Sustainable Gifts for Men | Under $50 (Stocking Stuffers)

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Gifts For Men That Won't Break The Bank!

Gifts for men are hard. Need a thoughtful gift that won’t break the bank for your friend, dad, boyfriend, brother, or son? You’ve come to the right place! We’ve compiled a list of sustainable gifts for men under $100 from some of the best brands out there! Not just any brands either! Brands that are doing their part by creating sustainably and responsibly made clothing. Read on to see what we found!

Men's Organic Cotton Socks
Harvest & Mill

Finally! Socks that can be given as a gift and be appreciated!

These socks are made from natural color tan-green organic cotton, with no dyes – the plant fiber is naturally tan-green. They reach just above the ankle for that always comfortable feel.

Knit Boxers

A low rise waist, relaxed fit, and extended leg for full coverage – these functional, comfortable boxers make the perfect gift!

Made from sustainable, prewashed and shrink resistant materials, whoever receives these boxers will be thankful they got them.

Holm Socks

Holm has made the switch to all organic, upgrading their classic stripe socks with a soft new organic cotton yarn. Better for the planet, softer on the feet – and a gift that is definitely worth giving.

Travel Case Dopp Kit
United By Blue

This bag is made from recycled plastic bottles. It is water-resistant, stain resistant, vegan – and perfect for someone who cares about nature so much they are always exploring it.

100% recycled 600D polyester, 100% recycled nylon webbing, and a certified YKK zipper with 100% recycled nylon paracord pulls are all assembled together responsibly in Vietnam to create this gem of a bag.

Casual Sock
Arvin Goods

What do you get when you take recovered textile scraps  and combine them with responsibly sourced yarns? Only the most stylish, comfortable socks that make a great gift for the holidays.

With their three-color mix of recycled cotton, these socks will blend perfectly into any wardrobe.

Sustainable Toiletry Bag
Terra Thread

This 14 oz heavy duty organic cotton canvas toiletry bag is tough, stylish, and responsibly handmade.

Plus, this is a gift that keeps on giving: for each purchase of this toiletry bag, Terra Thread will provide 10 MEALS to children, families, and seniors in need in the United States through Feeding America.

Zipper Pouch Large
Alchemy Goods

Designed to be simple and stylish storage solutions, these pouches are made from upcycled truck inner tubes to keep valuables protected and dry. The large pouch protects sunglasses, pens, small hand tools, and any other gadgets a guy might have on hand.

Soft Hemp Sock
United By Blue

Socks are a popular gift idea for a reason: if your feet aren’t happy, chances are you aren’t very happy either.

These comfy, sustainably made crew socks come up to the lower calf and are made from 35% cotton, 33% nylon, 31% hemp, and 1% spandex.

Mariner Beanie
United By Blue

100% recycled polyester. Classic fit with ribbed knit cuff. One size fits all.

You can’t go wrong with the Mariner Beanie. United By Blue has made gift shopping easy with this one.

Bowline Belt

A simple and durable webbing belt, made sustainably with special attention to detail. An equally simple, elegant gift for any man.

Canvas Tote Bag
Terra Thread

Perfect to use as an everyday tote for grocery shopping, beachcombing, work, and more. Made with sustainably sourced organic cotton, this canvas tote bag is sturdy.

Another gift that keeps on giving (in a big way), each purchase of one of Terra Thread’s fair trade tote bags provides 20 meals to kids and families in need through Feeding America. It’s like 21 gifts for the price of one!

The Olive Andre Hat

Made of a 55% hemp/45% organic cotton blend with a faux leather patch, this hat makes a great gift for just about any man. Plus, with each purchase Tinlid will plant a tree. 2 gifts in 1!

Mens Boxers

These boxers offer a breeziness and comfort that any man would appreciate.  combined with the comfort you need. Made sustainably from hemp and organic cotton, they also don’t bunch and still offer enough support to take on whatever the day holds.

The Alana 4 Snap Back Truckers
Joob Wear

Comfy stretch fit performance mesh, and a cool cinnamon front with brown trucker mesh, this sustainably made hat has it all. Available in flat and curved brim, with regular and small fit options to fit whoever you are buying for.

Night Out Ultra Slim Profile Wallet
Alchemy Goods

An exceptional thin wallet, the Night Out works great in front pockets. One side has a window for ID, the other has a pocket for credit cards and cash.

Give a gift that adds more style to their pocket!

Town And Country Socks

These socks are good enough to play tennis in – on a clay court…. balanced on a biplane wing.

Made of 45% Hemp, 35% Organic Cotton, 15% Polyamide, and 5% Spandex, they’re durable, sustainable, and stylish.

Slim 3 Pocket Wallet
Alta Andina

This slim, sleek, wallet is designed to be an everyday carry wallet – with space for up to 10 cards!

Made from full grain, vegetable tanned leather and dyed with natural anilins, this wallet is fully hand stitched – with every seam stitched by hand using heavy gauge thread.

Windows Eco Hat

A classic 5 panel hat with a recycled polyester/organic cotton twill blend fabric and adjustable snap back closure. It’s simple, sustainable, and makes a great gift.

Mizu Cutlery Set
Outer Known

Choose to reuse! These sturdy essentials are ideal for any nomadic lifestyle – or for those who just like to getaway to the mountains every now and then.

A stainless steel fork, spoon, knife, straw, and chopsticks are all tucked into a washable zip-top neoprene pouch that’s Outerknown branded. It even comes with a straw brush for easy cleaning.

Modular Phone Pouch

The perfect little gift to house a smartphone, passport, and other small essentials.

The Modular Phone Pouch’s main compartment is infused with copper & silver nanoparticles that are natural sanitising agents and to keep tools and gadgets clean. These nanoparticle ions destroy germs when they come in contact, and the copper ions defend against bacteria and certain viruses. The perfect gift even if there were no global pandemic.

There you have it! So many sustainable, great gifts for men that won’t leave your wallet full and your special someone happy!

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