We’ve got loads of brilliant ideas for fun and ethical Christmas gifts that kids will love!
It’s that time of year again; the count-down to Christmas has started! Here at Babi Pur towers, we’ve been so busy ordering and unpacking, that our heads are already in a Christmas spin! But it’s all worth it because we’ve hand-picked the very best selection of fun, fabulous and ethical Christmas stocking fillers for kids.
The origins of hanging out a stocking at Christmas aren’t really known, but it is now so firmly associated with Christmas Eve and the magical legend of Santa Claus that there will be countless little (and large) stockings strewn across beds, fireplaces and arm chairs this year, eagerly awaiting their precious presents.
So, look no further for Christmas stocking filler gift ideas; here’s our wish list – a selection of ten of the best brilliant, and ethical stocking fillers from Babi Pur.
1: Cosy Hats
Every little head needs a hat to keep out the winter chills, and our gorgeous Flapper Hats by Picalilly will do just that!
The Piccalilly Organic Cotton Cornflower Flapper Hat is pretty and pink or the Piccalilly Organic Cotton Tomato Flapper Hat is a bright and bold blue.
Priced at £13.99, they are made of the softest Fairtrade and organic cotton without the use of nasty chemicals.
2: Anamalz Wooden Animal Figure Toy
Kids will go ape for these adorable wooden animal figures from Anamalz Toy Company. They are all hand painted and have bendable limbs for hours of happy play.
The range includes the seriously stripy Anamalz Zebra, the friendly Anamalz Rhyno, the smiley Anamalz Moose, a cuddly Anamalz Lion,
Priced at just £4.99 and made from sustainable maple wood, these brilliant Anamalz make a great addition to any zoo!
3: Wooden Jigsaws
Kids will never tire of puzzles, and these little jigsaws help toddlers to learn puzzle solving, counting and colours too.
The Lanka Kade Fair Trade Wooden Butterfly Jigsaw is made of pretty pinks and purples and the Lanka Kade Fair Trade Baby Snail Jigsaw stands out from the crowd in fabulous primary colours.
Priced just £4.99 and made from sustainable rubber wood by a Sri Lankan Fair Trade organisation.
4: Penguin Ecotronic Eco Torch
Your little eco-warriors will love this cute Penguin Ecotronic Eco Torch to show them the way in the dark! Powered by a gentle squeeze instead of batteries, there’ll be no end to the power.
As well as being a playful design, this torch is great to start teaching kids the basics of green energy!
Price £6.25. Packed in 100% recycled biodegradable packaging
5: Wind-Up Bouncy Bunny
Kids will love this cute little bunny that doesn’t stop bouncing. Just wind him up and watch him go!
From Plan Toys, the Wind-Up Bouncy Bunny is a lovely wooden toy made without harsh chemicals or toxic paints.
It’s the perfect ethical stocking filler, priced at £2.99
6: Haba Ball Marble Tin
Even if you lose your marbles, make sure the kids have plenty to keep them amused with this brilliant value Haba Ball Marble Tin.
Containing 36 glass marbles of different patterns and designs, these are perfect for use with marble run for some good old-fashioned Christmas fun, or encourage kids to stretch their imagination and design their own marble game. Price £6.49
7: Fish Castanet
Get an early start on the Christmas concert with these cute and crazy Plan Toys Fish Castanets. They’re a perfect size for small children to get their hands on, and they’ll love the simple clapping noise they make.
From Plan Toys, these little fishies are made from sustainable rubber-wood without the use of toxic paints or glues. Price £4
8: Mini Rag Dolls
Little children will love these adorable Imajo Fair Trade Rag Dolls that are the perfect size to pick up and take along everywhere; they’ll soon be the best of friends.
They are all made by a Fairtrade organisation in Sri Lanka, the dolls come in five cute characters – all with different clothes and hair. Price £8.99
9: Plan Toys Wooden Cars
All budding drivers will love to zoom around with the cute and colourful Plan Toys Cars.
Beautifully painted without toxic chemicals, paint or glue, these three little cars make a great addition to the Plan Toys Parking Garages.
Price £7.99 or only £4.oo when bought with the Parking Garage!
10: Skipping Rope
Get bums off the couch with these colourful and fun skipping ropes. These Fair Trade Eco Friendly Skipping Ropes by Lanka Kade come in several different designs, from footballers to fairies and frogs to flowers, so boys and girls will love them.
They are handmade in Sri Lanka by fair-trade organisation Lanka Kade. Priced at £5.50 and packaged in a lovely gift box, these make the perfect ethical stocking gift for kids.