Gift Lists for Boys

31 Dope Gifts Ideas Any 15-Year-Old Boy Would Love

Updated on August 10, 2021 Updated on Aug 10, 2021
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    So you want to give the perfect gift to that special 15-year-old teenage boy, but you don’t know where to start. It’s a tough age to figure out. Don’t worry, we’re kind of experts around here. Here are 31 of the best gift ideas to give that special 15-year-old boy!

  1. Moving Mechanical Safe Kit
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    This amazingly engineered kit forms a fully functional, three-digit combination safe. Before you crack it, you have to build it. Assemble 179 laser-cut, numbered Baltic birch parts to form a desktop safe to hold small essentials or diminutive dossiers. The customizable combination will keep aspiring safecrackers guessing. It makes a great birthday gift for that DIY teen!

  3. I Paused My Game to Be Here T-Shirt
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    If there’s one thing 15-year-old boys are notorious for (besides eating everything in sight), it’s always playing video games. If your teen gamer is out and about, chances are he had to pause his game to be there. This funny T-shirt makes a great gift for any teenager, whether they’re a 13-year-old, 14-year-old boy, or even a 15-year-old girl. 

  5. Apple AirPods with Charging Case
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    Apple products are always at the top of any teenage boys’ wish list. These Bluetooth Apple Air Pods with a built-in charger make a great Christmas gift or birthday gift that your kid has to have! Whether they’re a tween or ready to graduate high school, if they don’t already have a pair of Apple AirPods, you can be sure they want a pair! With up to 5 hours of continuous battery life, these headset Bluetooth speakers will be on them for all their most important social media posts.

  7. Digital Print Hoodie Sweatshirt
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    These awesome digital print sweatshirt hoodies are a can’t miss gift for that special 15-year-old in your life! Bright colors and cool digital prints are the coolest right now, so your teenage boy will be thrilled to receive this cool gift that is sure to impress those teenage girls.

  9. Bluetooth Speaker Bedside Lamp
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    This 5 in 1 Bluetooth speaker is one of the coolest gadgets to help set the tone for your teenager’s room! It’s a Bluetooth speaker, an alarm clock, MP3 Player, can make hands-free calls, and is a lamp with 48 LED colors. This all-in-one Bluetooth speaker is a practical gift that he’ll use every day for years to come!

  11. Do Not Disturb Gaming Socks
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    If you can read these socks, it means he’s busy. These funny novelty socks make a great stocking stuffer or birthday gift for that fifteen-year-old boy who loves to play video games! These comfortable and hilarious socks come in three different colors so he can always look good while he’s lounging. 

  13. Build Your Own Robot Kit
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    It takes imagination to look at a motley pile of familiar hardware—nuts, bolts, screws, and the like—and see a loveable robot. What’s awesome about these three kits is that the creativity doesn’t stop there. Each comes with detailed instructions for making three adorable robot characters, each the same color, from high-quality steel, non-toxic, painted parts. But that’s just the jumping-off point. From there, the kits are designed to be used as springboards for your own homemade creations. It makes a perfect gift for that future engineer who likes to tinker! 

  15. Crave Care Ultimate Variety Snack Package
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    When you’re a 15-year-old boy, you’re always hungry and always looking for the next snack. This Cravebox care package is the ultimate snack package with 45 different snack packs making it one of the best gifts you can give a growing boy! With everything from sweet to salty to savory options, no matter what he’s in the mood for, there’s a snack pack that will hit the spot! 

  17. Magic of Pub Tricks Magic Kit
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    This beginner-friendly kit of 20 mind-bending bets and challenges provides the foundation for science-based spur-of-the-moment wizardry. Impress audiences by levitating 15 stacked matches while only handling two sticks. Cause a coin to pass through an obstacle and into a bottle without touching anything. Or make your mark second-guess their counting abilities with a pair of crooked dice that always roll your way. This magic kit makes a great gift for that teenage performer in your life!

  19. DIY Screen Printing Kit
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    The next time you think of an observation so witty it belongs on a T-shirt (as one does), you can make it happen with this easy-to-use printing kit. The simple manual process is safe and mess-free for beginners because it uses no electricity or heat, and the chemical-free ink cleans up with soap and water. You’ll find a step-by-step guide and all the supplies you need, including graphics to enhance your brilliant ideas. It makes an excellent gift for that entrepreneurial teenager!

