Here’s the tea. No, literally—we think you deserve a sweet treat after a long year so eat your heart out with these tasty relaxation gifts.
Sipping on a can of Kin is an instant reprieve of your stressful day. That’s because it’s packed with adaptogens, nootropics, and botanics like reishi mushroom, L-Theanine, and L-Tryptophan to promote inner peace.
You likely won’t go wrong with any pick from Winc’s international wine selection. Though if you’re not quite sure if their tastes leans more Chardonnay and less Merlot, then a gift card is likely the safest bet.
We love Golde’s face masks and beauty treatments, though you also won’t go wrong with one of brand’s delicious matcha kits, which include ceremonial grade, antioxidant-rich matcha powder and a handheld frother.
For those who enjoy the soothing properties of lavender, Alec’s Ice Cream’s Honey Blueberry Lavender flavor is the only way to go.
It’ll be hard not to constantly reach for these perfectly sweet-and-sour gummies that’ll give you a quick energy boost. Thankfully, with this extra-large pack, you’ll have plenty to go around.
This extra-sweet gift basket from Foxtrot is a very delicious option that includes a seasonal gummy mix, mouth-watering caramels, hot cocoa, and an exclusive caramelized popcorn bar.
A box of this soothing Korean tangerine tea would make a delightful stocking stuffer or a great gift for any tea aficionado on your list.
Make sure they’re hitting their daily water requirements wherever, whenever with this stainless steel water bottle that’s available in 15 stylish colorways.
Activities & Rituals
Create small escapes for yourself or a loved one through fun self-care activities like journaling, coloring, working out, or even an actual escape with a well-deserved getaway.
Watercolors are one of many ways to unwind through arts and craft. This portable kit contains serene scenes from New York City as well as a sponge, brush, and paint.
Giving your reading list some love with a Book of the Month subscription. Each month you or a love one can choose one or more titles from a curated list of options to arrive at your doorstep.
This colorful set of Japanese pens will make writing long-winded shopping lists, journaling, and small reminders feel extra special.
Practicing self-love and working on your mental health in the new year will be easy with this gratitude journal from Poketo.
A24’s crossword puzzles are the ideal companion for any upcoming flight, road trip, or a rainy day indoors (with your favorite A24 flick playing in the background, of course).
Unleash your inner artist with this very expansive Gustav Klimt coloring book that’s designed with adult tastes in mind.
Or, if you’d like to try your hand at DIY jewelry, we suggest looking to an expert—Clever-favorite designer Susan Alexandra, whose kit includes clasps, elastic cord, and enough beads to make many creations.
Make any yoga workout more stylish with this built-to-last and oh-so-dreamy mat from Lululemon.
You could also save a trip to the studio and enjoy pilates from the comfort of your living room with this at-home reformer machine. This one has a foldable frame with wheels that make it highly portable and easy to store.
Loungewear & Bedding
Set the vibes right with some upgraded loungewear, a new robe, or comforting weighted blanket to help you catch up on a good night’s rest or prepare for bedtime in style.
No self-care gift guide would be complete without a comfy pair of slippers, and these TikTok-beloved Uggs are bestsellers for a reason.
A sleep mask is a great universal gift. This one from Quince is available in 12 different colors and is made of skin-friendly mulberry silk.
Hypoallergenic and infused with 18 kinds of skin-friendly amino acids, Quince’s washable silk is designed to make anything—from drinking coffee to washing a load of laundry—feel a little bit more luxurious.
Eberjey makes some of the softest pj’s around, and the brand’s washable silk is no exception. In fact, don’t be surprised if you catch us in this striped button-down outside the house too.
Tekla’s stylish loungewear sets are another way for you to bring your indoor wear out. We think his button-down in a punchy monochrome blue stripe is particularly refreshing.
The Sukita slip from Réalisation Par is another piece you’ll be able to take from a night out to bedtime. The eye-catching style features an array of David Bowie portraits by Masayoshi Sukita, printed on luxurious silk.
Take a cue from our digital design editor Sydney Gore, who’s “genuinely excited to get out of bed” these days, because her Offhours Homecoat “literally feels like you’re wearing a comforter.”
A next-level soft cashmere robe will make her feel like royalty. Quince’s comes in four sumptuous shades and has a longer shape for maximum coziness.
Unwind after a stressful day with Bearaby’s weighted blanket. The brand’s very plush velvet design comes in seven light-catching hues like this jewel-toned sapphire.
A silk pillowcase like this one helps prevent hair frizz and wrinkles while sleeping. Brooklinen’s even comes in multiple colors and fun prints.
Another way to enhance their sleep will be gifting this highly rated Banana Republic sheet set, made from a breezy blend of cashmere, cotton, and silk.