Frost is something extremely unpleasant. It brings us various diseases and discomfort, but the more important is that it prevents us from enjoying all winter benefits. Some people think that the best way to avoid low-temperature outside is to buy a pair of tickets and fly to a resort somewhere in subtropics. Some people are preparing their fur coats and hats for winter, without even thinking about lives of slaughtered animals. But we like gadgets. That's why here you'll find 26 winter gift ideas and cold weather devices for you, your boyfriend or a girlfriend, mum or daddy and even for your grandmother's cat!
We are offering you the best warming gadgets, which are available for today. They will not only answer you “how to keep warm in winter?” question, but will allow you to get maximum enjoyment and pleasure from winter months.
Winter gift ideas
So, we have collected 26 winter and Christmas gifts ideas for all occasions and for every member of your family. Why not to give a piece of the real warmth to your friend or a cousin?
If your boyfriend or your husband is a gamer or in case if he likes to spend a lot of time in front of his favorite PC, you can present him a heated computer mouse, a Winter Mouse Pad,a Mug warmer or one of the football hand warmers. If he prefers winter traveling and adventures, a Coffee Travel Mug or incredibly famous and awesome Zippo Hand Warmer can be a great choice. If your boyfriend (and you too) has a sense of humor, you can buy this amazing Beard Head Barbarian Pillager Beanie for him.
In case if your girlfriend is always suffering from cold, you can find and present her these funny and cozy Foot Warmers or Hand warmers, Original Nose Warmer or this stylish Dyson Heater with an amazing design.
These warming things can be a great gift for everybody, even for yourself: a portable Personal Ceramic Heater, which can be useful both at home and at work, Insole Foot Warmers, Bluetooth Beanie or Warm Ear Muffs, Warmer Gloves for Smartphones or Heating Fingerless Gloves. And of course, this soft and fuzzy USB Heated Shawl and Blanket that will keep everyone warm.
Your men will be happy (especially if they have a sciatica or suffer from backaches) if you buy them this Heated Seat Cushion for car or these Electric Battery Heated Socks, which will keep their legs warm whether they are in a city, a forest, on a mountain, on a wither fishing or even hunting.
Present a Heated Mattress Pad for each of them, keeping them warm during long and cold winter nights, allowing them to sleep like queens in their warm beds. If your grandmother has a cat this Heated Cat Mat can be a perfect choice for her.
ValueRays® Heated USB Optical Mouse
Such heated mouse perfectly fits your office and home needs. No wonder it became really classic on the “things that keep you warm” market. This wired mouse for righties and lefties with a one year guarantee is available for just ~$18.95. Exactly on a heating plate You can find a rocker button, which allows you to select three various modes (hot – warm – no heating).
We don’t think that ValueRays Mouse can be used by gamers because they won’t be satisfied and impressed with its 800 DPI accuracy level. But if you usually surf various websites or perform office work, such specification is more than enough for your needs. Probably, most such users voted for it, giving this mouse as much as 4.3 out of 5 stars. The ValueRays® mouse also perfectly fits needs of those, who care about their health, because the heat accelerates the bloodstream in a hand and warms joints.
Price: ~$18.95 Check the current price
VIVISKY(TM) Cute and Lively Minions Despicable Me 5 Watt Underpower USB Heated Mouse Pad, Warming Hand&Keep it Warm (double eyes)
Minions are intended not only to help to a global villain but also to keep hands of people warm during computer operation. This “portable heating pad” for your mouse is one of the best gifts for cold weather. Simply put your hands in the mouth of the minion, by the way, don’t be afraid, he won’t get offended, and you will find Heated Mouse Pad there.
Controller is located on one side of minion’s head and your hand – from another. Heating energy is going there through a USB-port. People are writing comments, telling that such construction allows to warm your fingers up incredibly fast. Some people are even feeling too hot! But mostly customers are simply enjoying such heat while their mouse movements are not limited to such “cover”.
Price: ~$18.99 Check the current price
Mr. Coffee MWBLK Mug Warmer
We want to mention a very common problem of all coffee lovers. Imagine that you are at home or in your office, enjoying your favorite drink as doping. You just do something, and your amazing cup is already cold. Mr. Coffee MWBLK Mug Warmer is a real #1 best seller in Tea & Espresso Beverage Warmers. It requires electrical network and will make your drink really hot. Thus at least 5100 customers have chosen this gadget for their cups. You may read their reviews right now!
It’s a small plastic circle with a heating surface, an indicator that shows heating level and a 60 inches wire. It has one button, and perfectly fits mugs from 8 to 14 ounces. Do you want to check strength of this gadget? They say that if you put a drop of water on the heating surface, it’s going to be ievaporated immediately!
