Decorating gifts doesn't have to cost the environment as much as it currently does and it shouldn't need to cause more plastic pollution. Below are more sustainable, plastic-free alternatives for decorating gifts. It's a great idea when you use these items to encourage people to reuse them afterwards.


Trying to find eco-friendly gift decorations on the high street can be difficult, especially without plastic wrapping. If you know of any shops stocking more eco-friendly gift decorations which aren't packaged in plastic then please get in contact so they can be added to this page!


TOP TIP: If you're shopping online and buying more than one item then it's more eco-friendly ordering all items from the same website to reduce the impact of packaging and delivery.

Naturally Wrapt specialise in eco-friendly wrapping products including a brilliant selection of twine, ribbon, decorative paper tape and gift tags. They also have a selection of wrapping paper. 


Plastic Freedom stock twine and decorative paper tape. They also plant one tree for every order made and sell many other eco-living items.

The Plastic Free Shop sell a few varieties of twine. They also stock a great range of products for greener living.

Peace with the Wild sell twine as well as lots of other eco-friendly products.

Boobalou stock twine as well as a variety of other great items for green-living.