GIFTING ADVICE6 min

Reasons to gift: Winter 2024

It’s a great time to get people excited about a fresh start, with thoughtful gifts that boost energy and productivity.

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Reasons to gift: Winter 2024

The darkest months of the year are often when we need the most motivation — little things that put a spring in our step and a smile on our face.

It’s a great time to get people excited about a fresh start, with thoughtful gifts that boost energy and productivity. We can think of more than a few reasons to get gifting this winter, so take a look and get ready to raise some smiles.

Festive gifting: December

There’s no better way to mark Christmas, Hanukah, the Winter Solstice or just the end of a great work year than with a gift, whether it’s a stocking stuffer or a feast-filled hamper. With our network of On-Demand vendors, we can help you find something special, even at the last minute.

The Holiday Ambiance Set by Flamingo Estate
The Winter Warmer Bundle by Bean and Goose
An Indulgent Gift Box by The River Cafe
Airbnb Experiences Voucher

The Holiday Ambiance Set by Flamingo Estate

Gift Region: US

New Year: January 1

Get the year off to a strong start with gifts that speak to new opportunities, positive decision-making and self-care. In particular, making sure your colleagues and employees have everything they need to hit the ground running is a great way to energize the office!

Headspace App Subscription
The Focus Set by The School of Life
Book Of The Month Subscription
The Five Minute Journal by Intelligent Change

Headspace App Subscription

Gift Region: US, UK, EU

Cheese Lover’s Day: January 20

Everybody say cheese! Celebrate it in all its forms, both dairy and plant-based, with a whole day set aside to explore the myriad flavors, textures and savory accompaniments that make cheese such a beloved snack. We like ours in an oozy-but-crispy toasted sandwich, with pickles and kimchi piled high.

Plant-based Cheese & Wine Set by On The Table
Everything Bagel & Cream Cheese Kit by FarmSteady
The Ultimate Cheese Hamper by Cheese and Chutney

Plant-based Cheese & Wine Set by On The Table

Gift Region: UK

National Puzzle Day: January 29

Nothing brings people together quite like a puzzle, poring over the pieces as you try to work out the solution. From milled, mechanical marvels to custom jigsaws, we’ve got you covered no matter what gifting solution you’re after!

Design your own custom jigsaw with us!
NYT Games App Subscription
The Tetra Puzzle by Craighill
Doodle by Cloudberries

Design your own custom jigsaw with us!

Gift Region: US, UK, EU

Black History Month (US): February

February is a short month with a big message, so it’s worth packing in as much in as possible. We’ve partnered with some incredible Black-owned businesses who are worth shouting about any month of the year — and many of them use part of their proceeds to support local community initiatives.

Small-Batch Scented Candle by Candlessentials
Curiosity Cards by Actually Curious
Custom Jigsaw from Very Puzzled

Small-Batch Scented Candle by Candlessentials

Gift Region: US

Imbolc: February 1

An Irish holiday marking the first official day of spring, this is a great opportunity to gift some greenery and let the energizing power of nature do its thing.

Boston Fern from Bloom & Wild
Atlantic Wakame Print by Superfolk
Seasonal Blooms Bouquet by Farmgirl Flowers

Boston Fern from Bloom & Wild

Gift Region: UK

Lunar New Year: February 10

Tied to the first new moon of the year, Lunar New Year is celebrated by millions of people in many different cultures around the world. Originally a time for feasting and honoring ancestors and deities, it is a perfect time to treat employees and customers, with themes of relaxation, affirmation and celebration.

China: The Cookbook from Phaidon
 Fire Candle by Homework
Wildflower Seed Cannons by Fredericks & Mae

China: The Cookbook from Phaidon

Gift Region: EU

Shrove Tuesday aka Pancake Day: February 13

Celebrate all things pancake, from thin rolled crepes to stacks of fluffy cakes drizzled with maple syrup — perfect with a good cup of tea.

The Baker’s Bundle by BiaSol
The King Sear pan by Great Jones
A Tea Bag Bundle by Good & Proper Tea

The Baker’s Bundle by BiaSol

Gift Region: EU

Random Acts of Kindness Day: February 17

Set out to raise a smile with a thoughtful and considerate gift. Nothing says kindness like a donation, so this is a great chance to give back to the causes that matter most to you and your community.

Take a look at some of the causes our platform supports here.

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