Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide
A gift for everyone in your life
Boyfriend/Hubby: Brooklyn Brew Shop Grapefruit Honey Ale Home Brewing Kit $40
Let your man get his mad scientist on at home! Not only does this compact brew kit make nearly two six packs of tasty ale, but it’s totally reusable. While he’s reveling in his newly discovered brew master skills, you can enjoy some fab alcoholic concoctions without having to hit any crowded bars.
Boyfriend/Hubby: Fred Flare Mini Foosball Table $36
Nothing sends sparks flying like a little healthy competition! (Or a ball ricocheting across the room…) This mini foosball table will remind your man of after school adventures to the mall arcade, and it might just win you some major points with his bros, too!
BFF: Ciate Caviar Mini Bar Nail Polish Set $29
Create some major nail envy and give your BFF a Caviar manicure kit. Pick from four fab color and caviar bead combos and let the nail party begin! Whether she’s a nail art amateur or aficionado, she’ll the love latest creation from the cult British nail brand.
BFF: ModCloth Prism and Proper Necklace $24.99
We know your behavior when you are with your BFF is far from proper, but that’s just fine because this necklace is a far cry from “proper attire” too. This geometric gold necklace is the perfect edgy add-on when your bestie wants to look her best for a girl’s night out.
Co-worker: Sally’s Lemon Almonds
Sally’s Smart creates all natural, delicious and uniquely seasoned almonds using only the highest quality ingredients. We are ub-sessed with the totally addictive lemon and jalapeno flavors. Packed with protein, fiber, heart healthy fats and tons of flavors these special almonds are the perf snack on the go. And of course a bag of their orange ginger almonds would be the perf, healthy, delish affordable holiday gift for all your fave coworkers! And a little holiday gift to you – we are giving away six delicious bags of Sally’s Lemon Almonds. Just click on our Facebook page and let us know why you should win!
Co-worker: Fred Wake Up Coffee Cup $14
Show your empathetic side by proving just how well you understand the cure (to) for bad moods — caffeine. Sensitive to hot liquid, this mug will turn its frown upside down when filled with hot coffee. Just like you!
Coworker: Philosophy Keepsake Ornaments
Keep your Secret Santa gift giving simple with these sweet keepsake ornaments that won’t break the bank! These decorative ornaments are a festive way to trim the tree, while also providing a sweet beauty treat in a variety of delish smelling holiday faves!
Mom: Aniika Jewelry
Spoil your uber-deserving mom with a gorgeous piece of jewelry from one of our all time fave retailers Aniika.com. The online bazaar features unique, one of a kind, luxury accessories with a Indian design and global sensibility. We are especially in love with these stunning amethyst drop earrings created by designer Isha Katoria. Classically beautiful with a contemporary edge the earrings are a perfect gift for mom, your BFF or even yourself! And because we love ya, buyers can get up to 20% off + free shipping + a surprise gift throughout the holiday season.
Mom: Brookstone Luxe Foot Massaging Foot Warmer $49.99
Long day at work? Long 18+ years raising you? Give your mom a well-deserved rest off her feet this holiday by bringing the benefits of a spa massage right next to her couch. This heated foot massager may just make it up to her piggies after all those years of tiptoeing around your teen angst or running care packages to your dorm.
Mom: Dr. Hauschka Skin Care Rest and Renewal Gift Set $39.95
While no one has perfected the stress-dissolver miracle pill just yet, this gift set may be the next best thing. Lavender oil, bath, and moisturizer combine in one package to provide a total body care set for some quality R&R (and R!) time.
Dad: Target Barbecue Tools Accessory Kit $44.99
Prepping for the big game has never been so easy! With five essential grill tools and a handy carrying case, your dad can feel like a grown up Bob the Builder…at least when it comes to burgers.
Dad: J. Crew Billykirk Trifold Wallet $115
For your no fuss pops get him this minimalist leather wallet that is as simple as it is stylish! The expertly crafted piece will keep all his essentials right where he needs them.
Sister: Fresh Sugar Soiree Set $65
If your sis isn’t the kind of girl to spend $25 on lip balm, the holidays are the perfect time to spoil her! Give her an eight-piece supply of the uh-mazing Sugar Lip Treatment that will keep her stocked well beyond the winter months.
Sister: Bobbi Brown Atomic Pink Lip & Eye Palette $30
Your sis will be pretty in pink in this limited edition makeup set by beauty guru Bobbi Brown. This palm-sized palette features fresh, fun eye shadows and lip glosses.
Brother: ThinkGeek Das Boot Beer Glass $19.99
With a 46-ounce capacity and a “punny” shape, the Das Boot glass is a perf gift for the laugh-loving brother. He doesn’t even have to like beer — the company makes the point that the durable, portable glass could in fact carry other things, like candy, pudding, or two cans of whipped cream (hey, maybe we should steal it back!).
