They say it’s better to give than to receive, but if you aren’t sure where to even begin with picking out a present for someone, giving might be quite difficult. After all, you want your recipient to love what you give them, but it can be hard when you’re faced with so many options.
Finding the right gift for your acquaintance or loved one doesn’t have to be hard though. Sometimes the best products are right under our noses, and once we find them, the holidays become that much easier.
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Best Slippers: UGG Women's Scuffette Slipper
Slipping into these soft UGG slippers will be one of the greatest feelings in the world for your recipient, especially during the cold mornings that surround the holiday season. Lined with sheepskin on the inside, they’re made with a rubber sole to ensure you won’t go slipping and sliding around the house—leave that to the sleds and skis!
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Best Candle: Diptyque Baies Candle-6.5 oz
A delicious-smelling candle is always a great gift for anyone, no matter how well you know them. This classic one from Diptyque features the scent of a Bulgarian rose bouquet sweetened with black currant leaves. Bonus: the candle comes in an elegant jar that will look great in anyone’s home.
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Best for Vinyl Lovers: Crosley CR8005D-TU Cruiser Deluxe Portable 3-Speed Turntable with Bluetooth
Have a music lover on your list? This portable turntable with a built-in Bluetooth receiver is a great gift idea. You can stream music wirelessly to a full-range speakers and play three speeds of records: 33 ⅓, 45, and 78. It also comes in a variety of different colors including turquoise, pink, and black.
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Best Bathrobe: Del Rossa Men's Fleece Robe, Long Hooded Bathrobe
Another great gift for someone who loves to snuggle up, this men’s fleece robe features a hood to keep their neck and ears warm, along with double belt loops and tie to help secure a perfect fit around the waist. It’s machine washable and super comfy—what more can you ask for?Continue to 5 of 9 below.
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Best for Foodies: Picnic at Ascot Vienna Transforming Bamboo Cheese Board Set
Does your friend or family member love to entertain? This gorgeous and convenient cheese board set is a great gift idea. It transforms from a 9½-inch compact wedge to a multi-level 17-inch diameter cheese board featuring a hidden drawer on the lowest level which stores three stainless steel cheese tools.
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Best for Oenophiles: Kate Spade New York Larabee Dot Stemless Red Wine Glass, Set of 4
Give a festive gift this holiday season with these adorable polka dot wine glasses from Kate Spade. The polka dot pattern makes them feel even more festive, but still appropriate enough for everyday use. Add in a bottle of your favorite red, if you’re feeling especially generous.
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Best for Bakers: Le Creuset Stoneware Pie Pans, 9-Inch
This colorful stoneware pie pan from Le Creuset makes a lovely hostess gift—just bake a pie in it and leave it for the hostess to keep. Or wrap it up for your favorite baker. It can withstand temperatures as low as -65 degrees Fahrenheit up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit. You can also put it in the dishwasher for easy cleanup. And it comes in an array of bright colors.
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Best for Frequent Party Hosts: Kraftware 70442 Americano 5 Qt Ice Bucket
This gorgeous chrome ice bucket makes a classy and elegant gift for your favorite home bartender. It can hold up to five quarts and features two brass side handles for easy pickup and handling.Continue to 9 of 9 below.
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