It doesn't matter how long you've been in the relationship—the gift-giving pressure is real. Wait, does she have this already? What's that brand she loves again? Is it too soon for this? Save yourself the awkward "Oh...it's nice" (we've all been there) and buy her one of these chic gifts ahead, all under $200.
If The Great British Bake Off is on her "most recents" in her Netflix queue (or she just really enjoys cooking), she'll be in love with this set of four brass measuring cups.
Lou & Grey, $60
There's only one acceptable choice of footwear during the winter: fuzzy blue slippers that will feel like she's walking on pillows.
Louis Vuitton, $185
Louis Vuitton's first candle collection is as luxurious as you'd imagine it to be, with each wix hand-painted by an artisan wax maker in Grasse. Light it up Christmas morning or keep it as a gorgeous piece of decor in the apartment.
Only those who have memorized every line from Mean Girls deserve to rock this ugly Christmas sweater to the rest of their holiday parties this month. And none for Gretchen Weiners.
Tom Ford, $87
Yes, navigating into unchartered makeup territory is scary, but this bold Tom Ford eyeshadow and lipstick set will go perfectly with any of her outfits this winter. Trust us on this one.
West Elm, prices vary depending on size
If you're dating a candle hoarder, gift her one of these beautiful candle holders instead of contributing to her...problem. This way, you're still supporting her while giving her an excuse to actually use them.
If you've been dating for more than a couple months, a piece of jewelry like this gorgeous blue stone bracelet says, "I'm committed, but I know my limits."
Backslash Fit, $90
It's not a regular yoga mat, it's a smart yoga mat. Yes, this self-rolling, cushiony mat comes with its own Amazon Alexa that will guide her through her flow. (Technology!) Plus, every time she goes to class, she'll think of you.
MZ Wallace, $145
Don't question the fanny pack revival—just know she'll be impressed that you thought to get her one in the first place. Its functionality will allow her to be hands-free, which just means more hand-holding for the two of you.
New Balance, $60
New Balance's fresh foam sneakers look good with any outfit, athleisure or non. They're totally worth the investment even if she only makes it to the gym once per
That whole "being a better person" new year's resolution came early: When you buy her this cashmere "dream big" eye mask and soy candle, you're also providing 28 school meals to children in third-world countries.
Attention: New knitwear has dropped on Everlane, and she will never—I repeat, never—say no to a cozy, cable-knit sweater. Consider it one less item she needs to add to her cart during her winter wardrobe refresh.
Delish's cookbook features over 275 easy-to-learn recipes and ideas so really, it's a gift for the both of you. Cookie dough cheesecake? Yes, please.
Does the name Meghan Markle ring a bell? (Don't answer that.) The Duchess wears these loafers frequently, so you're pretty much bestowing a royal title on your girlfriend by getting her a pair.
Inspire her to write down all of her thoughts and ideas in this gorgeous lined notebook. Create a customizable cover to add a special, personalized touch.
Three words: mirror bluetooth speaker. This genius invention from iHome allows her to do her makeup while listening to her favorite music, and even has the ability to take phone calls. Her morning routine will never be the same (in the best way).
Who needs a trip to Napa when you can have a wine tasting with friends on the couch? Winc's wine-tasting kit comes with six bottles (!), six bags, and 11 information cards so she can officially consider herself a wine connoisseur.
Missoma, another favorite brand of Meghan Markle's, makes gorgeous earrings like these 18k-gold plate hoops she can wear to work or date night.
Acne Studios, $150
Fact: Get her a wool beanie that speaks to her soul, and you'll win S.O. of the year.
Rifle Paper Co., $20
She probably already has Rifle Paper Co.'s chic calendars and journals, but the stationary company recently introduced its lifestyle line. It includes beautifully-designed pillows, like this one, that will go perfectly in her apartment.
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