Etsy personalized gifts make giving more special—and these items are on sale!

Step aside, Santa. These Etsy personalized gifts are ready to take over the spotlight

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'Tis the season of giving, and Etsy personalized gifts add a sentimental touch to your exchanges. If you're looking to really wow your recipients, we'll let you in on a few secrets. 

Ordering customized goodies ahead of time not only helps you avoid Christmas stress, but also helps you snag some savings. Pages of tailor-made accessories, clothes and decor items are majorly discounted on Etsy (opens in new tab) right now, so you'll want to hop to it.

Plus, this frees up your time for hot cocoa and Netflix's Here for the Holidays lineup. Happy shopping, friends!



Shop Etsy personalized gifts for the holidays:

Options are endless, but these picks are a few of our favorites. We've rounded up great selections that are perfect for siblings, friends, significant others...or yourself!  

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Etsy, Custom Pet Pillow ($14.20–$49.40 (opens in new tab), was $17.75 and up)

Honor Fido in all of his glory with a customized pillow. This accessory, which ranges in size from 6 to 24 inches, is created based on your pet photo submissions. The pillow is machine washable. 

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Etsy, Custom Photo on Wood ($21.42 (opens in new tab), was $31.99)

Elevate your favorite photo by having it engraved on a 9x12" piece of wood. 

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Etsy, Personalized Leather Toiletry Bag for Men ($47.54–$87.58 (opens in new tab), was $158.48 and up)

Available in brown and cinnamon hues, this full-grain leather toiletry bag will hold all of his essentials. Shoppers can customize both the inside and the outside of the gift. 

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Etsy, Personalized Cutting Boards ($17.97–$84.97 (opens in new tab), $29.95 and up) 

Perfect for the chefs in your life, this personalized cutting board will make the preparation process just as meaningful as the meal. Available in bamboo, wood, maple and walnut, this 14" x 10" board has an array of design options to engrave.

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Etsy, Personalised Makeup Bag ($18.98 (opens in new tab), was $25.30) 

Keep all of your cosmetics in one place! This personalized makeup bag is available in navy, black and natural. Custom designs are available. 

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Etsy, Personalized Name Necklace with Birth Flower ($16.32 (opens in new tab), was $23.32) 

Have your name and birth flower on a rose gold, a silver or a gold necklace.

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Etsy Personalized I'll Be There For You Christmas Decoration ($17.24 (opens in new tab), was $24.63) 

Ideal for your closest "friends," this holiday ornament puts a unique spin on a classic sitcom! (Psst: check out other Friends ornaments (opens in new tab) to gift the show's biggest fans!)

Danielle is a writer for woman&home and My Imperfect Life, covering all-things news, lifestyle and entertainment. 


The heart of her time at Future has been devoted to My Imperfect Life, where she's been attuned to the cosmos and honed in on astrology coverage within the Life vertical. She's partial to writing pieces about the next big TV obsession—anyone else impatiently waiting for "Conversations with Friends"—and keeping you up to date on new trends like the latest must-have from Zara. 


Before her time at Future, Danielle was the editor of Time Out New York Kids and a news editor at Elite Daily. Her work has also appeared in Domino, Chowhound, amNewYork and Newsday, among other outlets. 


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