Christmas gifts for teenage girls should be easy to find, but the wide range of teen gift ideas out there can actually make Christmas buying more difficult! We’ve brought together a list with something for everyone, from the youngest teen to the one who won’t be for much longer!
97 Things to Do Before You Finish High School
High school is an important part of any teenager’s life, but this book teaches teens how to do 97 awesome things that no teacher is going to teach them.
Long Distance Touch Bracelet Set
Even when you can’t be together, this bracelet will tell her you’re thinking about her; whenever you tap the front of yours, hers will illuminate and vibrate too.
Hawaiian Shaved Ice Machine
She can make snow cones and slushies with this fab shaved ice and snow cone maker, which produces the softest, fluffiest ‘snow’ for the perfect frozen treats.
Ugly Christmas Sweaters for Dog Lovers
The perfect cozy gift for your dog-loving teens! 30+ dog breeds available.
Give her a place to chill out and relax with this beautiful hammock chair, which is available in four gorgeous colors and is suitable for both indoor and outdoor use.
Puzzle Pod Cryptex Brain Teaser & Coin Bank
So near and yet so far! Imagine the frustration of being able to see their gift on Christmas morning but not be able to touch it until they have solved the clues. Mean? Maybe. Fun? Absolutely. Give them clues to crack the code before finally getting their hands on the prize.
The New Braiding Handbook
The perfect gift for teenage girls who love to style their hair! This book offers easy to follow guides for 60 classic braids with an up to date twist. From up or down ‘dos, and even half-up ‘dos, this guide makes light work of complicated looking braids.
Personalized Name Necklace
Any girl who likes jewelry should have a name necklace, and this one is incredibly pretty. Made from 18k gold plated stainless steel, this hypoallergenic and tarnish resistant necklace features an 18” + 2” adjustable chain, along with her name in a beautifully flowing font.
Whether you’re shopping for a daughter who’s away at college or your best friend, this pair of friendship lamps makes a beautiful Christmas gift for teenage girls. When one of the lamps is touched, the other lights up with a gentle glow, reminding her that she’s in your thoughts.
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens
Instil a ‘go get ‘em’ attitude in your teen with this highly informative book, ‘The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens’. Packed with strategies to help them deal effectively with peers, parents, self-image and more, this book is a brilliant blueprint for navigating those often turbulent teenage years.
UGG Fluff Yeah Slippers
Treat her feet to some serious comfort and style with a pair of UGG fluffy slide slippers. Available in dozens of awesome colors and patterns, these fleecy slippers have everything the brand is known for, and are made from dyed sheepskin so she’ll feel like she’s walking on a cloud.
Give her the moon – literally – with this enchanting night light. Perfect for amateur astronomers or those who just love moon-gazing, this gentle lamp is USB rechargeable and can be switched from yellow to white with one simple touch. Three sizes – from 3.5 to 5.9 inches – are available.
A spot spells disaster for most teenage girls, especially if they have a big occasion looming. Help them disguise and deal with unsightly zits with a pack of Mighty Patch spot treatments. Ideal for wearing overnight to dry up blemishes faster, they also blend into the skin for wearing under make-up.
MunchPak Snacks From Around The World
Give her tastebuds a global treat every month with one of the amazing gift boxes from MunchPak. Choose from the 5, 10, or 20 snack plan, and she will receive specially curated sweet and savory snacks from around the world, along with a travel guide and optional soda, too.
Whether she wants subtle flashes of color or a full-on rainbow mermaid effect, this set of hair chalk combs will allow her to achieve it without damaging the hair. With 6 vibrant colors included, the special comb applicators make it super easy to have temporary color with no nasty chemicals involved.
PhoneSoap 3 UV Smartphone Sanitizer & Universal Charger
Help her keep her phone sanitized with the PhoneSoap 3. Designed to clean as it charges, this case will accommodate any smart phone, including the bigger iPhone 11 Pro Max. The two UV-C bulbs destroy 99.99% of germs and bacteria, leaving her with a phone that’s clean and hygienic in the morning.
Keep Calm and Smoosh on Bulldog Shirt
Whether she loves dogs in general or just adores English Bulldogs in particular, this tee will make an irresistible Christmas gift. With 7 heather colors to choose from, this fun shirt features a squishy-faced bulldog riding a trike, with the words ‘Keep Calm & Smoosh On’ on the front.
DIY Candle Making Kit
Scented candles add a touch of luxury and ambience to any home, and with this kit she can design and make her own. Containing not only the soy wax, dyes, and fragrances needed, but also all the equipment and instructions, this kit could even lead to a small business idea!
Personal Ice Cream Maker Machine
She can have a steady supply of homemade ice cream whenever she needs it with this electric ice cream maker. She’ll be able to choose healthier, tastier ingredients than store bought versions, and within just 30 minutes she will have 16 cups of fresh ice cream, gelato, sorbet, or frozen yogurt.
The Driving Book
Driving is a lot more involved than just passing a test, as any parent knows. Make sure she’s equipped to deal with any driving scenario by giving her The Driving Book. Packed with guidance on anything from changing a tyre to driving in snow, it’s essential reading for any new driver.
100 Movies Bucket List Poster
There are some movies that have to be watched at least once, and this poster will ensure she sees 100 of the best ones ever made. With titles such as The Notebook, Titanic, and American Psycho, each square can be scratched off once the movie is finished to reveal powerful artwork underneath.
Shattered Glass Ceiling Necklace
The perfect Christmas gift for teenage girls, the Shattered Glass Ceiling Necklace will remind her of what she can achieve. Paying homage to how far women have come, and how far they can go, this symbolic pendant contains cracked glass between two solid panes on a 24” sterling silver chain.
Cherry Blossom Bonsai Tree Lights
Utterly beautiful, this cherry blossom bonsai tree will make a stunning addition to any teenage girl’s bedroom. Standing at 18” high, each of the 48 LED lights is covered with rubber cherry blossoms to provide a gentle glow, while the branches can be bent into whatever shape she likes.
Washable Silk Scrunchie Trio
Forget rubber bands that damage the hair – if she wants to tie hers back in as gentle a way as possible, these silk scrunchies are for her. Made from 100% washable silk, this trio of scrunchies come in three pretty colors, and feature adjustable pull tabs for the perfect fit.
Cereal Killer Spoon
Even those with a dark sense of humor need to eat their breakfast, which is why this funny spoon makes such a great gift. Stamped with the words ‘cereal killer’, this silver plated spoon is available in two sizes and arrives ready-wrapped in kraft paper and bakers’ twine for gifting.
Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera
If she’s a selfie queen, give her the joy of having actual physical photographs instantly with the Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 camera. Fitted with an integral selfie mirror, this camera will produce 62 x 46 millimeter photographs and comes in a range of vibrant colors.
Paint by Sticker Book
Coloring in has been around for a while now as a means to relax and de-stress, but what about painting by stickers? This totally absorbing art form will allow her to recreate twelve iconic works of art – including Mona Lisa, and Flaming June – using stickers instead of paints or pencils.
Apple AirPods Pro
Apple AirPods will totally immerse her in her music while still allowing her to be aware of her surroundings, thanks to the invaluable Transparency Mode. Sweat and water-resistant, these ear buds come with three differently-sized tips and their own wireless charging case, as well as quick access to Siri.
Covid-19 will be around for a long time yet, so put a fashionable slant on it with this fun t-shirt for teenage girls. Available in a choice of burgundy or charcoal, this super soft tee is comfy and casual, and features the word ‘Quaranteen’ across the front.
FOREO LUNA Facial Cleansing Brush
A good skin care routine is an important part of growing up, so give her a head start with the Foreo Luna Facial Cleansing Brush. Removing 99.5% of dirt, grease, and dead skin, this hygienic brush features two surfaces to deal with the different zones of the face.
Philips Hue LightStrip
This easy to install Phillips light strip will add a beautiful glow to her bedroom or bathroom, and because it works with the Hue Hub app, it can be controlled from anywhere in the home. She can change colors, activate a motion sensor, and dim or brighten the glow.
Billie Razor Starter Kit
Treat her skin to a nick-free shave with the award-winning Billie Razor Starter Kit, and every 1, 2, or 3 months she will receive a delivery of fresh blades to replace the ones she’s used. What’s more, a magnetic holder keeps it high and dry when it’s not in use.
Women in Science Book
Whether she’s a bit of a geek or just champions women who’ve achieved the seemingly unachievable, ‘Women in Science’ makes for compulsive reading. Packed with the stories of 50 women who changed history in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math, it’s an inspiring read for any forward-thinking young woman.
Teen Coloring Books
Help her de-stress after a long day at school, college, or work with this delightful coloring book for teenage girls. Containing 36 coloring pages filled with designs that will appeal to teens, this book will encourage her to relax as she creates her mini works of art.
3 in 1 Charging Station
If all her devices happen to be Apple, this charging station will help her keep her nightstand neat and tidy, while ensuring her equipment is fully charged. Made to hold an Apple watch, AirPods, and an iPhone, this station is compact and sturdy, and available in 4 different colors.
Cooluli Mini Fridge
She can use this mini fridge in her room to keep cans or cosmetics cold, or take it on the road as it’s fully portable. Measuring just 10.75” high, this little cooler has a 4 liter capacity and can run with a power cord or a USB, so it’s totally flexible.
You Grow Girl Planter
Rooms always look nicer, not to mention feeling fresher, when there’s a plant or two around, so give her a planter that inspires her. Made from clay and hand painted in either black and white or natural and white, this sweet pot comes with the words ‘You Grow Girl’ on the front.
Weighted Blanket For Anxiety Relief
She might think she’s too old for cuddles at bedtime, but that doesn’t mean she doesn’t need one now and again. This weighted blanket gives sleepers the feeling of being hugged, and has been shown to reduce stress and anxiety, and improve sleep in those who need a little coddling.
THINX Period-Proof Underwear
Make her more comfortable during her period with this Thinx Period Starter Kit. Made to absorb up to 4 tampons’ worth of menstrual flow, this underwear (brief, bikini, and shorty) can replace other period products on lighter days, or act as insurance against leaks on those heavier flow days.
Make sure she gets her 5 a day with this personal, portable blender. Lightweight and easy to carry by the integral wrist strap, this mini blender will run for 20-30 minutes on a single charge, and will give her freshly blended protein shakes, smoothies, and even all-natural face masks wherever she is.
Frappuccino Bath Bombs
Totally adorable and just right for the teenager who spends time in coffee shops, these Starbucks-inspired bath bombs will make the perfect gift. Made with cocoa butter and olive oil, these bombs come in mini takeaway cups in a variety of ‘flavors’, and use environmentally-friendly glitter for the perfect shimmer.
Neon Love Sign
Neon lights make cool Christmas gifts for teenage girls, and this one is particularly suitable. Spelling out ‘love’ in a pretty script, this brightly-glowing hot pink light can be wall-mounted, or just propped up on a desk for a more laissez-faire vibe as it stays cool no matter how long it’s lit.
Holographic Fanny Pack
Why have a plain fanny pack when you can have a holographic one? Make sure she’s noticed with this awesome waist bag that comes in a variety of shimmering colors, from an oil slick black to a delicate rose gold. Lightweight and water-resistant, it’s roomy enough for all her everyday essentials.
Cute Sheet Masks
These face masks are so much fun that she’ll probably forget they’re nourishing her skin. With six in a pack, these character masks all offer different benefits and are perfect for sleepovers. With a panda, llama, unicorn, cheetah, otter, and mermaid in the set, the photo opportunities just can’t be ignored!
Not Today Shirt
Some days she’s raring to go and others she just wants to say ‘Not Today’. Save her the trouble of speaking with this super cute t-shirt. It comes in a huge variety of pretty colors, and features a cat ‘splooting’ on the front with those very words printed underneath.
Theragun Percussive Therapy Massage Device
Active teens will expect a few aches, pains, and sports-related injuries from time to time, but that doesn’t mean they have to put up with them. The Theragun delivers a powerful deep muscle percussive therapy – up to 60% deeper than other systems – in a whisper-quiet hand set.
Glow in The Dark Throw Blanket
Just as snuggly on her bed as it will be on the couch, this glow in the dark blanket will fill her with wonder and wise words. Decorated with glowing stars and inspirational words like ‘love’ and ‘relaxing’, this soft fleece throw will wrap her in positivity and comfort.
DIY Charm Bracelet Making Kit
If she’s an art and crafty kind of girl, or just enjoys pretty jewelry, she’ll love this charm bracelet kit. With enough supplies to make 2 bracelets and 3 necklaces, this set also comes with dozens of beautiful charms, beads, and trinkets so she can customize each one.
Gel Nail Polish Starter Kit
Give her everything she’ll need to get started in the wonderful world of nail art with this fabulous gel nail polish starter kit. With six gorgeous gel polishes, one top and base coat, and a fast curing nail gel lamp included, this set also comes with nail art tools and sparkly gems.
