Unique Holiday Gift Ideas Your Secret Santa Will Love

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Holiday Gifts Secret Santa

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Every year you find yourself pulling a name out of a hat. Be it your best friends, a family gathering, or an office holiday party — Secret Santa strikes again. Don't succumb to the last minute box of holiday chocolates. Instead, go for one of these low-cost Secret Santa gifts, with big value.

Secret Santa Gifts Travel Mug

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There's not better way to brighten up your officemate's day than with a vibrant Ziggy Traveler mug. Pair the porcelain cup with gourmet coffee (see below) for an extra hit of holiday cheer. $19.99, French Bull

Secret Santa Gifts Coffee Grounds Set

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Don't know how they take their coffee? Satisfy every java lover with a Three Blend Starter Kit, which includes three six ounce bags of 100% Fair Trade coffee in Morning Walk Breakfast Blend, Paper & Slippers Medium Roast, and Alpha Blend Dark Roast. $25, Grounds and Hounds

Secret Santa Gifts Personalized Ornament

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Give Secret Santa a personal touch with these custom Maple Wood Personalized Snowflake Ornaments. Just like the real flakes, each trio of ornaments, made from sustainable wood, is one-of-a-kind. $25, Uncommon Goods

Secret Santa Gifts Desktop Beanbag Toss

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Don't let your boss catch you giving this one to your cube-mate. This desktop-sized Bag Toss Game will help the workday fly by — as long as they don't get caught. $17, Kikkerland

Secret Santa Gifts Ticket Hot Chocolate

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What says holiday-season better than a cup of hot cocoa? How about hot chocolate on a stick? Dunk one of three flavors — salted caramel, vanilla mint, or French truffle — into a mug of steaming-hot milk for absolute deliciousness. $15, Ticket Chocolate

Secret Santa Jonathan Adler vase

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Go mod at this year's bestie holiday swap. If it's White Elephant you play, your friends will be grabbing for this modern Bel Air Mini Scoop Vase. Available in eight colors. $98, Jonathan Adler

See More: 45 Holiday Gift Ideas for Everyone on Your List

Secret Santa Gifts Teapot

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With its low-price, sleek design, and beautiful color, this Pots Teapot makes the perfect present for a family-friendly Secret Santa. Plus there might be a hot cup o' tea in it for you after the exchange is over. $12.95, CB2

Secret Santa Gifts Day Planner

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Whether they need it for the office or to keep track of New Year's plans, a 17-month Paint Stripe Calendar will get 2016 off to a bright start. $14.95, Paper Source

Secret Santa Gifts Foodie Dice

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Drew the foodie of the bunch? Let them know dinner just got easier with this set of Seasonal Foodie Dice. Roll the die, and let your luck pick what meat, grain, veggie, and herb you're having — and how to cook it. $38, Two Tumbleweeds via Etsy

Secret Santa Gifts Popcorn Seasoning

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They'll never settle for buttered popcorn again. With this four pack of Cheese Popcorn Seasonings, they're kernels will get a mega-boost of flavor like pepper and asiago, smoked gouda, dried tomato and parmesan, and white cheddar. $32.95, Williams-Sonoma

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