Gift Ideas For You
Christmas Gift Ideas.
Desperately seeking Christmas gift ideas? Our gift experts have curated dozens of posh Christmas gift ideas for the women, men, and children in your life. Everyone’s on a budget, so we’ve included our top gifts on a budget selection in each category.
Are you just getting started with your holiday shopping? No worries—the friendly staff at Town & Country Village stores have many Christmas Gift ideas. Even for the person on your list who seems to have everything. Whether you’re searching for fun Christmas gift ideas for Mom or you’re looking for men’s Christmas gift ideas for the special guy in your life, talk to the store experts; they’re sure to help. With options ranging from monogrammed gifts to workout class gift certificates, our stores, boutiques, and lifestyle merchants have superb gifts for everyone on your list.
Before you read our rundown, remember that gifts that have meaning and thought behind them are ideal. So, ask your giftee what they want or need this year. Do they have a wish list? Dig a little to discover what your friends and family would cherish this Christmas. Be it big or small; everyone appreciates a heartfelt gift.
What makes the most meaningful gift?
It can be hard to figure out the right gift for your loved ones, especially if you don’t get to spend as much time with them as you’d like. The most meaningful gift shows you put some thought into your purchase. If you need more clarification about the right gift for a loved one, ask those close to them what’s at the top of their holiday wish list.
Let’s get gifting!
Christmas Gift Ideas Mom
We get it–moms are notorious for telling you they don’t want anything for the holidays, and they can be super tough to shop for. Fear not–we’ve created a list of the perfect gifts for mom. Get ready to see her beaming smile on Christmas morning!
Oasis Nails Lounge
Mani/Pedi certificate Your mom will love the chance to take some time away and focus on herself. A gift certificate to Oasis Nails Lounge is the perfect way to show your mom you appreciate her and all the hard work she does for your family.
A comfy robe You want to let your mom know that she should take the time to pamper herself, and there’s no better way to do that than by gifting her with a plush new bathrobe. The cozy robe options at Pottery Barn are the perfect lounging gift to show your mom how much you care. We love the plush sherpa robe on sale for $47. It’s the ultimate in comfort and brushed for shearling softness and comes in Ivory, Gray, and Camel.
Bath & Body Works
Budget-Friendly Christmas Gift Idea: Aromatherapy Lavender Vanilla Shea Sugar Body Scrub for $18.50. What it does: buffs and exfoliates skin to leave skin feeling luxuriously nourished and soft. She’ll love it: because it’s infused with the good stuff – natural essential oils, vitamin E, aloe, shea butter, and sugar.
Dad Christmas Gift Ideas
Ready to find the perfect gift to put a smile on your dad’s face on Christmas morning? Whether he’s into hitting the gym or he’s more outdoorsy, we’ve got precisely what you’re looking for to help make your dad smile this holiday season. Our Christmas gift ideas for dad include the iconic Ray-Ban sunglasses, Omaha Steaks gift packs, and the masculine Teakwood Body Spray from Bath & Body Work.
Ray-Ban sunglasses There’s no doubt about it– Houston is sunny, and your dad needs the perfect pair of sunglasses to protect his eyes from the rays. Stop by Sunglass Hut to pick a great pair of Ray-Bans that your dad will love.
Give the gift of savory steaks. Omaha Steaks offers top-quality steaks, burgers, and other meats and sides that your dad will love preparing on the grill. Stop in, check out their various gift offerings, or put together the perfect package with your dad’s favorites.
Bath & Body Works
Budget-Friendly Christmas Gift Idea: Teakwood Body Spray for $14.50. What it smells like: walking in the woodlands. Fragrance notes are mahogany, black teakwood, and lavender. A great refresher in the morning, after a workout, and throughout the day
Children’s Christmas Gift Ideas
Young kiddos can be tough to shop for these days. Here are our top Christmas gift ideas for kids of all ages. We’ve honed in on personalized backpacks, pretty purses, accessories, fun colored LED light sets, The Bad Guys book set, and bracelet jewelry-making kits. Here are more details on the gifts they didn’t know they always wanted.
Mine Gifts & Monograms
A monogrammed keepsake. Your loved one will love displaying your monogrammed keepsake in their office or home, and they’ll think of you every time. This is the shop to find personalized Backpacks, Duffle Bags, Pretty Purses, Aprons, and interesting, unique gifts. This adorable Baby Blue Seersucker Backpack is for toddlers to tweens and costs $32.99
Francesca’s pink purse. You know your tween is stylish, and Francesca’s offers the latest trends at a price that makes sense. Check out their selection of purses, totes, and wallets to find the perfect gift for your tween or teen. Be sure to check in at the store regularly, as their offerings change weekly to keep up with the latest trends.
