10 Eco Friendly Gifts for Mother’s Day

 

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and many of you must be fretting over the perfect gift for your dearest mum. It is even more challenging for those finding a sustainable gift for eco mummies.

Well, Coopita is here to solve your worries!

We have carefully curated a set eco-friendly gift ideas that are functional, stylish, unique and comes with a story behind them - something they would love!

Each of these amazing handcrafted products are either upcycled, eco-friendly or made in small batches, making them sustainable! Also, every product you buy goes a long way in providing livelihood support to skilled artisans across Asia.

So what are you waiting for! Check out our complete Mother’s Day Collection here.

Scroll down for a list of our top 10 picks, go ahead and do some guilt free shopping!

This Mother’s day, gift Mum and Mother Earth a little something!

 

1. Upcycled Plastic Laptop Bags

For the working mum, this stylish laptop bag is exactly what she needs! Each laptop bag is made from 50 – 60 plastic bags, which are upcycled and hand woven by artisans in Western India into this sturdy bag!

 

Price: SGD 50

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2. Brass Bracelets

Craft lovers will love this for the interesting craft history behind this bracelet! It is handcrafted using the Dhokra technique, earliest method of non-ferrous metal casting ever known to human civilization. Handmade by artisans in Eastern India, these bracelets combines an ancient technique with modern designs. Furthermore, it is adjustable!

 

Price: SGD 20

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3. Hamsa Necklace

Show your love to your mum by gifting her the Hamsa; an ancient symbol of protection that represents blessings, power and strength. Handcrafted by skilled artisans in western India, The Hamsa necklace is gold plated on sterling silver and is a fusion of spirituality and minimalism.

 

Price: SGD 50

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4. Ceramic Rings

This might look like an ordinary ring, but you will never guess what it used to be in its previous life.... A doorknob! It is upcycled from old doorknobs so each of them are different! Handcrafted in western India, this ceramic ring is adjustable! Something for eco warriors to flaunt while being stylish. Creative yeah?

 

Price: SGD 20

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5. Tree Bark Pouch

Pouch made from tree bark? How much more eco can it get! This pouch is made from ethically and sustainably sourced tree barks originating from Sulawesi in Indonesia. While bark cloth fabrics have been used even before cotton fabrics, natural dyeing with Indigo and morinda adds to the uniqueness of these pieces. All pieces are one of a kind, so get yours today!

 

Price: SGD 60

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6. Lip Balms

A lip balm is perfect gift for the mum that has been constantly nagging at you, till her lips turned dry. Made by the Toda Tribe in Southern India, this lip balm has been made using beeswax, naturally occurring essential oils and fruits. What’s your flavour of choice!

 

Price: SGD 10

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7. Frequency rings

Unpolished and set in their original cut, each stone is unique in size. The stones are believed to each have its own vibration. An example is the black tourmaline stone serving as a protection against negative energy.  All rings are adjustable and handcrafted in western India.

 

Price: SGD 50

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8. Reversible Necklace

 

For the quirky mum, she will love this unique necklace. It is handcrafted at home in Singapore by our local maker from recycled textile waste. This can even be worn as a headband, all up to mum’s creativity! Also, this necklace has a lifetime repair warranty so no worries about over wearing it!

 

Price: SGD 49

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9. Upcycled Plastic Yoga Bag

A must have for all yoga mums out there! This uniquely made bag is different from elsewhere! No bag design is same due to the availability of raw material and it being handmade. No fear of being seen with the same bag as others! It is also waterproof due to its material, upcycled plastic.

 

Price: SGD 50

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10. Twin Set

 

Last but not least, what is a Mother’s Day celebration without twinning clothes! For mums who love to show off family love, this twin set is perfect. Who wouldn’t know that those are her kids in these!

 

Price: SGD 27-72

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Have a look at the rest of the Mother's Day Collection here!