Some of the top gifts in 2014 include the sunrise simulator alarm clock, cashmere slippers, a live video camera drone and a book entitled "1000 Ultimate Experiences" by Lonely Planet. A popular game called Cards Against Humanity and an award-winning game called Spot It were also common gifts.
In 2014, common Christmas gifts included marble and wood cheeseboards, studded iPod cases, yoga mats and shark tooth pendants, according to PopSugar.com. A top-selling technology gift of the year consisted of a Google Chromecast HDMI streaming media player that streams online video, photos, and music to a TV from a smartphone, laptop or tablet. Noise-reducing headphones and waterproof smartphones were also popular gifts for technology conscious recipients.
Common literary gifts for book lovers in 2014 were "Yes, Please" by Amy Poehler, "Yves Saint Laurent" by Roxanne Lowit, "Easy Gourmet" by Stephanie Le, and "The Spirit of Beverly Hills," a coffee table book by Nancie Clare. Top gifts for newlyweds of the year included personalized mix-tape pillows, musical wine glasses, days-of-the-week dishcloth sets and gourmet gift baskets.
The most common children's gifts in 2014 included toys such as the VTech Kidizoom SmartWatch and the Stretch 'N Shout Leonardo, a stretchable figurine based on the blockbuster movie Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.