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Chelsea boots that also would have been dubbed ~ringarde~ had they starred in Emily in Paris. Yes, they’re very basic — but in the best way possible. Presenting their new wear-everyday shoe.
A knee-length sweater coat they’ll start to drape on over every single outfit…every single day. Not only will this keep them warm, but it can truly make a plain white tee and black leggings look chic.
An extra cozy bralette or undies crafted with premium MicroModal fabric, which is actually three times softer than cotton. Brace your cheeks for comfort *plus* refresh your intimates drawer with basic colors and glow-in-the dark prints alike.
A velvet dress so luxe, it’ll look like you just spent the entirety of several paychecks on this one designer item; but surprise! You didn’t. This gorgeous number is surprisingly way more affordable than they’ll assume.
A two-piece loungewear set to take care of those annoying ~but what will I wear this weekend~ internal debates. This is the perfect Saturday attire! Saturday in this context = a day-long date with Netflix.
A pair of blue-light glasses so they can accessorize *and* block the pesky blue light seeping in from their monitor (blue light = the potential culprit behind your mid-afternoon headaches made worse by nonstop Excel sheets and “per my last email” responses).
A pair of Madewell curvy jeans specifically designed for hourglass figures sick and tired of having to wear a belt. Each pair is thoughtfully crafted with a longer rise, slightly more narrow waist, and a hint of extra room at the hip and thighs to highlight your assets — no more gaping waistbands or having to go up a size to get the perfect fit for your legs and booty.
An oversized sherpa coat so soft, they’ll basically feel as if they’re wearing a combination of their favorite blanket and most cuddly teddy bear.
Midi hoops crafted with gold vermeil (sterling silver layered with18-karat gold) that comes with a two-year warranty. Folks, say hello to the *only* accessory they’ll want on their earlobes ever again.
Thigh high boots that are the perfect compromise: they look ultra dressy but manage to be unbelievably comfortable, ergo they can look chic *and* put-together without having to wobble around on stilts.
A slightly off-shoulder top for the person who aspires to wear more color but alas, likely never will. Say bonjour to your newest favorite go-to in all the land.
A gift card to Rent the Runway, a subscription-based service that delivers designer pieces to their doorstep. Each membership includes dry cleaning and two-day shipping and returns, which means they won’t have to shop or do laundry all 👏 month 👏 long 👏. And the best part? Gift cards can be emailed digitally. Last minute prezzies are a headache no longer.
Adidas lace-up sneakers dubbed the ~Cloudfoam Pure~ because of how downright comfortable they are. Not only do these look fantastic (man I love athleisure), but they genuinely feel like walking on a cloud.
Crew socks that are like a warm hug for their feet, because who says toes don’t deserve a good snuggle? Plus, these will do a good job at keeping their hooves feeling warm without making ’em sweaty…which is no small feat.
A pair of innovative leggings designed with a skirt, that way they’ll look as if they coordinated an outfit and intended to look fancy-ish; In reality, all they’ll have done is shimmied into a pair of leggings.
A cult-favorite Orolay parka to help them thrive through even the most frigid of winters; this is designed with a cozy sherpa-lined hoodie, deep pockets to keep their hands nice and toasty, and the perfect midi length to make sure their ~assets~ are covered.
A button cuff turtleneck sweater perfect for layering under blazers and cardigans (hello cold weather, how quickly you’ve returned), but it can just as easily be worn on its lonesome.
Seamed ponte knit leggings to end their quest for the perfect leggings. This is it, kiddos. These are designed with two functioning back pockets, they’re super high-rise (no underwear appearances), plus they’re available in short, regular, and long lengths.
A knit sweater dress meant for great things. And when I say “meant for great things,” I mean this will officially become their new go-to article of clothing when they don’t know what else to wear during the holiday season (even if celebrations are taking place via Zoom this year).
High-waisted leggings, aka the bread and butter of any WFH wardrobe. These provide awesome compression, come in a variety of fab solids and prints, *plus* have over 7,000 positive reviews.