Mechanical Gear Treasure Box
Utterly beautiful and totally absorbing, this wooden puzzle will keep her occupied for hours. With 123 pre-cut pieces included, this kit builds into an intriguing mechanical gear treasure box which she can set her own code for, from the 810 combinations possible.
Tiny Gold Initial Heart Necklace
Does she like understated jewelry? If so, this dainty initial necklace will make a wonderful Christmas gift. Made from 14K gold plated brass, this tiny hypoallergenic lead and nickel-free heart charm comes engraved with the initial of your choice, and hangs on a delicate 14” to 16” chain.
Quarantine Gift Box
Make sure she makes the most of quarantine with this incredibly luxurious self-care gift box. Packed with pampering goodies such as a sunshine and champagne candle, rose scented bath salts, and creamy body butter, this box also includes a stunning pearl drop necklace and a shimmery gold hand sanitizer spray.
Lavender Felt Letter Board
Whether she uses it for posting on the ‘gram, or for leaving inspirational messages or reminders to herself, this felt notice board will make a fun Christmas gift for teenage girls. Covered in a pretty lavender felt, this board comes with 300 white letters and characters in an attractive oak frame.
Pink Rose Quartz Jade Roller
Ideal for teenage skin, this pink rose quartz jade roller is brilliant at improving circulation and reducing puffiness, including under the eyes. Cooling and soothing, it can be used with or without a moisturizer, and is also suitable for using on the neck, arms, legs, and anywhere else that might need it.
Makeup Vanity Mirror with Lights
The perfect addition to her beauty regime, this lighted mirror offers 2x/5x/10x magnification in separate panels which is handy for tweezing or precision make-up application. Fitted with LED lights, the brightness can be adjusted by touching the screen until the desired effect is achieved, while the angle can also be changed.
We Should All Be Feminists
Championing the women’s cause can often be frowned upon, and decried as ‘radical’. Based on the incredible TEDx talk, ‘We Should All Be Feminists’ is a thought-provoking, essential read for any teenage girl, which explores what it means to be a woman – and a feminist – in today’s complicated world.
Start Where You Are: A Journal for Self-Exploration
Being her is a great place to start, and this interactive journal will help her on her journey forward into self-discovery. ‘Start Where You Are’ is a thoughtful way for girls to navigate life by getting to know themselves first, through drawing, writing, prompts, and inspirational quotes.
Not A Hugger Cactus Shirt
Some people like to hug, while others prefer to keep a little distance. If your daughter belongs to the latter camp, this t-shirt will let people know in a funny and gentle way that she likes her personal space. Perfect for cactus lovers, it’s fun and informative at the same time.
Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer And Volumizer Hot Air Brush
Now she can have voluminous, shiny hair without the need for a sparate dryer and brush with this clever system from Revlon. Designed to add body and reduce frizz in half the time of a standard dryer, this system comes with three heat/speed settings plus a cool option for setting.
She can unleash her inner hippy with this One Step Tie Dye Kit. Five vibrant permanent dyes are included, as well as protective gloves, rubber bands, bottles, and full instructions on how to add a wild child vibe to t-shirts, dresses, and more.
Normal People Scare Me Hoodie
If she likes quirky, out of the box people, this sweatshirt will make a fab Christmas gift. Available in a huge range of colors, this sweater comes with the words ‘Normal People Scare Me’ on the front, letting everyone know that it’s ok to be a little off the wall and different.
Scratch Art Box of Rainbow Mini Notes
Whether she likes leaving notes for herself or for the rest of the family (keep out of my room, bro), these little notes from Melissa & Doug will add color to her musings. Using the wooden stylus to ‘write’ will reveal vibrantly rainbow colors which show through the matte black coating.
Influencer: Building Your Personal Brand in the Age of Social Media
A lot of teenage girls will follow several influencers on social media, but this book will show her how to be one instead. ‘Influencer: Building Your Personal Brand in the Age of Social Media’ will show her all the tricks of the trade to get herself noticed and start earning money.
Oversized Hoodie Blanket Sweatshirt
Snuggling down with a good book or movie and a cup of cocoa is many people’s idea of bliss, so make sure she’s warm and cozy while she does it with this oversized hoodie blanket. Made from the softest Sherpa fleece, it comes with internal and external pockets for all her belongings.
Colorful LED Marquee Letter Lights
Put her name, or at least her initial, up in lights with this very pretty marquee sign. Standing at 8.86” high, this remote controlled color changing sign can be set with one of 16 choices of colors and 4 modes of flashing so she can get it ‘just so’ for her room.
Watercolor Brush Pens
Watercolor brush pens add a new dimension to art, as they combine the beauty of watercolor paints, with the ease of felt tip pens. There are 20 colors in this set, which will allow her to create the most beautiful masterpieces in vibrant color, without the mess and inconvenience.
Roses are a true token of love whoever they’re from, but unlike the fresh variety, these ones will last forever. USB and battery powered, this stunning rose bush lamp features 24 perfectly formed blooms, each of which contains a tiny LED light for a soft, gentle glow to any room.
Funny Teen T-Shirt
The world revolves around teenagers (or at least they like to think it does), so give her a t-shirt which proclaims to the world just how amazing she really is.
String Lights for Hanging Photos
Don’t hide all those photos away in albums – have her display them loud and proud with a string of LED photo clips which can hold 20 pics at a time.
Calm the F*ck Down: An Irreverent Adult Coloring Book
If you have a teenage girl in the family, you will know that some are prone to, shall we say, less than sunny moods occasionally. So give them the gift of artful zen with a side of cursing, and let them color in what they’re not allowed to say out loud!
Razor Hovertrax 2.0 Hoverboard Self-Balancing Smart Scooter
Wherever your teenager wants to go, she can go there quicker thanks to this Hoverboard Self-Balancing Smart Scooter. The super-quiet engine can reach speeds of up to 8 mph, and the self-levelling technology makes it the smoothest ride available, while the impressive blue LED lighting will make her stand out in a crowd.
Things They Don't Teach You in School Game
No trivia is useless and it makes for very interesting conversations, which is just as well as this game reveals 400 fun facts and random trivia that’ll give every player an edge.
Rocketbook Reusable Notebook
The RocketBook makes a great Christmas gift for teenage girls, as they can write all their journal entries, then scan them and send them to the cloud before wiping the pages clean.
Bubble Tea Kit
Bubble tea can now be enjoyed at home thanks to this fun kit, which includes two types of tea and tapioca pearls for the perfect brew, along with two reusable straws.
