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60 Creative Girlfriend Gift Ideas

Impress your lady with this selection of cool and unique girlfriend gift ideas.

It doesn’t have to be a holiday, birthday, or an anniversary for you to give the most romantic gifts for your girlfriend to know how much you appreciate her. You may not have been dating long enough to know her every need yet or may feel she’s got it all. Where do you go from here?

You don’t have to think too hard because you’ll find all sorts of girlfriend gift ideas in our fun gift guide ahead.

60 Romantic Gift Ideas for Your Girlfriend

Make her smile with these awesome girlfriend gift ideas that will show her you care.

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Infinity Heart Necklace

  • A Forever Heart

  • $$$$$
  • Jewelry, Cute, Keepsake

This infinity heart necklace is a special piece of jewelry that will surprise your girlfriend when she sees it. The sterling silver necklace takes the storied symbols of a heart and the infinity sign and gracefully combines them into one meaningful pendant that she can wear anytime she wants to feel like the most important lady in the world.

Eternal Roses

  • Long-Term Relationship Flowers

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Keepsake, Romantic

Why give her a dozen red roses that won’t last more than a week when you can present her with the coolest set of preserved roses that will grow in time like your relationship…as a thing of beauty. The roses make a thoughtful birthday or anniversary gift that will stay with her just as you have.

Custom Viewfinder

  • A Look Into The Past

  • $$$$$
  • Cool, Accessories, Cute

Get your girlfriend this quirky retro viewfinder so she knows you are not a typical boyfriend who buys typical gifts for her. The unique viewer comes with the ability to order a custom reel that she can create herself (or you can give her another cool gift). As far as romantic gifts for her, this viewfinder and reel of treasured memories takes one of the top spots.

Crystal Water Bottle

  • A Tool For Healing

  • $$$$$
  • Kitchen, Cool, Accessories

This crystal water bottle is an amazing way to share some healing with the girl you love every day. The stainless steel bottle contains purple amethyst in the bottom compartment of the accessory so the good energy can keep her crystal-energized water as pure as the love you both share.

Wood Musical Box

  • An Old-Fashioned Love

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Keepsake, Romantic

This wooden engraved box is the perfect way to show your girlfriend how much you love her with the romance of the song “Can’t Help Falling In Love With You” that plays on a vintage handle-crank in this small, but powerful music box. She can pick it up and play her song anytime she wants a reminder of you and what you both share together.

Jewelry Tray

  • A Place For Romance

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Keepsake, Cute

Give your girlfriend the sweetest trinket tray she’s ever owned as an ode to your love for her. The small ceramic tray is the best place for her to keep her rings or any jewelry she wants to quickly take off after the day is done. The tray reads “I Met You / I Liked You / I Love You / I’m Keeping You” with an adorable little red heart to seal the deal.

Talk Flirt Dare Game

  • A Relationship Spark Maker

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Set, Cool

This simple yet super-fun game for couples is really a romantic version of truth or dare. The game centers around the three levels of talk, flirt, and dare. Wherever they want to further their relationship, they can and have a great time with each other while doing it.

Wooden Box Sign

  • A Lifelong Love

  • $$$$$
  • Cute, Romantic, Keepsake

This sentimental wooden box sign will keep any space she calls home warmer with the knowledge that it came from you. Whether you both live together or visit each other’s homes, you will bring a smile to her face every time she looks upon this cute message that wishes the sands of time would allow you to find her sooner.

Intimacy Deck

  • A Card Game For Couples

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Set, Romantic

This intimacy deck makes a thoughtful gift for your girlfriend that you both can use to make your existing relationship stronger. The easy-to-play card game is a great way to find out more about each other, explore different sides to both your personalities and, in doing so, become a better couple through the art of intimate conversation.

Knock Knock Gift Journal

  • Fill In The Blanks For Love

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Cool, Romantic

You can get the feeling of writing your own personal book of love for your girlfriends with this gift journal that allows you to fill in the blanks about both her and your relationship together. With each line you complete, you’ll be creating a personalized keepsake for her that she will cherish precisely because it was made by you.

