It’s finally here…my 2017 holiday gift guide! I am so excited because I love being able to share gift ideas that people will actually love!
I know shopping during the holidays can be stressful and hectic, that is why I have put together my favorite gift ideas for every member of your family all in one list. You can easily buy what you need at the click of a button, you don’t even have to get out of your pajamas!
I have divided up the holiday gift guide into categories: women, men, kids, and family. I know that some of the items for women, men might want and vice versa but this just makes it easier for you to browse.
I did receive some of the products for free so that I could try them out before I recommended them. I am also using affiliate links for some products. If you decide to make a purchase, I will earn a commission at no additional cost to you. Regardless, I only recommend products that I would purchase myself.
Gifts for Women
Bionti Tall Heeled Boots: I am in love with these boots! They are super comfortable and fashionable. They are great for dressing up an outfit and comfortable enough to run all of your errands in.
Blanket Scarves: I think these blanket scarves from Cents of Style are so cute and can really dress up a plain sweater. They look so warm!
Sleep Styler: I have been using these rollers for a few weeks now and I love them! It does take a few practice tries to get used to them but they really style my hair while I sleep. It cuts 30 minutes off my routine in the morning! They are great for busy moms.
Pura Vida Bracelets: These bracelets are all handcrafted and come in so many different styles, colors, and price points. They would make great stocking stuffers!
Bialetti Simply Italian Cookware: I love these saute pans. The lids and handles are color coded so you can easily find the matching set. They are non-stick and have beautiful colored bottom graphics. I am always in need of new cookware!
Noxon Rubber Rain Boots: These rain boots come in different colors to fit your style. The rubber soles keep your feet protected from the cold and precipitation. Through December 31st, you can take 10% off your purchase with code ashley10.
Reading Team Sweatshirt: I love a fun sweatshirt for those cold days. If you know someone that loves to read, this Varsity Reading Team shirt is the perfect gift. You can choose from a hoodie, tee, tank, pullover, and more. Check out the rest of the site for more fun gift ideas.
Funky Monkey Jewelry: You can find a lot of statement and on trend jewelry items from Funky Monkey. They are sure to dress up any outfit and the best part is that they are very affordable! Save 15% with code “GingerLove”
Perfect Last Minute Gift Ideas for Those Hard to Buy For
Gift Ideas for Kids that Aren’t Toys
Gifts for Men
Wireless Key Finder: This wireless locator will help the man in your life keep track of his keys, wallet, even the remote control!
Car Trunk Organizer: This manly car organizer is great for SUVs and trucks. The heavy duty construction can help keep all of his tools, automotive equipment, and even groceries in place.
iceScreen Magnetic Windshield Cover: Make leaving in the mornings easier with this windshield cover. Just place it on your car overnight and you won’t have to deal with scraping ice or snow off your windshield in the mornings.
RAK Magnetic Wristband: This is great if your guy likes to work on the car or likes building things. The wristband can hold tools, nails, screws, and more all in one place so he doesn’t have to go back and forth looking for them, or worse, losing them.
Star Trek Robe: A must have for any Star Trek fan. He will love this fun robe that comes in three different colors. They also have Star Wars and Dr. Who robes as well!
Powered Geek Box: This is a monthly subscription box that partners with Marvel, DC Comics, Star Wars, Funko, etc. You will get items like shirts, comics, action figures, and more.
Gifts for Kids
Learning Resources Pretend & Play Doctor Set: I think every kid loves pretending to be a doctor, I know that mine sure does! This has everything they need and a nice box to keep it all organized.
Coloring Roll: Mudpuppy carries coloring rolls in a variety of themes that kids will love. It is 10 feet and comes with 6 crayons.
Touch & Feel Puzzle: Mudpuppy also carries some cute puzzles. These touch & feel puzzles are a great sensory experience for young toddlers.
4D+ Augmented and Virtual Reality Bundle: This bundle comes with a VR headset and a pack of cards. You download the app and the cards come alive in 4D. It’s pretty cool and you can choose from animals, dinosaurs, or space.
ZURU Tangle: If your kid loves the fidget spinner, they will love the Tangle. It is a puzzle and also a great way to relieve stress. They come in different varieties: Classic, Crazy, Metallic, or Sparkle. They really are addicting, I think I play with it more than my kid does!
