christmas gifts for wife

Does it seem like the holidays come around the corner more quickly than you realize? Do you find yourself scrambling to find that perfect gift? We totally get it—the calendar seems to fly by each fall as the biggest shopping holiday of the year approaches. If you’re married, whether you’re a newlywed or not, you’re going to need some ideas for the best Christmas gifts for your wife. And you’ve come to the right place! We’ve curated a list of some of the best Christmas gifts for your wife that are most likely on the top of her list—trust us on this one. 

So no matter your budget, we’ve got some best Christmas gifts for your wife that are sure to make her happy this holiday season—and make you look like the hero that you are! 

barefoot dreams cardigan

This Christmas, opt for upscale comfort when you gift her this sweater from Barefoot Dreams. Warm but lightweight, this cozy cardigan looks great with everything from office attire to yoga wear. Translated: she’ll soon be living in it. Available in four versatile colors; dark grey, light grey, beige and sandalwood.

Barefoot Dreams circle cardigan, $116, Nordstrom

geo tote

For the gal on the go, this tote is one of the top Christmas gifts for your wife. We love the on-trend geometric pattern, plus the fact that this bag can be personalized with her initials—all for less than $20!

WeddingWire Shop personalized geo tote bag, $14, WeddingWire Shop

stitch fix box

Keep her styling and profiling when you gift her a StitchFix subscription for the holidays. This subscription service allows her to work with a personal stylist who will curate a monthly box full of several pieces of clothing based on her unique likes and dislikes. Then, she can send back anything she doesn’t want to buy. With thousands of brands, and a wide range of sizes including petite and maternity, it’s the perfect opportunity to refresh her wardrobe this year. 

StitchFix monthly subscription box, price varies, Stitch Fix

personalized ornament

Looking for a thoughtful Christmas gift for your wife? Channel that modern minimalist aesthetic that’s crazy popular right now when you choose this simple but beautiful porcelain ornament. With simple black trees and your names set against a clean, white background, this adorable ornament will be right at home on your tree.

The Cotton and Canvas Co. personalized porcelain ornament, $17, Etsy

fenty beauty

Is she always on the hunt for the perfect lip gloss? Relax, we’ve found it, and we’re going to let you be the hero this Christmas season—don’t worry, we won’t tell. Pro Kiss’r Luscious Lip Balm by Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty line is the all-purpose gloss she’s been searching for. It’s a gorgeous neutral that works with any skin tone, and it provides long-lasting shine without that nasty sticky feeling. And here’s a hint—you may want to pick up more than one. She’s going to love it that much! 

Fenty Beauty Pro Kiss’r luscious lip balm, $18, Sephora

makeup case

A cosmetic bag is always a useful gift, and we absolutely adore this luxe velvet version as a thoughtful Christmas gift for your wife. This is another gift that can be easily personalized with her initials for an extra-sweet touch.

WeddingWire Shop velvet quilted makeup bag, $10, WeddingWire Shop

gold bracelet stack

A gift containing a touch of bling for her arm will always be well received, which is why we’ve included this fun set of bracelets from BaubleBar on our list. It comes with three gold bracelets of varying sizes for an attractive mix-and-match aesthetic she’ll love. 

BaubleBar Pisa bracelet stack, $42, BaubleBar

badgley mischka shoe

Here’s a Christmas gift for your wife that may just need to be opened a bit early—you know, in time to be worn to those fancy Christmas parties on your calendar! These stunning embellished pumps from Badgley Mischka will have everyone green with envy when your wife shows up wearing them. And you’ll of course be known as the best partner ever! Available in four gorgeous tones—black, silver, ivory and gold—to match her favorite evening attire. 

Badgley Mischka Ginny embellished d’orsay pump, $235, Nordstrom


This Christmas gift for your wife could be considered a real snoozefest—but in a good way! Give her the best zzzs of her life when you opt for this bundle of bedding from Brooklinen. The “hardcore” sheet bundle contains everything she’ll need for a fabulous night of sleep, including a flat sheet, fitted sheet, pillowcases, and a duvet cover. 

Brooklinen luxe hardcore sheet bundle, $219, Brooklinen

jewelry box

She’ll love keeping all of her baubles in this pretty jewelry box. We adore the bright pink hue (though this item is available in many other colors), as well as the fun saying printed on the front. And for those into sustainability, this keepsake box is made from vegan leather.

