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    60 Things You'll Probably Want To Add To Your Holiday Wish List *Now*

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    1. An Instant Pot for the best multi-use kitchen gadget, possibly ever. A pressure cooker, slow cooker, ricer cooker, steamer, food warmer, and sauté device all in one? No, I'm not kidding!

    Combines six kitchen appliances in one — pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, sauté, steamer, and warmer. It can prepare food up to 70% faster. It can keep food warm automatically for up to 10 hours, and there are three temperatures for sauté and slow-cook. The inner cooking pot, lid, and steam-rack are dishwasher-safe!

    Promising review: "This is probably the only kitchen appliance I've ever bought that has earned permanent status on my kitchen counter. I use it at least three times a week. It's particularly perfect for vegans and WFPB-eaters. I can cook beans and grains from scratch in no time! Such a wonderful investment. I liked it so much that I got one for each of my sisters for the holidays. Best. Thing. Ever." —cynthia w. rogers

    Get it from Amazon for $61.10/3 quart, $54.99/6 quart, or $89.98/8 quart.

    And while you're at it, you're gonna want this cookbook filled with 100+ Instant Pot recipes. Get it from Amazon for $7.79.

    2. A heated sherpa blanket that'll keep you super warm and cozy even on the coldest, snowiest days. Summer? We don't need her again, just leave me be cuddling with my favorite blanket.


    Features three heat settings, and one side plush, the other side sherpa. It also has an auto-shut off function, just in case it slips your mind to turn this off.

    Promising review: "Really cozy/soft and heats up quickly. I have had this blanket for about one month now and use it on a regular basis as a throw on our couch, so I don't have to turn up our heat. This was purchased for my use, but my cats have claimed partial ownership now! I was initially worried about it possibly being turned on by accident, but as long as you unplug the cord/remote part either from the wall or from the blanket attachment when not in use, it is fine. The auto shut-off feature kicks in after a few hours, (I didn't time it specifically), and is a nice feature, but I always unplug the blanket after use. You can use both sides — the sherpa side is slightly more warming than the 'mink' side." —Anonymous

    Get it from Amazon for $53.08+ (available in five colors).

    3. A personalized name necklace with a birthstone pendant for a perfect piece of everyday jewelry. Ask for one, and while you're at it, order a few for your loved ones too!,

    Just customize with your birthstone and name/word before checkout!

    Promising review: "I love this necklace. It is beautifully crafted and durable. I was worried that the name plate was going to be thin and get bent or broken easily, but it's evenly thick and doesn't easily bend." —Dlysh39

    Get it from Amazon for $34.95+ (available in two finishes, and five sizes).

    4. A dual breakfast sandwich maker to whip up fresh and delicious egg sandies faster than it takes to brave the outdoors, drive to McDonald's, and sit in the drive-thru line.,

    You can make up to two sandwiches at once with this! The meat must be pre-cooked, and sandwiches only take about five minutes to make. All removable parts are dishwasher-safe!

    Promising review: "I am extremely impressed with this breakfast sandwich maker. I purchased it for my 11-year-old nephew for Christmas, and it was a huge success. I was initially worried that the egg would not be completely cooked but it was absolutely perfect. We made Canadian bacon, egg, and cheese sandwiches with English muffins. I also really like how the English muffins were toasted." —Amanda

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    5. Glossier Balm Dotcom — a lip balm with a cult-following for making your lips feel nourished and smooth. Reviewers especially love this product for the fact that it stays on for hours, even when you're eating/drinking.


    This is hypoallergenic, cruelty-free, dermatologist-tested, and boasts long-lasting moisture!

    Promising review: "As a professional lip balm collector, I would like to go out on a limb and say that this is probably the best balm I have used. It stays forever, doesn't wipe off with food, or drinks, or life, and is super nourishing. It's also really good value for the money and lasts forever, (mine has been with me since July 2018, and I'm writing this review in September 2019)." —Aayushi S.

    Get it from Glossier for $12 (available in eight flavors).

    6. A cell phone lens kit that'll seriously step up your Instagram game. Step up so much, your followers are gonna think you left your day job to become a full-time celebrity with a professional photographer following you around at all times.

    Includes one 12x zoom telephoto lens with a manual focus ring, one fisheye lens, one macro lens, and one wide angle lens. Compatible with most devices!

    Promising review: "I am truly amazed by the quality of these lenses. I have bought two before these, but honestly these are the best ones so far! The telephoto lens is a bit heavy, but it works really well. They all do. It arrived at a perfect time. It all came very well-packed in the box with instructions, a black little bag where I managed to fit everything it it, the telephoto lens, a fish eye lens, a wide angle lens, and a macro lens. It also came with a tripod for the phone, and it works really well. This is amazing!" —Ana

    Get it from Amazon for $17.95.

    7. A teddy jacket for cozying up all season long in style. The day you have to trade this baby in for warm weather clothing might be slightly heartbreaking, just a fair warning. But don't worry, summer flies by.,

    Promising review: "OBSESSED!!! Exactly like a coat from Urban Outfitters except at a fraction of the cost. It's super comfy and warm! Love love love it! It feels expensive and is super cute. You don't have to spend so much money on trendy items — it's so not worth it when you can find cute dupes." —Vanessa

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99 (available in 17 colors, and sizes S–3XL).

