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    31 Gifts From Target That Will Make Basically Everyone Happy

    Gifts so good, you'll likely be tempted to grab an extra for yourself, too.

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    What a year! The holidays are finally here! And while we’re doing our best to make sure the products we feature will arrive in time, shipping times are especially tricky this year, so we suggest shopping as early as you can.

    Stock and shipping times can vary depending on where you live, which product you purchase, and more. So order earlier than you think you need to and be sure to double-check the retailers’ websites for shipping information to ensure that your gift will arrive in time for when you need it. You can see Target's full shipping information here.

    1. A Bluetooth-compatible turntable that'll definitely have the music lover in your life loving you forever. No doubt, vinyl audio quality wins hands down.

    A black turntable
    Target

    Promising review: "Highly recommend this record player! It plays all of my vinyl beautifully with no issues. Super easy to put together, and having the Bluetooth is super awesome!" —Rachel 

    Price: $179.99

    2. A beautiful three-wick jar candle because they'll love having a home filled with the scent of warm brown sugar and roasted chestnuts this holiday szn. Plus, the votive is so cute, they can use it later to hold potpourri.

    A speckled glass jar candle
    Target

    Promising review: "Candle is gorgeous, huge, emits beautiful burnt brown sugar scent. I’m delighted with my purchase will definitely buy again — fantastic value for the money!!!" —AVDutch23

    Price: $14.99

    3. An Amazon Fire TV Stick so your parents can finally catch up on all their fave shows across all the best streaming services. The best part? It comes with a voice control remote. So say goodbye to all those "how do I work the TV" phone calls.

    Target

    Promising review: "I bought this to watch all my favorite shows and movies. The Amazon Fire TV Stick worked perfectly. Easy to set up and use. Love it!" —cenarir

    Price: $24.99 (originally $49.99) 

    4. A vegan bath bomb so you can treat your S.O. to a relaxing at-home spa night. It fills the tub with a rich coconut and warm vanilla scent, and is filled with essential oils to leave them feeling oh so soft and clean.

    a coconut and warm vanilla bath bomb
    Target

    Promising review: "I got this coconut and warm vanilla bath bomb and it smells amazing. I love the vanilla and coconut fragrances together. You just drop it in and it starts to dissolve and makes your bath smell good, soft skin." —Hike82

    Price: $4.99

    5. A 3-quart air fryer because it has completely revolutionized cooking, even for folks who barely know how to heat up a breakfast burrito. Once your cooking-averse friend has it, they'll never go back.

    A black air fryer aside a plate of wings on a kitchen counter
    Target

    *This air fryer contains dishwasher-safe parts.*

    Promising review: "I’m obsessed with this. I put everything in it, including fries, pizza, peach cobbler, chicken, and I use it to heat up any and all leftovers! Literally the best thing ever." —Teenabeena

    Price: $59.99 (originally $99.99)

    6. A wall-mounted letter board for the creative wordsmith in your life who loves to entertain with their ~daily content~. This will immediately become their go-to spot to share song lyrics, questions, calendar reminders, inspirational quotes, love letters, or whatever else is floating through their brain.

    A black letterboard that reads eat, sleep, study mounted to a wall
    Target

    Promising review: "This letter board looks durable. Came with so many letters and signs. Letters were enough for my write up and I have so much leftover. Will buy again." —Coolguysmom

    Price: $15+ (available in five colors)

    7. A pair of wireless Beats headphones that are designed with a built-in mic, so that the Extremely Busy person in your life can seamlessly go from listening to their fave playlists and podcasts to taking calls at the gym or on their commute.

    A pair of black Beats solo wireless headphones
    Target

    Promising review: "Love these!! They are soft and I love how they fold up! 10/10 would recommend!" —K

    Price: $99.99 (originally $199.99, available in two colors)

    8. A pair of faux fur–lined microsuede slippers because they're the perfect stocking gift for your mom, your roommate, or anyone else who is always trying to warm up their cold feet on your legs.

    Target

    Promising review: "These slippers are very cute and super comfortable. Fits my feet perfectly well and keeps them warm. I use them everyday around the house. I just want to live in them. The faux fur is really soft." —ceebs77

    Price: $35.99 (available in sizes S–XL and in 11 colors)

    9. An Instax instant mini camera so your friend can channel their inner Annie Leibovitz. The camera comes in so many cute colors, you'll have no problem finding the right one for their vibe.

    Target

    Film is sold separately.

