Style expert Lilliana Vazquez shares some great affordable gift ideas for that "long list" of people you may not know all that well, like the teachers, neighbors and baby sitters.
Once you've shopped for the nearest and dearest on your holiday list, there's still the other long list to shop for... your children's teacher, your neighbor, your dog walker and even your co-workers! Style expert Lilliana Vazquez has taken the stress out of shopping this season with her fun gift guide:
The goal here is to impress with a simple yet unique gift that shows you're thoughtful!
Tin Cup Golf Ball Customization
For the boss that loves golf, he'll be excited to get out on the green with customized golf balls for his next round!
Wild Ophelia Chocolates Gift Set
Who doesn't like chocolate? Your boss will love the unexpected flavor combinations in these delicious and decadent treats! And as a bonus – no gift wrap required!
Next to your family, they're the people you spend the most time with, so show your appreciation for them with a gift that's not too personal but still fun (and frugal).
Hook & Albert Socks
Select Styles $16.50 and $25, hookandalbert.com
For those hard to shop for male co-workers, help them add a little punch of style to their suits with these colorful socks!
Ton Savon "La Belle Vie Provence" Soap Set
Gorgeous in and out, these soaps make a beautiful gift and are sure to add a big does of style to any bathroom!
It maybe one of the hardest gifts to shop for (especially if you don't know a lot about your draw) but think practical and your gift is guaranteed to be a hit!
Two Paper Dolls Mustache Calendar
A distinctive approach to your standard issue calendar, this handmade letterpress calendar will add whimsy and humor to any desk.
Mosaic Album from MixBook
Help turn all those photos on their phone into a keepsake with these easy to make photo books that will take their memories from digital to decorative!
Teachers do so much for everyone else, treat them to a gift that helps them pamper themselves and their senses!
Philosophy Gift Set
Assorted $22 -$30, sephora.com
Always a favorite, these sets offer something for everyone and as a bonus, they're already packaged in beautiful and festive gift boxes!
Whipped Ugly Holiday Sweater Cookies
4 for $22.95, whippedbakeshop.com
A humorous approach to the ugly Christmas sweater tradition, these cookies are sure to put a smile on any teacher's face – and they're delicious!
Chances are they're tethered to their technology, so a stylish but tech-friendly gift for them will always be appreciated.
These playful covers for their iPad, iPhone or e-reader come in three different colors/prints.
Coloud Knock Headphones
Custom colors and incredible sound quality make these headphones a must-have gift this season!
They help take the best care of your four-legged friends so treat them to a gift that they can use while they're hard at work!
Coloud Pop Headphones
The color combinations for these are endless so make sure and take their favorite colors into consideration when ordering.
J. Crew Waffle Scarf
For all those cool morning walks, a cozy waffle scarf is a must- and it comes in seven different colors so you can take your pick!
Stylist / manicurist
Show your appreciation for all those great blowouts/manis/highlights through the year by gifting them with something that's just as stylish as they are!
Not only do these candles smell incredible, but they'll also add a major does of chic any room with their beautiful design!
They're always there to help you out in a bind – whether it's a fallen tree branch, a childcare emergency or a cup of sugar, so surprise them with a gift that keeps on giving long after the holidays!
Tea Forte Gourmet Package
Tea is the latest craze and this will gift will encourage some fun neighborly afternoon tea sessions!
Citrus Lane Gift Box
The best of both worlds – these boxes have a little something for mom and child!
Minted.com Play Date Cards
Never miss a play date opportunity with these adorable custom calling cards that conveniently have all of your and your child's contact information!
Santa will take care of the big toys, so opt for a gift that makes them feel special every time they see it!
Custom Word/Name Crazy Straws
These fun straws will make drinking all their healthy juices fun! Customize any straw with up to five letters! And for less than $3, you can't beat the price!