17 Cool And Affordable Party Favors Teens Will Love

By Laura Fiebert | Updated: August 28, 2023

    Are you looking for some amazing ideas to level up your teen’s celebration with fabulous teen party favors? Look no further because we’ve got you covered! In this blog post, we’ll explore a variety of super cool and unique party favors that are perfect for teenagers.

    Say goodbye to the outdated party bags and hello to exciting, memorable keepsakes that will have your teen and their friends talking for days. So, buckle up, and let’s dive into the world of teen-approved party favors that will make your celebration a total blast!

    Jump straight to the gifts

    At what age do you give party bags until?

    So, there’s no strict rule about when to stop giving party bags, but it’s common for parents to phase them out as kids get older. Around the age of 10 or so, kids often start to outgrow the appeal of goodie bags. That being said, it depends on your child and their friends’ preferences. Feel free to get creative and mix it up with age-appropriate alternatives like experiences or fun activities instead. Remember, the main goal is to create lasting memories and have a fantastic time!

    What should I put in a party favor bag for a teen?

    Finding the perfect party favors for teens can be challenging, but don’t worry! We have some fantastic ideas that’ll impress your teen and their friends.

    For teens, we want to think beyond traditional goodie bags and focus on items they’ll love and use. How about custom-made T-shirts with a cool design, DIY charm bracelets, or even personalized water bottles? Don’t avoid tech-savvy options like portable phone chargers or trendy earbuds. With these awesome teen birthday party favors ideas, your teen and their friends will remember this epic celebration for years!

    Don’t forget to personalize those treat bags with fun, themed designs or their favorite colors! Or get tote bags with their names. With a mix of fun, useful, and stylish items, you’ll create a birthday favor bag that’s the talk of the town!

  1. Candle Making Kit
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    Let her unleash your inner artist with this amazing Aromatherapy Candle Making Kit, perfect for crafting customized candles with delightful scents and good vibes. This fantastic kit includes everything you need to make two candles, from soy wax chips and candle tins to scents and colorants – melt, pour, and let your mind unwind!

  3. Ring Light Tripod
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    Time to brighten up their video experience and make their content shine! Check out this fantastic 6-inch Studio Ring Light + Phone Tripod combo! This awesome duo will make their streams and chats look incredibly professional with even lighting and flawless angles. The package includes a dazzling ring light, a compact 5-inch x 5-inch collapsible tripod, and a universal phone mount.  The perfect gift bag stuffer for a tween!

  5. Hand Lotion
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    Treat your hands to a luxurious experience with our delightful, mood-lifting hand creams, available in 10 natural fragrances like honey, coconut, and lavender! Our cruelty-free formula will leave your hands feeling oh-so-smooth and irresistibly hydrated, infused with botanical scents, shea butter, sweet almond oil, and aloe. Pamper yourself and elevate your daily routine!

  7. Enamel Keychains
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    Get ready to brighten your day with our delightful set of 18 smile keychains, each featuring a unique, inspirational message! Made from high-quality materials and sporting vibrant colors, these charming smiles face key rings will add a pop of positivity to your bags, headphone cases, or car rearview mirrors while motivating you to embrace your best self.

  9. Metal Gel Pens
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    Teens absolutely adore gel pens because they offer a fun, vibrant, and smooth writing experience that brings their notes, doodles, and artwork to life! With an array of dazzling colors and effects like glitter, metallic, or neon, gel pens give teens the creative freedom to express their unique style and personality on every page.

  11. Happy Birthday Cake Chap Stick
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    We know the importance of sharing big moments in your life with your loved ones. To become a part of your celebration, ChapStick Party Favors collection. This party favors lip balm pack is perfect for thanking family and friends and celebrating birthdays. This multipack contains ten sticks of moisturizing lip balm in a delicious birthday cake flavor. A winning lip gloss for soft, smooth lips, ChapStick helps lips feel soft and moisturized.

  13. Mini Charger
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    Stay connected with this sleek, slim power bank charger, packing a powerful 5,000mAh to keep your devices charged! Choose your favorite color and enjoy the convenience of charging anywhere, while the compact size makes it the perfect travel companion. Every teen girl needs one of these!

