Dwell’s Holiday Gift Guides Are Perfect for Everyone on Your Nice List

We made our lists, and we checked them twice: These are our top presents to give your loved ones this season.
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Spread cheer to your neighbors, coworkers, friends, and family with our gift guides that cover everyone you know. But don’t dillydally: Shipping delays are expected to continue this year, so you’ll want to get your holiday shopping done on the early side.

Cover image by Miguel Monck.

Stocking Stuffers Under $25 That Nobody Will Want to Regift

You don’t need to spend a fortune to give everyone on your list something special. If you’re trying to stretch your budget, these little luxuries make the best gifts for even the hardest loved ones to shop for.

These budget-friendly picks will delight friends, family, and coworkers alike.

From indulgent cashmere pants to the perfect sling bag, these gift ideas will let them know you care (without draining your bank account).  

Practical, fashionable, and just the right amount of indulgent, these ideas are just as exceptional as she is.

Pamper the lounger, the budding home chef, the candle hoarder, and others on your list with these heartfelt gifts. No matter what their interests are, our curated guide will take the guesswork out of finding the perfect presents for the men in your life.

Nurture their creative streak with these picks designed to pique curiosity.

Whether your baker dabbles in cakes, cookies, bread, or all of the above, these gifts make the the perfect kitchen additions.

Lift the spirits of the budding bartender with the tools they need to sip in style.

Whether they’re an experienced backpacker or more of a car camper, the right gear makes all the difference.

Expand your culinary palate with these delectable treats. From spice sampler sets to artisanal vinegars and more, meal prep just got a whole lot tastier.

These presents will look good in your home even when your loyal companion isn’t using them.

If they can’t leave a used bookstore without copping at least three paperbacks from the dollar bin, we’ve got a gift they’re sure to love.

Shopping for teenagers can be tough, but we’ve got a few ideas up our sleeve for the hard-to-please.

Colorful glassware, a heartfelt cookbook, luxurious hair oil, and more—these stunning products from Black-owned businesses make the perfect presents for everyone.  

Here’s what our team members will be gifting for the holidays—or dropping heavy hints that we want to receive.

Need to place a last-minute order? Look no further than the gift cards and monthly subscription services.

The founder of Dusen Dusen clues us in on everything that’s caught her eye this holiday season.

Pat Kim creates hand-printed art pieces, kinetic brass sculptures, and other objects of beauty. This year, we got the scoop on his picks for gifts that are so nice (but not too nice), you may just end up keeping them for yourself.

The Australian designer and stylist expounds on a range of nature-inspired gifts that celebrate the philosophy of her own practice.

The founder and creative director of Minna shows us everything she’ll be giving to her favorite people and furry friends.


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