Few days back it was one of my friend’s girlfriend birthday. So for planning something he asked me for some impressive 21st birthday gift ideas for her. I gave him a list of gift ideas and items that he really liked. I am sharing these ideas with you guys as well, so that you can also find the best gift for your girlfriend.
Buying a gift for the 21st birthday of a girl is not very difficult, but only if you have the right ideas for the gift in your head. The age of 21 is an age where a girl feels and acts like a grown woman, yet there is a lot about life and the world that she still has to know and learn and in that sense, she is still a young girl. Thus, the gift or the idea for the gift that select for buying her a gift for her 21st birthday should be such that it takes care of both these aspects.
The gift should, on the one hand, make the birthday girl feel like a matured woman, and yet it should be just right for the sensibilities of a young immature woman. Girls this age are generally imaginative, independent and love to live life to the fullest, and hence the gifts for them should clearly cater to this free spirit of theirs.
I understand that finding the right gift ideas for the 21st birthday of a girl is tough, and therefore, I have decided to help you out, by sharing with you some cool and suitable gift ideas which you can explore when searching for that perfect gift for the 21st birthday of a special girl in your life.
21st Birthday gift ideas for her
To be able to buy the perfect gift for a 21 year old girl, it is important to know the likes and dislikes of that girl, along with what the latest fashions and other popular items are. Some of the ideas which you can explore in this regard are as follows:
Girls are generally obsessed with pictures. They not only love to get clicked and collect their own pictures, but they even like to collect the pictures of their family and friends and hold onto the special memories through these pictures. Therefore, any gift which involves the use of personal photographs of herself, her family, her friends or even associates, would be greatly appreciated by her. In this regard, some of the gift options that you can consider are photo frames, photo collages, personalized mugs, T-shirts, etc., with a picture of the birthday girl, etc.
If you thought that giving romantic gifts for girls was the job for the boyfriends only, you are highly mistaken. Girls are in love simply with the idea of romance, and therefore, even if the birthday girl herself does not have a boyfriend, still she would love to receive some romantic gifts. Thus, presenting her with a bunch of roses, or finding some old classic love novels and gifting them to her, would make a great gift idea for a 21 year old girl. Romantic charms, rings, and necklaces, which are supposed to help her find true love soon are also some options which you can consider in this category.
Gifts That Appreciate Her
Girls at the age of 21 are extremely conscious about themselves. Girls at this age have just finished their college or education and are stepping out in the real world. Therefore, they are always looking for encouragement and appreciation from the people around them. By gifting them something that shows how much you appreciate them, or what their qualities are, you would be able to make them really happy and confident. Personalized mugs with of appreciation printed on them, personalized notes in a nice treasure box, a jar filled with cards, that have all the important dates in the life of the birthday girl, when she had done something special, like won her first medal in sports, won a local singing competition, etc., written on them, etc., would make for a nice 21st birthday gift.
Fashion And Accessories
Girls and fashion go hand in hand. There are very rare few girls in the world, who do not like dressing up and looking girl. Almost all the girls follow fashion closely and like to ensure that they look absolutely gorgeous and perfect for all occasions in their life. Therefore, any gift related to fashion and accessories like the latest design dress, cool new fashion jewelry, branded shoes or handbags, etc., all make for a perfect birthday gift for 21 year old girls.
Suggested 21st Birthday gifts for her
To make things even simpler for you, I am attaching a list of some specific gift items, which you can easily purchase online or from a local market, and all these items are a perfect gift choice for the 21st birthday of any girl.
Pink Butterfly Birthday Key
This is a beautiful gift for a beautiful girl on her milestone birthday. The design of the butterfly is absolutely pretty and has been decorated with pink crystals and a ribbon loop. This keychain comes with a tag on which you can get a personal and a special birthday message engraved for the birthday girl.
Personalized Photoframe Keepsake Box
This box serves not one, but two very important purposes in the life of a girl. First, it helps her keep many important things like her jewelry, letter, etc., safe inside it, and second, some of the very special and personal photographs of her can be displayed on the outside of the box, making it a great keepsake for memories as well. This box would increase the beauty of the mantle, shelf, or table, wherever it is placed in the house.
