They’ve kept you sane, kept you laughing and all around helped you endure this vortex of crazy that’s been the past few years. For all of that and more, we say give your squad some love!
We’ve pulled together fifteen fantastic gifts that you’re gal pals are sure to appreciate – a little fun, a tad quirky, and one hundred percent amazing…just like them…
Windsor, Cozy Seeker Chenille PJ Leggings $26.90
For that friend who takes her leisurewear seriously. These warm and fuzzy leggings are so cozy-comfy, she may never take them off all winter long!
Blenders, Powder Pack in Light Show $150
Whether she boards or skis, your pow-loving gal pal will enjoy this *power* powder pack from Blenders. The set includes their top quality goggles (along with a bonus low-light lens that easily swaps out thanks to their magnetic locks), their Blenders custom beanie and a pair of matching polarized, wrap-arounds. Oh, and it also includes protective cases for each.
Beauty Counter, Good Scents Hand Cream Collection $27.20
If there is one thing these crazy past 2 years has taught us – never underestimate the power of washing your hands. Unfortunately it has also reminded us that lots of washing = dry skin. For the gal pal who’s always cracking you up, give her a gift that will keep her hands from feeling that way. Lightweight yet ultra-hydrating, these hand creams are formulated with shea butter, grapeseed oil, jojoba seed oil, and squalane for a super-rich and never greasy feel. This gift set includes three limited-edition scents: Coriander & Cucumber, Jasmine & Citrus, and Bergamot & Cedarwood. What’s also beautiful? Beauty Counter only uses high quality ingredients in sustainable packaging and they also actively support and give back to organizations striving to improve the beauty industry’s standards for what goes into their products and the packages they are made of.
Knockaround, Premiums Sport Polarized Sunglasses $28
Your cardio-loving gal pal is going to love these. Built with all the bells and whistles an athlete could want including impact-resistant polarized lenses with UV400 protection, soft rubber nose pads that keep her frames on her face when things get sweaty, and quality spring hinges that ensure a solid fit without pinching. We’re loving these smoky gray and yellow lens option but guess what? There is literally a rainbow of other color options for both the frames and the lenses. Still don’t see the combo you like? Check out the Custom option area and design your friend her new favorite workout glasses from the ground up.
Pacifica Beauty, Kale Detoxing Skincare Set $25
It’s not like there hasn’t always been stress, but this year we sure got it and some. Part of being a good friend is helping alleviate those stressful moments. Give your friend the perfect excuse for her to have a little “me time” and detoxify. This gift set from Pacifica Beauty comes with a facial mask, cream foam face wash, booster serum and probiotic cream lotion. 100% Vegan and cruelty free, they contain Kale + coconut water, Vegan probiotics, Aloe and Green Tea.
Perpetual Kid, I Am The Secret Oven Mitt $16.99
We all have that one friend (or maybe more than one) that speaks her mind and takes no prisoners. Even if the only thing she cooks is toast, you know she will appreciate this present…mic drop…
Chronicle Books, Girls Garage by Emily Pilloton $30
For the friend who never shirks from a hands-on project. This instructional book contains illustrated tool guides, how-to projects, essential skills, and stories from real-world builder girls and women. Written by the nonprofit founder Emily Pilloton, who started Girls Garage as a way to give girls the tools to build the world they want to see. Working with girls 9-18, the nonprofit helps empower them to take on the world and with this book, it aims to spread that message across the globe.
Art Naturals, Blonde Woodgrain Diffuser $17.99
For the friend who loves to get her “oooommms” out, this diffuser combines sensory essentials for the eyes and nose. Seven colorful LEDs blend together as aromatic mists make inhaling a sensory delight. Perfect for her after a restful Shavasana or a mindful mediation.
Milk Bar, The Cookie Faves Tin $46
There are cookies, and then there are cookies. Guess which these are? If your gal pal’s spirit animal is Cookie Monster, she’ll be doing cartwheels for these. Milk Bar is a sweet (and occasionally savory) shop that’s been turning familiar treats upside down and on their heads, shaking up the dessert scene since 2008. Bon Appetit magazine called them “one of the most exciting bakeries in the country.” Their flavorful treats are delish and sometimes unexpected (like their Cornflake-Chocolate-Chip-Marshmallow cookie). What a sweet choice!
Windsor, Picture This Faux Fur Crop Jacket $52.90
For the conscious fashionista friend. This illusion stripe designed jacket has all the luxe, but is completely faux. Cropped to follow this season’s jacket trends and generous side pockets. You may need one of these for yourself!
CASETiFY, Ultra-Compostable Phone Case $60
For the friend who’s always upgrading to the next gen phone, surprise her with a brand new case she can feel great about using. The Ultra-Compostable case collection from Casetify has hundreds of cool designs by artists to choose from made with ecotify™(a proprietary blend of biopolymers, starch, and bamboo). The phone case breaks down into carbon dioxide, water, and other naturally occurring minerals that seamlessly mix back into earth. No toxins left behind! Oh and if you think all that comes at a price of performance, you’d be wrong. These cases have been tested at up to a 6.6 drop. No matter if your friend has iPhone (iPhone 7 Plus to 14 Pro Max), Samsung (Galaxy S20 to the S22 and the Flips & Folds) or Google (Pixel 6 through 7 Pro).
Sur la Table, Online Interactive Cooking Classes $29
Got a friend who loves to cook and looking to expand her repertoire? Sur la Table offers 90-120 minutes classes in a password-protected Zoom environment, with expert chefs that she can safely interact with directly as she cooks. Classes range from beginner to advanced and cover all sorts of meal creations including meats, vegetarian dishes, pastas, soups…just about anything you can put on a plate. Calendar sign ups are listed on the site so she can choose in advance what she’d like to try. It’s such a great price point, you might want to get this for a group so you can all take the classes together!
alo Yoga, Grounded No-Slip Towel $68
Say Namaste to your Yoga-loving gal pal’s new best friend (after you, of course!). With a soft front that absorbs sweat for maximum comfort and stability and a silicone grip pattern backing that will stick to her mat for a slip-free practice. This will have her feeling confident and grounded no matter what asana she’s taking on.
Baublebar, Custom Multi-Cutout Pisa Bracelet $40
It’s Baublebar’s best-selling custom bracelet with a customizable new twist. Bright, bold enamel cutout letter and symbol beads can be mixed and matched to create the perfect hand-made charm bracelet your friend may never take off her wrist! You pick the name, phrase, or dip into some symbols for something extra fun.
Belkin, Wireless Charging Stand & Speaker $49.99
Finally, for that friend who loves her impromptu dance parties, or trying out new recipe videos or just enjoys listening to her fav podcast while soaking in the tub. This tiny but mighty speaker and phone charger combo by Belkin allows for both vertical and horizontal charging positions, has great sound and a bluetooth speaker so she can easily take calls as well.
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