Want to shop ethically while also supporting a wildlife charity this festive season? Check out our picks for the best gifts and stocking fillers that also benefit nature and the environment… 🎅
The Wildlife Trusts
For those looking to make greener choices this Christmas, The Wildlife Trusts are offering a wide range of gifts and goodies, with all sales directly supporting the work of local Trusts caring for wild spaces and the creatures across the UK.
Wildlife Trusts Christmas Jumper (kids/adult sizes)
This Christmas beaver jumper can be worn all winter long and is printed on 100% organic cotton using renewable energy. The Wildlife Trusts have been at the forefront of bringing back this charismatic creature that’s brilliant at restoring wetlands. Selection of colours available, as well as a hoodie version.
Adopt an Animal
Whether you have a thing for owls or are crazy about otters, seals, hedgehogs or bats, there’s an adoption available for you! Money raised goes to support The Wildlife Trusts’ important conservation work.
For more wildlife-themed goodies from The Wildlife Trusts, go to www.wildlifetrusts.org/christmas-gifts
By shopping with the RSPB this Christmas you are choosing ethically sourced, environmentally friendly products, while also helping birds and wildlife. From a huge range of Christmas cards. calendars and diaries to garden products designed and tested by experts, you’ll find gifts and stocking fillers to suit everyone…
RSPB Illustrated Wildlife Diary
Keep track of all your appointments and comings and goings with this pretty, illustrated diary for 2022. This small but perfectly-formed diary is ideally sized for popping in a bag or keeping on a desk at home.
Inside each page is beautifully decorated with wildlife illustrations. The perfect gift!
Monopoly: RSPB Edition
Forget expanding your property empire and try turning your hand to conservation in this new, exclusive RSPB version of Monopoly. Work your way around the board, collecting bird sites, adding birdwatching hides and visitor centres as you go.
Suitable for ages 8 and up.
For more festive gift inspiration from the RSPB, visit shopping.rspb.org.uk/christmas-shop/
People’s Trust for Endangered Species
UK wildlife charity People’s Trust for Endangered Species is offering an eco-friendly range of gifts and stocking fillers this Christmas. Made from sustainable products that are locally and ethically sourced, 100% of all profits go directly to help wildlife in the UK and abroad.
Wildlife Seedball Boxes
Each of the six boxes is designed to attract a range of native wildlife to your garden or balcony, from hedgehogs to birds, bats and bees. Made in the UK, easy to plant and with simple instructions to plant come spring, fast forward 4-6 weeks and sprouts will start to appear, followed shortly by a myriad of wildlife!
Dormouse Embroidery Kit
Embroidery kits for beginners and experienced stitchers alike! The pre-printed fabric, DMC thread, wooden hoop, needle and 16 page ‘Guide to Embroidery’ booklet gives you everything you need to learn embroidery and create your own hoop art. Also available in hedgehog, butterfly, robin, otter and squirrel.
To find the perfect People’s Trust for Endangered Species gift for friends and family, visit https://shop.ptes.org
Main/this image: Handmade felt animal decorations from People’s Trust for Endangered Species