The holidays are right around the corner, and now is the perfect time to start holiday shopping. We found some special items for everyone on your holiday list! Check out our favorites in the Holiday Gift Guide below:
Luseta Beauty 90s-Inspired Ultimate Bonding Gift Set
Perfectly packaged for the holidays, Luseta Beauty has created this cute gift set to provide superior protection and deep conditioning for overly processed and damaged hair. This collection helps to build bonds within each strand of hair, strengthening the entire structure as a whole while improving the appearance of hair texture and shine. The Ultimate Bonding Gift Set features shampoo, conditioner, restoring leave-in cream, and a reusable shower cap. $59.99
Apotheke candles x World’s Best Bars
FOR THE WELLNESS GURU:
Who doesn’t want better sleep? Give the gift of a good night’s rest with a celeb- favorite, sleek bedside sleep assistant designed to help users fall asleep, stay asleep and wake up more easily. Wake up feeling well-rested! $129.99
Flowtime is changing the meditation game. This lightweight and portable biosensing headband tracks brainwaves and heart rate in real-time by EEG technology for a deeper understanding of the mind during meditation and improves stress resilience- which you can track data in the easy-to-use app. The app provides guided and unguided meditations for all levels, and also works with meditation apps like Calm and Headspace. $198.00
BlendJet 2 is the perfect holiday season gift for friends and family! The stylish, portable blender makes whipping up healthy and delicious smoothies, shakes, sips, and more as easy as pushing a button. The BlendJet 2 comes in a variety of colors, so you can find one for everyone on your shopping list. $49.95/standard color or $59.95/new patterns.
This sleek, stylish diffuser will transform any mood and purify the air at home or on the go. The perfect gift USB-powered with a 1.7oz tank capacity.
FOR SUSTAINABILITY LOVERS:
TRAVEL KIT from ShoreBags
This eco-friendly travel kit is made from 100% heavy-duty cotton canvas and big enough to bring along the essentials and the wide opening gives easy access. The interior is fully lined, with an inside slip pocket. Add personalization for a great gift! The company is 100% minority women-owned and provides opportunities for women in impoverished communities.$50.
Thrive Holiday Kits
These best-selling, fan-favorite holiday sets are back and better than ever with chic revamped sustainable packaging made from plants, recycled plastic, and/or glass aiming for a regenerative footprint. Thrive Natural Care is effective, plant-based skincare for everybody. Thrive’s products are cruelty-free, vegan-safe, PABA-free, GMO-free, and paraben-free. The unisex Thrive VIP Kit ($54.99) features the Energy Scrub, Face Balm, Face Wash, and Shaving Oil, while the Thrive Deep Clean Kit will help clean, restore, and protect your skin with a full-size Energy Scrub, Face Wash, and Face Balm. $39.95 at ThriveCare.co and Amazon.com
FOR THE COCKTAIL CONNOISSEUR:
Death & Co is world-renowned for their cocktails, and now you can learn from the best with everything you need to make and serve impressive drinks at home. Learn how to select ingredients, develop your palate, understand what makes a great cocktail work, mix drinks accurately, create a cocktail menu, and much more.
More than 400 recipes anchor the book, including classics, low-ABV drinks, non-alcoholic cocktails, and hundreds of the signature creations the Death & Co teams in New York, Denver, and Los Angeles have developed over the past seven years. $40
Essential for any home bar, the Aerin Fausto Jigger and Shaker set will elevate your in-home cocktail experience with gold-plated, luxurious bar tools. $125.
From LeBron James and Arnold Schwarzenegger-backed Lobos 1707 Tequila comes the Extra Añejo, so smooth and refined it will be savored neat or on the rocks. This masterfully crafted tequila is aged for three years in American white oak and finished in the historic Pedro Ximénez (PX) wine barrels using the solera system method for a lasting flavor experience, as well as utilize 100% blue weber agave from the Los Altos de Jalisco region of Mexico and the mezcal derives from 100% Espadin agave in Oaxaca. $149.99
Glenmorangie A Tale of Winter
What could be more festive than A Tale of Winter bottle from Glenmorangie. Launching November 15th, this liquid is swirling with wintry aromas and bright, vivid flavors of cinnamon, cocoa, Brazil-nut toffee, making it the perfect holiday gift and a great addition to any back bar.
