20+ Personalized Gifts That Will Make the Holidays Extra Special

It's easier than ever to add a personal touch to your gifts this holiday season.

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September 16, 2020
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Adding a personal touch to your gift takes an already special present to a whole new level. But taking the time to make something yourself can seem daunting and overly ambitious. Let someone else craft a personal, customized gift for you this year! We've rounded up the best personalized products made just for food lovers.


Not only can you choose an initial for this adorable copper Moscow Mule mug, you can customize it with a full name under the initial. Don’t worry, the inside of the mug is lined with nickel, so it’s as safe as it is pretty.

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Not only do these aprons have adorable neck straps that look like leather, they allow you to choose a monogram or name to be written on the chest area. They are available in grey and black, and you can choose from a variety of thread colors.

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It’s hard to beat these little monogrammed marble coasters. The initial is made from acacia wood, which contrasts beautifully next to the white marble. They come in a set of four and will complement the decor in any home.

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Add a monogram or a name to this little cocktail shaker. Made from steel, brass and aluminum, it’s durable and sure to help you serve up delicious drinks for years to come.

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Not only are these black plaid kitchen towels eye catching, they feature stunning golden embroidered initials. You can choose a variety of fonts and thread colors so that they are truly unique to you.

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This cheese board, which you can choose in either maple or birch wood, can be customized with a full recipe! This is perfect for that treasured family dish that you know the person in your life will hold dear for years to come.

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Wüstof knives are a great investment piece and an even better gift to give the serious cook in your life. Add a customized engraving to give this quality piece a personal touch this holiday season.

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These wine glasses are available for purchase as single glasses or in sets of six. You can also choose between glasses for white or red wine. Make sure to customize them with either a monogram or a name!

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KitchenAid shoppers can customize their very own stand mixer. Choose your color, bowl style, attachments and even add an engraving along the tilt head. This special piece of equipment will be something you (or a loved one) will cherish for life.

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Give holiday cookies an extra-unique flare this holiday season with a quick roll of a rolling pin. Embossed with a pattern of your choice, this is the easiest way to make sure your cookies stand out with a personal touch this year.

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How cute are these little leather napkin rings?! You can customize them with an initial, and you can choose the color of the leather and the little button detail. The price includes two napkin rings, which still makes them cost-effective.

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If someone in your life is the type of person who always keeps treats available on the counter, it’s definitely time to upgrade their set up with a personalized glass cake stand. You can even choose different color foils and fonts for the words.

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Sure, drinking out of a personalized mug is great — but drinking personalized coffee in that mug makes it even better! Driftaway Coffee lets you gift a personalized subscription service, but the best part? The bag comes with the recipient's name printed on it. It's the perfect way to make someone feel extra special (and energized) this holiday season.

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Everyone needs a monogramed mug house their morning cup (or three) of Joe. Adorned with a beautiful pattern from the Rifle Paper Co., this option from Anthropolgie is a no-brainer this holiday season.

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This engraved set is the perfect centerpiece to any bar cart or home bar. House your favorite whiskey in this personalized decanter and serve drinks in the matching tumblers. All that's missing is the alcohol to fill it with!

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These burlap placemats go well with so many different tableware options. They also feature an initial in the lower right hand corner, so that you can still see it once the table is set and decorated!

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While whipping up holiday cookies this year, make sure your equipment is as special as the recipes you're making. Grab a spatula donning your monogram to give holiday baking a little something extra this year.

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This marble wine cooler is so pretty, you’ll want to immediately rush out and purchase one for yourself. You can choose light gray or white marble, and then specify what initials you’d like painted on the side. The initials are gold and complement either marble color perfectly.

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Cookies are basically synonymous with the holidays, and, this year, you can keep them in an extra special jar.

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Hand-painted with your family's name, this serving bowl is the perfect gift to give to your parents or loved ones to ensure them you will always remember your roots. Large enough to serve a hefty portion of salad, pasta or fruit, it will be a multi-purpose dish for them to use year-round.

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With this collaboration between Robyn Blair Davidson (known best for her candy artwork) and Off My Case phone cases, it's the perfect time to jump on the personalized-phone-case trend. Whether you choose your name or a fun message, your phone is sure to look pretty sweet.

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Any place that holds significance in your life — whether it's a childhood home or a favorite vacation spot — can be commemorated on this tray. Donning a vintage map of your address of choice, you'll get to keep that memory with you at all times.

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This gold-clad glass bar tray will be a treasured piece in any home for years to come. In addition to choosing the initials, you can choose if you want it to feature antiqued gold or a blackened bronze finish — and both are absolutely stunning and timeless.

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This wooden lazy Susan would perfectly accent any countertop with a fun, unique flair. Made from distressed mango wood that’s fashioned to look like the top of a barrel, it’s lined with a galvanized iron band. It rotates at a full 360-degrees, so it’s perfect for serving small bites!

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