With the holidays coming, everyone is searching for great yoga gift ideas. For your favorite yogi, maybe you need some special yoga gift ideas. Or maybe you ARE a yogi and you’re having trouble thinking of a good answer when your loved ones ask, “what do you want for Christmas?” (or whatever holiday you celebrate). We’ve got you covered. And the best part? All of these items are shop-in-your-yoga-pants-from-home-style online buys.
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Yoga Gift Ideas under $20
Yoga strap ($9.95)
A yoga strap is a super handy tool to help you reach just a little bit further into a stretch. It sort of extends your arm or your leg to make an impossible pose possible- start you working into the right muscles and using the right alignment to properly learn to get deeper and deeper into those impossibly bendy shapes. This yoga strap has a set of D rings at the end to help hold a loop so you can easily hold onto your foot or another body part. The strap itself is made of durable cotton so it won’t lose its shape and functionality. Click through to see other colors.
Yoga Mat Spray ($9.99)
A Natural Yoga Mat Cleaner is a yoga essential. To keep your mat clean and sanitary after each practice, it’s super important to properly clean it. This cleaner won’t leave behind a reside on your mat and it dries quickly. It is plant-based with essential oils so it won’t harm your skin or your mat. It cleans and disinfects. Towelette is included. Made in California. Click through to see scent options.
Eye Pillow ($10.95)
An eye pillow adds to the heavenly feeling of your savasana. It can help you relax just that much deeper and more completely. This eye pillow is made of lavender and flax seeds. The lavender can help you destress and find calm while the flax can help your vision. The pillow rests over your eyes and doesn’t exert pressure. It’s available in many colors- click through to see more.
Yoga Prints ($11.95 and up)
This print showcases the 8 limbs of yoga on the branches on the tree as well as the 7 chakras on the trunk. This print beautifully depicts different aspects of each of the limbs of yoga. The chakras are also displayed in depth, including the mantra associated with the chakra, the meaning of the chakra and an English affirmation. The image is printed on durable archival paper. Click the image to see details of this print and more prints. These items are also available in our Etsy Shop.
Himalayan Salt Candle Holders (11.99)
These beautiful Himalayan Salt Tea Light Holders add ambiance to any space with their warm glow. They’re a wonderful gift idea for yogis or meditators. Himalayan salt is said to help purify the air and help restore ionic balance.
Meditation for the Love of It ($13.42)
This book is a fantastic aid to anyone wanting to start or refresh their meditation practice. It gives many wonderful ideas for things to focuc on during meditation. Meditation for the Love of It: Enjoying Your Own Deepest Experience is full of practical ideas for your practice. Sally Kempton is a wonderful author full of wisdom from her own 40 years of meditating. She shares a deeper practice and more than 20 meditations to try.
Moments of Mindfulness ($13.56)
This books is by the famous Vietnamese monk, Thich Nhat Hanh. Moments of Mindfulness: Daily Inspiration gives a year’s worth of ideas for meditation quotes and inspiration with new and beautiful mantras to focus on each week. The book itself is also beautiful, with sweet and soothing illustrations. The book includes lots of wide open space so you can also use it as a notebook to record your personal findings and thoughts from meditation. It includes basic instructions on how to meditate as an introduction.
Yoga Mat Bag ($13.98)
Take your yoga mat on the go in a funky Yoga Mat Carry Bag. This bag fits standard yoga mats. It comes in lots of fun colors and patterns. It has an adjustable shoulder strap and pockets to hold your keys, phone, etc while your practice and on the way. Click through to see the great designs.
The Radiance Sutras ($14.92)
The Radiance Sutras: 112 Gateways to the Yoga of Wonder and Delight (English and Sanskrit Edition) shares 112 Sanskrit teachings, with beautiful interpretations of the words’ meaning and how you can utilize and embody each one in this life. Themes from this book include divinity, eternal energy, harmony and meditation.
Yoga Mantra Mugs ($14.95)
Curl up with a cozy cup of tea or coffee with your favorite mantra. Aum is said to be the sound of the universe and the beginning middle and end of all things. The mug is also available with the classic mantra, Lokah Samastah Sukhino Bhavantu which means May all beings be happy and free. Click through to see different mug sizes and mantras. These items are also available in our Etsy Shop.