My Little Pony Beauty Collection: Townley Girl carries some really cute stocking stuffer ideas like the My Little Pony beauty items. They carry items like lip gloss, lip palettes, nail polish, nail art, and more. My little girl loves them!
Mermaid Tail Blanket: I love these blankets from Blankie Tails. They come in different colors and they are so soft. Your little girl will go crazy over these. They even carry shark blankets for boys.
Forrest Dress: Bella Rose carries some really cute and comfortable play wear for your little girl. This Forrest Dress is so cute and it is the softest fabric I’ve ever felt. My daughter loves wearing this dress! It comes in sizes 4-14.
Fingerlings: These are probably one of the hottest toys for this year. I can see why, they are super cute!
Balance Bike: These are great for kids aged 2-4. It helps them learn how to balance before they start learning to pedal. I like the ones that come with pedals that can be attached so that it grows with your child.
BrushyBall: If you struggle with getting your child to brush their teeth, this is a lifesaver! We have been using this fun follow the leader game to teach my daughter the proper way to brush. The teeth on the brushyball light up and talks and sings to your child. There is no more screaming when it is time to brush my daughter’s teeth. She thinks it’s so fun!
Board Games: I love playing games with my daughter. I found some great board games for toddlers like: Let’s Go Fishin’, Lucky Ducks, and Mr. Bucket. These are great quality games that will help you bond and make wonderful family memories.
Flip a Zoo: These are the perfect stuffed animal. You get two toys in one! My daughter has the dragon that flips into a unicorn and she loves it! They are perfect to cuddle. They come in all sizes from huge to minis.
Flip Zee Girls: This is another great 2 in 1 toy. The Flip Zee Girls can turn from babies into big girls. They are cute and cuddly and come in a variety of styles. my daughter has the Zana Strawberry and adores her! They also have Flip Zee Girls minis that are collectible.
ZURU Hamsters in a House: This is a fun toy for both boys and girls. There are Original and Food Frenzy play sets that you can connect together to provide endless combinations. My daughter loves playing with her two hamsters. This is great for kids that keep asking for a pet :). Available at Target, Walmart, Toys R Us, and Amazon.
Gifts for the Family
Popcorn Popper: I love being able to season my own popcorn any way that I want it. Using a popcorn popper is a lot healthier and more versatile than microwave popcorn.
Canvas Wrap: Add some personality to your walls with a Canvas Wrap from Artsy Couture. I got one of my daughter and I love it. The quality is great and they make great gifts for grandparents, too!
Ninja Precision Processor with Auto-Spiralizer: This is an extreme food processor. You can spiral vegetables, make dough, and blend smoothies. Dinner possibilities are endless!
Family Ornament: I love these ornaments from Personal Creations. You can get the family name and everyone’s first name on them. They have all kinds of different options to choose from. It’s something they can use every year.
Winc Wine: This is just for the parents but it will be much appreciated! Give the gift of some good quality wine to help unwind after a long day.
Matching Family Pajamas: I love getting matching family pajamas for the family. They make for great pictures on Christmas morning. We got the Lights Out pajamas from Lazy One. They are so cute and comfortable!
Skillshare Subscription: The whole family can take online classes on a wide variety of topics: culinary, business, photography, art, technology, gaming, languages, and more for only $8 a month. You can get your first 2 months for free!
Plush Monkey Mat: This comfy mat is perfect for taking to the beach, the park, or even to grandma’s house. It’s waterproof and will make a nice clean area for kids to play.
Karaoke System: The whole family will have a blast dancing and singing with this karaoke machine!
Amazon Alexa or Echo: Listen to music, synch your calendars, order an Uber, make a shopping list, check the weather, etc. Everyone will enjoy using it.
Hogwarts Express Bookends: These are some fun bookends that any Harry Potter fan will love!
Photo Blanket: I like making a photo blanket every year with pictures from the past year. It’s fun to hang them on the back of the couch so guests can see them and reminds the family of the great time they had together that year.
I hope that this guide has given you some inspiration for those on your list. I will continue to add to it throughout the month so make sure to check back for even more ideas.
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