37 Amazon Items That Also Make Great Gifts

When the holidays roll around, online shopping can streamline your gift-buying process and allow you to save yourself from the throes of your local mall. You can check off your list with just a few clicks — it's that easy. But what can be difficult is finding the right items that make great gifts for the special people in your life. That's where we come in. This list contains 37 items that not only make a great addition to your lifestyle, but also a great gift for someone else. From designer-inspired scarves to insulated water bottles like you see above, this list features unique, practical, and handy items that will put a smile on anyone's face. Delight your friends and family with these amazing Amazon items that also make wonderful gifts, no matter the occasion!

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Snag This Snug Cashmere Feel Men's Scarf

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Need an easy gift idea? You can top off a cardigan or jacket this fall and winter with this cashmere feel scarf that works for all genders. It's also available in other fun patterns like a grey tartan and a mint plaid, among others. There is also a Burberry-inspired print version and the real one will set you back nearly $500. This Amazon dupe is only $15, so you can get one for everyone in your family!

This Car Trunk Pouch Will Have Your Trunk Organized

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Too much junk in your trunk? Maybe you need a better way to organize the junk you keep in your car, but don't want it flying all over the place when make a sharp left turn. This car trunk organizer attaches to the back of your last row with pockets and mesh compartments for everything from your first aid kit to jumper cables and more.

Trap Dryer Lint With This Vent Vacuum Attachment

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This dryer vent cleaner kit removes years of built-up lint using the power of your existing vacuum cleaner. Simply attach the dryer vent to your hose and kiss your lint goodbye. Not only does this product make a great accessory for your home, but also for anyone your gift list this year whose lint situation needs a little love.

Evenly Coat Pans with this Oil Sprayer for Cooking

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Combine the ease of spraying a Windex bottle with your favorite olive oils and leave behind the aerosol cooking sprays. Health begins and ends in the kitchen. Exercise greater control of your cooking oils with this laser-focused spray bottle. This oil sprayer bottle can be loaded with different condiments, such as olive oil, vinegar, lemon juice, wine, soy sauce, and more. Before you know it, this kitchen sprayer will become an invaluable fixture of your countertop real estate. Easy to clean, easy to spray — this baby is just easy to buy! Get yours today.

Tenderize Your Steak With Ease Using This Meat Masher

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This meat mash tool has five beveled pinwheel blades makes browning meat so much easier. Stir batter, mash potatoes, and mash your favorite ingredients to your heart's delight. Available on Amazon for less than $10, this unique tool makes a great gift too.

These Extra Large Storage Bags Are Perfect For Home Organization

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This two-pack of extra-large moving bags is ideal for everything from off-season clothes storage to moving gear from one location to another. One frequent mover (and reviewer) offered this: "I have moved so many times, so have had to use a lot of bags and boxes. I honestly can say that these bags are by far the best and strongest bags I've used so far. They are so big and contain so much. I'm really really pleased that I bought them."

This Garlic Press Rocker Makes Crushing Garlic Easy

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Peeling and slicing garlic is everyone's least favorite kitchen task: it's hard to do, makes a mess, and you can never get the garlic uniformed and consistent. But you can get perfectly minced and chopped garlic every time with this garlic press rocker that features an ergonomically friendly handle that uses your natural body weight to crush the garlic.

Baste Your BBQ On The Go With The Cuisinart Sauce Pot

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Made from durable stainless steel, the Cuisinart saucepot is a portable and handy way to sauce up your favorite dishes in one compact pot. Holds up to 16 ounces of liquid, which is more than enough for your next BBQ. Features an integrated brush-lid design that prevents your sauces from spilling while also giving you the ability to baste at your convenience.

This Handheld Vacuum Sealer Keeps Food Fresh

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Save money and time — all while extending the longevity of your food. The food bag heat sealing machine can help you store leftover food, snacks, fruits, and more. Avoid waste and maintain freshness with a handy product that would make a great gift for the budding chefs in your life.

Parfait Your Way To Greatness With This Portable Yogurt Container

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This 20-ounce yogurt container has a lid and attached spoon as well as separate compartments to keep your cereal, granola, and fruit separated until you're ready to dive in. These containers are the perfect accessory to any on-the-go lifestyle and makes a great gift for any yogurt-lovers you know.

This is the Ultimate Beauty Vitamin For Hair, Skin And Nails

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Looking for just the right supplement containing biotin, collagen, and keratin in one formula? Your search is over. Who wants to have to take multiple pills? Get all of your daily vitamins and minerals in one easy-to-swallow capsule. Do something good for your body with just two capsules a day.

These Microfiber Sheets Have a Cult Following

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If you want luxe sheets without the eye-watering price tag, go for these microfiber beauties with a rabid fan following. "Love these sheets! I wash my sheets every week so I needed a sturdy set. I can honestly say these are a must-have! The ruffle was an added bonus, but even without the ruffle, I would buy again. They stay on the bed nicely and wash well." - Grace Paxton

This Memory Foam Pillow is Extra Breathable

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Some memory foam pillows feel hot when you're trying to cool off and relax. This memory foam pillow features an innovative design filled with shredded memory foam and covered with a fabric that's meant to keep you cooler. It's got nearly 10,000 stellar reviews to back it up, too! The perfect gift for all types of sleepers – side, back, and stomach.

This Oversized Towel Dries Super Fast and is Great for Outdoor Activities

No one likes soggy towels, whether you're at the beach, lake, or lounging by the pool. So do yourself a favor and snag someone you love this popular microfiber beach towel with quick-drying action and doesn't stay wet and soggy. It comes in a few festive striped colors and has over 1,000 rave reviews.

This Angry Orange Bathroom Spray Gets the Stink Out

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This Angry Orange Bathroom Air Freshener features a long-lasting essential oil that keeps your bathroom smelling like citrus and cinnamon instead of...something else. The Angry Orange cleaner makes a great gag gift or white elephant gift. Everybody could use some!

Unclog Your Drains With The SinkShroom

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I've spent my fair share of money on Drano to avoid fixing my clogged sink at the source. With the ShrinkShroom, you can prevent clogging before it happens. It collects the hair and debris before they can get stuck, so your drains are constantly clear and don't get backed up.

Keep Your Clutter Organized With The Bedside Buddy

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Before I purchased one of these bedside storage organizers, I had way too much stuff on my nightstand including, but not limited to, water bottles, remotes, books, lotions, and more. This thin organizer freed up a lot of bedside table space and literally required me to only slip the flat flap between the mattress and boxspring. It's a perfect addition to a bunk bed or sofa as well.

Pop Your Favorite Pinot with this Electric Wine Opener

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Easily remove corks in seconds with this electric wine opener that's compatible with nearly every bottle sizes. Open up to 30 bottles on a single charge. This is the kitchen gadget that makes a perfect gift for any wine aficionado in your family.Stop struggling to de-cork your favorite vintages and let the power of technology do the work for you!

Cool Color-Changing Cups Are So Cute

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These color-changing cups include two solids and two confetti cups and they'll come right to your mailbox for less than $20. Impress your friends at your next cocktail party or give someone a unique gift with this set of cups that change color depending on the lid and straw!

This Outdoor Patio Shade Will Shield Your Space from the Elements

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No matter how nice it is outside, sometimes you just need to sit in some outdoor protection. This patio shade works great for patios and backyards where you need a respite from the oppressive UV rays. These covers come in many sizes and colors from cream to terra cotta.

These Magnifying Glasses Are Perfect For Repairs, Reading, and More

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With these magnifying glasses, you can actually see what's in front of you without needing a clunky magnifying glass. Read fine print, repair broken glasses–no matter what you choose to do with them, you'll be amazed at how well you can see through these high-powered lenses!

This Tactical Pen Could Save Your Life


It's always important to be prepared for an emergency. Whether you're on the road or at home, you want to be prepared for whatever comes your way. That's why this tactical pen is a must-have. It can be used as a flashlight, an emergency escape tool, a whistle, a bottle opener, a pen, a strobe light, and a screwdriver. This pen gives the Swiss Army Knife a run for its' money!

Protect Yourself From The Elements With This UPF30 Utility Shirt

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This men's outdoor recreation shirt is specifically designed for comfort and function. So, whether you're fishing or out on the water all day, this shirt will protect your skin from harmful UV rays and help you thrive in rugged environments. Not to mention these shirts are stylish and perfect for any season!

