14 unexpected gifts from Lowe's for everyone on your list

We're talking way more than just power drills and kitchen appliances in the Lowe's Gift Zone, but gifts that will please everyone on your list

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Lowe's may already be on your holiday shopping itinerary as a destination for your husband or father who loves a good home renovation project, but you can actually buy a lot more than just the tools and materials for a home makeover. Lowe's has tons of unexpected gift finds that will please the entertainer, the homebody, the athlete, the gadget-lover, and so many more, making it a fabulous place to discover holiday gifts for your friends and family. Plus, you can find the kids gifts that will keep them occupied for hours and off their devices. See the range of items they carry, and from top brands like Google, Cuisinart, and Yeti. 

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A work from home solution

exercise bike with desk

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Stay active while working from home with this exercise bike with a desktop so you can alternate between working at a desk, and the much more fun alternative, cycling at a desk. It even has a dial to adjust the resistance so you can cruise along or pedal to the metal. 

Buy: Mind Reader Exercise Bicycle with Desk | Currently $299.99

The classiest picnic basket set-up you've ever seen

14.5 x 10 x 11 Anthology Collection- Gray with Gold Accents Picnic Basket

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Many more days at the park are in the future. For when warmer weather comes back around, you'll want this lovely wicker basket on hand. Create the perfect Pinterest-worthy set up with this stylish Picnic Time set with a soft insulated cover and integrated wooden tabletop. It comes with wine and cheese service for two: 2 hand-blown wine glasses, a waiter-style corkscrew with a wooden handle, hardwood cutting board,  stainless steel cheese knife, and two cotton napkins. 

Buy: Picnic Time 14.5 x 10 x 11 Anthology Collection Picnic Basket | Currently $89.95

A do it all smart home hub

Google Nest Hub Max Smart Display with Google Assistant

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Lowe's carries a large number of smart home products, like the Google home portfolio, as well as Amazon's. The Google Nest Hub Max Smart Display with Google Assistant can basically serve as a home base for all your connected devices, video chat, stream content, play your favorite tunes, and so much more. It can store up to six users to keep the whole family in sync. 

Buy:  Google Nest Hub Max Smart Display with Google Assistant  | Currently $229

Headphones...from DeWalt

Dewalt headphones

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Yep, Power tool maker DeWalt also makes headphones for when you're on the job. They're relatively hardy as they are water and sweat proof, and come with interchangeable ear cushions for a customized fit. An ideal pick for the DeWalt loyalist.

Buy: DeWalt Earbud Headphones | Currently $19.99

A home projector for that big-screen experience

RCA projector

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Movie night got so much better with the addition of this RCA home theater projector, which can project videos up to 150 inches and uses Bluetooth to connect to speakers or headphones. It's portable so you can make it an outdoor projector, too. 

Buy: RCA Home Theater Projector with Bluetooth Audio | Currently $89.62

An ice cream machine to make your favorite flavors at home

Cuisinart ICE-21P1 Automatic Frozen Yogurt-Ice Cream and Sorbet Maker, White

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If ice cream is a year-round staple in your home, you'll love this frozen ice cream and sorbet maker that lets you have total control over ingredients and the recipe. Within  20 minutes, this Cuisinart can mix up to 1.5 quarts of delicious, creamy ice cream.  

Buy: Cuisinart Automatic Frozen Yogurt-Ice Cream and Sorbet Maker|Currently $69.95

A tumbler to keep drinks COLD (or hot) for longer 

YETI rambler navy

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Yeti's cult-favorite Ramblers use the YETI MagSlider Lid to ensure the beverage stays sealed tight. The man in your life will love this versatile stainless steel mug that maintains a drink's temperature for hours at a time, for daily life and for taking on fishing or hiking excursions. 

Buy: YETI Rambler 20-fl oz Stainless Steel Tumbler| Currently $29.99

Table tennis: the ultimate in basement entertainment 

hathaway ping pong table

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Bring out your family's competitive edge with this ping-pong table that those of all ages will love! It's a full-size table that is also foldable, so when it's not in use it can be tucked away, which is especially beneficial when your basement multi-functions as the gym, playroom, home office, and classroom. 

Buy: Hathaway Crossover 60-in Indoor Freestanding Ping Pong Table | Currently $155.29

A kid-sized kitchen that's full of style

kidkraft vintage kitchen

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You and your kids will love this totally retro kitchen. The all-white wooden kitchen easily fits into your design aesthetic, while providing hours of fun of pretend play to your kiddos. Peep the details like an ice maker, silver phone, and see-through oven and microwave. It also comes in pink and red too. 

Buy: KidKraft Home Vintage Play Kitchen | Currently $119.99

A massage chair that fits your decor 

OneSpace Massage Casual Beige Faux Leather Club Chair

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Someone's going to be so excited to cozy up and park themselves in this club chair that is also a massage chair until further notice. It has 5 intensity levels and 9 massage modes that target the full-back, legs, thighs, and lumbar. And it has a heat setting! So tell us Lowe's, how soon can this be delivered?  

Buy: OneSpace Massage Faux Leather Club Chair | Currently $559.48

The ideal way to scoot around these days

Razor E300 Electric Motorized Rechargeable Scooter w/Top Speed of 15 MPH

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Thrill-seekers (and city dwellers) will covet this electric motorized scooter from Razor that can reach speeds of up to 15 miles per hour and has up to a  40-minute runtime. Ten-inch pneumatic tires ensure a smooth ride, and it has a  twist-grip throttle acceleration control and a hand-operated brake. This model is ideal for riders ages 13 to adult. A child's version, a Parent's Choice Award Winner, is available too if your kid is begging to match, and it can reach up to 10 MPH. 

Buy: Razor E300 Electric Motorized Rechargeable Scooter | Currently $319.99

The perfect gift for a homebody

Safavieh Glendal Multi Blend Throw

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When it comes to this insanely soft multi-color throw, the first thing we think of is fluffy clouds. You may be dreaming of wrapping yourself in this plush throw, but perhaps settle for blessing your closest friends with this cozy confection. After all, you're here to pick the perfect gift for our inner circle, not yourself. .. right? Right! Though, we wouldn't blame you if you added two to the cart. 

Buy: Safavieh Glendal Multi Blend Throw | Currently $58.32

A record collector's dream turntable 

Victrola Black Turntable (Record Player)

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Those young and old who are filled with nostalgia for records will love this turntable that works with 33-1/3, 45, and 78 RPM records and connects with Bluetooth to stream your favorite tunes that aren't on a physical disc. 

Buy: Victrola Black Turntable (Record Player) | Currently $61.54

A double duty wine cabinet

Baxton Studio Savino Wine Cabinet

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A cabinet that offers storage for wine and whatever items you want out of sight? Now, this sounds like a Christmas miracle!  With a mid-century design, this two-toned cabinet can hold up to a dozen bottles of wine, one for each day of Twelvetide.

Buy: Baxton Studio Savino Wine Cabinet | Currently $207