Here are some of my recommended items this holiday season, some of which I own, others I would love to own. These items range anywhere from $5 to $200, so there is something for everyone. Hopefully you’ll find this list helpful before you head out Christmas shopping.
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Slatskin & Co. Homemade Cookies Candle ~ $19.50 @ Bath & Body Works
love the smell of homemade cookies sitting by the Christmas tree sipping hot cocoa.
Metallic Cable Knit T-Shape Sweater (silver gray) ~ $60 @ Express
love this outfit for a NYE house party.
Philosophy Hope in a Jar (original formula) ~ $38 @ Sephora
a favorite night cream of mine and made Oprah’s Favorite Things in the past.
Ugg Bailey Button Boot (gray/chestnut) ~ $160 @ Victoria’s Secret
I especially love the button on this adorable pair of Uggs and I so badly want these in gray. Hint to my hubby!
Three Tiered Sequin Mini Skirt (silver) ~ $80 @ Express
a pretty skirt for NYE, still wondering if it’s worth the splurge.
Burt’s Bees Lip Shimmer (nutmeg) ~ $5 @ Smallflower
besides Chapsticl , it’s the only thing I wear on my lips and I love the color, nutmeg.
Nars Bronzing Powder (laguna) ~ $33 @ Sephora
if I was stranded somewhere and could only have 1 makeup item with me, it would be the laguna bronzer, it gives me a bronzy look. this is my weekend makup..
Vera Wang Classic Gift Set ~ $80 @ Macy’s
my all time favorite perfume, on my wishlist for a “third” time, I keep running out year after year.
Sequin Open-Stitch Infinity Scarf (gray) ~ $39 @ Express
I’m a sucker for warm and cozy scarfs, especially with sequins.
Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation SPF 15 (natural) ~ $46 @ Nordstrom
this is my favorite foundation that I wear on special occasions only, it blends really well giving me a flawless and natural look.
Cuisinart 14 cup Food Processor ~ $200 @ Crate & Barrel
one of my favorite kitchen gadgets, it’s great for shredding, chopping, pastes, and sauces.
Steve Madden Candence Boots (cognac le) ~ $100 @ Steve Madden
these boots are so hot with dark denim jeans.
Bobbi Brown Protective Face Lotion SPF 15 ~ $48 @ Neiman Marcus
my all time favorite daytime moisturizer, plus it has seaweed, ooooooh.
Criss-Cross Metal Cuff ~ $20 @ Express
this bracelet fits my small wrists perfectly.
Ina Garten’s How Easy Is That ~ $35 @ Sur La Table
I was fortunate to have met Ina Garten in person and I own an autographed copy of her book which I adore. This is a great gift for someone who is an Ina fan.
Cuisinart 7-Speed Hand Mixer (berry blue) ~ $50 @ Sur La Table
love this color, it makes baking so much more fun.
Melie Bianco Ariana Top Handle Messenger Bag (natural) ~ $99 @ Melie Bianco
a designer inspired bag that reminds me of the Mulberry Alexa, which is one of my favorite bags at the moment, see here.
Magic Bullet ~ $50 @ Target
my favorite kitchen gadget that is so handy. It is great for making pastes, purees, and sauces.
Only Gold For Me Top Coat ~ $9.50 @ Sephora
love this top coat nailpolish, especially over black, be a DIVA and try it for NYE.
TELL ME: What are some of your recommended gifts this holiday season?