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20 Ethical Stocking Stuffers Under $30

by Emily Waddell

Give a Damn Goods has quite the selection of affordable ethical gifts! Lucky for you some of our gifts make great ethical stocking stuffers! Check out this round-up of 30 Ethical Stocking Stuffers Under $30.

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zero waste polymer clay earrings
polymer clay earrings

Moon Crater Minimal Marble Earrings

$24.00

Social Impact: These eco-conscious earrings are ethically made in Michigan. This woman owned company celebrates zero waste design ensuring all excess materials are used. 

Product Description: Moon crater minimal marble collection. Items are handmade from polymer clay. Earrings have stainless steel post backs. Items are ethically-made and sustainable. They are zero-waste. Earrings are lightweight and easy to wear. Each may vary slightly due to the handmade nature of the item. Dimensions are around 2.25 in. X 1.25 in. 

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BA Feminist Coin Purse

$16.00

Social Impact: 

Malia Designs is a socially responsible brand that designs and sells handbags and accessories. Their products are ethically handcrafted in Cambodia using sustainable materials such as up-cycled cotton, recycled feed bags, and more. "Designed to Carry a cause," the purchase of these fair trade accessories supports the fight against human trafficking. Malia Designs is part of the Fair Trade Federation, a third party ensuring living wages and fair treatment of workers. Shop all our Malia Designs products here. 

Product Description: 

Be a Bad Ass Feminist by empowering the women who made this purse. Ethically made with screen printed up-cycled cotton, this coin purse is just big enough for a lipstick, key fob, I.D. card and some spare change, plus a fun print! 

  • Zip close
  • Lined
  • Card slot
  • 4" Diameter
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We Will Meet Again Cuff

$22.00

Social Impact:

This bracelet is ethically made and gives back five percent of the profits will go to COVID-19 relief efforts through the United Way Worldwide. BRANDED Collective provides job training and employment to survivors of human trafficking in Nashville. Many victims of human trafficking are BRANDED; their captors physically mark them with a number or symbol. The BRANDED Collective stands against this brutal practice. Each BRANDED item is stamped with an initial and a number. The initial belongs to the survivor who made your cuff. You can read her story on BRANDED's website. The number is your unique number in the Collective. You can register this number and send a Message of Hope to the survivors. View all BRANDED Collective jewelry here.

Product Description:

Queen Elizabeth II recently quoted a song from World War II, reminding us all just how strong humans have been throughout historic and unprecedented difficulties. Hard as this may be, “We will succeed. We will meet again.” Let your beloveds know just how much you miss them by sending them a “We will meet again“ cuff.

Bracelets bend to individual wrist size. Cuffs are 1/4 inch wide and 6 inches long, and are available in aluminum, brass or copper. View all BRANDED Collective jewelry here. 

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All Natural Shaving Gel
All Natural Shaving Gel
All Natural Shaving Gel
All Natural Shaving Gel
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Cooling Shave Gel

$10.00

Social Impact: 

Thistle Farms is a nonprofit social enterprise dedicated to helping women survivors recover and heal from trafficking and addiction. Thistle Farms does this by providing a safe place to live, meaningful employment opportunities, and a supportive community. Learn more about Thistle Farms mission and be sure to check out all the Thistle Farms products. 

    Product Description:

    The Cooling Shave Gel offers an incomparable effect for close shaves. The uniting action of eucalyptus mint and aloe vera energizes the skin and prevents irritation. All-gender friendly, this shave gel promises to leave you feeling refreshed and uplifted.
    • - Great for men and women
      - Non-foaming formula
      - 3 fl. oz.

      Usage: Squeeze a small amount, just enough to cover desired area, then glide razor for a smooth shave. Follow with your favorite Thistle Farms moisturizer.

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    Mini Soy Candle: Citrus + Sage

    $7.00

    Social Impact: Light Shine Candles are made by "mom-preneur," Anna, in Nashville, TN. Candles are made with non-GMO soy, a cotton wick, a made-in-the USA glass jar, and free of dyes and phthalates. A portion of proceeds from Light Shine Candles go to Global Outreach Developments International to encourage community development in El Salvador.

