It’s time. You’re down to the wire now. Whether you forgot that today is your office’s Secret Santa or you’ve just been so swamped that you left a few gifts to the mercy of the last-minute gods, procrastination is never the present buyer’s best friend. Or is it? (Maybe you actually enjoy taking these things to the last minute. Who are we to judge?)
In any case, there’s no more time to waste. Now’s the time to get down to buying business with these fantastic gift suggestions. While you can certainly pick old standbys like ties, cologne, sweaters, and, our personal fave, gift cards, you can also get creative without too much brain power. Just choose from our selection of smaller items and books that are just right for stuffing stockings and feeding your later, maybe gene.
By the way, if you’re reading this on December 19, you can still log on to The Shopping Channel for some amazing last minute gifts. They’re shipping until 11:59 pm tonight.
THE BEST LAST MINUTE GIFTS AROUND
Opening gifts is so much fun. Give a holiday beauty surprise with these festive Cosmetic Crackers. Packaged in a set of 3, they’re perfect for a holiday lunch gift exchange with your besties. Crack each one open to reveal a mini lip gloss and eyeshadow from Quo Cosmetics.
Available at Shoppers Drug Mart.
All the Right Smoothes by Soap & Glory $15
If your giftee has never experienced the amazingness that is Soap & Glory, then you’ll be giving her a real treat. Known for its fun personality and excellent formulations, Soap & Glory body butters are the worst kept secret amongst beauty lovers. This set of three amazing, super-moisturizing, travel-sized soap is all wrapped up in a gift box.
Available at Shoppers Drug Mart.
You already know that we are big fans of this incredible dry oil, especially in the winter months, when our skin is at its driest. At this time of year, we’re sure it’s the ultimate stocking stuffer for just about anyone on your list. This multi-tasking skincare oil is known for treating scars and stretch marks, but can also be used as makeup remover, face and body moisturizer and cuticle softener.
Available at retailers nationwide.
Alex and Ani From $32 and up
Jewellery from Alex and Ani truly is the gift that keeps on giving. Built on a philosophy of love, positive intention, and sustainability, this Made In America company uses recycled materials in their products and provides jobs to Americans. Its sustainable initiatives support the well-being of the environment, the health of local communities and the empowerment of customers in the hope of creating a positive impact on the world. Each piece features symbols that carry its own energy and is accompanied by thoughtfully crafted and meticulously researched meaning. In this gorgeous bracelet, the lotus signifies the progression of the soul, inspiring us to rise from darkness into enlightenment.
Saje Wellness “Dear Stress, Let’s Break Up Gift Set $39.95
It’s no secret that we love Saje Wellness and its life remedies made of essential oils and aromatherapy. This gift set is just right for that special someone who has trouble winding down (and really, who doesn’t?). They’ll feel stress, anxiety, and tension drip away with the Stress Release remedy and mist, while creating an atmosphere of serenity with the Silence Candle. Beautifully packed with a gift tag included, the set features Stress Release Mist, Stress Release Remedy, Lavender & Friends Lotion, and a Silence Candle.
Available online at Saje.ca and Saje’s retail stores.
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