The holiday season is right around the corner and The MOMS wanted to share some of their favorite holiday gifts they’re going to wrap up and put a bow on this season!
Let’s start out with the perfect gifts for our significant others!
Our MOMS LOVE!..
Body Shop– The Body Shop has teamed up with War Child this holiday season to grant children in war-torn regions the wish of education! For every specifically selected gift purchased, The Body Shop will make a contribution to fund a class for a child. There are over 100 wish-giving items available as a part of this partnership, including: skin care, body care, perfumes, men’s essentials and more!
Catalyst: Waterproof iPhone Case – This ultra slim military-grade waterproof case is great for everyday use & was voted the world’s most protective case this year! ($60.00)
Knomad Mini– An all-in-one portable tablet organizer that has a portfolio design that fits an iPad Mini or any 8″ tablet. The organizer boasts slip pockets to hold a battery, smart phone, business and credit cards, even passports. There are also elastic straps for USB sticks, cables and other small items. This item offers a stylish way to carry your tablet “techcessories” and personal belongings throughout your your daily travels! Your Knomo comes with a unique ‘MyKnomo ID’ code so if lost, it can be returned to it’s owner. (Prices Vary)
Stand Up To Cancer- SU2C has wonderful gifts that give back this holiday season with proceeds funding cutting edge cancer research. This year, SU2C has designed a number of affordable apparel and premium jewelry, which are perfect gifts for anybody who supports the fight against cancer: SU2C Alex and Ani gold and silver triple bangle sets with the signature arrow charm ($75.00), elegant SU2C reversible gold & silver pendants by Carolee ($48.00), cozy SU2C eco-fleece sweatshirts ($39.99), SU2C adjustable survivor caps ($19.99), and more. All products are available on SU2C’s website.
Bene Rialto– This store is one of the latest places The MOMS love to shop at! Bene Rialto is an innovative marketplace in New York City located on West 38th Street (incase you’re in the area and want to check it out sometime) with a wonderfully unique atmosphere as it combines independent fashion brands, food and art all together in one place!
Flywheel– This is the perfect gift for the fitness enthusiast! Flywheel gift cards are available in 1, 5, 10 (visual attached) and 20 packs. This gift of health and happiness is available at all studios and can also be printed or gifted digitally.
The Base Project- We love The Base Project’s new solid brass and bronze bracelets that are designed in Namibia, Africa by artisans and crafted in the USA. Each bracelet generates income for artisans in Namibia + additional proceeds fund a child’s education in the artisan’s local community. The designs are inspired by the animals, landscape, and rich history of this remote African country.
iHome Speakers & Alarm Clocks– Music inspires and is a great way to get moving and what better thing is there to wake up to than your favorite playlist! Which is why iHome speakers/alarm clocks make the perfect gift for Dad or your significant other this holiday season! ($79.99)
Omaha Steaks– Founded in 1917, Omaha Steaks is a fifth-generation, family-owned company known nationwide for the finest in USDA-approved, grain fed beef and gourmet foods. Today, Omaha Steaks is recognized as the nation’s largest direct response marketer of beef and gourmet foods available through multiple marketing channels including by phone at 1-800-228-9055, online at www.OmahaSteaks.com or at retail stores nationwide.
We ALL LOVE!…
NFL– Have sports fans in the family? The NFL Official line has apparel and accessories that can accommodate anyone on your holiday shopping list. Be it a new look for the big game or a night out on the town, there are new looks for everyone on your list! We love that we can celebrate your kiddo’s fandom with this Hello Kitty Hugger. You don’t know who she loves more; Hello Kitty or the [New York Giants]. With this adorable Hello Kitty blanket and plush character, she can have sweet dreams of cheering for the [New York Giants] next to Hello Kitty!
AMEX– For those struggling to find a gift, you can use points to give someone an experience by turning points into a trip. Use Pay with Points and enjoy the flexibility to travel using all or some points. You can book travel with points and even use points for hotel gift cards for room nights, spa treatments, dining, and much much more!
Amazon.com– Whether you’re buying for the binge-watcher, the book lover, the media enthusiast or the little munchkin in your life, the Amazon family has something for everyone on your list this year.
Novogratz Family – Old Navy Limited Edition Family Blanket. Old Navy is teaming up with design powerhouse The Novogratz family (from Bravo’s “9 by Design” and HGTV’s “Home by Novogratz”) to celebrate the holiday season. As the brand’s Gifting Spokes-family, The Novogratz (Bob & Courtney and their seven children) will curate their favorite gifting picks for the entire family and have designed a limited edition “Family” Fleece Blanket. ($15 Available 11/24 and online 12/2)
9 by Novogratz Love Letters Decorative Pillow– 9 by Novogratz is a fun, functional and eclectic collection designed exclusively for Walmart. This 9 by Novogratz Love Letters Decorative Pillow is a great holiday gift for families who want to raise their children to be the new generation of global citizens. ($14.95)
Norwegian Cruise Line- This is the perfect gift for the whole family. When you Cruise Like a Norwegian there’s fun for everyone! Norwegians live life to the fullest. They smile bigger, explore further and relax longer, because they’re free to let inspiration guide them from one experience to another. Sound exciting? Then climb aboard and discover how it feels to Cruise Like a Norwegian®.
AMResorts- AMResorts is a collection of luxury resort destinations, each with its own unique personality and each resort features sun-soaked beaches, elegant accommodations, a world-class spa, gourmet dining, unlimited premium drinks, and many other pampering amenities, which is why it is another great gift for the whole family to enjoy!
