105 Unique Gifts for People Who Are Impossible to Shop For
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Gifts they won’t want to return
We all have at least one person in our lives who’s impossible to buy for. These people usually seem to have everything already or are incredibly picky. Or maybe the issue is that you’re looking for gift ideas that are as special as they are, so everything seems kind of boring by comparison. Whatever the challenge, you’re in the right place. We’ve got loads of unique gifts for men and women that are sure to impress even the most (ahem) discerning giftee, whether you’re shopping for Christmas, Hanukkah, a birthday or anniversary, or any other occasion.
We’re talking personalized pictures they’ll proudly hang on their walls, cool tech gifts that will make their lives easier, beauty gifts they’ll silently thank you for every time they use, and so much more. You’ll find just the right gifts for your dad, mom, best friend, and assorted family members, as well as gifts that give back and thoughtful gifts for your husband or wife—at every price point. So don’t worry. We’ve got you covered … even if you missed these holiday shipping deadlines and you’re shopping at the eleventh hour for last-minute gifts that need to arrive quickly.
ExoticFruitWorld Fresh Star Fruit Delivery
Best for: A taste of the tropics
This sweet gift comes with up to two and a half pounds of fresh, juicy star fruit delivered right to their door. It’s a healthy and unique gift that will instantly transport them to the tropics, making it a great hostess gift idea. And don’t worry—shipping is free. Each fruit is loaded with natural vitamin C, so you’ll both feel good about this one.
Uma Pure Love Perfume Oil
Best for: Fragrance fans
If perfume were love, it would be this sublimely indulgent blend of all-natural ingredients: sweet, earthy sandalwood and joyful jasmine, with hints of rose, geranium, and the lingering exotic scent of neroli. Your giftee can dab this 100 percent organic Ayurvedic-inspired oil on pulse points for a luxurious scent that also uplifts. You can also feel good about the company’s sustainable, ethical business practices.
FabFitFun Subscription Box
Best for: People who love surprises
What makes this subscription box unique is that your gift recipient can choose from six to eight full-sized fun, useful products spanning fashion, fitness, beauty, wellness, and more. Highlights of the Winter Box include a Michael Kors pom-pom beanie, Sur La Table silicone kitchen utensils, and Unhide Lil Marshmallow throw blanket. Talk about the perfect gift for a sister!
Best for: fashionistas on a budget
This online shopping destination is not a secondhand platform, but it does give clothing a second chance by featuring excess end-of-season designer inventory at 75 percent off. Otrium already has over 300 brands of clothing, shoes, sportswear, and accessories on its platform, ranging from local heroes to globally recognized labels like Alexander McQueen and Adidas. A gift of Otrium is a gift of planet-friendly fashion. Get this one for your style-conscious sister-in-law.
Carrière Frères Laos Benzoin candle set
Best for: Candle lovers
Scented candle fans will fall hard for this holiday candle trio from French botanical fragrance company Carrière Frères, with its sumptuous scents of nature. There’s Ivory coast cacao, rich with cacao beans and the earthy jungle where they grow; Rose De Damas, a hedonistic blend of fresh roses; and Pin de Siberie, with the resinous aromas of Siberian forests that will feel right at home near your joyful holiday fireplace. These candles will add a touch of luxury to any space and brighten up even the darkest winter evening.
Bellemere Beige Collar Wool Coat
Best for: Sharp dressers
Versatility is the name of the game with this timeless, 100% lambswool coat from Bellemere New York that goes with every outfit, from denim to dresses. Made from double-sided woolen cloth that’s lightweight and never bulky, it cuts a form-fitting silhouette and still manages to be softer and warmer than the average coat. The Belted Wool Coat in timeless beige is an investment piece that will last years and never go out of style.
Beyond Good Single Origin Madagascar Chocolate & Vanilla Baking Kit
Best for: Bakers
This affordable gift set will take their delectable creations to the next level, thanks to pure dark 70 percent and pure dark 80 percent chocolate bars, as well as single-origin vanilla extract from the highest-quality Madagascar vanilla beans. The items are all vegan, kosher, gluten-free, and GMO-free, and they’d make even a Michelin-starred pastry chef happy. The versatility of this delicious package also makes it a great Secret Santa gift idea.
Cuddle Clones Custom Stuffed Animal
Best for: Pet lovers
Clone just about any fur ball in your life in plush form. This is truly one of the most unique gifts, and all it takes is some great pictures of your pet and a few weeks to get it done. You’ll want to order this one in advance, but once you do, tails will definitely wag. It’s one of the cutest gifts for dog lovers—and something they’ll treasure for years.
GoTrax Folding Electric Scooter
Best for: Commuters
Whether they use this folding electric scooter to get to important places around town or just for fun, it’s sure to spark envy in the neighborhood. It has an impressive 12-mile range, 8.5-inch air-filled tires, 250W high-speed brushless gear motors, and enough sleek styling to make anyone’s jaw drop. While this model is better suited for teens and adults, the brand also makes kid-friendly models. If they really like the scooter, perhaps they could upgrade to an electric bike!
