TikTok is a social media platform that has taken the internet by storm. If you haven't been keeping up with what's going viral, you're in luck. The Shop TODAY team has been making a list and checking it twice to keep up with the hottest gift-giving trends on TikTok.
We’ve found everything from chic dresses that can’t be kept in stock, viral beauty products, cozy home goods and games that just about everyone can enjoy. Just be sure to snatch these gifts up early, because the more viral they become, the less likely you are to get them for your favorite TikTokker.
- Best TikTok fashion gifts
- Best TikTok wellness and beauty gifts
- Best TikTok home and kitchen gifts
- Best TikTok tech gifts
- TikTok gift ideas for boyfriends
- Unique TikTok gifts
Best TikTok fashion gifts
The "coastal grandmother" look was a big TikTok trend in 2022. The simple beachy aesthetic ranged from home goods to fashion. With this tote, they can go to the farmers market and stock up on everything they may need to feel just like Ina Garten in her Hamptons home.
If there’s one thing that came back with a vengeance this year, it was Crocs. The iconic shoe comes in a variety of colors, so you can get the one that matches their personality the best. Just be sure to include a package of Jibbitz Charms in the gift so they can have a custom look that stands out from the pack.
Seen all over TikTok for quite some time now, these high-waisted shorts from Free People are a budget-friendly athletic short option in a world where athleisure can be pricey. "These shorts are quite literally the best," said one reviewer, adding "I love the way they look and they don't hug the wrong places."
Girlfriend Collective is an athleisure brand that has increased in popularity thanks to TikTok, and what better gift than one that can be worn to gym class, a yoga event, to school or just to lounge in? With built-in compression shorts, this athletic skort has been reviewed as "stretchy and very comfortable."
For the teen who started implementing Hot Girl Walks into their daily routine, gift them the sneakers that have all the hot girls in a hold. "Hoka has won my heart with these," said one reviewer, with others adding that they provide comfort on even the longest of walks or runs.
Shackets — the cross between a shirt and a jacket — have become super popular thanks to the internet. This cozy plaid option makes a perfect gift for the trendy teen or for the person who's always cold.
TikTok users have been seen sporting these cute scarfs around their necks, heads or even wrapped around a purse. Jump on the trend with this pick that has over 8,800 five-star ratings on Amazon.
The Halara Everyday 2-in-1 Activity Dress-Wannabe has gone viral on TikTok, with fans of the dress saying how soft the fabric is and how well the dress fits multiple body types. We love it because of the integrated shorts that also have pockets.
This velvet style is another Halara product getting a lot of buzz from influencers. The dress comes in various rich hues like dark green and wine red, which makes it perfect for holiday parties or family get-togethers.
Not only do these running shoes look really cool, but they've also garnered a lot of appreciation from the internet and Amazon shoppers. With over 22,000 five-star ratings and counting, these trendy kicks come in 17 bright colors and are known for being lightweight and comfortable.
Sunloops are a favorite accessory on TikTok. The customizable sunglasses allow you to pick the frame color, chain color and decorative charm that will dangle like an earring from the glasses. Sunloops also bring a fun retro vibe to any outfit your TikTok lover may be putting together.
Best Tiktok wellness and beauty gifts
Everything '90s and Y2K is coming back, including hair claw clips. This set of four comes in trendy colors like Barbie pink, olive green and posh black so they can pick the look they want to go with for the day.
YogaToes Gems may look a little funny at first, but they work wonders for those who have been in high-heeled shoes or standing on their feet all day. The small device fits between each toe, allowing your feet to stretch and toes to relax from working hard all day.
For the teen who needs a refreshing wake up call each morning, gift this! A different take on the ice globes and rollers that have gained popularity thanks to TikTok, place the silicone cap on this pill-shaped cube and fill with water via an insert through the top. Cut up cucumbers or lemons to add a bit of zest to their morning.
This balm made TikTok's official gift guide last year, but its popularity has made it a highly wanted product this holiday season, too. Grab a few while they're still in stock to stuff in stockings or to wrap under the tree.
This Chinese medicinal facial tool gained a ton of popularity on TikTok, and users everywhere have raved about its powers. Experience the gift of improved circulation, pain alleviation and minimized fine lines.
Forget the hot tools that can ruin your hair. RobeCurls have amassed thousands of views on TikTok, making it one of the best beauty gifts you can give this year. The Curling Headband creates heatless ringlets or waves while sleeping. All your TikTok lover has to do is wrap their hair around the headband and let it sit for a few hours, then unwrap their hair for perfectly bouncy curls.
Fenty Beauty is constantly going viral on TikTok thanks to its large, inclusive color collections that match almost every skin tone. One product that TikTok beauty gurus can’t get enough of is this makeup essential that brightens the under-eye area for a no-make-up look that instantly lifts your entire face from drab to fab after long nights out with friends or holiday parties that run a little later than expected.
Best TikTok home and kitchen gifts
If they can’t stop talking about wanting to be a coastal grandma, consider this wall decor in a chic sandy color that combines ivory ceramic disks and wood for a perfect beach look.
For the girly girl who can’t get enough of the Barbiecore trend, this frilly pink bedding is perfect. The set comes with a comforter and sham, which can be paired with white or pink sheets for the ultimate Barbie look.
Beautiful coffee drinks are all over TikTok, and inside each glass are tiny ice cubes. With this tray, they will be able to make their own mini square ice cubes for drinks. P.S. We suggest making the ice for coffee with coffee so it doesn’t dilute your drink as the cubes melt.
Get in the Barbie spirit with these heart-shaped pink straws. The set comes with 100 disposable straws, which is great if they like to have something cute to drink out of or plan on hosting parties at their home. Come on Barbie, let’s go party!
