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    25 Last-Minute Gifts That Your Friends And Family Actually Want

    Because last-minute gifts don't need to be gift cards.

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    1. A floral One Line a Day journal that'll take them a whole five years to complete. Now all their most treasured mems will be conveniently kept in one flowery little time capsule.

    2. A fermentation kit to help them master the art of making pickles and kombucha. Throw in a book on fermenting to get them started on their probiotic adventures.

    3. A Nintendo Switch to give them the gift of endless fun in 2020. It's small enough to pop in their bag, but they can also connect it to their TV if they want to play it on the big screen.

    4. A reusable, plastic-free coffee mug for the caffeine addict in your life who wants to get a bit more eco-friendly in 2020. It may also save them from spending a fortune at Starbucks (if they wake up in time to actually brew their own coffee).

    5. A set of gold stirring spoons so that they can mix their beverages in style. Reviewers say that they aren't super deep, meaning they're great for adding a sprinkling of sugar or topping a drink with cinnamon without going overboard.

    6. A vintage robot lunch box that'll make a kid (or grown-up kid) actually want to bring their lunch to school or work. It's made of sturdy metal, so it won't crush their snacks if it gets moved around in their bag.

    7. A magical heated brush that dries, volumizes, and styles locks all in one go. Now they won't need to mess around with a thousand hair tools when they're running late.

    8. An infinity neck pillow that's so hecking comfortable that they'll use it even when they're not travelling. It's made of soft bamboo fabric and feels more like a fluffy duvet than a stiff travel pillow.

    9. A tin of English Breakfast tea that'll pretty up their countertop and ~zhuzh~ up their winter beverage collection. It tastes just ask good on its own as it does with a splash of milk.

    10. An Alexa-enabled Echo Dot that'll make them think they've hired a personal assistant. It's also a speaker, so they can use it to catch up on podcasts or listen to their playlists.

    11. An Oculus virtual reality headset that'll help them escape to a different world with just a few clicks. It has built-in audio, so they don't even need headphones to totally immerse themself.

    12. A felt succulent making kit for that person who keeps buying plants and killing them within a few days. This little display is super easy to assemble and will give their home that greenhouse look they've been dying to achieve.

    13. A Bose SoundLink waterproof speaker that's chip, dent, and crack resistant, which is great if they're a little clumsy. It's also très petite, so they'll be able to squeeze it into almost any bag.

    14. A password logbook, if their online info somehow goes missing all the time. It has spaces for websites, software license numbers, and home network settings (basically, all the important stuff).

    15. A Ninja blender that has the power to crush through whole fruits, vegetables, and ice within seconds. It also has built-in blender programs, so they don't have to guess how long their food will take to purée.

    16. A ravioli maker that'll help them create some seriously gourmet Italian meals. It comes with easy-to-follow recipes for pasta dough and ravioli so they can start testing out your skills as soon as they open it.

    17. A cold brew tea bottle made of glass that has a built-in filter and looks fancier than your average pitcher. They can also use it to infuse water with fruit!

    18. A GoPro HERO7 camera that has automatic video stabilization to deliver insanely smooth footage. It can be used on land and underwater, so they'll definitely want to bring it on their next adventure.

    19. A set of blue salt shot glasses that'll save them from having to lick the back of their hand after throwing back tequila. Just remind them not to let their shots sit for too long or they'll basically be drinking ocean water (with a healthy helping of booze).

    20. A matte brass jewelry stand that'll keep their necklaces untangled, their earrings in pairs, and their vanity looking fierce.

    21. A mini waffle maker that can be used make waffles, paninis, hash browns, and more. No more sad cereal bars and microwave scrambled eggs for your pal.

    22. A Warhol-themed seek and find book for the arsty person in your life. It's a fun way to waste some time and it looks great on a coffee table.

    23. A fancy Sicilian tangerine candle that'll make their home smell like a million bucks. Many reviewers say these are great for people who are sensitive to strong scents and that they don't make their asthma or allergies act up (a true blessing).

    24. A deck of non-cheesy affirmation cards that'll give them the dose of positivity they need, without all the annoying cliches. Reviewers say that they're simultaneously inspiring and hilarious, which is a combo I can get on board with.

    25. A copy of Journal 29, an interactive gaming book that's the perfect present for someone who loves a good puzzle or riddle. They can check if they're answers are correct by scanning QR codes with their phone, so they'll know when it's ready to move onto the next phase.

    Congrats on getting all your gifts before Christmas:

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