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Hot Chocolate On A Stick

  • Chocolate Is Love

  • $$$$$
  • Cute, Romantic, Kit

Get creative with a cup of hot cocoa for your girlfriend with this awesome hot-chocolate-on-a-stick kit that she will love. Romantic gift ideas don’t always have to be fancy or a keepsake. They can make a fun and delightful experience like drinking hot cocoa into a romantic date at home. If you’re lucky, she’ll even invite you to share one of these tasty hot cocoa-making sticks with her.

Birth Month Flower Heart Necklace

  • A Wearable Bouquet

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Jewelry, Accessories

You can capture the personal birth month flower of your girlfriend in this gorgeous piece of handcrafted jewelry. The heart-shaped resin pendant features dried flowers for her individual birth month that will look utterly amazing whenever she wears it. The pendant is elegant and can be worn with casual or formal attire, so whatever her style, she can carry a bouquet with her whenever she goes.

California Wine 6-Pack

  • Personal Vineyard Delivery

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Kitchen, Cool

When you want to give your girlfriend a unique, delicious bottle of wine, why stop at one when you can send her this cool 6-pack of California wines for her palette? The set is totally made up of biodynamic, organic wines from California’s most famous vineyards and contains 3 bottles of red and 3 bottles of white, depending on her mood.

Compass Necklace

  • Your Single Star

  • $$$$$
  • Jewelry, Keepsake, Romantic

When your girlfriend deserves something really special, you can give her this customizable compass pendant that will quickly become her favorite charm to wear. The pendant includes a compass to let her know that she leads your way in life. You can also personalize the other charm with her birthstone and even engrave her name on the back.

24K Gold Dipped Rose

  • A Rose By Any Other Name

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Romantic, Cool

This single red rose will last a lifetime because it has been expertly dipped in 24K gold. The process uses a real rose and preserves every small detail, while the gold accent will make this the ideal keepsake for lovers, even when she one day might become your wife.

Anne Klein Bangle Watch/Bracelet Set

  • The Whole Package

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Jewelry, Accessories

There’s no mistaking this elegant Anne Klein bangle watch and matching bracelet set for anything other than the luxurious accessory they are. The watch boasts a Japanese quartz movement, while the matching bangles perfectly accent each other to form a shimmering golden set that she can show off at all times.

Bath Bombs Gift Set

  • The Many Colors Of Love

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Accessories, Cool

You can ensure your girlfriend’s next spa day at home to be super relaxing and fun at the same time with this colorful bath bombs set. The set includes 12 differently designed bath bombs that fizz with as much vibrance as she needs for the bed bathtime ever. She can relax in style and will thank you for giving her some peace and quiet from the stresses of everyday life.

Oster Fondue Set

  • Fondue Party For Two

  • $$$$$
  • Kitchen, Romantic, Set

Take your girlfriend back in time with this vintage-style fondue set to add to her kitchen gadgety collection. The fondue maker comes with 8 fondue forks and a holder ring, so before you know it, she can whip up amazing fondues using cheese, chocolate, and more. You will experience quite a few romantic fondue nights once she’s got this set in the kitchen.

Couples Pillowcases

  • Winner Of The Adorable Contest

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Romantic, Cute

This set of cute pillowcases for a couple will become your girlfriend’s favorite home decor accessory the moment she lays eyes on them. The pillowcases are designed with the cutest images of a little girl playing telephone with a little boy. A heart joins their telephone line together, which will emphasize the love you both share no matter how far apart life takes you both.

Birthstone Dish

  • Gems To Hold Her Gems

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Romantic, Cool

This first in ring dishes has been hand-blown into a stylish glass holder, the base of which is filled with her personal birthstone gems. The extra-special touch to the design will keep her using this beautiful accent as a piece of decor and the safest place to hold her rings (or a flower if she chooses).

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Long-Distance Relationship Pillow

  • Hugs From Afar

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Romantic, Cute

This relationship pillow will find a warm home in her hands whenever she is missing you. Whether you have a long-distance relationship or just work long hours, the sweet sentiment of the pillow’s design will communicate your love to her through the hug that it can give her in your absence.

Romantic Lavender Candle

  • A Contest Of Love

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Romantic, Keepsake

This gorgeous candle is a spontaneous way to bring some fun and quirky calm to your girlfriend’s life and home. The lavender candle has colorful accents in the wax that add to the essential oil scent, while the candle itself proudly declares, “I Love You More. The End. I Win.” She’ll love the sentiment and longevity of this brilliant means of total relaxation.

