Gift Lists for Women

23 Going Away Gifts That Will Send Her Off With a Smile

Updated on November 24, 2019 Updated on Nov 24, 2019
Giftlab is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

    We all have good friends or family that move away and saying goodbye sucks. It literally feels like the end of the world. No matter how far they are going, they will always be your person. Making new friends in a new city is hard so send her off with the perfect going away gift so they can remember you will always be there for them. Here are a few fun gift ideas for to remind them you will always be there for them.

  1. Hug This Pillow
  2. If you’re in a long distance relationship or your bestie lives out of state you understand the pain to not being able to hug your loved one but at least this pillowcase can send the right message while you’re apart! This can also make a great anniversary gift for a long distance relationship.

  3. Not That Far Towel
  4. Printed linen hand towel features United States map with embroidered “It’s really not that far” sentiment and contrasting red blanket stitch trim. Towel comes with two moveable red heart lapel pins attached to craft hangtag featuring “Near or far. You are always in my heart” message. Thoughtful realtor gift or sweet sentiment for any military member, close friend or relative moving away.

  5. The Adventure Begins Mug
  6.  

    Her new adventure is about to begin! Perfect for coffee, tea or even wine, this little mug will accommodate any hot or cold. Grab a pound of her favorite coffee and make a gift basket!

  7. New Beginnings Bracelet
  8. The Lotus represents good fortune, positive energy, purity, eternity, creation, enlightenment and new beginnings | Jasper has strong healing and nurturing energies to provide courage and wisdom. Hematite is known to create a protective environment, a sort of reflective shield around the person who wears them. This makes these stones convenient for meditation and new beginnings. 

  9. Bye Felica Wine Glass
  10. If she has a good sense of humor then this very cheeky gift will be a big hit. Perfect farewell gift for a friend who is moving away or changing jobs. Each glass is made to order – just for you. Bye Felica.

  11. Goodbye Journal
  12. Winne the Pooh said it right, “How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” This matte soft cover journal is a perfect going away gift. Add these awesome compliment pens and travel coffee mug for a great gift box.

  13. Long Distance State Coffee Mug
  14. This state mug design comes with the quote “Friends forever never apart maybe in distance but never at heart”. The perfect gift to let a friend know how much they are missed! Personalize the mug with the states, country or province of you choice and choose from the available color options listed.

  15. Long Distance Friendship Keychain
  16. Keep the memory of your distant loved ones close at hand with this USA keychain. You can select from 3 sizes, and this will be personalized to show hearts over the 2 locations of your choice.

  17. Macrame Photo Display
  18. 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 members. Better than plain old picture frames. Simple but so warm. Gorgeous, durable and eco-friendly decor, suitable for indoor use.

  19. Compass Earrings
  20. It’s all about the journey. Life is a series of twists and turns, with exciting discoveries around each bend. Let these earrings be a reminder to her to embrace every opportunity to try something different or go somewhere new. Happy trails!

  21. Weighted Blanket
  22. Using a weighted 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 to your shape while you sleep and the MORE glass beads & less fiber fill design offers better temperature control.

  23. Journey Bracelet
  24. Focus on the journey, not the destination. Never be afraid of getting lost because life has a way of changing and revealing things in unexpected ways. Stop getting ahead of yourself. Do the difficult things while they are easy and begin the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. Inspirational message bracelets transmit good vibes and inspire positive energy.

  25. Shattered Glass Ceiling Necklace
  26. PERFECT gift for the girl making taking a new job out of state. The Shattered Glass Ceiling Necklace is a tribute to all the women who have ever crushed it. This modern pendant’s focal point is a piece of manually cracked glass that symbolizes all the milestone breakthroughs achieved by women past, present, and future. It’s displayed between two solid panes, and the design is finished with a satin sterling silver setting and chain.

  27. Homesick Candle
  28. Did you know that scent is the sense most closely tied to memory? In these state-themed candles, it’s also tied to geography. Like the landscape, each of the states has its own scent profile that stays with you wherever you roam. These hand-poured, soy wax candles were formulated with input from locals in individual states for thoughtfully authentic aromas and would be a perfect gift idea for their new home.

  29. State Typography Wall Art
  30. Whether you’re California dreamin’ or you’re in a New York state of mind, Chelsea Nellist’s typographic portraits are charming tributes to your favorite hometown state. Her expressive hand lettering fills the borders of each state with the names of its major cities, landmarks, state symbols, and slogans, making them graphic celebrations of your home state or one that’s close to your heart. Perfect piece of home decor for their new crib.

  31. Jar Of Smiles
  32. Have you ever wished you can give friendship in a jar? Wish granted. These jars are filled to the brim with colorful daily quotes. They provide simple reminders and words of wisdom to inspire them towards their dreams & successes.  The perfect gift for anyone who you just want to show how much you care and how much you value their friendship.

