They say that shopping the right gifts for a girl can either make or break the relationship, but really, it doesn’t have to be complicated!
Whether your lady, your girl squad, your mother, or sisters, whether you’re on a budget or you just want to shower the #kweens in your life with lotsa love regardless of the cost, here’s our #ShopAndESCAPE list of fool-proof gifts that would surely make their holidays oh, so very merry.
PHP 1,000 and below
Sephora Gift card (starts at PHP 500, PHP3,500 highest)
Perfect for that make-up addicted bes of yours who just simply couldn’t get enough from Sephora! Get your Sephora gift cards on www.sephora.com.ph!
Skinfood: Mask sheets (starts at PHP 400)
We all have that one (or four or more) friends that lives and breathes anything Korean and who simply swears by Korean makeup beauty products and uses face masks every other night. Here’s your chance to make their day by buying them a whole pack of these addicting beauty product. Go to their branches at SM North EDSA, Trinoma, Robinsons Place Manila, Glorietta 2, and Alabang Town Center! You can also grab these sets for a cheap price on sale on www.lazada.com!
Happy Skin Shut Up & Kiss Me Moisturizing Matte Lippie (PHP 649)
Help your friends get that perfect lippie shade that doesn’t dry them puckers. We’re pretty sure they would love you for it (maybe even owe you one, if you know what I mean). *wink* Get to see which branch you can buy this on www.happyskincosmetics.com.
Bombay Sapphire Gin (PHP 799)
This is for the girls who work hard and party harder. Who says you have to break your wallet trying to get your bes drunk—I mean, loosened up—at the end of the day, right? Saveyourself the hassle and order it online from www.boozy.ph!
TYPO Scented Candle (PHP 900)
Perfect gift for all the ladies who just want to unwind at the end of the day by relaxing in a fragrant room. Visit their store in Trinoma, Bonifacio High Street, and Uptown Mall to buy these in your favorite girl’s initials!
PHP 2,000 and below
Space Tastic Travel 5-piece Set (PHP 1,420)
Give this to the jetsetter ladies in your life to help make traveling more efficient. Or you can give it to that one kabarkada that simply needs some semblance of organization in life—just sayin’. See more of their designs on @spacetastictravels on IG!
Fresh Rose Face Mask (PHP 1,464)
A perfect gift for the mother so she can feel all pampered and utterly extra. This luxurious feeling face mask will definitely make her feel younger. Have it delivered straight to her door by ordering it online on www.lazada.ph!
NARS Velvet Matte Lip (around PHP 1,500)
Here’s to all the ladies who simply want a lippie that looks good and stays longer. Check out all the shades and get a couple of them for each of the ladies in your fam from www.sephora.com.ph!
LUSH: Big Sea Salt Shampoo (PHP 1,850)
We all have that one friend that always seems to be heading to the beach almost every weekend, she’s practically a serena. Give her that beachy feel with this big ol’ tub for that mermaid hair without having to go to the beach. Get this at LUSH in their various branches namely Bonifacio High Street, Glorietta, Alabang Town Center, Estancia Mall, Robinson’s Magnolia, Trinoma, and many more!
MillennX Aria Sports Bra (PHP 1,980)
Whether it’s treating your gym bestie to more fab gym wear, or giving that sister of yours a reason to go to the gym, this sports bra from MillennX Aria is def a must-buy! Check it out on www.millennx.com.
PHP 3,000 and below
Kiehl’s Creamy Eye Treatment with Avocado (under PHP 2,500)
This is a godsend. I’m not even kidding when I say it works miracles with those stubborn dark circles. Any girl would thank you plenty for this. Besides, who doesn’t love Kiehl’s?? Order it online or visit their boutiques in malls! Visit their boutiques at SM North Edsa, Power Plant Mall, SM Aura or visit their Facebook page to see a branch near you.
Anker Powerbank (PHP 2,690)
Trust me, any girl (or guy—human being actually) will definitely love you for this. It’s practically an essential nowadays. Purchase this Anker Powerbank from www.lazada.ph!
