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Gifts For Every Grad

High school and college graduations are milestones that deserve celebration. If you have a friend or loved one graduating this spring or fall, surprise them with a thoughtful gift that acknowledges their accomplishments.

We’ve rounded up our favorite gift ideas for grads below, and they can all be shipped worldwide in as little as 2-4 days with MyUS.

Bose SoundLink Micro Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker $99

Bose SoundLink Micro Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker in Orange

This Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth speaker will help ease the adjustment into dorm life. It's tiny and waterproof, delivers incredibly crisp sound, and can be paired with two devices at the same time, making it perfect for times when your grad wants to share DJ duties.  

Apple Watch 4 $484

Apple Watch Series 4 in Silver Aluminum

Whether your grad is heading to college or off into the working world, a watch will help them get where they need to go on time. Make it an Apple Watch 4, and they'll also get the added benefits of being able to answer calls and texts, read emails, and receive calendar notifications. It also comes equipped with a proactive heart monitor, automatic workout detector, and activity tracker to help them remember to stay active. 

YnM Weighted Blanket $60 - $100

 Girl comfortably wrapped in YnM Weighted Blanket

Anxiety is an unfortunate side effect of moving from one chapter of your life to another, and weighted blankets have been shown to help ease feelings of stress and anxiety. They're also perfect for relaxing on the couch and unwinding after a long day. The YnM Weighted Blanket is our top pick because it's highly rated on Amazon and was voted Best Value for weighted blankets by the Good Housekeeping Institute. It has glass beads sewn into individual pockets, which eliminates noise when you shift during sleep and uses a 7-layer system to evenly distribute the weight and form to your shape as you sleep. 

Handwriting Bracelet $37

Personalized Handwriting Bracelet from CaitlynMinimalist on Etsy

Have an inside joke or sweet sentiment you want your grad to have with them always? Write it down and send it off to the CaitlynMinimalist Etsy store and they'll turn your words into a custom made Handwriting Bracelet that she'll never want to take off. They are available in sterling silver, 18K gold, and rose gold and are made to order in Los Angeles, California, USA. 

Scratch Travel Journal $25

 Scratch Travel Journal with diary, checklist, and interactive map

The journey is just beginning for new graduates, and this compact Scratch Travel Journal will help them record every place they go and every experience they have along the way. It contains a travel planner, checklist, dairy, and interactive map, and lets them scratch off the countries and cities they've visited to reveal adventurous pops of color.

Double Mat Diploma Tassel Shadow Box $40 

 Diploma and Tassel Shadow Box with double mat

 Give your graduate an elegant way to display their diploma and tassel with this Double Mat Shadow Box. Along with a spot for a diploma and tassel, it has a 4x6 opening for a graduation pic and one 2x3.5 opening for a pic or quote, making it a thoughtful memento for both high school and college grads. 

Fix it Kit $30

Fix it Tool Kit with vegan leather case in black and grey

Give your grad the tools they need to tackle life little mishaps, hang pictures, and tighten loose screws with this handy Fix It Kit. The set includes a hammer, LED flashlight, long-nose pliers, a tape measure, a slot screwdriver, sockets, assorted screwdriver bits, and a socket extension, all in a compact case made of sturdy vegan leather. 

Coffee, Because Adulting is Hard Novelty Mug $16

"Because Adulting is Hard" Novelty Coffee Mug

A good coffee mug is always a great gift, and this Adulting Is Hard Coffee Mug embodies the morning struggle college grads will face when taking on a new kind of 9 to 5. Holding eleven ounces, this ceramic mug is dishwasher and microwave safe, and has "Coffee. Because Adulting Is Hard" imprinted design on both sides of the mug.

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