100+ Awesome Holiday Gifts for Designers - The Ultimate Gift Guide for Designers

It's getting to be that lovely time of year again where snow lightly falls outside your window, the Coca-Cola polar bear is back, Santa is coming to town and you drink a lot...of eggnog ;)

Now one of the most fun but often daunting tasks is to find the perfect gift for everyone on your list.  If this task isn't already hard enough, we all have that one designer friend that is IMPOSSIBLE to shop for! Or maybe you are a designer yourself and are looking for inspiration on what to add to your own wishlist. 

Alas, have no fear! Gifts for a Designer is here bringing you the BEST! and GREATEST! holiday gift list for all of your architect, designer, and creative friends! People, this list is Yuuge, but we have broken it down into some great categories (click each to skip ahead)

 

 

Minimal Pens:

 Let's face it, designers draw, write, and scribble all the time!  Doing so, they need the "write" tools to do it.  Here is a lovely collection of pens any designer is going to love!

 

1. Tungsten Steel Head Pen - $13 

Tungsten Steel Head Pen, Minimal Pen

 

2. Milled Brass Pen - $10

Milled Brass Pen, Gifts for a Designer

 

3. Vintage Wood and Brass Fountain Pen - $33

High Quality vintage Fountain Pen Rosewood and Brass Pen

 

4. Rose Gold Edition Gel Ink Pen - $29

Rose Gold Edition Gel Ink Pen

5. Handmade Vintage Brass and Wood Pen - $29

Handmade Vintage Brass and Wood Pen

 

6. Milled Brass Refill Pen - $49

Milled Brass Refill Pen

 

7. Stainless Steel Bolt Action Pen and Wood Case - $39

Stainless Steel Bolt Action Pen and Wood Case

 

8. Minimal Metal Fountain Pen - $29

Minimal Metal Fountain Pen

 

9.  Red Sandalwood and Brass Fountain Pen with Walnut Case - $99

Red Sandalwood and Brass Fountain Pen with Walnut Case

 

10.  Open Air Aluminum Alloy Pen - $99

Open Air Aluminum Alloy Pen

 

11. Hand Made Solid Wood Brass Refill Pen - $129

Hand Made Solid Wood Brass Refill Pen

12. Felt Pencil Case - $7

Felt Pencil Case

 

13. Minimalist Style Felt Pencil Cases - $19

Minimalist Style Felt Pencil Cases

 

13. Felt Pen Case - $19

Felt Pen Case

 

14. Felt Pen Pouch - $7

Felt Pen Pouch

 

15. Simple Pencil Case - $9

Simple Pen Case

 

16. Wool Pencil Case - $13

 Wool Pencil Case

 

16. Milled Brass Pen - $13

 

Milled Brass Pen Holder

Backpacks:

It’s no doubt that one of the things you need as a designer is a backpack that awesomely reflects your own individual style and preference. Here is a great collection of backpacks that I’m sure you’ll definitely love.

 

18. BackShield - A Minimal Anti-Theft Backpack - $49

BackShield- A Minimal Anti-Theft Backpack 

 

19. The Ozuko - Water Repellent Backpack - $79

The Ozuko - Anti theft Bag Water Repellent Backpack

 

 

20. Minimal Nylon Backpack - $69

Minimal Nylon Backpack

 

21. Modern Fold-Over Backpack - $79

Modern Fold-Over Backpack

 

22. The City Elite Bag- $89

The City Elite Bag - Anti-Theft Water Resistant Smart Backpack w/ USB Charging Port

 

23. Vintage Leather Travel Backpack- $129

Genuine Vintage Style Leather Travel Backpack

 

24. Cowhide Genuine Leather Vintage Backpack- $129

Cowhide Genuine Leather Vintage Backpack

 

25. Notebook Canvas Backpack- $69

Notebook Canvas backpack

 

26. Genuine Leather Travel Backpack- $99

Genuine Leather Travel Backpack

 

27. Cow Leather Backpack- $49

Cow Leather Backpack

 

28. Genuine Leather Travel Bag- $129

Genuine Leather Travel Bag

 

29. Canvas Backpack- $39

Canvas Backpacks

 

30. Versatile Canvas Laptop Backpack- $49

Versatile Canvas Laptop

 

31. Distressed Genuine Leather Backpack- $129

Distressed Genuine Leather Backpack

 

32. Anti-Theft Computer Backpack- $59

Antitheft Computer Backpack

 

33. Genuine Leather Minimal Backpack- $99

Genuine Leather Minimal Backpack

 

34. Minimal Vintage Leather Messenger Bag- $129

Minimal Vintage Leather Laptop Messenger Bag

 

35. Black Water Resistant Backpacks for 15.6"/17" Laptops- $89

Black Water Resistant Backpacks for 15.6" and 17" Laptops

 

 

Minimal Watches:

One of the most important things that every designer should be able to do is to tell their time in style. You don’t only need a watch for telling time, but it has to also come with a minimalist design that’s a pleasure to look at. Here are some of the amazing watches in our collection.

