Ethical Christmas shopping guide – Great gifts for him

Natural Collection doesn’t just make sure to stock ethically-minded products; we strive to stock a varied selection of ethically-minded products to help give people more options.This thinking carries over to the Christmas season, where we’re prepared with a wealth of goodies that would make fine additions under any Christmas tree. For men, we have plenty of gifts for him, including stylish clothes, delicious spices, cool accessories and more beard oils than you can shake a razor at.

Click on some of these featured brands to see more of their products and make Christmas shopping easy-peasy.

Dashing threads

Clothes are the ideal gift for any man. Perhaps they need to attend a fancy soiree or badly need replacements for their raggedy old clothes. Maybe you just want to buy them something so they look presentable when you take them places. Whatever the reason, our fashion range is extensive and is full of incredible designs for all seasons. Take a look at our latest stock and give the gift of a hot, new look.

Patagonia

Patagonia’s range of fashion spans everything from shirts, jackets, trousers, backpacks and more. The amount of designs available means you can prepare for the seasons and give a truly stylish gift. This organic cotton Mojave khaki flannel shirt will keep him looking sharp all year round.

Marzipants

Sporting designs inspired by traditional Thai fisherman attire, Marzipants offer a unique selection of trousers for men and women. These full-length trousers are great for working out, performing martial arts or just lounging around the house – we’re guessing it’s probably the latter.

Thought

Socks and underwear are seen as the stereotypical bad present at Christmas, but Thought turns this on its head with their bamboo fabric boxers. Each pair has an incredible design, not to mention a comfy, snug feel. Treat him to the comfy bamboo boxers in this Explorer gift box.

For even more choice when it comes to men’s fashion, click here to browse everything that Natural Collection has to offer.

Silky smooth shaving and beard care

Both a thoughtful gift and a strong hint, shaving gels and razors are the perfect gift for the man with a dead rabbit hanging off his face. Natural Collection has plenty of luxurious ways to shave off that fuzz, with lotions, balms and after-shaves available to making shaving more comfortable and effective.

Leave no stubble unshaven with our shaving gear. Take a look at some of our recommended brands for shaving products and skin care.

Bluebeards Revenge

Bluebeards Revenge has men covered when it comes to shaving in luxury. Their after-shaves, beard oils and shaving equipment gives men a close shave with comfort and precision; not to mention an intoxicating musk. This scimitar razor provides a traditional shave with smooth-clean-shaven results.

Bulldog

As well as deodorants and skin care, Bulldog also have a wide variety of shaving gels and balms to keep their skin smooth and irritation free while they shave. For a smooth feeling, even after the closest of shaves, give him this Bulldog Original shave oil.

Good Day Organics

Maybe you’re in the other camp. Maybe you don’t want this man to shave off his glorious beard. Help him to preserve his magnificent jaw shrub with Good Day Organics. Their range of scented and non-scented beard oils will keep his beard looking its best. Keep him looking his best with this sharp dressed man gift set.

For more beard grooming solutions, click here to browse our full range of shaving products.

Exotic flavours for adventurous eaters

Does the man you’re buying for like to recklessly season their food? Are they the type that orders the hottest thing on the menu – regardless of what non-spicy ingredients are in the dish? Feed the culinary curiosity with some of the incredible seasonings and meal kits available at Natural Collection. We have mild, yet tangy, relishes, as well as some of the hottest chillies ever conceived by mankind, plus everything in between.

Edinburgh Preserves

These country kitchen-style preserves and condiments make a great addition to any kitchen, with plenty of spice to add a kick to meals. If the man you’re buying for has a taste for the hotter stuff, Edinburgh Preserves have a collection of hot and spicy sauces that will torch their tongues with taste.

Bim’s Kitchen

Each sauce and relish that comes out of Bim’s Kitchen is full of flavour; giving you an authentic taste of high-quality African cuisine. Natural Collection holds a set full of tangy African sauces and one dedicated to African relishes.

Spice ‘N’ Tice

Spice ‘N’ Tice help to guide people in the right direction when it comes to experimenting with food; providing easy-to-follow recipes with each delicious blend of spices. For any fans of heat, this World’s Hottest Chillies collection is sure to satisfy.

We have plenty of other festive foods that’ll work great as gifts or as a little something extra for the family after Christmas dinner. Check them out by clicking here.

Hair styling and skin care

Come Christmas Day winter will be well and truly upon us and will not go away until sometime in March, which means sensitive skin and limp hair are going to suffer. Equip the man in your life with some hair styling provisions to keep him looking less-than-unkempt while the winter winds howl. Natural Collection also offer a wealth of different moisturisers and massaging oils that help people feel comfortable in their skin.

These brands that we work with know how to keep men looking and feeling their best no matter the weather. Check out some of their amazing oils and hair styling products.

Scaramouche & Fandango

Scaramouche and Fandango pride themselves on their luxurious hair and skin care products that come completely free of parabens or animal-derived ingredients. Their strong-hold pomade and clay keeps hair held in place even in the most hostile winter blizzards.

PHB Ethical Beauty

On top of their lavish soaps and cosmetics products, PHB Ethical Beauty has a special Gentlemen’s range; offering soaps, shampoo, eye gel and more. Get him cleaned up with this bottle of Gentlemen’s Body Wash.

Mount Purious

Mount Purious create soothing massage oils that are completely free of parabens or SLS, making them the ideal gift for anyone with sensitive skin. You can also get body moisturisers with starflower and lavender scents.

For a more comprehensive list of our hair holders and skin moisturisers, check out our full range by clicking here.

Sophisticated accessories

Smartphones may be the pocket-watches of a new generation, but there’s no denying the suave and sophistication of a finely made watch. Natural Collection caters to fans of faux leather with animal friendly watches, wallets and bags that are both practical and stylish.

Here are some brands to look out for when shopping for a gift that’ll add a great finishing touch to a man’s look.

Wills London

For a vegan follower of fashion, Wills London offers a great selection of animal-friendly smart wear. On top of fashionable wallets, we also stock a handsome belt and a dapper pair of smart dress shoes – both made out of animal-friendly faux leather.

Votch

Votch watches go great alongside a smart dress shirt or jacket; available in plenty of colours and different designs. The straps are all made of faux leather too, mixing a traditional look with a modern clock-face design. This item from the Classic Collection is a perfect example of this.

Matt & Nat

Matt & Nat specialise in making vegan leather products for both men and women, with a varied selection ranging from passport sleeves and wallets, to briefcases and backpacks. This passport sleeve will let anyone travel in style.

This is just a taster of the accessories that we stock. For a full breakdown of our range of accessories, click here.

Make your Christmas very merry

We have plenty to choose from when it comes to gift ideas – so many, in fact, that we’ve only barely scratches the surface with this post. Check out our gift guide section to gain some inspiration this season for what to buy the men in your life. Why not try looking in our vegan gifts section?

If all else fails you can always give them a bumper pack of organic beers to help spread the Christmas cheers.