Claudia Fisher, Real Simple Deputy Editor

Claudia Fisher

Claudia Fisher is a freelance lifestyle and travel editor. Aside from writing and editing, she spends her days telling people about her cat's best features and playing out improbable storylines in her head. Follow her on Instagram @seafishy.

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Stumped on coming up with the best gift ideas for women who have everything? With birthdays, anniversaries, Christmas and the holidays, and other celebrations always on the horizon, we’re here to help you find the best gifts for women in 2021.
Whether you’re looking for something small or big for your father or husband for his birthday, Father's Day, or another occasion, we’ve got you covered with these awesome gifts for men.
Show up with one of these gifts and you’re sure to be invited back.
Finding the best gift for your girlfriend can be super daunting. Whether you’ve been together for one month or many years, girlfriends have different expectations depending on how old you both are, how long you’ve been together, what the occasion is—maybe it’s your first Christmas together or a milestone birthday—and many other, sometimes unpredictable, factors. To get a good gift for your girlfriend, you definitely want to strike a balance between thoughtful and unique, but not too unique she won’t use whatever the present is. Make sure you’re thinking more from her viewpoint than your own (maybe let’s skip the football tickets this year), and try to remember details of the relationship or special memories when brainstorming because she’ll definitely appreciate the sentiment. A thoughtful touch or gesture will rarely go unnoticed by girlfriends, who likely are racking their own minds for the perfect gifts for their boyfriends as we speak. To help you get on the fast track toward locating the best present for your special lady, we’ve rounded up 25 great gift ideas for girlfriends, from cute gifts and sentimental tokens to unique gestures and unexpected necessities. Help us help you by reading through our list below of the best gifts for girlfriends in 2019, no matter if you’re shopping for a birthday, life milestone, Christmas gift, stocking stuffers, any another holiday you celebrate, or just to say “I love you.” RELATED: How to Wrap a Present
Ah, Valentine’s Day—a celebration of love, affection, and appreciation... and Valentine’s Day gifts, of course. Whether you plan to enjoy a romantic dinner for two or a cozy night at home, it’s always nice to spend quality time with your partner and create lasting memories. And if you’re looking to spoil your sweetheart this Feb. 14, we’ve got you covered with some great Valentine gifts for him (plus plenty of Valentine’s Day ideas for her, of course). Real Simple’s editors have searched high and low for the best gift ideas for men (whether he’s your boyfriend, husband, partner, or beau) that are functional, luxurious, and personal, and the list we’ve created truly has it all. Find the greatest gifts for any type of man—from the snazzy dresser or frequent traveler to the beer connoisseur. Whether he’s an astute businessman who spends most of his days brokering deals in the office, an enthusiastic foodie with an insatiable appetite (no pun intended) for the coolest new snack crazes, a trend-driven designer with a penchant for home decor, or a kid at heart, these choices are certain to satisfy even the most particular man. Looking for a gift that serves a dual purpose? Perhaps a new smart home device will strike your boyfriend’s fancy. Is your husband a golfer? Let him practice his swing with an indoor putting green. Does your partner love to prepare home-cooked meals? Add a brand new Shun knife to his kitchenware collection. Elevate your man’s sock and underwear drawer with some high-quality items—it may not seem like a super-fun gift, but trust us: He’ll be thanking you for the upgrade. And, for those men in your life who are a bit more traditional, we’ve rounded up some classics: a whimsical tie with a modern twist, a luxe shaving kit, and a practical-but-stylish cooler. So, go ahead and peruse our handpicked list of Valentine’s Day gifts for him to spark some cute ideas for every personality type. Shopping for your Valentine has never been this easy—this year, it might be even easier than picking Valentine’s Day gifts for kids or Valentine card ideas. RELATED:35 Unique Gift Ideas for Women Who Have Everything
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Whether you have a brother or a brother-in-law, we’ve found the year’s best gifts for brothers with a range of interests.
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Thanksgiving 2020 arrives in November, and we’ve got answers to all your pressing Thanksgiving questions—and maybe some fun facts you never knew.
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You can carefully craft the perfect skincare routine, but if you're making one of these five mistakes, all your efforts might be in vain.
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Compared to other moisturizers, lotion (even gobs of it) doesn’t guarantee hydrated skin—here’s why (and what to use instead), according to derms.
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