Something for Everyone this Holiday Season

Kat F
20 min readNov 28, 2023

There’s nothing quite as special as the holiday season and I have rounded up the best options for everyone on your list! For the woman in your life:

Award-winning speakers from Paris. Retro-design water bottles from London. Organic cooking kits from Bangkok. The Wanderlust Gift Box collection boasts design-forward MUST-haves from around the world. The collection includes gift boxes and monthly subscriptions for everyone on your gift list, customizable by country and price point.

Wander The World Gift Box includes:

*Lexon Bluetooth speaker from France — Mini but mighty, this Bluetooth speaker has won several design awards.

*Lund Water bottle from England — Inspired by classic British bowling pins, this water bottle is not only eye-catching but is fully functional.

*Verve Culture cooking kit from Thailand — Beautifully packaged curry-for-two, with ingredients from organic farms in Thailand.

*Candy from around the World stocking stuffer — Exotic, hard-to-find, delicious candies & chocolates from Tokyo, Paris, Marrakesh, London, Belgium, and the rest of the world.

The Wanderlust Gift Box collection also includes country-specific gift boxes (i.e. France, England, Spain) as well as gift boxes for kids and teens. As a new lifestyle concept, Wanderlust curates items for adults and kids, ranging from a tartan blanket featured on The Crown to adventurous, wall-climbing race cars.

Wanderlust is available online at wanderlustshops.com and here is the Link to gift box

Ever drop your phone cord by your nightstand? Need to manage cords better around your desk, or while traveling? Enter CordBrick, a patented device and cord solution created by Naples-based serial entrepreneur Nick Barrett, AKA “CordBrick Nick,” offering $9.49 1-pack and $15.99 for 2-pack on Amazon during Cyber Monday. Normally 11.99 and 19.99 (20% off). Made of silicone and weighted with steel, its unique design allows it to adapt to ANY charging situation and since there’s no adhesive, it can be used multiple times. It comes in several colors, including glow-in-the-dark (limited availability), making it the perfect stocking stuffer for anyone with a phone.

How does it work? It weighs down and gathers cord ends with a weighted, specially designed BRICK of silicone and can wrap cords for travel, with easy unwrapping too. Its 6 special channels are designed for holding: 4 cords and wrapping/grabbing 2 cords and phones. All 6 channels can fit Apple AirPods, and things like pens, too.

Launched in 2020, you can follow @CordBrick and check out: Affiliate

cost: $14.97

Captivate the holiday season with options from Himelhoch’s Department Store, a one-stop shop for fashion by emerging designers. I chose their High Neck Long Sleeve Pencil Dress in Black Glitter! Embrace the trend favored by fashion bloggers and style icons alike. Price: $70. This bodycon pencil dress, crafted in Italy, is the epitome of holiday glamour. Adorned in black glitter, it’s perfect for making a statement at any party. The mini length, turtleneck neckline, and long sleeves exude sophistication, while the shiny pink fabric adds a touch of festive flair. Illuminate the holidays with this chic and glamorous dress that’s bound to turn heads! #HolidayFashion #GlamourOnPoint #BlackGlitterDress

My Bougie Bottle is a stylish reusable drinkware company founded in 2019. Inspired by nature and a drive to protect the environment, My Bougie Bottle’s mission is to create the most beautiful, durable, and giftable range of insulated water bottles on the market. Fusing fashion and function. Convenient in shape and size our drinkware is leakproof and keeps drinks cold or hot for hours on end and comes in beautiful gift packaging. Not just a bottle with an assortment of colorways and kitschy designs, My Bougie Bottle’s beautiful and stylish line-up offers the opportunity to hydrate in style today with the purpose of a sustainable tomorrow.

Flaire & Co. is an affordable, hypoallergenic jewelry line that’s made for everyday wear. Flaire & Co. was founded in 2020 by Dorothy Deng after growing tired of low-quality jewelry pieces that turned your skin green or irritated. On a mission to revolutionize accessible jewelry, Flaire & Co. combined affordability with quality pieces that are safe for sensitive skin. From dainty bracelets and necklaces to colorful statement earrings and rings, all jewelry pieces are under $30. Pieces are designed to be skin-friendly or water-resistant and can be worn regularly without tarnishing like others on the market.

