Elevate your gifting game with presents they'll actually use
The holidays are an opportune time to touch base with clients to let them know you value their business. Although a card or an email is a nice gesture, sending a thoughtful gift is a great way to show you care. This year, ditch the generic food basket for something more distinct. If you want to stand out, do a little research and check your notes to find a present that matches their personality or interests. From fun gadgets to practical accessories, here are a few gift ideas under $100 to impress every client on your list.
No matter what genre of music they enjoy, Bluetooth karaoke microphone will make your clients feel like a rockstar as they sing along to all of their favorite tunes. But if you think they’d rather just sit back and listen, a compact Bluetooth speaker is a safe bet.
Sing-A-Long Bling Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone $50
JBL Clip 4 - Portable Mini Bluetooth Speaker $44.99
Whether they are into golf, pickleball, or going to the gym, if your client is always on the go, a belt bag from Lululemon and a self-cleaning water bottle are keen choices to keep them fit and fashionable. Other practical but fun options are a smash bag to hone their golf swing, a pickleball paddle bag and ball carrier, or a set of pickleball coasters that break down the sport.
Lululemon Everywhere Belt Bag $38
LARQ Bottle PureVis™ $99
SKLZ Smash Bag Golf Swing Trainer $29.99
Pickleball Paddle Bag & Ball Carrier $20-$40
Anatomy of Pickleball Coasters $45
Who could say no to a gift meant to be enjoyed at home? Bring cozy vibes with a luxurious scented candle by Le Labo with a personalized label or a limited-edition collection of Tea Forte’s best-loved blends. Keep the tea warm in OHOM’s self-heating mug where the charging pad also charges a cell phone. Or reward your client with a chill evening at home complete with a retro-style movie night popcorn gift bundle that includes all the essentials.
Le Labo Classic Candle with personalized label $84
Tea Forte Warming Joy Tea Chest $72
OHOM UI Ceramic Self-heating Mug $88
Movie Night Popcorn Gift Bundle $89.85
Whether your client is a newbie or a seasoned plant parent, the gift of green is a wise choice. Consider a tabletop terrarium to brighten up their office or perhaps a reusable propagation station that comes with a trio of houseplant-inspired earrings. Design-minded plant lovers will love the sleek Burgon & Ball watering can, a stylish way to care for their indoor botanical babies.
XXXFLOWER Plant Terrarium with Wooden Stand $17.98
Plant Lover Earring Set & Propagation Station $72-$78
Burgon & Ball Steel Indoor Watering Can $30
If you’re shopping for a fashion enthusiast who takes pride in their well-stocked beauty cabinet, a designer nail polish in the season’s hottest hues or a lip balm case embossed with their initials presented in a luxurious velvet pouch is sure to get prime placement on their vanity.
Gucci Nail Polish $35
Christian Louboutin Nail Polish $50
Officine Universelle Buly 1803 Baume des Muses $29
Oenophiles and mixologists
For your clients who enjoy raising a glass, look beyond a traditional bottle of wine or liquor. Sure, they might already have plenty of recipe books, but are any of them monogrammed with their initials? Or perhaps what they really need is an elegant wine chiller set to keep the bubbly cold for the celebrations to come. The Casamigos cocktail gift set is also a no-brainer, and those who really want to master their craft will love a mixology class to learn how to make the season’s most festive sips from a pro.
Monogrammed Whiskey Cocktails book $95
Cork to Table Wine Chiller Set $42.95
Casamigos Cocktail Gift Set $56.95
Merry Mixology: Holiday Cocktails $66
For clients with wanderlust, gifts that enhance their travels by helping them plan or pack are always a great option. Louis Vuitton city guides light the path for a five-star trip, while a set of monogrammed packing cubes and an elegant charger organizer keeps things in order.
Louis Vuitton City Guides (Paris, Dubai, Amsterdam, and more) $43
Monogrammed six-piece packing cube set $79+12.50
Leather Charger Roll $49
Food-loving clients with discerning tastebuds will welcome these edible gifts from famous names. From a show-stopping box of nine different artisan gelatos made by an award-winning chef to a collection of bestsellers from a Napa Valley landmark, these delicious items are sure to please. To make a big statement for a modest price, give a giant bucket of Maldon salt, a prestigious, kosher sea salt that has been a beloved gourmet favorite for decades.
Nancy Silverton’s Favorite Gelato Gift Box $99.95
Model Bakery Best Sellers for 4-6 $59.95
Maldon Sea Salt Bucket $15
Gamers and technophiles
There is a saying that sometimes the best gifts are the things your clients wouldn’t buy for themselves. Whether you consider them to be quirky or cool, a multitool pen is like the new Swiss Army knife, and a mechanical puzzle set can provide months of entertainment (and maybe a little frustration). Lastly, the Motli Light, a rechargeable lighter is sure to become the cool, eco-friendly gift that they didn’t know they needed.
RAK MultiTool Pen 2Pc Set - LED Light, Touchscreen Stylus, Ruler, Level, Bottle Opener, Phillips Screwdriver, Flathead, and Ballpoint Pen $23
9 Mechanical Puzzle Gift Box $72
The Motli Light $45