Shopping for the perfect birthday gift for a woman can be a tricky task. You want to make sure that you’re giving something special—and you don’t want to risk giving something that she already has or that she don’t absolutely love. What to do? Here are some thoughtful birthday gift ideas that are sure to delight your wife, girlfriend, or mother.
Birthday Gift Ideas for Mom, Sister, Girlfriend, or Wife
1. INC International Concepts Kaiah Drum Crossbody
Chic alert! For the handbag addict who can’t get enough of all things unexpected, stylish and unique, this adorable little bag is sure to tick all the boxes. True to its name, the Kaiah Drum Crossbody from INC International Concepts is sized just right for holding all the essentials. It unzips and snaps up from the top, making it easy to reach right inside and grab whatever she needs, be it her phone or her wallet. The croc-embossed finish is a subtly glamorous touch!
2. Hempz Blueberry Lavender & Chamomile Herbal Day & Night Softening Body Silk
Talk about an essential. Whether she’s obsessed with all things self-care or works herself to the bone day in and day out, she deserves something that’s designed to deliver instant TLC. The Hempz Blueberry Lavender & Chamomile Herbal Day & Night Softening Body Silk is a dream. Enriched with pure natural hemp seed oil, it’s formulated to lavish skin with all-day moisture. When she slathers it on at night, she’ll love the way the soothing hints of lavender and chamomile lull her off to dreamland.
3. lonna & lilly Gold-Tone Green Dragonfly Barrette
For the woman who can’t get enough of anything vintage, this lonna & lilly Gold-Tone Green Dragonfly Barrette makes a dazzling gift idea that’s sure to please. Shades of soft green stand out against the subtly dramatic gold backdrop, providing beautiful contrast and adding an element of old-world charm to her wardrobe. Perfect with everything from beaded dresses to jeans and t-shirts, this versatile hair accessory will add a world of excitement to her casual and dressy looks alike.
4. Kiehl’s Since 1851 Brighten Up Bundle
Great skin is always in, which means the Kiehl’s Since 1851 Brighten Up Bundle is perpetually a great gift idea. The set contains everything she needs to achieve bright, clear and healthy skin. Included are deluxe travel sizes of the brand’s beloved Calendula Deep Cleansing Foaming Face Wash, Calendula Herbal-Extract Toner, Calendula Serum-Infused Water Cream and Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Solution. Used together, these products will help her look lively even on those bleary-eyed mornings!
5. UGG Women’s Fluffy Knit Cardigan
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There are a million reasons to give the gift of great loungewear. Consider it the uniform du jour. Maybe she works from home and likes getting everything done in the coziest and comfiest attire imaginable. Maybe she loves wearing her loungewear while ticking items off of her to-do list on weekends. Maybe it’s her favorite for those weekend Netflix binges. Whatever the case, this UGG® Women’s Fluffy Knit Cardigan, with its ultra-soft finish and modern style, is sure to become an integral part of her wardrobe.
6. Ulta Sunshine Paradise Scented Soy Blend Candle
Brighten up her special day and remind her of the warmer months ahead at the same time! This Ulta Sunshine Paradise Scented Soy Blend Candle boasts a crisp scent of grapefruit kissed by a touch of warm coconut. The effect is fresh, tropical and, oh, so beachy! It’s the perfect way to light up her world and get her into the spirit of summer fun and constant sunshine. The collection also offers several other warm-weather scents, including Sparkling Clementine, Beachside Bonfire, Papaya Blossom and Island Pineapple.
7. City Chic Sweety Button Top
For the fashionista in your life, giving the gift of good style is sure to earn you a few extra points. Why not start with this City Chic Sweety Button Top? It’s ideal for summer, with its off-the-shoulder construction and crisp ivory hue. It reveals just a hint of skin, while contrasting buttons line the front and lend a hint of visual intrigue to the mix. She’ll love wearing this with her favorite skinny jeans and a pair of wedges on a warm day!
8. Dionis Inspire Goat Milk Hand Cream Set
Why give just one when you can give five? This Dionis Inspire Goat Milk Hand Cream Set contains five tubes of the brand’s beloved hand cream in a variety of scents. The formula is renowned for its rich, creamy texture that gently nourishes the skin without leaving a greasy finish. Vitamin-enriched goat milk helps lock in moisture, while fragrances like vanilla bean, blood orange, honeysuckle and coconut, lavender blossom and eucalyptus brighten up her daily routine with something new.
9. Burberry Sunglasses
A great pair of sunnies makes everything look a little bit better. You can expect all kinds of magic courtesy of these Burberry Sunglasses. Boasting a soft violet-meets-pink hue, these lightly colorful shades are eye-catching at a glance. More importantly, they’re constructed with enduring quality in mind. Developed by the iconic English fashion house, they feature the legendary nova check pattern along the sides. The chic shape is a fun touch that lends them a contemporary edge.
10. NABLA Secret Palette
It’s impossible to decide what’s more appealing: the colors in the NABLA Secret Palette or the exquisitely designed compact. The exterior features beautifully embossed floral workmanship, along with little gemstones that brighten the façade and lend it an air of immediate elegance. Inside are 15 breathtaking hues that range from light and airy to rich and dramatic. The palette offers countless ways to bring myriad looks to life. Perfect for day and nightwear, these formulas are matte, sparkly, satiny, and even diamond-enriched to produce a deeply crystalline finish.
The Perfect Gift for the Woman Who Has Everything
If you can’t pick just one, you can offer your lucky giftee the next best thing: a Happy Card gift card! Beloved brands like Macy’s, Ulta Beauty, and other favorites are all included on the Happy Birthday gift card, making it a great option for the beauty junkie or fashion enthusiast in your life.
There are so many options for birthday gifts for the woman in your life. Consider one of the ideas listed here or a gift card. Either way, she’ll be delighted to know that you thought of her on her special day!
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