Picnic Tote Set

  • Wine And Cheese For Lovers

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Romantic, Accessories

Create the coolest picnic for the girl you love with this thoughtful picnic tote set that she will adore. The insulated pack has room for a wine and cheese service for two. It contains a set of wine glasses and napkins, along with a cheese knife, a cutting board, a corkscrew, and a bottle stopper. All you need to do is add the wine and cheese for her to have a marvelous time.

Chocolate Gift Basket

  • A Chocolate Explosion

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Kitchen, Romantic

Why beat around the bush when you can give your girlfriend the top gift that screams romance…chocolate! This luxurious gift basket has tons of chocolate in every form for her to enjoy. She can get her sweet tooth going with chocolate-dipped marshmallows and cookie sandwiches and her saltier side satisfied with chocolate pretzels, potato chips, and much more. Maybe she’ll even share.

Travel Tea Tumbler

  • For All Her Infusion Needs

  • $$$$$
  • Kitchen, Accessories, Cool

This bamboo tea tumbler is the ideal way for your girlfriend to enjoy deluxe tea on the go using real tea leaves. The durable, insulated bottle actually contains a tea infuser, so she can add tea leaves for everything from Darjeeling to Earl Gray and beyond. It will feel so luxurious for her to have this high-quality tea with her anywhere she goes.

Satin Pajamas Shorts Set

  • Silky In The Evening

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Romantic, Cute

You can make bedtime so much cuter for your girlfriend (and you) when you give her this lovely set of satin pajamas. The lightweight set includes a silk lingerie cami and matching shorts that will provide cool comfort while making her feel like a million bucks because you gave it to her.

To The Moon And Back Keepsake

  • Over The Moon

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Romantic, Cute

Sometimes, you can give a cheap gift to your girlfriend and get the biggest round of applause ever. This lunar keepsake is such a cute, tiny reminder of how much you love her that she won’t want anything larger. The small glass tube topped with a cork is filled with glitter and a crescent moon, as well as the miniature note stating “I Love You To The Moon And Back.”

Capsule Letters Message In A Bottle

  • The Novelty Of Love

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Cute, Romantic

This adorable message in a bottle novelty gift will melt her heart as much as it makes her giggle. The 90 capsules in the bottle contain slips of paper on which you can write her 90 messages of love, appreciation, laughter, and devotion. Day after day, she can receive another loving note from you, even if she does need a microscope to see it!

Red Heart Sea Glass Necklace

  • A Heart From Beneath The Sea

  • $$$$$
  • Jewelry, Keepsake, Romantic

This unique red heart necklace will make the ideal romantic jewelry gift to your beloved girlfriend any time of year. The handmade heart pendant is crafted from sea glass and will stand out no matter where she wears it or what the occasion is. The heart brings a little piece of beautiful Hawaii to any lady who needs it.

Spa Gift Basket

  • A Delicious Trip To The Spa

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Kit, Cool

This extra-special spa gift basket is filled to the brim with high-quality spa products, all the scent of vanilla, caramel, and cream. She might want to eat these wonderful-scented accessories, but she won’t for long when she uses the lotion, cream, bath gels, accessories, and much more to relax her body and see her mind. She’ll thank you for this most delicious of girlfriend gift ideas around.

Love Soundwave Art

  • Love In Waves

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Romantic, Cool

Send some soundwave art to your girlfriend that will wow her to the 100th degree. The pine wood frame can sit on a tabletop or be mounted on a wall, while the unique design is the visual equivalent of her favorite song (or even your voice sending her a message of love). She will have a one-in-a-million piece of art that is the most personal because it comes from you.

DIY Heart Linzer Cookies Kit

  • Cookies + Hearts = Love

  • $$$$$
  • Kit, Kitchen, Cute

This adorable Linzer cookie kit isn’t typical of gift ideas for your girlfriend, but it is awesome. The kit provides a fun and easy way for her (and you!) to whip up a batch of scrumptious heart-shaped Linzer cookies with only adding butter and eggs to the pre-portioned kit. Before you know it, you’ll both be enjoying a romantic dessert together that you helped create.

