10 Closet Staples to Put on Your Christmas Wishlist This Year

10 closet staples to ask for this Christmas

Trying to figure out what to put on your Christmas wishlist this year? I’ve got 10 great closet essentials you can ask for from your mom or your husband!

Over the next few weeks, your mom or your in-laws or your husband will probably ask, “what do you want for Christmas?”

Whenever I get asked this question, my brain usually freezes up and I can’t come up with a single good thing. But Christmas is the perfect time to ask for some of those splurge closet staples you might not buy yourself throughout the year!

So I’ve come up with a list of 10 closet staples you can ask for this Christmas!

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A  nice pair of ankle boots, knee-high boots, or over-the-knee boots.

They’re a staple! Choose a pair you love and get them on your list. Your feet will thank you.

Here are a few of my favorites: 

 

 

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A great pair of jeans

Been eyeing a pair of Madewell jeans, or some great ones from Levi’s? Now’s the time to put that on your Christmas list.

Here are a few of my favorites: 

 

 

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A suede or leather jacket

These are my two more lightweight jacket staples. If you don’t have a suede or leather jacket in your closet, toss that on your wishlist!

Here are a few of my favorites:

 

 

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A classic handbag or tote bag

I use my Madewell leather tote bag every single day, so if I can recommend a casual day bag, it’s this one. But if you’re needing something a little dressier, find a good one and get it on your list!

here are a few of my favorites:

 

 

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Simple but nice everyday jewelry

My top choice is delicate gold necklaces (like these monogrammed ones), but you can ask for a pair of simple everyday earrings, or a watch, or whatever fits your style.

Here are a few of my favorites:

 

 

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Get yourself a pair of sneakers!

You know a pair of sneakers is a staple in my wardrobe. If there’s a pair you’ve been eyeing, get it on your wishlist and send it to your husband!

here are a few of my favorites:

 

 

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An apple watch.

My husband got me an apple watch last year for Christmas and I’ve worn it literally every single day since then. I even sleep in it! I wrote all about the watch I have and what I use it for RIGHT HERE if you’re interested!

Shop the watch and the leather band I use here:

 

 

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Nude or black pumps are a staple

Every girl should own a pair of nude or black pumps. You decide which works best for your skin color, wardrobe, and style, and get those on your wishlist!

Here are a few of my favorites:

 

 

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A wool coat or trench coat

These kinds of coats can be a splurge, but they’re a necessity for winter. So if you’ve had your eye on one this year but haven’t pulled the trigger on it, toss it on your Christmas wishlist.

here are a few of my favorites:

 

 

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A great pair of well-made neutral flats

My very favorite flats are a pricey pair, but they’re discounted $50 right now so it’s a perfect time to put them on your list and have your mom or husband snag you a pair!

shop a few of my favorites here:

 

 

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