Since the holiday season is approaching very quickly, I thought I would share some of my favorite gifts for the year. These are all items that I’ve selected and purchased for others (and myself…ha), and hope they might help some of you out there looking for gifting inspiration.
Anthropologie Pom Pom Beanie: I love this beanie! I first saw it in our local Anthropologie shop, and picked up the wine for myself. I have pretty sensitive skin and also a big bobble head (seriously, my head is the same size as my husband’s). And this beanie fit my head fine as it has a lot of stretch…and didn’t itch at all when I wore it (the inside is lined with fleece!). I’m a fan, so I’ve since picked up a few more as gifts. The colors are so fun, and my favorite feature is of course the gigantic pom pom ball on top. The pom actually looks bigger in person than it does on photographs. Very fun.
Barefoot Dreams Hooded Zip Robe. To say that this isn’t the most flattering item I own would be a vast understatement. But man oh man do I love this robe. SO MUCH! I’ve always been a lazy robe wearer – I hate adjusting the belt all the time. Our place can get cold though, so I recently splurged on this one (no belt needed…and kangaroo pockets!) and I’ve been wearing it non stop at ever since. Did my husband wrinkle his nose the first time I put it on? Yes. Do our neighbors believe that I’ve joined some kind of vegan cult, after one too many sightings of me in this while fetching the paper in the morning? But like I said, I adore this robe so much that I don’t care. And I bought another for a friend who I know loves to be comfortable and stocks up on sweats…so I’m sure she’ll enjoy it. Continue Reading