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

Photo: Simon Pearce

"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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