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Ah, your bestie. Your Ride or Die, Ace Boom, Partner in Crime, and Professional Body Burier, she deserves an awesome gift for keeping all of your secrets. Each year, I work for about a month scouring the web, my brand partners, and resources for the most fabulous gift ideas for besties, that fit almost every price range. This year was a doozy, as there are so many fly gifts out there! But I was able to get it down to 8 awesome gift ideas that she is going to love. And, hey, you could even submit this link to your bestie if you want to give her a hint or two about what it is you want under the tree this year.
Here’s my gift ideas for the bestie. Let’s do this!
Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow Palette
For the best girlfriend who is also a makeup and beauty enthusiast, the Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow Palette is the perfect gift. With it’s cool case, and eye-catching shadow colors like Danger, Harajuku, and 1987, this collection will make her smile with joy. Available at Sephora, $58.00.
Basin Body Butter
Wintertime can bring on dry skin, but never fear—I’ve got a moisturizing lotion that smells divine. Basin’s Body Butter Sun Butter leaves skin feeling soft and well moisturized, and delivers a refreshing light ivory scent that is amazing. $16.99, Basin.com.
For the tech savvy bestie, LG’s Android powered G4 packs a powerful punch. It’s got a sleek design and boasts a beast of a camera that experts tout as groundbreaking. With a 5.5″ Quad HD screen and 2560 x 1440 (Quad HD), 538 ppi, the visuals are stunning, and it’ll be a gift that she will truly love. Prices vary, contract may be required. More info at LG.com.
Liquid Courage Lipstick
For my independent ladies that want to also shop small this holiday season, I highly suggest that you check out Liquid Courage Lipstick by Liquid Courage Cosmetics. Created for real women who are courageous, Liquid Courage is a woman owned company that offers vibrant pigmented lip lacquers & matte lip sticks for the modern and upwardly mobile woman. I am especially in love with their Matte Lip Sticks—Fruit Punch looks like a winner! Visit Liquid Courage Cosmetics online.
Elizabeth and James Rollerball Perfume
If you are looking for a small stocking stuffer, then I have something both of you. My go-to scents this season are Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen’s Elizabeth and James Nirvana perfumes. The black rollerball is is an addictive blend of alluring violet, sensual sandalwood, and rich vanilla that strike the perfect balance between masculine and feminine (with hints of vanilla, violet, and sandalwood). The white rollerball is a captivating blend of delicate peony, chic muguet, and tender musk for a feminine scent with dark sophistication. $25 each, Sephora.com.
Urban Decay Vice4
Each Fall, UD blesses us with a new and exciting 20-color Vice palette, and this year was no exception. Adorned in a mirrored box and accompanied with a large size makeup bag, the Urban Decay Vice4 collection contains limited edition colors like Fast-Ball (magenta), 1985 (purple), and Underhand (burgundy)—it’s the right mix of bold and neutral. $60.00, UrbanDecay.com.
Lifeproof cases are the bees knees when it comes to protecting devices. And for the girlfriend that plays, hard, their Nuud phone case gives total protection from water, dirt, and drops. It also gives users complete access to all ports and controls and worlds with the Touch ID feature on iPhones. It also has an Anti-reflective glass camera lense and is waterpoof, dirtproof, snowproof, and shockproof. Sale, $99.99 Lifeproof.com. (available for Android phones as well).
Hum by Verizon
Hum by Verizon lets you add new car technology to almost any car. It helps you prevent breakdowns, save money and get faster roadside and emergency assistance. Plus, the hum app puts all this in the palm of your hand. Give the gift of roadside safety to your bestie—that is what friends are for! Contract required, $14.99 monthly, Verizon.com.
There’s noone in the world like your best friend, so I hope that these gift ideas are just what the doctor ordered.