The 80 Best Christmas Gifts for Her: Beauty, Style, Tech & Gift Ideas from Under-the-Radar Brands
The holiday season is going to be here before we know it, so there’s no time like the present to begin researching the best Christmas gifts. If you’ve got women in your life, chances are one of their top love languages is gifts, which makes it that much more important that you get them precisely what they want this holiday season. Whether it’s your girlfriend, wife, mom, sister, favorite aunt, or platonic friend, giving thoughtful and worthwhile gifts is one of the best ways to show you care and value having them in your life. Gifts, especially Christmas gifts for women, are certainly not one size fits all. Everyone has different tastes, and even within those tastes, there are a million ways to go wrong when trying to buy the best gift. The gift-giving process can be overwhelming, to say the least, so let us guide you through some of the best gifts for her that we’ve found online.
Whether the woman in question prefers fitness equipment, makeup, flowers, jewelry, perfume, or food — there’s something on this list she’ll enjoy. Christmas is the season of giving, and thankfully there are a ton of new, seasonal and timeless gift options you can give the special woman in your life. We’ve included all of the above so you’ve got plenty to choose from, and have consulted numerous female Spy team members for their input so the recommendations are coming right from the source. No matter who you’re gifting to during the 2021 holiday season, we’ve got your back. Here are the best gifts for women in 2021.
Theragun Mini Massage Gun
Mini massage guns are definitely the next big frontier in recovery technology, and this one from Therabody is one of the best ones available. It’s a small, lightweight, compact massage gun that packs a major punch and is perfect for soothing sore shoulders, biceps, glutes, or sore muscles in general. It’s got three calibrated speeds of 1750, 2100 and 2400 RPMs, and the ergonomic grip makes it easy to hold. It’s also super portable, and designed to be used on-the-go, whether she’s on the side of a mountain, mid-set at the gym or in a yoga class.
Electric Wine Bottle Corkscrew Opener
This is a must-have counter gadget and gift idea for wine lovers, so if she loves vino, then it’s a no-brainer. It seamlessly removes corks in seconds and can open up to 30 bottles on a single charge. All you need to do is press a button to enjoy a bottle, a handy tool to have for after-work debrief sessions or at a dinner party with friends. The charging station won’t take up much room in her kitchen and it’ll look sleek on her counter between uses. This was one of our most popular Christmas gifts last year, and we highly recommend it if she doesn’t already have one.
Brooklinen Super-Plush Robe
What feels better than snuggling up in a plushy bathrobe after a hot shower or bath? It’s like giving yourself a warm hug. This super-soft bathrobe by Brooklinen features Turkish spa-like material that will turn any regular bathroom into a zen haven. Your girlfriend, wife, mom, or sister could probably use some pampering, so gift her eternal comfort in the form of this robe.
Bold Herringbone Chain Necklace
A piece of jewelry is always a safe bet, and this Herringbone necklace is both classic and trendy, and a great Christmas gift for your wife, girlfriend and even daughter. It comes in gold and silver, and makes for a great wardrobe staple to wear every day or on special occasions. It also comes in two lengths, so she can layer it or rock it solo.
Scentbird Perfume Subscription
If your bae loves trying new fragrances, this is the gift for her. With a subscription, you can choose from best-selling perfumes to send to her on a monthly basis. Chocked full of designer scents, Scentbird is a great option if you’re unsure about what to buy because it allows you to try without the hassle of a long-term commitment. Plus, you can cancel at any time.
The Ninja CREAMi will be the highlight of the year for ice cream lovers, especially those with dietary restrictions. Use it to make ice cream, smoothies, yogurts, sorbet, and more using ingredients from your kitchen. This means you can DIY your own desserts out of dairy and gluten-free products and also add in mixers such as fruit, chocolate syrup, and candy as you please. What’s not to love?
Compact Swivel Cheese Board with Knives
A charcuterie board is almost guaranteed to satisfy this holiday season, whether you’re enjoying one at a cocktail party or giving it as a gift to your favorite hostess. This bamboo one comes with multiple levels that swivel out from underneath one another for a convenient, storage-friendly design. It also comes with three serving knives made of stainless steel that fit neatly in a tiny storage drawer.
Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer
If your special lady dries her hair every morning or even semi-occasionally, then the Dyson Supersonic hair dryer makes a great gift. Yes, we know this hair dryer is absurdly expensive, but it truly is the gold standard of luxury hair dryers. This hair dryer is built to protect hair from heat damage, a common concern with frequent hair dryer use, and has fast drying+ and controlled styling built in to increase smoothness by 75%, shine by 132% and decrease flyaways up to 61%. It’s engineered for a variety of hair types so no matter what your girl’s hair is like (or even if you don’t know) this hair dryer is a great pick for taking care of it. It’s also lightweight and balanced for comfortable usage, and the magnetic attachments make switching between modes easy.
Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron Dutch Oven
Dutch ovens are as much decoration as they are high-quality cooking tools, which makes them excellent Christmas gifts for anyone who loves to cook and bake. They come in bright, beautiful colors that’ll compliment any stovetop and have 45% larger handles that provide for a sure grip. The sand-colored interior is very resistant to wear and the composite knob on top can withstand temperatures upwards of 500 degrees Fahrenheit. The enamel surface is impenetrable and therefore great for acidic marinating or storing raw foods effectively.
L’Occitane Holiday Hand Cream Indulgences Trio
L’Occitane is a great brand for a luxurious gift at an affordable price. Their hand creams are Oprah-approved, and this trio would make a great gift for a female coworker, colleague or neighbor who could use a little treat. The pack has three scents — Bergamot, Verbena Mandarin and a classic neutral cream as well. They come decked out in a festive holiday box so your gift wrapping can be minimal, and they’ll ship from Amazon in just a few days.
Bala Bangles Ankle and Wrist Weights
Another great fitness gift for nearly any woman in your life is these ankle and wrist weights from Bala. Not only do they have a super chic design, they’re super high-quality, easy to put on and come in a bunch of bright colors. They’re 1 pound each, perfect for adding a little spice to a pilates, barre or HIIT workout, and come in a convenient mesh carrying case. They’re designed to fit on your ankles or wrists, so she’s got flexibility in how she uses them, and they’re made of high-quality fitness materials like stainless steel, soft silicone and strong velcro.
Winc Wine Subscription
Wine is almost guaranteed to satisfy any woman in your life gift-wise this holiday season. But, rather than getting her just one bottle, why not give a few months of premium-hand picked wine in the form of a subscription? Winc is one of our favorite wine clubs because all of their wines are made using minimal-intervention techniques and sustainable farming practices. They’ve got a wide variety of blends to choose from, from reds to whites, sparkling wines and rosés. You can gift a 1, 2 or 3-month subscription easily, or add a customized amount to a gift card.
Diptyque Paris Baies/Berries Candle
There’s no doubt that candles are one of the top gifts for women in 2021 (and every year, for that matter). Not sure which candle to choose? Everyone loves a Diptyque candle, making it one of the best gifts for her this year and beyond. They’re delightfully luxe and always smell just as pretty as they look. This one is fresh, warm, and fruity, with notes of a bouquet of roses and blackcurrant leaves.
Auspicious Shiba Inu Stuffed Plush Toy
Something cute and cuddly like this sassy Shina Inu plush toy is a perfect gift for a niece or younger sister. This one’s on the bigger side, and would make a great almost-life size companion if she’s been wanting a dog. It’s made of soft, comfortable fabric and can be used as a cuddly friend or a pillow for reading or watching TV.
Our Place Home Cook Duo
If your mom, sister, sister-in-law or girlfriend loves to cook, you’ve got to check out Our Place. Last year, their all-in-one multipurpose Always Pan sold out so many times the waitlist grew to thousands of people long. This year, they’ve released a brand new pot that mimics the Always Pan in look and build, but is made to replace your saucepan, braiser, dutch oven and more. We’ve reviewed both pieces on the site and love them both, and you can save $60 off their individual prices if you purchase them together in this set. Each comes with an accompanying spoon or spatula built to rest on the piece, and both are very easy to clean.
Harry & David Meat, Cheese and Wine Gift Box
Wine and cheese is a classic combination, and no one does the holidays better than Harry & David. This meat, wine and cheese gift box is perfect for entertaining or treating yourself to a lovely night in, and would make a great gift for any woman in your life — from your vino-loving girlfriend to your picky mother-in-law. It comes with plenty of wine, cheese, artisanal meats and crackers to go around, and has various spreads for an extra delicious touch. Just make sure someone with a 21+ ID is available (preferably not the giftee) upon delivery.
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UGG Women’s Fluff Yeah Slide Slipper
These slippers from UGG strike an excellent balance between comfort and fashion with their slingback design and comfortable slide structure. They’re available in over 30 different colors including this sleek black design that your mom can rock in and out of the house (it’s quarantine, after all). They’re a unique take on slippers she’ll love, and the UGG graphic on the back adds the perfect touch.
Ten Wilde Ravello Hoops
Jewelry is another crowd pleaser, and these Ravello Hoops from Ten Wilde are beautiful, elegant, and have a unique design that’ll stand out against her other jewelry. They’re dipped in 18k gold and have a twisted hoop design that’s perfect for a fun date night out or weekend with the girls. Taylor Galla, Spy’s E-Commerce Editor, was sent a pair to try for this guide and loved them. They’re super high quality for the price and aren’t too heavy either.
