Gifting in Glass this Christmas
This year, why not skip the last-minute shopping trip and give those closest to you a present with meaning? We've rounded up some of the best gifts in glass on the web.
Not only will they be the envy of all their friends with one of these unique glass gifts, but you can also rest easy, knowing you’ve done your bit to make Christmas more sustainable. Read on to find the best recycled glass gifts money can buy…
Source: Refresh Glass
1. A self-watering planter
Even the most green fingered amongst us are sometimes guilty of neglecting our house plants. Never water your plants again with this amazing self-watering planter made from recycled glass bottles.
Source: ShifflettStudios, Etsy
2. Recycled Wine Bottle Trays
Show off your love of wine to the world with these repurposed wine bottle trays. Perfect for all appetizers from olives to cheese and crackers – your guests will love these unique utensils.
3. Champagne Bottle Clock
It’s always champagne o’clock with this glamorous piece. Tell the time in style with this striking timepiece made from a recycled champagne bottle.
4. Lightbulb earrings
Eureka! These fashion-forward yet sustainable earrings are the perfect gift for your style-conscious loved one.
Source: Uncommon Goods
5. Wine Bottle Bird Feeder
Delight your animal-loving friends and family by being kind not only to your local birds, but also to the planet, with this upcycled wine bottle-turned-bird feeder.
6. Wine Scented Candles
What’s better than wine and candlelight? Wine-scented candles of course! Make your home smell like your favorite beverages with these candles made from recycled bottles.
7. Wine Bottle Storage jars
The perfect gift for your organised, yet environmentally-conscious, friend, these storage jars made out of repurposed glass bottles will revolutionise the way you store food.
8. Recycled glass nightlight
Delight the little ones in your life with this adorable nightlight made from recycled glass, ensuring they always have sweet (and sustainable) dreams.
9. Recycled Glass Bottle Lamp
Give new life to a used bottle by using it to light the cold winter nights of January with this unique lamp.
Source: materialophie, Etsy
10. Melted Bottle Spoon Rest
Serve up a storm in the kitchen whilst doing your bit to protect the planet with this stylish piece – the ideal gift for a keen cook with a penchant for unique kitchen accessories.
There you have it: proof you don’t have to sacrifice quality in order to give environmentally-friendly gifts this Christmas. Which one is your favourite?
Gift glass this Christmas, because it’s the only material that never goes out of style.