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    30 Gifts From Aerie That Are Basically Guaranteed To Put A Smile On Their Face

    Classic loungewear, trendy athleisure, and winter accessories to make your giftee merry.

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    1. A mock neck sweatshirt that'll instantly become one of their winter wardrobe staples.

    model in the sweatshirt in brown

    Promising review: "This is a must-have as the weather turns colder. I sized up two sizes for length and it was perfect for a tunic look with leggings and boots! I loved it so much I bought two others colors!!" —RSTENS

    Price: $32.97 (originally $54.95, available in sizes XXS—XXL and 12 colors)

    2. A classic pair of joggers for lounging, errands, and just living in. Joggers are one of the most versatile pieces of clothing, full stop.

    model wearing the drawstring joggers in black

    Promising review: "These are the perfect comfortable sweats for lounging or running quick errands. Size up for lounging, true to size if you want to actually work out in them." —Steph H

    Price: $26.97 (originally $44.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL, as well as short and long sizes, and 10 colors)

    3. A shiny longline racerback sports bra to jazz up their activewear drawer and make them the envy of yoga class.

    model wearing the metallic black and silver bra

    Promising review: "I love this racerback sports bra. I plan to wear it for lounging, errands or going out (date, concert, parties whenever all those things become normal/safe to do again). The crackle design has a subtle shine to it and looks pretty cool. The material is thick but not too thick and feels like good quality stuff." —SummerBreeze

    Price: $20.97 (originally $34.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and three colors)

    4. A sherpa quarter-zip sweatshirt they can hang by the door so it's always ready to go when they need to leave the house in cute 'n cozy mode.

    mdoel in a lavender sherpa jacket with a ribbed panel around its quarter zip

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this dream sweater! It’s so soft and very comfortable. The inside lining is soft as well. The color is my favorite so that makes me so happy. The quarter zip detail is the perfect length and I love the ribbed style near the zipper area. The big bonus?! It has pockets! Best detail ever. I sized down one size since it’s an oversized fit. It’s actually quite warm with a light vest on or on its own. I would 100% buy this sweater again." —DANIELLE

    Price: $35.97 (originally $59.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and eight colors)

    5. A pair of floofy pajama pants to add a trendy pair of bottoms to their otherwise ancient stash of PJs.

    model in grey fuzzy drawstring straight leg pants

    Price: $49.99 (available in sizes XXS–XXL and four colors)

    6. Or a marshmallow robe in the same material whose fuzziness could melt even the coldest of hearts.

    model in white short fuzzy robe with front pockets

    Promising review: "Hunny, if you rip off your bra, go for the sports bra and sweats, literally as soon as you walk through the door, all you need is this robe, TRUST! I thought the other robes I've ordered with AE and Aerie were soft before, this is no joke. Don't even question it, just get it!" —DANIELLE

    Price: $38.97 (originally $64.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and two colors)

    7. A pair of high-waisted leggings available in black and a variety of patterns, because there has never been such thing as "too many yoga pants," even if your giftee is a connoisseur of them.

    model stretching in black yoga pants

    Promising review: "A friend turned me onto this and man was I super impressed! They have great compression and are light but not sheer! They work great for my hot yoga class which is usually 90+ degrees. They also dried very fast! Definitely will be buying more!" —MAUREEN

    Price: $32.97 (originally $54.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and six colors/patterns)

    8. A pair of striped faux fur slides so they can keep their tootsies nice and warm around their pad all season long.

    beige, teal, pink, white, and chartreuse faux fur slide slippers

    Promising review: "I love these shoes so much, omg. I have them on 24/7. I just love the comfy and fluffy sandals. I recommend, love them." —Djmaile

    Price: $26.21 (originally $34.95, available in sizes 6–10 and three colors)

    9. A ribbed square-neck sports bra that's equally as effective for working out as it is for chilling in comfort all. Day. Long.

    model in sage green round-neck sports bra

    Price: $23.97 (originally $39.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and seven colors/patterns)

    10. An oversized cardigan if you suspect they want to keep the Sad Girl Autumn vibes going all year long (check their Spotify playlists if you're unsure).

