50 Fun and Unique Small Gift Ideas for Coworkers

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Whether it’s your coworker’s birthday, you want to surprise her at a holiday gift exchange,  or you just want to say congratulations for all she has achieved, there are many reasons you may buy your coworkers a gift. All those occasions could add up, but you luckily don’t have to spend a lot on a gift for your coworker. You can choose something inexpensive that still makes a big impression. However, sometimes finding the perfect small gift ideas for coworkers can be more difficult than you would think.

An inexpensive gift can be even more fun because it doesn’t have a big expectation ⁠— or price tag ⁠— behind it. It’s just something small that you know your coworker will enjoy. If you’re not sure what gift will delight your coworker, we’ve come to the rescue. We’ve gathered up 50 great small gift ideas for your coworkers to help you on your search:

1. Happiness Expression

Happiness Expression

This arrangement is packed with delicious fruit for your coworker to enjoy. It comes with strawberries dipped in decadent chocolate, fresh strawberries, and star-shaped pineapple in a beautiful keepsake container.

Cost: $24.99

2. Chocolate Lovers Treat Box

Chocolate Lovers Treat Box

This treat box provides the ultimate indulgence. It includes a chocolate covered pretzel, graham cracker, and chocolate cookie, a decadent brownie, and three semisweet chocolate dipped strawberries.

Cost: $24.99

3. OTOTO Baby Nessie Loose Leaf Tea Infuser

OTOTO Baby Nessie Loose Leaf Tea Infuser

This tea infuser sits inside your cup to bring out the wondrous flavors from loose leaf teas. The silicone device is made with functionality in mind, from the steeping spoon to its long, easy-grip neck.

Cost: $13.56

4. Credit Card Multitool

Credit Card Multitool

Though it’s only the size of a credit card, this nifty device includes 22 tools in one including a hex wrench, a can opener, a bottle opener, and a ruler. It’s the perfect tool to keep in your wallet and bring out whenever needed.

Cost: $9.99

5. Floral Mouse Pad

Floral Mouse Pad

Your coworker needs a reminder that she’s got this. This floral mouse pad features vibrant and beautiful colors that won’t fade on an anti-slip rubber bottom that protects your desktop from wear and tear.

Cost: $7.96

6. I Survived Another Meeting That Should Have Been An Email Travel Tumbler

I Survived Another Meeting That Should Have Been An Email Travel Tumbler

Your coworker is sure to chuckle with this tumbler that says, “I Survived Another Meeting That Should Have Been An Email.” The stainless travel tumbler has two clear lids and two stainless steel straws.

Cost: $16.91

7. Bentgo® Salad Stackable Lunch Container

Bentgo® Salad Stackable Lunch Container

Choose this lunch container that will make packing a lunch much easier. It features a four-compartment tray, with one large 10-ounce compartment and two smaller five-ounce compartments to fill with the toppings of your choice.

Cost: $14.99

8. Kikkerland Putter Cup Golf Mug

Kikkerland Putter Cup Golf Mug

This mug makes boring moments at work more exciting because you can practice golf at your desk. It features a hole in the base of the mug, a golf club that doubles as a pen, and a teeny tiny golf ball.

Cost: $9.99

9. Cold Brew Super Concentrate Explorer Gift Pack

Cold Brew Super Concentrate Explorer Gift Pack

This gift set contains four delicious bottles of coffee concentrate. Each bottle contains a different caffeine level, ranging from no caffeine to 300mg per bottle, all with a delicious, rich flavor.

Cost: $23.95

10. Personalized Coworker Gift

Personalized Coworker Gift

These personalized gift boxes can be sent with one of three options: a sugar scrub in a delicious honey and almond scent, a vanilla-scented soy candle jar, or a milk bath in a reusable ornament. Whatever gift you choose is sure to make a big impact.

Cost: $11.70

11. 3pcs Owl Succulent Pots with 3 Tier Bamboo Saucers Stand Holder

3pcs Owl Succulent Pots with 3 Tier Bamboo Saucers Stand Holder

This fun display features three small ceramic owl pots that can be filled with your favorite plants, other decorative items, or a small candle. These pots sit on a decorative bamboo tray with three tiers.

