When looking for birthday gifts for friends, you may often find yourself a little lost. You do not want to get them something they already have, but you also don’t want to get them nothing at all! The following list will help you find the ultimate gift that they will love; you’ll be spoilt for choice.
Yoga is great, for the body AND the mind. If you are looking for a gift that your friend will be able to benefit from for a long time, you should consider getting them this subscription box that entitles them to up to 50% off top quality workout gear that will keep their yoga sessions stylish.
Do you know somebody that absolutely loves to open their door to a beautiful bouquet of flowers? Great, then check this out. BloomsyBox is the subscription service that allows you to choose how often your loved one will receive hand picked, beautiful flower arrangements to their home. Take a look to see how it works.
Being a self aware species, us humans are always looking to find more and more information surrounding our existence. Thanks to 23andMe, you can trace your DNA history back through the ages to find out where you come from, along with any personal traits and health information. The ultimate way to discover yourself.
Blankets are awesome, right? Everyone loves to use blankets in the colder months to keep them warm and cozy. If you are looking for a gift for a friend, think about grabbing them one of these Swiss Army style woolen chestnut blankets that look great, feel great, and simply are great.
Are you ready to play the best and most ultimate party game with your friends? Awesome! ‘Drunk, Stoned or Stupid’ is the lighthearted, fun game that gets players to call each other out in the funniest ways. For a full list of the rules, follow the link here and see for yourself.
Is someone in your life a fan of all things loud? Do they spend all day everyday strumming strings and kicking it into overdrive? If so, check out this Marshall compact fridge. This fully working refrigerator looks just like a Marshall stack amp and is well suited to music lovers everywhere. A truly cool gift idea.
The kettle; boiling water in seconds since 1891. If you know of someone that is in dire need of a new kettle, look no further than this 1.5l BPA free kettle from Ovente. Purple in color and completely cordless, it is a top quality way of adding those boiling bubbles to their water.
Sriracha is known worldwide as being one of the best hot sauces around. If there is someone in your life that loves it so much that they reckon they could drink it, get them this hilarious drinks bottle that looks just like a bottle of Sriracha sauce. You just know they will love it.
Are you lucky enough to have a hardcore gamer in your life? Here is the gift that all gamers want – the Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition. This oldie but goldie houses so many awesome and exciting classic games that they will spend hours playing! See the full list of games here.
If you are on the hunt for birthday gifts for friends, consider this. Brought to us by Sport Brella, this comfortable reclining camping chair could be their new best friend when they next go camping or caravanning. With an umbrella, drinks holders, and other awesome features, it is a no brainer.
Adult life can be so tragic, yet funny at the same time. Have a blast playing this game with your friends and you all be howling with laughter. ‘This One Time I…’ is the game that gets everyone sharing funny stories in a hilarious setting. The ultimate drinking game for adults…awesome.
Clean skin is a must have – it stops all of those unwanted blemishes and blackouts from taking hold. If someone in your life takes a lot of care in their appearance, you should grab them a portable facial cleansing brush that is perfect for oily skin. A highly rated beauty product!
The Rocketbook Wave Smart Notebook really is just that…smart. Stunning to look at, this amazing notebook allows you to write on the pages and have them downloaded and saved in your online storage. Microwave the book to erase all of the pages and start all over again. The future really is here.
This brilliant piece of kit will give your kitchen a Michelin star in no time at all. With Bluetooth connectivity, all you need to do it attach the Anova precision cooker to any water filled pot, adjust the settings on your smartphone and remotely monitor your cooking as you go. See the full list of features here.
Variety is the spice of life, and with this kit they will get a variety of spices which can be made into six different bottles of deliciously hot sauces to stash or share.
If dumplings are his idea of heaven, this recipe book, which contains 100 recipes for dumplings, noodles, and other Asian delights, makes a wonderful birthday gift.
The complete opposite of neat and pretty journals, this one encourages and invites users to wreck it by cracking the spine, spilling coffee on the pages, and generally scruffing it up.
A fabulous birthday gift for the friend who has everything, this clear birdfeeder can be attached to a window so that birdwatchers can see what goes on as their feathered friends feed.
Any woman who knows what it’s like to fight gender inequality will truly appreciate this pendant which contains real shattered glass within two solid panels, and is suspended on a 24” chain.
Whatever his particular brand of geekdom, you can celebrate it with a Loot Crate which is delivered every single month and is full of merch and memorabilia from his favorite fandom.
Modern and smart, this backpack (available in black or gray), is perfectly sized to fit a 15” laptop and features an integral charging port so they can charge their device as they go.
40 bottles of delicious organic Kombucha can be hers with this home brew kit which contains absolutely everything she will need to produce this health-giving, stress-reducing tea.