Hatch Restore Alarm Clock
Best for: Early risers
This isn’t just any alarm clock. In fact, it kicks other clocks to the curb with a sunrise lighting effect that gently lets the body know it’s time to wake up. It’s a pleasant alternative to blaring, terrible sounds (although it will make a sound if you want it to), and it also offers a built-in white noise machine, smart light, and bedside reading light, as well as a variety of wind-down content. Since it’s incredibly well rated and arrives so quickly, it also qualifies as one of the best Amazon Prime gifts.
Nolah Squishy Pillow
Best for: Hot sleepers
Yes, these pillows can be squishy-soft if that’s what they’re into, but they also offer firm support for those who like that, too. They’re a sort of subtle blend of responsive inners, bamboo coverings, and sleep magic because they conform to most sleep styles. The best part? They stay cooler than other pillows, and that’s a win.
Likhâ Black Mother of Pearl Coasters (Set of 4)
Best for: Book club hosts
If she’s always having you over for book club meetings or long chats over coffee, these gorgeous black mother of pearl coasters are sure to be the new go-to beauties on her coffee table. They’re one of the most thoughtful hostess gifts and will be used daily. Because the natural materials can vary in color and shade, these unique gifts will truly make a statement. These could also make a great thank you gift.
Novogratz Athena Plant Stand
Best for: Plant parents
This three-tiered plant stand can hold individually potted flowers, colorful houseplants, and more, and its unique shape will add a design-forward flair to any space. It’s also easy to clean, thanks to water-resistant materials.
Best for: Techies
If they’re obsessed with the latest and greatest tech items, gadgets, and accessories, this Breo Box will be a surefire hit. You can choose from either one-time or quarterly deliveries that boast $300 or more in value with five to eight new tech products for every aspect of life, including travel, home, and entertainment. Shipping is free, and since the box costs less than $160, it’s basically a take-half-off-your-favorite-tech bonanza.
Shopbop at Home Tizo Acrylic Chess Board
Best for: Kings and queens
Giving them this gorgeous chessboard and pieces is certainly your best move. They’ll appreciate the art display-worthy black and clear lucite pieces and the bold style statement this makes on a living room coffee table. Plus, of course, this unique gift will keep them entertained and challenged.
32 Degrees Men’s Lightweight Packable Jacket
Best for: Guys on the go
This lightweight, packable jacket offers cozy warmth at a price that will make you want to stock up. With six available color options, sizes small through XXL, and easy-to-care-for materials, you’ll want to scoop it up for more than one guy on your list. Here are more affordable gifts that are perfect for your brother.
Illy Y3.3 iperEspresso
Best for: Coffee lovers
You’ll never believe this espresso machine is under $100, but it is, and it’s worth every penny and then some. Your favorite coffee lovers will savor the smooth shots of espresso, piping-hot cups of coffee, or other creative combos prepared by this compact iperEspresso and coffee-capsule wonder. It’s a brilliant addition to any kitchen counter and comes in four colors that range from neutral to bold.
Public Goods Vegan Ramen Variety Pack
Best for: Hungry college students
Tell them to quit the questionable stuff in a cup and upgrade their noodle game to this much-loved ramen variety pack from Public Goods. These brothless ramen noodles are MSG-free, brimming with whole ingredients, and delicious on their own or with added proteins. With 15 packs in the set, it’s an easy way to make sure they always have a satisfying meal on hand.
Invivo X by Sarah Jessica Parker Wine Tasting Duo
Best for: Sex and the City fans
If she’s the type of gal who’d never say no to a Sex and The City marathon, she’ll love receiving this Sarah Jessica Parker wine set. It comes with two full-size bottles—an incredibly drinkable New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc and a versatile Provence Rosé—that pair well with friendships of all sorts. This would also make a great Mother’s Day gift!
Brooklinen Ultra-Light Towel Move-In Bundle
Best for: New homeowners
The housing market may be hot, but they don’t have to be. This ultra-light towel bundle is one of Brooklinen’s best sellers, thanks to a lighter-weight, faster-drying material. It comes with four bath towels, two hand towels, four washcloths, and one bath mat—basically everything they need to deck out their bathroom in style. These housewarming gifts are sure to be a hit, too.
Gemist Just Bead It Bracelet
Best for: BFFs
This stackable, ready-for-anything adjustable bracelet will be her new go-to for everyday wear, and it’s affordable enough for you to buy two (one for her, one for you). Choose from sterling silver, yellow gold plated, or rose gold plated. Or, you can mix and match to create meaningful, celebratory stacks.
Noemie The Petite Diamond Band Ring
Best for: Wives
You might be wondering, Doesn’t she already have a diamond ring from me? Well, yes, but there’s no such thing as too many diamonds, and this petite band will remind her how much she still means to you. Handcrafted in 18-karat gold and set with 17 diamonds, it can be worn on its own or stacked with other rings. One word of warning: Only buy a ring (especially a diamond ring) for your significant other if you’re married. Otherwise, check out these gifts for girlfriends that strike just the right note, at every stage of a relationship.
BlueMercury The Expert Edit Set
Best for: Beauty buffs
This set of skin care and beauty favorites is brimming with more than $500 in goodies for just $125. Value aside, they’ll love the aromatherapy, hydration creams, lip polish, perfume, face sunscreen, hair treatments, and other items from top brands like Olaplex, Kiehl’s, Supergoop!, and R+Co.
