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Tis' The Season | Naughty or Nice Holiday Guide For Gifting or Refreshing Your Space

HOMEGOODS ideas | the NICE list

New Kitchen Supplies like spatulas, pots you use everyday, hand towels, knife sets for the cooks in your life, premium coffee makers, etc...are great for gifting, and/or freshening

up your kitchen space. • Holiday Themed Duvet or blanket with matching shams is nice to have, or gift as well. It definitely brings the holiday cheers to the bedroom. • Decorative Holiday Throw Pillows for the bedroom or living room. Gift it, or get cozy with oversized pillows that refreshes your living room by design, or adding to the bed for

a finished look.

Recommended Items Featured:

1. Spatula "be merry" via Target 2. Red (festive color) hand towel via The Royal Standard 3. Red non-stick saute pan Macys 4. Red with festive prints hand mitten via zulily 5. Holiday Throw Pillow via zulily


LIFESTYLE ideas | the NICE list

Fluffy Bedroom Slippers or cozy socks. Gift the gift of cozy footwear for the holidays, or snatch up a pair for yourself. Sure they're great to have year-round, but if you can find holiday inspired ones like plaids and Christmas prints, then that will just put an extra cheer in your steps. • Holiday Themed Robe for those cold winter nights, cue the fun prints...snoopy,

the grinch, elf...etc. • Holiday Scented Candles or candle melts that's sure to spread Christmas cheers throughout your home...think notes of cinnamon, apple spice, pine woods, cranberries etc. • Throws In Festive Colors for cozy movie nights. • Eternity Roses aka real flowers that are preserved to last up to three years.

Recommended Items Featured:

1. Plaid slippers via TJ Max 2. Robe via Berkshire 3. Venus at Fleur Eternity rose, I have them in the hot pink color, black box. 4. Yankee Candle, balsam & cedar....think woodsy, pine trees....Christmas in the mountains. 5. Throw via L.L. Bean brand



Give the gift of a beauty box subscription with boxycharm. The subscription features 5 to 8 full-size beauty/skincare products from serums, to cleansers from major brands. Subscription starts at $27 a month plus $10 monthly coupon to shop additional goodies, and access to drop shops with deep product discounts.

Recommending some of my favorites from past boxes including my top two moisturizers... 2. Frank Body Booty droops 3. Keys Moisturizer 4. Murad Moisturizer 5. Fuji collagen mask 6. Tarte drink of H2O (not pictured in large scale but featured in the box above)

Give the GIFT OF NEW BEAUTY favorites SUBSCRIBE here


PET Gift ideas | the NICE list

Pets, we can't forget about our favorite fur babies. If you're a pet owner or have someone on your list who is, here are some fun cute gifts for your own babies or gifting.

Recommended Items Featured:

1. cat - dog holiday sweaters via TJ Max 2. cat - dog santa scarf + hat via Amazon 3. cat - dog holiday headbands via Amazon 4. cat - dog holiday themed collars via Petsmart


ACCESSORIES ideas | the NICE list

Sharing these black-owned creatives (three of which I know personally) from jewelry, chain belts, hats and hair wax/accessories. High quality jewelries that's tarnish resistant, water-resistant, hypoallergenic and gold over stainless steel.

Recommended Items Featured: 1. 2. BLDXmonique @bldxmonique rings, chains, anklets, and bracelets. As you see, I own a few rings, along with an everyday necklace and some bracelets. 3. LAPO lounge @lapolounge chain belts, necklaces, charms and hair pins. 4. VivaKolor Hairwax @vivakolor_hairwax temporary vibrant colors for any occasion. 5. Eulalee Beckford Designs @eulalee_beckford_designs Fur-felt blue fedora


ADULT WELLNESS aka self-care ideas | the NAUGHTY list

Ho Ho Ho....happy holidays. Tis' the season for gifting pleasure with the right essentials. Your adult wellness journey deserves a little treat in the grown n' sexy department, so here are a few recommendations for gifting yourself or your partner.

Recommended Items Featured: 1. the rabbit 2. the satisfyer ( works with an app that pulse to your playlists) 3. men's satisfyer power ring 4. butt plugs 5. couples vibrating toy

Most of these can be found on my affiliate link SHOP here All of these are of course recommendations, you may choose to buy the exact items or similar finds from different brands/retailers..... ideas for gifting from homegoods to jewelry. Be sure to check that list twice, someone's been naughty or nice...either way, here's a list for that ;)

Hope you enjoyed the read. Until next time, thanks for reading LALOVE blog, your vertical that’s here to inspire, share and/or entertain with my experiences.

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