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SPY Guide: 10 Unique Gifts to Buy Your Girlfriend That Aren’t Jewelry

SPY Guide: Unique Gifts to Buy
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* Gifts that will remind her why she loves you
* Special things she’d never treat herself to
* Sentimental presents that say, “I love you”

Your girlfriend likely has more than enough earrings and necklaces. Yet, she is probably expecting a little box with something sparkly in it under the tree this holiday. This year, surprise her with something different and more sentimental than a nice necklace.

Buy her something that you know she has wanted but is too practical to treat herself to, or something that reminds her of you – it makes gift-giving and receiving all the more special. Here are 10 eclectic gifts idea for her that won’t disappoint.


1. What I Love About You-Fill in the Love Journal by Knock Knock

How often do you take the time to express how much you appreciate her? Write down your thoughts and favorite memories of you and her. It’ll become her favorite keepsake, as your relationship evolves into an even bigger love story.

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2. Kiss the Cook Apron

This is for you to wear, not her. This silly apron should be gifted with ingredients for the meal you will then cook for the two of you. It’s the perfect gift for anyone who doesn’t want more “stuff.” Make sure the recipe is one of her favorites (aka, no meat for her vegetarian diet), and set the mood while you cook with flowers, candles, and her favorite wine.

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3. Prana Women’s Hunter Tunic

Everyone loves to feel comfortable, so get her this cozy tunic and let her take a day off from all her primping, heels, and tight dresses. Is she a fan of your signature scent? Spritz on a bit of that cologne before you wrap it up so she can luxuriate even more.

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4. RCR Opera Crystal Champagne Glass

A gift of pretty champagne glasses helps her up her hosting game and win at adulting. These six glasses are perfect for champagne, brunch cocktails, and prosecco. Make her breakfast in bed and place a flower in one of the glasses, her favorite sparkling beverage in another, and proceed to spoil her rotten.

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5. Aloe Vera Bamboo Essence Body Pillow with Cool Comfort Technology

Gift her with the joy of a good night’s rest with this pillow filled with memory foam and cooling aloe. She can wrap her body around it and fall asleep with her head resting on the soothing head support—for nights when you’re not there, of course.

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6. OtterBox Defender Series Case for Apple iPhone 7 in Vinyasa

Is she always on her phone? This pretty yet tough iPhone case will make her phone stand out—and stand up to all the times she drops it, throws it into her bag, or takes another selfie. The “vinyasa” color choice reminds her that you are a sensitive and savvy shopper – one who deserves her full attention.

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7. Dr Teal’s Soothe & Sleep with Lavender Gift Set

If you can’t afford to send her to a real spa (or want something besides that gift certificate to wrap up), this is the next best thing. It not only gives her the green light to take some “me time,” but it will also help her feel relaxed.

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8. Miracle-Gro AeroGarden Sprout Plus Seed Pod Kit

Does she love to garden? Give her a gift that will symbolize both eternal spring and your growing life together with this indoor garden. She will revel in fresh herbs throughout the year as she enjoys the fruits of her labors. This easy-to-use kit provides everything she needs, minus her green thumb. She can plant flowers and salad greens, too.

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9. Fujifilm Instax Mini 7S Instant Camera

This fun retro-style camera lets her snap pics and have instant prints to save or share. If she’s into scrapbooking or displaying her photos, she’ll wonder how she ever got along without it.

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10. CRA-Z-ART Art of Coloring Adult Coloring Case

Adult coloring books are the latest art craze, and they’re a fun and effective way to relax and take a timeout from the chaos of daily life. This kit includes a case filled with two coloring books, 10 fine-tip markers, and 24 colored pencils. The case can be colored to showcase her own unique style as she totes it with her wherever she goes.

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