With four different bonsai trees included, this set will allow a miniature orchard to be grown indoors and comes with everything needed included soil, seeds, and printed bamboo markers.
You can give someone a voucher for a one-off massage, or you can give them a lifetime of treatments with Theragun, the deep muscle percussive therapy device that fits in their hand.
Bring a piece of the meadow into her home with a birth month flower growing kit which includes a glass growing bottle, seeds, growing medium, and a guide to the flower’s meaning.
A beautiful gift for a friend who’s far away, this pair of bracelets will keep you connected as, when one of the bracelets is touched, the other one vibrates and gently glows.
Celebrate the superhero in her with a 14oz. ceramic mug which is decorated in the colors of Wonder Woman’s uniform, with just the right amount of glitter and sparkle.
Even those with an insatiable appetite for conundrums will be satisfied with the riddles, puzzles, and brain teasers found within the 136 pages of this fabulous book.
No matter their favorite color, they’re bound to find it in one these YETI colsters, which keeps drinks cold thanks to the double-wall insulation, and includes a stash can for hiding valuables.
Introduce some balance and harmony into the home with this beautiful soy candle from Chesapeake Bay, which will infuse the air with up to 50 hours of water lily pear.
Presented in a pretty wooden box, these tea drops are made from loose leaf tea which has been pressed into a beautiful shape in 4 deliciously natural herbal flavors.
With nine herbs and three different green teas, this sampler set will enable any tea lover to create and blend their own special mix from the likes of Sri Lanka, India, and Japan.
If she’s welcomed a new pup into the family, she’ll really appreciate the Pup Crate, which promises 5-7 products every single month to help her puppy to live the best life ever.
Time flies when we’re enjoying ourselves, and math lovers will really enjoy telling the time with this black and white clock, which uses simple math equations in place of the numbers.
Featuring recipes from Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood, this comprehensive cookbook is the ultimate bible for creating delicious breads, pastries, puddings and more from the ever popular TV cookery show.
Whether they hate shopping or just don’t have the time, this monthly subscription service will send them a selection of clothes for them to try in the comfort of their own home.
One of the most powerful ways to manifest a wish is to write it down. This necklace comes with tiny sheets of paper which can be rolled up and inserted into the canister.
Fans of Game of Thrones will really appreciate this handmade door stop which is made from 100% hardwood oak and laser engraved with the name of HODOR.
Written by a former world pun champion, this book delves into the history of word play, and explains in an engaging manner how puns made their way firmly into the English language.
Based on each month’s birthstone, these gorgeous wishing balls come with 52 tiny slips of paper on which a wish can be written every week for a year and hidden inside the sphere.
With a real flower carefully picked, dried, and cast in resin, this birth flower pendant is set in a silver plated brass bezel and suspended on an 18” sterling silver chain.
Adding a bottle of vodka to this kit makes it a complete birthday gift for friends who enjoy a different tipple, as the included spices and flowers turn it into an artisan gin.
She can keep her wishes close with this beautiful bead bracelet, which features an integral secret compartment that holds a tiny rolled up note on which her wish is written.
With enough ingredients for 15 face masks in each vial, these treatments use all natural blends to detox the skin or treat it to a beautiful healthy glow.
The absolute ultimate in slouchy comfort clothing, this vastly oversized blanket sweatshirt is made from the softest plush Sherpa fleece and is available in a huge range of colors.
Fur parents will really appreciate this collar which comes with a built-in GPS tracker so they always know where their dog is, combined with an activity tracker to ensure he’s getting plenty of exercise.
With a New York Times front page from every birthday since they were born, this bound personalized volume makes a wonderful gift for friends who love to look back.
Take the strain out of choosing gifts by adding this adorable colander to their kitchen. 100% food safe, spaghetti monster has an eye on each handle so he can watch their every move.
Eliminate sauce splashes on the countertops by introducing this sweet little crab, which sits on the side of the pan to hold wooden spoons safely and cleanly.
The perfect gift for guys (and gals) who are obsessed with flatulence, this fun and surprisingly informative illustrated book will tell them which animals fart and why. Seriously.
Over a million color combinations are possible with ROAM luggage, which come in a variety of different sizes and can be customized with colors, details, and even a classy monogram.
Grab a piece of the modern world and stick it right in your home thanks to the Mars speaker system by CRAZYBABY. Designed to deliver exceptional sound quality, the speaker and subwoofer benefits from a floating UFO that hovers above the sound system when it is in use. Utterly mesmerizing.
If you are in the market looking specifically for birthday gifts for friends, this Philips alarm clock could be right up your alley. This light up clock benefits from sunrise simulation that helps to naturally arouse users from their slumber along with a regular alarm. You can even use it as a reading light!
