Get your shopping lists ready! Whether you’re buying for friends or making your holiday wishlist, our KPOP gift guide has something for every stan. This list contains some of our essentials for every stan, whether you like BTS, Blackpink, NCT, Itzy, Stray Kids, or anyone else, and we hope it will give you ideas for this holiday season! Happy shopping!
These mini printers are the perfect gift for making photo cards or printing out Polaroids! They come in a variety of colors and models and easily connect to smartphones via Bluetooth for instant printing. This way, the possibilities are endless. You can print your own photo cards, make collages, or print memories from concerts!
Available from Instax from $99
Astronord CD Player
As every KPOP stan knows, physical albums are one of the most important parts of a comeback era. They’re known for their pretty photo books and photocards, but the CDs themselves are just as beautiful. This CD player lets you admire the CD as you listen and conveniently hangs on the wall like decor!
Available from Astronord for $62
What better way to display albums or merch than these chic floating shelves from Amazon?! The options are endless with these shelves. Rearrange them on the wall, change out merch from comeback to comeback, stack your albums, and so much more.
Available from Amazon for $33.99
Acid-Free Photocard Sleeves
These photo card sleeves from Mayday Games are the perfect, budget-friendly gift for stans who collect photo cards and want to keep them safe! You can find almost any size for low prices, and they’re acid-free and thick for the best protection for those gorgeous photo cards.
Available from Mayday Games for $2 per pack
And once you’ve got your photo card sleeves, you’ll need a binder to keep them in! These binders are affordable and have various styles to choose from so your photo cards will always be displayed in style. Plus, you can always customize them with stickers!
Available from Amazon for $12.95
Clear ITA Bag
Now that concerts are coming back in full force, a clear bag is a must-have! These adorable bags are the perfect size for concerts, or for an everyday bag that you can use to show off photo cards, pins, or mini plushies. The clear window allows you to showcase your personal style and give your bag a unique spin!
Available from Etsy for $29.90
For those who love watching Livestream mukbangs like Eat Jin or cooking shows, a Korean cookbook is quintessential. Learn how to make your idols’ fave Korean meals, expand your Korean cuisine knowledge, and try new foods! This gift makes for a perfect excuse to get together with your friends and have a cooking day.
Available from Amazon for $6.99
SnackFever Subscription Box
Another one for the foodies, this monthly box lets you try Korean snacks! Each box contains 10-13 full-size premium snacks, and you can choose from four different plans. The box auto-renews, but you can pause or cancel at any time. The best part about this gift is it’s the gift that truly keeps on giving every single month!
Available from SnackFever from $37 a box
Create Your Own Special Package
Through Inspire Me Korea, you can choose from anything such as socks, books, stickers, cute tape, and stationery! There are different themes to choose from and a long list of budgets you can pick to fit you. Most of the boxes are surprise boxes, which makes them even more fun!
Available from Inspire Me Korea for various prices
Custom Phone Case
Another way to express your love for your favorite groups and idols is by gifting a custom phone case! Use a group name or an ultimate bias in various fonts and color options. These cases are also incredibly sustainable! This one is 100% compostable and made with eco-friendly ink and plant-based material. It also features 6.6-foot drop protection.
Available from Casetify for $55
If all else fails, or you’re not sure what someone might like, grab a gift card from Cokodive! This way, they can pick out merch, KPOP albums, books, Seasons Greetings, and so much more. You can never go wrong with a gift card!
Available from Cokodive for various prices
Be sure to check out our other gift guides for more ideas!
Featured Image Source: Edit by Afnan Acharki for THP