DIY Home Spa Kit

  • Do-It-Yourself Spa

  • $$$$$
  • Kit, Accessories, Cool

Instead of the usual spa set for your girlfriend, get her involved in an entertaining project that will give her the best quality spa products she can use to relax with. This DIY home spa kit has everything she needs to get started: foot soaks, bath salts, scrubs, masks, oils, toners, and serums. She might be able to open her own home spa once she tucks in this holistic project.

Romantic Poem & Photo Frame

  • Love Captured

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Romantic, Accessories

This touching photo frame will let her know that you are thinking of her all the time while providing her with a wonderful means of displaying her favorite photograph of you both at home. The sturdy silver photo frame houses a 4 X 6 photo on the right while displaying a romantic ode to love on the left. Either way, she looks, she’ll feel appreciated.

3D Crystal Globe

  • Look Into The Future

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Accessories, Cool

Look into your crystal ball…now, give it to your girlfriend and watch her grow delighted. This is not an ordinary crystal ball but a 3D globe that shows off a group of roses that are powered with 7 LED lights. The shapes, colors, and magic created by this distinct keepsake will stay with her and appear in her company for a very long time.

Flower Rose Bear

  • A Rose Covered Companion

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Cute, Romantic

This flower rose bear takes the adorable factor in a stuffed teddy bear and combines it with the allure of receiving roses. Your girlfriend will adore this friendly bear that is covered with over 150 gray roses, as well as a red heart made of roses where his heart would be. She will be touched by this heartfelt keepsake that will prove your love instantly.

Girlfriend Pendant

  • All That Glitters

  • $$$$$
  • Romantic, Accessories, Jewelry

This pendant is tailor-made for your girlfriend and comes with a meaningful message attached to it. The steel pendant appears as two interlocking ovals with a shimmering stone in the center. She can wear this pendant wherever she goes and will keep you close to her anytime she does so.

Cake In A Jar Set

  • A Cake For Every Occasion

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Kitchen, Cool, Cute

Whether it is your girlfriend’s birthday, your anniversary, or just another day-in-the-life with the woman you love, she will appreciate this four-pack of sweet mini cakes in a jar. The set of cakes has the best flavors from red velvet, vanilla sponge, chocolate sponge, and carrot cake. Any day of the week will be sweeter and better with these cute treats around.

Romantic Gift Box

  • Romance In A Box

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Romantic, Accessories

This eclectic ode to romance in a box is all your girlfriend will need to get really happy really quickly. The well-crafted set has everything from a journal with which to record her thoughts to a beautiful pendant and a set of candles to set the mood. She will feel like the most important woman in the world when you take the time to give her this thoughtful set.

Michael Kors Top Zip Tote

  • All She Ever Totes

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Cool, Cute

This practical and stylish Michael Kors tote bag will make life easier for the girlfriend you love while bringing some classic glamor into her daily life. The canvas and leather tote will hold all her everyday stuff and keep it super safe with a top-zip feature. She will appreciate the ease the toe provides her and the man who thought to bring it into her life.

Romantic Treats Gift Basket

  • All The Love In One Place

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Romantic, Accessories

Give your girlfriend the best selection of love-themed treats and gifts in one splendid gift basket that will leave her giddy (and her sweet tooth satisfied). The six-piece set includes a plush teddy bear and Hershey’s Kisses, along with more wafers, chocolates, and candies than she will know what to do with. She may just know exactly what to do.

Kimono Robe

  • Lounging Gracefully

  • $$$$$
  • Romantic, Cool, Accessories

This breathtaking Kimono robe will do more than take her breath away. It will make her super thrilled to own such a delicately designed Kimono robe of her own. The robe is crafted from Charmeuse Satin and features both long sleeves and a full-length. The robe will allow her to lounge with such style that she may throw away her sweat pants.

Wishing Ball

  • Her Wish Is Your Command

  • $$$$$
  • Romantic, Cool, Keepsake

If you can’t give your girlfriend her own genie, do the next best thing and give her this awesome wishing ball. The hand-blown blue glass contains 52 tiny slips of paper, on which you can leave your weekly wish for her to see. She can decide to use the wishes herself and likely start with the sentence “I wish I had met you sooner.”

LED Candle Holder Statue

  • Light Up With Love

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Cute, Romantic

Add some light and warmth to a space when you give this LED candle holder statue in the shape of an adoring couple to your girlfriend. The beautifully molded sculpture captures a happy couple in the midst of a kiss, which becomes gently illuminated with the addition of a LED votive. It will warm up a room and warm her heart at the same time.

