It’s hard enough to know if and when to send a thank you gift, much less what to give.
Well, count your blessings because we have put together the 100 best thank you gifts of all time!
Discover new ways to show your appreciation through creative and thoughtful gift ideas. We’ll close out the article with some tips on how to give your gift.
100 Thank You Gifts for All Occasions
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10 Best Thank You Gifts
These are our favorites.
1. Personalized “BEST EVER” Tumbler
Our personalized tumbler is an all-time favorite gift, a present to thank someone who is truly THE. BEST. EVER! Keeping their drinks icy cold or piping hot for hours, this custom mug will be a daily reminder that their work is appreciated.
Choose from stainless steel along with six additional vinyl-wrapped colors: black, gray, dark blue, light blue, pink, or teal. Personalize with any text you want!
2. Ducky To Have You
Oh my gosh… This little duck’s only purpose is to spread joy and happiness. It has been scientifically proven that it’s impossible to look at Tiny Duck and keep frowning! He is simply too cute.
Tiny Duck comes on a hand-made gift card with the sweet message, “Ducky to have you. Thanks for Everything.”
If anyone needs a thank-you and a pick-me-up, this card and ducky combo is the perfect gift to send.
3. I Donut Know
Here is a fun bath bomb. It is boxed up and ready for gifting with a label that reads “I DONUT know what I would do without you! Thank you!”
Ensure your “thank you” will be enjoyed by your recipient… who doesn’t enjoy a nice warm, relaxing bath at the end of a long day?
These bath bombs will please anyone.
4. Handcrafted “Thank You” Wall Mounted Bottle Opener
Our personalized wooden bottle opener is the definitive thank-you gift! Made from solid alder wood with a walnut frame and durable cast iron bottle opener.
This versatile bottle opener can be used as a standalone portable opener or mounted to a wall.
Personalize the thank-you gift with your recipient’s name. This is a thoughtful idea that will be used over and over again.
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5. So Grateful Personalized Angel
How darling is this personalized angel? If they are the little angel in your life that is constantly giving of themselves, lifting your spirits, or just… being there, this is a perfect way to express your gratitude.
It will look lovely on their desk or in the bookcase, and it is unobtrusive enough to fit in with practically any decor.
6. Wish Strings
These wish string bracelets are a nice way to say thank you to a special someone. With numerous string colors and charms to choose from, you are sure to be able to please anyone.
The recipient will tie on the bracelet and make a wish. Once the thread wears thin and breaks, your wish is ready to come true.
7. My Favorite Person Mug
This mug says it all. Present your favorite person with this glass coffee mug and see them smile. It is made from the highest quality glass and printed with durable white ink.
If you’re looking for a nice gift for someone who loves a caffeine boost, this is the way to go.
You can even create your own personalized version of this mug right here!
8. Engraved Wooden Thank You Card
Say thanks to someone special with this cute wooden card. Hand-made from sustainable Alder or Cherry wood, it’s a card that will last much longer than the standard folded cardboard bit.
You can even add a custom message to put the final touch on this adorable thank you gift.
9. You Are Amazing
Show that special someone how much they are appreciated with a hand-made desk sign that reads, “You are amazing.”
This is just a little reminder of the support and encouragement we could all use from time to time. It’s suitable to be displayed just about anywhere, whether at home or at the office.
10. Appreciation Box
This gift is like opening a box of happiness. It is full of fun and useful goodies that will delight anyone and everyone.
Each box is a unique creation of color and relaxation—such a thoughtful gift to give to someone.
Appreciation Gifts for Employees
These employee thank you gifts are appropriate for the office or workplace. Go beyond the typical cheap kitsch and give something they actually might want!
11. Custom Engraved Bottle Opener
Our personalized laser engraved corkscrew makes a wonderful gift. This waiter’s style wine opener is stainless steel and of commercial-grade quality – it’s elegant and sturdy.
Personalize with a name and a short comment. Example: Thomas Smith, Thank you for all you do!
