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Best Hanukkah gifts 2020: 20 gifts perfect for all eight nights

These traditional and unique gift ideas are perfect for all eight nights.
It's time to celebrate the Jewish Festival of Lights!
It's time to celebrate the Jewish Festival of Lights!Today Illustration / Getty Images

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The Jewish Festival of Lights is here, and if you're celebrating this year, you probably need to find a few gifts to give each night — no need to fret! From Hanukkah decor and fancy menorahs to potato latkes that you can ship right to your loved one's door, we've got the best Hanukkah gifts for all eight crazy nights.

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Best clothing gifts for Hanukkah

1. Novelty Hanukkah Crew Socks

Stuck on what to get dad? You can’t go wrong with these Hanukkah socks with fun designs. The pack comes with four pairs.

2. Carter's Hanukkah Bodysuit

Carter’s makes a Hanukkah bodysuit that comes in a newborn size all the way up to 24 months (how cute!). The pants are embroidered with a dreidel and the bodysuit is designed with a Hanukkah graphic.

3. Oy Vey Shirts

Here’s a shirt to give those on your list who love to belt out the yiddish phrase “oy vey!” (aka “woe is me!”).

4. Let's Get Lit Sweatshirt

We aren’t sure if Bubbe would approve, but this "Let’s Get Lit" Menorah sweatshirt may win some laughs at the next ugly sweater holiday zoom party.

5. Family Hanukkah Jammies

With this pajama set, the whole family will be as comfy as ever while lighting the menorah. There's even a matching dress for your little one's favorite doll!

Best home gifts for Hanukkah

1. Shmutz Happens Bib Apron

They won't have to worry if they make a mess while whipping up latkes and jelly doughnuts (sufganiyot) this year — as the apron says, "shmutz happens."

2. 16-Ounce Happy Hanukkah Mug White

Swapping out your old coffee cup for a festive option is one way to make the holiday feel even more special. Choose between the Hanukkah design with dogs or cats.

3. Wisteria Gold Menorah

This handsome menorah by American artist Michael Aram is made of natural brass. Add a pair of candlesticks, and make this gift a winner.

4. Oy Vey Door Knocker

How about a velvet door knocker? This unique present comes from California designer Sudha Pennathur. The knocker with glass bead embroidered “oy vey!” will make any door a show stopper.

5. Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel Towel

These dreidel towels are multi-purpose and may come in handy for cleaning the mess leftover from latke-making. They certainly make a nice gift too.

Best general gifts for Hanukkah

1. Kenny & Ziggy's Delicatessen Hanukkah Favorites

Can't celebrate in person this year? Send your friends and family this kit with four essentials for their holiday dinner, including favorites like lox, latkes, babka and rugelach.

2. Hebrew Name Necklace

If you know your friend's Hebrew name, get her this thoughtful gift. Get it in rose gold, white gold or sterling silver.

3. "Shmelf the Hanukkah Elf," by Greg Wolfe and Howard McWilliam

There's Elf on the Shelf and then there's Shmelf. This book tells the story of an elf who learns the traditions of Hannukkah and makes it his mission to help kids celebrate the holiday.

4. Menorah Lights Pop Up Card

Need a memorable card to send a loved one this holiday? Take a look at this one. It’s a 3D cut-out menorah from Lovepop with nine flame-lit candles. Personalize it with a special note inside.

5. Hanukkah Dreidel Gift

How about a gift full of gourmet treats from Harry & David? This box comes with blondies and brownies, rugelach, chocolate coins and much more.

6. Hanukkah Dreidel Game Set

Kids will spend hours spinning dreidels in hopes of scoring some wooden coins. The Dreidel Game set comes with everything you need to play the traditional game — a dreidel, wooden coins and an instruction card.

7. Menorah Velvet Box

This velvet box is a nice spot to put all that gilt. It’s fancy too since it's made with glass beads and satin.

8. Baroque Menorah Stationery Set

This holiday stationary set comes with 10 flat cards and 10 matching envelopes. The illustrations are of an engraved menorah finished with silver edges.

9. Nambe Geo Dreidel Stand

Oh dreidel, dreidel, dreidel! This dreidel and stand from Nambe will turn heads this holiday. The geometrically inspired design with a handsome wood base will make this unique dreidel the star of the show.

10. Amazon Gift Card

Easy peasy! Amazon makes it easy this holiday season with gift cards all ready to go in a Hanukkah card. Quick note: you can choose to customize the gift message at check-out, but it will only appear on the packing slip — not on the actual gift card or carrier.

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