2018 VegOut Holiday Gift Guide
Here are some of our favorite vegan products to make your (last-minute) Christmas shopping easy!
Food & Drink
Citizen Mustard Tickets
Gift that special someone tickets to a fancy vegan dinner party. Such an amazingly LA experience!
Perfect for the busy healthy vegan! Daily Harvest carries smoothies, oatmeal bowls, chia bowls, soups, lattes, and more. All made with healthy ingredients.
Maggie’s pick: Mint + Cacao Smoothie
Great gift for the fruit and veggie lover! Imperfect Produce delivers weekly boxes of produce straight to your door. Choose from conventional or organic.
Maggie’s pick: Organic Produce Box
Vegan, gluten-free, and soy-free cookies. Shugah Stufferz make the perfect stocking stuffer! Don’t forget to order some for yourself.
No Whey Chocolate
Allergy-friendly chocolate. Great for stocking stuffers or gift baskets. Try Jingle Bell Bites, Holiday Truffles, Vegan Mint Creams, and more.
Maggie’s pick: Milkless Peppermint Bark
Sweet Home Grown
Delicious candied nuts. Vegan, gluten-free, no white sugar! Perfect for gift baskets, holiday snacks, stockings, and more. Flavors range from Bourbon Pecans and Coconut Rum Almonds to Ghost Pepper Habanero Peanuts and a Thai-flavored mix.
Perfect for the busy vegan! Give the gift of groceries. Thrive Market has all your vegan non-perishable staples at up to 50% off regular retail prices, including nut butters, quinoa, and more, plus vegan snacks like Louisville Vegan Jerky.
Veestro can be shipped nationwide! Give the gift of plant-based to your relatives in the Midwest. The meals come prepared and frozen, perfect for someone transitioning to a plant-based diet.
Vegan Cuts Snack Box
Just the gift for the vegan snacker! Each month the recipient of the gift will receive a subscription box with 10+ vegan snacks to try.
Veggie Grill Gift Card
Veggie Grill is everywhere, making it an easy gift for that loved one who enjoys eating out. Plus, you get a $10 reward for every $40 gift card purchased, the perfect excuse to try the new Cena barbacoa tacos on the seasonal menu.
For the vegan wine lover! Send your loved one a box of vegan wine. Make sure to click the “vegan” filter to shop vegan wines only. Bonus, Winc is taking an extra $5 off all Christmas orders.
Maggie’s picks: 2016 Rosa Obscura Red Blend, 2017 Diviner Sauvignon Blanc, 2018 Alma Libre Pinot Noir, and 2017 Finke’s Sparkling White Blend (perfect for those NYE celebrations!)
Clothing, Shoes, & Accessories
Beet x Beet
Wear the vegan message! This Los Angeles-based clothing company creates stylish vegan apparel.
Maggie’s pick: Not You Tee – $28
Cruelty-free clothing, stickers, accessories, and more, Herbivore Clothing is your one-stop shop for vegan swag.
Maggie’s pick: Eat Like You Give a Damn Emerald Tri-Blend Tee – $30
Famous for their Anti Dairy Social Club t-shirts and Vegan Booty shorts and leggings, iApparel has something for everyone.
Maggie’s pick: Anti Dairy Social Club Tee – $20
Cruelty-free shoes for men, women, and kids.
Matt & Nat
Stylish vegan handbags and accessories. You won’t believe they’re made out of vegan leather!
Handcrafted vegan footwear that looks like “regular” shoes.
Vegan Power Co.
Retro-inspired vegan clothing and flair. We love Vegan Power Co.’s fun designs!
Maggie’s pick: Vegan Metal Shirt – $26
Los Angeles-based clothing company with punny tees. Vegetaryn now also sells delicious-scented vegan candles!
Maggie’s pick: Organic Vintage Vegan Tee – $38
These premium vegan CBD products are great to gift your loved one, yourself, or even your pet. They make CBD oils and topicals.
Maggie’s pick: Mind Tincture 600mg – $59.95
Health & Beauty
Bare Naked Botanicals
Vegan, cruelty-free, and toxin-free skincare products.
Maggie’s pick: Anything Bergamot Lime scented!
Vegan Cuts Beauty Box
Perfect for the beauty-obsessed! Each month your giftee will receive a subscription box with 5+ vegan beauty products to try.
Vegan Cuts Makeup Box
Perfect for the vegan makeup lover! Your giftee will receive a quarterly subscription box of full size vegan and cruelty-free makeup.
NoHo Candle Co.
This North Hollywood-based vegan candle company makes amazing vegan candles. They come in tins and glass jars and are great to give as part of a gift basket or solo.
Maggie’s picks: Spanish Lavender and Passion Cake
Books & Magazines
Vegan Yack Attack on the Go!
Jackie Sobon’s newest vegan cookbook is filled with recipes for the busy vegan. This is a great one for friends and family who recently transitioned to plant-based eating.
Filled with recipes, interviews, news, and more, a subscription to VegNews Magazine makes a great gift.
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