Ultimate Susty Holiday Gift Guide

Glam Gift Guide Sustainable Women-owned Latina-owned brands

This holiday season, shop your values and give a thoughtful, luxurious and mission-driven gift. If you're looking to 'treat yo self' without harming the planet or others, this guide is for you! 

The mera mera is La Jefa Holiday Gift Basket. It offers a curated selection of luxurious, low-waste products from Latina-owned businesses, exclusively available at VOLVERde. Where else can you find all of your values beautifully represented in one gift? Aquí, friends. 

La Jefa sustainable holiday gift set latina-owned brands
La Jefa Holiday Gift Basket includes 5 artisanal, sustainable products by Latina-owned brands.

Silk Scrunchie by GuShu - Handmade and dyed by a Oaxacan artist using natural, plant-based dyes. The dying process used to make these one-of-a-kind pieces is based on ancestral techniques and preserves this heritage tradition.

Agave Body Sponge - Made by artisans using sustainably harvested agave fibers. This artisanal, compostable plant-based sponge is the perfect option to reduce your plastic footprint and leave your skin glowing.

Yerba Mate Bath Soak with Aloe and Jojoba Oil by Sanara - Soak away worries and unwind from a long day with this award-winning, all natural yerba mate bath soak. Harnesses the power of Latin American ingredients to support radiant skin and a relaxed spirit. 

Aloe Vera Body Soap Bar by Amahu - Handcrafted, plant-based bath and body soap made with aloe vera gel sourced straight from the maker's garden. 

Handmade Palm Basket - Made with sustainably harvested palm by a collective of indigenous families. We partner directly with artisans and employ fair trade practices in compensating them for their craft. 

If you're looking to gift premium self-care, while supporting women- and Latina-owned brands and keeping the plastic at bay, we've got you covered with these sustainable gift options. 
Tranquila Collection Trial Set - Sustainable gifts under $50
The Tranquila Collection Trial Pack by Sanara Skincare, a Latina-owned brand, is a best-seller for good reason. It  is a beautifully crafted, luxurious plant-based body care set celebrating indigenous Latin American botanicals. It includes 5 travel-sized products meant to help you unwind and relax after a long day. The Trial Pack includes: 
Black Brazilian Clay Soap Bar with Jojoba and Cupuaçu Butter 1 oz
Bamboo Fiber and Mango Seed Body Polish 15 g
Chilean Rosehip Seed Body Oil 5 ml
Cupuaçu Seed Body Butter 15 g
Yerba Maté Bath Soak 20 g
La Poderosa Holiday Gift Set - Sustainable gifts under $50
The Poderosa Gift Basket offers a curated selection of must-have, low-waste products from Latina-owned businesses, exclusively available at VOLVERde. This assortment of body-loving, sustainable products is the ultimate gift for friends or family member who could use some extra TLC this holiday season. The Poderosa Gift Basket includes:

Agave Body Sponge Made by artisans using sustainably harvested agave fibers. This artisanal, compostable plant-based sponge is the perfect option to reduce your plastic footprint and leave your skin glowing.

Chilean Rosehip Seed Body Oil by Sanara - This lightweight, best-selling body oil deeply moisturizes and renews dull, tired skin thanks to its glow-boosting blend of antioxidants and fatty acids. Inspired by Latin American botanicals and healing rituals.

Lavender Body Soap by Amahu - Handcrafted, plant-based bath and body soap made with olive, sunflower seed and coconut oils. Ideal for all skin types, especially those with dry or sensitive skin. Enjoy hydrated skin and a calming, fresh scent. 

Handmade Palm Basket  - Made with sustainably harvested palm by a collective of indigenous families. We partner directly with artisans and employ fair trade practices in compensating them for their craft. 

Aventura gift guide mission-driven, sustainable gifts under $50

Do you have an amiguis that loves to travel and andar en la calle? This gift guide is perfect for them.

We've handpicked products that are perfect for any frequent-traveller or viajer@ that wants to minimize their footprint while traveling. Our list includes must-have items for your next trip that will help reduce plastic pollution.
Aventura Gift Set - Sustainable Gifts Plastic-Free

The Aventura Gift Basket offers a curated selection of artisanal, low-waste products from women-owned businesses, exclusively available at VOLVERde. This set is perfect for the foodie in your life or someone that is always on the go. The Aventura includes:

12 oz Peltre Mug by Malte Taller - Inspired by traditional Mexican enamelware with a modern twist. Hand-painted designs by a duo of sisters based in Mexico City.  
Travel Cutlery Set by Conscious Cutlery - This 7-piece set is ultra functional and easy to carry in a canvas zip pouch. Made from food-grade stainless steel, which is more hygienic and durable than bamboo, this is the perfect swap for single-use plastic cutlery! 
Cloth Napkins by Swinkhouse - Set of 5 napkins made from 100% cotton. They're machine washable and get more absorbent after the first few washes. 
Handmade Palm Basket - Made with sustainably harvested palm by a collective of indigenous families. We partner directly with artisans and employ fair trade practices in compensating them for their craft. 


