2016 Editor’s Inspirational Gift Picks

Every year, Elevated Existence editors pick their favorite gift ideas to spread spirituality, love and inspiration to others.

We are excited to announce our 2016 picks, including clothing, accessories, jewelry, home products, yoga products, and more.

And be sure to check out the BuddhiBox below, which is offering a 10 percent coupon to Elevated Existence readers!

Happy Holidays!


posieturnersmallPosie Turner Mantra Socks
Offering a touch of inspiration for your feet, these Posie Turner socks feature modern-day mantras. Available for both men and women, they offer messages, such as “I Am Spirit,” “Expect Miracles,” “Namaste” and “Infinite Love.” They can be purchased individually or as a customized box set. www.posieturner.com; $16.50 each, or $54 for box set.


eshaw-2_eE.Shaw Jewels Wrap Bracelets
Since these are one long strand with a strong magnetic clasp, approximately 33 inches long, they can be worn as a five-strand wrap bracelet or a necklace. They feature a variety of gemstones in a choice of colors, including Sparkling Citrine, with citrine, pyrite and black spinel; and Clear Sky, with turquoise, labradorite, moonstone and chalcedony in sterling silver. www.eshawjewels.com; $125.



CHAK-WRAPS OM Leather Bracelet
Choose from 14 colors of Portuguese leather, many corresponding with the chakra system, these bracelets measure less than a ½ wide with a magnetic rectangle clasp. The letters are pewter-plated with 99.9 percent sterling silver, and are free of lead, nickel and cadmium. www.liveaha.com; $45.99 – $52.99.


choose_love_bracelet_smallChoose Love Bracelet
Handmade in the United States, the Choose Love bracelet is the perfect reminder for the wearer and those around them to remember love triumphs over fear, and we have the choice to choose it. Available in sterling silver, 18K gold filled, 14K white gold and 14K rose gold, the bracelet chain lengths range from 5½ to 9½ inches. They can also be customized with a different message or name. www.bonnievent.com; $50.


yoga-mat-bag-7685Effie Handmade Yoga Mat Bags
Choose from a variety of graphic prints or solid colors, these yoga bags are handmade and fit most standard yoga mats — specifically yoga mats up to 26 inches wide and a 5-inch rolled up diameter. www.effiehandmade.com; $44.


aurorae-impressions-smallAurorae Printed Yoga Mats
Made with eco-friendly patented PER (polymer environmental resin), which is free from toxins, including phthalates, phenols, PAHS, latex, silicone and rubber, these yoga mats are available in a variety of prints, and measure 72 inches long, 24 inches wide and 5mm thick. Each purchase includes a free non-slip rosin bag. www.auroraeyoga.com; $39.95.


v-shaped-cushion_bohemian-ikat_smallHugger Mugger Meditation Cushion
Handmade in the USA, these v-shaped meditation cushions feature a cotton cover with organic buckwheat filling. The slanted shape promotes healthy sitting posture and allows for the feet to be closer in a cross-legged position, and the filling conforms to the body. It also has a convenient handle for carrying. www.huggermugger.com; $64.95.


With monthly or yearly subscriptions available in the U.S., Canada and Austria, BuddhiBox delivers full-size yoga products in different categories, including fitness, skincare and fragrance. NOTE: The company is offering Elevated Existence readers 10 percent off all new subscriptions with the code “elevated.” www.buddhiboxes.com; Monthly, $34.99 plus shipping; Yearly, $432 for U.S. and $575.30 for Canada.


natural-life-socks-smallNatural Life Mug & Cozy Socks Set
This boxed set is available in two options, both featuring a pair of cozy socks and a 16-ounce mug with a message. The set with the light blue socks has a mug that reads “You Make My Heart Happy,” and the set with the burgundy socks offers a mug that reads, “You Make the World a Better Place.” www.naturallife.com; $25.


meddy_teddy_collage_smallMeddy Teddy
Meet Meddy Teddy, the yoga posable and mindfulness bear. Created to help parents teach kids yoga and mindfulness, he comes with a pair of white yoga paints, but there are additional legging options available for purchase. Whether sitting in lotus position or moving into a variety of yoga poses, this teddy will put a smile on your face and bring peace to your heart. www.meddyteddy.com; $29.95.


napkinringssmallInspirational Jute Entertaining Collection
Made of 100 percent natural jute and bamboo, this collection features placemats, napkin rings and coasters — each with a mindful word, such as Peaceful, Cherish, Grateful and Abundant. Each is sold as a set of four. www.greatusefulstuff.com; $15 – $24.99.


believeyoucan_snazzybazaar-smallBelieve You Can Wall Art
Handcrafted from steel oil drums, this Believe You Can, Haitian Metal Wall Art measures 16 inches by 13 inches, and can be used both indoors and outdoors. It is made by artisans of Croix des Bouquets, located eight miles northeast of Haiti’s capital, and features the inspirational message “Believe You Can & You’re Halfway There.” www.snazzybazaar.com; $88.