12. Chocolate Bar Wrapper
These “Employee Appreciation” candy bar wrappers are a yummy and unique way to say a big “thanks” to your employees or co-workers!
Instantly upon purchase, you will receive your PDF images. These can be printed on quality cardstock or photo paper.
These are designed to fit the standard Hershey’s chocolate bars (including Mr. Goodbar, Krackle, Cookies & Cream, and more.) Everyone will enjoy this sweet thank you.
13. Personalized Cutting Board
Our personalized cutting boards are a great way to show your appreciation and say thanks.
This spacious bamboo cutting board features flower accents with your custom text laser engraved. This cutting board makes a timeless gift. It will be treasured when set on display and appreciated when used every day.
14. Dream Team Best Ever G.O.A.T. T-Shirt
Let your employees know what you really think of them – they’re the dream team! This inspiring t-shirt proclaims for all to know that they are the best ever, the G.O.A.T. (greatest of all time). They’ll wear it proudly!
15. DIY – It’s a Treat
Grab some chocolate kisses and hugs along with some other individually wrapped candies. Or maybe even some homemade goodies. Place them in a cute cellophane bag.
You’ll be the hit of the office for this sweet offering.
Stick in a note a note that says, “It’s a treat working with you.”
16. Thank You Gift Box
Their hearts and tastebuds will be thanking YOU after they receive this incredibly delicious gourmet goodies gift box. Really, not much says ‘thank you’ better than food. Keep their tummies satisfied, and try not to order one for yourself… Or do.
Also, you can have the gift ribbon customized to give it an extra special touch.
17. Personalized Desk Plate
These hand-made acrylic desk plates are a wonderful way to say “thank you” to any office personnel. A personalized nameplate adds class and flair to any desk it sits on.
Add your employee’s name, title, and company name to this decoration. Let them know how much you appreciate all they do.
18. Personalized Thank You Candle
These personal, thank you note candles are so sweet and special. Show your appreciation in a way that will last and bring warmth and comfort each time they light it.
These pretty candles are made from 100% soy wax and only the highest-grade fragrances. A true delight.
19. Employee Appreciation Cards
This hand-made packet of appreciation cards is a great way to get your simple and heartfelt message across.
Each card is blank on the inside so that you can write your own personal note. This is a thoughtful gesture to each person that receives one.
20. The Thank You Experience
Got something big you need to thank them for? Maybe watching your kids or pets while your new little one arrived? Helping you move? Planning a big life event with you? Whatever it was, say ‘thank you’ in a big way with an awesome experience from Tinggly.
It could be a vacation getaway or an adventure excursion — whichever suits them best. They will be thrilled by your thoughtfulness.
Thank You Gifts for Coworkers
Sometimes you want to express thanks to a coworker for helping out on a project, putting in overtime, or for something they did to help you personally. Here are some gift ideas to help you say “thanks!”
21. Bear-Able Bracelet
This wish bracelet will fit anyone, man or woman. Give one to your co-workers and tell them to make a wish. “Your wish will come true when it falls off of you!”
The handmade 12-inch bracelet is a sweet way to acknowledge your friendship with a co-worker.
22. Thank You Ice Cream
Tell them how grateful you are with… ice cream? Yup, that’s right. Ice cream. Four pints of handcrafted ice cream flavors with specialty titles reflecting your appreciation. This sweet treat will be their favorite ‘thank you’ yet.
23. Hand Massagers
Maybe they work in an office, typing away at a computer all day. Maybe they work with their hands as a craftsman, builder or designer. There are so many ways that our hands can just get sore and tired. Help them relieve those tired paws with this cool hand massager!
It uses air pressure, heat, and acupressure to soothe those tense aches and pains. They’ll love you for this one. More than they already do.
24. Personalized Mentor Sign
Mentors are special people. They train and push you to become the best you can be. A good mentor is an experienced adviser.