Philips Sonicare AirFloss Rechargeable Electric Flosser
If flossing has become a repetitive chore, this gadget will catch your eye. The Electric Flosser removes up to five times more plaque than through regular brushing, and helps improve gum health. Just fill it with water or mouthwash for an easy cleaning routine.
Play dough has been given an upgrade with this grown-up version which is infused with essential oils to calm, invigorate, or enhance her mood, while keeping that fidgeting at bay.
Wreck This Journal: Now in Color
Kids have been using journals forever to say what they don’t want to say out loud, and the Wreck This Journal goes a step further by encouraging them to express themselves using color – no writing involved! From poking holes in paper to scratching shapes on pages, this is a great alternative to a Dear Diary.
Post-it Cat Figure Pop-up Note Dispenser
This little kitty is the purr-fect gift for girls who love animals, and will brighten up even the dullest homework day. Simply pull one post-it note off the pad, and another will be there ready to be grabbed with one hand, meaning they won’t even have to ‘paws’ in their homework to remove one!
Harry Potter Paperback Box Set
Any Harry Potter fan will wand-er how they ever got by without this boxset! Containing all seven of the books, this is a spellbinding gift for Hogwarts addicts everywhere. Whether they have never read the books, or read them a hundred times, this boxset is one to be treasured.
Teach her to let go gracefully with the Samadhi board, which uses water instead of paints to create beautiful drawings, which slowly fade as the water evaporates. Meditative and calming.
HoodiePillow Hooded Pillowcase
For the teenager who can’t be parted from his or her hoodie, this pillowcase provides familiar surroundings for their head. The soft pillowcase comes with a drawstring hood and a pocket for a phone, with a porthole for headphone leads to ensure there are no tangling mishaps. A great gift for a ‘sound’ night’s sleep.
Tweexy Wearable Nail Polish Holder
This Christmas stocking stuffer really nails this gift giving lark. Solve the problem of your teenager needing a third hand to hold the nail polish – this ‘ring’ does the job for her, holding the bottle steady and leaving her other hand free to paint without interruption.
Lump of Coal in Glacial Blue Gift Box
It’s the time of year when toddlers, kids, and teenagers ramp up the good behavior to avoid getting a limp of coal in their Christmas stocking. Make them sweat, just a little, by giving them the gift of coal, all wrapped up in a pretty box. And then duck.
Literary Insults Chart
Give her a comeback for every occasion with this fab poster, which shows insults and put-downs from some of history’s most famous wordsmiths, such as William Shakespeare and Jonathan Swift.
Mochi Ice Cream Kit
Have her master the art of mochi making with a kit which provides pretty much everything she needs to get started in this fun Japanese activity, which is perfect for sleepovers.
Henna Temporary Tattoo Kit
Whether she’s hankering after a tattoo or just likes temporary body art, this henna kit will make a great Christmas gift, as each design will stay on the skin for 7-10 days.
Etude House My Beauty Tool Lovely Etti Hair Band
Beauty conscious teens and tweens will adore this super cute headband for when they’re performing their nightly skincare routines. The thick and comfy band holds hair away from the face, while the cute Etti-shaped ears add the fun factor to what might otherwise feel like a chore.
Girl in Pieces
Life can be tough for teenagers, and it always helps to read a book which draws them in and which they can identify with. Girl in Pieces will captivate the reader as she gets pulled along on Charlie’s journey of loss, love, self-harm and ultimately, survival.
Dodow Sleep Aid Device
The Dodow sleep aid device will help you to fall asleep faster by relaxing and guiding you with its light system. Sits comfortably on your night table for easy-to-reach comfort. Excellent for those who have troubled thoughts, stress, or chronic insomnia!
Drink More Water Bottle
This bottle does the nagging so you don’t have to! Printed with reminders and motivational phrases, this glass and stainless steel bottle will ensure she stays hydrated all day.
iHome Bluetooth Color Changing Alarm Clock
“iHome, iHome, it’s off to work (or school) we go” with the iHome Bluetooth clock radio and alarm. This gorgeous color changing device can wake up even the heaviest-sleeper gently with Bluetooth audio, FM radio, or one of its many tones. And best of all, it can be used to take calls from your cell.
EcoSphere Closed Aquatic Ecosystem
Now this is a fascinating gift for anyone this Christmas! The ecosphere is completely enclosed, and yet the shrimp, microorganisms, and algae that live inside survive, because the sphere contains everything they need to live! All it requires is a warm-ish position with plenty of light.
Warm Winter Fleece Lounge Pajama Bottom Pants
Even the most ardent of fashion aficionados know the value of comfort, and what could be more comfy than warm, fleecy lounge pants? Available in a variety of fun, wintry patterns and colors, these pyjama bottoms are a Godsend to teenage girls who love to lounge in style.
Diy Nail Art
Nail the art of gift giving this Christmas with a book full of easy to follow tutorials on how to produce beautiful nail art creations. Whether they are looking for fruity, frilly, or fabulously colorful, girls can learn how to reproduce each design, step by step.
Fin Fun Mermaid Tails for Swimming with Monofin
When teenage girls think of a career they would love, how many secretly think of a mermaid? Now they can channel their inner Ariel by slipping into a mermaid tail and having oceans of fun in the water. These beautiful tails naturally produce that iconic mermaid motion and allow for faster, stronger swimming.
Bliss Gardens Air Plant Terrarium
Plants will invariably die in a teenager’s room as they often forget to water them. This air plant is different. The box contains everything they need to create a little haven in their room that requires next to no maintenance, and even comes with a beautiful rose quartz for inner harmony.
Exploding Kittens Card Game
If you’re looking for a gift for a teenage girl this Christmas, Exploding Kittens is a great choice! Not as gory as it sounds, it’s a board game with a difference – players take it in turns to draw cards, but beware the Exploding Kitten, which can only be saved with a belly rub or catnip sandwiches!
Letters to Open When...
This is such a beautiful gift, not only for teenagers but for anyone who wants to give someone a reminder of how special they are. This set of twelve prompted letters can either be filled in by the giver, or can be given blank for the recipient to fill out for someone else.
Q&A a Day: 5-Year Journal
This journal will fascinate any teenage girl who receives it as a gift. Each day begins with a single question, to which they write the answer down. When they get to the end of the year they simply start again, and read how much their mind-set has changed in a year, two years or even 5 years.
LED String Lights Dimmable with Remote Control
You know that feeling when the Christmas decorations come down and everything looks dull? At least your teenager’s room will still look beautiful with a whopping 33 ft. of remote controlled fairy lights, all strung together on moldable copper wire. Lights can be dimmed, brightened, flashed or turned off, all at the touch of a button.
