19 Cheap Gifts for When You Ignored Every Last-Minute Guide

What do you do when the shipping deadlines for most major websites have come and gone but you still have gifts to buy? Praise the procrastinator gods because Nordstrom is here to save you from showing up on Christmas Day with sad printouts of belated presents. As long as you order by 12 P.M. tomorrow, they’ll deliver by Christmas Eve. Of course, this comes with a price — a flat rate of $10 for expedited delivery. Pro tip: Get a few things to really maximize the shipping charge. Should you need some help, scroll ahead to see our very affordable picks that all qualify for this promotion.

The Gift of Tom Ford

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Tom Ford Private Shadow

You don’t pop Molly or rock a Tom Ford tuxedo, but you can rock a silky eye shadow.

For Your Tech-Savvy Dad

The North Face eTip Apex ClimateBlock Gloves

Never suffer through cold hands while texting again.

The Gift of Good Bedhead

slip™ for beauty sleep ‘Slipsilk™’ Pure Silk Pillowcase

This silk pillowcase won’t tug at your hair or your face, so you’ll wake up with fewer tangles.

For the Fancy Tween


The gardenia perfume and fancy bottle will make all her classmates jealous.

For Someone Doing It for the ‘Gram

Glamglow BUBBLESHEET™ Oxygenating Deep Cleanse Mask

This sheet mask will wash your face and instantly transform you into a Santa with a bubble beard.

A Gift That Looks Fancy

La Mer The Lip Balm

When you can’t afford La Mer cream, there’s always La Mer lip balm.

Because Everyone Loves These Leggings

Zella Live In High Waist Leggings

Over 3,000 fans can’t be wrong.

For Your Brother in College

Herschel Supply Co. ‘Novel’ Duffel Bag

He’ll use this as a weekend or laundry bag.

A Personal Gift for Your Mom

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Kendra Scott Elisa Birthstone Pendant Necklace

A birthstone necklace is a great way to camouflage a last-minute purchase.

For the Trendy Teen

Vans Old Skool Sneaker

Nothing says ahead of the trends like velvet kicks.

Cute Tween-Appropriate Earrings

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BP. 4-Pack Crystal Earrings & Ear Cuffs

This variety pack is a nice stocking stuffer.

A Cheerful Hoodie

Champion Reverse Weave® Pullover Hoodie

Good for anyone who refuses to be anything but cozy on the weekends.

$80 at Madewell
with code: ENJOY20

Another Easy, Personal Gift

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Lulu DK Love Letters Spinning Initial Necklace

You guys loved our gift of the day but that won’t ship in time. Here’s another initial necklace that’s cute and will arrive by Christmas Eve.

A Fun, Work-Appropriate Sweater

Leith Bubble Sleeve Sweater

Good for lightening up even the darkest of winter days.

For the Person Who Can’t Wait to Wear Her New Clothes

Topshop Jewelled Sweater

She’ll throw this bejeweled sweater come New Year’s Eve.
Original Price: $110

A Warm Hat That Isn’t Dorky

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Patagonia ‘Fisherman’ Beanie

Patagonia is the brand that can’t do any wrong so of course this affordable hat is a foolproof gift.

Because She Loves Beyoncé

IVY PARK High Shine Slide

These sleek red satin slides proclaim her allegiance to the Beyhive.

For the Nancy Meyers Lover

J.Crew Fringe Detail Cable Knit Sweater

This J.Crew sweater just needs a pair of white pants and a nice kitchen.
Original Price: $118

For Any Dude

Nike Tech Fleece Jogger Pants

Good for your hypebeast brother, a new dad, or any other man who appreciates a good pair of sweats.

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19 Cheap Gifts for When You Ignored Every Last-Minute Guide