Cost: $24.99

12. 2022-2023 Monthly Planner

2022-2023 Monthly Planner

Give her a planner she can use to keep her schedule organized and all of her appointments itemized. It features separate tabs for each month and two inner pockets for storing loose items.

Cost: $9.99

13. No Touch Door Opener Tool 

No Touch Door Opener Tool

Suitable for most door handles, this handy tool allows you to open doors without touching the handle. It also features a handy stylus to push buttons on elevators, ATMs, and more completely hands-free.

Cost: $11.99

14. Wooden Tabletop Bowling Game 

Wooden Tabletop Bowling Game

This mini bowling game couldn’t be easier to play on your desktop. Just set up the mini bowling pins, position the ramp where you want it, and then shoot the ball down the ramp.

Cost: $11.69

15. Personalized Leather Keychain 

Personalized Leather Keychain

This keychain is handmade in the USA with full-grain Italian leather. It can be engraved with any personalized message of your choice, your coworker’s name, a special date, or even your company’s logo.

Cost: $11.95

16. Coworker Necklace

Coworker Necklace

For your work bestie, consider this necklace in your choice of gold, rose gold, and sterling silver. Featuring two circles linked together, it comes with a sweet poem that thanks your coworker for all she does. It’s a touching small gift idea for coworkers that they’re sure to appreciate.

Cost: $23.00

17. Screen Cleansing Towelettes

Screen Cleansing Towelettes

Help your coworker keep her office germ-free with these easy-to-use towelettes. Featuring charming designs, the nontoxic towelettes can be used to wipe down your phone, laptop, or glasses.

Cost: $18.00

18. Funny Office Mood Cards for Business Workplace

Funny Office Mood Cards for Business Workplace

These funny cards help elevate the mood in the office. They provide 15 expressions you can flip to that coincide with whatever emotion you’re feeling at the moment, covering emotions from irritable to happy and everything in between.

Cost: $9.99

19. Misby Coffee Warmer for Desk

Misby Coffee Warmer for Desk

This electric coffee warmer will keep your coffee hot even if it takes hours to finish it. With tempered glass, it’s waterproof and easy to clean. It can heat coffee up to 120 degrees and keep it at the same temperature all day.

Cost: $26.99

20. Mystery World Coffee Sampler

Mystery World Coffee Sampler

Choose this coffee sampler for the coworker who needs their daily dose of caffeine. The sampler includes five different coffees, each with a different taste profile, along with a virtual coffee tasting to help you learn about coffee from around the world.

Cost: $18.00

21. Desktop Cornhole Game

Desktop Cornhole Game

This mini cornhole kit includes everything you need to play the iconic game on your desktop, with two raised platforms, eight mini bean bags, and a 32-page guidebook. It’s the perfect way to pass the time in between meetings.

Cost: $9.95

22. Executive Mini-Sandbox 

Executive Mini-Sandbox

Sometimes we all need an escape to a tropical island. Though it may seem small, this miniature sandbox transports you to the beach even when you can’t leave your desk, with a miniature rake and shovel that provide a little bit of relaxation.

Cost: $12.99

23. 360 Sheets Cat Sticky Notes Set

360 Sheets Cat Sticky Notes Set

Regular sticky notes are boring. These cat-themed sticky notes, however, elevate the whole game. The package includes twelve packs of cat shape sticky notes (360 sheets in total) in six great colors.

Cost: $7.99

24. Yinuo Candle Scented Candles

Yinuo Candle Scented Candles

This set of four beautiful candles will look great sitting on your coworker’s desk. Plus, they provide a peaceful and pleasant scent the whole office will enjoy, with notes of lavender, lemon, fig, and fresh spring.

