The holidays are quickly approaching, and as a business committed to sustainability, we feel passionate about sharing our love of not only earth and animal friendly cuisine, but goods as well. Check out our round-up of places to shop for sustainable gifts this season:
1. Magpie - 488 Amsterdam Ave, b/t W. 84th & 83rd Str
Located on the charming Upper West Side, Magpie was opened in 2012 and has a great assortment of ecofriendly home goods, gifts, jewelry, vegan accessories, toys, baby gifts, and stationary. With a mix of locally created goods and fair trade products from around the world, Magpie has something adorable and stylish for everyone on your list.
2. Lush - various locations
Lush offers soaps, perfumes, facial products, hair products and cosmetics, all of which are made without any animal products or animal testing, and 80% of which are made with only vegan ingredients. Lush supports ethical buying practices and all of their goods are handmade. With various locations around the city, it's a perfect place to pop in and pick up a beautiful gift for the beauty lover on your list.
3. Green in Brooklyn - 432 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn
Green calls itself a "one-stop shop" for those who live an eco-friendly lifestyle! And they truly are: from cleaning supplies, baby and toddler needs, coffees and teas, books, crafts, kitchen supplies, and recycled paper products, Green has it all.
The perfect gift for someone who could use a bit of pampering, The Green Spa NY offers ecofriendly spa treatments, as well as beauty products and organic skincare.
5. Beyond Sushi
Yup, your favorite NYC vegan restaurant has great holiday gifts, including gift cards and our new line of nut butters. Sweet and savory, nut butters make a wonderful, unique and tasty gift, and gift cards make the gift of healthy, nourishing food an easy choice.