15 Gift Ideas for Someone Whose Love Language Is Gifts

People whose love language is receiving gifts are often mistaken for being materialistic or greedy. While it is true that some people are drawn to expensive gifts, not everyone whose love language is gifts is materialistic. If anything, most are drawn to the thought behind the gift, and not necessarily the monetary value of the gift. 

For most people whose love language is gifts, they see them as;

  • An expression of love.
  • Symbolic of the emotional connection they share with their loved ones.
  • The easiest way to express love and affection.
  • A subtle way of saying “I love you” or “Thank you”.

Knowing your loved one’s love language will help you love them right. For a person who feels gift giving is the best way to express love, it doesn’t matter how often you give them gifts, as long as you do. 

What to Give Someone Whose Love Language Is Gifts

When looking for gift ideas for someone whose love language is gift-giving or gift-receiving, you need to get the right gifts. They don’t have to be expensive, but they should be meaningful. You should consider:

  • Gifts that they want.
  • Gifts they need.
  • Sentimental gifts.
  • Gifts that suit their interests.
  • Themed gifts for special occasions. 

The gift you choose has to speak to the recipient’s heart. People express love differently, and below are 15 love language gift ideas. 

1. Leather Desk Mat 

This leather desk mat is of premium quality, made from full-grain leather. It can work as a writing or mouse pad and is a great addition to the office. It makes a perfect birthday gift or a gift for different occasions, including anniversaries, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and many more. 

If you’re looking for a functional or sentimental gift, this could be it. You can also get it in a range of colors, including blue, dark brown, red, dark brown, cinnamon, and black. It has a smooth texture and is easy to clean. You can also get it in different sizes, the smallest is 10” x 12” (25.4 x 30.5cm), while the largest is 32” x 48” (81.3 x 112cm). You can also get a custom size if you wish. 

You can personalize the gift with the recipient’s name, initials, or special message. When engraved, it comes with a free gift box.

2. Personalized Leather Lanyard

This leather lanyard is a perfect gift for coworkers, dads, friends, teachers, and your other loved ones. This is the kind of thoughtful gift you give someone who needs a badge holder. The lanyard has a brass swivel clip and keyring attached. If your loved one is constantly losing their keys or has bulging pant pockets because of their keys, you may help them out with this personalized leather lanyard. 

3. Tote Bag 

This tote bag is a great Mother’s Day or Birthday gift for your loved one. It is also an affordable gift for her to show her that you’re thinking of her. It doesn’t have to be for a special occasion, you can simply get her this tote bag because you think your loved one will look good in it. It is a multi-functional bag that she can use for the beach or travel. She can also use it to run errands. You can customize it with up to three initials. 

4. Olive Wood Bowls

These olive wood bowls make excellent housewarming gifts, but you can also give them as birthday gifts, Mother’s Day, or Father’s Day gifts. You can also give them because you saw them and immediately knew your loved one would love them. The bowls are made using olive wood and they work great as salad or fruit bowls. 

5. Eternal Knot Personalized Bracelet 

The eternal-knot bracelet is a customizable bracelet with a personal touch for lovers, friends, best friends, or siblings. You can share this gift to signify the strong bond you share with your loved one. You can give it as an everyday gift or one for a special occasion. It is a treasured keepsake and its stylish design makes it an accessory that she can wear daily. You can get it in a gold, rose gold, or silver finish. 

6. Personalized Soccer Necklace 

This personalized soccer necklace is an excellent graduation gift, Valentine’s Day gift, birthday gift, and much more. It can also be a thoughtful gift that your loved one can have around his neck to remind him of your love. If he loves soccer, this gift is a bonus because it shows you are aware of his passion. You can personalize it with their name and preferred finish (gold, rose gold, matte silver, and silver). 

7. Engraved King of The Grill Cutting Board 

If your loved one is a grill master and is constantly hosting friends and family, they will appreciate their personalized cutting board. The engraved board will be an ever-present reminder of your thoughtfulness and awareness of your loved one’s passions. 

You can choose a cutting board made from maple, cherry, or walnut wood. You can also engrave your loved one’s name to make this the perfect birthday, Father’s Day, or anniversary gift for him or her. 

8. Personalized Name Necklace 

Get this gold, rose gold, or silver name necklace for your girlfriend, mom, coworkers, or any other woman in your life. The adjustable chain is 17” (43.2cm) long and has a 3” (7.6cm) extension chain for a better fit. 

If you want to make the gift extra special, personalize it with your name or initials so that she can hold you close to her heart, even when you’re away. You can also make two name necklaces, so you can always think of each other when you wear them.

9. Drive Safe Keychain

This keychain is a budget gift idea that you can give your loved one on a random day or a special occasion. It is made from full-grain distressed leather, is sturdy, and has a great design. Engrave your special message on one or both sides of the leather strap. 

Since it is a drive-safe keychain, it is perfect for his or her car keys. You can get the keychain in black, brown, burgundy, coffee, green, blue, and tan. 

10. Matching Couple Keychain 

This matching couple keychain is one of the love language gift ideas that give you greater customization flexibility. If you have your preferred images, you can ask about engraving possibilities. 

There are also various images, such as a heart, graduation cap, map, and car, that are already available. Each keychain retains part of the image, and it is only complete when the keychains are brought together. 

11. Beach Bag 

A girl can never have too many bags, and if she loves going to the beach, she will need this bag. It is the perfect gift for a group of friends going on holiday together. You can personalize each with different initials for better identification. 

The bag is available in different sizes, and it is made from 100% burlap jute fabric. The leather handles strengthen the bag, so you need not worry about it snapping. The downside is you can only get it in one color and you only have the option of one initial.

12. Infinity Metal Sign 

When gift-giving is your love language, there is no limit to the kinds of gifts you get your loved one. When the time comes for you to go for a decor piece, then this infinity metal sign is one you shouldn’t miss. 

It has a timeless elegance and it will fit perfectly in every room in the home, including the office. It is aesthetic, sturdy, and made of top-grade steel. While it is a perfect gift for every occasion, it is especially symbolic as an anniversary or Valentine’s Day gift. 

13. Piggy Bottle Opener 

If you and your loved ones are constantly looking to outdo one another with unique gifts, you are likely to take this game a notch higher with this piggy bottle opener. It is a handy, party-friendly accessory with a stainless steel cap puller that doesn’t bend or rust. Besides its primary function, this piggy bottle open is a rustic decor piece. 

14. Women's Wallet Organizer 

This flower zipper wallet is unique, and a great leather wallet for her. It is made from full-grain leather and has a timeless style that adds charm to her style. It has a secure zipper pocket, so she can carry it on its own when she is going for a minimalist look. 

The wallet has two slots, one can be for money and another can work as a phone pocket. It also has eight slots for cards. The textured leather is unique and stands out from other wallets. You can add a personal touch with custom engraving.

15. Baseball Name Wood Sign 

Name wood signs have become a popular gift idea for the nursery, or office, or as a decor piece for the bedroom or any other dedicated space. This gift is perfect for someone who enjoys playing or watching baseball. It can also be a fun gift for teens, dads, and grandparents. 

Age is not a limitation when it comes to this gift. You can personalize it with the recipient’s name and their preferred color (maple, oak, walnut, wenge, white, grey, or black). 

People don’t usually choose their love language. If anything, it sometimes feels like love determines our preferred way of expressing and receiving it. If your loved one doesn’t mention their love language, you can discover by observing their love expressions. Fortunately, everyone loves gifts, and the gift ideas above will be helpful.