Finally 21 Wine Glasses
Even if the birthday girl is not a hard liquor consumer, these classy wine glasses would still make a perfect gift for her. The message ‘finally 21’ itself goes to show how a big and important an occasion you think this 21st birthday is for her, and add to that getting the name of the birthday girl printed on these wine glasses, only makes this gift even more special and personal.
Tile Photo Coasters
Girls generally like things to be neat and tidy around them. Therefore, while the boys would never be able to appreciate coasters as gift items, most of the girls would love to receive good and pretty coasters as gifts. Add to the utility of these coasters, having some amazing pictures of the birthday girl and her family or friends posted on these coasters, and you would get a perfect gift for the 21st birthday of a girl.
Personalized Message Frame And Pen
This personalized message frame is similar to a guestbook kept on special occasions for the guests to write their wishes on. However, unlike the guest books, which are read once and then get locked up inside some cupboards never to be seen again, this message frame ensures that the wishes of all the close friends and family members gets displayed out in the open in the house, and can be seen at all times of the day and by anyone entering the house.
Silver Love Hearts
If it is the 21st birthday of your girlfriends, then this gift is the perfect choice for you. It is not only a pretty and romantic gift, but it can be treasured by your girlfriends for years and years to come. The heart is silver plated and has the three most amazing words in the world, ‘I Love You’ engraved on it. The gift may be small in size, but it exudes of romance and the love that you have in your heart for the birthday girl.
Hangover Relief Kit
Why think long term, when you can gift the birthday girl something, that you know she would need the very next morning of her birthday. It’s her 21st birthday and you can expect her to be partying all night with friends and family and therefore, the chances of her having a hangover the next day are pretty high. Help her deal with this hangover, with this amazing hangover relief kit which consists of mouth cleanser, mouth freshener, mint, chocolates, and all the other stuff that can help her getting over the hangover.
Photo Cosmetic Bag
A girl of 21 definitely owns a cosmetic bag, and therefore, buying her another cosmetic bag may not seem like a good idea. However, this cosmetic bag is nothing like the other bags available in the market. This bag has been personalized with a pretty picture of the birthday girl, which makes this bag, automatically, very special, personal and a perfect 21st birthday gift.
Personalized Handbag Compact Mirror
The design of this compact mirror is similar to that of a handbag and also the best part of this compact mirror is that it easily fits into any handbag of all sizes. You can get a personalized message of up to 80 words engraved on the same, making this compact mirror a perfect accessory for every 21 year old girl’s handbag.
Bird Jewelry Stand
The design of this jewelry stand consists of four birds on the rod, which is a very simple design. However, the black color of this jewelry stand give it a highly sophisticated and elegant look and make it a must have on the dressing table of all 21 year old girls.
There was a time when tattoos were something which only the wild girls and boys considered. However, today, from celebrities to even the older people, everyone seems to be getting tattoos. Although many people still hesitate in getting permanent tattoos made on their bodies and this is where these flash tattoos come as a great option especially for girls. Put on these tattoos, and the girls would not need to wear any jewelry to parties and clubs.
Copper Mule Mug – Monogram
Serve the classic Moscow mule cocktail or any other drink in this copper plated mug. Although a mug, this is a perfect utensil for serving ice cold drinks in a smart and fashionable manner.
Crystal Personalized Hi-Ball Glass
This glass looks so pretty and stunning that the person receiving it would love to put it on display at a place where everyone is able to see it and appreciate it. The glass can be personalized with the name, date of birth or any other special message to the person receiving it as a gift on her 21st birthday.
Color Yourself To Calmness
21 is an age where girls have to face a lot of pressure, both at home and from the society. All this pressure can leave the girls feeling restless from inside. With this amazing coloring book for adults, you can help these 21 year old girls in relaxing themselves and at the same time also explore their creative side.
A Birthday Shot Book
Create a scrapbook with 21 pages and gift the same to the birthday girl on her 21st birthday. Now, as the birthday party progresses, take one picture of the birthday girl after each shot and paste the same in the scrapbook. Also, make her sign her name below each click. As the shots increase, the signature would become less and less legible. This scrapbook can be a great reminder of all the fun that she had on her 21st birthday.
