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  • Writer's pictureHinton Magazine

Time for a Sustainable Christmas?

  • Give a Christmas gift that will make both loved ones and the planet happy

  • Gigil and Kovered offer stylish, sustainable options when shopping for that perfect Christmas Gift

With more Brits than ever wanting to shop sustainably this Christmas make sure your list to Santa is filled with gifts that are both kind to the planet and sure to bring a smile to your loved ones’ faces come Christmas morning.

When Christmas shopping for new parents, Gigil’s Luxe Changing Backpack is a sustainable choice that is not only practical and stylish but made from sustainably sourced organic fabrics, meaning new parents are sure to appreciate this thoughtful gift.

Ideal for those who love to travel, Kovered produces premium lifestyle accessories in sustainable materials and inspired by the natural world, making them the perfect gifts to place under any would-be adventurers’ Christmas tree.

What’s more, Kovered ensures traceability and trust within their supply chain ensuring ethical practices.


Any parent will tell you how essential a good quality changing bag is for a baby’s first year. Gigil’s Luxe Changing backpack is designed to make parents lives easier with features including a changing mat which can be used while you’re out and about, insulated pockets to keep bottles and baby food warm, and a total of nine different compartments to house all the nappies, baby wipes and muslin cloths you might need while out with a little one, in style.

Stylish, functional and made from sustainable and easy-to-clean vegan leather, Gigil’s Luxe Changing Backpack comes in six colourways including Black, Grey, Tan, Pink, Navy and Duck Egg and is priced at £65.

Black and Navy are handy unisex options so both mum and dad can venture out, fully confident and prepared for everything their new arrival might need.

The Gigil Luxe Changing Backpack is available to buy at


The Humber Bag

For those who like to get away at the weekends, this handmade, stylish wax and canvas bag makes the perfect gift this Christmas. The bag is spacious with an internal twin pocket for keeping items separate.

Lined with waterproof nylon, users can be sure their belongings and electricals will be safe.

The double zip pockets and sturdy brass fastenings give users peace of mind that their bag is durable and built to last.

What’s more the adjustable shoulder strap provides a comfortable fit for easy carrying through airports, on the train and off to the next adventure. Available in Moss or Tan Brown colour ways.

Tamar Backpacks

This multi-purpose backpack is perfect for those on the go, as it comes with a practical 14 litre capacity.

Large enough to fit a 15” laptop and with an extra strap to keep it secure, this bag is great for taking to and from the office. Plus the reinforced base and zippers make it durable enough to take on the morning commute.

The discreet interior zip pocket makes carrying valuables such as a wallet or phone safe and easy.

The bag comes with zip fastenings as well as a unique roll top fastening system with a magnetic closure, for added security and a stylish finish. This bag is available in a Grey or Tan.

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