What to shop in December 2021: seaweed baths, tie-dye, and more
The thought still counts...even if your gift is now a bit delayed. This time, it may be the late bird that gets the worm. To make room for new inventory, retailers often advertise sales the minute the Christmas rush is over, leaving you deals on top of deals to shop for late holiday gifts or just a "you made it through 2021" present for yourself. Hey, we all deserve it.
Whether you're shopping for forgotten in-laws or you're looking for ideas to treat yo' self, look no further than what we're buying this month.
Perfect for any New Year's Eve fete, festival season, or just simply weekend brunch, a metallic bag just big enough to hold your essentials has as much utility as your favorite pair of jeans. Go on, splurge on yourself. Then, collect).
SHOP: Small Camera Bag With Quilting, $375, available at
Brrr. Your teen's mercurial attitude isn't the only thing that's cold. Warm them up in a winter essential, like this camo puffer jacket. While you're at, maybe throw in some beanies and sweatshirts, too — you can get an extra 15% off orders $75+ with code 15OFF75 or an extra 20% off orders $100+ with code AFFSAVE20.
SHOP: Camo Midweight Puffer Jacket, $25.98, available at
Three words: Same day delivery. That's how fast you can symbolically show up at a loved one's door.
SHOP: Bejeweled Beauty by Teleflora, $56.99, available at
Tie-dye may be one of the most fun trends that came out of pandemic boredom. So much so that retailers haven't stopped shelling out the throwback design. If you don't want to get your hands dirty, pick a hoodie up from Levi's during its end-of-season sale. From December 16 to 29, take 50% off select styles.
SHOP: Red Tab Unisex Hoodie Sweatshirt, $69.50, available at
If 2021 didn't wear you down, the holiday season (and its many treats) probably did. Indulge in a seaweed bath that can naturally help restore your skin. Self-care is the best care. From January 3 to 5, get 20% off all vitamins, minerals, herbal supplements with code CYBERSAVE.
SHOP: The Seaweed Bath Co Whole Seaweed Detox Bath, $9.26, available at
Your giftee gets a brand-new carryall they can take to the gym, school, hiking, and beyond. And you score 50% off with their appreciation. If that's not a deal, we don't know what is.
SHOP: Champion Lifeline Backpack, Was $40, Now $20, available at
Cute cookware doesn't only exist on Instagram and Pinterest. You or a lucky loved one can enjoy an aesthetically-pleasing, nonstick full set you 100% know has matching lids.
SHOP: GreenPan Padova Reserve Blush Healthy Ceramic Nonstick Cookware, Set of 10, Was $529.99, Now $399.99, available at
Your hands and fingers may be not enough. When you want a deep, professional-facial-status treatment, a cleansing brush is going to deliver more than what you can do during your typical, half-asleep, 20-second morning wash.
SHOP: Raedia Facial Cleansing Brush, Was $98, Now $49, available at