30 Unique Gift Ideas for Your Friend’s 30th Birthday
Your BFF is turning the big 3-0 — can you believe it?! Even if you’re throwing her a fab b-day soirée, a stellar gift is a *must* for such a milestone occasion. Show your best girl all the love with a glam present that’s just *so* her. From stylish wall art to relaxing housewares, this list of 30 gems will make finding the perfect item a total breeze.
1. West Elm Marbled Passport Holder ($26): Is your BFF always on the go? Gift her this modern, leather passport holder to add some chic jet-setter style to her next adventure.
2. YIELD Glass French Press ($85): Save your gal pal a trip to the coffee house with this sleek French press. The classic design will make a great addition to her trendy brunch nook.
3. Lia Amethyst Bottle Stopper ($116): If curling up with a glass of wine is her jam, she’ll love this gorg bottle stopper. It’ll keep her vino fresh and her sipping oh-so-sophisticated.
4. LEIF French Lavender Bath Soak ($38): Treat your main lady to a little self-love on her 30th. This all-natural bath soak will leave her smelling ah-mazing and feeling totally chill.
5. Garance Doré Glamour Print ($48): Having trouble selecting a gift for the expert fashionista? Look no further than this endlessly elegant print. It’ll make a stylish statement in any space.
6. RUIFIER Happy Cord Bracelet ($106): Help update your gal’s jewelry game with this whimsical rose gold piece. This emoji-inspired accessory is sure to put a smile on her face.
7. LEIF Gem Soap ($6+): Your beauty-maven bestie will love slipping into her 30s with a fresh face, thanks to these soapy gemstones.
8. Acrylic Zodiac Constellation Pendant ($32): Does she pore over her horoscope on the regular? If the answer is yes, get her the classy memento of her zodiac sign in a pendant that will make her stars align.
9. Kate Spade New York Things We Love Coffee Table Book ($40): Every home decor queen *needs* this book of Kate Spade New York inspo on her coffee table. Inscribe it with a personal note for a b-day keepsake that she’ll totally cherish.
10. Vera Wang for Wedgwood Love Knots Compact Mirror ($60): This golden beauty will not disappoint. Your #girlboss bestie will adore being able to touch up her look while she’s on the go.
11. Anthropologie Kai Eau De Parfum ($76): Every lady needs a signature fragrance, and breaking into a new decade of life is the perfect time to test out this fab scent.
12. Elizabeth Scarlett Mini Candles ($37): These Ellyphant, Ananas, and Palmier candles will fill your BFF’s space with heavenly scents. Fancy mini pillars are the perf Netflix and chill companion.
13. S’well Color Block Water Bottle ($35+): Your fave fitness fanatic will love slurping from this sleek, stainless steel water bottle. It’ll keep her hydrated while she *works it* at the gym before slaying at the office.
14. Britt Bass Turner Coral Pesce Print ($98): Does your sister (from another mister) love to visit art museums every chance she gets? Help start (or expand) her personal collection with this vivid print.
15. BRIKA Sterling Silver Wishbone Necklace ($98): Forget shooting stars — give your bestie a super cute lucky charm to remind her that the best is yet to come.
16. Richwood Creations Herringbone Recipe Box ($80): Even the queen of recipe pin boards needs a place to store her go-to dishes. This stylish box is the perfect way to protect all the secret family recipes.
17. Pottery Barn Copper Cocktail Shaker ($40): Chances are, your fave mixologist is always on the lookout for a cocktail shaker that complements her skills. This swanky copper number (that can be monogrammed!) will take her bar cart to a whole new level.
18. Anthropologie Monogram Pendant Necklace ($38): No matter what changes in the next 30 years, her first initial never will. That’s why one of these classic necklaces will make for a totally timeless present.
19. Lulu & Georgia Leopard Flats Print ($25): Every fashionista knows that a great pair of leopard print shoes never go out of style. Want to add a personalized touch? Pick up a frame and give this sassy print a colorful pop.
20. Urban Outfitters Half Moon Planter ($14): Nurture your friend’s green thumb with a little lunar decor. Fill it with her fave succulent variety and she’ll be totally over the moon.
21. Pine Cone Hill Montauk White Long Robe ($146+): A cozy cotton robe is essential to glam self-loving. No matter if she’s getting ready for a girls’ night out or lounging around, this luxe robe will make her feel like a star.
22. J.Crew Signet Bag ($128): If she’s the handbag queen, this alluring Italian leather bag will be a bold addition to her growing collection. Want to add a personalized touch? Have her initials stitched inside to mark the milestone day.
23. West Elm Decked Out Pink Stone Coasters ($39, set of four): Help out your girl’s hostess game with these classy AF stone coasters. These pink beauties will be an admired fixture at all her future parties.
24. Hot Stuff The Boss Ceramic Mug ($14): Remind her that she’s a total boss every morning. She’ll be owning her status as she moves into her 30s.
25. Apolis Hello: I’m Here Market Bag ($68): Upgrade the kitchen maven’s reusable grocery bag with this eco-friendly carryall. We’re sure it’ll bring extra excitement to your top chef’s next farmers’ market run.
26. West Elm Leather Envelope Card Case ($59): Did the birthday girl just land a new job or get promoted to HBIC? This sleek card case will make the perfect wingman at networking events.
27. Urban Outfitters Boho Glass Candle ($28): After a long week of work, this luminous candle will be just the thing to help your best bud relax.
28. Kate Spade New York Daisy Place Vase ($75): If your lady could use a burst of blossoms in her life, she’ll adore this classy holder. No matter the occasion, she’ll be giddy to fill this elegant vase with a bright bouquet.
29. Ban.do Work It Out Exercise Mat ($32): Remind her that post-yoga pizza is never a bad idea. She earned it, right?!
30. Need Supply Double Pocket Tote in Red ($78): A simple, bright tote is a must-have for any lady making her mark on the world. Add this radiant red number to her collection and it’ll prob become her new go-to accessory.
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