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    20 Things From Amazon That Make Perfect Gifts

    It's never a bad time to stock up on this year's gifts.

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    1. A mushroom mug for the person in your life who simply cannot stop talking about Fantastic Fungi. This is an enamel mug, so it'll be perfect for your camping friends, too!

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    Promising review: "A perfect gift! Very nice quality. The mug is metal, but lightweight and the graphics are of good quality. Overall a very nice product. I gifted it to a friend who drinks a lot of tea and she has yet to tell me that the inside stains." —McKenzie Petersen

    Price: $14.02

    2. A cake decorating kit so that your friends can let out the bakers that live within! This set includes more than just your typical piping bag — it also has spatulas that'll help spread filling and frosting to a smooth finish.

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    This kit contains a cake turntable, 12 numbered cake decorating tips, two icing spatulas, three icing smoothers, two silicone piping bags, 50 disposable pastry bags, and one coupler.

    Promising review: "I used this to decorate a cake for my daughter’s first birthday (since we were quarantined around that time). I got so many compliments from people thinking it was done professionally. This was literally my first time decorating a cake and this set made it super easy!" —Desire

    Price: $18.99

    3. And you can't forget a six-speed hand mixer for the same friend! This'll help them whip some homemade frosting in a snap. And if you don't have too many people with sweet tooths in your life, this is great for mixing eggs, whipping up sauces, and any other recipes that may require some form of whisking.

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    This hand mixer comes with traditional beaters and a whisk attachment, and a snap-on storage case.

    Promising review: "I love how easily assessable all the attachments are. The six speed motor makes it very convenient for mixing cake mix, cookie dough, pancake batter and whisking eggs. I love this product so much I bought one for my daughter and she loves it also. Great price, well-made and a great gift for someone you love." —Tracey

    Price: $20.99

    4. A meditation cushion that's perfect for aligning one's posture during their daily breathwork. And it'll last them a while — this cushion contains buckwheat to provide stability that won't sink in after prolonged use.

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    Promising review: "I am so happy I bought this! One problem I have with meditation is getting comfortable. I'm 6'2" and sitting cross-legged while keeping my back straight has always been difficult. This solves that problem! I can sit with legs crossed in front of me for long sessions without feeling fatigued in my back and hips. Somehow this forces you to sit with proper posture too... My back posture is correct without fatigue. I wish I would have discovered this cushion years ago. It seems well-made and I hope I can use it for years to come." —Coryos

    Price: $26.99+ (available in three sizes and in six colors)

    5. A mug warmer, because the best gift you can give is a warm cup of joe (or tea!). This mug warmer works with every mug they have in their cupboard making it an effortless addition to their kitchen.

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    Promising review: "This works amazing, especially for the price! I have this plugged in at my desk. I set my coffee mug on there and it keeps it warm! I also used it when my coffee was already cold and it was able to heat it back up. It wasn't super fast in heating but only took a few minutes for it to be a good temperature again. This is nice because it works with any mug. The hot plate is very big and could accommodate a large size." —Misty

    Price: $11.99

    6. A clinical skin therapy wand that uses high frequency to elevate your skincare-loving bestie's routine to a whole new level. High frequency brightens the skin, minimizes breakouts, and reduces the signs of fine lines — in short, it's a tool that can do it ALL.

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    This wand comes with a mushroom wand, a Y-shape wand, a comb wand with Tungsten, a tongue wand, a bent wand, and a rod wand with Tungsten.

    Promising review: "I purchased this product to use for adult acne and wrinkles after an aesthetician recommended I use one. I love all of the attachments and how easy it is to use. I have used it three times this week, and already see a reduction in pore size on my nose and fewer breakouts. I am looking forward to seeing more results with continued use." —Kelly

    Price: $119.95

    7. A Fire TV Stick so that your parents can enjoy all their favorite streaming sites with the touch of a button. This Fire TV Stick also has Alexa capabilities, meaning that while your giftee is knee-deep in their latest binge, they can also tell Alexa to add things to their grocery list.

