We love getting a gift that’s unexpected and it’s always wonderful to get a nice surprise. We’ve all been through some crazy months this past year and now is a better time than ever to give someone a thoughtful gift just because. If you know you want to impress a friend or family member but aren’t sure about the right gift, you’ve come to the right place.
We’ve compiled a list that contains gifts that just about everyone will love and that are certainly inoffensive. No matter who you’re buying for, whether it be mom, dad, teens, kids, or even babies, we’ve got something on this list for them! We’ll show you products ranging from cool tech to basic, but necessary beauty products. Are you ready to shop? Here are 35 gifts to give just because.
$264 at the time of publication
Here’s a gift you want to give just because warmth is always welcome. We’re talking cashmere hoodie realness with this casual yet elegant piece of clothing. We know you know someone who would love to wear this to keep warm and think of you each time they do. This is one of Oprah’s favorite things for a reason!
$34.99 at the time of publication
Truffle-infused hot sauce? You should give this just because everyone needs to try it! This special White Truffle edition is “sprinkled with organic coriander, resulting in a brighter but equally decadent sensation.” And it’s also “infused with same chili peppers, organic agave nectar, this meticulously crafted flavor profile will change your hot sauce experience.”
$127.99 at the time of publication
Give this creative toolbox just because you know a kid would love it. How cool would it be to give a kid the gift of building their own working robot? Well, now they can, thanks to this piece of tech created by LEGO. This award-winning STEM learning toy allows kids to be exposed to the “creative world of coding” all the while having fun “building, learning, and programming robots.”
$22.99 at the time of publication
Give this book just because you know someone loves tension. Rumaan Alam’s latest release was a finalist for the 2020 National Book Award and Jenna Bush Hager’s October 2020 Today Show book club pick. The story is about two families who don’t know each other, who are then forced together during a weekend gone awry. Sounds like a great premise, right?
$119.99 at the time of publication
Give this gift because you know your dad needs a new timepiece. This Citizen Watches Men’s BM7100-59E Corso Eco Drive Watch is a statement piece that will go with any outfit, casual or otherwise. We’re sure anyone would be pleased to have such a nice piece of jewelry.
$134.95 at the time of publication
Give this gift just because you know someone would love to put it on their nightstand. Belkin products are known for their durability and this charging device is no exception. Keep this charging station on the bedside table and maintain that clean and sleek look while charging an iPhone and Apple Watch at the same time. How tidy!
$14 at the time of publication
Three lip glosses for just $14, now that’s a deal. Give this gift just because you know it would look good on someone’s lips. It’s a high-shine and lightweight lip gloss that sparkles and gleams, unlike its competitors. It’s also made of clean ingredients that you’ll never feel guilty about!
$79.99 at the time of publication
Give this gift just because you know a person who has great taste in decor. Not only does the right amount of lighting make a space more inviting, but it also sets the mood. And the right lighting fixture can bring any room to life and help with the entire vibe of the decor. How cool is this Versanora Ayden Table Lamp? It’s sleek look and gold accents would look good in any bedroom, living room, or den. Give someone the gift of light!
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Choose between a one-time order or a three, six, or 12-month membership to Dry Farm Wines for your mother-in-law’s Christmas gift. As their website reveals, “Dry Farm Wines curates only the highest quality natural wines from small family farms that meet our strict standard of purity. Unlike today’s commercialized and processed wines, this is real wine. Nothing added, nothing removed.” Give this gift just because you know a wine lover would drink it up.
$34.04 at the time of publication
This modern spin on a classic toy for those children who are two years old or older is all the rage this year. Can’t you just picture it now? It’s days before the new year, you are using Disney+ to stream Toy Story 4 and your little ones are calmly playing with Mr. and Mrs. Potato head? Maybe that’s a dream but this bundle of 61 parts gives kids the ability to style Mr. Potato Head like Disney’s Toy Story 4 characters: Woody, Buzz, forky, Duke Caboose, Bunny, Duck, or Bo Peep. Or, kiddos can go off creating their own wacky characters. Give this gift just because everyone loves potatoes!
