Fair trade gifts for the holidays (Christmas stocking stuffers) on Rosette Fair Trade
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Fair trade gifts: your guide for the holidays!

It’s here: ideas for fair trade gifts just in time for the holidays, so that you can bring a little fair to the festivities! With just under 30 days left until Christmas day, even the most spontaneous of Christmas gift-givers need to start picking up those presents soon!

Today we’re going to talk about the many ways that you can give fair trade gifts this holiday season, whether it’s stocking stuffers, subscription boxes or special one-time gifts. And if we miss something, let us know in the comments how you like to work fair trade into your holiday celebrations!

There are tons of holidays this time of year, and giving presents is a great way to celebrate! Fair trade gifts are extra special, because they show more thoughtfulness about the whole process of creating that item. And when you tell your loved one about the positive impact the gift made, they realize that this is a gift that gives twice!

This post at a glance:
Fair trade holiday gifts
– Kids’ gifts
– Gifts of fair trade clothing & accessories
– Gifts for cooks
Fair trade stocking stuffers
– Fair trade chocolate & candy
– Other edible stocking stuffers
– Fair trade bath & body
– Fair trade clothing as stocking stuffers
Fair trade subscription boxes

Fair trade holiday gifts

There are so many wonderful options out there that we’re going to break this section up into themed sub-sections. So if you want to give fair trade clothing, you will be able to do that easily. If you want to give fair trade chocolate, or fair trade home decor, that’ll be quick to find as well! So let’s get started!

Kids’ gifts

Fair trade Belgian milk chocolate teddybear from Oxfam Fair Trade on Rosette
This Belgian milk chocolate teddybear is perfect for the little ones! 90g each. $8.99 CAD.
Baby lion onesie from Pure Art on Rosette Fair Trade
Fair trade baby lion onesie by Pure Art. Size 6mo. $32 CAD.
Kisii hand-carved tic-tac-toe game from Ten Thousand Villages Canada. $18 CAD.
Fair Trade stuffed elephant toy from Ten Thousand Villages Canada. $28 CAD.

Gifts of fair trade clothing & accessories

White fair trade organic t-shirt (pineapple design) on Rosette
Fair trade pineapple t-shirt (black or white) by Rosette Fair Trade. Sizes S-XXL. $34.99 CAD.
Normali hoodie by Ark Imports in charcoal colour on Rosette Fair Trade
Normali hoodie from Ark Imports on Rosette Fair Trade. Men’s sizes M-XXL.
Marseille dress from Ten Thousand Villages Canada. Sizes XS-XL. $80 CAD.
Shannon sweater from Laundromat on Rosette Fair Trade
Shannon sweater by Laundromat. Sizes S-XL, 2 colours available. $137 CAD.
Knit aviator hat (Whistler) by Ark Imports in red check colour on Rosette Fair Trade
Whistler Aviator Hat by Ark Imports on Rosette Fair Trade. 4 colours available. $37.99 CAD.
Fair trade backpack (octa) by Ark Imports in teal colour on Rosette Fair Trade
Octa fair trade backpack by Ark Imports on Rosette Fair Trade. $28.99 CAD.
Etik & co. sneakers (running shoes) in Converse style on Rosette Fair Trade
Vegan fair trade shoes by Etik & co. Various styles. $95 CAD.

Gifts for cooks

These fair trade spices by Cha’s Organics come in beautiful, handmade paper boxes and make perfect gifts!

Fair trade quinoa (Oxfam) on Rosette Fair Trade
Fair trade quinoa on Rosette Fair Trade. Quinoa is a staple in many vegetarian and/or gluten-free kitchens due to its high protein content and celiac-friendliness. 500g bag. $12.49 CAD.
Soapstone mortar and pestle from Ten Thousand Villages Canada. $18 CAD.
Little Fish apron from Ten Thousand Villages Canada. $36 CAD.
Turquoise band mango wood cutting board ($34 CAD) and cake stand ($38 CAD) from Ten Thousand Villages Canada.

Fair trade stocking stuffers

Stocking stuffers are mostly for those of us who celebrate Christmas, as this is a particular type of gift that’s small and not too expensive. Many of the options below are great for children and adults alike, and we’ll break the fair trade goodies down by type once again.

