38 Gifts For New York City Residents
1. Baseball Cap
Flipper is a Korean baseball cap brand that makes original, high-quality baseball caps. The snapback style hat has an adjustable buckle back and comes in several colors.
2. Heart Pendant Necklace
This beautiful necklace comes in a lovely jewelry box, ready for gifting. Made of sterling silver with a high-quality cubic zirconia pendant, this necklace is available in multiple colors, including rose gold and yellow gold.
The cute little animals are a nice neutral color and the design is subtle enough to not be distracting. The best part about these socks is that they’re made of 80% cotton, 15% acrylic, 5% spandex which makes them incredibly comfortable but still breathable!
4. Dark Knight Batmobile Diorama
Relish’s dementia-friendly puzzles are designed to keep seniors mentally and physically active while enjoying a fun activity. This jigsaw puzzle measures 23 x 30 inches when complete, making it a great room decorator piece. It is made of PVC plastic with a non-porous finish that protects the artwork from smudges and fingerprints.
5. Classic TV Show T-Shirt
“I don’t know about you, John, but I could really go for some eggnog right now.” This hilarious shirt is sure to be a holiday favorite! 100% cotton and available in men’s and women’s cuts, this Christmas gift idea features the iconic strains of “Joy to the World” coming from the mouth of none other than John Lennon himself!
6. John Lennon Ringer Tee
100% cotton, Officially licensed, Shirt is unisex and comes in sizes small-5XL. (see sizing link below), Machine wash cold with like colors, dry low heat, Tee shirt design reads “I’m Only A 10 In New York City” & pairs nicely with the coffee mug for a complete set!
7. Long Sleeve Shirt
Show your support for the brave men and women of the New York City Fire Department with this stylish navy blue cotton long sleeve shirt. This comfortable shirt makes a great gift for all FDNY members and their families!
8. Statue of Liberty Puzzle
Puzzles are a great way to de-stress and this one is designed to be fun so your kids can have some fun with it too! There are 12 pieces and you need to put them together like a jigsaw puzzle. It’s very easy though so don’t worry if you’ve never done one before!
9. Show Tunes Socks
These funny novelty socks are a fun way to let someone know you’re dying to see them break out into song and dance. Made from 80% Cotton, 17% Polyester, 3% Elastane for easy fit and comfort.
10. Secret Hitler
A fast-paced game of deception and betrayal for up to 10 players. Who will you vote for? The candidate with the most votes wins. But be careful who you trust because your fellow candidates are working against each other, too. Lying is a part of the game; it can help you get an advantage or make sure your opponent loses. If at any point during the election, anyone mentions Nazi Germany, Jews, or multiculturalism — stop the game immediately and reread this section until everyone is clear on what topics are off-limits.
11. The New York Nobody Knows
An intimate portrait of the Big Apple. As a child growing up in Manhattan, William Helmreich played a game with his father called “Last Stop”. They would pick a subway line, ride it to its final destination, and explore the neighborhood. Decades later, his love for exploring the city was as strong as ever. Putting his feet to the test, he decided that the only way to truly understand New York was to walk virtually every block of all five boroughs―an astonishing 6,000 miles.
12. Before and After Coffee Mug Set
This hilarious coffee mug and stemless wine glass set makes a great gift for those boring coffee or dental tea times! If you’re going to be drinking coffee before your appointment, then this is the gift for you! Your dentist is sure to appreciate the humor and you will enjoy a much more enjoyable morning commute to work.
13. Because Patients Wine Glass
Whether you need a 21st birthday gift or 50th birthday gift, Christmas present, stocking stuffer, housewarming gift, hostess gift, wedding anniversary gifts (his and hers mr and mrs), girlfriend gift, gift for your parents (mom and dad), best friend, sister – we’ve got you covered.
14. Cross Country Coach Keychain
Show your appreciation and say thank you to a special coach with this “A Great Coach is Hard to Find and Impossible to Forget Keychain.” Cross Country Coaches, Track and Field Coaches, or any Running Coach will love it and the meaning behind it. A perfect gift for that crucial holiday or birthday when you need something unique yet practical!
15. Lego Architecture Set
This is a great gift for anyone with children or grandchildren growing up! The set includes instructions to build five famous London landmarks. A fun way to learn about the city they’ve called home their whole lives!
16. I Love NY T-Shirt
Don’t miss out on a classic item like this! Our I Love NY tee has a high quality screen print logo that will not fade. Kids unisex “I Heart NY” t-shirt is officially licensed with I Love NY neck tags and hangtags. A great gift for any New Yorker!
17. Sailboat Journal Logbook
The Ortons knew that they wouldn’t be able to pay for their dream trip right away. So they created a list of “needs,” decided how much money they needed to save each month, and set an ambitious goal. This book is the story of how they met those goals and more importantly, lived a life full of adventure, purpose, creativity, and grit.
18. New York City on Instagram
From gorgeous skylines and jaw-dropping aerials to hidden treasures, this timely collection showcases 300 striking images of NYC by more than 40 acclaimed Instagram photographers. This first-of-its-kind book brings the Instagram experience into a beautifully curated collection that reveals New York City in a vivid, new light—whether it’s dramatic views of must-see icons like the Empire State Building and the Brooklyn Bridge or glimpses of quintessential city moments like “Manhattanhenge” and autumn in Central Park.
