2018 Holiday Gift Guide, Part 2—Best Gift Ideas for Her


If you’re having a difficult time finding just the right gifts for women in your life—young and old; gifts that have both class and quality but won’t break the bank—this post is for you.

I’ve compiled specific ideas—things I believe most women will find as useful as they are beautiful (super affordable, too).


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1. Designer Leather Handbag

This genuine leather hobo shoulder bag is spacious with multiple pockets. Has detachable strap and classic gold hardware. Fairly lightweight at just under two pounds. Comes in a variety of colors. Clearance sale price is about $40.

2. Apollo 39-Pc. Tool Set

Yes, I said tool set. She needs her own tools and they might just as well be pink. This set comes with everything needed for basic DIY household repairs including a really nice case. About $15.

3. T3 Cura Hair Dryer

This is a luxury item, and if it’s in the budget, it’s a hairdryer she will love and adore like none other. It is that great. It’s a professional model, fast drying, frizz smoothing, has multiple speed and heat settings and a great cool shot, too. About $180.

4. Katie DaisyWeekly Planner

Many of us still prefer paper planners and this one is fantastic. It’s has a 17-month calendar, a sturdy pocket, closes to just 5″ x 7″, but at the same time offers big-picture planning. Even better—Katie Daisy’s signature watercolor styling in this planner. Under $10.

5. 100% Cashmere Scarf

You won’t believe the price of this gorgeous, soft, 100% cashmere, made-in-Scotland scarf. At 65″ x 12″ it’s a great size, super lightweight and at the same time super warm. That’s because … it’s cashmere! So beautiful especially in pink plaid. Under $50.

6. Harper Crossbody

This adorable crossbody bag is just the right size for her phone, money, cards, and glasses. Made of faux leather, it’s soft and sturdy. Comes with both a crossbody strap and belt strap for versatility. Choice of several colors and patterns. About $20.

7. Essential Oil Diffuser Bracelet

If she’s into essential oils, she’s going to be really into this bracelet. The center pad is a diffuser—and it comes with 8 pads, so she can change to a different scent every day. The band is leather; hardware is stainless steel. Comes in several color options. Under $20.

8. Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier

No noise, just fresh air. Doubles as a night light for better sleep. Automatically turns off when it’s low on water. Note: This is not an essential oil diffuser. It’s a cool mist whole room humidifier. Under $50.

9. Lollia Relax Eau de Parfum

Yes, it can be risky to purchase perfume for her, especially if it is a fragrance with which she may not be familiar. But you can forget the worries. This is eau de parfum is light, subtle, delicate—like a field of blossoms—just perfect, and that’s coming from someone who pretty much cannot stand to wear fragrance. Around $40.

10. Slippers with Faux Fur

They’re adorable, soft, and fun to wear. These slippers are cream color with light tan faux fur. About $20.

11. Classic Earring Organizer Jewelry Box

For the woman with a lot of earrings, this beautiful box has 5o slots, suitable for earrings, rings, chains, and pendants, too. This is classic jewelry box is genuine Glenor, a company known for its designs and quality craftsmanship. Available in three colors. About $40.

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  1. Heather Shover
    Heather Shover says:

    i received gift number 2 several years ago from my Mom. I love having my own easy to use tool kit. I don’t have to sort through my husbands tools to find what I need. Bonus: with it being pink the boys leave it alone.


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