Natural Himalayan Hand Carved Salt Lamp
With teenagers spending so much time using electrical gadgets, a Himalayan salt Lamp is a must. Not only do they look stunning, but they are proven to reduce electromagnetic radiation and purify the air, while improving sleep by transforming damaging positive ions to beneficial negative ions. A health-giving gift even they will love.
How to Survive Anything
Prep your teen for any eventuality with this witty but interesting book about surviving anything! From a natural disaster to humiliating laughter, this book will teach your teenager how to deal with it all. (It also includes advice on how to be nicer to parents! Very useful indeed!)
Rapid Mac Cooker
Mac and Cheese is the ultimate comfort food, especially in winter. Have it ready in a fraction of the time with this clever microwave gadget which makes it in just 5 minutes.
Custom Moon Phase Necklace
Fabulously different, this lunar pendant will show the phase of the moon exactly as it was on the date you provide, and can be supplied with an optional initial charm, too.
Leave a Little Sparkle Earrings
The world always needs more glitter, and with these earrings your teenage girl can bring a little sparkle to any occasion, because life can be dull without it.
Fjallraven Kanken Classic Pack
Simple but effective, this backpack will keep students standing tall and pain free. There is enough room for books and belongings, and a sleeve designed to snugly hold a laptop. With various zips and pockets, this bag is waterproof and dirt proof, which means it will keep on looking good, just like your teenager!
Teens Cook: How to Cook What You Want to Eat
Fussy eating goes hand in hand with being a teen, so why not let them loose in the kitchen with this recipe book, which could well become the teenager’s cooking bible, as it shows them how to take short cuts and throw together ingredients to make something that’s somehow edible! Just don’t let them make Christmas dinner!
If she’s into cacti, this set of succulents will make a refreshing change from the usual Christmas gifts. Available in packs of 4, 12, or 20, they’ll brighten her bedroom beautifully.
Hunter Women's Tall Rain Boot
Step out in style with this pair of iconic Hunter boots, perfect for horse lovers and all that entails. Built to last, Hunter boots make an ideal gift which will last long past the holiday season, whether riding out, mucking out, or just hanging about at the stables. Available in 19 different colors.
Cards Against Humanity
A game for the older, and much more irreverent, teenager in the family, Cards Against Humanity is not for the faint-hearted! Loads of fun, this politically-incorrect game will offend and appal in equally hilarious measures. Easy to play, and guaranteed to bag them a place on the naughty list next year!
Create Your Own Reel Viewer
Retro is very ‘in’, and there are few things more retro than reel viewers. Now she can turn her own photos into reels and indulge in a spot of vintage viewing herself.
Taboo Board Game
Get your teenager thinking outside the box with a game of Taboo, a great game to play at Christmas and beyond. Each player must describe what’s on the card without saying any of the usual words, which are strictly forbidden, and if they do they get ‘squeaked’! Fast paced fun for family and friends.
Giant Gummy Bear
Everyone loves Gummy Bears, right? But if you know a girl who can never have enough of those little teddies of wobbly deliciousness, this is the gift to buy! A whopping FIVE POUNDS of cherry flavored gummy, in one supersized bear! She’ll be bear-ly able to contain her excitement!
Vintage Leather Journal
If, like most teenage girls, she can never have enough notebooks, get her one that’s really special, like this PU leather bound volume which comes in a rainbow of beautiful colors.
Makey Makey An Invention Kit for Everyone
Teenagers the world over spend their time glued to their screens, so you might as well make sure they are learning something while they do. The Makey Makey kit allows them to connect their computer to hundreds of everyday objects to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary. Banana piano, anyone?
We Are Okay Book
Reading is soul food, so feed hers with this award winning novel by Nina LaCour, which explores life, love, loss, friendship, and grief in a beautifully touching way.
I Am Not A Morning Person Shirt
If her scowl doesn’t say it, this tee will! Warn everyone to stay out of her way in a shirt which comes in colors more cheerful than she is.
Herebuy Cool Animal Print Scarf
This scarf will bring unbridled pleasure to the horse lover who is lucky enough to receive it. The super soft material is covered with their favorite animal, so even when they’re away from the paddock they can keep their best four-legged friend close. Makes a lovely gift for any rider.
Katy Perry Meow Eau De Parfum Spray for Women
Katy Perry is synonymous with style, talent, and uniqueness so it’s no surprise that her perfumes are the same. ‘Meow’ is a purrfect scent for teenage girls who love fruity, floral aromas for a light, sweet, smell. And even when it’s empty, the bottle looks paw-jus on the shelf.
Scratch the World®
Know a teenager who longs to travel the world? The Scratch the World poster allows any globetrotter to scratch off the places they have already been while giving them a clear view of countries yet to be visited. As Dr Seuss would say: ‘Oh the places they’ll go’!
Let’s face it, nerds are puzzling. Like literally, all the time. Always working something out and unravelling the mysteries of the universe. So how about giving them something else to figure out? These interstellar puzzles are based on cosmic phenomena such as meteors, comets, and asteroids, making them perfect gifts for spaced out scientists.
Lounging or floating, this inflatable couch can be used on land or water, and boasts a self-inflating mechanism, built-in pillow, stake, and even a bottle opener for totally lazy living.
Wonderstruck Eau de Parfum by Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift is something of an icon to may young girls, so this perfume makes a great gift for fans of both the singer and perfume. The gorgeous scent comes in a beautiful purple bottle which will look lovely on a dressing table long after the perfume has been used up.
Zyllion Shiatsu Pillow Massager with Heat for Back, Neck, Shoulders
Life can be stressful for a teenager, and hours spent studying can play havoc with the back and neck. A Shiatsu massage pillow gives deep-tissue massage along with a heat option to relieve tension while they work, rest, or play, and is perfectly shaped to fit the body.
Mystic Emoji Ball
Magic 8 balls have always been fun, but now they have been brought bang up to date with an emoji make over. The ideal stocking filler this Christmas, the Mystic Emoji Ball just needs to be shaken, and it will reveal the answer to any question, in text speak, emojis, and slang.
Umbra Anigram Ring Holder
They say elephants never forget, and with this adorable copper ring holder girls will never forget where their rings are! Whether they take them off for showering, doing the dishes (ha!), or any other ‘tusk’, their jewelry will be safe under the watchful eye of this miniature gentle giant.
Sharpie Stained Fabric Markers
Teenagers love to make their mark, so help them make it in a creative way with Stained Fabric Sharpies. Made especially for clothes, these markers have a brush tip for precision ‘painting’, and are fade-resistant so their works of art won’t wash out. Great Christmas stocking gifts.
