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4 Perfect Last Minute Gift Ideas

Christmas is how many days away!? It’s officially crunch time! But if you’re still shopping for gifts, you don’t have to sacrifice and pick up something thoughtless. Here are some examples of perfect last minute gifts that have meaning and look like you put in effort with minimal time required!

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4 Perfect Last-minute Gifts


Movie Night- Pair a top new blu-ray like Hunger Games: Catching Fire with a large popcorn serving bowl filled with microwave popcorn and some candy.


Game Night- Set up the recipient with a fun game night package. Pick out a party game and add in a cute set of dessert bowls and some fresh fruit or a sweet treat like brownie mix.


Spa Date- Pick up a set of nail polishes and polish remover. For something personalized, mix up a homemade Oatmeal Cookie hand scrub.


Sports Fan- Pick up a fun and inexpensive sporty toy, like this mini basketball hoop featuring their favorite team or grab a baseball and glove. Pair the gift with game tickets or a handmade certificate for an afternoon playing catch.


Last Minute Christmas Specials

Sears has last minute shoppers in mind with specials through Christmas to help you finish your shopping trips. Today and tomorrow, Sears stores are open 8am until midnight and on Christmas Eve from 8am to 6pm.

Specials include:

  • Up to 50% off all Craftsman tools, including the Craftsman® 140-pc. Mechanics Tool Set; Reg. price $159.99, sale price $79.99 or the Craftsman® 230-pc Mechanic’s Tool Set, Reg. price. $199.99, sale price $99.99.


  • Up to 75% off all Fine Jewelry including the Certified Diamond Solitaire Studs in 14k white gold Reg. price $499.99, sale price$149.99
  • Up to 25% off all Kenmore Appliances including Kenmore® 4.3 cu ft. Front Load Washer Reg. price $939.00, sale price $699.99
  • Save 43% on the Kenmore® 22 cu. ft. French-Door Bottom-Freezer Refrigerator, Reg. price $2299.99, sale price $1299.99
  • $9.99 Everlast Tank and Yoga Pant Gift set for her, Reg. price $28.00

Today is the last day to shop online and receive your order by Christmas. Sears is offering free two-day shopping on qualified orders for Shop Your Way MAX members on qualified purchases of $59 or more. You can still order online through Christmas Eve and choose Free Store Pickup and In-Vehicle Pickup and your order is guaranteed to be ready within 5 minutes! This will save you time and get you back to your holiday parties while you finish up your Christmas shopping.

Also, take a peek at Sear’s latest #MoreToYou video where one Sears shopper is surprised with a shopping trip where she got more than expected while browsing for the perfect gifts for her family.

What do you give when you need a last-minute gift?

Amy Desrosiers

Wednesday 24th of December 2014

The nail polish and dessert bowls are really awesome! Actually I woudl appreciate any of these gifts.


Tuesday 23rd of December 2014

These are some great last minute gift ideas. I love the ideas of the movies and the nail polish great for tweens!


Monday 22nd of December 2014

I think a spa date would be a great idea for my daughter! She loves getting all prettied up!

Tammilee Tips

Monday 22nd of December 2014

I love gifting movie nights!! We always do a box of candy, with popcorn, a bowl, and at least one movie. Great list of last minute gifts!

Nancy L (StyleDecor)

Monday 22nd of December 2014

My daughter would go crazy for the nail polish cube! Love it! Great last minute gift ideas! I may be heading out tomorrow! Love Sears!

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