45 Practical Gifts for your Boss
Make a handmade gift for your boss that's not only functional, but meaningful too!
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While giving is better than receiving, it can be a little tricky to give a gift to your boss. Some may find the act completely out of the question, but others may have forged a friendlier bond with their boss. If so, these 45 Practical Gifts for your Boss will show you the way to go when looking for that perfect workplace gift. The truth is that times are changing and bosses are no longer the mysterious or ominous figures they once were. They're people just like us, and if you're lucky enough to see your boss regularly, why not give them a DIY gift for being a leader you're proud to work with!
Purchasing a gift for your boss at any time can be a slippery slope. You don't want to spend too much, but you also don't want to spend too little. That's why a handmade gift is always a great idea, and it will show how thoughtful you really are! Choose one of these fun gifts for your boss that will allow you to be professional and show you care at the same time. These presents will work as Christmas gifts and even birthday gifts as well.
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Office Desk Gift Ideas for Boss
Show your boss how much you appreciate them with a simple gift they can put on their desk at work. This kind of gesture will work well if you're having a hard time deciding what to get your boss! These DIY gifts will come in handy no matter what, and no doubt your boss will love a small desk accessory to brighten up their office space. Give them a splendid office garden to bring a little life to their desk, or a personalized mug set for their morning cup o' joe. These office desk gift ideas are perfect for any boss, whether you know them well or not.
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Organizational Gifts for the Boss
There's a lot of work that comes along with being the boss. They're always on-the-go with plenty of meetings and things to remember. Help them out with one of these organizational crafts they're bound to love. Everyone could use a little more organization in their lives, and your boss is no exception. These lovely DIY gift ideas will make your boss's life easier and more manageable that they'll be thanking you for weeks! If you know your boss well, you'll know exactly what they'd appreciate. So, go on and take a look at our variety of organizational gifts including a handmade notice board and an iPhone sleeping case.
Decorative Office DIY Gifts
Office life can be somewhat repetitive after sitting at your desk all day. Give your boss a unique decoration for their office for a touch of vibrance and personalization. You can instantly turn any space into something completely grand with one of these decorative crafts for your boss. They'll cherish the chance at being able to add something totally unique to their workspace. It's not easy to find a gift for your boss, but these simple projects make it that much easier. You'll see that these gifts are not over-the-top extravagant, which makes them great presents for your boss to maintain professionalism with just a hint of flair!
Practical Gifts for Male Boss
If you're looking for something more specific for your male boss, take a look at this selection of practical gifts for men! These wonderful presents are fantastic for the boss you know loves to golf in his free time, or the one who relaxes while perusing on his Kindle. It can be hard to shop for men in general, which makes it even more difficult to find the most appropriate gift for your male boss. Luckily, you'll find something right here that you can make yourself. Nothing shows appreciation and hard work quite like a handmade gift. Your boss will definitely be impressed with one of these DIY presents!
If you're looking more gifts for men, take a look at our selection of DIY gifts for him from your brother to your dad and even that special someone! 28 Easy Homemade Gifts for Him
Thoughtful Gifts for Female Boss
Finally, if you want something truly special for your female boss, you've come to the right place. These splendid gifts will show how much you admire and look up to her every day. She can use these wonderful DIY projects at the workplace or even at home! They're so easy to make, you might even want to make several for your coworker friends as well. There can never be too many gifts, so make as many as these precious crafts as you would like! You'll find plenty of gifts you'd love to receive yourself from trinket boxes for a bright addition to your desk or even some beautiful pressed pansy coasters.
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