It’s Free Shipping Friday, The Most Wonderful Shopping Day Of The Year
Freaking out about procrastinating holiday shopping--or the fact that you need a New Year's outfit stat? No need to worry: you still have plenty of time. Take a deep breath and check out the HUGE list of stores that are offering 100% free shipping right now. Get going! 6pm.com: Free shipping on orders over $100 until 12/22 with guaranteed delivered by 12/25. Get two pairs of these cute Emu wool boots for the price of one ($49.50, down from $99). Alloy.com: Free shipping on orders over $75 with code ALR until 12/30. Start your shopping spree off right with a pair of Ponte Stretch leggings for just $26.90. Beauty.com & Drugstore.com: Free shipping on orders over $25 for all new customers. This Fresh Brown Sugar beauty kit will make someone on your list very happy ($35). Blissworld.com: Free shipping on all orders, until 12/31. This Creme de la Mer travel set is super luxe and will buy you a true friend for life, guaranteed ($250). Bloomingdales.com: Free shipping on orders over $150 when using a Bloomingdales card, and free shipping on any order over $300. Start off with this glistening Badgley Mischka bag ($110, from $225.) CharlotteRusse: Free shipping (and keychain) on all orders over $50. Think of all you can get -- this colorblock top for layering is only $8.99. Delia's: Free shipping on orders over $75 with code DAR until 12/31. This hot Military coat is just $89.50, from $109.50. EllaMoss.com: Free shipping on orders over $150 with code EHOLGR2010 until 12/17. This easy Ella Moss silk shirt dress is $198, and totally worth it. Think of all the layering you can do! Endless.com: Free shipping on all orders, plus free overnight shipping on new styles. I'm obsessed with these Pour la Victoire pumps ($204). Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy & Athleta: Free shipping on orders over $50. This cozy reversible boucle vest is $59.99, down from $69.50. J. Crew: Free shipping on orders over $150 with code SHIP150 until 12/20. Plus, get an extra 30% off your $150 order and free shipping with code MUSTHAVE. That makes this ribbon tweed mini skirt just $69.99, from $198 if you buy $150 worth of stuff (not hard to do). Madewell.com: Extra 25% off + free shipping on orders over $100 with code HOLIDAY. These ski lodge mittens are only $29.50. NationalJeanCompany.com & Shoebox.com: Free shipping on orders over $75. These Gorjana stackable rings are gorgeous and $145. Nordstrom.com: Free shipping on orders over $100 with code HOLIDAY10. This limited edition Mac Tartan collection beauty set is just $49.50, but looks like it costs a lot more. (Score.) Shopbop.com: Free shipping on all orders and guaranteed Christmas delivery if placed by 12/21, Free return shipping on all orders. Travel home in style with this LeSportsac weekend bag ($98). Spanx.com: Free shipping on orders over $50. Get some shapewear for yourself, and your guy. Spanx for Men tees are just $58. Splendid.com: Free shipping on orders over $150 with code SHOLGR2010 until 12/17. This three-piece scarf set is $99--a major steal. TheLimited.com: Free shipping on orders over $75. This lace tee is just $14.99, from $39.90. Even More free shipping deals: Topshop.com: Free shipping on all orders over $100 Zappos.com: order by 1 p.m. PST on 12/23 and you’ll get free shipping with guaranteed delivery before 12/25 CalvinKlein.com: Free shipping on all orders over $50 Piperlime.com: Free shipping on all orders KateSpade.com: Free shipping on ALL orders! Kohls.com: Free shipping on orders over $25 Lingerie.com: Free shipping on orders over $50 Target.com: Free shipping on orders over $50 Macys.com: Free shipping on orders over $99 with code GIFTS Singer22.com: Free shipping on orders over $100 Check out all of our favorite gifts and shop our Holiday 2010 Soldout Guide. Subscribe to our e-mail list for more exclusive updates.
No Wool Socks Here: Pretty, Under-$100 Stocking Stuffers That Everybody Wants
Sure, everyone loves the big gifts, but sometimes the tiny stocking-stuffers can be even more fun. If you’re in charge of stuffing stockings this year, look no further than these adorable under-$100 presents - they are so cute (and wallet-friendly) that you’ll want to keep some for yourself: Kate Spade’s Large Bow Ring ($79) is shiny, adorable, and just the thing to wear to all those New Year’s Eve parties. Essie’s “Winter Collection” 6-Pack ($48) is the perfect stocking stuffer for the girl in your life who changes her nail polish every other day and always wants the latest shade. Search=over. This Great Job On Notepad ($3.99) from ModCloth is a much cuter alternative to Post-It notes and such a great price you can get them for everyone on your list. Dannijo’s Isabel iPhone Cover ($98) will keep her iPhone safe AND stylish. When has she ever seen a case this cool? The Original Shashi Bracelet ($65) is a modern take on the friendship bracelet- but a lot more glam. Pile them on for a California-girl flair. For your hyper-organized pal, this Light of My Life Highlighter Set ($10.99) from ModCloth makes the ideal stocking-stuffer, and makes her color-coding obsession a lot more fun. These Berkshire Opaque Tights ($8.95) are a winter staple, making her summer dresses suddenly wearable in the colder months. ModCloth’s Coast to Coaster Set in Flowers ($17.99) is just what your interior-design-loving pal wanted: functional and chic. Check out more of our favorite gifts, like gifts for your party animal friends, gifts for your homebody friends, and gifts for your reality TV show friends.
