The best gifts for couples 2019

Because one gift is better than two!
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By Terri Peters

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It's hard to find gifts everyone on your gift list will like — and when you're shopping for a couple, it can be doubly difficult.

If you're hunting for gifts that both halves of your favorite duo will love, look no further. We've rounded up 20 of the best gift ideas for couples this holiday season.

Bonus: If you're also part of a pair, you may find some inspiration for what to buy your significant other in this list.

When we release our 2019 gift guides, we make sure all prices are current. But prices change frequently, so there’s a chance the prices are now different than they were the day of publication.

Best unique gifts for couples

1. Audible 12-month Membership

Busy couples may have little time to pick up a book and read, but an Audible membership allows them to download audiobooks to their smartphones and listen on the go. Memberships are available in 12-month, 6-month, 3-month and 1-month increments, allowing the gift-giver to choose from a variety of price ranges.

2. Blue Apron Gift Card

A $120 gift card to Blue Apron covers a two week delivery of two-serving meals from the meal delivery service. Couples who receive a gift card can choose from Blue Apron meal plans like vegetarian or Weight-Watchers-Freestyle-friendly. Once they sign up, they'll receive ingredients and recipes by mail that they can cook together, then eat together. Gift cards are also available in $60 and $240 increments.

3. Money Tree

Wish your favorite couple a bit of luck in the coming New Year with this money tree from Teleflora. The money tree, or Pachira, is said to bring good fortune and prosperity, something any pair could use! And, this cute version comes potted in a black container and surrounded with moss and smooth rocks.

Best house gifts for couples

1. Hurom Hexa High-Speed Blender

It's never too early (or too late!) to start collecting high-end kitchen gadgets and this blender from Hurom fits the bill perfectly. Whether the couple you're shopping for is just starting out their life together, or have been together for years, an upgrade to this beautiful blender — that also has soup and smoothie settings — would be a welcome gift.

2. Smeg 4-Slice Toaster

Another crave-able kitchen gadget is this four-slice toaster from Smeg. As families grow and couples do more cooking, upgrading from a two-slice toaster to one that handles four at a time is a game-changer in the kitchen. And, the cute retro design is available in fun colors like red, pink and pastel blue.

Best tech gifts for couples

1. Belkin Boost Up Wireless Charging Dock for iPhone and Apple Watch

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Not only does this wireless charging dock from Belkin look beautiful on a dresser or table, but it also keeps devices looking neat and organized while they're charging. The dock also allows them to use their apple watch as a nightstand alarm clock and has an extra charging port where an additional device can be charged.

2. Casely Flexible Silicone iPhone Case

Matching phone cases are a great gift for any couple. These durable, protective iPhone cases from Casely come in a variety of patterns, from astronauts to marble, making it easy to find a case that fits anyone's personality.

3. Belkin Portable Pocket Power Bank

For the couple who is always on the go, these portable cell phone chargers from Belkin make a perfect gift. The bank has dual ports, allowing sweethearts to charge both of their devices at the same time. And, a fully charged power bank has enough energy to charge a smartphone five times.

4. Skullcandy Indy Wireless Bluetooth in-Ear Headphones

These wireless earbuds from Skullcandy come in a variety of colors, from mint to deep red, making it easy to personalize them for both halves of the couple. The headphones are sweat-, dust- and water-resistant and they allow users to control the volume, take phone calls and change songs with the touch of a button.

5. Withings Body+ Smart Scale

After the holidays, it's time for healthy New Year's resolutions. This smart scale from Withings measures weight and body composition and has a smartphone app that lets users interact with their data in ways that help them stay focused on their goals. It's a perfect gift for couples who want to make health a priority in 2020.

Best games for couples

1. Lego "Stranger Things" The Upside Down Building Kit

Give couples the gift of an interesting date night in by gifting them with this Lego "Stranger Things" set. A night in watching the Netflix series while building this complex set sounds like the perfect binge-watching combination to us!

2. Lego Creator Corner Garage Building Kit

These expert-level Creator Lego sets have thousands of pieces and are built bag-by-bag, level-by-level. Gifting a couple with this Corner Garage set — or any set in the Creator series — guarantees lots of together-time and teamwork as they assemble it. And, these sets fit together to form a town, so it's a great gift to build on year after year.

3. "Legend of Zelda" Link's Awakening for Nintendo Switch

Most couples today grew up watching the "Legend of Zelda" cartoon or playing the Nintendo video games. With this new addition to Link's iconic story, couples can relive their past experiences with the "Legend of Zelda" franchise while building new memories.

4. Ring Fit Adventure for Nintendo Switch

This addition to Nintendo Switch is a role-playing game that doubles as a workout. Missions within the game require running, jogging and high-knee movements, making it a fun way for couples to get healthy together while being a bit competitive.

5. Uncommon Questions: Fresh Conversations Starters for Couples Card Game

Couples should never stop learning about one another, so this deck of 200 question cards is a great gift, regardless of how long they've been together. Couples will uncover new things about each other by asking and answering questions about things like fears, happiness and the best times in their relationship.

Best gifts for active couples

1. Schwinn Mikko Women's Cruiser Bike

This women's cruiser bike from Schwinn comes in multiple colors and makes a great gift for the feminine half of the couples on your list. Add its male counterpart for a great his-and-hers gift for the couples in your life.

2. Schwinn Huron Men's Cruiser Bike

The match to Schwinn's Mikko women's cruiser bike is this men's version, named the Huron. This matching cycle duo is perfect for sending your favorite couple riding off into the sunset together.

Best party gifts for couples

1. Partida Blanco Tequila

A nice bottle of tequila makes a great gift for a couple and this tequila from Partida would be a welcome addition to anyone's bar cart. Pair it with the cute margarita pitcher and glasses below and you've got yourself a fun and thoughtful gift.

2. Kate Spade New York Margarita Party Kit

When life gives you limes, make margaritas! This festive acrylic pitcher and glasses set from Kate Spade would get any couple in the mood for a fiesta.

3. Empress 1908 Original Indigo Gin

This unique indigo-colored gin from Empress is infused with butterfly pea blossoms to give it beautiful coloring. If citrus or tonic is added to the gin, it turns a soft pink color.

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