When it’s time for them to retire or just because make sure you say thank you for everything, this digital print is a perfect way.
25. Stoneware Vase
This delightful matte white ceramic vase is perfect for filling with flowers. A pressed-in sentiment reads: “You are kind” and “Just because.”
Beautifully hand-sculpted, their new ceramic vase will make a meaningful addition to any home or office. Let your co-workers know that they make a difference.
26. Personalized Candy Dispenser
How fun is this customizable candy dispenser? Perfect to keep on their desk at work or at home (away from the kiddos reach, of course). You could fill it with their favorite bite-sized candies for sure, but you could also take this dispenser the snack route!
Fill it with their top choice of nuts, trail mix, or sunflower seeds to give them a savory rather than sweet treat.
27. Best Nurse Ever Personalized Tumbler
The. Best. Ever. Our custom engraved tumbler comes in your choice of styles, sizes, and colors. It will be etched with a personalized message from you.
This thermal mug is a wonderful addition to anyone’s day; keeping their beverages chilled or hot for hours.
28. You Are the Highlight of My Job
Make that special co-worker a set of highlighters. Tie a note to a highlighter saying, “You are the highlight of my job. Thank you for everything you do!” It’s a simple gesture, but truly expresses your thanks in an office-appropriate way.
If you want to take it to the next level, consider making the highlighters by hand:
This is a caring gift. You’ve taken time to hand-make a gift and people appreciate the time you’ve invested.
29. Reminder Jar
This delicate hand-made message in a bottle is adorable. There is beauty in all of the details and will make everyone smile when they see it.
30. To a Great Coworker
It is easy to show your appreciation for a special co-worker with this stylish handmade necklace.
The linked rings symbolize the unbreakable bond between the two of you. She’s had your back more times than you can say with words, so say it with this beautiful piece of jewelry.
Thank You Gifts for Friends
When you want to say thanks to a friend who means so much to you, here’s what you can give.
31. Thoughtful Makeup Bags
This cute makeup bag is made from 100% flax for softness and durability. She will have plenty of room for all of the cosmetics she uses. Or, you can fill the bag for her! Stuff it with all sorts of goodies from candy to lip balm.
32. I’d Burn This Place Down – Candle
This candle is sure to bring a chuckle at work! “I’d burn this place down if you didn’t work here.” This unique candle makes a funny gift for your friends and co-workers.
With 50 hours of burning time, that’s a lot of hours to be able to remind them of how much they are appreciated.
33. Thanks a Ton Necklace
You know that finding the right words to say “thank you” can be hard.
Express your feelings with this beautiful hand-made gift. The attached card says it all.
34. Beyond Blessed Ornament
This beautiful silver angel can be used as an ornament, rearview mirror charm, or bookmark and will be cherished for years.
35. Friends are Flowers Sculpture
This exquisite heart-shaped keepsake symbolizes the bond of friendship through a meaningful sentiment and its vibrant design.
36. DIY- Umbrella
This is a unique double layer and reverse-opening and folding umbrella. You will fold the top “wet” layer into the under “dry” layer which prevents water from dripping, keeping your floor and car dry.
Attach a hand-written note saying, “Rain or shine, Thank you for being the greatest of all time!”
37. Memory Box for Friends
This classic black and white wooden hinged box features a distressed “Good Friends Are Like Stars – You Don’t Always See Them But You Know They’re Always There.“
The perfect place for storing little treasures, your gift will complement any desk, dresser, or table.
38. Support Mug
This hand-made ceramic mug is just adorable! Say thank you in an extra special way with this personalized mug.
You can personalize with your name on the back under the ‘xoxo’ and heart image. Your friend will think of you every time they use it.
39. Thank you Friendship Cookies
This hand-made “Thank You” cookie gift set is a thoughtful way to acknowledge someone’s hard work.
Each box includes six sugar cookies decorated with delicious royal icing. It’s a yummy way to get your message across.
