Some of your loved ones may be hard to shop for. For instance, some may have very specific tastes, while others may prefer their gifts to simply be, um, hilarious. You're not alone — so we've come up with this novelty gift guide from the joke-loving friend or family member in your life.
Still, the internet is a vast place, with many weird and wonderful gift ideas, so after looking through this guide, we suggest browsing through our gift guides for a present that is maybe a little less eccentric.
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Best unique gag gifts
What gets people in the holiday spirit more than a pooping elf? This plastic toy includes a bag of brown jelly beans that when you press the elf’s arm down, a surprise comes out the other end. Don’t say we didn’t warn you!
Now you can buy fries without the calories with this super cuddly plush food. This Amazon’s Choice product is perfect for cuddling on the couch or for relieving stress.
There's no denying that there's one day of the work week we look forward to, and another we wish would come around a little later. These socks can help you show your mood about reaching either in a fashionable and cheeky way.
Worry no more! This funny little monster is meant to be a cathartic way to reduce anxiety. The recipient can write down fears and worries on pieces of paper and then "feed" them to the monster.
This is definitely unique! Upload a photo of the gift recipient and it'll get printed on a ... potato. Yes, a potato. This was seen on "Shark Tank" and will without a doubt give them a giggle.
This cool crew neck sweatshirt is everything — it has a bold graphic print, it's super thick and soft and it boasts an iconic quote that will have every movie lover passing by giving the wearer envious looks.
Know somebody who's been binge-watching "The Office" lately? They'll proudly display this collectible figure of Steve Carell's loveably incompetent character, Michael Scott. Other fan favorite characters, like Jim Halpert and Pam Beesly, are also available.
Whether they're someone who loves fishing, comfy yet durable slippers, wearable conversation starters or all of the above, win your giftee over with these hilarious bass slippers — which happen to come in four colors.
If you have someone on your list who can't get enough Chipotle, they are bound to love this bestselling burrito blanket with 57,000 verified five-star ratings on Amazon.
From the creator of "The Good Place" and co-creator of "Parks and Recreation," this book is a hilarious guide for the person in your life who thinks they're always right. When a book starts off with the question of "Should I punch my friend in the face for no reason?" you know it will be a good one.
Gift this sock set to the biggest ramen lover in your life. Not only does it come in adorably appropriate packaging, but both pairs of socks are also actually cute and perfect for a cozy night in ... eating ramen.
She’ll be in her sandwich era all season long when you gift your Taylor Swift-obsessed bestie this 8" x 10" print. This watercolor gives new meaning to the Taylor ham, egg and cheese sandwich.
A carb candle? Sign us up! This playful double-wicked candle looks like a baguette but burns like a candle. It's a great choice for people who are sensitive to smell, as this is unscented.
Who doesn't love a nice cold one? These adorable beer "coats" will keep your outdoorsy beer lover's bevvies cool and sweat-less, while the koozie's unique design will have them feeling even cooler.
This isn't your mother's fried chicken. In fact, they don't contain any chicken at all! These scrumptious "drumsticks," the brainchild of a James Beard Award-winning pastry chef, are actually waffle ice cream coated with white chocolate and crispy corn flakes. Plus, they even have chocolate-covered cookie "bones!"
Best cheap funny gag gifts
You've heard about wedding guest books and may have signed an engagement book or two, but a bathroom book? This will certainly give guests a laugh during an unexpected (and normally not-so-funny moment).
Any "The Office" fan knows all about Schrute Beet Farm, so these mints will really hit their funny bone. Don't worry — they're not beet-flavored!
An interesting take on a classic holiday treat, these mac & cheese candy canes will surely leave a lasting impression. Each festive box is full of six candy canes that make the ideal gift for anyone looking for a good laugh. ‘Tis the season for giving.
Leave everyone in stitches when gifting this hysterical earwax candle box. Trick friends into thinking you bought them a disgusting candle kit until they open the package and find the real gift. This novelty box is rated nearly five stars based on over 16,000 Amazon reviews.
Who says your cubicle can't be fun? With this miniature inflatable tube guy most commonly seen in car dealerships, your desk will now be the hit of the office and sure to bring a smile to every co-worker's face.
