Stocking Stuffers with Style

Not sure how to top off those stockings? Today we’re sharing some of our favorite picks of the season. From tech accessories to cozy winter gear, we’ve pulled 10 stylish options to suit the fashionista in your life.

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  1. Molami Bight Knotted Earbuds: These stylish gold-tone headphones feature EarClick technology, which secures each bud in two separate parts of the ear.
  2. Nordstrom Cable Knit Slippers: Who doesn’t love a cozy pair of slippers? This affordable pick features cushioned soles and cable-knits to complete any winter loungewear collection.
  3. Adia Kibur Delicate Ring Set: Why wear one when you can wear three? The ‘stacked rings’ trend keeps coming back, making this a sure-fire pleaser.
  4. Deborah Lippmann Jazz Standards Glam Rock Nail Color Duo: This Deborah Lippman gift set features two shimmering holiday nail colors packed into one standout case.
  5. GLAMSQUAD Gift Card: Give the gift of glam! Every woman loves to get celebrity treatment, and with GLAMSQUAD you can. Buy a gift card for your girlfriends or lady in your life so they can order professional hair and makeup services to their home or office.
  6. Urban Decay Naked2 Eye Shadow Palette: This Naked2 palette is a follow-up to Urban Decay’s best-selling Naked set. The palette features a dozen taupe and gray-beige neutrals as well as 5 exclusive new shades.
  7. Diane von Furstenberg Glitterati iPhone 5 Case: This hardshell case features subtle glitter and signature gold-tone lips for everyday glam.
  8. Furla Babylon 3 in 1 Cosmetic Case: Saffiano leather and a sweet pink/taupe color combo give these cosmetic cases an unexpected luxurious touch.
  9. BP Faux Fur Infinity Scarf: Faux fur packs both warm and style on this BP infinity scarf. Keep it casual with blouses and jeans or dress it up with a favorite little black dress.
  10. BaubleBar ‘Classic: Evening Bracelet Stack’ Bangle Gift Set: BaubleBar’s bracelet stack features a sparkling set of crystal and metal bangles in a festive case. Wear them together as a statement piece or sport them separately for a delicate touch of glam.

Top 10 Cyber Monday Deals

This year, you will not miss all the great Cyber Monday sales because of morning meetings, errands, or shuttling the kids around. Why? Because we’ve already searched the web for the best deals. From winter accessories to designer handbags, we’re sharing discounted pieces that are too good to pass up.

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  1. Ramy Brook Meryl Blouse Was $325, Now $260 (Up to 25% off orders with code GOBIG14 at checkout): The perfect party top for the holiday season. Play it up with a sleek pencil skirt or dress it down with skinny jeans and heels.
  2. Deux Lux Empress mini Cross Body Bag Was $115, Now $80.50 (Up to 25% off orders with code GOBIG14 at checkout): One can never have enough handbags. Team this seasonal pick with a little black dress for the perfect outfit topper.
  3. Heather Hawkins After Midnight Necklace Was $215, Now $107.50 (Up to 25% off orders with code GOBIG14 at checkout)Add some flare to everyday blouses with this double-strand necklace from Heather Hawkins.
  4. Oscar de la Renta Gold-Plated Crystal Earrings Was $390, Now $234Bold crystal earrings are an easy way to bring that necessary sparkle to outfits this season. Make them pop with a sleek updo.
  5. Steven by Steve Madden Sleeekkk Boots Was $259, Now $149 (Take extra 40% off sale items with code CYBERSALE at checkout): Knee high boots are both stylish and warm during the colder months. Team this versatile grey pair with anything from denim jeans to dresses.
  6. Zella Live In Heartbeat Run Tights Was $64, Now $38.40: Make a stylish statement at the gym with these printed workout pants from Zella. They feature discrete mesh accents that ensure a cool, comfortable workout.
  7. DL1961 Florence Insta Sculpt Jeans Was $178.00, Now $104.99 (Take extra 40% off sale items with code CYBERSALE at checkout): Coated denim is a cool weather staple. Bring edgy contrast to this pair with soft knits and booties.
  8. Alice + Olivia Dolan Buckle Booties Was $495, Now $247.50Heeled ankle booties to dress up any outfit! Team them with casual denim and a cropped jacket for an effortlessly chic ensemble.
  9. Jimmy Choo Small Anabel Leather Crossbody Bag Was $1225, Now $796.25: You can’t go wrong with Jimmy Choo. This splurge-worthy crossbody bag is timeless with its rich, warm hue and minimalist design.
  10. Tinley Road Faux Fur Infinity Scarf Was $75, Now $44.97 (Take extra 40% off sale items with code CYBERSALE at checkout)Deep blue fur will bring instant glam to any look. Pair it with a classic winter coat or dress up casual knits.

