Unique & Personalized Last-Minute Christmas Gift Ideas

Last-minute Christmas shopping can be a stressful experience, but with Shutterfly, you can find a wide range of personalized and thoughtful gifts that will bring joy to your loved ones. From photo books and Christmas ornaments to wall art and stocking stuffers, Shutterfly offers a convenient solution for those seeking thoughtful and unique presents. Even with a tight deadline, you can still create meaningful gifts that will bring joy to your loved ones’ faces this holiday season. Browse this list of fantastic last-minute Christmas gift ideas from Shutterfly.

Christmas Ornaments

Personalized Christmas ornaments make for wonderful last-minute gift ideas that are both thoughtful and festive. With options to customize ornaments with photos, names, dates, or special messages, you can create a unique and sentimental personalized gift that will be cherished for years to come. Whether it’s a metal ornament engraved with a loved one’s name or a glittery ornament adorned with a special photo, these personalized ornaments add a personal touch to any Christmas tree and make for a memorable gift.

Mugs & Drinkware

custom mugs with pictures

If you’re looking for a gift that combines functionality and personalization, consider Shutterfly’s selection of custom mugs and drinkware. You can choose from a range of designs and colors, and then add your own photos, names, or messages. Whether it’s a photo coffee mug or stainless steel travel tumbler for a caffeine lover or a reusable water bottle for a fitness enthusiast, these personalized drinkware items will make every sip more enjoyable.

Photo Books

collection of photo books as gifts

One of the most popular and cherished gifts from Shutterfly is the photo book. With various sizes and styles available, you can create a beautiful compilation of memories that your recipient will treasure for years to come. Whether it’s a collection of family photos, a vacation album, or a tribute to a special event, Shutterfly’s easy-to-use design tools allow you to customize every page with captions, backgrounds, and layouts. Simply upload your photos, arrange them as you like, and add your personal touch to create a unique and heartfelt gift. To make this last-minute Christmas gift even faster, use Shutterfly’s free photo book design service and our designers will put an album together for you in just 24 hours.

Mini Photo Books

Stack of Shutterlfy instant books with photos of kids milestones

For a smaller and simpler photo book, our 6×6 Instant Books are a fantastic way to quickly create and share memories. With this mini photo book option, you can effortlessly compile your favorite photos into a beautifully printed book that captures special moments and tells a story. Whether it’s a vacation, a wedding, or a year-in-review, 6×6 Instant Books make for thoughtful and personalized gifts that can be cherished for years to come.

Personalized Blankets & Pillows

woman sitting by a christmas tree holding a fleece photo blanket

Personalized blankets and pillows are perfect last-minute Christmas gifts that offer both comfort and sentimentality. With the ability to customize these cozy items with names, photos, or heartfelt messages, you can create a truly unique and meaningful gift. Available in different colors, sizes, and materials, photo blankets and throw pillows make great holiday gifts for everyone on your list. Whether it’s a plush blanket adorned with a family photo or a decorative pillow embroidered with a loved one’s initials, these personalized gifts will bring warmth and joy to your recipient’s holiday season.

Custom Calendars

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Another great last-minute gift idea is a personalized calendar. Shutterfly offers a range of photo calendar options, including wall calendars, desk calendars, and even easel calendars. You can choose from various themes and designs, and then customize each month with your own photos and captions. This practical and thoughtful gift will not only help your loved ones stay organized but also remind them of special moments throughout the year.

Wall Art

collection of wall art

For those who love to decorate their homes, Shutterfly offers a variety of custom wall art items that make the perfect gift for friends and family members. From canvas prints and metal prints to photo tiles and framed prints, you can turn your favorite photos into stunning pieces of art. These high-quality photo prints can be displayed on walls or shelves, adding a personal touch to any room and allowing you to create a cozy and festive atmosphere in your loved one’s home.


custom barware with wedding designs

Personalized barware is an excellent last-minute Christmas gift idea for those who enjoy entertaining or appreciate a good drink. From engraved wine glasses to monogrammed beer glasses, these customized barware items add a touch of elegance and personalization to any home bar. Whether it’s a set of personalized coasters or a custom bottle opener, these last-minute gifts are not only practical but also serve as a lasting reminder of special moments shared over drinks. With a wide range of options available, you can find the perfect personalized barware gift to suit any recipient’s taste and style.

