Lisa Leonard Designs SnowflakeOh sure, I try to be all nonchalant at this time of year: Christmas cards? I’ll get to them! Wrapping? I have weeks!

But, don’t let my cool exterior fool you. I am quaking as the clock ticks down to Christmas. But before I tackle my never-ending Christmas list, let me remind you of some very important dates. 

Keep reading to find out when a few of our favorite personalized items from both our Holiday Gift Guide and Cool Mom Picks’ archives need to be ordered to make it under the tree by the 25th. And then get shopping! –Christina

Personalized Superhero Print

Don’t miss the chance to see your little superhero immortalized in either a Little Wonder personalized super hero book or an All Popart Superhero portrait (above). The deadline is coming faster than a speeding bullet on December 10; some portions of the country will get a few more days to order from All Popart, see their website for details.

Julia Failey Necklaces

Still thinking about a sweet initial necklace for your growing-up little girl? Take note that Bel Kai Designs’ deadline is the 10th, while Julia Failey (above) needs orders in by the 15th.

DreamSakes' ornaments

DreamSakes‘ ceramic ornaments will preserve your child’s artwork in a lovely and unique way, but if you want to ship it the Economy route, you’ll need to have your order in by the 11th.

Julian & Co.

The gorgeous personalized necklaces, lockets, key rings and cuff links from perennial CMP fave Julian & Co. need to be ordered by Sunday the 12th. 

Perideau Designs

You got it, now you need to wrap it. Check out Perideau Designs’ small Holiday Bags and Gift Tags now and you’ll be all set for your all-night wrapping session. You’ll find loads of other gift ideas too, like personalized notepads, recipe cards and placemats too, so you may wrap up more than your, well, wrapping. Deadline is the 12th for Christmas.

Personalized stationery by Just Jenn Designs

Whose the biggest talker in your family? Just Jenn Designs has the perfect “Say What” Personalized Stationery Gift Sets for the person who always has something to say. Deadline is December 12.

Feterie’s Gallery Drawing Pad, featured in our Holiday Gift Guide, makes the perfect gift for the prolific little artist. Order by the 14th with UPS Next Day Air if you want it in time for Christmas.

Frecklebox’s sweet story books, clever personalized coloring books and so much more should be ordered by December 14th, though you California readers have a little more breathing room. 
Lisa Leonard Designs

If you get to mid-month and realize you forgot a VIP’s gift, rest assured that Lisa Leonard Designs can accept orders until December 16th. You’ll find personalized necklaces, keychains and the pretty snowflake ornament (at top) that would be great for just about anyone on your list.