For Him: 47 Skin’s Valentine’s Day gift guide
All gifts in this guide are sustainable, so you can show the world as well as your partner some love this Valentine’s Day
Imagine this: it’s midnight on February 13th and you realise you’ve forgotten to buy the special guy in your life an original gift for Valentine’s Day. You know you won’t have a second to get anything tomorrow, so you turn up to dinner hoping that he’s not bothered this year. But lo’ and behold there he is, gift and card in hand. He’s even got flowers.
Snap back to the present day, and you’ve actually still got all week to land the perfect gift that shows him what he means to you (and how cool you are). Don’t stress on where to look – here we’ve put together a top tier list of the best sustainable gifts for him that will not only win you brownie points but encourage him to live a little more consciously, too. We advise ordering sooner rather than later; you don’t want to miss out!
Patagonia Men’s Fitz Roy Horizons Uprisal Crew Sweatshirt
Simple and stylish, name a guy that this Patagonia sweatshirt wouldn’t look good on – we’ll wait? And that’s not even the best part about buying your other half new clothes this Valentine’s Day, the best part is that you can borrow them! Made using 10.8 plastic bottles and 0.6 pounds of cotton scrap, this 95% recycled crew neck is a must have. £65, eu.patagonia.com
47 Skin ‘For Him’ Valentine’s Serum
A daily essential that he didn’t know he needed but won’t want to live without. Our ‘For Him’ serum is designed to be light and hydrating on the skin whilst working its 47 magic on any unwanted blemishes. After just a few uses he will have a glowing complexion that rivals’ years of expensive facials. Delivered in a re-fillable glass dispenser, we’re offering our best-selling product with a Valentine’s red bow and FREE muslin bag. Down from £29 and selling fast, buy it today and he’ll wear it forever. £27
Frank Green Reusable Coffee Cup
If he’s a caffeine lover with a sophisticated flair, look no further than this sleek reusable Frank Green coffee cup. You can customise these any way you want from choosing the size to the colour meaning it can match his personality perfectly. What’s more, in as little as 15 uses of this he’ll be able to offset the environmental impact it took to make it. So, that’s in one work week, right? From £22.99, frankgreen.com
Clean Reserve Avant Garden Galbanum & Rain Eau De Parfum
If a weekend getaway to the great French outdoors is a little on the pricey side, this is the next best thing. Conjure up the illusion with rich aromas of patchouli, cedarwood and white moss teamed with spicy top notes that make this Eu De Parfum sexy and brimming with confidence. This woody green fragrance is made using only eco-friendly ingredients and will have you unable to resist your man, so in that way it’s a present for you, too. £129.00, spacenk.com
Haeckels Pluviophile Rain Candle
With the aroma of Petrichor (meaning rain on dry earth), this candle is described as distinctive in scent and oh so calming. Set in a thick glass surround with eco-friendly soy wax and a high-quality cotton wick - once lit, this baby can burn for 40 hours. Candle lit dinners all week, anyone? £55.00, haeckels.co.uk
House of Marley Get Together Bluetooth Speaker
If his Spotify is the soundtrack to his life, he should own an impressive speaker. House of Marley’s ‘Get Together’ Bluetooth speaker is perfect for playing some of your favourite tunes on the evening of the 14th. The natural bamboo front and back panels not only support the welfare of our planet but also look pretty cool, you must admit! £149.99, thehouseofmarley.co.uk
Thoughts Classic Bamboo Boxers and Socks Gift Set
No-one can deny that getting a new pair of underwear or socks isn’t a guilty pleasure for most adults – so why not give him both. This Classic Bamboo Boxers and Socks gift set is the perfect little gesture to let him know that you care about what’s going on underneath his clothes… Made using certified organic cotton and bamboo fibres, this set is sweet and super affordable. £26.00, wearethought.com
COS Padded Wash Bag
Practical, useful and underrated – a wash bag is great gift for any guy because let’s face it, he won’t buy himself one. Perfect for travelling or just making your bathroom look a little more organised, this wash bag by COS is made with technical fabric and lined with 100% recycled polyester. Sustainable and a safe bet! £45, cosstores.com
47 Skin ‘For Him’ Valentine’s Day Gift Set
The gift of good skin is priceless, so why not go the whole way and give him a skin set of dreams. We’ve teamed our above ‘For Him’ serum with our ‘Regenerative’ face mask to offer a Valentine’s set that will leave him fresh faced and fearless. Worth £68, we package all our products in environmentally friendly materials, and these come with a complimentary 47 Skin gift box. You don’t even need to wrap it! Available at just £59 (was £68)
Gift Guide by Lauren Wallace.
Nice selection of valentines gifts!