We’ve all been there—searching for a gift for the person who has everything. You can literally search every aisle of Target and be assured they either have it, don’t want it, or don’t need it. So what do you do? Don’t worry—we have some answers for you with products they won’t already have and may actually want!
1. 100 Movies Scratch off Poster
While your gift recipient may have everything, have they watched everything? This 100 movies scratch off board is completely unique and may be slightly addicting. It lists 100 classic movies that are must see’s from Casablanca to Jaws. Gift them this with some popcorn and inspire them to take a theatrical journey marked by scratching off each conquest! Cost is around $15.00. Available at Common Goods.
2. UpCart Stair Climbing Handcarts
Whether this is for hard to shop for Grandma to help get her Holiday decorations back into the basement, mom to help with the laundry, or dad to haul in new furniture, the UpCart line of hand carts and trucks can fit for just about everyone and it’s something cool they just don’t have yet!
Just when you think life couldn’t get any easier, along comes UpCart, the stair climbing folding line of hand carts and hand trucks that are up anything! This line of carts is just a no brainer gift for anyone, whether you are living in a second story apartment or need help lifting anything from a washer to home décor. Even better, they fold completely flat for easy storage. These carts are AMAZING and they actually work. Not to mention, this family owned company stands by their products with a true Lifetime Guarantee on their UpCart Versa Trolley and their soon to be released cart, The UpCart Hero! Just register your UpCart and your recipient is set to save their back for the rest of their life! Available now at www.upcart.com or by calling 800-539-3653!
3. Spice Blend Set
A culinary experience from all over the world comes with these 15 spice blends by Julie Pedersen. This is a great gift that your hard to shop for chef won’t have! They will be able to explore the core flavors of five different cuisines. Start your journey in France with herbs de Provence, tour Italy with oregano and crushed red pepper flakes, dash over to Spain with a pinch of smoked paprika, then zip to Morocco with za'atar. Try one of the recipes and bread pairings included under the lid or liven up your party spread by creating your own worldly blends.
Available at UnCommon Goods
4. A LifeStraw
This gadget could literally save your hard to shop for friend's life. This would be a great gift for any camping or hiking enthusiast! LifeStraw purifies water instantly, so you can drink from natural sources while avoiding any of the traditional hazards. And if this gizmo ends up saving their life? Man, that truly is a gift they couldn’t buy themselves.
$19.95, available at LifeStraw
5. A first edition of your friend’s favorite book.
Take the time to find one of their favorite books! They’re even more valuable when the pages have a personal meaning. If you can think of a title for that hard to buy for person, Peter Harrington, in London, probably has it on auction.
6. Tickets to Hamilton.
Yes, this show is still cool, and there is a good chance your hard to shop for recipient hasn’t seen it. This will be pricey, but why not treat yourself and go with them on a road trip or look for tickets in your hometown. Your friend will definitely not forget this one.
Available through Ticketmaster!