Rethink Mother’s Day
with Recycled & Upcycled Giving
Shopping for the moms in your life? Why not give back to your Mother Earth while you’re at it? We have a few suggestions for sustainable gifts that upcycle existing materials and create less waste.
For the statement jewelry lover
Vibrant and cheerful jewelry made from upcycled metal and plastics.
For a wardrobe that needs some love
NC-based personal stylists who help clients put together new outfits and find a fresh look.
For the candle connoisseur
Each candle includes wildflower seed paper to transform the jar into a beautiful flower pot once the candle has burned away.
For the practical shoe devotee
Rothy's turns recycled, single-use plastics into attractive, timeless and durable flats.
For the sentimental mom of young kids
Custom children’s attire made
from loved ones’ old dress shirts.
For the forever-shopping fashionista
A subscription clothing service from online secondhand retailer, ThredUp.
For the sentimental mom of grown-up kids
Turn well-loved garments into nostalgic keepsakes, like a memory blanket.
For a good old fashioned bouquet
The Good Trade explains how to choose a more responsible bouquet.