20 Affordable Gifts for Readers

These novel products will delight all of the book-lovers and avid readers in your life. See more unique gifts for the book lovers on your list.

Should You Keep Generic Gifts on Hand for Unexpected Visitors?

Real Simple’s etiquette expert weighs in whether or not to keep generic gifts on hand.

Should I Reciprocate When Childless Friends Give Gifts to My Kids?

Real Simple’s etiquette expert weighs in on whether or not you always need to give a gift in return.

Do I Need to Give a Holiday Tip to My Hairdresser?

Where do you draw the line with gift-giving during the holidays? Real Simple’s etiquette expert weighs in.

10 Tasty Homemade Gifts

You don’t need an army of elves—or a sleigh full of money—to make these tasty offerings. Find recipes and ideas for tasty gifts you can whip up from the comfort of your kitchen.

Best Holiday Baking Recipes and Tips

Recipes for cookies, pies, tarts, and more…plus, how-to videos on creating the cutest, most beautiful bakery-worthy holiday cookies.

10 Gifts That Give Back

Unique ideas that also support worthy causes from our 2012 gift guide.

25 Unique Gifts for the Home

Some of these gifts may no longer be available. Check out our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide for other great gifts.

33 Creative, Inexpensive Stocking Stuffers

Find something for everyone on your list with fun and inexpensive ($20 and under) ideas from our holiday gift guide.

16 Holiday Gifts for Food-Lovers

Some of these picks are no longer available. Check out our 2013 Holiday Gift Guide for more unique gifts for foodies.

Festive Outfits for the Holiday Season

Does that invitation calling for “festive attire” have you puzzled? Any of these pieces will suit the bill for a variety of occasions during the holiday season.

20 Fun Gifts for Teens and Tweens

Some of these picks are no longer available. Check out our 2013 Holiday Gift Guide for more cool gifts for teenagers.