Giving gifts has always been one of my favorite parts of the holiday season. But even though it’s something I love to do, that doesn’t mean it’s always easy. In fact, some year’s I get a terrible case of “gifter’s block!” (That’s a thing, right?) Not knowing what to get for someone can really throw a wrench into your holiday shopping plans.
So just in case any of you are struggling with “gifter’s block,” I thought I’d share some gift recommendations! One of the best ways to find gift inspiration is to check out what other people are buying as gifts. So in order to find out what gifts are hot this year, I knew right where to go first—Pinterest! Pinterest provided plenty of gift giving inspiration, and I’ll be sharing my findings with you today!
Below you’ll find a list of some of this year’s most popular gifts according to Pinterest. I also included Amazon links for each item to make things even easier! Use this list to find your gift inspiration this year, and happy hunting! :-)
The Most Popular Gifts This Year, According To Pinterest
1. Home Decor Gifts
This year it’s all about bringing “hygge” (a Danish term for the feeling of coziness and contentment) into your home. Think of warm tones like brass and copper for kitchen utensils and hardware, and don’t forget the cozy accessories!
2. Jewelry Gifts
Dainty jewelry like thin gold rings have been trending all year. Other hot jewelry items include leaf earrings, pineapple pendants, and leather bracelets. Think feminine and nature-inspired!
3. Wellness Gifts
Whether your recipient’s idea of wellness includes hitting the gym or taking time off at home, there are plenty of trending gifts they’re sure to love! Some of the current trending wellness categories include essential oils, shower melts, and workout gear.
4. Toy Gifts
Looking for the perfect toy for the little ones (or someone else’s little ones?) This year’s top toys for gifting include touch-and-feel cards, stuffed animal hammocks, travel-friendly blocks, and eco-friendly games.
5. Hosting Gifts
Hosting a party or get-together during the holidays can be hard work! Giving a small gift to the host or hostess can be a great way to show your appreciation for their efforts. Trending hosting gifts this year include infused syrups, tea party foods, mug cakes, and mimosa fixings.
6. Tech Gifts
You don’t have to shell out hundreds of dollars to get a great gift for your tech-obsessed friends and family! Tech accessories and wearable tech offer many affordable gift options that your recipient will use every day!
How do you get inspired about what gifts you’ll be giving?