Family / Saving + Shopping

2017 Gift Guides: Gifts for the Guys

11.17.17
gift guide for guys

After gifts for me (and all you ladies) and gifts for the kiddos, I’m finishing  up the week with a list of things you might consider for the man on your list: Some practical things, some grooming things, some libations and some gadgets that he’ll love playing with. My husband lives in the blue track suit below (it’s THE softest thing you have ever felt) and those Chelsea boots look chic yet furry enough for a romp through the snow. Happy Friday, and happy shopping! Holiday Gift Guides: Gifts for the Guys

1. Polaroid OneStep 2 Instant camera | 2. Declan Microfiber pocket square | 3. Claus Porto spiced citrus shaving cream | 4. Clinique for Men cleansing brush | 5. Fizzics draft beer system | 6. Happy Socks Holiday Set | 7. Samsung Gear S3 Frontier | 8. Outdoor Voices Weekender Hoodie | 9. Outdoor Voices New Weekender Sweats | 10. Ugg Austratlia Suede Chelsea Boot | 11. Nike Air Zoom Pegasus | 12. DJI Spark Mini Drone | 13. Beats Studio 3 Wireless Headphones | 14. Essential Phone with 360 Camera | 15. American Eagle Outfitters Pom Pom Beanie | 16. GoPro Hero 6 | 17. Felix Grey Computer Glasses | 18. Bonobos Italian Wool Overcoat | 19. Rome Industries Waffle Iron | 20. F*ck, That’s Delicious Cookbook | 21. Ratio Eight Coffee Maker | 22. Whisky Me Subscription

Family / Saving + Shopping

2017 Gift Guides: Gifts for the Kiddos

11.15.17
gift guide for kids

After indulging myself with a gift guide full of things that I want myself (how outrageous!) I’m now turning my attention to the kids in my life, who have no shortage toys and things that have captured their attention this holiday season. Here’s just a few of the things that I’ve heart them talking about, along with a few that I might scoop them on — anything on this list will satisfy your smalls.

gift guide for kids

1. Plush reindeer | 2. Flybrix Lego Drone Kits | 3. 20th Anniversary Tomagotchi | 4. Samsung HMD Odyssey Mixed Reality Headset | 5. Chipolo lost & found tracker | 6. Bomber with fur liner | 7. Nintendo Switch | 8. Louboard Electric Skateboard | 9. Girls Gold Snowjoggers | 10. Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 | 11. Philips Sonicare Smart Toothbrush | 12. Talkies by Toymail Unicorn | 13. Tech Will Save Us Electro Dough Kit | 14. Lumee Duo Selfie iPhone case | 15. The Land of Nod Furry bear sleeping bag | 16. Fingerling Interactive Pet | 17. Luckies Smartphone Projector | 18. Audio Pro Addon T5 Bluetooth Speaker | 19. Littlebits Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit | 20. Teenage Engineering Pocket Synthesizer | 21. Rainbow neon sign | 22. Artiphon Instrument 1 | 23. MakeWonder Cue | 24. Public Supply notebook

 

Saving + Shopping

2017 Gift Guides: Gifts I want all for myself

11.13.17
Gift Guide Me

At this time of year, I’m usually more concerned with what’s on everyone else’s list, but making this gift guide prompted me to come up with the gifts that I, myself, would be stoked to receive, and I think I put together a pretty stellar pile of goods. We’ll be running gift guides all week, so there’s plenty more to come. Enjoy! Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Gifts for me

1. Samsung Frame 55″  TV | 2. Welleco Alkalizer Greens | 3. Cherry Bombe Cookbook | 4. Loeffler Randall Leopard Bootie | 5. RMS Gift Set | 6. Cuyana X La Ligne Hobo bag | 7. Google Pixel 2 XL | 8. Away Bigger Carry-On in Sand | 9. Lively Long-Lined Lace Bralette | 10. Leica C Camera | 11. Clare V. Angie Perfume | 12. Kule The Ship Sweater | 13. A Gold E Distressed Jeans | 14. J. Hannah oval signet ring | 15. Glossier Boy Brow | 16. Urbanears Stammen Multi-room Speaker | 17. Blockshop Pillows | 18. J. Hannah Nail Polish in Ghost Ranch.

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