58 Cozy & Thoughtful Holiday Gifts That Are Mad Comf

2021-09-27 15:49:09 [db:来源]

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Don't shoot the messenger, please, but it's that time of year again. Bikinis and sundresses, take a back seat. Puffers, sweaters, and fuzzy fabrics: it's your time to shine, baby. Gift-giving season is upon us, and cozy gifts are undoubtedly the move for the holidays.

With so many options out there, figuring out where to shop for the best gifts can feel a tad overwhelming. But fear not! After testing everything from sweatsuits to sheets, sifting through thousands of internet reviews, and digging up nifty finds you won't get anywhere else, you can't go wrong with any of the ultra-soft, snuggly gifts we've put together on the list below.

Keep scrolling for the coziest and most thoughtful gift ideas guaranteed to make everyone on your list feel extra warm and fuzzy inside.

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below1An Ultra-Cuddly Bag The Mini Teddy ToteMarc Jacobs $225 AT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE

If you've been looking for the perfect winter bag, this little cutie checks all of the boxes — it's a great size for all your essentials, perfect for the holidays, and not to mention, totally adorable. (Hint, hint, mom if you're looking.)

2A Calming CandleCardamom MilkOtherland $36 AT OTHERLAND

What happens when you mix a blend of sweet and spicy aromas and top it all off with a dash of vanilla? Well, my friends, you get the Cardamom Milk candle, a warm cozy essence, and one hell of a holiday scent. 

3A best sellerKennebunk Bliss Plush ThrowNordstrom At Home $39 AT NORDSTROM

Nordstorm reviewers are obsessed with this best-selling throw blanket. (At the time of publication, there are over 2k ratings and counting). Adding a little more warmth to this super-soft deal? Nordstrom is donating a portion of proceeds from every blanket purchased to Operation Warm, an organization that provides winter coats to children.

4A closet stapleMixed Cable Cardigan 20-08-18 nikaylanovak AM2 B2 tod525 $128 AT SHOPBOP

An OG in the cozy world, a cable sweater is the ultimate cozy holiday gift. This cardi from 525 is made from a heavyweight cable knit that feels like a warm and cozy blanket every time you put it on.   

5A Pair of Plush SlippersLeopard Two-Strap Faux Fur Scuff SlipperMadewell $39 AT NORDSTROM

Behold; a pair of non-boring, ultra-plush slippers. The best part? The soles are extra durable, so you won't have to worry about the slippers losing their cushiness any time soon. 

6A soft scarfBrushed Cashmere Scarf with PocketsBanana Republic $85 AT BANANA REPUBLIC

Not only is this scarf soft to the touch and chic, but also: it. has. pockets!!! Drops mic, adds to cart.

7A co-ord for the seasonGood to Go Crew NeckKnix $55 AT KNIX

This matching set is proof that wearing a joggers all day can be cute. 

8Sheepskin EarmuffsSherpa EarmuffUGG $65 AT UGG AUSTRALIA

Cute earmuffs don't exi—just kidding, we found them. Made with double-face Australian sheepskin, this chic pair from EMU will keep their ears warm all winter long and look good while doing so.

9EDITOR'S FAVORITEIntensive Hand Cream - Persian Rose & Argan ExtractGROWN ALCHEMIST $27 AT DERMSTORE

Dry hand season is upon us, which means having a reliable hand cream on standby is a must. If you're after one that nails the trifecta of actually working, having chic packaging, and smelling nice, I swear by this one from Grown Alchemist. The formula is hydrating, non-greasy, and has a gentle floral scent.

10A Luxurious everyday robeWomen's Nirvana Robe in Blush PinkNatoriNow 26% off $44 AT AMAZON

Few articles of clothing, if any, are as glamorous and useful as a bathrobe. For those with caviar taste on a shoestring budget, Natori's Nirvana robe looks fancy and feels cloud-like without breaking the bank. Bonus: it's available in four other colors as well for some ~options~.

