15 Unexpected Holiday Gifts From Ikea

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Need to make an Ikea run? While you're at it, pick out some holiday gifts. Ikea has affordable and sweet gift options for family, friends, and acquaintances, alike. From a cozy blanket to a precious stuffed animal, you can't go wrong with these 15 picks.

1. Children's Apron With Chef's Hat, $6.99

Perfect for your little chef. This apron and hat combo is suited for children ages three and up.

2. Slippers, $9.99

These cozy-as-can-be slippers have grips on the soles to prevent any and all ungraceful slipping.

3. Lounging Vest, $34.99

There's guaranteed to be at least one perennially cold person in your life who would appreciate wearing a blanket.

4. Lisamari Throw, $19.99

Speaking of fighting the chills, this blanket is warm and offers a cheerful pop of color.

5. Njutning Scented Candle in Blossoming Bergamot, $7.99

Try this for a cold winter's day: A bergamot and tea-with-warm-milk scented candle.

6. Cat House on Legs With Pad, $54.98

Don't forget gifts for your furry friends! Plus, this cat house is a super stylish addition to any space.

7. Play Kitchen, $69

Is there anything cuter than this mini Ikea kitchen? It would make a little future chef very, very happy.

8. Warm Spices Scented Candle, $3.99

This candle doesn't only smell delightfully of warm spices with a hint of maple, but also comes in a festive pot.

9. Elephant Soft Toy, $14.99

This XXL elephant stuffed animal is an excellent gift for children and adults in need of comfort, alike.

10. Pet Bed With Pad, $27.98

Hey, we're not only keeping the cats in mind here. This squishy pet bed fits dogs, too.

11. Bake at Home Recipe Book, $7.99

Listen up, Ikea food lovers! This cookbook includes yummy baking recipes from Sweden and beyond.

12. Sladda Bicycle, $499

Encourage someone to make like the Swedes and bike around town.

13. Gingerbread House, $3.99

A lovely — and affordably priced — sweet treat. Assembling this gingerbread house is a fun distraction for when those long, winter days begin to drag.

14. Decorative Hourglass, $7.99

Offer some desk decor to your favorite coworker.

15. Succulent Plant With Pink Pot, $14.99

Millennial pink, anyone? The green and pink color combo of this live succulent is pretty as can be.

Still in search of the perfect present? Check out some more of our 2017 holiday gift guides:

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Carolin Lehmann is an Associate Editor at Hunker. She's a graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism and has previously written for HuffPost, Seventeen magazine, and a variety of local news outlets. As a studio apartment dweller, she's always on the lookout for new ways to decorate a rental on a budget.

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