  21. Nike Men’s Air Force 1 ’07 Basketball Shoes
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    These cool all-white Nike Basketball shoes make a great gift for that fashion-forward basketball-loving 15-year-old boy in your life. The legend continues to live in the Nike Air Force 1 ’07 (a modern version of the iconic AF1). The low design offers optimum soil adhesion and a classic look. This version of the Nike Air Force 1 features rippled leather edges for a cleaner, slimmer line and more refined details, making it an ideal gift any teenager would be lucky to have!

  23. Cedar Thumb Piano
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    This petite instrument carries with it thousands of years of Zimbabwean musical tradition. Called a kalimba, mbira, mbila, or marímbula, depending on the region in which it’s played, the first version of this handheld thumb piano originated in Zimbabwe over 3,000 years ago. Lightweight and portable, the thumb piano was the chosen instrument of traveling troubadours, who would retell the history of their tribe in song. It makes a great gift for that musical 15-year-old who’s eager to spread his musical wings!

  25. Akaso 4K Ultra HD Underwater Camera
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    This 4k Ultra HD action camera from Akaso is waterproof to 100 feet and shoot crystal clear images. It’s also equipped with wifi so you can download your photos and videos immediately and get them out to your social media accounts. The two rechargeable batteries can record for up to 90 minutes each, meaning you’ll never miss a shot! It makes an exciting gift for that traveling teenager in your life!

  27. Upgraded Bluetooth Beanie
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    Not only will these stylish beanies keep you warm, but they’ll also keep you entertained! This Bluetooth beanie works continuously for up to 20 hours, so you don’t have to worry about it dying before your day rock climbing or at the skateboard park is finished. Not a fan of black? No problem. This beanie comes in five colors so you can stay warm and keep the jams flowing!

  29. Penny Soccer Game
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    If your teenage son is a footie fan, he’ll flip for this fun and fast-paced game of miniature proportions. With your trusty penny “soccer ball” in hand, you can flick your way across the field, deftly navigating past the plug-shaped “players” to shoot your coin straight into the goal. It makes one of the best gifts for teenagers to play with their friends when they’re not out on the real pitch! 

  31. GT RACING Bluetooth Gamer Chair
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    This gamer chair is designed with two Bluetooth speakers to give your video game playing an awesome surround sound experience. This gaming chair is sleek, comfortable, and has all the bells and whistles any serious gamer could ask for! If your teenager likes being comfortable while playing video games, then this is the chair to get! 

  33. Korean Sauce and Condiment Trio
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    This Korean hot sauce condiment kit is one of the best gifts for those teen boys who are just getting into the wonderful world of hot sauce! Korean cuisine takes delicious advantage of the umami richness and probiotic kick of fermented foods like Gochujang, a hot and sweet chili paste, and kimchi, the chopped veggie condiment. Get a taste of their distinct, addictive flavors with this gift set of three zingy sauces. It makes a great stocking stuffer Christmas gift!

  35. Nintendo Switch with Neon Blue and Neon Red Joy-Con
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    The Nintendo Switch is one of the hottest gaming consoles available today! If your fifteen-year-old doesn’t already have a Nintendo Switch, then this is one of the best gifts you can give. This gaming device is wifi compatible, so up to 8 of his friends can join him for a virtual party. With hundreds of games to choose from, the Nintendo Switch is a can’t miss Christmas or birthday gift!

  37. God’s Path Compass
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    If you’re looking for a religious-type gift, then this unique God’s Path compass is a fun gift idea! Inscribed with Psalms 32:8, this compass will be a constant reminder to your teenager that God’s path is best. This compass is a working compass, not just a keepsake, so it will keep him spiritually and literally on the right path, wherever his travels take him. 

  39. How-To Cookbook for Teens
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    Learn how to be a rock star in the kitchen with 100 easy recipes for teens. Not only is cooking a useful skill to learn, but it can also be super fun! This beginner-friendly cookbook for teens is packed with simple recipes to help you level up your cooking skills and create delicious dishes that you’ll be proud to share with your friends and family. It makes a great gift for that 15-year-old who loves to experiment in the kitchen!

  41. Blacksmith’s Brainteaser
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    If your problem-solving prowess causes jigsaws, gyroscopes, and multi-colored cubes to lose their mystique, you’re ready for the Wise Guy and Smarty Pants. Blacksmith Dennis Sucilsky’s intermediate- and difficult-level mind-benders are inspired by centuries-old designs with avid puzzlers like you in mind. To maintain that untarnished brainteaser taming rep, you’ll have to remove an iron ring held captive within a shifting fortress of a dozen unforgiving steel shapes. It makes a diabolical gift for that teenager who loves puzzles!

  43. Klask Magnetic Board Game
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    Klask is the award-winning magnetic battle game that’s half foosball and half air hockey. It was ranked as the number 1 ranked party game of 2015 in Norway and Sweden! This unique gift will be a pleasant surprise as he and his friends will spend hours having Klask tournaments. It’s a game so easy, yet so addictive, that the whole family will want in on the action!

  45. Personalized Puzzles Book
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    Give your favorite strategic thinker a personalized page-turner with this custom puzzle book. Filled with over 50 pages of multi-level word searches, crosswords, code crackers, Sudoku, and more, this hardcover book is printed with your brainiac’s name on the cover. The book offers space for a personal message from you, along with a quiz based on the year you request, whether it’s their birthday, your anniversary, or the date of their first spelling bee win. 

  47. Holy Stone Live Video Drone
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    This live-video drone with 1080P FOV 120° HD FPV Camera allows you to capture memorable moments distortion-free and view images on your phone from the wide-angel lens. The app enables you to expand your creativity further and share it on social media with ease. It makes a tremendous gift for that teenager who wants to create beautiful scenic videos!

  49. RockDove Memory Foam Slippers
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    One of the most longstanding fashions for teenage boys is that it’s absolutely cool to look like you’re not even remotely trying. Because of the laws of nature for whatever weird universe we’re currently residing in, these memory foam slippers are not only incredibly soft and comfortable, but they’re also fashionable. Fair warning: He might never take these bad boys off. 

  51. To My Son Wallet
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    Fifteen is right around the time teenage boys start getting their first real wallet. This touching gift is a great way for a mother to show her teenage son that she’ll always love him no matter where he goes. This simple yet elegant wallet holds up to 8 cards and has two cash envelopes so he can keep everything important organized and easily accessible. 

  53. Spikeball Standard 3-Ball Kit
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    Spikeball is a fun new game that’s exploding in popularity. The rules are similar to volleyball, but you need way less space to play it. After 10 minutes, you’ll be hitting MONSTER spikes and playing amazing points. All you need is 4 people and some open space. People play on the beach, in their backyard, the basement, gym class, you name it. Spikeball is the perfect gift to get your teen to be active and have fun while doing it!

  55. Men’s Earth Bracelet
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    With this collection of handcrafted bracelets, the whole earth and its history are at hand. Each rustic band has a unique combination of colors, charms, beads, and decorative knotwork inspired by nature and its elements. Wear them as a set for a bold look, in different combos to mix things up, or individually for a subtle statement. 

  57. Lightning Reaction Shocktato Party Game
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    This fun take on the classic ‘hot potato’ game takes the anxiety and cranks it up, making it a super fun game he and his friends will love to play! Throw the Shocktato around, but when the music stops, prepare for a shock! This game makes for one of the best toys no matter your age. It comes in three modes, an all-music mode with no shock for the two-year-old, three-year-old, and four-year-olds, a music and shock mode for the 8-year-old and 9-year-olds, and an eery silent mode with only a surprising shock at the end for the teenagers. Want a little more skill to be involved? Check out this Lightning Reaction Reloaded shock game!

  59. Not Parent Approved Card Game
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    This hilarious card game is sure to get teens to put down those screens and lay off the social media for a while. It makes the perfect gift for those kids who are tired of other lame board games and card games. Easy enough that kids can play but entertaining enough that your teenager won’t be able to wait for family game night! 

  61. Public Radio Single Station Tuner
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    Sometimes less is more. This refreshingly minimal Mason jar radio is pre-tuned to the FM station of your choice, so it’s always at hand. Just turn a single knob and enjoy your favorite station without complicated controls, apps, or phone tethering. The uncomplicated, cordless unit fits in anywhere at home, at work, or even outdoors. Just add two AA batteries and attach the antenna for over 30 hours of listening. It makes a great gift for that eclectic hipster kid of yours!