    8. A Disney comic strip sheet set to truly transform your bedroom into the happiest, most magical place on Earth.


    Promising review: "I love these sheets. Most of the time, I have a problem with sheets coming off the edge of my bed, but so far that hasn't happened yet. They are comfy and great quality. I love the comic strips on it and how they have years to the comic strip itself to see the history. I would so buy another set." —Scharlachrot

    Get it from Amazon for $81+ (available in three sizes).

    9. A mermaid makeup brush set that'll do a whimsical job of applying your cosmetics. When Ariel sang about wanting to be part of our world, she was OBVIOUSLY talking about the world where we humans use mermaid makeup brushes.


    Includes one large powder brush, one cheek brush, one highlighter stippling brush, one domed eyeshadow brush, and one pencil brush. All brushes are are vegan and cruelty-free!

    Promising review: "I received this set as a gift for Christmas last year and I have been using them ever since! They are still in great condition and the bristles never fall out. The brush itself is super soft, and the handles are the cutest!" —kiana

    Get them from Tarte for $25.

    10. A craft beer-making kit to turn anyone from beginner-level to an advanced professional brew snob.


    Includes a two gallon fermenter, two beer refills, and bottles for easy home brewing!

    Promising review: For somebody who has never made their own beer, this is perfect. It really is a discouraging turn off to go to the local home brew supply store, and be told that if you want to make your own beer, you must buy $125 or more just in equipment to get started, and that doesn't include the cost of ingredients. Mr. Beer simplifies the process, and gives you something that works well for less than half the price. I just tried my first batch, and I am quite pleased by the smooth and bold taste that I got. Using this doesn't make you less of a home brewer, it just means you are frugal and can't drop lots of money for making your own beer. Simply put, this kit is great." —Christopher Rose

    Get it from Amazon for $46.74.

    11. A one-line-a-day five-year memory book that'll serve as a fun and sweet way to keep track of your thoughts, feelings, accomplishments, and obstacles so you can look back someday on your personal growth.,

    Check out a BuzzFeeder's review on this incredible journal!

    Promising review: "I've been writing in this little journal for three years now and already bought a second one just to make sure I can continue this wonderful habit into a new volume. The quality of this journal is excellent: The creators obviously put some thought into how much use it would be getting. I'm especially pleased with the paper. I tend to press really hard when I'm writing, but the ink doesn't show through on the other side at all. Highly recommended! Get a few, as you'll probably want to give some away." —EdTech-Librarian

    Get it from Amazon for $10.17.

    12. A Harry Potter remote control wand for those who've always wanted the experience of changing the channel or adjusting the volume on the television to feel like they were casting a spell.

    Operates with any IR device including televisions, Blu-ray players, and speakers. You can program up to nine gestures. Requires two AAA batteries — not included.

    Promising review: "Received this as a Christmas gift, and OH MY DARK LORD, I'M HOOKED! After a trial and error period, and a well-spoken Alohomora spell, (and handing it over to my 20-year-old son), we figured out how to program the commands. Surprise! No one had Confunded us — it was a matter of reading ALL the directions versus trying to 'Ron Weasley' the situation with random whacking motions towards the TV. (Seriously — I heard Hermione's voice: 'Stop! Stop! Stop! You're going to take someone's eye out! Besides, you're saying it wrong. It's LeviOsa, not LevioSA.') Now, with a Flourish (and Blotts) that would make Ollivander proud, voilà — my TV comes on, and with a Flitwick-approved 'Swish and Flick,' I've changed the channel. But wait, that's not all — with the twist of the Obliviate spell — volume up or down. Accio Happiness & Avada Kedavra old remote! I'm so happy I could... I could.. I could kiss Trevor!!! Well, a chocolate frog at least." —teemarie

    Get it from Amazon for $49.

    13. A personalized embroidered fleece robe to make you feel like the glamorous celebrity we already know you are.

    Personalization Mall

    You can either get your name embroidered or initials monogrammed!

    Promising review: "I was so pleasantly surprised when I received this order. The robe is so SOFT and luxurious. I know my daughter will love it. It looks so good with her name on it. I'll be back to order other items later." —Shopper

    Get it from Personalization Mall for $52.49 (available in two styles).

    14. An electric wine bottle opener that'll make removing the cork on your bottle of vino easy, peazy, grapes become wine when they're squeezy.


    Can open up to 30 bottles on a single charge, and features a simpel push-button operation. Plus, it has a comfy, soft-grip handle.

    Promising review: "As a senior citizen, opening a bottle of wine can be a challenge using a manual corkscrew. This opener is great. You place it on the bottle with one hand, while holding the bottle with the other, and press a button. The corkscrew goes into the cork and will stop when it's fully inserted. Press the button again and it will remove the cork from the bottle, and then continue until the cork comes off of the corkscrew. So much easier than doing it manually. I've used it at parties and the charge will last between 20 to 30 bottles. It also comes with a charging stand and a cutter for the paper wrapped on the bottle neck." —CharmY2K

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    15. A scratch-off world map for keeping track of your past travels, and the places you hope to scratch off in the future.


