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Last Minute Gifts

7 Survival Tips for Last Minute Gift Shopping

Amy Wilks | Posted 02.22.2015 | HuffPost Home
Amy Wilks

Maybe you got so caught up in watching old Christmas movies and partying your life away at all of those Christmas celebrations that you didn't take the time to finish your holiday shopping. Whatever the case may be, you are here, weeks have passed, and there is nothing you can do about it now. Or is there?

5 Great Alternatives to Gift Cards This Christmas @HuffPostBlog

Amy Wilks | Posted 02.21.2015 | HuffPost Home
Amy Wilks

With Christmas Day just around the corner, many people are finishing up their holiday shopping by purchasing gift cards for their friends and family members.

14 Gift Ideas That Seem Expensive, But Really Aren't

DealNews | Posted 12.19.2014 | Technology

A smart shopper should never financially overextend themselves, especially during the holidays.

The Best Last-Minute Gifts For Under $50

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 12.24.2014 | Style

You know what's even worse than showing up to Christmas dinner with a terrible gift? Showing up with no gift at all. Yup, we're talking to you, Ch...

11 Awesome Holiday Gifts You Can Find At Your Local Drugstore

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 12.16.2014 | HuffPost Home

No matter how high our hopes of avoiding it are, we almost always find ourselves in this scenario come holiday season: You're running to a holiday par...

Your Mom Picked Your Name... Can She Pick Your Mate?

Laura Seldon | Posted 07.09.2014 | Women
Laura Seldon

When it comes to mating, we apparently value Mama's opinion more than our Dear Old Dad's, our besties and even our pets.

8 DIY Gift Ideas That Take Less Than 20 Minutes To Make (PHOTOS)

Posted 11.18.2014 | HuffPost Home

Yep, you probably are short at least one gift for the holiday. Since no one wants to set foot in a mall in the last-minute holiday rush, here are a fe...

10 Last-Minute Gifts That Don't Suck!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.18.2013 | Black Voices

Christmas is exactly one week away! Woohoo! But if you're anything like us you've still got plenty of folks on your gifting list to cross off. In ...

Five Last-Ditch Efforts for Father's Day

Dana Holmes | Posted 08.12.2013 | HuffPost Home
Dana Holmes

Although getting something for dad has been on your to-do list for weeks, you still haven't been able to cross it off. I know that it's not because you don't care. Dads are just notoriously hard to shop for, and yours is no exception.

It's Not Too Late To Make These Last-Minute Gifts

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 02.14.2013 | HuffPost Home

In case you didn't get the memo that it's Valentine's Day.

Procrastinating Shoppers Reaped Major Rewards

AP | CANDICE CHOI and MAE ANDERSON | Posted 12.25.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- Shoppers who waited until the final days before Christmas were rewarded with big bargains and lighter crowds. But their last-minute deal h...

WATCH: The 7 Worst Last-Minute Christmas Gifts

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.26.2012 | HuffPost Home

Trust us.

WATCH: The Worst Last-Minute Holiday Gifts

Posted 02.23.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

What's worse than opening a gift this time of year and knowing that it came at the very last minute? HuffPost Senior Style Editor Brie Dyas joined Huf...

Last-Minutes Gifts You Can Buy In Seconds

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 12.24.2012 | Style

So easy even Lonely Boy can figure it out.

The Perfect Stocking Stuffer

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.23.2012 | HuffPost Home

Everyone on your list will appreciate these.

It Isn't Too Late To Find The Perfect Gift

Carley Knobloch | Posted 11.18.2014 | HuffPost Home
Carley Knobloch

Thank goodness for technology.

Last-Minute Gift? Think Vermont

Peter Mandel | Posted 02.21.2013 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Even if you haven't ever been to Vermont, you've got some Green Mountains in your mind. I know you do. There's that image of a town with candles in windows. There are those trees tapped for sugaring. And there's that swirling nighttime snow.

We Have The Trick To Make Last-Minute Shopping A Total Breeze

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 12.22.2012 | Style

We have the answers.

Our Favorite Use For A Mason Jar Yet

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.21.2012 | HuffPost Home

Just one item can put an end to all of that stress.

11 Last-Minute Stocking Stuffer Ideas

Posted 12.21.2012 | Parents

There's an art to finding perfect stocking stuffers for kids: things that are quirky but practical, small but eye-catching, interesting but inexpensiv...

A Very Different Kind Of Wreath

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.20.2012 | HuffPost Home

Any frequent hostess you know will go crazy for it.

Last-Minute Gifts for Ladies Shopping for Their Dudes

Elliot Aronow | Posted 02.18.2013 | Style
Elliot Aronow

When you are shopping for quick, easy and thoughtful holiday gifts for your mans, it's all about furnishings, furnishings, furnishings. Some people call these items --hats, wallets, scarves --"accessories," but frankly I think the term evokes Claire's Boutique.

A Gift For The Person Who Has Everything

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.23.2012 | HuffPost Home

Better yet, you can make it yourself.

11 Awesome Last-Minute Gifts You Can Swipe From Your Hotel

Oyster | Posted 02.17.2013 | Travel
Oyster

From gourmet goodies to decadent bath products to home décor, hotels have plenty of items that can make the perfect present -- so swipe something on your next hotel stay (and pay up, of course!) or simply swipe the suggestion!

25 Last-Minute Holiday Gift Ideas

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.15.2013 | Black Voices

If you're anything like us, you'll be shopping for holiday gifts up until the last minute. Finding the perfect gift can be stressful, which is why we'...