Even though I’m not spending the holidays with family this year, I decided it would be fun to write my own Christmas wish list. It’s funny though because every year my family asks me what I want for Christmas, and I NEVER KNOW. And NOW that I’m not home and no one is asking me what I want for Christmas… of course now I know what I want. Funny how that works no?
By the way, am I the only one who enjoys reading people’s wish lists? After reading them, I automatically fall in love with a new brand, or get obsessed with something I never knew I absolutely needed (well…wanted).
Anyway, maybe you’ll get some cool ideas for your own Christmas wish list, or to gift someone! (But let me preface this by saying…I have expensive-ish taste!)
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Well here goes my Christmas wish list:
1. A Kate Spade laptop bag
…or laptop case. I love everything Kate Space guys — so sleek, classy, and sophisticated! This is my favorite laptop bag ever!
2. A Kate Spade wallet + phone pocket
These phone wallets are SUPER handy and multi-purpose! Absolutely LOVE Kate Spade!
3. A burgundy Ted Baker coat
Like this one just without the rose-gold accents! (By the way — can you tell I love burgundy??)
4. Dainty necklaces from Raya Was Here
If you don’t know who Raya is…check out her travel youtube channel! She is SUCH a lovely person and her jewelry is super cute!
By the way, 20% of the profits go to building a school in Laos! Look at her necklaces here.
5. A new iPhone 6s Plus
I know there’s like 10 other versions of the iPhone now, but honestly, I absolutely love my 6S. The only reason I need a new one is because I cracked the screen and it’s tweakin badly. R.I.P. BUT, I would love for it to be rose gold, 64gb (for pictures and apps you know!), and unlocked (so I can use it all over the world), like this one!
6. A plane ticket home
I’d love to see my family, friends, and my puppy Luna! (I’m such a bad mom you guys. I adopted Luna, and then abandoned her with my mother for a year and half…so not cool!)
7. A job in Australia
Have I mentioned I’m trying to move to Australia soon?? (SORRY LUNA!) Well, it would be awesome to already have a (good) job set up before I go if possible! Sooo…if any of you know someone who works in a hotel in Sydney or Melbourne…just remember me and message me here! Please and thank you loves!
8. Two new journals
One for my bullet journal: to track my life, my schedule, my to-do lists, and my travels. And another for my daily journaling. I have recently gotten into journaling every day, and let me tell you — it feels amazing! I can’t believe I didn’t start journaling sooner. So one of my new years resolutions is to start and finish a journal with actual journal entries!
My favorite types of journals are the Moleskin soft-cover dotted ones. I love the way they feel after being used for a while, and the fact that I can have the freedom to write, scribble, draw, anywhere (since there are only light dots!)
9. A huge slice of red velvet cake from Brunch & Cake
10. 50 books or book recommendations
I have recently been obsessed with self-development tips and advice, and have heard that rich, happy, and successful people read over 50 books a year. I will be totally honest and say I only read one this year…ONE. How sad is that?!?
So if you have any books to recommend for 2018, please do! I am serious about this one!
Well that’s all I could think of!
What’s on your Christmas wish list this year?
Comment them down below, I’d love to see what else is out there!