Camouflage toilet paper and 9 of the other most unusual coworker holiday gifts


Leave it to Career Builder to run a survey seeking the most unusual co-worker holiday gifts. Camouflage toilet paper made the list.

(Well, at least it wasn’t used, amirite?)

The complete list follows after the jump…

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According to this survey from, about one quarter of your co-workers will exchange gifts this holiday season, while 1 in 5 will buy holiday gifts for their bosses. Most will spend lest than $25 on the gift. 1 in 10 cheapskates will spend $5 or less.

If you are on a limited budget and are looking for the unusual holiday gift for a co-worker, well, you’ll have to do better than these doozies:

  1. 50 pounds of fresh Louisiana shrimp
  2. A toothpaste squeezer
  3. A hand-painted porcelain clown with silk clothes on it
  4. A unicorn calendar
  5. A painted concrete chicken
  6. A plaster cast of a co-worker’s hand
  7. Camouflage toilet paper
  8. Homemade laundry detergent
  9. Stamps
  10. A talking fly swatter

What the most unusual workplace holiday gift your ever gave/received? Let me know in the comments below.

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