December 19, 2011 / Leave a Comment
Happy Monday! Christmas a just a week away–have you done all your holiday shopping? Yeah, neither have we. But lucky for all you readers with newly engaged or soon-to-be-engaged gals in your lives (grooms, besties, ‘rents, we’re looking at you), today we come to the rescue with a last-minute gift guide for brides-to-be. A little sparkle, a little leopard, a little shine–no matter her style, we’ve got 10 gifts any bride would love to find wrapped and waiting for her beneath the tree.
This delicate cuff pairs beautifully with white wedding gowns and blue jeans. Golden Lace Cuff, $88, Ann Taylor
Cozy animal-print pajamas are the perfect threads for lazing about on the weekend and reading wedding magazines and blogs. Charter Club leopard-print pajamas, $60, Macy’s
Help her channel her inner screen siren with a vivid lip color that evokes the glamour of Old Hollywood. Nars ‘Jungle Red’ lipstick, $24, Splendor Beauty Emporium
This festive clutch is just large enough to hold the essentials, and chic enough to carry down the aisle for the big day or out on the town for New Year’s Eve. Jeweled Box Clutch, $98, Banana Republic
Put a spring in her step with glittering heels–they’ll take her from her engagement party to her honeymoon. Kate Spade New York ‘Charm’ slingback pumps, $325, Nordstrom Fashion Place
Chances are you, you won’t be giving the bride-to-be diamonds (or if you’re a groom, you already dropped a chunk of change on some bling), so gift her this charming diamond-shaped light bulb instead. Eric Therner Diamond Lights, $39 plus shipping, Colette
She’ll love reading up on the meaning behind wedding flowers, traditions, symbols, and auspicious dates in this fun and informative book. Fortune-Telling Book for Brides, $10, Tabula Rasa Social Stationers
No doubt she’ll heart this colorful, warm, and stylish scarf. Joia green and pink heart scarf, $22, Tobi
Get her digits in tip-top shape with the help of bold, bright fuchsia and sweet flamingo-pink nail polishes. Essie ‘Bachelorette Bash’ and ‘Lovie Dovie,’ $8 each, Trade Secret
These sleek frames crafted from semi-precious, hand-polished agate are prime for holding beloved wedding photos. Rablabs ‘Obra’ Photo Frames, $55, Root’d
What do you think of these 10 gifts for brides-to-be? What are you giving the newly engaged gal in your life?
Stay tuned for our last-minute gift guide for grooms, coming up tomorrow!