Shop cardigans, candles and more Free People holiday gifts of 2021

For the holidays, gifting something on-trend and cute can be an obstacle course of its own.

What do I get for the person who has everything?

What if someone else already bought fuzzy socks?

Note: You can never have too many fuzzy socks, or enough PJs and happiness-inducing odds and ends,

Enter Free People — the retail we can’t get enough of, from its denim jeans to feel-good mod jackets. Not to mention the brand makes phenomenal moto jackets, too.

And we totally suggest looking into the brand’s activewear line, FP Movement. Some of our favorite pieces also include the Pippa Packable Puffer, The Way Home Shorts and The Perfect Tee for basics you’ll want to live in.

But let’s talk holiday. Aside from its elevated catalog of looks, Free People has nearly 1,000 gifts (!!!) to start adding to your cart today, including oh-so-cozy loungewear, exercise-ready activewear and select items under $100 that’ll make your wallet so happy.

To bring you a personalized gift guide filled with an array of items you’ll go all heart-eyes-emoji for, check out the 50 best Free People holiday gifts to start shopping for now. Plus, it’s even better if you treat yourself to something good in the process.

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  • Best Free People Apparel
  • Best Free People Decor
  • Best Free People Books & Games
  • Best Free People Candles
  • Best Free People Cozy Gifts
  • Best Free People Jewelry
  • Best Free People Gift Bundles
  • Best Free People Apparel

    #1. FP Movement Hot Shot Onesie, $70

    This slouchy, relaxed-fit design is perfect for low-impact workout sessions, mothers-to-be or the weekend errand-runner who wants to be comfy.


    #2. FP Movement Hit The Slopes Printed Fleece Jacket, $168

    Hit The Slopes Printed Fleece Jacket

    As adored by Hailey Bieber, this fleece jacket comes in many colors and patterns, has enough breathable room for layering and is sure to be loved by any gift recipient.


    #3. Dolman Quilted Knit Jacket, $198

    Dolman Quilted Knit Jacket

    With subtle distressing and a super relaxed fit, this knit jacket is a hot take on your typical bubble-style puffer. And it looks great with a cozy hat and scarf.


    #4. Daydreamer Cardi, $168

    Daydreamer Cardi

    You can never have too many cardigans, TBH. Perfect for the WFH bestie in your life, the Daydreamer Cardi comes in various tones and is akin to wearing your fave blanket all day long.


    #5. Queen of Hearts Long Sleeve, $88

    Queen of Hearts Long Sleeve

    Unique and cozy, the Queen of Hearts Long Sleeve is the perfect throw-on with shorts, leggings or even pajama pants to sleep in. Plus, it’s a great less-than-$100 find.


    #6. Montana Cable Cardi, $148

    Montana Cable Cardi

    Rock this cool knit and tortoise shell-buttoned cardi. Though a splurge, it’ll be the trusty layering piece draped on your office chair and, truly, the gift that keeps on giving.


    #7. FP Movement High-Rise 7/8 Length Good Karma Leggings, $78

    High-Rise 7/8 Length Good Karma Leggings

    Available in too many colors to count, Free People’s High-Rise 7/8 Leggings are a perfect pair with the brand’s fleece jacket.


    #8. Home Alone Long Johns, $98

    Home Alone Long Johns

    As one of our favorite under $100 gifts, the Home Alone Long Johns are a winter staple that anyone would love to snuggle up in upon receiving.


    #9. Hailee Sweater Set, $128

    Hailee Sweater Set

    A luxe and comfy sweater set for less than $150? Yes, please! Free People is serving up looks with the Hailee Sweater Set, and we’re colored obsessed.


    #10. FP Movement Happiness Runs Crop, $30

    Happiness Runs Crop

    Offered in plenty of workout-ready colors, the Happiness Runs Crop is a great $30 find that’ll be worn and widely loved for yoga sessions, HIIT workouts and walks in the neighborhood.


    Best Free People Decor

    #1. Zodiac Ornament, $36

    Zodiac Ornament

    Perfect for the astrology lover in your life, the Zodiac Ornament is a chic decor piece that’ll break up the typical gold-and-white accented balls on the tree.


    #2. Hand-Blown Luster Pink Ornament Set, $40

    Hand-Blown Luster Pink Ornament Set

    Elle Woods called; she left her ornaments at Free People. How adorable is this 12-pack of Hand-Blown Luster Pink Ornaments? They’re a great gift for your bestie with one of our favorite mini artificial Christmas trees.


    #3. Starry String Lights, $24

    Starry String Lights

    String lights are a staple for anyone’s space, be it a dorm room, bedroom or cozy living room. For $24, you can’t go wrong with Free People’s Starry String Lights — a unique star-lit option compared to basic bulbs.