    Product Description: The cutest candle ever made in a mini milk bottle. These 3 ounce candles have an approximate 10 hour burn time. Each candle comes with two green matches tied around it. These mini candles are great for gifts, party favors, or just adding a bit of a refreshing smell to your home. The Citrus + Sage scent is a bright refreshing smell mixing fresh citrus with calming herbs. 

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    All Natural Bath & Body Products Crafted by Survivors of Human-trafficking
    All Natural Bath & Body Products Crafted by Survivors of Human-trafficking
    Ethically Made Bath & Body Brands: Thistle Farms
    Wholesale All Natural, American Made Bath & Body Products
    Travel Size Lotions Handmade by Survivors of Human-trafficking
    Thistle Farms: Providing Employment Opportunities to Survivors of Human Trafficking
    Thistle Farms: Providing Employment Opportunities to Survivors of Human Trafficking

    Nourishing Body Butter Mini

    $7.50

    Social Impact: 

    Thistle Farms is a nonprofit social enterprise dedicated to helping women survivors recover and heal from trafficking and addiction. Thistle Farms does this by providing a safe place to live, meaningful employment opportunities, and a supportive community. Learn more about Thistle Farms mission and be sure to check out all the Thistle Farms products. 

    Details, Usage, & Ingredients:

    A light twist on traditional “body butter”. Nourishing Body Butter by Thistle Farms provides all the benefits of thick creams with less bulk and more healing hydration. Available in two scents our body butter glides on like silk with a refreshingly airy application.Leaves skin silky, not greasy- Pure essential and botanical oils- 2 fl. oz. Usage: Remove lid, lift jar to nose, and breathe deeply of Lavender or Citrus Wood. Scoop out a little—or a lot—and massage into skin.

    At Thistle Farms, we do not use synthetic preservatives or stabilizers in our products, instead, we use high-quality natural ingredients and essential oils. Specific natural products are sensitive to the heat and may thin during the summer months. If you notice your all natural Nourishing Body Butter, Enriching Body Lotion, or Moisturizing Hand Lotion thinning , we recommend refrigerating the product overnight. This will help the product thicken to it's original consistency.Citrus Wood: Water (Aqua), Cocos Nucifera (Organic Coconut) Oil, Emulsifying Wax (Cetyl Alcohol, Stearyl Alcohol, Polysorbate 60), Stearic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Xanthan Gum, Carbomer, Triethanolamine, Tetrasodium Glutamate Diacetate, Cedrus Atlantica (Cedarwood Atlas) Bark Oil, Cinnamomum camphora linaloolferum (Ho Wood) Oil, lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil, Litsea Cubeba Fruit OilLavender: Water (Aqua), Cocos Nucifera (Organic Coconut) Oil, Emulsifying Wax (Cetyl Alcohol, Stearyl Alcohol, Polysorbate 60), Stearic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Xanthan Gum, Carbomer, Triethanolamine, Tetrasodium Glutamate Diacetate, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil 
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    Aluminum Cuff Bracelet Empowering Women
    Aluminum Cuff Bracelet Empowering Women
    Brass Cuff Bracelet Made in America
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    Ethical Fashion Brands: Jewelry Empowering Survivors
    Wholesale Products That Give Back

    Small Cuff

    $28.00

    Social Impact: BRANDED Collective provides job training and employment to survivors of human trafficking in Nashville. Many victims of human trafficking are BRANDED; their captors physically mark them with a number or symbol. The BRANDED Collective stands against this brutal practice. Each BRANDED item is stamped with an initial and a number. The initial belongs to the survivor who made your cuff. You can read her story on BRANDED's website. The number is your unique number in the Collective. You can register this number and send a Message of Hope to survivors. View all BRANDED Collective jewelry here. 

    Product Description: Our BRANDED Collection is hand sanded, stamped, and polished in Nashville, Tennessee. Each piece contains unique markings and qualities along with your individual number. We hope you will see these “imperfections” as we do… the delightful charm of handmade. Bracelets bend to individual wrist size. Small cuffs are 1/2 inch wide and 6 inches long.

