Valentine’s Day is a moment each year to express our love for those in our lives that mean so much to us. Searching for the perfect token of our affection is not always easy though, so we turned to a woman who knows a thing about fashion, beauty, celebrity, and kindness.
Anna Griffin, Editor in Chief for Coco Eco Magazine tells Be Kind & Co., she was inspired this year by these sustainable luxury items that are also eco-friendly. Her Valentine’s Day gift selections are perfect for your boo, your bestie or even you, and as you open your heart and share the love, your gift will be loving our planet too!
Called the Heart Stone, Rose Quartz is a crystal of unconditional love dating back as early as 600 B.C. and it is considered to be effective in attracting new love, romance, and intimacy. This Rose Quartz Massage Face Roller alleviates puffiness while promoting cell turnover and elasticity, giving the luxurious gift of self-love and radiant skin.
There is something so uplifting about a beautiful scent, especially when it’s non-toxic and cruelty-free. Pearl’s elegant yet simple bouquet of Shiso Leaf, Plum Blossom, White Peonies, Pink Jasmine, Japanese Honeysuckle, Warm Amber and Ivory Musk, is understatedly powerful, and a stylish gift that will inspire an easy-to-wear optimism in every spritz.
A favorite in every girl’s lingerie drawer, Cosabella hand makes its luxury pieces in family-run workshops in Italy using natural dyes and water from the Alps, and employing local artisans who use Renaissance-era techniques. This two-tone, lace bralette with its back lace-up detail and flattering, high-cut bikini, is a sexy little set perfect for Valentine’s Day gifts and more.
With its organic oils, golden minerals and quartz wands, this luxurious oil deeply hydrates skin leaving a subtle, luminizing sheen. The Laguna-Copper Glow is a rich and sophisticated blend of cocoa and rose, giving the gift of a sensuous scent, rejuvenated skin, and a gorgeous, golden glow.
Attracting true love into your life starts with self-love, and this deluxe Limited Edition kit from The Organic Pharmacy in partnership with the House of Roxy, features everything a girl needs. Offering a Sacred Love Incense Kit and Love Candle, relaxing Jasmine Bath Oil, luxurious and gorgeously fragrant Rose & Jasmine Body Oil, and a Ginseng, Maca Love Potion to improve passion, this beautiful kit is a gift of pure love for self and others.
Luxury Items for the One You Love
Willing to spend a little more? The following gifts are perfect if you’re looking to splurge on a sustainable, luxury gift for your partner. Show them you care by supporting these brands that value green and ethical practices.
There is nothing more luxurious than the feeling of fur – faux of course – wrapped around you. This Arctic Fox Faux Fur Vest looks and feels authentic, giving a luxe, but cruelty-free gift of soft-to-the-touch warmth and style that any girl will treasure.
Nothing speaks louder than an engraved, personalized message straight from the heart, and these 100% recycled, 14-karat gold, handmade bangles can carry up to 100 characters of love. Whether a phrase, words from a song, names or dates, this Valentine’s Day gift brings new meaning to wearing your heart on your sleeve.
A beautiful ring is an eternal symbol of love, especially when it’s handmade with 100% recycled, 14-karat gold, post consumer, upcycled stones, and ethically manufactured with low emissions and clean water. The Asteria features engraved stars with diamond centers, and is a precious gift that will always shine bright.
Throughout the ages, rubies have signified success in love, dating as far back as references in the Bible and ancient Hindu beliefs. This dainty LOVE Charm Necklace features an ethically sourced ruby and a 100% recycled, 14-karat gold LOVE pendant and padlock on a tiny bar and cable chain, and is a precious reminder to live in love.
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