Give your best friend gifts that show how much they mean to you. Although we celebrate the people we love in small ways every day, join in on making your friends smile and check out our top 10 list of our favorite and unique best friend gifts.
P.S. - These are gift ideas are also great for birthdays!
International Day of Friendship Gift Ideas
1. When Life Gives You Lemons Alex & Ani Bracelet
Alex & Ani - When Life Gives You Lemons | Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation
We love this trendy bangle from Alex & Ani. This bracelet retails for $19 and 20% of the proceeds go to Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for pediatric cancer research. What’s better than best friend gifts that also help a cause?
2. Scratch Off Travel Map
Are you and your BFF world travelers? Or maybe you just dream of traveling together one day? This beautiful world map has foil scratch offs for each destination you visit so you can keep track of your adventures, and underneath reveals a different color. Surprise your friends with a scratch off travel map for $15 and start planning your next excursion together!
3. Hangry Kits
Hangry is a term that refers to being angry because you’re hungry. Hangry kits are delicious and fun best friend gifts for any occasion for only $23. Keeping a box of snacks like this at work or in the car is perfect to suppress your friend’s hunger on-the-go!
4. Mini Orchids
Just Add Ice Mini Orchid
Mini orchids are beautiful, dainty plants that fit perfectly on any windowsill. Known for their easy care, you can even gift mini orchids to the friends who have a poor track record with plant parenting. Gift your bestie a mini orchid to celebrate a day dedicated to your friendship.
5. Bamboo Bath Tray
Your friend can spend an evening soaking in the tub with a place to put their favorite glass of wine. With this customizable bamboo bath tray, you can give your friend endless nights of relaxation for only $24.
6. “Why You’re My Bestie” Book
Barnes & Noble - Why You're My Bestie Little Gift Book
Fill out the “Why You’re My Bestie” book to tell your BFF all the reasons you love them! You can personalize this book by writing all your best memories in the blank lines. For only $10, you can get best friend gifts that they will cherish forever.
7. Money Tree
Just Add Ice Money Tree
The money tree plant represents prosperity and gives its owners good luck. Give your BFFs a houseplant that is easy to take care of and makes any living space more appealing. Your best friends will be reminded of your prosperous friendship every time they look at their money tree plant.
8. Polaroid Camera
Amazon - Polaroid Snap Instant Digital Camera (Purple)
Make new memories with your friends by giving them a Polaroid camera. They can snap and instantly print pictures right from their camera for only $88. Take pictures together and then create a memory book of all your best moments together. The Polaroid Snap is the gift that stops time.
9. Custom Mash Face Socks
Want something more lighthearted and funny? Put you and your BFF's face on a pair of socks! Pick your favorite silly photo of the two of you and customize them for only $16.
10. Makeup Subscription
Three Month Subscription, available on Birchbox
Birchbox is a skincare and makeup subscription for $45 that sends tons of samples of new and cult-favorite products so subscribers can find products they love without committing to buying full-sized anything in the meantime. It's also a monthly excuse for them to treat themselves.
These best friend gifts are perfect for any occasion whether you’re celebrating their birthday, or just because! We hope these helped spark some inspiration for unique best friend gifts you can give.