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48 Lavish Gifts That Are Totally Worth Their Price Tag

Luxury items that they will actually use and love, including a Barefoot Dreams blanket, a wine preservation system, a digital frame, and more.

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1. A Fellow Stagg electric pour-over kettle capable of giving minimalists (and nonminimalists alike) heart eyes because it is not only super chic, but it also will help craft the perfect cup of pour-over coffee or tea with its variable temperature control and precision heating.

The black matte kettle with matching base

2. A FP Movement printed fleece jacket in a beautiful ombre color that will keep them cozy and stylish as the temperature drops. Reviewers love this jacket so much that many return to grab another pattern, which is a true sign that it's worth it. 

model wearing the green and purple ombre fleece jacket
model showing the back of the fleece jacket
Free People

Promising review: "I got this jacket not expecting myself to wear it so often because it was very colorful. However, it is my absolute favorite thing to wear when it’s chilly. It’s so cute and such a statement piece. Definitely would recommend to anyone looking for something fun and cozy!" —maszczakh

Shipping info: Expedited 1–2-day shipping options are available at additional cost.

Get it from Free People for $168 (available in women's sizes XS—XL and in 13 prints). 

3. A Barefoot Dreams throw blanket with a cult following that includes Chrissy Teigen and the Kardashians. Whoever you gift this to will feel like royalty when they snuggle up under this ultra-soft and cozy blanket and catch up on the latest season of The Crown.

The fuzzy blanket in cream with a dark stone leopard print

4. A Bright Cellars wine subscription that will send the recipient a selection of wine tailored to their specific tastes. Once they receive the gift, they'll be able to take a fun quiz that will match them with wines they'll love that will show up right at their door. It will be the gift that keeps on giving throughout the new year. 

six bottles of wine in front of a box
Bright Cellars

Shipping info: You can select which day the email arrives to the recipients inbox when checking out. Bright Cellars ships to 45 states, so check to make sure it can be shipped to the recipient's state before adding it to your cart. 

Get a one-month gift subscription of six bottles from Bright Cellars for $75 (also available in 2-, 3-, 5-, and 10-month subscriptions). 

5. A Wisdom Panel dog DNA kit because it may seem frivolous, but it's actually super insightful and useful for them to find out exactly what their little mutt is a mix of. Plus, when they get asked 12 times at the dog park, they'll actually be able to give a straight answer.

6. A smart wallet with a quick card access mechanism, RFID blocking, and a tracker to keep the valuables they take with them safe and protected, even if they accidentally leave their wallet in an Uber...again.

The rectangle-shaped wallet in light brown leather in a model's hand with cards coming out of the top and the card-shaped tracker in the other hand

7. Bala Bangles ankle weights for your workout-loving friend who wants to give their workout some ~weight~. These'll help them increase their resistance while staying comfortable and looking so good while doing it. This may be a nice gift that's been on their wish list for a while now, and they'll totally appreciate the thoughtfulness when they head out on their morning walk.

model wearing the beige ankle weights
the weights in green
Amazon

Promising review: "These work great and easy to use. I love that they aren’t bulky like the previous ones I had. A lot of ankle weights slide and would hit my ankle bone, but I can wear these ones while barefoot for barre and position them high enough and they stay out without me having to constantly adjust them. They were a bit on the pricier end, but it was worth it.." —NCgirl9

Shipping info: Available on Amazon Prime with two-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

Get a set of two from Amazon for $55+ (available in two weights and eight colors).

8. A Slip silk pillowcase here to make sleep feel even more like a ~dream~, especially when they wake up without sleep lines or bedhead. (Not to mention their skin looking great too!)

Model hugging a pillow with the silk pillowcase on it in black

9. A pair of Ugg Classic Ultra Mini Boots TikTok caused to sell out last year, and I won't be surprised if it happened again this year. Your uberstylish friend will so appreciate this gift of chic (and warm) shoes.

Reviewer in black soft ankle booties
Reviewer in camel color of booties

See it in action on TikTok here

Promising review: "Love, love, love this boot. So comfy. Like kisses on my feet. And the low cut I can wear with my skinny jeans without having to tuck them in." —Janine Thomas

Shipping info: Available on Amazon Prime with two-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

Get it from Amazon for $139.95 (available in women's sizes 5–12 and 18 colors). 

10. A pair of Sony overhead headphones that left reviewers raving that these are some of the best headphones they've ever used. The 30-hour battery life, quick charging, touch sensors controls, speak-to-chat technology, and more features take these the extra mile and make them one stellar gift.

