Wondering what to get that difficult-to-buy-for Uncle for Christmas this year? How about awkward Auntie Agnes? And as for cousin “I have everything I want already” Clara?!?
Let’s face it, some people are much harder to buy for than others. So here are eight unusual, but cool! present ideas from the amazing sellers on Etsy. Check out their full shops for even more great pressie ideas.
Green Snowman Silicone Place mat from altecenterprise
This handy silicone place-mat or trivit from altecenterprise is an attractive and unusual gift for the cook in your life. At 8 1/2 inches in diameter and heat resistant to 204 degrees C, it will be a very useful addition to the kitchen. Plus, because it is silicone, it is freezer and dishwasher safe too.. and will not fade!
Darrell from altecenterprise has many other wonderful trivet designs in his well stocked Etsy shop. Dogs, butterflies, fishing, hummingbirds and more are featured on over 200 different trivets. Definitely worth checking out if you still have gifts to get this year.
Hanna Bags by FilomenaMehendi
These beautiful hand painted henna canvas bags from FilmoneaMehendi would be perfect as stocking fillers or to wrap another gift in style.
Each bag is handmade so no two are quite the same.
Filomena has many other beautiful items on offer in her Etsy store. There are lots of unusual Henna tealights, and tealight holders, candles,tshirts and even wonderful Henna themed tambourines! These are particularly striking.
Beaded Scarf Pin by CloesCloset
Just look at this unusual beaded pin in the shape of a friendly fish, from CloesCloset on Etsy. Handmade from various sizes of seed and drop beads, and hanging from a scarf pin, this fishy will look great on a scarf or coat lapel.
Cloe specialized in vintage patterns in her huge Etsy store, but she also has many other handmade treasures. Beautiful bead-woven necklaces, dainty flower earrings and a stunning beaded pendant featuring a large carved bone fish that is really amazing!
Nuno Felted Scarf by galafilc
The lucky lady who unwraps this stunning scarf on Christmas morning is bound to be thrilled. A beautiful handmade nuno felted scarf from Polish seller, galafilc. Featuring fashionable polka dots and silk chiffon decorations, this felt scarf is exciting, unusual and very, very beautiful.
If you are looking for a something in a different colour, or style, Galina from galafilc has lots of other stunning scarves in her colourful Etsy store. Or perhaps a handbag, purse, hat or mittens would be the ideal gift for your intended recipient? She has those too…. in beautiful felted fabrics and exciting designs.
Round Candle Pillar by LamoreCandles
This stunning candle from L’Amore Candles is not just beautiful but also rather unusual. Once you light the wick you will see an amazing color changing effect! You have a choice of 9 lovely scents, or unscented if your prefer. What an unusual present for a friend or loved one.. or perhaps yourself!
L’Amore Candles have other designs available in their Etsy shop too. And with a promise of “My priority is for my customers to be happy with their Candles!” you can shop with confidence.
Stained Glass Suncatcher by StainedGlassYourWay
This amazing stained glass panel from StainedGlassYourWay would make a truly spectacular present.
A modern abstract design inspired by the tallest bridge in the world (the Millau Viaduct Bridge), this beautiful kokomo glass creation would look good in many interior design schemes. Handmade using traditional methods, a future family heirloom.
Sharon from StainedGlassYourWay has nearly a hundred amazing creations in her lovely Etsy shop. As well as many more stained glass panels, there are also candle holders, bowls, vases and some very attractive glass jewelry.
Aromatherapy Eye Pillows by EssentiallySavvy
Looking for a last minute stocking stuffer? How about these unusual “Eyes of Buddha” soothing eye pillows from EssentiallySavvy? Warm or chill the pillow then relax whilst it soothes those tired eyes and gives of a gentle, relaxing aroma. In a choice of 5 fun colours too.
Don’t forget to check out the other items in Essentially Savvy‘s fun Etsy shop. I love the kitty cat aromatherapy neck pillows, or maybe a fun piglet eye pillow is more your scene? What every you choose it is bound to be a big hit on Christmas morning.
Leather Dachshund Keychain by SalvaStudio
I just love these cute little leather dachshund keychains from SlavaStudio.. and who wouldn’t? Hand made and full of cuteness, they would be the perfect stocking stuffer for a dog lover.. or anyone who finds dachshunds just adorable.
SlavaStudio has other dachshund themed items in their shop, as well as leather keychains shaped like cats, horses and even a super-cute little pug… plus many more. Even the shop avatar is just adorable.