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14 eco-friendly gifts for everyone on your list this Christmas

If you’re hunting for last-minute for the perfect gifts, a visit to The Market Place, Morpeth, is the answer to your present prayers.

Written by Rachael Nichol
Published 17.12.2022

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Ok, so it’s just seven days and counting until Christmas.

The panic is real if you haven’t already sorted all your gifts out yet. But, as always, we’ve got you covered.

Alongside being one of our favourite spots for brunch, The Market Place is home to the most unique and eco-friendly gifts that’ll suit all your loved ones’ tastes this Christmas.

With over 20 independent lifestyle brands stocked here, half of which are local businesses, by doing your Christmas shopping at The Market Place, Morpeth, you will be supporting a small business and ultimately someone’s dream – especially as we’re sadly seeing a lot of local businesses struggling due to the cost-of-living crisis.

From hand-poured, vegan-friendly scented candles to artisan coconut bowl sets and sterling silver and gold-plated jewellery, The Market Place is the newest destination to buy all your festive gifts, all under one roof.

Daint Jewellery - From £12.00

Our very own HLN friend Daint Jewellery is stocked at The Market Place. From sterling silver and gold-plated rings to necklaces and earrings, who doesn’t love receiving new pieces of jewellery at Christmas? Make sure you check out Daint’s new gold collection – it’s gorgeous.

One Green Bottle - Stainless Steel Baby Bottle - £18.00

Want to treat a mum-to-be this Christmas? These 270ml stainless steel baby bottles are BPA/BPS free non-leaching polypropylene and are easy and safe to cool down and heat up.

WiseSip - Evermore Bamboo Toothbrushes - £16.95

If you’ve had a bamboo toothbrush before you’ll know that they can sometimes get mouldy – nobody wants that. That’s why WiseSip designed the Evermore Toothbrush with a stainless steel handle, replaceable bamboo heads and plant-based bristles.

Jobugs Candles - From £18.50

These hand-poured, vegan-friendly and cruelty-free candles are made from 100% natural products – soy wax, essential oils with ring-spun cotton and paper wicks. Plus, they’ll make your loved one’s home smell amazing.

The Bee & Botanist - Vase - £35.00

A great gift for the plant lovers in your life. This Morpeth florist’s shelves are always stocked with an array of plants and pots, filled with fresh, seasonal flowers and foliage and showcase some stunning statement vases like this bold bronze design.

Oat Avenue - Granola Butters - From £6.00

This granola butter is vegan, gluten-free, nut-free and refined sugar-free and is available in original, chocolate, chai spiced and raspberry. Think of granola in a spread form with a combination of a smooth and crunchy texture that can be enjoyed on porridge, toast and in smoothies.

Belle & Herbs - Jars - £5.00

Belle & Herbs makes kimchis, krauts, pickles and fermented foods in a jar, which you can try in The Market Place café too. These are ideal for improving gut health, which will boost the immune system, enhance brain function and mental well-being and calm IBS and eczema.

Zenoté - Luxury Bath Milks and Salts - From £16.00

If you’re relative loves to have a long soak in the bath, then check out Zenoté’s range of luxury bath milk and salts. Filled with pure essential oils creating an aroma-infused treatment, these products help enhance relaxation and restore balance.

 

 

 

The Market Place - Dried Food Goods - From 1p (dependant on weight)

Think cereals, rice and pasta, The Market Place’s refillable station has everything you need at an affordable price, as owner Imogen price matches with local supermarkets every week.

H!P Chocolate - Oat Milk Chocolate - £2.99

If you’re loved one is a chocolate lover then look no further than H!P Chocolate. This a new sustainable, plant-based chocolate brand that produces delicious, creamy chocolate from a slave-free supply chain. An indulgent chocolate bar, made with oat milk filled and unique flavour combinations that are all totally vegan friendly.

UpCircle - Face Scrub - £14.99

Looking for a gift for a beauty queen? This natural face scrub formulated for all types of skin with rosehip, sweet orange and lemon verbena essential oils is ideal. From soothing redness and irritation to helping to tone the skin and exfoliating properties to help acne, this is great for treating winter skin.

Zero Waste Club - Eco-friendly Household Products - From £2.50

From dishwashing soap to biodegradable sponges and coconut dish scrubbers, The Market Place stocks a range of eco-friendly products from Zero Waste Club. Plus, these gifts can help your loved ones cut costs, such as their dryer balls which shorten the drying time of clothes.

Jungle Culture - Coconut Bowl Sets - £9.95

These eco-friendly original coconut bowl sets are hand-crafted by skilled artisan carpenters in Southern Vietnam. Each sustainable bowl is made from a real coconut and accompanied by a reclaimed wooden spoon and are great for making smoothie bowls and ramen bowls.

Sweet Revolution - Superblend Latte Mixes - £9.95

These are perfect for your loved one who is invested in a healthy lifestyle. The blends are created with premium organic ingredients, use wholefood ingredients that are free from refined sugar, gluten and caffeine and include adaptogens, superfoods and some amazing spices.

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