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    Just 36 Gifts That Are Incredibly Pretty

    "Mirror, mirror who's the prettiest of them all?" "Your gift." "...Oh."

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    1. A set of monochromatic makeup brushes so they can pamper their face every morning (hello, silky bristles) with something as beautiful as their favorite palette.


    This set comes with a foundation brush, angled contouring brush, powder brush, blush brush, highlight brush, concealer brush, eyebrow brush, lip brush, two eyeshadow brushes, blending brush, and blooming brush.

    Promising review: " I love this product! They are so fluffy and comfy to use in general. Plus, they're good-looking! Taking its price into consideration, this is probably my favorite makeup brush set so far." —Bijun Zhou

    Get a set of 12 from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in eight styles).

    2. A five-year memory book with a pretty gold foil cover and gilded pages that'll make journaling feel so chic. They'll only need to contribute ~one line a day~ in order to reflect in style.


    Eventually they'll have five years worth of quick journaling!

    Promising review: "I love these books. They make journaling quick and simple. I just love it because I really don’t journal at all, but this one makes it simple and fun, especially when it comes to looking back a couple years." —Tia Patterson

    Get it from Amazon for $15.26.

    See why a BuzzFeeder's review for a similar journal in "This Question A Day Journal Is A Perfect Dose Of Self-Care".

    3. A bulldog ring holder, because this good boy's favorite trick is making your friend's jewelry look *extra* shiny and expensive. No walks necessary.


    His next most-listened-to command is "sit." He kind of just does that all day....

    Promising review: "I love this jewelry/ring tray so much! It sits on top of my bedside table where I take off my rings for the day. It's super durable and high quality. I would recommend this to anyone looking for a lovely jewelry holder." —Donna So

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    4. A pair of statement or delicate earrings for putting more than one sparkle in their eyes without dimming your own bank account.


    Promising review (for the earrings on the right): "These are absolutely perfect! I needed tiny earrings for my third piercing and these do the job perfectly. I’m super sensitive to metals and these have not bothered me at all since putting them in." —Mercedes Goulart

    Get them from Amazon: the first pair for $14.99 and the second pair for $18 (available in three colors).

    5. A Paris street style coloring book to instantly transport them to the land of high fashion (and pastries). "OOH LA LA," they'll yell when they open this.


    ^^My nine years of French is really paying off.

    It's filled with Parisian window shopping, fashionable outfits, and chic French hairdos to keep you feeling très chic.

    Promising review: "I've ordered many adult coloring books (I'm kind of addicted) and this is the second Zoe de las Cases book I got through Amazon (these are hard to find and I was on a waiting list for this one). They are very well-made, the paper is beautiful, and the cover of this book is absolutely gorgeous in person. The picture does not do it justice. There is even an elastic band around it to hold it shut. It is quite exquisite looking and will be on my coffee table. It looks like you bought it from Paris Fashion Week." —Linda M. Olarin

    Get it from Amazon for $10.87.

    6. A monogrammed crest pouch so they can always carry their makeup, jewelry, or whatever else in style. Plus, it's so unique, they'll always think of you when they use it!


    Promising review: "These are so cute and very well-made. Going to give several as holiday gifts with a little something inside! They'll make a great makeup bag or travel jewelry bag. I hope Santa gets one for me too this year!" —Javamom

    Get it from Anthropologie for $28.50 (originally $38; available in letters A–X).

    7. A glimmering eyeshadow palette with ~21~ richly pigmented and creamy shades that'll impress even makeup lovers with designer taste thanks to its payoff of mesmerizing metallics.


    Promising review: "I have the Urban Decay Born to Run palette ($49), but bought this by a YouTube recommendation. Side by side there's no difference. I'm so glad I picked this up as a lower priced replacement. The shades in here a beautiful and rich, they wear well and don't muddy up when you blend them out." —Tabbycakes

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    8. A velvet top with sheer statement sleeves, because this'll instantly make them feel elegant (even when drinking the cheapest eggnog available).


    Get it from Boohoo for $16 (originally $42; available in sizes 12–20).

    9. A KitchenAid stand mixer in the shade ~birds of paradise~ for a 10/10 probability of making your closest loved ones ecstatic this holiday season. Most-wanted kitchen accessory? Check. Unique color? Double check. About to be used for years upon years? TRIPLE check.

    This cult-fave bb features 10 mixing speeds (from slow to fast), 59 touch-points for quick, complete mixing, a five-quart stainless steel bowl with handle, and 12 optional attachments, including ones to make pasta and ice cream.

