La Vie Chic’s Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

By Emily Southey

The season of giving is upon us! Whether you’re a master gift-giver or you dread this time of year, this list can help you. With fantastic options for both men and women, you’ll surely be inspired by the below unique selections, ranging in price and styles, for the purpose of stocking stuffing as well as for those larger special and memorable items.  From the perfect faux fur stole for your classiest girlfriend, to the latest tech gadgets for your Apple-obsessed husband, check out La Vie Chic’s Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide.

For Her

For the Elegant Lady:

Think class, sophistication, and of course, elegance. For the girlfriend who loves high heels, Kate Spade handbags, and Kate Middleton.

Small Faux Fur Stole from Zara – $49.90

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Chanel Number 5 L’eau Spray from Nordstrom – $100

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Makeup Palette iPhone 7 Case from Kate Spade  – $40

 

Crystal Embroidered Necklace from Banana Republic – $85

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Matte Chelsea Rain Boots from J. Crew – $83

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For the On-the-Go Mom:

Think smart, practical, and travel-friendly. For the busy mother,  who schedules all of her days by the minute.

Twin Lid Tea Infuser Travel Mug from Chapter Indigo – $18

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Natural Gemstones Collection from Hair Slinky – $10

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2017 Abstract Flower Planner from Papyrus – $24.94

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Toquerville Satchel from Spring – $26.99

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Clark Retro Sunglasses from Topshop – £16

clark-retro-sunglassesFor the Bookworm:

Think cozy, warm, and literary. For the woman who lives for her book club and insists on reading just one more page before she goes to bed each night.

Kindle E-Reader from Amazon – $79.99

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Literary Candle from Uncommon Goods – $22.25

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Cat Bookends from Wayfair – $97.99

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Personal Library Kit from House 8810 – $15

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Ritterbach Book Hook from Connox – $41

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For the Travel Junkie:

Think stylish, carry on-friendly, and lightweight. For the friend with a serious case of wanderlust who can’t seem to stay put for more than a few weeks at a time.

Oversized Luggage Tag from Chapters Indigo – $20

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Get Lost Duffel from Lululemon – $158

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Wireless Phone Charger from Amazon – $15.99

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Raynor Passport Holder from Herschel Supply – $48.99

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Bliss Fabulous Travel Essentials from ASOS – $29.31

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For the Baking Wizard:

Think cutesy, resilient, and colourful. For the woman who lives in her apron and can whip up two dozen cupcakes like it’s nobody’s business.

Sissinghurst Castle Rolling Pin from Anthropologie – $32

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Trivet from H&M – $12.99

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Donut Ornament Set from Urban Outfitters – $16

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Bella Pantry Recipe Book from Kate Spade – $34

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Kitchenaid Artisan Mini Stand Mixer from The Bay – $549.99

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For Him

For the Classy Gentleman:

Think bow ties, facial hair, and martinis. For the man that idolizes James Bond and constantly strokes his perfectly manicured moustache.

Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist from Amazon – $8.92

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2-Pack Yarn Dyed Socks from Scotch & Soda – $32

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Bluebeards Original Beard Brush – $30

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Veerappan Moustache Wax from Lush – $16.95

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Satin Black Batman Mask Cufflinks from The Bay – $69.50

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For the Fitness Fanatic:

Think speed, agility, and sweat-wicking fabric. For the friend that spends more time at the gym than he does in his own apartment.

SoundSport In-Ear Headphones from Bose – $99

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Free RN Flyknit from Nike – $130

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In Your Element Duffel from Lululemon – $148

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Legend Bells from Onnit – $95.50

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M400 GPS Running Watch from Polar – $179.95

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For the Working Man:

Think stress-relieving, classic, and most importantly, office-appropriate. For the man who just “can’t get away” from the office nearly every day.

Kenneth Cole Reaction Leather Messenger Bag  – $195

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Magnetic Sand Hourglass from Uncommon Goods – $25.37

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Shark Bite Stapler from JZ Pen – $145

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For the Hip Dad:

Think sleek, trendy, and functional. For the father who makes a mean breakfast sandwich and is always up to date with the latest fashion trends.

Heritage Sleeve from Herschel – $49.99

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Breakfast Sandwich Maker from Hamilton Beach – $24.99

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Canby Sunglasses from Shwood – $179

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Men’s Wanaka Down Jacket from Patagonia – $469

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Driver Leather 42mm Watch from Nixon – $235

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For the Techie:  

Think groundbreaking, state-of-the-art, and seamless. For the man who camps outside an Apple store overnight when a new iPhone is being released.

Sony PlayStation VR from Best Buy – $549.99

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Yoga Book with Windows from Lenovo – $549.99

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Apple TV from Apple – $149

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4-In-1 Lens from Olloclip – $94.99

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QuietComfort 35 Wireless Headphones from Bose – $449.99

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Happy holiday season to all. We hope these suggestions inspire you to enjoy some worry-free shopping for your loved ones.

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