40. Garden Stone
Each garden stone is beautifully hand-carved and deeply engraved to last for years. These rocks are hand-picked from the shores of Java Island, Indonesia; no two will be alike.
The natural beauty of each stone with this simple message creates a special decoration for your garden, or a side table, desk, or shelf.
Thank You Gifts for Men
Guys appreciate gifts, especially ones that let them know how much they are appreciated.
41. Red Sandalwood Watch
This red sandalwood watch is a beautiful way to let Dad know how special he is.
These watches have a clean minimalist design; this makes them perfect for both casual and formal settings. This is a gift that will be treasured always.
42. Thank You Gift for Dad: Best Dad Ever Cutting Board
This solid bamboo cutting board is the perfect gift for the dad that cooks. The engraving features “Best Dad Ever” and includes a message from the kids and/or spouse.
Dad will absolutely love this thoughtful gift.
43. Pocket Knife
This old-fashioned pocket knife features a beautifully crafted rosewood handle and a 3-inch stainless steel blade.
This personalized heirloom gift will not only be cherished, but also used. You can have the handle engraved with his name.
44. Crave Care Package
This creative care package is chocked full of 45 snacks. A delicious way to say “thank you” to your special snack fiend. The package includes a mix of sweet, salty, savory, and healthy snacks.
This variety pack is a fun way to celebrate him and the good work he does.
45. Thank You Card for Him
This hand-made card is a most “eggcellent” way to show your appreciation. It’s a punny way to wish someone an “eggs-tra” special day.
Need more hilarious cards? Check these out!
46. Digital Photo Frame
The Skylight digital frame is an all-time favorite.
There’s no better way to put a smile on his face than to share a special photo. You fill this digital frame with photos of the two of you. Let him know how much you appreciate and love being with him.
Now your special guy doesn’t have to miss any special moments. Email any photo to his frame and they will appear within seconds. Allowing him to be “right” there with you.
47. Thank You Beer Every Month
Enroll him in the Beer Monthly Club. He’ll get two different beer styles from two of the world’s best brewers.
The club will send full-size, hand-crafted bottles of beer every month, along with a newsletter. The monthly newsletter is full of beer profiles, brewery histories, and suggested food pairings.
This is a gift that he will appreciate over and over again.
48. Reminder Block
This high-quality wooden block is a cute way to show him your sentiments.
This is just the right gift to tell him how you really feel! He’ll be happy to display your heart-felt feelings at the office or at his home.
49. You Are My Rock
These natural rocks are a wonderful gift and a special way to let your feelings be known.
These polished river rocks have natural imperfections that are characteristic of all-natural stones. No two are alike; the colors, shapes, and sizes of the stones vary. Your engraved message will stand out by being painted in either black or silver.
50. Personalized Game Room Mirror
Our customized game room mirror is a perfect addition to any rec-room or family room.
This customized game room mirror provides a perfect touch of antique style. It just keeps reflecting all the good times and great games you experience with your family and friends.
You can have the name of your choice engraved above “Game Room.”
Thank You Gifts for Women
If you have a wonderful woman in your life, tell her how much you appreciate her with one of these gifts!
51. Vacation Trip
Tinggly experience gifts are the ideal gift to say happy anniversary, happy birthday, or for any other special occasion.
She can experience gifts that offer the chance to try new adventures, activities, and discoveries. Whether she chooses a pampering spa experience or a zipline ride; there are hundreds of experiences to choose from.
With so many choices, there’s bound to be one great experience that’s just right for her.
52. Wine Bottle Opener
This personalized wooden corkscrew is a marvelous gift for the wine taster in your life.
Not only a bottle opener, it’s a full on multi-tool as well. It includes a knife (foil cutter), a corkscrew bottle opener, a can bottle opener on the end, and a bonus fold-out bottle opener.
Have her name laser engraved on the handle to turn this into that extra special gift.
53. Thank You Wine Label
This custom wine label is a great way to get your message across.