Get ‘Em And Go: No-Brainer Gift Sets That Take The Guesswork Out Of Giving
If you still have a laundry list of people to buy presents for, beauty gift sets are the perfect solution: they are visually pretty, usually come in free gift pouches or cool packaging, and most are under $100. Here's a second dose of the best beauty sets that will make everyone happy-- from your wannabe makeup artist friend to the boyfriend who needs some grooming tips. NARS Beautiful Life Lip and Cheek Palette ($55) has everything she needs for a picture-perfect face, with four lip shades and two blushes that are flattering for all skin tones. Bliss Take-Away Spa Day ($45, a $62 value) is a visit to a spa in a box, featuring some of Bliss's bestselling products, from Fabulous Foaming Cleanser and--our personal favorite-- Lemon + Sage Body Butter. If she favors the rock-star look, tokidoki's Glitter Eyeliner Set ($25, a $49 value) will make the perfect present. These glittery liners pack a punch that's sure to draw attention to her peepers. Manicure-loving ladies will love this NARS Precious Mini 4-Piece Nail Set ($30), which has four, chip-resistant colors that she'll be sure to wear year-round. Laura Mercier's Travel Brush Set ($85, a $249 value) is a must-have for any true makeup devotee, with everything brush she'll ever need, wrapped up in a travel-friendly case. This Philosophy Peppermint Bark Duo ($15) , which features an ultra-shiny gloss and shampoo/body wash, smells so good (mint chocolate!) she will want to eat it. The perfect gift for your mom who loves to garden, this L'Occitane Moisturizing Hand Cream Trio ($25, a $30 value) comes in a colorful box and smells great. The Art of Shaving's "The 4 Elements of the Perfect Shave" Starter Kit ($25) is the ideal gift for the man in your life who could afford to step up his grooming routine. Check out more gifts – like our favorite gifts for your homebody friends, gifts for your reality TV obsessed friend, and gifts for your nudist friends.
10 Sparkly Gifts So Good You’ll Have Separation Anxiety Letting Them Go
Glisten up: This is the season of shiny, pretty things. Sequin tops and jeweled cocktail jewelry make the perfect accessories for standing out among the crowd of little black dresses at all of those holiday parties. Shop our 10 favorite (non-cheesy) glittery pieces that are sure to spread some stylish cheer: See more of our favorite gifts, including gifts for your nudist friends and gifts for your Martha Stewart type mom. Shop our guide to the best cocktail rings and the best necklaces. Join our e-mail list for exclusive SHEFinds updates.
Gifts For Your Annoying Friends, Co-Workers, Mom, More: The Ultimate Gift Guide
We love the holidays because of the food, the family, and we're just going to say it: the gifts. Who doesn't love the thrill of shaking a big box to see what's inside or ripping off wrapping paper like a 6-year-old? Finding that perfect gift for your hard-to-please cousin or in-law can also be a thrill. Since we know some people are harder to please than others, we bring you the SHEfinds Ultimate Gift Guide: Eco-friendly gifts for your tree-hugging friend: We all have that friend that likes to walk around barefoot and eat Tofu so snag her this glittery Butter London’s ’3 Free’ Nail Lacquer ($14) to feed her eco-appetite and make her constantly bare toes pretty. Gifts for your techie friends: If your friend wants to marry Steve Jobs, and always has the latest gadgets, wow her with this new Flip Slide Video Camera ($249.99). For your nudist friend: If your friend would rather go naked than wear... anything, she'll love this Hanky Panky Holiday Lace Thong Set ($49) if forced to cover her bum. Sporty gifts for your gym-rat friends: From sneakers to workout clothes, she'll love one of these gifts, like the Nike Free Run+ ($85), more than she loves running (okay, maybe not THAT much). Gifts for your music-obsessed friends: You can find her at every concert, she's seen Lady Gaga three times already and she dances to pretty much anything so give her the gift every music junkie needs: Zumreed Color Headphones ($65). Under-$25 gifts: Whether it's because you don't want to spend a lot or you just don't have big bucks to drop, these gifts - like the Kate Spade Post-its ($25) - won't break the bank but will make a great impression. Gifts for your jetsetter friends: So, your girlfriend's a heavy traveler? No problem, grab her something like the LeSportsac Cheater Weekender ($28) to make her journey's a little more fun. Designer gifts for the label-obsessed: Get your label-loving friend something fabulous she'll cherish like this Lanvin pen ($90), without having to sell your car to pay for it. Gifts for homebodies: She'd rather hang with Tivo than hit the bars. Get the Miss Havisham in your life something like these UGG Cozy Knit Slippers ($99). Martha Stewart-worthy gifts for mom: Let's face it, no one cooks quite like your mom. A gift like this Anthropologie Apron ($32) is perfect because it's functional AND she'll think of you every time she wears it. Gifts for your OCD friend: If her CDs are alphabetized and she has labels on her underwear drawer, she needs this Kate Spade 2011 Personal Agenda ($95). Gifts for your co-workers: You spend more time with your co-workers than your family so treat them well Mad Men Season 2 ($19.97). It's perfect water cooler fodder. Gifts for your reality-TV obsessed friend: If she can fist pump with the best of them, she deserves these Snooki Leopard Print Slippers ($24.99). Gifts for your guy: If he needs a total life makeover (hell, Queer Eye) hook your boyfriend (or hubby) up with one of these great gifts, like this Guess Watch ($225). Your friend who parties too hard: Girlfriend gone wild? Grab her the Wine Rack ($29.95) - part bra, part booze bag. Check out more gifts – like our favorite gifts for your homebody friends, gifts for your reality TV obsessed friend, and gifts for your nudist friends. Shop our guides to the best oversized tote bags and the best overnight bags. Sign up for SHEFindsMail for exclusive SHEFinds updates.
Going, Going, Gone: Only 1 Pair Of Eugenia Kim Fur Earmuffs Left
Earmuffs as furry and awesomely fluffy as these Eugenia Kim Janine Fair Isle & Fur Earmuffs ($165) are just screaming to get purchased. They're a surefire way of keeping your ears toasty this winter while also adding an unexpected touch to your winter ensemble. Whether you pair these with a peacoat or a big puffy coat, these will make a fun and oh-so-adorable statement. If you're as in love with these as we are, you better click over quick and get yourself a pair while you can. If you miss this great find, check out our Holiday 2010 Soldout List for all of your gift-giving needs (be them for others or yourself). Check out more of our favorites sales and deals. Join our e-mail list for exclusive SHEFinds updates.
