Holiday Gift Guide: For Friends With Wanderlust

Have a friend who is always traveling somewhere fun? Why not give her a gift that will make her travels easier? Here are some outside the box holiday gift ideas for friends with wanderlust.

holiday gift ideas for friends with wanderlust

1. Cargo Limited Edition Enjoy Your Journey Eyeshadow Palette, $18


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This cute compact, travel ready eyshadow pallet features 6 shimmer and matte neutral shades perfect day or night for any journey!

2. Urban Apothacary Luxury Travel Candle, $20

She can transform any hotel room with this luxurious scent. The tin makes this candle travel ready.

3. BRAVE ERA 100% Mulberry Silk Travel Sheet For Adventurous Travelers (Hypoallergenic), $129.99, Sale price $109.99

Such a brilliant idea, she will surely thank you for! Let’s face it, not all hotel rooms are 4 star. This easy to each pure silk portable sleep sack protects from allergens, dirty bedding and bugs. Since it’s made of natural silk it’s hypoallergenic and temperature regulating. It also folds up to the size of an iPhone and is just 6 oz. so it will fit easily into any suitcase!

4. Quilted Koala Camo Monogrammed Makeup Bag, $48

This adorable monogrammed camo makeup bag will become her new favorite! It’s perfect for touchups and for packing those little extra beauty items a woman needs when she travels.

5. Pai-shau Supreme Revitalizing Hair Mask, $14

Hair takes a beating while traveling and this travel size of one of my favorite hair conditioning masks will repair the most damaged hair. It’s a rare blend of tea and high-performance polymers that infuse moisture into the hair while adding an anti-static barrier of protection from the environment. It smells amazing and adds softness and unbelievable shine.

6. DryBar Travel Dryer, $135

DryBar doesn’t just give great blowouts, they make some fantastic hair styling tools and products as well. This Baby Buttercup is the ultimate travel dryer, featuring two temperature settings, a cool shot button and Ionic technology that improves the condition of your hair by increasing shine and reducing frizz. This foldable dryer weighs just 13 oz and is also perfect for overseas travel!

7. Eve Lom Travel Size Cleanser, $24

This a travel size of one of the best facial cleaners I have ever tried. This first-ever balm cleanser was crafted over 25 years ago and takes off every trace of makeup and grime. It’s made with aromatic plant oils and vitamin-rich extracts it visibly brightens and revitalizes with every use. Key ingredients are mineral oil, lanolin, cetearyl alcohol, aluminum stearate, cocoa seed butter, clove leaf oil, eucalyptus leaf oil, hops oil and Egyptian chamomile oil. The travel size comes with 1 quick drying muslin cloth. I don’t travel without it.

8. Ted Baker London Laundry Bags & Case, $55

I don’t like my dirty clothes to touch my clean clothes when I am traveling so I always travel with laundry pouches and bags. This 3-piece set which includes a zip-top pouch, a small laundry bag and a large laundry bag will make packing dirty clothes while traveling a bit easier and they look prettier than ugly plastic shopping bags.

9. 13-One The Trench, now $140

This “Space Certified Fabric” travel trench will be indispensable for the avid traveler! Made from one-of-a-kind fabric, this lightweight trench is stylish and packs into its own pocket, making it super-portable and ready to stuff in any bag for any weather in any land. It’s water repellent, weighs less than a pound, is lined with NASA developed technology, retains 90% of your body heat, has a reflective logo on the back and the hood snaps on and off. It’s one of my favorite trenches whether I am traveling or not!

10. Uplift Houston: A Restful Pause, $121

This gift set is packed with items she will appreciate for travel and when you buy this box you are also helping a victim of Hurricane Harvey. They will send send an identical gift box of wellness and comfort items to an aid a victim. This gift set contains Herbivore Botanicals Detox Bath Salts, Herbivore Botanicals Bamboo Charcoal Cleansing Bar Soap, MiiR 16 oz Insulated Water Bottle, Morihata Binchotan Charcoal Eye Mask, a Morihata Binchotan Charcoal Face Scrub Towel and a Morihata Binchotan Charcoal Toothbrush.

11. Zadro Dual LED Lighted Travel Mirror, $39.99

Hotel mirrors are the worst and if they do have a magnifying mirror in the bathroom there is usually not enough light. Problem solved. This lighted mirror will provide 10X magnification on one side for a closer look and the other side is normal 1X for checking your hair style. Both mirrors collapse into a sleek and compact size. It’s lightweight and the “eco-friendly” LED bulb never needs replacing.

12. Calm Sleep Mist, $29.99

Sometimes it’s hard to fall asleep in a strange hotel bed/room. Transform your pillow with this soothing scent and create a relaxing environment for sleep. Calm Sleep Mist is a natural elixir of Lavender, Frankincense, Chamomile and Clary Sage 100% pure essential oils. It has a divine fragrance and will put her right to sleep through the night.

13. Rebecca Minkoff Travel Luggage Tag With Power, $60

Lightning charging in a luggage tag? Who knew? Now she can charge on the go with this iPhone and USB compatible, Napa leather tag with a clear ID pocket and silver detailing. If the site says it’s out of stock, don’t worry. More are coming well before Christmas.

14. Lulu Dharma Weekender Bag, $119

The perfect weekend getaway bag has been found! This stunning woven, thick nylon weave, eco-friendly black has faux leather handles and a removable strap. The gold-toned hardware and gold-tone protective feet add a touch of elegance and it’s generously sized at 20″ x 13″ x 8″.

Hope you found something inspiring!

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