Each label will contain the words “thank you” followed by your own personal message. So let her know just what you are thankful for.
54. Lavender “You’re Awesome” Reminder Candle
“Sometimes you forget you’re awesome – so this is your reminder.” It’s so nice to encourage someone with this sweet expression.
Made with natural soy wax and pure essential oils, this thank you gift candle is hand-poured and has a 50 hour burn time.
Suitable for any décor, the lavender scent is a familiar aroma with a calming and soothing effect.
55. 3D Photo of You Two
These 3D crystals are laser engraved with your provided photo. This crystal is a beautiful way to commemorate your love for “her.”
With numerous shapes and sizes to choose from, you will be thrilled with the finished product.
56. You Are Amazing Card
The best way to say thanks is with a wonderful compliment. Here’s a sweet card that says, “You are amazing!” What a wonderful way to tell someone how you feel about them. The inside is blank so you can write a personal note.
57. “I’d Be Lost Without You” Compact Mirror
This engraved stainless steel compact is the perfect size to slip into a purse. She is sure to appreciate the mirror on one side and the magnifying mirror on the other.
Let her know just how beautiful she is and how much she’s needed with a gift that says, “I’d be lost without you.”
58. I Love You Necklace
For the woman who is closest to you heart, you can express your appreciation by telling her you love her – in 100 different languages, no less!
This sterling silver necklace says “I love you” on the heart. Inside the glass bead (you’ll need a light to really see it well) she will find the cherished phrase printed in 100 different ways. This is a thank-you gift that she will treasure for years to come.
59. Thank You Wine Every Month
Each month she will receive two full-sized bottles of premium wines from different award-winning wineries around the world. She will look forward to receiving her wine package each month, and be reminded of how much you appreciate her.
60. Tickets to an Unforgettable Experience
Get her tickets to her favorite concert, museum, or Broadway show. This would be a fantastic gift of appreciation, and a nice weekend get-away.
Gift wrap her tickets and watch the smiles of excitement appear as she realizes the treat she is in for!
More like this: 50 Best Experience Gifts to Elevate Your Gift-Giving
Thank You Gifts for Parents
Your parents poured their lives into shaping yours – and now it’s time to let them know how much you appreciate them. Here are our favorite thank-you gifts for parents.
61. Personalized Suncatcher for Mom
This sweet, sentimental suncatcher is just right for mom. Its lovely, etched saying rings so true — our moms hold our hearts forever. This little suncatcher is so pretty with it’s pink iridescent glass and filigree accents, we just know she’ll cherish it.
62. Thank You Mom Card
Mom will enjoy and cherish this elegant card. Whether you are sending it for a special occasion, or “just because,” it will bring a smile to her heart. She will probably tuck it away just to be read over and over again – especially if you write a heartfelt note inside.
63. Best Mom Ever Bird Feeder
Our handcrafted cedar wood bird feeder is the perfect gift for the best mom, ever! She will enjoy watching the birds coming to visit the yard while they feast at the feeder. This is a marvelous gift for a birdwatcher or a wildlife fan.
64. Personalized Fishing Lure
This is a wonderful way to let Dad know just how much you have always appreciated him.
This high-quality stainless steel lure will have him smiling even if he doesn’t catch a fish!
65. Thank You Card for Dads
This hand-made card lets Dad know just how special he is. You can add your own personal message to the inside. Don’t wait for a special occasion to let your pops know you care – Do it today!
Thank You Gifts for Family
Families care for one another, and are always there for you. Express your thanks to a family member with one of these thoughtful gift ideas.
66. Thank You Photo Frame for Aunt
This custom picture frame conveys a message that will never fade because it is laser engraved right into the wooden frame. This is an ideal gift for your special aunt.
67. The Giving Bear for Siblings
This adorable little bear is covered in a soft, plush material so fuzzy, it seems he hugs you right back when he’s in your arms.
