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36 Most Unusual Birthday Gifts That Will Blow Her Away

If you’ve been searching high and low for the perfect birthday gifts for her, this list of unique and unusual gifts are sure to please her. From carry-on cocktail kits, and jellyfish chimes, to colorful birthday balls, you’ll find a variety of fascinating items that are sure to pique her interest.

This comprehensive list contains one-of-a-kind birthday gifts for her including a variety of unusual items and trinkets that’ll fascinate and intrigue her.

Merlot Infused Coffee

You’ve just finished a delicious meal, now what? Not sure whether to reach for that rich, after-dinner wine or a fresh-brewed coffee? Enjoy both with these merlot-infused beans. You’ll get a flavorful brew with 100% Arabica beans aged in oak wine barrels of red berry flavors, coupled with subtle hints of currants and blackberries.


Moscow Mule Carry-On Cocktail Kit

If you’re a jetsetter, the Moscow Mule carry-on cocktail kit will fit right into your travel plans. Follow the easy recipe and you’ll be jetsetting off in style. Included in the kit are all the ingredients you’ll need to create this vodka-based cocktail, meaning you’ll travel with flair in first class style.


Landmass Scratch Off World Map Poster

It’s the kind of gift that every world traveler wants! If she likes keeping track of all the places she’s ever visited, this vibrant map will store all the careful details. Scratch off the states or countries visited with a scratcher tool – she’ll be inspired, and 10% of profits from sales will go to charity.


Vinyl Moon Subscription Box

Just like the old days! Get a subscription of Vinyl Moon and receive a mixed tape of new music pressed onto an actual vinyl record. You’ll love the original artwork that comes along with one of the most exciting gifts around, if you’re into discovering new music.

Price varies

Retro Briefcase Turntable

This retro briefcase turntable will bring back fond memories if you can remember back to those good ol’ days. Trends have a habit of turning the tables on us and bringing back old items as new. This standalone turntable with built-in speakers and bluetooth connectivity comes in black or retro blue – the perfect old-fashioned gift!


Book Page Holder For Book Lovers

If your friends love to read, these beautiful, rich-colored, stained wooden book page holders are the perfect gift for book lovers. They’re shaped to fit most thumbs and fit snuggly into your book without damaging or denting its spine. These are ideal for thin or thick books, as well as soft or hard-cover books.

Price varies

Glass Jellyfish Chimes

Chimes will ward off spirits, welcome guests, and produce a sweet, sound of music. According to Feng Shui, hanging glass chimes in the NE or SW part of the house, fosters positive relationships and personal growth. Luminescent and ethereal, these glass jellyfish chimes are beautifully handcrafted from multi-colored glass, inspired by the ocean’s energy.


Kombucha Brewing Kit with Organic Kombucha Scoby

Kombucha is the latest craze in home-brewed tea. Its benefits are plenty, including being chock-full of antioxidants and probiotics. Everything has been researched and put together for you, you don’t even have to think – just follow the recipe. This kit ensures brewing success every time. What are you waiting for? It’s the perfect gift.


Alice in Wonderland Kaleidoscope Necklace

Your special someone has always been a bit of a dreamer, and you’re looking for something unique, just for her. The Alice in Wonderland kaleidoscope necklace is much more than a charm. When she peeks inside, she’ll tumble through the rabbit hole, and a world of imagination will open up to her. Just like Alice.


Resin Rings

Resin rings are made with exotic wood and epoxy resins. Looking into this ring will transport you to an enchanted world full of color and magic. Its deep, bright colors bewitch you, and you won’t take your eyes off the ring. Hypnotizing, this piece will long be remembered as one of the best birthday gifts ever.


Personalized My Hometown Map Jigsaw Puzzle

This personalized jigsaw puzzle map of your own “hometown” is a sweet gift for anyone who loves puzzles. Calming and therapeutic, the puzzle includes your favorite neighborhood hangouts, sweet memorable spots, and personal landmarks. It makes a wonderful gift and centerpiece to celebrate and commemorate your home and your town.


Mason Jar Indoor Herb Garden

These beautiful colored mason jars have been repurposed with a passive hydroponic system that brings nutrients to the plant’s roots. You don’t need soil or a green thumb to grow these indoor herbs, and you’ll have that indoor garden you’ve always wanted. A unique birthday gift for her.