WeddingWire Shop vegan leather jewelry box, $20, WeddingWire Shop


Voted the best bootie by Marie Claire magazine, this trendy shoe by Vagabond Shoemakers definitely deserves a spot under the tree! With a trim toe and low heel for versatility, the Emily bootie will pair perfectly with her super-slim pants without bunching up. Understated stitching on the top completes the look of this chic black leather bootie.

Vagabond Shoemakers Emily bootie, $160, Nordstrom

When it comes to the best Christmas gifts for your wife, a pair of leggings she’ll live in is always a good choice. And of course, the only choice is the Align II legging by Lululemon. With thousands of four- and five-star reviews, the Align are the must-have leggings for her sweat sesh (or for a Target run, of course).  

Lululemon Align II yoga pants, $138, Amazon

When it comes to skincare, you can bet your wife knows what’s up. And the moment she opens her gift to reveal a jar of Créme de la Mer, she’ll see that you know, too! This best-selling skin cream is a cult favorite and a constant companion to many of Hollywood’s freshest faces. Kelp and algae make up some of the ingredients in this brand’s famous Miracle Broth—and well, just trust us on this one. 

Créme de la Mer moisturizing cream, $180 for 1 oz., Nordstrom


Give your wife the gift of comfortable indulgence when you choose the fleece-lined Duffield robe by Ugg this holiday season. Reviewers rave that it’s super snuggly and soft, just right for those movie date nights you share on the couch. Plus, this machine-washable robe is available in tons of beautiful colors, including pink, grey, wine and navy. 

Ugg women’s Duffield robe, $130, Amazon

tory burch watch

A classic watch never goes out of style, and we love this one from Tory Burch. A navy watch face pairs perfectly with a leather band of the same hue, while gold accents add a touch of elegance. Trés chic! 

Tory Burch Collins leather strap watch, $225, Nordstrom

monogram yoga mat

If your wife loves to sweat it out at the yoga studio, gift her a personalized yoga mat so that she’ll never get her mat confused with another yogi’s. Her monogram can be printed in a variety of colors and fonts to fit her personality and style. 

WeddingWire Shop personalized yoga mat, $19, WeddingWire Shop 

fuji camera

Choose a Christmas gift for your wife that lets her elevate her selfie game and never miss another Instagram moment with this Fujifilm Instax polaroid camera. This cute little camera is as user-friendly as they get, with an automatic aperture setting and an innovative selfie mirror to always get the perfect shot. Available in fun colors like blue, mint and pink, this gift is sure to be a hit. 

Fujifilm Instax polaroid camera, $70, Amazon


Jewelry always makes a thoughtful Christmas gift for your wife, and this unique necklace is no exception. It features a flower design studded with attractive white topaz stones, which provides a subtle cover for a special picture behind. It’s sort of a locket that allows a peek at the image she chooses to wear close to her heart. This pretty necklace is available in rose gold or sterling silver. 

With You Lockets rose gold locket necklace, $150, Etsy

sparkly jacket

Looking to go big this year? If so, this Alice + Olivia embellished jacket is the best Christmas gift for your wife. It’s simply dripping with stunning sparkling stones set in a Chevron pattern, making it the perfect partner for little black dress she loves. 

Alice + Olivia Kidman embellished jacket, $995, Saks Fifth Avenue

gold jacket

Sam Edelman’s classic wool peacoat definitely deserves a top spot on the Christmas list for the lady in your life. This elegantly tailored knee-length coat includes fun touches, like a polka-dot lined interior and peek-a-boo buttons along an opening in the back. This coat is an obvious choice when it comes to the best Christmas gifts for a wife. Your toughest choice? Which color to buy! It’s available in classic black, trendy gold or an elegant light blue hue. 

Sam Edelman single-breasted wool-blend coat, $295, Nordstrom

d&g satchel

You can’t have a list of the best Christmas gifts for your wife without including a snappy handbag, so we’ve included this chic little number from Dolce & Gabbana. With a flap closure and elegant gold detailing, this diminutive bag is just-right for a day out on the town. It’s available in two trendy tones: a flirty lavender and an elegant rose color. 

Dolce & Gabbana Sicily 58 leather satchel, $2,495, Nordstrom

A luxurious throw belongs on every list of the best Christmas gifts for your wife, and we’ve chosen to feature this premium wool throw blanket from Ralph Lauren. It’s crafted with a touchably soft blend of cotton, velvet and suede for a lightweight feel, and the versatile soft grey hue will coordinate with just about any decor. 

Ralph Lauren Dover Street wool blanket, $280, Saks Fifth Avenue

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