10 Gift Ideas for The Most Difficult Person On Your List
The holiday season is upon us and earlier than ever! Looking for the right gift has never been easy, but if you are stumped for ideas, it can be even harder. Of course, it's the thought that counts, but we still want our gifts to be thoughtful, regularly used, and not donated or sold after a few weeks. It's especially difficult when you can't decide what to get for someone really particular. Whether you want to upgrade their gear or give them something they won't be able to forget, we have just the right gift for this holiday season.
AJNA 37L DuraDiamond™ Travel and Adventure Camera Backpack ($349.99, fstopgear.com)
Analog Waking Clock ($299.00, OneClock.co)
Launched in early 2021, OneClock has designed a minimalist analog clock that will gently wake you up using science-based sounds. Perfect for the minimalist, the tech overloaded, or sleep-deprived on your shopping list, this device was purposely designed to keep tech out of the bedroom and improve sleeping habits. It doesn't have Bluetooth, WiFi, or apps; in fact, it doesn't even have a snooze button. The OneClock is built by hand using high-quality, long-lasting parts with a precision machined aluminum enclosure, solid wood front and back, and a low glare glass face.
Cleo+Coco Daily Essentials Kit ($49, CleoAndCoco.com)
The expectation for clean products is on the rise, and that person on your list who wants to save the planet, but also get good skincare products, will love the Cleo+Coco products. Their Daily Essentials skincare kit is a perfect bundle to give, which includes their Coconut Cleanse Face+Body Bar, Mineral Cleanse Hand+Body Bar, Charcoal Deodorant, and Dry Shampoo+Body Powder. Not only are these products free of aluminum and petroleum, but are free of synthetic fragrances that normally hide dangerous ingredients like parabens. So much more than a deodorant, this is a luxury skincare item that will please even the most particular on your list.
Motif Passion Flowers by Luz Flora ($39.00, LuzFlora.com)
Founded by former filmmaker and author Macarena Luz Bianchi, Luz Flora was designed to brighten someone's day and bring joy to someone even in the midst of a difficult time. Purchase her red Motif Passion bouquet containing the blooms: Rose, Gerbera, Alstroemeria, Protea Pincushion, Cocculus, Hypericum. The Haute Couture arrangement contains 50 stems, and the Glamour Grande contains 25 steams. Add one of Bianchi's keepsake books to your gift to make this a long-lasting gift, perfect for someone who needs the touch of a bouquet of flowers for the holiday season.
Elderflower Liqueur ($220, ReserveBar.com)
Made with 1,000 handpicked elderflowers, St-Germain® launches a limited-edition partnership of their St-Germain Elderflower Liqueur with iconic fashion designer Anna Sui. Encasing a 750ml of St. Germain is a tote designed with Anne Sui's signature touch and whimsical aesthetic. The tote features an intricate blue and green floral crochet design that matches the bright flavors of the liqueur it holds. This gift is perfect for the hostess in your home and she will delight at the dash of inspiration this liqueur brings to the cocktails of the season.
JURA Chrome E8 Coffee Machine ($2,499.00, ShopJura.com)
JURA's new generation of coffee makers blends versatility and luxury with increased functionality is a phenomenal choice for the coffee lover on your list. Included in the device are a Professional Aroma Grinder and JURA's state-of-the-art Pulse Extraction Process where the best coffee aromas develop. With their Fine Foam Frother, Extra Shot Function, and intelligent pre-heating along with the ability to control the device from a smartphone, this is an innovative machine designed to make cafe-quality coffee from home.
EttaVee Designed Planners (price per item varies; ErinCondren.com)
For the ultimate planner, you'll want to give them a piece from the newest Erin Condren collection who has partnered with lifestyle brand, EttaVee. Featuring vibrant hand-painted designs by EttaVee, this collection inspires people to see the beauty in the world around us. Select from a variety of planners and notebooks along with personalized stationery and stickers. An excellent gift to give to the person in your life who loves planning ahead and adores artsy-inspired collections like this.
G-Shock Analog-Digital GA900VB-1A Men's Watch ($140, GShock.com)
Part of the new line-up of men's G-SHOCK timepieces, the Virtual World collection evokes a futuristic style as seen in many virtual reality concerts, video games, and movies. It has the signature toughness and designs of previous G-SHOCK models with a striking, bold blue-violet color that appears to be from another world or time. The GA900VB-1A watch has a standout octagonal bezel and thin case featuring a carbon core guard structure, as well as a unique light fade-out feature on the dial. It's the most eye-catching gift that would be perfect for someone who loves a classic, but futuristic-looking timepiece.
BURST Oral Care Lavender Water Flosser and Sonic Toothbrush ($79.99 each, Macys.com)
BURST Oral Care brings luxury to oral care with their new limited edition Lavender Water Flosser and Sonic Toothbrush. Wrapped in a matte lavender, this duo will elevate your teeth cleaning routine. The Sonic Toothbrush is a hygenist favorite with amazing results and glowing reviews from consumers. The Water Flosser is a go-to for people looking for a compact device that lasts 80-days on a single charge. At the intersection of beauty and home, this limited edition pairing is an excellent gift to give to the one with a mega-watt smile (and want to keep it that way).
Barmy Home Spa Gift Set ($29.99, Amazon.com)
Who doesn't need a spa day? Handmade in the USA, Barmy offers up an affordable luxury gift designed to give you the spa experience you may be missing out on. The set contains four large Bath Bombs, Goat's Milk Soap, and Bath Salt. Each item is made with quality ingredients and comes in an exquisitely designed gift box. Thanks to being in the USA, you won't run into any supply-chain issues like you may with some other items.