12 Clever Gift Ideas for the Person Who Has Everything

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We all know that one person who is impossible to shop for when it comes to presents (thank goodness for gift receipts, right?). You’ve got to get pretty creative with your selections, which can be stressful as the clock ticks down to a special occasion, especially during the COVID era. From Harry Potter-themed kitchen items to a Ramen noodle-inspired plush blanket, here are a few clever gift ideas for the person who has everything.

Who doesn’t love the sight of beautiful, healthy plants and herbs on a windowsill? Huckberry’s garden jar set allows virtually anyone to grow basil, parsley, and cilantro year-round without the huge mess. Plus, the colored mason jars can be recycled and used for other purposes after you’re done growing.

All I can say is…wow. Even puzzle aficionados may get stumped by this one. This Earth puzzle is made from a detailed NASA image and each piece is a different shape – not to mention it’s 1,000 pieces to put together. It’s ideal for times when you desperately need a digital detox.

A sturdy weekend bag makes going away even more fun. This one has plenty of space inside — not to mention roomy pockets — and features a water-resistant exterior. Worried about stowing it on your next plane ride? It’ll easily fit inside any overhead compartment.

Those who like to wake up to as little light as possible in the morning will find this to be the perfect gift. Brooklinen’s eye masks are silky, soft, and ultra-breathable, and there’s a variety of colors that will appeal to both women and men.

Technology is a huge strain on the eyes, especially for those working from home and staring at a computer screen checking emails for hours on end. These glasses ease the tension and literally filter out blue light to reduce eye strain and improve sleep. This pair in particular is inexpensive and designed for both guys and gals.

This adorable blanket looks good enough to eat! Measuring 50 inches by 60 inches, It’s machine washable and easy to clean in case you spill any of your actual Ramen noodles on it.

I bought myself a weighted blanket before moving to a new city and it’s completely changed how I sleep. The YnM Weighted Blanket comes in different sizes, ranging from five pounds all the way up to 30 pounds. The heaviness helps “cacoon” you while you sleep to provide comfort and is a great suggestion for those who suffer from sleeping problems.

Accio chocolate chips! Add a little magic to someone’s kitchen with a Harry Potter-themed apron, but be sure to inquire about that person’s Hogwarts house first (I’m a Gryffindor, BTW). The adult apron adjusts with a D-ring at the neck, while the kid apron adjusts with Velcro closures for easy access.

Take it from me – you can never have too many products to refresh your skin and make it glow, especially as the temps keep dropping. One reviewer called it “happiness in a bottle.” Talk about the perfect Christmas gift.

Movie lovers in your life will go nuts for this. Featuring a gray and black grid with 100 classic titles, this poster includes everything from family-friendly animation to terrifying horror flicks. After you’ve seen a particular film, scratch off its square to find a colorful image inspired by the movie. You jump, I jump, Jack!

Cat lovers everywhere will appreciate this hilarious book. It features letters and images to give a cat’s eye view on conundrums we often face when raising a kitty, old or small (do you really need to wake us up at 4:30 a.m. for breakfast?). Even dog owners may get a kick out of it.

Think of this as the meme version of Apples to Apples. With over 17,000 five-star reviews on Amazon, What Do You Meme? is sure to liven up any gathering or party, no complicated rules necessary. The company also created expansion packs so you can add even more hilarious topics to the mix. Remember that this game was designed for people 17 years and older.


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