$68 at the time of publication
Give this gift just because this subscription box by Bean Box Gourmet Coffee is just for them. Choose between a three, six, or 12-month coffee subscription and receive several samples of coffee for a new aroma every morning! Coffee lovers can’t have too much coffee so give with reckless abandon.
$89.99 at the time of publication
When it comes to traveling for the weekend, nothing keeps your stuff more organized than a good, solid duffle bag. And people rave about these Herschel Novel Duffel Bags. Give this bag just because you think someone would look cute traveling with it.
$24.99 at the time of publication
This Robot can play guessing games with its owners and helps children learn about different animals. Not only does that interactive learning help with cognitive development, but the robot also sings and dances and so much more. Who else wishes they had robots to teach them how to read and write when they were kids? Give this gift because you are ready for the robot uprising.
$23.79 at the time of publication
Give this gift just because you know someone who has had a rough time and needs relaxation. These homemade bath bombs made by the Relaxation Store are all-natural and organic. And because six comes in a set, it really is the homemade gift that keeps on giving. What a dream!
$21 at the time of publication
Give this gift just because you have a Jeffrey in your life. Ina Garten creates some of the most approachable recipes ever. As Amazon reveals, “In Modern Comfort Food, Ina Garten shares 85 new recipes that will feed your deepest cravings.” Not to mention, many of the recipes are originated from meals that will remind us of our childhoods.
$49.99 at the time of publication
If you have someone in your life who is constantly on the go, then this may just be the perfect homemade gift for them. It’s a gorgeous leather Dopp kit that can be personalized for that added special touch! It can help keep all of their toiletries organized while traveling and each time they use it they’ll think of you. Give this gift just because you don’t want that person that travels all the time to go ungroomed.
$16.95 at the time of publication
This Organic Farm Buddies Plush Toy is made of hypoallergenic, 100% natural corn fiber filling and is free of harmful chemicals making it the perfect cuddly stuffed doll for your baby. Not to mention, you can purchase it in the form of a Boxer Dog, a Chef Cow, or a Belle Cow. Give this gift just because you know a kid who’d look cute with it.
$18.99 at the time of publication
Aromatherapy is real and scents help us relax at home. Give this gift just because you know someone needs a some glow. Throw this Yinuo Mirror Scented Candles Gift Set in your Amazon cart.
$16.99 at the time of publication
This mascara by Honest Beauty is a two-for. Not only is it a mascara but it’s a lash primer as well. The 2-in-1 helps to boost lash length, volume, and definition. It’s also silicone-free, paraben-free, dermatologist and ophthalmologist tested, and also cruelty-free. Give this gift just because you know someone lives for the drama.
$179.95 at the time of publication
Beats Pill has become one of the most respected Bluetooth, portable speakers around. It might seem like a splurge, but the Pill also comes with a microphone so that if you get a phone call, you don’t have to disconnect! Give this just because you know someone would throw a party with it.
$30 at the time of publication
According to Milk, “once upon a time, there was a Milk Bar creation called Candy Bar Pie. It was chocolatey, it was caramel-ly, it was pretzel-y, it was peanut-buttery, and it was very, very tasty — and now, we’ve brought it back in the form of a Snap.” Order a six-pack or a 12-pack and make somebody’s dreams come true. Give this just because you know someone who’s always craving chocolate.
$24.12 at the time of publication
Give this gift just because you know we all appreciate moisture. This Burt’s Bees Classics Gift Set has everything you could possibly need to keep your skin feeling great. And it’s the perfect stocking stuffer as well!
$34.95 at the time of publication
This Corkcicle stainless steel, no-slip, triple-insulated mug “keeps your latte or lemon tea toasty for up to three hours,” Oprah says. We can’t argue with a mug that looks this cool but stays so hot! Get this gift just because you know someone who could use a fancy cup.