Mabel Chong Keshi Pearl Earrings
These amazing Keshi pearl earrings exude luster and shine which makes them a must have for all young girls. These earrings are absolutely stunning and feminine to look at and therefore, you can be sure that every 21 year girl would love to receive them on her birthday.
Design Your Own Perfume
While some girls enjoy floral smells, some girls would prefer a harder fragrance. With this amazing gift pack, you can allow the birthday girl to feel like a superstar and create her own perfume fragrance. She would be able to choose from 18 different fragrances and mix them to create a perfume that suits her personality the best.
My Last Rolo Gold Love Token
This gift pack does not contain a real Rolo, but a 22 carat gold replica of the same. The gold Rolo in this gift pack has been officially approved by Nestle and is exactly the same in size and other features as a real Rolo. This gift would make a nice sentiment and a beautiful keepsake gift item.
Kris Nations Birthstone Necklaces
Wearing birthstone is in fashion these days, and these birthstone necklaces have been specially designed by Kim and Kris Nations. They look extremely elegant and perfect for 21 year old girls, and thus, make a great birthday gift item for them.
Emoji Poop Ring
Thanks to the age of smartphones, Emojis are a craze amongst all the youngsters these days, and there is one particular Emoji which is loved by everyone, the Poop Emoji. This ring has been designed in the shape of the Poop Emoji which makes it appear absolutely funky, and yet, at the same time, it looks good on the finger once worn.
Shining Memory Personalized Lamp
Use one of the best and most treasured photo memories of the birthday girl and turn it into a personalized bedside lamp, which would act as a keepsake for her. When this lamp would glow in the dark, the light of that lovely memory would spread across the entire room.
MAC Makeover And Photoshoot
If the birthday girl likes to dress up like models and celebrities, then you can actually arrange for her to get a complete makeover from MAC makeup artists and also get a photoshoot done of her with this makeover. This makeover combined with the photoshoot would be the best birthday gift for her.
Bucket Of Doom
This a fun party game meant only for adults. The Bucket of Doom consists of cards which have 70 bad scenarios and 200 cards of useless objects. The players have to choose their cards and try to escape the written scenarios like getting out of a coffin using a foot long sandwich, etc.
Puzzle Your Picture
This is also a fun gift which makes a jigsaw puzzle out of a picture of the birthday girl and she has to put the various pieces of the puzzle together to form her own face. This gift can be fun for the birthday girl and make her feel really special.
Bomb Cosmetics Bath Melts Chocolate Gift Set
Drop one of the chocolate bombs in the bath and feel the entire bathroom getting filled with the chocolate aroma. If the birthday girl is a chocoholic, she would definitely appreciate and love this gift from you.
Personalized Swarovski Pearl Bracelet
The pearls in this beautiful and elegant Swarovski bracelet can be of any color of your choice and the sterling heart of silver can be engraved with the name of the birthday girl, making this bracelet personal and filled with memories.
Love Being A Woman
Make the birthday feel beautiful and pretty by arranging for a basket of cosmetics from Ferns and petals which you thinks will compliment and enhance the birthday girl’s beauty. This hamper consists of a lip balm, nail paints from Maybelline, Body Spray, candles and soft toys, almost everything that can make a girl feel pretty and special.
Glitter 21st Birthday Tiara
This beautiful tiara, although made from plastic and glitter, but it looks absolutely stunning and really makes the birthday girl feel like a princess on her 21st birthday.
Summer Festival Parasol String Lights
These beautiful and floral string lights would make any room or space where they are placed look fresh and girlish. The summery or beachy look of these string lights makes them perfect for use above the dressing table or even for use as decoration during parties.
Leather Goals Journal
21 is the perfect age to start planning and working towards building a future. However, the first thing that needs to be done in this regard is to determine your goals in life. With this journal, the birthday girl can sit down, figure out exactly what she wants to achieve in life, and how she wants to go about fulfilling all her dreams.
21st birthday is a very special occasion and with the help of the above gift, you can make sure that you make this day even more special for the birthday girl. I hope i have shared on of the best suitable 21st birthday gift ideas for her, what is your opinion?