Shopping for holiday gifts is hard work, especially for someone you know who seems to have it all. But luckily, there are some websites that can help.
Uncommon Goods is known for its vast selection of extraordinary items, with thousands of gift ideas to choose from. It even has a dedicated section dedicated to, you guessed it, uncommon holiday gifts. Or, if you love shopping on Etsy, you already know it’s one of the best places to find small business handcrafted, unique and completely original items.
To make your hunt even easier, we’ve rounded up 34 of the coolest and most unique gifts from Uncommon Goods and Etsy that’s sure to make anyone on your list smile this holiday season. Need more ideas? Check out our favorite gifts for men, women’s gifts, Amazon gifts and advent calendars.
Handcrafted in Indonesia, this floral-print marigold kimono robe is ideal for casual casual wear. Bonus: it even has pockets!
If they’ve just moved or just really love a city, these glasses can engrave a map of it.
If you’re part of a long-distance relationship, these bracelets allow you to touch the top sensor to send a little “love” to each other.
If you have absolutely no idea what gift to give, a personalized gift like this can do the trick. These beautiful glasses can be garlanded with their birth month. Hey, you don’t even have to know their exact birthday.
DIY kits are another fun gift idea, especially for couples. This one lets you make your own bubble tea in just a few easy steps.
Monogram cheese and crackers serving plate
A deli board is always a good idea for constant entertainers.
If your loved one enjoys harvesting fruits and vegetables from their own garden, this harvest basket is an easy way to collect and transport all their delicious homegrown goods.
Keep your beloved pet close to your heart with this custom portrait pendant necklace. It can even be printed with the animal’s name, date of birth, date of adoption, or other meaningful phrases.
These adorable zen cat sculptures are a lovely and quirky addition to any garden or outdoor space.
A handcrafted cherry wood picnic table and wine rack make al fresco dining a breeze. Just pack it with all your favorite foods and drinks and stretch your legs to turn it into a tabletop when you get to your location. Plus, it can be engraved with the name and date for a personalized touch.
Cold brew coffee maker and carafe
This all-in-one cold brew coffee maker and insulated carafe is perfect for the busy iced coffee lover in your life. No matter where you go, pour cold brew directly into a thermos and it’s sure to stay refrigerated for up to 24 hours.
A custom pet portrait is the ultimate gift for anyone with a furry four-legged family member. Based on the photos provided, artist MG Stout creates vibrant and beautifully hand-painted portraits that are sure to be treasured forever.
Stacy Borocz Recycled Serving Plates and Bell Jars
Carved from the wood of ancient Hungarian architecture, this beautifully crafted dinner plate serves as a bakery display in any kitchen.
Kasey and Justin Pearson Personalized Hearts Four Player Game
A personalized four-player duel game is a lovely and fun gift for the newlyweds, your partner, or anyone who likes friendly competition.
Keep your favorite family recipes organized with this customizable cookbook cookbook. With room for over 80 recipes, photos, conversion charts, and more, this is sure to become an heirloom that will be enjoyed for years to come.
No matter the distance, you can keep family and loved ones close by with this personalized signpost that shows each member’s distance and direction from home.
KatyRyanDesigns Facial Mug
Sip your morning coffee even better with a cute, personalized mug featuring a photo of your favorite pet or loved one.
FeatherPearlCandleCo Sweater Weather Candle
Candles are a delightful gift for just about anyone on your holiday list, especially when they smell as amazing as this sweater weather scent made of amber, warm spices and citrus.
Commemorate a beloved family recipe with this custom bamboo cutting board that can be engraved with a loved one’s exact handwriting or favorite font. You can also choose from three different sizes.
Personalized jewelry is always in trend. We especially love this delicate handcrafted style, available in sterling silver, 18 karat gold or rose gold finishes.
Has someone on your gift list just moved into a new home? If so, a personalized doormat is a sweet way to welcome guests, especially for holiday parties.
Combine positive intentions and daily affirmations with life purpose and free-flowing writing with this gorgeous and minimalist gratitude journal. It’s especially perfect for a loved one as we enter the new year.
Animal lovers will absolutely love these custom pet portrait ornaments. Each ceramic ornament is printed with a picture you send as a gift that is both sensual and beautiful.
Another great gift for anyone with furry friends is this custom framed pet portrait. Your favorite pet images are printed on giclée Epson matte paper and framed into a piece that will always be admired.
This 6-Piece Natural Soap Bar Gift Set is 100% vegan, handcrafted with fragrant essential oils, botanical butters and botanical extracts, making a great eco-friendly gift.
Keep your loved ones with you wherever you go with this custom leather key ring. Personalize it with a special photo on the inside and a monogram on the outside or engrave up to six characters.
A custom deli platter keeps you entertained with ease. The board comes with parts of your favorite treat and can be engraved with a name, date, quote or message for a special touch.
Paperandclaystudio Svulme Vase
Plant lovers will be ecstatic with one of these colorful, tacky vases. Sleek and modern, they’ll add a fun pop of color to any space.
The only way to make a cozy hoodie even better? Of course, embroider it with a cute photo of your pet! You can choose from a variety of embroidery designs and colors, and even add your pet’s name for free.
This beginner needle punch kit is the perfect gift for those who love to embroider on their own or looking to start a new crafting hobby.
Golfers will love receiving these personalized pouches as a gift. You can customize everything from the color to the foil used for the monogram.
Another gorgeous piece of personal jewelry that will stand the test of time is the classic signet ring. We love the oval version, which is available in 925 sterling silver or 14 karat sterling silver and can be engraved with up to 10 characters.
A lovely alternative to disposable tissues, these reusable cotton wheels are made from organic cotton and bamboo and dyed with plants. Basically, they’re the perfect gift for any eco-conscious beauty lover.
There’s nothing quite like snuggling up on the sofa under an ultra-comfy blanket, this thick cotton knit blanket is soft, fluffy, warm and gorgeous enough to show in any space.