Do you need to find a unique gift for an upcoming event? Tired of the same old things at the usual department stores?
Check out some of these underrated websites for better gift ideas. Most let you shop by recipient, occasion, interest or category so you are sure to find something even for that person who seems to have everything.
Think about occasions you will need to give a gift in the next 3-6 months and plan and ahead to get that perfect gift!
The Grommet – “shine a light on great ideas and the people behind them”. They bring you the products “worth buying”.
Minted – a marketplace of independent artists
Uncommon Goods – “remarkable designs by independent makers”
World Market – for original handmade items from around the world
A few others for you to consider next time you need a special, unique gift:
aha Life – unique, beautiful, inspiring products from all over the world
Esty – millions of makers worldwide, “if it’s handcrafted, vintage, custom or unique” it’s here
Food 52 – high-quality home and kitchen supplies
Gifts For You Now – when you need a gift personalized
Hammacher Schlemmer – “guaranteeing the unexpected for 171 years”, their unique products either solve problems or further your lifestyle
Paper Source – more than just stationery, they live for all things paper, sourced responsibly