So, you blinked and we're more than halfway through December —and you still have holiday shopping to do. No need to panic just yet, though! There's still time to finish checking off your list.
Last-minute presents don't have to feel any less thoughtful than a personalized gift or something that Oprah herself would have picked out. Shop TODAY editorial director Adrianna Brach stopped by TODAY to share a few gifts for last-minute shoppers that can ship in as little as two days with an Amazon Prime membership. Don't have Amazon Prime? You can always sign up for a free trial in order to take advantage of the speedy shipping option.
Whether you're looking for something cozy for the person who's always cold or checking off that last stocking stuffer, Brach has something for everyone on your list. Just don't wait too long to shop — you'll want to order these picks today if you want them to arrive at your door in time.
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At first glance, this high-quality, fleece-lined jacket and vest might look like any ordinary outerwear — but they’ve actually got built-in carbon fiber heating elements that generate heat across core body areas to keep you warm. Wearers can choose from three heat settings with the touch of a button, and it stays warm up to 10 hours, according to the brand. Plus, you can even plug a charging cable into the built-in USB port and charge your phone and other devices on-the-go. Did we mention that these are machine washable, too?
For the man in your life, try the heated vest version. You'll keep him feeling warm and looking stylish — talk about a win-win!
Brach calls cozy socks like these a "genius" gift that she personally loves to receive. These from Barefoot Dreams are as chic, soft and comfy as it gets, and are perfect when paired with leggings around the house or peeking out of a pair of boots.
Editor’s note: Our pick is sold out, but we found another similar option below that’ll arrive just in time for Christmas.
Ultra plush and made with 100% polyester microfiber, these socks have all the makings to become your go-to lounging accessory.
Saying goodbye to your beloved makeup brushes can be hard, but it’s important to toss old brushes for sanitary reasons. This $15 makeup brush set comes with 18 brushes that will help you complete everything from your foundation to your finishing touches. Brach loves that it even has its own case for storage, adding to the set’s already great value.
Need another stocking stuffer? This small but mighty speaker is a great candidate. The brand says it's magnetic and waterproof, and the LED lights change color and last for a few hours on a single charge. Brach says it's great for hanging in the shower, bringing on camping trips, traveling and more.
This neck light is perfect for nights when you want to stay up reading, but don’t want to disturb your partner. According to the brand, it has three light modes that allow you to control the brightness level. Brach thinks it's great not only for reading at night, but also tackling projects in low light, going for walks at dawn or dusk and more.
Editor’s note: The Glocusent LED Neck Reading Light is expected to arrive after Christmas, but we found another similar option below that'll arrive just in time.
With over 16,000 ratings on Amazon, this neck reading light is customer-loved. It comes in a few colors, including black, blue and pink — all of which are eligible for Prime two-day shipping to arrive in time for Christmas.
Over a million of these viral shape shifting boxes have been sold, according to the brand. Unlike other puzzle box toys, this award-winning sensory box features 36 rare earth magnets for an innovative design that transforms into over 70 shapes. Brach says it's a great gift for all ages to challenge your mind and keep occupied.
Last-minute gifts for him
This classic beanie made its debut in 1987 — and it remains a popular accessory today. Brach says the quality is exactly what you’d expect from Carhartt, as it is “durable, warm and built to last.” Plus, it makes a great pick for him and her.
Any grill master in your life will appreciate this trio of high-quality, bestselling sauces under the tree or in their stocking. These organic sauces are made with real ingredients — sans added sugars or corn syrup — without compromising on flavor.
This slim, bestselling wallet boasts RFID-blocking capabilities, 11 card pockets and a money clip that will enable him to keep a few bills on hand. It comes in over a dozen different colors to suit his style, including black, blue metal and carbon, among others.
A Bluetooth speaker will never go unused. Whether it's for winter parties or summer beach trips, this portable gadget from Bose will provide up to six hours of crisp playback on a single charge.
This kitchen gadget made the rounds on TikTok this year, with the hashtag #bagelguillotine amassing more than 4.2 million views on the app. Not only will the recipient get a laugh out of this gift, but it's also practical.
Last-minute gifts for her
For the commuter or style guru on your list, this chic bag is a must-have. Not only does it look sleek in design, but it is outfitted with nine pockets that can hold everything from a laptop to your keys. Since it comes in over 34 different colors and designs, there’s bound to be a pick for him, her and everyone in between.
Know a beauty lover that is always on the go? While they may have a compact mirror stored in their handbag or glove compartment at all times, this portable lighted mirror is the upgrade they’ve been waiting for. It boasts three different light settings and a battery life that lasts up to three hours.