How to Cook Everything
Sooner or later, teenagers will fly the nest, and when they do the last thing you want is for them to starve! Give them the gift of cooking with a book which takes them right back to the basics, from how to crack an egg to what to keep in your pantry.
Kracie Popin Cookin Bundle
With everything needed to make nine different food stuffs, both girls and boys will love mixing and molding the ingredients in this kit and transforming them into proper food. From burgers to bentos, and noodles to sushi, this is a gift which is definitely good enough to eat!
Bath Bomb Making Kit
Being a teenage girl can be fizzically exhausting, and bath bombs are just the thing to relax them. Go a step further by giving them a bath bomb making kit for Christmas, with enough ingredients to make 12 bath bomb cupcakes, complete with beautiful essential oils for scentsational tub time.
ENO Eagles Nest Outfitters DoubleNest Hammock
Sleepovers are a rite of passage for girls through their teenage years and beyond, and now this DoubleNest Hammock takes the sleepover outside! Roomy enough for two, the hammock weighs only 19 ounces which makes it perfect for festivals and the beach, as well as simply hanging out at home.
Color Changing Cinema Lightbox
Cinema lightboxes make lovely additions to teenagers’ rooms, and this one features a color changing light which can run in sequence or stay fixed on just one color. Three sizes available.
Sperry Top-Sider Women's Angelfish Oat Slip-On Loafer
Teenage girls who are always on the go need footwear that is both stylish and comfortable. The Sperry slip on loafers are both – easy to slip on and off, and yet strong enough to withstand a lot of use without losing any of their comfort-factor. A pretty and practical gift for the busy teen.
Boosted Electric Skateboard
Less than 2 hours charge will let this incredible skateboard travel for up to 14 miles, and at speeds of up to 20MPH, getting there will take no time at all.
S’well Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle
Wooden it be nice to be able to give a teenager a drinks bottle they would actually like to be seen with? These Swell bottles come in a variety of wood-effect finishes which look good, feel great, and keep their drinks hot for 12 hours or cold for 24 hours
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64 Diy Christmas Gift Ideas or Teen Girls
Bff Heart Matching Phone Cases
Finding a gift for a teenage girl can be difficult if you are looking for something truly unique. So why not make one yourself? Take a pair of plain phone cases, and turn them into matching BFF masterpieces, going as glittery or girly as you like with just glue, glitter, and a touch of bling.
DIY Glitter Cup
Everyone enjoys a cup of something warm, but the cardboard cups from coffee shops are bad for the environment. Make one as a gift for a girl on your Christmas list by taking a plastic re-usable cup and just adding glitter (and then more glitter because why not?) for a personalized cup of her own?
Diy Tea Towel
For a girl who’s off to college, or to encourage one to dry the dishes at home (!), these DIY tea towels are perfect! Absolutely any shape can be stencilled on, making them absolutely personal to the recipient, and all you need is fabric, pens, paper, and an iron.
Diy Rainbow Loom Sunglasses
Statement sunglasses often come with a hefty price tag, but you can’t put a price on individuality. Take one generic pair of sunglasses and add some zsa zsa zsu with brightly colored loombands. The bands cover the arm, which just happens to be where most designers names are…or not…so no one will see them anyway!
Diy Twisted Cord Wrap Bracelets
These bracelets are so simple, yet so effective, that anyone could rustle up enough of them to slip into every teenager’s (or tweenager’s) stocking this Christmas. Both boys and girls wear them, so all you would need to do is choose the color and the sentiment for the link in the middle.
Make A Counter Top Phone Charging Station & Tablet Holder From A Picture Frame
Teens have more gadgets than ever before, and with the gadgets come the chargers. This is an interesting way to make a DIY charging port which looks smart, neat, and definitely not home-made. Paint the frame to match the room, and there you have it – a gorgeous DIY charging station.
Make Your Own Tie Dye Socks
Bring some sunshine to their step with DIY Tie-Dye socks! With a just a few pairs of boring white socks and some dye, you can turn generic into gorgeous, and whether they wear them as a pair or mismatched, they’ll still look awesome, and their friends will be Dye-ing to get their hands on a pair!
How To: Jersey Knit Bracelet
Weave some magic into your gift giving this Christmas by making these Jersey Knit bracelets. They’re super simple and look great, especially when two or more are worn together. By cutting strips of jersey material and weaving it on your fingers, you can have each bracelet finished in a couple of minutes.
Diy Chain Trimmed iPad Sleeve
Take one standard iPad sleeve and turn it into a replica Stella McCartney, at a fraction of the price. Teens really don’t like ‘boring’, so bling a smile to their faces with a sleeve that looks like a label without having to lose your hard-earned loot.
Diy Star Trek Hand
This is a Star Trek inspired gift that will live long and prosper in any sci-fi teenage fan’s bookcase for years to come. Using alginate to make the mold, all it takes is plaster of Paris, and time, to create a life-sized LLAP Vulcan salute. Ring holder? Bookend? Oh the possibilities.
Water Balloon Luminaries
These. Are. Fabulous! And a perfect DIY gift for girls who love candles. By making these candle holders from a water balloon and high melt paraffin wax, they will safely allow a tea light to be burned inside without melting the holder. Very simple but beautifully effective.
Homemade Decorative Straw Frame
It’s a fairly safe bet that most teenage girls will have a corkboard or mirror full of photos, so it stands to reason that photo frames would make a great gift. Jazz one up with this simple tutorial by using decorative paper straws to cover the frame, giving it a unique and unusual make-over.
Make Your Own Camera Strap
If you have a budding photographer in the family, or even if your teens just like to take photos with their friends, you’ll love this tutorial. This camera strap is home made, and can be decorated with whatever shapes, designs, or colors you want using masking tape and acrylic paint. A picture perfect gift.
Diy Gold Leaf Paper Mache Bowls
Make a gold bowl to hold their gold jewelry, using a balloon, newspaper, and some Mod Podge – oh, and some gold leaf. It’s a really simple tutorial but will produce such gorgeous gifts that you won’t be able to feel ‘gilt-ey’ about them being home-made.
Diy Monogram Chalk
Chalkboards are everywhere, and with chalkboard paint being readily available why pay a fortune for one when you can make your own? Take any MDF shape – initials, or even words work well – and turn them into a personalized chalkboard for a teenager’s room? Just add chalk!
Super Easy Mousepad Project
Turn a plain, boring mouse mat into a work of art, worthy of even the fussiest of teenager’s desk! Imagination is your only limit, as literally anything can be painted on to the mat using a brush and acrylic paint. It’s really that simple.