BeanBox Coffee + Chocolate Tasting Box
Best for: People who love to share
This coffee and chocolate gift set is technically a practical gift because coffee is an essential way to start the morning…isn’t it? The four artisan coffees, four culinary-inspired chocolate bars, and assorted tasting notes for pairings are the building blocks of a fun afternoon for couples or friends.
Dearfoams Furry Scuff Slippers
Best for: Your baby bears
Your little ones always want to look just like you, which is why they’ll love matching slippers that you can get for the whole family. These Big Bro and Lil Bear scuff slippers from Dearfoam come in a wide range of sizes, from infant through adult, and they’re super cuddly, cute, and clever. If you’re looking for the best slippers for men without the matching component, we have some ideas there, as well.
Rubbermaid Brilliance Food Storage Containers
Best for: The most organized person you know
Chances are, they already know and love the Rubbermaid Brilliance line, which is why this set of 10 food storage containers and pantry organizers is going to bring a giant smile to their faces. The lids snap tight to keep grains, cereals, and more as dry as can be, and the see-through sides and top offer easy access and simple organization.
KidPik Clothing Subscription Box
Best for: Kids with their own sense of style
KidPik boxes sound just like the name promises— picked by kids. You’ll let the little one in your life choose their own style preferences, from athletic wear to character tees and more, through a game-like online interface. Then a stylist will create a custom box with complete outfits for them based on their chosen styles and sizes. It’s one of the best subscription boxes around, and it’s shockingly affordable. Shoes are included and you only pay for what you keep.
Cricut Explore Air 2 Bundle Wild Rose
Best for: Crafters
This unique craft gift is made for creative types who love making gorgeous paper art like invitations, note cards, tees, iPhone cases, framed mementos, and more. With the ability to cut and write at twice the speed of other models, this is definitely a bundle that will have the crafter on your list churning out goodies in no time. And don’t worry—it still cuts all the glitter paper, cork, and bonded fabric, just like the original model.
Cosabella x Journelle Charlotte Short Robe
Best for: Glam gals
She’ll feel like the queen that she is in this 100 percent silk robe that comes in three colors and a generous size range. It’s dripping with elegance, and with the silk supply chain being at risk, it’s an excellent buy that could be become as rare as a diamond. Another option? Silk pillowcases that will give her smoother hair and fewer wrinkles, which she’ll certainly also love.
Lunya Restore Draped Joggers
Best for: Exercisers (or loungers)
These joggers offer effortlessly cool lounging, but thanks to their Celliant-based fabric, they can actually keep wearers cool as they work out. Celliant works by using the thermoreactive properties of minerals like quartz and silicon oxide to capture the energy bodies emit in the form of heat and then transfer it. Pretty neat, huh?
Opopop Big Bag Discovery Kit
Best for: Movie-night aficionados
Take movie night up a notch with this Opopop gift set that comes with everything they’ll need to make the best microwaved popcorn ever. Seriously, it puts bagged kernels to shame, thanks to the unique popper bowl. You (or they) can even choose from flavors like birthday cake, fancy butter, and a spicy cheddar that has the Internet raving.
Henry Ferrera Knit Sock Rain Boots
Best for: Active types
These are no ordinary rain boots. Not at all clunky, they slip on with a knit band that feels and acts more like a sock or legging than anything else. The bottom is still totally waterproof, and the one-inch heel offers modest height and just the right amount of protection, making it one of the best gifts for stylish moms who spend their days splashing in puddles with little ones. At just around $20, this is a cheap Christmas gift that looks a lot more expensive than it is.
RTIC 45-Quart Hard Cooler
Best for: Tailgaters
Available in five easy-to-love colors, this cooler is all about extremes. It stands up to hard impacts, features long-lasting ice retention, and can easily be carried by either one or two people. It’s also a makeshift bench when they’re at the big game, and that’s an added dose of cool. (Sorry, we couldn’t help ourselves!)
Purina Prime Bars Natural Dog Treats
Best for: Fido
Give the good doggo in your life something delish to nosh on when everyone else is busy with their own special meals. These made-in-the-USA natural baked dog biscuits have real venison in them for protein and flavor they’ll drool over.
Common Alloy Paperclip & Rope Chain Necklace
Best for: The ones who keep it all together
The combination of two trend-forward design elements—paperclip-shaped links and rope chains—make this the ideal fashion statement for style-savvy women. It’s an eye-catching, fun gift she’ll love wearing with her best sweaters and jeans every day.
Z Supply Denver Sherpa Jacket
Best for: Teens who need an extra layer
You won’t have to insist they grab another layer after you give them this ultra-soft Z Supply Denver jacket that’s made of super soft sherpa material. It feels like a warm hug on a cool day, and the kangaroo-style pocket is great for stashing their phone, lip balm, and other essentials. You’ll probably want to get one for yourself, too.
