Nowadays, it’s likely that you know someone who works from home – which means that you have a wonderful opportunity to give them the perfect gift!
As someone who works from home, I can tell you that those who do crave three things:
Functionality, focus, and comfort.
So if you’re looking for a gift to brighten up your work-from-home friend or family member’s life, I have some ideas for you that will provide all three things.
And they’re all under $100!
These work-from-home gift ideas are practical, with a few unique and fun ideas thrown into the mix.
And don’t worry –
These all really do come in handy and make working from home much easier!
Whether you are looking for a Christmas gift, birthday gift, or simply a thoughtful gift, here are some perfect work-from-home gifts you should check out.
New Job Gift Ideas
Starting a new job at home is exciting! However, most people aren’t 100% set up to start this wonderful new adventure.
Check out these awesome new job gift ideas:
1. Privacy Signs
When looking for good gifts for people who work from home, especially when they have just started, why not get them some privacy signs for their office door?
This is exceptionally helpful for those who work from home when other family members are around!
2. Memory Foam Chair Cushion
Working from home requires a lot of sitting, which can strain the back tremendously.
This memory foam chair cushion is a perfect new job gift to help with posture.
It doesn’t matter what type of office chair your friend or family has, this foam cushion will definitely provide them with maximum comfort!
3. Foot Hammock
Speaking of comfort, many people have a hard time working in a chair with their feet resting on the floor.
I know some work-at-home moms that pretzel themselves in their office chairs!
This isn’t good for posture either, so check out this adorable foot hammock if you’re looking for work-from-home gift ideas.
4. Lap Desk
Just because someone works from home doesn’t mean they have to chain themselves to a desk all day!
Lap desks like this one are perfect for those who want the freedom of working anywhere in their home.
To help your friend or family stay organized and productive, give them a planner/scheduler to help them stay on track.
I like this one because it lays out tasks for each day. It includes boxes to lay out priorities as well as a to-do list, appointment list, and even a shopping list.
Home Office Gifts
Successfully working from home means having the right home office setup!
Whether your friend or family member works in a home office or in the corner of the kitchen, check out these perfect home office gifts:
6. Smart Notebook
These are really cool!
The Rocketbook Fusion Smart Reusable Notebook features 42 pages that can be used for planning, making lists, setting goals, and note-taking.
Everything can then be uploaded to Google Drive, Dropbox, Evernote, and more!
7. Charging Dock Station
This bamboo charging dock station helps keep phones, tablets, and watches organized and charged.
8. Noise-Canceling Headphones
Working from home can be a challenge when it comes to staying focused and productive.
Noise-canceling headphones are a great way to help your work-from-home friend or family member block out distractions and pay attention to their work!
These ones are also wireless Bluetooth headphones.
9. Video Chat Lighting Kit
Sometimes working from home means video meetings through programs such as Skype or Zoom.
One of the best gifts for people who work from home is a video chat lighting kit so they can show their best selves while having a professional chat!
The desk is the heart of any work-from-home setup. Here are some great desk gifts you can give to your friends or family members:
10. Bamboo Monitor Stand
Made of 100% bamboo, this monitor stand allows your work-at-home friend to elevate their monitor to reduce eye strain and improve posture.
Plus, it allows for more desk storage to keep their home office organized!
11. Bamboo Laptop Stand
Here’s another beautiful bamboo desk gift!
For those who use their laptops while working from home, this stand is perfect for lifting the laptop and easing strain on the wrists while ensuring the laptop doesn’t overheat during the day.
12. Adjustable Desk Shelf
If you’re looking for the perfect desk gifts, check out this adjustable desk shelf!
It features different shelf heights to provide ample storage space and can be adjusted to different shapes to suit the desk space.
13. Rose Gold Cable Organizer
Have you ever seen a desk not covered in wires and cords?
Help your work-from-home friends and family members organize their workspace with these beautiful rose gold cable organizers.
This way, they can keep track of power cords, charging cords, printer cords, and more!
Not all of the best gifts for people who work from home have to be used in a home office!
Here are some household gift ideas to help your loved ones balance their work-life environment:
14. Family Calendar
Working from home has many advantages, but things can get chaotic for families who aren’t organized!
This magnetic dry erase calendar board set comes with a monthly and weekly planner to keep everyone on track.
15. Chore Charts
Trust me when I say that working from home can be challenging when it comes to keeping up with chores.
Why? Because sometimes, while you’re working, your eyes wander and you keep thinking about what needs to be done!
This great household gift for those who work from home is perfect for delegating responsibilities to other family members and keeping track of what needs to be done.
16. Cordless Vacuum
This cordless vacuum is easy to use and makes cleaning up the floor a breeze.
17. Meal Prep Containers
It can be easy to forget to eat while working from home.
Sometimes those who work from home get so deep into the zone that they forget to stop for meals!
With meal prep containers, your friends or family members can prepare food ahead of time and grab something quick during their work day.
This is also great for those who have to feed their kids while working from home.
Unique Work From Home Gift Ideas
If you really want to give your work-at-home friend or family member a present they won’t forget, take a look at these unique work-from-home gift ideas:
18. Glass Weather Predictor
This adorable weather forecaster predicts the weather using crystallization.
When the liquid is clear, that means good weather, and when the liquid shows crystallization – bad weather.
According to online reviews, they really work!
This would be such a fun and unique gift for people who work from home.
19. Color-Changing Diffuser
Adding a color-changing diffuser to a home office is a great way to add some ambiance and relaxing scents.
I love this Autumn Rain Essential Oil Diffuser because it contains Himalayan salts for maximum relaxation.
It also has color-changing LED lights and works as a cool mist humidifier.
20. Cold Brew Coffee Maker
Help your work-at-home friends and family members stay caffeinated with this cold brew coffee maker.
They say that cold brew coffee is more flavorful and savory than hot coffee!
21. Coffee Mug Warmer
If you’re looking for work-from-home gift ideas for those who love their coffee hot, check out this coffee mug warmer!
Your friend or family member will appreciate being able to keep their coffee warm throughout the day, especially when they get so focused on work that they forget to drink it.
22. Vitamin D Sun Lamp
Vitamin D sun lamps are a great way to help those who work from home get their dose of sunshine while sitting in their home office.
One of my work-from-home mom friends uses one throughout the wintertime and notices a huge difference in her mood during the day!
Christmas Gifts for People Who Work From Home
Who says you can’t decorate your home office and desk for Christmas? I love these absolutely adorable Christmas gifts for people who work from home:
23. Christmas Countdown Desk Calendar
Help your friend or family member enjoy Christmas anticipation while working from home with this Christmas countdown desk calendar.
In fact, it includes blocks for each month so they can countdown all year long!
24. Christmas LED Sign
Check out these super simple and cute Christmas LED signs for the minimalist on your list.
This one is shaped like a snowman and gives off a warm white light. It can also provide lighting for your friend or family’s desk instead of a boring desk lamp!
25. Desktop Christmas Tree
How cute is this desktop Christmas tree?
I like these small Christmas trees that I’ll be getting more for my twins’ dressers!
This tree will brighten up any home office during the Christmas season!
The Best Work-From-Home Gifts – Guaranteed!
Your work-from-home friend or family member is sure to love any gift you get them from this list!
I know I would lose my mind if I unwrapped any of these (not a hint, I promise!).
Keep these in mind when it’s time to give that special work-from-home someone a meaningful gift.
So what do you think? Which gift are you certain will be a hit? Let me know in the comments!
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