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30 Gifts For That One Friend Who Never Puts Down Their Phone

That is, if they stop looking at the 'gram long enough to open your gift.

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1. A hands-free phone holder so they can technically put their phone down but still be using it.

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This thing bends into all kinds of positions and can even be worn on your person. Plus, it works with almost any type of phone.

Promising review: "This is awesome! I strap it around my neck so I can watch the news while I'm doing chores. I love the way it moves with me, and that I can set it below my eye level so I can still see what I'm doing. It's perfect for watching movies in bed, whether you're sitting or lying down. It always maintains the perfect distance from my face. The phone mount is magnetically attached to both ends of the cable and swivels for landscape or portrait orientation, and the cable is flexible but stiff enough to stay in the shape you want it." —Elvis

Get it from Amazon for $18.99.

2. A set of pins depicting the best of times and the worst of times.

Get it from luckyrocketstore on Etsy for $12/pin or $20 for the set.

3. A very useful phone wallet and card case they may end up being even more obsessed with than their phone itself (it's a long shot, but you get the point).

It features slots for cards and money, a magnetic closure, and is shockproof to boot. Read BuzzFeed's full review here.Get it from Amazon for $14.99+. Available in five colors and two sizes (for iPhone 7/8 or 7/8 Plus).
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It features slots for cards and money, a magnetic closure, and is shockproof to boot. Read BuzzFeed's full review here.

Get it from Amazon for $14.99+. Available in five colors and two sizes (for iPhone 7/8 or 7/8 Plus).

4. A calendar dedicated to Instafamous dogs, because you know that's what they're really spending all their time looking at.

Get it from Barnes & Noble for $10.59 or Jet for $14.99.
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Get it from Barnes & Noble for $10.59 or Jet for $14.99.

5. A cute earbud case for a tangle-free life.

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Promising review: "This is such a simple product that saves me so much hassle. No more constant digging through my work bag to find my headphones and then spending another five minutes untangling them. This will be a stocking stuffer for everyone this year!" —Tawnya Scott

Get it from Amazon for $10 (available in nine colors).

6. Hella cozy fleece-lined gloves that are, most importantly, touchscreen-friendly.

Promising review: "It's been in the negatives where I live, and these gloves have been amazing! I have larger hands, but these fit well without being tight. The fleece lining was a bonus. They work great on touchscreens, and I can still pick up pens and things like that even though they are thick. I get circulation issues in the winter and my fingers go numb, even with average gloves, but not with this pair. I'm thrilled!" —wyomingGet them from Amazon for $13.99 (available in 10 colors).
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Promising review: "It's been in the negatives where I live, and these gloves have been amazing! I have larger hands, but these fit well without being tight. The fleece lining was a bonus. They work great on touchscreens, and I can still pick up pens and things like that even though they are thick. I get circulation issues in the winter and my fingers go numb, even with average gloves, but not with this pair. I'm thrilled!" —wyoming

Get them from Amazon for $13.99 (available in 10 colors).

7. A water bottle with a built-in phone holder, because their phone is as essential to their survival as H2O.

It's especially perfect for travel or the gym. There's a removable base that allows them to plug in their headphones even when the phone is inside, and the storage slot works for cash and cards, too.Get it from Uncommon Goods for $14.99.
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It's especially perfect for travel or the gym. There's a removable base that allows them to plug in their headphones even when the phone is inside, and the storage slot works for cash and cards, too.

Get it from Uncommon Goods for $14.99.

8. A crossbody purse with a built-in charging bank that they will take literally everywhere.

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The interior bank is strong enough to fully charge a smartphone twice.

Get it from Kate Spade for $298.

9. An emoji pillow to show them just how you feel about them, in the language they know best.

Get it from Amazon for $7.99.
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Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

10. Cleaning pad stickers they'll find ex-screen-ly cute.

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These mini screen cleaners are antibacterial, restickable, and come in a set of three so your friend can stick one on all of their devices. Maybe now they won't be so concerned about you getting your fingerprints all over their precious screen.

Get them from Amazon for $7.99 (available in 12 designs) or Jet for $6.99 (available in three designs).

11. If You Give a Mouse an iPhone, a book that's a little too real.

It's a parody of the classic picture book If You Give A Mouse A Cookie, but instead of becoming hooked on sweets, the titular rodent becomes addicted to his phone. Sound like anyone you know?Promising review: "Whether you're a fan of children's books or absolutely hate them, this book is for you. The sarcastic tone will not be lost on anyone, but it's perfectly fine to read this to children. When a mouse starts bothering his friend, the boy gives him his phone to play with while he finishes getting ready for the day. Once he has the phone, the mouse ignores everything that is going on around him, including the wonderful journey he inadvertently takes. Only when the battery dies does he even realize he's on a deserted island. Be ready to laugh at others, or maybe even at something you are guilty of doing." —Desiree DeeGet it from Amazon for $4.99+, Barnes & Noble for $4.99+, or a local bookseller through Indiebound here.
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It's a parody of the classic picture book If You Give A Mouse A Cookie, but instead of becoming hooked on sweets, the titular rodent becomes addicted to his phone. Sound like anyone you know?

