Hottest Gift Ideas for Christmas 2010

If you are aiming to impress and get your hands on some of the most original gifts out there, you must be updated on what items are ''hot'' in these cold, wintry days preceding Christmas. If you are not much fond of getting amidst the crowds and searching for hours for the perfect gift, preparation is your best friend. Last minute gifts indeed will be quite speedy if you head straight towards the right store and ask the clerks for that ''particular'' gift.  Make your last minute Christmas shopping fast and painless with some advanced planning.

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Best Gifts for Women

Women are usually easy to please if you know what are the hottest gifts of the year. Ugg boots continue to be a popular trend. These famous boots are known for being stylish without being too fussy. They keep feet very warm while allowing your feet to breath. Another great gift to make women feel warm this winter is the Snuggie blanket with sleeves. It's a fleece blanket with sleeves that allows you to stay warm and comfy while being able to type, use the remote or read a book!

For women that cannot get enough of keeping their home immaculately clean, a pair of Slipper Genie Microfiber Cleaning Slippers may be the right gift. Equipped with these powerful slippers the woman of your life can go about cleaning as she walks! The slippers indeed catch hair, dust and dirt!

Women who love to cook have many options this coming year. The Microwavable S'Mores Maker allows to make delicious s'mores indoors using graham crackers, marshmallows and chocolate! Pasta lovers who do not want to waste time boiling water and waiting, can use Fasta Pasta for fast perfectly 'al dente'' noodles. Magic Bullet on the other hand, will make the perfect companion to keep on your countertop for instant meals and snacks.

UGG Classic Cardy Boots - Womens 2011
UGG Classic Cardy Boots - Womens 2011

The Classic Cardy is a heathered merino wool blend boot made to look like your favorite sweater. it has three wooden buttons etched with the signature UGG® logo which allows this boot to be one of the most versatile and refreshing styles

 
UGG Australia Women's Classic Short Winter Boots,Black,9 US
UGG Australia Women's Classic Short Winter Boots,Black,9 US

One of UGG® Australia's original heritage styles, in the Classic Short calf height boot you will exude confidence and style with every step.

 
Allstar Product SN061106 Snuggie Fleece Blanket Sleeves - Pink
Allstar Product SN061106 Snuggie Fleece Blanket Sleeves - Pink

Snuggie - The Blanket That Has Sleeves! Keeps You Warm and Your Hands Free! The Snuggie keeps you totally warm and gives you the freedom to use your hands. Work the remote, use your laptop or do some reading in total warmth and comfort

 
Slipper Genie Microfiber Cleaning Slippers, Pink
Slipper Genie Microfiber Cleaning Slippers, Pink

Whether you have tile, linoleum or wood floors, you know how hard it is to keep them clean. With the Slipper Genie Microfiber Cleaning Slippers, cleaning is as easy as walking across them. Slippers feature microfiber fingers that catch hair, dust and dirt.

 
Progressive International GMMC-68 Microwavable S'Mores Maker
Progressive International GMMC-68 Microwavable S'Mores Maker

Enjoy delicious s'mores indoors with this easy-to-use contraption--no need to wait until summertime camping trips or gathering with friends around a bonfire at the beach. The nostalgia created with these sweet treats can now be savored any time of year and from the convenience of home.

 
Microwave Pasta Cooker - The Original Fasta Pasta - No Mess, Sticking or Waiting For Boil
Microwave Pasta Cooker - The Original Fasta Pasta - No Mess, Sticking or Waiting For Boil

No waiting for a big pot of water to boil. Cook pasta to al dente perfection in the microwave! Saves time, energy and water. Use with spaghetti, fettuccini, macaroni, lasagna noodles, rotini and more. Will not boil over.

 
Samsung PN50C490 50-Inch 720p Plasma 3D HDTV
Samsung PN50C490 50-Inch 720p Plasma 3D HDTV

Get a true cinematic experience without going to the cinema with a Samsung3D plasma HDTV.

 
Apple iPad (first generation) MB293LL/A Tablet (32GB, Wifi)
Apple iPad (first generation) MB293LL/A Tablet (32GB, Wifi)

Apple iPad Wi-Fi is a magical and revolutionary product at an unbelievable price and the best way to experience the web, email, photos, and video.All of the built-in apps on iPad are designed from the ground up to take advantage of the large multi-touch screen and advanced capabilities of iPad.

