Gift Edit 2022

54 of the Best Gifts You Can Shop on Amazon Right Now

updated Dec 12, 2022
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This feature is part of Apartment Therapy's Gift Edit, our editor-curated collection of gift ideas for every occasion. Need more inspiration? Check out all our guides here.

There’s basically nothing you can’t find on Amazon. A great desktop organizer? An avocado-shaped pool float? An air fryer that will make you feel like a high-end chef? Yup, it’s all there. From the useful and expected to the truly unique, Amazon’s wide breadth of products makes it the ideal one-stop shop for gifting all year long.

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Since the site currently has millions of items for sale, it’s the perfect place to discover unique, stylish, and spot-on gifts, even for those hard-to-buy-for people on your list. Whether you’re in the market for a birthday gift, a housewarming gift, or you need some last-minute holiday items, Amazon has you covered with these thoughtful finds.

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These tulip glasses are all-purpose workhorses that anyone would be thrilled to receive. They’re good for beer, wine, liquor, mixed drinks, and pretty much anything else you’d want to put in there since the tapered shape concentrates aroma, helps retain foam atop beer and creamy cocktails, and increases the strength of the glass itself.

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Spend five minutes on TikTok and you'll realize just how big plaster art is right now. Score your own signature piece — straight from Amazon! — with this gorgeous oversized framed item. It's the ideal piece if your aesthetic is boho or modern, and you're on the hunt for that final finishing touch.

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was $200.00

This forward-thinking three-piece luggage set was made to make traveling a little more comfortable. It comes with three hard-shell suitcases with multidirectional wheels, two for checking and one carry-on. Each piece of luggage is equipped with a 3-in-1 cup holder, USB port, and phone holder; which means less fussing with devices and more time to relax.

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was $69.99

All the cool kids have a mushroom lamp, or at least that's what TikTok tells us. This fun bedside light comes in eight colors and features a soft glow that adds a retro flair to any space.

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was $99.99

Give the gift of peace of mind with this emergency kit that's sure to be a hit. The backpack contains everything necessary to sustain two people for 72 hours. We’re talking first-aid kit, survival blanket, power station, multi-tool, food, and water. It's no wonder one of our editors loves to give it as a housewarming gift.

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Designed specifically for amateur bartenders who want to make professional-quality cocktails at home, the editor-favorite Elevated Craft Cocktail Shaker is sleek, stylish, and oh-so-useful. It's double-wall vacuum insulated, so your hands stay warm while your drink stays cold; the twist top prevents leaks and sticking; volume measurements are marked right into the cap; and the ergonomic shape lends itself to a one-hand shake.

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Softness, wrinkle-free material, and deep pockets for bulky mattresses aren’t the only things going for this four-piece sheet set, which has racked up more than 152,000 (!!) five-star reviews. It also comes in an array of colors and patterns, as well as sizes from Twin to California King, including Twin XL and Split King. Even better? Check out the affordable price!

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was $23.99

A soft, chic throw blanket is always a gifting home run. This one has a cozy waffle weave that feels light enough for summer but provides just enough warmth on chilly nights. And we love that it comes in a ton of trendy colors.

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was $18.61

Upgrade your recipient's kitchen attire with this garden-inspired apron — it's a nice, fresh look for the upcoming holiday cooking season. There are dozens of other prints too in case you want to gift your whole cookie baking crew a little something.

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These pop-art-inspired coasters — the brainchild of design icon Jonathan Adler — would make a great decorative upgrade to any bar cart or coffee table. Gift them to anyone who could happily spend all day at the MoMA.

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If your loved one is someone who needs to break the habit of sleeping with their phone under their pillow, gift them this convenient bed shelf. It tucks in between the mattress and bed frame for an easy (and nearby) place to stash their phone, book, glasses, and more.

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was $249.99

For the person who prefers to have all their favorite reads available at all times, you can't beat the Kindle Oasis. Featuring a sleek, lightweight design, this fresh model offers either 8GB or 32GB of storage, auto-adjusting light sensors, a weeks-long battery life, and access to millions of books, newspapers, and audiobooks with just the touch of a button.

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Whether your friend is a sushi connoisseur or just really enjoys dips of all kinds, these adorable porcelain sauce dishes will do the trick. Available in four different hues, these beauties come in a set of four.