The Couple’s Bucket List

  • The Dating Idea Board

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Cute, Romantic

This couple’s bucket list activity would not only fit into any romantic gifts for your girlfriend list but is also a brilliant way to create additional romance every day for you both. The deck of cards has 100 special date-night ideas that jar your creativity and gusto when it comes to planning unique, well-thought-out ways of spending time together. You’ll both learn a lot and have a ridiculous amount of fun while doing it.

I Love You Sign

  • A Romantic Reminder

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Cute, Romantic

When you think she’s got it all, you can achieve a greater level of “best boyfriend” with this classic “I Can’t Say I Love You Enough / So, This Is Your Reminder” sign. She can keep the subtle-looking sign on her work desk, in the kitchen, or next to the bed. Wherever she does, she’ll know more than anything how much you love her in the most honest way possible.

Long-Distance Connection Bracelets

  • Good Vibrations

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Jewelry, Romantic, Set

Whether you’re in a long-distance relationship with your girlfriend or just miss her terribly when working long hours, these connection bracelets will keep you both feeling like you are by each other’s side. The set of bracelets will send a vibration to her or from her to you anytime one of you indicates. They are a great way to feel closer to the one you love any time and any place.

Heart Wood Keepsake Box

  • Her Heart’s Contents

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Keepsake, Romantic

The romantic feeling that this wooden keepsake box will send to your girlfriend when she receives it can’t be beat. The rustic wooden box is engraved with an interlocking heart design that fits anyone’s taste. She can use the box to keep any special items she wants inside, from jewelry to letters and photos to mementos of your life together, all in one magical place.

Girlfriend Blanket Gift

  • Love Letter

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Cute, Romantic

Bring some romance into snuggling on the couch with your girlfriend when you give her this cool, lightweight blanket. The blanket is designed to look like an airmail envelope. Written out on its microfiber material is a touching love letter to her that will make it her favorite blanket instantly. She can snuggle up to it when you’re not there and share it with you when you are.

Message In A Bottle With Chocolate

  • Chocolate With A Side Of Romance

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Romantic, Cool

Adorn your chocolate gifts to your girlfriend with something very special that she can keep after the decadence is gone. This romantic message-in-a-bottle-themed keepsake is filled with red and gold rose petals and a personalized message to the woman you love. She can also get her fill of chocolate truffles, so don’t worry. She’ll have it all with this loving message.

Love Spell Candle

  • An Incantation

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Romantic, Jewelry

You don’t have to find an ancient book on romance-inducing spells to bring some love magic to your girlfriend. This love spell candle captures the sweetest spell in its wonderful fragrance that contains notes of fall pear, vanilla, hydrangea, and more to enchant her every time she lights it. Like a proper witch’s spell, it comes with surprise gifts inside…in this case, a piece of distinct jewelry as a bonus.

Conversation Heart Soap In A Jar

  • A Conversation Starter In The Shower

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Romantic, Cute, Set

These adorable mini soaps mimic the classic pastel hearts we all gave to our sweethearts as children. Your girlfriend will love going down memory lane and get practical in the bathroom with the jar containing 18 colorful soaps. She can discover a new reason you adore her every time she takes one of these cute soaps out of its jar to use.

Wood Journal

  • Journaling In Wood

  • $$$$$
  • Keepsake, Cool, Accessories

You can show your girlfriend how much you consider her one-in-a-million when you give her this awesome journal made of wood that can house everything creative she’s got within her: stories, memories, dreams, sketches, drawings, or declarations of love for you. The 80 pages will hold it all with grand style.

Paint Your Own S’Mores Kit

  • The Art Of S’Mores

  • $$$$$
  • Kit, Romantic, Cool

Making s’mores can get really romantic when you make it a creative act. This s’mores kit will allow your girlfriend (and you if she lets you) paint these arty marshmallows with colorful edible paint. Once the love-obsessed art is finished, you can use the chocolate and marshmallow that is also included to complete your creative work…and then eat it.

Funny Girlfriend Mug

  • For Sarcastic Lovers

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Cute, Cool

When you’re a funny guy, chances are your girlfriend is funny too. Honor both your great sense of humor with this novelty mug you can give her to show—well—you off whenever she has a cup of coffee. The mug reads “This Girl Has An Awesome Boyfriend” and comes complete with an arrow that points right to her! She’ll be tickled pink at this fun-loving home accessory.