Stocking Stuffers

stocking stuffer gifts

Shutterfly offers a wide range of stocking stuffers that make for perfect last-minute Christmas gifts. From personalized keychains and photo magnets to custom iPhone cases and mini photo books, these small yet meaningful gifts are sure to bring a smile to your loved ones’ faces. With Shutterfly’s quick and easy customization options, you can create unique stocking stuffers that showcase cherished memories and add a personal touch to the holiday season.

Puzzles & Games

custom jigsaw puzzle

Custom puzzles and card games from Shutterfly make for delightful gifts that bring joy and entertainment to loved ones. With Shutterfly’s easy-to-use customization tools, you can create personalized puzzles featuring cherished photos or design custom playing cards with snapshots of the whole family. These last-minute Christmas gifts not only provide hours of fun but also serve as a meaningful keepsake that captures special memories and moments.

Clothing & Accessories

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Personalized accessories and clothing from Shutterfly are the ideal Christmas gifts for adding a special touch to your loved ones’ wardrobes. From monogrammed tote bags to custom t-shirts and personalized jewelry, these unique gifts allow you to create unique and meaningful presents that reflect the recipient’s style and personality. Whether it’s a cozy custom hoodie with their name embroidered or a funny custom socks adorned with their favorite photo, these personalized items are sure to be cherished and worn with pride.

Scented Candles

Custom candle with the word love written on it placed on a cream tray featuring a mother and her child

Custom candles from Shutterfly make for perfect Christmas gifts that are both thoughtful and festive. With the ability to personalize the design and pick your favorite scent, you can create a candle that captures the holiday spirit and brings warmth to your loved ones’ homes. These cozy gift ideas are sure to be cherished and enjoyed throughout the holiday season.

Tabletop Prints

custom tabletop prints

With Shutterfly’s tabletop photo prints, you can transform your favorite memories into beautiful, stand-alone prints for your giftees that can be displayed on desks, shelves, or mantels. These prints are easy to create and can be customized with various sizes, designs, and captions. Whether it’s a cherished family photo or a snapshot from a special occasion from the last year, tabletop photo prints make for a heartfelt and visually stunning gift that will be treasured for years to come.

Personalized Stationery

Thankful for every moment personalized notebook, notepad with green border, and journal

For those who appreciate the art of writing, Shutterfly offers personalized stationery and notepads. From elegant designs to playful patterns, you can customize these items with your recipient’s name, initials, or even pictures. Whether it’s a set of thank you cards, a stylish notebook, or a personalized journal, these thoughtful gifts will inspire creativity and make writing a more enjoyable experience.

Holiday & Christmas Cards

An assortment of personalized photo Christmas cards from Shutterfly

One of the best gifts you can give is a thoughtful holiday message to your friends, family members, and loved ones. Send a custom holiday card or Christmas card designed with your photos to loved ones near and far this holiday season. From foil and glitter cards to more classic or minimalist options, you can find the right holiday greeting card for you and this family with Shutterfly.

Gift Cards

tote bag, water bottle, and photo tiles

If you’re still unsure about what to get, Shutterfly also offers gift cards that allow your loved ones to choose their own personalized gifts. These digital Shutterfly gift cards can be easily purchased online and can be redeemed for any of Shutterfly’s products. This way, your recipient can have the joy of creating their own personalized gift, ensuring that it’s exactly what they want.

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With Shutterfly’s wide range of customizable products and easy-to-use design tools, you can find the perfect last-minute Christmas gift that will bring a smile to your loved ones’ faces. From photo books to home decor items, these personalized gifts will show your thoughtfulness and make this holiday season truly special.

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