16 Thoughtful Gifts For Your Long-Distance Partner
Being in a long-distance relationship requires a whole lot of texting, FaceTimes, and love. However, the silver lining of all those miles in between you two is the excitement when you finally get to see them in person. From Netflix partying to falling asleep while on FaceTime, show them how much you appreciate them with a thoughtful gift. We rounded up some of the cutest and most heartwarming gifts that celebrate your love for each other, regardless of distance. We included a wide array of gifts, including helpful travel necessities, sentimental items, and even a few fun finds. Whether you met online or had to move away from each other, these presents will let your significant other know how much you care for them.
— Additional reporting by Macy Cate Williams and Nicole Yi
A Sentimental Present: Letters to My Love
"Write now. Read later. Treasure forever." This sweet keepsake book ($9) comes with 12 blank fold-and-mail letters for you to fill and for them to open whenever the distance gets too tough, especially if you're in a relationship dealing with differing time zones.
A Handcrafted Commuter Bag: Men's Leather Laptop Personalized Messenger Bag
If they are constantly on the go, get them this stunning Men's Leather Laptop Personalized Messenger Bag ($125). It's completely customizable to fit their lifestyle needs including the size, adding a waterproof coating, adding an umbrella holder, adding backpack straps, or even adding a luggage trolley straps.
For Toiletries and Necessities: Personalized Leather Dopp Kit
Make their life easier by keeping their toiletries and other necessities organized in this handcrafted Personalized Leather Dopp Kit ($30). The monogrammed piece comes in three colors including, brown, light brown, and black.
A Familiar Scent: Homesick Candles
The Homesick Candles ($30-$34) are truly a great gift for the one who moved away, especially if they can't make it back home for special events, birthdays, and the holidays. You can choose between states, cities, countries, and even specific memories!
For the Candy-Lover: The Care Crate Ultimate Candy Snack Box Care Package
The Care Crate Ultimate Candy Snack Box Care Package ($37) is perfect for someone with a sweet tooth who loves candy as much as they love you. They'll thank you endlessly for the sweetest gift.
For Staying Connected: Set of Two Long Distance Lamps
Stay connected regardless of distance and time zones with the Set of Two Long Distance Lamps ($199). You can set it on your desk, vanity, or bedside table and tap it whenever you think of your significant other.
For Meaningful Connections: We're Not Really Strangers Card Game
To grow your relationship regardless of the miles in between you two, get the We're Not Really Strangers Card Game ($25) that you can play through video chat as well! It is an interactive game that lets you get to know the people you are playing with on a deeper level. It's all about empowering meaningful connections. Read our in-depth review!
For a Quite Commute: Sony WF1000XM3 Noise Canceling True Wireless Earbuds
With a true wireless design and active noise canceling, these Sony WF1000XM3 Noise Canceling True Wireless Earbuds ($200) are a must have. They have uninterrupted right and left simultaneous Bluetooth transmission and a cool feature called smart listening that automatically switches to ambient sound mode based on their activity. They can even activate their go-to smart virtual assistant with a simple touch.
For Staying Hydrated: HidrateSpark Pro Smart Water Bottle
If you're shopping for someone who loves to live a healthy lifestyle, the HidrateSpark Pro Smart Water Bottle, Tracks Water Intake & Glows to Remind You to Stay Hydrated ($70) will be their new best friend. It's a smart water bottle that will remind them to drink water throughout the day by glowing. It even tracks their exact water intake and lets them know their progress on daily goals. How cool is that!? Read our in-depth review!
For the Movie-Lover: Packard Bell Home Theater Projector and Screen Set
They can watch their favorite movie anywhere with the Packard Bell Home Theater Projector and Screen Set ($98). The compact design makes it easy to move around. You'll be able to have a romantic movie night anywhere the next time see each other.
A Useful Power Bank: INIU Portable Charger
Get them this INIU Portable Charger, USB C Slimmest & Lightest Triple 3A High-Speed 10000mAh Power Bank, Flashlight ($20) that is slim and lightweight, perfect for throwing in their travel bag. It's equipped with a USB-C charging port, two USB charging ports, and a flashlight.
For Ultimate Travel Comfort: Twist Memory Foam Travel Pillow
Sleeping on a plane is not comfortable without some extra help. The Twist Memory Foam Travel Pillow ($25) will be their new best friend. It's adjustable and bendable into any cofiguration they wish so they can get the support they need to sleep comfortably on the flight. It comes in a variety of colors as well!