The holiday season is in full swing! But shopping can be a pain, so TVLine to help you out has rounded up a guide for the 40 best gifts for TV lovers(!
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We’ve included fan merch from all the biggest, buzziest shows. Whether you want a baseball hat inspired by The Bear or a Central Perk mug from Friends, if you know someone who likes TV you’ll find something for them here.
And sometimes the best gifts for TV lovers are the weirdest — Joel’s broken watch for The Last of Us fans, an exact replica of the now-defunct Netflix DVD but in sleeping bag form!), a ludicrously capacious tote inspired by Succession and more!
And no need to fret — you are not required to understand all this merch. We promise you, these have been hand-picked by TVLine editors. We can assure you that even if you don’t get it, the TV show-loving fan in your life will! Why might someone want a candle that smells like Pedro Pascal? What is a Scandoval? It doesn’t matter! All that matters is you know the interests of your loved ones and you are embarking on a journey to find the best gifts for them.
So scroll through our list of the best gifs for TV lovers to find trinkets inspired by Ahsoka, Bob’s Burgers, Gilmore Girls, Seinfeld, Stranger Things, Yellowstone and more!
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Ahsoka Funko Pop! Figure
Once an eager padawan, Ahsoka Tano has proven to be a capable warrior through her battles during the Clone Wars. Any Ahsoka fan would be happy to house her on their work-from-home desk.
Amazon Fire TV Stick
The Amazon Fire TV Stick offers endless entertainment in just one little gadget, making it the perfect gift for TV lovers! Nowadays, TVs are practically useless little monitors. So if you know someone who doesn’t own a smart TV, this little attachment can bring all the streaming apps to their screen — including Netflix, Prime Video, Disney+, Peacock and more. Plus, even with a Smart TV, an Amazon Fire TV Stick offers fast starts and easy navigation, likely offering smoother streaming and a better user experience than on a TV alone.
The Bear ‘Original Berf’ Shirt
Fans of The Bear will remember cousin Richie’s (Ebon Moss-Bachrach) iconic “Original Berf” T-shirt from the Season 2 premiere. Of course, it’s meant to say “Original Beef,” but the ever-inventive Richie claims the printing mistake simply makes the garment a coveted “collector’s item.” If you’re shopping for a TV fan, we can assure you that this shirt is guaranteed to spark joy as it’s a memorable wardrobe moment from the series.
The Bear ‘Yes, Chef’ Apron
Start cooking up the best holiday season ever with merch inspired by The Bear. Since you can’t eat the actual food served by Carmy and the gang, why not say, “Yes, chef,” to this stylish little apron?
Bob’s Burgers Tina Stickers
Need a gift for a Bob’s Burgers fan? Try these Tina stickers! With 50 one-inch stickers, you’ll always be equipped for scrapbooking and personalizing your office supplies with this quirky character.
Bridgerton Cocktail/Mocktail Set
Host the perfect Bridgerton watch-party with cocktails — or mocktails — fit for a queen! The set includes Featherington Blood Orange Mimosa, Anthony and Kate Spiced Chai, Bridgerton White Honey for Tea, a beautiful glass cocktail shaker with measuring jigger and an exclusive cocktail/mocktail recipe card with a selection of delicious drinks.
Bridgerton Season 2 Soundtrack Vinyl
Bridgerton is about two things: romance and instrumental versions of our favorite pop songs. So get the fan in your life one of the series’ staples with a vinyl soundtrack!
Daisy Jones & the Six Vinyl Soundtrack
Daisy Jones & the Six is the best band we never had! Who wouldn’t want to relive the book-turned-series with this record?
Friends Central Perk Mug
This oversized ceramic coffee mug has a 24-ounce capacity, making it perfect for drinking a morning latte or slurping an afternoon soup. This mug is a great gift for Friends fans who want to feel like they’re sharing a cup of joe with the gang.
This game will be there for you when the rain starts to pour. Players can choose between tokens iconic to the Friends gang — a handbag, dinosaur, sweater vest, pizza, chef’s hat and acoustic guitar — to move around the board. Gameplay itself features memorable situations and locations from the legendary sitcom. If you’re unsure what to gift a TV lover in your life, this Monopoly set is sure to please.
