Last-Minute Holiday Gifts You Can Grab at Trader Joe’s

Read next


The holiday season is here––are you looking for that last-minute gift idea? No need to make a separate run to the mall, just head to your local Trader Joe’s! The grocer has the perfect selection of quick gifts, including Trader Joe’s gift cards, beauty products, home and more. Keep scrolling to see them all.

Trader Joe's

Moisturizing Lip Balm Set

Winter weather almost always means chapped lips! Give the gift of moisture with TJ's new Moisturizing Lip Balm Set that includes Almond Cream, Strawberry Tangerine, Green Tea, Peppermint, Watermelon, and Raspberry Cream. Each one is made with beeswax, coconut oil, sunflower seed oil, and shea butter and no parabens or sulfates.

You can find them in the beauty or gift section for $5.99.

Jingle Jangle

Cookies, chocolate, candies, pretzels, oh my! The coveted Jingle Jangle tin makes the perfect hostess gift (or maybe even a little gift to yourself!).

Find it in the seasonal section for $10.

Body Butter Trio

Perfect for a gift basket or stocking stuffer, this body butter trio has a fragrance for everyone. Each three-pack comes with Lemon Verbena, Frosted Berry and Almond Honey and is made with coconut oil, shea butter and aloe vera.

You can find it in the beauty aisle for $7.99.

Ultra Moisturizing Hand Cream Trio

Each one of the hand creams in this trio is made with 20 percent shea butter and one of the these oils: Argan Oil, Kukui Nut Oil, or Olive Oil. With dry wintery weather upon us, you can't go wrong with this perfect gift, which is also great as a stocking stuffer.

Find this trio for $7.99.

Karly Wood

Olive Wood Cheese Board & Cutting Board

Need a hostess gift or a present for someone you may not know that well? Trader Joe's fancy Olive Wood Cheese Board & Cutting Board is a fabulous way to say "happy holidays!" The handcrafted gift is made in Tunisia and requires no soap for maintenance. 

You can find it in the front of the store for $12.99.

Hot Chocolate Sticks

Perfect as a family gift or to bring for a hostess, these hot chocolate sticks will power any giftee through the chilly winter.  They are made with 46% dark cocoa, with cocoa butter and pure cane sugar and fashioned into 3.5-inch sticks that dissolve when stirred for two to three minutes. 

You can pick up a 7 ounce box for $3.29.

Karly Wood

Olive Oil Trio

Trader Joe's single varietal Mediterranean Olive Oils are perfect for the foodies in your life. Your giftee will thoroughl enjoy these EVOO varieties from Italy, Greece and Spain and you'll look fancy, too.

Grab this holiday gift for just $9.99.

Karly Wood

Cookie Mixes

Whether you break up this trio of baking mixes or give them all to one person, you can't go wrong with TJ's variety of cookie mixes. After all, the holidays are all about getting your bake on, but not everyone has the desire to make cookies from scratch. Perfect for teachers or neighbors, pair a mix with a cute dishcloth or whisk and you've got a fun and festive gift! This year, Trader's has Peppermint Chocolate Chunk Cookie Mix and a delicious Pfeffernüsse Cookie Mix.

Find these mixes in the baking aisle starting at $2.99 each.

Karly Wood

Felted Wool Trivet

Coming in a colorful lineup as well as neutral grays, these Felted Wool Trivets are perfect for a hostess gift or as a last-minute add on. Pair with a set of pretty bowls or a baking mix for the ideal teacher gift, too!

You'll find these wool trivets near the front of the store for just $4.99 each.

Holiday Libations

'Tis the season for festive liqueurs! Head to the liquor aisle to find a bottle of Egg Nog Liqueur. Made with real cream, spiced rum and french brandy, this Christmas-y treat is perfect for a special night. 

Find it near the wine for $7.99.


Karly Wood

Olive Wood Bowls

This handcrafted set of three Olive Wood Bowls is a sight to behold. Perfect for serving or decor, the made-in-Tunisia set would be perfect when paired with a baking mix.

Find the set of three in the front of the store for $29.99.

Essential Oil Collection

Great for stockings or for a fellow mom, this trio of Essential Oils makes a great gift this holiday. Each boxed set comes with three pure and additive-free oils that include, lavender, lemon and eucalyptus. Also in the box? A diffuser made from New Zealand wool!

