50 Great Employee Appreciation Gift Ideas to Say Thank You

Employee Appreciation Gift Ideas

Do you have an employee on your team who has gone the extra mile? One of the best ways you can show your gratitude is to give your employee an appreciation gift. However, finding great employee appreciation gift ideas can be tricky. You don’t want to go overboard or get anything that could be considered inappropriate. When it comes to choosing a gift for an employee, keep it simple and sweet. If you’re looking for an appreciation gift for an employee, we’ve gathered up 50 of the best employee appreciation gift ideas to say thank you for your hard work.

1. You’re The Best Platter Bundle

You’re The Best Platter Bundle

This delectable platter is filled with strawberries, pineapple daisies, and apple wedges dipped in semisweet chocolate. To help show your gratitude, it also comes complete with three Thank You balloons.

Cost: $67.99

2. Thank You Swizzle Berries®

Thank You Swizzle Berries®

These strawberries are hand-dipped in semisweet chocolate and topped with white chocolate drizzle. They’re all packaged beautifully in a custom Thank You box.

Cost: $52.99

3. Succulent Plant Pots

Succulent Plant Pots

These small cylinder pots are the perfect place for succulents, small cacti, or herbs. In bright colors and beautiful mandala patterns, they’ll look right at home on any windowsill or shelf.

Cost: $21.90

4. It’s 5 O’Clock Here

It's 5 o'Clock Here

Whatever time it is, it’s the right time for yummy nibbles and a savory-sweet spread. This box includes everything you need, including crispy crackers, olive tapenade, spicy pistachios, handmade pretzels, and zesty popcorn.

Cost: $59.00

5. All the Best

All the Best

Give her the best of the best. This set includes shower gel, body conditioner, and shower scrub that will wash, scrub, and moisturize from head to toe with hydrating and conditioning ingredients.

Cost: $36.95

6. Just Because Gift Baskets

Just Because Gift Baskets

Send her a box of comfort. This set includes four to six servings of your choice of soup, bacci rolls, cookies, a fun soup ladle, and a personalized note card.

Cost: $69.99

7. Thank You Gift Basket

Thank You Gift Basket

Show your appreciation with delectable goodies. It’s packed with blueberry muffins, traditional English muffins, raspberry kringle, white chocolate raspberry cookie bars, berry preserves, and ground coffee.

Cost: $34.99

8. Succulent Gift Box

Succulent Gift Box

Succulents provide striking and unique aesthetics. This box features a random succulent, a white terracotta pot, a greeting card, and cute succulent stickers.

Cost: $18.85

9. Thank You Tumbler

Thank You Tumbler

Who’s more awesome than your employee? Get her this tumbler that tells everyone just how awesome she is. Made with a vacuum-sealed, double-walled exterior, it keeps your favorite drinks hot or cold as long as possible.

Cost: $18.99

10. Heart-Shaped Tea Bags

Heart-Shaped Tea Bags

These heart-shaped tea bags will fill your employee with feelings of happiness and fun. Each set includes English Breakfast, Earl Grey, and White Berry teabags.

Cost: $30.00

11. Custom Message Shortbread Cookies

Custom Message Shortbread Cookies

Print your personalized message to your employee on a package of shortbread cookies. These elegant and delicious vanilla shortbread cookies taste just as good as they look.

Cost: $38.00

12. A Year of Gratitude

A Year of Gratitude

Inspire a little gratitude with your gratitude. This kit will invite your employee to make in her life for gratitude, with 52 note cards for sending a thank you card each week of the year, tips on writing a meaningful note, and a journal to keep track of it all.

Cost: $29.95

13. Thank You Gift Box 

Thank You Gift Box

Show your gratitude in an epic way with this unique gift box. It features a natural soy candle and soap in your choice of 13 scents to delight your senses like never before.

Cost: $24.95

14. Taste of France Pantry Box

Taste of France Pantry Box

Teach your employee to cook French cuisine. It includes French essentials, such as lavender blackberry jam, cassoulet beans, and piment d’ville, with tips and tricks on how to use them in recipes.

Cost: $75.00

15. Paddywax Relish Collection Reed Oil Diffuser Set

Paddywax Relish Collection Reed Oil Diffuser Set

This diffuser features everything you need for a sweet-smelling home for up to four months. It includes natural reeds, a vintage style bottle, and a diffuser oil in sea salt and ocean surf scent.

Cost: $31.20

16. Thank You Self Care Set 

Thank You Self Care Set

This thank you box includes everything she needs for a relaxing spa day. It comes with a soy candle in your choice of scent, body butter, scented bath bomb, lip balm, perfume, tea and sweetener, a box of matches, and a personalized card.