    Promising review: "This is my third Kitchen Aid in fifty years. Needless to say, I love them. This model features a tilt head for easy removal and mixing. Anyone who has used a Kitchen Aide, will repurchase. They are solid, steady work horses with multiple features making them versatile and cost effective. If you haven’t had an opportunity to try one, do your self a favor. You will become a devotee as well" —Judith Conroy

    Get it from Amazon for $279.99 (available in 49 colors).

    To learn more about why this is truly splurge-worthy, check out "Here's Why A KitchenAid Mixer Might Change Your Life".

    10. A gemstone or cactus poster to help upgrade their decor for some ~fancier appeal~, even if you can't get them a visit from Chip and Joanna.


    Promising review (for the cactus poster): "This has beautiful graphics! It adds a nice vintage touch to my decor." —Taylor

    Get them from Amazon: the gemstone poster (left) for $7.42 and the cactus poster (right) for $8.45.

    11. A set of gold metal straws so tap water can finally feel fancier than sparkling. Will they bring these to restaurants? Of course.


    These 12 straws come with a carrying case and cleaning brush!

    Promising review: "I like having the two different sizes with straight and bent versions of each length. Love the included cleaning brush! I can easily be eco-friendly without worrying about crud accumulating inside. I’ll be buying several sets for Christmas gifts!" —PattiCake

    Get a set of 12 from Amazon for $8.99 (available in five colors).

    12. A pack of Bliss holographic eye masks for not only giving them an easy way to brighten and refresh their under-eyes after a late night, but also 10/10 selfie potential.

    Promising review: "These feel nice while using, and afterwards my eyes de-puffed. I will keep them in stock for the mornings I need it." —Melanie

    Get a pack of 5 from Bliss on Amazon for $12.99.

    13. A rose-print infinity scarf that'll reward them with a snuggly winter accessory whose fashionable appeal lasts forever (and ever).


    Promising review: "I love this thing, it's the softest scarf I own. It goes around my neck twice and I can even pull one of the loops over my head as a kind of hood to keep my ears warm." —hope47

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (available in 15 styles).

    14. A set of golden measuring cups, because these'll make them want to rediscover that room we call the kitchen and *maybe* test them out. More likely, they'll hang them up proudly as a luxe display.


    Promising review: "I love these measuring cups and spoons in gold because they’re not only functional, but also really pretty and different than the average cups and spoons. Plus, I love gold kitchenware and it’s not easy to find." —L. Darling

    Get a set of eight from Amazon for $24.95.

    15. A wireless waterproof speaker for guaranteeing they ~sing praise~ about what appears to be a huge tech splurge on your end. I'll never tell.


    It boasts 360° sound, can be connected to any bluetooth speaker, is waterproof, and can play up to ~24 hours~. AND it only weighs 1.2 pounds!

    Promising review: "OMG, what an incredibly wonderful rich sound out of a small and portable speaker! I ordered a second one today. According to the pamphlet you can essentially pair them together to get double the sound. It fits into a cup holder and still emits great sound. This is exactly what I was looking for!" —Donna P.

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in four colors).

    See what won best bluetooth speakers on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    16. A pair of velvet studded flats with dapper bows to help them put their best foot forward this holiday season without letting them sacrifice comfort — that's what friends are for, after all.


    Right now, enter promo code GIFTS for 40% off at checkout!

    Get them from Loft for $53.70 (originally $89.50; available in sizes 5–11).

    17. A La Chatelaine shea butter hand cream set so they can keep their hands luxuriously moisturized all winter, thanks to these rich, scented formulas of organic shea butter, vitamin E and argan oil.


    They'll get a gorgeous tin box with three hand creams in a variety of scents!

    Promising review: "These are lovely scented hand creams in a sweet reusable tin! The creams have three delightful fragrances that are wonderful moisturizers and a little goes a long way! I have plenty of ideas for putting the pretty tin to use after I have used up the creams! It's the perfect gift idea and a great purchase in every regard!" —Cindee S.

    Get it from Amazon for $24 (available in seven styles).

    18. A pair of faux fur slippers that'll give their feet the plush treatment they DESERVE every darn night. It turns out you *don't* need to spend $$$ at the spa every time you want to spoil your friends.

    Promising review: "I bought these because they looked beautiful but didn’t expect them to also be so comfortable! They are so fluffy and feel luxurious on my feet. I literally can’t wait to get home everyday so I can just slip into these beautiful slippers!" —Yirla Rubí

    Get them from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and five colors).