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    Promising review: "This must be the sixth Fire TV Stick I've purchased over the years. They make great, affordable gifts. We have them on every TV in our house and have purchased more as gifts. Our friends and family love it! It comes with a decent amount of free apps (including games) to download. If you're tech-savvy, you can find even more apps! You can access the internet, view Alexa searches (i.e., show me the weather, show me a monkey, etc.), watch TV shows and movies, play games, and more!" —angelicness11

    Price: $39.99

    8. A pair of classic aviator sunglasses – they're all the rage on social media these days. Get a color lens for a trendy friend, or opt for a black lens for your friend who's more into timeless styles.

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    Promising review: "I have purchased these sunglasses multiple times (I lose sunglasses easily so I don't buy expensive ones) and are of great quality. They are very similar to the designer and I love that the nose pieces are attached so they don't pull my hair." —Anna

    Price: $12.98 (available in various colors and styles)

    9. A mini jewelry organizer for your family member who *loves* having everything neat and tidy. This'll hold all their favorite heirloom pieces while being compact enough to throw into any overnight travel bag!

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    Promising review: "I was pleasantly surprised by this little box. I bought it as more of a gift box when the necklace I ordered for my daughter came only in a plastic bag. She wears a lot of jewelry that she removes on the way home. This provides her with a little jewelry box to put it all in. Keeps it all safe and neat. She loves it. Also, it's beautifully packaged if you're giving it as a gift." —LJ

    Price: $7.99 (available in nine colors)

    10. An instant resurfacing mask that has all of TikTok ~screaming~ from the glow! This mask has enzymes and chemical exfoliators that'll help your friends achieve glass-like skin once and for all.

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    Promising review: "I’ve used this 3 times (2x week) and have seen a noticeable improvement in my skin’s texture. My skin looks and feels smoother and brighter for days after using! I love how quick this works, just leave it on for 3 minutes, rinse and you’re done! I followed this up with a vitamin C serum and moisturizer. It did not irritate my skin, dry it out, or sting/tingle at all. Will 100% make this part of my regular skincare routine and will definitely buy it again! 10/10." —Lindsey

    Price: $17.99

    11. An electric wine bottle opener because anything that helps to get to the wine quicker is a welcome gift. With the press of a button, your loved ones will be able to open all their favorite bottles of Syrah.

    the bottle opener next to a bottle of wine
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    Promising review: "I got this gift for a friend with arthritic hands who is also a regular wine drinker - she absolutely loved it.... no more painful use of traditional wine openers! There is something cool about the way it kicks out the extracted cork from the housing. Simply set the 'unscrew' function in reverse and presto, after a few seconds the cork just emerges from the housing. Also, I felt this was a very reasonable price for the value it brings. 5 stars!" —Carl and Kerry

    Price: $19.99+

    12. A rechargeable milk frother for the latte lover in your life. But this baby can do more than just help you achieve a coffee-shop-worthy mug of joe at home — you can also use it to whisk matcha, or even dabble in making a frothy Greek frappe, which involves whipped instant coffee.

    a person using a milk frother to froth milk
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    Promising review: "So after going through three previous milk frothers from a different company, I scrolled through the Amazon list and saw that this one was chargeable!!! It instantly intrigued me because my previous ones weren’t and by day three, you would usually have to replace batteries!! I have had my new one for almost a month now and I believe I’ve only charged twice and I use it daily! The froth I get from this was is AMAZING!!! Highly highly recommend!!!" —Deavin Warner

    Price: $11.89 (available in eight colors)

    13. A trio of minimal-chic vases so your friends can create beautiful bouquets in their homes. This vase set also works well as flower-free decor!

    three of the vases in pink, blue, and purple
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    Promising review: "The cutest little vases I've ever owned!!! These are amazing!! Make sure to look at the specs because they’re smaller than I anticipated but they’re super high quality and ridiculously adorable. I’d buy these 8 million times over." —Christina Loeffler

    Price: $23.90+ (available in two colors)

    14. A set of cat sponges so that your loved ones can be reminded of their favorite fur baby at every moment, even while doing the dishes.

    people using the sponges, which look like cats wearing sweaters
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    Promising review: "The way they sit up helps them dry rapidly and they work very well too. I used them as stocking stuffers." —pinkzin

    Price: $9.99

    15. A coffee and espresso maker because the coffee lover in your life deserves to be able to make some of the best espressos they've had in the comfort of their own home. This device does it all — from regular coffee to espresso ready to pour into a latte, macchiato, or cappuccino, your friends will have the time of their lives playing with their new gadget.

