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Holiday Gifts for Nerds and Engineers 2023 Guide

Looking for the perfect nerdy present for this holiday season? We scoured Etsy for unique gifts that will win over the heart of any recipient. Check out our top 10 picks below:

#1 For the IT Nerd: One-of-a-Kind Circuit Board Cup

These one-of-a-kind circuit board pencil holders are a must have for any computer enthusiast, nerd, geek, or electronics engineer. Made from wood and upcycled circuit boards, they’re a sustainable and eco-friendly choice for your desk organization.

#2 For your Favorite Fashionable Coder: Keyboard Commands Shirt

A cozy option for any computer geek, software engineer, computer nerd, or programmer. 

#3 For the Sommelier Scientist: Laboratory Beaker Wine Glass Set

Relax with your favorite wine measured with absolute precision. This set of two beaker wine glasses are made of lab-quality glass. Plus, the set includes a wine stopper and wine bottle opener as free gifts. 

#4 For the Exacting Civil Engineer: “It’s Concrete” Candle

Show appreciation to your favorite civil engineer with this funny natural soy candle. Available in Apple Harvest, Cinnamon-Vanilla, and more. 

#5 For your favorite Problem Solver: Math T-Shirt

This uni-sex t-shirt is made to fit like a well-known favorite. Plus, it’s a great way for the wearer to show off their favorite subject. 

#6 For the Meticulous Notetaker: Electronic Engineering Graph Paper Notebook

Let this spruce-colored notebook, inscribed with a Mosfet diagram in silver foil, inspire the engineer in your life to design innovative computer systems, complex circuits, and crucial instrumentation.

#7 For the Literal Homemaker: Vintage Engineering Poster

Available in sizes 11×17, 16×24, and 36×24, this vintage-style poster is the perfect gift for the engineer who’d rather build houses than hang out in a fairytale castle. 

#8 For the Notetaker Who’s Out of This World: Hoverpen Interstellar Edition

Precisely made using aerospace-grade materials, the hoverpen is a futuristic take on the pen that stands up against gravity itself. 

#9 For the Audio Aficionado: Soundwave Art

A perfect gift for just about anyone in your life, create a custom piece of art that doubles as a doorway to sound. This piece contains a QR code that can link to a song or recording of your choosing. Plus, you can optionally include a photo along with the soundwave.

#10 For the Circuitry Chief: Circuit Board Ornament

This handmade ornament features a working circuit board with flashing, multicolored lights. Available in three colors, this decoration is the perfect way to spruce up your tree this holiday season. 

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