Birthday Your 30s are definitely the new 20s. Whether or not she’s actually thrilled about the end of binge-drinking, f*ckboys, and being forced to figure it all out, entering a new decade definitely calls for an epic dirty-30 birthday celebration.
But before you two kick back the vodka shots (or maybe make that one shot since her post-30 tolerance is about to plummet), give her a gift that’ll encourage her to really enjoy this new stage of life. These thoughtful 30th birthday gift ideas — including a wine tote, a coffee maker, and a sleek watch — will make her excited to level-up a decade and officially enter adulthood.
Vintage 1990 Shirt
Help an ’90s baby embrace turning 30 with this Vintage 1990 shirt she can rock on her birthday and beyond.
Middle Finger Wine Glass
Is she not so over the moon to be entering her 30s? This wine glass is the perfect gag gift that shows how she really feels.
Personalized Birthday Gift Box
Short on time to shop? This personalized gift box does the hard work for you by assembling a specialized bundle of goodies that can be sent straight to your recipient.
This one includes a bath bomb, a candle, a customizable travel tumbler, and a small travel mirror marked with their initials, but you can also opt for a smaller, more affordable gift box to fit any budget.
Kate Spade Initial Necklace
This gold initial necklace is engraved with “one in a million” on the reverse side — a cute reminder for your BFF that she can rock daily.
Nordstrom Moonlight Short Pajamas
Now that she’s 30, it’s time to replace old T-shirts with proper sleepwear! She’ll love this cozy pajama set that’s made from a seriously soft modal material.
Three Circle Necklace
This sterling silver necklace is made up of three rings, each representing a decade of life. It’s simple, yet elegant, and perfect for everyday wear.
Greetabl Customizable Gift Box
If you can’t be near your loved one on their special day, send them a sweet custom Greetabl box to let them know that they’re in your thoughts.
Start by selecting the pattern of your box — there are so many fun options to choose from! Then, pick a present (or two) with a selection of gift cards and add-ons, like a sleek candle and Sugarfina gummies. Finally, personalize it with fun photos and a sweet message that’ll make them smile.
New York Times Custom Front Page Puzzle
Extra, extra, read all about it! This entertaining custom puzzle features the exact front page of The New York Times from the day they were born.
The included 500 pieces may keep them occupied until their next birthday, but once built, the result is a unique and historical memento they’ll want to treasure forever.
Birth Constellation Star Map
This customizable birthdate constellation map is a present they’ll be particularly proud to show off. Submit their specific birth date and location to generate a one-of-a-kind star pattern that’s just as unique as they are. They’ll be floored to have a beautifully framed representation of the day they were born.
Birthstone Wishing Balls
These stunning speckled birthstone-toned balls are a symbolic way to welcome a new year of growth. Included are 52 small slips of paper which make it easy for your recipient to jot down messages of hope or gratitude every week, inspiring them to keep hitting new milestones as they enter a new decade.