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was $54.99

Your favorite new apartment dweller will love this chic ottoman, which couples design-forward appeal (like rich velvet!) with plenty of secret storage. They can use the roomy interior to stash everything from television remotes and magazines to all those tech charging cords that are so hard to corral.

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If your giftee is an ace on the grill, gift them this wireless meat thermometer from MeatStick. The Bluetooth-enabled device transmits the energy of whatever they're cooking to his smartphone, so they can easily nail that covetable medium-rare.

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This adorable Victrola suitcase-style record player is available in a whopping 18 colors, so you're sure to find the perfect one to go with even the most colorful spaces. Snag this groovy gift for the music lover in your life or gift the pal that can't hit up a flea market without coming home with several new records.

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In our opinion, a vase is basically the world’s most perfect housewarming gift. From experience, it never seems like there’s a vase around when you need one, and this watercolor-inspired vase will certainly pretty up a fresh floral bouquet.

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was $164.95

Gift the aspiring green thumb in your life the best chance at success with this smart garden that takes the guesswork out of growing. Simply fill the base up with water, turn on the overhead light and forget it (really!). In no time, your favorite gardener (or overly ambitious plant parent) will have a slew of healthy herb babies to admire.

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was $40.00

Did you know that Paddywax candles, the cult brand everyone loves, are on Amazon? You can get this one in eye-catching blue and green for your lucky gift recipient, featuring a “Saltwater Suede” scent.

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There isn't a person on the planet who wouldn't find this planter charming. I mean, the hair is the plant — can you even? Snag this pot for someone who needs a smile or likes a quirky element in their home.

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was $49.99

Set aside for a moment the fact that Amazon's Echo speaker looks so cute with its small spherical shape. What's really cool about this device is that it connects to Alexa, so your giftee can use it to set alarms, ask questions, and control the temperature in the house. And, of course, the Echo connects to Bluetooth and plays music.

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was $29.99

Wouldn’t your mom or closest friend just adore these glamorous slippers? Reminiscent of Old Hollywood starlets, the faux fur is soft, warm, and oh-so-luxe.

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Have you been trying to track down the perfect gift for your partner with no success? In that case, we’ll direct you to these Sony noise-canceling headphones, which are just the thing for Zoom meetings or relaxing with great music.

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was $49.99

If your friend adores making Instagram Reels or constantly uploads videos to TikTok, this ring light with an extendable tripod stand was made for them. It’ll provide that flawless lighting, and it’ll hold their phone while filming.

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This is another spot-on gift for someone moving into a new home. This marble tray feels cool and current, and it’ll work impeccably as a place to drop keys or to display vanity essentials.

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was $35.00

Give the gift of cozy homemade dinners all season long, straight from the kitchen of Joanna Gaines — well, sort of. Volume 2 of her best-selling cookbook includes the how-tos for various comfort food meals like Friendsgiving Casserole and Mushroom-Gruyére Quiche.

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Talk about a little luxury! This set of matching bamboo and silicone utensils doesn't just look good. The pieces are heat resistant to 400 degrees Fahrenheit and will be kind and gentle to all your pots and pans.

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was $35.00

Gift your most forgetful friend with this little piece of life-changing technology. The Apple AirTag can be attached to everything from their car keys to a piece of luggage to help them always keep track of their things.

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Warm accessories will go a long way in helping friends and family to feel your love from afar. This pair of snuggly cable-knit gloves boasts SmartTips technology on each pointer finger and thumb for easy smartphone use.

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Gift your favorite travel-loving friend a stylish weekender bag that's big enough to carry everything from hiking gear and sneakers to sweaters and cold-weather attire. Choose from a variety of stylish shades, many of which have the option to add a matching toiletry bag.

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was $79.90

We all know someone who fancies themselves an amateur mixologist. Make their next happy hour even more fun with a DIY whiskey infusion kit. This comprehensive package includes three types of oak and six herbs and spices to give your mix a truly personal touch.

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Encourage your loved ones to partake in a little self-care with this indulgent box of bath bombs. Each one is crafted with different scent notes and geared towards prompting specific feelings, like balance, relaxation, clarity, restoration, and more. Bonus: The bath bombs are individually wrapped, so you could even break up this set to use as teacher gifts.

