10 Top Holiday Gift Ideas for Your Significant Other

The holidays are a wonderful time of year, but they can also cause you a bit of stress in terms of what to get for your significant other. If you’re unsure how to approach this present situation, it’s important to keep in mind that the key to successful holiday gift-giving is to tune in to your partner’s wants, interests, and passions. That way, your partner will find your gift priceless no matter the price tag. Here are the 10 top holiday gift ideas that’ll have your partner giving you nothing but praise.

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Photo-themed Gift

Have you been wondering what to do with all those adorable selfies you took together? Is your phone’s storage at an all-time high because of pictures from your romantic weekend getaway? If you want your partner to get the picture of just how much you care, look no further than a personalized photo gift. Whether you create a photo album, calendar, mug or even a pillow with your faces on it, you’re bound to see a smile on your partner’s face with this custom-made gift.  

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Day at a Spa

Could your partner use some pampering? Scheduling him or her for a massage, facial, mud bath and/or day at a spa can be just what your partner needs to relax, rejuvenate and refresh for the New Year. While your partner’s troubles are melting away in the sauna, this gift can keep his or her passion for you red-hot.

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If you’re going to go the clothes route for this year’s present, it’s important to find something that stays true to the special style of your special someone. Is there a designer that he or she loves? A certain color? A particular fit or cut? Instead of giving a generic item of clothing that could’ve been from his or her great aunt, select something specific that could only come from his or her great boyfriend or girlfriend.

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Is your partner obsessed with technology? Is there a certain gadget, device or accessory that he or she’s had his or her eye on? If you want to surprise your tech-savvy partner with something snazzy, whether it’s a voice-controlled speaker or a virtual reality headset, the reality of your awesome gift-giving skills will become apparent this holiday season. 

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An Exciting Event

Is your boyfriend’s favorite comedian touring in your area? Is there a musical that your girlfriend would love to go see? The ticket to a great holiday gift is to buy tickets, and if you want to make your partner’s gift truly eventful in every respect, taking him or her to a concert, show or sporting event can actually show just how much you care. 

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Something New

If you’d like to give your partner something that you know he or she'll like, replacing and/or upgrading certain items is always a good option. Did your girlfriend leave her jacket at the movies? Is your boyfriend’s wallet hanging together by a thread? Paying attention to the state of your partner’s particular belongings can help him or her realize how much you belong together.

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Something Needed

If you’d like to demonstrate your listening skills as well as your gift-giving skills, selecting an item that your partner needs is a step in the right direction. Does your boyfriend constantly misplace his keys? Is your girlfriend always cold? By finding solutions to your partner’s common issues and concerns, your gift can be meaningful in numerous ways.  

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Surprises Galore

Another gift idea that’s bound to impress is actually one that your partner can’t unwrap. Instead, you can opt to create an enjoyable experience for your partner that he or she’ll never forget. Whether it’s dinner at the hottest restaurant in town, a wine tasting at a vineyard or a couple’s photo shoot with a professional photographer, surprising your partner with an unexpected experience and/or outing can be a fun play on a typical and tangible holiday gift.

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Something Sentimental

Remember where you had your first date? Your first kiss? The first time you said, “I love you?” Taking your honey down memory lane and back to the places of meaning in your relationship can be a sweet holiday present that lets your partner know just how far you’ve come together as well as how excited you are about the future.

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A Handwritten Note

If you’re looking to add something special to your gift, no matter its kind or contents, a handwritten note can be the perfect way to give an even more personal touch to your present. In today’s world of texts, emails and Facebook messaging, a handwritten note to your significant other can truly make a significant impact this holiday season.