Cost: $42.00

17. As Good As Gold Classic

As Good As Gold Classic

Give thanks with this gold gift basket filled with impressive gourmet fare. It’s packed with almond chocolates, caramel toffee popcorn, butter cookies, lemon wafers, peanut brittle, seasoned nuts, and so much more.

Cost: $69.95

18. Coffee + Chocolate Tasting Box

Coffee + Chocolate Tasting Box

Get her the ultimate in artisan coffee and chocolate. It includes four hand-picked gourmet coffees from Seattle’s best roasters, four chocolate bars, and tasting notes for the ideal pairings.

Cost: $38.00

19. Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

Get her a smart speaker that can actually make her life easier. This Echo Dot can play music, answer questions, check the weather, set alarms, and so much more, all completely hands-free.

Cost: $49.99

20. Biscotti Cookie Gift Basket

Biscotti Cookie Gift Basket

This tray of biscotti will leave your employee a memorable impression. It features 18 chocolate and white chocolate biscotti topped with peanut brittle, caramel chocolate chips, white candy crunch, craisins, dark chocolate chips, and so much more.

Cost: $36.99

21. Thank You Spa Gift Box 

Thank You Spa Gift Box

This box is packed with everything she’ll need for a tranquil afternoon. It includes a lavender soy candle, peppermint shea lip balm, lavender castile soap, rose petal bath bomb, orange bath bomb, and a personalized greeting card.

Cost: $44.95

22. Thanks for Being Awesome Perfect 5 Gift Set

Thanks for Being Awesome Perfect 5 Gift Set

This five-piece set features one of four motivational designs that express your gratitude to your employee. Each set contains an insulated cooler, drinkware, notebook, and more.

Cost: $19.99

23. You Rock Bouquet

You Rock Bouquet

This beautiful bouquet is packed with purple, pink, and white matthiolas. It packs a colorful, fragrant punch, perfect for telling your employee how much they rock.

Cost: $54.00

24. Leilalove Macarons

Leilalove Macarons

This pack includes fifteen macarons in a variety of flavors. Each tiny macaron has a thin, crisp shell in a tempting color and a tender interior that you’ll first devour with your eyes before it delights your tastebuds.

Cost: $39.99

25. Amazing Heart Mini Wood Heart

Amazing Heart Mini Wood Heart

Let your employee know they’re a real superhero with this wood heart. You can personalize with any two line message, up to 12 characters per line.

Cost: $22.49

26. Panda Hug Ceramic Coffee Mug with Cookie Pocket

Panda Hug Ceramic Coffee Mug with CookiePocket

This mug will ensure your cookie stays nice and warm while you enjoy a cup of tea or coffee. Made of high-quality dolomite ceramic and decorated to look like a sweet panda, it’s super cute, adorable, and durable.

Cost: $13.97

27. Biscoch Assorted Macaroons

Biscoch Assorted Macaroons

This box is filled with macaroons that provide the perfect coconut bite. It includes various different flavors, such as chocolate chip, caramel, pistachio, mango, and tart cherry.

Cost: $44.00

28. Grow-How Kit

Grow-How Kit

This set includes a small plant, a propagation kit, and a plant care workshop. Plus, $20 from each sale will be donated to help provide education to underprivileged children.

Cost: $75.00

29. Main Squeeze 500 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

Main Squeeze 500 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

Tasty kiwis, lemons, and melons adorn this 500-piece jigsaw puzzle. It features high gloss, perfectly locking pieces in vibrant colors.

Cost: $19.00

30. Personalized Initials Leather Bookmark

Personalized Initials Leather Bookmark

This personalized handmade leather bookmark makes a beautiful thank you gift. It’s made with genuine cowhide dyed with your employee’s initials that will last a lifetime and will wear wonderfully with age.

Cost: $25.00

31. Tea Drop Sampler

Tea Drop Sampler

This set includes 25 blissful teas that can be enjoyed any time, anywhere without the need for steepers, tools, and tea bags. It includes delicious flavors, such as blueberry acai, citrus ginger, peppermint, rose earl grey, and matcha green tea.

Cost: $34.00

32. Cathedral Art Gratitude Bright Metal Trinket Dish

Cathedral Art Gratitude Bright Metal Trinket Dish

This trinket dish is just the right size to hold keys, rings, or other jewelry until you need it next. The two-and-a-half-inch dish is made with hammered metal and is engraved with the word, “Gratitude.”

Cost: $9.49

33. Hydracy Fruit Infuser Water Bottle

Hydracy Fruit Infuser Water Bottle

Water tastes better when it’s infused with fruit. This water bottle includes a longer water infuser so your water gets infused until the very last drop.

Cost: $14.97

34. Simulated Wood Carving Monogram Notebook

Simulated Wood Carving Monogram Notebook

This hand-made spiral notebook features your employee’s monogram in a circular frame all with the appearance of a wooden carving. You can choose from three notebook styles, six different spiral colors, and eight page design options to build your own one-of-a-kind notebook.

