Cupid's Pulse Article: Our 2014 Holiday Gift GuideCupid's Pulse Article: Our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

This post is sponsored by Signature Sole Socks, American Born Moonshine, Gaiam, Lovebook Online, LoveyourBling, Mënaji, Play From Scratch LLC, Pish Posh Baby, and Lulu DK. Note that all images were provided by publicists. 

By Emily Meyer

Is the holiday season sneaking up on you? Are you still unsure about what to get those special people in your life? Look no further! Here at, we know how stressful this time of year can be, and we’re here to help. For our 2014 holiday gift guide, our team found some amazing products to make everyone on your list happy. Take a look below for some of our favorite items:

Signature Sole Socks: If you’re searching for that must-have gift for a mom-to-be who needs to relax or a co-worker who always seems stressed out, we’ve got just the thing! Signature Sole Socks are cozy, warm, and fashionable. Not only can they be worn when lounging around the house, but they can also be worn with tall boots, short boots, and rain boots.

Signature Sole Socks are designed to fit everyone with sizes running from small to large for both males and females. These versatile socks come in a range of colors, including pink, orange, and even leopard and zebra print. Depending on the style, the socks will cost you between $25 and $35. You’ll be giving more than just one gift when you purchase a pair of Signature Sole Socks: A portion of each sale goes towards a sock donation to children in the hospital. This low-priced gift is sure to make everyone’s holiday season a lot more cozy!

Cupid's Pulse Article: Our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide
American Born Moonshine: Dixie, Original, and Apple Pie flavors.

American Born Moonshine: We know shopping for that special guy in your life can be nearly impossible. But fear no more, we have a gift that he’s sure to love! After all, what man doesn’t enjoy some good old-fashioned moonshine? Lucky for you, American Born Moonshine has released an Apple Pie flavor that is perfect for the holiday season. Even if American Born Moonshine isn’t available in your state quite yet, you can still order it by printing a form found on their website and taking it to your local liquor dealer.

Our favorite drink for the holiday season is the Ginger Snap, which is two ounces of American Born Moonshine in Apple Pie mixed with four ounces of ginger ale. It’s the perfect treat to warm you up after a chilly day spent playing in the snow with your loved ones! That special guy in your life will love adding this unique liquor to his bar selection.

Cupid's Pulse Article: Our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide
900 Calorie Burn DVD and the Petal Back Racer Tank from Gaiam.

Gaiam: Just in time for chilly days, Gaiam has released their latest DVDs and apparel line. With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it’s often hard to fit in a workout. Thanks to the 900 Calorie Burn DVD with Ashley Borden, exercising each day just got so much easier. With four 25-minute routines, there’s no excuse not to break a sweat!

If you’re looking for new workout gear, Gaiam’s clothes are not only comfortable but lightweight and warm too. Their apparel is breathable and quick-drying with the softest fabric possible, making these items perfect for your winter workout. The Curve Leggings hug your curves and follow every movement of your body — an ideal choice for your daily yoga session. The Petal Back Racer Tank is flattering and has also been designed to stay in place with every bend and stretch. Even better, both of these items are reasonably priced for under $100.

Cupid's Pulse Article: Our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide
LoveBook Online.

LoveBook Online: This unique, personalized gift is sure to please that special someone (or someones!) in your life. LoveBook Online is a website that lets you create a custom gift book that lists all of the reasons you love someone. They even print it, bind it, and ship it for you! Not only is this sweet book sincere and heartfelt, but it’s also super easy to make. There are a ton of fun pages with cute quotes like “I love cooking with you” or “I love going on adventures together.” They also have humorous stick-figure pictures to go with each phrase. You can include an unlimited number of pages in your hardcover or softcover book. This unique gift idea starts at just $34.95 and lasts a lifetime. Any hopeless romantic is sure to fall in love with this precious idea!

Cupid's Pulse Article: Our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide
LoveYourBling: Topaz Teardrop Briolette earrings and Filigree Dangle earrings in rose gold.

