We all have that one person in our life who is effortlessly armed with a "less is more" attitude. And while we appreciate their simple lifestyle, minimalists are probably some of the hardest people to shop for. After all, how do you give someone a gift that won't take up space in their home? It's tough, right? Well, maybe not, especially with our list of the best minimalist gifts.
When thinking about what a no-frills type of person would like, we knew that we couldn't just go with a popular or trendy gift. Often, they are looking for simple and practical things that will elevate or organize their space and style. So we kept that in mind when picking out jewelry and decor-focused presents. But we also know that a true minimalist might not want a physical item at all, so we incorporated some gift experiences that will help them create memories vs. clutter. Oh, and of course, we included a few of our favorite eco-friendly and sustainable presents, because that goes hand-in-hand with a clean lifestyle. And since a true minimalist would never want you to spend too much money on them, we have a ton of affordable options that won't break the bank. Whatever you choose for your simplicity obsessed loved one, always remember that it's the thought, not the price tag, that counts! Honey Jar Storage
A mindfulness practice is the gift that keeps on giving. Headspace provides guided meditations that can ease their anxiety, help them sleep better and encourage them to take time for themselves.
With over 100 class to try, they can explore a new hobby or interest from the comfort of their home. There are even courses on minimalism if they want to go a step further with their practice.
Often, a gift that they can consume is the right way to go. If they love a good cup of coffee, give them this medium-roast blend, which offers a delicious and creamy taste.
With over 20,000 5-star reviews on Amazon, this organizer is touted for being easy to assemble, sturdy and a serious game-changer when it comes to keeping cabinets neat.
Rated the best overall meal delivery service in the Good Housekeeping Institute's tests, Blue Apron provides many step-by-step recipes that can be made in 35-mins or less. Now that's what we call minimalist cooking.
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If they are just starting to dip their toe into the lifestyle, this book can be their guide. It includes steps and suggestions to help them narrow down their belongings and focus on simple living.
Fresh flowers offer vibrant hues and different scents, but a dried bouquet is delicate, muted and understated. Just how they like it.
The wireless charging station has enough room to keep their phone, AirPods and watch at full battery without needing a whole bunch of unslightly cords.
Their cleaning products can also be sustainable (and totally chic-looking) thanks to Grove. The company offers a ton of refillable and nearly plastic-free items that actually work.
Yes, this hits the minimal aesthetic, but it's also so functional, they can use just this one bag for travel, going to the gym or as a diaper bag. It even has a USB changer!
The brand tops our list every time when it comes to the best-scented candles. And on top of that, each one comes in a classic glass jar that will fit in seamlessly with their decor.
The Good Housekeeping Institute found this to be the best indoor compost bin in their tests. The sleek stainless steel container can neatly fit under their sink, is easy to clean and prevents odors.
If their clothing style is minimalist, this soft and lightweight tote is for them. Available in a few muted colors, it's designed for work, errands and travel — allowing them to have one bag that does it all.
It has everything they need to begin living a zero-waste lifestyle, including reusable straws, beeswax wraps, mesh produce bags and more. Customers say the price is excellent for the quality of items you get.
This sleek diffuser would be a wonderful addition to any minimalist's home. It comes in a ton of different matte colors, and emits a steady stream of scent that'll keep their sacred space smelling great.
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Help them unwind after a long day with some coloring. Each page is filled with a soothing, intricate and clean design that can be completed with earthy colored pencils or crayons.
If she loves simple jewelry, these hoops by Mejuri might just be the gift for her. Made of gold vermeil, their understated size will keep her feeling (and looking!) classy from day to night.
These planters (plants included!) can be a simple and understated way for them to keep greenery in their home. You can choose from cream or black planters to match their decor.
Their favorite wines can be displayed neatly and chic-ly with this wine rack. It can only six bottles, and the organic honeycomb shape will work nicely in their space.
Fossil is a classic watch brand, and it's easy to see why with this sleek design. It features a beautiful navy blue clock face and a leather strap that will go with any and all of this outfits.
If she's a fan of minimalist makeup (think: mascara and a light coat of lip gloss), this 19 oz. conditioning oil would make a great gift. It goes on clear, but will make her lips look and feel smoother instantly.
Ah, the ultimate kitchen organization set! It comes with a funnel, juicer, grater, egg cracker, shredder, can opener, egg separator and measuring cup that stack neatly on top of each other.
If they want to cut down on plastic and keep their shower clutter-free, a shampoo bar would be a great small gift. "The lather is lush, it smells amazing and it leaves hair feeling clean yet not dry," our beauty director, April Franzino, said when it was tested in our labs.
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This gorgeous knot necklace offers both style and simplicity. It can be worn on its own, or layered with other delicate pieces.
With a moniker like "Stealth Wallet," it's no wonder it has such high reviews for its sleek and thin design. A great gift for him, it'll hold all of his essentials without making his pockets heavy.
Food Bowl Container If you're shopping for a gift for the minimalist in your life, look no further. We've included home decor, jewelry and other minimalist ideas for him and her.