Price: ~$9.99 Сheck the current price
Zippo Hand Warmer
We all know Zippo brand by its legendary lighters. But recently they understood how to transform their lighters into hand warmers and such product became a #1 Best Seller in Camping Hand Warmers & Foot Warmers category on Amazon.com. In fact, it’s still a lighter, but without any open fire. You just fill a Warmer with Zippo Lighter Fluid, and you can warm your hands for 12 hours. You can simply turn your Hand Warmer when it becomes necessary! Fiberglass panel coated with platinum warms up incredibly fast from a fire inside of the warmer. You can search for confirmation in more than 2100 customers’ reviews on Amazon.com. The most interesting of this gadget for us is its “living warmth”. It uses real fire, but not electromagnetic waves.
Price: from ~$12.86 Сheck the current price
USB Warm Winter Mouse Pad
We have already told you about a USB mouse pad in a form of a minion. Inasmuch as it’s not only a great gift but also a USB-gadget, we will remind you about such devices by telling about this cute kitten. It also uses USB to warm up for a couple of seconds and will give your working space a stylish look. Buyers of USB Warm Winter Mouse Pad gave it nearly 4 out of 5 stars on Amazon.com. What a cute little creature! By the way, animal lovers can select different models, which can have a form of an elephant’s head, a zebra or even some anime character from the same manufacturer.
Price: ~$13.04 Check the current price
Coffee Travel Mug 16oz Insulated
Do you like to have a takeaway coffee on the way to work? This mug is made from materials, which perfectly keep temperature (stainless steel and double plastic insulation). Due to such features this Coffee Travel Mug will keep your drink work for an hour. Customers are describing this mug as, “one of the best mugs, which I ever had”. This mug will perfectly fit not only office fans of hot beverages but car enthusiasts too. What if you need to defrost your car door with hot water?
Price: ~$19.95 Check the current price
Beard Head Barbarian Pillager Beanie
Of course, we understand that it’s not a gadget, but we couldn’t just pass by this amazing knitted beard hat. If you consider yourself as a funny person, and you are not afraid that people around you will make whistles and give you wide smiles while pointing you with fingers, then you just have to buy this hat! Your head will always stay in the warm atmosphere while you will also get a lot of warm hugs from strangers around you! Such knitted beard and moustache hats have several variations: for men, for kids and even for women.
Price: ~$34.99 Check the current price
Heated/Microwavable Foot Warmer Booties
Hot! Yours! These slippers are pretty unusual, and we say that not because of their glamorous design. You will not find any wires, batteries or even USB-connection inside. But where does the heat come from? From a microwave! Yes, in order to make Foot Warmer Booties hot, you have to put them into a microwave and properly warm them up (around 30 seconds). These warm slippers, which contain a lot of lavender, will not only warm your legs up but also calm your nerves. It’s obvious that such heat can’t last forever. But even a dozen of minutes is pretty enough to bring full relaxation for an owner. Even if such owner is a brutal and tattooed truck driver, he will also be satisfied and healed by these slippers.
Price: ~$21.99 Check the current price
Smoko USB Foot Warmer
Not all devices require permanent USB-connection in order to warm you up. These amazing home slippers Smoko USB Foot Warmer can be the best example of such device. They have a shape of a sandwich, and they can work separately. They even heat your stomach and heart with their amazing look. And your legs will definitely not get cold in such burgers, only if you don’t plan to wear them during your Alaska trip. Basing on Amazon.com customers reviews we can tell that they heat legs in just 10 minutes, keeping them warm for a long time. Be careful, because your feet can simply transform into patties stuffed inside these plush "buns".
Price: ~$39.95 Check the current price
Nari Narwhal USB Heated Slippers
Don’t you want to wear hot burgers on your feet? Put them into scorching narwhals. Narwhal is a marine animal, which looks like a unicorn. Are you surprised with such shape? We are surprised with ratings; these Nari Narwhal USB Heated Slippers received whole 5 stars on Amazon.com. Probably, universal size makes sense. If in the case with Smoko we saw some claims about wrong sizes, these “narwhals” fit almost any leg. They perfectly fit kids and adults. Moreover, second of them write that they want to wear these sleepers in offices… but they are scared. Cowards!
Price: from ~$39.95 Check the current price
Aunt Marty's Original Nose Warmer
Does your nose feel cold at night? Here is the solution to this problem: invest in a knitted for nose warmer for outdoor activity and indoor wearing. This thing is way too extraordinary but you’ll be wrong to think it’s innovative. The manufacturer has been producing such odd warmers which cost from ~$9.94 for almost 50 years. The warmer is claimed to be comfortable to wear (the knitted loops are behind the ears), it is fun, vegan friendly and suitable for everyone. Gladly, you can choose a nose warmer from the variety of colors "dark grey", "lavender ", "pink pig", "white puppy" etc over 20 options are available.