Hanging Cocktail Bar

If you don’t have the room for a real home bar, this hanging bar is a unique and charming gift that everyone will love. Made of wood and raw metal, place your bottles inside the rack, and when you open the latch, it turns into a serving surface. Keep your glasses on the top shelf.


Birthstone Wishing Balls

Make a wish, set a goal, write an affirmation, then fold and slip it into this gorgeous birthstone wishing ball. Receiving a birthday wishing ball gives you a chance to reflect, and to look forward. 52 pieces of paper are included where you can set your intentions, and add your messages of hope or gratitude.


Major Scale Musical Wine Glasses

Captivate guests around the dining room table with this set of 8 musical wine glasses. marked to fill with varying amounts of your favorite wine or drink. Rub the rim of the glass following the sheet of music available. Singing for your supper takes on new meaning with this entertaining game. A great musical gift.


It’s Okay Guacamole, I’m Extra Too T-Shirt

Wear this T-shirt to the gym and show them that you know exactly what you’re made of. “It’s okay guacamole, I’m Extra too” is a great way to let others know you’ve got a little extra. The materials soft and worn feel, as well as the faded print, gives this tank top its vintage look.


Golf Lesson with a PGA Pro

Par, Birdie, Eagle, Ace. Fore the love of golf, enter your email and receive a $10 discount to a Golf lesson with a PGA Pro. You’ll also be entered to win $250, to be drawn quarterly. If you’re looking for an exciting birthday gift for any novice golfer, you’ll be in “the zone” with this one.

Price varies

Steampunk Coffee Grinder

This ceramic and maple burr grinder will give your morning coffee a new twist with this steampunk coffee mill. The coffee grinder comes with a mason jar storage system, holding up to 20 tablespoons of coffee. Drink authentic, fresh-brewed coffee every morning. The steampunk grinder also makes a great after-dinner conversation piece.


Settlers Of Catan Custom Board

If you’re looking for a high-quality game that’s so beautifully designed you’ll keep it out even when you’re not playing, the Settlers of Catan is that board game. Crafted from solid hardwood, its authentic feel offers a unique experience while playing. It’s a personalized birthday gift with customized engraving on the box lid.

Price varies

Personalized Blueprint Portrait Of Your House

You’re proud of your family home and want to showcase its unique qualities. Instead of a standard photograph, frame this personalized blueprint portrait of your house. Framed with white on white, it’s the perfect gift for a house warming, family get together, wedding, or anniversary celebration.

Price varies

Fred The Obsessive Chef Bamboo Cutting Board

The Obsessive Chef bamboo cutting board is a master cutting board, burnished with a multitude of guide lines for the best in precision cutting. Includes size guides for dicing, such as small, medium, and large, as well as what makes a fine brunoise, battonet, or julienne. Consider this a unique birthday gift for her.


Hourglass Oil Diffuser

Her home will smell gorgeous ‘time’ and ‘time’ again with this glass and wood hourglass diffuser. Simply flip it until the wood is soaked, to release the totally heavenly scents.


Unwind Lavender Gift Set

Help her ease into a soothing slumber with this quartet of lavender lovelies, complete with bamboo pot and lavender seeds, sleep mask, soy candle, and lavender scented pillow mist.


Actual Handwriting Bracelet

Up to 6 words of actual handwriting can be incorporated into this beautiful bracelet, which comes in silver, gold vermeil, or rose gold vermeil, for a truly unusual birthday gift for her.

Prices vary

Artisan Yoga Mat Strap

Solve the problem of unfurling yoga mats with these ingenious straps which make carrying the mat a doddle, while still looking stylish and totally Zen. Available in 2 different color options.


Long Distance Friendship Lamp

Let her know you’re thinking of her no matter how far away you are with this pair of friendship lamps – simply touch yours to make hers emit a soft, loving glow.

Prices vary

S’more to Love S’more Maker

She’ll definitely up her S’mores game with this handy gadget, which holds all the ingredients for 6 S’mores in place so they can all be made at once. For oven or BBQ.


Vivere Single Cacoon

Forget the she-shed, this cocoon is where it’s at! Made for one, this incredibly strong polyester and cotton ‘tent’ hangs on trees, is UV tested, and carries up to 440lbs.

Prices Vary

Sunflower Garden Grow Kit

Plant a little sunshine with this sunflower grow kit which includes seeds for 6 different varieties of the bloom, along with a recycled egg carton to start them off in.


