The Best Gifts for Cat Lovers

Treat the cat lover in your life to a very meowy Christmas with one of these feline-inspired buys.

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Updated on November 13, 2023

Are you on the prowl for the purr-fect gift to spoil the cat lover in your life? You’re in the right place. We're letting the cat out of the bag and sharing our favorite feline-inspired finds sure to delight and excite any ailurophile on your list.

Our purr-worthy picks cover all the bases with plush pillows, posh wine glasses, pretty-yet-practical takeaway mugs, kitchen essentials, shimmery jewelry and more. Shop our can't-miss cat-lover gifts in the curated list below.


The Best Gifts for Cats

Don't forget about your best feline friend or your favorite cat person this holiday season.

$50 $35
Etsy | threadsandneedlesCHI
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Every proud paw-rent will look forward to showing off this chic and snuggly sweatshirt this holiday season. The contemporary cotton design comes in 12 fresh hues and features trendy iron-on patch letters for an of-the-moment look guaranteed to earn a spot on their IG feed. Each sweatshirt is handmade in Chicago and is available in inclusive unisex sizing ranging from S-3XL.

$21.41 $15
Etsy | Crudewicks
On Sale!

Gift your cat-loving bestie this cheeky candle for their home office or entryway. The vegan soy candle is hand-poured and fragranced with natural essential oils to wrap their home in cozy scents that linger long after burning. Choose from five aromatic scents to suit any season: apple harvest, cinnamon vanilla, clean cotton, sea salt and orchid or white sage and lavender.


You know the cat parent who makes organic homemade treats for their fluffy little family member? They need the A-Z Cat Breeds towel in their kitchen, stat. The whimsical feline design features a pale pink backdrop adorned with 26 painterly cats representing every letter in the alphabet. Each kitty is labeled with its breed name in a chic script font for a fashionable (and practical!) touch.

West Elm

Friends don’t let friends burn their paws on piping-hot pots and pans. Snag this kitty-clad oven mitt and pot holder set to keep your cat-loving grandma blister-free and bring a stylish touch to her kitchen in the process. The mod polyester duo boasts a bold black-and-white cat motif that pairs seamlessly with any kitchen color palette and offers a playful element to any space.

Pottery Barn

The best gifts for cat lovers double as gifts for their favorite four-legged family members. The Sherpa Cat Bed from Pottery Barn covers all your bases, offering a chic upgrade for the cat lover’s casa and providing an ultra-cozy spot to snooze for their purring bestie. Each bed features a cloud-like sherpa cover and an understated cat silhouette that feels playful, but sophisticated enough to showcase without detracting from their interior design.

Uncommon Goods

Help them purr-fect their baking skills with this playful recipe book by Kim-Joy. Bake Me a Cat offers 50 cat-inspired recipes, including sweet treats like rainbow kitten cookies and Meowringues, and savory eats like Fo-cat-ccia or Purr-Bread Cat Loaf. Best part? Kim-Joy includes recipes for every skill level and both gluten-free and vegan options to ensure enjoyment for all cat lovers.

Wolf & Badger

Speak to your feline-obsessed friend’s soul with this oversized artwork by Natalie Cass Art for Wolf & Badger. This digital design boasts 12 illustrated cats striking various poses, making a pawsome centerpiece for any wall in their home. Each piece measures 16.5 x 23.4 inches and is printed to order on smooth fine art 230 msg matte card, ensuring exceptional detail and pigment with each print.


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$15 $14
Etsy | PetCreativo
On Sale!

Iced coffee tastes better when enjoyed from a custom glass like this beauty. This personalized glass will bring an extra shot of joy to your cat lover’s caffeine routine. The pros at PetCreativo customize the 16 oz. glass using high-grade sublimation and a custom illustration based on your submitted cat photo. The kitty’s name anchors the portrait in trendy modern lettering below. Each order includes a bamboo lid and straw, and our favorite part? A portion of the sale is donated to support pets through the CUDDLY Inc. program.

