Finding the perfect gift for your loved ones that are both meaningful + plastic-free is easy-as-pie with our Eco friendly Christmas gift guide!

Gifting season is here, I have been prepping this Eco friendly Christmas gift guide for weeks and am so happy with the range we can bring to you guys! What’s inside? Check out our range of Australian handmade and eco friendly gift ideas and decor!

We’ve made sure that the materials used are sustainable, natural and most items are reusable so there’s something sustainable for everyone!
All are packaged sustainably with either recycled or eco friendly and plastic-free packaging!

Take a look at the best hand-picked, handmade and homemade gift ideas for the whole family to enjoy without the waste this Christmas!
Feel free to steal these great ideas and give them a go if you like to shop from home, support Australian handmade and get making, then this is the gift guide you’ve been waiting for!

*Cue the jingling bells, gather the children, phone your friends*
it’s about to begin!

Sustainable Stocking Fillers

Eco friendly stocking stuffers made from ethical and natural materials and produced locally will help reduce the amount of plastic waste this silly season.
By shopping local, you’re providing small business owners with some much-needed support and reducing the emissions used in posting products out!
We’ve searched far and wide to bring you a curated selection of stocking stuffers that won’t cost the earth!

Looking for small presents to fill those Christmas stockings? Or perhaps you have a Secret Santa gift and want something sustainable?
Shop small and handmade with this hand-picked selection of Australian made gift ideas all with Free shipping!

View our sticking fillers here

koala eco stickers

Eco friendly Stickers

Eco stickers for your planner, journal, laptop, Ipad or as little gifts- Yes please!
The perfect little stocking stuffer, you could even include these in you reusable Christmas crackers!
Printed and designed locally in NSW on matte paper, these eco stickers are a wonderful and Plastic-free sticker with easy-peel design.
These are available in sheets and singles in our Áustralian Native Animals” Brand new range.
Check them out here

Eco crayons

These Eco Crayons are naturally made and easy to hold for little ones of all ages to enjoy creating masterpieces with!
These natural crayons by Eco Crayons are the perfect gift for the little ones for so many reasons!
They are plant based and coloured with vegetables, roots, seeds and flowers making them completely sustainable, taste safe and 100% cute!!
View them here


Paint your own Plaster Ornaments

Handmade PYO Christmas ornament plasters are here! With a variety of shapes that are ready to hang, each comes with a Bamboo Handle Paintbrush, Non-toxic and washable acrylic paints and a recyclable favour bag making them a wonderful and sustainable pick!! Perfect for end of school gifts for friends too.

Handmade in the Hunter Valley with incredible detail and fast delivery, it’s easy to see why these Pm Plaster Craft activity packs and party favours are one of our Partyora customer favourites!

Offers:10% off from 1st Nov -30Th Nov- discount automatically applied. View the range by PM Plaster Craft here

Sensory Play Bases

Natural sensory bases made from real MUD and available in EarthFizz, Playdough powder and Eco slime are here to get messy with! 

We can’t think of a better way to spend time learning through play sustainably! Just add water to begin creating.
These make for some wonderful sensory play activities or are great as eco gift ideas.

View the range by Muddly Puddly Laboratory on the site here

Handmade Pencil Toppers

These sweet little felt pencil toppers are created with such intricately detailed embroidery and come with either coloured or lead pencils, a great way to help inspire their creativity. Handmade in Australia, these are the perfect little addition to their Christmas Eve box!
View them here

hippo bath bomb for kids

Animal shaped Bath bombs

Watch these bath bombs bubble and fizz for the best bath time experience!
Loaded with essential oils, these animal-shaped bath bombs make a wonderful and sustainable gift option!
Each of these bath bombs are made with naturally derived and skin safe ingredients and scents, PLUS Each one is wrapped sustainably using sugarcane bio wrap and paper tape, tissue paper and twine too!
View them here

Grow seeds party favour

Grow seed and affirmation cards gifts

A little bag full of mindfulness, these grow seeds bags and affirmation card bags are a sweet gift for your little wildling.
Mindful gifts help little ones become more self-aware and help them calm down and decompress.

You can view our range from Seeds of tomorrow here

Eco Christmas Decorations

Single-use Christmas decorations that break easily, only to end up in the trash are a total waste!
Imagine decorating your home with pieces that are made to last and look and feel luxurious too! Our handmade range of Christmas decorations is made from natural, raw and sustainable materials making them the perfect eco friendly Christmas decor!