    Promising review: "Bought as a random gift for my boyfriend. He is a world traveler and has been all over the world, and we talk about it often. I wanted to cheer him up with a reminder of all the places he has been, but to think about all the life we have left to live and places to go and experiences to be had. He was surprised and loved it! He will be getting a frame for it — it does look nice enough to hang. Purchased after comparing with other options and decided price and quality were in-line with what I expect. It all came packaged nicely and shipped on time. Perfect little gift for the right recipients." —AG

    Get it from Amazon for $29.97.

    16. A candy-making kit so fun, it might make Aaron Carter tweak the lyrics in "I Want Candy," to "I Want A Candy-Making Kit."


    Promising review: "This kit was so fun and easy to use! I wouldn't consider myself a baker, but this kit had really easy directions that I was able to follow and make cute candy. My favorite was the marble bark – looked so cool and pretty topped on cupcakes. Can't wait to try the other kits with my kids." —japbaker

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty line at Wilton for $14.99.

    17. An essential oil diffuser for relaxing with the sweet aroma of scents like lavender, eucalyptus, lemon, or any other essential oil you enjoy using.


    Holds up to 200 milliliters of water, and features seven-color mood lighting. You can rotate between one fixed color, rotating between all seven, or none at all. Each color can be adjusted between bright and dim. Plus. it has four timer setting modes, and automatically powers off when the water level is too low.

    Promising review: "First off, let me say that this is the fourth diffuser that I’ve purchased both off Amazon and through local stores, and this is BY FAR been the best one I’ve used. When the girlfriend breaks three in a matter of six months, it was time to do some additional research. I hope this gives future buyers a better insight into why this diffuser is head and shoulders above the rest. If you ask anyone why they’re looking to purchase an essential oil diffuser, you’ll find the common response being, 'to feel more relaxed.' That is exactly what you get with this diffuser. The aesthetically pleasing wood grain, coupled with a low, sleek design gives you the ability to hide this away, or show it off in any room. The diffuser comes with over 15 different light settings and an angled flow which is rare to find. Oh, and it doesn’t stop there! The manual came with additional coupons for future oil purchases and even included various essential oil recipes. But, I’d have to say the BEST feature about this diffuser HAS GOT to be the 18 MONTH WARRANTY!! And that, my friends, is the ultimate way to feel more relaxed." —Josh

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in two finishes, and two sizes).

    Kick start your aromatherapy experience with this 14-pack of essential oils that has over 3,400 reviews and a 4.4-star rating on Amazon for $21.99.

    18. A stemless wine glass set you're bound to get a ton of use out of as you accomplish you 2020 New Year's Resolution to re-watch the entirety of Game of Thrones before 2021.

    World Market

    Comes with four glasses! Hand-wash only!!!

    Get it from World Market for $19.16.

    19. A framed custom constellation map for a view of what the night sky looked light based on the date and location you provide. Perhaps your birth date, your wedding night, or any other special occasion you'd like to commemorate.


    Get it from Finch & Cotter on Etsy for $26+ (available in two frame colors, and two sizes).

    20. A KitchenAid stand mixer that'll basically transform your kitchen into a fancy bakery. This thing is seriously worth every penny because it'll last you so long.,

    This stand mixer has 10 different speeds from very slow stir all the way to very fast whip to meet all your prepping needs. It comes with a flat beater, a dough hook, and a wire whip. It features a 5 quart stainless-steel bowl, a head tilt back for easier access, and a two-piece pouring shield.

    Promising review: "I bought this for my wife to help with our annual massive Christmas cookie bake-off. We had this thing filled to the brim with various types of dough and icing all day, and it kept up with ease. Everything worked great. The motor seemed to keep up without any straining. Going to this from a decent hand-mixer was like going from a Kia to a Mercedes. We're eager to get and use some more attachments!" —M Smith

    Get it from Amazon for $329.99 (available in various colors).

    21. A five-tier corner shelf for a piece as great at storing decorative items as being a decorative piece itself.


    Promising review: "Worked absolutely perfect for my needs. This shelf was super easy to put together and even easier to hang on the wall. The spacing between the shelves is a fair distance, (perfect for my needs), with the top one being open for bigger items if needed. Overall, this shelf worked perfect for me and I may get more in the future." —Cyndie and Chris

    Get it from Amazon for $39.91.

    22. A trio pan for whipping up three different types of lasagnas, casseroles, breads, brownies, and more all at the same time!,

    Made of heavy-weight aluminized steel for the best heat conduction and even baking and releasing. It's silicone-based, and made with non-stick coating. The pan is dishwasher-safe, but hand-washing is recommending to extend product life.

    Promising review: "As someone who has a child, (now a teenager), that will not eat any form of cheese, this pan is amazing! I typically avoid making any food that has cheese mixed into it, but now I can make him a section without cheese, and the rest of us our regular cheesy goodness. Another benefit to this pan is how well the portions slice. One cut with the spatula gives you a perfectly formed square. Each section makes four regular-sized portions for our family." —thelastcoyote101

    Get it from Amazon for $20.39.