7 Passive Aggressive Gifts For All Of Your Best Frenemies
Don't know what to get that special person in your life-- you know, the one who you love to (not-so) secretly hate? Maybe she undermines you, she's always the Debbie Downer who rains on your parade, or she is just the most annoying person in your life. If you still have to give her a gift, fear not. Here are some passive-aggressive finds to say how you really feel--without really saying it: For the spotlight-loving frenemy who's always shoving you out of photos, send over these Crest Whitestrips Pro Effects($29.99), which will give her a whiter smile in seven days. Say cheese! Let your braless co-worker frenemy know those A cups are not helping her A-game with this Calvin Klein Level 3 Seductive Bra ($29.99 - $44). She'll thank you later. The frenemy who always laments she's too skinny to fit into adult sizes needs a little meat on her bones. Gift her with a pack of Omaha Steaks ($64.00, from $99.99). For the frenemy who's always whining about not having time to go to the gym, try these Reebok EasyTone Get Outside II Sneakers ($81.27, down from $109.99) to help tone up those legs of hers. The hint is all in the name. For the man-stealing frenemy, who's been single for, hmm, a while now, give her a little boost with this 3-month membership ($59.95) so she'll stop making passes at your boyfriend. For the frenemy who's always droning on about how she can't lose weight, give a Weight Watchers Monthly Pass ($39.95), which includes free registration, unlimited monthly meetings, and e-tools to help keep her on track so you don't have to hear about it anymore. After all, if Jennifer Hudson can do it, anyone can. Isn't that what the commercials say? For the frenemy who brags about getting carded at the bars, get this Bliss At-Home Anti-Aging Facial Set ($94, $159 value), which include Bliss's Youth As We Know It moisturizer, eye cream, and cleanser. Hey, at least you're helping her fight those lines effectively. Get more ideas for gifts for everyone from your eco-loving pals to your reality TV show obsessed friends to your Martha Stewart-loving mom.
Going, Going, Gone: Only 3 YARNZ Leopard Print Scarves Left
Scarves are that fabulous accessory that are both functional and fashionable so when they come in fun colors or prints - they become a necessity. Obviously that thinking is the reason there are only a few of the YARNZ Leopard Scarf ($170) left. The leopard print pattern adds a perfect little spice to any outfit and since it's cold out, you'll just HAVE to throw it on over everything you wear. You can rock the scarf with a black blazer, a plain tee, or whatever you choose; your options are endless but the amount of scarves in stock aren't, so grab yours quick. If you miss this great find, check out our Holiday 2010 Soldout List for all of your gift-giving needs (be them for others or yourself). Check out more of our favorites sales and deals. Join our e-mail list for exclusive SHEFinds updates.
Going, Going, Gone: Only A Few Pairs Left Of These Comfy Plush Fleece Lined Tights
Wearing dresses in winter is a whole warmer with Plush Fleece Lined Tights ($35) - the flattering and super-lightweight tights that keep your legs toasty. We mentioned these babies not too long ago when we put them on our Holiday Sold Out List and as it looks right now, they're running out as you read this. Pair these with a party dress and some pumps without freezing your butt off. So, do your shivering legs a favor, grab your credit card, and click over to get one of the last few pairs while you still can. Check out the best evening bags, pumps, and cocktail dresses for all of those fun parties coming up. Check out more of our favorites sales and deals. Join our e-mail list for exclusive SHEFinds updates.
Earth-Friendly Gifts For The Tree-Hugging Hippie Girl In Your Life
Finding the perfect gift is tricky, but finding the perfect gift for an eco-conscious friend can be even trickier. Fear not: we've found some great, Mother Earth-approved options that even your friends who forget to recycle (we won't name names) will love. Butter London's '3 Free' Nail Lacquer ($14) contains no formaldehyde, DBP or toluene (in eco lingo, "3 free"). Translation? This polish is totally non-toxic, and still comes in awesome colors like Come to Bed Red and Diamond Geezer. Perfect stocking-stuffer. Made of 100% organic cotton, this Katharine Hamnett Large Fabric Bag ($75) is big enough for groceries and cute enough for the gym or shopping. Even those who aren't organic-only beauty fans will fall for Josie Maran Beauty in a Box: Orglamic Revolution ($52, a $98 value), packed with Maran's favorites from her botanically-based line. Bonus points for the biodegradable packaging. Candles can be too intense, but not so with this Origins Lavender and Vanilla Glass Candle ($30), which is made of 100% vegetable wax and emits a soothing, comforting scent. If your friend is eco-friendly from head to toe, but can never find cute, earth-friendly undergarments, she will be so impressed by these Hanky Panky T-Shirt Hipster ($29) which are made of organic cotton. So cute - kind of makes you want to go green, huh? Check our more of our favorite holiday gifts, then check out our shopping guides to find more great eco-friendly picks and vegan shoes and bags.
Gifts For Your Mom Who Thinks She’s Martha Stewart (Hopefully, You’ll Get Brownies Out Of It)
Although we might never be able to pay back our moms for everything they do, we can certainly get them a gift they won't return. And for those of you with the Martha Stewart mom like mine (aka Ragu sauce from a jar does not count as a sauce), it's time to let her know that we did put some thought into this year's gift. Because seriously, how many scarves can one mom handle? If she's all about the homelife, be sure to snag her one of these Martha-approved gifts: If you still need more gifts, check out gifts for your man, gifts for your OCD friend, and gifts for your gym-obsessed friend. Shop our guides to the best comfy shoes and the best flattering pants. Subscribe to our online mailing list for more updates.
