Gifts Suggestions For The Frequent Traveler

From traveling around the world to taking a weekend road trip, our gift ideas for the frequent traveler has everything they’ll need for a successful vacay. There are things like essentials for their next flight, gifts for when they’re dreaming of their next tropical trip, and items to help get the most out of packing. 1. Sand-Free Beach Towel | Tesalate ($59) 2. Packing Cube Set | Beis ($68) 3. Small Traveler Tote | Marc Jacobs ($175) 4. Departure Kit | Aesop ($53) 5. United Tastes of America – A Food Atlas | Hachette Book Group  ($30) 6. Cosmetic Case | Beis ($68) 7. BiometricRead More →

Gift Ideas For The Food Lover, Host or Hostess

Whether you’re showing up to a holiday party this season, or you’re shopping for someone who loves to cook and entertain, our gift guide is filled with gift suggestions for the food lover, host, or hostess. You’ll find a variety of cooking supplies, cocktail must-haves, and tasty treats. 1. Truffle Pizza Kit | Borgo de’ Medici ($38) 2. 18 Signature Spice Blends | SpiceWalla ($109.99) 3. The New York Times Cooking No-Recipe Recipes | The New York Times ($23.49) 4. Santa’s Coming Petite Cookie Set | Dylan’s Candy Bar ($35) 5. Gold Champagne Clutch | 8 Oak Lane ($36) 6. Set of Two Freedom CoastersRead More →

Fitness and Wellness Gifts For The Soul

Our first gift guide of the season is here. You’ll find a variety of fitness and wellness gifts for those who make self-care and going to the gym a top priority.  We’ll be rolling out more gift guides each week. Bookmark this page and check back throughout the season. 1. Floral Roller Skates | Cynthia Rowley x Impala ($120)  2. Hypersphere Mini Vibrating Roller | Hyerice (was $99, now $19.80)  3. Essential Yoga Set | Alo (was $256, now $190)  4. Yoga Dice | Chronicle Books ($16.95, use code: SAVE30 for 30% off) 5. Glitter 2-Pc Weight Set | Bala ($55) 6. 17 oz. Self-Cleaning WaterRead More →

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals You Won’t Want to Miss

For many people, last year’s holiday season was unlike anything we had seen before. We were forced to give up memorable traditions, missed out on seeing friends and family, and stayed home instead of attending parties. A year later, things are pretty much back to normal and people are getting a jump start on their shopping. Usually, A Girl in NYC waits until the day after Thanksgiving to release our coveted list of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. This year, however, we couldn’t wait!  Our guide is broken down by the type of retailer and/or what they’re most known to carry. Underneath that isRead More →

My Favorite Amazon Purchases (So Far) This Year

Since the start of 2021, I’ve bought far too many items on Amazon than I care to admit. With it’s one to two day Prime delivery it’s become one of my shopping go-to websites. Knowing they carry practically everything imaginable, it’s hard to shy away from. Looking back on these past nine months, here are my favorite Amazon purchases. 1. Mario Badescu Vitamin C Serum ($45) – Recently, I talked about how my skin broke out this summer. I discussed the steps I’ve been taking to get things under control, as well as the products I’ve incorporated into my daily skincare routine. Now I’m in theRead More →

What I’ve Bought This Summer To Wear In The City and At The Ocean

Every year I look forward to purchasing summer clothing just as much as I anticipate the long hot days and endless summer nights. Going back and forth between my apartment in NYC and my parents’ beach house in Connecticut, I’ve been buying everything from swimsuits and dresses, to jewelry and sandals. Below are 20 items I’ve recently bought to wear in the city and at the ocean.    1. Lost + Wander sundress. An asymmetrical hem, a delicate floral pattern, and a flattering empire waist. What’s not to love about this sundress? 2. Show Me Your Mumu bodysuit. A simple white bodysuit, but the ruffle addsRead More →

15 Amazon Gift and Subscription Boxes That Are Perfect for Father’s Day

As Father’s Day approaches, we’ve come up with a list of 15 gift and subscription boxes you can purchase on Amazon. They range from monthly to quarterly and we’ve also included plenty of one time gift boxes. Each box features unique and sought out products, like how to craft your own gin, or the official DC comic book subscription box. PS: If you’re looking for more gift ideas, we created a similar gift guide for Mother’s Day. Here you can find plenty of unisex gifts like this French Gourmet Food subscription box, or the Friends gift box. 1. Filled with coveted favorites from the editorsRead More →

Our Swimsuit Guide is Finally Here! See Our Favorites for 2021 + What We Love About Them

Summer is officially upon us and that means long days spent lounging at the beach or by the pool. With that comes shopping for new swim apparel. We’ve created our annual swimsuit guide that’s filled with flattering one piece swimsuits and bikinis in various colors, patterns, and textures (think tie-dye, marble, space dye, metallics, stripes, and more). Because we know that everyone looks for something different when searching for the idea swimsuit, we’ve included a variety of silhouettes like a high cut leg, full coverage bottoms, cheeky bottoms, triangle tops, halter tops, tops for fuller busts, wrap detailing, deep v’s, just to name a few.Read More →

Mother’s Day Themed Subscription Boxes That She’ll Love

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and we’ve picked out our top choices for the special women in your life. Our recommendations are a little different from previous years in that everything on our list is a themed subscription box filled with amazing products. Most of these boxes are delivered at a specific time so they may arrive after Mother’s Day. We recommend gifting some flowers, chocolates, and a card while letting her know that she has another gift arriving soon. Eight or sixteen bags of gourmet coffee and chocolate bars that ships from Seattle’s top-rated coffee makers. The box comes with roaster profiles and tastingRead More →

Our Valentine’s Day Gift Guide Is Packed With 30 Fun Ideas

Whether you have been in a relationship for years, dating a short while, celebrating Galentine’s Day with your best friends, or you’re single—February 14th means something different to everyone. Finding the ideal gift can be hard, but we’ve taken the guesswork out of it. Our Valentine’s Day gift guide has a ton of exquisite ideas in a variety of price points. Whatever the day means to you it should be celebrated, even if you’re acknowledging just how great YOU are. Here are 30 gift-giving suggestions on what to get your significant other, best friend or yourself. 1. Set of two candy cubes | One forRead More →