 

 

36. Minimal Steel Faced Watch- $39

Minimal Steel Faced Watch

 

 

37.The Voyager- $29

The Voyager

 

 

38.Ultra Thin Minimal Stainless Steel Watch- $39

Ultra Thin Minimal Stainless Steel Watch

39. Nordic Minimalist Watch- $19

 Nordic Minimalist Watch

 

 

40. The Seafarer- $39

The Seafarer

 

 

41. Stainless Steel Minimal Watch- $19

Stainless Steel Minimal Watch

 

 

42. Minimal Stainless Steel Watch- $89

Minimal Stainless Steel Watch

 

 

43. Minimal Marble Back Watch- $9

 Minimal Marble Back Watch

 

 

44. Minimalist Stainless Steel Watch- $99

Minimalist Stainless Steel Watch

 

 

45. Kronos- $19

Kronos

 

46. Ultra Thin GIMTO Watch- $59

Ultra Thin GIMTO Watch

 

47. Half Face Stainless Steel Watch- $39

Half Face Stainless Steel Watch

 

48. The Topo- $19

The Topo

 

49. Wood Watch with Luminous Hands- $49

 Wood Watch for Men with Luminous Hands

 

50.  Full Wooden Hand-made Designer Watch- $39

Full Wooden Hand-made Designer Watch

 

 

51. Natural Bamboo Watch- $39

 Natural Bamboo Watch

 

 

Laptop Cases:

Carry your laptop in style by getting any one of these laptop cases. As a designer, it’s no doubt that your laptop is your most valuable item and as such, it should be carried in a case that protects it whilst also offering that wonderful visual appeal at the same time.

 

52. Wool Felt Sleeve Laptop Sleeve- $19

Wool Felt Sleeve Laptop Sleeve

 

53. Felt Laptop Shoulder Bag- $39

Felt Laptop Shoulder Bag

 

54. Slim Wool Felt PC Sleeve- $19

Slim Wool Felt PC Sleeve

 

55. Felt Laptop Sleeve for 12" and 13" Laptops- $29

Felt Laptop Sleeve for 12" and 13" Laptops

 

 

56. Felt Laptop/Tablet Sleeve with Leather Edges- $19

Felt Laptop/Tablet Sleeve with Leather Edges

 

 

57. Water Resistant Laptop Bag- $39

Water Resistant Laptop Bag

 

58. Laptop Cover Case For Macbook- $13

Laptop Cover Case For Macbook

 

59. Felt Laptop Sleeve- $19

Felt Laptop Sleeve

 

 

60. Genuine Leather Laptop Sleeve and Accessory Pouch- $99

Genuine Leather Laptop Sleeve and Accessory Pouch

 

 

61. Pu Leather Laptop Case Set- $39

Pu Leather Laptop Case Set

 

62. Genuine Leather Laptop Sleeve and Charger Case- $89

Genuine Leather Laptop Sleeve and Charger Case

 

63. Oxford Style Leather Messenger Bag- $129

Oxford Style Leather Messenger Bag

 

64. Vintage Matte Leather Messenger Bag- $129

Vintage Matte Leather Messenger Bag

65.  Handmade Leather Messenger Bag- $179

Handmade Leather Messenger Bag

 

 

66. Thin Genuine Leather Briefcase and Laptop Bag- $139

Thin Genuine Leather Briefcase and Laptop Bag

 

67. Leather Laptop Sleeve and Charger Case- $89

 Leather Laptop Sleeve and Charger Case

 

Geometric Jewelry:

Our geometric jewelry collection will ensure that your show your creative flair. Be sure to go through it and get any if it appeals to you.

 

68. The Brazen - Him and Her Tungsten and Copper Rings- $29

The Brazen - Him and Her Tungsten and Copper Rings

 

69.The Facet- $19

The Facet

 

 

70.The Chiseled- $19

 The Chiseled

 

 

71. The Charcoal- $19

The Charcoal

 

72. The Hidden Fire- $19

The Hidden Fire

 

 

73.The Hex- $9

The Hex

 

74. Viennois Gold Geometric Earrings- $19

Viennois Gold Geometric Earrings

 

 

75. Viennois Rose Gold & Gun Color Triangular Dangle Earrings- $19

Viennois Rose Gold & Gun Color Triangular Dangle Earrings

 

 

