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    28 Gifts Guaranteed To Make Them Squeal With Joy


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    1. A crossbody covered in glitter to make their 2019 way less bitter.


    Get it from ModCloth for $39.

    2. A sleek hot air popcorn popper so they can easily make the world's best snack with zero oil or chemicals. The best part, IMHO? The included kernel measuring cup can be placed on top and used to melt butter while your corn is popping! Genius!


    Promising review: "We love popcorn, and this makes it fun, healthy, and enjoyable. It's so fresh and tasty without any mess. The popcorn pops in the same amount of time it would take to microwave a bag, and you never have to worry about burning it. The best part is that this unit takes up very little counter space, so you can leave it out so you're always ready for a healthy snack." β€”PunkPacoKeith

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in two colors).

    3. Gorgeous ear jackets with a truly stellar level of versatility β€” they can be rocked as drops or as studs if you remove the back.


    Get them from Amazon for $7.98+ (available in four colors).

    4. A boxed set of all eight Harry Potter movies for that friend who freaked out when those rumors that the films were coming to Netflix were swirling, and cried when they turned out to be false.


    *"Hedwig's Theme" swells dramatically in the background as they unwrap your gift*

    Get it from Amazon for $39.96+ (available in four formats).

    5. And a heat-changing Marauder's Map mug that'll make them freak (and geek) out when the iconic cartograph appears with the simple addition of a hot beverage β€” no need to say "I solemnly swear that I am up to no good."


    But like, they should say it anyway.

    Promising review: "I bought this mug for my best friend who's one of the biggest Harry Potter fans I've ever seen. I took it out of the packaging and just wrapped the black mug. Her birthday card said to enjoy her coffee in it and then call me. I've never heard her more giddy than once she poured her hot coffee in and the Map magically appeared. She sent me a video the next morning so I could see it in action. It works SO WELL! Such a fun gift and great idea. 5+ stars!!!" β€”kel07

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99.

    6. A heartfelt fill-in-the-blank journal with 50 prompts to inspire you to share your true feels about the recipient β€” from the hilarious to the sappy. It might not only provoke a squeal of delight, but also tears of joy.


    It's available in tons of versions, from ones for moms and dads and grandmas and grandpas to more general ones like "Why you make me smile" and "What I love about you."

    Promising review: "My boyfriend teared up reading this when I gave it to him as an anniversary gift! It's super cute and simple. If you're creative and can take the time to think about your answers, this is perfect! I plan to buy some of the other ones as future gifts for friends and family." β€”mz

    Get it from Amazon for $10+ (available in 21 versions, including some in Spanish).

    7. A customized sterling silver pet photo and initial necklace for that person who basically spends every social interaction just WAITING for a chance to bring up their dog.


    Or cat, or bunny, or horse, or bird...

    Just upload a pic of your friend's pet (I'm sure that won't be hard β€” their social media is full of them) when you place the order!

    Get it from CarmelaHandmade on Etsy for $29.43 (available in five lengths).

    8. A super cool portable bamboo Bluetooth speaker to make their jam sessions better than ever before. You won't even be surprised if they text you later about how awesome this bad boy is β€” you knew they wood.


    It claims to last for up to 15 hours with a single charge and has a range of 33 feet!

    Promising review: "This speaker is like my 3-year-old daughter: tiny, cute, and loud. I'm not an audiophile, so I'm sure this doesn't compare to a Bose or a Sonos unit, but to my ears it sounds fantastic, and it's a third of the price of high-end units. It's got a rich bass and a full high range without sounding tinny or echo-y. It's definitely loud enough to fill my entire house, or even my backyard, with music without getting distorted." β€”Josh T. Nite

    Get it from Amazon for $69.87 (available in three colors).

    9. Heated narwhal slippers that'll keep their feet warm and happy β€” and that's no nautical nonsense.


    Heat 'em up by plugging them in via USB, then unplug to walk around with warm tootsies!

    Promising review: "I love them. They were an early Christmas gift from my boyfriend and I don't want to take them off. I would wear them to work if I could. He was afraid they wouldn't fit because I have wide feet, but they're perfect. The heating feature just makes them all the better since I'm always cold. A+++++++++." β€”Whitney

    Get them from Amazon for $37.90.

    10. And a festive Mr. Narwhal enamel pin ready to wish them luck on all their endeavors in the new year.


    Get it from Amazon for $9.95.

    11. A luxe velvet blazer to add the perfect finishing touch to any outfit.

    Free People

    Get it from Free People for $148 (available in sizes XS-L and in three colors).

    12. A pack of adorable mini animal squishes sure to become their new main squeeze.


    Promising review: "I love these so much! I'm 23 and bought them for myself and my nieces and nephews. My mom and brother felt how squishy they were and took some for themselves! These are great for hand fidgeting for all ages. It's fun to poke, stretch, and squeeze them when your bored or thinking or stressed. I love them!" β€”mikaaela

    Get a set of 20 from Amazon for $13.99.

    13. A beautiful set of 10 all-new Fenty Beauty Mattemoiselle lipstick shades that aren't yet available individually. In other words, it's the ultimate treat for any beauty buff β€” other than actually meeting queen Rihanna in the flesh.


    Fenty Mattemoiselle is BuzzFeed Reviews' pick for the best mid-price matte lipstick!

    I am personally obsessed with Fenty Mattemoiselle, and last season's One Of The Boyz lilac shade is one of my most prized beauty possessions. From the easy size of the bullet to the deep pigment, these babies are truly awesome. I'm tempted to splurge on this because I don't think I can wait another second to have that new violet shade on my lips.

