Impress the Lady in Your Life With the Best Gifts for Her

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If we were all naturally gifted at gifting, there’d be more smiles of satisfaction upon watching your beloved open her gift and less need for that gift receipt. This year, we’ve curated 18 of the most wished-for gifts for women so you can stop playing the guessing game when it comes to presents for your wife, girlfriend, mother, and all the other special ladies in your life.

If Mom loves wine, take care of her wine bill for a couple months. Impress your wife with some of the buzziest beauty products found all over the ‘Gram. Dote on your stylish wife-to-be with personalized jewelry or a trendy teddy jacket. Gift your girlfriend a custom tote or a classic designer piece. Treat your sister or close gal pals to some adult sweets. And that co-worker who’s always saving the day? Thank her with a luxury candle made to be seen on a desk. Add these to your shopping list and no one will be making any returns this year.

Spa Day Package

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Maybe it’s your first holiday together meeting the family or your tenth one dealing with both of your families. Either way, the this season can bring on anxiety and stress. Treat your wife (or both of you) to some post-holiday pampering.

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Firstleaf Wine Club

best gifts for her wine

Not all wine subscription services are created equally. Be the one to introduce her to her new favorite wine with Firstleaf Wine Club. Firstleaf sends bottles based on a taste profile quiz for a perfect pairing with every box (you can learn more about how it works here).

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KNC Beauty All Natural Retinol Eye Mask

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This all-natural retinol and gold-infused eye mask probably appeared on your girl’s Instagram feed — and for good reason. Frequently selling out, these eye masks brighten, smooth, and hydrate for a fresher appearance. Stuff these into her stocking.

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Vinglace Wine Bottle Chiller

best gifts for her vino glass

You can’t always bring a bucket of ice around to keep that rosé or white wine chilled at the perfect drinking temperature. What you can have is this vacuum-insulated bottle chiller that does the trick and looks good while doing it.

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Sugarfina But First Cocktails Candy Bento Box

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If she’s a candy fiend, she’ll love Sugarfina gummies. Made with adult taste buds in mind, these cocktail-inspired candies are the sweetest gift without the hangover.

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Glo Science GlO Brilliant Teeth Whitening Device

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She won’t need to set any timers or bother with messy trays to get pearlier whites. Instead, this hands-free, wearable teeth whitening device shuts off when the treatment is done. Free of parabens and sulfates, Glo Brilliant will brighten her smile in eight minutes.

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Saint Laurent Monogram Leather Card Case

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Is your lady not really the purse-carrying type? Gift her a classic piece like this YSL card case, which is a nice way to carry her own cards. (even if it ends up being stored in your coat pocket while you’re both out).

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Glossier Boy Brow

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The all-in-one eyebrow filler, shaper, and fluffer is the cult brand’s No. 1 best-seller. While making her eyebrows look flawless, Boy Brow also conditions and thickens them. If she doesn’t have this, she definitely wants to try it.

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Slipsilk Pure Silk Pillowcase

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If this miraculous-sounding silk has Lauren Conrad’s stamp of approval, it’s definitely worthy enough for your lady’s head to rest on. The special silk absorbs less face cream and reduces friction on the skin for true beautifying sleep.

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Fujifilm Instax Mini 70

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Unlike instant cameras of the past, the Fujifilm Instax Mini 70 has a selfie mode with a built-in mirror and comes in 10 different colors to match her personality.

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Drybar Buttercup Blow Dryer

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You might not know what Drybar is, but she does. Drybar’s mini hair dryer is made for travelers. Foldable and lightweight, it’s the ultimate hair dryer for the frequent flier.

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Asobu Cold Brew Coffee Maker

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Neither of you has to spend $4 a pop on a carton of cold brew coffee anymore. Make it at home and then take it to go with the same stainless steel container used for brewing. Done and done.

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J.Crew Zip Up Teddy Bear Coat

best gifts for her jacket

This year’s cold-weather season is all about being stylishly cozy. The plush teddy bear coat or jacket is the piece her wardrobe is looking for. It’ll keep her so warm she won’t need to borrow your hoodie, yet will give her that effortlessly chic look whenever she steps out.

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Jo Malone Nectarine and Honey

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Made for wearing solo or layering with others, Jo Malone fragrances are soft, yet noticeable in a subtly lingering kind of way. This well-loved scent will have you thinking thoughts of juicy nectarines and warm honey.

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Bianca Pratt Gold Initial Pendant Necklace

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If there’s one piece of jewelry you should be gifting this year, it’s the trendy gold initial necklace. This letter necklace is handmade with 14k gold and stands out on its own, yet layers beautifully with other pieces.

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Cherry Bombe Cookbook

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A cookbook gorgeous enough to double as a coffee table book? Yes, please. It features over 100 recipes from some of the most badass women in the food scene, including Padma Lakshmi, Joy Wilson, and Chrissy Teigen.

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Diptyque Mini Candle Set

best gifts for her diptyque

This is arguably the most Instagrammed candle ou there. Diptyque’s mini French candles have a 12-hour burn time and, best of all, they turn into the poshest little containers for her desk or makeup counter after they’ve been used.

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Personalized Canvas Tote bag

best gifts for her tote bag

This custom canvas tote is not your standard NYC tote bag, but that doesn’t make it any less street chic. Personalize it with a cute nickname or even a funny inside joke, which makes it that much cooler and unique.

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