Unique Holiday Gift Ideas
By SABRINA WONG
Finding the perfect gift for friends and family during the holiday season can be difficult. Luckily, there are many fun and creative gift ideas that your loved ones are sure to enjoy.
Gifts for her:
Cuff Smart Jewelry
This high tech jewelry is both fashionable and functional. Cuff products can be connected to smart phones and can alert the user by vibrating when a call, text, or notification is received. Pre-programmed messages can be sent just by tapping the Cuff jewelry. The technology inside the accessories includes a battery that lasts a year so the accessories don’t have to be recharged constantly.
Journals or Stationery Sets
A high quality journal or a fashionable stationery set is a meaningful gift perfect for writing a quick memo, or just to simply write a nice message on.
Makeup or Perfume Sets
Not only is this gift is easily accessible at all department and beauty supply stores, but can suit many different types of people.
Gifts for Him
Tablets are great gifts for not only readers, but for everyone because they can be used for productivity or entertainment. Thousands of books, movies and apps can be purchased or downloaded, and tablets are very travel friendly.
Packable Down Jacket or Vest
These warm and water resistant down jackets are the perfect gift for this upcoming holiday season. Not only are they super warm, but they also fit in a small, travel size bag included in the purchase.
Tickets to a baseball, football, or basketball game are great for those who love to watch sports. Movie tickets are fun and easy for those on more of a budget. Both are a thoughtful gift that you and the receiver can enjoy together.
Gifts for Everyone
Tech accessories include earphones, music speakers, colored chargers, phone cases, and laptop bags. In our increasingly tech savvy world, anyone would love and enjoy these products.
“Favorite Things” Gift baskets
This DIY highly personalized gift is both easy and thoughtful. It can be made using:
-A basket or bag (available in craft stores)
-The person’s favorite snacks or foods (these things can be homemade or store bought)
-Small gifts like headphones, gift cards, makeup, soap, perfumes, notebooks, pens, or origami paper
-Tissue paper, cellophane wrap, and/or ribbons to decorate
Arrange the small gifts in the basket and decorate the outside with the tissue paper or basket filler and ribbons!
Reusable Water Bottles
Reusable water bottles are perfect for encouraging eco-friendly habits while simultaneously being stylish. The Environmental Club is selling reusable BPA free bottles in the high school cafeteria during lunch periods. The club is hoping to raise enough money to install a new water filtration system in the high school cafeteria. The bottles are $13 each, and are a smart alternative to disposable water bottles. Show your school spirit by gifting this eco-friendly bottle!