pillowcases1_smallPiLLove Talk Pillowcases
This line of custom designed pillowcases offer inspirational, empowering words, prayers and messages. They are handmade with an eco-friendly process, using 100 percent cotton, a sateen weave, satin trim and vegetable inks. Choose from a variety of messages, including “I Am Love, Powerful, Healed & Healthy, Blessed,” “I Am More Powerful Than Any Circumstance” and “I Am Grateful.” www.etsy.com/shop/PiLLoveTalk; $19.95.


sunkissed-health_eSunKissed “Shift Happens” Space Clearing Kit
Are you ready to clear the energy and create a sacred space in your home or office? This kit combines feng shui philosophy, energy healing medicine and ancient spiritual ceremony, featuring a Palo Santo Incense/Smudge Stick imported from the Amazon rainforest. When burned, it cleanses the air of impurities and negative energy. The kit also includes an Abalone Shell to house the sticks since its non-flammable, and amethyst crystal, which is a clearing and elevating stone. www.sunkissedhealth.com; $29.95.


everythingisposible-smallEverything Is Possible Plaque
This reversible pewter plaque features the words “Everything is Possible” and the Italian translation “Tutto E Possible,” which translates to “All is Possible.” It measures 5.75 inches by 1.5 inches, and is handcrafted in Nova Scotia. www.unoallavolta.com; $32.


barefoot-dreams-smallCozychic Covered in Prayer Throw
Created by Barefoot Dreams founder Annette Cook after her fight against cancer, this Covered in Prayer throw collection is available in a variety of colors, each with a spiritual message, sewn into it, such as “Faith in Prayer” “Trust the Journey” or “Bless This Life.” They measure 54 inches by 72 inches, and are 100 percent polyester microfiber. For each purchase, a percentage of the proceeds go to The Wunder Project to discover a cure for colon cancer. www.barefootdreams.com; $250.


nicobella2-smallNicobella Vegan Organic Chocolate Sampler
Made with coconut oil instead of cream, and whole organic foods instead of flavoring, each item in this sample offers 75 percent organic dark chocolate. Each sampler includes a six-piece variety box of truffles (blueberry almond, ginger green tea, pumpkin chai, pure cocoa bliss, walnut flaxseed and sunflower butter banana) and a three-pack of coconut, maple nut and omega munch. www.nicobellaorganics.com; $31.95.


assortment_doshapops_small assortment_doshapops_smallAyurvedic Dosha Pops
Based on the three doshas of ayurvedic medicine — vata, pitta and kapha — these lollipops combine ingredients that work together to balance a person’s particular dosha energy. The herbal tea recipes blend different botanical flavors and Ayurvedic spices, such as Head over Hibiscus and Chai me Up, Mytea Pomegranate and Cinnamon Shan-tea, and are available in single flavor packs of six or as an assorted flavor pack. www.doshapops.com; $15.


banishkit-banisher-smallBanish Kit
It started with acne and acne scars for Banish founder Daisy, and she found combining a cosmetic tool with a vitamin C serum worked better than anything else she had used over the years. Now she is offering her natural products and solutions to others, and this banish kit, featuring the Banisher tool and vitamin c serum (made fresh to order) can help with acne, acne scars, fine lines and wrinkles and stretch marks. www.banishacnescars.com; $75.


wellness-tribe_nov-gratitude-box_smallWellness Tribe Box
Combining a variety of natural beauty products, superfood snacks and healthy lifestyle items, the Wellness Tribe box delivers products to nourish the mind, body and spirit each month, with five to eight products that are natural, non-GMO, organic and eco-friendly. www.wellnesstribe.com; $39.95/per month or $420 yearly.

2015 Editor’s Inspirational Gift Picks

Every year, Elevated Existence editors select some of their favorite gift ideas to spread spirituality, love and inspiration to others during the holiday season. Below are the picks for 2015!

ABRpendantAsk Believe Receive Prosperity Pendant
Remind a loved one (or yourself) the laws of creation are Ask, Believe and Receive with this solid sterling silver pendant. Featuring a black oxidized finish, the pendant includes an 18-inch black leather cord with a 2-inch chain link extender. The three words spin in the bail, and it’s 1 1/8-inches in diameter.
www.liveaha.com; $125

sangriaBehind the Sangria
Made of high-quality, organic, food-grade ingredients, Behind the Sangria offers skincare and body products named after cocktails. The line includes Spiked Coffee Body Scrub, with organic ground coffee, olive oil and brown sugar, a White Russian Facial Mask for dry skin, with organic yogurt, milk, oatmeal and natural Indian clay powders, and a Mud Slide Facial Mask with only one ingredient to absorb excess oil — pure dead sea mud.
www.behindthesangria.com; $15 – $30