Teenagers do seem to think money grows on trees, so why not give their very own? Well, technically it’s a plant, but you get the idea. Rather than giving them a fistful of cash, why not turn each bill into a flower by following this instructional, and intersperse them with lollipops and other small goodies?
Diy Neck Candy
Girls love their jewelry, no matter what age, and handmade gifts are always well received. These necklaces are pretty and unusual, and are also easy to make using easily sourced items and some you probably already have at home. They make a real chain-ge from store bought ones.
Summer Is Almost Here
It doesn’t matter how old your daughters get, they will always be little girls at heart. And little girls love bubbles. Combine art with childhood by making your teenager her very own bubble wand, using beads in her favorite colors, which she can keep and use whenever she feels nostalgic for those carefree summer days.
Little Zippered Bow Pouch
Do you remember the fun of pass the parcel when you were a kid? Recreate that fun teenage style, by making adorable zipper bags to hide the ‘real gift’ in. You could even make several, each one smaller than the last, so your teenager will have a set of matching cosmetics bags PLUS the final gift.
Simple Photo Frame Diy
These photo frames open up a world of possibilities for displaying photographs. The wooden background gives the whole thing a rustic feel, while the decals can be adapted to the occasion, the person in the photo, or even the color of their room. A very simple but highly unusual gift.
Diy iPhone Cases
Clear phone cases are a Godsend when it comes to DIY gifts, especially for teenagers. Clear cases are easy to find, and provide a perfect ‘blank canvas’ for whatever design you want to try. Nail polishes are perfect, as are gemstones, sequins, and even googly eyes for a monster theme!
Wire Wrapped Pendants
Wire wrapped pendants are on trend at the moment, but these artisan jewelry pieces can cost a small fortune. Make one as a gift for your teenager, using wood, shells, rocks, anything that catches your eye, and decorate them with wire to create stunning, individual pendants.
Diy Gift: Terrarium Kit
Terrariums require minimal care so have a go at making your own to give to a teenager to brighten up their room. Start the ball rolling with a handful of stones in the bottom of a jar, some charcoal in a bag, and the printable instructions and let them build their very own little garden in a jar.
Curly Wood Frame Chalkboard
Make chalkboards that really stand out by buying decoratively shaped wooden photo frames and giving them a DIY makeover. Paint the frames and then distress them if you like the ‘worn’ look, and then work the backboard into blackboard with special paint and/or coating and voila! The prettiest chalkboard you could find.
End Of Year & Teacher Gifts
Teenagers love to congregate at coffee shops, which makes this gift perfect! Take a clear Starbucks’ cup, and add a gift card, trinkets, candy or even cinema tickets for a night out with the girls. Alternatively it could be filled with all sorts of spa goodies for a sleepover.
The ‘Stay Put’ Elastic Bookmark
Bookworms will adore this DIY gift, and it will keep books looking newer for longer. There’s nothing more frustrating than losing your place in a book, but turning the corners down just makes them look dog-eared. This fabric bookmark solves the problem – no corners, no lost places, and therefore no stress!
Decorative Gift Wrap
There’s no time like Christmas to put your DIY skills to the test, and this tutorial will show you how to make a gorgeous clock for any teenager’s room – boy or girl. Using wrapping paper in a style/theme they like you can rustle up a professional looking timepiece in no time at all!
Diy Jewelry Organizer
This is a very simple but much needed addition to any girl’s bedroom. Jewelry gets tangled, and earrings get lost, which is why this jewelry keeper is so impressive. By using a photo frame, decorative metal sheets and a few pretty door knobs, you can produce a beautiful jewelry holder worthy of Tiffany’s.
Diy Glitter Snow Globe Ring
Festive jewelry is a lot of fun to wear in the run up to Christmas, and these home-made snow globe rings are perfect! The empty globes and ring bases are really inexpensive, so all you have to do is fill them with whatever your teenager will like – glitter, fake snow, and teeny tiny Christmas trees!
Diy Telephone Bookends
There’s nothing phone-y about this pair of retro bookends, made using a pair of old phones and some metal. The phones can be painted, glittered, or even decoupaged to produce totally unique bookends worthy of any teen’s book collection, and requires only basic DIY knowledge.
How to Make Horse Hair Jewelry and Accessories
With some forethought and preparation, you can make a horse hair bracelet for yourself or a friend, by saving a bunch of hair from grooming sessions. This tutorial tells you how to braid the hair into a beautiful and sentimental fashion accessory that will grace the wrist of whoever wears it.
Diy Stuffed Felt Rocking Horse Ornament
Rocking horses are one of those toys which have stood the test of time, and this guide will show you how to make a miniature rocking horse Christmas tree ornament with felt, glue, and embroidery floss. Keep it traditionally brown, go Dala red, or even give it markings to resemble your own horse.
Belt up instead of saddle up with this simple DIY project, which uses D-Rings in place of buckles. These belts are incredibly easy to make, and require only belt webbing, D-Rings, and needle and thread along with minimal sewing know-how. Suitable for boys and girls, these belts are a cinch to make.
Minaudiere With Golden Horse Tutorial
Bag a bargain and save your money to back the winning horse with this superb DIY tutorial, which shows you how to turn a glasses case into a purse worthy of the winner’s enclosure. With a little Mod Podge magic, glitter, and a plastic horse, you can produce a show-stopping accessory to complement any outfit.
Spiced Latte Hand Soap
Spice up Christmas, or any other occasion come to that, with homemade hand soaps. The shea butter base is infused with cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg and coffee for the most comforting soap you will ever have the pleasure of using. Wrap in cellophane and add a ribbon for a beautiful gift idea, too.
Homemade Tinted Lip Balm
Making your own lip balm is the only way to know exactly what goes in it, and this DIY shows you exactly how to do that by using wonderfully natural oils, and adding a tint using dried beetroot. Single pots make great stocking stuffers, or find other ways of tinting and make a whole set.
Winter Sugar Body Scrub
Counteract the harsh effects of winter cold and indoor heating by making this winter sugar body scrub, which is jam packed with wonderfully comforting ingredients. Brown sugar, coconut oil, and winter spices will really put the ‘ahhh’ into bath time, as a gift for yourself or a friend.
Homemade Bath Bombs
Make someone, or everyone, home-made bath bombs as an indulgent gift for birthdays, Christmas, or just because. Using household ingredients, fragrant oils and a little wrapping pizazz, you can rustle up a whole set of bath bombs to keep everyone feeling and smelling da bomb.
