16 “Just Because” Gift Ideas
Show a loved one that you're thinking of them with one of these inexpensive "just because" gifts!
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Homemade gifts are always appreciated. These peanut butter fudge cups come together in about 15 minutes with ingredients you probably already have in your pantry. If your loved one isn’t a peanut butter person, we have plenty more homemade candy recipes for you to try.
This elegant bookplate stamp from Paper Lux Stationery enures the bibliophile in your life can lend their books out with peace of mind. The shop has you choose between one of their 45 designs and customize the size, ink method and name for a stamp that any aspiring librarian would love. Present it to your pal with one of these books for foodies.
What’s better than having a Cointreau margarita kit delivered right to your door? Pretty much nothing! Cocktail Courier paired up with Cointreau to put together this kit complete with everything you need to make a margarita, plus a candle, glasses, towel, tote and more. Or send them one of these home bartender gifts.
It wouldn’t be a proper “just because” gift guide without some flowers! This beautiful bouquet from The Bouqs Co was designed by Los Angeles-based Bloom & Plume and is a mix of roses, craspedia, campanula and greenery. Want to send flowers on repeat? Consider one of these flower subscriptions.
This delicate necklace would look gorgeous on any mama’s neck! The light, gold chain can be worn on its own or layered with other necklaces for a boho look. Grace Personalized also offers pieces with zodiac sign charms, initials, names and even thumbprints if you’re not shopping for a mom. Check out these other gifts for mom that won’t cost you an arm and a leg.
We’re not just tooting our own horn when we say our Farmhouse Favorites is a must-have cookbook. Stuffed with 250 wholesome breakfasts, dinners, desserts and more, this cookbook will become the recipient’s new go-to.
Baggu is where sustainability meets bright and bold design. While these bags are the shape of a standard plastic grocery bag, the standard size holds 2-3 times the weight, is made of recycled nylon and is machine washable. Here are 10 more ways to put a reusable bag to work.
When it comes to little gifts, you can’t go wrong with a candle. These literary-themed candles from Frostbeard Studio are hand-poured with soy wax and lead-free cotton wicks for 40+ hours of burn time. Plus, they smell amazing!
This black marble cheese board will add a touch of luxury to the recipient’s charcuterie night, without breaking the bank. They can repurpose it as a serving platter for baked goods or appetizers, too. When gifting, show them our tips on how to build a cheese board like a pro.
If you have a writer in your life, this beautiful fabric-wrapped journal makes a perfect gift. The unlined, recycled paper pages are great for jotting down their thoughts, to-do list and doodles. They can even use it to write their own recipes!
Greenery is always a good gift, and this planter duo is the complete package. Zamioculcas zamiifolia is a low-maintenance plant, so there’s nothing to worry about if your giftee doesn’t have the greenest of thumbs. Check out these other easy-care houseplants that add a pop of color.
This all-in-one care package is just the ticket for your loved one that needs to wind down. The essential oil roller, soap, pillow spray and eye pillow are all scented with calming lavender, so they can kick up their feet and relax. Here are some more spa-worthy gifts that are oh-so soothing.
Who says coloring books are just for kids? This top-rated coloring book from Johanna Basford is full of whimsical flower designs that are sure to entertain the young, old and everyone in between. Next, take a look at these comforting gifts for friends going through a hard time.