When you want to show your appreciation or participate in the office gift-swap, it can be hard to think of a perfect coworker gift that won’t break the bank.
But this list of perfect coworker gifts will definitely contain something your coworker will love.
(Note – this list contains affiliate links. But you won’t be charged anything extra if you purchase via this link.)
Prices listed are at the time of posting, but you’ll find they’re all economical. You may be surprised to find you can still get some pretty cool gifts for a great price.
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1. Beautiful ELFRhino Genuine Leather Headphone Cord Manager (Set of 2) – $8.99
Some of us still use corded headphones.
And for those who do, these simple yet beautiful cord managers provide a bigger punch than you’d realize. They seriously remove all those frustrating moments of struggling to detangle your headphones while trying to take a call. No more fussing around with your corded headphones trying to untie all those knots. Just unsnap and you’re ready to go.
2. BAGSMART Compact Travel Cable Organizer – $17.99
This clever organizer will help you keep all those cords neat and tidy. Great for travel, whether you’re traveling a long distance or just to the office. Reviewers love the way it looks, the way it functions, and the way it makes keeping electronics accessories so organized.
3. Loaded 6-in-1 Tactical Pen + Gift Box – $10.98
This multi-purpose pen not only writes but includes various other survival tools. Includes the following helpful tools:
- Self Defense Tip
- Ballpoint pen
- Bottle Opener
- Screw Driver
- Hexagonal Wrench
- With 5 Ink Refills + 6 Batteries + Gift Boxed
4. Handy Dry Erase Monthly Calendar Set – Large Magnetic White Board – $17.95
This magnetic dry-erase calendar will help your coworker get organized and stay on track with project meetings and deadlines. It can stick to an office filing cabinet just as easily as to a refrigerator.
This is marketed to moms, but everyone can use some organization in their life!
5. Therapy Dough – $15.00
This beautifully packaged modeling clay has been infused with essential oils for multiple sensory soothing. It comes in scents like peppermint, lavender, and sweet orange. This scented dough gives you both stress relief and aromatherapy combined!
6. Rechargeable, Electric Hand Warmers – $19.99
Do I need to even say anything about these? You know that person in your office who’s always cold. Maybe YOU’RE that person who’s always cold. Even if your office is toasty warm, it’s cold when you start that morning commute, and this beautiful, rechargeable handwarmer is always ready.
Stephen – I want this!
7. Beautiful Journals from Me You Paper – $16
These beautiful journals from Me You Paper are blank inside and are perfect for writing, drawing, or both. Co-founder Jennifer Mercaldi Ramella shared that their Water journal is the most popular, but the mango or block print also make beautiful coworker gifts.
8. “How To” kit for the reluctant note writer from Larksome Goods – $20
For co-workers who could use some guidance on note-writing skills, this kit could be a Godsend. It contains six plain cards, six US postage stamps, and even a pen – along with an outline on how to write practical notes you’ll need to send at some point in your life: whether it be thank you notes or condonlence cards.
9. Snoop Dogg Cookbook: From Crook to Cook: Platinum Recipes from Tha Boss Dogg’s Kitchen – $12.99
This cookbook is practical, entertaining, and beautifully laid out. He’s got recipes in all meal categories, as well as for parties and entertaining. He also gives a tour of his pantry and fridge and gives stories of how the recipes are significant in his life.
This is a cookbook you can be sure your co-worker will enjoy owning and using!
10. Super Helpful DYMO LetraTag 100H Plus Handheld Label Maker – $19.99
This small, hand-held label maker is battery powered and portable. It helps keep your home and office space organized.
It provides multiple colors and font styles, too! You can adjust text size, underline, and bold your text.
If you’ve been borrowing your co-worker’s label-maker, you may just want to get one of these for yourself!
11. Wireless Bluetooth Beanie Hat with Headphones – $18.99
This warm beanie will not only look great, but will play music, take phone calls, and keep you toasty warm.
12. Classic Moleskine Soft Cover Notebook – $14.99
If your co-worker loves moleskin notebooks, the classic softcover Moleskin notebook is a GREAT gift idea. This is the defacto good quality notebook. The slim design makes it easy to slip in a bag or purse, and it’s a joy to use. Great for note-taking, using as a bullet journal, or the daily list of ideas mentioned in this post.
13. Fun Dog Lover Paper Clips – $6.38
These are adorable! And perfect for any dog lover in your office.
14. Funny Paper Clips Assorted Colors – Cute Cat Shaped Bookmark or Paper Clips – $7.78
These super cute cat lover paper clips are the perfect coworker gift for that teammate who prefers cats over dogs. They come in 6 assorted colors for a more whimsical fun way to manage your papers.
15. The Body Shop Shea Beauty Bag Gift Set – $15.00
This beautiful gift set includes body care treats for “keeping dry skin cleansed, soft and moisturized all season.” Includes shower cream, body butter, and hand cream. Bonus that it also includes an adorable, reusable zipper bag your co-worker can use at home or for travel.
16. Conversation Starters and Ice Breakers – How Do You See The World? – $24.49
This deck of cards contains 500 conversation-starter and icebreaker questions. This coworker gift will have you all talking. You’ll have fun and get to know your friends and teammates even better. Highly rated and safe for work or mixed groups.
17. Toasty Warm USB Electric Blanket or Heated Shawl – $20.95
This toasty warm blanket can also be used as a shawl. It uses infrared heat and won’t get too hot to burn you. It’s pretty small at 10.9″ x 10.1″, but larger ones cost a good bit more, so if you’re looking for one with a lower price point, this could be perfect.
18. Women’s Cable Knit Arm Warmers Fingerless Gloves – $8.75
Beautiful and stylish cable knit sweater gloves that are the perfect co-worker gift for someone who’s always freezing. They’ll keep your chilly co-worker cozy warm. And they come in lots of different colors!
19. Lorima Car Cup Holder Phone Mount with Long Flexible Neck – $16.99
This handy cell phone holder fits in your car cup holder and keeps your phone hands-free and accessible. It orients easily to either landscape or portrait and is adjustable to fit different sized cupholders.
20. Adorable Artificial Succulent Plants in beautiful gray pots, Set of 5 – $14.99
5 small lifelike succulents that would be beautiful on a bookshelf desk, and never need watering. Perfect for your co-worker who wishes he or she had a green thumb, but sadly can’t be trusted to care for a plant.
The list above is great for co-worker gifts. But it will likely give you some great ideas for friends and family, too.
And if you’ve been really good this year, treat yourself to something, too!
Related: 22 Simple Ways to Show Team and Coworker Appreciation