Prioritizing your holiday shopping according to price is a smart way to check off all the names on your list and still have enough left in your budget to book your ticket home to see your family. We’ve compiled a cheat sheet filled with ideas to save (affordable but still amazing gifts), spend (mid-range and worth the money) and splurge (the go-big gifts for those who have been extra good this year) on everyone on your list. Happy shopping!
Gifts for Guys
From your boyfriend to your little brother, these picks will please even the most particular gentlemen on your list.
Save: Spiked! Ice Tray
This easy-on-the-wallet option will raise a few eyebrows. Who knew how cool it would be to elevate cocktail hour with a spiky ice cube in your drink? The pointed ice cubes add a serious statement.
Cooking will never be boring again with this stainless-steel smoker. It comes with a radio-frequency remote control and a removable drip pan for fast and easy cleanups, plus it has a viewing window so you can check on your food’s progress.
This toy offers an amazing experience: watching an animal hatch from an egg. Play with the egg long enough and your touch will bring your new friend into existence. You can listen to its heartbeat and tap on the egg, and it’ll tap back!
We’re all looking for solutions to make our lives faster, easier and more fun. Here are some fun gift ideas for the tech-obsessed person on your list.
Save: Electric Push-Button Corkscrew
Holiday entertaining just got so much easier with this simple-to-use push-button corkscrew. It’s sleek and smart-looking, and it uncorks bottles with the press of a button. Bonus: You can use it as a night-light.
Vacuuming becomes a wildly entertaining experience with the use of this robotic friend. Watch it whiz around your room and clean up your mess. Download the app to schedule cleaning times and preferences.
From the latest tech to the hottest fashions and everything in between, the editors at The Smart Shopper are in the know and ready share their expertise. Check out our posts on shopping secrets and product trends for those who live for a little retail therapy.