Oprah's Past Favorite Things Less Than $25
Looking for affordable holiday gifts? Browse this list of some of Oprah's past favorite things that cost $25 or less.
Nicole by OPI Nic's Sticks Paint & Go Nail Lacquer
Perfect for anyone who wants to look more polished in just minutes, these sticks are so simple to work: Just click the bottom of the pen and pull the smooth, flat brush from cuticle to tip. And with 24 different colors, there are plenty of looks to play with.
Ciao Bella Blood Orange Sorbetto
Ciao Bella's Blood Orange Sorbetto is made from all-natural ingredients, including blood orange juice shipped straight from Sicily. "I love it because the flavor is just so refreshing," Oprah says.
Get a blast of lush, voluminous lashes with CoverGirl's LastBlast Mascara. LashBlast's patented volume boosting formula and patent-pending brush are designed to max out each and every lash, leaving you with the ultimate big lash look.
Kenny G Miracles: The Holiday Album
Grammy-winning saxophonist Kenny G performs everyone's favorite holiday classics, including "Winter Wonderland," "Silent Night" and "Little Drummer Boy" on this pick from 1999.
Sarabeth's Kitchen Jams
These award-winning preserves are made with hand-cut fruit and slowly simmered until they reach peak flavor. Choose from 14 different flavor combinations. "My favorite is peach apricot—divine," Oprah says.
Everyday Grace by Marianne Williamson
Marianne Williamson believes the path to serenity lies in seeing every daily occurrence and issue as a spiritual one—and it doesn't have to be an arduous feat. Even with just 30 minutes, the most harried professional can find bliss. "I love this book," Oprah says. "It's about having hope, finding forgiveness and making miracles in your own lives. I think this is the best gift I could give you."
Bette Midler's Bette CD
In 2000, Grammy winner Bette Midler released an album that Oprah calls "unbelievable," with songs like "Love TKO" and "God Give Me Strength" and "In These Shoes."
The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle
Learn how to "live in the now" and harness the power that comes with being more conscious of your thoughts and emotions with Eckhart Tolle's guide to spiritual enlightenment. "This one of the most valuable books I have ever read," Oprah says.
Clinique Quick Eyes Cream Shadows
Have a beautiful eye day, all day. Light, velvety cream glides on vibrant color that wears up to 10 hours and stays beautiful. Even better, these silicones go on smoothly but evaporate in seconds, leaving a veil of powdery—and crease-proof—color.
The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski
Part mystery, part family saga and part love story, The Story of Edgar Sawtelle
is an unforgettable novel about the bond between a boy and his dogs. Oprah says this book
, written by first-time novelist David Wroblewski, is already a classic. "I think that this is right up there with the greatest American novels ever written," Oprah says. "Up there with Steinbeck and even Harper Lee."
If You Give a Pig a Pancake by Laura Numeroff
This delightful children's book written by Laura Numeroff and illustrated by Felicia Bond is the perfect gift for the little ones in your life. "It just thrilled me," Oprah says.
Shu Uemura Mini Eyelash Curler
With this Mini Eyelash Curler, you can achieve the utmost precision in eyelash curling plus the convenience of portability. Accentuate even the smallest lashes—especially those on the inner and outer corners of the eyes—for an elegant expression.
Lippmann Collection Nail Polish
From soft and feminine peach to bold, bright red to wildly vibrant gold glitter gleam, these luxurious nail lacquers were created as a result of Deborah Lippmann's work with some of the most iconic figures in fashion, including Cher, Zac Posen and Lady Gaga.
8-Inch Key Lime Pie
Sweet and tart, smooth and creamy, the decades-old recipe for this Key Lime Pie calls for real key lime juice and a rich graham cracker crust. The 8-inch pie is available in stores, and the 10-inch pie
is available online for delivery.
The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
Oprah says her 60th Book Club selection, The Pillars of the Earth
by Ken Follett, is the book
to give during the holiday season.
The international best-seller weaves together timeless themes of love, loss, pride, humility, ambition and revenge—all set against the fascinating background of the Middle Ages. "You will not be able to put it down," Oprah says. "It's the perfect gift for under $25."
Hot Chocolate Powder by MarieBelle
MarieBelle's Hot Chocolate is made with rich, single-origin Colombian cacao and comes in four incredible flavors: Aztec Original, Aztec Dark, Mocha and Spicy. "It is just divinely decadent," Oprah says.
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