The Ultimate Gift Guide for Geeks

 

I have a not-so-secret secret to confess.  I am a geek.  I can quote Star Wars and Dune with the best of them.  I am obsessed with zombies.  I have dreams about traveling in The Doctor’s TARDIS to have picnics in the past on alien planets. I am also persnickety and have strong opinions on aesthetics and taste.  All of these things mean I am an absolute nightmare to shop for.  Friends and family are often left scratching their heads when gift-giving time rolls around.  I know that neither I nor they are not alone in this quandary. 

If you aren’t a geek yourself, then odds are you have someone on your shopping list who is…and if you’re anything like my family you would probably appreciate any help you can get at getting your geek the perfect gift.  This is where I help you.  I hereby present the ultimate Gift Guide for Geeks.  Consider it my gift to you.  May it serve you well.  Good luck on your shopping endeavors and may the force be with you.

 
 

IS THERE A DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE?

 

Do you have a Whovian on your hands?  (A Whovian is a Doctor Who fan, just to clarify.)  There’s no need to exterminate any hopes of finding cool gifts for them.  Check out these timeless goodies.

 

"collection of Doctor Who gifts"

1)  Dr. Who Tardis Nouveau Notebook  2)  Dr. Who Print – Utopia  3)  Gallifreyan Brass Cuff  4)  Doctor Who Postcard Set  5)  5’ Dalek Replica

 
 

BRAINS.  THEY’RE WHAT’S FOR DINNER!

 

Zombiephiles to shop for?  Fans of The Walking Dead are in luck since zombies are so tremendously popular right now.   They’re everywhere!  The real trick is finding items that aren’t completely cheesy or over the top gross.  It’s a fine line, but as long as you keep your head and use this guide, you’ll live to shop another day.

 

  1)  Zombie Survival Guide  2)  Bronze Ribcage Necklace  3)  Zombie Repellent Soap  4)   Rosie the Riveting Zombie  5)  Zombie Contessa Plate  6)  Chocolate Zombie Head Bon Bons with Cherry Brains

 
 

NOT LONG AGO IN THIS VERY GALAXY…

 

Do I really need to explain Star Wars to anyone?  Anyone?  Do I?  Come on.  It’s Star Wars.  I’ve only ever met one person in my entire life who has never seen Star Wars.  One.  That’s it.  One. So there you go.

1)  

The Jedi Path   2)  Rebel Pilot Headphones   3)  Han in Carbonite Ice Cube Tray  4)   R2-D2 Portrait    5)  Star Wars Cufflinks   6)  Han & Leia Rings

 
 

 YOU WOULDN’T USE THE CRUCIATUS ON A KID WITH GLASSES, WOULD YOU?

 

Harry Potter fans are certainly one of the more diverse groups out there…young, old, guy, gal…Harry Potter attracts them all which means there are tons of Potter-inspired gifts to choose from.  Allow me to shed some light and show you the best of the best of the best.  Expecto Patronum, my dear.

 

1)  Beer n’ ButterDeath Day Feast Perfume Oils  2)   Marauder’s Map  3)  Hogwart’s Express Pocketwatch  4)  Wolfsbane Soap  5)  Time Turner  6)  Prisoner of Azkaban Poster

 
 

BOLDLY GO WHERE NO ONE HAS GONE BEFORE.

 

If you’re shopping for someone who knows what the “T” in Captain James T. Kirk stands for impress them by telling them that the “T” stand for Tiberius and then hand them one of these awesome pressies.  You can set your phasers to stun with these gifts.

 

1)  Vulcan Travel Poster   2)  Red Shirt Cologne   3)  Enterprise Pizza Cutter
4)  Retro Propaganda Posters     5)  Star Trek Nutcrackers   6)  Interactive Tribbles

 
 

Kisses & Chaos,
Alli Woods Frederick

  

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  • Chrissie

    I like the Doctor Who and the Star Wars stuff!

    • I’m glad you liked them. You have no idea how hard it was to narrow it down…there is so much good stuff out there!

  • Ryn

    The Doctor Who and Harry Potter are both perfect!

    • Well, thank you! I’m so glad you liked it, Ryn. I’ve actually been planning an Ultimate Gift Guide for Geeks v2.0 for later this fall…and I promise I will do my best to at least equal if not outdo the quality of the first one. Our non-geek friends and family have such an impossible time shopping for us, that I’m hoping this ensures gifts geeks will love and will ease the burden on the frustrated gift givers in our lives. <3