Although Christmas recently passed, every family is eager to get the perfect gifts for their loved ones to cherish and remember on different occasions like birthdays. More often than not, because of factors such as work commitments or the weather those last-minute gift runs can turn into somewhat of a hassle.
So if you are one of those that find themselves stuck in this sort of predicament here is a list of some gift ideas that can help you decide what to give and to whom! They are pretty generalized so highly likely they would be appreciated by almost anybody, and some of these can even serve as pretty great new home gifts too.
1. LED Lights
Teenagers can be the moodiest when it comes to their presents –surely all parents can relate! There’s absolutely no guarantee whether they will appreciate the gift that you put so much thought into, which is why LED lights can be a safe option. Every teenager is on Tik Tok, and Tik Tok trends are all the rage now, so what better than to get your teenager something they’ll utilize or have been eyeing to buy for quite some time now.
2. Smart Speakers
Whether you’re shopping for a friend your age or a teenager, smart speakers are sure to be loved by both. Whether it’s for blasting music in their room or taking down reminders for the coming week, or simply as an essential part of kids moving into a new college dorm or apartment. Since virtual assistants like Alexa or the Google Assistant come built into smart speakers, hence these can become a gift that will be well-liked in any age group for that matter.
3. Scented Candles
Buying a gift for a relative or close friend of yours, that doubles as a new home gift as well, scented candles are the best option! Not only are they perfect for the winter holiday vibes, but fit right in perfectly with a cute vintage home aesthetic and lovely fragrances that last for hours.
4. Smart Locks
Smart locks as a home present couldn’t be more welcoming. As an essential part of home security, smart locks can help the user feel safe when at home and away from home, by providing them with access through their smartphones around the clock. What better way to end the year than by gifting your loved ones something that helps them feel extra safe?
5. A Laptop
Everyone appreciates and loves a good laptop whether they are a student going away for college or a family member that will be working from home during the ongoing pandemic. With everything shifting online, having a portable device where you can organize and do your work has become an essential, especially with the new hybrid work models around the country. This is why laptops will make for the perfect choice for gifting your loved one with something extra special this year.
6. New M1 iPad
Artists and students alike are itching to get their hands on the newly released M1 chip iPads by Apple, and these can prove to be the perfect gift for those that have had it on their wish list for quite some time. The iPad comes in varying price points, so it is okay if you are on a budget – you can choose one that you are sure your loved ones will enjoy and is affordable too.
7. Smart Thermostats
With the winter chills settling in, no one wants to get out of bed to yet again adjust the temperature! A smart thermostat is perfect for the holiday season as guests arrive back home which makes it the ideal gift. Not only will they keep your loved ones warm and cozy but will also help them save up on their energy bills as the colder months set in.
8. Something Handmade
Nothing embodies the holiday spirit more than something handmade that shows all the time and love you poured into it. Handmade clay necklaces and earrings are sure to keep your friends connected to you and make them feel all the more special. And if you’re not a crafty person, a handwritten letter in a handmade envelope can also be just as special and cherished along with a small token.
9. Nintendo Switch
Whether you’re shopping for kids or a video game enthusiast, a Nintendo switch will be a perfect gift that individuals of all age groups can enjoy, especially those that are dying to get their hands on the new Animal Crossing or Legends of Zelda games. A perfect gaming device to spend time with during the school break, and perfect for playing with the family!
10. Educational Toys
Did you have a new member recently join the family and are looking for the perfect gift for a toddler? The perfect gift for a little one will definitely be an educational toy that will not only be fun for them to play with but also help improve their spatial and analytical thinking skills and help them carve out their creative side as well.
We hope the above list simplifies your search for this holiday season and for the rest to follow. So what are you waiting for? Go on and get those presents that have been pending all this time! And a Happy New Year to you all!