12 of the Best Funny White Elephant Gifts for Office Parties

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A staple of office holiday parties, gift exchanges are always fun, but some of the most raucous and enjoyable inter-office swaps have to be White Elephant swaps. Sometimes called the “Bad Santa” game, the point of these gifts is to see who can choose the worst, funniest, or most embarrassing gift to contribute to the pool; usually there’s a capped price to prevent the winner from simply buying their way into first. Everyone, from the class clown to your stodgiest coworker can let loose and have a laugh with these gifts.

Boss makes a dollar, I make a dime, but I won’t be able to get away with using this tiny putter game on the company’s time.

Encourage your coworkers to fully embrace their outside of work dream and transform into a cartoon character. Perfect for sports fans and pranksters alike, a little custom paint will let the recipient commit fully to the bit.

Useful, but still confusing, the ideal White Elephant gift always makes the recipient feel like they’re missing a key part of an inside joke, or maybe that they aren’t and the younger generation is just super strange . This burrito blanket fits the description perfectly.

Unlike a motion-activated Halloween themed jump scare toy, The Screaming Goat has no holiday to beckon his emergence, no raison d’etre; he simply is, and therefore must scream

Dozens of dad jokes on command are sure to perk up even the most bleary, coffee-deprived offices on a Monday morning. Batteries are included, so the recipient of this gag gift can immediately start enjoying it.

Humorous both for cat lovers and cat haters, this six pack of magnets is funny, functional, and a guaranteed conversations starter.

Encouraging a goal-oriented mindset is an important part of management, even if the goal in question is to get to happy hour on-time for once. This humorous checklist is sure to see plenty of use, either at the office or at home.

Good for a chuckle every time it’s seen in the break room fridge, this lunch cooler is a little on the smaller size, perfect for the office where nobody has a big heart.

I don’t need to tell you why an adult-sized banana suit is funny, and I couldn’t put it into words if I had to. Watch your coworkers plot and scheme to steal this, and enjoy years of Halloween photos courtesy of the winner.

The perfect accessories for loafing around, these bread themed slippers come in a range of sizes and styles.

You can’t give a passive-aggressive gift directly to your co-workers, but this is an appropriate, and hilarious, way to tell a few choice folks that it’s time they sucked it up.

Puns, the indisputable highest form of humor, are at peak form in this set of kitchen themed funny magnets. Killer one-liners like “Don’t be afraid to take whisks” are guaranteed to be memorable, and this set will be stolen repeatedly as the game progresses.

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