18 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy (That Make Great Gifts)

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This, our weekly dive into the depths of the internet for the best things on sale, yielded a Rag & Bone snood and a $27 backpack.

A handsome, zippable Rag & Bone snood (for layering under a jacket) that they would never get themselves.
Original Price: $175

Update: This sold out! Here’s an on-sale Rag & Bone scarf that’s equally cozy-seeming.

A cheerful change purse from Elizabeth and James; good for a teen.
Original Price: $85

Update: This sold out! Here’s an equally teen-appropriate, under-$50 pouch from Kate Spade.

Some non-boring (and flattering) leggings from Monrow.
Original Price: $146

A sexy gift. (There’s a matching pair of briefs, too.)
Original Price: $69

A Poler backpack that’s good for weekend trips away. (And that’s insanely affordable; it’s also on sale in white and green.)
Original Price: $85

Update: This sold out in navy and green! But it’s still available (and on sale) in white.

This cozy, bouclé sweater-slash-coat will get you through the winter. Original Price: $99

An $8 hair clip is a no-brainer for a stocking stuffer.
Original Price: $28

Also in the stocking-stuffer department: A hot dog–shaped key chain from cultish Brit designer Henry Holland.
Original Price: $72

Some retro-looking elbow-length gloves from Portolano, made out of a wool-cashmere blend.
Original Price: $85

For the tea freak. (Or instant coffee afficianado.)
Original Price: $40

An simple, oversized women’s watch from The Horse. (Here’s our favorite minimalist men’s watch.)
Original Price: $119

An Umbrian facial cleanser made from “proprietary truffle extracts.”
Original Price: $23

A funky, Southwesterny yoga mat. (For more yoga mat–spiration, click here.)
Original Price: $122

A box of three festive socks (for men) from California basics line Richer Poorer.
Original Price: $32

Women’s Adidas Superstars in a very sleek shade of “granite.” (There are only a few sizes left, so here are some other similar gray ones.)
Original Price: $90

A rose-studded cuff from Marc Jacobs.
Original Price: $150

A most perfect slouchy gray coat from Gant.
Original Price: $525

Aerin Lauder (yes, the beauty titan) branched out into non-beauty products last year. This luxurious coverlet was made in Italy from Belgian cotton. Original Price: $600

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18 Things on Sale (That Make Great Gifts)