Do you have a vegan friend in your life that you’re trying to get a gift for? As you can already imagine, finding a great gift for a vegan is not easy. To tell you the truth, it can be very tricky, and you already know otherwise you wouldn’t be here.

I took the time to search for the greatest vegan gifts out there for you, and also consulted a few herbivorous friends of mine for these, so let’s get to the point. 

If you really look, there can be many great gift ideas out there for vegans. This blog post will give you the best of the best of vegan gifts.

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5 Top Vegan Cookbooks For The Best Vegan Cuisine

Veganism is growing in popularity and with that, so has the demand for vegan cookbooks. There’s always a misconception that vegans have limited options to eat. With so many great chefs sharing vegan recipes, vegans can now mix and play around with the recipes that these chefs have shared.

Here’s a list of some top vegan cookbooks that every vegan will love!

1. The Joy Of Vegan Baking – Melinda Jane Bakker

The joy of vegan baking, best vegan cookbook

The Joy of Vegan Baking has over 20 tried-and-true vegan recipes, from classics like Chocolate Chip Cookies and Cinnamon Rolls to more creative dishes such as Key Lime Pie and Strawberry Napoleon. It’s the perfect introduction for anyone who’s never given up on animal products before. 

Find out why going vegan can be a wonderful lifestyle choice – one that doesn’t have to seem forbidding – with these healthy twists on old favourites.

2. Isa Does It

Isa does it, best vegan cookbook

Isa Does is a cookbook by Isa Chandra Moskowitz, the founder of the vegan food business Modern Love. She’s been featured on CNN, and MSNBC among others.

Named for Moskowitz’s popular blog about cooking delicious vegan recipes with little to no time or money, this new cookbook offers more than 100 quick and easy recipes that can be made in 30 minutes or less, along with 10 “elementary school level” how-to “recipes” for turning out everyday meals, like pancakes for breakfast (with variations), pie crusts and gravy (for anyone looking to master their baking) – without having any experience whatsoever.

A great vegan gift for someone who wants to cook fuss-free vegan recipes!

3. The Friendly Vegan Cookbook

The friendly vegan cookbook, best vegan cookbook

Soulful, satisfying recipes from around the world with a focus on delicious and nutritious food, this is an inspiring vegan cookbook for omnivores!

The Friendly Vegan Cookbook offers creative dishes that are well seasoned. Expertly written by an award-winning vegan chef using ingredients found at any grocery store, this recipe collection features 100 essential recipes to share with like-minded vegans and omnivores alike. 

With a broad range of tempting chapters, all personally compiled for their mouth-watering potential – such as pasta bowls, potluck favorites, dumplings and noodles – this new book will inspire cooks from beginner to expert without compromising flavour or quality time spent in the kitchen.

4. Appetite For Reduction

Appetite for reduction, best vegan cookbook

Is it time to cut out the beef, but keep the flavor of satisfying meals? This new release, Appetite for Reduction, has 125 delicious recipes that are low in fat and calories.

Pick from creative pastas, quiches, curries or soup and be on your way to healthy eating with our really clever tips on cutting down calories in not so usual ways.

A great vegan gift guide for someone who’s conscious about their diet and want to eat healthily but tastily!

5. The Complete Plant-Based On A Budget Cookbook

The Complete plant-based on a budget cookbook, best vegan cookbook

Turning vegan can hit your wallet, so for those who are committed to the cause of saving their hard-earned cash, this plant-based protein cookbook can help you do it while also providing your body with some greens. 

This cookbook is a vegetarian take on clean-burning fuel for active lifestyles. It’s convenient, affordable, and tasty. Most importantly, it’s made from real food ingredients that have been staples in many cultures for centuries.

5 Best Kitchen Gifts For Vegan Cooks

Speaking of cooking, you’ll need the equipment to cook delicious vegan food.

I’ve put together a list of 5 kitchen items that are perfect for the vegan chef in your life. Encourage their pursuit of vegan eating with these items. Most of the items are cruelty-free and eco-friendly! Others are just a huge help for vegan chefs to conquer the plates.

1. Natural Sponge 10 Pack

Natural Sponge 10 Pack, Best Kitchen Gift

Ditch your plastic sponges; these plant-based sponges are safe for use in the kitchen and not harmful to the environment. Each sponge can be used up to 50 times before complete decomposition!

The eco-friendly natural sponge is a must-have for all kitchen geeks who are sick of using disposable products that don’t last long before ending up in landfills or oceans. Killing two birds with one stone always feel more satisfying when it comes to reducing waste and getting organized.

The natural sponges come pre-packed in a convenient container that’s perfect for storage under your sink, on countertops, and anywhere else since they’re sustainable for easy cleaning at any location around the house.