$16 $13
Etsy | DogDazeCollective
On Sale!

Wish them a Meowy Christmas with this posh personalized cat ornament. The contemporary acrylic design features a cute cat silhouette adorned with vinyl whiskers, ears and their kitty’s name in sleek script lettering. It comes in six neutral acrylic backdrops and your choice of black, white, gold or silver vinyl lettering. Finish the custom ornament with a chiffon ribbon in your choice of 13 hues ranging from earth tones to holiday staples like ruby and forest green. Gift the ornament as in or pro tip: use it as an extra-special name tag on a wrapped present.


Looking for a cat lover’s gift that feels elevated? Where They Purr: Inspirational Interiors and the Cats Who Call Them Home checks out. The fashionable coffee table book features 240 pages of jaw-dropping luxury interiors captured along with their feline tennants. Its glossy hardcover and fine art photography lend the book a chic appeal that feels anything but kitschy.

$29 $22
Etsy | SilverHandwriting
On Sale!

Searching for the purr-fect present for the feline lover and fashionista in your life? This dainty custom cat ring should do the trick. The sleek, hand-crafted design is made to order from sterling silver and customized using a photograph of their cat. Choose from three finishes to suit their style: silver, rose gold or 18K gold.


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$72 (Set of 4)
Wolf & Badger

Prepare for purrs when your cat-obsessed friend unwraps this smiling ceramic spoon set. The bundle includes four feline spoons, each with a unique coat and expression. The artisan spoons are just what any cat lover needs in their arsenal for preparing tea, scooping sugar or stirring a cocktail.


If you’re shopping for your cat-loving spouse who already brought home a litter of kittens but would love nothing more than to grow your family with a few more fluffy additions — we’ve got just the thing. Enter: the cool cats pillow by Rifle Paper Co. for Anthropologie. The plush cushion features 20 adorable and chic kitties wearing trendy sunglasses and scarves. The best part? This whimsical pillow comes without any pricey vet bills, smelly litter boxes or scratched upholstery.

$19.99 $15
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Cats and a caffeine fix — what could be better? Treat your cat-lover comrade to this dynamic combo with the S’ip by S’well stainless steel mug. The mug features a cornflower blue finish punctuated by an adorable kitten motif with cats in four fresh hues. Better still, the double-layered, vacuum-insulated travel mug keeps cold beverages cold and hot beverages hot for hours.


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Sure, this jar could be used as intended and store cat cookies, but any true cat lover will see its potential for storing their treats, too. Spoil the cat mama in your life with this perky cat jar, and let them decide how to put it to use in their kitchen.

Wolf & Badger

You’ll be hard-pressed to find a cat lover who isn’t obsessed with this smirking ceramic trinket dish. The black-and-white kitty makes a perfect bedside landing spot for jewelry or entryway parking for keys. Grab the black-and-white cutie and snag the same smiling design in a striped smoky gray finish, too.

Wolf & Badger

Give their stoop some serious cattitude with this cheeky doormat. The quirky design by Jimbob Art boasts an unimpressed cat looming above an unwelcoming sign in bold red and pink letters for all passersby to see.


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$14.99 $11.99

And here we have another must-buy for your cat lover’s kitchen. The C&F Home cat person cotton kitchen towel features a black-and-white illustrated kitty motif, complete with playful phrases. A vibrant pink ribbon accent adds color to liven up the otherwise understated design.

Pottery Barn

Why should a cat lover store their shoes in a regular woven basket when they could store them in a cat-shaped basket instead? Snag this woven water-hyacinth basket for the cat cover to hold blankets, shoes or toys for their furry friend in style.

Kendra Scott

The Grayson bracelet from Kendra Scott is a fashionable, glamorous friendship bracelet between the cat lover on your list and their furbaby. The sleek stretch design comes in three finishes and features iridescent drusy stone. Choose from the gold, platinum or black design to suit your cat lover’s style.

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