Bearaby Tree Napper Weighted Blanket
There’s nothing like that Christmas Day afternoon nap. You know the one: you open gifts all morning, have some sort of delicious, decadent breakfast and then take that delicious nap that basically lasts until the new year. This Tree Napper weighted blanket from Bearaby will give your girl exactly what she needs to relax, unwind and slumber on Christmas and all year round. It’s made of natural eucalyptus fibers that are sustainably cooling and perfect for hot sleepers. It’s also made with TENCEL material that wicks away moisture while you sleep, is softer than silk and more absorbent than cotton. It comes in a bunch of different colors, and you can choose between 15, 20 and 25 pounds.
Himawari Laptop Travel Backpack
This trendy, stylish backpack is built for work, play or both with eco-friendly waterproof canvas, and a minimalist design that’s super functional. It’s got two bigger zippered pockets on the front, two smaller pockets inside and two side pockets. It’s got a doctor-style opening for easy access, and the whole bag is supported by a steel frame with reinforced edges so it keeps its shape. It has a USB port built inside for charging and the whole bag is large enough to accomodate a 15″ computer, tablet, plenty of notebooks and anything else you need on your journey.
Apple AirPods Pro
If she doesn’t already have these for cranking her podcasts, she needs them. This is a great, practical techy gift if she isn’t into sweaters, flowers, or lipstick. The sound quality is superb, the noise-canceling is excellent and great for working from home — and they’re Apple so you know the gift is solid. They’re also sweat- and water-resistant so they’re great for working out, and they have adaptive EQ that automatically tunes music to the shape of her ear! Better yet, these premium wireless earbuds are almost always on sale via Amazon Prime.
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Nothing Fancy: Unfussy Food for Having People Over
Does your lady love throwing dinner parties? Alison Roman needs to become her new culinary guru. This cookbook has easy-to-make recipes that’ll wow everyone from 15 guests on a Saturday night to you on a Tuesday evening looking to unwind. She’s got everything in here — vegetables, grains, snacks, meats and more, and it’ll all come off fancy without all the fuss. This way she can flex her skills without all the stress, and actually enjoy making food rather than suffer from anxiety. This gift is solid.
Courant CATCH:3 Wireless Charging Station
Devices love these Courant CATCH:3 charging stations, and we love them too. We’ve previously called the Catch:3 the most well-designed wireless charger ever made, and we stand by that. The stylish leather covers a sleek tray that holds everything your lady needs to be a boss all day long — and makes sure that everything is charged and ready to keep up with her. It’s a great gift for reorganizing a nightstand or keeping by the front door so she never forgets anything.
Mejuri Satellite Necklace
Instead of buying diamond studs, how about gold vermeil and white sapphire? This simple, elegant necklace is perfect for everyday wear and made with genuine, AAA mineral gemstones. The chain and settings are 18k gold on sterling silver, and the necklace can be easily layered if she’s already got some daily neckwear she sports.
Classic Satin Pajama Set
Another great gift for your women any day of the year? Silk pajamas. A nice pajama set is always a welcome addition to someone’s wardrobe and this one comes in a wide range of colors. The lightweight material is soft and breathable, and the set is nicely tailored with a pocket on the chest and cuffs on the sleeves. This pajama set is also quite affordable, so you may want to grab a few pairs so she has extras to wear between washes.
Caraway Cookware Set
This is a high-ticket cookware item that your girl with LOVE if she’s into trendy kitchen stuff these days. Caraway is a super high-quality brand that makes cookware that looks good and is high-performing. It’s all ceramic-coated and doesn’t include any toxic chemicals. Each pan in this cookware set has an aluminum core and stainless steel handles for easy maneuvering. The set comes with a 10.5-inch fry pan, a 3 quart sauce pan, a 4.5 quart sauté pan and a 6.5 quart dutch oven. The set also comes with pot storage, and all of the pieces are oven safe up to 550 degrees Fahrenheit.
Rothy’s Grey Camo Sneaker
The problem with sneakers? They get dirty and are a bit complicated to clean, except for Rothy’s. These sneakers are completely machine-washable and cute at the same time, a style unicorn if you ask me. These slip-on sneakers are super comfortable and the material is made of recycled water bottles, an environmental plus. This grey camo sneaker is neutral and stylish at the same time, and will go with a bunch of her outfits. Give her the gift of easily cleaned sneakers, because we’re sure she’s spent a ton of time cleaning yours.
Call Us What We Carry: Poems
Amanda Gorman’s breakout poetry collection is set to release on December 7th, 2021, and would make an excellent gift for any woman in your life. She’s a #1 New York Times bestselling author and a presidential inaugural poet whose reading at Joe Biden’s 2021 inauguration went viral almost immediately. In her new anthology, “Call Us What We Carry,” she explores big topics like language, identity and erasure through a collage of poems that attempt to grapple with the global reckoning of the present moment.