Form-fitting running shoes with a sock-like feel and slip-on construction perfect for when they’re in a rush and on the ~run~. A bead-filled midsole provides a ton of cushioning and support.
A silky slip skirt available in a ton of different colors ranging from lime green to lipstick red. Should you ditch all of these available hues in favor of purchasing *yet another* piece of black clothing for them? Probably.
High-rise skinny jeans — aka perfection in denim form. These babies have a high elasticity rate for ultimate stretch, but still manage to look and feel like an authentic hunk of denim. None of that jeggings nonsense.
Over-the-knee tights designed to be the perfect stocking (😉) stuffer. The lace crown detailing gives ’em a little extra something, but the all-black hue means they can wear these beauties with pretty much anything.
…or a pair of tights crafted with subtle shimmer. Silver flecks make these feel a lot more festive while quality fabric makes for a comfy and stretchy layer.
A button-down blouse really evoking notes of champagne and decadent truffles aka this baby is LUXE. Versatility, lovely stretch satin, and a timeless design make this a worthy splurge.
Vegan suede pointed loafers that exude major “I cost $150+” vibes, but alas — they do not. These versatile shoes actually cost $27 and are the blazer equivalent of footwear.
A velvet jacket so chic that I feel truly speechless. Where words fail, I’ll let an emoji do the talking: 😍.
A lightweight jumpsuit about to become the pride of their closet. They’ll need good luck explaining to the rest of your wardrobe why you favor this piece so much. “It’s just so versatile…” —them.
A leather Fossil cross-body handbag guaranteed to be the *only* purse they tote around from here on out. From the detachable chain strap to the gorgeous deep red color, their eyes will involuntarily tear up as they rip open the gift wrapping on this.
Splurge-worthy perforated sneakers made from quality Italian leather. Can’t get them to Florence anytime soon? Eh, have them slip these gorgeous things on and take ’em for a walk around the apartment instead. It’s almost the same thing.
A cashmere blend two-tone sweater for a luxe, splurge-worthy gift that will truly pay for itself in the long run. Between the funnel neck top and chic stripes, this is all but *destined* to become part of their daily uniform.
Matching sports bras and high-rise leggings available in 16 gorgeous colors and fits. For anyone who lives and breathes athleisure, I’m pretty sure the below outfits are definitive proof that soulmates exist.
A Herschel waist purse here to give fanny packs the respect they deserve. Sure, they may laugh when they open the package, but let me make one thing perfectly clear: They will love this. They will use it all the time. It stores everything they need with no aching shoulders required.
A pocket cardigan one can throw over any old top (cc: the old high school gym shirt they sleep in five nights a week) and voila! They’re now chic enough for a supporting character role in The Devil Wears Prada.
Cherry red leather combat boots capable of making them feel like a total guitar-playing, rule-breaking rock and roll star every time they slip ’em on. Aesthetics aside, these quality shoes genuinely last forever and have a side zipper for easy access.
A Baggu reusable tote available in several colors and designs; think striped and metallic to prints featuring dogs and grazing cows (the latter of which I am particularly fond of). These are durable, fold up into a tiny square, and will be ~toted~ around with every grocery trip they take.
A sweater dress that is, and I cannot stress this enough, the only dress I want to wear this winter. That cozy fabric! That twist back! Excuse me whilst I drool.
An expandable smart bracelet for a gift that is both stylish *and* functional. There’s a nifty button on the inside of the charm that, when pressed twice, alerts up to five contacts about their current whereabouts (exact location included) to indicate they need help.
A band dress that truly ~rocks~ when it comes to A: getting ready in under .5 seconds flat and B: still looking ultra chic. This has all the comfort of an oversized tee and all the style of a thrift store find.
An iconic Lilly Pulitzer tote they’ll probably use again and again (and again and again). This accessory is room enough to house all of their essentials, but when not in use? It can pack into a neat, tiny little square which means storage will never be an issue.
