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She pores over magazines and follows every influencer on Instagram, which makes buying gifts for her the most challenging part of the holiday season. As someone who’s so into style, she knows what she likes—and is certain about the things she doesn’t. But we know that she’s sure to love these 13 no-fail picks with all the designer street cred and none of the buyer’s remorse. The best part: Everything on this list is less than $50, so they only seem like expensive presents.

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Moda Operandi

1. Apparis Exclusive Shelley Leopard-Print Faux-Fur Scarf

Not only is this scarf super warm and fuzzy, but it’s also a limited-edition version made just for Moda Operandi, which she’ll totally appreciate.

Buy It ($95; $34)


2. Anthropologie Lauren Knotted Headband

Ensure a streak of good hair days (even on day two or three).

Buy It ($18)


3. Marc Jacobs Card Case

Small enough to fit into a tiny crossbody, yet just the right size for all the essentials: ID and credit card.

Buy It ($75; $37)

Urban Outfitters

4. Urban Outfitters Suede Sherpa Bucket Hat

Just when we thought bucket hat season was over, this soft sherpa style waltzed into our lives, bringing with it all the nostalgic feels.

Buy It ($29)


5. Vans Authentic Platform Sneakers

Zero-effort (and super-trendy) platform sneakers make every outfit look that much cooler.

Buy It ($83; $42)


6. Kenzo Tiger 3D iPhone Case

She carries her phone everywhere, so she might as well use it to make a fashion statement.

Buy It ($60; $32)


7. Amazon The Drop Avalon Shopper Tote Bag

The Drop features influencer-designed collections that can be shopped for only 36 hours. But it also has a core collection of basics that are always up for grabs and always chic, including this pebbled faux leather handbag with rave reviews.

$40 at Amazon


8. Off-White Checkered Socks

Everything Virgil Abloh touches turns to street-style gold, like these statement-making checkered socks that can be worn with everything from boots to sneakers.

Buy It ($73; $43)


9. Isabel Marant Earrings

Tiny hoops, big statement. These horn-adorned earrings will add a bit of edge to her ear party.

Buy It ($90; $45)

Moda Operandi

10. Avenue Christie Patent Scrunchie

Scrunchies are back, baby, and this faux-leather accoutrement is just the thing for those days when she’d rather sleep in than wash her hair.

Buy It ($20; $12)


11. Le Specs Sunglasses

Inspired by the ’80s, these geometric sunglasses are just different enough to stand out in a sea of round, wire-rimmed Ray-Bans.

Buy It ($79; $47)

Matches Fashion

12. Ganni Tiger-Print Tights

Crafted in Italy from thick, opaque nylon, these animal-print tights jazz up a monochromatic outfit and take it into eclectic territory. Just add a leather skirt.

Buy It ($60; $42)

Yves Saint Laurent

13. YSL Heart-Shaped Sticky Notes

So much better than those basic pale-yellow stickies stocked in every office. Bonus: There are two pads in each set, so you can split them up or gift them to one lucky person.

Buy It ($20)

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