Plastic-free biodegradable shampoo and conditioner - Sustainable Gifts under $50

For the frequent traveller, we know that packing shampoo and conditioner can be tricky and messy. We've made it easier (and more sustainable!) by offering biodegradable shampoo and conditioner in aluminum travel sizes. We also offer an array of shampoo bars from two premium brands: 

Dip Shampoo and Conditioner Salon-quality Bars - Sustainable Gifts under $50
Dip Shampoo and Conditioner bars available in Rosewater & Jasmine and Tangerine and Honeydew scents and full-size and travel sizes.
Vida Bars Shampoo and Conditioner Bars - Sustainable Gifts under $50
Vida Bars available in Growth, Balance and Soothe formulas. 
zero waste stain remover soap stick - Sustainable gifts for travellers

When you're on the go, we know from experience that stains and spills happen. This is why we love Meliora's solid stain removal stick. Trust us: it's pure magic and you don't want to go on your next trip without one.  

Zero waste deodorant cream Little Seed Farm - Sustainable gifts for travellers

Deodorant is another travel item that we know you can't skip out on. We are all about sustainability, but we’re not taking shortcuts on the effectiveness of products. Especially for deodorant. That’s why we were thrilled to discover Little Seed Farm’s effective and sustainable deodorant cream. This best-selling formula is the ideal alternative to toxic, polluting deodorants. Made from nourishing, organic ingredients, this deodorant will have you smelling fresh all day long.

Agave soap bag - Sustainable gifts under $50

If you love bath and body bars as much as we do, we know you're taking them along on your next trip. We love carrying ours in our handmade, sustainable agave soap bag. Not only will it preserve your soap bars, but it also serves as a natural exfoliator that will leave your skin glowing.

Plastic-free toothpaste tablets Huppy women-owned
We tried many different toothpaste tablets looking for a similar lather and taste as traditional toothpaste. None were quite right until we came across Huppy. Finally, a toothpaste tablet we can rave about made by a socially responsible company! Huppy makes award-winning toothpaste tablets, made with clean ingredients that are non-toxic, family-friendly, and known to boost oral health. Plus, these are extra minty and come in an aluminum tin that is perfect for travel.


Artsy vibes sustainable gift guide

Are you looking for a one-of-a-kind, meaningful and sustainable gift for you or your bestie? This gift guide is perfect for you.

Peltre Enamel Artisan Hand painted Mexican Spoons - Sustainable gifts under $50

We can't get enough of these artisanal enamel spoons by Malte Taller. A contemporary take on the traditional Mexican peltre, these spoons are perfect for soups or salsas. A sustainable way of bringing a little bit of Mexico into your home. Easy for on-the go travel, camping or your next picnic. Say adios! to plastic utensils. Your purchase also supports women artisans working to preserve the art and craft of traditional peltre with a modern aesthetic. 

Art Inspired Limited Edition Hand Soap Glass Bottle - Sustainable Unique gifts under $50
We partnered with legendary artist and muralist, Rubén Aguirre, on a limited edition collection to bring a piece of custom art into your home, while making a positive impact on the planet. Because who says being sustainable means being boring? Not us. This limited-edition 16 oz amber glass soap dispenser celebrates Latinx urban art to liven up your kitchen or bathroom sinks. 
natural dyed silk scrunchie curly girl method - sustainable gifts under $50
These one-of-a-kind, artisanally made silk scrunchies are a piece of art for your hair. Each scrunchie is handmade and dyed with natural dyes by a Oaxacan artist. Dyed with natural dyes derived from plants, herbs, and even insects.
zero-waste natural palm belly basket - sustainable gifts under $50
This handmade, natural palm leaf basket is more than a fresh decorative accent for your home. Its practical shape and size allow you to store blankets, pillows, toys, games, and even plants. The black stripes in this design are colored with naturally-derived dyes; no artificial dyes used. Fair trade and ethically made by indigenous artisans in the Mixtec region of Oaxaca, Mexico.
pedal loom mexico cotton woven hormiguitas napkin
Handwoven by a family of pedal loom weavers in Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca using ancestral techniques passed down by generations. These 100% cotton napkins get softer and more absorbent with every wash. Their modern design makes ditching paper towel waste and opting for this sustainable, zero-waste alternative a no-brainer. Bonus: each purchase supports indigenous artisans in Mexico and keeps our ancestral traditions alive.

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