This little guy is the perfect nap companion but he also likes to join you on playdates. He is a special little bear that will be loved for years and years. When you want a thank-you gift with all the “warm fuzzies,” you can’t go wrong with the Giving Bear.
68. Thank You Cards for Kids
These hand-made cards are a charming way to say “Thank You” to those special kids in your life. The cards feature six unique designs: a fox, moose, owl, bear, wolf, and raccoon.
The cards, envelopes, and packaging are 100% eco-friendly and are made from recycled materials.
69. Personalized Bookmark for the Family’s Reader
A hand-stamped aluminum bookmark is a thoughtful gift for any bookworm. You can have it customized with the text of your choice in one of the 16 offered fonts. Then choose from 25 tassel colors to finish it off.
70. Nostalgic Thank-You Candy Box for Parents or Grandparents
YUM! Who wouldn’t enjoy this surprise?! A box filled with several pounds of candy – but not just any candy! You get to choose which decade the candy is from. Did you and your friend grow up in the 1950s? The 1970s? Or the 1990s? Take a walk down memory lane with some delicious old-school treats from your youth.
No one is ever too young or too old for this scrumptious gift. They are bound to enjoy the memories just as much as (if not more than) the candy.
Creative Thank You Gifts
Let’s get creative – perhaps even a little crazy – with our thank-yous.
71. Exploding Box Card
These exploding cards go the extra mile with a little added “oomf.” This is supplied by a card that goes BOOM!
To express your thanks in an unforgettable way, you can send more than just a card. Send your favorite someone an exciting and explosive experience.
72. Tie Patch
This hand-made, 100% cotton tie patch is meant to be treasured. And it will be! The patch can be attached to the back of a tie, the inside of a suit jacket, or a vest.
You have the choice of a traditional sew on patch or iron on. It’s the perfect way to say “thanks” to someone who is always well-dressed.
73. DIY Thank You Gift: Make Favorite Meal
What’s the best way to show your friend how much you appreciate them – make them their favorite meal and dessert!
Let them plan a relaxing evening while you do the cooking. Bring their meal over in disposable dishes/pans and supply some fancy disposable plates and cutlery so there is no clean-up for them.
74. Personalized Journal
You can give this durable faux leather journal as a gift for the writer or artist in your life. They’ll enjoy filling up the pages with stories or doodles.
Our favorite journal is custom laser etched with 112 lined pages. And it includes a satin ribbon bookmark.
75. My Hero
This custom superhero bobblehead is hand-made from high-quality polyresin.
If you are looking for a unique, custom-made gift for a special someone, you have hit the jackpot! This is a gift that will make every head turn and heart smile.
Unusual Thank You Gifts
These gifts are perfect if you’re trying to think outside the box!
76. DIY: Homemade Butter
Unsalted butter uses just ONE ingredient and takes around 5 minutes to prepare.
(Sure, you might not go with butter, but maybe this will get your creativity flowing. It’s certainly a unique thank-you gift!)
Butter is essentially made from cream. Once churned, the cream will separate into solid fats and buttermilk. These solid fats are butter.
- Place your cream in a stand mixer bowl.
- Mix the cream to separate the fat solids and the buttermilk.
- Remove the buttermilk and move to a different container.
Once the butter is ready, then you can choose to stir in some salt or additional flavors. Then place it in a butter dish and chill.
Give them your home made butter and a thank-you note that says, “no one is butter than you!” Everyone appreciates a homemade gift!
77. Many Thanks Assorted Chocolates
For that chocoholic in your life, this Many Thanks assortment is just right. The “card” in the center is actually made of chocolate, and it is surrounded by a beautiful mix of light and dark Belgian truffles. Their tastebuds will thank you.
78. Thank You Socks
These cotton blend socks are a winner! Their toe-tally warm toes will thank you for these two distinguished pairs of stocks.
79. Classical Painting
Want to get a bit more extravagant with your thank you gift? This customized, classical painting is exactly what you didn’t know you were looking for.
