Now that we’re officially settled into November, people who don’t procrastinate (I’m jealous of you) and want to avoid the mild panic that comes with last-minute holiday shopping (a feeling I know too well) are probably already starting to cross names off of their gift list.
If you’re one of these proactive holiday shoppers and have begun the gift hunt—or keep telling yourself this is the year you’ll finally become one—you’re in luck. Shopping for family members can feel daunting, especially if you’re someone with a large family. So to help, we’ve rounded up 42 gifts that are bound to be a fit for at least a few of the family members on your list.
If you have that person in your life who’s always showing up to family functions with a plate of freshly baked goods in hand, this is for them. Whether you want to splurge a little to surprise them with a stand mixer or treat them to some new pie weights, here are six gifts they’ll be happy to unwrap.
A grill press, tools made for after-dark grilling, and an apron that’ll make him feel like he’s on Top Chef anytime he’s firing up the grill.
Anyone who loves wine is probably picky about the bottles they’re buying, so surprise them with wine accessories instead. Whether they need a new wine rack, an electric corkscrew, or a new pair of decanters, these are six gifts they’ll appreciate.
Sometimes finding that perfect gift really doesn’t come easily. If you’re shopping for someone you don’t know super well yet, but want to impress, these are a few best-selling picks from our Shop.
Help them build up their home basics with essentials like super soft bath towels, a cookware set they can rely on, and a set of hobnail glasses that’ll look great on that dining table they’ll eventually buy.
Anyone with a green thumb will love unwrapping a gift that gives them an excuse to spend more time outside. Here are some of our best-selling gardening accessories for the horticulturist in your life.
Whether they prefer an espresso, a pour-over, or a latte, here are a few of our favorite gifts any coffee lover will be excited to receive.
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What’s on your wish list this holiday season? Let us know in the comments below!
Julia is a Senior Editor here at Food52 and a freelance writer. She has written for Grub Street, Eater, PUNCH, Edible Brooklyn, and more. She is based in Brooklyn, NY.