By Lindsay Rosenstein & Danielle Holzer
The holidays are a wonderful time of the year, but they can be extremely stressful when it comes to buying gifts for the people you care about. There are so many different gift options to choose from. We will provide you some interesting ideas, as well as some safe bets that everyone is bound to appreciate. Hopefully, these suggestions will make your shopping experience quicker and more enjoyable!
If you know someone who is interested in fashion, particularly the latest trends, you should definitely look at the various new bomber or varsity jackets. You can find these in places like Macy’s, Nordstrom, Urban Outfitters, or even on Amazon. If the recipient is female and between the ages of 14 and 20, then this is the perfect gift for her. Most of these jackets range from $60 to $150, so they are definitely a generous gift. As for the men in your life, many are interested in the latest tech products, including Will.i.am’s new bluetooth headphones and any battery case for their phone, such as the Apple Mophie. Also, Beats headphones are always a big hit. You can find these products at places like Best Buy or the Apple Store. These gifts will most likely be on the more expensive side considering they’re popular brands; however, they make for extremely useful presents that are worth their cost.
Your father, uncle, or grandfather might appreciate a pair of sunglasses or even a shirt from his favorite store. Bloomingdales and Nordstrom tend to have fatherly gifts that we are sure would make them happy. While Dads can be difficult when it comes to choosing the right gift, Moms tend to be easier. We are sure she’d appreciate any travel makeup palette or her favorite perfume. Bath and Body Works is always a big hit! Moms also tend to love accessories for inside your home, like a new picture frame or vase. You can head to Homegoods or TJ Maxx for something original and unique. If you are on a tight budget, items like a jewelry holder, a scented candle, or even a relaxing face mask can be easily purchased at Sephora, Ulta, or Harmon.
As you head out to brave the holiday shopping frenzy, we hope these tips will make your excursion more efficient and more successful! Remember, the joy in the holidays comes from giving and seeing those you care about smile with gratitude just knowing that you thought of them.