15 Perfect Gift Ideas For The Office

holiday gift guide


Dec. 20 2017, Published 2:36 p.m. ET

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It’s that time of year again—the season for giving! Whether you’re wondering what to get your coworkers and supervisors, or what is an appropriate gift to buy for the gift exchange at the holiday party this year, Her Agenda has you covered.

Follow our 2017 office gift guide to find out the best gifts to sprinkle a little holiday cheer around the office this year. Remember to always include a Christmas note or card along with your gift!

Tip: sometimes the best gift, is a thank you. A thoughtful thank you gift could be personalized handwritten note to all your team members at work.

1.  Manna Vogue water bottle

This insulated, stainless steel water bottle keeps your beverage hot or cold for hours.

Manna Vogue Water Bottle
Source: Manna™ Vogue® 17 oz. Stainless Steel Double Wall Water Bottle in Rose Gold.

This Namaslay coffee mug is perfect for the office coffee nut!

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 Namaslay coffee mug
Source: CafePress – Namaslay All Day – Coffee Mug, Large 15 oz. White Coffee Cup,  Amazon, $18.95

3. Tea drop sampler

Yogi teas or Numi are nice organic teas brands. Best yet, you can pick these up at your local Target or Walmart. Or, for the true tea lover, you can try tea drops.

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 Tea Drops
Source: Tea Drop Sampler, Uncommongoods, $34.00

4. Plants

Plants make the greatest gifts. Try getting minimal maintenance plants such as bamboo, air plants, succulents, or even a nice terrarium. These plants work great in the office – they typically only need to be  watered once a week and don’t require direct sunlight.

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Aura Creations
Source: Aura Creations, 12 Pcs Tillandsia Air Plant Lot, Amazon, $21.95
Faceted Terrarium, Mini, west elm
Source: Faceted Terrarium, Mini, West Elm, special $20.
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This is a great gift for anyone to de-stress or take a quick break. This mini Zen garden offers little moments to relax, which can spark your creativity and help you power through those busy afternoons.

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6. Wine

Wine is always a great gift! A bottle of wine with a cute note will help to quench some thirst palettes this year.

Tip: for the non-drinkers, I’ll refer you to the health nut section to grab a bag of coffee or fancy tea.

7. Wine education

For book nerds who love wine, there’s a book for that!

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8. DIY mason jar gifts

You can do cookie mix kits or adult beverages! Check out Pinterest for some great DIY ideas.

9. Gift baskets

You can always get a great Christmas gift basket or other sweet treats from Harry & David. Or try making a DIY baskets. Pinterest has a ton of ideas to get you started.

Holiday House of Sweet Treats, Harry & David
Source: Holiday House of Sweet Treats, Harry & David, on sale $22.99
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10. Office essentials

For fun office stationery, notebooks, planners or pencil holders, my personal favorite is (from $10 and up).  And, get one for yourself too! You can even score a calendar and planner bundle from for 2018—BIG PLANS IN 2018 BUNDLE – NO BAD DAYS, for $34.00. If you’re not a fan of those, try these business card holders (Etsy has fun ones).

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Who doesn’t love Amazon or Starbucks? A quick five dollars, included in a thoughtful Christmas card can go a long way! Even gas gift cards can make for a much-appreciated gift.

12. Stress balls or scalp massagers

You can find these anywhere, even your local Walgreens or CVS.

13. Lip balm

It’s winter, help your coworkers stay hydrated with lip balm. I love the Jack Black set for $25.

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JACK BLACK-It’s The Balm, Sephora, $25.

Or, C.O. BIGELOW – MY FAVORITE NIGHT BALM NO. 306. You can pick one of these up at Bath & Body Works as well.

Source: C.O. BIGELOW – MY FAVORITE NIGHT BALM NO. 306, C.O. Bigelow, $7.50

You can get these at Walmart for $4.30. After all, everyone has a laptop!

Tip: Choose, a standard white cover or choose one in your coworker’s favorite color.

15. Bluetooth speaker/headphones

Everyone loves music, right? Available at most retailers such as, Target, Walmart, etc. Try checking out Marshalls, they have good deals on these.

Thanks for shopping with us at Her Agenda, and Happy Holidays!

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