Wooden Hearts Set

  • All The Hearts

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Keepsake, Romantic

This thoughtful set of hearts will remind your girlfriend how much you love and appreciate her. The quirky keepsake is made up of a wooden box that houses 15 different wood hearts, each with its own reason why you love her. She will enjoy revisiting these loving reminders anytime she needs to feel appreciated.

Tiffany Bedside Lamp

  • A Practical Romance

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Cool, Romantic

You can achieve romance with a bedside accessory that doesn’t even need to say “I love you” to express your heartfelt feelings for your girlfriend. This Tiffany lamp has all the artful poetry and romance within its intricate design. The stained glass contains a bouquet of flowers that she will behold every night when she warms up the room with this gorgeous lamp.

Foldable Travel Duffle Bag

  • Romantic Getaway-Ready

  • $$$$$
  • Accessories, Cool, Romantic

Get your girlfriend ready for your next weekend getaway or a vacation with each other when you give her this foldable duffle bag that will get her anywhere in style. The multiple compartments, easy organization, and perfect carry-on size will get her super-excited to plan your next trip…or maybe even your honeymoon.

Spa Gift Box

  • An All-Rounder

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Cool, Accessories

If you want an all-star gift box for your girlfriend, this gift box is the one for you. The 11 gifts will make her feel both pampered and comfy all at once. The set includes everything from a bath bomb, a shower steamer, and candle to a makeup mirror, novelty socks, and a dry bouquet. She will love the options the set gives her and will feel like a queen whenever she wants to.

Han And Leia Brooch Set

  • A Star Wars Love

  • $$$$$
  • Set, Cool, Romantic

When you want to get your girlfriend an awesome keepsake that you both can share, there’s nothing quite as cool as this Star Wars set of pins. She can wear the Princess Leia pin that says “I Love You,” while you wear the Han Solo pin that says “I Know.” The classic lines from the legendary film series will keep things funny and sweet between you for a long time.

Romantic Girlfriend Gifts FAQs

Are Gifts Necessary In a Relationship?

There are a number of reasons why giving gifts in a relationship will help build and maintain a solid foundation for a couple. Gifts are a wonderful way to show appreciation to your partner and to express your innermost feelings. Gifts make all shared and individual celebrations even better and are often a much-needed way to apologize when disagreements occur. At the end of the day, gifts are a great reason for your loved one to smile, which is all the reason you need.

What Type of Gifts Do Girlfriends Like?

Girlfriends tend to like any gift that feels intimate, personal, and given with knowledge of who she is. Jewelry is a traditional gift for girlfriends…just make sure you know what her birthstone is or whether she prefers silver or gold. Most other gifts fall into line in the same way: favorite foods, favorite experiences/cultures, favorite flowers, favorite books and entertainment, favorite animals, and favorite color, to name a few. Once you have got these appropriate choices in your gift-giving arsenal, you’ll be ready to wow her in many ways (1).

Is It Ok to Give a Gift on a First Date?

It is just fine to give a gift on a first date. Giving a gift can let the other person know that you’ve been thinking of them and assure them you are a thoughtful and kind person. Giving a gift on a first date can be a wonderful way to break the ice, so you both can relax and get to know each other better (2).

What Can I Get My Girlfriend Instead of Flowers?

There are so many alternatives to giving flowers to your girlfriend that you don’t have to feel forced into buying flowers regularly. Gift baskets are a terrific way to hone in on a particular love of hers and give her a treat that centers around it, such as coffee, chocolate, meat/cheese, or much more. Gifts that speak to her hobbies like art and knitting supplies work wonders, as well as nature-based gifts like an indoor herb garden or flowering kits she can enjoy. Anything that gets her involved in the gift will always be a hit.

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Maryana Vestic

Maryana Vestic is a Brooklyn-based writer, editor, and food photographer with a background in entertainment Business Affairs. She studied film at NYU, Irish Theatre Studies at Trinity College Dublin, and has an MFA in Creative Writing Nonfiction from The New School. She loves cooking, baking, hiking, and horror films, as well as running a local baking business in Brooklyn with her boyfriend.