Fun and definitely unique, they will be both shocked and overjoyed by such a cool gift. Good job, you.
80. Fudge Thank You Tin
For out-of-this-world taste, this fudge wins, hands down. This all-natural vanilla fudge comes individually wrapped in a gifting tin. You will probably want to order two… and keep one for yourself.
Small Thank You Gifts
Tiny ways to say thanks.
81. Mini Thank You Soaps
These handmade oatmeal mini soaps make a special little thank you gift. Suitable for most skin types, they cleanse your skin and fill the room with a beautiful aroma.
82. Difference Maker
These simple but elegant cuff bracelets offer an encouraging, uplifting message: You’re a difference maker!
The minimalist style makes it a perfect thank you gift for anyone who has made a difference in your life.
83. Thanks a Latte
This vintage silver-plate spoon will be stamped with “Thanks a latte.” Each piece is hand stamped one letter at a time.
The seller searches all over the country for beautiful vintage pieces, so yours will be one of a kind. This is a special way to say “thank you” to that coffee lover in your life.
84. You’re a Star Thank You Gift
This “You’re a star” porcelain trinket is an uplifting way to thank that individual who is super duper amazing.
85. Thank You Rainbow Coaster
Express your gratitude with a sweet and sentimental gift that perfectly expresses how much you appreciate all they’ve done.
86. Grateful Heart Mug
The elegant “Grateful Heart Mug” provides its owner with comfy reflection time. They’ll be sure to use it often, warming their heart with your expression of gratitude while starting off their day with a favorite coffee or tea.
87. Grateful for You Skincare Gift Box
Choose from a “spa box” or a “luxury skincare box” to express your gratitude to a very special someone.
Finding the right way to say a heartfelt “thank you” can be hard – but they will know you mean it when they see this gift.
88. Beyond Grateful
These gift tags feature a beautiful black script on a white background design. The words “beyond grateful” are the sincere message of gratitude.
The tags make a lovely ornament, or can serve as an addition to baby shower favors, wedding favors, or guest welcome bags.
89. Golden Heart Earrings
Let’s keep this simple and sweet, shall we? These little puffed golden heart earrings are just that. Beautifully crafted in sterling silver with a gold overlay, these will add just the right amount of lovely to her everyday attire.
90. Blessed & Grateful Mug Set
Grateful and blessed is how your friend will feel when they are gifted with these mugs. This 18 oz. mug set will hold a whole lot of coffee – and can be reheated in the microwave.
These ideas take the expression of thanks up a notch – or several! If you want the recipient to say, Awww, you shouldn’t have! then these are the gifts for you.
91. Thank You Angel
The “just for you” angel is a gift to express appreciation and thankfulness. This hand-painted resin figure would be a sweet addition to anyone’s home or office. Say thank you with a sweet, elegant, heirloom-worthy gift!
92. DIY Thank You Book Art
Say a big “thank you” with this gift. You will receive a PDF file containing the measurements to create your own amazing folded book art. There are 287 folds and is based on an 8″ book. Choose a beautiful book and get to work!
93. Thank You Tumbler
You can take this “Thank You for Being Awesome” tumbler anywhere. These metal travel mugs are practically unbreakable. You don’t have to worry about your hot coffee getting cold or your cold drinks getting warm.
94. DIY Thank You Gift: Bucket of Thanks
We all need to feel appreciated – fill up a decorated bucket with snacks, bath bombs, and any other favorites you can think of.
Add a note that says, “You deserve a bucket of thanks!”
95. Thank You Planter
This personalized ceramic pot is an adorable way to say “thank you.” The pot comes with a bamboo tray, all you add is the succulent.
A plant is always a welcome gift. Just add your friend’s name to make it complete.
Thank You Gifts Delivered
The great thing about online shopping is that pretty much any of the thank you gifts on this list can be delivered! Simply order online, punch in the recipient’s address, add a gift note to say “thanks!” and you’re good to go.