Your Pet Photo Necklace

Crafted from silver, gold, or rose gold, this pendant is made from a photograph to represent a beloved pet. Engraved on one or both sides, it hangs on a sterling silver chain.

Prices vary

Island Gale Luxury 2 Person Wicker Swing Chair

This swing chair comes with its own stand, and is big enough to give her plenty of room to spread out, or, if she’s feeling generous, can accommodate a 2nd person.


Moon And Stars Ring

Made from recycled brass, this handmade ring features a crescent moon on one side, and a beautiful rose quartz star on the other, all molded from lava rocks found on a Maui beach.


Personalised Gemstone Necklace

Available in either rose quartz or aventurine, these pendants are beautifully set in gold or silver plate, with a personalized initial triangle set on top. Perfect for layering or worn on its own.


Home Cleansing Ritual Kit

Houses hold energies, and it’s not always positive. Cleanse living space with this ritual kit which contains rituals and materials for clearing bad energies and negativity, or to bring peace.


Unique Opal Ring

The lotus flower is symbolic of a thing of beauty growing in even the most impossible situations, and this rose gold ring features a delicate lotus filled with raw opal pieces.

Prices vary

Verilux HappyLight

This LED, UV free lamp is designed to help conditions such as insomnia, SAD, and sunlight deprivation in a natural, drug-free way. Perfect for shift workers or those suffering from jet lag, too.


Wine-Infused Dessert Sauces

With the subtle taste and scent of her favorite wines, without the alcohol, gift her a jar of small batch wine-infused dessert sauces, based on blackberry merlot or dark cherry zinfandel.


Astrology Soap

Every star sign is unique, so bring some of her astrological traits to the bathroom with a beautifully colored and scented soap that’s made with her zodiac sign in mind.


Baby Alpaca Cowl Scarf

Baby alpaca wool is wonderfully soft, which makes this gorgeous scarf so comfy and easy to wear. Made in Peru, this non-itchy cowl will make a thoughtful birthday gift for her.


Jonathan Adler Salt and Pepper Shakers

This salt and pepper set will make a most a-muse-ing gift as it features Jonathan Adler’s famous Muse accents, in this case a mustache and a pair of lips.


Greek Mythology Unisex Analog Watch

Poor Sisyphus was condemned to push a boulder up a hill, only for it to roll down over and over again, and that’s what the second hand on this unisex watch represents.

Prices Vary

Corgi Dog on a Bike Shirt

This sweet tee will make a unique gift for lovers of dogs and cute t-shirts alike, as it shows a cute corgi pedalling happily on a tricycle made for one.


Ouija Board Earrings

Whether she’s a goth, a witch, or just a lady who loves the supernatural, these earrings will definitely appeal to her spiritual side as they are made to represent a Ouija board.


Homemade Bagel Making Kit

Mmm…imagine the aroma of freshly baked, still-warm bagels emanating from her kitchen. This kit makes it not only possible, but easy, too, thanks to the cone shaped molds which come with it.


Lotus Leaf Birthmonth Necklaces

The lotus flower symbolizes strength and the ability to grow through the direst of circumstances, so let her wear one which carries her own special birthstone in the middle.


Rotary Vegetable Peeler

Anything that makes life easier is a great gift, and this gadget by Joseph Joseph makes light work of peeling as it comes with three blades; standard, serrated, and julienne.


Wood Arch Headphone Stand

Unobtrusive and classy, and perfect for every décor, this wooden headphone stand is finished in a walnut veneer and is shaped to hold headphones in the perfect position.


Stelton Vacuum Jug

Sleek and attractive, this flask will keep drinks hot or cold as needed, and comes with an innovative stopper which opens automatically to pour, and closes when in an upright position.


Watermelon Peperomia Plant

So unusual, the Peperomia plant will happily grow indoors to produce the most beautiful leaves which resemble the watermelon, plus it’s non-toxic so the fur babies are safe, too.


Ted Baker Herringbone Luggage

If she has to travel, help her do it in style with one of these sleek and handsome suitcases, which feature aluminum detailing and a classic herringbone panel in a choice of colors.


Hemp Infused Relief and Relax Bath Bombs

The health benefits of hemp have been captured in these bath bombs to make little powerhouses of goodness which can help her to relax, sleep, or ease those tired muscles.


Cute Deers Merry Pillow Covers

Give her something to cuddle up to when you’re not there (or even when you are) with this pretty cushion cover that features a handsome and sweet deer with blue antlers.

