Finding the perfect gift can be a challenging task, but things become even more difficult when you are looking for something special for a person that already seems to have it all. The best bet is to choose from our list of unconventional gift ideas. They can suit different hobbies and styles and are guaranteed to make a lasting impression. Here are some great gadgets that will truly surprise people who already has everything they need, without breaking your bank.
Nostalgia Candy Decade Box
This is a sweet idea that will delight anyone’s inner child, even if they already have it all. You can select a candy box from any decade and surprise them with a sweet variety of options. Candy Crate’s retro candy boxes are available from $30 and you can find collections from 1940’s, 1950’s, 1960’s, 1970’s, 1980’s, 1990’s and even vintage sweets from the XIX century.
Hand Fitness Trainer
Hammacher Schlemmer is known for offering unique items and this hand fitness trainer is the perfect example of their amazing selection. This innovative and practical hand trainer has received prestigious awards and it is designed to prevent the progression of osteoarthritis and to reduce the effects of repetitive-motion injuries in the hands. For less than $30, you can get this ideal gift for people who use their hands in work and their hobbies and who need to increase the strength and flexibility of their hands.
Personalized Pub Glasses
A fun and simple idea for those who enjoy a nice pint of beer is a personalized glass with a special date and their name. There is wide range of options available online with prices starting for as little as $12. You can order a set of four glasses from JDs with your chosen ink colour (Yellow, Green, Red, Gold, Silver, Royal Blue and Orange) and design for $54.
The Superior Emergency Radio
This impressive emergency radio is ideal for travelling, outdoor adventures and radio enthusiasts who want the ultimate device. Apart from having a unique design, this radio also provides outstanding sound quality that captures every word of a NOA Weather Band without distortion or static. It offers great battery life and you can get it for less than $60.
Electronics Cleaning Putty
Practical and simple, this cleaning putty is a useful little gift that allows you to keep your electronic devices clean. It can be used to clean cameras, computer keyboards, smartphones, tablets, kitchen appliances and more. This cleaning putty from Cyber Clean is easy to use, convenient as you can bring it anywhere you go and it only costs $15. It is an ideal stocking filler for Christmas.
Ticket Stub Organizer
Memories are more precious than anything else in the world. If you know someone who loves to keep tickets and souvenirs from special events, concerts, museums, holidays and more, this stub diary is a good option. Just the Ticket by Peter Pauper Press lets you organize and preserve memories in a neat and cool manner. You can get it for $13.
OverBoard Waterproof iPad Case
This iPad case will allow you to enjoy videos, music or a great e-book while you relax in the pool or when you are on a boat. It is also great for camping near a lake or when you simply want to have your iPad with you while you are taking a bath. It is 100% waterproof, light and will keep your iPad protected at all times. You can get it for less than $50.
Molecular Gastronomy Kit
If you need an original gift idea for someone who loves cooking, this Molecular Gastronomy set from Molecule-R is a great option. It combines science and fun, allowing users to enjoy hours experimenting with unique recipes. The kit includes cooking agents and all the measuring tools required to create one of a kind dishes and to make traditional options, more exciting. It is available for less than $45.
Eton BoostTurbine Battery
This portable backup battery from Eton will be a life saver when you are constantly on the go and can’t find a source to recharge your smartphone and other devices. It features 2000mAh lithium ion battery that would fully charge most mobile phones and a hand turbine power generator. Its lightweight design and convenient side allow you to carry it with you no matter where you go. You can get it for less than $15.
Technology lovers will love this virtual keypad from CTX, which will add a futuristic touch to their work station. You can connect the projector via Bluetooth to turn any flat surface into a keyboard for your tablet, smartphone or laptop. Its innovative laser technology will ensure that you can work anywhere in the most unique way. It is rechargeable and it is currently available for $90.
Remote Controlled Drink Holder
This indulging gift will make sure that time in the pool is even more enjoyable and relaxing. It will float on the pool, holding your drinks and snacks while you manage it with a remote control. The remote controlled floating drink and snack holder can hold up to 5 drinks and a snack is the middle. It is battery powered and you can get it online for just under $55.
Magic Wand Programmable TV Remote
Switching from a boring TV show to your favourite series can be an act of magic with this fantastic TV remote shaped as a magic wand. It includes 13 functions and its smart technology allows it to learn from your existing TV remotes. It works with most TV, DVR brands and with a few movements, you will be able to turn up the volume or change the TV channel. You can buy this unique remote controller and enchant someone who has it all for $80.