Laudemio Frescobaldi Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Best for: Home chefs who take their olive oil seriously
If you have an olive-oil snob in your life (and we mean that in the best possible way), they’ll go gaga over this emerald-green extra virgin olive oil with authentic Tuscan aromas of freshly mowed grass and artichoke. It’s so fresh and aromatic that it’s best used fresh, never cooked, and drizzles like a dream over salads, steaks, pasta, and more. Think of this as the olive oil they’d use when they break out the “good” china.
Achla Designs Hummingbird Bath
Best for: People obsessed with their backyards
This shiny garden accent adds a dose of style and dimension in the middle of perennials, annuals, and all sorts of vines. Birds will love having it as a cooling-off and feeding spot, and that special person on your list will get a kick out of watching the birds make the most of it. This could make a sweet and unique gift for your grandma or anyone who loves birds.
Tumi Continuum Eau de Parfum
Best for: Scent-sational guys
This warm, inviting scent for men is the kind of fragrance that risk takers and bold travelers don proudly. It’s a balanced recipe of green mandarin, earthy amber, orris root, and tobacco he’ll turn to daily.
The Elsie Onyx Bag
Best for: Women with classic style
This vegan leather tote features handwoven construction that slips over the shoulder easily and can pack all the essentials without weighing her down. If you’re stumped for what to get her, this is a good option because it’s so universally useful.
Sunday Golf Loma Bag
Best for: Golfers
Carry less and enjoy more is the motto of this brand-new lightweight golf bag that has a built-in stand system and a pocket for a cold drink. It comes in 13 stylish colors and goes just as well at the driving range as it does for an afternoon nine. You can even add initials to the bag to make it one of the most thoughtful personalized gifts for golfers.
HydroJug Water Bottle
Best for: On-the-go gals
Just about anyone on your list could use of this colorful HydroJug half-gallon water bottle. It comes with an integrated handle that makes it simple to carry on a gym bag, backpack, or suitcase, and it’s BPA-free.
Butter Hub Butter Dish
Best for: People who love kitchen items
If all their favorite meals include a pat of butter, they’ll obsess over this strange-seeming Butter Hub that’s actually incredibly useful. This neat kitchen gadget comes with a magnetic lid-knife combo, makes for easy no-mess scooping, and is dishwasher-safe. Plus, the thousands of enthusiastic Amazon reviews on this cheapie don’t hurt, either.
Carhartt Work-Flex Gloves
Best for: Hands-on types
These flexible, protective work gloves offer men protection with plenty of dexterity, thanks to a breathable spandex and synthetic palm. The wrist pull makes them a cinch to get on and off, and they’re great in mildly cold weather, too.
Elite Light Cushion Mini Crew Pack
Best for: Runners
Yes, they’re socks, but they’re extra special running socks. Available in both men’s and women’s sizes and in creative takes on neutral colors, they offer targeted compression that feels custom-fit. And that fit is what makes these socks fan favorites for reducing the risk of blisters.
SeroVital SuddenlySmooth Gentle RetinAll
Best for: Women searching for the fountain of youth
This SeroVital treatment is just the right introduction for women looking to start a retinoid-based skin care routine. It’s a gentle, non-drying, non-peeling formula that won’t leave her with red cheeks or splotches, but will leave her with fresh, dewy-looking skin she’ll receive endless compliments on. While you’re shopping, check out these anti-aging creams that dermatologists trust the most.
Dagsmejan Sleep T-Shirt
Best for: Casual-cool dudes
Available in six colors and sizes small through 2XL, this ordinary-looking T-shirt is actually an advanced marvel he’ll love sleeping in. It’s crafted from fine merino wool and Tencel made from eucalyptus to offer cozy warmth that wicks moisture and lets his skin breathe. Don’t worry—if he ends up wearing it out and about, we won’t tell anyone that it’s actually a sleep shirt.
Bath & Body Works Hot Cocoa & Cream Candle
Best for: Cozy types
This beautiful three-wick candle will light up their lives and add the sweet, delicious scent of homemade hot cocoa to their home. This candle offers rich notes of milk chocolate, hot steamed milk, marshmallows, and natural essential oils.
Pinxies Marvelous Mermaid Ship
Best for: Little builders
Give the girl in your life a brain-building twist on traditional pink, glittery toys with this Pinxies mermaid ship that helps her learn the ins and outs of architecture while having fun. She’ll build the ship, add her mermaid decorations and characters, and set sail to the land of imagination. Here are more of the hottest Christmas gifts that will be flying off the shelves this year.
The Box by Dr. Ava
Best for: Skin care devotees
This is the ultimate gift for skin care lovers, thanks to a careful curation of top-notch, dermatologist-approved products offered in one glorious collection. Give it as a one-time gift or get a full quarterly subscription. Each box comes with hundreds of dollars worth of premium skin care at a fraction of the retail value, so you may want to get one of these for yourself, too.
Hue Theracom Ribbed Night Crew CBD Socks
Best for: People who are on their feet all day
We told you this list would be chock-full of unique gifts, and CBD socks definitely fit the bill. These comfy crew socks are infused with real CBD designed to help their tootsies relax. It’s an ideal gift for those with chronic foot pain and anyone who stands on their feet all day.
