There are lots of reasons to buy a gifts for your girlfriend. Maybe there’s a holiday right around the corner, or maybe her birthday is coming up. Or maybe she just had a tough week at work, and she could use a little something to boost her spirits. Finding a great gift can be tricky. The best gift for her depends on the occasion, and how long you’ve been dating. After all, the kind of birthday gift you’d buy for a girl you just started dating a few months ago is going to be very different from the gift you’d pick out for your girlfriend of five years.
Need a great gift for your girlfriend? We’re here to help. Our guide to the best gifts for girlfriends is packed with cool, creative, and romantic gift ideas. Whether you’re on the hunt for something small and sweet, or a jaw-dropping gift for a special occasion, there’s something on this list that will appeal to her taste and your budget.
1. Gluten Free Snack Pack Box Bundle of 36 Items
Is your gluten-free girlfriend constantly struggling to find food that won’t aggravate her condition? Surprise her with a box of gluten-free snacks, so she’ll never be hungry again. This box includes popcorn, trail mix, snack bars, fruit snacks, and more.
2. PUMA Women’s Classic Suede Fashion Sneaker
Is your GF in desperate need of some fresh kicks? These sneakers from Puma are a comfortable option for high-top fans. There are lots of cute, feminine color options to choose from, and the price is quite affordable for the average gift-giver.
3. Mr. Coffee Cafe Barista Espresso Maker With Automatic Milk Frother
All those $6 coffees start to add up. If your girlfriend is trying to get her finances under control, or just cut back on those expensive Starbucks runs, a fancy coffee maker can help her enjoy her favorite barista-style beverages for less. This machine from Mr. Coffee has a simple, one-touch control panel, and a reservoir for making frothed milk for lattes. An adjustable cup tray makes it easy to adjust the level of the drip pout to fill a small espresso cup at home, or a large travel mug for commuting.
4. Coloring Pages & Pencils Bundle for Adults
Adult coloring books are a huge trend right now, especially among adults who use the coloring books as a kind of stress-reducing art therapy. We like this set because it comes with intricate coloring book pages and a pile of colored pencils, so you get everything you need in one bundle.
5. Princess Leia Buns Knit Beanie
Does she love Star Wars as much as you? This fun winter hat is great for beating the cold, or for lazy cosplay.
6. Romantic Dinner for Two
Does your girlfriend really hate cooking? Make her a fantastic dinner from one of the dinner in a box kits. The Beef Bourguignon with Mashed Potatoes and Herbed Green Beans dinner kit (pictured above) is great for any time you need to whip up a romantic meal for two. Want to throw her a surprise party, and take care of all the food? Maybe the Grilled Thai Inspired Ribs with Coconut Lime Rice and Peanut Slaw would be the right choice, since it serves eight. Just remember: it’s not a gift unless you do the dishes, too.
7. NFL 2-Inch Hoop Earrings
Does she get as excited about football as you do? These cool earrings will let her show off her team pride. The Ravens earrings are pictured above, but you can visit the link below to see all the available options for other NFL teams.
8. Mia Melon Provocateur 2 Weatherproof Jacket
Finding a great jacket is tough. Finding a jacket that’s functional as well as fashionable can seem impossible. If your GF wants to look fly in a wet climate, this high-tech jacket may be just the piece she’s been looking for. A waterproof membrane and fleece shell combine to keep her warm and dry. Best of all, it comes in multiple color options.
9. Awair: Smart Air Quality Monitor
Does your girlfriend suffer from allergies? Help her take control of her health and breathe smarter with this ingenious air quality monitor. The device links to your smartphone, and monitors temperature, humidity, CO2, VOCs and fine dust levels. The Awair Score (0 to 100 scale) combines with colors to communicate with her, much like a stop light. When the light is green, air quality is good. When it’s bad, a red light shines.
