It’s still the holiday season, and so I’m continuing with my holiday-themed round ups until the New Year! This week, I’ve curated some last-minute, quick and easy tips for where to shop when you’re pressed for time, what to make when you don’t want to shop for gifts, and how to quickly yet elegantly wrap those gifts!

Ready? Here we go!

Quick and Easy Gift Wrapping Ideas

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Last Minute Online Shopping

Chicify  – Be sure to check out their Holiday Looks slideshow as you enter the site. Great suggestions for Christmas day dresses! You can also give Chicify GCs.

Zalora  (Remember to use by discount code when you shop)

Catalogue63  – Best place for basics that are chic and would delight any lady friend or loved one! (Check out their gift suggestions for under Php700!)

Glamourbox – Avoid the crowds at the beauty stores and get gifts for your loved ones from Glamourbox’s carefully curated boutique of cosmetics, fragrances and more. (I suggest gifting someone with a Glamourbox subscription!)