LAKE MARY, Fla. - Are you having a hard time figuring out what special gift to give a friend or family member this holiday season? Google can help you with that.
The company released its Holiday 100 which provides a long list of gift ideas based on search trends of 2022.
Since there are no one-size-fits-all gifts, Google breaks down its finding based on the following categories: home and garden, apparel and accessories, gaming and electronics, beauty, toys and crafts and health and fitness. Here are 20 items that made the list:
Google said the search for this item was the highest this year than it's been in a decade.
This item was one of the top 10 searched brushes of 2022.
See the world in a whole new way. Smart glasses reportedly reached a decade-high in search volume.
Searches for this item max out every December.
This is the top-searched instrument for kids this year.
Google said this item increased 90% in search interest this year.
Interest in this item for exercise soared this year.
This item tops out every December.
This gift gardeners will enjoy, as no soil or green thumb is needed.
Google reported pickleball as a breakout star of the year, with a 500% increase in searches within one month.
Searches increases every year for this out-of-the world/augmented reality experience.
Searches for high-thread count sheets grew by 160% in 2022, Google reported.
People searched for top-rated gaming laptops a lot this year – 400% more to be exact.
Google said this item was a 2022 breakout search star.
Searches for this soared by 60% this year alone.
Comfort sleep. Searches for these topped other pillow types this year.
The search for these are the highest in December.
People searched this item 80% more this year.
People want glowing skin, according to viral trends. Searches were up for face masks for boosting collagen and preventing acne.
Search interest peaks every holiday season for this spa-like experience.
Searches for this item rose by 90% this year.
Gamers want to sit comfortably while playing their favorite game. Google said searches for the gaming chair rose by 900% this year.
Searches for this item peak every winter.
Items like the Nintendo Switch peak every December.
This item is searched more in December than any month of the year.