Just In Case You Forgot—18 Last-Minute Gift Ideas You Can Buy on Amazon Prime
After patting yourself on the back for picking out the perfect gift for Mom, Dad, your spouse, and children, you realize you’ve forgotten a few people. Uh-oh. Before you start to panic and head to the local grocery store to pick up some yawn-inducing bath set or ho-hum Christmas candy, we’ve got a better last-minute gift solution for all you procrastinators: Amazon Prime.
When there isn't much time and you still have people on your holiday list to check off, allow Amazon Prime to be your last-minute Christmas miracle. With Prime, you can get the perfect gift delivered to your front door in two days—for free. Unlike retail stores that are restricted to shelf space, this massive online retailer has a vast selection of gift ideas for all the people on your holiday shortlist. Yes, even for your hard-to-buy-for mother-in-law or the friend who swears she doesn’t want anything. From beauty essentials to no-fail gardening gifts, your loved ones will think you spent all year planning for this moment. And the best part about Prime shopping is that you can fill your cart with a few things for yourself along the way. Hey, it’s been a long year—you deserve a little something special, too! Here’s a list of our favorite last-minute picks. Don’t worry, we’ve already checked it twice.
Vinyl Turntable Record Player
If the vinyl lover in your life wants a new record player, look no further than this for the ultimate listening experience.
BUY IT: Fluance High Fidelity Vinyl Turntable Record Player; $249.99; amazon.com
White Tea Candle
On those cold winter nights, she'll be grateful to have this beautiful scented votive to keep warm. This candle is mixed with sweet white tea, grapefruit, pineapple, and peach.
BUY IT: Scented White Tea Large Tin Candle; $18.99; amazon.com
Wireless Karaoke Microphone
This wireless karaoke mic makes it easy to sing and party on the go, and we love the beautiful rose gold color. It's also available in gold.
BUY IT: Wireless Karaoke Microphone (Rose Gold); $37.99; amazon.com
'Southern Living Annual Recipes' Cookbook
You can never go wrong with a cookbook, especially one filled with a year's worth of Southern-inspired recipes.
BUY IT: Southern Living Annual Recipes; $22.48; amazon.com
Burt's Bees Beauty Gift Set
As they unwrap this five-piece gift set, your friends and family will know they're getting the best nature has to offer. From lips and tips to hands and feet, Burt's Bees has their pampering session covered.
BUY IT: Burt's Bees Essential Everyday Beauty Gift Set; $9.88; amazon.com
Breakfast Sandwich Maker
Help make their mornings easier by gifting them this affordable sandwich maker. Available in red, black, silver, and gray. Bacon and egg croissant not included.
BUY IT: Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker; $23.85; amazon.com
Nature’s Blossom Fruit-Growing Kit
For the budding fruit farmer in your life. This kit contains planting pots, potting soil, and four different types of fruit-bearing seedlings, including raspberries, goji berry, blackberries, and blueberries.
BUY IT: Nature’s Blossom Fruit Growing Kit; $24.99; amazon.com
The Balm Squad Set
Featuring lip balm flavors such as natural mint, vanilla mint, mango and mandarin, and shea butter, The Balm Squad Set is a crowd-pleaser and classic stocking-stuffer for the guys on your list.
BUY IT: The Balm Squad Set; $25.00; amazon.com
12-Piece Garden Tool Kit
This is the perfect garden set for outdoor enthusiasts. With the right tools, apron, and accessories, he or she will be well on their way to creating their very own backyard oasis.
BUY IT: 12-Piece Aluminum Hand Tool Garden Kit; $30.88; amazon.com
This gift will be like music to their ears—literally. Not to mention, this lightweight headset is perfect for blasting Christmas tunes.
BUY IT: Headphones with Microphone and Volume Control; $21.99; amazon.com
'Designing Women' DVD
Plaid Chunky Scarf
Super soft and stylish, this woven knit scarf drapes with ease. It's also large enough to double as a shawl or blanket, making it the perfect winter accessory.
BUY IT: Women's Plaid Chunky Scarf; $17.59; amazon.com
Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket
Cute Cat Socks
If there are any cat lovers on your list, they'll love these cute and cozy kitty socks.
BUY IT: Cat Socks; $14.99; amazon.com
Rotating Galaxy Lamp
Of course, we couldn't forget about the tiny tots in your life. This rotating lamp displays the moon and the stars, which will allow your little ones to drift off to sleep easier.
BUY IT: Rotating Moon Sky Projection LED Table Lamp; $21.99; amazon.com
Crossweave Fire Pit with Spark Screen
This portable wood burning fire pit can be placed on the porch, patio, or backyard.
BUY IT: Sunnydaze Large Bronze Crossweave Fire Pit with Spark Screen; $159.95; amazon.com
80-Piece Mega Bloks
Playtime will get a lot more exciting with this 80-piece collection. Toddlers will love building their favorite animals and structures using these big blocks.
BUY IT: Mega Bloks 80-Piece Building Bag; $14.19; amazon.com