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    Mountain Pouch

    $20.00

    Social Impact: 

    Malia Designs is a socially responsible brand that designs and sells handbags and accessories. Their products are ethically handcrafted in Cambodia using sustainable materials such as up-cycled cotton, recycled feed bags, and more. "Designed to Carry a cause," the purchase of these fair trade accessories supports the fight against human trafficking. Malia Designs is part of the Fair Trade Federation, a third party ensuring living wages and fair treatment of workers. Shop all our Malia Designs products here. 

    Product Description: 

    Travel light with this eco-friendly pouch made from up-cycled cotton and screen-printed with mountains and the phrase "Higher Vibes." This pouch is made using fair trade practices in Cambodia. This pouch is a great clutch, make-up bag, or pencil pouch with a detachable strap. 

    • Zip close

    • Lined

    • 7.5" L x 6" H Closed

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    Jewelry That Gives Back
    Jewelry That Gives Back
    Jewelry That Gives Back

    Druzy Quartz Studs

    $30.00

    Social Impact: Kind Karma jewelry is locally made in the Toronto area and handcrafted by at-risk and transitioning homeless youth. Shop more Kind Karma jewelry that gives back here.

    Product Description: These studs measure approximately 8mm in diameter and are made from crystallized quartz gemstones. They are carefully mounted on gold-filled posts and finished with matching gold-filled backings. They are hypoallergenic in addition to being both fade and tarnish resistant.

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    Wholesale Fair Trade Coffee
    Wholesale Fair Trade Coffee
    Fair Trade Haitian Coffee

    Medium-Dark Vienna Coffee

    $12.00

    Social Impact: Singing Rooster supplies U.S. markets with gourmet Haitian coffee by partnering commercially with small producers in Haiti to build better businesses. Singing Rooster helps farmers with business training, equipment upgrades, and more.

    Farmers are paid a MINIMUM of $3 per pound; Singing Rooster returns another 50 cents after crops sell for continued business development.The remainder of cost pays for export/import, transport to roastery, warehousing, roasting, bagging, shipping. 100% of proceeds from sales back to farmer communities in the form of agricultural, small business management, and entrepreneurial development activities.

    Product Description:  

    Tasting NotesRoasty goodness, chocolaty body, subtle citrus undertones. Smooth. Perfect for everyday, the office, church, + fundraisers.
    • 12 ounce bag of medium-dark roasted ground Haitian coffee
    • Goldilocks roast: not too light – not too dark.
    • Roasted in small batches. Balanced cup, mellow acidity.
    • Direct Fair Trade plus - 100% proceeds support farmers
    • Singing Rooster is a member of the Fair Trade Federation, a third party certification that ensures fair trade principles. 
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    black leather tassel earrings
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    Leather Tassel Earrings

    $14.00

    Social Impact: HandUp Global Goods (HUGG) works with teen orphans in Haiti by providing them with sustainable employment, opportunities to learn about financial literacy, and supportive community. Through this process HUGG is working to provide young Haitians with a "Hand Up" instead of a handout, encouraging these young individuals to be able to provide for themselves. HUGG reinvests profits in community development programs in Haiti.

    Product Description: These ethically made leather tassel earrings are made with Haiti-sourced leather and secured with wire. These earrings are perfect for adding a bit of flare to your outfit. 

    Ethical Style Tips: These earrings pair great with our Give a Damn tees & Medium Copper Cuff as shown in the fourth and fifth pictures. 

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    Marble Hexa Napkin Ring Set-Black

    $18.00

    Social Impact: Acacia Creations creates sustainable employment opportunities in developing communities through out India, Kenya, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Uganda. This ethical brand uses fair trade practices to create home goods & jewelry.

    Acacia Creations also provides opportunities for makers to expand their own entrepreneur skills by providing interest free loans and by sponsoring classes artisans feel will be valuable. Acacia Creations continues to give back through their incubator for other artisan groups which gives space to groups who might not be able to typically afford a workspace. Learn more from The Honest Consumer. 

    Product Description: Modern, minimalist yet crafted with time-honored techniques, these versatile table accessories compliment every style. Each is individually hand-carved from rare black marble by master stone masons in Agra, India. Set of 4. Each measures 2.5 x 0.75 inches. Ethically crafted in India.

