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    Updated on Dec. 10, 2019. Posted on Nov. 14, 2019

    Just 21 Gifts To Give People Who Say They Hate Getting Gifts

    Gift-giving can be tricky, but these useful gifts are sure to please even the most discerning person in your life.

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    1. This reusable coffee tumbler for the caffeine drinker, so they can fuel their addiction on the go. Made of sturdy, smooth ceramic and encased in a heat-protecting silicone sleeve, it's eco-friendly and ultra modern.

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    The monochrome design is sure to please, and it works with any hot beverage (not just coffee). Plus care is super easy — just toss it in the dishwasher!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $43.10+ (available in five colours).

    2. A sleek desk organizer that does it all, for the coworker who might need a little help in the organizational department. It'll make them feel like they have their own assistant!

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    With designated holders for pens, magazines, documents, scissors, and all other bits and bobs, this four-piece set is too stylish to say no to.

    Get the four-piece set on Amazon Canada for $32.99 (also available in gold).

    3. A set of five PVC luggage tags for the jet-setter, that are so useful and funky that they're sure to be a welcome (and lightweight!) addition to any luggage set.

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    Each tag has a handy slot for inserting ID and address tags, and comes with a strap for easy attachment. And with five different pattern sets to choose from, there's sure to be something for every style.

    Get the set on Amazon Canada for $9.99+ (available in five sets).

    4. A snug winter toque that comes in 60 colours so you can even snag two (or three!) to match them with every outfit. Maybe you don't know their snowsuit size or their preferred brand of ski goggles, but this versatile and cozy hat is a great addition to their winter wear.

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    You can also get a pom-pom'd version here, if they're more "après ski" than ~actual~ ski.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $4.20+ (available in 60 colours).

    5. A set of funky dress socks for anyone who has a great sense of humour, but hates shopping for themselves. Everyone needs socks, so these are a no-brainer! And with 11 different patterns, they're a surefire win.

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    They fit men's sizes 7-11, so just be wary if your gift recipient's size is outside this range.

    Get five pairs on Amazon Canada for $19.99+ (available in 11 patterns, and in four different packs).

    6. A collage picture frame for the family member who collects memories, but maybe hasn't gotten around to displaying them all yet. It can be used vertically or horizontally, so it's a super easy addition to a gallery wall.

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    It's made of real wood and glass panelling for an extra classy touch. Do them a favour and get them some Command picture hanging strips for a damage-free and hammer-free installation.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.99+ (available in two colours and six styles).

    7. A pair of touchscreen leather gloves that will make it possible for anyone to respond to texts in freezing temperatures. Plus the sleek, classic leather and warm cashmere blend lining will never go out of style.

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    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $33.99+ (available in touchscreen and non-touchscreen options, two colours, and sizes S-XL).

    8. A SpongeBob AirPod case for the kid at heart, that's sure to keep their sense of nostalgia alive and thriving. And because it'll keep their headphones safe from scuffs and scratches, they'll ~almost~ forget it was a gift in the first place.

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    It'll also remind them of their childhood, so expect some heartfelt thank-you's.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.88+ (available in 15 styles).

    9. A sherpa-lined microfibre blanket for the cuddle bug, that can be used while snuggling in front of the T.V, as an additional layer on the bed, or even as a baby blanket! It also resists pilling and is anti-static, making it a definite easy crowd-pleaser.

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    Cuddle bugs can choose between the silky microfibre side or the plush sherpa side for ultimate comfort. Twelve different colours also means you can match it to their decor, or just snag one in their favourite colour.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.99+ (available in three sizes and 12 colours).

    10. A set of four lush faux succulents for the would-be green thumb, that are even more low-maintenance than real ones, and will stay green forever — no watering necessary.

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    They're an easy and budget-friendly gift for the trepidatious gardener, and even come in their own little pots! Talk about a win-win.

    Get the set on Amazon Canada for $25.99.

    11. A set of 12 bath bombs for the bath lover, that are made using natural essential oils and are individually wrapped. They also make great gifts for anyone who just needs a pick-me-up. They're the perfect excuse for a long, hot, fizzy soak!

