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47 Best Office Gift Ideas For Every Work Occasion In 2021

By October 28, 2020 August 13th, 2021 No Comments

gift_ideasDon’t be that person who shops for office gifts at the last minute, only to grab whatever random thing they can find.

Plan ahead to become the person coworkers and friends get genuinely excited to receive gifts from.

Giving great gifts brings benefits deeper than just avoiding those awkward fake smiles provoked by paperweights, gift cards, or key chains.

Giving thoughtful office gifts can solidify coworker bonds, create new friendships, broadcast your feelings of appreciation and camaraderie and also spread goodwill.

Swipe the ideas in the gift guide below to build (or solidify) your reputation as the best gift-giver in the office.

Who Would You Like To Give Gifts To?

Clients & Customers Employees

Office Gifts For Coworkers

Office gifts for coworkers include items that are all-purpose without being generic. Nearly any person would love getting these items for any occasion. They’re safe and versatile but never boring.

1) Asobu Flavour U See

AsobouWhere to put it: On your desk, in your grimy old gym bag, in your car, in your fridge, and in any other place where a fruit-flavored swig of water might be appropriate.

Why this gift is a winner: It makes it easy to create fresh, clean, cold hydrating infusions of water with the fruit of your choice.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $24.36 to $32.36

Where to buy it: Asobu Flavour U See

 

2) Escape the Crate

Where to put it: In a conference room, on the table at an office party or even at team building retreats, the Escape the Crate box is the ultimate way to help your team break the ice and begin bonding. They’ll need to work together to solve the mystery and each hone in on their sleuthing skills to solve the mystery!

Why this gift is a winner: Team building and learning to work together is vital in the workplace. That is why these escape room themed activities are a fun way to encourage both introverts and extroverts to come together and solve a puzzle while having fun!

Customizable? No

Price: $26.50

Where to buy it: Escape the Crate

 

3) Dwell – Home Office Relaxation Set

Dwell-Bespoke-PostWhere to put it: The coziest corner of your home office. Or under your desk for easy convenience when you need a bit of warmth.

Why this gift is a winner: This relaxation set is great for unwinding after a particularly busy work day. You can settle in for a night off with this extra-warm wool blanket and lavender-infused incense set. Don’t forget a cocktail (or two).

Customizable? No

Price: $45

Where to buy it: Dwell – Home Office Relaxation Set

 

4) 16oz KeepCup Brew Cork

Where to put it: Your home office, offsite office, coffee station, book nook, or even the kitchen cabinet of a friend with a perpetually cold apartment.

Why this gift is a winner: This is an epic coffee mug that provides the ability to keep coffee or other warm beverages at the perfect temperature anywhere and any time.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $34.28 to $39.41

Where to buy it: 16oz KeepCup Brew Cork

 

 

5) SwagUp Classics Pack

classic_packWhere to put it: In your office drawer.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s full of the customized classics you need to live and work in easy-going style.

Customizable? Yes

Price: $51.62

Where to buy it: SwagUp Classics Pack

 

6) Photojoy Box

photojoyWhere to put it: Display the premium prints you receive in this box in your entryway, kitchen, bedroom, or your home office, preferably at an angle that allows it to show up on your Zoom feed.

Why this gift is a winner: It delivers eye-catching artwork straight to your door and helps you boost your home-decor game.

Customizable? No

Price: Plans as low as $29.00

Where to buy it: Photojoy Box

 

7) Foodie Dice®

foodie_diceWhere to put it: The kitchen table where you always argue with yourself or others about what to make for dinner.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s a problem-solving tool for anyone who loves eating, which, let’s be honest, is everyone.

Customizable? No

Price: $32.00

Where to buy it: Foodie Dice®

 

Office Gift Ideas For Her

Office gift ideas for her cater to your female coworkers’ unique strengths and preferences. They can be a little bit girly, just not in a cliche way. These items will make any lady feel pampered and appreciated.

8) Burt’s Bees Kit

burts_beeWhere to put it: In your bag, your office drawer, your back-up bag, your gym bag, and your pre-happy hour bag.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s full of naturally sweet smelling, just girly enough, skin care essentials that make the user feel perfectly fancy.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $17.51 to $20.50

Where to buy it: Burt’s Bees Kit

 

9) Purple Vertigo Candle Club

Where to put it: The front desk, the kitchen or the bathroom in your office could use something pleasant and calming. What better way to set a comforting and friendly atmosphere than with seasonal scented candles. You don’t have to light them, just set them out and watch as people in the room begin to destress with seasonal scents and relaxing aromas.

