Holiday songs on the radio and festive décor adorned in stores mean the most wonderful time of the year is here. The joyful season is all about giving, so here is our gift to you: The ultimate 2018 holiday gift guide. Many of the items are practical and perfect for event planners, whether they need something for a trip or a new gadget. No matter the holiday you celebrate, these gifts will delight and surprise. Happy holidays!
Keep your pesky charger cords and headphones at bay with this stylish carrying case. The soft leather has three compartments for you to transport your items with ease as you roll them up for your next destination. Available in 16 colors, this case can be monogrammed and fits in a purse, suitcase or carry-on.
The creators of Shutterfly have made finding your duffle bag at baggage claim easier. This two-sided metal luggage tag can be personalized with photos, designs, names and more. It also includes a black buckle strap to easily tie to your suitcase.
Avoid the dreaded stiff neck during a flight with this comfy and soft airplane pillow. The ergonomic design makes it easy to lean forward and switch positions while staying cozy in your seat. You can even watch your favorite shows or movies on your phone within the pillow. As a bonus: You don’t have to worry about lugging it around since it’s easy to inflate and deflate.
Airplane cocktails are nice, but why not be your own bartender and make the drink of your choice? This tasty kit includes ingredients to craft five different cocktails, including the Old Fashioned, gin and tonic, Moscow mule, bloody mary and a Champagne cocktail. The only thing you need to add is the good stuff and you’ll be sipping a top-shelf drink midflight.
Buying a water bottle every time you travel is not only bad for your wallet but also for the environment. Thirst no longer, with this 22-ounce, leak-proof and dishwasher safe, packable BPA-free water bottle.
Decompress post-conference with a same-day, in-home massage service. If you tend to push through the aches and pains throughout your body, it’s time to get in tune with a full-body massage by a vetted therapist.
Hotels and Starbucks are doing it and you should too—ditch the plastic straw. There are certain foods and drinks that undeniably require one so, instead, use a sustainable, stainless steel portable straw that comes with its own cleaning brush and wooden travel case.
For those days when you’re always on the go, eliminate the issue of toting around trash with the Zoetica Every Day Kits. Pick from 15 different types of patterned zipper kits packed with reusable items, such as stainless steel to-go containers, cutlery, a cloth napkin and produce bag. These lightweight items make it easy to continue traveling while having everything you need fitting in your backpack, purse or tote bag.
It is easy to be heart healthy and burn more calories when you aren’t sedentary for too long. With a standing desk, you reap these benefits all while hitting your stand goal for the day. This platform desk can also double as an adjustable bed table and a foldable sofa tray.