    Promising review: "So fun to have! I love bringing my camera on outings with me and it's great to have at gatherings. I have so many fond memories caught on this camera and each photo is special because there is just one copy!" —Ro

    Price: $69.99 (available in six colors)

    10. A heated neck massager for your friend whose WFH setup has lead to a ton of tension in their neck...and their back...and basically everywhere. You're definitely getting a thank-you card for this one.

    A model wearing a grey wrap neck heated neck massager
    Target

    The massager has an automatic 30-minute shutoff timer.

    Promising review: "I got this a couple weeks back and have used it on several occasions. I absolutely love it and how it fits perfectly around my neck and back. I like the way it wraps around you and is secure to me in places that I need it. I would definitely recommend it to others." —Starmamaof3dna

    Price: $49.99 

    11. A mini waffle maker for the mini Martha Stewart in your life. Bonus: It comes with a recipe book that shows them how to make tons of delicious waffles, including...wait for it...mac 'n' cheese waffles. You read it right.

    A mini waffle maker on a kitchen counter
    Target

    Promising review: "A fun-size waffle iron that can be used for dozens of sweet and savory waffles, only limited by your imagination!" —Real Purchaser 

    Price: $10+ (available in six colors)

    12. A face mask set with six different options that'll make them feel like they have their very own glam squad right at home. Whether they're looking to hydrate, detoxify, or moisturize, this set's got your most skincare-obsessed friend covered.

    A face mask gift set with six masks
    Target

    Promising review: "LOVE LOVE LOVE these masks. I liked the gift set and all the different types of face masks. They are easy to use and they left my face so smooth and smelling great! I will definitely be giving these as gifts to my family and friends for the holidays." —gmitch

    Price: $10 for six masks

    13. A smartmug for your caffeine-loving friend who loves to have a smokin' hot cup of joe going all morning (and afternoon) long. With this mug, they can control the temperature from their smartphone, and watch the LED light up when it's the right temp for sippin'.

    A white temperature controlled smart mug
    Target

    Promising review: "I use this mug daily! I love hot coffee and boy does this mug keep it hot! My next Ember purchase will be the travel mug!" —Mama Sath

    Price: $99.99 (available in two colors)

    14. A weighted blanket so you can give the gift of sound sleep this holiday season. The pressure of the blanket reduces levels of anxiety-causing cortisol, which improves overall mood. Give this to your most insomnia-prone friend and they might be able to toss the melatonin for good.

    A grey weighted blanket draped on an accent chair
    Target

    Promising review: "This blanket is perfect! I've used it the past few nights and I have been sleeping like a baby! Just the right amount of pressure." —Classy78

    Price: $25 (available in three weights)

    15. A five-piece bath gift set because we all have someone in our life who takes their baths very seriously. Bonus: It comes with lavender pillow spray to help sooth them as they drift off into REM land.

    A bath gift set with soaking solution, foaming bath, body wash, bath oil, and pillow sleep spray
    Target

    This set includes soaking solution, foaming bath, body wash, bath oil, and pillow sleep spray. 

    Promising review: "This set is a great way to get all my favorite Dr. Teal's products in one place! I'm giving it to my sister to treat herself!" —RTM

    Price: $9.99

    16. An electric wine opener for the friend who loves their evening glass of red but is constantly losing the cork in the bottle. It's sleek and comes with a charging stand, so they can display it on their bar or kitchen counter.

    a wine opener
    Target

    Promising review: "Very easy to use and charges fast." —Aboogie

    Price: $19.99

    17. A snuggly robe with large front pockets to remind your loved one to take more "me time" and indulge in some at-home pampering. They deserve it.

    A model wearing a grey robe
    Target

    Promising review: "Very plushy and comfortable. If you're looking for total comfort, this robe is it. I give it two thumbs up." —Sandy17

    Price: $29.99 (available in sizes XS/S–3X/4X and in two colors)

    18. An 8-cup pour-over coffee maker so they can make their fave daily brew without having to spend $$$ at their local cafe. Plus, it comes with a stainless steel filter, so they'll never have to buy another paper filter again. Good for the wallet, the environment, and their taste buds.

    A glass pour over coffee maker carafe
    Target

    Promising review: "Great size! It makes so much coffee at once. It's great quality as well. It also makes the coffee quite quickly." —AE

    Price: $19.99

    19. A pack of four stainless steel straws with silicone tips, because your bestie wants to save the turtles *and* hates the sogginess of a paper straw. They're going to adore having these for their coffee tumbler at the office.

    A model using a stainless straw with a silicone tip
    Target

    *Dishwasher safe.*

    Promising review: "I use these straws with my insulated cup at work and they work great! They are easy to clean and use." —Beccaann

    Price: $8.49 for four straws

    20. A shampoo and conditioner set for your friend who craves a much needed self-care upgrade. Time for their R&R to get a whole lot more luxurious.

