While you’re sending your love, might as well send some cookies, wine, and quirky personalized gifts, too.
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A pair of glowing lightsaber chopsticks to bring balance to the Force *and* to their sushi — whether they’re repping the dark side or the light.
A soft, lightweight tie-dye pajama set that’ll arrive just in time for all their on-trend summer lounging needs.
A beginner-friendly cross-stitch kit with everything they need to create their own 2020 mood board.
A socially distanced birthday card they can keep propped up on their table to make you feel close even when you’re miles away.
A pair of ridiculously soft seamless bike shorts from Free People perfect for wearing under their favorite summer dresses, running errands, or lounging around the house.
A quarantine-themed cotton candy birthday “cake” made with RAINBOW LAYERS on the inside to add a much-needed dose of cheer to their big day 🌈🍬.
A 40-pack of velvet scrunchies so they can have one to match every single one of their summer outfits (and then some).
An affordable and effective cooling weighted blanket for your restless sleeping friends, made with natural glass beads on the inside with weighted pressure that some reviewers say helps with insomnia and anxiety.
A delicate zodiac necklace so customizable, you can choose the exact length *and* color for their sign (just be sure to run it past your Taurus friends in advance, because trust me, they’ll have thoughts).
A six-bottle variety pack of curated wines from Nakedwines.com, an excellent place for them to discover indie winemakers and sample a lil’ something of everything to celebrate.
An extremely nostalgia-inducing s’mores maker so they can celebrate their summer birthday in the most on-brand manner possible.
An Ursula meme mug for your coffee-guzzling friends that I believe just became the legal definition of “mood.”
A tiny milk frother to make everything they drink taste like it was lovingly handcrafted by a barista.
An assortment of Milk Bar cookies from the iconic New York-based bakery, aka the ultimate birthday bragging right — ordinarily you have to stand in line for a bajillion years for one of these!
A cold brew coffee maker so gloriously easy to use that all they have to do is stick their favorite ground coffee in the filter, seal the airtight lid on top, and pop it in the fridge overnight. Boom, four cups of cold brew.
A “Hunt A Killer” subscription box to put all those years they spent marathoning Law & Order to the test — every month they’ll get sent new updates to a (fictional!!) murder case complete with evidence to decode and piece together, so they can use their sleuthing skills and wit to catch the killer.
A teensy mini waffle maker that will churn out adorably-sized, perfectly cooked-through waffles in mere minutes — the ultimate birthday treat.
A “because quarantine birthday” wineglass they can use to toast to everyone in the Zoom birthday chat after y’all sing “Happy Birthday” in nine different (but no less enthusiastic!!) keys.
A sushi-making kit perfect for beginners or intermediate sushi makers, so they can finally mix and match the exact ingredients of their birthday dreams.
A set of Hamilton stickers or pins, so they can rep for their favorite character (which is all of them, tbh).
A collapsible microwave popcorn maker that doubles as a serving bowl, so they can take bowl after bowl of movie theater-quality buttered popcorn to the face as they go through their Netflix queue.
A bottle of unusual cocktail bitters for any friend who is getting seriously bored of their own bartending skills (read: pouring the exact same wine into the exact same glass every weekend).
A spooky skull-shaped ice mold so anyone who sees their Instagram story of their birthday drink will look at the glass and immediately go, “Coooooool coool cool coolcoolcoolcool.” *sweats*
A customizable Animal Crossing tote bag you can get in a ton of different colors with their island’s name on it *and* their three favorite villagers (just be sure to say which ones you want at checkout, and by “which ones,” I obviously mean Judy).
A moisturizing semi-matte lipstick that’s also vegan, paraben-free, nontoxic, and cruelty-free, and comes in so many tones you’re bound to find their ~perfect nude~.
A set of adorable animal-shaped silicone tea infusers for your environmentally-conscious friend to fill their mornings with fun *and* help them cut down on single-use tea bags.
A chic vegan cork “leather” slim cardholder they can easily slide into a pocket (that is, when they’re not showing it off in an Instagram story).
A pair of popular vintage-inspired sunglasses that come in so many colors you won’t have any trouble finding one that matches their ~aesthetic~.
A set of pastel Mickey Mouse-themed mechanical pencils with dainty Mickey ears on the ends of them for the friend you haven’t seen lift their head up from Disney+ in months.
A set of adorable hanging cat spoons, because they deserve to have a meow-mentously cute birthday breakfast.
A “Good Vibes Only” candle you can order with a custom scent, so they can use it to ~manifest~ whatever it is they’re hoping to get out of this next year of their human life.
A strappy tank from Free People with just the right amount of compression to work out in, but also just comfy enough that they may just opt to lounge in it all the live long day.
A customizable Glossier Balm Dotcom trio gift set full of ultra-hydrating, gorgeously subtle colors you can hand-pick for your friend — including a sparkly *birthday* balm.
A massive set of 100 The Office-themed stickers, so you can litter all your surfaces with iconic moments included and not limited to Kevin’s doomed chili, Dwight’s doomed encounter with the CPR dummy, and Michael’s doomed…well, everything.
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