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 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!  

Etsy, Custom Pet Pillow ($14.20–$49.40, was $17.75 and up)

Etsy, Custom Pet Pillow ($14.20–$49.40, 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. 

Etsy, Custom Photo on Wood ($21.42, was $31.99)

Etsy, Custom Photo on Wood ($21.42, was $31.99)

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

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

Etsy, Personalized Leather Toiletry Bag for Men ($47.54–$87.58, 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. 

Etsy, Personalized Cutting Boards ($17.97–$84.97, $29.95 and up) 

Etsy, Personalized Cutting Boards ($17.97–$84.97, $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.

Etsy, Personalised Makeup Bag ($18.98, was $25.30) 

Etsy, Personalised Makeup Bag ($18.98, 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. 

Etsy, Personalized Name Necklace with Birth Flower ($16.32, was $23.32) 

Etsy, Personalized Name Necklace with Birth Flower ($16.32, was $23.32) 

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

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

Etsy Personalized I'll Be There For You Christmas Decoration ($17.24, 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 to gift the show's biggest fans!)

Danielle Valente
Digital News Writer

Need a TV show recommendation? Maybe a few decor tips? Danielle, a digital news writer at Future, has you covered. Her work appears throughout the company’s lifestyle brands, including My Imperfect Life, Real Homes, and woman&home. Mainly, her time is spent at My Imperfect Life, where she’s attuned to the latest entertainment trends and dating advice for Gen Z.


Before her time at Future, Danielle was the editor of Time Out New York Kids, where she got to experience the best of the city from the point of view of its littlest residents. Before that, she was a news editor at Elite Daily. Her work has also appeared in Domino, Chowhound, and amNewYork, to name a few. 


When Danielle’s not writing, you can find her testing out a new recipe, reading a book (suggestions always welcome), or rearranging the furniture in her apartment…again.