Handmade Organic Beeswax Vanilla Honey Candle ($16.99)
This handmade candle will add great ambiance to your yoga or meditation space. This candle is hand-poured 100% natural beeswax with a soft vanilla-honey scent (though it’s also available with other scents).
Non-slip Yoga Towel ($16.99)
If you love the cushy nature of your mat, but you slide around on it during sweaty poses or worse all the time, this non-slip yoga towel-72″x24″ could help. Also, if you use mats at a local yoga studio, bringing a towel to put over the mat could help protect your from bacteria left over on the shared mat. OR if you are just starting to get tired of the pattern on your old mat, this cover could help you spice it up without investing in a whole new mat. This particular skidless super grippy mat is made of fast-drying absorbent microfibers. It’s light weight and fold-able so it’s easy to take it on the go.
Wanderlust Book ($17.32)
Wanderlust: A Modern Yogi’s Guide to Discovering Your Best Self is a wonderful book for any yogi or spiritually inclined person. It is full of amazing articles, asanas and activities. This book explains yoga as a way of life and how you can make it part of your life. It strives to let you (and all of its readers) find your very own path. It’s full of meaningful, inspirational ideas and gorgeous photographs.
Yoga: Mind Body and Spirit ($18.66)
Yoga Mind, Body & Spirit: A Return to Wholeness is a great book for learning about every aspect of yoga on your own. This book is great for a beginner as you start to learn about theory behind the poses and exactly how to do each pose. This book is great for an intermediate yogi if you want to look deeper into yoga and perfect your alignment. This book is even great for an advanced yogi to revisit the alignment principles and draw them into practice. Each Each of the movement principles discussed is incredibly influential to your yoga practice. Photos and detailed instructions accompany more than 70 poses.
Yoga Gift Ideas Under $30
Yoga Sequencing Deck ($23.54)
A Yoga Sequencing Deck can help improve your self-practice (or home-practice) or as a teacher, it can help you find new flows and sequences. A yoga sequencing deck is a set of cards showing different yoga poses. You can line them up to help you remember which poses you want to do when and mix them up to find new creative ways to move between poses. This particular set is based on Mark Stephens’ Classic book on yoga sequencing. The deck can be used in conjunction with the book or on its own. The deck includes a 92-page booklet describing yoga sequencing principles and 100 yoga photo flash cards that are color coded based on the family of poses (eg standing, backbends, etc).
Tibetan Incense Variety Pack ($23.98)
Tibetan incense creates a beautiful ambiance for yoga or meditation. It can also be spiritual or medicinal. These incense sticks were hand-rolled in Nepal by Tibetan refugees. They contain more than 25 medicinal Himalayan herbs. This pack comes with 5 different varieties.
Yoga Tanks ($24.95)
These yoga tanks are made of super comfy soft breathable triblend fabric. They come in a variety of colors to match all of your yoga pants. There are also other designs with different mantras, like Aum or Lokah Samastah Sukhino Bhavantu or Don’t Just Do Something, Sit There or Breathe and MORE Click the tank to see more great options. These tanks are also available in our Etsy shop.
Yoga Crop Top ($24.95)
Crop tops are fun and trendy even in cool weather. Once you’re sweating in the yoga studio, you won’t notice the biting Winter winds outside… hopefully. This crop top comes in black or white. Other mantras and sayings are also available. Click the top to see more choices. These items are also available in our Etsy shop.
Stamped Rose Gold Bracelet ($24.95)
This dainty, sweet bracelet is hand-stamped with the word OM. Om is the sound of the universe in yoga This bracelet is a cute reminder to stay calm and connected to the universe and everything around you. These items are also available in our Etsy shop.
Cork Yoga Blocks ($24.99)
Yoga blocks are super helpful for reaching new levels. They can help expand your flexibility and strength. They can also improve your balance and alignment. These cork yoga blocks provide support and stability. Their weight makes them dependable as a support and they can also be held for weight training in poses. These particular blocks are made with eco-friendly practices. Click through to learn more.
2100 Asanas ($25.55)
2,100 Asanas: The Complete Yoga Poses is an amaaazing book. It literally has 2100 asanas so if you ever feel like your practice is getting stale, this book can help because it is FULL of ideas. Beautiful simple photos with brief descriptions including the name in English and Sanskrit, information about the modification pictured, the drishdi point (where to look) and which chakras (energy centers) are affected. The poses are grouped into families based on the type of pose. It is said to be the complete collection of yoga asanas.
