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Impress everyone on your list by giving the best gifts this holiday season. Master the art of gifting with Walmart’s master guide to holiday gifting 2018!

December is just around the corner and the holiday season is about to kick into high gear. Starting to get a little stressed? No worries! Whether you’re crunched for time, tight on money or simply stumped for ideas, Walmart’s Master Guide to Holiday Gifting has top gift ideas for everyone on your list.

Table of Contents

  1. Best gifts for the techie
  2. Best gifts for him
  3. Best gifts for her
  4. Best beauty gifts
  5. Best gifts for your furry friend
  6. Best gifts for the foodie

Whether you need a gift to put under the tree or stocking stuffers, Walmart.ca makes holiday gifting easy. Save time and money by checking in often because Walmart’s Master Guide to Holiday Gifting is being frequently updated. From exciting gadgets your techie will love to fun foodie finds, Walmart is your one-stop shop for affordable, unique gifts for all the people—and pets—on your holiday list.

    1     Best gifts for the techie

What to get the techie in your life? How about the new Nintendo Switch Console with Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Anniversary Edition?! This cool holiday bundle includes a Nintendo Switch Console, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Anniversary Edition, a 6-inch Luigi Figure and two Joy-Con controllers. It also Includes BONUS Super Mario Odyssey Joy-Con Controller Skin Set—while quantities last! This bundle tops our list of best gift ideas for gamers 2018 and is sure to be enjoyed by techies of all ages. From epic adventures to exciting challenges, this new home video game system from Nintendo offers single and multiplayer options, and also works as a portable, handheld player.

Classic Video Game Systems

Nothing brings back fond memories like your first gaming experiences. Share the good times with loved ones with this SNES Classic. This gaming edition is a miniaturized version, pre-loaded with 21 of your favourite games—all are pre-installed and ready-to-play. From Super Mario Kart to the first-ever release of Star Fox 2!, this Super Nintendo Entertainment System is pure 16-bit retro gaming perfection! The system comes bundled with an HDMI cable, a USB charging cable and two Super NES Classic Controllers. Just plug it in and play.

The holidays are all about having fun and reliving the good old days. This Sega Genesis console is sure to bring back some fond memories of gaming days gone by. Relive the 16-bit classics with this Flashback console. It comes with 85 built-in games including Sonic, Mortal Kombat and Phantasy Star titles in HD! It’s equipped with a cartridge slot that lets you play more of your favourite Genesis and Mega Drive games. The Sega Genesis Flashback console comes with two 2.4GHz wireless controllers for smooth wireless play.

It’ll be a holly jolly Christmas with this gaming classic. This console is a miniature recreation of the iconic PlayStation console. It comes pre-loaded with 20 fan-favourite games including Battle Arena Toshinden, Cool Boarders 2, Destruction Derby, Final Fantasy VII and Grand Theft Auto! The console comes with two wired controllers for local multiplayer showdowns and a virtual memory card for vital game saves. PlayStation Classic features the same famous logo, button layout and outer packaging, but the mini console is approximately 45% smaller than the original PlayStation and includes an HDMI cable to connect directly to a TV. Perfect for retro-loving fans, and for a new generation wanting to experience PlayStation glory for the first time.

Treat the family to this unique gift idea that promises old school fun for the whole gang. Watch faces light up as Arcade1Up serves up retro arcade game thrills! Available in four exciting versions, the full-size (4-foot-tall) cabinets include three to four classic games each. All the machines feature original artwork from iconic games such as Pac-Man, Street Fighter II Champion Edition, Asteroids, Centipede and Rampage. With immersive full-color hi-res displays and sounds, original joystick and control buttons, look forward to endless hours of gaming fun!

    2     Best gifts for him

Here’s a great gift at a convenient price point that’s perfect for him. The Old Spice Pure Sport Holiday Gift Set includes Old Spice Deodorant, Body Spray, Body Wash, Bar Soap and a travel-size Body Wash to complement his grooming routine. The festive red gift pack will look great under the tree—even without gift wrapping! This Holiday Gift Set makes for a fun, practical gift any man is sure to love.

Have him looking sharp all year long with this Conair grooming kit with trimmer. This Titanium 640 hair and beard grooming system by Conair features precision titanium blades for a sharp, effortless cut, even on longer hair. Five-position taper control allows for fine cutting adjustments, while a separate precision finishing trimmer neatens around the ears, sideburns and neckline. Storage case is included so he can these precision hair clippers on the road to look and feel his best.

The holidays are a great way to update his grooming regimen with kits and collections that make up some of the best gifts for him. Guys are sure to love pampering their faces with this Gentlemen’s toolkit Shaving Cream, which offers a luxurious whipped lather for a great shave. The cream boasts a Fresh Sandalwood fragrance that gives the lather a classic, masculine scent profile.

    3     Best gifts for her

The women in your life will appreciate the “me” time message that comes with receiving this pretty gift set. This value-packed crave-able fragrance collection includes Body Wash, Antiperspirant/Deodorant, Body Lotion, Beauty Bar and Invisible Spray. This Secret & Olay gift set will help her turn shower time into the luxurious, pampering spa-like experience she deserves.

