Dec. 9, 2013 at 10:45 AM ET
Finding gifts for the hard-to-buy-for family and friends on your list just got easier thanks to a handful of fantastical — but also functional — items recommended by lifestyle expert Jene Luciani.
The Air Shark
For the Sharknado Fanatic, the TV movie that made waves this year, comes an inspired gift known as The Air Shark. These are giant inflatable remote-controlled sharks that swim through the air with the same graceful movements as they make underwater.
The website XperienceDays.com gives people the chance to fly a plane, sail a boat, learn to paint and more. Experiences range from $25 to $1,500.
Musical wine glasses
Create a sweet symphony on your tabletop or delight wine lovers with these musical wine glasses from UncommonGoods.com.
The Happy Trunk
The Happy Trunk offers subscriptions for monthly craft and science kits for kids ages 3-11, that they receive in the mail.
For the stylish guy on your list, Fresh Neck is like the "Netflix for ties" that gives men unlimited access to designer neckwear accessories.
Spy Gear lie detector kit
Conduct your own real-life investigation by asking family and friends questions while hooked up to this lie detector machine.