Christmas is a time for festive treats, the feeling of goodwill in the air, and the anticipation of gift giving. But after Christmas day has been and gone, we all have one thing in common: a mountain of used Wrapping Paper! If you’re like us, and you’re committed to helping the environment, ditching it in a bin just isn’t a conceivable option. So, what can we do to contribute to the environment and make of this beautiful time a caring one? Read this article and find the best eco- friendly gifts made out of recycled paper for the people you love. Give not only a present but also a value with it.
If you want to learn more about reducing and recycling, this article is for you: Reduce, Reuse & Recycle: What does it Mean, How to put it in Motion
It is time for these amazing eco- friendly tags just perfect for your entrepreneur friend. This paper is made from 100% office, notebook, and printer papers that I have collected and recycled myself. The only ingredients are paper and water!
This paper is good to use with:
pen, colored pencil, ink, highlighter, marker, acrylic paints, pencil, computer printer
Christmas is a time for festive treats, the feeling of goodwill in the air, and the anticipation of gift giving... But after Christmas day has been and gone, we all have one thing in common: a mountain of used Wrapping Paper! If you’re like us, and you’re committed to helping the environment, ditching it in a bin just isn’t a conceivable option.
Planting the cards is a great, fun project for kids- teaching them about recycling, composting, seeds, and plants.
All cards contain wild flower seeds containing a mix to attract pollinators like butterflies and humming birds.
Each pack of 10 cards comes bundled in twine with (or without) craft brown envelopes. Cards have the Stamped Tree design on one side and has blank space on the opposite side for a message, along with a line that says, "Plant this card. Grow wild flowers."
These cut edge cards of handmade paper containing 100% recycled fiber content with added larkspur flowers and a North American wildflower seed mix. Wildflower seed blends tolerates partial shade; needs 4 hours a day of direct sunlight and grows to about 3'. Seeds include:
This blend is specifically designed for safe propagation in many growing zones.
This is a perfect little notebook to keep in your purse, backpack, car or nightstand. Jotting down your ideas and lists that pop up throughout the day. Writing out what we are thinking is so beneficial...(and helps us not to forget!). Buy on Etsy
Stylishly sustainable and instantly eye-catching, our recycled newspaper bowls are perfect for showing off your home and making a difference at the same time. Made from 100% recycled newspaper our beautifully colorful bowls add a touch of rustic elegance to any room
As each bowl is made from recycled newspaper it means that each bowl is unique and will come with its own set of color combinations. Buy on Etsy
Eco wallet.These products are made of 100% ecological material - washable paper,
sewing paper, sewing craft, all the same. Made from environmentally
friendly cellulose fiber and natural latex 100% vegan. You can wash,
dry, iron, paint, embroider. Externally, it resembles skin, but does
not have animal products in its content.
This eco-friendly, super lightweight, cheerful, bohemian statement chunky bracelet is made of hundreds of paper disc beads, cut out of books in a unique combination of circular book paper discs with colorful paper. Buy on Etsy
This is a complete paper making kit! Mould, Deckle, 2 screens, 4 couches (drying cloths) and wooden press bar, along with complete, detailed instructions!
A list of additives has also been included to be added for fun. It is good idea to recycle your junk mail and have fun with colored papers!
This is also a great project to do with kids too. Buy on Etsy
In the past, I didn’t honestly pay much attention to buying sustainable gifts for my loved ones. Only when my friend became a zero-waster did I start thinking, what can I get her?I started looking into gifts for earth lovers, and I was blown away by the offer!
With the given information in mind, choose at some great eco-friendly gifts made out of recycled paper and surprise your beloved ones!
If you're interested in different eco- friendly options for this Christmas, read: Best Eco-friendly Gifts Made of Recycled Plastic Bottles