20 Awesome Last Minute Gifts!
It’s not too late to pick out the perfect present!
Staying in your PJs during Black Friday seemed like a good idea at the time. But if you’re now a few gifts short, it’s hard to enjoy the holidays when you’re running around the mall. Check out our list of last minute gift ideas. From a new iPod Nano to a glitzy cocktail ring, there’s something for everyone at every price point. The present will still look thoughtful. And don’t worry, we won’t tell when you picked it out!
1. Occasion sequin wristlet ($58, coach.com)
‘Tis the season for all-things glitzy! This wristlet will jazz up any cocktail dress and is perfect for toting the essentials to a holiday party. Coach does have overnight and express shipping if you can’t find this wristlet in a store.
2. Footzy Rolls ($19.99, footzyrolls.com)
For the friend who sports high-heels 24/7. Even she will love these rollable, portable ballet flats that she can stick in her purse and slip on after a night out. They can ship it to you in two business days.
3. Starbucks holiday mug ($9.95, starbucks.com)
This holiday mug comes in a matching gift box, so you can dash straight from Starbucks to your office holiday party if need be. And they do offer overnight shipping too!
4. Ribbed cowl neck sweater ($88, anntaylor.com)
This sweater is chic and versatile. Any woman in your life—mom, sister, friend—will be thrilled to add this chic number to her closet. Dress it up with a fitted pencil skirt, or keep it casual with a pair of skinny jeans or leggings. Maybe if you’re extra nice, she’ll even let you borrow it! If you want to, have them do an express ship directly to her house.
5. Nike+SportBand watch and pedometer ($59, nike.com)
If you know an avid runner or a newbie looking to make gym-going a new year’s resolution, surprise them with a Nike+ SportBand. This gadget makes a great work out buddy—it tracks your distance, pace, time and calories burned. It also comes with a Nike+ sensor to put in your sneaks. If they don’t have it at a store, they can ship it to you overnight.
6. House of Harlow ring ($35, bloomingdales.com)
Cocktail rings are so in this season. This glitter deco-style ring from Nicole Richie’s jewelry line makes a bold, festive statement.
7. Victoria’s Secret gift card (any amount, victoriassecret.com)
Not sure what to get? Let’s be honest—you can never go wrong with a Victoria’s Secret gift card. It comes wrapped in a little box so it will still look cute under the tree. If you place the order online, you can also choose to send it as an e-gift card via email.
8. Sephora by OPI Rocker Chic Mini Collection ($18, sephora.com)
Any beauty junkie will be all-smiles when she unwraps this gift set. Not only are all six colors glam and festive, but the miniature bottles are just ah-dorable. They’re also available in all Sephora stores.
9. iPod Nano ($149, apple.com)
Anyone who has ears will absolutely love the new iPod Nano. Ii has a touch screen, a built-in FM radio and comes in seven fun colors. If you have a few extra days, you can personalize the gift with free engraving. Yes, you can find them in any Apple store.
10. Edible Arrangements chocolate dipped apples and strawberries ($25, ediblearrangements.com)
The perfect gift for that chocolate lover in your life. Plus, the calories don’t count if there’s fruit in it, right? Use their online store locator to find one near you.