Charm the Potterphile in your life with these Wizarding World-inspired holiday gifts
Harry Christmas to all!
As the holidays approach, so too does that familiar longing — to return to Hogwarts, of course, and celebrate the season with a Christmas feast in the Great Hall and game of Wizard's Chess in the cozy common room. On Nov. 16, the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone celebrates its 20th anniversary, so there's never been a better time to charm the Potterphiles in your life with magical gifts inspired by the Wizarding World. Read on for EW's picks!
Wizarding World Sorting Hat
We all think we know how we'd be Sorted, but only one charmed chapeau knows the true answer. Try on this version of it, press the button on the brim, and hear it cry out where you'll spend the next seven years!
Buy it! $39.99 at target.com
The Official Harry Potter Baking Book
Consider this a textbook for the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Kitchenry. A New York Times best-seller, this official baking book is packed with dozens of recipes that will help you concoct delicious treats inspired by the series.
Buy it! $12.84 (orig. $19.99) at amazon.com
Funko Pop! Harry Potter Advent Calendar
Count down the days of December with this advent calendar, each window of which reveals another Pocket Pop! based on characters from the Wizarding World.
Buy it! $39.99 (orig. $59.99) at amazon.com
Harry Potter Pictionary Air
We hope you've mastered your swish and flick: This enchanting twist on classic Pictionary puts your wand work to the test, allowing you to illustrate the Potter-inspired prompts in the air so they appear onscreen for the other players to guess. You should have paid attention to Professor Flitwick!
Buy it! $19.99 (orig. $24.99) at walmart.com
Harry Potter Pom Beanie
Get cozy (and cover your messy hair) with this soft beanie, which comes with a removable pom. The patch depicting Harry's glasses and lightning-bolt scar is rendered in gold, popping against the hat's deep burgundy shade for a chic take on Gryffindor colors.
Buy it! Available Nov. 18 at loveyourmelon.com
Hard-Sided 2-Piece Hogwarts Luggage Set
This vintage-inspired luggage set comes emblazoned with the crest of your favorite Hogwarts House (pictured here in Hufflepuff). And not only are they beautiful, but they're sturdy enough to survive any failed attempts to break through the barrier between platforms nine and 10!
Buy it! $499 (for the set) at pbteen.com
Harry Potter Cookie Cutter Set
Heart- or star- or tree-shaped cookies are nice enough, but they've got nothing on a sugary-sweet Sorting Hat. Up your holiday baking game with this Potter-inspired cookie cutter set, which will allow you, like Harry, to catch a Golden Snitch in your mouth.
Buy it! $39.95 at williams-sonoma.com
Hogwarts Magic! Activity Book
Immerse yourself in life at Hogwarts with this activity book, which comes with stickers, stencils, and a Harry Potter pencil topper, and is filled with prompts to recreate the experience of attending the magical school.
Buy it! $9.99 (orig. $10.99) at amazon.com
Wizarding World Pet Hoodie
Who says Harry Potter is only for humans? Let your pet show their own House pride with this hoodie, designed to look like Hogwarts robes accessorized with a Gryffindor scarf.
Buy it! $19.99 at petsmart.com