Jess Commons | Deputy Editor | Saturday, 10 December 2016

12 Excellent Feminist Christmas Gifts For Your Mates

12 Excellent Feminist Christmas Gifts For Your Mates

The Debrief: Help women around the world this Christmas with these women-friendly Christmas gifts.

Girls just wanna have fun-damental human rights? Of course they do. Trouble is, 2017 is looking very uncertain in that area.

Here's a selection of Christmas gifts to give your mates this festive season of which some help support female artisans from around the world, whilst others simply scream 'CAN'T HOLD US DOWN'.

1. Deco Point Studs

£15.71 from Mata Traders. Made by artisan women in India and Nepal, Mata has a focus on gender equality and empowering women.

2. Free The Nipple T-Shirt

£14

3. Woven Wallet

£22 from Rags2Riches - handwoven by women artisans from Payatas in the Philippines.

4. Female Revolution Print

£8

5. Feather Patch

£11.79 from Indego Africa. Handmade by women artisans IBABA from Rwanda.

6. . Nope Pin

£10

7. Hope Black Lace Bra

£19.66, BlueStockings Boutique, an LGBTQIA+ lingerie shop supporting independent designers. 18% of their profits monthly go to a LGBTQIA+ friendly charity.

8. Cats Against Cat Calls T-shirt

£24.10

9. Rosie The Riveter Pants

£5.90 from Fourth Wave who donate 5% of their profits to women through Women For Women International

10. Get Ova It Ovaries Patch

£6

11. Hammered Brass Circle Hoops

£18.85 from Sasa Designs. Made by deaf female artisans in Kenya.

12. Feminist Crystal Pin

£6

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Tags: Feminism, Christmas