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    Oh, and this machine comes with a milk frother. Score.

    Promising review: "This was a birthday gift from my wife and it is my favorite gift in quite a while. The coffee is smooth there are plenty of choices. You can order directly from their site and they ship orders over $50 for free. Stock up because you are going to love it! The spinning system puts a delicious layer of Crema on top of your brew and it is worth it just for that. There are pods that make full-to-go cups, regular cups, and espresso as well as double espresso... It's a perfect cup of coffee. Also, the pods are aluminum and can be recycled but most places will not take them because of the organic matter in the middle... so Nespresso gives you envelopes to fill and ship to them to recycle! 100% worth it." —D. Gant

    Price: $224 (available in five colors)

    16. A pasta maker since nothing beats freshly made pasta, and your foodie loved ones are sure to agree. This pasta maker can whip up anything from ravioli to fettuccine with the turn of a crank.

    the pasta machine next to fresh made pasta
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    Promising review: "I purchased this as a gift for a friend who's had a lifelong dream of making homemade pasta. It's a high-quality machine. I was immediately accused of spending "too much money" on the gift. Functionally, it's very intuitive and performs smoothly right out of the box. We made fettuccini and the dough came out evenly rolled, there were no kinks in the process whatsoever, and the results were delicious (especially for a first attempt)" —Zora F.

    Price: $84.12

    17. And a stainless-steel watering can to gift to the plant parent in your life who also just so happens to have the chicest home decor.

    Reviewer holding the gold watering can
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    Promising review: "This small watering can is simply a delight. High quality and easy to use. Lightweight but due to the stainless steel construction, it won't bend or tip over. You won't need to hide this one away; it is so obviously high quality. It is now added to my list of possible future gifts for friends." —Kari K

    Price: $15.99+ (available in two sizes and three colors)

    18. A recipe preparation kit for the foodie in your life who also just so happens to be the most organized person you know. This kit organizes all components of a recipe so all they'll have to do is reach out and grab the next key ingredient to their Michelin Star-level meal.

    the cutting board organizer with food stored in the compartments
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    This compact kit includes a cutting board, 15 BPA-free meal prep containers (five large, two medium, two small, six mini with measurement markings in ounces, cups, and milliliters), a removable 13” trash bin, utensil storage, and multi-use prepping tools including a grater, zester, juicer, slicer, garlic grater, vegetable peeler, julienne, green stripper, and bottle opener.

    Promising review: "I LOVE this! I am a professional chef and am usually very skeptical of “home chef” products, I got this as a gift and I am OBSESSED. The containers are perfect sizes and everything cleans so easily, it’s also super easy to transport if you need to cook somewhere else. I’ve seen a couple of reviews that the cutting board doesn’t stay flat- just bend it backward at the fold and it will stay flat! 10/10 I love this." —Stephanie

    Price: $129 (available in four colors)

    19. A lavender diffuser if your wellness-loving friends prefer to waft in the soothing scent of lavender before they hit the hay.

    the diffuser in a lavender scent
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    Promising review: "I’ve tried many things to get my bathroom to smell consistently good and this does it! It’s not too overbearing, the smell is very pleasant. I will definitely be buying more." —Mrs. Howard

    Price: $23.99 (available in 36 scents)

    20. A popcorn maker for the cinephile in your life who cannot watch a movie without some freshly popped popcorn. Simply throw some kernels into this bad boy and you're good to go.

    a popcorn maker in turquoise popping popcorn
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    Promising review: "My young (under 10) nephew and I have a thing with popcorn so this was a funny gift for him. He loves it and he (with help from parents) makes popcorn for their weekly game nights. I'm told a small number of kernels make a lot and it's always very good. I bought kernels, butter flavor and a few other fun flavors to go with the gift." —Kindle Customer

    Price: $24.99+ (available in three colors)

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