Gift Edit 2023

75 of the Best Gifts You Can Shop on Amazon That’ll Arrive By Christmas

updated Dec 11, 2023
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This feature is part of Apartment Therapy's Gift Edit, our editor-curated collection of gift ideas. 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 gift shop all year round.

Whether you’re picking up a gift for someone special during the holidays, to celebrate a birthday, or just to cheer up a loved one with a kind gesture, you’ll find the perfect gift choice at Amazon. To save you time browsing, we selected the best Amazon gifts that meet a wide range of gift-giving needs. From great options for home cooks to useful tools for frequent travelers, to unexpected home goods and personal items that help anyone relax, our Amazon gifting collection has you covered. Some of these have also been personally recommended by our editors, and they’ve all been chosen carefully — so the gifts you give will always be super thoughtful.

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was $44.99

Know a friend or family member who loves bringing leftovers to work the next day? They're bound to get a kick out of this electric lunchbox from Crock-Pot. Available in six chic colors, this innovative lunchbox stores up to 20 ounces of food and makes heating (and eating) foods like soups, chili, and more a breeze.

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was $38.99

Getting your nails done regularly can be quite expensive nowadays, so if you know any friends who like to maintain a fresh set on a budget, get them this UV gel nail light. The two-in-one light and dryer will ensure that their manicures always look professionally done and last a long time. After that, all your giftee needs are some gel polishes, and they're ready to go!

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was $49.90

For the homebody who takes their lounging seriously, a couch cup holder might just become their new favorite thing. Designed to fit on any style couch, it not only adds a convenient cup holder, but it also adds a space to store remotes, so there's never any question as to who's in charge on the TV.

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Any candle-lover will be thrilled to get this candle-warming lamp as a gift. Instead of burning candles, it warms them with a small heat lamp and lets their aroma float around without any smoke. It also generally makes each candle last longer.

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was $19.99

It’s a nightmare scenario: you get to an adorable restaurant or bar with your group, only to realize the only place you can safely put your bag is on your lap. Remedy this for the bag lovers in your life with the Clipa 2 bag hanger. This hinged clip opens up to attach to edges, ledges, bars, and openings, keeping bags up to 33 pounds safe and off of the floor. Best of all, the Clipa2 is also pretty stylish, coming in eight finishes. What's not to love?

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was $94.99

In addition to being stylish and affordable, this neat office chair won over the internet because it allows sitters to comfortably sit cross-legged. The chair's swiveling armless design also allows for unrestricted movement, and it takes no more than 20 minutes to assemble! If you know a friend who works from home, this find is bound to delight them.

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Treat someone special to a little self-care with this facial massager. It's simple to use: Just place it in the freezer for at least two hours, then roll it over your face and neck for a cooling massage that tones the skin and reduces puffiness.

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Fall is the best time of the year to pull out the Dutch oven and if you're foodie fanatic friend is missing one in their cooking arsenal, this Lodge pick makes the perfect gift. Combining versatile porcelain enamel with Lodge’s legendary cast-iron technology, this vessel sears, roasts, and braises just as good as the big names.

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Anyone who loves to travel knows that packing jewelry can be one of the hardest tasks — except with this tiny pick from Benevolence LA in tow. Perfect for anyone looking for something compact, we love this viral pick for its multiple color options, divided storage space, and included mirror (ideal for getting ready on-the-go).

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was $24.99

This mini personal-sized fan is the next best thing to a personal cabana assistant. Banish sweltering temps with its mini-but-mighty motor and dual speed settings. It also contorts into two folding designs, so you can go hands-free, and boasts a flashlight and charger on one end for when the sun (and battery) goes down. We're calling this pick the ultimate stocking stuffer.

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was $35.49

Help someone in your life keep their sunglasses (or eyeglasses) organized with this travel sunglasses case. It includes three cases that are all connected and easy to access, and they all fold up into a compact size that's great for traveling.

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Delight your giftee with this retro-inspired, polaroid-style camera that delivers instant prints. Available in seven pastel colors and neutrals, this mini camera takes standard shots, as well as perfectly framed selfies with its dedicated selfie lens.

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We're all about small-space-friendly finds and this tiny, tabletop lamp is as eye-catching as it is smart. "Measuring around 3 inches tall, the Mina lamp fits easily in the palm of my hand, but should you desire a larger lamp and more light, there are also medium and large versions that are about an inch or two taller," wrote contributor Caroline in her glowing review. "Its teensy size, combined with the USB-recharging functionality, makes it highly portable." The lamp takes inspiration from mid-century modern and Scandinavian design, so it'll add a sophisticated touch to any reading corner.

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was $89.99

Whether you’re looking for a gift for someone who loves to bake or someone whose lack of tools may make them feel intimidated by baking, you can’t go wrong with this KitchenAid hand mixer. This model features seven adjustable speed settings and a soft-grip handle that makes mixing more comfortable.

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was $49.99

Air travel can be hard on the body, and this neck pillow is a great way to make any flight more comfortable. It can be worn in at least six different ways to facilitate all kinds of sleeping styles, and its breathable fabric keeps people cool. Plus, it's machine-washable for easy cleaning.

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This simple cell phone stand is an excellent productivity-boosting gift because it lets someone see notifications on their phone while avoiding picking it up and accidentally getting distracted. It also comes in handy in the kitchen for anyone who reads recipes off their phone.

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was $59.00

Help someone take better care of their sweaters with this electric fabric shaver. It safely removes pilling and loose threads without damaging the fabric or creating any holes — great for making any old, winter sweater look (almost) brand-new again.

