44 Prime Day Deals That Would Make Excellent Gifts
Gifts for absolutely everyone in your life — buy them now, and never be caught unawares on a birthday again!
Amazon Prime Day, the day when Amazon posts more deals than you could ever conceivably look through in a lifetime, is here!
We waded through the mountains of bargains for you and found some of the best deals in every category (in this case: gifts for absolutely everyone in your life — buy them now, and never be caught unawares on a birthday again!).
All Prime Day deals are limited quantity and subject to rapid change, but we'll be doing our best to keep this post updated and accurate.
Note: To get these deals you have to be a Prime member, so if you aren't already, sign up for a free 30-day trial here.
1. 47% off a KitchenAid Professional 6-quart stand mixer, a seriously worthwhile — and seriously long-lasting — splurge for any aspiring baker.
3. 30% off Exploding Kittens, a family-friendly card game that describes itself as "a highly-strategic, kitty-powered version of Russian roulette," which... sounds like an ideal gift for pretty much anyone, tbh.
4. 56% off this mini food processor because when in gift-giving doubt, give something that will make their life a little easier.
5. 35% off a bottle of Poo-Pourri, because your loved ones deserve the best, even when it comes to poop.
6. 50% off a pack of dog dental chews, a gift for both pups and the owners whose faces they breathe in.
7. 37% off a set of three packing cubes to make life so much less stressful for any traveler you know.
8. 71% off a complete set of the Harry Potter movies on DVD, because everyone's life could use a little more magic.
10. 36% off a pretty jewelry stand so your most stylish friend can incorporate their necklaces into their decor.
12. 30% off a crystal-growing kit, which is pretty much guaranteed to turn any kid into a STEM-lover.
13. 67% off a 23andMe DNA test and health report, because nothing says "I care" like comprehensive ancestry composition and genetic health risk reports.
15. 20% off Homesick Candles in the scents of every state, so your friends far from home can get a whiff of sweet, sweet nostalgia.
16. 30% off a white noise machine with 20 unique, non-looping noises so your recipient can sleep ~soundly~.
17. 30% off What Do You Meme, a party game that's perfect for that one friend who refuses to communicate in any language but memes.
18. 40% off a LifeStraw personal water filter for your outdoorsy friends, who will think of you every time they drink refreshing, microfiltered water no matter where their adventures take them.
19. 44% off a Philips Airfryer — which fries food with 75% less fat than deep frying — for your favorite health-conscious snacker.
22. 40% off a 2nd Generation Echo Dot because nobody *likes* to get up and turn off the lights, and this voice-activated device can do that and so much more.
24. 45% off a sous vide precision cooker that'll give your chef friend even more control and precision over their meals — which is good news for you considering you'll regularly be at their house for dinner.
25. 20% off Joking Hazard, a party game where you build hilarious and (and occasionally tasteless) web comics, which lovers of jokes and competition alike will adore.
26. 43% off the Amazon Echo Show, the perfect gift for anyone whose Love Language is "Acts of Service from a robot butler."
27. 33% off the Kindle Paperwhite e-reader to give the lit-lover in your life the ability to carry thousands of books at all times (in one 7.2 oz package).
29. Up to 50% off select children's books, because — and please excuse the cheesiness — a love of reading is a gift that will last a lifetime.
30. 27% off a single-serve coffee maker to gift to the sweet college kid you know who has no idea how to operate an old-school one.
31. 30% off a leak-proof and spill-proof travel mug to keep all their drinks in their place (and at the optimal temperature).
32. 30% off a waterproof, bluetooth Bose speaker with a tear-resistant strap to make traveling easy, breezy, and just waaaay better.
35. 51% off an iced tea steeping pitcher and tea sampler, which pairs perfectly with a summer day and a patio.
37. 35% off Fujifilm Instax Smart Phone Printers, so your Instagram-obsessed loved ones can print physical copies of their greatest selfies.
38. Up to 30% off Fisher-Price baby products that will make the new parents in your life weep with gratitude.
40. 31% off a HP portable photo printer for the human who has the most cohesive and beautiful Instagram feed.
41. 25% off a Super-NES-Edition Nintendo 3DS XL so the ultimate gamer can have a bit of the past and the future in one portable system.
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