Tibetan Singing Bowl Set
Best for: Spiritual types
Bring out their inner peace with this authentic hand-hammed, bronze Tibetan singing bowl set. It’s a meditation bowl that spa owners rave about, yoga practices can’t get enough of, and your inner Frankie from Grace & Frankie will get a kick out of giving to the person who needs a little zen in their lives.
Tea Collection Printed Layering Tee
Best for: Little boys with style
This long-sleeve tee comes in fun, unusual prints that make the best gifts for boys who love hours of nature-inspired play. Parents will especially love that the designs and prints are made in relatively small batches, so he’ll always stand out from the crowd.
Minted Foil-Pressed Map
Best for: Sentimental types
Commemorate the place you met, the birthplace of a loved one, or a first home together with these metallic foil-pressed maps. Choose from 50 states, 71 cities, 16 countries, or customize your own. It’s up to you. This special artwork even comes framed, so it will be ready to hang on their wall right after they unwrap this incredibly unique gift.
Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams Top Sellers Collection
Best for: The ones who always have the scoop
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! And that’s exactly what will happen when five delectable flavors—including Salty Caramel, Brambleberry Crisp, and Brown Butter Almond Brittle—show up on their doorstep. Yum!
Essence Lash Princess Mascara Bundle
Best for: Lash lovers
This top-rated mascara from essence is one of the most popular makeup items on Amazon. Seriously, it has more than 140,000 five-star reviews. (We tried it, by the way, and it totally lives up to the hype!) It makes a great stocking stuffer for makeup lovers, and it’s a budget-friendly find that looks and feels more expensive than it really is. The package contains all four best sellers: Lash Princess False Lash Effect Mascara, Lash Princess False Lash Effect Waterproof Mascara, Lash Princess Sculpted Volume Mascara, and Lash Princess Volume Mascara.
Travelpro Platinum Elite Expandable Luggage
Best for: Travelers
If they have a big trip planned, they’ll love this expandable soft-side bag with spinning wheels. The generous 25-inch size fits everything they need for a weekend away (and then some), and it even has a built-in, fold-out suiter that keeps clothes free of wrinkles.
Rowan The Dry Shampoo
Best for: Dog parents
This is definitely not your average dry shampoo. In fact, it’s not even for humans! This unique, coconut-scented dry shampoo is a dream for dog parents who love fresh, clean-smelling pups but don’t always have the time and energy to rush them to the groomer’s or give them a full bath. It’s made with human-grade ingredients and without sulfates, parabens, talc, or propellants.
Yogibo Traybo 2.0
Best for: Anyone working from home
This cushioned lap desk has a built-in wooden groove and a stretchy bottom for the most comfortable way to work from home. It’ll easily accommodate most laptops and tablets, and it comes in five happiness-sparking colors that fit all ages and styles. You could always pair it with an affordable laptop if you want to go all out.
California Design Den Thermal Blanket
Best for: The one who’s always cold
A blanket may not seem like one of the most unique gifts, but when it’s offered in a hard-to-find 100 percent cotton herringbone material? It definitely is. Better yet, it comes in a variety of neutral colors and is so affordable, you’ll want to buy one for your own bed. FYI, trend watchers expect this brand-new product to become one of Amazon’s best sellers.
Breads Chocolate and Cinnamon Babka (3-Pack)
Best for: New Yorkers at heart
Breads Bakery keeps racking up awards as the “best of” New York City. See why with this chocolate and cinnamon babka three-pack, which oozes with authentic flavor and all-around deliciousness. You can ship this gift anywhere in the United States, and there’s a 100 percent chance your giftee be back for more after the first taste.
Eat2explore Cooking Kit for Kids
Best for: Adventurous eaters
Combine the usual dinner preparation with fun and learning. They’ll focus on a specific country or cuisine based on the kit you choose, and make the most out of three easy-to-follow recipes with local favorites or national dishes. Essential spices, grains, and sauces are included with each kit, plus a shopping list of items like proteins and fresh veggies. Each kit also includes a brochure for kids to read about the country they’re cooking in the style of, and fun quizzes the family can make the most of over dinner.
Made by Mary Birth Flower Necklace
Best for: The beautiful flower in your world
This fun, updated take on birthstone and astrology jewelry is just the ticket. She’ll love wearing her birth flower on a gold-tone, silver, or rose-gold-tone pendant. Choose the chain length and color, as well as the size of the pendant itself, to perfectly suit her style and taste. This could make a lovely stocking stuffer for the woman in your life.
Narciso Rodriguez Musc Noir
Best for: Free spirits
She’ll love the departure from typical scents with this combination of juicy plum, flowers, suede, and gently contrasting notes. It’s a tribute scent to the many sides of a woman’s strengths, and one she’ll love wearing time after time.
Mosaic Foods Family Meals
Best for: Time-pressed families
Forget another night of takeout. These carefully planned, veggie-packed family meals will let them heat, eat, and feel good about their choices. Don’t worry, Mom—the brand is serious about no added sugars or artificial, hard-to-pronounce ingredients. This gets a healthy, great-tasting dinner on the table in a jiffy so everyone can focus on their very important other things.