LoveYourBling: Still struggling to find a present for your boss? LoveYourBling, a California-based handcrafted jewelry company, has amazing items for both women and men. The company is a member of the Artisan Group, which is an organization that is on a mission to introduce Hollywood to the best handcrafted products.

Some of our favorite pieces of jewelry for the holiday season are the Topaz Teardrop Briolette earrings and the Filigree Dangle earrings in rose gold, which are both under $30. These earrings are dainty and feminine — a nice addition to any Christmas outfit. The site also features gorgeous cufflinks, a great gift for any man. These presents will impress your boss without breaking the bank.

For 20% off of anything at LoveYourBling, use the coupon code: CP2014. Happy shopping!

Cupid's Pulse Article: Our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide
Mënaji Clear Shave 3-in-1 Formula.

Mënaji: Mënaji, a skincare line for men, recently released new products to help your beau get ready for the day ahead. Their Clear Shave 3-in-1 Formula will let him shave anywhere, anytime, even without a sink. This product uses a revolutionary unique “dry shave” experience that allows him to get rid of his scruff in one simple step. The CAMO Stick Concealer helps to reduce dark circles and hide scars, bumps, and blemishes. With the holiday season here and so much traveling going on, they have a product to beat those jet-lagged eyes too. The 911 Eye Gel is perfect for any man struggling to look good during this busy time of year. These affordable products are sure to make that guy in your life feel like he can conquer the world!

Cupid's Pulse Article: Our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide
Play From Scratch, LLC: YOXO To Go and YOXObot Orig.

Play from Scratch, LLC: Play from Scratch, LLC is a great place to look for unique gifts for little ones. The toy company keeps even the most creative kids busy through imaginative toys and games made from sustainable materials. The YOXO To Go inspires children to build amazing 3D creations, while the YOXObot Orig comes with everything they need to build an 18-inch tall robot. These items, which have won numerous Creative Child Awards in 2014, will entertain any child age four and above.  

Cupid's Pulse Article: Our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide
Pish Posh Baby: BabyZen YoYo Stroller and the Blooming Baby Bath.

Pish Posh Baby: If you’re looking for something for new parents, Pish Posh Baby is your one-stop-shop for revolutionary baby and kid products. They offer items like the BabyZen YoYo stroller, which is incredibly compact, lightweight, and versatile. This fashionable stroller, which comes in a variety of color combinations, is perfect for everyday use and holiday traveling. Both new parents and their little ones won’t be able to resist this holiday gift!

Another great item is the Blooming Baby Bath, which is handmade from incredibly soft materials and hugs any child to create a safe bath time experience. This hassle-free product makes your kitchen sink an easy bathtub alternative. With the four bright colors to choose from, it will keep even the fussiest baby happy during bath time!

Cupid's Pulse Article: Our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide
Lulu DK Tattoos: Indigo and Desert Blue collections.

Lulu DK: We all have a friend who is a wild child at heart, loves being the center of attention, and can be a bit hard to shop for. Luckily, we have a gift that’s sure to impress her: Lulu DK tattoos.  They have two new gorgeous henna collections: Indigo and Desert Blue, both of which are Indian-inspired. They’re even more beautiful, detailed, and intricate than any of their other designs and make for a unique accessory at any holiday soiree.

GIVEAWAY ALERT: One lucky reader will get the chance to win many of the items listed above! The holiday gift guide bundle includes: a pair of Signature Sole Socks; a 900 Calorie Burn DVD from Gaiam; a promo code for LoveBook Online; a pair of Filigree Earrings in rose gold; Mënaji Clear Shave, CAMO Stick Concealer, and 911 Eye Gel; and a YOXO To Go and YOXObot Orig from Play From Scratch. Note that these items will be sent separately. To enter, head over to our Facebook page. Good luck, and happy holidays!

Giveaway is now closed. Thank you to all who participated!