She’s A Marathon-Running Freak Of Nature: Gifts For Your Gym Rat Friend
She spends her days (and probably nights) at the gym. She can probably run a marathon faster than we can tie our shoes. She definitely wouldn't get picked last in gym class. So give her a gift that can keep up with her, since we'll probably be sucking wind behind her. Check out our favorite presents below: Check out our gifts for your OCD friends and gifts for your homebody friend. Shop our guides to the best sports bras and the best cheap workout gear. Join our e-mail list for exclusive SHEFinds updates.
Gifts For Your Music-Loving, MTV-Watching Friend Who Thinks She’s Beyonce
Do you have a friend who learned all the moves to Beyonce's "Single Ladies," who goes to every concert in a 50-mile radius, and whose iPod is basically an extension of her head? If you don't know what to the music-addicted Sasha Fierce in your life, look no further than these gifts that will let her rock out in style: Sonoro DS-4101BL iPod Dock ($79.99, from $99.99) lets her play her favorite tunes, but also features over 10,000 stations of Internet radio, so she will never get bored. This Junk Food MTV Vive Le Rock Tee ($24) is sure to bring out the rock diva in anyone--and it pays homage to her favorite network. These Zumreed Color Headphones ($65) are old-school cool and a fun alternative to her iPod earbuds, especially for a long trip. iTunes Gift Card is sort of obvious, but you can't go wrong with it--the gift of new music is the gift that keeps on giving and you know she wants every new album as soon as it comes out. For the aspiring DJ, this Merkury Innovations IS2510 Mixing Station ($99) is the perfect present. It allows her to mix songs from iPods, MP3 players, or both and even features a knob that emulates the scratch feature on real turntables. If she has a Taylor Momsen rock-chic complex, she will need lots of black eye liner (lucite stripper heels not included). This Sephora Little Black Eyeliner Kit ($36, a $116 value) is perfect. See more of our favorite gifts, like great gifts under $25, gifts for your party girl friends and gifts for your nudist friends.
Going, Going, Gone: Only 3 Diane Von Furstenberg Printed Kindle Cases Left
Since we're all about technology this holiday seasons - like apps to help us shop, iPad cases, etc - we were so excited to finally find something for the librarian in us. We bring you the Diane Von Furstenberg Kallie Kindle Case ($115.50, down from $165). With its super-glam animal print and hot pink interior, you'll look like a diva, not a bookworm. But here's the catch, there's only 3 left. So make sure you get yours now - for yourself or a friend of yours. Check out more of our favorite gifts including gifts for your nudist friends and gifts for your man. Shop our guide to the best carry on bags and the best purse organizers. Subscribe to our online e-mail list for exclusive SHEFinds updates.
Whether You’re Stingy Or Just Forgot: Under-$25 Gifts That Will Have Everybody Fooled
As December 25th approaches, what's a girl to do when she's spent all her money on party dresses for all those friggin' holiday parties? If you have a long-ass gift list, but a short cash flow, we've got you covered with even more under-$25 gifts that looks way more expensive than they really are: These Kate Spade Adhesive Notepads ($25) are a definite step-up from traditional post-it notes, and a whole lot chicer. Marc by Marc Jacobs Sealed With a Kiss Stud Earrings ($22.90, from $35) are an adorable and a fun alternative to the classic stud. Plus, your designer-obsessed pal won't ever guess they weren't way more pricey. Have a friend who is constantly touching up her makeup? This Sonia Kashuk Dripping in Diamonds 8-pc. Cosmetic Brush Set ($21.99, from $24.99) is the perfect thoughtful (and still wallet-friendly) gift. Not sure what to get your guy? This Victorinox Swiss Army Classic Pocket Knife ($18) is a foolproof choice- practical and masculine. This metallic LeSportsac Electric Blue Mini Wallet ($25) is the perfect gift accessory for your friend who needs a new wallet. She'll think you spend big bucks - even though you didn't break $25. This Sephora Collection Mono Eyeshadow Set ($20, a $40 value) features five high-impact eyeshadows that are sure to please any makeup maven. Philosophy's Candy Ribbons Set ($18) features a shampoo/shower gel and glossy lip shine that will keep her smelling sweet all year-round. And, of course, the too-cute packaging is a nice bonus. Check out more great under-$25 gift ideas, then find the best gifts for your party girl friends, reality TV-obsessed friends, and passive aggressive gifts for your frenemy.
Thank You, Loeffler Randall, For Rain Boots That Are Legitimately Cool
Rain boots have a nasty tendency to be either too manly and clunky, or too little kid-ish. This pair of Loeffler Randall Rain Boots ($195) defies those stereotypes and proves that rain boots can be sexy and sleek. These boots are on our Holiday Sold Out List because of the cute little wedge, the zippered back, and their overall ability to make us wish it would rain more often. Careful ladies, the rainy days are getting more and more plentiful so you'll want to snatch these up quick. For more gift ideas, check our holiday sold out list, then check out the perfect gifts for your party girl friends, gifts for your reality TV-obsessed friends, and passive aggressive gifts for your frenemy. If you’re still stumped, hit up Part 1 of Oprah’s Favorite Things for 2010. Then see all of our sales and deals, best find of the day posts, and online sample sales, too.
Get Off The Naughty List: TOMS Gold Herringbone Flats Come With Good Karma
From the Ugg Lynnea clog booties to the Tory Burch flannel Reva flats, our Holiday Sold Out list is full of must-have footwear this year and here's one more: these TOMS Gilded Herringbone shoes ($54) are a brand new style that have a good shimmery finish that makes them dressier than most TOMS shoes. An added bonus to picking up these babies is that for every pair of TOMS you buy, TOMS donates a pair of shoes to kids in third world country. So, even if you've been on the naughty list all year, you can get more than a lump of coal. For more gift ideas, check our holiday sold out list, then check out the perfect gifts for your party girl friend, your reality-TV obsessed friend and your man. If you’re still stumped, hit up Part 1 of Oprah’s Favorite Things for 2010. Then see all of our sales and deals, best find of the day posts, and online sample sales, too.