Believe & Let Go 2Believe & Let Go Necklace
Serving as a reminder to let go of our worries and believe, this necklace includes two pewter, hand-stamped pendants and silver-plated heart diffuser locket to use with essential oils for aromatherapy. The pendants are strung on a leather cord, and with the purchase of every necklace, the company donates $2 to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
www.dropsofjoyjewelry.com; $30.22

mybkr1_eBKR Water Bottle
Ditch the plastic (toxic to the body and the environment) and start using one of these glass water bottles. They feature a silicone sleeve to protect the glass, and are available in 250 ml (8 ounces), 500 ml (16 ounces) and 1 liter (33 ounces). Available in a variety of colors and designs, and each year the company releases limited editions.
http://www.mybkr.com; $28 – $45


CandiAndiCandi Andi Zafu Yoga Floor Cushions
Handmade from crushed velvet and filled with all natural Buckwheat Hull, these cushions for meditation and yoga measure 15 inches by 5 inches, and include a carrying handle and a Velcro opening to add or remove fill for a custom fit. Six colors are available, each with a unique inspirational message.
www.candiandi.com; $149

escentually-yoursEscentually Yours Facial Anti-Aging Skincare Set
An all-natural skincare set made for all skin types, this set is great for mature skin and acne-prone skin, but gentle enough for sensitive skin. The organic Beauty Oil contains essential vitamins and nutrients for healing and restructuring to replenish, tone and balance sebum production. The Facial Clay Mask and Scrub includes Rhassoul clay and Kaolin clay, along with apricot seeds for gentle exfoliation, and the Creamy Facial Bar uses activated charcoal on one side, and rose clay with shea butter on the other, along with essential oils.
www.etsy.com/shop/EscentuallyUrsAroma; $40

GE HEALTH PKGem Elixirz Transformation Sprays
Designed to bring about transformation in specific areas of our life, these sprays combine aromatherapy with the power of semi-precious stones. The gemstones in each bottle are selected for each spray, and are drilled and can be made into custom jewelry. Choose from Abundance, Calm, Energy, Fertility, Focus, Immunity, Love, Shift, Joy, Sleep, Nausea Relief and Pain Relief.
www.gemelixirz.com; $24.99 each

hippy-spiritHippy Spirit Hats
Available in luxury cashmere, cable-knit and more, Hippy Spirit offers luxury headwear, featuring genuine leather patches with a message hand sewn onto each hat. Patch options include a Buddha, Hamsa, Yin Yang, Peace Sign and words like “Strength,” “Love,” “Imagine” and “Breathe.”
www.hippyspirit.net; $95 – $170

lei-leiLei-Lei Bracelets
Look fashionable while helping to empower women and children to break free from the cycles of poverty, illiteracy and human trafficking through the production of these handcrafted Lei-Lei bracelets. They are 7.5 to 8 inches each and come in a huge variety of color combinations. Pictured here is Purple Passion.
www.Lei-Lei.net; $10 each for 3 or more

love-goodlyLove Goodly Bi-Monthly Boxes
Every other month, subscribers receive five to seven full-size products and deluxe samples of nontoxic and cruelty-free beauty and skincare, healthy snacks, wellness and eco style accessories. Not only can subscribers earn rewards and deals by sharing and reviewing the products, shop for any of the products on the company’s website, and each purchase supports a cause or charity.
www.lovegoodly.com; $44 for 1, $99 for 3 or $180 for 6


PumeliPumeli Monthly Gift Box
Subscribe to this monthly care package filled with teas and textiles designed to help busy women relax, slow down and unplug. Each shipment contains a stress-relief toolkit to help relax in five to 10 minutes each day.
www.pumeli.com; $49.95/month

rmsRMS Beauty Glowing Gift Set
Offering products free of gluten, GMO, soy and nano particles, and filled with natural and organic ingredients, including coconut oil and cocoa seed butter, RMS Beauty offers this Glowing Gift Set that is customizable. Choose the color eye polish, lip2cheek and ‘un’ cover-up, and it also includes a universal luminizer.
www.rmsbeauty.com; $12

spiritual-gangster1_eSpiritual Gangster Lakshmi Hoodie
Featuring “Peace Love Yoga” on the arm, “Salute the Sun” on the front and Lakshmi on the back, this fleece hoodie is a cotton/poly/rayon blend made in Los Angeles. It’s available in sizes XS through large.
www.spiritualgangster.com; $98

super-love-teesSuperLoveTees “I Choose Love” Sweatshirt
Offering clothing with a message, SuperLoveTees “I Choose Love” wide-neck fleece sweatshirt is a soft cotton blend, and is available in a variety of colors, including the Heather Black with hand-screened, Orchid color, water-based ink pictured here. Sizes small through XXL are available.
www.superlovetees.com; $40