Learning Express Toys
Smart LED Light Set. LED lights are the rage with tweens and teens, and this kit allows the smart kiddo in your life to set up their room with the colors they love. Self-adhesive strips make it easy for them to create the exact environment they want, and a remote allows them to control their lights easily. Cost: $49.99
Barnes & Noble
The Bad Guys Book Set. Get kids rolling with The Bad Guys, heroes who are dead-set on doing the right thing. From the authors of the Captain Underpants and the Dog Man series, kids will love the hilarious antics the pair gets into over the course of these five books. Cost: $25.49
Budget-Friendly Christmas Gift Idea: Rainbow Loom Besties Mini Combo. Kids have loved making bracelets for ages, and this kit provides them with 2,100 bands to create the creative combos of their dreams. This kit includes simple instructions and a carrying case to keep supplies organized. Cost: $9.99
Men’s Christmas Gift Ideas
We’ve got everything you need to give the guys in your life a great holiday season! Whether searching for the right gift for a boyfriend, coworker, or male friend, you’ll find guy gear, fashion apparel, and experiential gifts he’ll love! Men love Christmas gift ideas that are functional and fun!
StretchZone Stretch Session. If you have an athletic guy in your life, there’s no doubt you’ve heard about how tough it can be to deal with sore muscles. At Stretch Zone, they’ll enjoy a great stretch with the pros, helping them give it their all the next time they hit the court or the field.
Nifty New Headphones. A great pair of Airpods allows the guy in your life to stay hands-free as he checks off his to-do list throughout the day. Stop by Verizon to check out the latest wireless headphones.
Jos. A. Bank
Budget-Friendly Christmas Gift Idea: The Chevron Socks in Dark Saphire for $15.50. He can zigzag his way through the day with these stylish socks by Jos. A. Bank. Mid-calf length with reinforced heel and tow.
Women’s Christmas Gift Ideas
Beautique Day Spa & Salon
Beautique Spa Gift Certificate. Ready to set your friend or family member up for a day of pampering? Beautique offers everything your loved one will need to feel pampered. Hair, Balayage, Brazilian Blowouts, Hair Extensions, Skin, Facials, Makeup, Nails, Body Treatments, and Massage. This is a Christmas gift idea that pampers body and soul!
Cashmere Sweater. Give the gift of softness and comfort with a gorgeous cashmere sweater from Talbot’s! This beautiful crewneck can be dressed up or down and adds perfect style to any wardrobe. Cost $179.00
Anything Bling Boutique
Budget-Friendly Christmas Gift Idea: The Perfect Hairclip is an excellent option for the stylish woman in your life. The Timeless Treasure Pearl Clip is a great way to give her the gift of function and beauty. She can give her updo a gorgeous touch with this pretty pearl hair clip! This sleek clip features faux pearl embellishments, a hinged closure, and a claw design. Cost $6.00
What types of gifts are recommended for a white elephant gift exchange?
It’s tricky to pick a gift for a White Elephant gift exchange. Select a gift that appeals to all ages. Gift cards to restaurants, a gift card that caters to both men and women, or a fun piece of outerwear (like a great scarf) can all be a good fit for your white elephant gift exchange. Here are two awesome White Elephant gifts from our favorite toy and game store.
Learning Express Toys
Party2Go Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone & Disco Ball Set. Get the party going with this fun karaoke set! Your white elephant participants won’t be able to wait to unwrap this fun gift, and the person who receives it will think of you every time they’re ready to belt out their favorite tune. Cost: $39.99
Budget-Friendly Christmas Gift Idea: Taco Cat Goat Cheese Pizza Game. This take-anywhere game is quick to play and will have friends rolling in just a few minutes. Whether your recipient takes the gift home or opens it up to play at the party, you’ll rest easy knowing you gave the gift of fun. Cost: $9.99
We all have that person on our Christmas list who is especially hard to shop for, and our gift cards are the perfect fit for that person who seems to have it all already.
Postino’s Gift Card Give the foodie in your life a gift that they’ll love– a gift card to Postino. Their cutting-edge menu includes charcuterie boards and fantastic cheese, and your loved one will have a great time enjoying their friends and family in the restaurant’s lively atmosphere. Now through December 31st. Buy $100. In gift cards and get a $20—bonus Gift Card.
Orange Theory Gift Card If your mom or dad loves getting competitive, Orange Theory is a great way to help them get their workouts going after the holidays. Orange Theory’s training sessions are designed to boost your burn in a short amount of time.
Shop Super Saturday With Us
Super Saturday is December 17th. It’s the last Saturday before Christmas Eve. Finish off your gifting list with last-minute deals. Pick up wrapping paper at Trudy’s Hallmark and get stocking stuffers at Barnes & Noble, Walgreens, and Learning Express Toys.
Visit Town & Country Village For All Your Holiday Shopping Needs!
Our merchants are excited to get to know you and help you select the perfect holiday gift. We know that holiday shopping can feel stressful, and they are here to help with Christmas gift ideas too. Talk with them. Take your time while browsing, and remember, your loved ones will be psyched that you put so much thought into making their Christmas special. Don’t put off your holiday shopping for a second longer—visit us today and start knocking items off your holiday to-do list.
While visiting us, check out one of our fantastic eateries to keep your energy up– whether you’re looking for a steak salad at McCormick & Schmick’s or a light treat at la Madeleine, you’ll love all the delicious cuisine or restaurants and eateries have to offer.
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