11EDITOR'S FAVORITECool & Lazy Sheet SetOneBed $109 AT ONEBED

There are sheets, and then there are these sheets that actually stay put on the bed. Due to the corner elastic on the fitted sheet and semi-fitted corners on the flat sheet, these babies aren't going anywhere. I don't know about you, but during winter I drown myself in heavy fabrics and blankets and crank the heat up high. After being gifted these sheets, I noticed that they offer the perfect cooling-effect balance, and they have since become one of my faves.

12Oprah's Favorite ThingsUltra Soft Marshmallow Slouch Turtleneck LoungerSofties $99 AT AMAZON

This turtleneck lounger dress is ridiculously soft and useful in equal measure. Oprah herself is a fan of the sister product, the Softies hooded lounger, with the beloved loungewear dress earning a spot on her list of Favorite Things in 2019. For a similar vibe, snag this turtleneck lounger dress, so when you're WFH, you can look a whole lot more put together than you actually are.  

13A Pair of fuzzy socksPlush Slipper Socks Women (Set of 6)Toes Home $14 AT AMAZON

Amazon reviewers are low-key obsessed with this set of fuzzy socks, which happens to be a steal at this price. (Think 1.9k ratings and counting, with an average of 4.6/5 stars!) A handful of designs are available, but the heart motifs here are especially kitschy-chic.

14A sculptural candleTwist CandleLEX POTT $40 AT NORDSTROM

This candle from Instagram-loved brand Lex Pott doubles as a work of art. A personal go-to gift choice of mine, I can attest to how the sculptural candle is more than just coffee table eye candy—it burns very evenly. And while you're all snuggled up in your cozy PJs, how could you not want a candle burning?

15A luxe pair of PjsLong Sleeve Stretch-Knit Bamboo Pajama SetCozy Earth $140 AT COZY EARTH

Don't confuse this luxe set with any old pair of PJs. You see, these bamboo beauties are top-of-the-line 'jammies and I can personally attest. I was gifted this set and wore mine around for, erm, an embarrassingly long time, and I only took them off because my roommate questioned my laundry habits. Yes, they're that cozy. 

16An Everyday StapleOver-Oversized Fleece CrewNike $65 AT NIKE

If an oversized grey crewneck has been missing from your loved one's everyday rotation these last few months...here's your chance to fill that void for them, immediately.

17An animal print stanTruesleep Modal JoggersGap $31 AT GAP

If you're shopping for someone who loves animal print everything, these soft-as-butter sweats will help fill the void of leopard midi skirt season being passed over this year. 

18EDITOR'S FAVORITEUnisex Cable Knit Winter Warm Anti-Slip Touchscreen Texting GlovesC.C $15 AT AMAZON

Editor's Note: I own this exact pair of texting gloves and can vouch for how handy (pardon the pun) they are in the winter.

19A Fan-favoriteCozy Knit ShortsSkimsSKIMS $58 AT NORDSTROM

These fan-favorite knit shorts from Skims do not stay in stock. For the person on your list who would freak out over owning a pair, today is you're lucky day as they're currently still available in most hues on Nordstrom.

20A detox barTurmeric Botanical Barredoux.nyc $16 AT REDOUX.NYC

Founded by 25-year-old Asia Grant, Redoux NYC is a beauty brand with an ever-growing cult following. For a savvy self-care gift, look to the brand's best-selling tumeric botanical bar. The detox cleansing bar works to refresh dull, tired skin and is made from all-natural ingredients. The spicy citrus scent also is divine, btw.

21A platform slipperUGG Fluffita SlipperCourtesy of UggUGG $110 AT AMAZON

These fuzzy slippers will provide more than just a respite for her frozen toes. The flattering platform will make all of her roommates green with loungewear envy.  

