Sweet 16 Birthday Gift Ideas

Girls turning 16 tend to be right on the pulse of what is cool.

She’s turning sweet sixteen! And you probably don’t have a clue as to what to get her. You want something special and memorable, but you also want to avoid the dreaded eye roll! So what, pray tell, makes a 16th birthday gift a great one versus a total dud?


Sweet 16 Birthday Gift Ideas

Girls turning 16 tend to be right on the pulse of what is cool, so giving her jewelry, like earrings, bangle bracelets, or a friendship necklace to be shared with her BFF will score you major points. Sixteeners will also go gaga for music or movie gift cards, designer perfume, and makeup kits.


Seek Outside Counsel

If you’re a little nervous about going it alone when shopping for a Sweet 16 birthday gift (and really, who could blame you) talk to others about what she might like. If you’re her parent, grab some alone time with her friends to see if she’s dropped any hints about a birthday gift she’d love. If you’re a friend of the family, see if you can chat with her mom to gain insight into what she’d like.


Once you’ve gathered all your intel and with knowledge in hand, have fun shopping for that Sweet 16 birthday gift. We’re sure even the coolest chick will love it.


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