Habitually Chic Favorite Things Gift Guide 2020: No.3
How’s your holiday shopping coming along? If you haven’t started or need a push, we’ve got 33 new gift ideas to help get you get going. You can also check our other gift guides for more suggestions.
I think we could all use some Ina Garten Modern Comfort Food right now. Buy a copy for every friend and family member and schedule a time to all make one of the recipes at the same time on Zoom.
The Always Pan is designed to replace 8 traditional pieces of cookware and includes a steamer basket and spoon that fits into the spoon rest on the pan. It’s on sale right now and I can’t wait until mine arrives so I can start cooking at home more this winter.
The Jo Malone Townhouse Collection of candles not only have great scents but come in beautiful and unique ceramic vessels that can be reused long after the candle is gone. I love Fresh Fig and Cassis and Glowing Embers for winter.
For your friend who is always reading their horoscope, buy them an Alighieri astrology sign necklace. They also have Chinese astrology signs and chic charms. For an added bonus, wrap it up in a silk astrology sign scarf.
When I was little, I had to play store with a pretend cash register, now kids can play with a realistic looking Shop and Cafe. All of the accessories are sold separately. They also have a Tool Bench and Toy Kitchen.
My friend bought this Dyson Pure Hot and Cool Smart Tower Air Purifier, Heater, and Fan for herself this Christmas. It would make a great gift for someone looking to keep their house as healthy as possible. It’s already on sale too.
As told by Dolly Parton in her own inimitable words, Dolly Parton, Songteller: My Life in Lyrics, explores 175 of her songs that have defined her journey over the last 60 years. It is illustrated throughout with previously unpublished images from Dolly Parton’s personal and business archives. Buy a copy for everyone in your life.
There is a reason why Le Labo Santal 33 Eau de Parfum is so popular. Its an intriguing and intoxicating unisex scent that anyone on your list would love.
Is your bff or tween obsessed with Emily in Paris? If so, they will love this Classic Camera iPhone Case. It’s available for every type of iPhone, even the new 12.
I celebrated my birthday in 2019 at the Peninsula Grill in Charleston, South Carolina just so I could have their Ultimate Coconut Cake. It’s a cult favorite that you can send to yourself and every family member who won’t be able to travel for the holidays this year.
While everyone else is waiting months for a Peloton, you can order this chic Oak Water Rowing Machine for delivery next week. It can be stored vertically to save space but it looks so good that I’d leave it out all the time.
The original Theragun Massagers are pretty expensive so this smaller Mini Percussive Therapy Massager is a welcome addition to their line up. Buy it for your friend or family member who has had to start working out at home.
Tennis is the perfect socially distanced sport so treat your tennis partner to this chic Monogrammed Tennis Tote. It’s guaranteed to up their game so you might have to buy yourself one too.
A sweet blog reader gifted me a subscription to MasterClass Online Classes earlier this year and it would make a great gift to anyone looking to learn more about different subjects from famous teachers. Right now, members are two for the price of one so buy one for a friend and keep one for yourself.
I’ve seen a lot of great albums in antique shops this year and even on the street. It made me wish I had a way to play them that was as chic as this Crosley Voyager Turntable. It’s Bluetooth compatible so you can stream your music to other speakers.
Alright, alright, alright. I don’t think I would have expected such a deep book like Greenlights from Matthew McConaughey but I guess nothing should surprise me in 2020. Buy it for someone who needs some inspiration to going this year.
The temperature is dropping so buy these Tartan Lodge Moccasins for all the women in your life.
Buy the men in your life these fun Printed Boxers. They’re on sale and come in 13 different prints.
Imagine how excited a child would be to find this Ride On Fire Truck Pedal Car under the tree this year. They also have a trains, airplanes, cars, and other fun toys.
Wondering what to get your mother this holiday, try this Aerin Amber Musk Holiday Set. Amber Musk is described as “a warm, inviting scent you want to wrap yourself in – like a soft cozy blanket on a cold snowy night.” Sounds good to me!
Since it looks most of us will be spending a lot of time at home this winter, why not upgrade the family television to this chic Samsung Frame Series LED 4K UHD Smart Tizen TV. It comes in many different sizes and can display art when you stop binging shows on Netflix.
If your kids are over your cooking, buy yourself Old World Italian: Recipes and Secrets from Our Travels in Italy cookbook for some new meal ideas. Maybe also learn Italian as a family to make it more fun and plan where you will go when we are allowed to travel again.
It’s rare for Le Creuset to go on sale but this Signature Enameled Cast Iron Round Wide Dutch Oven is a great deal right now and includes free shipping but there are a lot of other pieces on sale now too.
If the man in your life is living in sweats more these days, maybe this Fair Isle Sweater will get his out of his rut. He can even pair it with the sweatpants for Zoom meetings. It’s on sale and comes in four different colorways.
If you can’t be with family during the holidays, send them these Twas the Night Before Christmas Mugs with some fancy hot chocolate.
Remember Trivial Pursuit? Buy Trivial Pursuit Game: Classic Edition for your family along with other games and create a family game night every evening for some fun bonding time off screens.
Your fancy friend will appreciate this Diptyque Baies Candle & Carousel Set.
Any family with kids would love this Philips Premium Digital Airfryer with Fat Removal Technology and Recipe Cookbook.
Most of us aren’t flying these days but this AirFly Pro Wireless Transmitter/Receiver is the perfect gift to give with an IOU for a future trip. I used to travel with my old corded earbuds to watch tv on a plane or on the treadmill at the gym and this solves that problem so now I can fly with just my AirPods. If you’re AirPods always fall out of your ears, you might to buy yourself an 18K Gold-Plated Rope AirPod Chain.
If you plan to send flowers this holiday, drop this Mochaware Pitcher off to your florist to create a beautiful arrangement with something for the recipient to keep long after the flowers have died.
teach kids to support the post office with this cute Mail Call Playset.
My friend Eva Chen has a new book out this holiday season, Roxy the Last Unisaurus Rex. It follows Roxy, a unicorn dinosaur, “in all her sassy, steak-loving, glittery glory as she learns about the importance of staying true to yourself, celebrating your differences, and finding friends who love you for who you are.” Sounds like a perfect message for kids these days.