The holidays will be here before you know it, and you know what that means…lots of searching for the perfect holiday gifts for those on your Christmas list this year. For many people choosing that perfect gift for the special people in their lives can be stressful but it doesn’t have to be. You just need a holiday gift guide to give you some ideas and inspiration and you are in the right place for that! Check out these recommendations and find the perfect holiday gift for everyone on your list this year!
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Gifts for Travelers
Bombas Compression Socks (20-30 mmHg)
A must-have for every traveler! Great for planes, road trips, hiking, or long days of walking.
Bon Voyage Notebook set from Rifle Paper
For the traveler or wannabe traveler. Great for planning a trip, journalling a trip, or dreaming about a trip!
Letters from Afar: An Explorer's Tale
Beautiful handwritten letters from far away places to inspire their next trip or learn about someplace new.
Wallaroo Casual Traveler Packable Hat
Packable hat with UPF 50+ fabric block for the sun and UV rays and quick-drying microfiber fabric.
Once you try packing cubes you will never pack any other way!
Apple AirTag 4 Pack
Track your luggage, your mother, your car, a must-have!
imeetu Coin Purse
Traveling in Europe? You will need a coin purse for all the Euros!
Traveling with Gifts
- Don’t wrap your gifts until you reach your destination.
- Place heavier items on the bottom of your suitcase or at the bottom of your car trunk.
- Pack gifts in your carry-on bag if you can.
Gifts For Francophiles
Je Taime Framed Wall Art from Target
Frenchify any room with this beautifully minimalistic je t'aime (I love you in French) framed art piece.
La Parisienne Dish Towel from Europe
Kitchen work doesn't have to be a chore with these beautiful dish towels from European Splendor.
Arc De Triomphe Mug from Sur la Table
Enjoy your daily coffee or tea ritual in this mug that transports you to the City of Light.
Je Suis Sick of this Sh*t Ceramic Candle
Get this whimsical candle from Jennifer Vallez that expresses “I am sick of this sh*t” in French!
Paris Seine-Sational T Shirt
A super cute t-shirt that expresses their love for Paris.
I Need to go to France Mug
I don't need therapy, I need to go to France!
C'est la Vie Luggage Tag
Mark your suitcase with style! “That's life” in French!
Jacqueline in Paris
A fictional account of Jacqueline Bouvier's (née Kennedy Onassis) junior year abroad in Paris, told from her perspective.
Daughters of Paris
Gripping World War II novel taking place in Paris. A tale of war, love, family, and two best friends caught in the middle.
A Waiter in Paris
Portrait of the underbelly of contemporary Paris as seen through the eyes of a young waiter in the City of Light.
A touching memoir of searching for the meaning of an authentic French cassoulet and uncovering much more.
Christmas in France
Christmas in France is dreamy. The twinkling lights, the warm mulled wine, the hustle-bustle of Christmas markets, and the beautifully decorated store windows; make it a magical time of the year to visit.
Gifts for Foodies
Pop Art Popcorn
Not your average popcorn! The foodie in your life will love ALL the flavors!
Give the gift of warm bread and croissants for life – who can resist?
Fleur de Sel French Sea Salt
Salt is life and a good fleur to sel makes anything taste better!
French Madeleine Baking Kit
Make the perfect French Madelaine at home. Your friends will love it!
Plant-Based Milk Maker
Your friend can create their own nut milk or soy milk for all kinds of drinks!
Twist & Eat Burrito Holder
Wish I had this when I worked in San Francisco, it is great for commuters!
Enameled Cast Iron Dutch Oven
This dutch oven will last them a lifetime! Get their collection started.
Colored Glass Cake Stand
This beautiful cake stand will encourage baking and you will get the treats!
All About Advent Calendars
You don’t need an Advent calendar to remind you of the joyous season, but opening the miniature doors and revealing tiny surprises sure sounds like an excellent way to lead up to Christmas Eve! Advent calendars come in many shapes and sizes.
Gifts for Co-workers
Commuting from Home Mug
How long is your commute, for a lot of folks these days, it isn't far, this mug makes fun of that!
Lists Are My Love Language
Have a list maker on your team? They will love this “Lists Are My Love Language” mug!
Modern Chaos Coordinator
Is your office situation a little chaotic? Is there someone who makes it all better no matter what? This is perfect!
Omoton Cell Phone Stand
I've had one of these for years and people in my office always wanted it! Now you can buy one for everyone!
Hang Out Candle
I would totally hang out with you even if we weren't getting paid!
Work Will Really Succ Without You
Give them this cute box with a succulent plant and candle for setting the mood.
Know someone who thinks outside the box including turning their notebook sideways?
Another Meeting Journal
I survived another meeting that should have been an email – ain't that the truth!
Gift Wrapping Tips
- Set up a wrapping station
- Buy quality wrapping paper
- Use plenty of tape
Gifts for the Home & Hostess
Snow Globes – The Story of their Origin
Snow globes have their origins in Paris! It was originally meant as decoration but now people use them as gifts or souvenirs on trips abroad. We can all be thankful that our love affair with this little glass ball continues unabated despite its humble beginnings over two centuries ago!
Book lovers & Bookworms
Book Nook from Uncommon Goods
The perfect accessory that holds a book (and where you are at), glasses, your coffee (or tea), and more!
Book Tracking Sheets from Mochi Things
Your reader can keep track of the pages they’ve read up to and keep notes on the back of these 12 pages.
Bookish T-shirt from Bluebird Bookstop
Let your reader show their Bookish pride with this grey t-shirt designed by a former librarian.
Bans Off Our Books Mug from Jennifer Vallez
Nobody likes a book ban! Support the American Library Association with this mug from Jennifer Vallez.
Jane Austen Book Stack Phone Case
The perfect phone case for any book lover, this beautiful case screams “I love books!”
Classic Book Club Mug from Rifle Paper
Your book lover will enjoy drinking their morning coffee or tea in this mug.
Personalized Hand Embroidered Bookmark
These bookmarks are stitched by hand and come in 4 designs with an initial.
Wicked Witch Handmade Bookmark
This shop has a HUGE variety of bookmarks to fit every style of reader.
Gift Wrapping Must Haves
One of the keys to making your holiday gift wrapping easier is to have the proper tools for the job. While scissors, wrapping paper, and tape are the basic supplies that you need to get the job done there are some gift wrapping supplies that can help make the process smoother:
Gifts for Fun
Still need help with holiday planning? If you need something a little more detailed, I have extensive planners for the entire holiday season: