Hey, 2020’s been quite a year, and it’s not even over yet. As we continue to reflect on the things that matter most, like (re)connecting with family, supporting those in need, and continuing to restore the planet that keeps us all going, Complex has partnered with Gap to highlight a range of products that inspire moments of connection and show environmentally-friendly fashion trends, all from brands and organizations that have been making a concerted effort to positively impact the world around us, using sustainable product methods and giving back through charities and non-profits.
So before you run out to do your seasonal shopping, browse this shoppable holiday lookbook to find a list of gifts that will help you reach your giving gift goals while supporting causes in need.
Gap Logo Crewneck Sweatshirt
There’s no question which brand is holding you down this season with this classically-cut crewneck featuring big, bold letters reading G-A-P across the chest. Available in six vibrant colors, and made from a cotton blend that includes 9% sustainable recycled polyester, this piece is sure to make stand out while you celebrate the holidays this year.
Warby Parker Topper Women’s Sunglasses
A fresh fit is always complete with the right pair of frames. Step into holiday gift giving with Warby Parker’s trendy Topper sunglasses, which will allow your loved ones to see things in a new light. And to keep the season’s spirit bright, Warby Parker donates a pair of glasses to a person in need of visual aid for every purchase made.
Nike Space Hippie 04 Shoes
From product donations to community-based grants, Nike has committed itself to global change via various programs tethered to supporting local athletic organizations and leading community initiatives worldwide. As part of Nike’s efforts to save the environment, the brand used recycled materials to create these trash-to-treasure shoes. The sneakers are lightweight, with a low carbon footprint, and are made from recycled plastic bottles, Tt-shirts, and yarn scraps. There’s no better way to walk into the holidays while knowing you’re doing your part.
Gap Upcycled Lightweight Puffer Jacket
Gap’s Upcycled Lightweight Puffer Jacket is available in three seasonal colors—classic navy, true black, and hunter green—and is made from 100% upcycled materials, from the shell to the lining. As the brand’s lightest puffer jacket yet, you can bundle up without the bulky layers and make sure to stay fly in the process.
Gap Turtleneck Sweatshirt
This Turtleneck Sweatshirt is as soft and soothing as it looks. Made with carbonized fleece that features 9% recycled polyester, Gap’s take on a traditional long-sleeve turtleneck is a must-have for celebrating this holiday season.
Bombas Women's Hiking Calf Socks
Bombas’ hiking socks are warm, comfy, and come complete with Hex Tec technology, which contains thermoregulating ventilation to keep you hot or cool, depending on the weather. With rain or snow (or both) surely falling somewhere, the socks’ moisture protection will keep people dry no matter where they are this season. And in Bombas’ tradition, for every pair of socks purchased, the company dontes a pair to a homeless shelter in need.
Gap Originals Joggers
These joggers are a part of Gap’s larger initiative to celebrate its heritage with iconic pieces from its fashion-forward archive. This pair of joggers comes with an elasticized drawstring waistband, banded cuffs, and the word, “Original” printed down the front of the left leg. Even better, these are cut from a cotton-poly material that's made from 9% recycled polyester. Stay original this season and rock your sustainable joggers with pride.
Gap Sherpa Half-Zip Hoodie
Available in an assortment of cool winter colors, Gap’s cozy Sherpa Half-Zip Hoodie features everything you need to stay warm this season. The long-sleeved layering essential comes with a hooded neckline and a half-zip closure for your comfort, while its slanted front pockets are strategically placed to keep your hands snug and frostbite free. Made from 70% recycled polyester, you can feel good about wearing this environmentally-friendly hoodie for years to come.
United by Blue 22L Trek Pack
Tis the season to gather with family, celebrate with joy, and do your part to save the environment. United by Blue’s 100% recycled 22L Trek Pack is made of plastic bottles that have been transformed into a rugged water and stain-resistant polyester. So buy a bag, and watch your purchase help save the planet.
Gap Upcycled Shiny Midweight Puffer Jacket
Gap’s Upcycled Shiny Midweight Puffer Jacket is available in a pure holiday red that's sure to make your spirits bright. Aside from its chic exterior, the jacket features water-resistant insulation, a hooded neckline to protect against chilly wind, and 100% recycled fill, shell and lining. Fashion-forward and functional, this is a jacket you don’t want to leave home without.