Friends Peephole Frame
For the friends that’ll always be there for you, give the gift of an iconic Friends momento. Why look through an unadorned peephole when you can do so in ’90s sitcom style?!
Gilmore Girls Luke’s Diner Sweatshirt
Gilmore Girls may be long over, but the fandom lives on! While Luke’s Diner is only a fictional place, give a TV lover the gift of a souvenir from the cute Stars Hollow staple. This crewneck comes in grey, black and white — so there’s something for everyone!
For Hearstopper fans, try gifting Solitaire by Alice Osman. The novel first introduced our beloved Nick, Charlie and Tori Spring from the hit Netflix series and you won’t want to put it down!
The Last of Us Broken Watch
Sometimes the best gifts for TV lovers look like junk to regular people! This broken watch is inspired by Joel’s iconic accessory in The Last of Us, and it will inspire “Awww!” in every fan of the series. It’s a niche gift like this that causes a person to say, “You really do care!” And does it function? Yes!
Madly Marvelous: The Costumes of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Any Marvelous Mrs. Maisel fans in your life? Celebrate the chic period costumes by flipping through this book, which features inner workings of the series’ costume designer as well as photos used as inspiration to achieve the iconic looks.
Netflix DVD Sleeping Bag
Take “Netflix and Chill”-ing to a new level this holiday season by snuggling up with a replica of the defunct Netflix DVD. Complete with a barcode and zipper, every TV lover will be impressed with this gift.
The Office Clue Game
When in doubt, go for a board game. By gifting TV lovers a board game centered around their favorite show, they’re able to experience the stories and characters they love in a new way with each deal of the cards. In this version of the game, players must figure out who killed Toby Flenderson, what office weapon was used and where at Dunder Mifflin it occurred!
Parks and Recreation Coloring Book
De-stress and unwind with a good Parks and Recreation color session. Packed with 56 blank pages of familiar characters, this is a no-fuss, easy gift for fans of the show.
Pedro Pascal Candle
Give the gift of Pedro Pascal this holiday season. Unlock the “arousing aroma of masked Mandalorian bedroom voice, post-apocalyptic protecter and daddy-energy swagger” with a candle inspired by the man himself.
Queen Charlotte Elemis Gift Set
A queen always sticks to an exceptional skincare routine. This gift set includes the Elemis Pro-Collagen Rose Cleansing Balm, the Pro-Collagen Rose Marine Cream and the Pro-Collagen Rose Facial Oil. Not to mention two pearl hairpins for keeping those baby hairs out of the splash zone and a velvet Queen Charlotte cosmetics bag. Gift the TV lover in your life the luxury of self-care.
Experience an easy, fast interface packed with endless free entertainment thanks to the Roku Streambar. Watch your favorite shows and movies in brilliant HD, 4K, and HDR picture with sharp resolution and vivid colors optimized for any TV. Plus, you can access a huge selection of free, live, and premium TV, including Roku Originals and over 300 live TV channels on The Roku Channel.
Schitt’s Creek Rose Apothecary Mug
Yes, Schitt’s Creek is over, but true fans are always rewatching the series. Remind your TV lover of their favorite show with this souvenir from David’s apothecary. Plus, it’s a pretty cute mug even if you don’t understand the reference.
Seinfeld Little People Collector Set
Touted as a “great gift for adults and fans ages 8 years and older,” the Little People set includes four 2.5″ figures styled like Jerry Seinfeld (holding a microphone), Kramer (wielding a chicken leg from his favorite country crooner-related restaurant, Elaine Benes (not dancing) and George Costanza (holding a chocolate éclair “of dubious origin”).
Severance Lumon Industries Tote Bag
Catch the attention of an eagle-eyed fellow prestige TV fan at the supermarket checkout with this Severance tote. While the series’ brain severance procedure is completely proprietary, the Lumon bag is available to all whom have $20 to spend! So what are you waiting for? Give the TV lover in your life the gift of style this holiday season.
The Simpsons Codenames
If you haven’t played Codenames, you need to get your hands on the buzzy, word-association game. And if you have a fan of The Simpsons in your life, we can assure you that they will love this edition. Featuring plenty of Simpsons characters, players must give one-word clues to their teammate to locate characters and references from popular episodes of the animated comedy. Whoever chooses all their team’s words first, wins!
