Gift Ideas! Last-Minute Christmas Shopping Inspiration

Need a little Christmas shopping inspiration? “Extra” has a quick guide for everyone in your life!


For the Movie Lover: Everyone loves a cozy night in with a movie. Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has you covered with classic films like “Elf” (available on digital and DVD), “A Christmas Story,” “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation,” and “The Polar Express” which are available on DVD and Blu-ray. There is something for everyone with blockbuster hits like “Crazy Rich Asians” and family-friendly fare like “Teen Titans Go! to the Movies” and “Smallfoot.”


For Her: Who doesn’t love coming home to a box filled with goodies? Box of Style will delight any of your stylish friends. The luxury subscription experience by Rachel Zoe delivers the season’s most coveted finds along with styling tips for each item and exclusive offers from the featured brands. Voted among the Top 10 subscription box services, each edition is valued at over $400. Members pay $99.99 quarterly and boxes ship in early March, June, September, and December.


For Him: Give the guys in your life the feeling of cozy, warm toes with Staheekum’s genuine shearling slippers that don’t compromise quality and are also budget-friendly. For the classy gentleman, don’t skimp on the quality of home décor accessories like bedding, bath towels, and robes with his favorite Lacoste crocodile accent.


For the Kids: Cubcoats are the perfect wearable and playable friend for kids: a soft, hooded sweatshirt that transforms into a stuffed animal! Cubcoats are patented, soft, plush toys that unzip into high-quality, warm hoodies designed to keep kids snuggly and entertained on every adventure. All characters (think Disney, Marvel, etc.) retail for $50 and signature Cubcoats retail for $45.


For the Adventure Lover: Music, comedy and fine dining in paradise? Check! On February 15 and 16, 2019, KAABOO Cayman will host its inaugural event with music and comedy acts that includes the Chainsmokers, Duran Duran, Zedd and Jason Derulo, plus comedians Wanda Sykes, David Spade, Jenny Slate, Darrell Hammond and many more. Foodies will love the featured chefs like Michael Mina (Mina Group, International Smoke, Cal Mare), Richard Blais (Bravo’s “Top Chef” and San Diego-based Juniper & Ivy) and others. The entire two-day experience will be held overlooking the world-famous Seven Mile Beach in Grand Cayman. Passes range from $400 (General Admission) to $17,000 (VIP). Information and passes are available at


Stocking Stuffers: Add a few stocking-stuffer items from The Dreslyn or a gift for yourself. The Los Angeles-based online specialty store of thoughtfully selected and timeless designer apparel, accessories, bags, shoes, home goods, and cosmetics. There’s the holiday entertaining edit, which includes minimalist serving pieces, linens, and objects that add style and impact to the table; and the beauty edit, including the best serums, supplements, cleansers, and cosmetics to maintain a hydrated, dewy glow in the height of winter, highlighting products that repair and restore both inside and out.