Funny Gifts

31 Awesome Novelty Gifts That Are Actually Useful

Updated on October 17, 2021 Updated on Oct 17, 2021
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    Novelty gifts don’t need to be just for laughs. Tons of fun novelty gift ideas are helpful. If you are looking for a white elephant gift to exchange or just for a fun gift, novelty gifts are always fun to give. Whether it’s for a birthday gift, Christmas gift, or just for fun, we’ve got a whole list of fantastic novelty and gag gifts that people want!

  1. Wine Condoms
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    Ever hesitated on opening that second bottle of wine? No more. Wine Condoms are a great solution to preserving wine. The super seal prevents oxygen from entering the bottle and spoiling the wine. The perfect gift for wine lovers.

  3. Famous Painting Socks
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    Famous oil painting pattern design meets the double effect of fashion and comfort. Brighten up those cool weather mornings with these snuggly socks to keep your toes completely dry and quite good. These art-printed patterned casual socks are comfortable, lightweight, wearable, and sweat-wicking.

  5. Peeing Boy Whiskey Dispenser 
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    Few things blur the lines between classy and hilarious, quite like this whiskey dispenser that depicts a boy peeing whiskey into your favorite glass. This humorous drink dispenser is the perfect home bar accessory modeled after the Manneken Pis sculpture fountain in Belgium. It measures 13″ tall and holds 16 oz of any liquid you can imagine.

  7. It’s Raining Men Umbrella
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    Why have it rain cats and dogs when it can be raining men? This umbrella makes the perfect gift for the special someone you have in mind! Watch their face light up as they open their new favorite necessity. Bring some sunshine to your rainy day! How many times has your automatic umbrella failed you during that downpour and left you in the rain? Our manual design allows you to release the bottom spring for easy gliding when opening and closing. 

  9. Shakespearean Insult Bandages
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    Even knaves, rascals, and scoundrels get scrapes and cuts that require bandages. Add Elizabethan insult to injury with these hilarious bandages. Scathing insults such as, “Thy wit’s as thick as Tewksbury mustard,” and “Do thou amend my face, and I’ll amend my life.” You’ll never stop laughing.

  11. Colon Cleanse Hot Sauce
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    Professor Phardtpounders colon cleaner hot sauce – an elixir of capsaicin extremes is a fantastic creation of a Caribbean mustard hot sauce. It delivers heat and an unforgettable island flavor to your meals, to say nothing of the laughs and chuckles it will bring when you put a bottle on your table. This best-seller is perfect for the BBQ enthusiast, and it makes a great Christmas gift or stocking stuffer for a hot sauce lover.

  13. Clip-on Cup Holder
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    Have you ever split a drink on your papers or computer keyboard? This clip-on desk holder is a smart way to contain your cold beverages, mobile phones, and small things scattered on your desk. Features a small hole on the bottom, convenient when using the USB cable to charge your phone. 

  15. Flask Bracelet
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    Wearing your heart on your sleeve is not nearly as fun as wearing your drink on your wrist. Perfect situations that require subtle sipping, this bangle flask might be the most practical and stylish accessory you own. It’s ideal for Mother’s Day, a stocking stuffer Christmas present, birthdays, and more!

  17. Golden Girls Mug
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    Who doesn’t love Golden Girls? If you are looking for a gift for your best friend, she will love this. Thank her for being a friend with this fun coffee mug!

  19. Funny Coasters
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    These coasters are an excellent gift for someone with a sense of humor. With these coasters, you’ll give the best gift ever. Everyone appreciates humor. So the recipient will never forget this practical, funny gift!

  21. Goat Story Coffee Mug
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    Goat Mug is a one-of-a-kind coffee mug that was inspired by the first coffee discovery. Its horn shape is a dedication to goats that discovered this elixir of life, and it also lets you drink the very last sip. It comes with a set of 2 straps that allow you to carry your coffee but at the same time reply to a couple of e-mails and carry around your newspaper. It’s a great idea for a Father’s Day gift for a dad on the go.

  23. Dino Taco Holders
  24. Dinosaurs + Tacos = Prehistoric Awesomeness! Turn your next Taco Tuesday Jurassic, and devour tacos with style! Great gift for kids and kidults that are looking to add a bit of fun to the dinner table. Not just for tacos, the Tricerataco can hold toast, waffles, sandwiches, and so much more. The perfect gift idea for any taco lover.

  25. Grow Cocktails
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    Grow happiness in small spaces. This patio gardening kit comes with everything you need to start your very own Cocktail Garden! Includes fun cocktail recipes, 6 packages of Heirloom Seeds, Starter Soil, Cocktail Recipes, Wooden Plant ID Stakes, Growing Instructions, Pencil & 100% Recycled Fiber Egg Carton Planter! 

  27. Library Collection Mark Twain Scented Candle
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    For all the bibliophiles in your lives, we present the Library Collection. Pairing favorite quotes with exquisite fragrances, we pay tribute to well-loved authors. Impeccably packaged in a gift box adorned with an author photo, bio, and stamped labels, this is the ideal gift for lovers of fine literature. Every candle fragrance is a blend of custom notes designed to evoke the spirit of author for which it is named.