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    Honeybee Stud Earrings

    $22.00

    Social Impact: These eco-conscious earrings are ethically made in Michigan. This woman owned company celebrates zero waste design ensuring all excess materials are used. Explore all Sun Sprinkle earrings here.

    Product Description: Save the bees! Show your support for nature with these whimsical finds. Each piece is uniquely handcrafted and zero waste, making these products eco-friendly as well as fashionable. Crafted entirely by hand from polymer clay. Earrings have gold-plated post backs. Each may vary slightly due to the handmade nature of the item. Each may vary slightly due to the handmade nature of the item. Dimensions are around .5 in. X .5 in. 

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    All Natural Skin Care & Lotion Made in America
    All Natural Skin Care & Lotion Made in America
    Body Lotion Made with All Natural Ingredients
    Travel Size Lotions Handmade by Survivors of Human-trafficking

    Enriching Body Lotion Mini

    $8.00

    Social Impact: 

    Thistle farms is a nonprofit social enterprise dedicated to helping women survivors recover and heal from trafficking and addiction. Thistle Farms does this by providing a safe place to live, meaningful employment opportunities, and a supportive community. Learn more about Thistle Farms mission and be sure to check out all the Thistle Farms products. 

    Product Details: 

    (1.5 oz.) Thistle Farms enriching Body Lotion is formulated with curative agents including shea butter, moringa, essential oils, and more. Available in Citrus Wood or Lavender. This nourishing lotion locks in moisture for long-lasting smoothness.- Moringa oil has healing properties for skin and hair- Allantoin for increased smoothness and cell proliferation- Glycerine locks in moisture. 

    Usage: After bath or shower, apply generous amount to damp skin locking in moisture, then let body absorb thoroughly before dressing. At Thistle Farms, we do not use synthetic preservatives or stabilizers in our products, instead, we use high-quality natural ingredients and essential oils.

    Ingredients:Specific natural products are sensitive to the heat and may thin during the summer months. If you notice your all natural Nourishing Body Butter, Enriching Body Lotion, or Moisturizing Hand Lotion thinning , we recommend refrigerating the product overnight. This will help the product thicken to it's original consistency. Citrus Wood: Water (Aqua), Oleifera Seed (Moringa) Oil, Organic Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Emulsifying Wax (Cetyl Alcohol, Stearyl Alcohol, Polysorbate 60), Stearic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Xanthan Gum, Carbomer, Triethanolamine, Tetrasodium Glutamate Diacetate, Cedrus Atlantica (Cedarwood Atlas) Bark Oil, Cinnamomum camphora linaloolferum (Ho Wood) Oil, lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil, Litsea Cubeba Fruit OilLavender: Water (Aqua), Oleifera Seed (Moringa) Oil, Organic Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Emulsifying Wax (Cetyl Alcohol, Stearyl Alcohol, Polysorbate 60), Stearic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Xanthan Gum, Carbomer, Triethanolamine, Tetrasodium Glutamate Diacetate, lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil 
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    Ethical Choker
    Ethical Choker
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    Coin Choker

    $50.00

    Social Good:

    All Kind Karma jewelry is locally made in the Toronto area and handcrafted by at-risk and transitioning homeless youth. Shop all Kind Karma's give back jewelry here. 

    Product Description: 

    This stunning choker is gorgeous layered or on its own. Minimalist in style, it is a bestseller because it is versatile enough to wear with every outfit, casual or fancy.

    • Length: 12.5" with a 2" extender
    • Coins measure 4mm in diameter
    • 14KT gold-filled or 925 sterling silver chain and findings
    • Hypoallergenic & resistant to tarnishing and fading
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    Bath & Body Products Made in USA
    Bath & Body Products Made in USA
    Empowering Survivors of Human Trafficking
    Bath Soak
    Empowering Survivors of Human Trafficking
    Bath Soak Made By Survivors

    Bath Soak

    $12.00

    Social Impact: 

    Thistle farms is a nonprofit social enterprise dedicated to helping women survivors recover and heal from trafficking and addiction. Thistle Farms does this by providing a safe place to live, meaningful employment opportunities, and a supportive community. Learn more about Thistle Farms mission and be sure to check out all the Thistle Farms products. 