Why this gift is a winner: Offices are stressful and aromatherapy is a great way to help people relax. The calming but not overpowering scents from this candle subscription give a seasonal and relaxing flair to keep your office calm and happy. Not to mention each month an employee can take the candles home as a present when the new ones arrive.

Customizable? No

Price: $28.33

Where to buy it: Purple Vertigo Candle Club

 

10) Sparkle, Hustle, Grow Box

sparkleWhere to put it: In your badass workspace next to your badass home office supplies and tech gear.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s inspiring and it’s motivating, but it’s also spectacularly practical with informative training materials and also plenty of tech gadgets designed to make any workday spectacular.

Customizable? No

Price: Plans as low as $25.62 a month

Where to buy it: Sparkle, Hustle, Grow Box

 

11) Weekender

Bespoke-Post-WeekenderWhere to put it: With your weekend gear. This duffel embraces the work-from-anywhere lifestyle where your office can be any number of places you get work done. If a roadtrip is on the horizon, you’ll know where the Weekender belongs.

Why this gift is a winner: This weekend bag is made from thick canvas and protects your essentials when you’re on the move. Whether you’re out of town for the day or the week, this bag has you covered.

Customizable? No

Price: $45

Where to buy it: Weekender

 

12) Feeling Fab Box

feeling_fabWhere to put it: Anywhere you need a dose of fabulous, preferably that bag you’re packing for a weekend getaway.

Why this gift is a winner: Who doesn’t love feeling fabulous? This gift box will make your recipient feel as special as they are inside.

Customizable? No

Price: Plans as low as $27.67 a month

Where to buy it: Feeling Fab Box

 

13) Kate Spade New York Lunch Tote

kate_spadeWhere to put it: In a place of honor in your office refrigerator.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s elegant and practical. What else could you possibly want in the perfect gift for her?

Customizable? No

Price: $29.95

Where to buy it: Kate Spade New York Lunch Tote

 

Office Gift Ideas For Him

Office gift ideas for him cater to the stylish, rugged, talented men in your office. Sleek, minimalist, and practical, these gifts are perfect for any professional.

14) Yeti™ Rambler™ 14 oz. Mug®

yeti_ramblerWhere to put it: This stainless steel mug looks great atop your rugged reclaimed barn wood office desk or nestled into the sleeping bag you’re taking on that epic camping trip you’ve been planning for months.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s ideal for any coworker who lives a rugged lifestyle and also for people who just have a rugged look and want a double-wall vacuum-insulated and dishwasher safe mug to keep beverages at the perfect temperature.

Customizable? Yes

Price: $25

Where to buy it: Yeti™ Rambler™

 

15) Hot Sauce of the Month Club

Where to put it: In the kitchen or break room, everyone will love testing out the newest and craziest hot sauces available. Your co-workers will love when the new subscription box arrives and you’ll have fun seeing who is brave enough to try it first!

Why this gift is a winner: The same old condiments available get boring. Hot Sauce of the Month brings some “literal spice” to lunch time so everyone can have fun trying something new.

Customizable? No

Price: $13.99

Where to buy it: Hot Sauce of the Month Club

 

16) Blue Light Blocking Glasses

Custom Blue Light Blocking Glasses

Where to put it: Between your screen and your eyeballs, right over the bridge of your nose.

Why this gift is a winner: #WFH and virtual meetings = extra screen time. This branded gift is easy on the eyes (literally).

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $11 to $13.50

Where to buy it: Blue Light Blocking Glasses

 

17) Personalized Aluminum Wallet

Aluminum WalletWhere to put it: On that little table right beside your door so you never forget it, even if you try.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s a minimalist wallet and card-holder that will fit seamlessly into all range of styles.

Customizable? Yes

Price: $7

Where to buy it: Personalized Aluminum Wallet

 

18) Custom Cotton Hat

Swag.com-HatWhere to put it: On your head on multiple occasions, from outdoor happy hours to morning dog walks.

Why this gift is a winner: Understated and stylish, this is the “dressy ball cap” every sharp male dresser needs. Paired with a sleek bomber jacket and some trouser jeans, your lucky recipient will be all set.

