10 Holiday Gifts to Send Your Long-Distance Friends
Because everyone loves a good mail day.
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Pretty Packaged Popcorn Kit
You know that long-distance bestie who binges all the same shows you do? And who also may or may not use your Netflix account to do so? Send them this cute, crunchy package of heirloom white popcorn to enjoy during the show(s). The kit is 100% vegan and nut free, and includes all-natural, mineral rich salt and non-GMO popcorn.
Buy It: Terrain, $28
Seasonal Bath Salt Set
Send your LDF this luxe set of five, seasonal bath salts. The individual tubes are filled with mineral-rich dead sea salt, organic herbs and flowers and therapeutic-grade essential oils. Some honorable mentions include: vanilla, sweet orange, spearmint, mistletoe, and grand fir. The sweetest part, though? Each tube also includes a hand-rolled scroll that features an encouraging affirmation - putting your friend in the perfect mindset for rest and relaxation during their dip in the bath.
Buy It: Kaufmann Mercantile, $89.95
Cheese Board Starter Kit
Whether your long-distance friend loves to entertain, or simply lives for a good gouda, this gift will not disappoint. The cheese board starter kit features everything they need to create a killer spread - a slate serving board, a hand-carved wood knife, and a pack of soapstone pencils for adding labels to the board.
Buy It: Kaufmann Mercantile, $59.95
Shoe Shine Kit
We’re obsessed with this shoe shine kit gift for your go-getter brother who’s chasing his dreams on the west coast. This is something he would never think to buy for himself, but will love using on his lucky shoes before big meetings and first dates.
Buy It: Kaufmann Mercantile, $209
Marble + Brass Barware Set
Losing your college roommate (and bar mate) to a cross-country move is rough, peeps. Take the edge off and send them a gift that will warm them from the inside out - literally. This glam, brass and marble barware will look beautiful on their barcart, and they have all the tools they’ll ever need to craft a killer cocktail for your next visit.
Buy It: Terrain, $88
Bright + Colorful Appointment Calendar
Busy-bees and boss-ladies alike would be giddy to unwrap this adorable appointment calendar. The clean, modern font and bold, blooming graphic come together to create a head-turning and functional addition to her desk.
Buy It: Rifle Paper Co., $26
Coffee Tea Towel
Keep your holiday exchange sweet and simple with this festive, coffee-themed tea towel. Package the towel with a café gift card or cheeky mug, and voila! You’ve created a prize-worthy present and an ultra-grateful friend.
Buy It: Terrain, $20
Chic Colorblock Bandana
Whether your friend is a major fashionista of a full-time fur-mama, you can be sure that she’ll make great use out of these chic, color-block bandanas. The scarves are offered in a variety of jewel-tone and pretty, pastel hues and look amazing wrapped around a pony-tail or a pup’s collar.
Buy It: Terrain, $32
Indulgent Rose Body Scrub
Lather your long-distance loved-one in luxury. The ultra-rich, coco and rose body polish is gift that someone may not buy for themselves, but will be beyond overjoyed to use. Sugar gently exfoliates the skin; Moroccan rose oil provides age-fighting antioxidants and virgin coconut oil and shea butter provide intense hydration.
Buy It: Terrain, $36
Elevated Friendship Bracelets
Guys, these snowy, jasper gemstone bracelets are the ultimate adult friendship bracelets. The bracelets are a must because they are easily dressed up or down, work for every season and feature white jasper beads and glossy, brass details throughout. Grab one for her, and one (or a few!) for you.
Buy It: Terrain, $26-$38