Your Guide To Last-Minute Holiday Shopping In Irvine

December 05, 2016

The most wonderful time of the year is almost here! One of the best parts of the holiday season is celebrating with gifts for friends and family. Wait – you haven’t purchased your holiday gifts yet? Not to worry! We have compiled a helpful gift guide to keep your holiday season stress-free.

Gifts for Dad

Make holiday shopping for dad a hole-in-one with a round of golf at Oak Creek Golf Club! This 18-hole golf course offers picturesque landscaping and dynamic features perfect for beginner and expert golfers alike. If your dad needs to stock up on supplies before he hits the green, stop by the PGA Superstore, found in the Alton Marketplace. Whether dad needs gloves, a bag, golf balls or cleats, you’re bound to discover the perfect present at this golf pro superstore. If your dad loves to dream up new inventions, your next stop Brookstone at the Irvine Spectrum Center. Here you can find unique technology, like an automatic watch winder, flying drones and a battery-powered draft beer system.

Gifts for Mom

Treat mom to some pampering this holiday season! Quail Hill Shopping Center houses a range of top-quality spas, hair dressers and nail salons. The hair stylists at Salon Laurent will cut and color hair for a chic new look. If your mother loves to get her nails done, Images Luxury Nail Salon specializes in manicures, pedicures and hand and foot massage. For a full day of relaxation for mom, try MassageLuxe, located at Crossroads Trading Company. From standard Swedish and Deep Tissue massages to high-tech Biolight and Vita Cura Facials, this spa has a treatment for every massage lover.

Gifts for Brother

The Market Place is home to a wide variety of shops where you can find that awesome gift for brother. Those who love exploring the great outdoors can find the best hiking and camping gear from top-quality brands at REI. Home to everything from climbing harnesses and ropes to snowboards and kayaks, this is the spot for all things adventure. Tech savvy brothers can get the latest computers, software, speakers and video games at Best Buy, also located in The Market Place. Here you can pick up the most popular headphones from brands like Skullcandy, Bose and Beats by Dr. Dre, Xbox and PlayStation 4 consoles, and a GoPro to go with all those REI purchases!

Gifts for Sister

Shopping for sister is as simple as visiting the Irvine Spectrum Center! Here you can find the latest clothing trends at Anthropologie and Urban Outfitters. You can pick up a warm knit cardigan for that chilly fall weather or some fragrant candles for the home. Looking for a keepsake piece sister is sure to love? Try the newly opened, Alex & Ani. This boutique is a treasure trove of special pieces, including whimsical jewelry and accessories.


Gifts for Baby

Spoil little ones for the holidays with outfits and toys from Mon Beau Bebe at the Woodbury Town Center. Selling adorable outfits, toys, books, bedding and more this all-in-one shop has everything a new parent needs. For older children, try Cotton On Kids or The Children’s Place, at the Irvine Spectrum Center.


view homes