 
Casio Men's AW80D-7A Sports Chronograph Alarm 10-Year Battery Databank Watch
Casio Men's AW80D-7A Sports Chronograph Alarm 10-Year Battery Databank Watch

great choice for globetrotters, this stylish Casio analog-digital stainless steel watch for men combines the timeless look of an analog watch with the functionality of a digital watch.

 

Best Gifts for Men

Men are practical and often the best gifts are those that will help make their life easier or more intriguing. With 3D movies being a big hit this year, a 3D television set may be the ultimately breath taking gift for the man of your life. The Neatdesk desktop scanner will help your man keep all his receipts in one place. This scanner indeed allows you to scan receipts, business cards and documents all in one batch.

ipods, iPads, and light weight laptops continue to be best sellers this year. GPS systems to make navigational skills easier when driving around are also a great choice. Among attire and accessories Casio and Invicta Watches are always readily appreciated. If you are shopping for men's perfume you can't go wrong with Nautica Blue by Nautica or Eternity by Calvin Klein.

Men who love to listen to music while they shower may love the Sangean H201 AM/FM Digital Shower Radio. This radio indeed is so water resistant it is almost submersible! This is thanks to the technology used which is equal to marine radios.

Sangean H201 AM/FM/Weather, Digital tuned Waterproof/Shower Radio
Sangean H201 AM/FM/Weather, Digital tuned Waterproof/Shower Radio

People often ask, What makes Sangean better than the rest? This radio is the answer. Stylish design, clean features and station reception to rival any other. But we took it one step further by making it so water resistant it is almost submersible! Meeting water proofing standards that are equal to marine radios.

 
Fogless Shower Mirror with Squeegee by ToiletTree Products. Guaranteed Not to Fog, Designed Not to Fall. (Silver)
Fogless Shower Mirror with Squeegee by ToiletTree Products. Guaranteed Not to Fog, Designed Not to Fall. (Silver)

Look your best by taking care of your face in your shower. This patent pending mirror is guaranteed not to fog in the shower. Other fogless shower mirrors just don't work. No more suction cups falling off the wall! Our removable, soft silicone adhesive secures the mirror to all shower surfaces and will not damage tiles or shower walls!

 

Amazing Toys for Kids that Love Animals

Cloud b Twilight Constellation Night Light, Turtle
Cloud b Twilight Constellation Night Light, Turtle

Comforting and adorable, the Twilight Turtle nightlight projects a complete starry night sky onto the walls and ceiling of any room, making night-time less scary and more fun. Choose from three soothing color options to create a magical, tranquil environment that helps children from age three and up to ease into restful sleep.

 
FurReal Friends Lulu My Cuddlin Kitty Cat
FurReal Friends Lulu My Cuddlin Kitty Cat

urReal Friends' My Cuddlin Kitty Lulu is not your average toy cat. A great new friend for the little pet lovers in your home, Lulu features life-like qualities and five touch sensors will have your children amazed by how realistic she looks and acts. Designed for children ages four and up, Lulu is a neat toy for introducing your preschooler to pets and their care.

 
FurReal GoGo My Walkin' Pup
FurReal GoGo My Walkin' Pup

With the FurReal GoGo My Walking Pup, your child can walk the dog as much as she wants, and GoGo definitely wants to go for a walk. The moment this remote-controlled pup notices your child in the room, she barks to let you know she's ready for an adventure. So leash her up, take her outside on the sidewalk or driveway, and have fun.

 
FurReal Friends Butterscotch Pony(Discontinued by manufacturer)
FurReal Friends Butterscotch Pony(Discontinued by manufacturer)

Winner of the 2007 T.O.T.Y. Award for Best Girls Toy of the Year, the Hasbro FurReal Friends Butterscotch Pony seeks to fulfill every little girl's dream of having her very own pony. Butterscotch is a miniature Shetland pony, and will react to your child's loving care in incredibly realistic ways. More than three feet tall, she will even allow kids to sit on her for a pretend ride. Recommended for ages 4 through 10, Butterscotch Pony will quickly become any little girl's most precious companion.

