If you’re looking for that special something for your fifteen year old but are sick of girly gifts, take a look at these fabulous options which are not typically girly at all. Perfect as quinceanera gifts, or even just to say ‘I love you’, these gifts are clever, delightful, and (mostly) non-traditional, making them perfect for the mid-teen who likes to do things a little differently.
Color Changing Cinema Lightbox
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Cinema lightboxes make great gifts; they look good in any room as you can use them to leave messages for others, or just to display a daily inspiration. This one is available in three different sizes, from small to marquee size, and features bright, color-changing lights for added effect.
Boosted Mini X Electric Skateboard
Capable of reaching speeds of up to 20MPH, this incredibly cool mini electric skateboard will make the journey to school a breeze. Uphill or downhill, this small board features three ride modes and can travel up to 14 miles on one single 1 hour and 45 minute charge.
Make Your Own Hot Sauce Kit
If she likes hot sauce, get her a gift she can really get hands-on with, with this brilliant kit. Containing all manner of chilies and peppers, this set also comes with all the equipment to produce up to 6 hot sauces to add her own brand of heat.
Instax Mini 8 Instant Camera
15 is such an exciting age, so why not help her capture the excitement with a Fujifilm Instax Mini 8. Available in a range of colors, and even a Minion version, this camera allows photographs to be delivered instantly and in physical form rather than the usual digital version.
What Makes You Grand
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If you’re a grandparent looking for a quinceanera gift to give to your granddaughter, this beautiful book will be perfect. What Makes you Grand is a fill-in journal that contains wonderfully heartfelt prompts which you can use to tell her all the things which make her so dear to you.
Wishbeads Intention Necklaces
One of the most powerful ways to make a wish or an intention come true is to write it down. This wishbead necklace allows those secret universe requests to be written on tiny pieces of paper and rolled up into the little holder which dangles on the 31” chain.
Have all her family and friends sign this print, and then frame it to celebrate her ‘quince años’. Available as a digital file, the picture can be printed at home or at an in-store printer and then framed as a bold, bright reminder of the year she turned 15.
100 Things To Do Scratch Off Poster
Bucket lists don’t have to be full of extravagant things to do and exotic places to go, as this poster shows. With 100 scratch off panels, it’s loaded with all kinds of fun activities that are certainly achievable but which might push her out of her comfort zone.
Edible Gold Lollipops
Candy isn’t just for kids, and lollipops can definitely be more grown-up! This set of six handmade clear lollipops are filled with real 24K gold leaf which is perfectly edible, and adds a decadent twist to a childhood favorite.
Birth Month Flower Grow Kit
Whatever month she celebrates her sweet fifteenth, there’ll be a flower to represent it. Give her a gift which will quite literally keep growing with this sweet kit, which includes all the materials and seeds needed to grow her own birth month flower in a reusable glass vase.
DIY Candle Making Kit
The teenage years can be fraught with stress and anxiety, so teens need a way to wind down. This kit will allow her to create three relaxing lavender candles using soy wax and essential oils, so whenever she feels the need, she can light one and chillax in the glow.
Mis Quince Anos Shirt
Such a special milestone deserves to be announced, and what better way to do it than with an adorable tee? Available in a range of heather colors, plus black and white, this shirt features the words ‘Mis XV Años’ on the front, beneath a pretty tiara.
Latina Girl Magic Sweatshirt
Make sure she stays warm when she’s dancing under the stars, or simply chilling with her friends, with a sweatshirt which comes with a secret. The word ‘magic’ glows in the dark, so no matter where your Latina girl goes, she’ll stand out from the crowd.
Personalized Name Necklace
Every girl should have a name necklace, so why not make this one her quinceanera gift? Choose from a sterling silver, gold, or rose gold finish, and have her name created in a wide choice of fonts for a dainty piece of jewelry she’ll treasure for years to come.
Sunflower Garden Grow Kit
She brings sunshine into your life, so now it’s time to repay the favor by bringing sunshine into hers! This growing kit contains everything she will need to grow six different varieties of sunflowers, from the Dwarf Sungold to the aptly named Classic Mammoth, which can grow up to 12 feet tall.