2011 Green Holiday Gift Guide

DIY: How to Make an Enchanting Terrarium Necklace to Keep or Give as a Gift!

DIY: How to Make an Enchanting Terrarium Necklace to Keep or Give as a Gift!

If you're looking for a beguiling homemade gift that will enchant your favorite plantophiles, look no further than this darling DIY terrarium necklace! You'll be surprised at how easy it is to make one

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DIY: How to Make Touchscreen Compatible Texting Gloves for iPhone or Droid

DIY: How to Make Touchscreen Compatible Texting Gloves for iPhone or Droid

When the weather outside is frightful, the last thing you want to do is pry your fingers from the warmth of your gloves just so you can text or check some emails. Luckily, with our easy texting gloves

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DIY: How to Make a Terrarium Christmas Ornament!

DIY: How to Make a Terrarium Christmas Ornament!

MATERIALS: - Moss, plants and/or twigs small enough to fit into your terrarium ornament - Some soil - Tweezers - Reusable glass ornament orb - A ribbon (we used one from an old gift box - A chain or

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Last Minute Green Holiday Gift Guide: DIY Gifts, Gifts of Time and More!

Last Minute Green Holiday Gift Guide: DIY Gifts, Gifts of Time and More!

With Hanukkah currently taking place and Christmas eve just one night away, we're officially down to the gift giving wire! If you haven't had much time to chip away at your holiday list, or have simply

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10 Green Living Books That Make Great Last Minute Gifts

10 Green Living Books That Make Great Last Minute Gifts

Edible Front Yard by Ivette Soler Housing Reclaimed by Jessica Kellner Urban Homestead by Kelly Coyne and Erik Knutzen Canning & Preserving by Ashley English Simply Organic by Jesse Ziff Cool and

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Last Minute Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Make Your Own Gifts

Last Minute Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Make Your Own Gifts

Anyone can go to a store, buy something, and wrap it in some festive paper, but if you really want to show your giftee that you put time and effort into your present, why not make it with your own two

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts of Time

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts of Time

If you hate standing in long lines or the thought of adding to the consumer-fueled craze of the holidays makes you queasy, then do one better for your friends and family by giving them the gift of your

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HOW TO: Make Personalized Photo Pillows for Your Friends and Family

HOW TO: Make Personalized Photo Pillows for Your Friends and Family

MATERIALS: - An old pillowcase or t-shirt - An iron-on transfer paper sheet (your can buy a whole pack for $34 or just a few pieces for $6 ) - Some old clothes or fabric to use as stuffing for your

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Animal Lovers, Vegans, & Compassionate Consumers

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Animal Lovers, Vegans, & Compassionate Consumers

If you've been searching high and low for an eco-friendly gift for the animal lover in your life, then look no further because we've rounded up a bounty of goods that are as kind to our furry (and not so

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts Under $20!

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts Under $20!

There's a reason they call it Black Friday; you have to drag yourself out of your house in the bleakest hours of the morn, battle a throng of savings-hungry zombies and pummel people American

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers

Some people live for the big gifts, but we're especially fond of the smaller gems that fill our stockings every year. For a sustainable holiday full of cheer, stuff those stockings with green gifts from

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GREEN HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: Gifts That Give Back

GREEN HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: Gifts That Give Back

While many of us will give and receive gifts this holiday season, an overwhelming number of people across the globe will find themselves in a much less fortunate situation. If you’ve been looking

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Handmade Gifts

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Handmade Gifts

Whether you make a gift yourself or purchase someone else's handiwork, handcrafted items always make for more meaningful presents than something that rolled off an assembly line. From coasters cleverly

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gadget Gifts

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gadget Gifts

Have someone on your holiday gift list that's gaga for gadgets? If so, we've got a whole lineup of eco electronics that will satisfy their techy cravings while helping them tread a little lighter on the

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for the Home

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for the Home

There's no place like home, so this holiday season help your friends and family turn their interior spaces into sustainable sanctuaries with some goods from our Gifts for the Home Holiday Guide. From a

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Girls

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Girls

This holiday season treat your little princess to the perfect present that not only delights her but also teaches her the value of sustainability. From awesome girl superhero pals to a dreamy eco

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts Under $50

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts Under $50

Just because the economy's in the gutter doesn't mean your holiday gifts have to be! We've got a whole slew of sweet green presents you can scoop up for just $50 or even less. From flourishing wall

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HOW TO: Make a Furoshiki Gift Wrap Satchel Out of an Old Shirt

HOW TO: Make a Furoshiki Gift Wrap Satchel Out of an Old Shirt

MATERIALS: - A long sleeved shirt. The thinner the shirt, the easier it will be to turn it into a satchel. - A gift to wrap (one that will fit in the center of your shirt with at least 6 inches or so to

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Mom and Dad

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Mom and Dad

They taught you how to ride a bike, housed you for the first 18 years of your life and, oh yeah, created you (though we'd rather not think about that part), so the the least you could do is get your

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Tots

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Tots

Dreaming of a green Christmas for your tot? The holiday season is a perfect opportunity to teach kids about sustainability with eco-friendly toys that preserve their health and the integrity of the

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: For Her

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: For Her

Moms, sisters, wives, and girlfriends can be hard to shop for, but fear not - we've got some great ideas for green holiday gifts for her this year. She listens, helps, flatters, sympathizes, loves and

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Guys

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Guys

Yes, football and television may be on the top of some men's holiday lists, but we think they just might drop their remotes for these fun green gifts we've picked out. From awesome recycled guitar straps

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for the Green Thumb

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for the Green Thumb

Whether you know someone with a blossoming flower garden, or someone who has yet to cross off “planting tomatoes” on their to-do list, give them a gift that will keep things growing this

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Eco Jewelry

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Eco Jewelry

If you're looking to give some bling to the person who puts a sparkle in your eye, we've got a dazzling array of eco-friendly, ethically made jewelry for you to choose from. From a polished bracelet made

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Customizable Gifts

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Customizable Gifts

This holiday season don't get lost in the mazes of aisles stocked with mass-produced products at big box retailers - opt instead for customizable green gifts that are every bit as unique as your friends

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7 Eco-Chic Holiday Gifts for Gadget Lovers

7 Eco-Chic Holiday Gifts for Gadget Lovers

Most of us have at least one gadget lover on our holiday list this year.  Since the actual electronics have bank-breaking potential, we prefer to give accessories to make their toys look unique.  We've

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Furry Friends

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Furry Friends

If you treat your pet like a child, or even your best friend, we know you'll be showering them with more than hugs and rubs this holiday season. We've found a slew of eco-friendly treats that are sure to

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Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Boys

Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Boys

Make your little drummer boy's heart skip a beat this Christmas with gifts that are sure to delight and inspire him. Whether the charming lad on your list loves art, construction, robots, cars, dinosaurs

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Are Green Gift Guides Destroying the Earth?

Are Green Gift Guides Destroying the Earth?

At Inhabitat, we've proud of our Green Holiday Gift Guide, and here's why: We've long believed that it's critical to encourage consumers to vote with their cash and support ethical businesses that make

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FlowFold iPad Sleeves Are Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles and Sailcloths

FlowFold iPad Sleeves Are Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles and Sailcloths

If you're looking for a green holiday gift for someone who already owns an iPad, check out these neat iPad sleeves. Each sleeve is made in Maine, USA from recycled materials like plastic bottles and

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