PMD Clean Body Silicone Brush
PMD us a super trendy, Tik Tok-worthy grooming device brand, and their silicone body brush comes with three interchangeable attachments for helping your girl massage, exfoliate and cleanse her entire body. It vibrates at 7,000 vibrations per minute, and is designed with SonicGlow Technology that breaks down dirt and oil. It comes with a massage head, loofah head for cleansing and exfoliator heads that are easy to pop in and out, and the whole brush comes in a bunch of fun colors.
HBO Max Subscription
This is easily going to be one of our best Christmas gifts of 2021, and would make a great gift for any of the women in your life. It’s got everything she’ll want to see — from the latest Suicide Squad movie in the to nostalgic series like Friends and Sex and the City. Plans start at just $9.99/month, and you can buy an annual pass all in one go.
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All-New Echo Dot (4th Gen) Smart Speaker with Alexa
Take your lady’s speaker system to the next level with the brand new Alexa. The Echo Dot has everything — music, timers, an intercom, news and more — and is sure to become her new favorite thing during the WFH life. Their newly redesigned Echo has an enriching sound that’ll fill the room and the voice control is ready to help for whatever she may need. She can easily set up coordinating smart home devices if she’s got them and it comes in three different colors, including twilight blue below.
Of all the gifts we’ve been given in the past, this is probably the one we use the most. She can load up essential beach reads and her favorite magazines, or browse new releases so she’s never stuck without a good read on her next commute or vacay. For an even more thoughtful gift, gift her an Audible credit as well so she can pick out a few books right when she receives her new Paperwhite.
Madewell Medium Transport Tote
Whether she collects bags like it’s her job or only needs one and rarely switches it out, this purchase is worth it. This bag is made for everything — from schlepping her laptop back and forth from work to a quick weekend getaway where all she needs is a change of clothes and a phone charger. It’s made of two pieces of fine leather and has an exterior and interior pocket for keeping everything at the ready including phone, keys and wallet.
17 Mile 6-Piece Eyeglass and Mask Chain Set
Mask chains have become a super popular way to stylishly and convenient hold onto your mask when not wearing it, and make it easy to take on and off throughout the day. This 6-pack comes with a variety of cool chains your girlfriend, mom, or sister can rock with her mask, or attach to her eyeglasses so they don’t get lost. All of them are made with a safe alloy material that’s designed to not pinch or irritate your skin, and with the variety of styles she can mix and match the different chains with different outfits. This gift also costs less than $10, so it’s a great budget buy if you’re short on cash this year.
Birdies Cheetah Flats
Trust us when we say we live in these, and your special lady will, too. There are endless patterns to pick from depending on her persona. Does she live in leopard print? Or is she more of an olive green gal? You can’t go wrong with any of these colors or prints, but we’re particularly partial to the animal prints that are trending this season. Every woman needs some good flats in her closet, and that’s why these are some of the best gifts for her this year.
The ReNew Transit Bag
The latest craze in purses and everyday carry bags? Fanny packs. You can wear a fanny pack in so many different ways that don’t include over your hips. You can drape it over your shoulder, sling it across your back or wear it like a regular purse. This one from Everlane is made to be a go-to bag for everything from a trip to the grocery store to a trip across the country. It’s got two external zip pockets, one main compartment with an internal divider and an adjustable strap with metal buckles. It’s made from durable, recycled polyester and comes in a few neutral colors.
Daily Harvest Monthly Subscription
Smoothies, soups, harvest bowls, deserts — Daily Harvest has everything she could want when it comes to flash frozen, healthy, nutritious meals that only take a quick blend and/or stove-top warm-up to make. Plus, they save her time, which we could all use more of. They have a variety of weekly and monthly plans to suit any budget or desired cadence, and the meal options are all plant-based, organic and allergy-friendly. She’ll love the convenience and nutritiousness of the food, and you’ll have to resist stealing back parts of her present for yourself.
Indoor Herb Garden Starter Kit
Fresh herbs and the ability to grow them is a highly coveted talent these days, and you can gift your lady an extra boost towards success with this indoor herb garden starter kit that has everything she needs to grow her own fresh herbs inside. This kit comes straight from an organic, family-owned farm in rural Oregon that supplies five types of USDA Organic non-GMO seeds, five OMRI certified compostable peat pots, five OMRI certified rich potting soil discs, and five custom wood plant markers. Everything is environmentally sustainable and easy to use so she can grow a fresh supply of delicious cooking herbs that will always be at her disposal.
