30 Last-Minute Gift Ideas That Doesn’t Look Last-Minute

When “the day” starts to get closer, our schedule somehow starts to get chaotic, and suddenly that special day is here and you haven’t chosen a gift yet. Trust me, we have all been there at least once. And if you shake your head in agreement right now, this gift guide is for you! Whether you are preparing ahead of time or onto a last-Minute Gift Ideas rollercoaster, we have something for you in mind. Last-minute purchases can be a mess, but they don’t have to include boring and anticipated last-minute gifts. And just because you run errands at the 11th hour, it doesn’t mean you will have limited options to choose from.

If you also belong to the last-minute tribe, you can still redeem yourself in front of your loved ones. You can surprise them with a well-thought-out and unique delight that looks like the gift was wrapped and kept under a tree for weeks (if not, months). Well, it will be our little secret. Isn’t it? While you can always pack fat bills for gift cards and call it a day (no judging here), these last-minute gifts will prove to be an affordable yet, exceptional delight. The cherry on the cake? All these options will suit different budgets, interests, and timeframes.

30 Last Minute Gift Ideas For Master Procrastinators

1.Handmade memory magnets: Transform your fridge into a timeline board of your memories with your special one. These unique and handmade terracotta magnets can be customized for your special woman on this women’s day.

Check this out here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/handmade-memory-magnets/ 

2.7 lock 7 calls: What can be better than getting a surprise? Getting it for the entire day or week! The seven locks, seven calls hamper is one of its kind gifts that includes 7 boxes that open with different 3-digit codes that will be shared with your loved one through phone calls by 7 random people.

Order this here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/7-boxes-7-calls/ 

3.Memories in spotlight: What’s better than making beautiful memories together? Relishing and reliving those memories throughout your life! Take your loved one on a trip down memory lane by gifting her this unique LED frame that comprises your 12 most amazing photos aesthetically clipped together.

Check this out here  https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/memories-in-spotlight/ 

4.Polaroid camera- What’s better than capturing moments? Getting them printed for life! (And that too instantly). A cute and Mini polaroid camera can be one of the best last minute gifts for your loved ones as it will become their favorite travel buddy. This adorable camera will help them hold on to the memories immediately. Buy here- https://www.amazon.in/dp/B06WW64YM6/ref=cm_sw_r_wa_apa_fabc_3DSFBEYQHFJDT2P9HHTM 

5.Stuck on you magnets- Stick your favourite memories together on the fridge (exactly how you both have stuck together through the thick and thin). The pictures can always be customized easily by you in the future. As a cherry on the cake, there is also a rewritable marker that you can use to doodle on your magnet.

Order here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/stuck-on-you/ 

6.Mini radio show: There can nothing be more amazing than a full-on personalized radio show dedicated to your loved one. Simply tell us about their nature, likes, dislikes, funny memories, or quirks. An 8-10 minutes long customized radio show will be recorded by a professional voice-over artist and mailed to you for an out-of-the-world listening experience for you and your loved one.

Check this virtual last minute gift here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/mini-radio-show/ 

7.24- Hour surprise: This full-fledged surprise will make your loved one feel delighted for the entire day! The surprise comprises a total of 9 gift boxes with an instruction card about ‘when to open which box.’ P.S. This can be an amazing gift for a long-distance buddy.

Check this out here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/whole-day-of-surprise/ 

8.DIY Homemade Soaps- Gifting Homemade soaps can be an instant and easy last minute gift idea. Handmade soaps have endless scope for creativity and customization. Even for a beginner, this is one of the easiest Last minute DIY. You can also add your favourite essential oils for making aromatic soaps.

9.Name and Nostalgia: An exceptional work of art that is created with handcrafted terracotta alphabets and designed like a photo frame. A perfect gift to surprise your loved one where you can place five pictures from the timeline of them to adulthood.

Order this delight here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/name-and-nostalgia/ 

10.Digital portraits: Have a favourite picture of you two that you always wanted to frame but those traditional photo frames look cliché? Look no further and turn it into a unique & fun work of art through this digital portrait. The portrait is made by a professional artist and designed in a wooden frame.

Check this out here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/digital-portraits/ 

11.Plant a tree- Celebrate your loved ones with high spirits of a greener and better earth. Sponsor the plantation and maintenance of a tree on someone’s behalf and your loved one will get a customized certificate and the location of the tree planted on their behalf.

Get this thoughtful gift here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/plant-a-tree/ 

12.Tie and Dye DIY’s- This is a creative and unique last minute DIY idea with which you can create colorful and fun tie-dye patterns on T shirts, baby blankets, table mats, tank tops, pillow covers or bedsheets. These tie and dye delights will turn out to be super vibrant and colourful. Check this DIY tie and dye kit here and get your creative side out there  https://www.amazon.in/dp/B07JM3HYKY/ref=cm_sw_r_wa_apa_fabc_Y2R8BP7FH2BF7M9QVGW9 

13.Custom news show: Make your loved one feel like a celebrity through a news Bulletin that will be specially created and dedicated to them. The show will be scripted, shot, and edited professionally to make it look like an authentic news bulletin.

Get this bulletin made here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/custom-news-bulletin/ 

14.All about you: Writing books in love isn’t everyone’s cup of tea? Well, if not a book, you can surprise them with this customised photo frame with all those things that you adore about them.

