The Only Etsy Gift Guide You Need

The Only Etsy Gift Guide You Need

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Etsy is so huge, you need to know where to start with this Etsy gift guide for the family! I love buying handmade and unique gifts from Etsy. Whenever someone hears you bought them a present from Etsy it just feels that bit more personal. You've taken the time out to find them a unique gift amongst all of the other options out there.


A gift for those ladies or just something for yourself after all of that Christmas shopping for everyone else?!!

graphic of various women's gift ideas available on etsy

Boho Macrame Hanging Shelf

This macrame hanging shelf is the perfect addition for a bohemian vibe to your home. Hang plants, decor or anything your heart desires. Available in various sizes and options.

plants hanging on macrame shelves in bedroom

Triangle Leather Cross Body Bag

I love the colour of this sweet little cross body bag/clutch with optional removable wrist strap and linen lining upgrades.

Tan leather cross body bag clutch

You Grow Girl Quote Planter

I can never go past a good play on words… this quote planter is for the plant mamas!

Etsy Gift Guide You Grow it Girl Quote Planter

White & Rose Gold Personalised Soy Wax Candle

These soy wax candles are hand made and hand-poured. Select your candle size, font, fragrance and even other foil colours.

Rose Gold Personalised Soy Candles

Stone Dinnerware Set

The character in this black ceramic dinner set is gorgeous! Each handmade piece's imperfections make them beautifully unique.

Black Stone Dinnerware Set Etsy gift

Gold F Word Ring

I thought some mums could relate to this. For all those times that you're not allowed to swear in front of your children but you really need to… just look at your hand. It'll help! These curse rings are available in silver, rose gold plated and white gold plated, just pick your size!

Gold curse ring

Floral Head Scarf

A dark blue to black jersey headscarf with a gorgeous floral pattern. Easy to style, stays put all day long and adjusts to any head size. I'm always using these for my bad hair days!

woman wearing floral head scarf around head

Personalised Gin + Tonic Board

A personalised engraved bamboo Gin and Tonic board with a cute quote. Perfect for the drinks connoisseur in your life (even if that's you!). 

etsy handmade personalised bamboo lemon cutting board gift

Big Spoon, Little Spoon Pillowcases

Sweet pillowcase set for the position of big spoon snuggler and little spoon snuggler.

etsy big spoon little spoon pillowcase gift

Handmade Polymer Clay Stone Earrings

These pretty geometric gold earrings are the perfect on-trend gift for that hard to buy for person (hinting to my friends and fam right now!). I'm a massive fan of all of the jewellery Denise designs and handmakes herself for her shop MinervaBelle.

Handmade Polymer Clay Stone Earrings
dear santa christmas wish list with holiday decorations


Let's not forget that men like a unique gift too!

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Custom Initial Leather Cufflinks

Handmade in Australia from locally sourced full grain leather with 5 hues to choose from. So much more than just a pair of cufflinks, these leather cufflinks offer your recipient the gift of organisation and adoration all in the palm of his hand.

Etsy gift idea custom Initial Leather Cufflinks

Phone Docking Station

A simple phone docking station or charging station made from solid wood that can hold a watch, set of keys, glasses or other accessories. Add your own personalised engraving in a cursive or modern sans serif font.

timber docking station gift with phone, keys, watch and glasses

Box of 4 Pizza Socks

These colourful and courageous crazy socks are uniquely packaged in various pizza flavours.

Men's Pizza Socks gift guide

Men's Personalised Leather Bracelet

This men's leather bracelet is handsome and very personal. Have it stamped with his favourite quote, lyrics, map coordinates, or your own love message.

Personalised Leather Bracelet

Personalised Beer Mug

Perfect for the beer-loving man in your life check out this personalised beer mug. Available in 4 different designs, laser engraved onto glass.

glass beer mug with name etched

Notorious B.I.G. Polymer Clay Sculpture Jar

These clay portrait sculpture jars seriously have to be one of the more unique handmade items I've seen on Etsy. And I love them! Also with other portraits to choose from like Willie Nelson, Alice Cooper and more.

Etsy Gift Guide - Notorious B.I.G. Clay Sculpture Jar

Laser Engraved BBQ Tool Gift Set

Three essential BBQ Utensils presented in a wood box and personalised with an engraved family name.

Etsy gift find engraved BBQ utensil set

Campfire Vegan Candle

A great gift in a kraft gift box, the Campfire candle is a blend created to smell like a real campfire. This very unique blend is reminiscent of those memorable nights with loved ones around a campfire, capturing the realistic scent of logs burning in a campfire. Several candle sizes available.

campfire candles in jar

Personalised Men's toiletry Set

Add up to a four-lettered monogram and choose a custom text for this toiletry bag with handle and zipper closure.

