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51 Gifts That’ll Probably Make Everyone Say “Ooh” When They Get Unwrapped

The best gift-givers you know have met their match.

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1. Drinking Like Ladies, a compilation of 75 cocktail recipes from today's leading women bartenders, for any feminist looking to get a little ~sloshed~.

The cover: "75 modern cocktails from the world's leading femal bartender, includes toasts to extraordinary women in history"

2. A 6-in-1 rose gold curling iron with interchangeable barrels with interchangeable barrels to create tons and tons and tons of different curl patterns and hairstyles. They range from a tapered wand (.35-.7 inches) to a 1.25 inch clamped curling iron so they can customize their look!

3. A "Biscuits with the Boss" candle inspired by the *best* show on television, Ted Lasso. If you know someone who wishes they got a special shortbread delivery from Ted every morning, maybe this vanilla, butterscotch, and cookie-scented candle will do the trick.

The pink tin with an illustration of the pink box Ted brings the cookies in

4. A macrame hanging shelf so they can display the plants they struggle to keep alive... or their fave tchotchkes... or their prettiest beauty products... in the most stylish way possible.

The wooden shelf hanging from white macrame and a tassel underneath

5. Werewolf, a sneaky party game you need to order for your friend group ASAP — especially if you love the game Mafia. Everyone will get excited when this gets unwrapped, because now you have a sneaky + fun after-present activity!

The card deck

6. A faux fur blanket with two sides — one fleece, one furry — so they can customize their heat level while cuddling. Whether you know someone who freezes in the office but still wants something chic, an interior design-aspiring college student needing to spruce up their dorm, or just the most stylish dog alive, this is a great blanket.

A reviewer's dog under the blanket, showing both sides

7. A "Bake It Happen" gift box so you can gift your sweet tooth baker friend with The New Way To Cake (a cookbook from GBBO fave Benjamina Ebuehi!), gorgeous copper and wood measuring cups, and a cute but sturdy denim apron. Will they bake you something to say thank you? I think so!

The gift box items

8. A Facetory sheet mask subscription box for the gift of relaxation & a little me time *AND* wow-I-didn't-know-my-skin-could-feel-this-good hydration.

The set of seven sheet masks

9. Double-wall insulated rocks glasses that'll look amazing sitting out on the bar cart, keep their drink cooler (or warmer, if they use 'em for coffee) longer, and DON'T SWEAT!

The two glasses

10. A cozy pair of cable knit and faux fur-lined Bluetooth headphone earmuffs so you can jam out to your favorite songs while taking long winter strolls so you can feel like you're in the most dramatic part of a Hallmark holiday film masterpiece.

A model in the read headphones with a knit exterior and fluffy interior

11. Literary Listography, a twist on a reading journal that'll encourage users to create lists to document their favorite books, characters they'd want to hang out with, their favorite book stores, books that made them cry, and so much more.

The cover of the book

12. A nonstick Avengers waffle maker for extra super breakfasts — but don't worry, the golden brown results will be much easier (and more pleasant) to chew than a vibranium shield.

13. A set of personalized coasters featuring your favorite person's favorite snapshots (or maybe the most embarrassing ones you can find...hehe).

A reviewer's coasters with photos inside with white borders to look like Polaroids

14. Or a customized travel photo book you can fill with images from your *last* trip together — then the two of you can flip through and reminisce while you start to think about your next one.

Six example books

15. A Nutribullet with a full-size blender and two to-go blender cups for anyone who loves smoothies, hummus, soup, and other blended delicacies you don't need to make A TON of at a time — but hates using extra dishes. AKA every single person. Their old blender wishes it could.

The blender set whipping up a smoothie

16. A stylish acrylic block and set of sleek black knives, because this'll really dress up your kitchen — and the bonus is they actually are really great knives too! Reviewers swear they're the best, sharpest knives — especially for the price.

17. A whiskey-infusing kit to make their very own ~autumn old fashioned~ in the comfort of their own home and without having to follow a recipe or shop for special ingredients. The pouch is filled with dehydrated orange, pears, cranberries, and apples, plus granulated maple syrup and cinnamon for the perfect balance.

The bag, with the pouch inside

18. An HP portable photo printer that'll print photos on-the-go for trendy photo-within-a-photo Instagrams or at home for easy wall décor.

19. A Bearaby weighted blanket if they love their current one (or even have just been wanting to try one at all) but want something that won't overheat them — and one that's so cute, they'll want to keep it on display.

