21 Best Gift Ideas For Couples
His and hers. His and his. Hers and hers. His and theirs. When you’re looking for the perfect gifts for couples that have everything, you may struggle to find a good gift that doesn’t feel lame. You want to find the perfect present they will both enjoy – and of course something they don’t already have. But how do you find a meaningful gift for the happy couple that lets them know you really want them to have a great gift experience?
Not to worry – we’ve done the hard work of shopping for you. Here we have a list of the best gifts for couples – some we’ve received, some we’ve given, and some that we have our eyes on for this Christmas. No matter what kind of couple you’re shopping for or what budget you’re working with, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect match with these unique gift ideas!
How to Choose the Best Gifts for Couples
When deciding on a great gift idea for a couple, there are a few things to consider:
- Do they have a mutual hobby or shared interest, such as camping, hiking, or baking?
- Are there types of entertainment they enjoy together, such as music or watching horror movies?
- Do they have a couple’s bucket list of activities that they haven’t yet accomplished?
- Is there an item for their home that they’ve wanted but haven’t yet gotten?
I personally like to gift experiences or consumable gifts whenever possible, since many people already have so many things (and nobody likes clutter or duplicate gifts).
Simple DIY gift baskets such as a popcorn bucket filled with candy and a movie gift card, a spa-themed gift basket, or a dish filled with the ingredients to make a yummy new recipe are all creative gifts for your favorite couple.
Museum memberships, subscription boxes, a cooking class, a couple nights at a nearby hotel, or even an IOU to babysit for them to have a date night are all unique gifts that they would love.
If shopping for gifts that you can physically give them is more your style, these couples gifts are sure to be a hit.
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Top Gifts for Couples That Have Everything
Every couple most likely started with great conversation, but after a while those long talks tend to die down. This set of 100 conversation cards is a great way to talk about something other than work or the kids at dinner, or just reconnect with each other before you go to bed. No matter how long the couple has been together, these cards are a great idea.
FYI: If you want a free option to use in your own relationship, we really like the Paired app. You get one question or quiz each day, and it has been a great tool for my husband and me to have conversations we never would’ve thought about.
Perfect for long-distance couples or those who travel for work a lot, these bracelets vibrate and light up whenever the other touches it - keeping couples connected no matter where in the world they are. Each kit includes 2 waterproof bracelets, 2 chargers, and 2 instruction manuals.
A date night subscription box is a great way to add some spice to your dates - without having to think of creative ideas on your own! Each box includes 4-5 challenges or activities designed to strengthen your relationship. Subscription options are for 1-, 3-, 6-, or 12-months.
If you’d prefer a faith-based subscription box, this Faith Date Night In box is a good option!
Not only does this set of 4 award-winning infused oils come in a really cool wooden box that's perfect for gifting, but it will absolutely make a great addition to their kitchen. This brand gets great reviews online, so you can be confident that you're handing over the right gift with this set.
A guaranteed win this holiday season is this meat and cheese gift basket - no one can deny it! The Ultimate Meat and Cheese Gift Box from Harry and David comes with a delicious assortment of meats, cheeses, crackers, and condiments. You could try to DIY your own gift basket, but why would you want to?
Whether a couple does this project or the entire family joins in, this is a must for family gifts. Simply follow the directions and within a few hours they will have a gorgeous keepsake statue of the family's hands.
Enjoy 16 expertly-curated coffees from the world's top producing regions. Each bag consists of 1.8 ounces of freshly-roasted whole bean coffee, tasting notes and brewing tips, for a total of 1.8 pounds of coffee. We recommend going with whole bean and adding in a quality bean grinder for a complete gift!
I've personally given Bean Box as a gift, and have tried it for myself - and every flavor was just as amazing as the last! This is a gift that any coffee-loving person would love to have.
I built a custom cornhole set for my husband, but it wasn't easy. I'd recommend ordering a personalized cornhole set from this 5-star seller on Etsy! Each set comes with 2 board and 8 bags for hours of backyard fun.
If you need a gift option that's a little safer and maybe a bit budget-friendly, this pair of coffee mugs are a pretty cute option. Saying "Mr. Right" and "Mrs. Always Right" this is sure to bring them a chuckle - as long as they have a good sense of humor.
The Adventure Challenge is a super fun way to try new things and create meaningful memories. Step outside of your typical habits and day-to-day routine and connect with those who mean the most to you. With different adventure books for families, friends, dinner dates, couples, and even a solo challenge, there is something for everyone. Option: add an Instax camera to capture your fun!
Use code SEGHETTI to save 10% on your purchase!
(There’s also an “in bed” adventure challenge – and I can tell you from experience that it’s worth checking out! *wink wink*)
Are you gift shopping for a couple that does more than just watch cooking shows? Then this is the gift for them. These engraved cutting boards can be personalized to the couple's specifics for a unique gift they will treasure. Hand crafted from sustainably sourced high grade wood (your choice of maple, walnut, or sapele), this cutting board makes the perfect gift for couples.
If you're shopping for unusual gifts for an artistic couple, this is the perfect present for them. Sensual body paint is spread on a canvas while the couple is getting down and dirty which makes for a grand abstract piece of artwork. They'll have new home decor and a secret that only they will know.
There are personalized gifts, and then there are personalized throw blankets with a word search puzzle on them. Talk about a unique gift! Choose 15 words that are meaningful to your gift recipient, and they will search for them (and think of you) every time they bundle up with this blanket. Made in North Carolina.
If you're out of fresh ideas for things to do, this bucket list scratch poster is the perfect way to find a new adventure. With 100 fun activities, this poster arrives in a gift box ready for gifting.
These wine glasses are nothing more than two words: super fancy. They come packaged as a set of 4, and are dishwasher safe (which everyone loves). With a square shape on top of a delicate wine stem, these wine glasses are the perfect choice.
Don’t forget to add their favorite bottle of wine to complete this perfect Christmas gift!
This hand poured candle is a cozy and thoughtful gift for just about any couple. Handmade in Oregon, the label shows a map of your chosen city, the couple's name, and a date on the lid. Upgrade to the "gift box" option to also include an "I Love Us" ceramic coffee mug, gold foil "All In" playing cards, a "Mr. <3 Mrs." lumbar pillow cover, and a congratulations card. Makes a good Christmas gift, anniversary gift, or wedding gift for your favorite lovebirds.
If you're looking for a housewarming gift or a gift for a special occasion, this Mixology Bartender Kit is perfect for someone who enjoys a well-crafted beverage. This 10-piece cocktail set is made of high quality stainless steel and rests in a stylish stand (your choice of bamboo or mahogany) for a clever display when not in use. Maybe you'll get lucky and your gift recipient will pour you a glass of the good stuff as a thank you for their awesome gift!
Some of my favorite gifts are from Uncommon Goods, and this sweet gift is just one of them. Perfect if you're looking for anniversary gifts or wedding gifts for your favorite married couple, this photo features their names and significant dates (such as the year they met and the year of their wedding date). Can be gifted as a solo print, or framed in the material of your choice.
There may be no better personalized gift than a custom line drawing. Submit your photo of choice - whether that's a photo of an individual, a couple, the whole family, or just a pet - and receive a line drawing of the photo that shows the main features of the photo. (This is a digital product that you will be able to print and frame in your preferred size.)
We hope this list of unique couple’s gifts has helped you find the best wedding gifts, holiday gifts, and overall great presents for your couple friends! With items from a variety of price points and different types of lifestyles/interests, our handy gift guide should help you find the next best thing to give for your special occasion.
Be sure to check out our other gift guides for more gift ideas!
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