What they say: “I don’t want anything this year.” What you hear: “BUY ME SOMETHING AMAZING.” We all know someone who claims they have enough, but do they really? Not when these crowd-pleasers are still out there. We’ve collected 18 of our best bets for folks who say “no gifts, please” right here, complete with reviews from real satisfied customers. Take a gander—and happy gifting.
1. A one-of-a-kind puzzle shaped like a geode.
Created using a special algorithm and a cool, precise computer-guided laser cutter, each of these puzzles is different from the last.
2. Cocktail stirrers with lots of room for garnishes.
Bloody Mary Cocktail Branches – $18 Buy Now »
3. Custom coasters that show off their favorite place.
Custom Map Coasters Set – $65-75 Buy Now »
4. A bottle opener perfect for ball game fanatics.
These handy tools—made from real game-used bats—each include a unique identifying number, so you can look up the game in which yours appeared.
Game Used Baseball Bat Bottle Openers – $115-165 Buy Now »
5. Mugs made especially for the whole family.
Personalized Family Mugs – $30-160 Buy Now »
6. An elegant dispenser that gussies up boxed wines.
Yes, we’re serious: The wine in this eye-catching orb originally came encased in (gasp) cardboard.
Wine Dispensing Sphere – $65 Buy Now »
7. Interactive art that forms landscapes from sand.
Deep Sea Sand Art – $85 Buy Now »
8. Animal friends that hang freely from houseplants.
Their flexible hands (OK, and feet) hang tight to stems, so they’re sticking around for a while.
Plant Hanging Animals – $22.50 Buy Now »
9. Pretty glass bookends that hold flowers, too.
10. A lamp that makes saying “hello” from afar easy-peasy.
Tap your lamp to light loved ones’ lamps up and send virtual hugs whenever you want. How do they do it? It’s all in the Wi-Fi, baby.
Long Distance Friendship Lamp – $85-170 Buy Now »
11. Compact grow kits that couldn’t be simpler.
All they need is a bottle (check), water (check), and a little patience (be generous: check).
Bottle Stopper Garden Kit – $22 Buy Now »
12. Coffee with a hint of bourbon. (Yes, please.)
Bourbon Infused Coffee – $20 Buy Now »
13. A DIY kit that brings homemade gin within reach.
Homemade Gin Kit – $20-50 Buy Now »
14. Portable storage for their essentials, water included.
Insulated Stow Away Bottle – $39 Buy Now »
15. Vintagesque planters with hydroponic power.
Each kit comes with a colorful jar and seeds to grow the herb of your choice.
Mason Jar Indoor Herb Garden – $20 Buy Now »
16. A handcrafted holder for their cookbooks (or tablet).
Reclaimed Wood Cookbook Stand – $95 Buy Now »
17. Artwork that celebrates a couple’s paths crossing.
Intersection of Love Photo Print – $75-175 Buy Now »
18. And a necklace to toast any trailblazing lady.
Shattered Glass Ceiling Necklace – $68 Buy Now »
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