Gifts For Everyone In Your Office: From Stressed Out Interns To Label-Loving Bosses
Coworkers are among the hardest people to get gifts for, but here are some simple solutions that will leave everyone pleased, from your overworked assistant to that receptionist who thinks she's Joan Holloway. For your label-loving boss: Is your cubicle mate always talking about the latest Alexander Wang bag? Well, you don't have that kind of cash, but you can feed her label obsession with these MARC by M. JACOBS Bookmarc Fine Sharpie Multi Color Pens ($9.99). But hurry- these are Sold Out List-worthy. For your overworked assistant: For your overworked assistant or intern, nothing says thank you like Modcloth's Woodland Stroll Travel Mug ($24.99) and a Starbucks gift card to go with it. For your Joan Holloway-wannabe receptionist: Is the office receptionist living in her own Mad Men fantasy world, dressing up like Joan Holloway one day and Betty Draper the next? Gift her some inspiration with Mad Men Season 2 ($19.97). For your disorganized intern: Is another coworker always asking you the date and forgetting what days the meetings are? Help her out with this adorable Pretty Little Things Wall Calendar by Jonathan Adler ($17.99). For your music-blasting cube mate: Modcloth's Country House Earbuds ($14.99) are just the thing for your coworker who is always blasting Rihanna. The entire office will thank you. For your office BFF: J. Crew Glitterati Party Clutch ($59.50) is perfect for your best friend in the office, the girl who treats you to happy hour when you've had a bad day. Now, she'll have just the right bag to bring along. Check out more of our favorite gifts, like gifts for your party animal friends, gifts for your homebody friends, and gifts for your reality TV show friends. Then, check out more of the best evening bags in our shopping guide.
SHEfinds Sold-Out List Pick: Rebecca Taylor’s Faux Fur Vest Is Now On Sale
It should come as no surprise that faux fur vests are going to be a hot gift item this holiday season, what with celebs like Kim Kardashian and Rachel Zoe having shown us how to look glam in them all season long. And when it comes to the trend, this Rebecca Taylor Fab Faux Fur Vest ($276.99, from $395) is sure to top the Soldout List sooner than later. It's not only a new spin on last year's best-selling faux fur fox version, but the popular vest is now on sale, too. But it won't be forever - act fast. Check our more of our favorite holiday gifts on our Holiday Soldout List. Check out more great faux fur vests here. Subscribe to our online mailing list for more fashion updates.
Feeling Like A Cheapskate? Fake It With Under-$25 Gifts That Look Much Pricier
Does your list of people to give presents to seem insanely long, but your cash flow insanely short? Not to fret. We've rounded up awesome gifts under $25 that look a lot more expensive, so your pals won't ever guess you didn't splurge. You might even have enough moolah left over to get yourself a reward for being so savvy. Get 8 sticks of their signature lip gloss with this pricy-looking Stila Lip Glaze Set ($25, a $110 value). They'll never know you spent just $25 on it. J. Crew's Superskinny Glitter Belt ($19.50, from $24.50) packs a lot of glitz in a tiny package. It'll add just the right amount of sparkle to her favorite LBD. Marc by Marc Jacobs' Marc Jelly Bracelet Set ($15) is headed straight for this season's Sold Out List, so get her a set now--before it's too late. The Sephora Collection Colorful Artist Lipstick Palette ($15, a $51 value) contains 15 lip shades that she can mix and match, making this compact worth a ton more than it's tiny price tag. This Charlotte Russe Sequin Clutch with Chain Strap ($19.50) is just the thing for the girl who has numerous holiday cocktail parties to hit up this season. Charlotte Russe's Foil Printed Infinity Scarf ($14.65, from $19.50) instantly dresses up any peacoat and is one of the cutest winter accessories we've seen all year. For more perfect gift ideas, check our guides to the best gifts for your party girl friends, gifts for your reality TV-obsessed friends, and passive aggressive gifts for your frenemy.
SHEfinds Holiday ‘Sold Out’ Selection: Philosophy’s Amazing Grace Set
We've told you about the Ugg Lynnea clog booties, Lauren Ralph Lauren bag, and Tory Burch flannel Reva flats that will all sell out this year, and now we're revealing one more must-have gift to our Holiday Sold Out list: the Philosophy Amazing Grace Set ($49.50). The Amazing Grace scent is just one of those classic, sweet fragrances that smells good on everyone. The set is the perfect holiday gift, and a great deal, too: get the fragrance, lotion, and shower gel for under $50. Plus, the adorable box doubles as a picture frame, so grab one for your sister, friends or self before they're gone forever. Shop MOMfind's Sold Out list of toys and gifts, too. For more of the best beauty, shop our guides to fragrance, skincare and celebrity beauty. Also, use our shortcuts to the best faux fur vests, leggings and clogs. Need more great gift ideas? We’ve rounded up the best gifts for your party girl friend, your reality-TV obsessed friend and your man.
Beat The Black Friday Rush: Grab These Tall Leather UGG Boots Before The Masses Do
UGGs are the comfiest freakin' boots out there, and this year we're thankful for these UGG "Broome II" Tall Leather Boots ($220), which made our Holiday Sold Out List. They have molded rubber soles with special traction, so you'll want to snatch up a pair before the ice and snow arrive. Stop at UGG Australia, Island Surf, Dillards, or The Walking Guide to grab yourself a pair before they sell out! You can't say we didn't warn you. For more gift ideas, check our holiday sold out list, then check out the perfect gifts for your party girl friend, your reality-TV obsessed friend and your man. If you’re still stumped, hit up Part 1 of Oprah’s Favorite Things for 2010. Then see all of our sales and deals, best find of the day posts, and online sample sales, too.
