It’s December, and you know what that means—time to revel in the festive spirit with friends and family. Gift swapping, binge-watch favorite Netflix or Prime shows and movies, plenty of hot cocoa, and my personal favorite, candy canes!
If you haven’t prepped for the upcoming Christmas and New Year’s Eve parties or need to buy some eco-friendly, handmade gifts for your loved ones, check out our list of the best products for December.
I admit it. Anything Italian leaves me weak-kneed, and this casserole from the Stile collection is no different. Sleek, elegant, minimalistic, this casserole has all the features I love! Made of high-quality 18/10 stainless steel, it boasts a heat-diffusing bottom and ergonomic handles. Grab one for yourself and for family and friends who love experimenting in the kitchen.
Shimmer and sparkle at your next dinner party with these beautiful 9.2-ounce martini glasses from the Spiegelau Willsberger Anniversary collection. They come in a set of 4 and are made of gorgeous crystal. They’re also dishwasher-safe, allowing for easy clean-up.
Nothing says Christmas more than a red tablecloth. Whether you have a backyard gathering or park picnic, this classic Mediterranean-style tablecloth will add a rustic charm to your celebrations. Made from 50% recycled cotton and free from harmful chemicals like dyes and softeners, it makes for a sustainable, eco-friendly gift.
The best part about winter nights is crawling into a warm bed and snuggling in cozy, plush comforters. And while we’re all for bright splashes of colors, white has its advantages—it will match everything from your decor to bedding linen, walls, and furniture. This 100% cotton sateen comforter is filled with European white goose down to give you a luxurious experience every day.
If you’re planning to beautify your home for the New Year, start with this Santorini Lumbar Pillow. It not only looks gorgeous but is also great for your health. It supports your low back, and you can use it while sitting at your office or home desk, or on your couch in the living room.
This comfy blue throw pillow features a richly textured fabric that is hand-woven by artisans. This pretty little thing makes for a great gift, too. Keep a few extras around to give to your loved ones and share the love all around.
Light this elegant yet simple candle for Christmas. Its fresh, aromatic blend of fir, pine, and cherry bring in all the warm, festive vibes. Made from natural soy wax and individually hand-poured in glass jars, this mistletoe kiss candle is a stylish addition to any table or mantle in your home. The best part? It makes a wonderful last-minute chic present too!
Winter calls for snuggling with a blanket on the couch or simply curling up under a blanket in bed. This floral throw blanket is perfect just that. Its soft fabric is made of 100% natural cotton muslin, combining beauty with comfort and sustainability.
These pretty blue bowls handcrafted by fair-trade artisans in Bangladesh feature a classic, minimalistic design that will liven up any corner of your home. Perfect for hallway tables to store knick-knacks like keys and change to bathroom counters for soaps or towels. You could even use them as a centerpiece on your table with fruit. Available in a set of four, these bowls are sure to leave your guests impressed!
If you have a friend who just adores all things blue, this patterned mat should be at the top of your gifting list. Handmade from Ticog grass fibers and dyed with natural Buri palm leaves, it’s fabulously eye-catching and welcoming.
I love a room full of lush green plants, especially the hanging variety. But nothing ruins decor more than plastic chains and hooks. This is why I’m thrilled to introduce these gorgeous handmade plant hangers! They’re made of braided jute by fair-trade artisans in Bangladesh and feature a knotted bottom that acts as a sturdy base for your plants. They’re the perfect eco-friendly upgrade for your friends or loved ones who enjoy a little natural element in their homes.