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8 Stylish Hanukkah gift ideas

Brianna Martinez is a graduate from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University. She received her bachelor's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication with an emphasis in digital media. After graduating, she jo...

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The holidays aren't all about green, red and Christmas trees! For those who celebrate Hanukkah, the colors and season bring different meaning. Hanukkah is a time to celebrate the festival of lights! If you're shopping for a friend who celebrates Hanukkah, look no further. We've compiled a list of stylish Hanukkah gift ideas for that lucky girl.

Chandelier earrings

Jewelry is an ideal Hanukkah gift as it's precious and meaningful -- not to mention fashionable! These Juicy Couture chandelier fringe earrings are not only gorgeous, but their blue and silvery white colors are the colors of Israel. Gift wrap them in a nice box and your recipient will love these gems.

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Fragrance set

Has your friend been coveting a certain scent? A fragrance set is a no-fail gift, as long as it's a fragrance of their choice or one you know they'll love. This Chloe fragrance set features the eau de parfum spray, the eau de parfum and body lotion. With notes of pink peony, freesia and lychee and undernotes of amber and honey, this fragrance is a favorite among many ladies.

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Cashmere sweater

Because of its soft and luxurious feel, cashmere always makes the perfect gift. This aqua cashmere striped sweater will look great paired with crisp, skinny jeans and riding boots. Your friend will love the luxurious fabric and snuggly feel of the cashmere sweater. A scarf is also ideal as it's uber comfortable when wrapped around your neck to keep you warm.

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Star of David pendant, and necklace

If your recipient is a close and dear friend, then the Tiffany Star of David pendant from the Elsa Perreti collection is a meaningful and perfect choice. Not only is it a thoughtful gift, she'll love the delicateness of the necklace and it will quickly become a signature jewelry staple for her. For a more budget-friendly price, this Star of David necklace from Etsy (seen right) will look just as pretty and mean just as much.

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A little bubbly

Since Hanukkah is all about celebrating, as it's one of the most joyous times of the year in the Jewish faith, gifting Champagne is never a bad idea. Choose a night during Hanukkah to celebrate with your friend and learn about it. Then pop open a bottle of this Moet and Chandon Brut Imperial to toast the happy holidays together.

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If you're close, then you'll know her shoe size. Every girl loves shoes! Especially a fabulously crafted pair. These Theyskens' Theory pumps are the ultimate gift. Not only are they suede and perfectly structured, but they are an appropriate and practical height. Give a pair of these and you've got a no-fail gift, unless she prefers flats -- Theyskens' Theory has cute pairs of those, too.

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Sequin jacket

Is she a life-of-the-party kind of girl? This sequin jacket from Zara is sophisticated and chic without being too loud. The silver color is in tune with Hanukkah colors and she can wear it year-round. You both can hit the town on a girls' night out and she'll already have the perfect jacket for it!

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Big tote bag

Is she a traveler? If your friend seems to be out of town more than not, this Tory Burch Ella Tote is a must-have. It's not super big, but it still has a lot of room to store necessities when traveling. It also makes the perfect carry-on. The lightweight look and style makes it versatile for any season.

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