50 Hottest Holiday Gift Ideas from JCPenney

The season's hottest gift ideas from JCPenney are so good, you'll probably want them for yourself too once you've crossed everyone else off your list.

Happiness sounds like really good music

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Science has proven that music makes us happy, so why not give the gift of happiness, er, music. The Crosley Cruiser Deluxe Portable Turntable is exactly what it sounds like, but comes in a super cool travel case that is available in a variety of colors from simple and subdued to bright, DJ-worthy bubblegum pink. Did we mention it's Wi-Fi-ready, too? Get the party started with this perfect dance floor playlist.

To match the most effervescent personality on your list

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Nothing says "I love your bubbly personality" quite like the gift of a home soda maker. The SodaStream Source Soda Maker is small enough to fit on just about any kitchen counter, and it easily carbonates everything from water to wine, juice to tea, and everything in between. (Heck, you can even carbonate pickle juice for super trendy cocktails). But sure, you can make regular sodas too.


Put a bow on her head because she's your gift

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If you're looking for a seriously trendy present for the little girl in your life, these JOJO Siwa Fashion Headphones are sure to please as one of the quirkiest-yet-most-useful gift ideas out there. She can plug into her learning apps, school work, or just about anything else in total style.

Something warm

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Just about everyone can use a warm hat for the cold winter months, and this Keds Beanie features the latest fashion craze—pom poms. It also comes in a variety of seasonally appropriate colors so every coat can be matched with ease. (And forget what you've heard: Hats really are important for preventing cold and flu.)

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Can you even wrap your head around this?

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Every home chef is obsessing over spiralized veggies lately, especially those cooking for family members with specific dietary needs like low-carb, low-glycemic index, vegan, and Paleo diet-friendly. The Bella Spiral Slicer turns mundane fruits and veggies into gorgeous, Instagram-ready ribbons that are ready to be eaten raw, cooked, doused in sauces, or just about any other way.


This is what joy smells like to him

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If he's into luxurious scents, consider this Prada Luna Rossa Sport Gift Set his version of aromatherapy. He'll enjoy the notes of ginger essential oils, tonka beans, and lavender as he floats through the holiday season.

For the french fry fanatic

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What's more exciting than a hot plate of french fries? Not having to leave home to get them, which is exactly why the T-Fal Easy Pro Deep Fryer is a guaranteed win. Plus, these favorite state fair foods will be available in your kitchen 24/7.

Add some Luke to his life

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Star Wars-themed gifts are perennial favorites, which is exactly why the Uncle Milton Star Wars Science–Death Star Electronics Lab is one of the coolest gift ideas this holiday season. Kids will connect real electric circuits and experiment with lasers, keeping the desire to learn as bright as the desire to receive gifts this holiday season.

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Something for the hostess with the most-est

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Plush towels are the ideal gift for your holiday meal hosts this year because they're always needed, genuinely appreciated, and if you're lucky, you might even get to use them. This Liz Claiborne Superb Microcotton 6-Piece Towel Set is enough to fluff up their linen closet and make you look like a superhero of practical gifts. This is how often you should be washing towels, by the way.


The toddler in your life will cry with happiness over this

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Almost every toddler out there will drool like a real-life puppy over Paw Patrol-themed gifts, making this Delta Children's Products Paw Patrol Double-Sided Activity Easel a guaranteed home run for the little ones in your life. (And if you have a real pup, you'll definitely appreciate these dog cartoons.)

Score one for the sports fan

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This Coleman Cooler Quad Chair is the ultimate gift for sports and outdoors enthusiasts. They can easily tote it to sporting events, fishing trips, or use it to read a great book in the park. Check out these good books you can read in a day.

For overwhelmed new parents

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You can save new parents the agony of finding the perfect car seat because the Graco 4Ever Extend2Fit Convertible Car Seat is the seat that baby will be able to use comfortably from birth to age 10, and each stage follows our super important car seat rules for every age and stage. It transforms from a rear-facing car seat for babies as little as four pounds all the way to a forward-facing seat for more mature grade school age students up to 120 pounds. Pretty impressive, right?

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For the always cold person in your life

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We all have someone in our lives who's constantly asking to turn up the heat or turn off the A/C, and that's exactly who should receive this modern Lasko Bladeless Heater with Remote Control. It's also great for office spaces, Dad's garage workshop, and chilly sunrooms on particularly cold days.

