The next big milestone after 21, the big three-oh is cause for celebration, because they’re still young enough for the fun factor, but old enough for some serious partying – it’s the best of both worlds! Search through our list of 30th birthday gift ideas that will shake off those post-20 blues, and make them see that life really does begin at 30.
30th Birthday Photo Collage
A unique 30th birthday gift idea, this photo collage uses 25-40 photographs to make up the number 30, and comes in 3 formats – printed, printed and framed, and digital download only.
30th Birthday Silver Necklace
Commemorate her past 3 decades with a sterling silver necklace on which hang 3 pretty rings – gold vermeil, sterling silver, and rose gold vermeil – in a choice of 3 different lengths.
Lucky Feather Vibrant Thirty 14K Bracelet
With one bead representing each year, this adjustable cord bracelet holds thirty 14K gold dipped beads, making it an unusual gift for the lady who’s leaving her 20s behind.
30th Birthday Decorations
Balloons, banners, tassels, and more balloons make up this party pack which will make any 30th birthday go with a rose-gold bang. Includes 40” number 30, 15 tassels, and numerous balloons.
Level 30 Complete T-Shirt
If age was counted in levels, it would sound so much cooler! This tee does just that, with a games controller graphic and the words ‘Level 30 Complete’ on the front.
Chart the past thirty years with a scratch off map of the world. Simply rub the gold covering off to reveal a colorful reminder of the journey so far.
30 AF T-Shirt
30 AF’ could mean 30 and fabulous, even though we know it doesn’t! This t-shirt comes in 5 colors and a variety of sizes to suit everybody and every body.
Pop Ups 30th Birthday Greeting Card
A special birthday deserves a special card, and this one lives up to the name. Open the envelope and out pops a cascade of celebratory splendor, dominated by the number 30.
Personalized Birthday Candle
30 – that’s a lot of candles on a cake, so why not swap them for this single personalized soy candle that smells of cake, and burns for approx. 50 hours, instead?
Birth Month Flower Grow Kit
Say it with flowers, thanks to these cute growing kits which come with soilless growing medium, cork lid, glass pot, instructions, and seeds for the recipient’s birth month bloom.
Happy 30th Birthday Flask Gift Set
Ideal for celebrating on the go, this handsome stainless steel flask holds 10oz and comes embossed with a birthday greeting, along with 2 shot glasses and a funnel for no-mess pouring.
Birth Month Mini Dish
Handcrafted from stained glass, each dainty trinket dish is fashioned along the theme of a month’s birthstone, and finished with a flourish of color-matched beads and crystals on copper wire.
Birthstone Wishing Balls
Make a wish every week for a year with a birthstone wishing ball, which comes with 52 slips of ‘wishing’ paper to be written on and deposited within the beautiful spheres.
Lavender Bath Gift
The birthday girl will appreciate some peace and calm after her birthday celebrations, and that’s exactly what these Himalayan Salts, soy candle, and season-dependent chocolate-themed hot drink will give her.
Tea from Around the World Set
Tea lovers will love the tea that comes in this set of ten tubes, each containing enough leaves for 8-10 delicious cups of different single-estate teas from around the world.
Personalized 30th Birthday Print
Personalize this 30th birthday memento which comes with a special message and plenty of space for friends and family to sign, delivered as a digital download ready for you to print.
Little Miss Thirty Mug
All grown-up kids will recognize the Little Miss characters, and now the birthday girl can have a mug featuring Little Miss Thirty to help her morning start with a smile.
Straight Outta My Twenties T-Shirt
Straight Outta My Twenties is a fun play on the iconic movie, and this t-shirt is a fun way to announce to the world that he is no longer a 20-something!
Parlor Ice Cream Mixing Set
Once you lick the toppings off, all you’re left with is ice-cream, but this freezable mixing board allows you to create your own ice-cream by combining toppings which also become ‘bottomings’.
Birthday Cake in a Mug
Buying 30th birthday gifts is a mug’s game – this sweet set comes with a decorated mug, and enough ingredients for 2 delicious microwave ‘cup’ cakes to share or stash.
If the birthday girl is hosting a dinner party, this cotton and polyester apron will keep her looking clean and fresh while cooking, with a nod to her brand new age.
Major Scale Musical Wine Glasses Party Set
Make sweet music with this gift of 8 wine glasses which have been labelled with sandblasted fill-lines, each one depicting a different note. Simply pour and play – sheet music included.
Straight Outta My Twenties Personalized Beer Mug
Playing on the cult movie, this glass mug displays the famous logo, with the words ‘Straight Outta My Twenties” on the front, and optional name in black vinyl on the back.
Personalized Scented Soy Candle
If you know someone who’s thirty, flirty, and thriving, this is the gift for them! In 4, 8, or 16oz size, this soy candle comes in a choice of delicious scents.
LA Times Custom Birthday Book
30 birthdays, and each one commemorated with the front page of the LA Times from that date, bound together in a hardback cover with gold embossed name, and dedication inside.
Party Like it's 1989 T-Shirt
The ‘artist’ formerly known as 29 will adore this t-shirt which changes those well-known lyrics to the year of their birth – in this case, 1989 – perfect for 30th birthdays.
30th Birthday Crown
The queen of birthdays will adore parading around the party with this miniature crown that glitters and sparkles as she moves, proudly displaying the number 30 as she celebrates.
Dirty Thirty Glitter Satin Sash
Leave party goers in no doubt as to who is celebrating what with this pink and white sash that proclaims that the wearer is ‘dirty thirty’. Glittery, girly, and attention-grabbing.
Precious Dipped Lace Heart Necklace
These incredibly unique heart pendants are made from antique lace, which is dipped in wax before being encased in copper and 24K gold, to keep the romance of the original intact.
Rainbow Shot Glass Set
Somewhere over the rainbow…is a shot set that’s perfect for parties. The oak board holds the 12 colorful glasses securely, and comes with handles so the host doesn’t spill a drop!
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