Holiday 2017

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There’s no way I could’ve made it through the holiday season without thinking of all the runners out there! If you’ve got a runner in your life, these gifts are SURE to put a smile on their face. Whether you need a small something, a gift that you can split with others, or you want to go all out, the gifts included in this guide are perfect for anyone who loves to get out there and log those miles.

Yurbuds Headphones

I swear by these and have been running with only these for the past four years. They never fall out no matter how much you sweat!

Outdoor Voices Two-Tone Leggings

Hidden waistband and high-waisted. Need I say more?

Running Socks

Don’t let your friend get slowed down by blisters – give them the proper socks they need! They’re important.

Lole Sports Bra

Perfect amount of support with a super stylish design

Body Glide

Because if you’re a runner, you can never have too much glide in your life

Energy Gels

Are you really a runner if you haven’t tried energy gels?

Foam Roller

Truly truly, your friend NEEDS this if they do not have one. I don’t care what they think (or what you think for that matter) just trust me, and buy this now if they don’t own it

Nike Shoes

They can’t wear their running shoes everywhere! These are the ideal shoes for throwing on after workouts and running errands

Apple Watch

Up their running game by allowing them to track their mileage, time and MORE!

S’Well Water Bottle

Gotta stay hydrated and nobody wants to do that out of an ugly water bottle!


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Calling all #YoPros! For those career-focused folks in your life, they’ll appreciate the thoughtful gifts they can use at work or that will help them transition from work to play. I will take one of everything, please!

Simplified Planner

This is a beautiful and joyous planner designed for women on the go. If you’re looking for a planner to give, you can’t go wrong with this one!

Primecut Wallet

All eyes will be on you when you whip this stylish mama out of your purse

Picasso Earrings

Easily transition from work to play with these BaubleBar stunners


Polish off your outfit with these chic loafers for a fun, yet professional, look

Bobbi Brown Lipstick

All girls know lipstick pulls every look together. So gift it to them!

Madewell Tote

Here’s the thing – I don’t think you could create a more perfect bag. The color, the shape, the size. It’s perfect for work and perfect to take to drinks with the girls after. SOLD!

Suede Jacket

Should I have picked a more jacket? Eh, maybe. But, this jacket is great to throw on with dress pants or a nice pencil skirt. Show your office your sassy stylish side!

Yeti Tumbler

Keep your coffee hot and your water cold, all in a CUTE stainless steel container

Note Cards

Everyone loves a good ol’ fashioned letter, especially in the work force


I am not sure what else to say except these are the best pens EVER

Business Card Holder

All that networking and no place to put the new contacts? Problem solved!


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Buying gifts for your coworkers can be tricky, which is why I decided upon a selection of fun and quirky items that are different than the usual picks. Have no fear because these gifts won’t break the bank and they are sure to put a huge smile on all your buddies’ faces.

Deborah Lipman Nail Polish

This is my absolute favorite brand of nail polish and these colors are a great mix of fun and professional.

Sugarfina Champagne Bears

These ALWAYS bring a big smile and they taste dang goo, too.

Rifle Paper Co. Notepad

Since the to-do’s never end, might as well make them look cute!

Plant Pot

I think everyone could use a cheerful pot sitting on their desk with a succulent staring right at them

Kate Spade Coffee Mugs

I couldn’t pick which I liked best, so why not spread the love to several coworkers?! I will link the other two options below, but you can also find them here and here

Kate Spade Calendar

Who doesn’t need a monthly calendar on their desk (right next to their succulent!)? Talk about chic!

Humans of NY

This is for the coworker you just can’t quite figure out what to get them, but you want to get them something GOOD. There’s no way this book won’t intrigue them.

File Folders

If you’ve got a coworker who is always organizing, help them spice things up with these happy file folders

Moscow Mule Mug

I’m impressed by the superb quality of these for such a great price. If your coworker is a Moscow Mule-loving fanatic (which, who isn’t?!), this gift is sure to be put to use.

Pocket Charger

No explanation needed, really

Sharpie Pens

Color coding is back, baby!


