The holiday season is steadily approaching, so if you’re trying to get ahead of the gift-giving game you might want to listen up. Navigating the crazy minefield of holiday gift ideas can lead you down some dangerous and pricey paths. One woman’s must-have can easily be another woman’s white elephant, so you gotta choose wisely. But don’t worry, we’ve got you. Now that you’ve snagged your holiday gift for dad, it is time to turn your attention to the ladies in your life. Whether she is your S.O, your BFF or just the soon-to-be-recipient of the chicest Secret Santa gift in town, the women in your world deserve a next-level gift that is equal parts sophisticated and stylish. Scroll below to find 19 of the best holiday gift ideas for your lady love.


Why opt for the obligatory pajama set or below average handbag when you can bring a touch of sparkle and shine to her holiday season courtesy of a show-stopping statement necklace, boss lady books and must-have home items that feature hints of rose gold? Throw in some whimsical accessories (we’re looking at you, mustache clutch and pom-pom hat) and add more than a few stand-out beauty buys and you’re well on your way to holiday MVP status. You’re so welcome.

1. Society 6 iPhone 7 Case in White Stone ($35), 2. Paddywax Large Concrete Candle ($30), 3. Who What Wear Pom Pom Earflap Beanie ($20) ,4. Kate Spade Market Mustache Clutch ($328), 5. Stella & Dot Gala Statement Necklace ($149), 6. Vera Wang Embellished Swarovski Cat Eye Sunglasses ($375). 7. bkr Spiked Tutu Water Bottle ($40), 8. Fitbit Gold Series Alta Activity and Sleep Tracker ($150), 9. MiGoals Get Sh*t Done Notebook ($6), 10. The 125 Collection Be You Quote Candle ($30), 11. Kate Spade Cat Pop Top Mittens ($88), 12. Fictions Tinted Lip Balm ($16), 13. MiGoals Goals Hardcover Book ($30), 14. Sakara Rose Gold Shaker ($75), 15. Hourglass Ambient Lighting Edit-Surreal Light Palette ($80), 16. Hourglass Ambient Lighting Edit Brush ($46), 17. J.Crew Faux Fur Key Chain ($15), 18. Eat Pretty Every Day: 365 Daily Inspirations for Nourishing Beauty, Inside and Out ($17), 19. Lake + Skye 11 11 Fragrance ($48)

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