Need a gift for the new mom in your life? This dainty necklace is a sweet sentiment that they'll want to wear just about everywhere.
Need something for the person who could use some R&R? These shower steamers can offer them a little bit of aromatherapy while they are in the shower. They'll just need to toss one in the corner and let the steam do the work.
Clogs were a big trend in footwear this year, and this gift pick is the perfect way to bring the trend into the new year. From the fur lining to the orthotic footbed, these stylish shoes embody fashion and function — and just about anyone can rock them.
Sport spectators and couch dwellers alike will appreciate this unique hoodie-blanket combination. It's a one-size-fits-most kind of gift that will keep them toasty throughout the winter.
This 3-in-1 tool styles, adds volume and dries hair all at once — and one former Shop TODAY editor loves the results it delivered. It's like gifting them a blowout session, but they can do it all at home.
Jewelry might feel overdone, but everyone secretly appreciates a new pair of earrings. Pavoi's hoop earrings have been consistent bestsellers on Amazon and can polish off any outfit. Certain colors arrive in time for Christmas, so it's not too late to grab these for stocking stuffers.
Last-minute gifts for kids
Shopping for a curious kid? This kit is perfect for kiddos ages 5 to 8 and encourages them to engage with science concepts, screen-free. It includes a plastic terrarium jar, potting mix, chia and wheat grass seeds, glow-in-the-dark figurines and more that they can use to grow their terrariums twice.
This kit includes three dinosaur figures, a volcano figurine, wheatgrass seeds, a neon paint set and more essentials to create a prehistoric ecosystem. It is expected to arrive before Christmas if you order today.
Let them sing their hearts out with this fun karaoke system. It boasts Bluetooth connectivity but can also play tracks from CDs. Plus, the 54 disco lights that adorn the machine give off even more of a fun vibe that they'll be sure to love.
Designed by a 7-year-old, this card game is sure to be a hit with kids ages 7 and up. The brand says it only takes a few minutes to learn and up to four players can get in on the fun at once.
This marble run game puts STEM practices into play, with over 60 "challenges" included in the box. Since they'll be in charge of building and planning their own run, it allows them to tap into their inner engineer.
The Qai Qai doll is known as "Instagram's favorite doll," according to the brand, but she has more than 350k followers on Instagram. Inspired by the doll Serena Williams' daughter loves, Qai Qai has become a popular pick for gifting.
If Blue is a household name at this point, they'll love getting crafty with this building kit. The 181-piece set is a fun pick for kids ages 6 and up.
Last-minute gifts for everyone
The tech-obsessed person on your list likely leaves their house without their phone being fully charged. This tiny gadget can help them charge their battery up to 40% in as little as 30 minutes and can help them recharge their gadgets up to two times on a single charge.
Ready to spice up your holiday shopping list? If you're looking to turn up the heat this holiday season, you can't go wrong with this bestselling hot honey chili crunch from Momofuku. The brand encourages cooking with it and trying it as a sauce or topping on everything from ramen to burgers. Plus, it comes in additional flavors like black truffle and original chili crunch, which will also ship in time to gift for Christmas.
If they love to cook, garden or both, this indoor herb kit is sure to please. It includes seeds for Italian Large Leaf Basil, Coriander Cilantro, Peione Parsley, Broad Leaf Sage and Thyme, as well as five compostable pots, soil discs, plant markers and a 26-page growing guide.
The host or hostess on your list that is charcuterie obsessed will likely appreciate this complete set. The expandable board can hold meats and cheeses, has a storage area for the included cheese knives and also comes with ceramic bowls for nuts, berries and other treats on the board.
Sometimes the best gift is an act of service, like running an errand or helping to clean — but this gift will keep on giving. With the help of this robot vacuum, they can cross vacuuming off of their cleaning list, since it can be programmed to clean around the house all on its own.
Tech doesn't always have to be a huge splurge. This Fitbit can help the recipient track health metrics like hours of sleep, heart rate and more.
The retro camera truly is mini, which makes it a great pick for anyone that loves to travel. They can toss it right in their backpack and carry it along for all of their adventures, without it taking up too much space.
Wireless earbuds might be at the top of everyone’s list — and Brach found a top-rated option that costs less than $150. Some standout features include Active Noise Canceling, up to eight hours of charging time and touch control, which enables you to switch songs, take calls and more.
These wireless earbuds from JBL have more than 22,000 verified five-star ratings and are expected to arrive in time. They boast up to 32 hours of battery life on a single charge, come with three sizes of interchangeable ear tips for a better fit and are on sale right now.