11. A breathtakingly beautiful cashmere coat so timeless they'll wear it all winter long (and next winter, and the winter after that) because it will keep them stylish and warm.

Model wearing the below knee-length coat with tie waist in beige

12. A smart-toaster that'll make them feel like they're living in the year 3000. Sure, they might not be living underwater, but they will have more than 60 settings on the touchscreen to choose from to toast their bread, English muffins, Pop-Tarts and more to the exact level they desire.

gif of the writer touching toast levels 1 through 7
top front view of the same toaster's high-tech screen showing toasting level of bread and two toasted pieces of bread inside the slots
Rachel Dube / BuzzFeed, www.amazon.com

There's also a countdown clock that will alert you when your toast is almost ready! I actually got to try this toaster and shared it with my parents who were in desperate need for a new toaster. Every time I'm at their house, I end up using it because it's so great. The touchscreen is super easy to use. You select what color brown you want you toast, and in no time, it's ready to go. I love how their are so many different options because all breads do not toast equally!!

BuzzFeed writer Rachel Dube also owns this gadget and says: "What's not to *love* about a functional appliance? It's meant to perfectly heat each individual item, thanks to the fact that it adjusts to their shape. When I used to use my old toaster, I would have to play around with the temperature *and* keep an eye on it the entire time. This lets me just walk away and will pop out the food when it's done the way I selected on the screen." Read her full review of the Revolution Cooking Smart-Toaster here.

Promising review: "Of course, TikTok made me buy it! LOL! But seriously, it looks great in my newly remodeled kitchen and really cooks/toasts/warms up my breads, waffles, and bagels perfectly and evenly! I've had some really cheap toasters in my time and have always been disappointed with the uneven toasting because one of the elements within the toaster burnt out, etc. This toaster is super smart, and you can clearly see when your food is about to be done. There's three settings (warm, fresh, frozen) options for toasting so you're food is always cooked to perfection! The animated circle around on display when cooking lets you know know how far along your food is to being done. An audible sound plays when it's done so you don't have to keep watching it. When you're not using the toaster, the time displays. Where I have it in my kitchen, it's nice to have the time on that side of the room without having to turn around and look at my oven. The aesthetics are very nice and complimentary since all my appliances are stainless steel. It gives my kitchen this extra zhoosh up the place! I've been using it now for several months and have no complaints!" —ADR

Shipping info: Available on Amazon Prime with two-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

Get it from Amazon for $349.

13. A Dagne Dover duffel bag made out of neoprene and mesh for a super soft bag they'll be able to fit SO much stuff in that they'll never travel without it again.

14. A Bearaby knitted velvet weighted blanket constructed from upcycled eco-velvet, so it's a more sustainable way to help the recipient feel less anxious and get deeper sleep. Plus, it will look so beautiful on their bed or couch when not in use.

the velvet napper in light pink

15. A pasta-shaped necklace sure to illicit an "OH MY GOD" when the recipient opens the gift and sees their favorite noodle immortalized forever. It'll be the perfect gift they'll wear for years and don't even have to know you spent a pretty ~penne~ on it. 

the gold and silver pasta-shaped necklaces
Uncommon Goods

Shipping info: Most orders ship within 2–5 business days. Express 1–2-day shipping options are available for an additional cost. 

Get it from Uncommon Goods for $85+ (available in seven pasta styles and either sterling silver or 14-karat gold vermeil). 

16. A Shark air purifier actually designed with a Clean Sense IQ that auto-adjusts the power to keep the air clean and pure, so if they accidentally burn dinner, it will work more to clear the air of smoke as soon as possible. Plus, it works in rooms up to 1,200 square feet, has six high-speed fans, and is super quiet.

17. A Sunday Riley breakout set filled with cult-favorite products made to target blemishes and blackheads that will make the giftee say "OHHHH" when they open and then again when they use all these luxe products.

The five bottles of skincare products included in the set

18. An acrylic Squatty Potty anyone ~clearly~ needs, because it not only works just as well as the regular version, but it also will actually be a beautiful addition to whatever bathroom it's in.

The clear step stool with a rounded side against a toilet

19. A Cuisinart compact bread maker great for anyone who's been perfecting their sourdough recipe. With this sleek machine, they'll be able to easily make bread by just selecting what kind they want to make, putting the dough in, and walking away.