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was $59.99

This colorful light projector creates a sense of calm that can help anyone fall asleep quickly, making it a great gift for your hard-working friend and loved ones. It blankets the bedroom in soothing galactical shapes, and it can be controlled through a phone app to dial in the exact colors and design that any user finds most relaxing.

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There's nothing more calming than a home that smells good. Gift someone you love tranquility in a bottle with this linen spray from P.F. Candle Co., featuring relaxing notes of moss, lavender, sage, lavandin, orange, amber, and musk.

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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 the 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 $32.97

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 $109.99

Give the gift of peace of mind with this emergency preparedness 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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Desk organizers may not seem like very exciting gifts, but this magnetic cord holder is a surprisingly chic find that anyone will love to have. It prevents phone and laptop charging cords from falling off the table by simply holding them in place with internal magnets, which is the kind of modern problem that we all experience but often don't think about solving. Whoever you buy this for will be extremely grateful to have it.

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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. Its 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 28,000 (!!) five-star reviews. It also comes in an array of colors, as well as sizes from Twin to King. Even better? Check out the affordable price!

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was $21.99

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 $85.00

These geometric coasters from 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 or who simply appreciates the finer things in life.

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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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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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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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was $69.99

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

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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 $36.99

Did you know that Paddywax candles, the cult brand everyone loves, are on Amazon? You can get this 16-ounce candle in eye-catching blue and green for your lucky gift recipient, featuring a “Saltwater Suede” scent.

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Keeping a daily makeup kit organized whether at home or on the go with one of the best cosmetic bags around: the Kusshi. It holds a crazy amount of products and features an array of pockets, zippers, and compartments so there's a place for everything and everything's in its place. Best of all, it comes in three sizes and various colors/materials, meaning there's an option for everyone.

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was $26.00

Anyone who's excited to break out their 2024 planner will appreciate this vibrant set of washi tape, which comes with 10 rolls. The different colors are perfect for organizational purposes. Plus, washi tape is great for hanging up art and photos, as it won't damage walls.

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was $29.99

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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was $348.00

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-cancelling headphones, which are just the thing for paying attening during Zoom meetings, maintaining privacy on flights, 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 display vanity essentials.

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Do you remember the days of only being able to upload like 10 Mp3s to your teeny, tiny player? Or have you at least heard about them? Long gone are those days, and now, you can gift this portable wireless Bluetooth speaker that can play thousands of Spotify tunes.

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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 such as 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 any pots and pans (including nonstick ones).

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Gift your most forgetful friend with this little piece of life-changing technology. With this leather keyring, they can attach their Apple AirTag to everything from their car keys to a piece of luggage to help them always keep track of their belongings.

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Warm accessories will go a long way toward helping friends and family feel your love from this season. 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 this 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 $49.99

Cozy bath towels are a gift anyone can (and will) appreciate. Supremely soft, absorbent, and stylish, these towels are worth the hype and guaranteed to elevate your giftee's bathroom (as well as their overall bathing routine) to that of spa levels. Plus, they're available in more than 20 colors.

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

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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 a 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 your giftee's 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 hard all year round. It includes foot cream, hand cream, lip balm, and other soothing ointments.

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was $129.00

A rug is the quickest way to add warmth and texture to a space, and this chunky area rug will do exactly that. Made from durable jute, it will go with a wide variety of decor schemes and work well in living rooms, bedrooms, and home offices.

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was $54.99

Could your gift recipient use a little extra self-care this year? If so, this bamboo bathtub caddy will be right up their alley. It has an iPad stand for bubble-bath movie marathons and a wine glass holder to make sure they don't spill any vino.

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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, this gooseneck water kettle is definitely the right gift to give. The long neck allows for easy pouring, and the base warms up quickly on gas, electric, and induction stovetops. Plus, it adds a modern touch to a kitchen.

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Maybe the person on your list loves anything to do with boho decor. 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 to decide on because there are 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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was $99.95

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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Our commerce editor Sarah found that this smart alarm clock helped her keep her phone out of her bedroom at night, which lead to much more restful sleep. It has several pleasant alarm sounds to choose from, an adjustable nightlight, a dimmable display screen, and a two-phase alarm that mimics how humans naturally wake up. Read Sarah's full review to see why everyone can appreciate this bedroom upgrade.

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was $59.99

Pretty much anyone who’s ever purchased an air fryer loves it, and when you give this Dash model to your friend or loved one, they will, too. This device is especially great for anyone who thinks air fryers are too complicated because it has a super simple user interface and easy-to-load cooking container.

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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 $224.95

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 construction and raised bed of grill lines, this skillet will be an amazing addition to any kitchen — especially for anyone who likes to grill but doesn't have access to an outdoor grill.

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Upgrade your recipient's kitchen attire with this professional-grade apron — it's a nice, fresh look for the holiday cooking season. Additionally, the apron is available in five colors, and its size is suitable for both men and women.

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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 thoughtful gift.

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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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was $49.99

The only thing worse than your phone dying is when it happens while you're someplace where you don't speak the language. That'll never happen again as long as you or your giftee has this 3-in-1 foldable charger in your shoulder bag. Sarah, our commerce SEO editor, never goes on a weekend trip without it, writing, "I knew that by throwing this charger in (my bag), I’d be set with chargers for all my essentials and found myself so relieved I didn’t have to go rummaging around for the right cables." In fact, she said the magnetic charger is so good, she even finds herself reaching for it at home.

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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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This weekender bag is ideal for anyone who likes to take quick getaways that don’t require a full-on suitcase. You could even use the bag as “wrapping paper” to contain several smaller gifts if you're feeling extra generous this year.

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

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was $48.98

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

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