The Greatest Last-Minute Gifts of All Time
Shopping for your nearest and dearest isn’t exactly a one-size-fits-all experience. Lucky for you, we make it our job to do the thinking, scouring, crowdsourcing, organizing, vetting, heavy lifting, and last-minute panicking for you. Plus, with gifts this gasp-worthy and ideas that considerate, no one will care you nabbed them at the eleventh hour.
Here, seventy-one failproof ways to fill in the “I don’t know what to get ___” blank.
(Scroll to the bottom to see our shipping cutoffs for delivery by December 24.)
FOR THE PARENTS (OR STEPPARENTS, OR
Checking in on Sundays. Embarrassing you in front of your friends. Cracking corny jokes at the dinner table. Giving you all the advice. Parents are the best. Here are some thoughtful ways to bring them a little end-of-year cheer.
FOR THE SIBLINGS
A good rule of thumb: If you’re into it, chances are they will be, too. Fortunately, these Teflon-free kitchen tools, 2020-appropriate sweats, and game-changing gadgets (because little brothers) are as useful as they are universally pleasing.
FOR THE YOUTH
Are they small? Do they enjoy fun? Will they look achingly cute in a teensy matching terry set? Well then, you’ve come to the right place.
FOR YOUR PARTNER IN CRIME
Sometimes the people you know best can arguably be the hardest to shop for. But then again, there’s no going wrong with silky-soft pajamas, cashmere socks, and anything that comes in a little red box.
FOR YOUR CLOSEST CONFIDANTES
From a DIY sushi-rolling kit to our just-launched GOOPGENES Clean Nourishing Lip Balm (and we’re going to go ahead and give Gucci’s chocolate-strewn panettone a hard yes), these playful presents surprise and delight.
Illustration by Lukas Palumbo for Gucci
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Giving back is something that feels especially pertinent this year. So we put together a few of our favorite organizations, big and small, that are fighting the good fight, making a difference in people’s lives, and doing their part in preserving the health of our planet.
Struck out? There’s a whole lot more where this came from. Check out the goop 2020 Gift Guides for more sparkling ideas.
The shipping time frames below are estimations and are not guaranteed. Due to the high volume of orders, weather-related shipping delays, and the general state of the world right now, orders placed during the month of December may be delayed past the dates below due to factors beyond our control.
For delivery in the contiguous United States by December 24, we recommend: Order by 12 p.m. EST on December 18 for standard shipping. Order by 2 p.m. EST on December 21 for Second Day Air. Order by 2 p.m. EST on December 22 for Next Day Air.
Please note: These dates do not apply to items with lead times. If you’re not sure whether an item has a shipping lead time, please check the item’s product page—if it does, the lead time will be bolded. And if you’re curious about delivery dates for an item with a lead time, please reach out to [email protected] and we’ll be happy to help.