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The Complete 2021 Chris Loves Julia Holiday Gift Guide

November 6, 2021  —  Written by Julia Marcum 

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Happy Holidays!  I’m sure you’ve heard, or maybe have even experienced, lead times and shipping times are all experiencing major delays and it’s extended to every industry. To help us stay on top of our holiday shopping, and you too!, we’ve released all of our gift guides for the holiday season! Each guide is thoughtfully curated and annotated to help you find the best and most thoughtful gift for all the people in your life.

2021 Chris Loves Julia Holiday Gift Guide

Gift Guide for Him

Gift Guide for Her

Gifts for Baby 

• Gifts for Kids

Gifts for Teens & Tweens

Gifts for your Parents & In Laws

Gifts for Families

Gifts for the Home

The Best Board Games to Gift and Play at the Holidays

Coffee Table Books To Gift

Stocking Stuffers 

Experiences to Gift 


Still want more ideas?  We have updated every link from the CLJ 2020 Holiday Gift Guide and the ideas are still really good. 

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  1. Sadie Young says:

    I love this gift wrap! Where is it from?

  2. Angela says:

    I love your gift guides and this year I think I’ve gotten something from each one! Such a great range of ideas and you cover everything. Great job and thank you!

  3. Lisa says:

    Really love these gift guides! You have a great range of product ideas! Thank you :)

  4. Heather says:

    Hopeful to get some ideas to finish off my shopping! Do you happen to have a code for Blanquil Blankets?

  5. Mandee McEvoy says:

    Cant wait! Always such fun ideas. Appreciate all the time your team puts into these!

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