Not feeling the usual array of gifts out there? Fret not and check out our wacky gift guide for those who like to think outside the box! Anyone can give a tablet, smartphone or earphones this holiday season, but it takes a true creative genius to provide friends and family with unique gifts that they’ll always remember. So forget the boring gifts this year and leave them for someone else…instead choose one of these great gifts that will sure to put a smile on anyone’s face come Christmas morning.
9. LEGO Star Wars Death Star
Have a LEGO and Star Wars fan on your gift list? Kill two birds with one stone by gifting them the LEGO Star Wars Death Star set! But make sure they’re your closet pal because the $399.95 price tag isn’t exactly for an acquaintance. The set is the ultimate Death Star playlet and features an array of minifigure-scale scenes, moving parts, characters and accessories from Episodes IV and VI on its multiple deck – including the Death Star control room, rotating turbolaser turrets, tractor beam controls, Emperor’s throne room, detention block and more.
8. Adult Big Wheel Trike
For the big kid in all of us comes the Adult Big Wheel Trike! The adult-size big -wheel features a candy apple red metallic heavy duty steel frame and fork and molded 14″ plastic rear wheels that are engineered for optional power sliding. There’s even handle bar tassels like the bikes you used to ride as a kid! Riding around in the Big Wheel Trike will bring about memories from your childhood and you’ll never want to come inside from playing with your new toy! This gift is best for those adults who never got the memo that they’re grown up now.
7. Blue Sky Snow Globe
Breaking Bad fans will love getting the Blue Sky Snow Globe that captures everything they loved about the show. Just shake it to engulf the RV in blizzard of blue crystal! Even though the show ended, your pals can relive all the memories with a simple shake of the globe that sells for $41.79.
6. TapTap Wristband
If you’re pondering what to get that special someone in your life, why not get them the TapTap Wristband? The innovate wristband allows you to communicate with each other with the tap on the wrist when you’re thinking of them, no matter how far away they are. It’s a private way for you and your loved one to communicate with each other since only you two can access it.
5. Death Star Cookie Jar
Share the Force of baked goods with the Death Star Cookie Jar! The ceramic cookie jar is $55.79 and features a twist lid so cookies stay fresh and little ones can’t ruin their appetites before dinner.
4. Tactical Laser Guided Pizza Cutter
Kitchen gifts are always useful like this Tactical Laser Guided Pizza Cutter that guarantees perfectly and evenly cut pizza slices all the time. It features three modes: flashlight only, laser pointer only or both flashlight and laser pointer mode. It uses two AAA 1.4V alkaline batteries to work and goes for only $29.99.
3. Nordic Grip Mini Ice Grippers
If you live somewhere that sees harsh winters then gifting a set of Nordic Grip Mini Ice Grippers will save the day during harsh winter storms! They’re two metal spikes on a rubberized band that will prevent you from falling on your ass in snow and ice. And for only $15 a pair, you can gift them to all your friends!
2. VanD Flashing iPhone 5c Case
The unique case will light up when you receive an alert giving your iPhone 5c a bit of color! the clear plastic case comes with multiple designs that are threaded into the plastic that won’t light up until the LED is triggered by an alert. Gift one for $20!
1. Portfolio Smart Piggy Bank
Save big with this smart piggy bank that wirelessly connects to an app on your mobile device so you can track your balance and set financial goals! Its nose lights up in celebration every time you insert a corn and it can hold up to $100 in quarters. This makes a great gift for anyone looking to save some cash in the new year! Gift one for $69.99.
Kristie Bertucci is an L.A.-based writer, who can't live without her MacBook Pro. When she's not writing, she's either reading or shopping (online, of course) and loves lazy days so she can catch up on her DVR-recorded shows and movies. She's definitely a Mac girl, she loves music and is currently on a mission to to have an insane and enviable iTunes library.