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    The set includes bombs made with lavender, jasmine, apple, ylang-ylang, and more! And each bomb also contains natural sea salts that'll help relax and soothe sore muscles.

    Get a set of 12 on Amazon Canada for $22.95.

    12. A classic ceramic vase for the aspiring interior designer, that's chic and neutral enough to blend well with any decor style. As an added touch, fill with fresh flowers upon giving!

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    It can be hard to keep up with ever-changing design trends, but this marble-look vase looks great, no matter what.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $16.99.

    13. These gel insoles for the athlete in your life, so their feet stay in tip-top shape and you can feel good knowing your gift was a ~home run~.

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    They also have improved cushioning, arch support, and impact-absorption, not to mention a patented DryMAX topcloth to keep odours at bay. SCORE!

    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $25.97+ (available in two sizing options).

    14. A minimalist alarm clock for the busybody, to help streamline their chaotic life. The svelte lines of this alarm clock are matched only by it's easy-to-use design and intuitive features.

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    It only displays the time, the temperature, and humidity levels, so they're not overwhelmed with information the second they wake up. Plus, it has three adjustable brightness levels so they can set it to the exact level they need and prefer. It'll keep them well-rested and punctual as they zoom around!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.99 (also available in beech).

    15. A badass skull lip balm for the beauty guru that is always looking for the next cool thing. The tingly mint flavour is refreshing, while the deeply-moisturizing formula keeps lips looking their best. And it's encased in a hot pink skull!

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    If you're looking for a foolproof beauty gift, this is for you! No more stressing about matching their foundation shade or worrying if that hair goop you got will fit into their existing hair regimen.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.91.

    16. A cookbook holder for the home chef, that'll keep the pages from getting sticky and saucy during culinary adventures. Bonus: It's also compatible with tablets!

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    You might not know what cookbooks they have (or don't have!), or what their favourite cuisine is, but this gift is sure to come in handy, no matter what. And reviewers say it folds up when you're done using it, so it won't clutter their kitchen.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99.

    17. A fuzzy hot water bottle for anyone who is ALWAYS FREEZING. Reviewers love how this one holds onto heat for a long time, and helps relieve soothe sore, achy muscles.

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    This bottle is leak-proof, explosion-proof, and completely odourless — all wrapped up in a fuzzy cover. It's also a great drug-free antidote for menstrual cramps or sore muscles, or as a cool compress for minor fevers.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.99 (also available in pink).

    18. A set of 12 elegant drinking glasses for that friend who is always serving water in mugs. We all have one. Maybe it's you. Either way, it's time for a real glass, Kelsey!

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    They're also a great gift for anyone who is all about that hydration lifestyle. The organic shape means each glass is totally unique, so don't be alarmed if they're not uniform! That's part of the appeal.

    Get a set of 12 on Amazon Canada for $54.94.

    19. A universally-compatible wireless phone charger for the tech junkie that's so trim and minimalistic, they won't even notice it... until their device is at 100%, that is!

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    Dual coils means it works with both horizontally and vertically-placed devices, and it's stationary nature prevents tangling in a multitude of wires. It does require an adapter, though, so make sure you get one here.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99+ (available in three colours).

    20. A four-piece set of Cocktail on the Go kits that makes the perfect gift for travellers, party hosts, or just as a stocking stuffer. You can even keep one (or two!) for yourself.

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    They come in four different cocktails. The Moscow Mule and Gin & Tonic kits make three full-size cocktails, while the Old Fashioned and Champagne cocktail kits make six. Note: These kits do NOT come with alcohol, so you'll have to hit up the liquor store IRL. Sorry!

    Get the set on Amazon Canada for $79.99.

    21. And a walnut page holder that's sure to be a game-changer for your favourite book worm. It's also fantastic for anyone with carpal tunnel or other mobility issues, as it reduces strain on the hand and wrist.

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    Each handmade holder is lightweight and made of 100% natural walnut wood, so you know it'll be something your favourite book lover will enjoy for years to come.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.50 (available in three sizes).

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