These Compression Sleeves Reduce Foot and Ankle Pain

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Make your walks, runs, and other exercises more comfortable with these Compression Sleeves for your feet. They hug your feet to provide instant support and prevent injury. They earn high ratings on Amazon, and customers report that they're also helpful for anyone who has to work on their feet all day long.

This Digital Scale Can Fit in Your Pocket

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This Pocket Scale is about the size of your hand, and measures in grams or ounces. Customers report that it works great and is handy for jewelry, herbs, and other small items that require measuring. No need to haul out the big clunky scale when you can accomplish the job with a scale that's a fraction of the size!

Zen Out With This DIY Bonsai Kit

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Grow your own zen garden with this DIY bonsai kit that includes everything you need to grow your own bonsai tree. Zen out with a peaceful and calming hobby that you can enjoy from seed to sprout. And while it's growing, you have a cool piece of decor!

These Personalized Pet ID's at An Economical Price Point

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This stainless steel pet ID tag can be fully customized right on Amazon's website and delivered straight to your dog's collar. Skip the expensive pet-store tags and emblazon your dog's own namesake on this durable and shiny stainless steel ID tag.

This Bluetooth Keyboard Easily Switches Between Devices

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If someone you know struggles to pair multiple devices via bluetooth simultaneously, get them this bluetooth keyboard that remembers three devices and toggles between them with one touch. It even has a wireless range of over 20 feet!

This 12" Phone Screen Magnifier Turns Your Phone Into a Tablet

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Give your eyes a break from staring at your phone screen and buy this awesome phone screen magnifier. Simply place your phone behind the screen and transform your phone screen into a mini-TV. A perfect gift for those who watch a lot of content on their phones and are tired of straining their eyes.

These Telescoping Roasting Sticks are Great for Firepits

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These telescoping roasting sticks are perfect to use when toasting marshmallows or cooking hot dogs over the fire. They're so easy to store since they collapse down into a small size! Bonus points that they're color-coded so no one gets the wrong stick by accident.

These Cold Therapy Socks Help Reduce Swelling

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These cold therapy socks feel especially great if you've got plantar fasciitis or any type of swelling. One size is made to fit most feet, so you can purchase these swelling-relief socks for a friend or family and not worry if it they will fit! A lot of us are on our feet all day, and these socks ease the tension and relax the muscles so you can recuperate.

This Waterproof Picnic Blanket is So Easy to Transport


This oversized picnic blanket is 8 feet x 9 feet, so all of your friends and company can use it. The parachute nylon also stays cool and repels water and sand. Who wouldn't want a blanket that the sand just slides off? You actually stand a chance of staying clean after a beach day with this thing!

This Umbrella Hook for Beach Towels and Hats is a Must-Have

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This beach umbrella hook is perfect for hanging your camera, keys, hats, beach towels and sunglasses while you're off swimming or taking a nap under the shade. I didn't even know this gadget existed until I found it on Amazon, and now I want to gift it to all the beach bums in my life.

This Pour-Over Coffee Maker Couldn't Be Easier to Use

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Like your coffee straightforward, no bells and whistles? Try this pour-over coffee maker that brews a strong cup of coffee in seconds. It uses a metal filter since that produces so much less waste and cuts your coffee filter expense. Satisfied reviewers love that it's the perfect 14 oz size, superbly well-made, and easily makes the perfect cup.

This Product Will Keep You Clean Wherever and Whenever

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We don't have flying cars yet, but we do have bottled showers! This shower-less washing cream is a body wash that doesn't need to be rinsed off with water. It's perfect for when you're in a rush after the gym or after a long day of traveling.

Recover From Your Workout With This Copper Fit Knee Compression Sleeve

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Infused with menthol and other energizing properties, this compression knee sleeve is designed to maximize recovery and get you back out on the field. The knee sleeve provides valuable joint support and relieves muscle pain from over-exertion. Every guy has been there!

This Insulated Water Bottle Keeps Drinks Cold For Hours

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If you're still drinking out of plastic water bottles, this is your chance to finally upgrade to one of these insulated ones. Not only can they keep drinks cold for hours, but they're also made from tough stainless steel. So go ahead and drop it — there's virtually zero chance of it breaking.