Luxury, elevated loungewear meets streetwear! Equestrian, and fitness enthusiast, Melina Nasab created Cloud100 intending to embrace a lifestyle that fuses comfort and elegance- because why stop at Cloud 9? Made from scratch, the buttery soft collection allows you to look AND feel good. With high-quality, breathable fabrics, Cloud100 pieces are designed for all-day comfort for all occasions. Whether you’re unwinding at home or stepping out for a quick coffee run, you’ll feel like you’re on Cloud100!

CandySwag is an online e-commerce haven for candy enthusiasts and gift aficionados alike. Specializing in curating the finest selection of candies and sweets from around the world, we go beyond being just a candy store. What sets CandySwag apart is their dedication to the art of gifting. These candy gift boxes are the perfect gift for any occasion and. you can choose from sweet, sour, or a mix made for both individuals and groups.

It’s time for the most overlooked piece of ski gear to get its moment of glory. Meet Glory Poles (launching next week!), a new ski pole startup aiming to add some much-needed fun to this under-appreciated mountain sidekick. As you well know, poles are an essential piece of ski gear for balance and mobility but are often an afterthought for ski manufacturers. Glory plans to change that, offering high-quality construction and retro-inspired aesthetics.

  • $99/pair
  • 7-series aluminum shaft & dual-density grips
  • Includes two pairs of screw-on baskets: one for groomers, another larger diameter for powder days
  • 6 length options (110cm-135cm)
  • 3 head-turning patterns for launch

Ananda Professional, a pharmacy-grade Industrial Hemp Company presents their new Flora Balancing Gel. Chief Science Officer, Dr Alex Capano whose primary areas of study are sexual and reproductive medicine and cannabinoids invented this natural solution. Alex Capano DNP, CRNP, FNP-BC, is the chief science officer at Ecofibre Ltd. Dr. Capano was the first doctoral candidate who focused on cannabinoid science under the guidance of the Lambert Center for the Study of Medicinal Cannabis and Hemp at Thomas Jefferson University. Her clinical practice as a family nurse practitioner includes primary care, with a focus on sexual and reproductive medicine.

Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting your boxing journey, these female training gloves by BNB Method are tailored to enhance your performance on the bags and punch mitts. The sleek black design exudes confidence and elegance, making a bold statement during your training sessions.

Think of all the things you can do if you never have to take off your boxing gloves….. lift weights, drink water, tie your shoes, take selfies and so much more! These have been designed to give a great amount of support through the wrist as well as a good amount of padding on the knuckles. This allows you to hit the punching bag or punch mitts. The hybrid boxing gloves can be shipped internationally, crafted beautifully with genuine leather, and designed for a comfortable and supportive fit!

Awe Inspired Magical and luxe, Awe’s Rainbow Ring comes in 14k Yellow Gold Vermeil and Sterling Silver, featuring an overlapping double band and channel set of genuine gemstones in a rainbow gradation. Using a unique French oxygen bathing technique, Awe ensures every Gold piece is not only beautiful but also enduring. Awe’s Silver pieces are free of allergenic metals like nickel and coated in rhodium for superior luster and durability.

Made by Mary: Your true colors are beautiful — wear them with pride, for yourself or for the ones you love, with this stunning and stackable CZ and enamel ring. Vibrant stones are set in Gold Vermeil or Sterling Silver in a sparkling representation of the modern pride flag. Hand-painted white enamel unites the colors in an infinite circle that celebrates the light and potential within.

