Gift Lists for Women

37 Cute Christmas Gift Ideas for Best Friends They’ll Totally Love

Updated on October 17, 2021 Updated on Oct 17, 2021
Giftlab is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn a commission. How we make money.

    Whether you two just met a couple of years ago or you’ve been besties since the 3rd grade, these best friend gifts are a great way to celebrate your #1 gal pal this holiday season. These Christmas gift ideas will way to show your BFF how much they mean to you. Our gift guide has the best gift ideas for everyone, from wine lovers to book nerds to foodies. You can find other awesome best friend gift ideas here and here.

  1. InstaPhoto Frame
  2. christmas-gift-ideas-for-friends-frame

    Grid art is a multi-picture frame that makes it easy for you to instantly create a custom photo collage showcasing 16 individual 4 x 4-inch photos from the most memorable times you and your best friends have spent together. Some of the best Christmas gifts are DIY! This truly thoughtful gift will make great home decor.

  3. Weighted Blanket
  4. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-blanket

    Using a weighted throw blanket helps relax your body by simulating the feeling of being held or hugged, making you fall asleep faster and sleep better throughout the night. The 7-layer system is designed to comfortably surround your body and form your shape while you sleep, and the more glass beads & less fiberfill design offer better temperature control to help her relax.

  5. Bestie Trinket Tray
  6. christmas-gift-ideas-for-friends-trinket

    This super cute friendship ring dish is the perfect gift and a lovely keepsake for your bestie. Sometimes it’s hard to express thanks to those you are grateful for, but even the small gestures of generosity can deepen friendships. So show your appreciation for your closest friends with this ring dish.

  7. Fun Ramen Bowl
  8. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-ramen

    This noodle bowl makes dinner for one fun! Ramen nights get an upgrade – all you need is to add noodles to this patterned deep-dish ceramic bowl with a built-in resting place for the included wooden chopsticks! The perfect white elephant gift idea for any ramen lover. And who doesn’t love them some ramen?  A funny holiday gift!

  9. Zodiac Necklace
  10. coffee-gift-baskets-necklace

    She was looking for a sign. Luckily, it came in the form of Mary Steratore’s sterling silver necklaces. A delicate rectangular pendant features stars formed in your zodiac constellation and comes with a card highlighting your galactic-given attributes, besides “amazing,” of course.

  11. Cheese Board
  12. christmas-gift-ideas-for-best-friends-cheese-board

    The key to enjoying Italian ricotta, English cheddar, or French vacherin with a glass of wine for holiday entertaining is to have the perfect modern bamboo cheese board. This bamboo-crafted tray will make a perfect serving board for entertaining guests, bordered by grooves that hold crackers, nuts, or olives and designed with a hidden drawer with four utensils, including a cheese knife.

  13. Soul Sister Mug
  14. ]christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-mug

    True soul sisters may not be connected by blood, but they are connected by something just as meaningful. This heartfelt 16 oz. stoneware coffee mug from Our Name is Mud features engraved and hand-drawn script lettering on the mug and front and back messaging.

  15. Drink More Water Bottle
  16. christmas-gift-ideas-for-friends-water

    If you’re not already keenly aware that you should stay well hydrated, you might be a camel. But as card-carrying procrastinators everywhere know, awareness and action are two different things. This water bottle is marked with motivational messages (Keep Going! Getting Close!) to remind you to sip your way through two full bottles of H2O per day. The clear markings and clever graphics on a sturdy glass and stainless steel bottle make this design a friendly hydrating helper.

  17. Ring Light Set
  18. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-ring-light

    Is your bestie an influencer (or wannabe)? Light up her beauty with this ring light set. This includes a dimmable illumination without dark shadows that make your face and eyes brighter. Unique Dual Tripod Circle Light — the ring light includes 2 stands, a floor stand & a table stand; you can choose different tripods according to surroundings.