Melissa & Doug 6-Piece Pretend Play Cleaning Set
Best for: Messy kids
The joy of tidying up can never be found too early. You’ll all enjoy this quiet, creative play set that comes with a pretend mop, broom, dust pan, and more. Here are more gifts for kids they’ll play with all the time.
Dark Matter by Monoprice Gaming Monitor
Best for: Serious gamers
This next-generation, 24-inch gaming monitor comes with serious color performance, ultra-fast speed (thanks to a 144Hz refresh rate and a single ms response time), and wide viewing angles. They’ll play for hours (or less, if you prefer) with this smooth, gorgeous display that will make them feel like they’re actually in the game. It also includes a USB-C video input with 15 watts of power delivery for charging and powering a connected device.
Clean Matcha Green Tea
Best for: Conscious sippers
This organic pure green matcha is a health-product lover’s dream tea. It’s a conversation starter, stocking stuffer, and health-forward way to add some healthy antioxidants into their daily cuppa.
Baby Yoda “The Tea Is Strong with This One” Mug
Best for: Star Wars fans
Pair the warming Clean matcha above with this mug that’s one of the funniest (yet most practical) Baby Yoda gifts around. It’s an affordable addition they won’t soon forget, and you’ll both share a laugh over it.
Puma Suede Classic XXI Women’s Sneakers
Best for: Women who miss the ’90s
Tell her this favorite vintage style is officially back in fashion and better than ever. She’ll relive her best mid-’90s dreams in these classic suede Pumas and wonder why she ever wore anything else. They’re available in seven eye-catching colors and women’s sizes 5.5 through 11.
Wilton Non-Stick Diamond-Infused Baking Set
Best for: New homeowners
This sharp navy blue collection of Wilton non-stick bakeware is just what new homeowners need to upgrade their kitchens. The entire seven-piece set is dishwasher-safe and comes with a large baking sheet, two round pans, an oblong pan, a medium baking sheet, a 12-cup muffin pan, and a loaf pan for epic banana bread.
NxTSTOP Getaway Mask Hoodie
Best for: Guys on the go
If he’s always forgetting his mask and loves a good hoodie, this clever Getaway Mask style is going to rock his world. It is designed with a soft jersey built-in mask that fits comfortably over his mouth and nose; plus, it has a hood with an adjustable closure. The hand-warming pockets are a reviewer favorite and make this one of the best hoodies to wear to the big game or even just running errands.
Solo Stove Bonfire
Best for: Campers
Get the marshmallows ready, because this nifty portable bonfire system is going to be their new favorite gadget. This portable, smokeless fire pit creates a super-efficient burn that’s mesmerizing to watch and fun to sit around while making memories. It’s easy to take on camping trips or simply use in the backyard, and it will help to create some of the best family photos for years to come.
Eddie Bauer Lodge Down Women’s Gloves
Best for: Obsessive texters
Available in three sizes and four colors, these touchscreen-compatible insulated gloves offer serious protection and warming, thanks to 650-fill premium down on the backs and ThermaFill on the palms. They’re also water-repellent in case someone needs to throw a snowball or two.
Twenty Twenty Wakeup Call Eye Prep Set
Best for: Early risers
This four-piece eye collection is designed for fresh morning starts and soothing care after hours. It includes an Easy on the Eyes Daily Hygiene Facial Spray, a Get Growing Lash & Brow Serum, a Cool It Soothing Eye Mask, and a Double Duty Precision Liner. No one will ever know they didn’t get a full eight hours of shut-eye.
LEE Sherpa Lined Denim Jacket
Best for: Tween boys
If he refuses to give up his jean jacket in the colder months but you’re desperate to keep him warm, this is the perfect compromise. This Sherpa-lined denim jacket comes in a range of sizes ideal for kids aged eight to 14. It’s a cozier, elevated take on the classic that you’ll both love.
Aura Personalized Hair Care
Best for: The one with hard-to-care-for tresses
There’s no such thing as one-size-fits-all hair care. Aura’s custom hair products can tackle challenges head-on, giving them the gorgeous locks they’ve always dreamed about. To start, your giftee will take a quick quiz to determine their hair’s specific needs, and then this vegan and cruelty-free brand will whip up just the right “ritual” for their mane. There’s even an option to add a semi-permanent classic, neutralizing, or fantasy pigment to their conditioners and hair masks.
Kenneth Cole Reaction Pet Carrier Backpack
Best for: Pet parents
They’ll be the cat’s meow with this Kenneth Cole Reaction pet carrier backpack that helps them chauffeur their cat or small dog anywhere it needs to go—in style. It can handle pets up to 22 pounds and features dual side entries with a mesh pocket for pets to see the world. It’s a particularly good gift for cat lovers who also happen to travel with their kitties.
Sijo Eucalyptus Bedding Bundle
Best for: Lovers of luxury
If silky, satin-like sheets have always been on their wish list, these modestly priced Sijo sheets are going bring them the biggest smile yet. They’re made of a special eucalyptus-based Tencel that feels like an actual dream against skin. Frankly, they may infuse magic into the material, too, because it’s easy to wash and stays cool all night.