You've seen the neon sign craze take over weddings, small businesses and even some subway stations. Now the TikTok lover in your life can indulge in the trend for themselves and own a shaped neon sign of their own.
Milk frothers continue to make waves on TikTok as people get more and more creative with their morning coffee or afternoon pick-me-up. With 61,000+ five-star ratings on Amazon, snag this for your coffee-obsessed family member or friend.
For a nice apartment or housewarming gift, treat your TikTok-loving friend to a touchscreen toaster. "I don't know how I went so long without one," one reviewer said. This two-slice toaster heats up food items without drying them out, so they have a soft and fluffy inside.
Best TikTok tech gifts
For those who have ever had trouble connecting your wireless headphone to an airplane TV this is the gadget you need. One end goes into the TV while the other wirelessly transmits the audio to your headphones. They will never have to fly without entertainment again.
Pink is the color of the season, and with this wireless keyboard, they can bring that color everywhere with them. There are three different pink combinations to choose from, but our favorite is the pink board with white and purple keys.
This alarm clock is anything but average — it also doubles as a makeup mirror! It has three brightness options, two USB ports and a functional, slim design.
This gift is proof that TikTok can make almost anything a viral sensation, including tiny vacuum cleaners. This desktop vacuum cleaner is battery operated and can run for 90 minutes before needing to change the batteries. This gift is perfect for anyone who works from home and snacks at their desk, someone who has a large vanity that gets hair and glitter strewn across it, or the person in your family who likes everything to be neat and tidy.
This mini fridge can hold quite a few beauty and skin care products, like serum jars and under-eye patches. This particular model can be powered by a traditional plug or a USB port, making it convenient for small spaces like a dorm or apartment.
Friendship Lamps have amassed over 1.5 million likes and 125K+ followers on TikTok. This trending gift allows you to stay connected to friends and family through light and color. You and one other person get a set of lamps to use. When someone is thinking of you, they can tap their lamp and yours will change to the color of their choice. Many people create a color code to indicate what they are thinking as the lamps change color.
TikTok gift ideas for boyfriends
Their room will be smelling sweet and fruity with this cereal bowl candle. "I love how unique this candle is," one reviewer said. "It also smells exactly like fruit loops so it's fun to light it in the morning."
If their quarantine activity was doing puzzles, consider this a perfect gift. It has over 8,800 five-star Amazon ratings, so you already know people across the globe love this product.
The hashtag #popdarts went viral on TikTok nearly 620 million views. The game uses suction darts that stick to any smooth surface, like countertops, windows and glass doors. The package includes one orange target, three green Popdarts and three blue Popdarts. When playing, the person who gets the closest to the orange target gets three points, and every other Popdart that sticks is one point.
After going viral on TikTok with captions like “TikTok made me buy it,” we finally understand the hype behind the Brümate Hopsulator Slim. The triple-insulated, stainless-steel can cooler is specifically designed for 12-ounce slim cans, like those for hard seltzers.
With over 23 million views on TikTok, the gigantic throws from Big Blanket Co is a rapidly growing gift trend. The blankets are 10’ x 10’, making them big enough to snuggle under with your significant other or dog and still have plenty of extra room. The Original Stretch Blanket comes in over 20 colors, which makes this a must-get gift for anyone who loves to be cozy at home.
Unique TikTok gifts
For the person that travels often, the Cincha Travel Belt is an airport game changer. The viral product allows them to strap a bag to the handle of a carry-on suitcase, allowing them to go virtually hands-free in the airport or walking into a hotel.
One trend that we can all get behind is roller skating. The trend picked up steam last year and has seemed to never stop. These skates come in four colors, along with men’s and women’s sizes, so everyone in the family can get outside and enjoy rolling around the neighborhood.
Feel like Barbie going to her Dream House with this bright pink weekender bag. The bag has two compartments — one for clothes and other necessities and the other for shoes. The back sleeve allows it to easily slip over your carry-on luggage handle, too.
Is there anything better than a beachside picnic? Even if you don’t live on the sandy shores, this picnic basket will have you feeling the coastal grandma vibes with everything you need for an outdoor meal from plates and silverware to glasses and napkins.
These adorable candles look like they have real plants inside, but there’s no actual tending that needs to be done. The candles come with either a cactus or poppy design and have a variety of scents that can be selected.
For the teen who wants to develop a closer relationship with their friends or siblings, gift them this card game whose prompts have gone viral on TikTok. With questions such as "How are you, really?" and encouraging those playing to "dig deeper" into a certain topic, they will bond over deep conversations.
Salmon rice bowls, baked feta pasta, twisted bacon — these are just some of the delicious recipes that have gone viral thanks to TikTok. This unofficial TikTok cookbook will give the foodie or trend-follower tons of recipes to record themselves trying.
If you’re looking for a useful gift that’s gone viral on TikTok, consider the Bug Bite Thing Suction Tool. The device uses suction to remove the irritants that cause bug bites to swell and itch. While it’s not the most glamorous gift, it’s likely going to be a favorite after your loved one uses it once.
Clear milk carton water bottles have been trending on TikTok lately with people using them for everything from water to boba tea. Each bottle is customizable. Getting the giftee's name on it in different colors, fonts and textures is a fun way to make the trend more personal.
Don’t forget to check out Shop TODAY’s other gift guides to find the perfect present for every teen on your list including 11-year-olds, 12-year-olds, 13-year-olds, 14-year-olds, 15-year-olds, 16-year-olds, 17-year-olds, 18-year-olds and 19-year-olds.