  19. Long Distance Touch Bracelets
  20. long-distance-gifts-bracelets

    A pair of Bond Touch friendship bracelets for you and your dearest. When you touch it, they feel it. No matter where they are on the planet. Natural vibration that mimics your partner’s touch. When you send a touch, your partner’s bracelet will light up in the color of your choice—an amazing gift for besties who live far apart.

  21. 90’s Mistaken Lyrics Coasters
  22. christmas-gift-ideas-for-friends-coasters

    Does your heart yearn for flannel shirts and Crystal Pepsi? Are you sad to realize that many years have passed since the introduction of knowing what you want, what you want? Then this is the set for you! That sound, you hear? That’s the sound of your Doc Martins calling from the closet. So go ahead, lace them up and get nostalgic about a time you swore you’d want to forget. Isn’t it ironic, don’t ya think?

  23. Good Friends Coffee Mug
  24. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-coffee-travel-mug

    “Good friends are like stars; you don’t see them, but you know they’re always there!” This is generously sized 15 oz. mug from Quotable Cards features an inspirational saying to start your day off on the right foot. 

  25. Best Friend Self Care Gift Basket
  26. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-basket

    Your best friend deserves a gift from the heart. So surprise her with a unique present on their birthday, Christmas, or “just cause.” The perfect way to let her know you are thinking of her—a great gift set to send to a long-distance friend.

  27. Scented Candle
  28. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-candle

    This friendship candle makes a funny, humorous gift for your best friends, especially for those who appreciate a good scented candle. Poured in a reusable glass jar, a 9oz cotton wick scented candle will burn for approximately 50 hours and be made with 100% natural soy wax.

  29. Jewelry Stand
  30. christmas-gifts-for-best-friends-stand

    This is not your run-of-the-mill jewelry box! Instead, this organizer is shiny rose gold and chic and compliments any space, providing a professional jewelry display. The unique design of this jewelry tree holds nearly unlimited earrings and necklaces and keeps your jewelry tangle-free. At the same time, the modern tray/holder provides ideal storage for your rings and other accessories.

  31. Blow Out Brush
  32. christmas-gift-ideas-for-friends-brush

    The Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer and Volumizer is a hot air brush to deliver gorgeous volume and brilliant shine in a single step. The unique oval brush design smooth hair while the rounded edges quickly create volume at the root and beautifully full-bodied curls at the ends in a single pass, for salon quality blowouts at home.

  33. Self Love Workbook
  34. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-book

    In a woman’s journey toward realizing her full potential, embracing self-love is a powerful step. The Self-Love Workbook for Women empowers women to focus on their own emotional health and make positive changes by nurturing self-compassion. By building better relationships with themselves, women can develop their confidence to take on the world. Witty prompts, quizzes, and creative activities designed by therapist Megan Logan make it fun to build self-care habits.

  35. Facial Machine
  36. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-facial

    Look like you’ve spent a weekend at the spa in only 9 minutes. This professional device delivers micro-steam technology to infuse skin with hydration, clarify the complexion, and detoxify skin, leaving an immediate healthy radiance. No pamper routine is complete without it. Bring the spa into her home with this professional steamer.

  37. A Cool Set Of Stemless Wine Glasses
  38. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-wine-glasses

    Jazz up her wine done Wednesdays with these beautiful wine glasses. The geometric curvy body design is modern, contemporary, and stylish. After the excellent hand-blowing and polishing process, the line of the glasses body is smooth and comfortable to grip.

  39. Bluetooth Beanie
  40. christmas-gift-ideas-for-friends-beanie

    This knitted beanie will keep you warm and keep you connected with a Bluetooth built-in Mic and stereo speaker, available for cell phones to transmit the phone to your audio devices. The long battery life lasts up to 8 hours. It has a hands-free calling and an easy volume/music control panel with high-quality stereo sound that provides rich bass.