22An off the shoulder sweaterWinifred Wide Neck SweaterHouse of Harlow 1960 $175 AT REVOLVE

This soft grey off-the-shoulder sweater is totally versatile for the winter season. Dress it up for a romantic dinner date, or down for a casual get-together. The choice is yours. 

23For the eclectic friendThe Because BEWBS PillowMeesha Farzaneh $68 AT MEESHA FARZANEH

Handmade in Austin, Texas by jewelry designer Meesha Farzaneh, this cheeky (and ultra cozy) pillow, aptly called The Because BEWBS Pillow, is a fun addition to any room.

24A deliciously cozy candleCocoa Butter KissesCOOLGiRLthebrand $29 AT ETSY

Cocoa butter. Vanilla Tonka. Soft cashmere. Must I say more? 

25A knit half-zipHalf Zip SweaterMonrow $225 AT SHOPBOP

Half-zips are having a long-overdue renaissance these days. Here, a divinely lightweight knit option. Bonus points if you gift this with the matching sweats too.

26OPRAH'S FAVORITE THINGS 2020Full Size African Beauty Butter Set54 Thrones $80 AT NORDSTROM

Intro a loved one to their new favorite moisturizers (another one of Oprah's Favorite Things last year) with this chicly packaged set containing five hydrating body butters. Named for the 54 countries that make up Africa, 54 Thrones is a brand that makes luxe beauty products and makes a difference. The clean, ethically sourced brand partners with small farmers and artisans, particularly women, and makes its products in Africa.

27OPRAH'S FAVORITE THINGS 2020Adjustable Wool Winter Cap BeanieGrace Eleyae GE $30 AT AMAZON

Grace Eleyae's caps are beloved for their satin-lining, which helps keep hair soft to the touch. Oprah herself is even a fan, with the brand's chunky knit hat (another style that makes for an epic cozy gift idea) earning a spot on the legend's list of Favorite Things last year.

28Versatile Track Pants Wide Leg Track PantsGood American $95 AT NORDSTROM

Chillin' around the house? Going out for a few drinks? Throw on these nylon track pants from Good American. Pop on slippers, sneakers, or a heel depending on the scenario. That's the beauty of these bbs that come in an assortment of colors. I've said it once, and I'll say it again: You can, and should, wear sweatpants out (!!)

29An elevated sweatshirtAngels Sweatshirt WhiteFiorucci $170 AT FIORUCCI

For the fashun lover, gift a sweatshirt that pairs just as well with sweats as it does with leather pants. Fiorucci's vintage angel motifs make a particularly special gift for sisters.

30indoor/outdoor slippersThe ReNew SlipperEverlane $65 AT EVERLANE

When it comes to cozy gifts that work for every aesthetic and age, this indoor/outdoor quilted and plush-lined slipper from Everlane takes the cake. These come in the color black as well.

31Editor's Favorite Alo Yoga High Waist Moto LeggingAlo YogaNow 21% off $90 AT AMAZON

No such thing as too many pairs of black leggings. This pair from Alo Yoga stands out for being chic and comfy in equal measure. Also, literally every celebrity owns these. (Think: Taylor Swift, Hailey Bieber, the sisters Hadid...and the list goes on.)

32A boozy puzzleChampagne Problems 500 Piece PuzzlePiecework $26 AT PIECEWORK

Having a leisurely project to work on when there's downtime during the holidays is always a good idea. If there's a champagne stan on your list, consider holiday shopping done and dusted with this 500 piece gorgeous champagne puzzle. 

33A cult favoriteThe Skincare SetGlossier $40 AT GLOSSIER

Whether you're shopping for a Glossier stan or a loved one who's somehow made it this long without trying the brand, this set includes three of the brand's all-time best-sellers (one Balm Dotcom, one Priming Moisturizer, and one Milky Jelly Cleanser). Self-care and coziness go hand in hand, which makes this a failsafe choice.