20. An adjustable standing desk for the person on your list who has fully embraced the WFH life. This baby is well worth it. Not only can they customize the height (and move it up and down during the day as they please), but it can hold up to 275 pounds, is water and scratch-resistant, and has an included cable tray to keep your desk free and clear of cords.

the bamboo desk top with white legs

21. A diamond necklace guaranteed to get an "OMG, really?!?" out of the recipient as it's a simple yet beautiful necklace they can actually wear every day without worrying about it clashing with their outfits.

Small round diamond on a gold chain around a model's neck

22. A Courant catchall with a built-in charger to streamline the look of a side table and give them a place to hold trinkets *and* charge their phone at the same time. It will add a sophisticated and fancy feel to their living room. Oh, and you can make it an extra special gift by adding a monogram.

photo of the catch all sitting on a living room end table with a phone charging and random items in the catch all tray

23. A Lululemon scuba half-zip hoodie made with a naturally breathable cotton-blend fleece fabric to keep them warm without overheating. If this TikTok-fave sweatshirt has been on their wishlist for awhile now, scoop up their fave color ASAP before it sells out...again.

model wearing the sweatshirt in purple
Lululemon

Promising review: "TikTok wasn't joking when they were hyping this up. I've wanted a scuba for years, and a cropped version PLUS a half zip was too good to pass up. I am so excited to wear this! It's so soft, cute, and baggy, which I am a fan of. I love me a comfy hoodie in the cold winter months. So excited to put this to use!" —macefaceee

Shipping info: Shipping is free on all orders and takes two to six business days. Expedited 2–3-day shipping options are available at additional cost.

Get it from Lululemon for $118 (available in sizes XS–XXL and in nine colors). 

24. An Ember temperature control ceramic mug that'll keep their coffee (or tea) warm for hours so they don't take a sip of a cold beverage when they get distracted and forget about the cup they made. It's the little things in life that make it more luxurious.

Model holding the gold mug

25. A Madewell large leather transport tote perfect for everyday use because the simple style holds a lot while still looking professional.

26. Bartesian cocktail machine ideal for anyone who loves a good craft cocktail but doesn't want to have all the ingredients at all times for them. This machine will make their favorite cocktail — from a whiskey sour to a cosmopolitan — in seconds with only a push of a button. Happy hour at home just became happier hour.

The Bartesian pouring a margarita in a low ball glass.
A margarita with a lime wedge, straight out of the Bartesian.
Hannah Loewentheil / BuzzFeed

After you fill up the machine with alcohol (which is not included), all you have to do is insert a cocktail capsule, choose your preferred strength, and press mix. Plus, it automatically cleans itself after each cocktail and has dishwasher-safe parts for easy care.

Promising reviews: "My entire family and I are extremely satisfied with the Bartesian cocktail machine. I bought this late November but could not provide a review as this was a family Christmas gift. When it was finally unwrapped and opened up, everyone was surprised, excited, and wanted a drink. With six adults in the family, we all had our favorite. I bought six different cocktail mixes (cosmopolitan, whisky sour, sex on the beach, rum breeze, uptown rocks, and Long Island iced tea). We tried them all, and every cocktail turned out fantastic!! I would recommend this machine to anyone who enjoys quality cocktails." —Doug

Shipping info: Available on Amazon Prime with 2-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

Get it from Amazon for $359.99.

And read one BuzzFeed writer's full Bartesian cocktail maker review here.

27. A heavyweight overshirt so versatile, it can be worn as a shirt, light jacket, or even an extra layer under a winter coat while still making them feel so chic.

Model wearing the button-down shirt with buttoned pockets on each side in dark grey

28. A Coravin wine preservation system designed to make any wine lover say, "sip, sip, hooray" because, with this device, they'll be able to drink their favorite wine without feeling obligated to finish the bottle in one sitting. The system goes through the cork (without removing it) to pour a 5-ounce glass while keeping the rest of the bottle fresh.

system attached to a wine bottle, showing how it pours a glass of wine

29. A magic link leash any pet parent would love because it's made to fit their lifestyle. It can be worn as belt, crossbody, or around the wrist, meaning they'll have a hands-free way to keep their dog safe. Plus, they can slip it on their dog as a collar or attach it to a separate harness.

30. A Dyson Supersonic hair dryer (with high-velocity airflow to dry hair faster and prevent heat damage) so they can have luscious locks all the time.

31. The Cozee, a battery-powered heated blanket they can take with them anywhere from camping to soccer games (game changer) to stay toasty warm — no cords required.

Model wrapped in the blue blanket with a quilted pattern in it