    model in a bright yellow long knit cardigan with tortoise shell buttons

    Promising review: "It's oversized but really cute. The material is so soft and cozy and it's thick without feeling too stifling. So far I've washed it once and there hasn't been any shedding which is a win! I like it so much I ordered one in a different color for my mom." —KAIT

    Price: $38.97 (originally $64.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and seven colors)

    11. A pair of crossover bike shorts that they'll honestly be a little upset you didn't get them seven pairs of so they have one for each day of the week.

    model in light tan cross waistband bike shorts

    I have a pair of these, and they're 100% my favorite pair! They're truly buttery soft, and haven't pilled at all, even over many MANY washes over two years. I love them equally for runs, yoga, and long car rides — totally recommend. 

    Promising review: "This is my third purchase from the offline crossover collection. I have been living in these shorts since I bought them. They are comfortable, stretchy, great length, and don’t ride up!" —Hannah

    Price: $20.97 (originally $34.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and four colors)

    12. A three-pack of holiday briefs if you know them like that! A winter holiday just isn't the same without being gifted a few pairs of undies, imo.

    three patterned pairs of briefs

    Promising review: "So excited to be able to get a Christmas bundle. I absolutely love the print on these. They are super comfortable and fit snug. I would say that they are true to size. Definitely worth getting." —Sammi

    Price: $26.95 (available in sizes XXS—XXL and five varieties)

    13. A patchwork sweater that has an eclectic vibe but whose monochromatic pattern will allow it to match with basically anything.

    model in monochromatic blue sweater with different panels of ribbing and cabling

    Promising review: "This sweater is so adorable and soft. I'd wear it every day if I could. I love the unique design. It's the perfect amount of loose!" —Alex

    Price: $41.96 (originally $59.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and two colors)

    14. A button-up flannel shirt that they'll adore snuggling up in, whether they wear it on its own or over one of their favorite tops or dresses.

    model in orange and pink flannel button-up over a sweater vest

    Promising review: "The best flannel shirt I have ever owned for comfort and softness. Washed up beautiful!" —Jean

    Price: $29.97 (originally $49.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and four colors)

    15. A velour longline bra that can easily double as a stylish crop top — two gifts in one!

    model in round neck teal velour bra

    Promising review: "I bought the green set. It is so soft and warm and comfortable. I didn’t think it'd be as stretchy as it is, so I love that. The back cut is low, which is super cute!" —Rozay

    Price: $20.97 (originally $34.95, available in size XXS–XXL and six colors)

    16. A pair of joggers with cabled sides so they always have a pair of sweats specifically for the holidays. How special!

    model in green joggers with knit panels down the sides of both legs

    Price: $32.97 (originally $54.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and six colors)

    17. A trendy zip-front tank they can throw on with black pants and a coat, or a skirt and knit stockings for a fun party look. They can also wear it with jeans and a flannel to stun in the daytime.

    model in tan square-neck tank with a zip-up front

    Price: $29.96 (originally $39.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and four colors)

    18. A muslin Fair Aisle scarf to wrap themselves in when they want maximum warmth and maximum compliments.

    model in white fuzzy scarf with black patterns at each end

    Promising review: "Cute scarf, just as pictured with the ivory/off-white color. It's an oversized scarf so can be worn in different ways. It's wider than a regular scarf but not quite big enough to be a blanket scarf for most. It almost looks like a poncho if I wear it opened up as a wrap across my back and over the front of my shoulders and covers down past mid-back. Cute and warm regardless of how it's worn." —S007

    Price: $14.97 (originally $29.95)

    19. A seamless cropped tee they'll want in every color — might as well get them a few to start off with! Can be endlessly layered for chillier days or worn as is for those who live in warmer climates.

    model in a the white tee with short sleeves

    Promising review: "Great crop top that is stretchy while also having good thickness to the material. Feels and looks like great quality. I've been using it at the gym mostly and it works great for that!" —Zayy

    Price: $20.97 (originally $34.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and four colors)

    20. A sherpa-lined puffy bomber jacket that has huge potential to become their new favorite jacket. Oof, their denim jacket is gonna be jealous...