Order here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/all-about-you/ 

15.Picture Pendants – This classic delight is one of the most affordable and remembered last-minute gift ideas for someone you admire. These pendants have stood the test of time, unlike any other thing. Why not go back-to-the-basics this time? 

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16.Wooden essential oil diffuser- This aesthetic oil diffuser can become an eternal kind of gift for your loved ones. Your loved one can also use this essential oil diffuser for some relaxation. Pro-tip, the wooden shell will easily complement any home interior or décor. Check this out here-  https://www.amazon.in/dp/B08XPBQ968/ref=cm_sw_r_wa_apa_fabc_5EKW8FT1HFR236NTQBAW 

17.Wishes by Strangers- A bunch of fun and friendly strangers will call your loved ones throughout their special day to share some amazing conversations with them. And the last person to call them on the day will let them know who arranged this amazing virtual surprise. All you have to do is share some fun facts about the special person and let us handle the rest. Get this virtual last minute gift here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/wishes-by-strangers/ 

Wishes By Strangers

18.WeTube- Let your loved one feel cherished by converting your journey together in a video made using 10 of your best photos together. Share the 10 best pictures with us and share some facts about your loved one. We will make sure to customize the entire video beautifully just for the two of you.

Get this made here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/wetube/ 

19.Teeny Tiny Hamper- Sometimes, little things matter the most. Add some love to your special person’s life by gifting them this tiny delight. A customized last-minute gift that can be delivered within 24 hours. This little gift box comprises of the following delights:

• A tiny scroll customized with a message of your choice

• Two beautiful fridge magnets customized with 4 photos 

• A cute little heart stuffed inside a tiny bottle

• Heart-shaped eggless milk chocolate for their sweet tooth

Order here: https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/teeny-tiny-hamper/ 

20.Mosaic Art- Using all the special memories and pictures shared by you, we will design this lovely mosaic art for your loved one.

Get this here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/mosaic-art/ 

21.DIY cake/cookie mix- Delight your loved ones with DIY cake or cookie mixes that they can use to bake a treat for themselves at home. You can also give them DIY Hot Chocolate or organic tea mixes to complement cakes and cookies. Pack these DIY mixtures in adorable glass jars, adorned with beautiful ribbons, and you are good to go! 

22.Balloon chandelier – This unique idea is sure to pump their heart with happiness. A helium tank, a few postcard-size pictures, a red tying string of ribbon, and some balloons are all that you will need to create this DIY chandelier. This can be one of the best last minute birthday gifts. 

23.Birthday Mail Box- If you’ve forgotten a special one’s special day, we have got your back. This surprise box has everything that makes a Birthday special. It comprises of the following gifts:

• Birthday Monkey Mirror Card

• Mini Birthday Contract

• The Party Kit includes balloons, DIY cake mix, candles, and lots of chocolates.

• A quirky badge with ‘It’s My Birthday’ designed on it.

• Birthday Magnet with pictures

• Five postcards with special messages

Order here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/the-birthday-mail/ 

24.Name a Star- Share your loved one’s name and zodiac sign to pick a star for them. You can add your message on the star chart as well. PS. This will be an out-of-the-world present for them!

Check this out here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/name-a-star-online/ 

25.Treasure hunt – Hide some little love notes or gifts around the house and send them treasure hunting with a list of clues. A happening and exciting day is what it will be for them. 

26.Virtual Adventure Book- Take your special one on a trip down memory lane. Gift them this virtual book of adventures with a beautifully customized story for just the two of you. There will also be a 30-second short video recorded for them by you. Answer a few questions and the story will be mailed to you within 48 hours for approval.

Check this out here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/virtual-adventure-book/ 

27.All About You Video- Know someone so much that you can write a book on them? If not a book, at least get them a personalized video made with all the things that define them. All you have to do is answer a bunch of questions about them, share their pictures, and let our team handle the rest.

Get this here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/all-about-you-video/ 

28.Letters to my love- If you are not a very great writer kind of person, we will help you put your thoughts on paper by delivering them a bunch of “7 adorable reasons to stay mine forever” messages! These lovely letters will be packed beautifully in a handcrafted envelope.

Order here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/letters-to-my-valentine/ 

29.Box of Insults- If my best friend falls, I promise to pick him/her up after I stop laughing. Heard the saying, right? This is how true friends are. Loving you silently, but making fun of you openly. Show your immense love to them with this crazy box of insults. This has 21 lovely insults written by our most sarcastic Happiness Scientists.

Order here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/box-of-insults/ 

30.24 Hour Virtual Gift- Never let forgetfulness ruin your special occasion. This 24 hours virtual gift will keep your loved ones surprised for their entire day! This includes 8 surprises that can be personalized for your loved ones and delivered to them through different messages, emails, and calls.

Get this here https://www.oyehappy.com/all-surprises/24-hour-virtual-gift/ 

These were some last-minute gift ideas that will make a space in your loved one’s heart and not just their homes. Whether you wish to buy for your spouse, your friend, your colleague, your daughter, your mother, or your grandmother, these gift items are sure to make their day 10 times better. From generic to customized, we have got something of every kind that works for you; whether it’s an office party, a birthday party, or the holiday season for that matter. This list proves that last-minute gifts can still be unique, amazing, affordable, and everything in between. If you still have a few people left on your gift list, don’t panic. We have got your back! For more such thoughtful and amazing ideas, check out our plethora of gifts here: https://www.oyehappy.com/