BlogApril Shop Picks: 8 Limited-Time Products to Kick Off Earth Month
April Shop Picks: 8 Limited-Time Products to Kick Off Earth Month
The Brightly Shop's limited-time products for April have arrived! Here are our favorite eco-friendly and sustainable picks for Earth Month.
Earth Month is finally here. That means now—more than ever—is the time to prioritize the planet. From creating more sustainable habits to getting involved in environmental initiatives, there are several ways to show your love for the planet. And speaking of creating new habits, now might be the time to adjust your shopping habits, too: After all, conscious consumerism is on the rise.
According to GreenPrint, about 77% of American consumers care about how environmentally friendly their products are. And 78% are more likely to make a purchase if the products are labeled as eco-friendly. The only question is: How do we know whether a product is eco-friendly?
Shopping ethically and sustainably doesn't have to be hard. Luckily, the Brightly Shop has got you covered. If you're not sure where to begin, check out our limited-time products for April. These products are focused on giving back to the planet, and 5% of all sales this month go back to the Planet Bee Foundation.
Because these products are limited-time, they won't be in the shop for long. Get them before they're gone!
8 Limited-Time Products in the Brightly Shop
1. Recycled Ocean Plastic Earrings, $30-35
The earrings are lightweight, modern, and made from marine plastic debris found in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Even the packaging for these accessories is eco-friendly, as it's plastic-free, compostable, and comes with seed paper that can be planted to grow wildflowers.
2. Ocean Cleanup Kit, $45
The tongs make it easy to pick up litter—especially if the litter is contaminated, sharp, or hard to reach. No need to worry about getting down and dirty. This kit makes the cleanups easy and sanitary. Plus, the kit includes Brightly's Field Guide To Doing Good, an interactive guide that helps you get started with eco-friendly living.
3. One-For-One Tree Kits, $12.99
Trees are natural air purifiers. And now more than ever before, we need them to absorb carbon dioxide and release oxygen into the atmosphere.
If you want to participate in reforestation, check out this tree growing kit. For each kit purchased, a donation is made to plant a tree. And kits feature non-GMO seeds, a biodegradable cow manure pot, some coco grow medium, and instructions.
4. Ecologic Kids Puzzle, $16.50
Still looking to fill your kids' Easter baskets? These mini puzzles are here to help. For ages two and up, these puzzles teach youngsters better habits for the environment.
Green-edged pieces are the better habits to adopt while red-edged pieces are common, not-so sustainable habits. These puzzles educate and they're made with FSC paper!
5. Plantable Pencil, $9.99
As much as we love fresh-scented candles, we don't love the toxic chemicals that go into creating our favorite fragrances. Luckily, there's a solution.
7. Handmade Animal Planter, $64
Calling all plant-lovers: This handmade animal planter can store your favorite succulents. Each planter—choose either a French bulldog or poodle!—is made from a natural fiber extracted from the outer husk of coconuts. But the best part? Your purchase empowers and supports artisan communities in the Philippines.
8. Socks That Plant Trees and Protect Oceans, $14.95
Both pairs are Fairtrade and vegan certified, and they support the planet. If you opt for the green pair, you'll support Trees for the Future and the initiative to plant trees for better soils, helping the planet and farmers. And if you choose the blue ocean pair, you'll be supporting Oceana's mission to restore oceans and save marine life.