    23. A colorful pair of slip-on sneakers from the Selena Gomez x Puma collection I can only imagine will make doing any form of walking or running while bopping to "Look At Her Now" a million times more exhilarating.


    Get them from Puma for $90 (available in sizes 5.5—10).

    24. A Disney font wooden name sign to add a touch of Disney magic to the lucky space where you choose to hang your name sign.


    Get it from Personalise My Name on Etsy for $1.33/per letter.

    25. A bottle of gourmet truffle hot sauce that'll make you wonder how you ever ate any food ever without drizzling this amazing stuff on it.


    Promising review: "Purchased this because it's one of Oprah’s favorite things. As a truffle and hot sauce lover, this is what you get when truffle and hot sauce had a baby but 10 times better. I highly recommend this, because it helps my food taste better." —Linzy nguyen

    Get it from Amazon for $17.98.

    26. A wireless Bluetooth karaoke microphone for channeling your inner superstar without leaving the house, booking a room at your local karaoke bar, or sharing the mic with randos at the bar.

    It can also connect to their device via cable. Check out BuzzFeed's full write-up on this karaoke mic.

    Promising review: "Oh my gosh, I love this! I got mine in the mail yesterday and ended up playing with it for about five hours last night LOL. It connects via Bluetooth so you can connect it to your phone — the music and your singing comes out of the microphone's speaker. It has a volume control for your voice and for the music and also an echo feature. You can put an SD card into the bottom of it and record yourself, or connect it with an audio out to record on one of those karaoke apps on your phone. Between this and being able to find just about any song on karaoke via YouTube, you could easily have your own karaoke parties at home!" —Ferretocious

    Get it from Amazon for $30.99 (available in 11 colors).

    27. A cat or dog spatula (or BOTH) that'll make for the most purr-fect addition to your kitchen.

    Sur La Table

    These spatulas are heat-resistant, and made of BPA-free silicone so it won't absorb flavors and is easy-to-clean in the dishwasher! They feature rounded and flat edges for simple scraping, stirring, and folding, as well as ergonomic handles that make for a secure, comfy grip!

    Promising review: "While shopping at the mall, I went into Sur La Table and found this durable spatula. My wife loves dogs, so the design was perfect! It is now her favorite go-to spatula!" —Gregory L

    Get them from Sur La Table for $12: the dog spatula here, and the cat spatula here.

    28. A sherpa sweatshirt with the Calvin logo so you can feel super comfy, while still looking extremely trendy. A win/win.

    Calvin Klein

    Get it from Calvin Klein for $35.70 (available in three colors, and sizes XS—XL).

    29. A white noise sound machine for blocking out those disturbing sounds that typically distract you from studying, getting work done, and, worst of all, getting a good night's sleep.


    Features two speeds, and customized sound!

    Promising review: "I have four of these. I love them. I give them as gifts to every friend who has a new baby. My first was for an open office to help drown out private conversations from a nearby kitchen that I really didn't want to hear. My second was for my first baby. We got a third when my second was born, and finally I got my own so I could sleep through my husband's snoring. They're great. Until they rattle. There's nothing more annoying than an inconsistent rattle. Determined not to spend another $50, I unscrewed the bottom of the worst offender. It was filled with dust. I cleaned it with compressed air and put the smallest drop of silicone lubricant, that specifically does not attract dust, onto the base of the shaft that the fan sits on top of. I let it penetrate for a minute, turned it on and the rattle was gone. $50 saved and I'm in love again." —FAS

    Get it from Amazon for $44.93 (available in 11 colors, and four styles).

    30. A ticket for a concert or show you're just dying to see! Perhaps your favorite singer is going on tour, or you have a trip to the Big Apple coming up and would love a ticket to one of Broadway's biggest hits.


    Check out Ticketmaster or Live Nation for tickets to all your favorite acts, or StubHub or SeatGeek for re-sale tickets.

    31. Atlas Coffee Club to transport you to countries around the world by way of what is gonna be the best coffee your taste buds have ever tried.

    @atlascoffeeclub / Via

    What you'll get: Choose between a half bag of coffee (about 15 cups), a single bag of coffee (about 30 cups), or a double bag of coffee (about 60 cups), every two weeks or every four weeks, in either light to medium roast (fruit, berry, citrus, chocolate), medium to dark roast (chocolate, bold, rich, full-body), or all roast types, and either in whole-bean or ground form. They'll also get flavor notes, a postcard, and brewing tips!

    Get it from Atlas Coffee Club: $9/half bag, $14/single bag, or $28/double bag.

    Read our full review of Atlas Coffee Club.

    32. A *reversible* faux-leather tote and wristlet to become your new favorite accessories. Not to mention, they're neutral and classic enough to get a ton of everyday use.


    Promising review: "Love that this bag is reversible. The dark side will be good for winter and the light side will be good for spring/summer. It's a great size for carrying overnight stuff or work stuff including lunch. It comes with a small pouch that I use to keep a packable shopping pouch, wipes, and a couple other small items for easy access." —Citygirl53

    Get it from Nordstrom for $50 (available in four colors).

