So...you waited. And then things got crazy and you didn't have time to spend forever looking for something online and the mall is a horror show and now it's a matter of weeks (maybe even days) until you're on the spot with your mom/dad/boyfriend/sister/friend looking at you like "what'd you get me?!" Don't panic—we've done the work for you. Breathe in, breathe out, and shop these last-minute favorites ahead.
A quick and easy purchase for your bestie who spends more time on planes than she does in the office.
If you don't have the time to smell *every* candle in the store to decide which one they'll like, this gift set is your best bet for a chic variety.
His beanie game will never be stronger. Promise.
Marc Jacobs, $333
You won't even have to question ordering these bad boys direct.
La Mer, $85
Behold the mini miracles collection featuring moisturizer, lotion, and eye concentrate—made for the miracle of you checking off every single person on your gift list this year.
A French marble wine cooler that also doubles as a vase. (You're welcome.)
This Chloé gift set includes fresh floral perfume *and* lotion she'll love.
Room Service, $78
Pajamas so soft she'll never want to leave her house.
A no-brainer. The backpack your brother or sister has been waiting for (and they'll have you to thank).
Not in the psycho girlfriend way, more in the "here's a really cool hi-tech item I found" way. Order with two-day shipping!
Urban Outfitters, $34
This throw pillow is ideal for any of your badass friends.
Cute, functional, and here for your last-minute gift-giving emergencies.
Les Georgettes, $195
A bejeweled cuff that can also be worn with its reversible leather band. Plus, it's a versatile piece for day or night.
Stella McCartney, $705
Getting her a Stella McCartney bag will never have her questioning your gift-giving skills again.
Chanel Le Vernis is not just a regular nail polish—it's a cult-classic your mom, bestie, or sister will love and you can grab easily.
Pamela Barsky, $75
A cheeky present for any of your friends or family. There's hundreds of different sayings available with a 99% guaranteed response: "OMG that's so me."
One less sweater she'll have to buy herself, which she'll appreciate greatly.
Rent the Runway, prices vary
RTR is offering gift cards for the first time both in-store and online. If you can't head to a store, snag one quick and easy online. You can even send one directly to her inbox. 😱
Mansur Gavriel, $685
*Adds to list of pieces she'll keep forever.*
Run and grab this bluetooth wireless speaker for your dad/brother/boyfriend/tech fiend, and call it a day.
There is a 100% chance that you have a Frozen fan in your life, so while you're at the mall, swing by Pandora and grab one of these sparkly snowflake numbers.
Custom Framing, starting at $39
This sounds like the kind of thing that would take forever, but a service like Framebridge can deliver a gorgeous framed print in as few as five days. Upload a shot of you and the recipient together and they'll think you're the *sweetest*.
LegacyBox, starting at $75
If your parents are swimming in VHS tapes they can't play anymore, this is the perfect gift for them. Order them a Legacybox (give about a week for it to arrive) and have them throw all their old photos and tapes inside—they'll get thumbdrives and DVDs back that they'll be able to play to their heart's content. (Or at least until DVD players go the way of the VCR.)
A bath is the perfect way to tell mom you think she deserves to relax, but it's also fun enough to feel special.
FEED bags are a favorite of the fashion set, and are 10 times better than your average tote because each purchase provides 10 school meals to children around the world. There's nothing like a gift that gives back to make the recipient forget the fact that you got it at the last minute.
Harry & David, prices vary
Because they are smart, Harry & David (whose catalog is doubtless somewhere in your parents' house) offer a last-minute gift selection. Nab a pumpkin cheesecake or chocolate covered strawberries and get overnight delivery for no extra charge.
This is especially cool because recipients get a bespoke collection of wines catered to their tastes, AND because us last-minute-ers can buy the subscription and print out a gift receipt, no waiting required.