But here are some classic ideas that are typically shipped, sent, or delivered to the door or office.
Delight anyone with a beautiful bouquet of flowers. It’s like giving a dose of sunshine and love!
Flowers are the universal language of love and will be greatly appreciated. Let them know you are thinking of them by ordering their favorites.
97. E-Gift Cards
For some instant ‘Thank You’ action, consider sending a gift card direct to their email! (AKA: E-gift card!)
You can send it along with a sweet note of appreciation, and they’ll have immediate access to funds for their favorite shop or restaurant. Perfect when you’re in a pinch, or anytime, really!
98. Thank You Gift Basket
A gift box full of surprises is a wonderful way to tell her how much you care. She’ll enjoy the gifts that are included: a scented candle, body scrub, goat’s milk soap, and a moisturizing Chapstick.
You can choose from numerous scents to please her.
This Party in a Box is meant to spread love and sunshine to all of those people who brighten your days. This is a wonderful way to show your “ap-PEACH-iation.” Ahem… appreciation.
What better way to remind someone that they are awesome? Spread sunshine and sweet goodness!
100. Wine of the Month Club
Anyone would enjoy being enrolled in the Wine Month Club!
Each month you will receive 2 full-sized bottles of premium wines from award-winning and boutique wineries worldwide. Two different wineries are featured every month, one bottle from each winery. You can pick between red wine, white wine, or even a bottle of each.
This is a gift that will be remembered as one of the best ever received.
Tips for Giving the Perfect Thank You Gift
When you want to show someone how much you appreciate them, the gift you choose says a lot. So it’s important to choose a great thank-you gift.
At the same time, you can express even more with the presentation. Think about how you might wrap the gift, what to write in a thank-you card, and what you can say as you’re giving the gift.
Here are some helpful tips.
1. Say “Thank you”
Your gift expresses it without words, but you know what? Words matter. It’s important to actually say it.
A heartfelt “Thank you!” can mean the world to someone. Please, don’t forget to use your manners.
2. Choose a high quality gift
Don’t go into debt buying a gift, but don’t go cheap either. Take the time to select something appropriate, within your budget, and of high-quality. Aim for a gift that they will use (or display), and one that will last.
3. Keep the value of your gift appropriate
The type, cost, and impact of the gift should match the reason for your “thank you.”
For instance, a client who throws $200k in business your way won’t be impressed with a Starbucks gift card, and someone who paid for your lunch at a sandwich shop will be a little weirded out to get an engraved mug to show your appreciation.
In the first instance, a well-selected bottle of wine or bourbon might be more appropriate. For the second, a thank-you note or an invitation to lunch “on me” would be better.
A smile is the easiest way to say “thank you.” When you smile at someone, they are almost certainly going to smile back.
5. Offer a thoughtful, unique gift
Let their interests guide your choices. The more you think about what the recipient might appreciate, the more thoughtful (and unique!) your gift will be.
In fact, we think this is so important we wrote a guide on how to pick a thoughtful gift.
6. Give it sooner rather than later
Don’t let too much time pass before you give your gift. Of course, late is better than never, but it’s best to give your gift soon.
7. Add your personal touch
Make a homemade gift. Bake something they love or make their favorite meal. Curate a gift basket of little things you know they will enjoy. Embroider their initials, carve or sculpt a figurine, craft something special.
One easy way to add your own personal touch is to include a handmade card with a written note.
What Are Some Creative Ways to Say “Thank You”?
- I appreciate you!
- The way you _______ really blew my mind. You’re amazing!
- You’ve really blessed me with _____, and I just want to say thank you!
- Your kind words really touched me.
- Thank you for taking your time to help me, it meant so much.
- You are a ray of sunshine to everyone around.
- I’d be lost without you.
- I appreciate your dedication.
- Where would I be without a friend like you?
- Thank you for always stepping in to help when I need you most.
No matter how you say it or what gift you surprise someone with, they are sure to appreciate your gratitude.
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