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31 best gifts for your wife in 2021: Thoughtful gift ideas

She won't want to return any of these foolproof presents.
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Maybe your wife has impeccable style, is a fitness fanatic or is even an amateur chef. Regardless of her interests, it can be difficult to come up with a gift that she'll actually enjoy. To help you narrow down gift ideas, we've done the research for you.

Show your wife just how much you love her by treating her to something that perfectly aligns with her passions. From adorable heart-shaped succulents to a luxurious cashmere sweater, this guide is filled with plenty of options to make her feel special.

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Best gift ideas for the fashion-forward wife

1. Parachute Waffle Robe

Wrap your wife in luxury with this warm waffle robe from Parachute that can keep her cozy all year long.

2. Uniqlo Cashmere Crew Neck Sweater

Your sweetheart will be covered in comfort during the cold months with this bestselling cashmere sweater from Uniqlo. Best of all, it's only $50, which is a steal for cashmere!

3. Vionic Loafers

These jeweled-toned loafers are not only cute but also super comfy with a lightly padded sole.

4. Grace Eleyae Silk Turbans and Caps

Satin on the inside and cotton on the outside makes this silk cap perfect! A satin cap protects the hair from frizzing or developing breakage.

5. Revtown Jeans

Now get the look of tailored jeans at a great price. Go to the website and put in your measurements and get the perfect fitted jeans. Think slimming, stretchy & supportive.

6. Kate Spade Celebration Hearts Crop PJ Set

This classic pajama set is super comfortable and the perfect gift to help your wife unwind at night.

7. Fluff Yeah Slides by Uggs

These fluffy sandals will keep your wife smiling throughout the cold winter.

8. Toptote Drop Hat Holder by Lindsay Albanese

This makes for a great micro-gift to keep her hats in good shape. Simply attach the clip to your hat's brim and then hook the carabiner ring onto your bag.

9. Hush Puppies Sabine Sneakers

Step out in these popular street-savvy sneakers. They're so comfy that you won’t want to take them off.

10. Black Vegan Snake Skin Bag

Vegan leather makes this sophisticated bag easy on the environment while still being stylish.

11. Catherine Weitzman Small Shaker Birthstone Necklace

When in doubt, buy jewelry! Add a personal touch like her birthstone to earn some extra brownie points.

Best gift ideas for the foodie wife

1. Fellow Stagg EKG Electric Pour-Over Kettle

If she's a fan of tea or pour-over coffee, she's sure to appreciate this chic electric kettle. With a precision pour spout, LCD screen, and easy-to-use temperature dial, she'll get the perfect brew every time.

2. Robin's Egg Earthenware Salt and Pepper Shakers

Add a springy, cheery pop of color to the kitchen with these earthenware salt and pepper shakers that resemble robin's eggs.

3. Instant Pot Air Fryer Combo

The bestselling multi-cooker is back and now adds one more function — air frying! The Instant Pot comes with one-touch cooking programs and makes food tender, juicy and crisp.

4. Miroco Milk Frother

On a nice cold morning, your wife can enjoy the treat of adding warm frothed milk to her coffees. There’s even a cold style foam for her iced coffee during the warmer months.

5. Goldbelly Subscription

Surprise your wife with a gift from her favorite vacation spot or hometown. Goldbelly ships America's most iconic foods from across the country right to your door, nationwide. Think Russ & Daughters, Shake Shack, Lou Malnati's, Loveless Cafe and more.

6. Mueller Austria 9-Speed Immersion Hand Blender

Whether she loves smoothies, sauces, soups or purees, this highly-rated immersion blender is versatile enough to make it all. Yum!

Best gift ideas for the fitness fanatic wife

1. Aurorae Synergy 2-in-1 Yoga Mat

Help your wife up her at-home workout game with this yoga mat. A towel is integrated into the mat, so she won't slip during super sweaty workouts.

2. Fitbit Charge 3 Fitness Activity Tracker

If she's looking for an in-depth tracker that gets into the science and details behind her daily routine, this fitness tracker is right up her alley. This Fitbit model also includes guided breathing sessions and advanced capabilities to track her sleep patterns.

3. Powerbeats Pro

These are completely wireless earphones with up to 9 hours of listening time. They're also sweat- and water-resistant. Plus, they're compatible with iOS and Android.

4. Kulana Cruiser Bike

Beach day is every day when you are riding this cool cruiser. It's the perfect gift for the woman who wants to unwind, relax and get some fresh air.

Best gift ideas for the beauty-obsessed wife

1. Babo Botanicals Lip Gloss Gift Set

This stylish gift-set includes four hydrating lip glosses in Nude Pearl, Brilliant Guava, Jewel Hibiscus and Radiant Mulberry.

2. Dr. Sobel Skin Rx Eye Cream

This luxurious cream was made by NYC’s celebrity dermatologist Dr. Howard Sobel. It has peptides that hydrate, firm, and smooth the appearance of under eye skin while also diminishing the look of lines and wrinkles.

3. Sally Hershberger 24K Golden Touch Heat Protectant

Created by celebrity hair stylist Sally Hershberger, this nourishing oil protects and hydrates the hair fiber for a silkier feel after styling.

4. Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Micro-Bubbling Cloud Mask

This face mask from Peter Thomas Roth is crated with hydrating ingredients like hyaluronic acid and cotton seed extract for a luminous complexion, even during the driest days.

5. It Cosmetics Celebrate Your Beauty Makeup Set

From a volumizing mascara to a brightening blush, this makeup gift set has everything anyone needs to create a flawless look.

6. Tineco Moda One Smart Ionic Hair Dryer

This dryer’s advanced iLoop Smart Sensor Technology automatically adjusts heat and airflow in real-time to prevent damage to hair and cut drying time.

Best gift ideas for the homebody wife

1. Piecework Full Blush Puzzle

Unsurprisingly, puzzles are a popular gift right now thanks to all the time we're spending at home. This provocative 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzle from Piecework is perfect for killing time.

2. UrbanStems Two Hearts as One

If your wife developed a green thumb while being at home more regularly, these adorable heart-shaped succulents will bring an instant smile to her face.

3. Homesick Love Letters Candle

With notes of rose petals, peony, jasmine and red plum, this candle is the aromatic love letter she needs this Valentine's Day.

4. Shark IQ Robot Self Empty Vacuum

Part of being at home more often is it gets dirtier quicker. The Shark IQ Robot Self-Empty XL does all the cleaning for you so you can kick back and relax. Plus, it empties its own dust bin and holds up to 30 days of dust and debris.

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