12 Christmas gifts that give back

December 02, 2019

Feel good while giving this Christmas.


We know this time of year can get a little chaotic, it's easy to get wrapped up in over-buying and it can be hard to find a moment to give back.


So we've made it a little easier for you this year. 


Shop our consciously curated gift guide and find something for everyone whilst making a difference.


1. Food parcel for a refugee - gift Card or eCard


For: The person who has everything




Sometimes it can be hard to know what to buy.


Especially if you're still in search of something thoughtful and it's Christmas Eve.


Why not give a food parcel that will brings people together around the dinner table and create a sense of home this winter?



2. I'm with Greta tote bag


For: The eco-warrior




Looking for an affordable gift for that earth conscious friend?


This bag is made from salvaged 40% pre-consumer polyester and 60% post-consumer cotton, which would otherwise have gone to landfill. 


Support Greta Thunberg and the climate with this recycled tote bag.



3. Silver hoops with gold star earrings


For: The jewellery lover


From £36


A luxurious gift for a fashion forward loved one.


These sterling silver and 14ct Gold hoops would make a luxurious gift for your fashion-forward friends and loved ones.


Packaged in a beautiful baby pink box, these arrive ready to gift! 


4. Robin bamboo travel mug


For: Someone whose always on the move!




An exclusive robin design for the British Red Cross by Caroline Armstrong.


This travel mug is not only cute but environmentally friendly, made from sustainable bamboo.


Perfect for those who are environmentally conscious friends who are always on the move. 



5. Hare set of 2 boxed mugs


For: The tea lover




This pair of fine china mugs comes handily presented in a beautiful box.


Designed exclusively for the British Red Cross, these hare design mugs would make the perfect gift.


(You could even pair them with our matching tea towel!)




6.  Warm clothes or a school uniform for a young refugee - gift card or eCard


Because your Mum doesn't need another scarf.




Send a personalised gift card that will cover the cost of a set of new warm clothes for a refugee.


Making sure they’re wrapped up warm or kitted out for their first day at school.


Our range of gifts of kindness have been carefully selected by our refugee services team as items and services that people urgently need.


7. Grow up slowly baby-grow


For: Little ones and new parents




This super cute 100% cotton babygrow with a snail illustration would make a wonderful present for new parents and their little one!


Screen printed by an independent maker in the UK, this babygrow is available in pink too.



8. DIY face mask set


For: The natural beauty lover




This Natural certified Face Mask Set comes with two exfoliating facial powders & one pure organic honey to use as a base.


A lovely and unique present for someone who loves a good pamper.





9. Busy B 2020 calendar


For: The one whose always busy




Make 2020 their year to be organised with this beautifully designed Busy B diary.


A6 sized, this calendar will come in handy for those who are always on the go.


10. FanFan silk tie


For: The design-savvy




These handmade luxury silk printed ties make the perfect gift, arriving in a beautiful tie box.


Each tie is handmade by an independent maker in Macclesfield, the home of silk in the UK.



11. Dream big cloud pin


For: The dreamers




These cute enamel cloud pins come in blue or yellow.


 Each pin badge comes backed onto a card, great for gifting.



12. Support local - eCard


For: When you've left it a little too late...


From £10


Sometimes life gets in the way. Our eCards not only make the perfect last minute gift, but they can help change someone's life.


Support your local Red Cross services and gift something that is close to someone's home and heart.




Give a gift that gives back this festive season!