Dec 2, 2019

It’s finally December. I hope that at this time, you’re all set for the holidays, your Christmas tree is standing tall, all your party RSVPs are in order, and your gifts are all lined up for wrapping.

Okay, we’ve got to admit, we might find that last one to still be in the works. After all, we’re all just trying to keep up with the festivities here. This, however, should be a good time to remind you of some practical gift ideas that won’t hijack your bank account.

Reusable utensil set, P600 

Looking for a gift that would nudge your friends towards sustainability? Well, this handy (and witty) metal straw and reusable bamboo utensils burrito from SIP can help them take their first baby steps. 


Travel note folder, P499

Even with the ready-at-hand notes app on our phones, there is still something dynamic about writing on paper and seeing its this is why most people still carry a notebook with them. Though, a notebook could constantly seem out of place or worse, be misplaced. Not to worry, this travel note folder will keep your papers intact.


Insulated tumblers, P900

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A lot of people ask "Where do I start?" when it comes to reducing waste. A completely sustainable life isn't going to happen overnight, you need to take small steps to get there. Our products can help you decide which area you want to work on first and what's best for you. If you decide you want to start with plastic bottles, then our Rocket insulated bottles our perfect! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Check out whole SIP products available in-store and online at! #sipsteelstraws #sustainability #sustainableliving #reusablestraw #circulareconomy #reusables #thebettergoods #ecofriendly #zerowaste #zerowasteph #reusable #greenlifestyle #greenliving #environmentallyconscious #lowimpact #tumblersph #tumblers

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Tumblers will never not be ubiquitous in the gift-giving scene just because it’s essential not only to hydrate ourselves but to minimize the use of single-use plastic bottles. Nonetheless, don’t just go for the first tumbler you see: Choose a high-quality BPA-free, rocket-insulated tumbler like this. 


Rechargeable moon lamp, P400

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⚠️ BEWARE OF CHEAP KNOCK OFFS ❌ Don't fall for cheap, poorly made ones on other sites that break easily, stop charging after some time and have zero attention to detail. ✔️ Each individual Night Lamp (Moon, Jupiter, Earth) from My Metanoia takes a staggering 26+ hours to 3D print using state-of-the-art technology according to NASA satellite images for ultra realistic accuracy and durability. . Features . TWO COLOR TONES – Switch between white and yellow lighting with the touch of a button. . . RECHARGABLE – Recharge your Moon Lamp with the provided USB charging cable. Connects to any micro-usb adapter (not included). . ECO-FRIENDLY – Made from 100% eco-friendly PLA from USA . Spoil yourself (because you're worth it) or give a gift that's truly out of this world to a loved one for their birthday, wedding gift, anniversary, special occasion or simply to show someone you care. . . #moonlampph #moonlampphilippines #pinoypride #onlyinthephilippines #pusongpasko

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At this point, almost everyone is pulling all-nighters every other day and it can be draining. Equip your friends with a romantic companion in this moon lamp. 



Solar power bank, P400

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Bring power anywhere! #powerbank #cellphone

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At the rate by which we’ve been depending on technology, powerbanks aren’t taking a step back from wishlists anytime soon. Consequently, these electronically charged powerbanks can’t last as long as we want them to. Here’s where the sustainable innovation in the form of solar powerbanks comes in: these can run on either sunlight or fluorescent light.



Manual diffuser, P895

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If you haven’t already noticed, diffusers packed with essential oils are very therapeutic and are a great way to elevate the ambiance of any room. Give someone the gift of fragrant quality air without spending too much or even potentially adding to their electricity bill with this simple manual diffuser that comes in different scents. 


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