Vogue x Music Books With Style Coffee Table Book
There are books that are for reading, and then there are books that are for gazing and decorating with, like this Vogue x Music book that’s perfect for a stylish coffee table. It’s got 150 four-color illustrations and spans the magazines 126-year history of showcasing the world’s most popular musicians. It’s a book filled with the work of acclaimed photographers, as well as excerpts from famous interviews with both modern pop stars and classic artists.
CHAQI Matcha Kit
These matcha kits have become incredibly trendy this year both for their function, making matcha tea the correct way, and for their aesthetic appeal on any kitchen counter. This ceremonial gift set comes with everything your lady needs to create her morning matcha with style and antioxidants. It comes with a bamboo whisk, the whisk-holder, the tea scoop and a beautiful ceramic bowl for mixing. It’ll make her mornings brighter, her tea better and will look great stashed next to her favorite sauté pan, blender and fruit bowl.
Leather Passport Cover
Travel is back, baby! And this year, hopefully, your special lady has gotten more use out of her passport than she did in 2020. She probably also noticed that it’s desperately lacking a cover for protection, and that’s where you and this fantastic gift come in. This passport cover is made of genuine goatskin leather and even contains pockets for transportation documents and currency to make keeping track during travel easy. It comes in black and oxblood and fits easily into a purse, briefcase or jacket pocket.
Great Jones Sweetie Pie Tin
Great Jones is a boutique cookware company that makes cooking accessories you’ll want to stare at as well as cook with. This 10″ Sweetie Pie tin is made of stoneware ceramic material that’s durable, made to distribute heat evenly and produce those flaky, golden-brown crusts you love. The wide, wavy rim is perfect for molding the perfect dessert and it comes in a few different colors.
Catbird Threadbare Yellow Gold Ring
Catbird is a favorite jewelry brand of ours and this Threadbare ring is the perfect way to show your girl you care without giving her THE ring, if you know what we mean. It’s made of super thin shiny, 100% recycled 14k gold and is a perfect layer on top of other rings or solo subtle accent. Rumor has it it’s also been worn by a certain notorious ex-princess with the initials M.M.!
Lululemon Scuba Oversized 1/2 Zip Hoodie
Athleisure wear is also a safe bet with almost any woman these days. This oversized hoodie from Lululemon is great for hiking, grocery runs, and travel as well. It’s got an extra large hood for warmth and is designed to be worn on the move. It’s made of breathable fabric so you stay temperature regulated and is waist length so she can pair it easily with her favorite leggings and joggers. It also comes in a bunch of neutral and fun colors, including Pink Mist, pictured below.
Jimmy Choo I Want Choo Eau de Parfum
Even if a pair of Jimmy Choo shoes is outside your price range (and if you don’t know what those are, Google ’em), you can still grab her something from the Choo with this adorable perfume from the designer himself. The perfume is described as the “perfect accessory for the modern and glamorous woman,” with a floral scent of mandarin, jasmine, velvet peach and a vanilla base. She can wear it every day or on special occasions and she’ll feel a little fancy and think of you every time she spritzes it on.
On Running Cloud Sneakers
On Running shoes are both good for your feet and an on-trend athleisure sneaker your girl will love to sport on the way to and from the gym, grocery store and even office. They’ve got a streamlined design and state-of-the-art technology built in that makes them super lightweight and supportive at the same time. They’re made of breathable, antimicrobial mesh and come in three neutral colors including this sleek glacier white.
Hydro Flask Water Bottle
If your girl likes to stay hydrated, and we’re hoping she does, a Hydro Flask water bottle is a great Christmas gift for her. Life can be draining — and dehydrating — so this will help her stay hydrated and happy while toiling away at her desk at work, doing errands on Sunday or crushing it at spin class. It’s got a wide mouth for easy refills and a powder-coated exterior that’s slip-free and won’t sweat. It’s vacuum-insulated so it’ll keep cold drinks cold and hot drinks hot and it’s dishwasher-safe.
Serena Williams Masterclass
Masterclass is one of our favorite digital Christmas gifts, since almost everyone can find a class and instructor they’re interested in learning from. They’ve got experts in topics ranging from cooking to outer space, business leadership and entrepreneurship, but this Serena Williams is the one we’re recommending for women this holiday season. Learn tennis technique like groundstrokes and net play from the GOAT herself, a woman who boasts the title of #1 women’s tennis player and the winner of 23 Grand Slam singles titles. You can gift an annual Masterclass membership for as little as $15/month, with the option for add-ons like the ability to download classes and watch on more devices at an elevated price point.
