As a giftee, few things feel as special as opening one of the best personalized gifts made just for you. So, if you have the time and budget this year, we wholeheartedly recommend treating all your favorite people with a unique present that will warm their hearts for years to come.
We know from first-hand experience that there are few ways to make someone feel extra special than with a personalized gift. Not only do these types of gifts say, “Hey, I put a lot of thought into this because I love you,” but they also prove just how well you know a person and what they’re into, which is always a nice feeling for whoever’s on the receiving end.
While you can personalize just about anything nowadays, don’t feel restricted to monogrammed mugs and pajama sets. As you’ll see ahead, you can also customize bags, watches, fragrances, makeup, and more. You could easily get unique personalized presents for everyone on your list if you wanted to — just be prepared for the myriad of thank you cards you’ll receive in return.
If you need gifting inspiration, we’re here to help. Below, we’ve rounded up 32 great gifts and keepsakes that’ll put a smile on the faces of any family member, best friend, or coworker. Browse and shop now for the best “made for you” gifts that will make holiday shopping a breeze this year.
Our Top Picks:
- Allure Best of Beauty Winner: Prose Hair Brush, $72
- Best Zodiac-Inspired Gift: Mejuri Zodiac Pendant Necklace, $128
- Best for Jet-Setters: Away The Cosmetics Bag, $95
- Best for Reliving Precious Moments: Minted Custom Map Filled Foil Art, $158
- Best Fragrance Gift: Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb Eau de Parfum, $142
- Best Makeup Gift: YSL Beauty Rouge Volupté Shine Lipstick Balm, $43
- Best for the Fashion-Forward: Cuyana Easy Tote, $268
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