Of course one of the most important gifts you will be buying this year will be the gift for your best friend! I know I always get overwhelmed looking at all the options out there and then end up crunched for time because I never picked anything #oops. These picks are sure to be winners no matter your friends’ personality!

Avocado Socks

The perfect pair of socks because you and your bestie are the perfect pair. DUH!

Pom Pom Pouch

I think girls are notorious for the amount of stuff in their purse. Help your girl keep it all together with this metallic pom pom pouch

Herbivore Bath Salts

If your friend hasn’t tried Herbivore products yet, prepare to change their lives for the better!

Infinity Scarf

They’ll be thanking you forever when they get all amounts of use out of this since it goes with everything

Sugarfina Cocktail Kit

Now y’all have everything you need to mix two rosé cocktails!

What Do You Meme?

Created by the popular Instagram account F*ckJerry, your BFF will heart this game if she’s a social media guru

Flamingo Drink Holder

You’re prepping your friend to become the most popular girl at the pool AND get the cutest Instagram, too. You’re welcome.

Key Chain

Throw it on a purse, keys, whatever it be, it adds a stylish touch.

Ring Dishes

London, Paris and NYC – SUCH cute designs, too!


These mugs are stinkin’ adorable and have the best sayings. Talk about girl power!

Polaroid Camera

These cameras are a blast to have around. They are great for birthday parties and other fun celebrations!

Pina Studs

Every girl needs a sassy pair of pineapple studs

Sheet Masks

Get ready for a girls-night-in with this set of four face masks


Calling all friends trying to save money this holiday season – this one’s for you! Every gift selected in this guide is $30 and under. An even better way to save money? Go in on a gift with a friend this season.


Wearing matching pajamas is always fun, plus these are festive so it’s a double win!


This eye shadow palette has great reviews everywhere meaning it’s a S T E A L

Big Magic

Big Magic is one of my FAVORITE books, and for only ten dollars, you can really get the creative juices flowing for someone in your life

Lip Balm

This reacts to your skin’s pH levels, how FREAKIN’ COOL IS THAT?!

Donut Shirt

This shirt is under $10 and who doesn’t love a good donut-themed shirt?

Luggage Tags

Keep track of luggage with these colorful and straightforward luggage tags that are super affordable. Obsessed.

Joy Jar

Ok seriously this is the happiest little gift you could give someone and is perfect for someone you feel you need to give them just a little something

You Got This Mug

Motivating mug + help them move around with caffeine? Check!

Wine Mug

For that person who loves their wine, they will get a kick out of this mug


Bandanas are such a simple, yet stylish accessory, and this one has great colors for fall and winter!

Face Mask

Yes to Tomatoes is one of my favorite skin care lines! Their face masks work wonders


Gathering gifts for a traveler was so much fun since I’ve been doing a fair amount of travel this year. I put a lot of thought into what items I know I would find useful and included a range of item prices, as well. Now, jet set go!

Calpak Luggage 

I use Calpak for both my carry-on suitcase and the bags I check. I LOVE how durable they are, how chic they all look and how easy they are to get around.

Ray Ban Sunglasses

This retro pair of sunglasses will go with every outfit and will always look good.

New Balance Shoes

How fun is this design and color combo?! Thank goodness tennis shoes and cute outfits are back in style. These are perfect for wandering around and getting happily lost.

Wireless Headphones 

Wires always get in the way when boarding planes, so these wireless headphones would come in handy to drown out all the noise and stay hands free!

Wash & Wear Travel Bag Set

The worst is getting all your clean and dirty clothes mixed up, which is why these adorable bags will save the day for the traveler.

Wrap Scarf 

PLANES ARE FREEZING. A cute scarf is a must!

Passport Holder 

I’ve honestly had my eyes on this passport holder for a long time. The script, color and saying are perfect for the gal who has caught the wanderlust bug.


The best way to remember memories from a trip is by writing it down old school style. These Anthropologie notebooks are a steal!

Water Bottle 

Being practical is the most important part when it comes to travel, especially when it relates to consuming water. My Nalgene never fails me.

Bucket List Book 

Finally, inspire your traveling friend to take even more adventurous trips with this amazing book!