Picky people — they’re sometimes frustrating to hang out with (like when you’re trying to book dinner reservations) and even more frustrating to shop for. Rest assured, though, there truly are gifts out there for everyone — even the pickiest of people. We’re here to make things easier for you as you make your next attempt to please the picky folks in your life. From personalized picks to crowd-pleasing presents, consider these 10 gift ideas that’ll knock the socks off even the most fastidious friend you’ve got.
Picky is one thing, but anti-massages, especially the kind that come to your door and massage you in the comfort of your own home, on your own time? That’s crazy. A sure bet for a gift idea this holiday season is a gift card for Zeel, which allows your giftee the option to book either a 60-, 75-, or 90-minute massage and schedule it whenever works for them — they don’t even have to leave the house!
Since sleep is so important, it’s essential to have a pillow that satisfies even the pickiest of sleepers. That’s where Pluto comes in, delivering a pillow built just for them and personalized to their body stats, how they snooze, and what they like. To start personalizing a pillow, all they have to do is visit the website, fill out a quick questionnaire, and their data will run through an algorithm that will help them create a custom pillow for their body stats and sleep profile.
Get your picky pal in the holiday spirit with this essentials kit that will kick off just about any type of celebration. It comes complete with one bottle of Ketel One Botanical, which uses pure ingredients (no sugar, no artificial sweeteners and no artificial flavors), a marble cheese board, four hammered brass coasters, and a kinto aqua cultura vase.
So long as the person you’re gifting this holiday season is a fan of candles, he or she will be thoroughly pleased with this holiday gift set from America’s most loved candle company. Each drawer in this box set (which you can reuse) slides open to reveal Samplers Votive Candles, Tarts Wax Melts, and Small Classic Jar Candles in favorite holiday fragrances, such as Balsam & Cedar, Christmas Cookie, Magical Frosted Forest, Red Apple Wreath, and Sparkling CInnamon.
We all have that friend or family member that’s completely obsessed with their pet. When all else fails and you have zero idea what to gift them for the holidays, send them a Petsies plush — a custom stuffed animal that looks just like their beloved Fido or Fluffy. Put it this way: If they’re that obsessed with their pet, they’ll be just as obsessed with this present.
For the lover of travel and glam, this convenient kit gives you all the necessities to groom on the go — a CHI travel dryer, travel iron, sectioning clips, iron guard, reconstructing complex (no split ends!), thermal protectant travel bag, and dual voltage.
For the dapper guy in your life, give him something that will keep him smooth, fresh, and smelling nice throughout the year, like this head-to-toe grooming kit. It comes with a Pure Clean Daily Facial Cleanser, Double-Duty Face Moisturizer SPF 20, Cool Moisture Body Lotion, Charcoal Body Bar Massaging Soap, and True Volume Thickening Shampoo.
This meal delivery service is perfect for the picky eater in your life, whether they are a self-proclaimed “foodie” or follow a strict dietary regimen. Giving a HelloFresh gift card allows your pal to pick a plan depending on their dietary preferences, schedule, and household size, and their delivery will show up on their day of choosing. Simple, delicious, and 100-percent their way.
When faced with someone picky, there’s nothing better than something classic. For that big-ticket item you’re searching for this holiday season, look to this stunning 14k gold bar necklace. It’s a simple piece of jewelry that will never go out of style, so they wear it for years to come.
Few gifts trump the kind that promote self-pampering, like this travel-sized set of six different ways your loved one can treat his or her skin. Purify pores, deeply hydrate, reduce the look of fine lines, plump and firm, and refine its texture all with this selection of high-quality masks made by skin care guru Peter Thomas Roth.