Cost: $16.14

25. Meridian Point Desktop Miniature Dartboard Game

Meridian Point Desktop Miniature Dartboard Game

Play a game of darts at your desk with this dartboard. It clocks in at four-and-a-half by five inches tall and includes three magnetic tipped darts for the perfect way to recharge at the office. It’s a small gift idea for coworkers that everyone in the office will enjoy!

Cost: $11.97

26. “Sorry I Was On Mute” 18 oz. Coffee Mug in Black

Sorry I Was On Mute 18 oz. Coffee Mug in Black

We’ve all faced the same issue: accidentally leaving ourselves on mute when we’re trying to talk in a meeting. This funny mug makes light of the situation in 100% stoneware that’s both dishwasher and microwave safe.

Cost: $6.99

27. Porcelain Dachshund Letter Organizer

Porcelain Dachshund Letter Organizer

Made of hand-painted porcelain, this dachshund letter organizer includes gold metal slots that help you organize notes, mail, letters, and more. It includes a pen holder in place of a tail.

Cost: $17.31

28. Upcycled Record Coasters

Upcycled Record Coasters

For the music lover, consider these bright and lively coasters. Made of the centers of actual vinyl records sealed in acrylic, they come in a set of six assorted labels across a variety of genres.

Cost: $18.00

29. Knock Knock Original Personal Library Kit

Knock Knock Original Personal Library Kit

For the coworker who’s always lending out her books at the office, this library kit will come in handy. It includes 20 card pockets, 20 checkout cards, one date stamp, one ink pad, and a pencil so she can circulate her most beloved books without worrying about losing track of them.

Cost: $23.50

30. Mini Soap Gift Set

Mini Soap Gift Set

This mini soap set includes four one-ounce handmade soaps in a beautiful black box that’s ideal for gift giving. Each set features a different scent theme, from sweet blends to rustic legends.

Cost: $18.00

31. Drumstick Pens

Drumstick Pens

Made to look like an actual drumstick, these drumstick pens are made with poplar wood and blue ink. With these in hand, your coworker can keep herself busy learning fills, rudiments, and paradiddles during slow points in the workday.

Cost: $8.00

32. Gold Keyboard Cover

Gold Keyboard Cover

This durable and waterproof silicone keyboard cover protects your computer from dust and spills. Plus, with a metallic gold sheen on each of the keys, it makes your keyboard look amazing.

Cost: $20.00

33. Sometimes You Forget That You are Awesome 

Sometimes You Forget That You are Awesome Candle

Everyone needs a reminder that they’re awesome from time to time. Made with 100% all-natural soy and premium fragrance oils and featuring a 60-hour burn time, this candle serves as that reminder.

Cost: $24.95

34. URPOWER 2nd Version Essential Oil Diffuser

URPOWER 2nd Version Essential Oil Diffuser

Get her an aromatherapy diffuser that she can use to diffuse relaxing essential oils at the office. It features seven color-changing lights, programmable on/off cycles, and an automatic shut-off.

Cost: $14.99

35. Anker Wireless Charger

Anker Wireless Charger

This wireless charger will make it easy for your coworker to charge her phone at her desk. You can stand your phone in portrait or landscape mode to watch videos or Zoom meetings, all while charging your device.

Cost: $19.99

36. Bluelounge Mini CableDrop Blue Package

Bluelounge Mini CableDrop Blue Package

If she’s like most of us, her desk is cluttered with wires and charging cables. Self-adhesive and ready to stick anywhere on your work surface, these little cord clips hold power and peripheral cords to keep them organized and in place.

Cost: $11.99

37. Bamboo Bangle Bracelet Key Ring

Bamboo Bangle Bracelet Key Ring

This bright and bold key ring will ensure she never loses her keys again. Made from 100% food-grade silicone, it comes in your choice of 21 colors and can be worn on your wrist, stashed in your pocket, or thrown in a purse.

Cost: $19.99

38. Bodum Brazil French Press

Bodum Brazil French Press

Treat your coworker to a delicious coffee experience with this French press coffeemaker. It features a heat-resistant, borosilicate glass beaker, a polypropylene handle and base, and a plunger made of stainless steel.