Gifts For Your OCD Friend (Chill Pill Not Included)
We all that friend who needs everything to be perfect. Her hair, her clothes, her makeup - her life. Shopping for her is obviously easier said than done, but this year, don't panic. Check out our favorite gifts for your obsessive-compulsive bff: To keep your girl on top of her game in the new year, get her this Kate Spade 2011 Personal Agenda ($95). Filled with calendars, stickers, and storage pouches, she'll have everything she needs right in her hand. Make sure she keeps all of her beauty products in line with the help of this Trish McEvoy Beauty Organizer ($85). And just think of all the new makeup you can share. With this Michael Michael Kors Credit Card Case ($29.50), she can keep all of her important cards together, stylishly. At this price, you should get one for yourself too. Obviously if everything is perfect in her life, looking good at all times is a must. This Sephora Color Diary ($25, down from $155) is ideal for checking her hair, her teeth, her makeup - on the go. Check out more of our favorite gifts, like gifts for your party animal friends, gifts for your homebody friends, gifts for your man, and gifts for your reality TV show friends. Shop our guides to the best skin care, the best purse organizers, and the best handbags. Join our e-mail list for exclusive fashion updates.
Holiday Hot List: Flattering Fleece-Lined Tights By Plush
One of last year's most-requested gifts were these Plush Fleece Lined Tights ($35), which manage to be flattering and lightweight, even though they are lined in warm, comfortable fleece. It's no wonder the tights sold out in the coldest cities (ahem, Chicagoans) and made our Sold Out list this year; at only $35, these cozy babies will keep you toasty 'til Spring. Hurry though, they are sure to sell out at Shopbop.com faster than you can say "OMG, it's snowing." Check out more of our favorite holiday gifts on the sold out list. Then, find more tights and the perfect boots to pair them with in our shopping guides.
Our Favorite Jewelry Designers Just Made An iPhone Cover. Genius.
Channel your inner hipster this holiday season with the DANNIJO Indie iPhone Cover ($98). The trendy jewelry-design brand recently did a collaboration with Fashion Toast's Rumi Neely and we loved that so it's no surprise that we're obsessed with this techie accessory. We know we're not alone with the obsession seeing as the cover was featured in People so obviously it's on our holiday gift Sold Out List. The cool print is sure to make you look cuter while you text but the function of it protecting your phone when you drop it on the subway makes us justify the purchase that much more. Check our more of our favorite holiday gifts on our Holiday Soldout List. Check out the best iphone apps and iphone bling. Subscribe to our mailing list for exclusive fashion e-mails.
Snowflakes Are SO Last Year – Kate Spade Revamps The Holiday Card
Don't send out the same old predictable holiday card--this is your chance to shine. Let everyone know how fashion-forward and whimsical you are instead. Kate Spade, practically the patron saint of parties and hostesses, will help you out these 5 fun cards with unexpected inscriptions. C'mon, Scrooge: get in the spirit before they sell out. You might even get a couple of extra gifts out of it. Check out more of our favorite holiday gifts, and don't forget to take a look at our Holiday 2010 Sold Out List to make sure you ask for the gifts that are in demand this year--they're selling out fast so go ahead, send grandma the link. She knows how to online shop by now. Subscribe to our newsletter for exclusive fashion updates, too.
iPads Don’t Grow On Trees, But Everyone Wants One. Better Act Fast.
It's safe to say the only people who don't want an Apple iPad ($499) are people who already have one. Which means that this baby is pretty much guaranteed to sell out this year. Because as Steve Jobs would tell you, iPads don't grow on trees. Do everything you'd do on your laptop, but faster. Download tons of apps, ranging from fashion to cooking, get all of the books you want to read, check your email, watch videos...the list goes on Accessory junkies will love dressing theirs up with covers, cases and sleeves. Personally, we're obsessed with this Marc Jacobs case. Check our more of our favorite holiday gifts on our Holiday Soldout List. Check out the best iPad apps here. Subscribe to our online mailing list for more fashion updates.
1 Necklace, 5 Black Dresses: You’ve Got Some Partying To Do
We all want that one piece of jewelry that will match any dress, no matter what party we attend this holiday season. So whether it's your dull office party or impressive dinner at your in-laws, make sure this Rachel Leigh Buchanan Necklace ($132) is adorning your neck. And since it matches both silver and gold jewelry, you can wear anything with it - including these 5 dresses: Boss-Gets-Drunk Office Party: This BB Dakota Meadow Dress ($105) is a great LBD staple for any time of the year - especially that office party where you want to look a wee bit sexy. No Time To Change From Work Party: When casual and comfortable combine, Banana Republic is your go-to store. Try this Holly One Shoulder Dress ($150) that you can bring out for seasonal parties to come. Christmas Eve With The In-Laws: If you're in the market for a versatile dress, look no further than this Twelfth St. by Cynthia Vincent Day To Night Dress ($238.40, down from $298). The vintage shoulder pads give this dress attitude. Ex-Boyfriend's Annual Holiday Bash: Reward yourself for not having seconds in this T-Bags Deep V Open Back Dress ($176). Wear it with flats or heels, depending on the holiday dress code. The Ultra-Conservative Holiday Party: For a more formal affair, slip into this Maggy London Lace & Taffeta Party Dress ($118) which hides any imperfect curve maybe from a little too much eggnog, with the bow around the middle. Check out all of our favorite winter trends. Shop our guides to the best black dresses and the best necklaces. Join our e-mail list for fashion updates in your inbox.