Grab in the beauty aisle for $11.99.

Felted Wool Garland

Nine feet long and handcrafted in Nepal, this colorful felted wool garland is just what your mantle needs. Pick one along with a bottle of wine for the ultimate hostess gift.

Find near the front of the store for $8.99.

Karly Wood

Nutty Popcorn Trio

Get ready for a triple threat of popcorn goodness. Each tin of Trader Joe's Nutty Popcorn Trio comes with Chocolate Almond, Macadamia Caramel Corn and Pecan Praline Caramel Corn. An ideal gift to give a neighbor––don't forget to also buy one for yourself!

Find on endcaps or in the snack aisle for $6.99.

Karly Wood


Meet me under the mistletoe! This preserved product is meant to last the entire season and would make a sweet gift for the loved ones in your life.

A box is just $2.49 and can be found near the front of the store.

Exfoliating Body Scrub Trio

Enjoy Brown Sugar, Citrus and Green Tea Scrub with this perfect-for-stocking stuffers trio. The simple beauty product is a great option for gal pals, tweens or teachers!

Each pack of three is just $7.99 in the beauty aisle.

Trader Joe's Gift Card

Can you ever go truly wrong with a gift card? Let your family and friends grab their fave products on their own time when you wrap up a Trader Joe's gift card that can be used in any store at any time.

Karly Wood

Fantastic Florals

No need to spend copious amounts of moolah on a seasonal floral bouquet, especially when you hit up Trader's. Before you check out, sample the amazing holiday bouquets, classic bunches and glam greenery that always lines the buckets of the grocer's floral department. You'll never need to show up at a holiday shindig empty-handed again!

Karly Wood


TJ's has long been known for it's excellent and well-priced array of wine and this holiday you can take full advantage. Whether your giftee loves a good import or prefers a subtle sauvignon blanc, you can easily shop the vino department with confidence that whatever you choose, it has Joe's stamp of approval––and it won't break the bank.

Cheese, Please

Cinnamon Toscata, Chimay Autumn Cheese, Baked Blood Orange Chocolate Chip Ricotta––these are just a few of the decadent cheeses at your fingertips at TJ's. Pick up a few unique wedges and pair with chocolates, crackers or wine for the perfect hostess gift!


There's something for everyone for the holidays at Trader Joe's! Sink your teeth into Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Cups, the Taste Test of Caramels or Dark Chocolate Liqueur Cherries. Keep an eye out for specialty assortments, too!


Trader's seasonal selections of candles are easy on the wallet but big on thoughtfulness. The grocer's natural candles come in at just $3.99 and are constantly changing with the holidays. Grab a few to finish off that gift basket––and don't forget one for yourself!

Gourmet Coffee & Tea

Help your loved ones cozy up this holiday with beautifully packaged teas and coffees that only Trader Joe's can do. Tins of teas and artful bags of coffee make great gifts that are easy to snag on your next TJ run.

All the Nog Products

Egg nog, almond nog, Greek whole milk yogurt egg nog––oh my! Nothing says the holidays like a nosh-worthy nog product! Pick up a few to wish your fam and friends a festive season on your weekly grocery run.

Karly Wood

Candy Cane Joe-Joe's

We've yet to meet a person who doesn't love Trader Joe's coveted Candy Cane Joe-Joe's! Loved one, neighbor, teacher or friend, you can't go wrong picking up a few boxes of these to keep around for last-minute gifts. Top with a red bow––or maybe a half-gallon of milk––there's no wrong way to Joe Joe.

––Karly Wood

Feature photo: Trader Joe’s



20 of Trader Joe’s Best Appetizers for the Holidays

All the Festive Holiday Products You Can Now Get at Trader Joe’s

Have Dinner on the Table in 10 Minutes (or Less!) With These Trader Joe’s Meal Hacks


Welcome to our Tinybeans family!
Be sure to check your email for new activities, recipes and parenting hacks – and to see if you’ve won!







Spring Giveaway: Enter to Win a $500 Gift Card!

Enter your email and zip code below for a chance to win a Mastercard Gift Card. We’ll pick one winner per month through August 31, 2022 – 5 lucky winners in all!

I agree to the official rules and I agree to receive email communications from Tinybeans. By providing your email address, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service