Cost: $17.85

35. L’Occitane Shea Butter Hand Cream

L'Occitane Shea Butter Hand Cream

Make sure her hands stay hydrated throughout the winter with this hand cream. It features organic shea butter, organic spring honey, and sweet almond oil that penetrates skin quickly to protect, nourish, and moisturize.

Cost: $29.00

36. Make Your Own Chocolate Truffles Kit

Make Your Own Chocolate Truffles Kit

Let her make her own chocoate truffles with this fun kit. Melt the dark chocolate morsels, shape them into balls, and customize with fun toppings, inclduing coconut flakes, peppermint, vanilla, and Himalayan sea salt.

Cost: $35.00

37. Victor Wood Desk Organizer with Smart Phone Holder

Victor Wood Desk Organizer with Smart Phone Holder

This organizer will keep her desk neat and tidy. It features three small compartments for paperclips, sticky notes, and other knicknacks, and three large compartments for writing utensils, scissors, a calculator, and even her cell phone.

Cost: $31.79

38. Peanut Butter Sampler

Peanut Butter Sampler

Made from honey roasted peanuts, this peanut butter sampler includes six yummy blends. With delicious add-ins, like chocolate chips, pretzels, toffee, and popcorn, your employee will be enjoying slathering it on fresh bread or apples, or just eating it with a spoon.

Cost: $40.00

39. First Class Debossed Personalized Tan Luggage Tag

First Class Debossed Personalized Tan Luggage Tag

For the frequent traveler, there’s no better gift than a set of luggage tags. This option is made of top quality genuine leather and is custom debossed with any three initial monogram.

Cost: $19.99

40. NCYP Gold Glass Geometric Terrarium

NCYP Gold Glass Geometric Terrarium

This beautiful geometric globe terrarium planter is simple and versatile for the office or home. At just under seven inches tall, it’s just the right size to plant a small succulent or air plant.

Cost: $20.99

41. JIC Gem Dyed Blue Agate Coasters

JIC Gem Dyed Blue Agate Coasters

Get her a beautiful set of coasters to help protect her furniture and add an interesting element to her home decor. Made of natural agate in your choice of eight colors, they come with non-slip rubber bumpers.

Cost: $24.89

42. Wood and Marble Beveled Cheese Board

Wood and Marble Beveled Cheese Board

This beautiful wood and marble board makes a graceful and stylish base for cheese and other appetizers. Hand-crafted from polished marble and acacia wood, this board features your choice of monograms.

Cost: $39.00

43. Awaken And Refresh Shower Steamers

Awaken And Refresh Shower Steamers

Turn your shower into a relaxing and re-energizing spa with these oil-infused aromatherapy tablets. Just place one on the floor of the shower, and the tablet will release spa-inspired scents.

Cost: $15.00

44. All-Star Crate Hot Sauce Gift Set

All-Star Crate Hot Sauce Gift Set

Get her a mix of the hottest sauces around. Your gift set will come complete with your choice of five hot sauces ranging from mild to hot.

Cost: $49.95

45. Best Seller Cookie Dough 4 Pack

Best Seller Cookie Dough 4 Pack

Your employee can dive into a pint of cookie dough. This set comes with delectable cookie dough in four yummy flavors, including chocolate chip, brookie dough, heavenly, and cake batter.

Cost: $49.00

46. Handmade Chunky Knit Blanket

Handmade Chunky Knit Blanket

This beautiful handmade chunky blanket will add a striking impact to any decor. Plus, it’s super comfy and cozy, making it the perfect choice for watching a movie during your employee’s downtime.

Cost: $59.00

47. Aurora Brass Wire Picture Frame

Aurora Brass Wire Picture Frame

This picture frame is a contemporary and uniquely geometric piece that will look right at home on your employee’s desk. In comes in your choice of brass, black, or chrome.

Cost: $15.00

48. Birth Month Flower Candles

Birth Month Flower Candles

Get her a candle that coincides with her birthday. Each candle is made with soy wax and a blend of essential oils that smells just like your birth month flower.

Cost: $34.00

49. Hand Blown Glass Bud Vases

Hand Blown Glass Bud Vases

This hand-blown glass bud vase is just the right size for a handful of flowers. It comes in multiple assorted color combinations that, due to being a hand-blown piece, will be 100% unique.

Cost: $24.00

50. Embroidered Thank You Tote

Embroidered Thank You Tote

Featuring a cheerful “Thank You” message, this tote looks just like a plastic bag but uses recycled taffeta instead of plastic. Plus, it’s machine-washable.

Cost: $38.00

These employee gifts will show her just how much you appreciate everything she does. Be sure to include a heartfelt card that really expresses your gratitude.