We recently compiled 20 great gifts under $20, but maybe you're looking to get a little bit fancier? If so, check out these green goodies under $75 for that special someone on your list.
1 Best Green Gifts Under $75
2 tear.drop succulents, $52 from succulentLOVe: Sure, you could make a terrarium yourself, but this awesome company has done the work for you, and it comes in this lovely ceramic pot handmade by Jen E Ceramics.
3 Vintage Coffee Can Lamp, $75 from It's A Lamp (Etsy): An awesome upcycled lamp, which features a porcelain lamp holder, a vintage reproduction 25W Edison style bulb, push-button ON/OFF switch and a 6-foot cord. Lot's of other vintage objects-turned-lamp from this designer.
4 Geometric Gray Felt Pillow, $75 from White Nest: Cool enough to be appreciated by your design loving friends, but neutral enough to fit in just about anyone's decor. 18" square wool felt and comes with a down insert.
5 Chevron Pet Duvet Cover, $55 from The Olive Crow (Etsy): Fur babies need green gifts, too! This on-trend chevron duvet cover has an envelope design (no zippers or buttons) and can be stuffed with any fabric or foam to make your pet stylishly comfortable.
6 Superior Cake Server, $75 from Ladies & Gentlemen: A great gift for a baker, these charming vintage cake servers have been given a baked-on color handle that's food and cake safe.
7 Gorilla Chalkboard Skull, $62 from I Am Home (Etsy): Humor the taxidermy enthusiast on your list with this limited edition animal chalkboard skull (soon to be available in other animal shapes such as coyote, crocodile and sea otter).
8 Top-Felt House Shoes, $67-75 from Top-Felt: Perfect for lounging around the house in the winter, these slippers are made from 100% wool felt in a small, sustainable production in Brooklyn.
9 ts01 Wood Headphones, $74.99 from thinksound: Upgrade those ubiquitous flimsy white headphones, to these beauties made from sustainably sourced wood and are PVC and plastic free (headphones with microphone option available for $109.99).
10 Pop-Up Bike Basket, $75 from MIO: This bright basket ships flat, is made from recycled content steel and coated with a durable low-VOC finish.
11 Annual Membership, $Varies: We've received gift memberships to art museums, CSAs, art studios and even to a gym. A gift like this is personal, memorable and is something useful, rather than another thing to sit on the shelf.
2011 Green Gift Guides
• Green Gift Guide For Kids
• Green Gift Guide For Food Lovers
• No-Gift Green Gift Guide: Charitable Gifts and Donations
• 10 Hostess Gifts for Friends Who Love to Entertain
• Green Gift Guide: 20 Gifts Under $20
• Green Gift Guide For Minneapolis
• Green Gift Guide For the Home Renovator
(Images: 1-10. as linked; 11. Museum of Contemporary Art)