November 07 2021
Active Lifestyle Gifts by Women-led Brands
A curated collection of gifts by women-led brands that are great for any active person in your life! Share with someone to help them find a great gift for you or pass along to help inspire those that need a little help choosing a great gift for a special person in their lives :)
We are part of Women-Led-Wednesday, a purpose-driven holiday that encourages the general public to use purchasing power to vote for women in leadership. "If we shine the spotlight on female leaders, more women will become empowered to be leaders themselves. Thought leaders. Business leaders. Philanthropic leaders. And so much more."
Scroll down to see our top picks from the movement + some locally owned women-led brands.
For active women...
Performance Sports Bras
Founded by Margaux to solve pain and discomfort experienced from sports bras her entire life, Lume Six creates the highest quality and performance sports bras.
We've been wearing the Cirra High Impact Sports Bra ($120) for extra coverage during yoga or during high impact activities like running. Click here to shop the Cirra.
For the adventurous traveler...
Kama Surface Co.
Origami-style platforms for adventure, made in Baja
Designed in Lake Tahoe by founder Rachel and built in Baja, KĀMA is run by outdoor-loving women driven to create sustainable, origami-style surfaces. Makers of portable platforms for adventure and mindfulness. KĀMA was born as a better way to gather, practice and play in the wild.
We love the color of the mango one ($220). Click here to shop.
For the cyclist...
Bike bags of various shapes & sizes
For the yogi in your life...
Plastic-free, non-toxic, carbon-neutral yoga gear
By yogis for yogis. Their pieces are made to support your body, your sweat, your wobbles, falls, tears, laughs, and all the in betweens!
No junk, no toxins, no PVC, no TPE, no phthalates, no synthetics, no plastic. 100% biodegradable and recyclable, including the packaging.
We like the looks of the cork support block ($22)...a great solution for any practice. Click here to shop.Website
For the athlete in need of recovery...
Vital Body Therapeutics
CBD creams, ointments & treatments
Founders Jennifer and Kelly created their CBD product line on the core belief that movement, bodywork, and natural medicine, is the key to a healthy and pain free life. They believe in the power of CBD to decrease pain and inspire an active life.
We can't wait to try the CBD Mineral Bath Soak. Click here to shop.
Cool accessories for anyone...
Printed headbands, bandanas and more
SugarSky is a company that strives to be different, and we aim to serve everyone who shares this philosophy with us. Caring more about our customers than making a buck, we exist to encourage and empower everyone who comes in contact with our gear - those who design, make, sell, buy, gift, and wear it -- to be ok Being Different.
Our favorite is the orange paisley fleece-lined headband. Click here to shop.
For adventures with four-legged friends...
Sleeping bags for our best pals
Run by Rachel and her pup River, after realizing there wasn't good enough gear out there for River when they would go on adventures.
Their Original Sleeping bag ($119 for size large) is designed for dog sleeping positions and has plastic snaps so your dog never feels confined. They also convert to a sleeping pad. Click here to shop.Website
For the plant lover...
Little Shop of Horticulture
A variety of gifts for anyone on your list
Created by the creative and talented Kristin, she has created Little Shop of Horticulture to cater to all those that love plants and has recently launched gift boxes including fun gift items + a plant.
Personally, we're eyeing the Cocktail Botanical Box ($65). Click here to shop.
For the mountain biker...
Original art, prints and a board game!
Kristina is an artist and illustrator from California, based in the PNW. She creates art inspired by nature and her love of mountain biking, inspired by the outdoors.
We love the Riding River 8" x 10" print ($20). Click here to shop.
The perfect stocking stuffer...
Journals, Wood Stickers and Coloring pages
Dear Summit was created by Deanna, inspired by her passion for the outdoors. She created the gear she was looking for but couldn't find...a minimalist + prompted journal and eco-friendly wooden stickers. A percentage of every sale goes to the National Parks Foundation.
We love the Hiking Is Always A Good Idea Wood Sticker ($8). Click here to shop.Website