Easy Handmade Goat's Milk Citris Soap
Making home-made soaps from goat’s milk can make baaa-th time much more fun for whoever you give them to. Using a goat’s milk melt and pour base along with dried citrus fruits and essential oils, you can turn out these wonderfully rustic looking invigorating bars, and this tutorial shows you exactly how to do it.
Candy Cane And Lime Swirl Bath Salts
Bath salts can be a little bland unless you make your own, thanks to the thought and time put into them. These candy cane and lime swirl bath salts look fabulous layered into their jars, and thanks to the Epsom salts, sea salts, and essential oils they are hugely beneficial too. Great DIY gifts for everyone.
Homemade Gift: Scented Salt Scrub
Using hard candy flavoring oils, each pot of this scented salt scrub can be made to fit the likes of each recipient, making it a truly individual gift for anyone – men, women, boys and girls. The DIY video shows you exactly how to make them, and even includes free printable labels for that extra personal touch.
Diy Gingerbread Scrub
For a DIY gift that is good enough to eat (literally) you can’t beat gingerbread, man. Using brown sugar, oil, ginger and mixed spices, this gingerbread scrub can be whipped up in no time, making it ideal for last minute gifts, and the smell is truly evocative of Christmas baking. Perfect.
Spiced Orange Christmas Soap
The oils and butters in this DIY soap make this one of the creamiest, most luxuriant soaps around, and you can make them in your own kitchen. With a scent that is synonymous with Christmas, this spiced orange soap needs to be made a few weeks in advance to allow for curing.
Diy Boot Scraper
There’s an old English saying that states ‘where there’s muck there’s brass’. Now, we can’t promise brass, but we can promise brushes and clean boots! This homemade boot scraper is simple to make but highly effective, and by using recycled wood you won’t be leaving a carbon (or muddy) footprint.
Diy Bit Warmer Tutorial
Take the bit between your teeth and produce one of these fabulous bit warmers, just perfect for those cold mornings when that metal is just too cold to handle. Using polar fleece and rice, you can easily produce a microwaveable bit warmer that will stop you having the cold shoulder when you carry it.
Easy White Horse Decor
Most people will have at least one long-discarded toy horse from their childhood languishing at the bottom of a toybox. Give it a new lease of life with a porcelain-look makeover! With just a couple of coats of white spray paint, you can produce a beautiful ornament which looks deceptively expensive. It’s a winning idea.
Chalkboard Horse Place Setting Diy
Make these clever place settings as a gift for any horse enthusiasts – they’re much more fun than normal ones and can be re-used again and again. Spray cheap plastic toy horses with chalkboard paint, leave to dry, and just add chalk. This is one gift that really does have their name on.
Crafts For Men: Comic Book Coasters
Whoever your teenager’s superhero is, he (or she…hello, Wonder Woman) can be turned into a coaster, ready to hold up a cup while saving the furniture from rings and tea stains! Make just one, or even a whole set, for a great gift for comic book fans.
How Freezer Cooking Saves Money
Forrest Gump once said that life is like a box of chocolates, and that certainly rings true with this fab DIY idea! Take an empty chocolate box (bonus…you get to eat them all) and then replace them with cash in various denominations. Just watch a teen’s face fall when they think they’re just getting candy!
Diy Photo Booth Strip Bow
A fun way to decorate a teenager’s gift, this bow is made using Photoshop and a little creativity. It’s a beautiful way to put the finishing touches to a special gift, and is one they will treasure for years to come. Stunning, simple, and definitely one of a kind.
No Sew Denim Mini Bag
Sometimes all a girl needs is a purse just big enough to carry her phone, her keys, and a chapstick. Using an old pair of jeans, you can make a handy little bag and embellish it with whatever you want to suit their personality. The perfect size for the perfect teenager.
Diy Marble Dipped Vessels
Plain white vases and bowls can be given a sophisticated look thanks to this very easy step by step guide to marbling. Using any colors you want, just drop nail polish into water, swirl, and dip, to make stunning gifts for a teenager’s bedroom.
Superhero Comic Book Magnets
Fridge magnets make great stocking fillers, and are also a great way to bring out a girl’s geekiness! Take old comic books and acrylic shapes and let your imagination run wild! Characters, phrases, even a few lines of text can all be made into inexpensive fun items for your very own superhero.
Diy No Sew Tote Bag
Tote bags are absolute faves for carrying the million things teens need in their daily lives. If you’re not good at sewing, this DIY tote bag tutorial shows you how to make one without having to thread a single needle! Understated but fun, and you can have so much decorating it!
Diy Word Bracelets
These bracelets are adorable, and so easy to make, and all you need is some hemp (or other string) in the color of your choice, and a word bead for each one.
Diy Pencil Case
Follow this tutorial for details on how to decorate a plain pencil case in three different designs – the more glittery, the better – or adapt it for ideas of your own.
Diy Wire Wrapped Bracelet
Wire wrapping is a great way to make jewelry, and can be used with beads, leather, or even wrapped around existing pieces to add interest. Follow this guide to find out how.
Diy Chalkboard Cell Phone Case
These chalkboard cases are a fun way to jazz up her phone, and can be used to write reminders, messages, or even motivational quotes to get her through the day.
Diy Yarn Ball Pom Pom Bookmark
Super simple to make, these pom pom bookmarks need nothing more than yarn and scissors, and would make adorable stocking stuffers for the teenage bookworms on your list.
Diy Lap Desks
If your teenager likes to use her laptop in bed, lap desks are an essential piece of kit to keep things level and avoid overheating. Make one yourself by following this easy DIY.
Diy Monogram Chalk Slate
Chalkboards are great fun for leaving messages, and this one can be made by using an MDF letter and spraying in chalkboard paint before adding a handle for hanging.
Diy Glitter Blocked Cuff
Add some glitz to the color blocking trend by making one of these glitter blocked cuffs, which look great either dressed up or dressed down, using biodegradable glitter for an eco-friendly Christmas gift.
Diy iPad Case
Duck tape comes in all sorts of wonderful colors, and it can be used to great advantage in this simple DIY project which shows you how to make a unique iPad case.
Homemade Peppermint Lip Balm
Lip balms are a teenage girl’s best friend, so make sure she has a stash of them by whipping up your own, using shea butter, beeswax, and nourishing jojoba oil.
Diy High School Diary
Make her a diary she will cherish by checking out the step-by-step guide in this blog post, using a simple ring binder as a base and adding photos and embellishments.
Diy Blanket Scarf
If she refuses to wear a coat ‘because it’s not cool’, at least you can keep her wrapped up with a homemade blanket scarf that requires no sewing and is bang on trend.