  33. Still Together Spoon
  34. Was hanging at the coffee shop your favorite thing to do with her? This Still Having Coffee Together hand stamped vintage spoon is a great gift to solidify your coffee dayes from miles away. That’s true friendship right there.

  35. Carpe Diem Pouch
  36. Nuff said. Organize your life with our Carry-All Pouches. Available in three sizes with wraparound artwork, these pouches are perfect for toiletries, art supplies or makeup. Even an iPad fits into the large size. Features include a faux leather pull tab for easy open and close, a durable canvas-like exterior and a 50/50 poly-cotton black interior lining. Machine washable.

  37. Bestie Candle
  38. Does your bestie need just a sprinkle of snark in their lives? This vanilla will fill your home with the scent of cupcakes straight from the oven (that you didn’t have to bake). Sprinkled with raw sugar on top for a caramelized finish.The finest custom blended fragrances, no additives, braided cotton with paper core wick, zinc and lead-free. 100% customer satisfaction guarantee. A portion of proceeds donated to empowering women in need.

  39. Neighborhood Map Coasters
  40. From the spot you met your sweetie to the locale of your favorite watering hole, this unique set of coasters celebrates the neighborhoods that make your city yours. Using her passion for typography and antique maps, graphic designer Aymie Spitzer maps out four sections of a city onto each coaster. She finishes one coaster with the city’s name and established date, creating a rustic metropolis in cedar. This charming set is a toast-worthy way to celebrate hometowns, new stomping grounds or favorite corners of the country. Designed in Brooklyn, NYC. Made in Florida.

  41. You Rock Rock
  42. This air plant on gold dipped rose quartz crystal garden is pun-derful for showing your appreciation to your friends and coworkers. Remind that special someone how much she rocks with this awesome gold dipped rock crystal so that can have a reminder of how mush they mean to you when they are miles away.

  43. Best Bitches Bracelet
  44. These awesome bracelets are hand stamped with “Best Bitches”  and perfect for your partner in crime. 

  45. Kate Spade Notebook
  46. A fresh new notebook for starting her new life. Glamorous gold foiled notebook from Kate Spade New York is made of heavy paper cover is durable for travel or toting to classes. College ruled notebook is featured in an aqua and gold exterior, with multicolored floral interior. This lightweight notebook fits perfectly in most bags or backpacks. Lined notebook is great to use as a meeting notebook, travel journal, or a writers notebook.

  47. State Dish Towel
  48. A Landmark Achievement. While they won’t be much help if you’re actually lost in the wilderness of the Dakotas or the bustling streets of New York, each towel is a vibrant collage of iconic names, images and landmarks that will help them remember the things that make your birthplace or adopted state so special. Each towel is silk screened and then framed with a hand embroidered border on a 100% cotton dish towel.

  49. My Family Cookbook
  50. Taking the family recipes with you. From grandma’s lasagna to mom’s bundt cake, every family has recipes that transport them back to the kitchen in an instant. Help them bring back those food memories to the table from miles away. The book includes space for over 80 recipes in addition to tips, tables and an introduction with useful cooking guides for kitchen novices.

  51. Compliment Pencil Set
  52. This neon, metallic, and holographic pencils are each printed with a fun complement that will boost her confidence by at least 110%. This set of 10 pencils come pre-sharpened so she can start writing down her dreams the second you open the box.

  53. I Fucking Miss You Mug
  54. This cup is perfect for your bestie friend with a potty mouth. Heart-shaped handle, comfortable to hold. Even from states away you can remind her that she’s missed every morning when she has her coffee. 

  55. I’ll Be There Necklace
  56. Give them a beautiful reminder of the friends who have always stood by you close to their heart. Designed by Kathy Bransfield, the 22K gold-plated brass cut out of two trees standing firmly together is perfectly paired with a promise given by a true friend – If it hurts too much to look back, but you’re too scared to look ahead, just look beside you and I’ll be there.

  57. Long Distance Bracelet
  58. Do you have two places that you call home? Or maybe your soulmate lives on the other coast? Now you can connect these two special places in your heart with one sweet little bracelet! Two little brass state charms and one silver plated heart charm hang together from a gunmetal chain with clasp. It’s a fun and unique mix of metals, so you can wear it with any of your other jewelry, whether you like gold, silver, or other tones!

  59. Winc Wine Club
  60. Did you like sharing a glass (or bottle) of wine together often? 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 she is a wine lover there is no better gift then wine delivered to your door. Do you love wine too? Sign up for yourself and get $20 your first order. Woot!

  61. Amazon Prime Subscription 
  62. Until she gets a feel for her new neighborhood she might she will need to get stuf delievred right to her door. Perfect as last-minute gifts or for those who have it all. Some key Prime benefits are free two-day shipping on millions of items, instant streaming of thousands of movies and TV shows and unlimited, ad-free access to over a million songs and hundreds of playlists. What more can they ask for?