Azazie, the leading direct-to-consumer bridal and special occasion dress brand unveiled:

  • Sustainable Options on the Rise: Data shows that 42% of brides are now considering eco-friendly options for their wedding, showing the importance of environmental responsibility in the wedding industry.
  • Versatility in Bridal Attire: 83% of brides choose to wear one dress for both the ceremony and reception, with brides opting for versatile gowns that can seamlessly transition.
  • Timeless Elegance: 86% of brides selected all-white wedding gowns with overprints or hints of color.
  • Uniqueness in Gown Selection: Data also showed that 86% of brides chose a wedding gown that they would not re-wear, highlighting the significance of finding a truly special gown.
  • Bachelorette Celebrations in All-White: The survey indicated that 67% of brides opted for all-white looks for their bachelorette parties.
  • Financial Responsibility: 65% of brides chose to pay upfront for services rather than opting for a “Buy Now, Pay Later” option, while a substantial 93% did not take out any loans.
  • Advanced Planning: The data revealed that 53% of brides purchased their wedding gown 11 months or more before their wedding day, and on average, tried on 4–7 dresses before finding “the one”.
  • Wardrobe Spending: 73% of brides spent $100 or less on their engagement announcement outfit, and 49% spent between $100 and $500 on their honeymoon wardrobe.

Black, Terracotta, and Eucalyptus were the top three most popular colors for Azazie’s bridesmaid dresses. Ruffle details, short reception dresses, and satin fabrics emerged as the most popular bridal trends, demonstrating the contemporary styles that brides are embracing for their special day.

At JJ’s House, it’s all about the anticipation of finding the perfect dress for your wedding, prom, party, or other special occasions. With over 2,000 different types of dresses in regular, petite, and sizes, they have you wrapped up in silhouettes and styles to make you feel beautiful and make your big moments lasting memories.

Founded in 2010, they are a leading global online retailer with an unrivaled range, quality materials, affordable prices, and exceptional customer service.

Gifts for kids/ babies/new moms:

During potty training years, experts suggest toddlers be given access to the toilet to promote potty training independence. Enter FlushStop, the world’s only toilet handle lock, by inventor Christopher Barish, empowering children to use the potty, while still maintaining control of how often the toilet is flushed and what goes down the drain. Created after his toddler flushed a washcloth down the toilet, FlushStop prevents repetitive flushing, and plumbing disasters, and saves money on water bills. It installs in seconds, and gives young parents, caretakers of those with special needs, and even cat owners, peace of mind. Keep your pipes, water, and sanity intact with FlushStop, the potty-training toilet handle lock.

The Toniebox is a magical audio storytelling experience for children aged 3 and above. As parents ourselves, we created tonies® to provide a screen-free and immersive way for kids to explore imagination through narrative. The combination of Toniebox and tonies allows children to unlock the wonders of storytelling, fostering fascination, surprise, curiosity, and a love for exploration. The Disney Tonies collection adds an extra touch of enchantment, making it the perfect gift for little ones. Join our community and bring back imagination in its purest form with tonies® — where childhood memories are made and cherished.

Iksplor is a sister-founded brand based out of Jackson, WY — the brand offers the natural comfort of ethically sourced, 100% merino wool clothing for the entire family (newborn to adult). Lightweight and breathable base layers are perfect for year-round travel and adventure. The brand gets a lot of buzz around its kid’s merino and is for the entire adventure family // the adult base layers and joggers are great, and the entire family can be covered (and matching!).

Clixo is a first-of-its-kind, multi-sensory, magnetic building toy that can be built in both 2D and 3D unlocking everyone’s imagination and creativity. The flexible pieces combine the magic of origami with the power of magnets to let kids build an infinite number of creations. With its stackable packing design and magnets keeping the pieces together with a click, Clixo is the perfect toy for kids — it’s mess-free, screen-free, and lets them explore creativity anywhere!

BaKIT Box is a baking subscription that allows families to get creative in the kitchen while learning about new cultures and practicing culinary skills. Offering a variety of globally-inspired recipe kits, there’s something for everyone to enjoy; from the holiday classic like Gingersnap Cookies to unique recipe kits such as Greek Koulourakia cookies, Japanese Black Sesame Seed cookies, and South African Black Pepper Chocolate cookies! The product is the perfect gift for the holidays as it is made for families to enjoy together, and is a creative way to make holiday dessert favorites without the mess and vast amount of time required. The simple instructions and pre-measured ingredients included allow families to spend less time worrying about mess, and more time together enjoying the baking experience. Price: $32.99/kit

