15 Holiday Gift Ideas for Ladies Who Love the Ocean
Stumped on a gift for the salty souls on your Christmas shopping list? Check out some of the ideas below!
As a marine mammal naturalist and general ocean nerd, these are some of the items I am obsessed with and some that are on my wish list!
1. Whale Shark Warrior Leggings
These stunning leggings are made from post-consumer plastic bottles and they're waterproof! Safe to wear in the water or on land. They are decked out with the distinct spots and stripes of a whale shark- scientists use these distinctive markings to identify individual whale sharks. Like a fingerprint, each is as unique and special as the last. Check them out at Waterlust.
2. Hihimanu Eagle Ray Necklace
This little elegant stingray charm is 100% sterling silver and comes on a super fine 18" stainless steel chain. It has a super dainty look with a high grade quality. 10% of the proceeds on this item + an optional additional donation will be sent to Nakawe Project, supporting shark and ray conservation efforts. Check it out here in the Kohola Kai Creative shop.
3. Pela Case
Calling all Ocean Lovers! 5% from each of these Limited Edition engraved case sold will be donated to Save The Waves. Pela Cases were designed to protect your phone while you need it but be 100% compostable at the end of life, avoiding the same fate as most plastic tech accessories: in a landfill or our oceans for hundreds or thousands of years. Help us displace the staggering amount of plastic was created (plastic cases AND unnecessary plastic packaging) by choosing a sustainable plastic alternative like Pela! Available in a variety of iphone and android varieties- check them out at Pela Case!
4. Sterling Silver Nikki Ring
This particular ring is named after a very special Tiger Shark named Nikki and features a silver tooth. It's also adjustable! Check out this stunning ring at Thessalonike Collection. Funds from this shop help fund conservation projects at Keiko Conservation!
5. Mahina Mermaid Mono Fins
Mahina MerFins are regarded as the most functional, highest performing & safest Mermaid fin available. This mono fin is designed with recycled materials and built for performance, speed & propulsion through the water. Check out the fin collection at Mahina Mermaid!
6. Tees and Totes from Keiko Conservation
Eco-friendly apparel featuring original and artist collaboration designs. Products are made from certified organic cotton in an ethically accredited, renewable energy powered factory.Look great and help spread a conservation message! Check them out the at the Keiko Shop!
7. Reusable Straws
Stainless steel straws with turtle-ly awesome designs! Plastic is a problem for our planet, and what better way to show you take a stand against it than with these eye-catching reusable straws?! Next time you order a drink say, “Without a straw, please!" This set comes with straws, a cleaner brush and carrying pouch. Check it out at Fin Pin Shop!
8. Save the Fishes Water Bottle
Eco Friendly re-usable glass bottle clear glass design with a wood-grain twist lid. "Save The Fishies" engraved on the top! Check it out at Sand Cloud.
9. Eco-Tour Gift Certificate
Give the gift of an unforgettable experience! See dolphins and whales in the wild or go diving amongst coral reefs and fishes. Find a great company in your area on Trip Advisor.
10. Reef-Safe Skin & Sun care
Developed by an ocean lifeguard, the raw elements collection is designed with the ocean in mind. With more and more evidence showing the effects of sunscreen and its chemical ingredients, it is more important to choose reef-safe sun care. These products are crafted with natural ingredients and comes with broad spectrum protection. Check them out at Raw Elements!
11. Plastic-Free Gift Set
This gift set is perfect for anyone who is passionate about the ocean, environment and plastic free living. The set includes an Ecoceanic reusable cotton tote bag, a reusable stainless steel bottle and 4 reusable stainless steel straws. Check it out at Ecoceanic!
12. Cape Clasp
These clasp bracelets are minimal and marine-grade durable, ready for ocean wear! They are guaranteed-fit adjustable and part of proceeds go to help conservation causes. Check out the clasp collection at Cape Clasp!
13. Lady Shark Leggings
The Lady Shark Pant, features three Hawaiian Lady Sharks: Mauka, Marlu, and Butterfly. These ladies are some of the most dominant female sharks in the Oahu aggregates. Wear these leggings for swim, surf, dive, run, stretch, yoga, run or just lounge around! Quick dry, UV, comfort 4 inch waistband, durable in salt water and sweat. Benefits Hawaiian conservation initiatives for sharks and the ocean. Check them out at One Ocean Designs.
14. Illustrated Posters
Art print posters by Kelsey Oseid featuring collections of different sea creatures. Print measures 12x18 inches. Printed in Minneapolis on acid free 80# Mohawk Superfine cover. Check them out at Kelsey's Etsy Shop!
15. 4Ocean Bracelets
Each bracelet purchase removes 1 pound of trash from the ocean and coastlines. They have a unisex, adjustable design and are made with 100% post-consumer materials. Check out the original 4Ocean bracelet or the limited edition monthly cause bracelets at 4Ocean!