Chanel Chance Eau Tendre Eau De Toilette (PHP 2,600)
Giving of perfumes as gifts is definitely a usual. But, make your girl extra special by giving her Chanel! We recommend getting Chance Eau Tendre from www.lazada.ph!
Stella Rosa Moscato Rose (PHP 2,500)
Here’s a gift for that friend who can’t stand the bitter taste of alcohol (I know, there are these rare beings) but still want to loosen up and have a good time. Give her this Stella Rosa Moscato for a great start! Get it on www.lazada.ph!
Apéritif Sweet Graze Box (PHP 2,850)
Now this is for the bes that loves all things pretty. It’s a box filled with pastel-colored sweets and champagne, I mean...who wouldn’t want to receive this? Order a box on www.aperitifph.com and check out their Instagram account @aperitif.ph!
PHP 4,000 and below
Keds Triple Kick White Leather Sneakers (PHP 3,495)
White sneakers are all the rave right now so it’s only apt to have this on your gift list because the ladies would surely love it! Buy this pair from Keds that the ladies can pair with dresses! Grab a pair on www.zalora.com or visit the nearest department store near you. Check out their other designs on their IG account @kedsph as well!
Zoo Jessica Set Dress (PHP 3,290)
Speaking of dresses, get this 2-piece set for your girl for Christmas! Perfect for those upcoming Christmas parties, dress it up with pumps or dress it down with the sneakers, pair the top with jeans and many more! Get this rockin’ outfit and many more on www.zoo.com.ph!
Pandora Moments Five-clip Bracelet (PHP 3,499)
Giving jewelries doesn’t have to break your wallet! Give them ladies some bling with this totally cute Pandora moments bracelet and make their holidays extra sparkly! Get other sparkly gift ideas www.pandora.net or visit their stores at Bonifacio High Street, Trinoma, UP Town Center, Greenbelt 5, Newport Mall, and many more.
Apéritif Graze Box Mini (PHP 3,500)
Can anyone say cheese? Here’s for all the cheese lovers out there. It’s a perfect gift to give during dinner parties at your next girl barkada bonding! Get yours on www.aperitifph.com!
MAC Eye Shadow X 9 palette (PHP 3,480)
Here’s more for the makeup junkies out there! You won’t go wrong with this 9 color eyeshadow palette from MAC! Perfect from all your day to night lewks. Get this gift from any MAC store! Visit thier boutiques at UP Town Center, SM Megamall, Rustan’s Glorrieta, or find a MAC store near you on www.macscosmetics.com.ph.
PHP 5,000 and below
Instax Mini 9 (PHP 4,299, on sale in Lazada for PHP 3,999)
Whether it’s your inaanak who just loves taking pictures or your ~cool~ mom who’s been bugging you to get her one, you can totally buy them this Instax camera! Check out www.lazada.ph and get it on sale or with different packages!
Zoeva Vegan Prime Set (PHP 4,707)
Here’s a trusty brush set for all the ladies who want to dive into the makeup world or simply get an affordable upgrade. This Zoega Vegan Prime Brush set would do the job without breaking the wallet! Get the set on www.sephora.ph!
Women's Nike Dualtone Racer (PHP 4,800)
Now this is a gift that would guarantee you a couple of “thank you, I love you so much, you’re the best!” I mean, getting one of the latest pairs of Nikes? Need we say more?
Manduka Prolite Mat (PHP 4,850)
Don’t settle for less and give your lady quality equipment with this Manduka Prolite Mat. We’re pretty sure they’d love the sturdy, stylish, and lightweight mat. Choose from a variety of colors on www.certifiedcalm.com!
JBL Waterproof Bluetooth Speakers (PHP 5,000)
That’s right. It’s that affordable! No need to spend too much to be able to give your girl an essential she can bring every where (that you can also borrow *wink*). Get it on www.lazada.ph and maybe chance upon a discount!
Got any more gifts you’re sure can win a girl’s heart? Or ladies, what would you want to receive for the holidays? Comment them below and help the others out!