10. Karuna Skin Transformation Kit
Some guys feel weird about giving beauty gifts to their girlfriend, since they worry it might imply that she’s not beautiful enough already. We get that, but we think she’ll be pleasantly surprised by any beauty gift you get her, especially if you preface it by saying she’s already a knockout. Help her pamper herself after a long week at work with this skincare set from Karuna. This box contains an assortment of cloth masks that are drenched in skin-friendly serums. Each serum addresses a different skincare concern, so she can pick the one she needs for that week’s issue. She can apply the masks as-is at room temperature, or chill the packet in the fridge before applying for a de-puffing experience. She can also soak the sealed packet in warm water for a few minutes if she wants a warm facial.
11. Gecko Active Yoga Backpack
If your GF loves yoga, this bag will help her carry all her gear to the studio. The bag is also backed by a one-year warranty, so you can feel confident about spending $30 on it.
12. AirDog Auto-Follow Drone for Adventure Sports
If you and your girlfriend love adventure sports, this cool auto-follow drone is an awesome tech gift. It follows you and films you during all your crazy adventures. You don’t have to worry about any settings, and you can keep your hands free. With a top speed of up to 42 MPH, this little drone can keep up with even your fastest activities.
13. Gakken SX-150 MARK II Analog Synthesizer
Ideal for musicians, EDM composers, or any gal who likes small electronics, this cool synth is a great gift idea for those who are musically inclined. Synths can costs hundreds, if not thousands of dollars, so this little unit is quite the catch.
14. Arbor Axis Walnut 2015 Complete Long board
If your skater girlfriend loves to long board, this gorgeous complete set-up is a great choice. The deck has a feminine design that’s not too over the top, with drop-through mounting for a more ergonomic push.
15. Hollabears 10″ ‘Shawty U Fine As S**t Tho’ Teddy Bear
Can’t find a romantic gift that really express how you feel? This “Hollabear” might be the right gift, especially if you want to make your girlfriend laugh.
20. Serotonin Molecule Necklace by Silver Phantom Jewelry
Serotonin is a neurotransmitter that contributes to feelings of well-being and happiness. That’s why this gift is perfect for the woman who makes you happy.
21. DOZZZ Decorative Chenille Throw
Is she always complaining that it’s cold in your apartment? Does she keep hinting that your place could use a more feminine touch? This snuggly chenille throw is a great gift idea. It comes in a huge array of colors, and measures 60 inches by 50 inches.
22. VIZIO M50-C1 50-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2015 Model)
Is her TV small, outdated, or just plain unreliable? Hook her up with the latest 4K TV technology, and at a price that’s surprisingly painless. This model is available in both smaller and larger screen sixes, so you can find a size that will fit her living room perfectly.
23. Rebecca Minkoff Arrow Mismatch Stud Earrings
If your girlfriend has a quirky sense of style, intentionally mismatched earrings can be a fun gift. These earrings are gold-plated, so they’re less expensive than earrings made from pure gold.
24. MLB Team Jersey Tote
If your girlfriend loves baseball, this cute tote bag made from baseball jerseys is a creative gift idea. The Dodgers version is pictured above, but you can see all the other team designs via the link below.
25. Sterling Silver & 14k Yellow Gold Created Ruby Heart Diamond-Accent Pendant
This sentimental necklace is a nice gift for your anniversary, or for your GF’s bday. If it’s a little too on the nose, maybe this understated love knot pendant is a more subtle way to appreciate your love.
26. The Travel Minder World Scratch Map
If your girlfriend is a globetrotter, help her document her adventures with this scratch off world map. Every time she visits a new county, she can scratch off that location on the map. If she already has a map like this, maybe your jet-setting GF would appreciate a travel accessory, like aRFID wallet for her passport.
27. Japanese Akoya White Cultured Pearl Necklace
Pearl necklaces are a great gift idea for any special occasion. This strand of pearls is 18 inches, also known as the Princess length. The necklace is available in an assortment of pearl sizes, as well as your choice of white or yellow gold.
28. 14k White Gold Diamond 3-Stone Double Frame Engagement Ring
The best gift you can get your girlfriend is the gift that turns her from girlfriend to fiancee. If you’re ready to pop the question, this engagement ring is a lovely choice. It’s got a classic look and feel, and has tons of shine.