Website: https://www.bakitbox.com/collections/shop

PatPat is a global e-commerce brand with more than 30,000 kids and family clothing styles, toys, baby/pregnancy products, and more. Beloved by more than 21 million customers across 140 countries worldwide, PatPat makes it easy and affordable for parents around the world to find cute, quality clothing for their kids that makes them smile. Whether it’s a favorite character or color, a unique product feature, or pure comfort to pave the way for your fun every day, PatPat strives to offer the best assortment of quality kids’ clothes that are fun, and functional, for any occasion.. With 29+ license partners, PatPat features more licensed characters than many other children’s brands.

Kid-favorite (and parent-favorite) shoe brand, Native Shoes has some great shoe offerings for kids of every age that are perfect to wear for cooler temperatures. Sustainable, light-weight, and easy to clean, Native Shoes will take your child from the schoolyard to their favorite outdoor adventure, and are truly a no-brainer when it comes to dressing the child that’s always on the go! The brand is an affiliate via Impact and is also available to shop on Amazon.

The best sleep sacks for 2–3-year-olds are MORI — MORI creates the softest essentials for babies & toddlers with a gentle touch from organic and sustainable materials, designed for day, dreaming & more. The Peppa Pig Front Opening Sleep Sack 1.5 TOG- $87 makes bedtime simple. It’s crafted in their softest thermoregulating signature fabric. Designed in a 1.5 TOG, the baby sleep sack can be used all year round in a temperate climate. The length is adjustable to grow with your baby or toddler and it zips from the bottom to make nighttime changes simpler. Their Panda Print Front Opening Sleep Sack 2.5 TOG — $91 (Currently $45.50) is designed to give the whole family a better night’s sleep. It’s crafted in their softest, thermoregulating signature fabric. Designed in a 2.5 TOG, the baby sleep sack can be used throughout winter.

Wildbird Baby offers PJs in a patented Cloudblend technology fabric that is sure to keep your little one cozy all winter long! This “wearable blanket” keeps the baby cozy without sacrificing safety. We’ve perfected every detail so your baby gets the most comfortable sleep possible. The Niall — cozy rainy clouds adorn a beautiful blue night sky.

Baby Starters, available on Amazon are literary inspired and based on Eric Carle’s “The Very Hungry Caterpillar.” This 2-piece snug fit pajama set includes a long-sleeved shirt with a long pants. Made with high-quality materials that will keep your child warm, comfy, relaxed, and ready for sleep. The snug fit pjs are made of breathable 100% cotton with rib trim and cuffs, the top is tagless and the bottom has an elasticized waistband for added comfort. Each set is made with care and quality workmanship adheres to the strictest safety standards and is safe for kids.

gunamuna Sleep Bag- The only thing cozier: the womb. Down Alternative fill wrapped in silky soft bamboo rayon keeps your little nugget secure while one-of-a-kind WONDERZiP® keeps them covered, even during diaper changes. 1.0 TOG sleeping bag keeps baby warm, snuggly, and most importantly asleep all night.

  • Soothes baby into a deeper sleep cycle.
  • Being gently cocooned in a comforting TOG increases serotonin & relaxation, and naturally reduces anxiety by giving the same all-over sensation as a full-on giant cuddle
  • Wider + longer fit to comfortably fold and kick those legs

Price: $50–70

Blowfish Malibu was born out of Malibu, California and is a shoe brand created to embody a laid-back lifestyle. For every season since, Blowfish Malibu has delighted shoe lovers with comfortable, on-trend styles. The end goal is simple: make quality, fashionable shoes and sell them at affordable prices. Capture the fresh, youthful spirit and casual living that is distinctively Southern California.

At Famous Footwear, the best way to express yourself is through your shoes. After all, a new pair of shoes can say a lot. Add a pop of color to your personality. They’re just what you need to help make you… you. So whatever you’re famous for, they’ve got the famous brands perfectly fit for you.