Enough With The Ties Already: Gifts Your Man Actually Wants
What is it with men that whenever we ask them what they want for the holidays, they can never give us a straight answer? Obviously, buying gifts for the guy in your life is tricky enough but when they don't play golf or wear ties, it's even harder. From the nerdy husband to the horny boyfriend, we've found the perfect gifts for him: For the guy who thinks he's Bobby Flay-vor Flav: For the man who loves to bust a move and sing as much as he does grill and cook, the The Tong Song ($14.99) is pretty much the perfect gift. If he thinks he's Steve Jobs: The Apple IPad (starts at $499) is THE hot gift for the holidays this year and it's really no surprise because it houses music, books, the internet, and thousands of apps. Your man will probably be too busy playing with this to thank you but you'll know he's grateful. If he's prettier than you (ahem, metrosexuals): He won't admit it but he likes to channel his inner glamazon from time to time so by getting him this Ralph Lauren 'Polo Black' Holiday Set ($75), he'll get to feel pretty while smelling (and looking) like a man. If he's unemployed: If he spends his days in a bath robe and slippers, he'll love the gift of these super-soft UGG Slippers ($99.95) for men. Now he can send out resumes and watch Maury in comfort. If he just loves that mustache: Don't feel guilty about making him clean up his scruff with the Too Hot To Handlebar Mug ($23.99). He'll get the manly 'stache he loves and his morning cup of joe. If he's always in the mood: Guys are simple creatures and seeing you in this Betsey Johnson Nightie ($75) will be his most exciting gift this year. Plus, you'll be his favorite gift to unwrap - trust us. Check out the 21 gifts we guarantee will sell out this year in our Sold Out List, plus see all of our sales and deals. If you’re in the market for yourself, not your man, check out our guides to the best boots under $100, handbags under $250 and cheap jewelry. Subscribe to our virtual newsletter for fashion news in your e-mail.
What To Get Your Friend Who Wears Too Much Makeup (But Still Wants More)
Have a friend who lives for (and in) Sephora? Well, any beauty maven is sure to love these ultra- giftable beauty sets that not only provide endless color options, but also make chic additions to any vanity or makeup bag. You may just want to pick one up for yourself. With 32 eyeshadows, 8 glosses, 5 liners, a bronzer, and highlighting powder, Tarte's Jewelry Box ($52) is the mother of all beauty gift sets. To boot, the gilded case comes with a chain necklace that we'd actually want to wear. Sparkly nails are everywhere this year, and no one does them better than Deborah Lippman. Gifting this "All That Jazz" Color Trio ($40, a $54 value) means your friend will have the perfect accessory for every holiday party. The MAC Tartan collection is my new favorite; you will love the cool plaid case of this MAC 'A Tartan Tale - Dazzle the Lads' Lip Bag ($36). Napoleon Perdis Limited Edition Gilty Pleasures Deco Deluxe Lip Gloss Pack ($20) is perfect for your friend who changes her lip gloss every hour. Aside from the flattering shades, the tube's luxe gold design makes these glosses look a lot more expensive than they are. Have a friend who is always running from the office to post-work drinks? Clinique's 'Pretty Day Into Night' Set ($36, a $75 value), which includes Clinique faves like High Impact Mascara and Cream Shaper for Eyes liner, comes in a clutch she can easily toss into her bag. Not only does this tokidoki Robbery Palette ($49, a $140 value) feature highly pigmented colors in a number of options (we're big fans of the green-and-black smokey eye quad), we also can't get over how cool the box is. Check our more of our favorite holiday gifts. Then, shop our guides to the best eyeliners, mascara, and eyeshadow.
Say Cheese This Holiday Season With Rachel Zoe’s Pentax Digital Camera
Whether you're snapping new Facebook pics or your holiday card, one thing is for sure - you need a camera that won't let you down. Which is why Rachel Zoe's favorite camera, the Pentax Optio 12 Megapixel Digital Camera ($305.15) has made its way onto our Holiday Sold Out List this year. Ever since Rachel gushed about it in her Zoe Report newsletter, the camera has been selling fast. It's perfect for fashionistas and party girls alike: it take sharp photos in dark lighting and has a built-in video camera. Check out more of our favorite gifts on the sold out list. Look good in your pictures with our guides to the best shirts that hide your stomach, the best slimming pants, and the best eye creams. Subscribe to our online mailing list for exclusive updates.
Don’t Pout When The NARS Bento Box Lip Set Sells Out This Holiday
Get gorgeous this holiday season with the limited edition NARS Bento Box Lip Set ($125). With two exclusive lip shades and a kabuki lip brush, its no wonder the set has a wait-list and is sure to sell out fast. The Bento Box, modeled after the famous Japanese dish, is the perfect gift for anyone (especially yourself). Only 1,000 sets are shipping to stores and online - so act fast. If you do miss it, we found 3 equally-pretty to the NARS Bento Box lip shades. Check our more of our favorite holiday gifts on our Holiday Soldout List. Shop our guides to the best lip balms and the best teeth whiteners. Subscribe to our mailing list for exclusive fashion e-mails.
Finally, Shapewear That Doesn’t Resemble A Medical Wrap. Thanks, Cynthia Rowley.
Shapewear is one of the most essential, yet annoying, parts of being a girl: you have to wear it to tame the tummy bulge, but if you plan on getting frisky later, it's a sight for sore eyes. Thanks to Slim by Cynthia Rowley, you don't have to change in the dark ever again. We are loving the color block - finally, shapewear that isn't nude, beige, or blush. You can check out the Slim line here or take a peek at Rowley's (and Spanx) even prettier tights for the winter season in our slideshow:
Jeffrey Campbell Rain Boots: The Perfect Gift For Your Footwear-Challenged Friend
In the world of footwear, Jeffrey Campbell is the epitome of cool so it's no surprise that we're totally in love with the Jeffrey Campbell Voom Rain Boots ($69.99). They're sleek and glossy and don't resemble clunky Hunters or pink polka dot boots at all. They're on our Sold Out List for this holiday season, and with a $69 price tag, how could you pass these babies up? Get them now for yourself, or one of your foot-wear challenged friends. Check out more of our favorite gifts. Shop our guides to the best cocktail dresses, the best heavy moisturizers, and the best festive attire. Subscribe to our online mailing list for more fashion updates.