    33. A wake-up lamp that'll provide a natural sunrise in your bedroom so waking up in the morning, especially if it's before the sun rises, isn't nearly as difficult as it used to be.


    Helps you fall asleep with a RelaxBreathe function, and wake up naturally with a colored sunrise. It features seven natural sounds, FM radio, white noise, and power back-up. It has USB-mobile phone charging, and AUX-dock with a quality speaker to listen to music.

    Promising review: "This has been one of the best purchases I’ve made. I hate waking up to a loud alarm and I’ve been wanting to find a way to do it in the least intrusive way. I used sleep cycle but same issue, I hate the loudness of the alarm even if it is waking me at my lightest sleep. Ever since buying the sunrise wake-up lamp, waking up has been the most pleasant. I’m no longer jolted awake, and as a result I feel like I have way more energy in the morning. The nature sounds are fantastic and gentle. The lamp function is definitely not going to be as bright as a regular lamp, but it is bright enough to read. Overall, a great purchase, and I don’t hate waking up now." —Lili Shi

    Get it from Amazon for $199.90.

    34. A 12-bottle wine rack for storing your best bottles of vino in a gorgeous decorative piece. Go ahead and buy enough of these for stowing away all of your bottles, we encourage it.


    Promising review: "My favorite wine racks! We bought three to fit a very specific space on a bookshelf. They fit beautifully and don't look cheap, even with lighting right above them. I especially love that these fit larger bottles. I couldn't be happier with these!" —Jenn Viridis

    Get it from Amazon for $36.99 (available in two finishes).

    35. A sweatshirt to ensure everyone around you that yes, you're fine. Of course, you're fine. Why wouldn't you be fine? Maybe you're not fine? But, eh, no, you're definitely fine, so stop asking, because clearly my shirt says that I AM FINE.

    Shop BuzzFeed

    Get it from Shop BuzzFeed for $39.99 (available in two colors, and sizes S—5XL).

    36. A Homesick candle — available in a variety of scents by state, cities, countries, memories, and more, they'll instantly transport your senses.


    Get them from Homesick: the Dunkin' Peppermint Mocha Candle (left — top note: peppermint, dark chocolate whipped cream, mid note: brewed espresso, mocha, vanilla extract, espresso bean, base note: sugar cane, steamed milk) for $29.95, and the Michigan candle (right — top note: chocolate, cherry, lemon, mid note: honeysuckle, rose, ylang, cinnamon, cedarwood, base note: sandalwood, amber, musk)) for $29.95.

    Be sure to shop all of the amazing things Homesick has to offer!

    37. An insulated travel mug with a tea and coffee press inside that'll seriously help on those busy mornings where there's just no time to brew a pot of coffee or wait in line at Starbucks. Now you can literally brew on-the-go.


    Just add coarsely ground coffee, hot water, and seal the lid for a fresh-pressed cup. It's made of BPA-free plastic, has double-wall construction, and keeps beverages hot or cold for several hours. Plus, it has a durable design and spill-resistant lid, as well as a silicone non-slip grip. This is dishwasher-safe!

    Promising review:
    "Coffee lovers know the French press method makes some of the best coffee around. But the coffee often cools off in the pot. This ingenious item has the press inside a thoroughly insulated stainless travel cup, (with a comfy exterior grip). Instead of pouring coffee out of a pot after it's pressed, you just... drink it from the cup! The grounds remain securely at the bottom of the cup, (under the press screen) and YOU get to enjoy a big cup of wonderful coffee that stays nice and hot. Easy to clean — I just dump the grounds, rinse and put in the dishwasher. This makes a terrific gift, (a sweet person gave mine to me!)" —Les

    Get it from Amazon for $14.25 (available in three colors).

    38. A Dash air fryer that'll have you enjoying "fried" versions of all your favorite foods, minus all the oil.

    Features a six quart capacity fryer basket, and an auto-shutoff function to prevent overcooking. All non-electric parts are dishwasher-safe!

    Promising review: "I was very glad to join the air fry bandwagon with this Dash Air Fryer. I have mostly used it for frozen foods such as egg rolls, chicken tenders, and fish fillets so far. I use parchment paper to help with the clean-up. In some cases it comes out better with no oil at all. Definitely a more nutritious cooking alternative!" —Michael from San Diego

    Get it from Amazon for $79.99 (available in four colors).

    39. A llama cooling and heating pad for keeping close when uncomfy cramps strike. It's soothing, and oh so cute.

    Urban Outfitters

    Microwave- and freezer-safe! Plus, it's filled with natural buckwheat grains and lavender to soothe sore spots.

    Promising review: "I have chronic stomach pains and this works perfectly for me. I love the lavender scent and the heat is a perfect temperature. It does get a little moist when heated up, but most of my rice-filled heating pads do that as well, so it’s not a problem for me." —Esdv

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $29.

    40. A selfie ring light to provide studio-quality lighting to all of your photos — because it's 2019 and it's ALL about getting the best picture possible for your grid, ya feel?

