We've all been taught that it's the thought that counts when it comes to gifting. But in an age when sending a gift often requires nothing more than a few clicks of a mouse, it can sometimes be difficult to choose a gift that really feels like it came from the heart. Enter: personalized gifts. From customized cutting boards to mink throw blankets emblazoned with a favorite photo, our personalized gift shop offers hundreds of items that look like they took a lot of effort to procure (confession: they really just require a few extra clicks). To make it even easier on you, we highlighted 10 unique and amazing personalized gifts available on our site right now. And, as a bonus, they're all pretty affordable too!
Turning a friend's favorite photo into a gallery-worthy work of art is easy with websites such as Canvas on Demand. Just upload the photo, and a team of professionals will clean it up, print it on high-quality canvas, stretch it onto a sturdy wooden frame, and ship it directly to your (or your gift recipient's) door. A perfect gift for Mothers!
This amazing personalized gift is perfect for the person who has everything except a retro toy made in their pet's likeness. You can choose to have one made of your pet by themselves, but we like the option to pair a custom bobblehead of yourself with your four-legged BFF for maximum "awwww" factor.
From commemorating an event like a wedding or vacation, to compiling photos of a friend and their beloved pet, there are tons of great photo book ideas you could come up with to suit all sorts of gifting occasions. For inspiration and advice, check out our pro tips for making the best photo books.
This simply monogrammed intitial bracelet exudes class: it's simple and understated with just a hint of sparkle courtesy of a swarovski crystal charm. It's also available in sterling silver with optional gold or rose-gold plating, so it will fit anyone's taste in precious metals.
Perfect for a housewarming or wedding shower, these etched spoons and forks look great on their own or as part of a gift basket. They're also pretty enough that they would look great hanging on a kitchen wall as decor.
The only thing more fun than a pair of rainbow unicorn pajamas is a pair of rainbow unicorn pajamas that have your name custom embroidered on the front. Seriously, the only thing we hate about these is that they don't come in adult sizes... yet.
Personalized photo gifts don't have to be merely sentimental—they can also be fun, as evidenced by these "magic" mugs. Seemingly plain-colored mugs transform to reveal a favorite family photo when filled with a warm beverage, injecting a bit of fun into your morning routine.
Sure, you could tie a colorful ribbon around your luggage to make it stand out on the carousel. OR, you could spend a few dollars on one of these chic, leather, laser-engraved tags and watch as your fellow passengers eye your bag with envy.
Who says humans are the only ones who appreciate unique personalized gifts? A custom soft and snuggly blanket isn't just a great way to show your dog you love them—it's also a practical way to protect your sofa, bed, or car seats from shedded fur and muddy paws.
Nothing instills a life-long love of learning than actually making your child the star of his or her very own story book. In addition to placing them right in the middle of the action, the story book also comes with a personalized dedication, plus illustrations based on a photo you upload.