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Turn your photos into a beautiful and useful gift.
$12.99, Pinhole Press
Use code COOLMOMS for 15% off all products
Cassettes are back! Thanks, Stranger Things!
$14.98, Urban Outfitters
Add a succulent for the complete hipster 2017 gift.
$8, Meow 3D Store
When just any old razor will not do.
$5 + $9 each month, Dollar Shave Club
Add some colored pencils…maybe some headphones.
Why I March book
100% of sales donated to National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health, the Transgender Law Center, and the Council on American-Islamic Relations.
$14.99, Urban Outfitters
The perfect descriptor for so many women on our list, from one of our favorite women-owned shops
(and the current sponsor of our Mother-In-Law Gift Guide).
This purchase supports and empowers communities across Central America
$14, To the Market
A little vroom to go with your eggnog?
$13.50, Eliza Jane’s Creations on Etsy
Pesto for one!
$8, Urban Leaf
Use code COOLMOMSGROWSTUFF for 15% off (all prices include free US shipping)
Add a packet of hot chocolate — that should get them through the morning!
$10-12 West Elm
The best game ever. Though probably not to play with the grandparents.
$15, Target (original set not necessary)
A little extra love to those who give so much back.
$9.95, Penzey’s Spices
Easier than giving a piercing.
$15, Peggy Li
Use code COOLMOM for free shipping
Your purchase supports the important work of the Human Rights Campaign. And love.
$14 on sale, West Elm
Oh, you thought it was just for kids?
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See our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide here
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