Natural and Non Toxic Christmas Gifts for Kids and Teens
Cheap toys and gifts, especially those made from plastic are often very toxic. Made from cheap, nasty ingredients and mass produced in often unethical conditions, they also contribute to landfill.
I know that shopping for quality, non-toxic toys and gifts for kids takes more of an effort than just popping down to your local KMart.
I know that eco-friendly, non-toxic good quality toys made by small, ethical businesses cost more.
But I also know that our kids are worth it and so is our planet.
With that in mind, here are some of my top picks for natural and non toxic christmas gifts for kids and teens.
♥ Wooden Baby Gym
Both my kids adored hanging around under baby gyms! It meant I could get stuff done while they were entertained for a bit. I love this eco-friendly, non toxic version. Made from sustainable birch wood, certified organic cotton and sheep’s wool, it’s height adjustable and completely safe. You can also unclip the toys and use them elsewhere. Gorgeous!
Get them here.
♥ Wishbone Bike
So popular amongst our natural, new age mums, the Wishbone Bike is an award winning, NZ design, 3-bikes-in-1! It grows with your child from a push along to a balance bike aimed to take them straight to a pedal bicycle with no need for training wheels.
Made from kiln-dried, preservative-free plantation birch/ash finished with eco friendly glues, certified organic cotton spare parts bag, recycled packaging printed with non-toxic inks.
Get it here.
♥ No Nasties Play Make Up
No Nasties make a range of awesome non-toxic hair chalks, make up and face paint for kids. Kits include brushes, sponges and fun tattoos!
♥ Wooden Sandpit with Canopy
Made from sustainably sourced pine with a fabric canopy. When the kids get older, use it as a veggie garden!
Check it out here.
New lunch boxes are a totally legit Christmas gift!! The Yumbox is another firm favourite amongst our natural new age mums. It’s affordable, leak proof and free of any nasty BPAs and phalates. It is also dishwasher safe and easy to clean and pack – no little containers needed.
See the whole range here.
♥ Lily Lolo Giftset
My daughter said I must put this in the gift guide! She loves this non-toxic range of makeup by Lily Lolo. There are a few different gift sets but this one covers you for eyes, lips and cheeks and it’s in a cute gift box.
Get Lily Lolo natural makeup online here.
♥ Boho Organic Henna Kit
A kit to design and paint your own henna tattoos! Certified Organic henna with 100% natural ingredients, the kit comes with everything you need including stencils.
Check it out here.
♥ Bamboo Phone Stand
Bamboo stand to charge phones and store watches and bits and pieces. Handmade in Australia! See the whole range here.
Where to shop:
Biome Eco Stores for all things good for the planet
Emporio Organico for a huge range of eco and lux gifts
Etsy for all things handmade, unique and beautiful
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