2. 100% Natural Jumbo Coconut Bowl/Spoon 

100 Natural Jumbo Coconut Bowl, Spoon, Best Kitchen Gift

When one naturally reaches for a reusable bamboo spork, where is the spoon?

There wasn’t room in your bag for the collapsible cutlery utensils. Now there is! The 100% Natural Jumbo Coconut Bowl/ Spoon gift set fills an important void whilst being sustainable. 

This includes not 1, not 2 – but 4 bowls and 4 spoons made from organic coconut wood with gorgeous hand-carved details carved by skilled craftsmen using reclaimed wood (no trees killed). All pieces are eco-friendly vegan as well as non-toxic, so have at it, yogi. 

3. Spring Chef Dual Sided Magnetic Measuring Spoons Set

Spring Chef Magnetic Measuring Spoons Set, Best Kitchen Gift

Noticing the huge convenience of one-handed measuring with a set of Spring Chef Magnetic Measuring Spoons, you’ll wonder how you ever measured anything before! This is a well thought out product that’s made of high-quality stainless steel for precision measurements every time.

This kit comes in 8 pieces that fit neatly into spice jars (even those small ones) to keep your kitchen organized and clutter-free.

The best part? The magnetic end makes it easy not only to take the spoons out of the jar when needed but also to wash them clean up quick without all of those dishes piling up around you!

They’re perfect for everyday use on everyone’s favorite kitchen gadgets: pots, pans, stovetops – in fact, just about anything sitting around on your stove!t

4. Spiralizer 7-Blade Vegetable Slicer

Spiralizer 7-Blade Vegetable Slicer, Best Kitchen Gift

A godsend gift for any vegan out there, the Special Spiralizer 7-Blade Vegetable Slicer is a heavy-duty machine. It has blades made of high-quality steel for the toughest jobs and will hold up to years of abuse in even the busiest kitchens.

The spiralizer can generate strands from 3/8 inch up to 4 inches, with three different thicknesses (thinner, medium and thick). 

Making fettuccine without egg is now possible! With 4 recipe Ebooks included, it’s never been easier to find out how to get those tasty kale chips on your dinner plate in 15 minutes flat!

5. Instant Pot Duo 7-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker

7 in 1 instant pot, Best Kitchen Gift

The revolutionary Instant Pot Duo 7-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker cooks everything right up to the minute! It makes your life easier by eliminating the need for multiple appliances on your countertop for meal prep. 

Unlike many of its competitors that are loaded with heavy ceramic cookware, this pressure cooker features a stainless steel inner cooking pot and uses induction heating technology which boosts efficiency & preserves flavours.

This will be an instant favorite gift for anyone who’s in the kitchen.

5 Best Vegan Gifts For Beauty And Care

Veganism is popular for its ethical and health benefits, but it also has many beauty and care benefits. Here are some vegan gift ideas to share with your friends who love their skin, hair and body too!

1. Vegan Makeup Brush Set

Brush set, Vegan Gifts For Beauty And Care

A set of 9 makeup brushes for sensitive skin and easy application, this valuable make-up brush kit includes eye-shadow brushes, concealer brush, eyebrow powder brush, flat top kabuki foundation/blush mixer applicator, tapered blending blush brush, angled crease detail shadow applicator comb and a bronzer or bronze cheekbone highlighter sponges.

A beauty expert knows that when it comes to achieving a flawless look in the comfort of your own home, there are few things more important than having a steady supply of your favourite essential tools at hand. What’s more, it’s cruelty-free!

Great for applying both liquid and cream foundations plus powders too!

2. Naturals Soap Bar Collection

Natural 6 piece soaps, Gifts For Beauty And Care

The Naturals 6-Piece Black Soap Collection contains luxury black soap bars that are made with the finest 100% natural, organic ingredients to help you keep your skin clear and healthy.

Used by women for centuries because of their healing properties, this collection also includes a bonus pack of 4 oz Facial Bar covers for men. 

With the gentle triple milling process, it cleanses pores, leaving skin rejuvenated with a luxurious lather. This set is perfect for all face types or body use in the shower from neck to toes.

This gift set makes a wonderful alternative to synthetic soaps (and harsh chemicals) since it cleanses without stripping and moisturizes beautifully, leaving your skin feeling softer than ever before!

3. Vegan Lip Balm

Vegan lip balm, Vegan Gifts For Beauty And Care

Winter is coming, but don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. Gear up in your scarf and beanie to brave the cold with our protective SheaMoisture African Water Mint & Ginger Shea Butter Vegan Lip Balm. 

This lip balm moisturizes your lips as well as providing long-lasting protection from UV rays, windburn and dryness (it’s also dermatologist-tested). In addition to this all-natural product being Instagram-worthy (thank us later for that #lit selfie), it tastes great!