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was $34.99

The ability to work out at home has become essential over the last couple of years, and chances are someone on your list is looking to upgrade their fitness space. This versatile yoga mat from Gaiam can be used beneath a stationary bike, throughout your pilates practice, or for weight lifting. Plus, with dozens of colors or patterns to choose from, you're sure to find a style that suits their personality.

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Winter can wreak havoc on dry hands and feet, making a care package like this truly indulgent. Gift this thoughtful package to anyone you know who can use a little love after working so hard, like a nurse, mailperson, or grocery store employee.

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was $49.99

Family game night is about to get a major upgrade thanks to this stylish wooden set. The 7-in-1 collection has all the makings for an epic day in, with pieces for chess, checkers, backgammon, dominoes, cribbage, cards, and poker.

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was $129.00

A rug is the quickest way to add warmth and texture to a space, and this nuLOOM beauty will do exactly that. Rendered in durable jute, it will go with a wide variety of room styles.

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was $59.99

Could your gift recipient use a little extra self-care right now? If so, this bamboo bathtub caddy will be right up their alley, readied with an iPad stand for bubble-bath movie marathons and a wine glass holder.

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was $29.95

If you need a unique gift for your partner that happens to benefit you, too, look no further than this Love Language card game. With 150 conversation-starting questions, it'll have you putting down your smartphones to get to know each other better as a couple.

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For the loved one who just isn't satisfied with basic coffee, a pour-over coffee and tea kettle seems like the right gift to give. The gooseneck allows for easy pouring, and it’ll warm up nicely on any range. Plus, it’ll add a modern touch to a kitchen.

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was $109.99

Whether you’re looking for an engagement gift or a special present for the mother figure who taught you to bake, you can’t go wrong with a KitchenAid hand mixer. This version features nine handy speeds and a soft-grip handle that makes mixing more comfortable.

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was $19.99

Maybe the person on your list loves anything to do with boho décor. If so, they’re guaranteed to find a spot for this cool textured throw pillow cover somewhere in their home.

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Lamps can be so hard for the everyday person to purchase since there’s tons on the market and it can be difficult to land on just the right style for a space. This lamp, with its gold finish and modern globe shape, will basically go anywhere, and you’ll save your recipient hours of lamp shopping.

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You know what’s better than gifting a drinking glass? Gifting a rattan cup holder, which makes drinking any beverage look a lot more stylish and summer-ready.

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was $160.00

Whether you're shopping for newlyweds, new homeowners, or beginner chefs, kitchen essentials are always welcome gifts. This 15-piece knife set from Cuisinart will fit the bill perfectly — it's stocked with everything home cooks need, from cooking shears and steak knives to a Santoku knife.

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Sure, you could buy this set of amazingly soft, cooling eucalyptus sheets for someone you love, or you could always snag it for yourself for a great night's sleep — or both!

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was $59.95

Pretty much anyone who’s ever purchased an air fryer loves it, and when you give this one to your recipient, they will, too. Plus, who can resist that cute blue hue?

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was $215.00

Le Creuset is a beloved brand for good reason, and you can find some of their most popular pieces on Amazon. With its even-heating enameled cast iron and fun shade of blue, this skillet will be an amazing addition to any kitchen.

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If your friend is all about hydrating, consider this reusable, leakproof travel water bottle. Available in a plethora of colors, it collapses conveniently to make it easy to stash in a bag or backpack.

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Does your pal fancy themselves an amateur bartender? Buy them this spirit infusion kit, which can help them make cool cocktail creations like jalenpeño-infused tequila or refreshing cucumber vodka. The possibilities are endless!

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Why do so many people have Philosophy products in their bathrooms? They work beautifully, and they smell divine, too. One of their top products is this Amazing Grace body cream, which makes for a lovely gift.

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For the giftee who is anything but traditional, give this pair of stemless wine glasses that sit at an angle, making for one head-turning wine-sipping session.

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A weekender bag is ideal for those quick getaways that don’t require a full-on suitcase, and it serves as a great gift as well. You could even use the bag as “wrapping paper” to contain several smaller gifts.

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was $59.98

Perhaps your pal could use some big-time relaxation at the end of a long day. This Shiatsu massager is sure to deliver stress-busting, muscle-melting vibes in no time.

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was $9.99

A shampoo brush is bound to take your shower routine to the next level, and for good reason. It’s proven to boost scalp health (just read this AT article for proof!), and it makes a great "just because" gift for your favorite person.