Eco Gift Guide: For the Man About Town
For the ecofabulous man in your life, make sure to shower him with gifts that are just as stylish as they are environmentally conscious. For most of the items selected, he’ll never be able to tell they’re eco-friendly – he’ll just be impressed at your fashionable finds!
|Nau Riding Jacket:
British cowboy meets urban gentleman in this season’s hottest piece! Made of 100% recycled polyester, the jacket can be sent back to Nau and fully recycled at the end of its useful life – though its classic design will ensure that won’t happen for a long, long time ($200).
|Vegan All-White Low-Top Sneakers:
This traditional preppy look gets an eco-upgrade with these crisp white low-top sneakers from Autonomie Project. With 100% organic cotton canvas uppers and an FSC-certified natural rubber sole ($54).
|Oakley’s Recycled Sunglasses:
Made from excess material that comes from the manufacture of other eyewear, bamboo icon accents, and a storage bag made from 100% certified organic bamboo, these sexy sunglasses are easy on the eyes and the planet ($100).
|Suisse Urban Bag:
Created from recycled sails and Swiss Army blankets, this bag is ready to tackle anything in or outside city limits ($135).
Using sustainable materials like raffia straw, hemp, organic cotton and recycled polyester, this line of fedora’s is sure to turn heads ($39.50-$48.50).
Hand-crafted in an Indonesian farming village, this fashionable pocket compass is made of naturally harvested mahogany and sonokeling wood ($24).
|ARCONA Aftershave Tonic Pads:
With the launch of their new men’s line, we can’t wait to distribute ARCONA products to all the ecofabulous men in our lives – these aftershave tonic pads are a great introduction to a seriously effective skincare line ($28).
|Topo Ranch Saddle Up Tee:
Whether he’s more comfortable on a horse out at the ranch or cycling the city streets, he’ll love this super soft organic cotton tee from Topo Ranch ($36).
|Recycled Tire Wallet:
Handmade from discarded truck and car tire inner-tubes, these sturdy wallets are made by an El Salvadorian group providing employment for their community, fair living wages, training and job security ($29.95).
|Sprint Reclaim Phone:
For the texting and tweeting man in your life, consider the Reclaim phone from Sprint. This phone has everything you need including a camera, camcorder, gps navigation and plenty of social media apps, not to mention that it is made up of 80% recyclable materials ($279.99).