Does your best bud aspire to be the best DJ in the entire world? Good for them. Help them along the way by getting them this portable DJ controller from Hercules DJ. With 2 decks and a ton of other controls and features, they will be able to mix and master music easily whenever they desire.
‘Gone With The Gin: Cocktails With A Hollywood Twist’ is the brilliant book for movie lovers everywhere. Not only does the book include the recipes for tons of delicious and exciting cocktails, but also references some of history’s best movies, includes fun drinking games, and all in all is a ton of drinking fun.
Everyone needs somewhere to put their push pins. Don’t put a pin in finding one for your friend; instead, check out this funny donut push pin holder. Designed to look like an iced donut, you can add as many pins as you like. More push pins equal more sprinkles on the tasty (looking) treat.
Designed in England, the Meri Meri ice cream van is ready and waiting to make a frozen treat lover very happy. The lovely looking box looks identical to a quaint ice cream van and comes filled with 12 wooden spoons and 12 ice cream cups of assorted colors. Take a look right here to see what you think.
Warning! This wrist band will change your life for the better. Designed by Misfit, the Ray wristband is the ultimate lifestyle tracker. Monitoring your fitness levels and sleep activities, you will be able to track your goals and stay motivated; you can even use it to link your phone so you keep up to date with notifications.
This awesome compact metal tin contains 15 natural wine wipes and a convenient mirror. Ideal as a gift, you should consider getting it for the wine lover in your life that occasionally gets stains on their teeth (or mouth). With just a quick wipe, the stain will be gone! Lovely.
Ray Ban have been one of the leading names in sunglasses for many many years now, and it really is easy to see why. If you are looking to get your best friend a new gift, consider grabbing them a pair of these round and stylish Ray Bans that will keep their eyes safe for years to come.
Kick it old school and get someone in your life one of these awesome bags right now. Made from waterproof waxed canvas, it has a simple, clean look whilst still being sturdy and even boasting a leather strap! Absolutely ideal for taking lunches to work, school or just carrying your belongings.
Keep your herbs alive for longer and instantly notice a difference in the flavors you can create in your kitchen. The Prepara Herb Savor is designed to be stored in the fridge and helps to protect your fresh herbs from being crushed whilst keeping them at the optimum condition needed to keep them fresh.
Birthday gifts for friends do not get much better than this. Hilariously simple, this mug features the creepy face of Mr. Cage and is sure to make your buddy laugh every time they have their morning cup of coffee. Suitable for both the dishwasher and the microwave.
What could be better than drinking out of a recycling bin? This funny yet useful mug looks just like a miniature wheelie bin and can hold up to 12oz of your favorite drink, hot or cold! Designed by BigMouth Inc, you can be confident in the quality of this awesome product.
A beautiful addition to any and every room, this delightful wine rack would make a great gift for a friend. Designed by Foster & Rye the rack itself holds up to 6 bottles and looks just like a gear system. Perfect placed upon their counter, check it out here and see what you think.
Have you ever thought about how much cooler cutting pizza could be if you had access to the ultimate pizza cutting tool? Become the woodsman of your neighborhood and chop through your double pepperoni using this awesome and exciting axe pizza cutter that you just know will be the best conversation starter.
If you have tried a s’more before, then you will know just how good they are. Have s’mores whenever you fancy them thanks to this electric s’mores maker from Nostalgia. With a flameless heater surrounded by a suitable serving tray, you really cannot go wrong! Take a look here and see for yourself.
Never lose anything again thanks to the Tile Slim. Attach the tile to your laptop, handbag etc. and you can use your phone to make the Tile ring when you’re near to help you find it! And if you have lost your phone, simply press the button on the Tile to make your phone ring.
Cocktail shakers are cool, but this one is awesome! Brought to us by W & P, this cocktail shaker comes in the shape of an exotic golden pineapple. Known worldwide as the ‘hospitality fruit’, the pineapple will make your guests feel comfortable as you serve them delectable drinks all night long.
Nessie has been known to grace one of the most famous bodies of water in the world – if she is good enough for Loch Ness, she is good enough for your cup. Made using quality silicone, this cool Nessie tea strainer is the perfect way to get the best flavor you can from your tea leaves.
3 Super Fun Diy Gifts
It’s always a great time for sangria, right? So if you are stuck with what to buy your friend on their birthday, check out this DIY guide that will teach you exactly how to make them a sangria kit that they can use again and again. Follow the link to find out how it is done.
If the idea of making home made candles scares you, worry not…it really isn’t that difficult! Using this DIY guide you can make a series of hand made candles that would be absolutely ideal when gift giving. In just 5 simple steps, you will have a candle ready to go!
How cool would it be if you could make a birthday cake, right at home, in a jar? This stunning article actually teaches you step by step how to create this beautiful birthday treat. Definitely something to keep in mind every time one of your friends or family turns a year older.
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