Holiday Eye Cracker
Happiology Body Wash
Stylish Travel Companions
“I’m obsessed with this bright red-orange color! It’s a reminder of summer to get you through the winter” ―Kristen Shelton, assistant photo editor
Water Mint soy candle
“Adorable wrapping and a gender-neutral scent―good stock for my just-in-case gift stash.” ―Mamie Walling, office manager
Savon bon bon soap
Maria Evora Beach Rose Body Moist
Snowflakes should be the only flakes you worry about this winter. Cure dry, cracked skin with this extra-rich body crème immersed in aloe-vera leaf juice and shea butter.
Delirium & Co. Scarlet Grapefruit Candle
Candles occasionally get a bad rep as being an impersonal gift, a step-above the gift card. The minute you smell the grapefruit, red currants, apple, mandarin, and amber, those gift-giving woes will quickly fade away.
Gianna Rose Atelier Tresors des Mers Seashell Soaps
No need for gift-wrapping. Bath junkies will melt over these white honeysuckle and baby jasmine seashell soaps piled high in glass apothecary jars.
Sephora Lip Service Deluxe Sampler
Your pucker will be ready for the mistletoe with this sampler of smooch-worthy delights. The trial-size goodies work well for a lip-product pro or makeup minimalist.
Simplemente Blanco Hot Water Bottle Cover
Cozy up to your hot-water bottle this winter with this ultra-soft, hand-knitted cover. Think outside the box and fill it with lavender for a sachet in a snap.
(Published December/January 2010)