 
Little Tikes Giddyup n' Go Pony
Little Tikes Giddyup n' Go Pony

The Little Tykes Giddyup 'N Go Pony puts your little one on the road to adventure. With your child in the saddle, the pony will actually move forward while your child operates and steers it.

 

Best Gifts For Children

If you must purchase gifts for children, this year you have plenty of options. Whether purchasing gifts for a boy or a girl, toddler or young teen, this Christmas you will easily find the right gift to make their eyes sparkle with joy. For small children, Cloud B's Twilight Constellation Night Light will magically transform nurseries and bedrooms into a starry sanctuary for the child's delight!

Older children over four years old will be still able to enjoy FurReal pets, featuring stuffed animals acting as the real thing! Kittens move and meow and even shed, puppies bark, pant and wags their tails, and ponies move their head, blink and even swish their tail! If your child is particularly into horses and wants to go for a ride, Little Tikes Giddyup n' Go Pony may be the perfect git.

Children looking for baby toys also have a variety of real looking babies. Baby Alive features a baby that really eats, drinks, and uses the potty! MGA has also worked on crafting some amazing babies known by Baby Born. Some babies know how to swim, others need to be fed and then placed on the potty.

Boys can enjoy having Toy Story 3 figures to keep them in the movie spirit. Buzz Lightyear now can say over 30 phrases, pop-out its wings, display laser lights and proudly stand 12" tall as in the movie. Woody and Bullseye can also be purchased and Bullseye now will raise his head and rear up on his hind legs upon his tail is tugged at. Eyeclops Night Vision 2.0 Infrared Stealth Binoculars give boys an interesting real life view of how it feels to engage in spy mode for covert operations.

Amazing Real Looking Baby Dolls

Baby Alive Learns to Potty (Discontinued by manufacturer)
Baby Alive Learns to Potty (Discontinued by manufacturer)

The Baby Alive Learns to Potty doll from Hasbro really eats, drinks, and uses the potty. With its blinking eyes, talking mouth, and ability to "eat" and "digest" its food, this doll provides interactive and imaginative fun for children ages 3 and up.

 
MGA Zapf Creation Baby Born, Mommy Look I Can Swim Doll
MGA Zapf Creation Baby Born, Mommy Look I Can Swim Doll

Baby Born is ready to go for a swim. Just pose her head and arms in the correct position, put her in the water, and she knows what to do. This doll is recommended for children age three and older

 
My First Baby Born
My First Baby Born

Sweet little BABY BORN really eats, drinks and goes potty!

 

Amazing toys for the boys

Toy Story 3 Talking Action Figure - Buzz Lightyear
Toy Story 3 Talking Action Figure - Buzz Lightyear

This talking super poseable Toy Story Buzz Lightyear action figure says over 30 phrases. He has pop-out wings, laser light and stands 12" tall as in the movie.

 
Toy Story 3 Woody & Bullseye Roundup Pack
Toy Story 3 Woody & Bullseye Roundup Pack

Toy Story 3 Woody and Bullseye Roundup Pack: Giddyup. This poseable Woody figure rides high in the saddle on his trusty sidekick, Bullseye. But be careful. With one tug of Bullseye's tail, he'll raise his head and rear up on his hind legs just like a real bucking bronco.

 
EyeClops Night Vision Infared Stealth Binoculars
EyeClops Night Vision Infared Stealth Binoculars

Find out what goes on after the lights go out with the Eyeclops Night Vision 2.0 Infrared Stealth Binoculars. Featuring real infrared night vision technology, these binoculars allow you to see up to 50 feet in total darkness. Kids eight years and older will love switching the binoculars to spy mode for covert operations, or using the long-range mode for peripheral surveillance.

 

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Jalus 6 years ago

Very helpful hub and a lot of great gifts. It's just amazing to see the new toys that are out for children.


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katiem2 6 years ago from I'm outta here

What great gift ideas for Christmas 2010 is going to be a great year with awesome selections like these to choose from. I want a new pair of Ugg boats they are so warm and cozy and look good! Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays.

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