Holiday Hot List: Pick Up A Pair Of The J Brand Houlihans Before Everyone Else Does
Every celebrity and their mother has been spotted rocking the J Brand Houlihan Skinny Cargo Pants ($231) and we're not surprised. The super comfy pants feel like a second skin and nail the fall's hot military trend. Obviously these babies are on our Sold Out list. Trust us, with how your butt will look in these, you (and your boyfriend) will want to buy you them in every color - if there are still any left. Check out more of our favorite gifts. Shop our guides to the best cocktail dresses, the best heavy moisturizers, and the best festive attire. Subscribe to our online mailing list for more fashion updates.
The Ralph Lauren Gloucestershire Bag: Grab One Before They Sell Out
As we continue to reveal items from our holiday 2010 Sold Out list, this Lauren By Ralph Lauren Gloucestershire Large Tote ($298) has been flying off shelves. The Khaki color is already sold out! This utilitarian meets military bag was one of the hottest totes of the season, and the perfect gift for your friend, sister, or self. Check out more of our favorite holiday picks. Shop our guides to the best handbags under $250, designer handbags and really big tote bags. Join our e-mail list for exclusive fashion updates.
Holiday 2010’s Hottest UGGs: The Convertible Clog Bootie
As we continue to add to our holiday sold out list, we need to make room for this season's hottest (literally) clogs. Ugg strikes again with their Lynnea Clog ($180) which doubles as a fur lined ankle bootie. Available in black or brown, these shoes will walk their way off the shelves in a matter of minutes. So click above, and make sure these bad boys make their way under your tree. Check out more of our favorite holiday picks. Shop our guides to the best clogs, the best faux fur, and the best wedges. Join our e-mail list for exclusive fashion updates.
Don’t Be A Hot Mess In Holiday Photos: The Right Bra For Any Party Dress Neckline
From sweetheart necklines to one-shoulder dresses, there's never been more ways to show off your goods this holiday season. But while finding dresses to wear to all those friggin' holiday parties might be tough, choosing the right undergarment is even trickier. Behold, our answer to any bra-line problem: If you have a halter dress: For a full length black gown, this under-$200 Riller & Fount Selene Open Back Long Dress ($190) is perfectly priced. If you're going to a classy black tie party - this dress is perfect (just don't have you bra straps hanging out). Then you need a adjustable halter strap bra: This Wonderbra Ultimate Convertible Underwire Bra ($36) is perfection when it comes to halter neckline dresses. Get the full support of Wonderbra straps, but with zero visibility. If you have a strapless or sweetheart dress: This Parker Strapless Dress ($242), in a perfect shade of holiday pink, calls for a great strapless bra that stays in place all night. Who wants to be constantly readjusting a falling bra with a glass of champagne in hand? Then you need a stays-put strapless bra: Va Bien's Ultra-Lift Strapless Convertible Bra ($55), a wardrobe staple that will keep below the dress's sweetheart neckline and won't budge no matter how much dancing you get into. If you have a backless dress: Nothing is sexier than an exposed back - even a little bit. Show off your back-side with this hot Rachel Pally Solange Dress ($211). Then you need an adhesive bra: Don't even mess with a full coverage bra in this case, you need pasties. These Nu Bra Divine Body Bra ($65) are the best (I swear by them) you can wear the same pair 100 times, and the silicone padding gives a bust of any size a good boost. If you have a one-shoulder or asymmetrical dress: Nanette Lepore's Come Hither Dress ($298) combines two of the season's hottest trends-- leopard print and one-shoulder. Then you need a convertible strap bra: Va Bien's Ultra-Lift Low Plunge Convertible Bra ($64) takes out the guesswork out of choosing a bra for any neckline. It features removable straps that take can be worn countless ways (from strapless, to one-shoulder and much more). And to top it off, it's super comfortable. Want more party-season essentials? Make sure to check out our shopping guides for the best shapewear, cocktail dresses, killer heels, and bras.
Holiday’s Most Wanted: Grab This Chanel Nail Polish Trio Before It Sells Out
If you already know what's on your wish list, don't let the Grinch (or the rest of the free world) get to it first. We've compiled the year's most popular holiday gifts on our Sold Out list, and this Chanel nail polish trio set ($66) tops the list. With its limited edition colors -- the sultry purple "Rouge Noir," festive red "Coromandel," and the otherwise discontinued "Gold Lame" -- the set is a home-run. So tell your sugar daddy to get crackin' - we'd hate to see you and your bare nails miss out on this one. Check out more of our favorite gifts. Shop our guides to the best cocktail dresses, the best heavy moisturizers, and the best festive attire. Subscribe to our online mailing list for more fashion updates.
Can You Tell Which Sequin Miniskirt Is DKNY And Costs $120 More?
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Sneak Peek: Ann Taylor’s Sparkly Holiday 2010 Collection
It might be sunny today, but we like to plan ahead (our "shopping off season" sale posts are proof). Here, you'll get an idea of what you'll be wishing for come winter, from the Ann Taylor holiday 2010 preview: Bring on the luxury with the softest cashmere ever--for a good price. Between glitter and lighter shades of pink, blue, and purple, you're mind that the mistletoe seems to follow you. In the meantime, this Cashmere V-Neck Cardigan from J.Crew ($69.99, down from $158) will be one of your favorite basics. Ann Taylor's new jewelry references the "gilded age"-- uber sparkly statements necklaces and cocktail rings are on their radar. If you can't wait, grab this Aqua Tulle, Pearl, and Lucite Mixed necklace ($38) while it's in stock. Who says nautical stripes and colors are just for summer? With these striped tops and fitted jackets, you'll be smooth sailing from Thanksgiving until New Years. Vince's Striped Boatneck Shirt ($95) will look great with jeans and boots or heels. Save money while shopping for fall and winter by shopping the off season sales. Take a look at our guides to the best boots and the best v-neck sweaters. Subscribe to our newsletter for instant fashion news.