29 Secret Santa Gifts That Never Fail, No Matter Who You're Shopping For

Skip the gift card and make the most of your gift exchange this year with one of these no-fail ideas.

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The holiday season might have you feeing spread thin, especially when you have a never-ending list of people to buy presents for. Add a secret Santa exchange or two and you just might go into panic mode! Maybe it's the strict price limit or the fact that you may not know the gift recipient very well, but there's something inherently nerve-racking about these holiday gift swaps. But no need to stress, we have some Siweb-approved gifts to get you through.

Check out 29 of the best gift options that anyone would be thrilled to unwrap this year.

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Stonewall Kitchen
Full Size Popover Pan With Popover Mix

Old-fashion popovers (or Yorkshire puddings) are an unconventional baked good that taste delicious, and are easy to make at home — if you have this kit!

$31.95, Stonewall Kitchen

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West Elm
Enamel Organic Shaped Trays

Sweet and simple, these lovely minimalist trays will meld seamlessly into any home decor style.

$31-$39, West Elm

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Pottery Barn
Chrysler Brass Desktop Clock

This smart and stylish desktop clock is perfect for anyone with a soft spot for the analog aesthetic.

$49.50, Pottery Barn

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Anthropologie
Map Maker Passport Holder

This striking passport case (luggage tag sold separately!) is the perfect gift for the jet-setter in your crowd.

$24, Anthropologie


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ABC Carpet & Home
Christiane Perrochon Stone Tea Cups

Whether you're shopping for a tea-drinker or a coffee connoisseur, everyone appreciates a beautiful mug.

$95, ABC Carpet & Home

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Thymes
Frasier Fir Ceramic 3-Wick Candle

You can't go wrong with a Christmas candle for your secret Santa exchange, especially one that smells this good.

$60, Thymes


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World Market
Antique Zinc Gazebo Terrarium

Even if you don't know that your giftee has a green thumb, a terrarium is perfect for a low-maintenance succulent.

$35, World Market


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Reserve Bar
Madison Table Top Bar

This stylish tabletop home bar makes impromptu parties easier than ever.

$334, Reserve Bar

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Nordstrom
Missoni Socrate Throw Blanket

In the dead of winter, anyone would be happy with a chic (and toasty) throw like this one.

$738, Nordstrom


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The Future Perfect
NEO VIII Tumbler Set

Anyone would be happy to entertain with this dressed up set of luxury tumblers.

$1,120, The Future Perfect


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AHA Life
"Amare" Italian Alabaster Teapot

A teapot this chic will convert anyone to loose leaf even if they are a complete coffee snob.

$395, AHA Life


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Simone LeBlanc
Ready, Set, Soiree Gift Box

The decadent goodies in this gift box include chocolate-covered almonds, linen napkins, marble coasters, and more — AKA everything you need for a very glamorous holiday gathering.

$150, Simone LeBlanc

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World Market
Glass 4 Compartment Jewelry Tray

A gilded jewelry tray is functional and sparkly. You really can't go wrong with one of these.

$13, World Market


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AllModern
Fitz Cotton Trow Pillow

This diverse embellished pillow can add glam to any space, from a living room to a bedroom.

$60, AllModern

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Nordstrom
Kendra Scott Stone Slab Picture Frame

Let your giftee get a little sentimental and put a photo of their own in this gorgeous frame.

$195, Nordstrom

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Craighill
Bottle Opener

You can put this to use right away. Like at your secret Santa party. Right now.

$95, AHA Life


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Henri Bendel
Suite 712 Soap And Dish Set

Anyone and everyone can appreciate a Shea butter and coconut oil soap as a secret Santa gift, especially when paired with a cute striped dish.

$40, Henri Bendel

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AllModern
2-Piece Green Decorative Emerald Box Set

These decorative boxes are great for a home office, on a vanity or really anywhere in the home.

$136, AllModern

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AHA Life
ANNA By RabLabs Carved Gemstone Bowl "Tigela"

These multi-purpose bowls are the perfect coffee table decor, whether you fill them with potpourri or candy.

$205, AHA Life


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Williams-Sonoma
Cole & Mason Salt & Pepper Mills, Set of 2

These sleek salt and pepper shakers are a safe bet: They're sleek in design and are a kitchen must-have.

$119, Williams-Sonoma


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Smythson
Busy Bee Panama Notebook

Anyone with a busy social calendar will welcome a notebook as a secret Santa gift.

$75, Barneys


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Baccarat
Vega Tumbler Set Of 2

You and your gift swap can cheers after the exchange with this timely set of glass tumblers.

$165, Neiman Marcus


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FLAIR
FLAIR Home Collection Candle - Classic Dark Amber

They can keep this candle burning long after the holiday season.

$58, Flair Home Collection

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Nordstrom
'Rock' Cake Stand

Who ever gets this will have to try their hand at baking so this fabulous kitchen accessory does now go to waste.

$250, Nordstrom


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Menu Design Shop
Tumbler Alarm Clock

If you have had with everyone in the group showing up late, make a subtle suggestion with this shady secret santa gift.

$100, AHA Life


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Jung Lee
Le Duo Solo Karl Lagerfeld

A chic print like this will be a staple in your friend or co-workers home.

$55, Jung Lee NY


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West Elm
Faux Fur Chevron Throw

Help your secret Santa exchange keep cozy all winter long.

$89, West Elm


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Kate Spade
Two Of A Kind Just Between Us Gold Faceted Flask

They can take the party on the go with this fun flask.

$40, Macy's


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Bloomingdales
Truro Gold Dahlia Bud Vase

A gold and white ceramic vase will definitely fit into the home decor of your secret Santa recipient.

$75, Bloomingdale's


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