Sephora Sparkly Clean Makeup Set
If your girl loves makeup, look no further than this gift set from Sephora. The box is filled with top-selling clean makeup products at Sephora that includes a blush, mascara, lip gloss, highlighter and more. The makeup includes good-for-you ingredients like Vitamin E, Arginine and Vitamin C and are formulated to help your skin glow from the inside out. It comes in a fun, decorative box that’s perfect for gifting and has the Clean at Sephora seal of approval meaning it doesn’t contain ingredients that are potentially harmful to the environment and human health.
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2
This is one of the best smartwatches for women who like to stay active and get their steps in each day. It’s got a sleek design that’s lightweight enough to wear every day and it comes in durable aluminum and stainless steel with a variety of faces that’ll match most outfits. It’s got trackers for everything including high and low heart rates, sleep quality and pace coaching, and the battery can last for up to five days on a single charge.
Modern Witch Tarot Deck
No matter what you think of tarot cards, if your girl is obsessed with “astrology” — this is a great gift. This deck includes 56 different cards as well as a book of interpretations. Both the book and the deck of cards is a modern, all-female take on the classic Rider-Waite-Smith deck that celebrates womanhood and the art of fortune-telling. They incorporate diverse characters, symbols from our modern lives and vibrant, fashion-forward looks your gift-ee will certainly love.
Gaiam Yoga Mat
Is your giftee a yogi? Has she been not-so-subtly complaining about her sweaty, old yoga mat that’s seen better days? Trust us, this is one of the best ones out there for her practice and will last her through years and asanas in the future. This yoga mat from Gaiam is lightweight and thick so her knees and hands will have plenty of support as she shuffles through cat, cow and downward dog. The non-slip textured surface is sticky so even sweaty palms won’t prevent a solid grip and the material is non-toxic making it a healthier choice for her and the planet.
Tory Burch Love Relentlessly Eau de Parfum Rollerball
Trust me, coming from a woman who loves perfume there is nothing better than a fresh bit of fragrance to add new life to your day. Gift your wife or mom the “euphoric feeling of love” with this super portable perfume roller that contains Tory Burch’s Love fragrance. It’s a spicy fruit scent with some pink pepper, dewy rose and orris for some excitement.
Enhanced Ionic Hair Straightener Brush by MiroPure
No matter what type of hair your girl has, this ionic hair straightener brush is made to give her a silky, smooth texture she’ll love — and save her time while doing it. It’s a brush and a straightener built into one device, so she can comb through tangles while straightening her locks, which means you’ll spend less time on the couch waiting for her to get ready. It’s built for safety with an auto-off feature and has a 360-degree swivel power cord which makes it very easy to use. The high-density Nano comb brush is made to straighten even the thickest hair in less time and the metal ceramic heaters are made to distribute the heat evenly.
Eccolo Red Embossed Heart Writing Journal
A notebook is definitely taking the practical gift route, which some women will definitely appreciate. It’s an act of service to let her know you want her to be organized and have a designated place to write down her thoughts, dreams, or even just her to-do’s. It’s made of vegan-friendly faux leather and has a simple heart design which is perfect for showing your love. This simple, affordable gift is great for women who love to journal, make lists, plan and unwind with their own thoughts.
Magnasonic Professional Jewelry Cleaner
If you’ve got a jewelry lover in your midst, and you’ve already given her plenty of jewelry over the years, gift her this jewelry cleaner that’s made to restore old necklaces, earrings, rings and other goods to their former glory using only tap water. It uses ultrasonic sound waves to give jewelry a gentle and powerful clean, and comes with five preset cleaning cycles as well as an auto shut off feature. It’s very easy to operate, and the basket inside is designed to keep items secure.
Madewell Seagrove Pullover Striped Sweater
This pullover sweater from Madewell is made of a knit textured yarn and has a classic striped print that works during any season, including the holidays. It’s got a boxy shape and a rolled trip with cuffs at the hem for a cropped look. It’s made of a sustainable fabric that’s eco-friendly and comes in a wide range of inclusive sizes.
FOREO LUNA fofo Facial Cleansing Brush
If you want to gift her a luxury beauty item she hasn’t bothered to buy herself — this is it. The FOREO LUNA facial cleansing brush is magic. If she’s the type of woman who can never go to bed without washing her face, she’s bound to appreciate this travel-sized cleansing tool. Beauty mavens swear by this beauty device, which reaches deep beneath the surface to remove any impurities and unclog pores. For all these reasons, this colorful facial cleansing brush is a slam dunk for a Christmas gift for her in 2021.
Glossier The Makeup Set
In the makeup world, Glossier is kind of infamous for its high-quality, spot-on products and the luxuriousness you’re able to feel using their products at a very reasonable price. This Makeup Set has the essentials many women need who wear makeup on a daily basis. The kit includes three products that are easy to apply and give everyone a fresh face to take on the day — including a brow shaper, gel blush and mascara. Don’t worry if you’re not totally sure what that means — trust us when we say that this gift is a home run.
