Gift Guide: 12 Gifts for Coworkers

Dazzle your colleagues with thoughtful, non-boring gifts this holiday season. Each one is under $50, so you can spend more on your holiday party dress. Or, um, cool gifts for your friends and family. Click through the slideshow to shop.

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Have an animal-loving cubemate? Get 'em this multifunctional desk caddy-slash-aquarium that's—get this—USB-powered. It even plays soothing nature sounds, and the tank comes with pretty gravel and a plastic fern. (The only thing missing is the fish.)
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Lavender is known for its soothing power, so this relaxing, aromatic candle would be perfect to use on deadline-heavy days.
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This colorblocked iPhone case is super adorable—and the cardholder makes it super functional, too.
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Know someone with a green thumb? Get them this miniature desk garden. It comes ready with soil—just sprinkle in the seeds (mustard, clover, lettuce, and watercress), add water, and watch them grow.
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Cold weather means dry, chapped hands, so hand lotion is a necessity. This gift package comes with three super luxurious and delicious-smelling hand creams, so your coworker can keep one in her desk drawer, one in her purse and one at home.
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A luggage tag is an ideal gift for office jet-setter. The silver plate will be easy to spot on the baggage carousel, and they'll never have to use one of those flimsy paper tags ever again.
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This nostalgic game is so much cooler than a boring sandbox-and-rake desk accessory. Get it for that fun-loving exec down the hall.
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This sleek beverage warmer is essentially a heated coaster, which makes it a great winter gift for your coffee—or tea—obsessed officemate.
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Your coworker will love snuggling up in this super soft blanket. (It's just one of those foolproof gifts, you know?)
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This cool-looking, microwavable lunch box is a busy epicurean's dream. It's got a tight lid, a seperate dish and a sauce pot for salad dressing or soy sauce.
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Fancy stationery will make an important coworker feel ever more important.
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This sturdy wooden box comes with six seriously challenging puzzles that'll make even the biggest brain-teaser enthusiast scratch their head.

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