The white cotton knit blanket on a sofa

20. A Van Gogh coloring book they can fill out while watching the "Vincent and the Doctor" episode of Doctor Who — they'll have to be careful not to cry onto the book while watching, they won't want the artwork to smudge.

The cover of the coloring book, in the style of one of his paintings

21. A trio of mini Pat McGrath MatteTrance lip products for makeup enthusiasts looking for luxury at a less-than-splurge price — and they come in an adorable sequin-filled bag for a fun 'n' fancy unwrapping experience.

22. A set of jumbo fizzy aromatherapy bath bombs to moisturize any bath-lover's skin and make their next soak a little more spa-like. Ahhhh, relaxation in a steamy tub o' good smells. What a way to spend an evening!

23. A Yedi air fryer so they can make deliciously crunchy foods like wings, reheat fries back to their crispy perfection, dehydrate foods, and even make a whole *rotisserie chicken* without dealing with hot oil.

24. A pearl fringe(!!) headband that made me go full 😍😍😍 when I saw it, and I know will make your hair accessory enthusiast friend do the same when they unwrap it.

A model in the headband with pearls hanging down their forehead

25. The Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook, a volume filled with delicious dishes like treacle tart (Harry's favorite, duh!), Kreacher's French onion soup, and Mrs. Weasley's mince pies – all with the scenes that inspired them.

26. A doggone cute Christmas sweatshirt they'll unwrap and *immediately* wear the whole rest of the day. I mean... who wouldn't??

The grey sweatshirt with a dachshund wrapped in Christmas lights and text "dachshund through the snow"

27. A minimalist filtering bottle for making refreshing cold-brewed tea anywhere they go — it also just happens to be gorgeous.

28. A Star Wars-themed coding kit to teach young'uns (recommended for ages 6–900, like Yoda) how to build a sensor that responds to their movements — and use The Force of course!

29. A Hydrow rowing machine with a 22-inch touchscreen and speakers for an ~immersive~ at-home rowing experience that'll make them feel like they're...actually on a body of water. There are also guided workouts (some led by actual Olympians) — basically it's the Peloton of rowing.

A model using the rower and looking at the immersive screen

30. A foldable exercise bike that has all the basic features they need if they don't have space (and you don't have the budget) for a Peloton but want access to a quick cardio workout at home. It has a magnetic tension system to up the difficulty, and handy features on the screen so they can track their time, speed, distance, and more!

The silvery bike, with text "Men's Health editor's choice" larger seat cushion, 300 pound extended weight capacity

31. Personalized cuff links to make a great ~initial~ first impression, and make people think you shopped for them way early.

The round silver letter I initial cufflinks on a shirt cuff

32. A surprisingly soft tortilla blanket so they can wrap themself up like the couch burrito they were always meant to be.

Two models sitting on the round blanket

One reviewer even gave the blanket to her nephew half-wrapped in foil so it looked like a giant burrito. HOW CUTE IS THAT?!

The blanket folded up and wrapped in foil

33. The entire *extended* *4K* Lord of the Rings film trilogy, including almost two hours of extended movie content (plus 26 hours of bonus material) to get them obsessed — you could even say watching this once a year will become a ~hobbit~.

34. A set of laboratory-style shot glasses to truly make drinking a science. Experimenting with different kinds of tequila? Perfect.

The four shot glasses shaped like beakers and erlenmeyer flasks

35. A pair of gorgeous mixed metal earrings, because your giftee and this beauties? A pairing written in the stars.

A model with the hematite and gold tone earrings, with a star on the lobe, and another larger star hanging from a dangle chain

36. A cozy mermaid tail blanket so they can live our their ~fantasy~, aka when someone asks them to do something, they can say, "I can't get up — does this look like the ocean to you?!"

A model in the purple tail-shaped blanket

37. An apple cider donut making kit, because these treats should NOT just be reserved for the fall.

The pouch and finished donuts

38. A vintagey 8-in-1 entertainment center that'll do it all: play records, stream music from your phone via Bluetooth, record from vinyl, CD, or cassette directly to USB, AND play CDs, cassettes, aaaaand AM/FM radio.

The retro music system with a hinged top record player

39. Acrylic drop earrings for a statement look that won't hang heavy from their lobes. They come in tons of colors and styles so you can find the perfect pair for your most stylish friend.