This gift idea might be baaaaad, but it will have all your friends rolling on the floor laughing. This over-the-top screaming goat also comes with a 32-page pocket-sized book full of fun facts and trivia, so you’ll be a goat expert in no time.
For the person who spends too much time in the bathroom, gift them with this toilet paper roll full of jokes that will keep them plenty occupied while on the porcelain throne.
Creepy or cute? No matter what side of the fence you land on, you've got to admit this squirrel finger puppet set is hilarious.
If they’re the sort of dog lover who squeals in delight whenever they see a corgi in the wild, they’ll go nuts over this silicone mouse pad.
Take a time warp to the ‘90s with this classic-sized floppy disk. The twist? It’s made of sweet and crispy chocolate and goes in your mouth, not your computer. Prank your bestie with this nostalgic edible tech gadget that also makes the perfect stocking stuffer.
Everyone appreciates a good novelty sock, especially if their face is plastered all over it! Choose their most unflattering selfie to make it extra hilarious.
Best funny yet functional gag gifts
Cat got your tongue? This silly gift is the ultimate choice for the feline-loving friend in your life. This deck of 100 cards includes cat translations to help decipher their body language, facial expressions and sounds. Purrty cool, right?
Become a one-man-band with this tiny violin that plays a sad song when the strings button is pressed down. This mini replica of a real violin comes with mini bow, chin rest and vinyl stand to store your instrument. This gag gift also includes a 32-page mini book about the origins of the “tiniest violin" so you'll be ready to play at Carnegie Hall in no time.
If you know someone who's notoriously bad at keeping plants alive, they'll get a kick out of this self-waterer that's made to look like an IV bag.
If you've got a Liz Lemon or Tracy Jordan fan on your list, they'll love these "30 Rock" playing cards. Bonus points for using them while you rewatch the hilarious show.
This air freshener is a definite upgrade from the classic tree, and is bound to make any driver a little cheerier.
For the new kid on the block, gift them with this laughable pacifier, which makes it look like they grew new facial hair overnight. Reviewers gifted this "cute and funny" pacifier at baby showers and to new babies.
For a coffee table book that is sure to come up in conversation, gift them with this book full of hunks and their furry friends. "Adorable pets and cute men — perfect combo!," said one reviewer.
After a long, hard day, there's nothing more relaxing than a nice hot shower and an ice cold beer. Now they can enjoy both at the same time with this beer shower holder, which fits 12-ounce cans perfectly. Cheers!
This lint brush is super tiny for a good reason. It's designed for your belly button! Get the person who already has everything something they surely don't yet have — like this belly button lint brush.
You’ve probably heard of a face on the milk carton, but have you ever seen a funny face on a stamp? Available in nine fun colors, this custom stamp is designed to leave a clear impression every single time.
This handmade paperweight, made of reclaimed steel, is equal parts awesome sculpture and guaranteed conversation starter. It's probably the only time the F-bomb will be safe for work!
Does your dad try to look cool by singing along to pop songs, only to completely butcher the lyrics? If so, he will love these cork coasters full of mistaken lyrics. From “I Wanna Hold Your Ham,” to "Hit Me With Your Best Shark,” these classic rock and greatest hit coasters will have the whole family in hysterics.
Do you know someone who's on their phone at all times, even when they're lying in bed? Of course you do. Gift them these comical glasses that allow them to get comfy and view their phone from any angle, instead of dropping it on their face.
There's nothing like a caffeine boost to help you focus on doing absolutely nothing. This sloth-adorned coffee mug is perfect for your favorite co-worker or your lazy partner in crime.
This wine glass attaches to your favorite bottle of pinot or chardonnay — just what you need to make it through the year.
Best funny gifts for men
Sometimes all it takes to brighten up his day is a good old-fashioned prank gift. When "disaster" strikes, he will be prepared with these 3 pairs of backup underwear. They will really save the day if you know what I mean!
Ah, dad jokes. Who doesn't love 'em? This 10-ounce ceramic mug will have your pun-loving father grinning from ear to ear.