Tis’ the season to be busy. No judgement here, we know you haven’t bought all of your gifts yet, that’s why we made you this list. Below are 10 badass, last-minute gifts that will guarantee to get a smile:
These stylish retro inspired, but fully USB capable vinyl record players are a top pick winning in both form and function. A Crosley will add a style punch to any setting and is sure to be a knock out gift for the music lover on your list. While you’re at it, pick up a vinyl or two.
Priced from $80-$400
Discarded wine bottles get new life with Rewined. After being cut and prepped, recycled wine bottle get a second life as candles. Staying true to the bottles first purpose, candle scents are blended to mimic the wine of your choice – we recommend the pinot noir, pinot grigio, and riesling.
Priced at $28
Ranging from boots to bags, Frye has never done us wrong. Their quality is something to write home about and it’s beautiful to boot. Anyone on your list would rejoice over being gifted one of their leather goods. If a functional gift is what you’re searching for, Frye’s Logan Buckle Messenger is not only the very definition of such, but also a work of wearable art. Sunny, our co-founder and creative director, carries the Logan Flap Brief Case which can be seen here. Leather has never looked so good.
Priced at $498
Designed by Massimo Vignelli in 1966, the Stendig Calendar is part of the permanent design collection at the Museum of Modern Art. It has remained a best selling calendar through decades, proving to be both modern and classic. Months are printed in either black or white. The days are ordered in the European style where Monday starts off the week. The Stendig Calendar is produced in limited quantities, so be quick about snagging one for the planner on your list.
This is a must buy in our books. Portable, printable, and full of fun, this little camera takes some pretty great polaroids. It’s hard not to have a smile on your face when you’re carrying around one of the seven brightly colored Instax. Anyone who receives an Instax is sure to have their day made (and documented!) Be sure to buy a couple extra packs of film for the snap happy recipient!
Priced at $80
Yellow 108 specializes in the craftsmanship of quality, unisex hats. Their ability to craft a solid hat has us coming back time and time again. Pictured above is the Eastwood Fedora in Carmel and Port. This is the perfect winter accessory for the fashionista in your life.
Priced from $38-108
Bath Bombs are the unicorns of the bath world! Each Bath Bomb is packed with essential oils, flower petals, fizz and a few fun surprises. I’ll tell you this much: forget Outer Space, think Water Space. With 28 different Bath Bombs to choose from, you’re bound to find one that will become to perfect gift to a friend in need of a couple magical moments.
Priced from $3.95-$8.95
RBTL Paper has their finger on the pulse of how to make you smile. Their simple prints with phrases like “You’re The Best and The Mostest” and “I Love Your Hair Will You Marry Me”, have decorated many rooms and been given as gifts year after year. RBTL has a vast collection of phrases to choose from, allowing you to find the right one for whoever you think needs a smile this year.
Priced at $20 (unframed)
File Under: Awesome Things You Didn’t Know You Needed. James Bond meets preparedness with this gift. Meant to go on your keyring, this canister fits one rolled up bill for a rainy day. It’s 007 qualities kick in when you notice that a lock mechanism keeps your money safely sealed in the canister until the keyring is purposely taken off of the keychain. Who knew so much peace of mind could fit into such a small canister. Buy yours for the free spirit who doesn’t always plan 5 steps ahead.
Priced at $25
“Take the edge off with Whiskey Wedge,” without watering down your drink of choice. Designed to melt slower than normal ice cubes, Whiskey Wedge helps retain your drink’s full favor and gives you the coolest (literally and figuratively) glass at the party.
Priced at $17.95
No need to rush to the mall after leaving the office, everything on this list is available online. If you want to be sure that you get your gifts on time for Christmas, check out the shipping guides specified on the store’s websites.