Hey Broke-Asses! It’s that time of year again, where instead of Five for Friday, we’ll be compiling some seriously rad gift guides for y’all. From the fun to the funny, the quirky to the practical and all of the budget ideas in between, I’ve scoured the Interwebz to find those perfect gifts for someone — or everyone! — on your list.
We all have that one friend who, for lack of a better phrase, loves booze. They’re usually the life of the party and can pretty much always be counted on for a cocktail when you just need a shot and come company. Whether they’re straight whiskey lovers, champions of Champagne or one hell of a concoctor of cocktails, there’s a gift below for every one of your libation loving friends.
Top row, l to r: Sometimes, days can only be measured by how much fun juice it takes to get over them. Good Day Old Fashioned Glass, $10 from Nordstrom || Ain’t no party like a bubbly party, cuz a bubbly party don’t stop! Now with instructional glassware! Pop Clink Drink Stemless Glassware Set, $14 at Urban Outfitters || Let’s be real: Wine glasses and picnic tables aren’t always the best of bedfellows. And how obnoxious is it having to get up to refill time and time again? This table covers all those bases. Wine Glass Picnic Table, $15.67 from Etsy seller AdvanceLaser
Second row, l to r: Guys, beer bongs just got served: The Chambong is now the fastest and yet still classy way to make those bubblez go right to the brain. The Chambong, $35 from Amazon || Need to set yourself right after a night on the town? Grab this creative and irreverent cookbook to whip up hair of the dog, a good grease cure or just to fulfill one of those morning-after cravings. The Hungoevr Cookbook, $9.99 from ModCloth || Got a killer home bar? Shout it out to the world (er, your guests) with this vintage-style marquee light. Bar Marquee Light, $60 from Nordstrom
Third row, l to r: Happy hour is the new tea time, but that doesn’t mean you can’t keep those shots classy, right? Pinkies Out Shot Glass Set, $19.99 from ModCloth || Gold. Polka Dots. Cocktails. Need I say more? Kate Spade NY Dot Cocktail Shaker, $50 from Nordstrom || Be honest: There’ve totally been times when you’ve been out and about and just need a little nip of the hard stuff to get you through (shopping with mom, lunch with *that* coworker … you know). We’ve all been there, and we just wish we had this mini keychain flask to help us out. The Flask at Hand Keychain, $11.99 from ModCloth
Bottom row, l to r: GLITTER FOR YOUR COCKTAILS. This is perf. for that glitter-loving cocktail-adoring bff of yours. And pretty much guarantees you’ll get a fancy drank whenever you hang out with them, because, obv. Metallic Gold Cocktail Rimming Sugar, $4.95 from Etsy seller DellCoveSpices || Sometimes, we just need to spell it out to the world. More Whiskey T-Shirt, $24 from Brit + Co. || Banana flask. Need I say more? Banana Flask, $19.95 from Nordstrom