Gift Guide 2022

The AFPL Holiday Gift Guide 2022

HP Spectre Laptop

This sleek HP laptop is built to speed through whatever tasks you throw at it and should be able to handle many of today’s most popular games like Fortnite, Roblox, and Minecraft.

Buy from HP

Apple iPad

These fun, inexpensive tablets are a great device for surfing the net, reading, drawing, and playing casual games. For more power check out the iPad Air and iPad Pro lines, but these make for a good starting point.

Buy from Apple


America’s favorite smartphone for a reason.

Buy from Apple

Google Pixel 7

The best choice for Android lovers.

Buy from Google

Belkin Boostcharge Pro

A stylish and convenient way to wirelessly charge your iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods in one place.

Buy from Belkin

Kodak Luma projector and Apple TV 4K

KODAK LUMA: A lightweight, battery-powered device that makes it easy to take your movies on the road.

Buy from AmazonBuy from TargetBuy from Walmart

APPLE TV 4K: The fastest, easiest-to-use streaming box, especially for those who like an uncluttered interface.

Buy from Apple

Play a growing library of PC games wherever you go.

Buy from Steam

Gift cards for popular consoles like Sony’s PlayStation, Microsoft’s Xbox, and Nintendo’s Switch can be used to buy downloadable games or subscription services. Game specific currencies like Roblox can be used to buy special items and skins that enhance gameplay.


The best earbuds for iPhone owners.

Buy from Apple

An excellent soundbar for PC gamers that comes with Razer’s trademark RGB lighting display. Works for other devices as well.

Buy from Razer

Pet lovers will love having their furry friends’ faces embroidered onto one of these comfy sweatshirts.

Buy from Uncommon Goods

Stylish and comfortable sneakers for everyone on your list. Available in a variety of colors.


Buy from AllBirds


Buy from AllBirds

Incredibly soft, unisex slip-ons.

Buy from Walmart

Stay warm and stylish with this winter-ready apparel.


Buy from Nordstrom


Stay on trend with this beautiful bag by hot designer Tory Burch.

Buy from Tory Burch

A pair of truly unique necklaces.


Buy from Uncommon Goods


Buy from Uncommon Goods

A great way to let someone know how much you appreciate them this Holiday season.

Buy from Etsy

A striking gift for men or women.

Buy from Mejuri

Comfy Winter clothes for him.


Buy from Uniqlo


Buy from Percival

Classic Burberry style in a casual cap.

Buy from Nordstrom

Try the entire fragrance line from the esteemed fashion house.

Buy from Cartier

Let your favorite artist draw on their own temporary tattoos!

Buy from Nordstrom

Personalized wireless massagers. Adjusts itself to your needs via a smartphone app.

Buy from Lyric

Use modern technology for peace of mind with your pets. Slip an AirTag into the holder and then slide the holder onto a pet collar to help you locate your dog or cat if they get lost.


Buy from Apple


Buy from Smartish

Convenient and adorable pet accessories for the dog-lovers in your life.


Buy from Walmart


Buy from Nordstrom

A solid and stylish lounge chair perfect for the backyard, the beach, the campsite, and more.

A truly unique hummingbird feeder that will look adorable in the garden.

Buy from Uncommon Goods

A pair of classic games that make outdoor time extra special.



Buy from Franklin

ORASTONE HAND WARMER: This little battery-powered device heats up to keep hands toasty in the coldest of Winter days. Available in multiple patterns and colors.

YETI WATER BOTTLE: Double-insulated to keep water cold and dishwasher safe. Great for life on the go. Available in multiple colors.

Buy from Yeti

The only thing that could make pizza more fun is cooking outside! Can use wood or gas.

Buy from Solo Stove

Stylish, patterned plates and boldly colored non-stick cookware sure to bring a smile to your favorite chef’s face.


Buy from Dowan


Buy from Caraway

Elevate the coffee and tea station with Le Creuset’s kettle and a milk frother & steamer that is also perfect for making rich, hot chocolates!


Buy from Bed Bath & Beyond


ELEVATED CRAFT COCKTAIL SHAKER: Vacuum-insulated, leakproof, ergonomically designed, with a measuring cup built into the lab to ensure perfect cocktails every time.

Buy from Elevated Craft

CORAVIN WINE PRESERVATION SYSTEM: A special edition of the award-winning Coravin system featuring Keith Haring artwork on the body. This device allows owners to sample from their wine collection without removing the cork in order to keep outside air from getting in and ruining it.

Buy from Neiman Marcus

Deliciously decadent candles and a convenient, rechargeable way to light them.


Buy from Australian Natural SoapBuy from Bath Time


Buy from Anthropologie

Quirky home decor. One for retro-toy lovers and the other for sneaker collectors.


Buy from Walmart


Buy from Neiman Marcus

This unique desk art piece allows the recipient to slowly reveal a stunning work of paper art. Many designs available.

Buy from Wookidz

Delight the foodies on your list with these gourmet edibles!


Buy from Carbone


Buy from Osmo Salt


Bubble tea lovers can make their own black and rooibos chai at home.

