The lucky and romantic guide of bits and bobs to buy for your loved ones (or just yourself) this Valentine’s Day and Chinese New Year.

This year the two holidays luckily tie in well together, which means you could be a little cheeky and combine the two gifts into one. During the Chinese New Year festivities, it is tradition to wear something new and in the auspicious colour of red. At Rug Lane we are all about gifting loved one’s however, that doesn’t have to mean that wasteful gimmicky tack that almost always ends up in the bin. When gifting something red and new, why not gift something that is either eco-friendly or something that will last the test of time? That’s why we have compiled a handy list of gifts that will become lasting keep safes, creating a smaller eco-footprint in turn leaving the receiver not only content but also guilt free.

For Him, For Her and For You - anything for anyone

Re- Kånken

Special edition Kånken made entirely from polyester recycled from plastic bottles. Ready to carry life’s essentials – and far into the future: be recycled again.

Polaroid Original

Inspired by the original Polaroid OneStep camera from 1977, the Polaroid OneStep 2 is an analog instant camera for the modern era! It takes a special moment and turns it into something you can hold in real time.

Tame Impala Innerspeaker

Innerspeaker is the debut full-length album by Tame Impala. Expect a highly creative, hypnotic sound with phenomenal integration of influences from the 1960's psychedelic sound as well as more modern genres.

Everlane Cashmere Crew

Why not buy your loved one the crewneck sweater—deluxe in a timeless style, that just got a luxe upgrade with soft and lightweight warmth of cashmere that will keep the gifted warm.

Patagonia T-shirt

This T-shirt takes the eco-friendly gold medal! The 100% recycled pocket T-shirt is made from 4.8 plastic bottles and 0.26 pounds of fabric scrap, and saves 63 gallons of water compared to a conventional cotton T-shirt – hurrah!

Hwyl Eau de Parfum Aesop

An intriguing fragrance for both men and women, with a hint of eccentricity, earthy and smoky notes in eco-friendly packaging.

Veja V-10 Sneakers

The V-10 model by Veja is made out of ecological and sustainable materials. The V-10 standing for 10 ans d’amour so, perfect for Valentine’s Day!