    19. A box of Harney & Sons Paris black tea, because this'll keep them feeling ~royally~ cozy all winter. I'd say grocery store tea is too common, but that may be calling the kettle black.

    Promising review: "My favorite tea hands-down. I am a tea addict and I love all Harney & Sons — their quality is very good and I have had a lot of quality tea out there. The fragrance of this Paris tea is just beyond amazing and really adds to the experience for me. As corny as it sounds, drinking this tea is a luxurious experience for me, as if I'm treating myself. The gorgeous reusable tin only adds to the overall value of this tea for me. The sachets are quite generous and I can easily make two to three cups of tea with one tea bag." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $8.25 (available in 10 flavors).

    20. A silk sleep mask in an already gift-able box for not only encouraging your busiest friends to REST, but actually making downtime feel a little more luxurious.


    Promising review: "This is so soft and comfortable and the elastic holds up nicely. It's the best eye mask I've purchased yet, and I've been using masks for years. It really helps me sleep better. The little bag and box helps with travel and showing it on display." —Elena

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in six colors).

    21. A mug gift set to start their day on the right note when they have their first cup of coffee. Between the mug's marble ceramic design, gilded stirrer, and fancy gift box packaging, they won't even need sugar to think this is a pretty sweet deal.,

    They'll get a travel mug (it comes with a lid) and spoon stirrer that comes in a pretty marble gift box!

    Promising review: "I purchased this for a new boss. She absolutely loved it. It came beautifully packaged in a lovely box with satin lining — almost unnecessary to wrap it at all! I could’ve just stuck a bow on it and called it a day!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    22. A faux fur–trimmed suede moto jacket so you can feel less intimidated when finding a stylish gift for your biggest fashionista. This is on-trend, warm, and looks expensive. Win, win, win.

    Nordstrom Rack

    Promising review: "This is a beautiful jacket. The collar is super soft and the burgundy color is so vibrant." —Kraiford

    Get it from Nordstrom Rack for $36.47 (available in sizes XS–XL and four colors).

    23. A faux leather watch that'll make their outfits feel every bit as high-end than if you were to splurge on a Rolex for them.


    Promising review: "This is an awesome watch! I wear it every day for work, and it goes with all of my outfits. The design and rose gold touch makes it look more expensive than it actually is!" —GraceyGirl

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in 16 styles).

    24. A MAC matte lip set, because this'll make even the biggest ~kiss up~ pale in the comparison this year — its pretty packaging, long-lasting formulas, and bold shades will be sure to leave everyone ✨starry-eyed✨.

    They'll get three mini versions of the cult-fave Retro matte gloss in either red or neutral shades.

    Promising review: "These liquid lipsticks are beautiful in color and last quite awhile. I love MAC’s liquid lipstick formula and they're perfectly sized for the season to fit into a small clutch or your pocket. They would also make a great gift, and the little bag they come in can be reused — love that!" —alexandraC

    Get it from Nordstrom for $25.08 ($44 value; available in two shade combinations).

    See what won best matte lipsticks at BuzzFeed Reviews.

    25. An overnight cold-brew filter bottle for a pretty gift that won't spill the tea on how much you actually spent if you're on a budget. Mission ACCOMPLISHED.


    Promising review: "I'm very satisfied with the purchase. I use it for cold-brew green tea. It definitely makes drinking cold tea easier because it's more accessible. I recommend it and think it would be a lovely gift for tea lovers." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.25+ (available in two sizes and four colors).

    26. A knitted beanie with a faux fur pom to help them top off all their outfits with one of this season's biggest trend. Plus, its double-layered design will remind winter that being freezing is out of vogue.


    Promising review: "This is such a great hat! Truthfully, it is so much nicer than I expected. I ordered it because of the colors, but it is so thick and warm.
    The lining is really nice
    — very good quality. I am considering purchasing another one, in a different color." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99 (available in six colors).

    27. A set of velvet and lace pajamas so they can *literally* sleep in the lap of luxury without making you pay the price.


    Promising review: "This is super soft and comfy. I wear this set often and I’m probably going to buy more from this company. It's made of great material, and the lace isn’t scratchy at all. It has survived quite a few washes and there isn’t any fraying." —Carly Evanson

    Get them from Amazon for $19.99 (available in sizes XS–XXL and 25 colors

    28. A Smeg two-slice toaster for helping them begin designing the mid-century kitchen of their dreams. Function *and* style? They can't ask for much more.