Promising review: "Whether you're a fan of children's books or absolutely hate them, this book is for you. The sarcastic tone will not be lost on anyone, but it's perfectly fine to read this to children. When a mouse starts bothering his friend, the boy gives him his phone to play with while he finishes getting ready for the day. Once he has the phone, the mouse ignores everything that is going on around him, including the wonderful journey he inadvertently takes. Only when the battery dies does he even realize he's on a deserted island. Be ready to laugh at others, or maybe even at something you are guilty of doing." —Desiree Dee

Get it from Amazon for $4.99+, Barnes & Noble for $4.99+, or a local bookseller through Indiebound here.

12. A portable charging bank so they'll never be running on empty.

This super-handy power bank is only slightly bigger than a lipstick and comes with a travel case, so they can take it absolutely everywhere.Promising review: "I love the size and color. This is so good to have when your phone is running out of juice. It's powerful enough to charge a phone from dead to 100%, plus maybe another 60%. It has been a lifesaver for me when I travel for work. It's small enough that sticking it in my backpack or purse isn't a burden, because it weighs next to nothing. When I know I'm going to be out all day, I always make sure to have the Anker with me. And more often than not, it's always in my purse just in case." —Amazon CustomerGet it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in five colors).
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This super-handy power bank is only slightly bigger than a lipstick and comes with a travel case, so they can take it absolutely everywhere.

Promising review: "I love the size and color. This is so good to have when your phone is running out of juice. It's powerful enough to charge a phone from dead to 100%, plus maybe another 60%. It has been a lifesaver for me when I travel for work. It's small enough that sticking it in my backpack or purse isn't a burden, because it weighs next to nothing. When I know I'm going to be out all day, I always make sure to have the Anker with me. And more often than not, it's always in my purse just in case." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in five colors).

13. A bluetooth tracking device for their most treasured possession

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This handy gadget syncs to your phone and can be hooked to your keys or any other very important possessions. It works two ways: it will ping your phone if you hit a button, or allow you to track whatever it's attached to from your phone. It also functions as a camera button, so big group selfies will never be a struggle again. Take that, Ellen.

Get it from Jet for $24.99.

14. A pair of awesome bluetooth noise-canceling headphones that people actually swear by.

These babies have over 1,500 reviews on Amazon, and are sure to become their best buds.Promising review: "These earbuds are legit, and you can't beat the price. The sound quality is fantastic, they stay in my ears (and I have small ears), and are comfortable to wear for long periods of time. I had no issues syncing them with my iPhone 8+ or Apple Watch, and they stay connected. Plus, they can go several days (with heavy use) on a single charge. I love the magnetic clasp so you can wear them around your neck when not in use, and the fact that they come with many different earpiece sizes." —M. DavidsonGet them from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in three colors) or Walmart for $24.99.
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These babies have over 1,500 reviews on Amazon, and are sure to become their best buds.

Promising review: "These earbuds are legit, and you can't beat the price. The sound quality is fantastic, they stay in my ears (and I have small ears), and are comfortable to wear for long periods of time. I had no issues syncing them with my iPhone 8+ or Apple Watch, and they stay connected. Plus, they can go several days (with heavy use) on a single charge. I love the magnetic clasp so you can wear them around your neck when not in use, and the fact that they come with many different earpiece sizes." —M. Davidson

Get them from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in three colors) or Walmart for $24.99.

15. A magnetic car mount that'll help them get a grip.

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It works with all smartphones.

Promising review: "It fits perfectly on my air vents, and the mount has two clamp sizes to choose from. When it's attached, my phone doesn't hit anywhere on the dash. I'm definitely going to buy a few more for my family." —james Castillo

Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

16. A pair of earrings they'll want to gush about in more than 140 characters. More than 280, even.

Get them from RIROSHI on Etsy for $15.
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Get them from RIROSHI on Etsy for $15.

17. A PopSocket grip so they can clutch their precious phone tighter than Jack and Rose clutched that damn piece of wood.

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It's collapsible, so it won't make your phone bulky. Plus, it doubles as a stand.

Promising review: "This is more handy than you might think! It's a cool knob that sticks very tightly to your phone or case, and it comes in a variety of designs. One of the semi-hidden features is that the socket can be expanded twice — one tug pulls it out halfway, and a second tug expands it all the way. I find that for holding it, the double pull (full expansion) is the most comfortable, so I wondered why they built in the single pull. Then I discovered that this configuration allows you to pull the knob out all the way, and then fold one side back to easily prop up the phone! The adhesive seems very sturdy and I am not concerned that it will come off before I take it off." —Susan J

Get it from Amazon for $9.91+ (available in 11 patterns), Jet for $9.97, or Walmart for $9.89+ (available in 14 colors). Find more styles here.

18. A phone camera printer to save their pics IRL.

Pictures print in a minute or less, so they won't even have to go back to scrolling Insta while they're waiting.Promising review: "This little printer is so much fun! It's very easy to use (just add paper and go), the app that goes with it is pretty straightforward, and the quality of the prints is very nice! It fits nicely in my purse and is great if I'm out with friends and everyone wants a copy of the photos we take!" —ReginaGet it from Amazon for $104.88+ (available in four colors), Walmart for $104.49, or Jet for $104.88.
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Pictures print in a minute or less, so they won't even have to go back to scrolling Insta while they're waiting.