JBL Flip 5 Portable Bluetooth Speaker
This portable speaker from JBL comes in fun colors like this bright pop of red and has a waterproof exterior, 12 hours of playtime on a single charge of the battery and powerful sound. It’s easy to carry anywhere at only 1.6 pounds total and comes with easy stereo pairing as well as a USB-C quick charge so your tunes won’t be interrupted easily. The Flip 5’s brand new racetrack-shaped driver delivers the high-quality output a speaker should and you can easily pair speakers with each other to create a surround-sound party atmosphere anywhere. If your lady loves listening to her tunes anywhere and everywhere — this is the perfect gift.
Chanel Coco Mademoiselle Eau de Parfum
No matter who the woman in question is, we can almost guarantee she’s heard of and loves Coco Chanel. This warm floral scent is just as perfect for special occasions as it is for everyday use. It has orange essence to awaken the senses, and jasmine and rose for a warm sensuality. It comes in an elegant spray bottle in 1.7 and 3.4 oz sizes and has a strong but modern scent your lady will love, and probably is already familiar with.
Faux Suede Shirt Jacket
A fashion staple like this is always a great gift, and a shirt jacket is also the ultimate piece of fall/winter outerwear for milder climates. This one is faux suede and has a great vintage feel that can be paired just as well with jeans and a t-shirt as it can with boots and a dress. It’s made to be oversized, slouchy and super comfortable, and is machine washable so it’s easy to clean. It comes in a bunch of colors, but we love tan for the versatility.
Bold Pearl Pendant Necklace
Your lady will love this simple pearl pendant necklace for Christmas, Valentine’s Day, her birthday, or any other occasion. The chain is vermeil, or 18k solid gold on sterling silver, and the cultured pearl comes from oysters and freshwater mussels that are carefully selected for quality and beauty. This necklace is perfect for layering on top of her everyday jewelry or throwing on with a sweater for a night out with her gals.
Timberland Women’s Leather Wallet
A classic leather wallet is always a nice, thoughtful gift, and definitely falls under the “practical” category of something she’ll use every day. This one isn’t just a cute clutch zip around wallet it also has RFID protection in it to keep your credit cards safe from theft. It’s got two accordion-style pockets, 10 slots for credit cards and ID cards and a zippered coin pocket inside that’s also made of genuine leather. It comes in eight different colors and is perfect for updating your girl’s current messy bag of bills.
Ninja Professional Countertop Blender
If she likes smoothies and loves to blend, then this Ninja blender is one of the best gifts you could give her. It’s got 1100 watts of power that can grind, mash, blend and purée all sorts of goodness into delicious concoctions you and her can enjoy daily. The pitcher is 72 ounces making it perfect for everyday blends and weekend margarita mixes, and the purchase comes with two 16 oz. Ninja cups with to-go lids so you can take your drinks on the go.
Brooklyn Botany Store Brown Sugar Scrub
Exfoliation is the key to healthy, nourished skin and this highly-rated brown sugar scrub is the perfect pampering gift for any woman in your life. It’s a triple-action exfoliator and moisturizer that contains only natural, pure ingredients. Salt scrubs may be harsh on sensitive skin types, but this exfoliator is perfect because it’s softer but still strong enough to scrub away dead skin cells. It’s great for reducing the appearance of body scars and acne and moisturizes while it exfoliates so skin isn’t left too dry.
Nekteck Foot Massager with Heat
Give her an excuse to unwind with this electric foot massager by Nekteck, one of the most popular massager brands on Amazon. She can slip her toes right in and select the length of time, kneed intensity, air intensity, and the best part — heat. This specific massaging machine has thousands of rave reviews on Amazon, and chances are your mom will love it, too.
FENTY BEAUTY By Rihanna Glass Bomb Universal Lip Luminizer
If you’re going to buy your woman makeup, it should probably be something made by Rihanna. There’s a reason she’s become a billionaire off of this stuff — it’s good stuff. Lip gloss is a classic beauty tool that most, if not all, women wear. This one is highly rated and has a shimmer finish so she can put that polishing touch on her outfit before heading out the door. It’s designed to make lips appear fuller and smoother, and it’s non-sticky so her hair won’t get caught (she’ll know what we’re talking about).
Lavazza Single Serve Espresso Coffee Machine
Fulfill her espresso needs with this espresso coffee maker from Lavazza. It has simple touch controls and a pre-set dose so all it takes is inserting one of the blue capsules to produce a delicious beverage. It has a removable cup support platform that you can adjust based on the size of your coffee cup, and there are visual indicator lights that let you know when the water tank needs to be filled or the capsules drawer is full.