    Get it from Verishop for $200 (available in four colors).

    29. A stainless fountain pen that'll make all of their paperwork feel extremely sophisticated — even if you're both waiting on that corner office.

    Promising review: "This is a very nice fountain pen, especially for the price. This pen writes like a much more expensive fountain pen and can be used with both cartridges and ink, via the enclosed converter. It has good heft to it without being overly heavy. It has a nice feel in the hand and a smooth writing nib (I prefer a fine point). I have purchased several of these over the last couple of years and all of them are holding up perfectly." —MML

    Get it from Amazon for $14.44+ (available in six colors).

    See what won best writing pens on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    30. An ombré fleece blanket, because this'll not only stylishly update the same couch they've had since college, but give them a chic new cuddle buddy when watching holiday movies.


    Promising review: "I love this beautiful throw blanket. It's soft, well-made, and larger than I expected. It looks beautiful on my purple bedspread. It's lightweight, but cozy and warm." —Kay

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in eight colors and styles).

    31. A pair of Beats wireless earbuds for winning best gift-giver of the year when it comes to your biggest techie. They're sleek as heck, boast nine hours of listening time, and feature secure-fit ear hooks for lightweight comfort (Airpods could never). I do believe they just found their new favorite (gorgeous) accessories.


    And! They're sweat- and water-resistant so they can be worn during workouts, have volume and track controls on each earbud, as well as voice capability and auto play/pause. Andddd! They have enhanced phone call performance and noise isolation. Phew!

    Promising review: "I was on the fence about these. I have very tiny ears and have always had an issue with earbuds staying in my ears, especially while working out or walking. These come with smaller rubber pieces for your ears and the fact that they go over the top of the ear were really the deciding factor for me. They come in an awesome case that is very easy to charge and they synced right away with my phone. am glad I spent the money on these. I had really given up on most of the cheaper ones because I just couldn't find ones that fit perfectly, and these are just right!" —Kimberly Gunn

    Get them from Amazon for $249.95 (available in four colors).

    See what won best wireless earbuds on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    32. A golden snitch spinner to prove to your SO that you're a real ~keeper~ — they better think of you now every time they need something to keep their hands busy.


    Promising review: "I love my Harry Potter quidditch spinner. It is very beautiful and spins nicely. It is one of my favorite spinners. I highly recommend this to any Harry Potter fans." —Justin

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    33. A patterned silk pillow case so they can upgrade their bedding (and feel so luxurious when sleeping), all while decreasing frizz and hair breakage. When you see their glossier mane, feel free to give yourself a pat on the back.


    Promising review: "I spent days looking for a pillowcase that was good quality and had a pattern that I wouldn’t mind having in my house. I’m so glad I went with the gray flowers. It goes so well with everything in my bedroom and I don’t wake up with dry, frizzy hair anymore. For a few months I was bleaching my hair and I didn’t want to add anymore damage to it. I’m so glad I found this. I loved it so much I bought one for my daughter and she doesn’t wake up with frizzy hair anymore." —m0urning-star

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99 (available in eight styles).

    34. A clay-based bath soak with ~real~ gorgeous flowers that'll end their day on a relaxing note — it even doubles as a gentle scrub so they can reinvigorate their skin (a must during winter months)!

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $25.

    35. A set of golden stainless steel whiskey stones, because after getting these, they won't even notice you're serving the cheapest alcohol you could find at the holiday party. They'll be too busy wondering how these make their drinks so cold. Tell them it's sorcery.


    Plus, they already comes in a gift-able box.

    Promising review: "After receiving these reusable ice cubes as a gift, I decided to purchase a set for a gift for my best friend. Reusable cubes are great for any beverages that I don’t want to water down, and these are especially appealing with their gorgeous shape and color. They stay very cold for a long time and I get a lot of compliments on mine when serving to guests. There’s a lot of variations of reusable cubes on the market, but these have extra pizzazz!" —Amazon Customer

    Get a set of eight from Amazon for $25.95.

    36. A set of gorgeous tarot cards for proving their future holds nothing but ~good fortune~. Probably because you're in it.

    Promising review: "I loved these cards. Like other reviewers, I wondered if they might be more convenient in a regular playing card size, but when I received them I was glad for their large size because I LOVE the illustrations on each card. The packaging, the artwork, the quality, I love all of it. It’s a steal at this price." —MonicaN

    Get a set of 53 from Amazon for $14.81.

    Your friends slowly realizing there's no way their gifts can compare:

    World of Wonder Productions

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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