Mukupati: Whimsical Prints, Quality, and Sustainability: Potty training pants feature charming, original prints that your child will adore. Backed by the quality and sustainability of organic cotton, these undies ensure a comfortable and confident potty training experience. Designed to fit children aged 2 to 3 years old, our one-size potty training underwear provides a secure and lasting fit. Thanks to our pre-washed fabric, these undies stay true to size without any shrinkage.

Why Choose Mukupati?

1. GOTS American Milled Organic Cotton: Embrace eco-consciousness with organic cotton and organic threads, free from polyester. Your child deserves the best, and so does the planet.

2. OEKO-TEX Standard Prints: Prints meet OEKO-TEX standards, ensuring no toxic dyes are used. Your child’s safety and well-being are top priorities.

3. Ultimate Comfort: Experience flat-lock seams and a tagless design that’s gentle on sensitive skin, providing superior comfort throughout the potty training journey.

4. Accident-Ready: Three layers of organic cotton offer excellent support during accidents. Mukupati potty training pants are there for your child, every step of the way.

5. Shrink-Free Fabric: Thanks to our pre-washed fabric, potty training pants remain shrink-free, maintaining their quality wash after wash.

6. Handmade with Love: Each item is handmade with care in a small family-run factory, dedicated to zero-waste practices.

7. A Purpose Beyond When you choose Mukupati, you’re not just making a purchase. You’re contributing to their mission to help children in extreme poverty in Venezuela with every sale.

Every time you opt for GOTS Organic Cotton, you support fair trade, honor the Earth’s cycles, and work towards a cleaner, healthier environment for communities worldwide. Your choice matters and your purchase can truly make a difference. Make the switch to Mukupati’s organic cotton potty training pants today and embark on a sustainable potty training journey like no other.

JustShoesForKids.com’s stellar customer service is based on:

  • Free shipping- so you can be sure to get the best fit while trying them on at a time and place convenient to you.
  • Quick email replies and complete website information, so you can ask questions on fit and other important shoe features.
  • Top-quality shoes from European designers, so your kids can be stylish, too.

Finally, they donate 1% of net profit to the ELIJA Foundation for community outreach for Autism. As the mother of two Autistic boys, the founder wanted to give back to an important cause.

For the man in your life and the tech, health and the outdoor-obsessed:

The iWalk PowerSquid Main Features:

  • 18W PD Fast Charging Power Bank: The 9000mAh portable charger can charge the Samsung S22 up to 50% in just 30 minutes. The power bank itself recharges in only 1.5 hours.
  • Small Body with Upgraded Capacity: With such a small size body, this power bank has a 9000mAh large capacity which can provide approximately 2–3 charges for your phones. It is super portable to carry around and very suitable for traveling.
  • All in One: The power bank features a cable compatible with the iPhone, a Micro cable, a USB-C cable, and a USB output port. It is compatible with devices such as iPhone 14/14 Pro Max/13 Pro Max/13 Pro/13, Samsung, Google Pixel, and Apple HomePod.
  • Stylish and Utility Design: The power bank is designed with a sleek matte exterior and LCD indicators that help you easily know the current battery level. This stylish and utility design shows your unique taste particularly.
  • What You’ll Get: Your purchase includes an Ultra-Compact Fast Charging Power Bank, a one-meter USB-C cable, and a user manual. Please note that a wall charger is not included. You will also receive friendly customer service and an 18-month warranty.

January AI is a complete metabolic health system (continuous glucose monitor, insights and coaching subscription), delivered right to your door

  • Learn your metabolism’s unique response to foods after just five days of data
  • Once you train January’s AI, you don’t have to wear a glucose monitor again all year
  • Predicts how food will impact blood sugar levels before you eat, and suggests swaps
  • Makes personalized sleep, nutrition, and movement recommendations all year to help manage your blood sugar levels; avoid foods that spike blood sugar, walk after certain meals to promote steady levels or to eat three hours before bedtime for quality sleep.
  • Made for everyday wellness seekers and optimizers — if you’ve ever wondered what a meal will do to your blood sugar, January is your answer

MSRP:$288 for the first month ($28 monthly membership fee after)