Fair trade chocolate & candy

Fair trade Belgian milk chocolate heart from Oxfam Fair Trade on Rosette
Belgian milk chocolate heart figure from Oxfam Fair Trade. 75g each. $6.99 CAD.
Gummy bears from Oxfam Fair Trade (candy) on Rosette Fair Trade
Fair trade gummy bears (organic, naturally-flavoured). 100g bag. $3.99 CAD.
Sour gummy bears from Oxfam Fair Trade (candy) on Rosette Fair Trade
Sour fair trade gummy bears (organic, naturally-flavoured). 100g bag. $3.99 CAD.

These 100g bars of Belgian chocolate from Oxfam Fair Trade include the mouth-watering flavours pictured above: milk chocolate with coconut, milk chocolate with caramelized almonds, and white chocolate with caramelized almonds.

These luxurious Belgian chocolates come in a variety of sizes for your convenience!

Available flavours for snack bars: dark chocolate (50g, $1.99 CAD), milk chocolate (50g, $1.99 CAD), praliné-filled milk chocolate (48g, $1.99 CAD), milk chocolate with Brazil nuts (47g, $1.99 CAD), white chocolate (50g, $2.49 CAD).

Also available: dark chocolate 200g gift bars ($6.99 CAD).

Dark chocolate miniatures and milk chocolate miniatures (5g each) available in 40-piece to 400-piece formats, $13.99-119.99 CAD.

Other edible stocking stuffers

Fair trade raisins (Thompson) from Oxfam Fairtrade on the Rosette Fair Trade online store
Fair trade Thompson raisins from Oxfam Fair Trade. 200g bags. $4.99 CAD.
Fair trade peanuts (salted) from Pakka on Rosette Fair Trade
Fair trade organic peanuts (roasted & salted) from Pakka. 150g bag. $6.49 CAD.
Sesame seed bar (Oxfam Fair Trade) on Rosette Fair Trade
Sesame seed bar from Oxfam Fair Trade. 20g each. $0.99 CAD.
Date walnut snack bar (Oxfam Fair Trade) on Rosette Fair Trade
Date walnut bar by Oxfam Fair Trade. 40g each. $2.49 CAD.
Mango Brazil nut snack bar (Oxfam Fair Trade) on Rosette Fair Trade
Mango Brazil nut bar by Oxfam Fair Trade. 40g each. $2.49 CAD.
Level Ground dried banana (fair trade, organic) - Rosette Fair Trade
Dried banana from Level Ground Trading. (Other fruits available also.) 130g bag. $3.99 CAD (sale!).

Tea is a perfect stocking stuffer! Check out the assortment of fair trade teas available on Rosette. 18-25 teabags in each box. $5.99-7.99 CAD.

Bath & body stocking stuffers

Zero-waste soaps are a great stocking stuffer for your environmentally-savvy loved ones. 90g bars. $7.99 CAD.

Fair trade beeswax candles by the African Bronze Honey Project (wild Zambian forest honey) available on the Rosette Fair Trade online store - pure, organic beeswax candles made in Canada
Pure beeswax candle from African Bronze on Rosette. 5 hours burning time. $4.49 CAD.
Shea butter body and face balm from Ten Thousand Villages Canada. 35g jar. $16.95 CAD.
Shea butter lip balm from Ten Thousand Villages Canada. 5g tube. $6 CAD.

Fair trade clothing as stocking stuffers

Honeycomb slouchy hat and Honeycomb mittens by Ark Imports on Rosette. 4 colours available. One size. $19.99 CAD ea.

Knit adult booties (Cabin) from Ark Imports in grey colour on Rosette Fair Trade
Knit adult booties (Cabin) by Ark Imports on Rosette. One size, 2 colours available. $19.99 CAD.

Fair trade subscription boxes

If you’re interested in making someone smile month after month, consider a subscription box! They will arrive monthly at your loved one’s door to remind them once again that you care.

Fair trade snack subscription

Fair trade snack box subscription on Rosette Fair Trade online store
Fair trade snack box subscription from Rosette. Available for 3-month to 1-year subscriptions. $29-44 CAD per box.

Fair trade coffee subscription

Fair trade coffee subscription (single, double and office boxes) on Rosette Fair Trade
Fair trade coffee subscription from Rosette Fair Trade. Available for 3-month to 1-year subscriptions. 3 box sizes available (single to office size). Starting at $16.95 CAD per month.

No matter how you celebrate, be sure to think about where your gifts and products come from! This is one of many fair trade gift guides out there, but we hope that it’s helped you find ways to give a beautiful gift while also sharing the fair!

In solidarity,

Lia

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