LuxSpa Bath Bombs Gift Set
Sometimes, going back to basics is a great way to pick out a gift. This bath bomb set from LuxSpa comes with six different fizzy, scented bath bombs that are sure to set a relaxing mood for her in the tub. They’re handmade using vegan, natural ingredients and include themes like Garden of Heaven, Energy Grapefruit, Vanilla Indulgence, Stress Relief and more. They’re made using healing ingredients like dead sea salt, sunflower oil and Vitamin E, and they’re full of antioxidants for detoxing as well.
Vahdam BLUSH Assorted Tea Caddy Set
This BLUSH tea set from Vahdam is super cute and an elegant Christmas gift for her. This brand comes from India and makes high-quality teas with a purpose, they ensure education to all of the children of their tea workers through their business. This set is three of their most delicious in-house blends with unique flavors and a whole array of health benefits including Sweet Himalayan Detox Green, Saffron Premium Masala Chai Tea and Earl Grey Masala Chai Tea. They’re all got medium sweetness and can be enjoyed at any time of day.
Mario Bedescu Seaweed Night Cream
When in doubt, go with a spa-like item and she’ll feel pampered and thought of. This seaweed night cream has awesome ratings on Amazon for its nourishing and hydrating abilities for the skin. It includes all sorts of vitamins and minerals for vitality and is designed for daily use so she can incorporate it into her nightly skincare routine.
Philips SmartSleep Wake-Up Light
Nothing like a soothing morning wake up that doesn’t involve your phone to start your day off right. This Philips Wake-Up Light will help your mother, sister or girlfriend do just that each day. It’s got a sunrise alarm clock that mimics actual sunlight to slowly introduce her to the day, as well as a dimmable display, FM radio and 20 different brightness settings. It’s got built-in soothing sounds for a wind down or wake up, and can be used as a reading light as well.
Carhartt Beanie Cap
Comfort is one of the best gifts you can give someone this year, and beanie from Carhartt was one of our favorite pieces of winter gear last year. It’s one size fits all, cozy and comes with the signature Carhartt beanie right up to. It’s a perfect accessory for commuting in the snow, or wearing during an aprés-ski hangout. This neutral navy is a safe bet color-wise, but it also comes in neon orange if she’d prefer something a bit more bold.
nuLOOM Tammara Hand-Braided Round Rug
An area rug is a great way to add color and vibrant life to any space — and if your lady has a new work-from-home setup that could use some love this is a great gift. It’s handmade by artisans who specialize in this type of weaving and has a bohemian design that’ll compliment any room. Just make sure you subtly measure the space first to make sure it fits!
livho Blue Light Blocking Glasses
This is another gift that definitely falls under the “practical” category, but is a great one at that. If your significant other is working from home, these are a must. Blue light is emitted from screens of all sizes and can cause eye strain, headaches, blurred vision and difficulty concentrating. These non-prescription lenses will help her avoid all of this and look super chic at the same time! They have ultra-lightweight and flexible frames built for durability, and the leopard print is super cute.
Everlane The Glove Boot in ReKnit
Is your girlfriend, wife, mom or sister the boss? Treat her as such by gifting her these power-move boots. They’re great booties for a variety of outfits during the winter, spring, summer and fall and one of the most flattering boots ever made. They’re made with Everlane’s textured ReKnit fabric and have just the right amount of stretch to stay comfortable all day. The heel is tall enough to make a statement while still being walkable, and the whole pair is made of nine renewed plastic water bottles — so your gift is environmental and stylish.
Jade Roller Set
Jade rollers are excellent beauty devices for relaxing the skin on the face and around the eyes, and can also be used with face creams to help them absorb more effectively. This set comes with a Guasha scraper as well that soothes wrinkles and heals for immediate visual results. This pampering gift is great for women of all ages and interests — and pro tip from me to you: throw it in the freezer to enhance its effects.
Women’s Winter Touch Screen Gloves
A thoughtful, simple Christmas gift for her is definitely winter gloves. These are made with ultra-soft chenille fabric that’s rich, lightweight and thermal. The thumbs, forefingers and middle finger all have more sensitive smartips to make texting and staying warm easier. They’re designed one size fits most, with wide stretching at the wrist via an elastic cuff, and they come in a bunch of great colors including this neutral grey.
Folkulture Store Incense Holder
If your lady is not as into the candle game, this incense holder is a great Christmas gift for scent lovers and ladies who could use some olfactory zen. It has a beautiful aqua design on top and a brown rustic base for a modern, elegant, classy look. It has two holes on either side that enable two incense sticks to burn at once and catches all of the ash below for easy cleaning and no mess. It’s a beautiful addition to any bookshelf, dresser or side table and will bring calm energy to her space — an excellent gift in 2021.