Price: from ~$9.95 Check the current price
SunJack Heat Bank - USB Rechargeable Hand Warmer / 5000mAh Power Bank
One more way to warm up hands of your good friend. You will give him not only a heater, which will work for 3 hours but also a universal charger of 5000mAh. It’s some kind of transformer, which can be useful for tourists and residents of northern regions. SunJack Heat Bank is a pretty smart device. It measures surface temperature and warms it up to 122 degrees Fahrenheit. So you can use it to warm your hands up, as well as to dry your socks!
Price: ~$19.95 Check the current price
Smoko Toast USB Handwarmers - Tato & Butta
Here we have another incredibly cute thing. These hand warmers will perfectly fit girls’ hands. These “Tato and Butta” can be too small for men palms. Adorable buns look really similar to gloves without fingers. It’s really cool that each of them contains a USB-cable for PC connection because both of them can be used separately. We have to say that these gloves may reduce the speed of text typing of the user. But why should we be in a hurry? Because we can simply enjoy this process together with Tato & Butta.
Price: from ~$29.95 Check the current price
Dyson AM05 Hot + Cool Fan Heater
We want to finish this “cold weather gifts” section with one really expensive gift, which you can choose for a wedding, a housewarming party or after renovation. This is a futuristic fan, which simply works without any blades. It also doesn’t have any visible heating elements. Dyson AM05 sucks air inwards making it hot with a ceramic heater and discharges to the outside then. Air flows are distributed in the way that allows to provide proper premise heating. It includes climate control function and a fuse, which will save your apartment in case of an accidental tipping of your gadget.
Price: from ~$267.99 Check the current price
Lasko #100 MyHeat Personal Ceramic Heater
Let’s create some fire with our heat guns!!! This heater warms up the air around your personal working space easy and fast. Lasko #100 Heater – is a perfect replacement for big and massive heaters. While your colleagues will shiver from the cold of your big office building, you will bask in the warmth. Does it sound egoistic? Yes, it does! But imagine how nice that is! And if we consider Amazon.com users’ reviews as real (by the way, it has more than 4000 reviews already), we can say that this device has amazing durability.
Price: from ~$21.90 Check the current price
HotHands Insole Foot Warmers
Electric socks have a strong competitor from the world of winter gadgets, which is “hot insoles”. Even though these insoles are disposable, one pair can give you around 9 hours of heat, which is pretty enough for a long day outside. Positive reviews are only confirming our thoughts because the overall rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars. Not for nothing these insoles were included on the list of best-selling products on Amazon.com.
Since our legs are heated with special air activated heat packs, in situations when insoles are in your shoes for a while, and the air no longer circulates freely, these insoles start to decrease the level of heat. In such situations, you have to take insoles out and put them back in a while. They will give you a couple of additional hours of heat. Insoles are delivered in packages of 16 or 32 pairs ( the second one is good for large families).
Price: ~$25 Сheck the current price
Mydeal Wireless Bluetooth Beanie Pom Pom Hat Music Knitted Cap with Headphone
We are talking too much about legs, but we have totally forgotten about our heads. Modern online stores are offering a lot of different hats, which allow us to listen to the music, without opening our foreheads, temples and necks to a cold wind. MyDeal Pom POm Hat includes a Bluetooth-headset, so you can easily get rid of your wires. Technical specification of this headset is not really impressive (Frequency: 2.402GHz 2.480GHz), but a built-in battery will provide you with 5-6 hours of active listening of your favorite songs.
Price: ~$39.99 Check the current price
Ga Gadgets® Bluetooth Warm Ear Muffs with Stereo Noise-reducing Audio
If your friends prefer to listen to music all year round, you have to buy this hybrid for them. It protects their ears with the heat and serves as a high-quality Bluetooth earphones. They are made from durable materials, so there’s no need to be careful with them. You can throw them in your bag, on the floor or even pour a beer over it… This is the perfect choice for geeks. Warm Ear Miffs may look not stylish enough for girls. But guys will definitely appreciate easy controls through 5 buttons, which are located in the left ear. Batteries should be enough to provide you with 6-7 hours of music. During all this time ears of a music fan are going to be warm and protected.
Price: from ~$31.99 Сheck the current price
Agloves Sport Touchscreen Gloves, iPhone Gloves, Texting Gloves
Let’s start with a gift for all those friends, who are addicted to gadgets. We have to note that this gift is really affordable one. These gloves can’t be considered as really trendy clothing accessories because they look really simple. But we recommend you to look more closely at tips of first three fingers of each glove. They are covered with special material, which allows you to work with any touch screen in the freezing cold.
This invention is really amazing. Because many of us know how it feels when your fingertips are totally frozen after a couple of messages on the street. But Agloves Gloves help people to forget about any risk to chill bones and freeze their skin. By the way, there are around 5 color variations for trendy customers – your gloves can be red, navy or even white.