Felt Chrsitmas Bunting
Christmas tassel garland

Eco Christmas Buntings & Garlands

Did you know our range of fabric buntings and garlands are
Reusable ✔️
Handmade in Australia ✔️
Can be customised by our design team ✔️
Sustainably packaged✔️

View our gorgeous range from The Little Shindig Shop here

Earth friendly Christmas Ornaments

Decorate your tree with personalised and handmade ornaments!
Whether it’s baby’s First Christmas, the family or as a gift for a grandchild, family member or friend, these handmade Ornaments are designed and handmade in Australia with a range of gorgeous styles available

These Kai and Co Studio wooden ranges with personalisation are available here

christmas eco confetti

Eco friendly Confetti

Eco friendly confetti makes every celebration that extra bit AMAZING without the guilt!
Use it to make Christmas cards, scatter on the Christmas table to decorate your festive spread and throw it in the air for the most beautiful and natural confetti portraits!
We have hand punched Gum leaf confetti and sustainable tissue paper eco confetti available for your festive celebrations!
View them here:

Eco gift wrap

It is so easy to make some simple swaps this Christmas to keep it low waste when it comes to wrapping gifts, here are some more ideas for you to save for later!

*Reuse last years Christmas gift bags, Xmas wrap or brown paper to wrap gifts with paper or washi tape.
*Paper and tissue paper from parcel packaging is also great!
*Cardboard Boxes from any online deliveries could easily be painted or decorated and are great for those really big gifts!
*Tote bags or shopping bags-simply tie handles in a bow and you’re done- presto!
*Good ol’ newspaper, make it fancy with ribbon or string!
*Scarves/tea towels – Wrap furoshiki style ( The Japanese way of gift wrapping with fabric ) google will show you the various ways!
*Pillowcases, as Santa sacks, pop your gift inside and tie a ribbon around the top, this is a great alternative for bigger gifts!
*Fabric gift wrap/ bags like those available on our site, all handmade in Australia so you’ll be supporting local businesses too!
View our ranges by Hello SnowGlobe and Gift Me Again here:

Teachers gifts

Eco friendly Teacher Gift Ideas

Here are some Teacher Gift card ideas for you to use!

*A Truly Amazing Teacher is Hard to Find, Difficult to part with, and impossible to forget!
*I was lucky to have a teacher as wonderful as you are!
*Teacher, you have helped shape me to be the person I am today, Thank you!
*When the world needed everyone to stay apart, you helped make school and homeschooling, a special place to be.
*I may forget some of the things you said, but I will never forget the way you made me feel.
*For your kindness, patience and understanding, and most of all your words of encouragement!

Take a look at some of our Teacher Gift ideas here:

Floral Cotton Tote bags!

One gift that teachers would adore are these fabric tote bags!
These tote bags are perfect for running errands and for going to the beach or pool. Made with the prettiest floral fabrics and long handles, these can hold lots and lots of goodies inside. Fully lined with matching 100% Cotton fabric.

View the Jorgi and Co range here

Want to make some Healthy Gingerbread men? View this recipe by Well Nourished here

Christmas Baking

Looking to create some extra special memories this Christmas?🎄
.Let’s make it extra sweet with our Christmas baking range below!

eco christmas cutter

Eco Christmas cutters

All your favourite Christmas shapes in one delightfully eco friendly pack! These eco cutters are made from recycled sawdust and are biodegradable, use them to bake some Christmas cookies for the family this year!
View the Kinfold Pantry range here

Christmas Cookie Baking Kits

These kits contain everything you need to make your own cookies like a pro! Only the very best natural and organic ingredients are used and best of all, everything in these boxes is either biodegradable or recyclable!
Take a look at the range by Easy Peasy Cakes here

Donut Create and Decorate Kits

 Bake and Decorate Donut party kits are a fun activity to keep the kids entertained and be part of the festive traditions!
⁣Create the most perfectly decorated donuts and best of all with eco friendly packaging! ⁣

Grab your Hungry Homer Donut Kits here

Cake and Dessert toppers

Get into the Christmas spirit and bake with your family this Christmas! Create memories to last a lifetime with sustainable Christmas Cake toppers that can be reused each year!

View the range here

Christmas Tablescape Ideas

Decorating a Christmas spread can be easier than you think, Reusing what you already have such as vases, tablecloths, napkins and plates will give it that vibe. Using fresh florals and Greenery will add so much to the setup and can also be used in between platters of food.
Some Reusable Christmas Crackers can be filled with
* little handmade crowns
*festive jokes
* eco friendly stickers
*foil wrapped chocolates.

View our Reusable Bonobons By The Good Life with Amy French here

Something to wear

A sweet little gift idea for your little Princess! These Yarn wigs are handmade and so adorable, they are a really special gift Idea for those little ones who love to dress up for Christmas! Inspired by Disney Princess’s, these are a special keepsake for them to treasure!

View the Little princess Locks range here

Handmade Dino tails

Do you have a little Dino Lover in the house? These Clip-on Dinosaur Tails will have them stomping around the house and being totally roarsome!
View the Schooza range of Australian made dressups and crowns here

Thank you for choosing small and handmade this Christmas!

You can view the Christmas gift guide we have put together here

Take a look at our Pinterest Board for more Eco Christmas Inspo here