Best Bet: ‘Bien Fait’ Bandana

The perfect last-minute gift for your design-obsessed friend, this pretty bandana is chic while still playful. The cool font and classic black-and-white palette push this cotton scarf into more sophisticated territory, and will add just the right je ne sais quoi to any look, whether tied around her neck or fastened to an everyday tote.

Madewell Bien Fait Bandana, $16.50 at Madewell.