Men's Toiletry Bag gift idea

Plant-based Vegan Men's Beard & Face Skincare

The men and their beard phase is (sadly) still going. But why not help them at least try to look their best. Perfect for those concerned with the products they put into/on their body, these are free from animal fats, palm oils, parabens, SLS and artificial colours or fragrances. So none of the bad stuff! This beard and face oil and balm kit are available as unscented as well as two scents.

vegan beard and face skincare
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Apparently teen girls can be hard to buy for? Speaking as a previous teen girl… these will have you covered.

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Strawberry Doughnut Vegan Candle

Light this delicious candle with the aroma of freshly baked hot strawberry doughnuts. Oozing with Strawberry and Raspberry Jam filled amid creamy Buttermilk and smothered with Vanilla sugar.

2 glass candles with decorated donuts and wafers

Hello Gorgeous Makeup Brush Holder

Display makeup brushes/tools on your vanity. Holders can also be used for pens/pencils. Available in a range of different colours.

Etsy Gift Guide - Hello Gorgeous Makeup Brush Holder

Zodiac Necklace with Raw Gemstone Crystal

I just love raw gemstones! Plenty of young girls (and a few old ones like me) love star signs. These zodiac necklaces are perfect.

Etsy Gift Guide - Zodiac Raw Gemstone Necklace

Custom Rose Gold Mirror Sign

These delightful signs are available in a range of sizes and finishes. I love the rose gold mirror plaques!

Etsy Gift Guide - Rose Gold Mirror Name Sign

Crystal Moon + Star Hair Clips

These moon and star hair pins are super sweet!

rhinestone moon and stars hair clip gift idea

Carbs + Cuddles Iron-on Patch

Pretty sure they were channelling me when this patch was designed! Check out this Carbs & Cuddle patch plus a whole heap of other fun, cute and sassy designs in patches and pins.

Carbs and cuddles funny enamel pin

Raw Stackable Gemstone Ring

So many gorgeous rings to choose from! Available in silver, gold or rose gold. These aren't the only stones Inbal Mishan designs, there are plenty more so check out ya gal's birthstone.

Etsy Gift Guide - Raw Gemstone Rings

DIY String Art Pallet Sign Kit

Sweet for those creative girls… this string art kit will look perfect in her room once made up.

Etsy Gift Guide - String Art Pallet Sign Kit

Terrazzo Pattern Cosmetic Bag

I'm a huge fan of terrazzo and Memphis design! Every girl has a heap of cosmetics she needs to store or carry around. A fun cosmetic bag is always a winning gift!

Etsy Gift Guide - Terrazzo Cosmetic Bag

DIY Strawberry Lip Balm Kit

Get creative with this beautiful Lip Balm Kit! Inside the fully recyclable box you will receive everything you need to make 5 of your very own lip balms. Also available in other flavours.

gift box with packaged lip balm ingredients


No Etsy gift guide would be complete without the something for the kiddos. And oh my… I love shopping for them! But I've had to narrow it down, check out these kid's gift ideas below.

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Laser Cut Wooden Christmas Bauble

Perfect for a first Christmas or just to give some of the older kids a kick at seeing their name hung on the Christmas tree. Personalise a wooden Christmas bauble.

Etsy gift find personalised laser cut wooden christmas bauble

Alphabet Printable Poster

Available in multiple sizes, this cute alphabet digital download poster features original animal illustrations and watercolour textures.

Etsy gift find alphabet printable poster

Colour Me Lego Bag & Car Play Mat

Great for toys, LEGO®bricks and other toys, you can pack up this play mat and take your favourite toys on a trip. Once closed it is a cute kid's backpack. Double-sided, you can colour both sides. If you use washable markers you can colour again.

Etsy gift find colour in lego bag play mat

3D Name Sign with Felt Flowers

This custom name sign is hand-painted and decorated with a cascade of felt flowers. Select your size, font, colours, patterns and/or glitter.

