10 Great Last Minute Gift Ideas from GGBailey.com

Posted by Daniel Bell

Wed, Dec 11, 2013 @ 08:08

Gift giving season is in full swing, and before you know it the time to exchange gifts with your friends and family will be here. But if you are checking your list and notice you haven't gotten gifts for everyone just yet, then we have some great last minute gift ideas for you. 

last minute gift ideasWe have searched the internet, found 10 recommendations and compiled our list below. As always, we like to focus on custom-designed, personalized gifts, but the focus for this post is quick turnaround time, a great shipping deal, and quality items you will be proud to give as gifts. 

As our gift to you, we're offering FREE ground shipping* on all orders during the holidays. So if you buy anything on our website, including the custom-designed, personalized floor mats from our Design Your Car Mats™ line and the stylish, luxury floor mats from our Car Couture™ line, you get free shipping. GGBailey.com is the only place on the internet where you can custom design and personalize your floor mats, and we can make custom-fit floor mats for all makes and models

As always, all orders are processed in just two business days, so you won't have to wait long to receive your unique gift from GGBailey.com. Click here to see the FedEx Ground delivery schedule so you can be sure you place your order in time. 

And if you like this post, here are a few other holiday-themed blog entries you might enjoy:

Scroll on down past the photo of Santa enjoying his custom floor mats from GGBailey.com to check out our 10 last minute gift ideas, and comment at the bottom to let us know what you think or share your own ideas.
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custom car floor mats1. For the driver: custom-design, personalized floor mats

Time for a shameless plug here: The custom-fit car floor mats from our Design Your Car Mats™ line make great gifts because they are unique and because you get to custom design them and personalize them to your liking. Best of all, we make and ship your mats in only two business days. As the picture above shows, Santa Claus designed his with black carpet, red serging, a red heelpad, and his catchphrase embroidered in red: HO HO HO. 

There are only four steps to design a set of personalized floor mats but thousands of possible design combinations. You pick from one of 10 carpet colors, choose one of 41 edging options, then pick an optional heelpad shape and color, and then personalize it. You can choose an embroidered name, or message of up to 10 characters (including spaces), add a monogram or initials. We have two font styles available -- block text or script -- and 18 color choices. If you prefer an embroidered image instead of custom text or a personalized monogram, we also have 16 logos to choose from. Click here to see more details for each step.

Each set of designed mats are one-of-a-kind, and we can make custom-fit floor mats for all makes and models. You can even personalize a trunk mat or cargo mat with a custom message or monogram! All mats are made and shipped within two business days, so you won't have to wait long to get your hands on this unique gift.

Design Your Car Mats™ to get started or shop Car Couture™ if you prefer to give leopard, zebra, camouflage, or oriental floor mats. We have 11 patterns to choose from in our luxury floor mat line. 

custom gift ideas2. For the foodie: Cheese of the Month

If you have someone on your list that likes fine wines and cheeses, then why not sign them up for a Cheese of the Month Club? It's quick and easy, and like our custom floor mats, you can design your own program. Gift memberships are available from 2 to 12 months and can be sent monthly, every other month, quarterly or even on specific months that you choose. Your generosity will be remembered for months to come.

The site also allows you to print off a certificate instantly that you can present to the lucky foodie on your list, or you can have it emailed to them, and they promise a variety of traditionally made, artisanal and farmhouse cheeses made from the best natural ingredients.

home decor gift ideas3. For the interior designer: home mats

If anyone on your list loves to design and style their home with the finer things in life, you should browse the GGBailey.com For Your Home section. 

In addition to sheepskin rugs, we have home carpet mats available in medium (30"x17"), large (48"x25"), extra large (57"x25"), and double door sizes (72"x32"). There's no need to sacrifice fashion for utility when you can get a GG Bailey mat that protects your floors in high-traffic areas while adding style that complements your fine decor. Whether the desired style is traditional, contemporary, or a little of both, you'll find the right fit among our 11 designs of Car Couture™ luxury-weight carpet.

Our woven polyurethane carpets come in Beige Chariot, Topkapi, Red or Black Oriental, Beige Plaid, Camouflage, Leopard, Zebra, and Tiger. Our Subtle Style carpet, available in beige and grey, is specially made with high-quality nylon yarn that is cut to create a simple and elegant two-tone pattern. See examples of the patterns by clicking here

And just like our custom designed, personalized car floor mats, we ship our home products in two business days or less, so these make great last minute gifts. 

4. For the live entertainment fan: tickets

Another way to get some instant gratification for your gift giving needs is to buy tickets online. From concerts to plays to sporting events, ticketnetwork.com has lots of ideas to help you find the perfect gift for just about anyone on your list. They offer an assortment of hand-selected, top events in live entertainment and they give you the option to pick Gift Notes you can give if tickets don’t arrive before the holidays.