  29. Pac Man Coffee Mug
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    Whether you decide to have a hot or cold beverage this PacMan Heat Changing Mug will come to life according to your drink that day. Featuring a heat-activated decal, PacMan characters appear before your eyes as you pour your hot beverage into the cup. Perfect for starting a conversation at your favorite coffee shop, request that they use your own mug and watch the baristas scream with excitement and wonder as they see Pac-dots appear and your high score change. 

  31. Farm Animal Butt Magnets
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    From the hand and mind of Steph Mantis comes these hilarious animal butt magnets. Plastic animal butts are perfect for displaying everything. Perfect for the farm animal lover, this set is the perfect way to share a laugh with a friend. These hilarious magnets will make your fridge stand out while holding on to pictures, memos, and more. Makes a unique gift for pet lovers!

  33. Silicone Picnic Wine Glasses
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    This unbreakable silicone wine glass drinking set is the perfect gift for men, women, him, her, mom, dad, sister, brother, boyfriend, girlfriend, and even yourself. These fun wine glasses are an incredible gift for wine enthusiasts on the go

  35. Whale Butter Dish
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    Thar she blows! This adorable butter dish will find a happy home in any kitchen. The dish holds an entire stick of butter, marks for measuring, and is microwave, dishwasher, and freezer safe.

  37. Guzzle Buddy
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    The Guzzle Buddy Wine Bottle Glass is a hilarious gift for wine lovers or anyone who wants to be the “hit” of the party! Pouring wine is such a chore! Simply screw the glass into your favorite bottle. Aerate, pour, and drink in one easy step.

  39. Loch Ness Nessie Ladle
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    Believe it or not, out of the deep pot comes Nessie. Diving into your favorite soup or standing by ready to use, a legendary time in the kitchen. With the nice smooth grip, you can now with ease serve all your favorite soups, stews, chilies and sauces. Adorable kitchen accessories are great novelty gifts!

  41. Star Wars Death Star Ice Mold
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    This Star Wars Death Star ice mold will add an explosion to you and your guest’s drinks! Big ice cubes keep your drink colder longer, so these bad boys will keep your drink cool without diluting its flavor. Perfect for adding to just about any drink – Whiskey, Cocktail, Mixed Drinks, Juice, and more. It’s an ideal size for most glass sizes and can find room in any freezer.

  43. Pull and Stretch Stress Balls
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    Looking for a fun, and inexpensive, way to relieve some stress? These colorful stress balls can be squeezed, bounced, stressed, and thrown. They’re perfect for kids with sensory needs as well as for people who just want to have a little fun!

  45. Parrot Bottle Opener
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    Don’t checkout before you check out this cute little gadget! Make opening your favorite bottle of wine or beer even more fun with this cute parrot-shaped bottle opener and corkscrew combo. Made of brushed aluminum metal, the device also has a serrated foil cutter. 

  47. Funny Oven Mitt
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    Anyone who spends a lot of time, in the kitchen will love this snarky oven mitt. A little cinnamon, a lot of butter, and a heaping cup of brilliance. But no raisins. Never raisins. Super-insulated. 100% cotton.  

  49. Sugar Skull Salt and Pepper Shakers 
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    These unique salt and pepper shakers are in the shape and style of Day of the Dead sugar skulls and encrusted with rhinestones. Made of ceramic, they measure 3 x 2.5 x 2.25. Everyone will enjoy these salt and pepper shakers at your next house party!

  51. Cactus Coasters
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    Easy to storage all coasters in the sturdy pot, or dry the coasters in the cactus model after use. You can also organize some small staff to make your table in order or even grow a plant in.  Anti-skid design helps to keep coasters in place, sturdy and lightweight base protect your dining table from scratches. 

  53. Bacon Air Freshener
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    If you’re looking for a unique and hilarious gag gift that’s both inexpensive and memorable then this bacon-scented air freshener is a winner! Liven up any birthday party, holiday season gathering, or Father’s Day celebration with this clever and funny novelty gift!

  55. Unicorn Float
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    The GoFloats Unicorn Party Tube is guaranteed to make a splash wherever you go. Everyone at the pool will want to take their turn on the magical unicorn float! The unicorn’s rainbow mane and tail make for an amazing photo in the summer sun. Plus, unicorn gifts are the best gifts.

  57. Harry Potter Mischief T-Shirt
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    No adventure in the wizarding world is complete without a little mischief. Pay homage to Hogwarts, Wormtail, Moony, Padfoot, and Prongs in this Mischief Managed shirt with stars around the famous phrase. In addition, you’ll receive two exclusive die-cut stickers. 

  59. Maple Syrup Candle
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    This fun scented candle is the perfect gift for maple lovers everywhere. Fill your home with the delicious and warm aroma of maple syrup with this delightful candle-in-a-tin. The wood wick crackles like a fireplace! Made from certified organic soy wax, the candle burns for up to 75 hours. Made by hand in Canada.

  61. Paws Phone Case
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    Cat lovers rejoice! These paws will be on everyone’s wish list and they’ll keep your phone safe! This is not a flimsy case. It is very cushiony and will protect your device from impact. The easy grip makes it comfortable to hold. Quick and easy access to ports and buttons and will fit your numerous iPhone models like a glove.