    #4. Upstate Handblown Glass Carafe, $178

    Upstate Handblown Glass Carafe

    As an artsy accent, this Upstate Handblown Glass Carafe is a splurge that’ll last for decades — and will garner compliments for just as long.


    #5. I Would Rather Knot Ukulele Hanger, $45

    I Would Rather Knot Ukulele Hanger

    Know a ukulele player? As one of the most thoughtful gifts Free People has to offer, this hanging medallion is especially great for instrumentalists living in small spaces.


    #6. Brass Candlestick Holder, $66

    Brass Candlestick Holder

    Taper candles are so in right now, and we love Free People’s Brass Candlestick Holders for an elegant touch to your holiday tablescape or for your loved one’s kitchen.


    #7. Out To Sea Painted Paddle, $250

    Out To Sea Painted Paddle

    Ideal for nautical lovers and ocean escapers, the Out To Sea Painted Paddle looks dynamite when hung on a wall — or even rested along a wall for a beautiful conversation piece.


    #8. Wool And The Gang Rain On Me Plant Pot Kit, $40

    Wool And The Gang Rain On Me Plant Pot Kit

    Upgrade your loved one’s plant game with this Plant Pot Kit. For $40, it instantly transforms a room from basic to elevated boho.


    #9. Ariana Ost Prism Crystal Lights, $120

    Ariana Ost Prism Crystal Lights

    We’re back to string lights with the Ariana Ost Prism Crystal Lights. With beautiful gemstones and a lantern-like body, these accents will make any room cozy and chic.


    #10. Unhide Lil’ Marsh Small Faux Fur Blanket, $65

    Unhide Lil' Marsh Small Faux Fur Blanket

    As one of Free People’s bestsellers, the Unhide Lil’ Marsh Small Faux Fur Blanket is great for the comfy guy or gal in your life. Plus, it comes in different color options to cater to your preference and decor.


    Best Free People Books and Games

    #1. The Beauty Chef Cookbook, $35

    The Beauty Chef Cookbook

    Filled with more than 150 dairy- and gluten-free recipes, The Beauty Chef Cookbook is a healthful gift that promotes healthy skin starting with optimum nutrition and effective digestion.


    #2. Elemental Power Tarot Cards, $19.99

    Elemental Power Tarot Cards

    Gift a box of tarot cards to your bestie who’s one with the universe this season. Plus, it’s a great coffee table keepsake.


    #3. Mocktail Party: 75 Plant-Based, Non-Alcoholic Mocktail Recipes For Every Occasion, $19.95

    Mocktail Party: 75 Plant-Based, Non-Alcoholic Mocktail Recipes For Every Occasion

    Not into alcohol as much but enjoy an aesthetically pleasing drink? The “Mocktail Party” hardcover is perfect, as it includes a variety of options to entertain like a pro.


    #4. Indukala Tabletop Cornhole Set, $45

    Indukala Tabletop Cornhole Set

    We haven’t met anyone who doesn’t like cornhole, and this beautiful purple and wooden set is a less-than-$50 gift idea that’ll be the centerpiece of your next BFF game night.


    #5. She Explores, $24.95

    She Explores

    Ideal for the traveler, the “She Explores” book highlights stories of adventure-filled wanderlust seekers in a variety of locations to inspire your next flight or road trip.


    #6. Rainbow Sphere Puzzle, $82

    Rainbow Sphere Puzzle

    A sphere-shaped puzzle? We’re here for it, and your gift recipient will love piecing it together for a unique activity and home accent.


    #7. Create Your Own Calm, $16

    Create Your Own Calm

    Savor the self-care this season with the “Create Your Own Calm” journal for mitigating anxiety and jotting down thoughts to serve as an escape.


    #8. Indian Rosewood Travel Chess Game, $50

    Indian Rosewood Travel Chess Game

    Say checkmate with this beautiful wooden chess game that’s apt for travel and challenging your brain to think like a pro.


    #9. The Moon Juice Cookbook, $30

    The Moon Juice Cookbook

    Know someone obsessed with Moon Juice? Well, “The Moon Juice Cookbook” is dedicated to them and an iconic gift for anyone who’s super into health and wellness.


    #10. {The And} Dating Edition, $30

    {The And} Dating Edition

    Strengthen the relationship with your boo with this conversation-provoking deck that features 199 intellectual questions to grow and discover more about each other.


    Best Free People Candles

    #1. Free People 1809 Collection 2-Wick Candles, $40

    Free People 1809 Collection 2-Wick Candles

    This two-wick candle will burn nicely in anyone’s space and comes in two different fragrances: Surf (with notes of Jasmine Sambac, coconut, Yiang Yiang, Lemon and Tonka Bean) and Lodge (with notes of Palo Santo, Clove Bud, Patchouli, Vanilla Absolute and black pepper).