76. Viennois Gold Color Circles Stud Earrings- $19

Viennois Gold Color Circles Stud Earrings

 

 

77. Viennois Rose Gold Geometric Dangle Earrings- $19

Viennois Rose Gold Geometric Dangle Earrings

 

 

78. Viennois Light Gold Asymmetric Dangle Earrings- $19

Viennois Light Gold Asymmetric Dangle Earrings

 

79. Minimalist Mountain Top Pendant- $7

Minimalist Mountain Top Pendant

 

80. Stainless Steel Screw Anchor Shackles- $19

Stainless Steel Screw Anchor Shackles

 

81. Rounded Natural Stone Bracelet- $9

Rounded Natural Stone Bracelet

 

82. Dumbell Bead Bracelet- $9

Dumbell Bead Bracelet

 

83. Stainless Steel Milled Bracelet- $19

Stainless Steel Milled Bracelet

 

84. Stainless Steel Bracelet- $19

Stainless Steel Bracelet

85. Double Row Sediment Beads Bracelet - $19

Double Row Sediment Beads Bracelet

 

 

86. Geometric Round Wood Pendant - $9

Geometric Round Wood Pendant

 

87. Minimal Handmade Wood and Resin Necklace- $10

Minimal Handmade Wood and Resin Necklace

 

 

88. Geometric Deer Necklace- $9

Geometric Deer Necklace

 

89. Geometric Bear Necklace- $9

Geometric Bear Necklace

 

 

90. Geometric Hummingbird Necklace- $9

 Geometric Hummingbird Necklace

 

 

91. Geometric Butterfly Necklace- $9

Geometric Butterfly Necklace

 You can get many more variations at the links above!

 

 

Office Supplies + Stationary:

Great designers are known for being really organized and ready to act the part when the situation requires them to. This means having a pen that writes clearly and will also stand up to the occasion with respect to visual appeal. If you are in search of a lovely collection of pens and stationery that’ll prove to be useful to you, then feel free to go through our collection.

 

92. Concrete Desk Organizer- $125

Concrete Desk Organizer

 

93. Colorful Designer's Stationery Gift Set- $79

Colorful Designer's Stationery Gift Set

 

 

94. 4pcs/set Creative Cement Desk Organizer- $59

4pcs/set Creative Cement Desk Organizer

 

95. Hardcover Notebook- $19

 Hardcover Notebook

 

 

96. Linen Cover Sketchbook- $39

Linen Cover Sketchbook

 

 

97. File Folder A4 File Organizer Bag A5 Document File Bag- $19

File Folder A4 File Organizer Bag A5 Document File Bag

 

 

98. Brass and Leather Pen Clips- $7

Brass and Leather Pen Clips

 

 

99. Vintage Leather File Envelope - $79

https://giftsforadesigner.com/collections/leather-goods/products/vintage-leather-file-envelope

 

 

100. Leather Notebook and Diary - $19

Leather Notebook and Diary

 

Home Decor

Your home should do its part to inspire you and get your creative juices flowing. Apart from that, your home should also be as appealing as your work. If you are looking for awesome home décor items that’ll definitely suit you as a designer, here is an awesome collection for you.

 

101. Modern Geometric Cement Animal Plant Pots - $39

Modern Geometric Cement Animal Plant Pots

 

 

102. Minimal Desktop Cement Flower Pot - $39

Minimal Desktop Cement Flower Pot

 

 

103. Floating Bonsai Plant Pot - $89

Floating Bonsai Plant Pot

 

 

104. Staygold Zakka Creative Ceramics Seasoning Bottle Set - $25

Staygold Zakka Creative Ceramics Seasoning Bottle Set

 

 

105 . A16 USB Power LED Desk Lamp 3 Level Dimmer - $69

A16 USB Power LED Desk Lamp 3 Level Dimmer

 

106. Wood Cutting Board - $35-75

Wood Cutting Board

 

107. Minimal Greyhound Wall Art- $19-39

Minimal Greyhound Wall Art

 

 

108. Minimal Wall Art- $19-39

Minimal Wall Art

 

 

109. Modern Nordic Minimalist Geometric Shape Wall Art- $9-79

Modern Nordic Minimalist Black White Geometric Shape Wall Art

 

 

110. 2D Style Table Lamp Dimmable- $89

2D Style Table Lamp Dimmable

 

 

111. Japanese Full Moon Wood Table Lamp - $229

 Japanese Full Moon Wood Table Lamp

 

 

112. Modern Wood Slit Table Lamp - $139

Modern Wood Slit Table Lamp

 

So there we have it, this is our Gifts for Designers gift guide! I hope this inspires some great ideas and brings smiles to lots of faces :)  Feel free to share this with your friends and family and spread the word!


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