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Heartfelt and Hilarious Personalized Gifts for Everyone on Your List

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Presents Made Personal

One of the marks of a great gift giver is going the extra mile to make something more personal. From jewelry, accessories, and art to toys and home decor, these personalized gifts will cover just about everyone on your list and range from heartfelt to functional to hilarious.

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Artblox Soundwave Art
Amazon

Artblox Soundwave Art

$50 from Amazon
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Few things are as personal to people as their taste in music. This company takes a recording of a favorite or original song, transforms it into a piece of etched acrylic art, and you can include an inscription at the bottom. There are 13 styles to choose from, which will help match it to just about any decor.

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Couple's Street Sign
Uncommon Goods
Head Case Personalized Suitcase Cover
Firebox

Head Case Personalized Suitcase Cover

$27 and up from Firebox
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Put their face, your face — heck, put their cat's face — on one of these and their luggage will stand way out in the sea of black suitcases popping out of the baggage carousel.

Custom Face Magnet
Etsy

Custom Face Magnet

$32 and up from Etsy
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Etsy seller KitAtlas takes your photos and creates artistic, stylized drawings that she then turns into magnets. The process runs around a month from submitting the photo and payment until delivery, so keep that in mind when timing your holiday orders.

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Personalized Family Recipe Board
Uncommon Goods

Personalized Family Recipe Board

$100 from Uncommon Goods
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Not all personalization employs a face or a name — this gift takes a printed or handwritten recipe and etches it onto a cherry wood cutting board. If the handwriting of a lost loved one gets them all choked up, this will be a treasured gift for years to come.

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Vermont Teddy Bear World's Softest Bear
Amazon

Vermont Teddy Bear World's Softest Bear

$40 from Amazon
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These adorably soft, New England-made bears come with a lifetime guarantee — if torn or otherwise damaged, the gift can be sent to the company’s Vermont "Bear Hospital" for repair or replacement. Make it even more special and beloved by filling in a ''This Bear belongs to'' tag on the back.

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Pegai Dopp Kit
Amazon

Pegai Dopp Kit

$54 from Amazon
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This classy and chic toiletry bag — which can be personalized with a firebrand of your recipient's initials — comes in four color options: chestnut, mahogany, rock, and charcoal.

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Fabric of Our Family Blanket
Uncommon Goods
Gift Wrap My Face Wrapping Paper
GiftWrapMyFace.com

Gift Wrap My Face Wrapping Paper

Around $20 per roll from GiftWrapMyFace.com
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Who says the gift itself has to be personalized? Any recipient will get a major kick out of this customized wrapping paper. The paper is made for all occasions, including Christmas, birthdays, and more, and each roll is 24 by 60 inches. For a few bucks extra, you can add the whole family's faces.

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Laser Cut Wood Map
Uncommon Goods

Laser Cut Wood Map

$99 and up from Uncommon Goods 
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These vibrant 11-by-14-inch laser cut wood maps make a great gift for someone who feels a kinship with their home state or another geographical area. Select a country and state, and then narrow it down from there. Choose from a black or reclaimed wood frame.

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Personalized Leather Drink Sleeves
Amazon
Personalized Camping Mugs
Personalization Mall

Personalized Camping Mugs

$14 from Personalization Mall
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If you know someone who lives (or even just occasionally dabbles in) the RV life, this set of two stainless steel, white enamel camping mugs, which you can personalize with their name, would make a great gift for their rig.

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Definition of My Dog Personalized Pillow
Personalization Mall

Definition of My Dog Personalized Pillow

$20 from Personalization Mall
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We all know someone whose life revolves around their dog. Gift that dedicated pet owner with a pillow that defines what they love about their pup. To personalize it, add the pup's name, then choose one of 12 dog graphics plus three unique traits that define their pet. Hopefully one of those traits isn't "slayer of pillows."

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Personalized Hunting Ammo Box
Personalization Mall

Personalized Hunting Ammo Box

$35 and up from Personalization Mall
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Customize this steel, American-made ammo box for the hunter in your life. You choose an icon, name, and add an additional line of text. Available in two sizes: .30 caliber and .50 caliber.

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Photo Tiles
Shutterfly

Photo Tiles

$25 from Shutterfly
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Shutterfly is offering these photo tiles, available in many different styles, for the first time this year. They come in two different sizes and would make a great gift for a best friend or significant other.

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Waxed Canvas Duffel Bag
Things Remembered

Waxed Canvas Duffel Bag

$90 from Things Remembered
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There's something very cool about a bag that already looks like it's been around the world a time or two (and can hold up through a few more globe-circling adventures). This weekender-style bag comes in three colors, is made of thick, waxed canvas cotton, and has both a long strap and two handles. It can be customized with a name, nickname, or initials.

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Australian Leather Stadium Wallet
Kaufmann Mercantile
Custom Face Socks
Amazon

Custom Face Socks

$13 from Amazon
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Some gifts you just give because you know they'll make the recipient laugh out loud. These custom face socks, available in nearly 30 colors, are one of those gifts. Some reviewers note that these are surprisingly thick, soft, and comfy.

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Personalized Name Necklace
Oak & Luna

Personalized Name Necklace

$40 and up from Oak & Luna
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Sure, there are cheaper versions available on Amazon, but this bestseller from Oak & Luna has a pretty chic script and will likely hold up longer than more inexpensive versions. It's available in seven different finishes, from sterling silver to 10-karat gold, and five different chain lengths.

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GoldChic Initial Ring
Amazon

GoldChic Initial Ring

$14 from Amazon
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For a cheaper customized jewelry option that still makes a trendy fashion statement, these Amazon bestselling rings can feature a first or last initial (or buy two for both). They come in gold and platinum options.

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Art Deco-Etched Whiskey Glass
Monster Dance Designs

Art Deco-Etched Whiskey Glass

$15 from Monster Dance Designs
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This small retailer based out of Austin, Texas, offers "eccentric etched glassware," including this option that can be customized with an area code, house numbers, etc. 

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Custom House Portrait Art
Minted

Custom Home Portrait

$32 and up from Minted
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Upload a photo of their home or a home that meant something to both of you, and Minted will create a custom line drawing in one of more than 25 colors. Available in four sizes and multiple framing options. 

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Paper Culture Photo Book
Paper Culture

Paper Culture Photo Book

$74 and up from Paper Culture
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Commemorate a special event, vacation, or other time in their lives by creating photo book at this site. It has lots of themes, colors, and two sizes available and instructions will walk you through the process. 

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Customized Throw Blanket
Seek and Swoon

Customized Throw Blanket

$195 from Seek and Swoon
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This Portland-based company makes its throw blankets from recycled cotton yarn and even offers this option to choose your own pattern and colors to personalize a blanket for your loved one's tastes and decor. 

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Personalized Pillows
521 Handmade
Custom Engraved Map Water Bottle
JACE.design

Custom Engraved Map Water Bottle

$35 from JACE.design
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Customize a water bottle with a regular or topographic map and include a large and small inscription. The "Midnight Edition" is shown here, but the company also offers other styles and products to customize, including tumblers, cups, flasks, phone cases, and more. 

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Modern Hanging Wall Banner
Amazon
Personalized Cooking Utensils
Personalization Mall

Personalized Cooking Utensils

$19 from Personalization Mall
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If you've got a foodie or amateur chef on your list, this set of three wooden cooking utensils can be customized with a name or whatever you can dream up. 

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Engraved Pocket Knife
Amazon
Personalized Stocking Tag
Amazon