Gift Buying Guide: The best gift ideas for November 2017

Gifts are a great way to show someone how much you care. Find unique gifts for everyone at finder.com.

There are plenty of reasons to be generous and gift someone a gift. It could be an event, such as a birthday, anniversary or Christmas. Then again, it could be a token of appreciation, such as a thank you for having received a favor from this person or purely a ‘I’m thinking of you’ spur-of-the-moment present. Whatever the reason, buying a gift for someone is a great way to show that you care.

Shopping for gifts can take a lot of time, especially if you don’t know exactly what type of products to buy. At finder.com we feature a range of a gifts from popular retailers, to help you take the stress out of buying gifts. Remember to check if we have an eligible coupon or promo code for your order and to have a look if your retailer offers free shipping.

We’ve tailored our Gift Buying Guide to meet a number of different situations, including who the recipient is and what the occasion is – because searching for a present shouldn’t be as difficult or as stressful as many make it out to be. Yeah, it should be fun and the recipient should bear a huge grin on their face when they unwrap your sentiment. So go on, browse and find what you’re searching for.


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Generally there are two types of gifts you can give. Personal gifts are presented to friends and family, while professional gifts are generally related to work or businesses. When shopping for gifts and gift ideas, it’s important to keep in mind what the passions and hobbies of the other person are, as well as the purpose of the gift. Also, try to remember if they have in some way hinted what type of gifts they would want, that way you’ll definitely know what they want.

How to choose the best gifts

Choosing the perfect gift isn’t easy. Even if you know the person really well, there could be some roadblocks along the way, like what they want is out of your budget or it’s out of stock. People who want to give the perfect gift have to plan ahead and listen to any hints that the person they are buying the gift for may offer. When choosing a gift, you have to take into consideration the passions and interests of the person.

  • Talk to the person and find out what they like. Even if it’s someone that you talk to a regular basis, see if you can discover anything new.
  • If you still can’t anything, try a store gift card so they can buy whatever they feel like.
  • The mistake most people make is buying something that they would like, instead of thinking about what their recipient would like.
  • Gift baskets make a great gift for people who have everything. They’re also usually available for everyone and every type of occasion.

Gifts by recipient

Gifts for him

Matt & Nat Max Card Holder from ASOS

This is a stylish present for any businessman. Made from 100% leather this cardholder is the perfect gift for the man who wants to make a good impression.

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Swiss+Tech Polished Stainless Steel/Blue Utility Key Tools from Amazon

A handy tool kit that you can attach to your keys and an innovative gift for the handy or not-so-handy man.

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Gifts for her

Skinnydip Rose Gold Bee iPhone 6/6S/7 Case from ASOS

Get this glitterbombed iPhone case to protect your phone. Not only will you're phone look stylish, Skinnydip also support young British design talent.

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Whirley-Pop Theater Gift Set with Stovetop Popcorn Popper from Amazon

This is a really fun and unique gift for any movie-buff or even someone fond of entertaining. The gourmet set comes packaged especially for gift-giving.

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Baby gifts

Corporate gifts

Jamie Oliver's Great Britain from Walmart

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Corkcicle Whiskey Wedge from Amazon

Whiskey Wedge provides a more artful way to enjoy your favorite spirits; perfectly chilled but not quickly watered down.

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Gifts by occasion

Engagement gifts

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Housewarming gifts

Graduation gifts

Quirky gifts for anyone

Numbra Wall Clock from Macys

Your wall clock suits your individuality with the whimsical design of Umbra's Numbra wall clock, uniquely customizable to fit your space.

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