Buy from Uncommon Goods

Send delicious gourmet treats to your favorite foodie! Ice cream flavors include Boozy Eggnog, Pistachio Macaron, Butterscotch Popcorn, and Powdered Jelly Donut. Cookie flavors include Cornflake Chocolate Chip Marshmallow, Blueberry & Cream, and B’day Truffle.


Buy from Jeni's


Buy from Milk Bar

The gifts that keep on giving!

FABFITFUN: Every 3 months receive a box featuring fabulous products like makeup, kitchenware, accessories, or home goods by brands like Coach, Michael Kors, Sur la Table, Kate Spade, Fenty Beauty, and more!

Buy from FabFitFun

PLANT OF THE MONTH: Every month a new succulent, planted bulb, or houseplant arrives in a beautiful pot.

Buy from Olive & Cocoa

HISTORY BY MAIL: Recipients receive replicas of historical documents in the mail on a monthly basis.

Buy from Uncommon Goods

A pair of cookbooks that will help turn anyone into a chef, and a custom-made guide to the recipient’s astrological birth chart filled with gorgeous illustrations and detailed horoscope analysis.


Buy from Barnes & NobleButton Buy on Bookshop


Buy from Barnes & Noble


Buy from Birthdate Co

A pair of stunningly designed puzzles from the esteemed French fashion house.


Buy from Neiman Marcus


Buy from Neiman Marcus

Fun and award-winning games for every age group!

WHERE’S SQUEAKY? [Age: 4 and up]:

Buy from Blue Orange

CATCH THE MOON [Age: 8 and up]:

Buy from AmazonBuy from TargetBuy from Walmart


Buy from AmazonBuy from TargetBuy from Walmart

OVER-RATED [Age: Teen and up]:

Buy from AmazonBuy from Walmart

WHAT DO YOU MEME? [Age: Adult]:

Buy from AmazonBuy from Walmart

Scented, microwavable plushes that provide hours of soothing warmth. Age: 3 and up. Not intended for pets.

Buy from Dark Mother

Adorable plush animals that include lessons encouraging children to be bold, brave, and to speak up for themselves. Age: 3 and up.

Buy from Slumberkins

SQUISHMALLOWS: A mystery box featuring 3 8″ plushes chosen at random. Any age.

Buy from Amazon

CRY BABIES DOLL: This doll is capable of over 65 expressions, movements, and sounds! Age: 3 and up.

Buy from AmazonBuy from TargetBuy from Walmart

Nurture your favorite kid’s love of animals with this pair of adorable playsets! Children can take care of their stuffed animal friends with the Examine & Treat set by Melissa & Doug, and then help a mama Guinea pig give birth to 3 surprise babies in her hutch.


Buy from AmazonBuy from TargetBuy from Walmart

MAMA SURPRISE SET [Age: 4 and up]:

Buy from AmazonBuy from Walmart

These snuggly stuffed bears make for great companions! Available in sizes ranging from 40cm (15.75 inches) to 100cm (39.37 inches).

Buy from DeCoolStuff

These toys add a dash of magic to a child’s holiday! The Crystal Ball can be used to create a fortune telling pet and the Fairy Finder helps kids locate fairies wherever they are!


Buy from AmazonBuy from TargetBuy from Walmart

FAIRY FINDER [Age: 5 and up]:

Buy from AmazonBuy from TargetBuy from Walmart

This animatronic puppet based on the movie Jurassic World: Dominion features like-like movement and over 40 actions and sound effects. [Age: 7 and up]

Buy from Walmart

Inspire creativity with these unique gifts! The Ultimate Light Board uses washable gel markers to write on a light-up drawing tablet and the Drawing Tees feature a luminescent ink panel that lets any concentrated light source leave behind illuminated lines that gradually fade away.

CRAYOLA LIGHT BOARD [Age: 6 and up]:

Buy from AmazonBuy from TargetBuy from Walmart


Buy from Uncommon Goods

The Monster Jam Garage and Storage Playset lets kids race their trucks through a series of stunts. The Zip-Linx Hi-Fly Set is a great way to get started with these toys commonly referred to as “Jumping Dominos”.

MONSTER JAM SET [Age: 3 and up]:

Buy from AmazonBuy from TargetBuy from Walmart

ZIP-LINX [Age: 6 and up]:

Buy from Amazon

Easy to control, this indoor drone flies on its own and projects a cool LED light show onto the ceiling!

Buy from AmazonBuy from Walmart

By connecting to your phone, this latest twist on the classic toy allows users to learn how to solve the puzzle, play fun mini-games, improve their solving skills, and battle against other solvers around the world.

Buy from AmazonBuy from Walmart

This kit allows kids to build and experiment with their own candy vending machine. Fun to set-up and play with again and again. 2 feet tall, can be mounted to a wall or stood up on a flat surface. Age: 8 and up, but may require adult assistance.

Buy from Thames & Kosmos

Lets kids ages 1.5 to 4 zip around the house and bump into each other.

Buy from Flybar

This 250-Watt electric ride-on has a maximum range of 15 miles on a single charge and comes equipped with twist throttle and cruise control with a maximum speed of 16 mph. Age: 13 and up.

Buy from TargetBuy from Walmart

Read previous years here:

2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021

NOTE: The library does not receive any compensation for links TO OTHER SITES.

Leave a Reply