Customizable? Yes

Price: $21.28

Where to buy it: Custom Cotton Hat

 

19) Custom Corduroy Apron

ApronWhere to put it: On display on a cool pegboard in your kitchen, even if you rarely wear it.

Why this gift is a winner: It looks impressive hanging in the kitchen and it also looks great on should your co-worker or friend every decide to play bartender or head chef.

Customizable? Yes

Price: $60

Where to buy it: Custom Corduroy Apron

 

Office Gifts For New Hires

Office gifts for new hires provide the memorable welcome new employees want and crave. The new hire office gift is your chance to set up new teammates with everything they need while also making them feel like welcome members of your crew.

20) Swag.com Socks

swag_socksWhere to put it: In your “good sock” drawer, full of the cozy numbers typically reserved for special occasions.

Why this gift is a winner: We’ve all got to wear socks sometimes. This gift lets your recipients wear their socks in style.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $10.35 to $18.64

Where to buy it: Swag.com Socks

 

21) Timbuk2 Division

backpackWhere to put it: Prop it up against your credenza so it can do double-duty as a rugged decoration when you’re not using it.

Why this gift is a winner: Designed for the discerning dresser, this gift is a classically convenient backpack that doesn’t look like a backpack. It lets your gift recipients carry their loot in style.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $112.43 to $131.50

Where to buy it: Timbuk2 Division

 

22) Work, Space, Spark Box

spark_boxWhere to put it: Scatter the materials all around your cubicle or workspace to ignite your deepest sense of motivation and work fulfillment.

Why this gift is a winner: You might think you can’t spark inspiration with a box, but this gift will prove you wrong. Perfect as an executive assistant gift or for someone on your team interested in personal development.

Customizable? No

Price: Plans as low as $41.20 a month

Where to buy it: Work, Space, Spark Box

 

23) greenUP Box

greenupWhere to put it: Your kitchen, the office, your home away from home—anywhere you’ll need green replacements for common convenience items.

Why this gift is a winner: The following scenario might sound familiar to you: Every time you reach for a plastic straw or to-go container, you know you should find a better alternative, but your fast-paced day goes on and you just forget. This gift set disrupts that pattern, making it easy and accessible to transition away from plastic.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Plans as low as $38.33

Where to buy it: greenUP Box

 

24) Topo Designs Onboarding Backpack 

Topo-BackpackWhere to put it: In your new workspace, next to that random pencil holder.

Why this gift is a winner: This laptop bag is perfect to fill with helpful tech, including a powerbank/charger, that will help new hires get started with absolute ease and style.

Customizable? Yes

Price: $160

Where to buy it: Topo Designs Onboarding Backpack 

 

Personalized Office Gift Ideas

Personalized office gift ideas add pizazz and style to any item. A little personal flare turns an average gift into a spectacular offering.

25) 4-Bottle Custom Box Set

custom_box_setWhere to put it: On your bar cart to impress visitors, your new boss or your manager. (If you don’t have a bar cart, then it might be time to get one.)

Why this gift is a winner: It’s delicious, it comes in a gorgeous package, and it’s 100% stylish.

Customizable? Yes

Price: $80

Where to buy it: 4-Bottle Custom Box Set

 

26) Herschel Hip Pack

hip_packWhere to put it: When you’re not wearing it, this stylish pack definitely needs to be slung over your office chair or on your hip while traveling.

Why this gift is a winner: It holds your essentials and it looks damn good while doing so. It matches practically everything. Basically, this is not your grandmother’s fanny pack. (Plus, the personalization part adds a nice touch.)

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $47.64 to $61.49

Where to buy it: Herschel Hip Pack

 

27) Bella Bomber Jacket

jacketWhere to put it: Put it over your office chair, in your suitcase, or dangle it in a place of honor on your best wooden hanger.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s a wear-with-anything winner that matches pretty much everything and works for any and all seasons.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from$47.16 to $56.82

Where to buy it: Bella Bomber Jacket

 

28) Fully Custom Yoga Mat

yoga_matWhere to put it: In your yoga studio or that random corner of your bedroom you call your yoga studio.

