24 Gift Cards People Actually Want for the Holidays
Not sure what to get the hard-to-please person on your holiday shopping list? Don’t worry, we rounded up the most versatile and crowd-pleasing gift cards people actually want.
For the bundled-up bunch
Lands End is known for their cozy winter wear and trend-resistant essentials for the whole family, which is why just about anyone on your list is sure to buy something they love, be it a scarf or a sweater, with one of their gift cards.
For the movie buff
If the person on your list loves seeing movies on the big screen, an AMC Theaters gift card is an excellent choice. They can use the card for movie tickets and snacks, popcorn, and other concessions stand goodies.
For the ice cream lover
They’ll love a gift card to Cold Stone Creamery, which can make for a fun solo snack, family-friendly outing, or fun, impromptu date night for two. The chain is known for customizable frozen treats, but gift cards can also be used on their famous ice cream cakes and take-out creations.
For the athlete
If you know a runner in your life who’s looking for new sneakers, but you don’t want to invest in the wrong size, color, or style, a gift card to Finish Line is the perfect token of your affection. They offer men’s, women’s, and children’s styles to suit a wide range of needs and tastes. Check out these other gift ideas for the fitness lovers in your life.
For the avid traveler
You can easily gift someone the chance to get away, pad their honeymoon expenses, or help a budding entrepreneur get his or her show on the road a little more easily with a Hotels.com gift card. It can be used to book a variety of hotels around the world, and it certainly won’t be left collecting dust.
For the iPhone addict
This one is nearly guaranteed to please any teen with an iPhone on your list, but it’s also great for just about any other Apple user you know. An iTunes gift card can be used for app downloads, music selections, and even subscriptions to services.
For the sweetest person on your list
If they’re known for their sweet personality, it only makes sense to reward them with the very-delicious gift of hot coffee and pancakes. Yes, believe it or not, you can buy IHOP gift cards online, and they’re bound to be a success with early-risers, students pulling all-nighters, and just about anyone with a sweet tooth (although they’re known for their burgers now, too).
For the budding fashionista
If she’s like a magnet to all things sparkly, unicorn-laden, and absolutely adorable for girls and tweens, a Justice gift card will make her grin from ear to ear. She can scoop up hair accessories, new dresses, fun leggings, and more either in-store or online. Here are more Christmas gifts your teen will actually love.
For the snack lover
If you didn’t already know doughnuts were trending, let this be the cost-effective news that solves your Secret Santa and budget-minded gifting woes. A Krispy Kreme gift card makes an ideal offering for just about anyone hankering for a hot cup of Joe and a sweet treat.