Sweet 16 Gift Ideas
the landmark event in every girl's life, second only her wedding
up with teen
gift ideas is normally difficult, Sweet 16 is a huge deal
for teen girls that signifies their first leap into womanhood.
So the birthday gift you give better be special!
to planning an extra special day for girls, a new trend in birthday
parties gives equal attention to teen boys coming of age. In the
interests of fair play, then, check out a great collection of
Sweet 16 gift ideas for both girls AND boys
suitable for any budget just up ahead...
just for girls, jewelry
remains a favorite Sweet 16 gift. Make it extra special with a
ring, bracelet, or necklace featuring birthstone jewelry
to help them always remember this milestone birthday. A special
spa day is
another great gift to pamper any young woman entering adulthood.
On the flip
side, nothing celebrates budding manhood like a gift of a shaving
set - with their own razor, shaving cream and after-shave
16 gifts, co-ed edition:
interests, passions and future plans is a good place to start
when considering a gift to bring to the Sweet
Sixteen party, but if you're still stuck for ideas, consider
these expert tips and suggestions for thoughtful gifts that will
surely be appreciated by 16-year-olds of either sex:
Gift Card - For any fashion-conscious teen (aren't they
all?) let them pick out their favorite teen
clothing with a gift card from their favorite store. Depending
on your relationship, go with them to spend some quality time,
or let 'em loose at the mall accompanied by friends to help
them celebrate the day.
tickets - Since it's almost guaranteed your special teen
has a favorite music genre or band, check local summer
concert listings or surf the Web to find out where and
when a special music event is playing nearby. Be sure to buy
two or more tickets for a special afternoon or night out with
friends or family. .
Gift basket of goodies - You know what they like, so fill up a tote or gift basket with their favorite snacks and drinks. Tie it up in a bright ribbon and you have a custom made gift they'll really enjoy. Don't forget their favorite junk food!
A new laptop or iPad
- If they don't have one already, a new laptop makes a great gift for any teen to let them download favorite
music, update their Facebook page, or to complete homework projects.
If they already have a laptop or iPad, consider peripherals or add-ons
they might love including a gift certificate for iTunes, hands-free car earphones, or other cool gadgets they'll go crazy for.
More tips & advice about Sweet 16 gifts around the Web:
Ten Sweet 16 Birthday Gifts - Check out this slideshow featuring some of the coolest gift ideas around for teens of any age.
16 Birthday Gift Ideas - A dozen great ideas including hi-tech, car accessories, for the college bound, and more.