Why this gift is a winner: It provides a dazzling and highly personal way to squeeze more invigorating yoga practices into your life.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $50.50 to $64.65

Where to buy it: Fully Custom Yoga Mat

 

Fun Office Gifts

Want a birthday gift to make someone laugh? Need a gift that’s just for fun and not for any particular occasion? This is your section. Get big smiles by selecting any of the ideas below.

29) Electric Kick Scooter

scooterWhere to put it: In your entryway for all those times you need to make a quick getaway.

Why this gift is a winner: This is an epic gift that makes recipients feel like kids again while also getting where they’re going faster.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $691.44 to $755.72

Where to buy it: Electric Kick Scooter

 

30) Mario’s Mystery Block

mario_blockWhere to put it: In your entertainment room or any of your other favorite rooms of the house.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s pure childlike fun and joy delivered in a handy box.

Customizable? No

Price: Plans as low as $23.49 a month

Where to buy it: Mario’s Mystery Block

 

31) Madmen & Heroes

madmenWhere to put it: Right on your kitchen table, which is now your epic gaming table.

Why this gift is a winner: These brain-stimulating games will entertain you while also helping you learn some serious history.

Customizable? No

Price: Plans as low as $27.50 a month

Where to buy it: Madmen & Heroes

 

32) Smartass and Sass Box

smartassWhere to put it: Scatter the items across your bed so you can get a good look at all the treats.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s all smartass and sass delivered in a box. It’s the perfect gift box for your favorite smartass.

Customizable? No

Price: Plans as low as $13.95 a month

Where to buy it: Smartass and Sass Box

 

33) Buddha Board

buddha_boardWhere to put it: On your desk or any other place you often feel the need for extra relaxation.

Why this gift is a winner: This stress reliever is basically the gift of zen, something hard to come by. Even people who have trouble relaxing will find it easy with this board.

Customizable? No

Price: $34.95

Where to buy it: Buddha Board

 

34) That’s What She Said Game

what_she_saidWhere to put it: In the front-and-center spot in your game closet or cabinet.

Why this gift is a winner: The gift of good times is always a classic.

Customizable? No

Price: $24.99

Where to buy it: That’s What She Said Game

 

35) Chia Gnome Pet

chia_gnomeWhere to put it: Put this unique gift right next to your computer.

Why this gift is a winner: You can’t look at this little gnome and not chuckle or at least smile. (Plus, this retro gift might just inspire some feelings of nostalgia.)

Customizable? No

Price: $26.90

Where to buy it: Chia Gnome Pet

 

36) I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats

cat_bookWhere to put it: In between a few very serious books on your bookshelf.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s endless entertainment that is also endlessly entertaining, even for non-cat lovers.

Customizable? No

Price: $11.66

Where to buy it: I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats

 

Home Office Gifts

Home office gifts include anything that turns your desk from “blah” to beautiful. These items add style and functionality to any workspace.

37) Petite Bliss Plant

succulentWhere to put it: On your favorite windowsill, maybe next to that crazy rock you found when you were a kid.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s a tiny, easy-to-care for bit of nature that will brighten up any home office.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $34.37 to $46.79

Where to buy it: Petite Bliss Plant

 

38) Work From Home Survival Pack

survival_packWhere to put it: Put the materials all around your workspace to create a stylishly serene work surface.

Why this gift is a winner: This work from home gift has stuff absolutely every workspace might benefit from, namely delicious matcha latte mix, adorable desk plants, luscious chocolate, and even insert business cards for that cardholder you’ve been meaning to fill.

Customizable? Yes

Price: $67.95 a pack

Where to buy it: Work From Home Survival Pack

 

39) Dual Wine Holder

wine_coolerWhere to put it: In your linen closet along with your reusable grocery bags, or maybe even in your trunk for handy transport of your favorite bottles.

Why this gift is a winner: Recipients will use this gift again and again as they travel to and from the grocery store or dinner parties. Consider this gift idea for your CEO.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $33.96 to $68.85

Where to buy it: Dual Wine Holder

 

40) Iselin Mug

Iselin MugWhere to put it: On your office desk so you can have the perfect warm beverage on hand during every hour of work.

Why this gift is a winner: Its winning design keeps your desk beverage warm while protecting surfaces from heat stains. Plus it looks trendy.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $6.54

Where to buy it: Iselin Mug

 

41) Home Office Essentials

desk_essentialsWhere to put it: In your home office or the bag you use to transport stuff from home to work. Perfect to set up your marketing or sales team in style so that their work stations are just a bit nicer as they commit to crushing their quarterly goals.

