11 Unique Going Away Gifts For Coworkers 

Going Away Gifts For Coworkers
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If you want to send off your special coworker with a parting gift that reminds them of the amazing people and memories at their old workplace, then you’ve come to the right place. With a range of thoughtful and creative employee leaving gifts, there’s something to suit every style and personality.

From handcrafted cards to personalized mugs and maps, these unique goodbye gifts for coworkers will make them smile and show them how much you care and wish them luck on their new journey.

So, go ahead and show your coworker how much you appreciate them before they head out the door with one of these 11 unique going away presents!

1. Handmade Goodbye Card

Say goodbye to your work buddy in style with this handmade pebble art card! Perfect for the coworker who’s moving on to bigger and better things. This 6-inch card comes with a matching envelope and blank paper insert so you can write your own personal message. Whether you want to wish them luck, tell them how much you’ll miss them, or just say goodbye, this card is sure to make them smile.

2. Travel Leather Mug

This travel mug is the perfect way to say goodbye to your work buddy! Whether they’re off on a new adventure or just moving on to bigger and better things, this personalized enamel-leather mug is sure to make them smile. It’s lightweight and features genuine leather with your name cold stamped on it, plus brass studs and waxed rope for a unique look.

Perfect for nature, camping, travel and coffee lovers, this 12 oz mug is sure to be a hit! Just don’t forget to remind them not to put it in the dishwasher or microwave.

3. Fairy Light Terrarium

This one-of-a-kind gift is sure to make them smile as they embark on their new journey. The terrarium is made from glass and features a sprig of artificial flowers and/or leaves housed in a light bulb and set into a plaster base.

The plants are illuminated by a tiny string of 5 warm white LEDs, powered by two AAA batteries. Perfect for adding a soft glow to any room, this terrarium is sure to be a hit!

4. Life Update Candle

Next on the list is a classic gift. This candle is hand-poured with a vegan blend of coconut soy wax and features a vibrant, warm tone when lit. The wax is toxin-free, paraben-free, and phthalate-free, and comes from renewable sources.

With a net weight of 9 oz, this candle has a burn time of up to 50 hours+ and is available in six different fragrances: blood orange, cinnamon chai, wild fig, sage & cypress, evergreen, beachwood, and blackberry vanilla. Perfect for adding a cozy atmosphere to any room.

5. Personalized Bobblehead

This one is fun! Handcrafted with 100% Polyresin material, this bobblehead is a high-quality resin compound used for statues and figurines. Choose from a variety of pre-made body styles and poses, or go for a fully customized design. You can also customize the head, outfit colors, and/or logos. Add logos, tattoos, base engraving, and/or props of any size for an extra special touch.

Perfect for adding a unique and fun atmosphere to any room, this bobblehead is sure to be a hit!

6. Bunny Planter Pot

This adorable bunny planter pot is a lovely way to provide indoor plants with something extra special and decorative. Suitable for indoor or outdoor use, it features a cute design and will be a great addition to your colleague’s home or new office desk. The pot is made from resin, which means it’s lightweight and durable. It can be used to grow small plants or flowers, or used as a pencil holder. It’s sure to bring a joy to your work buddy’s face!

7. A Farewell Leaving Signature Digital Print

Making a memorable farewell is made easy with this unique digital print for coworkers. Created with the perfect combination of modern art and thoughtful sentiment, this digital print is the perfect gift for your colleague who’s starting a new chapter in their life. Personalized with alphabet art, each page spells out a special message and includes plenty of space for guests to leave their best memories and well wishes. The unique and creative design of this book is sure to be a conversation starter and will be cherished for years to come.

8. Custom Face Socks with Text

Next on the list, custom face socks with text! Perfect for making a lasting impression, these unique socks will definitely turn heads when your colleague walks through the office one last time. With space to include any custom text, heart shape, or any custom shape, you can create the perfect personalized design to make a striking statement as s/he heads out the door.

Not only will these fun and fashionable socks make a great going away gift for your coworkers, but they’ll also get your new colleagues or friends thinking about the fun and creative person you are!

9. Personalized Wood Stand

Crafted out of hand-selected wood and with a natural finish for added character, personalized wood stand is the perfect way to commemorate someone special. With its customizable features, you can engrave the recipient’s name, add custom text, and even draw a heart shape or any design to give this stand a personal touch.

Not only will it look great on their desk, but it’ll provide an efficient way to keep their gadgets and accessories organized. This charming yet practical going away gift will make your colleague smile as they head out the door.

10. Personalized Leather Journal and Organizer

Why not to go for another classic gift, a leather journal and organizer. The Londo Portfolio is the perfect way to say goodbye! With its customizable features, you can engrave the recipient’s name, add custom text, and draw a heart shape or any other special design to give this gift a personal touch.

Not only will it look great in their office, but with its ultra-thin, slim design and convenient slots to keep their necessities organized, this functional going away gift will make your colleague smile when they walk out the door. Plus, with four fashionable colors to choose from – camel, red, brown, and black – there’s a perfect fit for everyone.

11. Friend Leaving Digital Custom Map Print

This awesome personalized gift is designed to make them smile with a sentimental and thoughtful map that is customized for wherever they are going. Whether they are heading across the country or just to another state, this is the perfect way to give them a meaningful, long-lasting reminder of your friendship that you can cherish for years to come. And with various map designs and styles to choose from, you can pick out the perfect one that fits your friend’s personality with ease.

So show them how much you care and wish them luck on their new journey with this special map print that makes for a fantastic going away gift.


Wow, this list is making us teary-eyed! It’s always hard to say goodbye to a special coworker, and their going away present should be something that shows just how much we appreciate them and how much they mean to us. 

With this list of 11 unique going away gifts for coworkers, you’ll have no trouble finding the perfect gift to make them smile before they walk out the door. From personalized items to handmade cards, we’re sure you’ll find something special to show them how much you care. 

Stay tuned as we’ll be expanding this list so you know where to look for a special goodbye gift the next time you need to say farewell to a coworker. Now take a deep breath, reminisce on the memories and let’s all say goodbye to our wonderful coworkers with a heartfelt presentation of these goodbye gifts! 

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