Acrylic gold flake clips truly worthy of a Shakespearean novel because I, for one, now officially believe in love at first sight. I never thought I’d have such strong feelings about a clip but here we are!
A cozy tailored hoodie available in solid colors *and* a fun tie-dye hue — each piece is hand-dyed and looks totally different from the others, which makes this a perfectly unique gift.
A V-neck trimmed cami guaranteed to become their new IT. And by IT, I mean this is their new official go-to top — the kind of gorgeous thing that pulls through when they have five minutes to get ready and no patience to dig through their wardrobe.
A pair of 100% opaque tights for the fashionista who insists on wearing a mini dress despite the fact that it is friggin’ frigid outside. These babies are lined with ultra warm fleece and won’t clash with any Insta-worthy outfits.
A reversible fuzzy scarf because — *checks the Weather app* — it’s turning into the season of having to heat up your car. This is made from an ultra soft material that looks great, feels great, and will actually help keep them warm.
A pair of leather gloves sure to be passed down for generations to come (provided the recipient doesn’t loose one). These buttery soft gloves have a classic design that will never clash with an outfit or go out of style.
Sherpa-lined sweats to make their legs feel as if they’re being enveloped by a large, fluffy bathrobe. If they’re dreading the winter and are perpetually cold (#me), then these babies should already be in their wardrobe.
A drape-y trench coat crafted with 100% upcyled polyester for a sustainable piece that will never go out of style. Throw in some hidden pockets and a deliciously luxurious fabric? You’ve got yourself the perfect gift (for both yourself and others).
A pajama set here to nudge their high school gym shorts and old soccer team T-shirt into retirement. They hated soccer. They sat on the bench. Sweaty sleepers, this cool-to-the-touch bamboo fabric is *especially* divine for you.
A Lively “busty” bralette sung about on an eighth-grade class trip to Rome — in other words, it’s what dreams are made of. This provides comfort, support, and is available in a ton of colors and designs.
A Fossil RFID-blocking clutch wallet made from a durable, quality letter that can withstand poor handling (*thinks back to all the times I literally threw my wallet across the room*). It’s also super spacious thanks to 13 card slots, a back pocket, and four bill compartments.
Lightweight hoop earrings available in yellow, white, and rose gold as well as in three sizes. Reviewers swear these versatile bebe’s look like they could easily cost five times the price — thankfully, they do not. “Oh, you shouldn’t have spent so much!” “Haha, I totally didn’t!”
A belt buckle fedora hat because “I didn’t feel like washing my hair” days are inevitable and their heart can’t live on dry shampoo alone.
A lace peplum top here to — and I cannot believe I’m about to say this — make them…want to not wear sweats for the day?! This hunk of lace is so gorgeous, they may even start dressing up for Zoom meetings.
A bat-wing sweater complete with an asymmetrical hem they’ll want to pair with leggings, combat boots, and a trendy fedora for a look that says “Why yes, this is something you have saved to a Pinterest board.”
A nightgown for the friend who wants to go pants-less, but doesn’t want to make their five roommates uncomfortable. Here I am, presenting you with the perfect solution. You’re welcome.
A foldover leather tote because it’s about time they retire that $12 purse they purchased in college and somehow still wear. There are lipstick stains in the inner pocket. The strap is starting to unravel at the seams. It had a good run, but it’s time to move on.
An off-the-shoulder knit top from the Culpos x INC collection. This super cozy top can be fancied up *or* dressed down with a pair of coordinating sweats — how they want to wear it is up to them.
A Levi’s motorcycle jacket available in 22 different colors and finishes, from charcoal suede to green croc-inspired faux leather. Rest assured that you can’t go wrong with any of the available options. They’re all fantastic.
A square-neck cotton jumpsuit for anyone who detests having to scrounge up a matching top and bottom, plus wants to look peak Instagram-worthy in their loungewear. “Why yes, I did try this morning” —them to their reflection while wearing this.
