You’ve made your list, you’ve checked it twice, you’re heading out to The Home Depot to shop for everyone whether naughty or nice. Yes, The Home Depot. Your favorite everything-you-need-for-your-home superstore is filled with gift ideas, whether you’re shopping for a DIYer, home decorator, plant lover, or anyone who likes practical—but fun—gifts.
If you know someone new to the world of power tools, give them everything they need to get started in one five-tool combo kit. They’ll get a drill, impact driver, two saws, a work light, and batteries with a charger, all in a convenient carry bag.
Tool Kit Extraordinaire
You’d be hard-pressed to find a standard household tool not included in this 135-piece tool kit. From hammer to utility knife to level—plus a cordless screwdriver—this box contains everything needed to tackle just about any job around the house.
A Meltable Feast
If your list includes a recipient who loves to entertain, make their next party a celebration of all things meltable with this electric fondue set. It has a 3-quart capacity and eight fondue forks for family or parties and its nonstick interior cleans easily. Whether it’s cheese, chocolate, or beef sauce, everything tastes better when it’s dipped.
Grow an Indoor Garden
Know someone with a green thumb? Help them use it even during the colder months with the Harvest Elite Slim from AeroGarden. With its LED lights and reminders to add water and plant food, this bundled system can help anyone start seedlings or grow herbs and veggies.
Air Hockey Game
When this tabletop air hockey game comes out from under the tree, competition is going to get fierce. Lightweight and portable, the battery-powered table that measures just 35 inches long, lets you bring a hockey game just about anywhere.
Every chef knows that quality knives make all the difference in the kitchen. Treat your favorite cook to this set of German steel knives with bonded teak handles designed for balance and durability. The 15-piece set includes a boning knife, bread knife, and cheese knife, plus a wood block for safe storage.
Feed your beef (or venison, chicken, or turkey) jerky addiction with homemade treats. Just season the meat, load up the jerky gun, and squeeze out jerky snack sticks or sausages ready for drying. It’s easy and delicious.
These four gorgeous mugs are solid copper with a brass handle. The unlacquered hammered design on the outside can age to a patina or take a polish to keep a shiny finish. They’re perfect for Moscow mule cocktails or any other cold beverage that deserves such a special cup.
The amateur chef on your list will be excited to unwrap this versatile air fryer. The countertop appliance can bake, fry, rotisserie, reheat, toast, and grill faster than most ordinary ovens.
Taste of the Good Life
What do you get for the host with the most? This gold bar cart is a good start. Evoking the classic cocktail parties of the 1960s, this rolling bar cart can go easily from room to room to facilitate easy drink service. If you're feeling especially generous, add in a bottle of the good stuff when you wrap up this gift.
Sparkling Water in Seconds
Forget about buying sparkling water or club soda. Instead, let the handy SodaStream Terra convert plain water into carbonated water with just the pump of a button. The machine offers three levels of carbonation from which to choose. Drink your bubbles straight, or add SodaStream’s flavored syrups or fruit juice.
Leather Tool Bag
Quality tools deserve a quality holder, and that’s just what your loved one will get if they’re gifted this stunning, 7-inch-by-12.5-inch leather tool bag. The brushed cowhide includes a zippered opening to easily corral and carry wrenches, pliers, screwdrivers and other tools.
Gift of Sound
Does someone on your list love music as much as they love their privacy? Get them these quality headphones that have active noise-canceling technology, so they can hear what they want and block out other distractions, even helping to take calls on the job. With comfort features, a battery that lasts about 14 hours, and Bluetooth-enabled connectivity, the headphones will please those who work on noisy job sites, teens, and mature audiophiles alike.
Coffee Break On the Go
Now your favorite outdoorsman or handyman can enjoy freshly brewed espresso wherever they go. The hand-powered Simpresso Portable Espresso Machine gives the ability to refuel from anywhere with the use of lightweight pods.
Play and Learn
Keep your littlest helper busy with this junior tool set from Stanley that includes child-size real tools for working alongside mom, dad, or grandparents. The set includes a hammer, screwdrivers, safety goggles, and a kid-size tool belt to hold the pieces while kids are “working.”
It’s not going to be winter forever. Soon, the sun will shine and the weather will be perfect for a game of bocce. And when that day comes, the lucky recipient of this deluxe bocce set with tournament-quality balls, a measuring tape, and a nylon storage case will thank you for your thoughtfulness.
Give the gift of imagination and outdoor fun with this colorful picnic table that seats four small ones. It’s bright but sturdy; each bench holds up to 88 pounds. The set includes an umbrella that inserts in the table.