    Product Description:

    Infused with essential oils our salt soaks provide an array of healing benefits that include relief from anxiety, muscle soreness and the replenishment of key minerals and nutrients. The Eucalyptus Mint Moringa Muscle Soak relieves aches energize and refresh.
    Usage: Pour one-third cup of salts under bath faucet while filling tub with hot water. When desired level is reached, swirl water with hand to distribute then lay back and breath.
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    BRANDED Collective bracelets
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    Copper Bead Bracelet

    $22.00

    Social Impact:

    BRANDED Collective provides job training and employment to survivors of human trafficking in Nashville. Many victims of human trafficking are BRANDED; their captors physically mark them with a number or symbol. The BRANDED Collective stands against this brutal practice. Each BRANDED item is stamped with an initial and a number. The initial belongs to the survivor who made your cuff. You can read her story on BRANDED's website. The number is your unique number in the Collective. You can register this number and send a Message of Hope to the survivors. View all BRANDED Collective jewelry here.

    Product Description:

    The copper beaded bracelet is a great accessory for everyday wear and makes a perfect pairing alongside your favorite BRANDED Collective cuff! Plus, copper is an essential element for bone strength, heart health, immune health and much more. Win-win. :) The rose gold-filled tag on this bracelet includes your unique BRANDED number and the initials of the survivor who made it. You'll receive a story card with instructions on how to read about the survivor who made your jewelry. Bracelet measures approximately 6.5 inches and stretches to fit most wrists. 

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    Neutral Stripe Beaded Leather Cuff

    $16.00

    Social Impact: Swahili Coast connects the incredible culture and traditions of East African artisans to global markets. Swahili Coast is a 100% worker owned beadwork sandal & jewelry shop in Dar es Salaam. Swahili Coast operates on principles of fairness, dignity, & respect. View all Swahili Coast jewelry here. 

    Product Description: The Neutral Stripe Beaded Leather Cuff is the perfect fair trade bracelet! We are smitten with our metallic styles because they are so versatile. You can dress them up or pair them with a favorite casual tee-shirt and jeans.

    • Completely handmade, hand-beaded, and hand-pieced
    • Backed in suede for comfort and durability
    • Natural, free-range Tanzanian leather
    • Small measures 1/2 inch wide / Medium measures 1 inch wide / Large measures 1 1/2 inches wide
    • 2-3 different holes to adjust sizing to fit your wrist.
    • Once you have bent your cuff into a circle, please do not try to flatten it out again

    Ethical Style Tips: As you can see in the third picture, this bracelet pairs well with our Black Haiti Made BeanieClutch Wallet, & Neutral Strip Zero Waste Polymer Clay Earrings.

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    Hammered Brass Bolo Necklace

    $16.00

    Social Impact: Acacia Creations creates sustainable employment opportunities in developing communities through out India, Kenya, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Uganda. This ethical brand uses fair trade practices to create home goods & jewelry.

    Acacia Creations also provides opportunities for makers to expand their own entrepreneur skills by providing interest free loans and by sponsoring classes artisans feel will be valuable. Acacia Creations continues to give back through their incubator for other artisan groups which gives space to groups who might not be able to typically afford a workspace. Learn more from The Honest Consumer. 

    Product Description: This versatile necklace can be styled in dozens of ways and transitions seamlessly from casual to sophisticated. A hand-cut and hammered recycled brass pendant hangs from 70 inches of tan suede cord. This unique necklace is 100% handmade from repurposed materials. Pendant measures 1 x 0.5 inches.

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    Love Morse Code Bracelet

    Social Impact: All Kind Karma jewelry is locally made in the Toronto area and handcrafted by at-risk and transitioning homeless youth. See all Kind Karma jewelry here. 

    Product Description: Carry special messages with you! Each of these bracelets spells out "Love" by using small gold-filled beads to recreate the combination of dots and dashes (or “dits” and “dahs” for those are familiar with morse code in a radio setting!) that comprise this language.

    • Semi-precious beads: Champagne Zircon or Garnet
    • 14KT Gold-filled clasp and findings
    • Length: 6.5” with a 1" (custom lengths available upon request)
    • Hypoallergenic & resistant to tarnishing and fading
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