    model in the pink bomber jacket with pockets

    Promising review: "I ordered this jacket last week and got it yesterday. I got to wear it today and I love it. I wasn't sure if the sleeves would be lined with the sherpa (they aren't), but I was still warm (FYI: it was 10 degrees and windy). Great purchase." —Lisa

    Price: $50 (originally $100, available in sizes XXS–XXL and four colors)

    21. A corduroy jumpsuit, because boiler suits are IN — this is a budget-friendly option for gifting to anyone who wants to be simultaneously comfortable and fashion-forward.

    model in grey long sleeve jumpsuit with center zipper and cuffed pants

    Promising review: "I specifically bought this because I despise being cold. The large was big enough to layer leggings and long-sleeve shirt underneath without being tight." —KRS1

    Price: $34.97 (originally $69.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and two colors)

    22. A long sleeve tee that's perfect for their daily layering ritual during the coldest of months — their sweaters, jackets, and vests are about to have a new BFF.

    model in brown and cream round neck striped long sleeve tee

    Price: $26.21 (originally $34.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and eight colors)

    23. A jacquard beanie with a faux fur pom-pom to keep their ears toasty on any snowy walks.

    model in dark pink knit hat with white dots and a brown faux fur pompom

    Price: $11.97 (originally $19.95, available in four colors)

    24. A pair of cute-as-heck snow pants so you can challenge them to a snowball fight without feeling guilty since you'll know they have just the clothes for such a duel.

    model in brown snow pants with a light and dark blue flower pattern

    Price: $60 (originally $120, available in sizes XXS–XXL and two colors)

    25. A ribbed bralette with a lace back if they dig unique bralettes and love to wear them under basically all of their button-ups.


    Promising review: "Super cute and comfortable. A great layering piece or as a top on its own!" —Carlann93

    Price: $23.97 (originally $39.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and and eight colors)

    26. A pair of super-duper fuzzy socks, because nobody's ever opened a present and been sad to see some of these bad boys — that's just a fact.

    red fuzzy socks with white toes and pink heels and cuffs

    Promising review: "I love these socks! Are so soft and warm! Perfect for winter at home!" —Irene88

    Price: $5.97 (originally $9.95, available in one size and eight colors)

    27. A fleece crewneck sweatshirt with a short crop and thumbholes, because it's about time their coziest pieces get a trendy remix.

    model in grey cropped sweatshirt with thumb holes

    Promising review: "LOVE this top! I was looking for a black cropped sweatshirt to go over my workout tank. When it arrived it looked great, but I was pleasantly surprised at how incredibly soft it is — the inside is fuzzy and warm, and the outside feels like butter! I made all of my friends feel the material lol. Also, because it isn’t hooded, it doesn’t pull backwards and choke at the neck, as some other cropped sweatshirts do. I definitely recommend!" —Sara T

    Price: $24.97 (originally $49.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and four colors)

    28. A long-sleeve polo shirt for the giftee who likes adding a preppy piece to their everyday looks.

    model in slightly cropped faded pink and red long sleeve polo

    Promising review: "This polo long sleeve is so cute, especially with your favorite pair of ripped mom jeans! On top of that, this top is super comfy and stylish!" —Lani

    Price: $23.97 (originally $39.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and five colors)

    29. A nylon pleated tennis skirt with shorts underneath so they can twirl about without worry or care.

    model in short black pleated tennis skirt

    Promising review: "I’d been looking for a black pleated skirt for a while but everything I found was too tight in the waist, too stiff, and poofed out too much. This nailed everything I was looking for! It’s soft, doesn’t wrinkle so it’s great for traveling. Perfect length and lays beautifully! Can be dressed up or down. Eliminates thigh chafing with the attached shorts. If you’re on the fence, do it. Well worth the money!" —Elle Pistachio

    Price: $32.97 (originally $54.95, available in sizes XXS–XXL and two colors)

    30. And finally, a flannel dog shirt, because if you're gifting to a proud pet parent, you can't forget a little prize for their furry friend.

    dog in a plaid flannel shirt with a sherpa collar

    Promising review: "Love these Christmas flannels for the pups. They are super warm and look adorable." —Caliq

    Price: $20.97 (originally $34.95, available in sizes XS–XL and three colors)

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