Novogratz Dinnerware Collection– Give your table a chic makeover with the colorful, cutting-edge Novogratz Dinnerware Collection. Renowned for their distinctive aesthetic, Cortney and Robert Novogratz mix elements of modern and vintage style for a fashion-forward dinnerware pattern featuring robust shapes and bold designs. ($5.00-$20.00)
Our Kids LOVE!..
Suprise Ride– This is an online website where you can select a set number of months or simply sign up for the auto-renew monthly plan and each month Surprise Ride will send you a package in the mail right to your door with all the materials and instructions needed to do fun, hands on activities with your kids! Your child will be engaged and learn something new in every box! ($24.99/month with free shipping)
Nintendo amiibo– On November 21st Nintendo is going to introduce amiibo and offers new game-play experiences in the toys-to-life category. With ambiio, figures of Nintendo can interact with Wii U games in unique new ways. Players can buy and collect amiibo, to bring them closer to the games and characters they love! ($12.99 Rated E 10+)
Trident Case – the “Cyclops Series”– For Apple iPhone 5s Cyclops cases provide superior protection against drops and other impacts in a slim design.(39.95)
Trident Case wireless charger: – Provide your Qi-equipped device with wireless charging anywhere you go! The Wireless Charging Portable Power 4000 provides power for 18 hours of talk or usage time! ($79.95)
Our Little Ones LOVE!…
The Cubby by Sprout: This 7″ tablet is packed with over 40 Sprout Channel episodes, SproutOnline.com games, coloring pages, video clips, crafts, recipes and more! Your little one can play, learn and create with their favorite Sprout Channel characters on this Android 4.4 tablet. (Available at Walmart for only $99)
Skip Hop– You can even give back this holiday season when you purchase any products from Skip Hop and it’s not just for this holiday season either, can you believe it?! Our favorite Skip Hop products this holiday season include the Hedgehog Accordion, the Musical Owl Phone and the Limited-Edition Zoo Pack Gift Set. (Prices will vary)
EDUCATIONAL GIFTS!…We LOVE!
ChordBuddy– As soon as you attach ChordBuddy to your acoustic or electric guitar you will be able to make music! Don’t believe it try it! Each package includes the ChordBuddy as well as instructions on how to properly attach the device to attach the device to your electric or acoustic guitar. The ChordBuddy songbook includes over 100 songs and the lesson plan and companion DVD will have you playing songs in no time! ($49.95)
Surprise Ride– A monthly box of adventure that fuels children’s discovery through hands on projects for kids ages 6-11. These boxes innovativley teach something new about the world like exploring the science behind how things glow in the dark and making organic chocolate from scratch! ($24.99/month)
Fire HD Kids Edition– Perfect for the kiddo in your life, the Fire HD Kids Edition tablets, available in 6” or 7” models come with a durable, lightweight case. Parents can create profiles for each child and choose what content kids have access to, set daily limits on tablet use or restrict categories, such as games and video, while leaving unlimited time for reading. Additionally, HD Kids Edition includes a free year of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited so children get unlimited access to 5,000 books, movies, TV shows, educational apps and games. ($149 and $189)
BIG SPLURGES!…We LOVE!
JamStick– The Jamstik is the the world’s first “Smart Mobile Guitar,” featuring authentic strings & real frets. It’s compatible with your iPad, iPhone and Mac, and its portable size means you can take it anywhere. Control our provided teaching and mixing apps or pair it with your favorite iOS apps & Mac software for unlimited musical creativity.($299.99)
Jenga Giant– This toy is perfect for backyard BBQ’s birthday and holiday celebrations, college parties, and everywhere else people gather to have fun, which is why The MOMS love it! ($129.99)
Canon– The is the perfect gift to give to any loved one who loves to capture those picture perfect moments and what better time to start capturing those moments than this holiday season! The Canon EOS Rebel SL1 is compact and weighs only 13oz, which is perfect for fitting inside a purse or pocket and take it with you anywhere! It’s quick to start and focus and offers a smooth live view focus experience. ($599.00)
Gifts Under $40… WE LOVE!
16 Handles Gift Card– 16 Handles is about 3 things: Fro-Yo, Flavor & Fun! Welcome to the hands-on Fro-Yo revolution! They have thousands of frozen yogurt flavors and toppings and what we love most about 16Handles is not only can you create what you want but they always encourage you to “Flaunt Your Flavor™”!
Fire TV Sticks– A small stick that connects to the HDMI port on your HDTV for instant access to movies, TV shows, music, photos, apps, and games. Fire TV Stick delivers instant access to a vast selection of content, including the most popular video and music services such as Netflix, Prime Instant Video, Hulu Plus, WatchESPN, NBA Game Time, Twitch, SHOWTIME ANYTIME, Prime Music, Spotify, Pandora Vevo, Plex, A&E,PBS, PBS KIDS, WATCH Disney Channel, YouTube.com, and more. ($39)
Mason Jar Cookie Company– The Mason Jar Cookie Company is a line of gourmet ready-to-bake dessert mixes! This product is available in the Signature Glass Jars or Iconic Jar-Shaped Pouch OR customize and design your own blend (and even name it on the label..how fun)!
Well, that just about wraps it up for The MOMS 2014 Holiday Gift Guide we hope you had fun exploring some of the gifts WE LOVE to give to our friends and family during this holiday season and we hope you have a safe, wonderful and warm holiday with your LOVED ones!!