This Italian bitter herbal liqueur was first created in 1885 in Bologna, Italy and the secret recipe has remained unchanged since. Traditionally served as a digestif, bartenders worldwide have used it in crafting modern cocktails and adding a flavorful twist to classic drinks. With notes of citrus, herbaceous marjoram, and thyme, this is perfect on any home back bar. $38.
To add to your ever-growing Amaro collection, check out the award-winning Amaro Averna. A classic, Italian Amaro born in Caltanissetta, Sicily with an approachable, versatile Mediterranean profile. Savor notes of dark chocolate, citrus and herbal notes followed by a slightly bitter twist. The recipe has remained the same since 1868. $33 on Reservebar, along with optional gift wrapping.
FOR WINE LOVERS:
2018 Lassègue Saint-Émilion Grand Cru
Located on the Côte de Saint Émilion, the seventh-generation run 18th-century chateau founded in 1738 is especially proud of the 2018 special vintage, made up of 62% merlot, 35% Cabernet Franc and 3% Cabernet Souvignon. With a deep and intense color, the nose gives way to hints of violet and cassis. On the palate, lovely tones of red and black fruit with perfect roundness.
Vigneron Nicolas Seillan says that 2018 is an excellent vintage and that Lassègue is showing especially well thanks to the estate’s grand terroir with its 50+-year-old vines. “This is a vintage characterized by its freshness, complexity, and character with excellent potential for aging”.$60
FOR THE WORLD TRAVELER:
If your favorite jet-setting friend hasn’t been able to travel much this year, send a specially curated gift basket with hand-selected Sicilian food items chosen by Alimentari Flâneur’s founder Daniel Emilio Soares. Alimentari Flaneur traces its roots back to the moment his grandfather shared an exotic Italian grape varietal with Anne Bancroft at Balducci’s, and the luxe market is a mix between old-world charm and bustling NYC -city living and has everything you need from seasonal produce grown by quality farmers, delectable olive oils and a curio shop.
FOR THE TEA LOVER:
Tastings Tea is upping your tea game. These certified organic teas not only boast antioxidants for added health benefits but are ethically sourced and sustainably harvested from India with a biodegradable sachet. Available in 3 delicious flavors, Earl Grey, English Breakfast, and Mint Fusion. Pair with Theo chocolate for the ultimate gift. $39.99
If you are looking for the Ladurée for dogs, look no further than Bonne et Filou Dog Macarons. Named after the dogs of King Louis XIV that lived in the lap of luxury, this is for the modern pampered pooch. These delicious-looking macarons come in Vanilla, Lavender, Rose, Strawberry, Mint, and Collagen flavors, and are made with 100% natural ingredients that are free of artificial colors and preservatives, corn-free, wheat-free, and locally sourced. $21.59+
Give the gift of health and wellness with The Good Patch. A chic collection of wearable wellness patches that offer solutions with added functional benefits, including B12 Awake (your morning coffee substitute or a mid-day boost), Dream (for the quality shut-eye you’ve been craving), Rescue (for bouncing back after a night out), and Relax (for unwinding after a hectic day). Plant-based, 3rd party tested for purity and works steadily over an 8-12 hour period.
Icelandic chocolate company Omnom has a special Winter Collection inspired by Iceland’s festive winter traditions and wrapped up in a gorgeous black and gold gift box, perfect for a holiday gift or stocking stuffer. The three limited-edition flavors include Spiced White + Caramel, Milk + Cookies, and Dark Nibs + Rasberry. $24.99
Get in the holiday spirit with MasqueBAR‘s new Pretty Animalz Fantasy sheet masks in whimsical character prints like a Reindeer, Snowman, Elf, Gingerbread Man, Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus, and more – available individually or as a set of six. A perfect stocking stuffer to calm, hydrate, purify and nourish skin with soothing properties and enriched extracts.
For those wanting to start the new year on a healthier note or enjoy those decadent holiday dishes, the Arrae Bloat + Calm pills will help target every possible cause for bloating, for quick relief. Made from herbs and a fruit-based digestive enzyme with ingredients that are sourced from the most potent part of every plant. $48.
Marianella Exfoliating Pumpkin Seed Clay Mask
Support small businesses with this Mother and Son company based out of Brooklyn, New York with the decadent pumpkin seed clay mask. Not only does this smell amazing, but the mask detoxifies, replenishes, and gently removes dead skin, leaving you with a soft glow. Made in small batches in the USA without animal testing or any harsh chemicals. $36.