SpongeBob SquarePants Hanukkah Shirt
Get lit and spread holiday cheer with the help of Patrick Star. Yes, this shirt only makes sense to wear a few days out of the whole year. But no, you don’t have to follow the rules! Wear it in spring, summer and even September!
Star Trek: Picard The Legacy Collection
A stylish toast to Picard? Make it so! This ultimate gift for TV lovers includes a 54-disc Blu-ray collection boasts every series and film featuring Jean-Luc Picard. Plus, this limited-time set features new artwork, a deck of cards, magnets and coasters all inspired by the show.
Star Trek: Picard Stemless Wine Glasses
Trekkies, it’s time for a toast! Transport to the Chateau Picard each time you take a sip from these lovely stemless wine glasses. Sometimes you just want to feel a little fancy when watching your favorite show — and this glassware is sure to upgrade any watch party.
Stranger Things Monopoly
Play the game we all know and love with an Upside Down twist! Featuring playing pieces any true Stranger Things fan will appreciate — Hopper’s police truck, a Demogorgon, Hawkins High School crest, a slice of Surfer Boy pizza and Dustin’s baseball cap — this board game helps TV lovers experience the series beyond the small screen.
Stranger Things Playing Cards
This deck of Stranger Things playing cards would make the perfect stocking stuffer for the TV lover in your life. Everyone always needs a set of cards for a rainy day, and who doesn’t want a special set parading their Stranger Things fandom?
Succession Ludicrously Capacious Tote
Matthew Macfadyen’s Tom absolutely roasted a Burberry bag in Succession Season 4 by calling it “ludicrously capacious.” But now, Tom’s insult has been made chic in the form of this hilarious little tote. For less than $20, we give you permission to be oh-so-capacious.
Survivor Baseball Cap
Steal Jeff Probst’s style with this Survivor baseball hat. If you have a Survivor fan in your life, you know the fandom runs deep. Anyone who keeps up with the competition series would be overjoyed to receive such an iconic accessory.
Looking for a gift to match that Survivor hat? Look no further! This accessory can be worn more than 12 ways, from a cap to a balaclava to a hair tie. Plus, it’s identical to the buffs worn by the Lulu tribe in Season 45, making it one of the best gifts for TV lovers this holiday season.
Ted Lasso Barbie Doll
Bring the acclaimed Apple TV+ comedy to life with your very own Barbies! The Ted Barbie doll comes clad in a sporty blue tracksuit that sports the AFC Richmond logo and features a working zipper. The displaced American football coach’s look is completed with aviator sunglasses, a whistle, soccer ball and sneakers. There’s even a doll for Keeley and Rebecca, too!
Vanderpump Rules Scandoval Ornament
Baby’s First Christmas who? How about an ornament commemorating a much larger, more serious cultural moment: #Scandoval. Pay tribute to the history-making Season 10 of Vanderpump Rules with a small, but mighty, ornament referencing all the best Scandoval moments.
Wednesday Funko Pop! Figure
What better way to appreciate Wednesday than with a Funko Pop! figure. Little Wednesday can accompany the TV lover atop their desk at work or on their bedside table at home. Standing nearly 4 inches tall, she can go just about anywhere!
Welcome to the O.C.: The Oral History
Get an inside look at the megahit The O.C. from Alan Sepinwall, the chief TV critic for our sister publication Rolling Stone. Featuring interviews with cast members, writers and producers of the series, the book is the perfect companion for any TV fan feeling a little nostalgic.
The White Lotus Resort Towel
Take a trip to the White Lotus without ever leaving your bathroom! Gift-givers can snag this towel — which is available in two sizes — that replicates the logo used in Season 2 of the HBO series for just $29! Since you can’t box up the infamous introduction credits song, this is the next best gift for TV lovers!
Time to get cooking on the ranch! Well, even if you don’t live on a ranch, you’ll want to try whipping up all the best recipes inspired by Yellowstone. If you know a foodie who also happens to love Rip, Beth and all the rest, this is the perfect gift for them.
This Lodge skillet is the perfect subtle display of Yellowstone fandom. Featuring the Dutton Ranch design, it’s great for using in the oven, on the stove, on the grill, or even over a campfire. Use it for whipping up a dish from the Yellowstone cookbook and host a watch party!
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