December 9th, 2020

Holiday Gift Guide: What to Give If You Can't Be There

By Makenna Ashley

Christmas is around the corner and as 2020 has it, we know many of you won't be able to be close to loved ones. We wanted to bring some light into your day by providing this incredible Holiday Gift Guide. There's something for every gal on your list this year, and we hope this provides some fun and useful ideas if you are sending gifts from afar... and keep reading to the end for a little gift from us.

1. Gifts For the Creative

First up on our holiday gift guide is the creative. This gorgeous watercolor set has everything someone would need to dive into the world of watercolor! With this set they would get 24 watercolors, a paint pan, 8 different paint brushes and acid-free cold pressed artist paper. This would be amazing for any age 10+ and not only is fun and creative but can also be an amazing stress reliever!

Bloom, an adult floral coloring book! Filled with gorgeous pages of florals, it's sure to let your favorite creative unwind while creating something beautiful. Pair this with the watercolors or some colored pencils and you've got the perfect gift!

2. Gifts For the Homebody

First on our holiday gift guide for the hygge lovers is this cozy plush robe! For any homebody, a fuzzy robe is a gifting home run. This brand is affordable, but super soft and feels luxurious. This robe in particular comes in cream and grey, and Target offers quick shipping now as well.

Second up is Homebody by Joanna Gaines! A design book for the true stay at home lover, this gorgeous book by Joanna Gaines is filled with heartfelt stories, inspiring photos, and techniques to create a cozy aesthetic. Showcasing many styles for completely modern to farmhouse and everything in between, it's a perfect coffee table book for your favorite homebody.

Next on our holiday gift guide: the dreamiest gift box! The Sunday Morning curated box is complete with Buttermilk Pancake mix, Mocha Java breakfast blend coffee, maple syrup, a lavender eucalyptus candle, and a beautiful yet timeless tea towel. The coziest, Sunday morning wrapped up in a beautiful box. Make a statement with this gift and surely the recipient will be beaming from ear to ear.

3. Gift Guide For the Beauty Maven

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At the top of our holiday gift guide for beauty lovers is, obviously: Cashmere Hair clip in extensions! The feeling of confidence a good set of hair extensions can offer is incredible. For any gal with hair loving needs, a pair of clip in extensions or a gift card to purchase them would certainly make them jump for joy... and with a variety of colors, lengths and sets, you really can't go wrong.

Next on our holiday gift guide for beauty lovers: this raw juice cleanse mask set! This mask features 5 different masks to nurture and rejuvenate the skin. If she's a beauty lover, she will adore this set and give her some at-home, self care as well. The five different masks all feature unique raw fruits, veggies and more to balance the skin and keep it vibrant. This fun, colorful gift would be an amazing stocking stuffer or a sweet gift to a friend.

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And finally: any beauty loving gal could always use another pair of lashes! As a bit of a makeup lover myself, I can tell you - you won't go wrong with these Cashmere false eyelashes! They are top quality, re-useable, and absolutely stunning (just like their clip in extensions). There are different styles for each gals's personal preference, and the packaging is this lovely light pink with shimmery sparkle at the base of the lashes. This makes the perfect dainty gift!

4. Gift Guide For the Bestie

holiday gift guide Your best friend will swoon over this personalized mug! You can customize the jackets, hair colors, even what they are holding in their hands... and then of course, names. There are tons of these on Etsy, so you can find one with the perfect phrase just for you. Buy for a best friend, mom, sister, daughter... it's definitely a gift that will bring a smile to their face! Just be sure to order soon to allow for time to customize and ship before Christmas. It's one of the cutest options on our holiday gift guide.

5. Gifts For the Sentimental One

A customized pie dish with Grandma's handwritten recipe, how sweet is this! Scan in an old recipe, hand written note, etc and put it on a dish or cutting board to keep forever. This piece could easily become a family heirloom, passed down for generations to come.

Personalize this timeless piece by picking leather color, title on the front and a special picture inside! Give this to a friend, parent, grandparent, etc., the options are endless here! A special gift to remind the special someone how much you care.

6. Gift Guide For the Hostess

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This jaw dropping candle from Anthropologie is truly, one of a kind. Gift it to the hostess in your life that is always making others feel at home in their house. With it's unique driftwood base, and a vibrant yet subtle scent of Ginger and Patchouli, it'll surely be a piece to talk about!

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This Rosemary cake stand is a subtle, show stopper! Another piece you could save and pass down as a sweet family heriloom. Also, can you imagine freshly made cookies displayed on this stand, or a cake like the one above for a special someone? Truly beautiful and a piece any hostess would adore!

That wraps up this holiday gift guide. Our recommendation? Get your shopping done ASAP to avoid longer shipping times leading up to Christmas!

As a little gift of our own, enjoy this holiday hairstyle video - it's easy, but looks extra-impressive on the holiday Zoom. We hope you enjoyed today's holiday gift guide, and wish you the very brightest holiday season!