December 18, 2012
Present Perfect: 8 Last-Minute Gifts for Brides
December 18, 2012
Christmas is just a week away, and if you’re anything like us, you’re still shopping for a few last-minute presents. If there’s a bride on your gift-giving list, you’ve come to the right place: We’ve rounded up an assortment of stylish finds for the soon-to-be Mrs. Whether she’s a book worm or a beauty junkie, she’ll be delighted to find one of these 8 picks wrapped and waiting for her beneath the tree.
For the daydreamer: This luxe book features more than 400 photos and intimate details of the fashionable nuptials of models, celebrities, and royals. Vogue Weddings: Brides, Dresses, Designers, $85, Random House
For the beauty junkie: Exfoliate and smooth chapped winter lips with this delicious new lip scrub by Sara Happ–just what she needs for the big wedding day kiss. The Lip Scrub in Red Velvet, $24, Splendor Beauty Emporium
For the jewelaholic: This glittering pave necklace makes a statement with wedding gowns or white T-shirts and jeans. Basilissa Necklace, $170, Ily Couture
For the stress case: Feel a case of the bridezillas coming on? Help her take the edge off with this aromatherapy blend–just dab on wrists or temples and breath deeply. 21 Drops “Calm” Essential Oil Rollerball, $28, Sephora
For the hostess with the mostess: A stylish way to serve cocktails and snacks or organize coffee table accessories—personalized inserts are removable so she can create different looks. Personalized Lucite Tray, $80, Pretty Smitten
For the playful spirit: She can get her game on with this fashionable set of paddles–even beer pong will seem posh. Diane von Furstenberg ping pong set, $95, DVF
For the do-gooder: This tank’s colorful print is inspired by the headdresses worn by Masaai brides in East Africa—a portion of the proceeds help support the Masaai community. Wildlife Works Masaai Bride Tank, $38, Refinery 29
For the future-seeker: A little “something blue” filled with hidden secrets about wedding colors, flowers, dates, and more. Fortune-Telling Book for Brides, $20, Tabula Rasa Social Stationers
Have a great gift idea for brides-to-be? Share your suggestions in the comment section below!