Prices Vary

Abstract Loofah Cubist Necklace

Incredibly pretty, this little loofah pendant may look like a plain cube, but up close it is woven with an intricate natural pattern which resembles lace, and encased in resin to keep it safe.


Impostor Print

Measuring 8 x 10”, this print will make an amusing piece of wall art, and will have every visitor examining it to search for the ‘imposter’ bird who’s hiding in full sight.


Personalized Milk Bottle Mugs

These mugs are delightful, and will add a rustic feel to any home, regardless of its décor. Shaped to represent an old dairy can, there are four milky white designs to choose from.


Handmade Leather Bike Seat

Stop her from getting saddle sore on her daily commute to work with one of these saddles which are traditionally handmade in England from hardwearing vegetable-tanned leather.


Writer Playing Cards

If she loves literature then this deck of cards will make the perfect birthday gift for her, as each suit represents a different genre, and each card bears the face of a famous writer.


Master Theorem Book of Puzzles

Who wouldn’t be intrigued by a book written by someone known only as M? Full of bewildering but absorbing puzzles, this volume will keep her captivated as she strives to follow the clues.


Bourbon Infused Tea

Capture the taste of bourbon without the intoxication with this delicious tea blend which has been infused with cocoa, apple and vanilla notes for a more grown-up warm drink.


Sedum Terrarium Bottle

If wine and gardening are her things, she will jump at the chance of growing her own Sedum plants inside a repurposed wine bottle, which comes with everything needed to start her off.

Prices Vary

Meditative Movement Pendulum

Calming and meditative, this pendulum makes a stunning addition to a desk or coffee table as it swings and sways across the sand, leaving beautiful and ever-changing patterns beneath it.

$8.00- $60.00

Ocean Sand Art

Sand art has been around for decades, and for good reason. Every time this frame is inverted, it creates a brand new sandscape which is both beautiful and mesmerizing to behold.

$60.00- $90.00

Wooden Nesting Bowls

Don’t let the fact that these nesting bowls are classed as toys fool you – the natural beauty and grain of the wood makes these a delightful ornament to display that speaks of nature.


Australian Shepherd Ugly Christmas Sweater

If she was born in December, this ugly Christmas sweater will make an adorable birthday gift for her, especially if she likes her dogs big and cuddly like this Australian Shepherd.


Cactus Toothpick Holder

Add a little greenery to her bathroom by giving her a toothpick holder which is designed to look like a cactus. Just press the top to fan out the little wooden sticks.


Scented Cubes & Ceramic Wax Burner Set

Ceramic burners can be all that’s needed to turn a house into a home as they infuse the room with gorgeous scents. Choose from three different combos for this aromatic gift idea.


Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Leon Trotsky Socks

Three is the new two in footwear, because socks should never be worn as a matching pair. This trio features Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Leon Trotsky for a touch of wearable culture.

Prices Vary

Wall-Mounted Wine Bottle Holder

This wall-mounted wine rack will make a welcome birthday gift for the girl who loves contemporary décor. Sleek in stainless steel, it can hold up to 8 bottles horizontally.


Feng Shui Coin Soap

Feng Shui has been practiced for thousands of years, and this shea butter soap extends that art to the bathroom in the form of an antique Chinese coin.


Brass Houseplant Watering Can

Some people prefer to have their gardens indoors, but that means they can’t rely on the weather to water their plants. This little brass watering can takes over where nature stops.


Not Today Socks

Even adults sometimes need to bury our heads in the sand. Show the world that it’s one of ‘those’ days with these fun socks that defiantly say that it just ain’t happening.


Snake Chocker Necklace

Beautifully unique, this choker is made using Japanese and Czech beads to form the body of an exotic snake, while the mouth ‘bites’ the tail for a secure and unusual fastening.


24 Unique Diy Birthday Gifts for Her

Diy Raw Crystal Necklace Display

You’ve noticed that her jewelry box is a tangled mess, and you want to do something special. This DIY necklace display will bring tears to her eyes, not just for the love you’ve put into it, but all the hours she’s wasted untangling her necklaces. Follow the instructions on the blog. Check out the bonus material.

Diy Faux Agate Coasters

Create your own set of faux agate coasters to remind you of summer days on the porch. Follow the step-by-step instructions including all the materials needed to make these incredible looking coasters. Your guests will be so impressed, they’ll want to know where you got them. They’ll make an stunning handcrafted birthday gift for her.

