Gift shopping is all about being thoughtful, which means the more personalized, the better. Monograms, zodiac signs, you name it—it doesn't matter how you customize it, all that matters if that you've picked out something they'll love that is unique to them. From fingerprint jewelry to custom candles, these personalized gifts are sure to please—this holiday season and beyond.
$32.80 and up, Etsy
Everyone has a different fingerprint, which is why this is the most personal gift ever. Give your mom a necklace with your dad's print, your sister one with her children's fingers, and more.
Give them a stylish place to write down their thoughts, complete with their initial boldly in gold.
Not only can you get this wallet monogrammed with your mom or sister's initials, but you can personalize the colors too.
$125 and up, UncommonGoods
It's written in the stars, literally. These custom prints replicate the night sky from a special date, whether it was a first meeting, proposal, or the wedding itself.
Speaking of the stars, a pendant that represents their zodiac sign is a fun way to make your gift personal, without a monogram.
These cheese boards are handmade from Italian marble and acacia wood. As if that weren't special enough, you can also get them engraved.
They don't stay young forever, which is why any parent would appreciate a necklace inspired by their children's drawings.
New arrivals could use a cozy blanket made for snuggling. This design can fit up to eight letters, so don't worry about coming up with a nickname.
$68 and up, Etsy
You can get these stainless steel cuff links engraved with handwriting, doodles from your children, you name it.
Why carry a freebie reusable bag when she can sport one of these? Even close-by errands deserve a splash of gold (and interior pockets).
It's the gift that keeps on giving. Recipients can easily add their return address or monogram (or both) onto their mail with this custom rubber stamp.
$50, Wallin & Buerkle
Even the monogram-averse will like these teeny-tiny letter pendants. Add a birthstone charm for an extra special touch.
It's a sentimental thought in a slick package. A custom map of a special place—like a hometown or favorite vacation—induces a little nostalgia.
Writing thank you notes doesn't seem like such a chore with a fresh stack of notecards. Go the extra mile and include a fine-tipped pen.
$329, Restoration Hardware
Slipping into this silky soft robe at the end of a long day? Now that's heaven. Get it monogrammed and you'll even one-up the spa.
Your scatterbrained pal could use this engraved organizer. It keeps everyday essentials tidy and together until his phone reaches 100%.
A classic style is hard to beat. This understated pair will become a staple of his work wardrobe before you know it.
$36 and up, Etsy
Monograms are a classic accent, so a cute travel bag is (you guessed it) an instant classic.
The metallic pop and playful font will be universally appreciated no matter your loved one's age.
This pretty display will instantly remind the owner of all the special days in her family. Bonus: She'll never forget anyone's birthday.
$19 for 4, West Elm
These are made from natural stone—the original chalkboard—so guests can write their names to claim a coaster for the entire party.
$9.99 and up, Etsy
Your favorite wine connoisseur will never have to worry about someone stealing her glass of red, thanks to this lovely engraved stemware.
A collection of throwback photos—or recent Instagrams—can sum up your favorite memories together.
Forget posting photos on Facebook. Personalized candles are a much more sentimental way for family members to show off their smiling loved ones.
If you're looking for a personal holiday gift, nothing is better than hanging an ornament from a loved one that looks exactly like your house.