19. Coordinates Necklace
Commemorate the place where you grew up or where you met the love of your life with a Lucky Feather City Coordinate Necklace. Longitude and latitude coordinates designate that 1 special place in your heart.
21. Electric Tea Kettle
The Radiante bamboo tea kettler is an eco-friendly and natural product. The tumbler is made from 100% organic, sustainable bamboo. It can keep hot food or drinks at a temperature of up to 150 degrees Fahrenheit for several hours while the lid prevents spills and leaks.
22. Funny Novelty Socks
These funny novelty socks have a cool retro feel. They are black with white Checkerboard designs all over them, and they come in a pack of three so that you can always have a pair at hand to wear with your favorite jeans!
23. Winter Socks Gift Box
Sock up your grandma. These are the types of gifts she’ll save for when you ask “what do you want for Christmas?” This box comes with 11 pairs of cute warm socks, in styles for every day of the year!
25. Paper Towel Holder
Minimal New York City playfully captures the essence of New York with clever pairs of sharp illustrations and cheeky commentary about the city. Historic context for each illustration is revealed in the back of the book, making it an informative experience for anyone who has ever walked through the bright lights of Times Square, paid $13 for an avocado toast, or indulged in Junior’s Cheesecake on Flatbush.
26. Cross Body Bag
This vegan leather bag has 2 front pockets and one zippered pocket, making it an ideal cross-body bag. The long strap can be detached from the bag allowing it to become a shoulder bag. This is a great everyday accessory for work or play!
27. Infinity Bracelet
This gorgeous mom bracelet is the perfect gift for you or your mom. Mothers will love this bracelet and the meaning behind it. This represents infinite love for that special someone and friendship, love for eternity, love for infinity and sisterhood.
28. The Hangover Bracelet
Help them to get over their blunders with this hilarious 7.5 inch New York City theme glass bracelet. It comes packed in a pretty gift box ready for giving and features the most commonly made mistakes while drinking, such as “My drink was stolen from me”, “I thought I could handle more alcohol”, and “I don’t know what happened but it wasn’t my fault. Please let me make it up to you by buying us dinner”.
29. The Seasons of New York
The year begins and ends in winter—ice skaters enjoy Central Park’s Wollman Rink, the Christmas tree arrives at Rockefeller Center, pedestrians walk across a snow-covered Brooklyn Bridge. Springtime brings cherry blossoms in Washington Square and a field of tulips in Central Park. In the summer, the paths through Central Park are a popular stroll, and farmers’ markets and other outdoor events, such as the 4th of July fireworks over the Statue of Liberty, draw people outside during the warmer months.
30. COVID-19 Pandemic Book
In the summer of 2019, a deadly virus spreads across the country and threatens to wipe out nearly everyone. The federal government is paralyzed by in-fighting, so it’s up to Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York to find a solution. Although he would rather be working on his third novel, Cuomo has no choice but to step into the void and save the day. With infection rates spiking and more people dying every day, an emergency plan needs to be put into place immediately—but this time there’s nothing anyone can do about it because no one trusts each other and Washington DC has gone completely insane! In this gripping look at how our world could end, former governor Eliot Spitzer reveals what really happened during that fateful summer when America was under siege…and outlines a path for future action that will prevent another widespread catastrophe from ever happening again.
31. Friendship Necklace
This necklace is a beautiful and thoughtful gift for your best friend. The pendant is made with an actual piece of banyan wood, which is a tree that grows in Southern India and Sri Lanka. The pendant has been hand-painted to depict the unique leaves of this tree.
32. Novelty Graphic Sarcastic T-Shirt
This t-shirt comes in various colors and makes a great gift for that husband of yours who loves to be funny but hates being corny. It’s 100% cotton and is pretty comfortable, too.
33. Portable Storage Trunk Organizer
A good trunk organizer makes the most of a vehicle’s limited storage space and ensures that only essential items are carried when traveling. The Trunk Crate Pro (TC-Pro) is an Eco-friendly professional grade, heavy-duty material trunk organizer with straps that allows for quick and easy installation across all trunks. It can be used to organize both large and small items, making it suitable for just about any need you might have!
34. New York City Glass
These glasses are a great way to celebrate the history and culture of NYC. The glasses come with two pieces of art, one on each glass. The bottom half is a raised relief map of NYC, and the top half shows famous landmarks below clear skies. These would make an awesome gift when you order a case!
35. New York City Dish Towel 👍 Great for Kitchen, Bar, & Bathroom
New York City Dish Towel This adorable dish towel is from the folks at CatStudio. It’s made of cotton and has a hidden pocket to hold flatware or other kitchen accessories.
36. State necklace
A New York state outline pendant on a 18″ cable chain. The perfect way to express your individualistic personality, we love the way pendants makes a bold statement. Feminine and sophisticated, this open state pendant is the perfect gift for you or for the special woman in your life.
37. New York City Retro T-Shirt
If you spent any amount of time in NYC between the years 1975 and 1995, this t-shirt is a sure bet! It’s made from 100% cotton and has all the classic sights, sounds, and smells of being stuck inside during a thunderstorm when you were supposed to be outside having fun.
38. CubicFun 3D Puzzles
A gift card might be the best gift of all. Say hello to someone in your life who could use a little fun. These puzzles are great for adults and kids of all ages alike and will keep them entertained for hours.