The natural beauty in your life will love this

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The Farmacy Skin Savior Kit is a great holiday gift item for the skin-care pro in your world. These are the skin-care rules dermatologists follow themselves.

If she can put down the Youtube for a minute...

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Your tween or teen doesn't need to stare blankly at a screen watching hours of other little kids making their own little lip balms—the Num Noms Lip Gloss Truck is a thousand times more adorable than any video. It's hands-on, and it gives her all the lip balms she could ever want IRL (that's "in real life" if you're not down with social media slang).

For the fitness buff

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The Rbx Unisex Black Strap Watch is great for the walker, runner, or want-to-be-fitter person on your list. Sure, it tells time, but it's also a sensitive pedometer, features Bluetooth connectivity, and sleek styling. It's a great gift for anyone trying to use walking for weight loss.

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For the sandwich lover

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Did you know that the best panini-style sandwiches actually come out of George Foreman grills, and they're actually healthier? We don't have a scientific study to back that up, but you'll have to believe our anecdotal evidence and give it a try for yourself on the George Foreman Evolve Grilling System. The removable plates are wipe-able and dishwasher safe, making cleanup a cinch.

For the rugged adventurer

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The Kent 700c Men's GMC Denali Flat Bar Road Bike is perfect for weekend adventures, work commutes, and sightseeing. It features easy handling and masculine lines. Imagine how happy the man on your list will be to see this giant JCPenney box come in the mail? These are the most bike-friendly cities in every state.

Stocking stuffers for curly girls

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Curly girls will tell you they swear by hair oils to keep their tresses frizz-free and healthy, which is why Keune Care Satin Oil Treatment will be the best stocking stuffer ever. And these curly hair styling tips could just change her life.

A spot of tea for your proper friend

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The Krups Personal Tea Kettle is easy to use, easy to store, and makes the best healthy teas available quickly. Just think of all the health benefits of green tea and other varieties they'll be able to take advantage of!

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For the budding architect
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The Little Tikes Building Blocks help teach colors, sorting, and matching to the youngest minds, while encouraging real design skills for kindergartners and older builders.

Something warm to sip for the on-the-go worker bee

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Whether the people on your list are making their own coffee before work each day or bringing secret-recipe hot chocolate to the big game, the Stanley Classic 16 Ounce Hammertone One Hand Vacuum Mug is a great gift idea for the on-the-go-type who loves a toasty beverage.

If they build it, you will come

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...to the conclusion that the Black & Decker 20-Volt MAX Lithium Drill and Project Kit was the best gift ever. Imagine all the handiwork that'll get done in the family after you gift this handyman's dream? Priceless.

Just add food

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Nothing will excite the foodie in your life more than a brand-new set of nonstick cookware, and the Calphalon Classic 10-Piece Hard-Anodized Nonstick Cookware Set will be enough to keep them cooking all the good stuff for months to come. We suggest throwing in our list of 35 absolutely essential recipes.


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Sparkles never hurt

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A tube of Urban Decay Heavy Metal Glitter Liner is holiday time-perfect and lots of sparkly fun for the makeup lover in your life.

For the glam girl

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Does she love a dose of daily glam? Good, because the Giorgio Armani Beauty Si Eau De Parfum Beauty Gift Set is just that. It includes Sí, an ultra-feminine fragrance with notes of airy florals and black currant, plus the brand's iconic Lip Maestro stain for lasting lip color.

For the tiny apartment dweller

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There's no space for giant, bulky appliances, so something that'll help free up real estate will be a welcome gift to the apartment dweller on your list. The Bissell Featherweight Stick Vacuum Cleaner takes up barely any room in a closet, and that's the gift that will keep on giving. Plus, it's a totally affordable item that'll make a big impact.

The skin-care aficionado in your life needs this set

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Go for the Korres Wild Rose Vitamin C Petal Peel kit. Vitamin C is great for a variety of skin types, and can even help improve acne scars.

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Cozy blankets for cold days

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Is there anything better than snuggling up to a warm blanket? Only one thing—snuggling up to a warm blanket that's also beautiful and on trend. The Royal Velvet Ultimate Plush Blanket looks great as a throw, on a bed, or wrapped around a loved one as a cuddle cape.

Let him know he's a winner
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The Paco Rabanne Invictus comes in a bottle that looks like a trophy, so he'll really get the point. Here are more guy's grooming products that should be in every man's arsenal.