 

5 Gifts for the College Graduate

It’s graduation season, which means 20-somethings everywhere will be entering the real world with excitement, fear and angst. So, what do you get your grads? Something that says ‘good luck’ without piling on added stress. Today we’re sharing some of our favorite gifts for College graduates so you can send your loved ones out into the post-grad life with style and confidence. Shop our top 5 picks. 

Gifts for College Graduates:

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  1. MICHAEL Michael Kors Jet Set Large Saffiano Leather Tote: Say hello to the workforce with this sophisticated tote. This Michael Kors pick in particular comes in a chic, neutral grey color that goes well with any outfit and is appropriate for all seasons. We especially love the size of this tote, which is large enough to carry your daily essentials, an extra pair of flats, or even a small laptop.
  2. Native Union Switch Portable Bluetooth Speaker & Phone Charger: This portable Bluetooth speaker can be used as a hands-free phone, a stereo, and a phone charger. Take it anywhere for hands-free entertainment. This gift is best suited for those college grads who might be entering a professional where a lot travel comes with the job. 
  3. Vince Camuto Belted Print Ponte Knit Sheath Dress: While clothes aren’t the traditional graduation gift, this chic and stylish dress is just perfect for the young professional. The playful print in classic black and white is modern and on-trend, yet also classic, sophisticated, and office appropriate. 
  4. Gorjana Alphabet Coin Bracelet: A delicate bracelet with personalized lettering is the perfect little gift to show that you care. This Gorjana piece looks just as great alone as it does when paired with other bracelets and watches.
  5. Marc by Marc Jacobs Techno Block Print Tablet Zip Case: Protect those tablets in style with this printed zip case from Marc Jacobs. This design is so cute it can even double as an oversized clutch.

Top Valentine’s Day Gifts: Not Your Standard Box of Chocolates & Roses

Although we love our classic flowers and chocolate for Valentine’s Day, it’s nice to put a little extra thought into gifts for ALL your loved ones. Flowers wilt, and chocolates are eaten, but wouldn’t be nice to give your loved ones a gift to put a smile on their faces after February 14th has come and gone? From your boyfriend to your bestie, we’ve rounded up top rated Valentine’s Day gifts that are sure to please.

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Her:

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  1. Adia Kibur Classic Gemstone Necklace: Adia Kibur’s gemstone necklace makes an elegant, romantic statement with its colorful red crystals and gold-tone chain.
  2. Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb Valentine’s Day Set: This top-selling scent features perfume, body cream, and shower gel in a neat little Valentine’s Day package. 
  3. B Brian Atwood Crossbody Ava Box Tote: A classic structure with metal accents make this modern bag a timeless addition to your lady’s closet.

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Him:

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  1. Armani Exchange Sport Three Eye Chronograph Watch: This red watch remains versatile with its black face and sporty, sleek design.
  2. The Art of Shaving The 4 Elements of the Perfect Shave Lavender Kit: This gift set guarantees optimal shaving results for your man. The set includes pre-shave oil, shaving cream, pure badger saving brush and after-shave balm.
  3. Jack Spade Tech Oxford Slim Brief: Slim, casual brief with an internal laptop compartment is complete with water resistant materials and a stylish nylon/leather façade.

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Kids:

TopShelf Clothes | Valentine's Day Gifts

  1. Hunter Girls’ First Boots: Cute little rain boots from one of our favorite brands. Fill these with candy and other treats for an extra sweet gift.
  2. Books to Bed Infant’s Three-piece Goodnight Moon PJ & Book Set: A classic bedtime story paired with cozy, matching pajamas for your little ones.
  3. Dylan’s Candy Bar Valentine’s Day Tackle Box: A festive display of everyone’s favorite candies, a perfect topper to any gift!

Holiday Gift Guide: 8 Gifts that Give Back

It’s that time of year, when it’s important to step back from all of the holiday shopping, travel, and festivities to appreciate what you have. It’s also the time of year when you think about others who are less fortunate and give back in any way you can. Today, we’ve gathered some of our favorite gifts that give back, offering charitable donations to a wide range of causes.