Outdoor Voices Doing Things Hat
Best for: Guys with a sense of humor
He’ll love wearing this hat while he’s, you know, doing things. It’s a practical yet funny gag gift he’ll make the most of while playing tennis, attending sporting events, running errands, walking the dog, or doing just about anything else he finds himself…doing.
Laneige Hydration-to-Go! Gift Set
Best for: Jet-setters
This five-piece, travel-ready set of skin care essentials is best for a woman with normal to dry skin who wants to up the ante on her hydration. It’s ideal for applying pre-, mid-, or post-flight to combat the effects of dry plane air, or as the perfect winter barrier against cool weather.
Sanuk Cozy Vibe Slipper
Best for: Comfort connoisseurs
With a functional backless silhouette, these Sanuk Cozy Vibe indoor/outdoor shoes are the best slippers for the gal who has a lot to do. They’re lined with a soft, fluffy wool blend that feels like a warm cloud, as well as recycled materials like hemp, bio-based sugarcane EVA foam, and responsibly sourced leather. She’ll wear these to kick back with a cup of coffee on the patio and then grab the mail.
Ibex Women’s Woolies Long Sleeve Crew
Best for: Skiers
Whether she’s headed out to the mountain or just living in a cold climate, this Ibex Woolies base layer long-sleeve crew shirt will be her new go-to. Available in six modern neutral shades and sizes XS through XL, the merino-wool construction will keep her warm and dry all day long.
Proper No. Twelve Irish Whiskey
Best for: Single-malt fans
This triple-distilled single-malt whiskey is bourbon-barrel-aged for four years to create the smoothest sips with notes of vanilla, honey, and wood. It’s a moderately priced bottle that offers an expensive-tasting feel they’ll love sharing around a holiday table or with friends. Make this gift even more personal by engraving the bottle or adding on a handmade leather bottle holder. If the person on your list prefers a good Cabernet or Chardonnay, head on over to this list of unique gifts for wine lovers.
Wilton Perfect Results Non-Stick Donut Pan
Best for: Creative bakers
Whip up all sorts of trendy treats with this affordable non-stick donut pan that is one of Amazon’s best-selling affordable baking items. It has 20 donut cavities and offers a slightly healthier take on everyone’s favorite treat since it skips the typical deep-frying step. The sweet tooth in your life would love this, and if you’re lucky, you’ll get to taste some of the end results.
Made by Mary Bold Jude Chain Necklace
Best for: Fans of retro style
This yellow-gold-filled paperclip chain adds retro charm to any outfit. It’s a bold pop of metallic glory that instantly elevates typical jeans and tees, layers like no other, or adds just the right amount of flair to a dressed-up ensemble.
Lark Adventurewear Coziest Sweats
Best for: Toddlers
Start with Lark Adventurewear’s Coziest Joggers and pair them with a matching hoodie or two for the most adorable matching loungewear sets. They come in fun, gender-neutral colors and are made of ultra-soft material little ones will love wearing all day long. Plus, they’re great hand-me-downs, since they’re made for kids of all types and styles.
Ancient Nutrition Multi Collagen Protein
Best for: Health nuts
If they’re already into the ever-growing trend of collagen and protein supplementation, this Ancient Nutrition powder formula in a rich vanilla flavor is going to be their new favorite. It’s easy to add to smoothies, coffee, and other drinks for an impressive nine grams of protein and a full day’s worth of vitamin C per scoop.
Saxx Vibe Super Soft Jersey Boxer Briefs
Best for: Guys who are all about comfort
You’re the most supportive, so it makes sense that you’d support him in every way possible. Available in dozens of prints and solids and in sizes small through 2XL, these boys-boosting boxer briefs are made of a breathable fabric that’s so soft, he’ll never want to wear another underwear brand ever again.
NextBase 522GW DashCam
Best for: Road-trippers
This new-to-market dashcam offers premium features you’d have a hard time finding elsewhere, as well as an emergency SOS response that will make any driver feel safe. It also boasts built-in Alexa capabilities, 1440p HD recording with a polarizing lens, and a long list of thousands of happy customers raving about how useful it is. Here are more cool car gadgets for a safer ride.
Backyard Discovery Buckley Hill Wooden Swing Set
Best for: Kids
All the kids will love you for this timeless gift. More affordable than you think, this wooden swing set has a covered upper fort with a built-in chalkboard and mesh-enclosed walls. Those mesh walls mean added protection, better visibility for parents, and oodles of fun. It also features two swings, a fun-to-climb ladder, and more places to get their energy out in a fun, healthy way. Get it as a gift for your toddler and you’ll get years of use from it.
Catrice Prime and Fine Illuminating Dewy Glow Fixing Spray
Best for: The product obsessed
This inexpensive little spray bottle is going to change the way the amateur makeup artist in your life feels about drugstore makeup. After a quick shake, it instantly becomes a primer, makeup setter, fixing spray, or refresher that rivals any of the pricier brands. It’s also a great gift-exchange item between friends or a stocking stuffer for nearly anyone because it’s so affordable and shade-neutral.
