Happen to be attending any weddings in the next few months? If the thought of wrapping his & her oven mitts, a crockpot or the same ol’ champagne flutes makes you cringe, keep reading to discover fresh new takes on nuptial gifts!
Original Organics – Artisanal Bath Salts
These aromatherapeutic bath salts are perfect for newly weds. The fresh, springy scent of rose + lavender and healing properties of himalayan pink salt + chamomile add relaxation [and romance] to any soak. Most importantly, these all-natural salts are nontoxic, handmade in the USA, organic and cruelty free!
Milk & Honey Luxuries – Flatware
This isn’t your mother’s flatware… or is it? Each serving spoon, knife and fork have been reclaimed from vintage tea sets and hand stamped with wordplay phrases like “Namas’tay in Bed” and “Cereal Killer“. With over 100 different styles, sets and phrases to choose from, you’re sure to find a unique conversation piece the happy couple can chuckle about for years to come.
Cranberry Moon Farm – Woven Wool Blanket
Every couple needs a huge, cozy blanket for their new home and life together. These 100% Fibershed certified wool throws are handmade at the Cranberry Moon Farm in Massachusetts. At 48” x 78”, these blankets will keep them snug as two bugs in a rug.
Reclamation Etchworks – Hand Engraved Spirit Decanters
These decanter sets put a deco-inspired twist on cocktail hour. Upcycled from discarded liquor bottles from bars and restaurants in San Francisco, each bottle can be custom engraved with a message including the date +names of the newlyweds.
Rough Fusion – Concrete Spice & Salt Cellars
For the couple who has it all, you can’t go wrong with minimal, yet classy spice cellars. They not only bring a modern elegance to any setting, they are made by hand in Pennsylvania of natural concrete.
Made By Humans – Recycled Paper Vase
This eco luxe vase is a great way to say “Congrats!” without breaking the bank. The vase is made by hand of finely rolled recycled papers attached to a ceramic vase — creating a beautiful centerpiece that any artsy couple can appreciate.
Milk & Honey Luxuries – Personalized Cutting Board
Milk & Honey Luxuries – Personalized Cutting Boards
A monogrammed cutting board makes the perfect gift for a new couple. Handmade and engraved in Virginia, these solid maple boards are perfect as cheese boards for entertaining, to chopping [of course!] and simply looking great displayed in their kitchen.
Phoebe is from San Francisco, California and has lived in Manhattan for a year. She is studying Strategic Design & Management at Parsons School of Design, in her second year of their Bachelor of Business Administration program. When she’s not working on EcoHabitude’s blog or social media platforms, she loves to explore New York City rooftops, upcycle her clothes and learn new languages.
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