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42 Gifts To Give This Holiday If You *Still* Don't Even Know Where To Start

Gifting doesn't have to be daunting. Here are some fab options to get you started.

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1. An automatic pan stirrer so they don't have to sit there constantly stirring their homemade vodka sauce and tiring out their arm.

2. An electric wine opener since no one should fuss over trying to get that pesky cork out of their wine and have the tragedy of the cork snapping in half (been there, done that.)

Electric wine opener

3. A Ouai eau de parfum in the Rue St. Honoré scent, which features floral notes of violet, gardenia, and a hint of musk. This particular scent is inspired by the brand's favorite street in Paris so this is a must-buy for any travelers with wanderlust on your list.

bottle of perfume

4. A set of matte hair clips so their hair accessory game can be ~elevated~ from those boring, old, stretched out scrunchies and hair ties.

a reviewer with their hair in a big blue clip
four big hair clips in green, blue, pink, and black

BuzzFeed editor Ciera Velarde has these and loves 'em! She said:

"I've owned this set for about a year and I am reaching for them constantly! I used to be someone who would tie my hair up in a messy bun whenever I'm doing things around the house, but I noticed how that would really start damaging my hair after a while. Instead, I just clip my hair back with one of these, and my long, thick hair stays in place without the claw jamming into my head. I have some other clips lying around that I should probably get rid of because I only ever exclusively use these!"

Promising review: "I will admit I bought these from seeing them on TikTok and I needed new clips for my thick hair. I am not disappointed and beyond glad I got them. The colors are gorgeous and they stay put without hurting my head. I'm very impressed." —Jessica

Shipping Info: Available on Amazon Prime with 1-day shipping, non-Prime shipping options will still arrive by Christmas (see Amazon's full shipping information here).

Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in 14 sets).

5. A marble pattern coaster set for keeping their wine and other drink glasses table-friendly (no stains = no problems).

Marble pattern coaster set

6. A pair of tech gloves because no one wants to have to take their gloves off just to answer a text or phone call. With these, they don't have to.

Promising review: "These are simply the best gloves I have ever owned. I love them and use them everyday! They’re keeping my hands warm this winter season! ❄️ I’ve typically bought cheap gloves for $5 or gloves from Uniqlo for $10. These cost a little more than both of those options but are fully worth it! Just the waterproof feature of the gloves is already value enough. Cotton gloves like the ones I typically buy soak up water in snow and rain. These kept my hands dry AND warm and it’s a world of difference!! I also love the design of these. The two colored division is a cute look and the gloves are still slim enough that it’s not cumbersome. The gloves are still flexible where you have full mobility of your fingers." —B.

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

Get them from Amazon for $16.98 (available in women's sizes M–XL and men's sizes S–XXL).

7. An urban map glass featuring an intricate city map of choice created by Boston-based designer Brian Johnson. Pair these with a bottle of liquor for a classy gift.

Urban Map Glasses

8. A decadent (and totally adorable) set of chocolate-dipped strawberries that look like Santa's fave helper — Rudolph. When in doubt, opting for a festive foodie gift is a smart choice.

santa's reindeer chocolate dipped strawberries on a plate
Shari's Berries

Promising review: "These were huge strawberries and so sweet. The decorations were adorable! Highly recommend!" —lisa p.

Shipping Info: Same-day delivery is available

Get a half dozen from Shari's Berries for $44.99 (also available in a full dozen and two dozen amounts).

9. Sperry duck boots so they can tackle any weather on any given day. These are great for snow and rain and are anything but clunky. Adorbs! 

model wearing saltwater duck boots in light blue color
saltwater nylon duck boots in green color
@sperry / Via, Sperry

These are made from recycled materials and work for both wet and dry traction.

I have these boots and I absolutely adore them. They're great for rainy or snowy days when I have to walk my pup. They keep my feet warm ~and~ dry, which is an absolute must when it comes to tackling the outdoor elements. They also are super cute compared to other rain boots on the market. Def recommend these (my mom loves them too)! 

Shipping Info: Free standard shipping (2–6 business days) is available for orders within the contiguous US. Express (3–4 business days) and overnight (1–3 business days) options are available for an additional cost.

Get them from Sperry for $76.99 (originally $109.95; available in sizes 5–12 and six colors).

10. A pajama set that's so freaking cozy (AND ADORBS), they can kick their old college tee and raggedy sweatpants to the curb. Because why shouldn't they feel trendy even when slipping into the comfort of their bed?

model wearing the pajamas

Promising review: "I've been looking for pajamas that are comfortable and suitable for COVID lounging all day, and these fit the bill. I love them so much I've purchased multiple pairs. I've washed them a few times and haven't run into any issues with shrinkage. To avoid them being wrinkled, as long as I manage to take them out of the dryer as soon as they're done, they're perfect." —Miranda

Shipping Info: 2-day shipping available for select products.

Get them from Target for $21.99 (available in sizes XS–4X and in six colors/patterns).

11. A Barefoot Dreams throw blanket because no one will ever scoff at a cute, incredibly cozy, and luxe blanket they can wrap themselves in. These are loved by celebs like Chrissy Teigen and the Kardashians.

The fuzzy blanket in cream with a dark stone leopard print
@barefootdreams / Via

The blanket is made from 100% polyester microfiber blend that makes it SUPER soft. It can be washed on cold and tumbled dry on low.

Promising review: "Chrissy Teigen tweeted that she loved this blanket and mentioned that it easily stretches over the shoulders and feet. Let me tell you, it does. I'm only 5'5" so it does the trick. This blanket makes me look forward to going to sleep. It's not too warm yet you feel wrapped up in a cloud. Totally worth the money. I want another one." —Michael A. Roman

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 $141.61+ (available in three colors).

12. A two-piece workout set in case they love to live in athleisure year-round. On colder days, they can toss a cute cardigan over this set for an extra cozy upgrade.

Reviewer in matching gray crop top and leggings
reviewer wearing matching workout set in gray

Promising review: "This two-piece set is incredible!! I was skeptical of getting both pieces together and how they’d fit, but I cannot rave about this product more. The compression is spot on while also giving you room to feel comfortable. The color is’s the perfect oatmeal shade, and I’ve gotten so many compliments. I like to take cycling classes, and this set was perfect the few times I’ve worn it so far. I’d also recommend for upper body day strength training, Pilates, and yoga. If I could give this 10 stars, I would!!" —Hoan Ngo

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 $19.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and six colors).

13. A 14-piece silicone utensil set because who doesn't want a monochromatic set of kitchen tools? These will look cohesive and totally bomb on their kitchen counter.

14. A sherpa blanket sweatshirt so they can snuggle up on the couch with a hot bevvy in tow and watch their current can't-live-without show.

15. A dual food dispenser for displaying sweets, cereals, or other snacks that won't clash with their kitchen scheme. Cinnamon Toast Crunch? Gumballs? M&Ms? Yes. Yes. And Yes.

16. A dumpling handbag to house all of their must-haves without overpacking. This'll fit their phone, keys, wallet, and lip balm — and they're good to go. The best part? It also has a crossbody strap!

17. An aesthetically minimal glass tumbler that'll hold their morning smoothie or iced coffee. This also has over 27,300 5-star ratings on Amazon, soooo pretty much this is a vetted win for carrying bevvys.

18. Lush, fuzzy slippers because they deserve to live in the lap of luxury around the house — in the form of toasty toesies.

19. A mystical colorant to take their fireplace from boring to essentially the aurora borealis. I sense a lot of fireplace lightings in their future...

20. A rechargeable lighter for any candle connoisseur who deserves a safer and more efficient way to light their candles.