If you’re in a rush or you have a chaotic schedule around the holidays, it may be hard to find meaningful gifts for your loved ones.

I’ve been there too! That last-minute gift card… the old present re-gifted from your basement… you know what I’m talking about.

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But this year, I’m trying extra hard to find gifts that will make a lasting impression. That’s why I found some extra meaningful gifts for everyone on my list (and your list too!).

From jewelry for your best friend to custom glasses for your significant other, I hope my picks help you find the perfect gift this holiday season!

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Gifts for Her

Trying to find a gift for your mom, daughter, girlfriend or the special woman in your life? These gifts are bound to make an impression.

meaningful gifts camera bag
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You can find a bag just about anywhere. But this Monogrammed Camera Bag is much more personal!

You can get it in six beautiful colors and you can also choose to customize it. It’s also ON SALE for Black Friday!

Find the Wanderfull Bag HERE.

We recently added this WanderfFull Bag to the Just Jill Shop… and it’s also one you can customize with removable straps!

It’s designed to hold all of your essentials and can even hold a large YETI water bottle! But it’s also sleek and won’t get in the way. A great bag for the gal who loves to travel!

Find the Hamsa bracelet HERE.

The Hamsa hand is said to bring about happiness, peace, prosperity and protection. It’s also the charm on our newest Just Jill Shop PowerBeads by jen bracelet.

It’s made with 10mm gemstones in the most beautiful blue tone! And the meaning behind it is great for anyone who wants a little extra protection in their life.

Find the bracelet HERE.

Another PowerBeads bracelet that’s especially meaningful is this Blessed bracelet which showcases cream coral and a charm in either silvertone or goldtone.

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If you know a faithful person, this Blessed Mother bracelet is a great choice as well!

meaningful gifts flowers
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I love receiving flowers and I love gifting them too! This Bouquet of Flowers from Urban Stems shows the woman in your life that she’s on your mind.

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Sometimes, you need that little reminder that you’re loved, worthy and seen. And that’s exactly what this My Saint My Hero Mantra bracelet is designed to do.

They’re available in silvertone, goldtone or two-toned and each bracelet comes with an inspirational card.

Find all My Saint My Hero items HERE!

Gifts for Him

Trying to find a gift that will make a lasting impression? Here are some options for your father, husband, dad, or friend.

Find the Dopp kit HERE.

Is the man on your list a big traveler? If so, this Personalized Dopp Kit is perfect for his jet-setting routine.

It’s made with genuine leather and you can add his monogram in the corner.

Find the God Bless America bracelet HERE.

This God Bless America bracelet is one of those pieces that can be worn every day.

It’s slightly rugged but clean-looking, and I love the unique nature of the handwoven style.

Find the seasoning set HERE.

And if you know a grillmaster, they’ll go crazy for this Saltopia “Ultimate Carnivore Grill” set of seasonings.

Offered at the Just Jill Shop, the set includes two BBQ sauces and two rubs for perfectly seasoned meat.

meaningful gifts vinyl holder
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This Personalized Vinyl Record Storage Box is great for any dad who has an old music collection.

It will help him keep everything in one place and it shows him that you care about his interests.

Gifts for Kids and Teens

Let’s be honest. Shopping for kids and teens isn’t always easy. But after some browsing, I think I found some meaningful gifts that they’ll actually use!

meaningful gifts baking kit
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The first gift I discovered is this Kids’ Custom Baking Set.

It comes with a cutting board, some cooking tools, and the cutest personalized apron. Great for the little one who wants to try their shot at baking!

Find the kits HERE.

And what better way to use a baking set than to do some holiday baking?!

Make creating a tasty treat easy with a kit from Baketivity. Each kit includes simple instructions and almost all of the ingredients you need to make a delicious homemade item.

meaningful gifts custom print
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And if you have a high school or college kid on your list, this Personalized Zodiac Sign Constellation Print is sure to make them smile.

All you have to do is select the size of your print, the constellation, and provide a name for the top of the picture.

Find the Mad Gabs set HERE.

This gift is for adults and kids alike. But with a set like this, you can keep some items and gift others!

In this offering from Mad Gab’s, you’ll find a shea butter balm, three lip balms, and a foot balm.

Find the kit HERE.

If you’re searching for an interactive kids’ gift, this rock painting kit is a great choice.

While you can use rocks you find outside, this kit comes with 10 ready-to-paint stones. It also includes glow-in-the-dark paints and paintbrushes!

meaningful gifts children's book
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This book is another personalized gift that will show you put some extra thought into the holidays.

It’s called the Goodnight Little Me Personalized Book and it includes your child’s name throughout.

meaningful gifts polaroid printer
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This Polaroid Hi-Print Printer is a wonderful gift for the creative kid on your list. It allows them to print their own photos directly from their phone.

So simple and so unique!

Gifts for Friends

If you and your friend like to give each other gifts during the holiday season, these picks are worth a look.

door hanger
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Have you seen the My Saint My Hero “Blessings for Your Home” Door Hanger at the Just Jill Shop? If not, you’ll have to sneak a peek!

It’s crafted with hand-carved olive wood beads and natural gemstones. It also features the St. Benedict medal which is said to offer protection.

Find the medal HERE.

Also from My Saint My Hero is this over-the-door Medal. It features the St. Benedict Medal and it’s designed to bring peace and protection to any home.

Find the coffee cakes HERE.

But if your friend has a sweet tooth, you can’t go wrong with a coffee cake from My Grandma’s of New England.

In the Just Jill Shop we have classic flavors like cinnamon, cinnamon walnut and chocolate chip. But we also have seasonal and unique flavors like pumpkin spice, cranberry walnut and pineapple coconut!

Wonderful for fall and the holidays!

meaningful gifts wood sayings
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This A Dozen Reasons You’re My Friend gift includes a little wood container filled with 12 custom heart notes.

You can choose from 50 phrases and sayings to put on the hearts, making it super personal!

my saint my hero
Find the Kind Bracelet HERE.

Crafted as a reminder to choose joy and kindness, this My Saint My Hero Kind Bracelet is a wonderful option for your closest friend.

It actually says “kind” in Morse code and if you ask me, it really shows them how much you care.

Find the candles HERE.

Nothing says you care like giving the gift of stress relief and relaxation!

And a great way to do that is by gifting them a quality candle in a serene scent.

Gifts for Your Significant Other

Whether you’ve been together for a few weeks or a few decades, I hope you enjoy these gifts you can give to your partner.

meaningful gifts map
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This custom Pushpin World Map features both of your names at the bottom of the map.

It also includes pushpins so you can mark everywhere you’ve made lasting memories together.

Find the robes HERE.

Let’s face it. The holidays can be a bit overwhelming!

But with these His and Hers Personalized Robes, you two can relax and get away from the chaos… at least for a little while 🙂

meaningful gifts glassware
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How cute is this Personalized Tree Trunk Glassware Duo?

The set comes with a pilsner and a wine glass and you can customize it with both of your initials.

 meaningful gifts bracelet
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And if you two aren’t always by each other’s side, you’ll appreciate this Long Distance Touch Bracelet Set.

They might look like high-tech watches, but they’re actually designed to let your significant other know you’re thinking about them.

Just tap the bracelet and they’ll feel a vibration no matter how far away they are!

I still can’t believe the holidays are creeping up so quickly! But I hope these picks will make finding some meaningful gifts a little simpler.

From my home to yours,


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