12 Personalized Gifts for Everyone on Your List

It's never too early to start shopping for holiday gifts, and these thoughtful ideas will satisfy everyone on your list.

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October 08, 2020

There are few feelings that compare to that of knowing you’ve found the perfect holiday gift for someone you love. That said, gifting is an art form and finding the ultimate present for your person is easier said than done — especially if you’re not sure where to begin. Our secret to successful gift-giving is marrying sentiment with special, customized touches to create a gift that shows the recipient that you understand and adore them. Shop our top 12 thoughtful and personalized gifts to spoil everyone on your nice list in the links below.


Indisputable fact: There’s not a pet parent out there who wouldn’t squeal over this custom ceramic pet portrait ornament. Each ornament is hand-painted on a circle or heart-shaped ceramic ornament and includes a classical pet portrait against a vibrant, solid backdrop. Pick a string color and add an extra personal touch with the pet’s name and the year.

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$69 - $89

Celebrate the holidays and the homeowners’ accomplishment in one fell swoop with a custom-engraved serving board that marks the season. Each board is handmade in Fort Worth, Texas using 100-percent natural wood rich with rustic grain and stained in your choice of a beech or walnut finish. All customizations are laser-engraved and available for one or both sides of the serving board. Our advice? Include a festive holiday recipe on one side and add the homeowners’ name or street address above the year they purchased their home on the other.

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$55 - $102

Spoil your trend-loving mom, sister or bestie with this engraved monogram charm necklace. The minimalist design features an octagon pendant engraved with up to three characters and your choice of three distinct chain styles. The lucky recipients are sure to love how the sleek and simple necklace looks when worn solo and layered with other pendants. Each necklace is handcrafted in plain or 14K-gold-filled sterling silver to ensure long-lasting, everyday wear.

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Gift your chronically busy sister-in-law a chic way to keep track of her bustling family schedule with this streamlined acrylic wall calendar. The splurge-worthy design is handcrafted to last with a high-quality acrylic board, professionally printed letters and your choice of black, silver or gold hardware. Parents will appreciate how easy it is to add and erase appointments and events to the board using dry erase markers. Customize the acrylic calendar with the family’s surname, and round out the gift with these colorful chalk ink markers.

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Cozy, classic and customizable? This personalized plaid throw checks all our boxes for homebody holiday gifts. The luxurious blanket is made from acrylic and offered in six timeless color stories including the neutral styles pictured here and a vibrant, holly-red tartan and a forest green plaid style perfect for holiday cuddles. Personalize the blanket with your pick of 23 unique monogram styles and thread colors to best suit the cozy queen in your life.

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Bedtime won’t feel like a chore with this magical gift. The customizable storybook is our top pick for spoiling little ones in your life this holiday season because it comes personalized with their name on the front cover. Author Jennifer Dewing weaves lyrical prose with vibrant illustrations that are sure to send your pint-sized reader into an enchanted sleep by the time you turn the last page.

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Whether you’re shopping for a tech-obsessed teen or a tech-adverse adult, this personalized phone case is guaranteed to be a hit. The playful case design comes in 11 colorful finishes, includes free monogramming and caters to nine different smartphones.

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Searching for the perfect present for the new parents in your family? This modern, double-sided disk sign features a cheeky message for mail carriers on one side and a customized family sign on the other. Shop the disk and create a wreath like the one pictured above using a budget-friendly wreath from a local craft store.

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Hosting may be on hold this holiday season, but charcuterie boards will always be a welcome addition to an entertainer’s kitchen. Grab this unique initial board to spoil your party-planning bestie or mother-in-law this year. The embossed design is crafted from your pick of walnut, cherry or maple hardwood and provides plenty of space for cheese, nuts and veggies.

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$41 - $54

Remind your grandparents of their legacy and the life they’ve built together with this sentimental Christmas tree sculpture. Each tree is handmade in your choice of natural wood or colored acrylic and personalized with a list of your chosen family names.

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Earn the MVP with the football fan in your inner circle with this thoughtful coffee table book. The New York Times Custom Sports Book highlights their favorite NFL team with at least 70 pages of trivia and reprinted coverage from the Times, highlighting the team through history. Choose between five leather finishes, and make the hardcover book an instant keepsake by adding the recipient’s name to the cover in a handsome, foil-embossed finish.

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$20.99 - $54

Add this fresh, personalized apron set to your holiday gifting menu. The custom set includes three wooden utensils, a printed drawstring bag and a matching, adult cotton apron with a bold, black-printed motif complete with the chef’s name and their kitchen establishment date.

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