Editors' Picks: Our Best Gift Ideas for Every Budget
See what our editors are loving right now—from stocking stuffers to big-ticket splurge items.
From big-ticket items worth the splurge to $20-and-under stocking stuffers, these stellar gift ideas are sure to wow everyone on your Nice List. Plus, these picks are what our editors are wishing for (and-shhhh!-gifting) this year.
KitchenAid 7-Cup Food Processor, $100
"This is one gift that will last practically forever. And 7 cups is the best size: not too big, not too small, but just right."
-Lucy M. Casale, Associate Editor
Large Big Green Egg, $1,000+
"It excels at low and slow BBQ smoking. But you can also crank it super-hot and use it as a pizza oven!"
-Jim Romanoff, Food Editor
Now Designs Swedish Dishcloths, $6 each
Stocking-stuffer pick! Mop messes with these über fast-drying dishcloths, compostable after 6 months' use.
Maker Skirt, $98
"Aprons are part of my work wardrobe and this organic cotton one is so cute, you could wear it out to drinks after!"
-Breana Killeen, Test Kitchen Manager
Opinel Table Knives, $55 for 4-piece set
Stocking-stuffer pick! Spruce up your settings with these colorful knives, sharp enough for steak.
Simon Pearce Pineapple Candlestick, $225
"These hand-blown glass candle holders are a family heirloom in the making: they're unique and useful (two qualities I always look for in a gift) and they're classic enough that they'll never go out of style."
-Penelope Wall, Senior Digital Editor
Avocado Huggers, $11 (set of 2)
Stocking-stuffer pick! Preserve precious produce with these adorable huggers. Because, toast.
SMEG Mini Refrigerator, $999
"Who doesn't need more space for wine? Plus, these fridges come in tons of fun colors, though I am partial to this aged off-white patina."
-Jessie Price, Editor-in-Chief
Swig Stemless Wine Cups, $20
Stocking-stuffer pick! These chic 12-oz. cups keep wine chilled-or coffee hot!
Breville Barista Express Espresso Machine, $600
"I am an espresso fiend and this machine brews up the perfect crema. I love the built-in grinder and the fact that it takes ground espresso, not pods, so it's more eco-friendly."
-Shaun Dreisbach, Nutrition & Features Editor
Octopus in Olive Oil by Ramón Peña, $24
Stocking-stuffer pick! Pop this lid for an instant cocktail party bite.
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