34A Fun PufferQuilted Sherpa Lined Puffer Jacket Levi's®SHOP AT ZAPPOS

 In case they could use a winter coat upgrade, this light pink beauty is sherpa-lined and looks way more expensive than its $70 price tag. A navy option is also still in stock in most sizes. 

35EDITOR'S FAVORITEFunctional FragranceThe Nue Co $30 AT THE NUE CO

Editor's note: British brand The Nue Co.'s Functional Fragrance might just be the most universally useful beauty gift out there. The woodsy unisex scent was designed to help people concentrate and recenter during stressful times. (And... considering current events... who couldn't use this right now??) 

36A Celeb FaveV-10 Leather Metallic Logo Patch Low-Top SneakersVeja $150 AT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE

They say the best gifts are the ones you'd want for yourself. So, treat someone you really love to these wildly comfy and timeless kicks from Meghan Markle's favorite sustainable sneaker brand, Veja. These will make any loungewear ensemble instantly look chicer too. 

37A Nude Nail SetPerfect Nudes Nail Color SetStatic Nails $49 AT NORDSTROM

If painting their nails brings them a sense of calm, this set of creamy nude nail lacquers will do the trick.  

38OPRAH'S FAVORITE THINGS 2020Women's Seamless High-Waisted LeggingsICONI $45 AT AMAZON

Standing for "I Can Overcome, Nothing's Impossible," ICONI is a motivational activewear company founded by Active duty member Angel Johnson. Earning the honor of being included in Oprah's List of Favorite Things 2020, the brand's seamless leggings work for yoga, running, and Netflix surfing alike. 

39A beloved sheet setClassic Hardcore Sheet BundleBrooklinen $99 AT BROOKLINEN

A new sheet set isn't an obvious gift idea, but it's one that literally anybody will be excited to receive and enjoy. Another great sheet set, this super-soft cotton one (from what's arguably the most beloved sheet brand on the internet) includes a fitted sheet, top sheet, and two pillowcases.

40A Luxe Hair TieSlip Silk Skinnie ScrunchiesSLIP $39 AT AMAZON

The unofficial hairstyle of 2021 is undoubtedly the messy bun, making this bauble of silk hair ties a gift that's thoughtful and useful in equal measure. Gentle on the hair, these silk hair ties help prevent damage and breakage.

41A Self-Care MustPortable Facial HumidifierHey Dewy $39 AT REVOLVE

This portable USB humidifier works to keep your skin continuously hydrated and is well-suited for bed, working from home, or travel. 

42A Product For Sleepy MorningsStar Eye Mask 5-PackKNC Beauty $25 AT REVOLVE

There's something inherently relaxing about eye masks. Treat her to a set of five that will brighten, smooth, and hydrate the under eye area for a fresher appearance.

43An ode to their BFFCustom One Pet PortraitCourtesyWest and Willow $60 AT WEST AND WILLOW

For the dog lover on your list, commission a custom portrait of their beloved pup (which comes framed at this price!) for the fuzzy feels. 

44A Terry Cloth SetTerry Gem HoodieDONNI. $168 AT BANDIER

Donni is the cool pullover brand to know these days, judging by how often it sells out at any retailer. (Sure, it's a bit more of a splurge, but just look how cool and comfy it looks!) P.S. Terry cloth works for winter too!

45A Kit To Survive The ColdThe Starter Ritual — Ultra-hydrating & Plumping SetTatcha $78 AT TATCHA

Let's be real, dewy skin is the gift that keeps on giving. This exclusive ultra-hydrating and plumping set includes four of Tatcha's very own ritual to achieving hyrdated skin, which will be useful all year, even when dry skin szn is eventually over.

46An Everyday PantMuse Sweatpant Alo Yoga $98 AT ALO YOGA

For the chic lounger on your shopping list, these best-selling Alo Yoga joggers are made from a dreamily soft ribbed knit. As one reviewer put it: "They are flattering, lightweight, and just detailed enough to make you feel “dressed” while wearing sweats." 

