Hostess Holiday Gift Ideas by bambeco | 2011 Green Gifts Holiday Buying Guide

For the Host

Don't show up empty handed. Surprise your host with an eco-friendly gift that shows you care.
The Yule Tree-To-Be includes everything you need to grow your own holiday tree. Will reach 7 – 8 feet in six to eight years.
Satisfy your chocolate cravings with the Chocolate Lovers Garden Kit. Kit includes everything  you need for calorie-free, chocolate indulgence.
Raise a glass with this tote made of renewable jute canvas. Featuring bold, block lettering, this wine bag made adds holiday cheer to your hostess gift.
Raise a glass with this tote made of renewable jute canvas. Featuring a decorative snowflake design, this wine bag made adds holiday cheer to your hostess gift.
This collection of culinary herbs was selected to compliment your culinary skills and fine wine selections. Create your own Herb Garden with herbs that can be matched with an endless array of foods.

Mull it over and pour on the winter warmers with spiced cider and wine. Reusable tin with 12 one-teaspoon packets of organic spices and recipes for a cup of cheer.

Handmade from  fresh, fragrant organic California Bay Laurel, accented with fresh red chili peppers and adorned with a raffia bow. Perfect as a gift or as holiday decor. Bay leaves can be used to spice cuisine all year long.

Grow your own amaryllis in a recycled steel planter. Perfect for the holidays, or everyday. Repurpose the planter, or save to replant next year.

Grow your own Christmas tree! Easy to follow instructions and everything you need to grow your very own Scotch Pine. 

Ready to celebrate a holiday or everyday, organic herbs perfect for poultry. Includes recipes and 12 one-teaspoon herb packets, including sage, thyme, rosemary and marjoram.

Serve small snacks in perfect eco-style in our Teak Pear Bowl made from reclaimed teak wood scraps, approx. 3.25”.

All natural sea salt harvested from an ancient brine aquifer, pure and free of contaminants and heavy metals, perfect for your favorite dishes.

Six organic herbs packed in one-teaspoon envelopes to ensure freshness and encased in reusable tins. Basil, dill, oregano, rosemary, tarragon, thyme.

Fill your home with cookies! Cookie jar comes with recipes and inspiration for fresh-baked goodness. Includes 12 one-teaspoon packets of ground organic cookie spices.

Grow your own Christmas tree! Easy to follow instructions and everything you need to grow your very own Scotch Pine. 

Our Herbal Tea Garden kit is a unique selection of the finest herbal teas ready to grow in your garden or home. Growing herbs in your own garden will ensure that they are chemical and weed-free at harvest.
Our Gourmet Salad Garden includes all the parts necessary to create a delectable gourmet salad. Home-grown vegetables have a freshness and texture seldom found in commercial produce departments.
Decadent indulgences for the dark chocolate lover. Thirty-one pieces of rich, certified organic, fair trade chocolate in two flavors, toffee and almond crunch, and almods and sea salt.
Rich, creamy hot cocoa in a snap. Perfectly blended organic, fair trade sugar, cocoa, and vanilla for a perfect cup of hot chocolate every time. Makes 21 eight-ounce cups.

Heat up your cooking with the fresh flavors of wow for a bowl of chili that will make you cheer. Reusable tin with 12 one-teaspoon packets of organic herbs and spices for chili.

Delight any cheese lover with our Cheese Marker Set. Each piece is made from natural materials and attributes its rich, creamy color to the natural pigment of earthenware and minimal use of dyes for decorative illustration.
Our organic Garden-in-a-Bag collection provides a great selection of herbs that grow year-round in your kitchen. These easy to grow herbs contain 100% organic soil and leak-proof coconut husk drainage.
The Slanted Recycled Glass Votives are hand-cut for extra sparkle and eco-flair. Made from recycled glass and soy wax. Available in four scents.
Uplift your spirit with our Soy and Beeswax Candle in Spice. All-natural ingredients are hand-poured into a recycled glass jar.
Uplift your spirit with our Soy and Beeswax Candle in Spruce. All-natural ingredients are hand-poured into a recycled glass jar.
Evoking warm thoughts during cold winter nights, this soy candle captures the essence of maple syrup over hot buttermilk pancakes. Handpoured in Canada, it contains a crackling wick made from natural wood that was acquired from good forestry practices.
Evoking warm thoughts during cold winter nights, this soy candle captures the essence of maple syrup over hot buttermilk pancakes. Handpoured in Canada, it contains a crackling wick made from natural wood that was acquired from good forestry practices.
Mined in the quarries of India, these gorgeous slate coasters provide a classic and functional accent piece to your table. Naturally waterproof, slate is a durable material that lasts a lifetime.
Recycled glass never looked so good! Our Confetti Recycled Wine Glasses are hand blown by skilled artisans into unique works of sustainable art.
Recycled glass never looked so good! Our Confetti Recycled Martini Glasses are hand blown by skilled artisans into unique works of sustainable art.
Recycled glass never looked so good! Our Confetti Recycled Margarita Glasses are hand blown by skilled artisans into unique works of sustainable art.
Reach for the Reusable Flour Sack Towels Set of 3 to handle any kitchen need from wiping a mess to drying a dish. Set of 3 large towels in reusable tote.