If you're in need of some gift ideas for the practical folks in your life, your search ends here! We've thought of everything a sensible person would like to receive as a gift and then some. Keep on scrolling to see what we came up with and feel free to leave your suggestions in the comments section!
1 Manage Your Day-to-Day: Build Your Routine, Find Your Focus
Books always make a great gift because they can be enjoyed over and over. If you know someone who is looking to make some positive changes, grab this highly rated book packed with lots of practical ideas and advice. $7 on Amazon
2 Sweeper and Funnel
So a sweeper and funnel might not be the most creative gift in the world, but for someone who values cleanliness and cool designs, this is as good as it gets! Once you remove the sweeper from the handle, the dustpan can also be used as a funnel for easy clean-up.
Monocle magazine is known for its informative features on culture, business, and global affairs. They created a book that aims to guide the reader on how to live better with informative reports and recommendations. By Gestalten $41 on Amazon
4 Gerber EAB Pocket Knife
Affordable, practical, and useful. A pocket knife is not one of those gifts that will not go unused or be re-gifted. Give the gift of convenience with a pocket knife that also doubles as a money clip! By Gerber $9 on Amazon
5 Men's Black Resin Analog Watch
Casio created a watch that perfectly captures minimalism and cool. This is another affordable gift that'll be appreciated and well-loved!
Treat a friend or loved one to a stylish hand-crafted key fob to keep keys safe and sound. Sure, it's a bit on the pricey side, but you're paying for quality! By Apolis $38 on Amazon
7 "Smart" Stormproof Stick Umbrella
Boy, do I wish I had this umbrella when I had to trek all over campus on windy and rainy days! This stormproof umbrella features an aerodynamic wind resistant design that won't invert and has a handy ergonomic handle.
Who needs unbreakable shoelaces you ask? Well, these laces were designed by firemen so their laces resist being burned, cut, sawed, chopped, or destroyed. However, these tough laces can be useful for anyone who's active outdoors.
Here's another random yet totally practical gift idea! A keyless keypad deadbolt lock allows you to lock and unlock your door securely without the need for keys so no more worrying about having to find your keys or worrying about losing keys.
10 Men's Chuck Taylor All Star Black Leather Sneaker
Converse sneakers are the ultimate cool guy or girl accessory and gifting this pair of black leather sneaks is sure to give you the title of gift giver of the year. By Converse $60 on Amazon
11 Humangear Three Pack 3oz Gotoobs Squeeze Bottles
At first glance, these colorful bottles look like light bulbs and I sort of wish they were, but they're actually super useful squeeze bottles. These are ideal for the traveler, camper, and just about anyone. They're food safe, approved for airline carry-on, and 100% BPA and PC-free.
Does it get any more practical than a 19-in-1 keychain? I think not! This multi-use tool has wrenches, screwdrivers, pliers, a bottle opener, wire cutter and stripper, wire crimper, hand drill, file, 2 rulers, and 2 ruler extensions. By Swiss+Tech $9 on Amazon
14 Filtered Water Bottle, BPA Free, 18.5 Oz
Who couldn't use a handy water bottle these days? We can all use a visual reminder to drink more water and this one is BPA-free and made in the good 'ol USA! By Bobble $15 on Amazon
15 Stainless Steel Slant Tweezer
Tweezers aren't just for plucking stray brow hairs. A quality pair of tweezers can be used to grab small items, plate fancy dishes, remove debris from your keyboard, or untangle jewelry.
If a water bottle just won't do, purchase this designer jug to add a stylish touch to anyone's kitchen. This high quality jug is BPA-free, made in Denmark, and designed by famed designer Erik Magnussen.