Turn Up the Tunes
What’s life without music? The Ryobi ONE+ Speaker plays tunes right where you are, maybe at a job site, campsite, or outdoor party. Power it with a Ryobi 18V battery or straight from a power outlet. The Ryobi ONE+ has dual speakers and a USB port to plug in a smart device, plus it has Bluetooth capability to stream music right from your phone.
On the Bullseye
Looking for a gift idea for someone with a basement bar, game room, or large covered patio? How about this gorgeous solid wood dartboard with cabinet? Included are two sets of steel-tipped darts.
Craft Beer Brewing Kit
For the person who has everything—except their own brewery—here’s a kit that includes the equipment and ingredients needed to brew up a batch of craft beer. It features a 2-gallon conical fermenting system.
Just because it’s cold outside doesn’t mean putting all sports on hold. Give your favorite team player his or her very own electronic basketball game. With eight game options, an LED scoreboard with lights and sounds, and sturdy construction, it’s the perfect addition to the game room.
This beautiful hardwood cutting board is a wonderful gift for any home chef. Use it to chop, carve, or slice; the grooves around the edge drain away juice, and you can flip it over to use either side.
Cold Beer to Go
A good beer deserves a good growler, and this GrowlerWerks uKeg pressurized growler qualifies as great. It keeps beer cold for up to 9 hours, and fresh and carbonated for up to 2 weeks. A dispenser tap allows you to pour one out without fumbling to open the cap.
All the Bells and Whistles
Hear and see your visitors coming with this video doorbell. To install, you can wire it yourself, using existing doorbell wiring for power and a WiFi connection for video, audio, and notifications. This Ring doorbell has adjustable motion zones, and the two-way audio allows you to talk to your guests to let them know you’re on your way to greet them.
Make 2 quarts of ice cream, sorbet, or gelato with the push of a button on this countertop electric ice cream maker from Cuisinart. No chemicals, salt, ice, or elbow grease required, and a recipe book is included.
Better than the average bag chair, this sturdy folding chair comes complete with an attached cooler for drinks, plus an attached side table. An adjustable nylon strap makes it easy to carry. It'll come in handy for backyard gatherings, camping, or tailgating.
Singing in the Shower
Your teen or spouse can listen to all their favorite tunes and podcasts in the shower with this bathroom exhaust fan Bluetooth speaker. The ultraquiet fan keeps excess moisture away while family members enjoy crystal clear audio that can stream from a phone, tablet, or computer. It’s also equipped with a long-life LED light.
Get Ready for Movie Night
It’s not movie night without popcorn, so give someone special the gift of crunchy goodness with this countertop popcorn maker. Its retro style belies the quick, air-popped popcorn it produces—up to 16 cups.
Portable Putting Green
Practice your putting skills with this 3-foot by 5-foot synthetic turf practice green. Perfectly portable, so you can take it indoors or out, the practice green comes with a cup and one rubber tee, and it's good for all clubs, including chippers.
The ultimate set of gadgets for the home bar has arrived. This classic hammered silver plated cocktail kit includes an ice bucket, shaker, strainer, stirrer, and other necessary accessories for crafting beverages. It also includes a matching tray for keeping the bartop neat while gift recipients hone their cocktail-crafting skills.
Know someone who could use some relaxation? Gift them this modern wood aromatherapy oil diffuser and humidifier. While it gently moisturizes the dry air inside, it also disperses soothing scents.
Every serious crafter or woodworker needs a quality rotary tool. This 1.8-amp model is variable speed and comes with 45 accessories, so your gift recipient can accomplish any finishing task on the workbench.
Google Nest Mini
Google Nest Mini is the personal assistant you or a lucky friend never knew you needed. Control different aspects of the home by issuing the Google Nest Mini simple voice commands. The gadget also plays music with more power and bass than its previous versions did.
You don’t need to be home to enjoy a great grilled meal. Take this tabletop propane grill to the beach, campsite, or park to enjoy a hot cooked meal just about anywhere. An easy-start electric ignition will get you cooking fast, and the built-in thermometer ensures your meals are cooked to the perfect temperature.
An industry stalwart, the KitchenAid stand mixer is on the wish list of many, if not all, home cooks and bakers. Choose from a range of colors in this 5-quart Artisan series model and enjoy years of reliable mixing, blending, and whipping.
Brew and Go
This is a terrific gift for a friend who’s always on the go. They can grab their coffee and go with this single-serve coffee maker. This Hamilton Beach coffee maker can brew from single-serve pods or grounds. Brew up to 14 ounces for a travel mug, and all your loved one or office mate needs are coffee and water to make the perfect cup of joe before heading out the door.