Seated Buddha Statue ($27.99)
A Buddha statue adds a sense of calm to any yoga or meditation space. This is an especially wonderful gift for you if you are interested in Buddhism and its teachings on how to live life as your best self. This statue is in a Thai style with its narrow face and crown on top. It has nice, modern detailing, but follows a traditional style with its pose.
Yoga Blanket ($28.99)
A yoga blanket is a wonderful prop for making yoga more comfortable. For someone with sore knees, it can be good to slide a blanket between your knee and the mat in some poses. Also, it can help with creating a comfy environment for yin or restorative poses. If you get cold during savasana, a blanket is a great prop to have beside your mat. It can be nice to sit on to meditate. There are so many wonderful uses! This blanket is machine washable and becomes softer with use.
Yoga Gift Ideas under $50
Framed Yoga Prints ($34.95)
These yoga-inspired framed prints are ready to hang on the wall or place on your desk. They are printed on archival matte paper and framed in a sleek matte black frame. They are a nice splash of color for any room. This print is of a Bodhi tree which is the kind of tree that the Buddha sat under when he was enlightened. This print comes in other colors and there are other framed prints available in our shop. Click the photo to see more choices. These items are also available in our Etsy shop.
Tibetan Singing Bowl (39.93)
This Tibetan Singing Bowl is a wonderful addition to any yoga or meditation space. It’s beautiful sound reverberates through a room, creating a sense of peace and calm. This singing bowl was made in Nepal at a Singing Bowl house. It is tuned to be harmonic in its ambient sound. This set comes with a cushion to rest your bowl on, a mallet for striking it, and a drawstring bag to keep your set safe when not in use. A free ebook will also be emailed to you with your purchase of this set.
Jute Yoga Mat ($42.95)
This natural Jute Yoga Mat is non-slip and light weight. It is strong and sustainable. The absorbent natural fibers and grippy surface make it perfect for intensive or sweaty yoga classes like hot yoga or bikram. The jute fibers are breathable and resilient but still give your joints and body the support it needs for yoga. The jute mat is a great yoga mat option.
Yoga Pants ($54.95)
These yoga pants are super soft and comfy with their 4-way stretch microfiber yarn. The leggings have a raised waistband to ensure that they won’t slip or expose. They also have a small interior pocket for keeping something small and important. The fabric is pre-washed before it is sewn to make sure the pattern and fibers stay in place. Then they are hand-sewn in California. They come in a variety of beautiful patterns. Click the photo to see more options. XS-XL also available in our Etsy shop
Handmade Malas ($54.95)
A mala is a wonderful way to stay focused on your meditation. You can move a bead with each breath or repetition of a mantra. These gorgeous necklaces are associated with spirituality. They hold their meaning when worn outside of meditation or yoga practices. Each mala is made of different beads that have different beneficial properties. For example the amazonite mala to the left has stress-reducing, calming powers. Click the photo to see more of our malas on Etsy.
Yoga Bolster ($61.18)
A yoga bolsteris a wonderful must-have prop for extra deep stretches. It’s perfect for creating support in especially yummy poses like restorative and yin. These poses help stretch your joints and fascia which is different from most styles of yoga that stretch your muscles only. Yoga bolsters are great for relaxing into your stretch. They are also good for sitting on for mediation. This bolster is flat on top and bottom to create stability. It also has handles on the ends for easy carrying. Click through to see different colors.
Mommy and Me Yoga Pants Set ($77.95)
Mommy and me matching is a fun trend. Kids love to be just like their mom! These matching leggings are a cute way to pair up. The leggings have 4-way stretch that makes them super comfy. Mom’s leggings have a high waist and interior pocket. The sets come in a variety of patterns. Click through to choose your matching design. Available on Etsy
Embroidered Zafu Meditation Cushion ($79.99)
The zafu meditation cushion is a gorgeous place to sit for meditation. The pattern is silk-screened onto a silk-blend fabric. This cushion is filled with buckwheat. It shows 8 auspicious symbols. Click through for details on the meanings and different colors choices.
Yoga Gift Ideas Wrap-Up
I’ve tried to gather a pretty comprehensive list, but if you have other great ideas or suggestions, please let me know!
Also, if you get one of these fantastic items, please let me know if you like it as much as I do!
Happy holidays to you and yours! Peace on Earth <3