8 Gifts that Give Back:

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  1. For the Fashionista Michael Kors 100 Series Runway WatchMichael Kors has joined forces with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to fight global hunger. For every sale of the 100 Series watch, WFP will deliver 100 meals to children in need. If that’s not an amazing contribution, what is? Support here.
  2. For the Foodie Karlie’s KookiesSupermodel Karlie Kloss (a favorite here at TopShelf!) has collaborated with New York’s Momofuku Milk Bar. The result: Karlie’s Kookies. The tasty cookie line is sold by the half dozen for $22 with a portion of the proceeds going to FEED, an organization that provides nutritious meals to those in need. We should also mention that momofuku has incredible cookie creations, so this gift is sure to please! Support here.
  3. For the BFF Alex and Ani Charity by Design BraceletsCharm bracelets are the perfect little gift to give your BFF and Alex and Ani couldn’t agree more. With a mission to share eco-friendly, positive energy products while helping various communities around the world, Alex and Ani offers dozens of bracelet designs, each made specifically for a differently charity. 20% of proceeds go directly to each cause. Support here.
  4. For the Beauty Queen Kiehl’s 1851 Limited Edition Body ButterWe’ve already expressed our love for Kiehl’s 1851; however, they just kicked it up a notch. Kiehl’s 1851 has linked up with Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign to help end childhood hunger in America. 100% of net profits from Kiehl’s Limited Edition Crème de Corps Whipped collection will go to support the cause. Support here.
  5. For the Techie iPad Air Smart CaseIf you have an iPad, than you already now how necessary a case is. So, why not help someone out in the process? With every purchase of an iPad Air Smart Case (PRODUCT) RED, Apple will donate 50% of the proceeds to fight AIDS. Support here.
  6. For the Fit Chick Threads 4 Thought Half Lotus Crop Leggings: Threads 4 Thought is a clothing brand made of 100% sustainable materials that has been dedicated to giving back since its start. Treat the gym junkie in your life to a cute and comfortable pair of workout pants (perfect for anything from yoga to high intensity cardio). If you spend $75 or more on Threads 4 Thought’s site, they will donate 10% of your purchase to the New Roots campaign. Support here.
  7. For Just About Anyone FEED NYC Bag: Whether it becomes a go-to grocery bag or a fun tote to take to the mall, this bag features an engaging print with a meaningful message. Your purchase of the FEED NYC Bag for Sandy relief will help provide 25 meals to those recovering from last year’s hurricane. Support here.
  8. For the Animal Lover Hooray for the Underdog Greeting Cards: Already finished your holiday shopping? Don’t forget about the ‘thank you’ cards! Photographers Janet Healey and Joe Grisham, a husband-and-wife team, sell cute greeting cards with pictures of shelter animals that are up for adoption. 10% of proceeds will go to animal welfare groups and shelters. Support here.

TopShelf Founder’s Gift Guide for the Working Woman

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday behind us and Christmas just a few short weeks away, the holiday shopping craze is in full force here at TopShelf. Today, TopShelf Founder & CEO Katie Nadler shares her favorite gifts for business women. As a business owner herself, Katie spends at least 6 of 7 days each week working, so it’s safe to say that she knows the meaning of a good gift for professional women. Take a look at her picks and start your holiday shopping for that busy do-it-all woman in your life… and if this person is you, then it’s time to treat yourself!

KATIE’S GIFT GUIDE

Functional and Fashionable for Your Desk ($30 and under)

From list notepads to books with tips & tricks, anything that introduces efficiency into your life is a great gift in my book. As someone who is always on the go, I know I need every little bit of help I can get! This year Kate Spade is popping up with a lot of great desktop accessories. This “Let’s Do Lunch” business card holder is one of my favorites. 

TopShelf Clothes | Gifts for business women

  1. Cavallini & Co. Vintage Print Note Cards ($14)
  2. Kate Spade New York Skirt The Rules Paperweight ($30)
  3. Suck UK Floppy Disk Sticky Notes ($14)
  4. Books With Style How to Dress for Success ($19)
  5. Kate Spade New York The Long list Large Notepad ($10)
  6. Kate Spade New York Silver Street Let’s Do Lunch Business Card Holder ($20)

Carry Yourself to the Top with These Stylish Work Bags ($300 and under)

If there’s one thing every working woman can appreciate, it’s a stylish work tote that’s big enough to fit her laptop, but small enough to be convenient. These bags offer the perfect combination of function and fashion, and at a very affordable price. I own the Michael Kors Tote in Navy Blue and it is the perfect size and very durable.

TopShelf Clothes | Gifts for Business Women

  1. Lauren Ralp Lauren Lanesborough Embossed North South Tote ($198)
  2. Michael Kors Jet Set Tote in Mandarin ($298)
  3. Rebecca Minkoff MAB Tote with Gold Tone Hardware ($295)
  4. Vince Camuto Billy Tote (Was $298, Now $208)
  5. Madewell Transport Tote ($168)
  6. Cole Haan Village East West Metallic Tech ($298)

Lifestyle Gifts to Unwind After a Day in the Office (Under $100)

A working woman appreciates her relaxation time more than most. Help her in these endeavors with these gifts, which allow her to enjoy her downtime away from the office.

TopShelf Clothes | Gifts for Business Women

  1. Archipelago Botanicals Signature Soy Wax Candle ($24) 
  2. MICHAEL Michael Kors Carter Slipper ($78.95)
  3. Sai Sei Mineral Seaweed Bath Crystals ($34)
  4. Elemental Herbology Earth Balance Body Essentials ($49) 
  5. Agraria Nob Hill Luxury Bath Bar Collection ($60)
  6. Laura Mercier Body & Bath Luxe Quartet, Ambre Vanillé ($80)

WIN YOUR WISH!