Perfect for the pond or the lake, this spinning rod and reel has what it takes to catch bass, trout, catfish, and more. It’s made of lightweight fiberglass and has a comfortable foam handle.
Give the gift of comfort and style with this Sherpa throw blanket. Oversized and super soft, it's the perfect thing to cuddle under on winter nights. This plush, machine-washable blanket is reversible and comes in a choice of two colors.
Sip and Chill
You can have a beverage cooler even if your kitchen lacks the real estate for a full-size model. This 62-can beverage refrigerator can fit into a small kitchen, man cave, game room, or kitchen, with no installation but plugging it in.
A Packed Picnic
Picnic in style with this souped-up picnic backpack that carries a meal for four and everything needed to serve it. The pack includes plates, wine glasses, stainless flatware, and cotton napkins, as well as a food cooler, insulated wine pouch, cutting board, cheese knife, and corkscrew.
Oldie But Cool Goodie
Sometimes shops, dorm rooms, offices, and game rooms need their own mini-fridge for drinks and snacks. A retro model adds some fun and nostalgia instead of an “office break room” appearance. This Magic Chef model features old-time pull handles, a beverage dispenser, and small freezer. It comes in a choice of colors to suit your gift recipient’s style.
An immersion blender makes whipping out meals and treats a breeze. The Cuisinart Smart Stick immersion blender has slide speed control and includes whisk and chopper/grinder attachments along with the standard blender arm. Blend, chop, and puree directly in the pot, pitcher, or bowl to save on prep and cleanup time.
Music Where You Are
Wherever the job site, the Klein Tools Magnetic Bluetooth Speaker will provide tunes to make the work seem lighter. Your gift’s recipient can hang the speaker from its mounting strap, attach it to a metal tool box, or prop it up nearly anywhere to play music via Bluetooth for up to 10 hours straight. The speaker is rugged enough to survive water and dust exposure, and even a 10-foot drop test.
Break Out the Bottles
Anyone who likes to enjoy a glass of vino at dinner will appreciate this gift. With a push of a button, the electric wine opener effortlessly uncorks a bottle, whether the cork is synthetic or natural. It comes with a battery-powered recharging base, so the opener is always ready to go.
Measure and Mix
This snazzy stainless steel cocktail shaker makes it easy to concoct martinis, cosmos, margaritas, and more of your favorite cocktails. It holds up to 24 ounces and can be handwashed with soap and water.
These two-way Motorola radios, which have built-in LED flashlights and NOAA weather radio access, make an excellent gift for outdoorsy types who are frequently in the woods or outside of regular reach. The radios will help you connect with friends or family up to 35 miles away, depending on the terrain (in a neighborhood, the range is closer to 2 miles). The Talkabout T800s have 22 channels, are weatherproof, and can handle pretty severe climate conditions.
A Smarter Pack
Solarbak’s ballistic nylon backpack might be heftier than some backpacks, but it more than makes up for that with versatility. Students, travelers, and professionals alike can slip their laptops in and out of the bag for safe travel, and rest assured that they can recharge the devices with the bag’s solar panel. The material is sturdy and waterproof.
One-Pot Meal Maker
Can your vintage Crock-Pot do this? Pressure cook, slow cook, sauté, boil, and simmer with one machine. This 6-quart cooker is small enough to fit in tiny kitchens, yet large enough to whip up dinner for a family of four. One-touch meal settings allow you to cook chili or grains with the push of a button. It's perfect for college students, recent grads, or any home chef who wants to eat healthier meals in the new year.
A Gift That Greens
Green thumbs or brown thumbs alike will enjoy an easy-care succulent garden. They can grace an office or home with a little green all year long, without the need for lots of water. This ceramic garden comes preplanted in a 6-inch container.
A Place to Pot Plants
Gardeners and houseplant lovers need a place they can make an organized mess. Give them this sleek wooden garden potting bench, which includes a removable stainless steel sink and a drawer for small garden tools. With its shelves and storage options, this bench can make potting up plants more fun and a lot neater.
The Perfect Gift
Holiday shopping shouldn't be stressful in today's world, when you can purchase almost everything on anyone's wish list online. If you're not sure what to buy the friends and family members on your list, check out some of our most popular gift guides for more ideas. From tech-friendly gadgets to simple stocking stuffers, there's sure to be terrific options for everyone on your holiday list!
The prices listed here are accurate as of November 21, 2022.
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