  41. Constellation Necklace
  42. christmas-gift-ideas-for-best-friends-necklace

    Those interested in astrology or astronomy will love this necklace. One side features their zodiac sign, and the other the sign is represented in the constellations. Choose from a gold or silver finish, and they are available in all zodiac signs. The necklace is made of sterling silver and 18K gold plating over sterling. The included chain is 18 inches. 

  43. Macaron Bath Bombs
  44. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-bath-bombs

    Frothy and fragrant bubbles are at your fingertips with these bath bombs. She can throw one of these into her bath, grab some candles, a glass of wine, and have a nice relaxing night. The bath bombs are organic ingredients that promote natural healing, such as shea butter, essential oils, and clays. For example, Shea butter is a superior moisturizer with Vitamin A that can improve several skin conditions such as itchy and dry skin, wrinkles, and blemishes. 

  45. Long Distance State Coffee Mug
  46.  

    christmas-gift-ideas-for-best-friends-mug

    If you and your best friend don’t live near one another, one of the things you miss most is those intimate talks over your morning coffees. Each personalized mug features an image of the states you both live in, and the cities are marked with a heart. Dotted lines connect the two hearts. Together forever, never apart. Maybe in the distance but never in heart.

  47. Cat Butt Magnets
  48. christmas-gift-ideas-for-best-friends-cat-magnets

    Is your BFF a cat lady? From the hand and mind of Steph Mantis comes these hilarious animal butt magnets. Plastic animal butts are perfect for displaying everything. Perfect for the cat lover, this set is the purrfect way to share a laugh with a friend. These hilarious magnets will make your fridge stand out while holding pictures, memos, and more. You can find more gifts for cat lovers here!

  49. Personalized Bestie Art
  50. coffee-gift-baskets-art

    Get a digital illustration of your photo on a wooden textured background and give them a gift they’ll never forget by adding a message! A truly special and unique gift for the special gal in your life.

     

  51. A Cute Crossbody
  52. christmas-gift-ideas-for-friends-crossbody

    A bold design to add a little diva style to your ensemble. The Fossil Kinley, a Small Crossbody bag, is made of softly pebbled leather. It features a flap with a magnetic snap and zipper closure. There is an adjustable crossbody strap and an exterior front slip pocket under the flap. The bag features a flat bottom, a lined interior, and an interior zip pocket. 

  53. Essential Oil Diffuser 
  54. stress-relief-gifts-diffuser

    This gadget gives a touch of zen-style to your workspace or home. The diffuser adopts ultrasonic technology that provides smooth whisper mist and pleasant aromas to create a calm, relaxing environment, soften and moisten dry and chapped skin, and helps you breathe better in winter. Add a drop of your favorite essential oil blend; it can help remove bad odors and bring a fresh and clean scent to your space.

  55. Wine Glass Tumbler
  56. christmas-gifts-for-best-friends-cup

    Holding over half a bottle of wine, the BrüMate Uncork’d XL lets you relish your wine, cold and hot drinks just the way you like them by keeping them at the same temperature from the time you pour them in till to the last drop. Perfect for your BFF, who is a wine lover.

  57. Air Plants
  58. christmas-gift-ideas-for-best-friends-plantsThis set of six air plants will make a gardener of even those with the blackest of thumbs! These bromeliad plants don’t require soil. Just soak them in water for 20 minutes once a week and allow them to dry. They like indirect but bright sunlight. Beautiful and low maintenance, they make a perfect gift for those who want to bring a little nature into their lives but don’t have time to look after traditional plants. 

  59. Light Up Vanity Mirror
  60. gifts-for-best-friends-mirror

    Effortlessly apply makeup anywhere with this vanity mirror. It has 21 LED bulbs, adjustable brightness, and a detachable, smaller mirror that provides 10X magnification for fiddly jobs like putting on false eyelashes. The mirror swivels back and forth and sideways up to 180 degrees, so you’ll always have the perfect angle. 

