Welcome to The Creative, a series that gives content creators actionable advice from professionals in the creator economy. Whether you’re a seasoned creator or just starting out, read The Creative to learn how to grow your platform, improve your content, and stay ahead in the ever-shifting creator landscape. 

If you’re anything like me, you’re probably still racking your brain trying to find the perfect gift for your loved ones this holiday season. And if your favorite person is a content creator, you may be even more confused about what to get them.

Fortunately, I’m a seasoned content creator plus an expert gift-giver, and — with the help of a few other knowledgable creators — I crafted this list of gifts to consider for the creative in your life.

So, whether you want to spoil a friend or treat yourself, here are some items on almost every content creator’s wish list.

1. Planner or Calendar 

2. High-quality microphone or Mic Accessories


4. Ring Light

5. Personalized Workplace Decor

6. Online Course or Workshop Subscription from Their Favorite Influencer

7. Subscription to their Favorite Software or Platforms

8. Gift Cards