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Gifts for Couples That'll Make Them Both Happy

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If you have a couple in your life that you just adore, finding a gift that works for both people can be tough. Should it be heartfelt? Should it be functional? Lucky for you, we've included both options and a bit of everything in between in this gift guide. Read on for inspired ideas for the beloved couple in your life.

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The Adventure Challenge: Couple's Edition
The Adventure Challenge

The Adventure Challenge: Couple's Edition

$40 from The Adventure Challenge
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This book provides 50 scratch-off date-night challenges for the adventurous couple and gives them a time and cost indicator to help guide them toward the mystery adventure that works best at any particular time. Each spot has a place to include a photo, so ...

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Victure Photo Printer
Amazon

Victure Photo Printer

$80 from Amazon
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This portable Bluetooth photo printer will come in handy when it comes to documenting all the fun a couple has with "The Adventure Challenge" book. And it's a nice gift for people who might want to document their life together for those prized fridge shots. Using the app, they can edit photos, add filters, use subtitles, and decorate with stickers and emojis.

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Our Moments Couples Card Game
Amazon

Our Moments Couples Card Game

$19 from Amazon
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This game includes 100 questions that are meant to deepen a relationship. Sample queries include: "What's something you've tried that you'll never, ever try again?" and "What's your idea of a perfect vacation and how can we make it happen?"

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Compact Swivel Cheese & Tapas Board
Uncommon Goods

Compact Swivel Cheese & Tapas Board

$85 from Uncommon Goods
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Does the couple on your list love a good nosh session? This bamboo cutting board and bowl set has plenty of space for a culinary spread — but folds into a half-circle that won't take up much cabinet space when not in use.

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Ode to Home State Pillow
Uncommon Goods

Ode to Home State Pillow

$90 from Uncommon Goods
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If the couple on your list are from different states, a pair of these would make a gift that's both personal and heartfelt. Each pillow is printed on one side with a unique state illustration, and on the other with an "ode" to that state. The durable cotton pillow covers are removable and machine washable.

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Fondue for Two
Uncommon Goods

Fondue for Two

$30 from Uncommon Goods
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This adorable ceramic and oak set is perfect for a romantic date night at home. And, since it uses a votive-size candle as its heat source, it even provides the ambiance.

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Couple's Street Sign
Etsy
Beckham Hotel Collection Gel Pillows
Amazon

Beckham Hotel Collection Gel Pillows

$40 and up from Amazon
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Every relationship takes work, but that work is a lot easier to accomplish with a great night's rest. These hypoallergenic pillows are super popular with Amazon buyers — more than 27,000 reviewers have given them 4.4 stars.

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Personalized Cutting Board
Etsy

Personalized Cutting Board

$40 and up from Etsy
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Personalized cutting boards make a great gift for a couple, but we particularly love the illustration style and understated sentiment behind this one, which comes in a few different wood choices and two sizes.

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The Complete Cooking for Two Cookbook
Amazon
Pebble Art Portrait
Etsy

Pebble Art Portrait

Around $50 and up from Etsy
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If the couple you're gifting enjoys nature, they'll surely love one of these custom pieces from Etsy store Pebble Art by Mangolia. And if your couple has kids — of the human or pet variety — there are options to include those extended family members, as well.

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Picnic Backpack
Amazon
Coffee Subscription Box
Trade Coffee

Coffee Subscription Box

$15 and up from Trade Coffee
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If you know a couple who loves coffee, this gift will let them sip to their hearts' content via Trade Coffee's relationships with 50 noteworthy roasters such as Cuvee Coffee in Austin, Caffe Vita in Seattle, and PT's Coffee Roasting Co. in Topeka, Kansas.

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Snowfox Stainless Steel Cocktail Glasses
Amazon

Snowfox Stainless Steel Cocktail Glasses

$35 from Amazon
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If your couple tends to sit down after a long week and sip something cold while reviewing all that happened, this set of chic tumblers will have them doing it in style. Available in quite a few colors, and in margarita/martini style.

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Flaviar Gift Subscription
Flaviar

Flaviar Gift Subscription

$25 and up from Flaviar
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Speaking of something cold after a long week, this subscription box will give a couple something to share. Each quarterly shipment comes with a tasting box, a full-size bottle, and more. Gift-givers can choose from as many spirits as they think the couple will enjoy.

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Freshly
Freshly

Freshly

$8/meal and up from Freshly
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Speaking of gift subscriptions, a regular meal shipment also is a wonderful gift, particularly for the couple who's busy with work and errands all day. Freshly offers plans from four to 12 meals per week, with dozens of pre-prepared recipes to choose from.