Lightweight drawstring joggers for a definitive upgrade to the fleece rubber duckie pajamas they’ve been wearing for the past century. These pocketed pants feel supremely comfy, but still look put-together enough for errands.
A puffer jacket crafted from a water-repellent, wind-resistant Japanese ripstop fabric and 100% responsibly sourced goose down. This hunk of perfect outerwear will keep them nice and toasty in temps of up to -30 degrees C / -22 degrees F, best described as “I can’t feel my face” weather.
A fantastically chunky ribbed cardigan that I’m going to go ahead and assume has some sort of relationship with Taylor Swift. I mean, 10/10 this would be the muse behind a hit single.
A hooded faux leather jacket taking a page out of the wisdom that is Ratatouille — except instead of
“everyone can cook,” the new motto will be “everyone needs a faux leather jacket like this one.”
Microsuede ankle booties guaranteed to become part of their daily uniform due to how comfy, versatile, and stylish they are. *screams cha ching when thinking about owning these boots*
A washable silk set probably worn by Blair Waldorf herself. Gifting this means gifting the feeling of padding around a Fifth Avenue penthouse, mimosa in hand and Chuck Bass in mind.
Custom clothing from Bad Batch Apparel, an Etsy shop that specializes in taking concert tees and *poof*. They’re suddenly magical and one-of-a-kind — think tie-dye and mesh detailing.
A chunky knit sweater best described by one word: cozy. This is the perfect thing for them to throw on before snuggling up on the couch, book in one hand and a hot cup of coffee in the other.
Ankle booties that should really start negotiating for PTO now considering they’ll likely wear them every darn day. These babies are destined to become the ~little black dress~ of their shoe collection.
A two-piece lounge set to add a little ROY G BIV to their wardrobe. This lightweight sweater and shorts combo will have ’em feeling trendier than thou in no time! *becomes a TikTok celebrity overnight*
A rectangle pendant necklace you can completely personalize for a thoughtful gift that they’ll cherish forever. This hunk of hand-stamped beauty can hold three lines of text (up to six characters per line), be filled with gold, rose gold, or silver, has three length options, and can be finished off with a mirror or matte finish.
A puff-sleeve wrap blouse basically here to take their hand and guide them toward the valley of Instagram fame. If they’re trying to become an overnight fashion blogger, I highly recommend adding this to their wardrobe. It guarantees instant success.
Platform Converse for a fashion-forward twist on their classic Chucks. These are designed with a cushy SmartFOAM lining for maximum comfort, so I impart on you a warning: You may be tempted to keep these bad boys for yourself upon unboxing.
A Staud crop top featuring sheer tulle sleeves, Yin Yang symbols cleverly sprinkled in with polka dots, a tailored bodice, and a 40% off price tag — fashionista friends will truly go ga ga over this.
A fitted turtleneck sweater designed with the phrase ~wardrobe staple~ in mind. They can pair this top with some booties, high-waisted denim, and a red lip for a look that is immediately chic (even though it took all of three seconds).
A knit sweater featuring animal print arms that are just 👏 too 👏 damn 👏 good 👏. Talk about being worthy of a ~spot~ in their wardrobe.
Wool sneakers so incredibly soft and cozy, you’ll feel like you’re walking on the FLUFFIEST cloud imaginable. These shoes also have a padded insole, a super lightweight sole, and the laces? They’re made from 100% recyclable material.
A fuzzy beanie I’d very much like to bury my face into!? These are so delightfully cozy and soft, they’ll make freezing cold weather seem — well — not quite as awful. Perfect for the friend who is constantly cold.
A chain bracelet so timeless-yet-trendy, you really can’t go wrong with it. Rest assured that unwrapping this gorgeous hunk of arm candy is all but guaranteed to make any recipient happy.
A medium-weight, semi-fitted hoodie ideal for that yoga video they have no desire to complete but hey, prove me wrong — cute workout clothes make exercising seem fun. The best part? This is ultra soft, so they’ll be able to immediately collapse onto your couch and watch reality TV in comfort.