15 Perfect Birthday Gift Ideas for Your Best Friend

What's better than a friend?  Your BEST friend!

When your BFF's birthday is coming up, you want to do something special to let them know how much they mean to you.

Are you thinking of ideas for their milestone birthday, the holidays, or a just-because kind of gift? Not sure what to get them? Don't worry—Birthday Butler has you covered.

From new takes on the friendship bracelets of your youth to personalized best friend wall art, plants, and more, there's something on this list that everyone can enjoy. Explore these 15 perfect birthday ideas for your best friend. 

  1. Why You're My Bestie Book

This fill-in-the-blank book allows you to personalize each page with things you love about your best friend before you wrap it up and gift it to them. Via Amazon

birthday gift ideas for best friend

  1. Saturn Brass Hair Pin

This pretty handmade hair pin upgrades any basic updo—perfect for your most stylish friend. Via Etsy

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  1. Actual Handwriting Bracelet

Write your bestie a note, snap a picture of it, and have your real handwriting turned into the coolest modern-day friendship bracelet ever. Via Etsy

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  1. Amethyst Crystal Air Plant

This beautiful amethyst air plant isn't just a beautiful addition to their decor, it also comes with a card that says "you're a gem," to remind them how much you appreciate them. Via Etsy

birthday gift ideas for best friend

  1. Organic Kitchen Herb Gardening Kit

If your BFF loves to cook, this herb growing kit will help them start their own fresh herb garden right in their own kitchen. Via Etsy

birthday gift ideas for best friend

  1. Island Therapy Bag

This Island Therapy bag is a perfect way to bring some sunshine into your best friend's life, whether at home or away. A wonderful assortment of travel sized products containing a 2 oz. size of lotion, oil, creme scrub, shower gel, sugar rub & body butter which will help you unwind and de-stress after a particularly difficult day or the perfect collection for an on the go ritual! 

birthday gift ideas for best friend

  1. Aromatherapy Diffuser & Essential Oil Set

The set includes the most popular wood grain essential oil diffuser (500ml upgraded version) and the top 6 100% natural essential oils. Lavender, tea tree, peppermint, eucalyptus, lemongrass and sweet orange essential oils go perfectly with Homasy ultrasonic oil diffuser to bring inviting, lively, and aromatic scent. Via Amazon

birthday gift ideas for best friend

  1. Custom Zodiac Pocket Mirror

For your astrology-obsessed bestie, this mirror featuring their zodiac sign (and a personalized message from you!) is a thoughtful pick. Via Etsy  They'll think of you every time they use it!

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  1. Merlot Infused Coffee

If your bestie's two favorite indulgences are coffee and wine, this merlot-infused coffee is the best of both worlds. Via Uncommon Goods 

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  1. 'You Got This' Stamped Coffee Spoon

Speaking of coffee, this adorable stamped coffee spoon will help your best friend get through even their sleepiest or most stressed out mornings. Via Etsy

They'll feel like they have a personal cheerleader every morning!

birthday gift ideas for best friend

  1. "You're A Limited Edition" Candle

Choose a scent you know your friend will love (lavender and sage or spicy blood orange?) to pair perfectly with the reminder that they're a limited edition kind of friend. Via The 125 Collection

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  1. Black and Gold Birthday Centerpiece

Our black and gold birthday banner and stand make the perfect centerpiece for a table or any other flat surface.  Easy and elegant, it looks great for a milestone birthday or any other. Your BFF can celebrate anytime with our Celebration Stand for those impromptu gatherings of friends or neighborhood visits.

birthday gift ideas for best friend

  1. Personalized Best Friend Wall Art

This Personalized Best Friend Wall Art is for the BFF that you can't live without. Customize this piece to give your friend the reminder that she is the ultimate bestie in your life. Choose a cute quote to include in the artwork as a sentimental way to say "I love you" to your BFF. Every art print is made from an original sketch. Via Glacelis

birthday gift ideas for best friend

  1. Zink Polaroid Snap Instant Digital Camera

The Polaroid Snap instant digital camera captures all the fun and spontaneity of the legacy Polaroid instant camera in an easy, compact package. Simply point and click to print vibrant, high-quality photos that you can share, no computer connections needed. Via Amazon

woman with polaroid camera

  1. Gingham Cooler

This cooler is the perfect accessory for your stylish friend. For a cooler, it can be a splurge, but the design is hard to beat. Via Serena and Lily

birthday gift ideas for best friend


Our friends make our lives extra special. Whether it's a virtual birthday party, or a special birthday gift, help them feel loved on their special day. 

birthday gift ideas for best friend