December 09, 2020 3 min read

We've curated a list of purposeful gifts from Peruvian hand knits to USA based skincare and lots of in between.

Every item has a story and makes a positive impact. Gifts that are LBGTQ founded, female founded, black founded, gifts that support fair fashion/ fair trade, workforce development training, artisan collaboration, traditional craft preservation, girls education, human rights education, gifts that are sustainably sourced, zero waste, and more....

This list of gifts are not just easy on the eyes, but gives more than meets the eye!  

Under $100

Giftboxes - Try a CURA signature gift box! Choose from 4 themes. Rest to Resist, Pamper Me, Wabi Sabi Glam or Hygge Kitchen and save up to 15%. 


Pichulik Jewelry - Whoever you gift this to will love you forever. Earrings, necklaces and bracelets are each handcrafted by a single artist, imbued with her own unique design skill and creative magic. See the entire collection on our website to find the perfect statement piece for giving.



Under $75

Noto Makeup Set - The perfect stocking stuffer. For that friend who wants a gilded glo. Adorn clean make-up kit comes with multi-benne sticks and a gold glow stick all packaged inside a little mesh bag.


Bloom & Give Clutch - An easy, earthy toned favorite. The Terra Wristlet clutch. 100% natural leather with cotton lining, an inner slit pocket and a removable leather wrist strap zip closure. 

Leather Scrunchie Bag by Haiti Design Co - Who wouldn't want this versatile happy yellow bag? Super soft, supple goat skin leather with a zip closure with adjustable strap. Wear as a belt, over the shoulder or as a cross body.


Under $50 



Awamaki Fingerles Gloves - For staying warm. A fingerless glove allowing mobile device use; stylishly embellished with mini pom-poms. Hand knit from 100% alpaca.


Awamaki Wristlet - The perfect on the go accessory that can be dressed up or down for the holidays. Hand woven and made with non-toxic dyed sheeps wool featuring an intricate half chakana weave design. 

This Matters - A symbolic gift. With this purchase you will also support the Black College Matters campaign with the specific raise to support the college education of BIPOC activists Delanie Seals and Izzy Miller. Available in sustainable brass or sterling silver. 


Under $25

Haiti Design Co Bangles - Stacked wood and horn ethically upcycled and crafted. An statement ornament for the bold wrist! 


Boma Earrings - Astrology fans love these Zodiak earrings! Ear candy for the sign of your choice. Made with mine-free, recycled silver from the USA.


R. Drew Naturals - A perfect gift to keep that that winter skin looking and feeling rejuvenated. This brand offers natural skin care products for all skin types with powerful and beautiful botanical oils. Another great stocking stuffer!


Tonlé Masks - Masks are an essential accessory now. If you are like us, we are styling masks in  our head to toe look now and Tonlé does an exceptional job of creating reusable zero waste masks made with 100% linen and cotton!

Seattle Based Brick and Mortar Gifting Recommends

If nothing here is just right we recommend that you support these other businesses local and small, but all have online stores!

Satsuma Designs - For the kiddos. Organic baby gifts and gear that make caring for kids as easy as child's play. American made baby clothes. 

Fruit Super - A collection of elevated everyday objects. Modern. artful. American made.

Eco Collective - Women-owned zero waste store. Shop wellness and beauty, homeware and even bulk products!

Union Coffee - Our next door neighbor, our go to spot for the best coffee and conversations. Pick up a coffee bag or selected natural wine!

RAIRefugee and immigrant handmade products and jewelry, made in Seattle. Check out their handmade holiday gift guide! All under $30.

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