  61. Hair Tie Bracelet
  62. christmas-gift-ideas-for-best-friends-bracelet

    Sometimes we need a little reminder to Be The Owner Of Your Own Fate. That’s the stamped message she’ll find on this stainless steel bracelet that doubles as a hair tie holder. This bracelet comes in a lovely package ready for gift giving. Makes a great stocking stuffer for any lady in your life. 

  63. Customized Keepsake Box
  64. gifts-for-best-friends-box

    This wooden box is the perfect place to store all the keepsakes from your adventures together. Ticket stubs from your first concert, metro tickets from your first vacation, the shells you picked up on the beach. All of those little treasures will be safe in this box. Made of pine, and the box can be engraved with a message of your choosing. 

  65. Eyeshadow Pallet
  66. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-eyeshadow

    Urban Decay Naked3 Mini Nude Eyeshadow Palette features six all-new, universally flattering rosy neutrals made for every skin tone and eye makeup look. Get the full range of nude and neutral eye shadow shades in one everyday eyeshadow palette: ivory sheen, peachy champagne shimmer, dusty rose pink, mauve, grey-plum matte, and deep charcoal brown with a hint of purple—an awesome gift for the girl who can’t get enough beauty products.

  67. Cashmere Scarf
  68. christmas-gift-ideas-for-best-friends-scarf

    Nothing is more luxurious than real, quality cashmere. This beautiful scarf will become a regular part of her wardrobe for many years to come. Available in several colors, the scarf is 80 inches long and 26 inches wide and comes in a lovely gift box.

  69. Sleep Mask
  70. christmas-gift-ideas-for-best-friends-mask

    Using a sleep mask can greatly improve sleep, and this one is super luxurious. Made of silk, it’s gentle on the skin and has a comfortable elastic strap that won’t pull or tangle the hair. It’s also hypoallergenic.

  71. Personal Alarm
  72. christmas-gift-ideas-for-best-friends-alarm

    We all worry about the safety of our friends, and this alarm can help you worry a little less. This alarm can be used as a keychain and attached to their purse, bag, dog leash, or belt loop. When triggered, it makes a loud, piercing sound that can last up to 50 minutes. Great for those who like to walk, run, or bike after dark. 

  73. Wearable Wrist & Ankle Weights 
  74. birthday-gifts-for-her-wrist-weights

    Add a constant but comfortable resistance to her workout with these one-pound Bala Bangles – as seen on Shark Tank. Ideal for yoga, running, aerobics, pilates, walking, traveling, home workouts, core training, and running late for brunch! Wear them on wrists or ankles. 

  75. LED Light Therapy Lamp
  76. christmas-gifts-for-best-friend-light

    Once the fun and excitement of the holidays are over, we have several months of dark, cold winter to endure. This causes SAD in a lot of people. However, this light can help to improve sleep, focus, and energy levels. It’s UV-free, portable, and has three brightness settings. This light makes the dark winter and their mood a little brighter! 

  77. Girl Power Socks
  78. amazon-gifts-under-socks

    Yep, your BFF will love these. Blue Q Socks are made of a premium cotton-nylon blend for comfort and help one actively and passively express how you truly feel inside.  Cotton, nylon, and spandex blend. Machine wash cold.

  79. Hershel Shoulder Bag
  80. The Strand tote features a snap-down design with robust handles and an easy-access main compartment for weekend getaways or heading out to the gym.

  81. MTV Throwback Game
  82. coffee-gift-baskets-mtv-game

    Switch over to a music party game for adults and teens that’s filled with all the biggest hits from the ’80s, ’90s, and ’00s. Then, it’s time for a blast from the past, specially made for the MTV generation. The game aims to be the first team to collect at least one Artist Card from all eight MTV Challenge categories: Award-Winning Videos, Best of Unplugged, Pop Anthems, Headbangers, Teenage Angst, Hip Hop Hips, Queens of MTV, Across the Pond.