    Promising review: "This selfie ring light is well-made. The tripod is sturdy, but lightweight, and the ring light is bright. The tripod can be set at various heights depending on the occasion, and yet it is very compact to carry around. It can stand on the floor, or be set-up on a desk — very flexible. The ring light has three modes: warm yellow, warm white, and white, as well as 10 levels of brightness. It is suitable for all kinds of lighting needs. Also, the phone clip is easy to put on and easy to secure the phone in place. I use this for selfies and for video conferencing. It works really well." —Di W.

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99.

    41. An urban map glass that'll happily hold your favorite drink — alcoholic or not, and truly be the ~toast of the town.~


    Wash glass in dishwasher before using the first time!

    Promising review: "Glass is great! Etching is beautiful and, the fact that it's dishwasher-safe is a massive plus. It was even dropped fairly aggressively and survived the fall, though I wouldn't suggest testing it for yourself." —Catie

    Get it from UncommonGoods for $16.

    42. A personalized photo puzzle for taking your fave photo of you and your best friend, your significant other, your family, your favorite celebrity, or just you (hey, you do you), and turning it into a fun little activity.

    Personalization Mall

    Promising review: "I bought this custom puzzle as a Valentine's gift for my fiancé. He loved it and we put it together as a sweet activity. I was prepared for the photo to be distorted because of the cut-out, but it turned out perfect! Highly recommend!" —Elizabeth V.

    Get it from Personalization Mall for $12.79.

    43. An AeroGarden to make growing herbs and plants incredibly simple, and feel less chore-like.


    Comes with seeds for Genovese basil, curly parsley, dill, mint, thyme, Thai basil, as well as Miracle-Gro plant food. The energy-efficient LED grow lights automatically turn on and off and the system reminds you when to water and add plant food.

    Promising review: "I love to cook, so the thought of having fresh herbs and veggies right on my kitchen counter was exciting. However, I had never had much success gardening. This new Goodful AeroGarden changed that for me. I made the best caprese salad I have ever eaten last week with some fresh basil from my garden. My kids actually enjoy helping me harvest and eat something green. It is freezing outside right now, but we still have fresh produce growing in our home! I can't believe it works this well. If you enjoy cooking or gardening, I would highly recommend." —FreshMom

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $129.99 (available in two colors).

    44. A kitchen utensil set that'll truly provide you with the essentials needed in any kitchen. Plus, look at how fancy schmancy they look. Your parents will be proud of you.


    This 15-piece set includes 12-inch tongs, a square turner, a spoon, a slotted spoon, a grater, a swivel peeler, an ice cream scoop, a potato masher, a can opener, a balloon whisk, a spatula, a meat tenderizer, a pizza wheel, and a holder. The nylon and silicone tools are safe to use on non-stick surfaces, and are heat-resistant in temps of up to 400 degrees Fahrenheit. The utensil holder includes a removable drip tray that is dishwasher-safe!

    Promising review: "I love all OXO items, and these don't disappoint. I bought this set for my daughter's apartment, but ended up keeping it myself and passing my older utensils down to her — LOL! She's happy and I'm happy. I put a few of the less frequently used items in the drawer, (meat tenderizer, pizza slicer, shredder), to make room for some OXO wooden spoons I also purchased." —Scarlett

    Get them from Amazon for $84.77.

    45. A metal bulletin board for hanging up in your work space, or even just your room so you have an easy place to put up photos, notes and reminders, memorabilia, and more!


    Promising review: "This bulletin board is attractive and functional. It holds items with magnets and also with pushpins. It comes with plenty of small magnets and pushpins. The magnets that came with this bulletin board are strong enough to securely hold notes and photos with ease. I added a few large magnetic hooks, too. I bought two of these bulletin boards — one for the kitchen, and one for my desk area. Notes, cards, photos, and desk accessories are now organized and handy at my desk. In the kitchen, my potholders, oven mitts, and kitchen utensils are always ready and available. Even my house keys have a place to be." —Oregana

    Get it from Amazon for $40 (available in two colors).

    46. A pair of shearling earmuffs to prevent you from ever uttering or even thinking the words, "my ears are cold," this winter.

    Nordstrom Rack

    Promising review: "I love these earmuffs! I moved to Wisconsin this year from California, and am preparing fort my first real winter. We've already had snow and low 20 temperatures, but my ears are toasty warm AND adorable." —KAT46

    Get them from Nordstrom Rack for $39.97 (available in two colors).

    47. A heat-changing constellation mug so you can drink your hot beverages in a truly out-of-this-world way. Yes, it literally transforms when you pour a hot drink in. My wig is on Mars.


    Mug is microwave-safe, but must be hand-washed!

    Promising review: "I got this for my internship so I could stop using paper cups. I love it! I get excited every time I make tea and just watch all the little constellations appear. You can see where the heat sensitive paper is along the mug, and there is a seam, but it doesn't bother me. Works like a mug should! Very pleased." —Georgeanna Stockemer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.95.

    48. A waterproof Bluetooth speaker that'll have you bumping your jams everywhere from your bedroom to the shower to a party to the beach to anywhere else that could use some tunes, aka EVERYWHERE.