A dose of vintage fun

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This hand-held Pacman game is the affordable JCPenney answer to nostalgia, and your way of introducing new generations to the classics. And lucky for your giftee, there are surprising health benefits to playing video games.

For the one with the rainbow hair

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The rainbow unicorn trend really took off this year, and even made its way to hair. Give a Klorane Color-Intense Ritual Kit to the one dye-ing to follow all the latest hair trends.

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An easier way to feel safe

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The Ring Video Doorbell 2 gives homeowners a peek at who is on the other side of their door without opening, peering through a window, or tip-toeing around. You can access footage directly from your phone, so you'll quickly know if it's worth getting off the sofa.

Adorable drinkware that won't get lost

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Just about every kid brings their own drinking cup or water bottle to school now, but in a sea of plain blue, red, white, pink, and grey cups, the Tervis 16 Ounce Goldfish Insulated Tumbler really stands out. It keeps cold drinks cold, and hot drinks hot—and it's just really cute.

Truly luxurious facial oil
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Facial oils are still one of the biggest trends in the beauty world, thanks to their super-hydrating properties and absorbability. Biossance Squalane + Vitamin C Rose Oil is sure to please those with dry, dull, or aging skin.


An exciting look from above

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You'll be the favorite family member this year if you give a Swift Stream Z-9 Camera Drone. It easily captures video of just about anything from above while being super fun to operate.

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Classic white kicks

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These Keds Kickstart Leather Sneakers go with just about everything and are timeless.

Games galore

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An Xbox One S 500GB White Console Special Edition will be a guaranteed smash hit with the gamer in your life. Everything is right about the combination of Xbox and the words "special edition."

Punny holiday decor

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Is there anything cuter than this Chillin with my Gnomies throw pillow? We can't think of anything. Adding pillows is just one of many budget-friendly decorators' tricks for making a home look expensive.

A perfect gift for wine o'clock

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A Mixit Wine Bottle Glass is a hysterically funny gift that'll be great for parties, large family gatherings, and photo ops. Some wines are even considered healthy if you're looking to justify this gag gift.

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Easy, effortless meals

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Every home needs a Crock-Pot Slow Cooker because nobody has time to toil for hours in the kitchen. Slow cookers make mouthwatering meals in the time it takes for you to load the ingredients, set the temperature, and run all your errands for the day or go to work. It's a perfect gift for a busy parent, professional, or student. Oh, and if you've never tried slow cooker lasagna, you need to.

Fido, the unicorn

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We're not kidding—there's a Unicorn Pet One Piece Pajama, and it's the sweetest thing you'll see today. Better yet, there's a human version to match. Totally non-mythical, we promise!

Classic trucks create forever memories

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The same trucks and tractors you played with as a kid are available in fresh, modern forms now. Giving your little one a Tonka Classic Steel Front Tractor is an exciting throwback you can both be happy about.


Beautiful scented candles

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These Mixit Scented Jar Candles look a lot more expensive than they actually are, and offer all the wonderful benefits of aromatherapy.

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A hotel-worthy robe

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If the person on your list can't always hit up a hotel vacation, bring the hotel spa feeling to their home with a Stafford Waffle Robe.

The warmest house moccasins

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There simply can't be complaints of cold feet with a plush pair of Rockport Suede Moccasins. They'll stand up to lounging around on the chilliest winter nights.

Lariat-style jewelry

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This statement necklace goes with just about everything but looks different from typical necklaces in so many ways. She'll love it with everything from a little black dress to jeans and a tee. These jewelry stylists have the perfect tips for how to accessorize.

There will be no masking her delight

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The Fresh Picture Perfect Mask Set is a beauty lover's dream come true with sulfate-free formulas and an unbeatable value.

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Blown out hair, don't care

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A Revlon 1875W Tourmaline Ionic Silver Hair Dryer is a great gift for the frequent salon-goer to make the big switch to doing their own hair. It has two heat settings and two speeds, as well as a cold shot button and a diffuser attachment. It's also worth studying this guide to making your blowout last up to 5 days.

A portable party

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Play holiday tunes, dance music, or just about anything else on this easy-peasy Altec Lansing Waterproof The Jacket H20 Floating Portable Speaker. Send tunes from your phone directly to the speaker using Bluetooth. Don't worry if it gets rained on or topples into the pool—it's meant to be both waterproof and float-friendly. That means it's also the most kid-proof addition to this gift guide, which is great.

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