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Date Night In Box
Cratejoy

Date Night In Box

$39/month and up from Cratejoy
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Date nights can be hard these days; this gift subscription livens up date nights held at home. Each box contains several activities around a uniquely curated theme.

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The National Parks Scratch Off Travel Print
Etsy

The National Parks Scratch Off Travel Print

$31 from Etsy
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If you've got an adventurous couple on your gift-giving list, this scratch-off poster of America's national parks will give them some items for their bucket list.

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Dinner and a Movie Giftcard
Amazon

Dinner and a Movie Giftcard

$50 from Amazon
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This gift card can be used at more than 2,200 restaurants around the United States, including Olive Garden, Longhorn Steakhouse, Red Lobster, and more, followed by movie tickets courtesy of Fandango.

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Artblox Soundwave Art
Amazon

Artblox Soundwave Art

$50 from Amazon
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Do you know "their" song? This gift — a soundwave representation etched onto an acrylic block — makes a personal and unique gift. You can choose different colors, including multicolored, and have a QR code etched in that will play the song automatically when scanned.

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Gemmy 44743
Amazon

Inflatable Movie Screen

$129 and up from Amazon
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If the couple in question are film buffs, times are tough these days. If you want to help them recreate that in-theater experience, consider this gift. It measures around 10 feet by 6 feet, which we guarantee is bigger than the TV set in their living room, and includes a storage bag.

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The Gourmet's Smoking Cloche
Uncommon Goods

The Gourmet's Smoking Cloche

$200 from Uncommon Goods
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If you've got a couple of foodies or mixologists on your hands, this unusual gift will help them whip up a signature cocktail or dish and impress their friends while doing so.

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Cozy Sleeping Blanket & Salve
The Grommet

Cozy Sleeping Blanket & Salve

$295 from The Grommet
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In 2020, there might be no better gift than the gift of relaxation. Made from hemp, this blanket is packed with micro-encapsulated beads that slowly release broad-spectrum CBD "to help reduce stress or boost relaxation." It also includes a "Soothing Salve" made of lavender, CBD, and shea butter.

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Portable Laptop Stand & Lap Desk
The Grommet

Portable Laptop Stand & Lap Desk

$40 from The Grommet
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If both halves of your couple are working from home these days, this portable laptop stand will give them an opportunity to get a little change of scenery (or just offer their other half the good office spot for the day).  

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Family Fun Bucket List
Uncommon Goods

Family Fun Bucket List

$18 from Uncommon Goods
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Couples in need of new adventures can look to this bucket list for inspiration. They’ll pick a “to-do” stick from 25 prompts, then complete the suggested activity. After memories have been made, they can date the back of the stick and return it to the “bucket” for posterity.

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Dinosaur Taco Holders
Uncommon Goods

Dinosaur Taco Holders

$12 and up from Uncommon Goods
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Jazz those taco nights up a bit with a set of dishwasher-safe T-Rex and triceratops dinosaurs. Each holds two hard shell tacos and makes meals a roaring good time for all.

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Stingray Family Tree Tent
Tentsile

Stingray Family Tree Tent

$699 from Tentsile
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Sure, it's pricey, but consider that this tent could stand in for a hotel room and backyard treehouse. Waterproof and able to hold up to 880 pounds, it’s made for multi-person lounging and sleeping (read: everyone won’t roll to the middle). 

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Deszon Wireless Charging Station
Amazon

Deszon Wireless Charging Station

$27 from Amazon
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If the couple you're shopping for has been known to bicker over outlets and chargers, this highly rated charging station can help fix that. Power up a phone, AirPods, and smart watch all in one place, at one time. 

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Backyard Golf Game
PutterBall

Backyard Golf Game

$170 from PutterBall
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Got a couple on your gift list that loves the links? Or just a bit of healthy competition? The rules of PutterBall are similar to those of beer pong, but no alcohol or experience with that game — or with golfing, for that matter — are required.

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Split-Decision Pie Pan
Uncommon Goods

Split-Decision Pie Pan

$15 from Uncommon Goods
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They may be together, but that doesn’t mean they don't still debate pumpkin vs. pecan. This pan makes it possible to skip debates over what's for dessert and bake two half-pies at once. Has discord ever been so delicious?

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Our Family Recipes Journal
Barnes & Noble

Our Family Recipes Journal

$13 from Barnes & Noble
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Family recipes can be preserved, organized, and passed down from generation to generation with this journal, which is divided into sections for appetizers, side dishes, main courses, desserts, and more.

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