$19.82 at the time of publication
It’s a tech-y twist on the traditional Pictionary game. Instead of using the typical pen and paper, you use the special pen that’s provided for you and draw in the air while your team watches you throw their phone. What you’re attempting to draw in the air, shows up on the screen! Give this gift just because you know someone who could use a good time.
$14.88 at the time of publication
For those with tots three years and older, this Cuddly Pup stays warm after you microwave his pouch for more than 20 minutes. Each Cuddly Pup has a wipe-away teardrop in its eye and will comfort your little one day or night. Give this just because you want to snuggle with it.
$59.99 at the time of publication
The all-new Echo Dot is the perfect tech addition to any living room, nightstand, or kitchen. And it can be a huge help for the person who is always doing multiple things at once. With its sleek design and its convenient clock display, Alexa is there to help with everything. Give this gift just because you know someone who could use a hand around the house.
$19.20 at the time of publication
Lady Gaga has a slew of powdered eye shadow palettes but this Everyday Four-Way Shadow Palette is to die for! It’s all the colors you could need for any kind of look and it has just the right amount of shimmer to make you feel glamorous without overdoing it. Give this just because you know someone who’s a little monster.
$49.99 at the time of publication
A great addition to the Peloton bike is this desk to turn it into a work station. This desk makes it so easy to get your legs moving while also getting work done! it’s win-win! GIve this gift just because you want to make someone feel guilty for only working out when they’re working out.
$299.00 at the time of publication
iRobot Roomba i3 will make someone a whole lot happier because they’ll have more time to do things they actually enjoy. Its technology makes sure your floors are cleaned without ever having to lift a finger. Give this gift just because you want to check something off of someone’s to-do list.
$10.19 at the time of publication
Calling all poetry lovers, this one is for you. After opening the world’s eyes with her beautiful words in her first two books, Milk and Honey and The Sun and Her Flowers, Canadian Poet Rupi Kaur is doing it again with Home Body. According to Amazon, through her poetry, “she walks readers through a reflective and intimate journey visiting the past, the present, and the potential of the self.” Give this gift just because someone could use a personal journey.
$31.21 at the time of publication
We all have the coffee lover in our lives that really just prefers to have their coffee handed to them rather than laboring over it themselves. Chameleon Cold-Brew Organic Oat Milk Lattes are delicious, dairy-free, and hassle-free. Give this coffee gift just because you know someone could use a pick-me-up.
$22.32 at the time of publication
Foster a love for the arts with this toddler doodle board! It comes with touch lights with 6 songs, 12 light colors, and instructions. Mess-Free Touch-Lights is less of a headache than finger painting and way more fun because of all of the lights and ways a child can interact with it. It’s like having magic at your fingertips. Give this touch light just because you know it will a kid up.
$29.99 at the time of publication
You know what, why not give someone the gift of complete kitchen organization. Netflix’s The Home Edit is all the rage right now. We’ll admit, we’d be pleased as punch to get kitchen containers. Give this gift just because you can never have too much organization.
$65 at the time of publication
Best for Lazy Mornings
PJs are always a safe bet when it comes to someone who is hard to shop for. They’ll especially love the modal and spandex fabric that these Nordstrom jammies are made out of. It’s just the perfect amount of stretch and comfort that they’ll want to experience all morning long. Give this gift just because you know it’s the right thing to do.
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$49 at the time of publication
We all have the one person in our lives who loves to write letters and thank you notes in the mail. How thoughtful would it be to give them the gift of personalized stationery this year? This particular pack comes with notecards, a notepad, and envelopes. Give this gift just because you want someone to send you cards like a boss.
There you go! 35 items you should buy for yourself or give to a friend just because! Whether you’re shopping for yourself or others, these items will surely make you feel special and improve your life in a small way. We hope you really do take time to get yourself something to help make life easier. You deserve it, just because.
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