Price: from ~ $11.74 Check the current price
Laptop Women's Men's USB Heated Half & Full Finger Winter Warm Hand Gloves Warmer Woo
In these Heating Fingerless Gloves, you will probably look like a homeless person, but your hands are going to be warm for sure!!! But we have to mention, that these are not exactly gloves, it’s better to call this device “a palms heater”. You can’t go outside with these gloves because heating works only when you are connected to PC or laptop. This device was created mostly for gamers and office workers. Its flexible knitted fabric with open fingers contains warm pads. They can be heated up to 35-45 degrees Celsius and will not disturb you during keyboard or mouse operation. We have an important warning: developers recommend to take your hand out immediately when you feel hot. Who knows, maybe you will start to make real fireballs.
Price: from ~$8.99 Check the current price
USB Heated Shawl and Lap Blanket - Blue Color
Harry Potter had an amazing invisibility cloak. This magic thing will protect you from all freezing spells. So, for 20 dollars you receive a stylish blanket with USB-heating. USB Heated Shawl contains a light heater. Developers of this gadget are telling that it has a power of “one kitten”. Even though it’s not an accurate description, it’s really funny. This blanket has 2 USB plugs. You can choose any heating level with them, thus if you connect one – you will feel warm, if you connect both of them – you will feel real heat.
Price: ~$24.99 Check the current price
Wagan IN9438 12V Heated Seat Cushion with Lumbar Support
So, it looks like we have warmed up all parts of our bodies… Oh no, we forgot about one thing! Not a big deal, because we can heat it with this amazing car seat warmer for just ~$28.34. This branded “hot seat” will provide any person with the uniform and dry heat at work, in the office or in the car (where it can be connected to a cigarette lighter socket). Wagan Heated Seat Cushion received over 1300 customers reviews – you may read them on Amazon.com in order to create your own opinion about this heated cushion.
Price: ~$28.34 Check the current price
Lectra Sox - Wader Socks, Electric Battery Heated Socks, Maroon
Every man knows that all warmth during winter starts from socks. Even the thickest and warm jacket and pants will not help you if your feet are always cold. And the most important part is to use shoes and socks, which complement each other. Do you know how to keep feet warm in winter? One of the variants is to choose Electric Battery Heated Socks. They were created not for daily use, but mostly for trekking, fishing or long walks.
You can control a heating element, enabling or disabling it, providing you the most efficient power consumption. These “socks” look really brutal, like “from your grandmother”, but even ladies can wear them. Developers created several sizes especially for them. They even promise that men feet will not sweat in Lectra Sox. But that sounds like a part of a fantastic story!
Price: from ~$35.60 Check the current price
Sunbeam® Quilted Polyester Heated Mattress Pad, Queen
We don’t mind to get some warmth during our dreams. We all know that the best night heater is a cat or your beloved one. But if you want to keep them warm too, look at Sunbeam® Heated Mattress Pad with thin heating plates and a complex system of wires inside. It is #1 best seller in Electric Mattress Pads category. It involves low voltage and totally safe and secure technologies, as well as automatically turns off in 10 hours of constant use, providing you with tranquility and some savings. Does it have the “Princess on the Pea” effect? Its developers are promising that you will not feel any irregularities or certain hot spots. When we talk about the durability of this item, we recommend you to look at its 4.4 stars rating from more than 1200 happy customers.
Price of the "Queen" model: ~$69.99 Check the current price
Rechargeable Double-Sided Hand Warmer & 4,400 mAh Power Bank For Most Cell Phones & Mobile Devices
This usb hand warmer is simply the coolest and amazing gadget. It has a light in the form of a mini-torchlight, a stylish design and fast charging through micro-USB. You can also use it as a portable charging station.
Simply take this Double-Sided Hand Warmer in your hands, as you usually do with your favorite mug. Choose one of two heating programs. Here you are! The warmth is here. Furthermore, this device allows to save a lot of energy. This gadget is really usable one. It can be charged through its USB port (phones or PC) or using electricity. Full charge is enough for 4 hours in maximum mode and 5 hours in its average mode.
Price: ~$29.97 Check the current price (choose from 2 colors)
K&H Thermo-Kitty Fashion Splash Heated Cat Mat
Do you have friends who love cats? You can make them happier, by giving them this amazing heating for a kitten, which has already become #1 Best Seller in Sports Fan Pet Beds. We all know that cats love to sleep on something hot: a radiator, a heated floor or a stomach of its owner… This Heated Cat Mat will become an ideal place for a purring cuteness.
Caring owners are buying such devices for their old pets, which are suffering from arthritis and feeling cold, as well as a place for sleeping for young and adorable kittens, which like to sleep wherever they want, e.g. in a flowerpot. And this really works; all cats are falling in love with their new heated mats independently to their age and state!
Price: ~$21.70 Check the current price