4. Native Deodorant

Native deodorant, Vegan Gift For Beauty And Care

One of the most important relationships in your life is with yourself. When it comes to deodorant, you deserve something that respects who you’re and what’s natural for you.

That’s why we captured the sensitive scents of fresh air, wild thyme, tender lotus and sandalwood – oh and a little whiff of probiotic bacteria too! 

At Native Deodorant, they use only naturally derived ingredients sourced from farmed rainforest certified sustainable sources because why not?

Oh yeah; this baby is also aluminium free & paraben free so as not to compromise any environmental impact whatsoever. It might be unscented but believe us when we say, it smells GREAT on YOU.

5. Love Beauty Shampoo And Conditioner

Vegan Shampoo and conditioner, Vegan Gifts For Beauty And Care

The two-product set is filled with organic ingredients like mimosa flower and coconut water; it effectively lathers hair while leaving behind a soft scent.

The products can also be used for frizzy hair as well since they are silicone-free and paraben-free. It’s time to forget the unruly, unhealthy curls you’ve resigned yourself to!

Love Beauty & Planet Volumizing Shampoo and Conditioner remake those limp locks into waves that would make L’Oreal jealous.

5 Top Vegan Books For Children

It can be hard to find books for vegan children, so we compiled a list of our favorite ones. There are some classics, and some new favorites that you may not know about! Whether your child is vegan or not, these stories will make them laugh and teach important values.

1. I’m A Supervegan

I am a supervegan, vegan books for children

“I’m A Supervegan” is an empowering story for kids exploring 2 of our newest worlds – the food we eat and animal welfare. “

I’m A Supervegan” tells the story of Elizabeth, who is struggling because she’s different. In school, she gets teased for not eating her hamburger like everyone else. Her family has rejected her too.

Life just seems so hard until one day when she wakes up to find that being vegetarian (a supervegan!) might be her superpower!

With clever rhymes and fun illustrations, this intriguing story can help children embrace their differences and use those differences to try new things with confidence. 

Educational, creative, compassionate – “I’m A Supervegan” provides all of the ingredients that help make life more fun for everyone!

2. That’s Why We Don’t Eat Animals

That's Why We Don't Eat Animals, Vegan books for children

This self-published book full of watercolour illustrations follows anthropomorphized animals like a chicken, a cow, and even an armadillo who each tell their story of how they became food for human consumption. 

Wolf-eyed boys in Billiken shirts and braces gobble down sliced bananas with breakfast cereal on round plates that have been smudged from repeated contact with the faces of children who cannot resist sticking their fingers into doughnuts near the school cafeteria door. 

The animals’ life stories are riveting for kids just about to start learning where meat comes from or anyone looking to expand; what they eat is not always as humane as it may seem at first glance.

3. V Is For Vegan: The ABCs Of Being Kind

V Is for Vegan, vegan books for children

Another great gift to encourage kids to pursue veganism, V is for Vegan covers the ABCs of veganism, from A-Z. Vegan authors Ruby Roth and Sarah Kramer team up to present simple facts in an engaging way for kids as young as 1 year of age!

From why vegans avoid meat, poultry, eggs, and dairy products to how many animals are involved with raising livestock – this book includes all the letters of the alphabet in its friendly presentation. 

With a focus on inspiring compassion amongst children towards animals and promoting veganism as a healthy lifestyle choice that involves less harm to our planet than eating animal products.

4. Linus The Vegetarian T. Rex

Linus the Vegetarian T. Rex, vegan books for children

Looking for a gift for a vegan’s child?

This LEGO toy playset comes with fun features that can keep your little one busy for a long time. Your 7-year old boy will love this toy, especially if he has a love for animals and wildlife.

It’s an entertaining experience for kids who’re 6+ in ages in which they can build and play. It comes with easy-to-follow instructions for building this LEGO City game. It’s a thought-boosting toy that brings the best out of kids. Its great number of animals, characters, and vehicles serve as an amazing treat for kids on any occasion. 

What’s more, all the bricks and pieces of this game are thoroughly tested to ensure every building set meets strict global safety standards.

5.  What Is A Vegan?

What is a vegan, vegan books for children

Consider picking up a copy of “What is a Vegan?” by John Henkeman III as we talk about some great points about going vegetarian for your kids.

This book teaches children to teach the vegan way of life to their friends with colour photos and simple text that is very easy for kids to understand.

An ideal gift for a vegan family who’s bringing up little ones!

Finding a great gift for someone who is vegan can be difficult, but we’ve got you covered. Here are the top vegan gifts that any herbivores will love!

From skin, beauty and kitchen essentials to the best books for vegans, these vegan-friendly gifts are sure to please your loved ones no matter what their taste in non-animal products may be.

Now go forth and shop with confidence knowing that you’ve done all of your research before making such an important purchase!