    Get a set of 10 from Sephora for $149.

    14. Or a set of matte liquid lippies that's way less pricey but just as fab.

    Promising review: "I'm giving this product five stars because: 1) You get 16 colors for $20, which is a great deal! They're high quality for such a great price! 2) The colors are long-lasting. I use them for cheerleading, work, special occasions, nights out, and really everything! I needed pinkish/reddish colors for cheerleading that would last through the sweat and the games, and I'm so happy to have found them! They last throughout the day and night and may only need to be applied one other time during the day, depending on how much you're eating/drinking. 3) This product goes on so smoothly and barely dries my lips out at all." β€”Keeli W.

    Get a set of 16 for $19.99 or a single tube for $2.52+ (available in 14 colors), both from Amazon.

    15. A robe so soft I can already hear them shrieking, "IT'S SO FLUFFY I'M GONNA DIE!"


    Get it from Aerie for $41.96 (available in sizes XXS-XXL).

    16. Does It Fart?: The Definitive Field Guide to Animal Flatulence, which is sure to have them laughing the second they unwrap it. But it's more than just a joke β€” it's full of scientific analysis and exploration of that very important question among tons of different species.


    Promising review: "This was a gift I gave my 45-year-old son! Yes, they never leave the fart phase ;). But this book is actually filled with very interesting info β€” there's lots of science written in an entertaining fashion, and the simple illustrations fit perfectly. I'll admit that I read it before giving it to my son. He will now be the most popular teacher on his high school campus because hey, who else knows that sloths don't fart? LOL! If you're looking for something different for a gift, consider this. I think I'm going to order another one!" β€”Maryann Watkins

    Get it from Amazon for $8.58+.

    17. A customized city skyline ring so they can keep memories of their fave locale right at their fingertips (okay, technically their knuckles, but you get the idea).


    Get it from CaitlynMinimalist on Etsy for $25.20 (available in sizes 4.5-12 and in three colors and 41 cities, or you can request a city not listed for a custom order).

    18. An OMG-worthy corgi pillow for anyone who can't have a real doggo but still needs something to boop.


    Get it from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in two sizes and four colors).

    19. Some amazingly chic and affordable shoes they'll think cost you an arm and a leg when they really didn't cost you any limbs at all.


    Promising review: "I bought these to wear for my trip to NYC. We did a lot of walking and it was going to rain, and I was hoping these would work. They blew me away! I was able to walk in them all day with no foot pain. After getting rained on (the patent material kept them from getting soggy) it felt like they stretched a bit. I added extra support insoles and they were even more perfect. They look cute with nearly everything and give my five-foot frame a little height. I'm very thankful for these awesome shoes!" β€”courtbu

    Get them from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in sizes 5-9 and in four colors).

    20. A DIY Funko Pop! you can customize to look like your friend, you and your S.O., or even your loved one's fave obscure character that Funko hasn't gotten around to making yet (sigh).,

    Promising review: "I ordered these to make an anniversary present for my partner. It was the perfect blank canvas to work on, and it took Apoixe sculpt really well β€” was easy to paint and held it perfectly. This is so much easier than modifying a pre-made Funko." β€”Shayracha

    Get the female-bodied figure for $10.49 and the male-bodied figure for $10.99, both from Amazon.

    21. A sweater featuring a hedgehog in a party hat that's so cute it almost shouldn't be allowed.


    Get it from ModCloth for $69 (available in UK sizes 6-28).

    22. A funky card case from hip label Suno's collaboration with Anthropologie that'll make them smile every time they reach for their ID.


    Get it from Anthropologie for $19.20 (available in two prints).

    23. A magically cuddly unicorn onesie to help them achieve the peak level of cozy they thought was just a fantasy., Amazon

    Promising review: "I love this onesie! I’m 5’1" and usually wear a small or medium. I ended up getting a small because I read that it runs big. It’s really soft! It's baggy (which I expected and don’t mind) which makes it comfortable to move around in and really cozy. I'd definitely recommend!" β€”Stephanie

    Get it from Amazon for $40.49 (available in sizes S-XL and in six colors).

    24. A box of buttercream-frosted holiday cookies featuring whimsical holiday designs like snowmen and reindeer that they'll want to keep all to themselves. Sorry, Santa.

    Cheryl's Cookies

    It includes an assortment of yummy flavors including chocolate mint, gingerbread, peanut butter buckeye, chocolate, peppermint chocolate, and cranberry orange. Plus, each cookie is individually wrapped, so they're perfect for sharing!

    Get it from Cheryl's Cookies starting at $32.99/12 cookies.

    25. A subscription to the Apollo Surprise box, which'll deliver super fun surprises like funky jewelry, quirky knickknacks, cool home decor to their door once a month or every three months.

    Apollo Box

    In other words, this is the squee-worthy gift that keeps on giving. And to make sure they REALLY love it, you get to fill out a survey about the kinds of things they like before you place your order, so the box will actually be specially tailored to them.

    Get it from Apollo Box starting at $30/quarter.

    26. A wall-mounted neon sign that'll radiate positive energy.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $129.

    27. A keepsake-worthy bangle you can customize with their initials and birthstone or the initials and birthstones of their whole family!

    Eve's Addiction

    Get it from Eve's Addiction for $30 (available with up to six letter charms and six birthstone charms).

    28. And a truly stunning statement necklace that'll sparkle more than the lights on the tree.

    J. Crew

    Get it from J. Crew for $118 (available in two colors).

    Them when they open your gift (unfortunately GIFs don't have sound, so just imagine a high-pitched shriek along with this):


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

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