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10 Secret Santa Gifts That Won't Make Your Co-Workers Say "Bah Humbug"


It's that time of year again... time for the office Secret Santa gift exchange. It always sounds like a great idea before you actually get down to the brass tacks of purchasing a budget friendly gift for a coworker, someone who you might barely know any further than nodding to them in the hallway.

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What do you get someone who you hardly know while making sure you don't find yourself looking like the office a**hole for picking a stupid gift? Have no fear, we are here to help you with a few classic gift ideas that will make you a hero.

1. A moleskin notebook.

Regardless of what kind of an office environment you work in, it's always better to have a notebook on hand to keep track of what you got going on that day. Order one here.


2. A little Nerf action.

This is great for the person who wants to have a little fun disrupting people's lives in the office. Order on here.

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3. When you need to lose yourself in something other than work.

A Rubik's cube is a great way to fend off writer's block, or to just sit and relax for a few minutes instead of staring at a computer screen. Order one here.

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4. For the trivia master in training.

The Onion Book of Known Knowledge is a great gift for that person thirsty for knowledge of random facts. It looks at truths, falsehoods and the stuff the comes in between. Order one here.


5. A ugly yet functional way to stay warm.

Nothing says Merry Christmas like a somewhat ugly winter hat for that special person from your office. Order one here.


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6. That coffee mug that no one will be able to mistake for anyone's but the owner.

If your office is anything like mine, everyone starts to drown themselves in coffee the minute they walk in the door. Why not help them out with their own personal coffee mug? Maybe take it Harry Potter style? Order it here.

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7. Work should be fun too, right?

Here is the perfect gift for that person in your office with too much time on their hands. An electric paper airplane. Make sure to include safety goggles LOL. Order one here.

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8. Something that makes absolutely no sense LOL.

The times sure have changed. Remember when you would just eat a banana by peeling it? Not anymore, now that your coworker has this handy banana slicer... Order one here and watch them shake their heads hahaha.

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9. Where has this been my whole life?

This universal TV remote hangs off of your key chain, and it works on every television. Apart from being handy when you cant find a remote, it will let your gift recipient play a few practical jokes on their friends. You can get one here.


10. Everybody is working for the weekend.

When coffee just won't cut it, time to get out the monster sized wine glass for a little evening or weekend relaxation. Order it here and save someone's sanity.


Share with your coworkers if you are running out of good gift ideas.