Why this gift is a winner: It includes items pretty much anyone doing pretty much any kind of work will need.

Customizable? Yes

Price: $113.64 a pack

Where to buy it: Home Office Essentials

 

42) Saucey Alcohol Delivery

Saucey
Where to put it: Directly in your mouth! With on-demand alcohol delivery, Saucey delivers chilled wine chilled and cold beers cold.

Why this gift is a winner: Alcohol is a perfect and classy gift for any occasion. Welcoming a new hire? Send them a six-pack. Co-worker just close a major deal? Let them know champagne is on the way.

Customizable? Yes! Select from a wide selection of products curated by your local liquor store.

Price: Varies on location and items.

Where to buy it: Saucey.com or download the app on the App Store or Google Play.

 

43) Pacific Giftware Dragon Stapler Novelty

dragon_staplerWhere to put it: Right on your desk, in the front and center of all your other desk accessories.

Why this gift is a winner: This gift makes an average office magical for any fantasy enthusiast in your life.

Customizable? No

Price: $15.99

Where to buy it: Pacific Giftware Dragon Stapler Novelty

Pro-Tip: For more gift ideas, check out our curated list of High-Quality Home Office Gifts To Upgrade Their Work Station In 2021.

 

Office Gifts For Christmas

Christmas gifts for the office are items that are just a little more special than the average gift. These are premium offerings that pack the wow factor the holiday season demands.

44) Ray Ban Wayfarer

sunglassesWhere to put it: You’ll want to keep these shades in their case in a place of honor.

Why this gift is a winner: These shades mix style and high-quality eye protection into one epic gift.

Customizable? Yes

Price: $15.99

Where to buy it: Ray Ban Wayfarer

 

45) Painted Apple Airpods

airpodsWhere to put it: Put them in a tray or random cubby along with your keys, wallet, and other important things.

Why this gift is a winner: Even if someone already has ear buds or headphones, they will appreciate getting these premium versions.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $432.23 to $472.23

Where to buy it: Painted Apple Airpods

 

46) Theragun Mini

theragunWhere to put it: Put it right next to your bed or your bathtub along with a cluster of aromatherapy candles.

Why this gift is a winner: It puts the luxury of a spa-quality massage literally at your fingertips for anytime enjoyment.

Customizable? Yes

Price: Prices from $240.51 to $318.67

Where to buy it: Theragun Mini

 

47) BTL SVC 6-Bottle Collection

six_bottleWhere to put it: Straight into your fridge so you can enjoy these premium pre-bottled cocktails immediately.

Why this gift is a winner: It’s delicious, relaxing pampering to enjoy with friends and loved ones.

Customizable? No

Price: $110

Where to buy it: BTL SVC 6-Bottle Collection

 

Bonus. Art That Changed the World

art_bookWhere to put it: On your coffee table.

Why this gift is a winner: Recipients will love flipping through this beautiful book any time they’re in the mood to experience some beauty.

Customizable? No

Price: $25.99

Where to buy it:Art That Changed the World

 


People Also Ask These Questions About Office Gifts

Q: What is an office gift?

  • A: An office gift is any special treat you can give to your co-workers for any special occasion.

Q: What are some cool office gift ideas?

  • A: Some cool office gift ideas include a premium art print subscription, a Timbuk2 backpack, and a mixologist apron. Find tons of other cool office gift ideas here.

Q: Why should I send an office gift?

  • A: You should send an office gift to make employees and friends feel appreciated, to celebrate a birthday, or even welcome someone to a new home. Find office gift ideas for any occasion in this roundup.

Q: What events should I send an office gift for?

  • A: You should send an office gift for any event you want to acknowledge and celebrate in style. Employee onboarding, holidays, and anniversaries are all wonderful events to commemorate with a gift. Find gift ideas for a variety of different people in this post.

Q: What makes an office gift special?

  • A: Thoughtfulness and personal attention make an office gift special. If you carefully consider your recipient’s style, needs, and lifestyle along with your gifting occasion, then you have everything you need to make a gift special. Find some office gift ideas here.

Q: Are there office gift subscription services?

  • A: There are office gift subscription services you can take advantage of. For example, Cratejoy offers gift box subscriptions for practically any recipient with practically any interest you can dream up.

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