    Speaker is dust-proof, mud-proof, shock-proof, rain-proof, snow-proof, and water-proof (can safely be immersed up to 1–30 minutes). Comes with a rechargeable battery and has a hands-free function, and includes a USB-cable and aux-cable.

    Promising review: "I was quite surprised at the quality of sound this unit produces, especially in light of its size. I'm currently using it in my shop, which can be quite noisy at times, but I can hear the music fine. The bass response is really very good for such a small unit, and it can play pretty loud. It linked to my iPhone in a second, and continues to play even when the phone is 30 feet away with no drop outs. It came with a charge, and played several hours before I had to recharge it. I like the voice that provides status, letting you know that it's powered on, and linked. It's so good in fact, that I am ordering another one!" —nexy jo

    Get it from Amazon for $32.99+ (available in three colors).

    49. A Cadbury selection box for when you're feeling like asking for a trip across the pond just to try their delicious candy bars might be a bit much.


    Comes with one Curly Wurly, one Picnic, one Twirl, one Starbar, one Crunchie, one Wispa, one Dairy Milk Caramel, one Double Decker, one Dairy Milk, and one Flake.

    Promising review: "Just received several days ahead of estimated delivery which was very nice. All the chocolates/candy are very freshly dated and were protected by the packaging. The box itself was a bit dented but everything inside was perfect. I am very happy with this purchase. Several years ago, I went to a local British store and bought about $40 worth of candy for a British vs. American 'taste-off' for the kids, (we would read a book and then try to eat meals/snacks like the characters for a new experience). This was so much less expensive and I saved myself the two hour round-trip drive. Can't wait to show the kids and remind them of that taste-off picnic!" —dp

    Get it from Amazon for $14.49.

    50. A Phonesoap to clean all the yucky germs off your phone, because — news flash! — you bring your phone everywhere with you, maybe even into the bathroom, so it's disgusting and needs cleaning, ok?!


    This amazing gadget helps to kill 99.99% of bacteria with a UV light. It fits all phones, including larger ones like the iPhone 8 Plus, and it has two charging ports on the back — a USB and USB-C. You can also use it to clean pacifiers, smart watches, headphones, credit cards, keys, and whatever else fits inside.

    Promising review: "What a perfect gadget for getting your phone clean. After touching who knows what while commuting to work, and it being that time of year everyone around you gets sick, this comes in handy. After the first use it looked great, and then I wiped it down with the sponge that came with it. I feel so much better about using my phone now." —Crystal Gardner

    Get it from Amazon for $79.95 (available in 10 colors).

    51. A sleeping mask to help smooth and hydrate your skin overnight. Just apply before bed, go to sleep, wake up, and voila — the easiest skin care routine in the world.


    Good for normal, oily, combination, dry, and sensitive skin. It's paraben-, sulfate-, and phthalate-free. To use, use two scoopers or a generous layer on the skin as the final step of your evening skincare routine. For dry skin, layer an additional dime-sized amount. Gently pat the mask (NOT rub) into the skin until absorbed and wash thoroughly in the morning.

    Promising review: "I've never been the type of person to leave reviews, but with this I have to. I've been using this for almost a month and I use it on a daily basis. When I have breakouts I apply this at night, and the next morning I wake up and the breakout has shrunk tremendously or is almost gone. Not to mention, it's made my face so much brighter and softer! I use this religiously and have found a little goes a long way. I love this product so much. Even with my oily skin, it doesn't cause my skin to feel oily. It is PERFECT." —kaitykaitt

    Get it from Sephora for $45.

    52. A Himalayan pink salt lamp that'll add a nice, warm glow into any room, while easily becoming the coolest decoration you own.


    Comes with a pre-installed light bulb, and a 5.6 foot cord with a patented dimmer switch to adjust brightness.

    Promising review: "I purchased this salt lamp with low expectations of any kind of benefits. The price point is low enough to be worth the risk, and it is a good-looking decoration. I can say that I have been blown away by the performance of this lamp. I turn it on a dim setting when I sleep, and have noticed that when I wake up, I have less 'eye boogers,' and can breathe better through my nose. I assume this is due to the dust, pollen, general particle-attracting characteristic of the salt lamp. I have used all sorts of diffusers and oils, nose filters, etc., and this lamp has given me better results than all of them. Considering I live in the land of pollen (Florida), this lamp is invaluable. I like it so much, I bought another after a week of using it!" —BJ L

    Get it from Amazon for $16.97.

    53. A pair of suede slippers with a sheepskin lining to keep your feet feeling extra cozy. Warning: once you put these on, you may NEVER want to take them off.


    Promising review: "I'm now wearing my second pair of these slippers slippers, and it isn't due to a flaw in materials or craftsmanship. The simple reason is I WEAR them ALL THE TIME!! They simply wear out because I wear them/love them until they start falling apart after a couple years. Great warmth, comfort, and soul for wearing outside, as well as in the house." —Sioux430

    Get them from Cabela's for $49.99 (available in sizes 6—11).

    54. A smart phone picture printer to bring on-the-go and turn any photo taken on your phone's camera into a high-quality print.


    No batteries or cords are required! For the best picture quality, make sure your screen lock is on and that your turn the brightness up all the way. Only requires Fujifilm Instax mini film, not included.