Galanz Retro Countertop Microwave Oven
Best for: Interior decor fans
If they’re decorating their kitchen with all sorts of retro vibes, this Galanz countertop microwave is an absolutely essential unique gift that will be the cherry on top. It comes with all the modern functions of today’s best microwaves, but with the added appeal of vintage styling and colors. More than 7,000 Amazon reviewers have weighed in, saying it’s a “must-buy” for vintage kitchens.
Dr. Bonyfide Human Anatomy for Kids Starter Set
Best for: Growing scientific minds
This four-book set is just the kind of gift for book lovers that will get them started on the path to exciting scientific discovery, learning about health and the human body, and even showing off in class. It’s a perfect blend of easy-to-read facts with fun, interactive activities that help kids retain the information. The included anatomy workbook inspires self-confidence and is filled with kid-friendly learning, rhymes, puzzles, games, and a neat pair of X-ray vision glasses.
Mars Dust Globe
Best for: Amateur astronomers
This fun play on the already-famous snow globe will impress the most out-of-this-world people on your list and land you in a whole new creative gift-giving stratosphere. It’s great for most ages, awakens a sense of adventure, and offers a realistic topographical view of the surface of Mars.
Hylete Nimbus High Waist Leggings
Best for: Hikers, yoga devotees, and cyclists
These do-it-all high-waisted leggings are Hylete’s best-selling pocketed style that can make it up the mountain and back down to yoga class without skipping a beat. They offer a flattering fit, mild compression, and flexibility with rugged material that stands up to high-impact fitness.
Sunshine Tienda Horn Earrings
Best for: Women who love the ’80s
Everything old is new again, and these very 1980s-feeling gold-tone statement earrings are just the way to make the most of the vintage revival style. The key to making them look fresh is pairing them with very in-the-moment outfit pieces. She’ll love dressing these up with a favorite jumpsuit, sweater dress, or oversized cardigan.
LEGO Classic Medium Creative Brick Box
Best for: Budding builders
Skip the pre-made sets and head straight for a large bucket of classic LEGO pieces for the kids. Here’s where things get fun: Challenge them to a series of building contests without the luxury of having an included formula or layout. Let their minds to go work dreaming up magic and making good used of all 484 included pieces. For a smaller gift, try these stocking stuffers for kids.
Mildly Watercolor Duvet Cover (3-Piece Set)
Best for: Dreamers
Choose from dozens of hand-created artistic designs on a high-end, 500-thread-count sateen-finish duvet to really dazzle someone on your list. Options include watercolor mountainscapes, tie-dye-style ombrés, and rich western-style patterns that will draw all the best attention. It’s a unique take on an always-appreciated bedding gift, and one they’ll treasure for years to come.
Repêchage Hydra Medic Starter Collection
Best for: Those with sensitive, problematic skin
This travel-size Hydra Medic kit is great for giving the line a try and even includes the brand’s best-selling Hydra Medic Clear Complexion Drying Lotion. Reviewers report the combo kit as a “miracle” for clearing up skin problems like acne caused by clogged pores.
Hickory Farms California Gourmet Wine Gift Basket
Best for: Your boss
Tell the boss or coworker on your list how much you value them with this mouthwatering Hickory Farms gourmet gift basket that comes loaded with everything they’d need for a perfect nice day in with a loved one. Each basket is packed with generous servings of sausage, smoked cheddar, sweet hot mustard, dark chocolate peanut butter meltaways, crackers, butter toffee pretzels, nuts, and Generosity Cellars California Chardonnay.
Best for: Grillers
Once he tries it, he won’t know how he ever lived without this 165-foot, long-range smart wireless meat thermometer. It’s a tech-forward way to make sure every piece of meat comes out just right—every time. It connects through Bluetooth to his phone, so he can kick back with a cool drink and know exactly when his steak is done without checking it constantly.
Vida KF94 Kids Mask
Best for: Parents of little ones
Nope, we’re not done with masks just yet, and this is the one you’ll want to protect the little ones in your life. These FDA-registered KF94 wonders feature a filtration efficiency of 94 percent or greater, and the comfortable, breathable four-layer masks are CE-certified. Each package also includes a prepaid return label to send back used masks for recycling, so it’s a terrific eco-friendly gift, too.
Fresh Wave Odor Removing Gel
Best for: Student athletes
This clever fragrance gel is the perfect addition to your soccer star’s gym locker. It looks like an ordinary container, but it goes to work absorbing all sorts of stinky odors while gently releasing its own gentle combination of cedarwood, lime, and anise. It’s also an ideal addition to office spaces that smell a little funky, because they can be easily placed without insulting anyone. This would also make an excellent white elephant gift that people will be fighting over.
Gund P.Lushes Designer Fashion Pets
Best for: Pint-sized fashion enthusiasts
It’s a fact: All kids love stuffed animals. But Gund’s latest designer fashion pets take things to the next level with a fashionable—and highly collectible—upgrade. They come in runway-ready prints, have glittery accessories, and are all-around adorable.
Maurices Belted Black Fringe Cardigan
Best for: Statement makers
You could get her a simple, solid-colored cardigan and she’d definitely appreciate it, but this boldly printed, black-and-white fringe cardigan offers so much more. It’s a statement piece in neutral colors she’ll be able to pair with just about everything she already owns.
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