This sleek professional hair straightener makes for one chic stocking stuffer. Offering a smooth salon finish, this Tru Beauty Titanium Flat Iron features 1-inch titanium plates and adjustable temperature up to 450 F. It also features an auto shutoff and dual voltage for added peace of mind. This iron will leave hair smooth and straight all day.

This gift-ready box set has everything your loved one needs to recreate a spa experience from the comforts of home. This gift pack comes with five spa must-haves, including a mini lavender candle, lip mask, Natural Cucumber lip balm, Honey Charcoal face mask and Lemon Butter cuticle cream. Made with natural ingredients, this spa gift set promises to soothe, exfoliate, moisturize, soften and hydrate skin without parabens, phthalates, petrolatum or SLS. Pamper someone you love with this adorable spa kit.

    4     Best beauty gifts

The best beauty gifts offer the gift of “me” time. From daughters, to nieces to besties, these pampering beauty essentials are practical as well as indulgent.  They make for great gifts or stocking stuffers.

Infused with natural charcoal, this thermal mask draws out dirt and oil to help purify pores. It finishes with a refreshing cooling sensation for tingly-smooth skin in just one minute.

This season, help her refresh her makeup kit and start the New Year right with these new makeup brushes. Designed with everything she needs for her daily makeup routine, the collection includes an angled liner brush, blurring brush, full brush, defined crease brush and angle foundation brush. All makeup brushes are eco-friendly, vegan and cruelty-free.

She’ll be contouring like a pro with this set of two ergonomic blending sponges. This duo of ergonomically designed blending sponges feature flat edges to smooth product onto the skin, a precision tip to get into hard-to-reach areas like around the eye and brows, and a rounded grip area to blend out and blur lines and edges. The innovative finger grip indents results in an expert application.

Small but mighty, these blenders make great stocking stuffers. Perfect for correcting, detailing and concealing the smaller surfaces of the face, these assorted shaped blenders help to build a flawless finish by smoothing rough edges that larger sponges can’t reach.

This duo offers the best of both worlds: A cleansing sponge that creates a full lather, and a blending sponge for polishing and perfecting, contouring and stippling highlighting. The precision tip is ideal for buffing, blending and contouring.

This cleanser uses charcoal to draw out and trap twice the dirt and impurities than basic cleansers. Infused with Japanese Skin Purifying Technology, this facial cleanser promises to give her results after just one use. This product is oil-free, dermatologist tested, and gentle enough for everyday use.

Infused with natural charcoal, these innovative pore strips draw out excess oil for the deepest clean. One strip will help to remove weeks of pore congestion. Featuring natural charcoal, the pore strips absorb oil and impurities, leaving skin feeling fresh, clean and less oily.

    5     Best gifts for your furry friend

Your furry friend always knows when something’s up. Let them join in the holiday festivities with this pet-friendly advent calendar. The calendar includes 120 wholesome oatmeal treats that are infused with the taste of maple and bacon. Proudly made in Canada with carefully selected healthy ingredients and a strong focus on healthy natural products, Zoe Dog Treats helps you be confident you are giving your furry friend nothing but the best! Zoe also offers a cat version for kitty lovers.

    6     Best gifts for the foodie

When it comes to getting excited about mealtimes, you can’t beat the Cuisinart 5-in-1 Griddler. Featuring five cooking options, it can handle everything from pancakes and sausages to grilled cheese, steaks, hamburgers and panini. The multi-tasking griddle is five appliances in one: as a contact grill, a panini press, a full grill, a full griddle or half grill/half griddle. It also has dual-temperature controls to ensure everything is perfectly cooked. Supper has never been easier!

Your favourite foodies will enjoy a wide selection of spice and herb flavours with this great holiday kitchen find. Dress up favourite dishes with seasoning must-haves like marjoram, chives, basil, sea salt, rosemary, dill weed, parsley, ginger powder, ginger slices, chili flakes, fennel, coriander, cinnamon powder, bay leaves, celery seeds and thyme, all neatly contained in one convenient storage unit. This 16–bottle spice rack is designed for minimum counter space, and contains glass containers with caps to maintain freshness.

Your dearest foodies will be able to show off their culinary skills with this handsome knife set. The espresso-stained wood block houses everything needed to cut any type of food: thick meats and hard-skinned fruits with the chef knife, baked goods with the bread knife, smaller fruits with the paring knife, packaging and more with the shears, and just about anything else with the utility knives. Includes a sharpening steel to help keep all blades super sharp.

Kickstart each day with the perfect cup of coffee. The De’Longhi combination pump espresso and drip coffee machine is an advanced cappuccino system that serves up to 10 cups of drip coffee. It also features a 24-hour programmable timer. The all-in-one machine can brew two drinks at once, offering the best of both worlds, and can deliver the luxury of achieving the perfect cup of coffee, cappuccino, espresso and even latte to a lucky person on your gifting list.

Walmart’s Master Guide to Holiday Gifts is frequently being updated with fresh gifting ideas so be sure to check back often! Skip the busy malls this year. Get cozy on the couch and browse the best holiday gifting ideas for everyone on your list!