It can be hard to say goodbye to someone you care about greatly, but these going away gifts can really make a difference when it’s time for them to leave. Show them you care by getting them something they can use, or something that they can look at and remember you fondly. You’ll feel good knowing you got them a gift to show you care.
Saying goodbye is always hard, but this 11oz mug will remind them that when one thing ends, another one begins, and that can be a very exciting thought!
A wonderful going away gift for any jewelry-loving lady, these earrings feature a delicate compass so that they can always find their way home, and come in rose-gold, gold, or silver tone.
Small enough to fit in most overhead bins, yet roomy enough to hold more than the average carry-on, the Bigger Carry-On also comes with an ejectable battery for charging devices on-the-go.
If they’re leaving to go travelling, this book will ensure they can fall out with people wherever they go as it features impressive ways to swear in many different languages.
It can be hard to sleep in unfamiliar places, so give them the gift of comfort with a weighted blanket which has been proven to help insomnia with a sense of being cuddled.
Whether it’s your bestie going away or one of your kids, this peas in a pod necklace will make a sweet reminder that no matter how far she goes, she’ll always have you.
Candles are always soothing, but when they are infused with the scents of home they become the cure for homesickness, too, making them a truly thoughtful goodbye gift.
Choose one of the 18 quotes available and have it engraved onto this beautiful handmade silver and bronze bracelet as a touching reminder of the friends and family she’s leaving behind.
A beautiful going away gift for a close friend or relative, this necklace holds a heartfelt message stamped onto a silver plate, which is overlaid with a gold plated brass cut out.
When parting is such sweet sorrow, give them a reminder of the many ways you love them with this book which comes with an A-Z of prompts for you to fill in.
They’ll never lose their way with this delicate working compass, which hangs on an 18” sterling silver chain and comes engraved with three little words (clue: it’s not ‘I love you’).
Symbolic of the ups and downs of any journey, this large ceramic mug features a mountain range diagram dotted with words which epitomize the highs and lows of any adventure.
With a choice of stainless steel or sterling silver chains, this working compass pendant will make a sweet farewell gift for anyone who’s embarking on the next leg of life’s journey.
From the outside it looks like a cute but plain bracelet, but if she takes a look inside she’ll immediately be reminded of her sassy soul sister, her best b*tch.
Send them on their merry way with a carry on cocktail kit. Perfect for that long haul flight to somewhere new, it contains everything they’ll need, apart from the booze.
This awesome pillow comes in the shape of a postcard complete with a handwritten personal message and real or fictional address, so they’ll have something to cuddle when they’re missing home.
If promotion is taking her away, this shattered glass ceiling pendant will show her just how proud of her you are, while providing her with a reminder of the people she’s leaving behind.
Keychains provide wonderful visual reminders several times a day, and this one is crafted from aluminum in the shape of the USA, with two hearts in separate states joined together forever.
With the sweetest message printed on the card insert, this amazonite bracelet will make a fab farewell gift that she can wear every day to bring her luck in her new endeavors.
A new place can be daunting, so help them make the most of unfamiliar surroundings with this set of 75 cards which will prompt them to do more exciting things.
Change can be as exciting as it is daunting, but with this sippy cup she can toast her adventurous spirit while giving herself a reminder that the best times are yet to come.
When distance separates you, let them know they’re always in your heart with this white ceramic mug, which is printed with a sweet verse and your 2 different locations joined forever.
Whether he’s leaving to see the world or relocating to another office, make sure he remembers you with this sturdy enamel mug designed to mark the next chapter in his life.
They’ll think of home every time they lift their drink off one of these cedar coasters, as each one features a different area of the city they know, love, and miss.
If they’re leaving to go travelling, this journal will allow them to plan and document their journey, and even contains maps they can scratch off as they go.
Atlas Obscura is a treasure trove of some of the most intriguing and unique places in the world, and would make a fabulous going away gift for anyone who’s off on their travels.
Let everyone add their own personal touch to this going away gift by writing a memory or anecdote on one of the 50 blank pages inside this fun farewell book.
Let someone special know you’re missing them with this beautiful Long Distance Friendship Lamp, which softly glows – no matter how far away – when you tap the other one of the pair.
14 Thoughtful DIY Going Away Gift Ideas
Take a read through this inspiring blog post, which shows you how to create a unique notebook which can be customized to suit just about anyone’s personality.
Whether their favorite teacher is moving on to pastures new, or your child is moving up, this simple DIY gift idea will make a wonderful thank you that they’ll treasure forever.
Moving is a bit of a nightmare, but you can make it much easier with this totally printable Moving Organization Kit, which includes labels, checklists, change of address cards, and more.
This goodbye gift idea is simply adorable, because what kitchen doesn’t need a pot or two of fresh herbs on the windowsill? Super easy to make, and they cost next to nothing!
Quick and easy to make, these little succulent jars would look lovely just as they are, but with the addition of the free printable label, they become absolutely adorable.
A simple idea but one that will bring a lot of comfort, this jar can be filled with sweet little notes that have come from the heart, making it totally unique to you.
Homemade cards always mean so much more, but if you’re no Picasso you can still produce this going away card which can be printed and then written in your own hand.
If you’re short of time and want to give a meaningful gift to someone who’s starting a new adventure, this motivational quote can be printed out and framed at very little cost.
Print this travel map and you can create a beautiful piece of artwork to hang on their wall; the addition of photos and embellishments will add even more charm to the finished product.
Donuts always go down a treat, but unless you’ve made them yourself, they’re not very personal. Solve that problem by attaching this free sweet label that says it all.
Dress up a coffee shop gift card by putting it into one of their cups, padding it out with pretty tissue paper, and attaching this free printable coffee-themed label.
If the exams are over and they’re off on their adventures, print out one of these cards to say congratulations and let them know just how proud of them you are.
Sweet and simple, this DIY gift can be printed out at home and mounted in a frame, then presented with their favorite cookies and even a carton of milk.
Lovers of Dr. Seuss will recognize this quote anywhere! Printed in a simple (and therefore most effective) monochrome design, it will make a stunning addition to any wall.