The site also has a Holiday Events Guide in case you want to find something for the family to do together during the holidays. TicketNetwork provides a secure exchange for buying tickets online, but you can also call their live ticket agents, and they offer a 125% money back guarantee.

seat vests.covers5. For the person who wants to be comfy: sheepskin

If there is someone on your list who likes to enjoy their commute, then our sheepskin products will add style and comfort to their drive. GGBailey.com's Sheepskin Seat Vest Cover and Sheepskin Bucket or Bench Seat Cushion products are available in seven colors, universal fit for all seat types, and they are every bit as durable and elegant as they are comfortable.

Our thick, deep Sheepskin pile provides natural springy comfort allowing air flow, making seating cool in Summer and warm in Winter. The patented trim cut allows your seat to show, which pleasantly accents your leather or fabric seats.  All of our Sheepskin products are made from the highest quality 100% Merino Sheepskin and with non-skid backing. 

As with all of our GGBailey.com products, we ship our sheepskin products in two business days or less, and you can take advantage of FREE ground shipping* during the holidays. 

unique gift ideas6. For the all natural person: the gift of trees

If you have someone on your list who loves nature, then this last minute gift idea might be perfect for them. At AmericanForests.org you can donate money in someone's honor. Every dollar you donate will plant a tree in honor of that special person. In addition, the recipient of your gift will receive a certificate emailed to them stating the number of trees planted in their name through your generosity. They will also receive a one-year gift membership to American Forests which includes a subscription to their magazine, American Forests.

There is a minium $25 donation, but no limit to the amount you can give. Their program, Global ReLeaf, plants trees in all U.S. states and around the world. 

pet mat car ride7. For the pet owner: Pet Car Mats and pet placemats

If you know someone who really loves their pet, then we also have a few gift ideas from GG Bailey. Check out our For Your Pet section to see our selection of pet placemats, including our latest design shaped like a bone, and pet car mats. Each of our pet products is made with the carpet from our Car Couture™ line, so you will be giving the pet lover in your life the gift of luxury.

Also, you can protect your seats from eager paws with a GG Bailey Pet Car Mat. Available in two sizes and 10 patterns, our Pet Car Mats give your pooch a cushy seat that protects your interior from dirt and debris in style.

All of our pet products are made and shipped in two business days or less, so they make great last minute gift ideas for the pet owners in your life. 

8. For the dreamer: name a star

Naming stars since 1979, the International Star Registry list of satisfied customers include celebrities, dignitaries, and individuals worldwide. They have named hundreds of thousands of stars for people from all walks of life. So, whether it be for your friend, family member, co-worker, or whoever, a star name makes a unique and welcome gift.

They have kits available for the holiday season, with prices starting at $45 and going up to $489, depending on the level or presentation you'd like. You can pick your constellation based on zodiac or location, and include a custom letter based on the gift. 

clean vehicle tools9. For the neat freak: car cleaning supplies

Everyone knows someone who loves to keep their car showroom clean, and GGBailey.com has the perfect gift ideas for that sort of person. These will ship in less than two business days, so they make great gifts for that person you know who treats their vehicle like a member of the family. 

First, for the outside, our Sheepskin Washmitts, made of 100 percent Merino sheepskin, are soft enough to be ideal for dusting, polishing and washing your car without worrying about damaging the paint. Available in black or grey, our washmitts can be used both wet and dry and with any soap that is safe for vehicle paint. Simply rinse your mitt afterward and it will last a lifetime.

For the interior, we also offer a Sheepskin Duster, ideal for safely removing dust and debris for your car dash, and our Oreck XLAUTO Car Vacuum. This lightweight sleek silver vacuum plugs into the cigarette lighter and has a 15-foot cord for reaching into the trunk and other hard-to-reach places. Plus it’s small enough to store in your trunk or cargo area, so you can take it along on your road trip.

custom car floor mats10. Gift Certificates

The ultimate last minute gift idea -- gift certificates! At GG Bailey, we offer gifts certificates of various amounts that can be used on anything we sell, from our custom floor mats in the Design Your Car Mats™ section and the luxury floor mats of our Car Couture™ line to our home and pet products

If you give a gift certificate, your loved one can visit our site and design their own custom floor mat, ensuring they get the perfect fit and style for their vehicle. Our gift certificates start at $50 and there is no limit to the number you can purchase. They do not expire and can be used at any time for anything on our website.

That completes our 10 unique gift ideas for the person on your list that has everything. Comment below to let us know what you think or to share you own. And don't forget, we have FREE ground shipping* on all orders for the holiday season! 

*Free ground shipping offer includes contiguous U.S. addresses only. There is an additional fee for deliveries to Alaska, Hawaii, and Canada.

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