  15. Woven Bracelets
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    Upgrade your accessory game with this preppy pack of 12 flat woven friendship bracelets, perfect for stylish teenage girls and women who love boho vibes! Each handmade, adjustable design offers a comfortable fit and adds a unique, free-spirited touch to your look, making them the ideal choice for those who dream of conquering the world in their own distinctive style. Cute summer vibes for a pool party.

  17. Brain Teaser Puzzles
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    Challenge your logic and creativity with this intriguing and straightforward brain teaser! Perfect for passing the time, reducing fidgeting, and taking a break from gadgets, these brain games offer a healthier way to hone your focus and concentration. Great for party games, too, this wooden 3D brain teaser puzzle, known as the Kong Ming Lock, has its roots in ancient China. Enjoy hours of engaging and thought-provoking fun while nurturing the development of your brain with this captivating wooden game.

  19. Animal Masks
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    The Epielle Character Sheet Masks Pack adheres around the contours of your face to lock in moisture while spreading fun and joy in your skincare routine. It is formulated without parabens, sulfates, and phthalates. Perfect for a sleepover theme party or spa party.

  21. Resin Art Kit
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    Unleash your inner artist and dive into the mesmerizing world of resin art with this DIY Resin Pour Art Kit! This fabulous kit has everything you need to create stunning masterpieces, including two wooden shapes, shimmer powders, resin, and a hardener. Whether you’re a seasoned creator or a beginner exploring new creative outlets, you’ll have a blast and find relaxation while crafting your very own one-of-a-kind resin art pieces.

  23. Phone Strap
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    Look, no hands! This Vegan Leather Adhesive Wristlet keeps you on the go, hands-free. Featuring a removable 3M adhesive strap with interchangeable options to choose from – switch up your style on your own terms. Available in Vegan Leather Onyx, Platinum, and Mauve. 

  25. Wreck-It Journal
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    There are many ways to express your imagination and ideas. You need to be creative and think outside the box! Hit, create, break, rip, destroy, paint, kill, bury, and resurrect this book. It’s a funny and creative gift for a loved one. This book is filled with insane instructions to alter the state of the book creatively. Break all the boundaries!

  27. Fun Card Game
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    Get ready for endless fun with this conveniently portable game, perfect for playing anytime, anywhere! Enjoy fast-paced, laugh-out-loud entertainment during any gathering, making it a popular choice for all ages. With a quick learning curve that takes just a minute and gameplay lasting 10 to 15 minutes, you and your friends will be rolling in no time, creating memorable moments and delightful experiences for everyone.

  29. Reusable Tumblers
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    Experience the magic of these color-changing cups, which transform with your favorite iced beverage below 59°F, dazzling your guests with these party gifts. Made from food-grade, BPA-free material, these safe, durable, and reusable cups are perfect for adding a touch of excitement to your beach, pool, picnic, party, or travel adventures, while their splash-proof lids and stackable design make them convenient and easy to carry.

  31. Slumber party Gear
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    Delight in this fabulous gift box containing six plush eye masks and six makeup hair wrap headbands in various colors and styles, perfect for parties and daily use! Made with high-quality, comfortable materials, these soft, washable headbands and sleeping masks are perfect for skin care, beauty routines, and various party activities, while their adjustable designs ensure a great fit for everyone. Pop it in a favorite bag with some nail polish for a great birthday party idea for a sleepover or spa party!

  33. Pouch Bags
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    Treat your friends to this beautiful set of 6 inspirational bags, available in various styles. These spacious and durable cotton canvas makeup bags can easily accommodate makeup brushes, toiletries, and other essentials while their uplifting messages add a touch of positivity and confidence to your daily routine.

    What are the best places to shop for affordable party favors?

    If you’re hunting for cool party favors that won’t break the bank, you’ve come to the right place! Here are some great options for finding those budget-friendly goodies:

    Five Below: Look for bargains where you can sometimes find unique and discounted party favors. They have everyone from beauty to crafts to clothes to electronics for cheap.

    Dollar stores: Always a go-to for affordable items, dollar stores often have a wide variety of party favors, decorations, and supplies.

    Online retailers: Websites like Amazon or Target can offer bulk deals and discounted items perfect for your party favor needs.

    Party supply stores: Check out stores like Party City or Oriental Trading, where you can find an assortment of budget-friendly favors and decorations.

    Remember, with creativity and a keen eye for deals, you can put together fantastic party favors without spending a fortune. Here are some fun party bag ideas for teens.