Years ago, the big 4-0 stood for over the hill and being well… old! Now days this is so not the case. 40 is the new 30 and it’s important to keep this in mind when searching for a gift that she’ll truly appreciate. Check out these gift ideas that she will love and actually use. You can always have fun with it and purchase a gag gift but be certain that it fits with not just her personality, but the relationship you hold with her.
No woman enjoys being solicited or bothered by unwelcome visitors. This is an amazing gift because it gives her privacy, and access to people at her front door without having to engage unless she wants to. She will be alerted immediately once there is motion, and she can chat with them through the device if she chooses. It also provides a solid piece of mind when you aren’t home at all.
The Kindle Fire never goes out of a style. This is the latest model and it’s perfect for any woman regardless of her hobbies. She can read endless amounts of books, stream the web and have access to her favorite apps like Netflix and Pinterest. It provides her own space which she totally deserves, especially when the rest of the family is likely taking over every other device in the house.
It’s been 40 long years…and no matter her lifestyle be it a stay at home mom or busy career woman (or both) she deserves to relax. She may not have the schedule that will allow her to visit the spa each week, but she can certainly soak in her own tub more often. This tray adjusts to any size tub, looks chic and can hold everything she needs. Devices, books and that sought after glass of wine will now be easily accessible.
The outdoorsy woman should be able to hit the trails and then follow it up with some relaxation. If this sounds like your lady, then consider this easily portable hammock. Weighing just 16 oz, she can grab it and go and search for the perfect spot in the woods to hang it. She can easily hang it herself and take a much-needed snooze with nothing else but good ole nature in her view.
This couldn’t be more fabulous. A true statement piece for her very special birthday. This gorgeous pink wristlet is the perfect clutch without the annoying task of carrying it. Made from calfskin leather, it will be the gift she always wanted but never took the time to buy for herself. It’s perfectly unique, just like her.
What woman doesn’t dig feeling chic and warm simultaneously? These gloves are gorgeous, made with real leather and lined with super soft cashmere. Their available in a variety of classic shades and are made to be compatible with her touch screen devices so she can be productive and social while staying cozy.
The all mighty fit bit. A perfect gift for the woman who is truly paying attention to her body. This one is super cute with its peachy rose gold colors, giving it an extra feminine touch. But aside from its visual appeal, it can totally take her fitness game to the next level when tracking steps and providing workouts. She can also track her rest to make sure 24-7 she’s taking the best care of herself. It also stores 300 of her favorite jams to make working out easy!
This one is for the baker, the woman who loves to be in the kitchen regularly. We know what you’re thinking, it may seem wrong to push anyone into the kitchen more. But for those who genuinely love it, these stand mixers can save LOADS of time. If they don’t own one already, it’s a pricey splurge that they’ll truly appreciate.
This one is for the Wino. If she loves wine, why not give her a gift to dabble in making her own? Allow her to combine creativity with her favorite flavors, and maybe you’ll kick off a whole new hobby! Using fresh fruit, she can create the wine of her dreams in just one hour. This kit doesn’t skimp you either, making 15 1 gallon delicious and unique batches.
Cappuccino and specialty drinks should be available for her every day. Give the coffee loving lady an Espresso Machine and forget the local coffee shop, likely spending her a lot of time and moula. This one is reasonably priced, and offers an espresso maker, cappuccino maker, and latte maker all in one. It has super simple buttons that make it easy and not at all confusing during that morning fog or afternoon energy dip.
This gift couldn’t get any more adorable and is sure to be one of her favorites. The company takes a beautiful piece of glass and within it they make soundwave art featuring any sounds close to her art. This could be a saying from someone she loves, her favorite song or a song that takes her back to a special time in her life. It’s different, and thoughtful.
Ipsy is a monthly subscription bag/box that will give her customized beauty products every single month. You can visit the site and get started by customizing skin tone, skin issues, favorite color and types of products. It’s perfect because she can try new sample size products that allow her to truly test it out before buying the big (sometimes expensive) beauty products.
Genius Device! It’s a magnetic grocery list maker that will attach directly to her fridge. No more forgotten items at the store. As soon as it comes to mind, she can tell it and it will record it. There are 2500 preloaded items and it will print off just like a receipt with all the needed items. It’s smart, fun and totally worth the money!
If she loves to give to others or has an organization of any kind that is especially close to her heart, then consider a gift that receives donations from her closest friends and family so that she can give back. You know the woman she is and supporting her efforts will likely be a precious gift simply because you support what she cares for. If a party is lined up for her, this would be an amazing idea. (Don’t forget to add some cash)
Give her the option to either take a little getaway on her birthday or whenever the time if right for her. She can browse tons of locations and unique homes to stay in and choose exactly what she wants based on her personal tastes. Another option that really requires no brain work, because well, who doesn’t like to get away occasionally?
Love this idea for its simplicity, but also for its oddly sentimental properties. Make her feel like a kid again, with all the wonderfully delicious candies that made her younger years go round’. Complete with 40 different types of candies, it’s sure to make her smile and bring back some super special times.
This gift would be greatly appreciated by the woman that has curly, or frizzy hair. Yes, it’s pricey. But if it shaves off time and provides a salon like blowout every time it’s used, then it would appear to be totally worth it. Women rave about it in its reviews. It’s said to be the best of the best and extremely quiet compared to other blow dryers. Invest in her beauty routine!
Kind of a gag gift, yet kind of super cute! This would be especially great for her to wear on her birthday itself with her birthday year on blast. It’s got edgy vibes and available in black or red. Listed for fans of rock concerts, but it’s great either way. If she’s got a great sense of humor, she will totally rep this on her big day and beyond.
You really can’t go wrong with a blown-up canvas photo of one of her favorite memories. Consider stealing some from her most recent family photos or a vacation she took. Better yet, you could purchase a package from a local photographer as well to take the image to the next level prior to printing.
A beautifully written book about the fears of aging and how she can learn from others to make sure the next years go even better than the previous ones. The book is sentimental and emotional, taking a closer look at moments and what matters most. It’s sure to inspire her to live her very best life and to remember that age ain’t nothing but a number.
This simple bracelet speaks for itself. It consists of 40 tiny gold-plated beads to represent all the lovely years of her life. It’s understated and something that she can wear solo or combine with other pieces. It’s also available in Rose Gold and Silver, so choose whatever she loves most. Nickle free and suitable for even the most sensitive skin types.
Does she like to go to concerts and other special events? Travel often? It’s very possible that she’s already been saving ticket stubs to events and memories she’s created, and this is an awesome way to organize it all beautifully. If she hasn’t been saving them, this will encourage her to do so. The chic book is available in black or gold and holds 100 normal size tickets.
Give her time and freedom with a Robot Vacuum. She can now sit back and relax and let this mighty machine do the work for her. It can clean both hardwood floors and medium length carpet. Check out the reviews on Amazon and you’ll see why this one specifically was ranked the best in 2018. It’s also super quiet, so it won’t disrupt the household while it’s hard at work!
This cute gold little printer works with her phone to instantly print off pictures. We all snap away on her camera phones, but we often forget to print them for the memory to view years from now. Now she can instantly do this in a matter of minutes using an app. Now she will have the moments forever as opposed to lost in a cloud somewhere.