47A Spa-like body washEgyptian CocoShea Body WashButtah Skin $28 AT NORDSTROM

Another must-have for dry skin szn is a luxe hydrating body wash. This Egyptian CocoShea Body Wash from Buttah Skin is made with naturally healing ingredients to help add extra moisture and hydration, especially for melanin-rich skin. 

48An Elevated GroutfitLotta Loungin' Pantl space $125 AT L SPACE

Update their groutfit (all-grey outfit) game with a pair of luxe grey sweats. The wide leg cut will create a more pulled-together look than the sweats from college they've been wearing on repeat for the past year or so.

49A Soft Sweater VestFuzzy Buttoned Sweater VestScotch & Soda $178 AT SCOTCH & SODA

There are sweater vests, and there's this gorgeous pink-hue buttoned number from Amsterdam-based brand Scotch & Soda. Made of alpaca wool, this is an (adorable) splurge that's warm and fuzzy in every way.

50Some Warmth For a Summer LoverIsland Vibes Soy CandleNATURAL ANNIE ESSENTIALS $24 AT IO BEAUTY MARKET

In case the person you're shopping for hates the cold, this 100% vegan, soy candle will bring relaxed vacay vibes to their apartment. The scent profile includes notes of coconut, cream, and citrus.

51For the sporty friendPalms Cropped HoodieEleVen by Venus Williams $125 AT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE

If the person on your list is sporty, considering opting for this perfect white cropped hoodie that can be worn in and outside of the house. If you're feeling really generous, there's a matching pair of totally adorable matching shorts.  

52A Winter ToteMedium Lolita Faux Shearling-Trimmed ToteStand Studio $280 AT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE

If that Marc Jacobs purple bag was a little too exuberant for you, or your loved one, dip your toes into the shearling-tote-trend waters with this beige bag from Stand Studio. Sure, it's a splurge, but you can pair it with literally any winter fit. 


You def don't need me to remind you how important it is to try and get a good night's sleep...especially with all the craziness going on right now. For a thoughtful gift that will have a long-lasting impact, treat someone you really love to Tempur-Pedic's OG pillow, the TEMPUR-Neck. The closest thing to a magical pillow out there (as far as pillows I've tested are concerned), this firmer-feeling memory foam one helps eliminate neck pain and makes falling asleep easier.

54For Beauty SleepIvory — Silk PillowcaseGrace Eleyae $75 AT GRACE ELEYAE

If you haven't checked out our list of the best silk pillowcases for your hair and skin, 1) go do that now, and 2) plop this hypoallergenic one by Grace Eleyae in your bag...you won't regret it.  

55A Morning stapleStuffed Waffle Maker, Cast AluminumWonderffle $69 AT BESPOKE POST

Pure joy is having waffles on a snow day while wearing cozy pajamas. Make that happen for somebody you love by gifting this a uniquely designed cast aluminum device, which allows users to make waffles with their favorite foods stuffed inside them.

56A go-to cardiNyota Pima Cotton CardiganPeruvian Connection $159 AT PERUVIAN CONNECTION

Peruvian Connection is a brand that exudes coziness in everything they make, and this luxe cardi is no exception. Falling just above the ~knees~, it's a flattering cardigan to throw on with any pair of leggings.


Co-founded by Robin Williams' son Zak Williams and his wife Olivia June, with mental health advocate and psychiatrist Dr. Raghu Appasani as an advisor, PYM's Original Mood Chews are similar to gummy vitamins but made from amino acids and adaptogens. While these won't cure anxiety (nor should they be used as an alternative to seeking help), they have the effect of feeling like you just had a great massage. 

58A fashionable wool hatCamel Military Fez HatSimon And Mary $145 AT THE FOLKLORE

I know what you're thinking: $145 for a hat?! Whaaaa?! And, yeah. I get that. But this ain't your regular ol' hat. This wool fez hat is for that fashion-forward friend that appreciates an elevated basic. 



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