Your A-Z guide on holiday gifts to give this season

Banu Ibrahim, CNN Underscored
Updated Wed December 20, 2017

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  • Looking for the best holiday gifts to give this year? We've compiled an A-Z guide of our favorite products to gift.

Holiday shopping is no easy feat. You try to find the ideal gift for every person on your list, and every year, that list seems to grow longer and longer. ('Tis the season of giving, after all.) Plus there's a ton of items to sift through online until you find the perfect one.

But look at this as a glass-half-full situation. The abundance of potential gifts also means that you'll never run out of possibilities for gifts for your loved ones; there's always an option out there. You can quite literally spell out the alphabet with some of the top gifts to give this season, from the newest offerings in voice-controlled technology like the Amazon Echo to a scented candle from Zara Home to make an abode ultracozy.

So we've done just that and compiled some of our favorite finds for the holiday season from A to Z. Ahead, your glossary to holiday gifting.

Note: Prices ahead reflect the listed retailer's price at time of publication.

A: Amazon Echo Dot ($49.99;

B: Baxter of California After Shave Balm ($19;

C: Click and Grow Indoor Smart Fresh Herb Garden Kit ($59.95;

D: Daniel Wellington Classic Durham Black Dial Watch ($99.99;

E: Especially Puglia Adopt an Olive Tree Gift Box and Subscription (starting at $160;

F: Fizzics "As Is" Beer to Draft Pouring System with Glasses ($93;

G: Gabrielle Langholtz "America: The Cookbook" ($31.42;

H: Herschel Supply Co. Retreat Backpack ($80;

I: iRobot Roomba 690 Wi-Fi Connected Vacuum ($374.99;

J: Jack Black Pure Clean Facial Cleanser ($19;

K: Kenneth Cole Big Wh-eel-s Cap Toe Oxford ($69;

L: Le Creuset Round Wide Dutch Oven ($300, originally $360;

M: Moleskine Volant X-Small Ruled Notebook ($5.95;

N: NativeCast DIY Concrete Planter ($15;

O Odeme Yellow Flask ($32;

P: Polaroid Snap Digital Instant Camera ($89.99;

Q: Quicksilver Boardriders Cuff Beanie ($16;

R: Rosecliff Heights Whitmore 3 Piece Vase Set ($116.99;

S: Sonos One ($199;

T: Tata Harper Purifying Mask ($65;

U: Ultimate Ears Wonderboom Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker ($100;

V: Vicky Webb Throw Pillow ($22.49;

W: Wistiki Voila! Smart Tracker ($20.90;

X: Xbox One X 1TB Console ($499;

Y: Yves Saint Laurent Mon Paris Eau de Parfum Travel Spray ($29;

Z: Zara Home Ginger Lily Cylinder Candle ($19.90;

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