Brother: The Hungover Cookbook $8
Every guy has had a night or two where he’s partied maybe a little too hard. With this hilarious book, your brother can find everything he needs to diagnose and cure his occasional hangovers. Plus, it’ll teach him some handy skills in the kitchen, so he won’t have to rely on his girlfriend or God forbid, Mom, to take care of his post-alcohol appetite.
Aunt: Laduree Paeva & Caramel Mini Candle Set $75
When you can’t go to Paris, find a way to bring a piece back! What better way to indulge than with this Laduree mini candle set! The delicate scents are perfect for a night of relaxation for an aunt who needs some downtime!
Aunt: Best of L’Occitane Collection $78
Show your fave aunt some love with this gorgeous high-end beauty set! Filled with nourishing Shea Butter, Lavender, Almond and Pivoine Flora, it’s a like a trip to Provence all wrapped up in a pretty little box.
Uncle: The Complete Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook $16.47
Whether your uncle is a city-dweller or spends his time out in the middle of nowhere, all uncles have one thing in common: their gender. This humorous manual attempts to teach “man skills” for typical survival situations as well as social survival — like how to apologize when you haven’t done anything wrong or how to secure an emergency reservation. Come to think of it, maybe every male should read this…
Uncle: Home Wet Bar Jack Daniels Golfer Flask $39.95
Who couldn’t use a little nip with the degrees dipping down? This fun and functional flask comes with a black leatherette cover that holds all your uncle’s useful golf items: gold ball markers, tees, and a divot repair tool! It’s the perfect gentleman’s gift, finished off with the classic Jack Daniel’s Old No. 7 trademark logo! His caddy just got replaced.
Cousin: Beats by Dr. Dre Beats Tour Earphones $149
More portable (and affordable) than headphones and still boasting the big sound, gifting these earphones will easily earn you the most loved cousin award!
Cousin: Kawamura-Ganjavian Ostrich Pillow $99
Nobody outgrows naps. This revolutionary gift is perfect for your sleep-deprived cuz. It’s a hilarious combination of pillow, bed, and garment in one. Just bury your head right into the Ostrich Pillow! This almost gag gift guarantees a good laugh and a good power snooze.
Niece: Projecteo Tiny Instagram Projector
There’s a 90% chance your niece loves Instagram. This gift will be released Dec. 19, just in time to be wrapped for Christmas! It’s a tiny projector with 35mm film on Kodak film stock made of Instagram photos. The earlier you pledge, the earlier you receive your order. She’ll be the envy of all her friends — and followers!
Niece: Sephora by OPI Tinsel Town Collector’s Set $49.50
The gift for the ultimate nail trend setter! This polish set comes with 16 mini bottles of OPI colors, which are perfect for those times when a girl has trouble making up her mind (as in always).
Nephew: Gamefly.com Subscription $7.98-$22.95
The video game equivalent of Netflix, this online database will surely provide ample distraction for nephews and other kids in the family as monthly fees allow access to over 8,000 games for all types of consoles. Plus, since the games can be taken out for as long as you want, you’ll never have to rush to Target on a release date ever again!
Nephew: Kikkerland Mustache Pushpins $6
Even if we still don’t understand it, we’ve finally admitted that most of the men in our lives are obsessed with Mo-vember, Furry February, and Mustache March. (See a theme here?) Give them what they want and let them pin a silly mustache on anyone they wish (and maybe cure their need to grow one themselves).
For Yourself: Jimmy Jane Form 2 Waterproof Rechargeable Vibrator $145
If Santa isn’t planning on bringing you a sweetie to meet under the mistletoe, we’ve got the next best thing — which may be even better! Treat yourself to this best in class vibrator. It’s totally waterproof, small enough to be used with a partner and it’s pink! With four vibration modes and five power levels, you’re sure to have a very happy holiday!
For Yourself: Michael Kors Michael Large Fulton Pebbled Leather Satchel $328
We are beyond obsessed with this big beautiful vanilla bag! Featuring the signature MK in gold, this seriously sensational satchel will have you feeling red hot all winter long!
For Yourself: 31 Bits Petunia Necklace $38
Dress it up or down, this is one necklace that’s both funky and super fashionable! And 31 Bits’ socially minded approach to design makes this handmade piece even harder to resist. The company helps empower women of Uganda to rise above poverty, so you’ll feel great every time you wear it. Who knew looking so good could be so rewarding? And if you need more enticement, the company is offering a 15% discount when you use the code FABFITFUN.
Posted on December 10, 2012