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    36 Elegant Gifts For The Minimalist In Your Life

    Or just get them the most minimalist gift of all: nothing!

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    1. A Scandinavian essential oil diffuser that's a breath of fresh air to smell and look at.

    2. A pair of natural wood hooks they can hang their coats on.

    3. A set of modern hair clips that do a lot with a little.

    4. A handblown glass pendant light for an easy upgrade to any room.

    5. A mini wooden jewelry organizer for the person who has a lot of accessories but little to no idea where to store them.

    6. A Japanese quartz watch with a matte-black face so they won't be fashionably late to your get-togethers again — just fashionable.

    7. The Nordic Baking Book for dipping their toes into the art of minimalist home baking with chef Magnus Nilsson as their guide.

    8. A teardrop side table with a tempered-glass top to induce some tears (the good kind).

    9. A linen wrap-around mitt for the gift of minimal burns while transporting hot cookware.

    10. Peel, the unbranded, semi-transparent phone case that’s so thin it’ll make your phone look like it’s naked.

    11. A very chic feeder for the birds but not — cough — for the birds.

    12. A pair of double-walled glass cups perfect for sipping their evening tea.

    13. And an overnight cold-brew filter bottle that has no right to look this good.

    14. A stainless steel watering can for the houseplant aficionado among your friend group.

    15. A hand-printed zippered tote bag that's not at all a stretch of a gift.

    16. A classy spherical soap that'll round out their bathroom decor.

    17. Spectrum, a photo book from acclaimed minimalist architect John Pawson to show them the full spectrum of appreciation you have for them.

    18. A five-piece Japanese-inspired place setting with a sophisticated matte black glaze.

    19. A super-thin money clip that'll make them wonder why they ever lugged around a bulky wallet.

    20. A portable beside lamp to bring some hygge into their space.

    21. A deck of monochromatic cards, because winning everyone over with the perfect gift is totally in the cards this year.

    22. A gorgeous menorah that'll make them wish Hanukkah were longer than eight days.

    23. A modern hourglass accent stool they can use to store their stray magazines or electronics.

    24. A cat scratcher and lounge that doubles as impressive living room art.

    25. A carafe with an oak stopper — the gift that says, "Hey, you should host a dinner party again."

    26. A bulbous little planter that they (or you, if you want extra credit) can showcase a nice flower or succulent arrangement in.

    27. A refreshing eucalyptus, rosemary, and birch candle inside a beautiful double-walled vessel they can reuse when it's used up.

    28. A hand-printed geometric sweatshirt that'll shape up to be their go-to uniform.

    29. A hand-blown glass bud vase for your best bud.

    30. A versatile wall table, because accent furniture is a very underrated gift IMHO.

    31. A borosilicate glass French press to make your love for them abundantly clear.

    32. A floating bookshelf that *actually* looks like it's floating.

    33. A chubby-chic stacked planter so they can give their houseplants the full minimalist treatment too.

    34. A porcelain clementine pin that'll show them you have them (and their very particular taste) pinned.

    35. A Hobonichi Techo planner book so they can plan on being stylish in the new year.

    36. And a wall sconce that is somehow both delightfully minimal and completely extra — a true feat.

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