Etsy Gift Guide - Custom Felt Flower Name Plaque

Cute Animal Alphabet Flash Cards

I created this alphabet flashcard digital download to make it easy for you to print at home or at your local print store. Cute and colourful, learning the ABC if so much fun with these alphabet animal flashcards.

colourful alphabet kids flash cards

Personalised Engraved Baby Teether

These sweet beaded teething rings also work as a rattle to keep bub entertained. Available in 8 colour combinations for boys and girls. Safe silicone beads and raw beech wood. It is a great relief for teething gums as well as a perfect way to improve hand-eye coordination and motor skills.

pink beaded baby rattle etsy gift with name engraved

Washable Colouring Mat

A super fun Wiggles colouring mat. Available in other themes and designs. Washable, reusable, roll up colouring mats. Perfect to pop in a bag when heading out and about. Build fine motor skills, language skills and learn colours. Comes with 5 washable markers.

etsy handmade colouring mat gift

DIY Wooden School Bus

Load up your wooden bus with toys and pull out the fully-functioning stop sign when dropping off your passengers. Made from laser-cut plywood, the roof is also removable. The components for the bus snap together so no glue is needed. Add personalization by having the bus engraved on one side.

Etsy gift find wooden school bus

Family Finger Puppets Kit

Hand sewn felt finger puppets, select how many family members you would like. From Mum and dad to brother and sister, to grandparents, aunt and uncle, even pets.

hand holding felt finger puppet people

Personalised Wooden Wall or Door Hanging

A beautiful name plaque for your little one's wall or door, made from sustainable bamboo or adorable pastel acrylic. Available in 2 sizes and comes with a neutral coloured waxed cotton hanging cord (bamboo), or white waxed cotton hanging cord (pastel acrylic) for hanging.

round timber slice with custom name and elephant cutout

Name Crayons for Kids

I'm in love these rainbow coloured crayons! Personalised with kid's name, each one unique.

Etsy gift find crayons in child's name
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Below you'll find some gift ideas for that special 4 legged friend in your life. Or in my case, 3 legged friend. My poor kitty Zeus battled it out with a car when he was younger and he came out worse off. We're lucky it wasn't any worse than a limb. There's also a couple of ideas in here for the Pet Lovers, I just couldn't help myself with those!

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Plaid Dog Bandana

This cute flannel dog bandana is available in 6 different sizes. Choose your colour button embellishment and even add a monogram on leather, in vinyl or beads.

Etsy gift find plaid dog bandana

Personalised Dog Leash

A handcrafted leash for medium and large dogs. Add the personalized, exclusively handcrafted nameplate and you have something truly one-of-a-kind! Available in four leather colours with multiple nameplate colours and sizes.

leather dog leash with metal name plate

Hand Illustrated Personalised Pet Portrait

I'm sure that whilst you're away from the home, your pet would love to look at themselves in this gorgeous hand-drawn portrait.

Etsy Gift Guide - Personalised Illustrated Pet Portrait Wall Art

Custom Catnip Fish Cat Toy

Make kitty playtime more fun with these cute fish-shaped catnip toys, custom embroidered with your kitty's name! The perfect gift for all the cat lovers in your life.

fish shaped cat toy handmade gifts

Personalised Pet ID Tag

For the modern pet who is looking to impress… This stylish pet ID tag is available in 3 shapes and single or double-sided.

Etsy gift find pet name tags

Custom Colour Duo Pet Bowl

Ceramic custom dog bowl, personalized with your dog's name on it. Available in other colour combinations too!

pink and purple name dog bowl etsy gift

Custom Pet Phone Case

My sister just bought one of these so I had to include it. She was so excited when she ordered it and now gets so many comments on it! Just send a pic of your pet to have it printed onto a phone case. You can also include your pet's name if you like.

Etsy gift find custom pet phone case

DIY Wool Needle Felt Dog Kit

So many to choose from and so adorable! High-quality Australian felt wool and paper these needle felt dogs are the cutest gift for your fave DIYer!

Etsy gift find wool needle felt dogs

Gold Lace Crown for Cat or Small Dog

Crown your fur baby in this adorable lace crown! Elastic band comes attached and is to be styled under their chin. Select your colour and size.

black cat wearing gold crown on head

Custom 3D Pet Pillow

Send through a photo of your pet for it to be printed onto fabric, cut into shape and made as a portrait pillow. Available in several different sizes.

Etsy gift find personalised photo pet cushion

Dog or Cat Teepee

I couldn't go past including this doggy or pussy cat teepee! Made from linen, it comes with a cushion and is available in three sizes.

Etsy gift find pet bed teepee

Rose Gold & Floral Dog Collar

She'll be pretty as a peach in this dog collar. Available in 5 sizes. You can even pick up the matching dog leash with it!

Etsy gift find floral dog collar

I hope you enjoyed the Etsy gift guide roundup for the family! I certainly had fun researching them for you, pretending I could buy them myself. If you're feeling like more of a challenge you can check out some of the DIY projects from the blog.

I'd love to know your favourite Etsy finds. Comment below or tag me @avisualmerriment via Instagram or Facebook.

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