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Young adults can be some of the most difficult people to shop for on our Christmas lists. We want to find them a gift that is fun yet practical, trendy yet timeless! When it comes to picking out a great gift for the grown kid in your life, look no further than some of our favorite finds for this holiday season.

Stylish Computer Accessories

Young adults and their laptops are inseparable. Keep their expensive tech safe and looking stylish whether they’re doing work in the library or watching Netflix in bed. A monochromatic hard laptop case with keyboard protector will fit anyone’s style and act as a great canvas for the sticker collector. For the trendsetter, a marble patterned soft touch MacBook cover will make their laptop a modern and elegant statement piece.

This shell case with keyboard protector comes in a wide variety of colors so you can find your child’s favorite.

Choose from a few different marbled patterns for this soft touch case.

Some kids love having the option to use a full-sized mechanical keyboard with their laptops. The satisfying clacking of the keys makes writing more comfortable with the larger real estate of a mechanical keyboard. This mechanical gaming keyboard with backlighting is ergonomically designed for a flawless typing experience. A high performance keyboard is perfect for the game lover, but also delivers results for the diligent writer.

Backlit keys make this mechanical keyboard the ultimate statement piece for a desk.

Make An Apartment Desk Fun With Playful Accessories

This old school 15 minute hour-glass looks great and is a fun way to pass the time.

Any desk will look instantly cooler with this hourglass.

Give your adult kids a helping hand organizing their favorite books. A set of Hand Bookends will be great for saving books from getting lost in piles or shoved under beds while also maximizing desk space.

These bookends are hip, modern, and functional.

Always have favorite writing utensils nearby with a fun pencil cup or desk organizer. A simple pencil cup will get the job done, while a multipurpose desk organizer will keep several items that can be easily misplaced within immediate reach.

This artsy hand pencil cup will keep pens and pencils from getting lost in messy drawers.

Keep paperclips, rubber bands, pens, and pencils from getting jumbled into mayhem with this adorable cactus desk organizer.


We always ask our kids to write thank-you notes, why not let them have fun with it?  These pens are a great addition to their stationary collection. Upgrade your daughter or son’s selection with this gorgeous, high-quality Copic Classic Markers 72 pack.

Color coding will be a breeze with this marker pack.

A good quality, portable notebook is a must-have for the first job. Whether they’re an avid user of the bullet journal system, need a place to take notes, or have to jot down quick reminders throughout the day, no notebook will go to waste. The Leuchtturm 1917 journal comes in a variety of colors and layout styles that will suit anyone’s needs.

Leuchtturm 1917 journals are a favorite for bullet journaling enthusiasts.

Sticky notes are a great way to keep track of daily to-dos. They don’t always have to be boring! Brighten up your kid’s apartment to-do lists with these fun Days of the Week Sticky Notes.

Other fun designs also make great gifts and stocking stuffers.

Can’t decide on a great stationary gift? Give the gift that keeps on giving with a Well Inked subscription box. Each box comes with great high-end stationary goodies so their pen and paper needs will always be met. Include the code “CHRISTMAS” at checkout and they’ll do the gift wrapping and allow you to customize a card!

Subscribe for any amount of months you’d like to gift your child a Well Inked box.

High-Quality Headphones

At the gym or walking to work, your kids are always plugged into their headphones. Upgrade them to a stylish new pair this holiday season. The Beats Solo3 Wireless Headphones are a great over-ear, bluetooth option. For a lower profile headphone, the Noise isolated wood earbuds will be an understated upgrade that can make all the difference in a headphone experience.

Beats headphones come in several great color options.

These wood grain earbuds will provide an unparalleled noise cancelling experience for distraction-free use.

Apartment-Friendly Speakers

Do your kids love listening to music in their new homes? Give them a great quality, portable, bluetooth speaker this holiday season and they will be  ecstatic to upgrade from playing music straight out of their phone. Three high-quality options for apartment-friendly speakers are the Alexa-enabled 2nd Generation Echo, the long-lasting Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker, and the ultra durable JBL Flip 3.

Your kids will have a blast with Alexa on the Echo 2.

Known for their long-lasting batteries, this Anker speaker will never let your children down.


This JBL speaker is easy to use, but hard to damage.

Coffee And Lunch Gear

Your working kids are always on the move with a caffeinated beverage in hand. They will definitely get a chuckle from this mug with attitude.

Mugs are great gifts for everyone.

For hot beverages on the go, a stylish Reusable Glass Coffee Cup will make it easy to see when needing a refill. Cold beverages are just as important! Keep them chilled to perfection all day long with a Corkcicle insulated tumbler.

A distinctive travel mug is also less likely to get left behind when leaving in a hurry.

Corkcicle tumblers are available in countless shapes, sizes, and colors to fit anyone’s cold beverage needs.

In order to pack a healthy and delicious lunch for work, the lunchbox salad kit will keep items separate and secure even when on the move.

This lunch packing kit includes handy compartments for dressing as well as a super secure strap.


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For the tea-loving family member, give the gift of a Tea Runners subscription box to treat them to a wide variety of delicious teas from around the world! Your son or daughter will love this service for staying caffeinated and cultured.

Each monthly box can brew up to 50 cups of tea!

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