If it’s good enough for Oprah, it’s good enough for us—at least that’s our motto when it comes to gift-giving. Every year, Oprah manages to find the most unique, fun and unexpected presents on the market, and 2022 is no different. All of Oprah’s picks are available on Amazon for easy shopping, and you can filter by categories like “gifts under $50,” “women-owned businesses,” “travel,” and more to find the perfect present.
Here are the top 12 picks for travelers from Oprah’s 2022 Favorite Things list.
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Asutra Silk Eye Pillow
Relax anywhere (even in coach) with the Asutra Sleep Mask Set. Made from 100 percent silk and filled with lavender buds and flax seeds, this eye mask blocks light and provides a cooling sensation to soothe tired eyes. In case Oprah’s not enough of a celebrity endorsement for you, this eye mask is also part of Venus Williams’ go-to pre-bedtime routine.
Capri 2-n-1 Garment and Duffle Bag
Bring your suits and dresses along wrinkle-free with Capri’s multitasking duffle bag. It converts from a garment bag into a duffle bag to accommodate whatever you’re packing. Two interior side pockets keep shoes separated and your clothing clean, and an outer zipper pocket provides extra storage.
Benevolence LA Store Travel Jewelry Case
Keep your jewelry organized (and prevent tangles) with Benevolence LA’s travel jewelry case. This perfectly-sized carrier has designated spots for necklaces, rings, bracelets, and earrings—but is small enough to fit in your carry-on.
Nori Press Travel Size Iron & Steamer
Look more pulled together (even when you’re living out of a suitcase) with the Nori Press. This tiny gadget doubles as a steamer and iron to easily eliminate even the most stubborn wrinkles. The Nori Press weighs just 1.4 pounds and measures 14-inches, making it extremely portable.
Brouk and Co 3-in-1 Portable Wireless Fast Charging Pad
Don’t you hate it when a hotel room has just one outlet by the bed? Turn that one outlet into three with this portable charging station. The wireless pad can charge up to three devices simultaneously—no matter what cable they need—so you can leave your tangle of cords at home.
Theragun Mini Portable Massager
Bring a massage therapist with you on the road with Theragun Mini. This travel-sized massage gun delivers a quiet but deep percussive massage that will help stiff muscles unwind after a long flight or day spent walking around a new city.
Rumpl National Parks Collection
Show off your love for America’s National Parks with this collection of outdoor blankets from Rumpl. These packable puffy quilts fold down small but spread out to a large size that can be used for everything from a beach blanket to an extra camping layer. Made from the same technical materials as sleeping bags and insulated jackets, these blankets are super warm—plus water, odor, and stain-resistant. The blankets are available in designs honoring different National Parks, including Denali, Glacier, Joshua Tree, and the Grand Canyon.
K. Carroll Accessories Taylor Tote
K. Carroll Accessories Taylor Tote makes the perfect personal item for your next flight. The roomy bag can hold a ton, and interior pockets and RFID card sleeves help keep everything organized. Made from a faux suede material, this tote is easy to wipe clean—and it comes in a rainbow of colors.
Alpine Cashmere 100 Percent Cashmere Striped Travel Wrap
Frequent flyers know that a wrap is a travel essential—coming in handy on freezing flights, chilly nights, or when you need to cover up. Alpine Cashmere’s travel wrap adds a touch of luxury to your trip with its 100 percent cashmere construction. The cashmere makes the wrap incredibly warm without being bulky, and the stripe design keeps things stylish.
Paravel Fold-Up Travel Backpack
Perfect for overpackers, hiking trips, or as a carry-on, Paravel’s Fold-Up Travel Backpack can go anywhere. The ultra lightweight backpack folds down into a compact pouch that can fit in your carry-on. Reinforced shoulder straps are comfortable to wear, and the backpack even features a luggage strap so you can slide it over the handle of your suitcase for easy transport.
Girlfriend Collective Compressive Pocket Leggings
Girlfriend Collective’s leggings will keep you comfortable on long flights and long hikes, thanks to a soft four-way stretch fabric that’s made from recycled water bottles! These leggings have two side pockets that are big enough to hold your phone, plus a small hidden back pocket for your keys or cards.
De’Longhi Magnifica Evo Coffee and Espresso Machine
Still dreaming about that perfect espresso you had on your trip to Italy? Recreate it at home with De’Longhi’s coffee and espresso machine. This elite countertop machine can make cafe-quality drinks with the touch of a button, including espressos, Americanos, iced coffee, and more. A built-in conical burr grinder means the beans are always fresh, and a milk frother makes it easy to create perfect cappuccinos. When your drink is ready, removable parts can be tossed in the dishwasher for easy clean-up.
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