Diy Japanese Printed Bowls

Want a specific kind of bowl design but you just can’t seem to find it? This DIY blog will inspire you to design your own set of personalized bowls. Impress your friends by designing some for them too. Makes a unique birthday gift for her, or for spending a creative afternoon.

Diy Wine Gift Basket Ideas

Wine lovers will truly appreciate a gift basket filled with their favorite tipples and snacks to go with them. Follow this post for ideas on putting one together yourself.

Diy Cheat Macrame Feathers

If jewelry making seems a bit daunting, take a look at this tutorial which shows you how to create beautiful ‘macramé’ feather earrings in a fraction of the time they would usually take.

How To Make Beachy Boho Beaded Hoop Earrings

These boho beach earrings are simple to make, and would make an unusual birthday gift for any women who loves the gypsy look. They can even be color-coordinated to match an outfit.

Diy Essential Oil Candle

Candles always make gorgeous gifts, but these homemade ones are infused with essential oils to make them uplifting and rejuvenating, too. All you need are soy flakes, essential oils, wicks, and a glass jar.

How To Make Concrete Candle Holders

These candle holders are made from concrete and they look super impressive, especially if she likes urban decor. Simple and inexpensive to make, you can even color them any way you like.

Diy Oil Diffuser With Lava Stone And Faux Succulent

This DIY couldn’t be easier to make, but the results are both stunning and thoughtful, making them ideal as gifts. Take one faux succulent, then add lava stones and essential oils. Simple.

Bumblebee Apothecary Lotion

Face and body lotions make welcome gifts, but sometimes the ingredients list makes for scary reading. This version can be made at home, using only natural ingredients for a safer alternative.

How To Make A Diy Holder For A Wine Bottle And Glasses

Even a novice woodworker would be able to create this wooden wine bottle and glasses holder, which makes easy work out of carrying the wine and 4 glasses in just one hand.

DIY Essential Oil Diffuser Bracelet

Aromatherapy works wonders for all kinds of complaints, but it’s not easy to enjoy it on-the-go. These DIY diffuser bracelets are easy to make and will carry the scent wherever she goes.

Diy Etched Cutting Board

Pyrography, or wood burning, is a pretty way to add detail to any wooden item, and this chopping board tutorial will show you how it’s done.

Diy Farmhouse Wood Tray

Handmade gifts really come from the heart, and this wooden caddy is sure to make her smile, whether she uses it to hold spices, decorations, or just kitchen paraphernalia.

Diy Statement Tote Bag

You’re only limited by your imagination (and artistic skills) when it comes to making this tote bag, which can be as colorful and as abstract as you like.

Diy Sliding Perpetual Calendar

This perpetual calendar will literally last a lifetime as it will never go out of date, and the rustic wood stained design ensures it will fit in with every kind of décor.

Diy Mercury Glass Mason Jar Air Freshener!

No home should be without an air freshener, and this one absorbs nasty odors while releasing the scent of beautiful essential oils – being homemade just makes it that little bit more special.

Diy Mug Rack

Simple to make but attractive to look at, this farmhouse mug rack not only looks great in the kitchen, but it will also save space when there’s not much room on the countertops.

Diy Coasters

These slate and paint coasters look super slick, and can be made using pretty much any design you like – you’re only limited by the choice of stencils you can buy!

Diy Wood Bead Garland

Pretty is the new black when it comes to accessorizing the home, and that’s just what you’ll get with this adorable wooden bead garland that can be draped absolutely anywhere.

Diy Farmhouse Style Flower Pots

Wonderfully charming, this trio of flower pots is made to resemble Rae Dunn Pottery, but at a fraction of the price – you can even make your own chalk paint to decorate them with.

Diy Hot Pads

If you’re looking for a homemade birthday gift for her but are no good at woodwork or sewing, check out this tutorial to see just how easy this colorful hot pad is to make.

Diy Dinner Bell

Give someone a more elegant way of letting her family know the food’s ready with this farmhouse style dinner bell – it beats yelling ‘Dinner!’ up the stairs every night.

Diy Outdoor Magnetic Chalkboard

Stunning to look at and with so many possibilities, this outdoor chalkboard can be used as an actual chalkboard, or as a backdrop for a unique lighted picture as shown in this tutorial.

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