    A coconut oil shampoo and conditioner set
    Target

    Promising review: "These smell fantastic, and keep my hair clean and soft." —KC

    Price: $13.49

    21. A digital photo frame that you can preload with beautiful memories, so as soon as your loved one connects it to Wi-Fi, they'll have a slideshow of the time you went on a romantic getaway to Italy/romantic getaway to Burger King/romantic getaway to your couch (what?? Romance is romance!).

    A black digital photo frame
    Target

    Each frame comes with unlimited cloud storage, allowing them to upload 10,000+ photos.

    Promising review: "The picture is clear & vibrant & the whole family loves it. You will not regret this purchase!" —Anonymous

    Price: $189.99 (available in two colors) 

    22. A Gua Sha Facial Massager so they can get a tension-relieving facial without breaking bank at a spa. The gua sha promotes fluid drainage, massages, lifts skin, and reduces stress — making it the ideal gift for your friend whose stressful job is messing with their skincare routine.

    A model using a green Gua Sha facial massager tool
    Target

    Promising review: "Definitely getting these as holiday gifts, so smooth and cooling on the face!" —Alec

    Price: $12.99

    23. A hot cocoa gift set for the sweet-tooth sweetie in your life. Nothing beats snuggling up with hot chocolate and whipped cream when it's chilly outside.

    Target

    The set includes boxes of: milk chocolate, marshmallow, peppermint, and caramel flavored hot cocoa.

    Promising review: "I couldn't be happier to have found this product. The outside packaging is so cute but the flavors are delicious. You have to try for yourself and you will see." —wheredoesthetimego1

    Price: $9.99 for four packs

    24. An 8-GB Amazon Kindle for your friend the bookworm, who's quickly running out of space on their extremely overloaded bookshelf.

    A black Amazon Kindle atop a desk
    Target

    Promising review: "I love my Kindle!!! So easy to use and read with!" —Aew

    Price: $89.99

    25. The Calm Coloring Book for your stressed-out friend or family member who can use a break from work and screens. This grown-up coloring book will have them feeling relaxed and restored within minutes.

    A calm coloring book
    Target

    Promising review: "One of the best adult coloring books I have seen in a long time. Nicely put together like a regular reading book. Thoughtful pictures to color." —LMCRAVER

    Price: $8.88

    26. And a set of 48 colored pencils because they're going to need something better than their ballpoint office pen for that calming coloring book.

    A 48pc professional colored pencil set
    Target

    Promising review: "These are the best colored pencils I have ever used! The color comes out so well and vibrant. I’m honestly obsessed. For sure worth the price." —Morgan Wood 

    Price: $29.99

    27. A plush backrest pillow so cozy, you might end up grabbing one for every member in your family. This will definitely come in handy for movie nights or days when WFH actually means "work from bed."

    A grey faux fur backrest pillow
    Target

    Price: $20

    28. A pair of adorable holiday dog toys because they've been a good pup (sure, maybe there were ~some~ naughty moments) and deserve a festive treat.

    Target

    The set includes a "puppacino" and gingerbread man squeaker toy.

    Promising review: "My dog is obsessed with the gingerbread man in this collection. She sleeps with it every night. It’s great for small dogs and last through some of her light chewing." —Jennifer M

    Price: $7.99

    29. The Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook to inspire the literature-loving chef in your life with whimsical, magical, and delicious meal ideas. From treacle tart to peppermint humbugs, this book has everything they need to become Hogwarts ready.

    A Harry Potter Cookbook
    Target

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    Promising review: "Gave this cookbook as a gift to my Harry Potter–loving mom for her birthday. Amazing quality, size, number of recipes for the price!" —BMcNabb25

    Price: $9.99

    30. A cheese board for your friend that loves to host sophisticated soirees. Bonus: It comes with a complete set of cheese knives and tools.

    A cheese board filled with charcuterie
    Target

    This bamboo board also comes with four ceramic ramekins and three stainless steel and bamboo cheese tools.

    Price: $89

    31. A Quip electric toothbrush for the person in your life who wants to stay on top of their oral health, but needs some extra help. Plus, it's easy to pick up new brush heads every three months.

    Targer, Target

    Promising review: "I am in love! The two-minute timer is perfect for those who need a reminder to continue brushing. The bristles are soft and do not irritate my gums. My teeth haven’t felt so clean just from brushing! Pricey but worth every penny." —Madison

    Price: $24+

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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