Availability: January.ai

InnoGear Aromatherapy Diffuser and Oils Set ($34.99): Spread more than holiday cheer this season with the InnoGear Aromatherapy Diffuser and Oils Set! The set includes a 400mL tank for 12 hours of continuous mist and aromatherapy diffusion and ten pure, scented oils that can be mixed and matched for a personalized, custom fragrance. An environmentally and budget-friendly alternative to candles, the InnoGear aromatherapy diffuser is safe for overnight use thanks to 4 timer settings and waterless auto-shutoff. Use the independent circle LED light with adjustable brightness as a nightlight or piece of home decor to brighten up any space. InnoGear’s entire diffuser line is available on Amazon with over 105,000 4+ star reviews.

InnoGear Solar Spotlight ($29.99+): If you’re into outdoor entertaining, keep your space safely lit with InnoGear Solar Spotlights. Nothing will deflate festive cheer faster than someone slipping on a dark deck, sidewalk, or driveway. Attached solar panels harness the sun’s energy to sustainably light each spotlight for up to 12 hours, giving your home a warm, inviting, and safe glow without the hassle or additional cost of hooking up electric cables (they’re also perfect for highlighting your outdoor holiday decor!). InnoGear’s trusted solar spotlights have more than 19,000 4+ star reviews and are also available on Amazon in packs of 2, 4, and 6 in white, warm, and multicolor lighting options.

BÆRSkin Tactical Hoodie 3.0 ($119.95): Born in the wild and raised in the city, the BÆRSkin Tactical Hoodie 3.0 is a “bær essential” for in/outdoor wear. The world’s only hoodie with 12 secure pockets, the BÆRSkin Tactical Hoodie 3.0 can safely hold anything you might need — from a cell phone and keys to camping gear and snacks. In men’s, women’s, and kid’s sizes, it’s perfect for the whole family. Made of durable fleece that will never pill or wear, the BÆRSkin Tactical Hoodie 3.0 is designed to be the only hoodie you’ll ever need, whether you’re camping in the wilderness, making your Saturday morning coffee run, or just hibernating at home. Available at baerskintactical.com with over 6,000 4+ star reviews.

Hyper Arch Motion ($99.95): Hyper Arch Motion is a new Swiss walking shoe brand created to address women’s orthopedic and orthotic needs. Designed alongside doctors, the sneakers were built based on the feedback of 100,000 women worldwide, and feature breathable mesh uppers, “Re-Memory” foam insoles for optimal arch support, and an air-cushioned heel to absorb 30% more impact from every step. Named the best recovery shoe for plantar fasciitis by both Runner’s World and Livestrong.com. Available at www.hyperarchmotion.com with 700 4+ star reviews.

With the rising costs of food and goods (a 5.8% increase predicted by EOM), it can be challenging to plan all of your festivities, while still being friendly to your wallet. So put down the scissors because you don’t need to clip coupons to get the savings with Martie. The best gift a man that doesn’t “need” anything would be a gift card for Martie to can save $$$ money on groceries next year. 🙂 Martie is the first online grocery store to sell a wide range of surplus items from national and specialty brands for up to 70% off. Not only are they helping reduce food waste but they are saving you money and they ship directly to your doorstep!

  • Martie offers a rotating selection of shelf-stable food (vs. fresh/frozen), household, health & beauty, and pet products on its beautiful user-friendly website — putting a modern spin on the growing trend of salvage groceries by pairing affordability & quality with the convenience of online ordering.
  • Customers love the ‘treasure hunt’ experience of shopping on Martie, where you might find a bottle of Brightland olive oil for $29.99 (normally $40) one day and a box of KIND bars for $4.49 (40% off) the next.
  • And by selling surplus items that would otherwise go to waste, Martie is enabling customers to be environmental heroes simply by shopping discounted groceries.

Snailax is a brand dedicated to elevating relaxation and well-being through innovative and high-quality products. Snailax has a 7-year history and is also the top five massager brands on Amazon. The brand focuses on enhancing people’s lives through a range of massage cushions, shiatsu massagers, and heated seat cushions. Products are designed with precision and care to provide ultimate comfort and relaxation experiences.

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