If you are a working woman, it’s likely you agree with some of my working women gift choices this holiday season, and it’s even more likely you have some gift ideas of your own. To enter (1) Pin, Facebook Post, or Instagram your picks for items that you would want someone to give you and tag @topshelfclothes with the hashtag #WinYourWish and (2) register for TopShelf Clothes for free with the invite code WINYOURWISH. You will have the chance to have your own recommendations featured on our blog, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest, AND be entered to win your wish on Christmas!

Weekend Roundup: Let the Holiday Shopping Continue!

From affordable celebrity style to gifts for the home, DIY presents to essential traveling accessories, our stylists have pulled amazing fashion finds and holiday gift guides for you to shop!

Last Week’s Snapshot:

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Holiday Gift Guide: For the Constant Traveler

Our stylists pulled the best suitcases, tech accessories, makeup cases, travel bags and miscellaneous travel necessities for the constant traveler in your life.

Get Her Look for Less: Jessica Alba

We are thrilled to share our latest collaboration with Megan of Fashionista Momma. See how Megan recreates 3 stylish Jessica Alba outfits for a fraction of the price.

Holiday Gift Guide: For the Beauty Queen

Let’s face it. We all like to get glam every once in a while. Shop the best hair products, beauty tools, makeup picks and gifts sets on the web. 

Creative Holiday Gifts: 5 Fun DIY Presents

Feeling a little creative this holiday season? Why not try one of these fun and easy DIY gifts. From serving platters to hair accessories, festive decorations to photo canvases, these DIY ideas are sure to please anyone on your shopping list.

Holiday Gift Guide: 30 Gifts for the Home

From the stylish housewife to the constant entertainer, we all have that one friend whose house is THE place to be. Shop 30 of the best home gifts to suit the homebody in your life.

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for the Home

From the stylish housewife to the constant entertainer, we all have that one friend whose house is THE place to be. Today, we bring you the perfect gifts for that person on your shopping list. From trend-setting décor pieces to in-house games, our team has pulled great gift options to suit any room in the house. Shop our stylist’s favorites of the season.

Gifts for the Home: Décor

TopShelf Clothes | Gifts for the home

  1. Kate Spade New York Scented “Light Up the Room” Candle ($40)
  2. Gift Boutique Linares 4×6 Amsterdam Frame ($80)
  3. Jonathan Adler Bulb Vase ($118)
  4. Nest Holiday Reed Diffuser ($38)
  5. MacKenzie-Childs Coutly Harlequin Glass Ball Ornament ($38)
  6. Kate Spade New York Cross Pointe Clock ($50)

Gifts for the Home: For Your Entertainment

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  1. Jonathan Adler Toulouse Dart Board ($295)
  2. Jonathan Adler Peace & Love Tic Tac Toe Set ($98)
  3. J.Crew Knock Knock On-th-go Game Pad ($9)
  4. Jack Spade Tournament Tabletop Tennis ($38)
  5. Kate Spade New York Silver Street Roll of the Die Decision Maker ($30)
  6. Beats by Dr. Dre Phil Portable Speaker ($199.95)

Gifts for the Home: Books with Style

TopShelf Clothes | Gifts for the home

  1. Books With Style: Postcards from the Edge of the Catwalk ($45)
  2. Books With Style: How to Dress for Success ($19.95)
  3. American Fashion Travel: Designers on the go ($45)
  4. Kelly Wearstler: Rhapsody ($55)
  5. The New York Times 36 Hours: 150 Weekends in the USA & Canada ($40)
  6. Graphic Image 1,000 Places to See Before You Die ($84)

Gifts for the Home: In the Kitchen 

TopShelf Clothes | Gifts for the home

  1. Gift Boutique Princess Cork Screw ($75)
  2. Kate Spade New York Pierrepont Place 2 Piece Bar Set ($50)
  3. Nespresso U Single Espresso Machine (Was $250, Now $149.99)
  4. Kate Spade New York Woodland Park Cat/Dog Salt & Pepper Set ($30)
  5. Gift Boutique Large Jaipur Bowl ($60)
  6. The Hampton Popcorn Company White & Dark Swirl Popcorn ($27)

Gifts for the Home: Desk Toppers

TopShelf Clothes | Gifts for the home

  1. Gift Boutique Three Level Jewelry Box ($116)
  2. Gift Boutique Inslee 2014 Calendar ($20)
  3. Jonathan Adler All Occasion Card Set ($15)
  4. J.Crew Ceramic Jewelry Tray ($19.50)
  5. L’Objet Malachite Pencil Cup ($100)
  6. Kate Spade New York Sticky Note Set ($16)