Don't Stress: Here are 21 Gift Ideas to Show Your Best Friend You Care

Updated 11/08/19

Your best friend has been there with you through it all—the devastating breakups, the big promotions, and everything in between. The holidays mean it's time to reflect on your ever-evolving relationship and to give your bestie something to show how much you care.

While it's the thought that counts, a symbol of your friendship is always appreciated. And the pressure is on, especially since you know they'll come through with a brilliant best friend gift for you. Enter this list of unique, unexpected, and fabulous presents for your best friend, whether they are a budding gourmand or a dedicated practitioner of self-care.

Score some major points with your partner in crime this holiday season by snagging one of these spectacular finds for the perfect best friend gift. Scroll down to take a look at the ultimate gift guide to help you show your best friend how much you care.

ABC Home Iridescent Flatware Set $220
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If your friend loves to entertain guests, add to their collection with this funky iridescent flatware set for an upcoming party—New Year's Eve is right around the corner.

Best Made Co. The 100lb Coal Bag $128
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This virtually indestructible bag was made to haul 100 pounds of coal and dirt, so it can handle all the things they need to make it through the day.

Waterworks Pedra Large Round Soapstone Grill Pan $101
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A lofty take on the traditional pizza stone, this piece can be used for either serving or cooking. If your friend is a top chef, this will be the perfect way to encourage them to try a new recipe.

Concrete dodecahedron planter in gold
Cedar and Sail Concrete Dodecahedron Planter: Gold $25
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This geometric planter doubles as an eclectic design element. Gift it to your best friend who loves graphic design.

Cire Trudon La Promeneuse Cameo Diffuser With Tea Light $289
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For the friend who loves décor and likes to create a relaxing, spa-like atmosphere in their home, this fragrance diffuser that looks like a luxe lantern is perfect.

Handheld mirror
Odeme Handheld Mirror $68
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Give your friend a chic handheld mirror to let them know you think they're the fairest of them all.

Eyes coaster set
Jonathan Adler Eyes Coaster Set $78
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These bright coasters are for the friend who cares about their home and loves a pop of color.

Mi Goals Daily Desk Pad
Mi Goals Daily Desk Pad $13
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For your organized and busy bestie, a desk pad perfect for listing daily goals and staying on track.

Cuyana Leather Travel Case set $120
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This luxe travel case is perfect for your jet-setting pal. They'll love safely transporting their makeup, jewelry, and toiletries in this chic bag.

Roe Caviar Gift Set $100
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Your friend appreciates the finer things in life, and you know they deserve the best. ROE Caviar is crafted entirely by hand using techniques mastered through generations of experience, and this box includes a caviar tin, a mother-of-pearl caviar spoon, and a key to open.

Terrain Brass Plant Mister $28
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You'll want to gift this cute mister to your friend with a green thumb. If they're growing herbs for the kitchen or if they have a whole garden of fresh flowers, this elegant little gift will make them smile.

Soho House Morning Noon Night $39
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Your friend likes to take a look behind the scenes, so share a peek of the members at the private Soho Houses from the second they wake up until the moment they go to bed.

Bastide Hand Blown Figue D'ete Candle $65
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For the friend whose ideal night in includes a bubble bath, soothing music, and a flickering candle wick to set the mood. Bring the spa to your best friend with this French candle.

Glacier rocks in drink
Viski Glacier Rocks $19
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These cute and functional drink rocks make a fabulous present for your friend group's resident bartender. They'll love how they keep drinks cold without watering them down.

Valerie Steele, Suzy Menkes Fashion Designers A–Z $70 $67
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To you, your friend is always best dressed. Make sure their coffee table also plays the part with this fashionable book.

God teaspoon in Matt White Gold
Cutipol God Teaspoon $14
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You feel as if you were born with a silver spoon in your mouth just having the privilege to know them, but you'd prefer to show it with upgraded gold.

Agate coasters
ANNA New York Pedra Coaster $80
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First, invite yourself over for a cocktail party that you encourage your friend to host, and then pitch in with these fancy coasters.

Lavender Bath Soak
Tohi Lavender Bath Soak $25
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If self-care is your bestie's thing, they'll love this lavender-scented bath soak. Remind them to give themselves some much-deserved "me" time.

Calpaks Astyll Carry-On $165
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For the pal who has wanderlust, there's no greater gift than the promise of travel. They'll love this marble-inspired carry-on.

Materialism candle set
Tom Dixon Materialism Candle Gift Set $230
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These über-cool candles each boast a unique façade. Good luck parting ways with them when you give them to your BFF. The good news is that you prefer to hang out at their place anyway.

CB2 Esses Servers $50
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This pair of marble serving stands is just the thing for the entertainer in your life. Let them test out their charcuterie plating skills with this gift.

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