Cost: $17.99

39. Storm Cloud

Storm Cloud

This storm cloud allows you to predict the weather just by looking at the crystal formation inside the cloud. Changes in barometric pressure make the special liquid crystallize in different patterns, allowing you to be the office weatherman.

Cost: $25.00

40. CHICHIC 6 Pack Fun Cat Refrigerator Magnets Office Magnet

CHICHIC 6 Pack Fun Cat Refrigerator Magnets Office Magnet

For the cat lover, this set of six cat magnets is sure to bring a smile on her face. Each kitty stands at 1.3 inches tall, perfect for use on your desk, whiteboard, refrigerator, or any magnetic surface.

Cost: $14.99

41. Dr. PAWPAW Sleeping Beauty Gift Collection

Dr. PAWPAW Sleeping Beauty Gift Collection

Relax and unwind with this collection of self-care supplies. It includes a natural sugar scrub for exfoliating the lips, an overnight lip mask that nourishes and smooths, and a silk sleep eye mask that blocks out all light.

Cost: $18.99

42. Surprise Pair of Socks Subscription

Surprise Pair of Socks Subscription

Who can resist a pair of fun socks? This subscription service delivers one pair of amazing crew socks each month constructed from high-quality combed cotton for comfort and durability.

Cost: $9.60

43. PUTT-A-BOUT The Par 1 “360” Putting Mat

PUTT-A-BOUT The Par 1 Putting Mat

This putting mat lets your coworker practice her gold swing in the office. The putting surface is made from a blend of polyester and polyurethane that provides the look and feel of an actual putting green.

Cost: $23.30

44. Exceptionally Bad Dad Jokes

Exceptionally Bad Dad Jokes

For the dad in the office, this joke book will give him more source material for his bad dad jokes. The book is chock-full of hundreds of clean, family-friendly jokes that are embarrassingly bad and yet so good.

Cost: $8.99

45. SushiQuik Sushi Making Kit

SushiQuik Sushi Making Kit

This kit includes everything you need to make delicious sushi for your coworker’s lunch. It includes a rolling mat, training frame for rice, non-stick rice paddles, and end caps for soy sauce.

Cost: $22.99

46. Burt’s Bees Gift Set

Burt's Bees Gift Set

Pamper your coworker with this hand spa kit. It’s filled with a bunch of supplies for keeping your hands smooth and hydrated, including almond milk hand cream, hand repair cream, cuticle cream, and a pair of cotton gloves.

Cost: $14.24

47. eos USDA Organic Lip Balm

eos USDA Organic Lip Balm

This set comes with lip balms made with shea butter, coconut oil, jojoba oil, and beeswax that lock in moisture for healthy lips. It includes four lip balms in delicious flavors, including vanilla, pomegranate, strawberry, and mint.

Cost: $25.50

48. TAKEFLIGHT Tactical Pen Survival Gear

TAKEFLIGHT Tactical Pen Survival Gear

Made with aircraft-grade machined aluminum, this tactical pen includes an emergency escape glass breaker. It also features a diamond texture grip and two extra refillable ink cartridges.

Cost: $11.97

49. Office Squad Shirt

Office Squad Shirt

Choose this t-shirt for your office squad to show your coworkers you’re truly a team. It’s made with a pre-shrunk cotton and polyester blend in your choice of 15 vibrant and fun colors.

Cost: $8.22

50. YUNSONG 3Pack 6FT Nylon Braided Lightning Cable

YUNSONG 3Pack 6FT Nylon Braided Lightning Cable

This pack of three six-foot nylon braided lightning cables will ensure your coworker will always be able to charge her devices. Tested to withstand over 8000 bends, this cable is highly durable and resistant to breakage.

Cost: $9.98

These affordable gifts won’t hurt your wallet, but they will still make a big impression on your coworker. With these small gift ideas for coworkers, you’ll be on your way to making your coworkers day! Whether you’re shopping for a holiday white elephant, a coworker’s birthday, or just a way to say “thanks,” you’re sure to find something on this list for your favorite work friend.