Perhaps you will find a person that you experienced for whom getting a gift is really a little … intimidating. They’re super picky, they’re detail-oriented, and, frankly, a whole lot is hated by them of stuff.
Congrats! A snob is well known by you.
Fortunately, you can find affordable gifts out that even the snobbiest of snobs will love there. Design snobs, coffee snobs, wellness snobs, people who have pretensions of most sorts — it could be made by someone happens for them. They might smile even.
A few ideas:
Voluspa isn’t the fanciest candle brand, but anyone who’s walked into an Anthropologie, smelled everything, and left knows it is a tiny bit fancy.
Price: $28 at Nordstrom
If they’ve ever considered cooking anything even onetime, they’ll appreciate good essential olive oil.
Price: $26.75 on Amazon
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These cool German letter posters can look great in your preferred snob’s snobby apartment.
Price: $78.54 on Type Hype
Image: Harry & David
Fancy people want to give one another these pears from Harry & David. Join their ranks.
Price: $29 at Harry & David
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well-reviewed coffees from Birmingham
Extremely, AL-based coffee company Revelator.
Price: $18 for 12oz
Give the gift they’ve always desired: better-than-average smelling hand sanitizer. (For real, though, it smells good really.)
Price: $10 at Saks Fifth Avenue
Get them the set that matches their bathroom.
Price: $12.49 for 4 on Amazon
And some fancy toothpaste to go along with it.
Price: $10.50 on Amazon
If you’re fortunate enough to learn a sock snob, think about this celestial pair from Madewell’s collaboration with legwear brand Hansel from Basel.
Price: $20 on Madewell
Drunk Elephant is beloved by many a skincare snob — none of its products contain silicones, chemical screens, perfumes, sodium laurel sulfate, essential oils, or drying alcohols, that your brand identifies because the “Suspicious Six.” This pack of “Littles” allows the one you love snob to test DE’s full line, and you also won’t need to fork out quite just as much.
Price: $90 at Sephora
OK, hear us out. While Carmex isn’t the fanciest of lip balms certainly, it’s the one most defended by its fans fiercely. If however you know a Carmex snob, don’t beat round the bush — have them a shit ton of Carmex just.
Price: $17.99 for 12 on Amazon
Looking for something special for a fashionable teen? The Fjällräven Kanken backpack is featured in so many niche teen memes that it practically feels as though a requirement. In accordance with a teenager, the 15″ version may be the coolest.
Price: $79.95 on Amazon
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An affordable solution to take part in the tortoiseshell trend.
Price: $32 at Coco Cabana
Get this for the friend who won’t stop discussing kombucha. They’ll pivot to pickling and lastly leave you alone maybe.
Price: $22.53 on Amazon
This device, which doubles being an aerator, will make sure that chilled wine doesn’t (the horror!) go above the perfect drinking temperature.
Price: $12.95 on Amazon