    #2. Wild Rose Shop Zodiac Candle, $32

    Wild Rose Shop Zodiac Candle

    Enter another perfect gift for the horoscope-obsessed: the Wild Rose Shop Zodiac Candle. It adds a fun graphic-embossed touch to any room, too.


    #3. Free People Winterberry Candle, $38

    Free People Winterberry Candle

    Free People’s Winterberry Candle makes a great hostess gift and seasonal scent splash to anyone’s home for some added Christmas cheer.


    #4. Ri-Ri-Ku Atom-Shaped Candle, $46

    Ri-Ri-Ku Atom-Shaped Candle

    Abstract and unique, this pastel candle speaks to the science-obsessed this year, with an atom-shaped design that’s too decadent to pass up.


    #5. Seashell Candle, $46

    Seashell Candle

    We’ve been seeing these seashell candles all over TikTok — and for good reason. They look clean, are great for anyone who has a beach house or loves the ocean and come in light green and pink colors to match your space.


    Best Free People Cozy Gifts

    #1. Nine Lives Ruffle Socks, $14

    Nine Lives Ruffle Socks

    You can never have too many socks and, for $14, this plusher-than-plush pair of fuzzy socks has the cutest accented ruffle that nods to a classic style.


    #2. So Soft Sherpa Ballerina Slippers, $20

    So Soft Sherpa Ballerina Slippers

    Walk-around-the-house slippers make anyone’s day. For $20, this lush pair is great to slip on first thing in the morning for lounging.


    #3. Camden Pullover, $78

    Camden Pullover

    As one of Free People’s coziest selects, the Camden Pullover comes in different colors and looks great with yoga pants or jeans.


    #4. Big Sky Pom Beanie, $58

    Big Sky Pom Beanie

    Gift a quality pom-pom hat this year. The Big Sky Pom Beanie makes every day feel like a winter wonderland — and we can’t get over the adorable oversized fluff at the top.


    #5. Homecoming Plaid Blanket Scarf, $58

    Homecoming Plaid Blanket Scarf

    Great for wearing with a trench coat and sweater, the Homecoming Plaid Blanket Scarf looks divine and will serve as your timeless comfort piece all season long.


    Best Free People Jewelry

    #1. Tai Stone Monogram Necklace, $80

    Tai Stone Monogram Necklace

    Delicate and dainty, the Tai Stone Monogram Necklace is a great less-than-$100 find and will make any jewelry lover smile.


    #2. Teeny Tiny Mega Stud Earring Set, $20

    Teeny Tiny Mega Stud Earring Set

    Free People hit full send on the studs this year. For $20, gift a set of studs to anyone who doesn’t particularly love flashy jewelry. Any pair makes a subtle statement.


    #3. States Ring, $14

    States Ring

    Gift the taste of home with these gorgeous state rings. For $14, it’ll be a sentimental piece the gal in your life can lovingly layer.


    #4. Carraway Dangle Earrings, $38

    Carraway Dangle Earrings

    Uniquely designed, the Carraway Dangle Earrings are great to dress up and down and look great with a high-neck or turtleneck sweater, too.


    #5. Teton Bracelet, $30

    Teton Bracelet

    Ideal for bracelet stackers, the Teton Bracelet is a more affordable option that makes all other costume jewelry look a little too simple.


    Best Free People Gift Bundles

    #1. Sunday Morning Boxer 2-Pack Bundle, $50

    Sunday Morning Boxer 2-Pack Bundle

    BRB — adding the Sunday Morning Boxer 2-Pack Bundle to my Christmas wishlist. Sleep shorts are an amazing — we repeat, amazing — gift idea for anyone. And you get two quality, no-fray pairs for $50.


    #2. Lace Thong 5-Pack Bundle, $58

    Lace Thong 5-Pack Bundle

    Gift the essential five-pack of thongs this year for $58. They’ll last forever and come in a beautiful array of colors.


    #3. Seamless Rib Bike Shorts 2-Pack Bundle, $34

    Seamless Rib Bike Shorts 2-Pack Bundle

    Jump on the bike shorts trend with this two-pack bundle that’ll be the reach-for pairs before any workout.


    #4. Briogeo Repair & Hydrate Mini Mask Kit, $20

    Briogeo Repair & Hydrate Mini Mask Kit

    Treat the locks to something superior with Briogeo’s Repair & Hydrate Mini Mask Kit. For $20, it doesn’t hurt to try one of Sephora’s bestselling brands.


    #5. Youth To The People Daily Skin Health Stack, $20

    Youth To The People Daily Skin Health Stack

    We tried both of these Youth to the People products and they truly are a superfood for your skin. The cleanser is oh-so-hydrating and the cream is the decadent formula you have to try at least once.


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