Promising review: "This little printer is so much fun! It's very easy to use (just add paper and go), the app that goes with it is pretty straightforward, and the quality of the prints is very nice! It fits nicely in my purse and is great if I'm out with friends and everyone wants a copy of the photos we take!" —Regina

Get it from Amazon for $104.88+ (available in four colors), Walmart for $104.49, or Jet for $104.88.

19. Whimsical Disney stickers so they'll magically never mix up their charger with yours ever again.

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Get them from Amazon for $7.99 each (available in seven characters).

20. A phone sanitizer to keep them and their tech healthy.

PhoneSoap will sanitize their phone in 10 minutes and also serves as a charger.Promising review: "I bought this for my wife as a birthday gift and she loves it! It's perfect for a germaphobe, and so much better than using a disinfecting wipe. You don't have to risk damaging your phone by getting it wet. We even have our guests use it when they come over. I definitely recommend it!" —BradGet it from Amazon for $59.95+ (available in three colors), Walmart for $59.95, or Jet for $60.
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PhoneSoap will sanitize their phone in 10 minutes and also serves as a charger.

Promising review: "I bought this for my wife as a birthday gift and she loves it! It's perfect for a germaphobe, and so much better than using a disinfecting wipe. You don't have to risk damaging your phone by getting it wet. We even have our guests use it when they come over. I definitely recommend it!" —Brad

Get it from Amazon for $59.95+ (available in three colors), Walmart for $59.95, or Jet for $60.

21. A 2-in-1 attachment lens kit that'll help them get National-Geographic-level snaps.

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The kit includes wide and macro lenses that clip on to their phone, essentially turning it into a fancy-ass camera.

Promising review: "I'm head over heals for this little gadget. I have a life-proof case on my iPhone and I’m still able to capture BEAUTIFUL photos with a wide range with these lenses. I get crystal clear pictures and the lens is adaptable, so you can take close-ups with a macro lens! I’m a huge photography geek and this has become my new favorite camera. There's no hassling with downloading pictures or wires. It's a great buy, and I don’t mess around when it comes to my pictures and their quality." —Sarah Buckley

Get it from Amazon for $23.99.

22. A poster dedicated to the game that will always hold a place in their heart, if not in their iCloud.

Get it from ThunderDoam on Etsy for $15+.
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Get it from ThunderDoam on Etsy for $15+.

23. A clip-on camera light to up their selfie game.

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Promising review: "I love it! It makes my pics look so glam. I also use it when I'm Facetiming at night and I don't want to turn the lights on. Plus, it has three brightness settings." — Toya N

Get it from Amazon for $18.99.

24. A funky phone-print dress that screams "call me beep me if you wanna reach me."

Get it from from jazzydevil on Redbubble for $42.16 (available in sizes XS-2X).
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Get it from from jazzydevil on Redbubble for $42.16 (available in sizes XS-2X).

25. A superstylish case, like one with practical pockets or a trendy marble print.

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Get the pocket case from Nordstrom for $35 (available for iPhone 6/6s/7/8 and X) or the marble case from Free People for $28 (available in four colors and for iPhone 6, 7, 7 Plus, and X).

26. A cable organizing case to help their travels go ac-cord-ing to plan.

Some people overpack shoes; others overpack gadgets.Promising review: "I needed a cable organizer that was small enough to carry easily, and I found it in this. Not only can it handle my various cables (USB, OTG, headphones, etc.), but it's also equipped to store my flash drives. I would highly recommend this product, it's a great bang for your buck." —John C. HallGet it from Amazon for $10.99.
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Some people overpack shoes; others overpack gadgets.

Promising review: "I needed a cable organizer that was small enough to carry easily, and I found it in this. Not only can it handle my various cables (USB, OTG, headphones, etc.), but it's also equipped to store my flash drives. I would highly recommend this product, it's a great bang for your buck." —John C. Hall

Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

27. A cute splitter so they can pug in their headphones and share their tunes with somebunny special.

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Get the pug or the bunny from Forever 21 for $4.99.

28. A sticker representing their most common state of being.

Get it from sebastya on Redbubble for $2.75.
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Get it from sebastya on Redbubble for $2.75.

29. An iTunes gift card that will make them so very appy.

Get a physical gift card from Amazon starting at $25. Get one delivered via email for a custom amount from Amazon here or from Walmart starting at $15.
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Get a physical gift card from Amazon starting at $25. Get one delivered via email for a custom amount from Amazon here or from Walmart starting at $15.

30. A vibrator that syncs to their playlist if they are really, really into their phone.

It can function like a typical vibrator OR plug in to their device and vibrate to the rhythm of their fave ~sexy jams~.Get it from Lovelife for $59.
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It can function like a typical vibrator OR plug in to their device and vibrate to the rhythm of their fave ~sexy jams~.

Get it from Lovelife for $59.

Them momentarily acknowledging your amazing gift before returning to their screen:

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

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