    Promising review: "Bought the printer to take with me to a wedding over the weekend. The printer was very easy to carry around and you can print pictures anytime and anywhere. You get a nice, retro vibe to the pictures, and everyone loved having a physical photo to keep. I highly recommend it. Tip: make sure your phone is on full brightness before you print, to make sure it doesn’t come out too dark." —Ambika Singh

    Get it from Amazon for $25.05+ (available in three colors).

    55. A green tea memory foam mattress topper or a microplush mattress pad that'll prove once and for all that there is no holiday present like the gift of a good night's sleep.


    Promising review (for the first mattress topper): "I have to admit my wife purchased this product and I gave her a hard time about it. I now have to eat my words! This is absolutely like sleeping on clouds, I truly didn't want to leave the bed last time we went camping." —Broken Hero

    Get the green tea memory foam mattress (left) for $25.72+ (available in five sizes, and three styles), or the microplush mattress pad (right) for $36.99+ (available in five sizes).

    56. A denim mini skirt available in a wide array of colors for becoming your new favorite skirt and finding new ways of pairing with all your favorite tops. Jeans? Leggings? Shorts? We don't know them anymore.

    Free People

    Promising review: "I love this skirt! It fits so well. I plan on wearing it with band tees, but it’s also cute with oversized sweaters or a thermal or moto jacket. Such a good staple piece!" —meganrn

    Get it from Free People for $50 (available in nine colors, and sizes 0–12).

    57. An Echo Dot to basically serve as your own personal assistant of sorts. Wanna play music? Read the news? Find out what the weather outside is like? Just ask this handy device those things, and SO much more.


    Allows you to stream songs from Amazon Music, Apple Music (coming soon), Spotify, Sirius XM, and more. You can also ask Alexa to play music, answer questions, read the news, check the weather, set alarms, control compatible smart home devices, and more! You can call and message almost anyone hands-free, and drop-in on other rooms to make announcements with compatible devices.

    Promising review: "I've waited for a smart home speaker for some time because I wasn't sure which one I should get, since there are a few to consider. I chose the Echo Dot for a few reasons. It has a ton of support for smart devices and they have many app skills to pick from. The sound quality is great! I was really surprised by how much sound comes from this little device. I am hard of hearing and wear hearing aids, and I am very pleased with the sound. I am having a great time connecting it to some of my devices like my Xbox One, Bluetooth headsets, and speaker system. I plan on ordering more smart plugs to control my lamps and fan for starters, and may look into an Alexa-controlled smart TV. All I can say is that Amazon has really made a great upgrade to the previous versions. It was part of the reasons why I picked this one. I highly recommend it to anyone looking for a small smart speaker with the ability to control devices, and a great assistant." —Phantom Phreak

    Get it from Amazon for $34.99 (available in four colors).

    58. A divided skillet for anyone — which is probably everyone — who wants to cook the whole meal in one go and not separately.

    Features five compartments. It only requires one burner, and it's non-stick and stain-resistant. Plus, it features double layer non-stick coating that is PFOA-free. It's both oven- and dishwasher-safe.

    Promising review: "Now that I have cooked a few meals with this pan, I can honestly say that I will no longer be needing all my other pans. It just does it all. Cooking multiple ingredients at the same time and then infusing them together to mix the flavors is something that I have never been able to do before. Keep the pan at a medium heat to always get the best cook, because foods cook differently, and you can take your time in preparing your meal. I recommend this to pretty much anyone that likes to cook and mostly to the ones that dread it!" —Dan S

    Get it from Amazon for $31.62.

    59. A long-distance friendship lamp to get yourself and a loved one. When the miles separating you feel too far, one of you can turn your light on and let the glow from the other lamp emit a glow. Now it's like you guys are right next to each other!


    Promising review: "I received a pair of friendship lamps from a dear friend and at first didn't know what I was supposed to do with them. Then my friend said I should send one to my daughter, and the light literally went on. My daughter and I both love communicating that we are thinking of the other by touching the lamp, and especially love it when we are both changing the colors at the same time. It is the next best thing to holding her hand." —Mama

    Get it from UncommonGoods: one lamp for $85 or two lamps for $170.

    60. Hedbanz — a fun game of guessing which character or celebrity you are, while asking the other players yes or no questions to help figure it out.


    Promising review: "This is a fun and very simple game to play with other adults. It is basically an enhanced 'who am I' game. You take a headband, and put a card in it, then you have to ask questions to other people in order to guess who is on your headband. The game comes with the cards, the headband, and a timer. You have 90 seconds to ask yes or no questions until you can guess who is on your card. It is a really fun game to play with others. This game is an 'adult' version of the game, so the characters, etc. on the cards are more geared towards things that adults would know. Overall, a really fun and simple game to play. It takes a minute to learn, and can be a great time with a group of friends." —Jonathan Pedrone

    Get it from Amazon for $16.97.

    Looking for more great Amazon finds? Check out some of our favorite cheap things to buy on Amazon, some of the weirdest things on Amazon you might actually want, or read through all the rest of our incredible Amazon product recommendations.

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    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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