So you’ve blinked and it’s now December – and you haven’t done any of your holiday shopping yet. Last-minute shopping doesn’t mean you have to resort to a cheesy giveaway, though. There are many shopping options that still make sense and that “wow” the recipient.
If you don’t have enough time to run to the mall and browse for the perfect gift, you can still do all of your shopping online. To make it easier for you, we’ve rounded up 27 last minute Christmas gift ideas that you can have delivered to your door on time. All of our picks are from Amazon, so you can enjoy two-day Prime shipping. If you don’t have Amazon Prime, you can still enjoy a free try in order to take advantage of the fast shipping option.
Whether you’re shopping for a friend, a kid, or even yourself, we’ve found last-minute Amazon gifts for every type of person, at every price type. Read on to see all 27 freebies or click the links below to purchase the item by category.
Last minute gifts for him
A Bluetooth speaker will never go unused. Whether it’s winter parties or summer beach trips, this portable gadget from Bose will deliver up to six hours of crisp playtime on a single charge.
For the coffee lover who prefers to let their coffee maker do all the work, a new set of beans can be an equally intriguing gift. Bean Box offers freshly roasted whole bean blends that can be shipped right to their door just once or once a month.
This kitchen gadget hit TikTok this year, with the hashtag #bagelguillotine amassing over 4.2 million views on the app. Not only will the recipient have fun with this gift, it is also practical.
For the person looking to become a coffee lover, a stylish overflow coffee maker like this is a good place to start. This carafe includes a stainless steel filter that helps extract oils and flavors that are typically picked up by paper filters and can hold up to eight cups of coffee.
If they haven’t traveled for a long time or have recently moved, a Homesick candle is a sweet gift that they are sure to appreciate (and use). You can buy 20 different scents for 20 different cities including New York, Atlanta, Los Angeles, and more.
Last minute gifts for her
Sporty spectators and couch-dwellers will appreciate this unique hoodie-blanket combination. It’s a unique gift that will keep them warm all winter long.
The beauty guru may already have Olaplex formulas in his possession, but this mini kit will be a welcome addition to his winter beauty routine. Together, # 0 and # 3 repair and strengthen damaged hair, while protecting it from future breakage. Consider them essential for the colder months.
A self-care sampler? This Burt’s Bees kit includes everything from soap to lip balm they can use on a daily basis, or save for future trips in 2022.
Dry winter skin calls for hydration, making it a great gift for anyone this season. It even comes with a cute headband that they can use during their skin care routine.
This 3-in-1 tool styles, adds volume, and dries hair all at the same time – and a former Shop TODAY editor loves the results he delivered. It’s like giving them a rash session, but they can do it all at home.
This assortment of face masks from premium beauty brand TonyMoly have everything they need to soothe and brighten their skin. If you gift to a student, he can use them for an evening of personal care with friends.
Jewelry may seem overkill, but everyone secretly appreciates a new pair of earrings. Pavoi’s hoops have always been bestsellers on Amazon and can sublimate any outfit, for under $ 15.
Last minute gifts for kids
Qai Qai doll is known as “Instagram’s favorite doll,” according to the brand, but has more than 350,000 Instagram followers. Inspired by the doll that Serena Williams’ daughter loves, Qai Qai has become a popular choice for gifts.
The little one who loves makeovers will love creating personalized manicures, pedicures and more with this salon set. With it, they can design up to 360 nails of any size thanks to the included varnishes, stickers, tattoos and other accessories.
If Baby Yoda is a household name at this point, they’ll love to get crafty with this building kit. The 295-piece set is a fun choice for ages 10 and up.
Last minute gifts for everyone
Do you know someone who’s getting ready to hit their fitness goals in 2022? Bala bracelets can add light intensity to any workout and are available in 1 or 2 pound variations, in several different colors.
Whether they like to cook, garden or both, this indoor herb kit is sure to please. It includes seeds of large-leaved Italian basil, coriander cilantro, peione parsley, broadleaf sage, and thyme, plus five compostable pots, soil discs, plant markers, and a 26-inch grow guide. pages.
What better gift to give after this crazy year than the gift of relaxation? This best-selling weighted blanket comes in several different weights that can help the gift feel calm. It is recommended that you choose a blanket that represents approximately 10 percent of your body weight.
Nest candles are a classic gift that feels like a bit of luxury. You can choose from scents like vacation, birch pine, Moroccan amber, and more and gift them a candle that will burn evenly for 50-60 hours.
For the person on your list who doesn’t necessarily have a green thumb, this kind of herb garden might be a choice to consider. The AeroGarden uses LED lights to help plants grow and will alert the gardener when it’s time to water or feed the herbs inside. They can grow up to six different kinds of herbs at a time in a convenient pot.
The host or hostess on your list who is obsessed with deli meats will likely appreciate this complete set. The extendable board can hold meats and cheeses, has storage for the included cheese knives, and also comes with ceramic bowls for nuts, berries and other treats on the board.
Sometimes the best gift is an act of service, like running an errand or helping with cleaning, but that gift will continue to be given. With the help of this robot vacuum, they can cross the vacuum off their cleaning list as it can be programmed to clean the house on its own.
This oversized blanket takes it to a whole new level: it measures 100 square feet. Treat it as a unique gift for the couple in your life.
Technology doesn’t always have to be huge madness. This Fitbit is currently on sale for $ 100 and can help the recipient track health metrics like hours of sleep, heart rate, and more.
The retro camera is really mini, which makes it a great choice for anyone who loves to travel. They can throw it right in their backpack and take it with them on all their adventures, without taking up too much space.
Do you know someone who works from home? Save them the trip to the microwave by helping them keep a hot cup of coffee on their desk at all times.
Record players are also making a comeback. This elegant style from Victrola can find a function in any space, even if the recipient doesn’t have a vinyl collection. It also plays FM radio, connects to their phone via bluetooth, and has an auxiliary input and RCA output connection for other MP3 devices.
Still looking for the perfect gift? Be sure to check out Shop TODAY’s 2021 Gift Guide to buy for everyone on your list, including: