Gift Lists for Women

43 Amazingly Awesome Gifts For Your Best Friends

Updated on June 6, 2019 Updated on Jun 6, 2019
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    If you are lucky enough to have a best friend, you are fortunate indeed. You and your bestie know everything about each other but sometimes it can be tricky to pick that perfect gift for your favorite gal. We gathered some of our favorite finds from cute jewelry to home decor that will make excellent gifts for best friends. Check out our gift guide to find your bestie the perfect gift.

  1. Macrame Photo Display
  2. Make your friendship into wall art! This wall decor photo display is a casual, artistic to show your favorite photos, pictures, postcards, memos or artwork with your friends and family. Forget the old picture frame. This simple but gorgeous and eco-friendly decor makes such a thoughtful gift.

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

  5. Women’s Libations Cocktail Book
  6. The perfect mix of punny humor, feminist verve, and practical instruction, Women’s Libation! is a cocktail guide for the lady who likes to shake things up (and not just her martinis). In it, Brooklyn-based illustrator and long-time bartender Merrily Grashin toasts the feminist heroes who’ve come before us and the social movements that have helped shape us, honoring each with a delicious, imaginative cocktail. Beautifully appointed in a paper-over-board package with two-color interiors, each spread features an original illustration for every boozy beverage and a brief reflection on the historical figure, event, or movement in women’s history on which the drink is based. 

  7. Mimosa Glasses
  8. Bubbly Blueprint. How do you make brunch just a little more celebratory? That’s easy: one part orange juice and two parts bubbly goodness. Attorney-turned-artist Alyson Thomas’ playful graphics on these champagne glasses means that the formula for the effervescent favorite is always at hand. Her hand-drawn, graphic representation of the classic cocktail adorns the bright glasses with a playfully pseudo-scientific rendering of the drink’s essential components. These will make the best gift for your best friend who loves to brunch! 

  9. Minimalistic Studs
  10. Minimalists will love these modern bar stud earrings. They measure approximately .6 inch (15mm) long. This is not the fake stuff that will irritate your skin or turn colors after a few weeks of wear! They come packaged in a custom jewelry box, ready for gift giving.

  11. Insta Camera
  12. Selfie’s on demand. The Fujifilm Instax Mini 8 Instant Film Camera is a compact camera that produces instant credit card-sized prints. The instax mini 8 features a Fujinon 60mm lens, capable of focusing as close as 2 feet away and a built-in flash provides additional illumination for exposures in low-light conditions. An optical viewfinder with integrated target spot is available for image composition and an exposure counter is incorporated into the design to visually display the number of exposures remaining in the film pack.

  13. Bamboo Bath Tray
  14. Does your best friend love to relax at home spa baths? This Homfa Bamboo Bathtub Holder is newly designed, unique, durable, and adjustable to give her the most relaxing experience. Adjustable reading stands with rear cover to protect tablets and books. The detachable recessed tray holds everything like wine, cell phone or other things you want to bring with you while you relax in the tub. 

  15. Tiny Heart Necklace
  16. This cute and dainty necklace is accented by lovely heart charms that can be hand-stamped with her initials. You can even customize one of these for yourself and another for someone special to create a unique friendship necklace set as a gift that your sorority sisters, relatives, girlfriends, co-workers, and best friends will adore.

  17. Flowchart Book 
  18. A hilarious and utterly relatable collection of flowcharts, rants, and lists about adulting. This guide to adulthood in a collection of 54 charmingly illustrated flowcharts and pros-and-cons lists that each address an all-too-real question, from the mundane to the life-changing. Will I survive this hangover? (Probably not.) Should I cancel my plans? (YES! Cancel immediately.) Am I having a quarter-life crisis? (Probably.) This inspired book of humor disguised as invaluable advice is a gift to make anyone feel better.

  19. Mermaid Blanket
  20. Mermaid Blanket is a perfect gift for any girl who has dreams of being a mermaid! Use Kpblis blanket in bed, on the couch, in the car, camping, dream of being a mermaid anywhere. Snuggle into it while watching TV, reading a book, playing tablet, having a nap and so on. Kpblis blanket can be used all the year round. Protecting the leg temperature has the role of preserve one’s health. Accompany you day and night!

  21. Jewelry Stand
  22. Tesora’s concrete resin dish with three copper posts at varying heights displays your favorite necklaces, bracelets, bangles, rings, earrings and more. Its stand features unique double wire detailing on each post for easy and secure display of studded earrings or cufflinks. Its concrete base functions as a dish for holding rings, broaches and other accessories.

  23. Winc Wine Club
  24. Wine is one of life’s simple pleasures. Winc believes that the experience of getting a great bottle of wine should be as simple as enjoying one. Their team creates and curates over a hundred wines, and makes the experience of exploring wine easy and pleasurable—So you can spend more time enjoying the wine in your glass. If your bestie is a wine lover there is no better gift then wine delivered to your door Wait, do you love wine too? Sign up for yourself and get $20 your first order. Woot!

  25. Life Planner
  26. If your best friend is the panning kind she will love this gift idea. I have one of these and let me tell you, its life-changing. This one is the mega life planner but Erin Condren also makes many different types for all budgets and needs.  The LifePlanner is the ultimate planning system to get organized, achieve your goals and preserve memories in one stylish space. This is my favorite best friend gift!

  27. Kate Spade Lunch Tote
  28. Is your best friend looking to save some money or eat better? One of the best ways to do both is to bring a lunch to work rather than buying out every day. But your best friend is too fab for a dark brown paper bag. Let her fabulousness shine through with this Kate Spade lunch tote. The tote is insulated to keep hot foods hot and cold foods cold until lunchtime.

  29. F**cking Delicious Oven Mitt
  30. Have a best friend who is always in the kitchen and has a great sense of humor? Just get right to the point, this food is good enough to add swears into all your sentences. F yeah! She’ll love this and smile every time she used it.

  31. Makeup Brush Set
  32. Does your BFF love DYI make up YouTube videos? Well, then she will really appreciate these. And 14 brushes for 10 bucks is a steal! Where else can you get that deal? The BS-AMM Makeup brush assortment including foundation, eyeshadow, lip liner, blush & powder brushes. These makeup brushes have a bold handle for easy use. Made of quality material, high-density bristle, high-quality synthetic fiber hair. And best of all they do not shed.

  33. Spirit Animal Deck and Guidebook
  34. Help her find her spirit animal once and for all. The hand-lettered, fully illustrated guidebook offers grounded, easy to understand explanations of the cards, a detailed look at the many spreads, practices, and concepts that power the Animal Spirit deck, and deep insight into how each animal helps illuminate our contradictions, our complex natures, and the endless mystery of who we are. The Wild Unknown Animal Spirit Deck and Guidebook celebrates the hidden wisdom of the creatures that inhabit our world and beyond, and reveals how we are all connected in the complex and wondrous web of life.

  35. Air Fryer
  36. I’m dying for one of these! The Dash Compact Air Fryer makes crispy and delicious meals with 70% less fat than traditional frying methods. AirCrisp technology and a rapid air circulation system to quickly crisp your ingredients while eliminating extra calories from added oil. Use 80% less oil when you cook in the Dash Compact Air Fryer while enjoying equally delicious and healthy results. Get dinner on the table in a fast with easy to follow recipes that go way beyond fries.

  37. Bird Key Ring
  38. Put a bird on it. Get keyed up and get your keys in order. Choose from four iconic shapes that showcase her personality while keeping your keys organized. Each durable, brass-plated ring has a twistable barrel lock for easy access. Brass-plated stainless steel key ring with turnbuckle closure so no more breaking your nails trying to get your keys on.

  39. Eat Pretty Book
  40. Eat Pretty simplifies the latest science and presents a user-friendly program for gorgeous looks, at any age, that last a lifetime. Buzzwords like antioxidantsbiotin, and omega-3s are explained alongside more than 85 everyday foods, each paired with their specific beauty-boosting benefit: walnuts for supple skin, radishes for strong nails. But healthful ingredients are just one aspect of beauty nutrition.

  41. Long Distance Touch Lamp
  42. Maybe you’re lucky enough to live in the same town as your best friend. If not, it’s important to find things that keep you connected, long phone calls and Skype sessions, random texts just to say hello. These lamps are another cute way to make you feel close when you’re far apart. Each person connects their lamp to WiFi, and when one person touches their lamp, the other person’s lamp will light up. A little way to say, “I’m thinking of you.”

  43. Flamingo Jewelry Dish
  44. This Flamingo Trinket Dish can function as a convenient storage accessory for jewelry, change or house keys. It can even be used as a serving dish! The head of this pink flamingo is a handle, you can hold it there if food inside is hoy. Bring an elegant sense of contemporary style to the kitchen and dining room.

  45. Kombucha Brewing Kit
  46. Kombucha loving friend? We all have one of those. This kit has helped hundreds of thousands of people just like you become rockstar kombucha homebrewers! Including only 100% organic ingredients, you’ll have everything you need to start brewing as soon as it arrives and the kombucha culture and equipment to keep you going for years.

  47. Cresent Moon Earrings
  48. Whether its a birthday, holiday, a special occasion, or just because, jewelry is always the perfect gift. These edgy but delicate crescent moonstone earrings are a stylish gift for your bestie.

  49. Boobies Phone Case
  50. Nothing says let loose then a phone cover with boobies on it. Girl power is greater than ever. This print will be a big hit. The Slim Cases are constructed of a one-piece, impact resistant, flexible plastic hard case with an extremely slim profile. Simply snap the case onto your phone for solid protection and direct access to all device features.

  51. Retro Bucket Bag
  52. A perfect combination of vintage style and classic bucket ladies bag, the bucket bags can work with any style from your wardrobe, and become a must-have in her wardrobe. Features an adjustable shoulder bag strap, this women bag can be carried on your shoulder or cross your body.

  53. Stay Weird Pillow
  54. Let’s face it, we’re all a little weird, and it’s a good thing! This Stay Weird pillow is natural cotton linen perfect for her bedroom or living room. This cotton linen cushion cover comes with hand embroidered chain stitch with black pom poms on all four sides with a zipper closure and is lined with cotton lining. The cotton linen fabric is natural, nondyed and non-bleached.

  55. Aromatherapy Oil Diffuser
  56. Give her some relaxation with a cool mist whisper quiet humidifier. It uses vibrating sound waves to create a soothing, scented mist. Plus, an optional LED light to enhance the mood with fixed or changing colors. Built-in LEDs further enhance the mood with seven color-changing lights. Pair it with a set of essential oils and fill the air with good vibes.

  57. Urban Outfitters Gift Card
  58. Don’t know exactly what she wants? It’s ok. Gift Cards are the perfect last-minute gift – just choose a dollar amount, enter the recipient’s email address and Urban Outfitters will do the rest. You may choose to have the UO E-Gift Card emailed right away, or select a later date or pick order a physical card through the mail. 

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  59. Neighborwoods Map Coasters
  60. People can be fiercely proud of their towns. If your best friend is lucky enough to be in love with where they live, they will love these personalized coasters. The artist will make a set of four coasters representing the city; you can choose the location of the recipient’s favorite places, their neighborhood, or any other city landmark that will have personal meaning for them. 

    Each coaster will include the name of the city and the year it was founded. The coasters are made of cedar.

  61. Wine Pearls
  62. Sometimes the clock strikes wine o’clock, and you realize you haven’t chilled that Pinot Grigio. Instead of drinking it warm like a savage or dropping ice cubes in it like an amateur, you can use these pearls in your wine glass to chill your drink.

    The pearls are made of stainless steel and come in a set of four. The pearls can be used to chill any drink you don’t want to dilute with ice cubes. 

  63. Automatic Handbag Illuminator
  64. gifts for best friends handbag illuminator

    There are some female problems men know nothing of. Rooting around in your handbag looking for something is one. That’s why you can never find anything in there, things you need or things you should throw away which is why the inside of a woman’s handbag is filled with yucky stuff like mints that have come out of the wrapper and are now covered in lint. Erg! This is a personal bugaboo of mine. And I know I’m not alone. That’s why this is such a great stocking stuffer. 

  65. Girl Power Tote Bag
  66. Nevertheless, she persisted tote bag is an awesome girl power inspiration tote. Perfect for the gym or work. Tote Bags are hand sewn in America using durable, yet lightweight, poly poplin fabric. And 25% of all sales from this shop go to the ACLU & Planned Parenthood.

  67. Hello Beautiful Birthday Box
  68. A birthday party in a box!!! Say happy birthday with panache when you send this box of delightful goods. Items arrive beautifully packaged in white and pink crinkle paper inside. Birthday Cake scented soy candle in a 4-ounce travel tin; hand poured at The Blessed Box, Calorie-free “cupcake” created from fun socks with cupcakes all over them. A girl really can’t have too many cupcakes on her birthday!! A Hello Beautiful” cosmetic bag perfect for carrying birthday wishes and makeup and what’s a party without some confetti?? This gift includes a confetti popper. Yay!!

  69. Ex Knife Kitchen Knife Set
  70. A little voodoo therapy is just the thing your best friend needs after a breakup. This chrome set comes with five knives and the victim/holder. The holder is magnetic to help hold the knives in place, and each knife comes with a cover to protect the stainless steel blades. The holder is 8.7 x 11.8 x 11.8 inches. 

    Even if your bestie is happily partnered, this makes a great conversation piece. 

  71. The Perfectionist Cutting Board
  72. We all have that friend who strives for perfection. Nothing wrong with that especially when they’re trying to achieve culinary perfection (and are cooking for you!). The cutting board is made of beech wood and has a measurement grid for getting those perfect, equally sized pieces of food and a cutting guide, so the cook knows the difference between a chop, a chunk, and a dice. It measures 12 by 9 inches. 

  73. Selfie Phone Case
  74. Whether she’s a photographer, selfie enthusiast, the LuMee Duo gives light to capture any moment from both sides of the lens. Front-facing or back-facing, dawn or dusk, dim or dark, if it’s there, you can capture it. LuMee Duo is an iPhone case with studio-quality front and back facing lights. Its warm, natural light gives you freedom of perspective. Its sleek, drop-resistant construction was designed with creativity in mind. Comes in a few colors including rose gold!

  75. Travel Wallet Set
  76. Scottish-born artist and art director KT Smail creates vibrant, cheerful paintings and illustrations inspired by color and the natural world. Seeking to reconnect with her countryside home after relocating to New York City, her bright floral collections aim to evoke the wild blooms found beneath Scotland’s violet skies.

  77. Stainless Steel Water Bottle
  78. Everyone should drink more water but it’s bad for the environment and your wallet to buy bottled water and the plastic the bottles are made from can leak harmful chemicals into the water. This stainless steel water bottle will save the planet, your money, and your health. The bottle keeps liquids hot for up to 12 hours and cold for up to 24. It’s BPA free and holds 17 ounces.

  79.  Yoga Kit
  80. We always want to encourage and support our friends in their decisions to get healthy. If your best friend has expressed an interest in yoga, set her up to succeed with this complete yoga kit for beginners. The kit includes a non-slip yoga mat, so they don’t have to borrow a germy, stinky one at the studio, two foam blocks to help with positioning and support, an eight foot long cotton strap to help achieve difficult positions, and a microfiber hand towel in case your bestie decides to give Bikram yoga a try. 

  81. Photo Book
  82. You and your best friend have had some adventures, and you probably have photos of most of them. You can turn those photos into a beautiful memory book. It’s fun to choose photos and write captions for the special times you shared together, and it’s a very personal gift any best friend will love.

  83. Leather Bracelet
  84. For your fashionista friend, this boho double strand leather bracelet with raw brass end-caps and a lobster clasp would make the perfect gift. The color block pattern is hand-painted in bold colors. Layer on the bracelets for a modern current look, or wear this as a standalone piece. The Pecos bracelet in brown leather features peach, navy, and seafoam color blocks. 

  85. Reusable Produce Bags
  86. If you have an environmentally friendly best friend then she will love these reusable bags. Help here eliminate disposable products from her daily life and replace the single-use items our world has grown accustomed to using and throwing away every day.  Made of durable 100% cotton mesh biodegradable material, and are free of any synthetic plastic-based materials such as polyester or nylon.