Gift Ideas For Teen Girls: 2021 Gift Guide
Are you searching for gift ideas for teen girls 13 to 18 years old? I put together a selection of gift ideas that my own teenage daughter either owns and loves or would really like to own. Shopping for teenage girls can be tough and I hope this list of suggestions helps you find the perfect gift she will love.
You will find a mixture of fun and cool gift ideas for teenage girls that are on every girl’s wishlist, suitable for any occasion. Whether you are looking for some birthday, graduation, or Christmas gift ideas for teen girls, there are lots of ideas to draw inspiration from.
Popular Gift Ideas For Teen Girls
DIY Wall Collage Craft Kit
This Make Your Own Wall Collage craft kit inspires self-expression and creativity and is the perfect gift for teen girls to personalize their personal space. Includes hundreds of stickers, frame cutouts, color your own designs, letters, quotes, foam squares, and string for bringing a wall or door to life with a one-of-a-kind collage arrangement.
Extendable Selfie Stick
It is super simple to use. Turn it on, connect it to a smartphone via Bluetooth adjust the angle, and snap the photo. When it is folded up, it only measures just over 7 inches in length, making it the perfect size for carrying in a purse or jacket pocket.
The selfie stick extends up to 39 inches, so your teen no longer has to try and stretch her arm to impossible lengths to capture a group selfie.
TableTopics Teen Conversation Starter Cards
Getting your teens to talk beyond a grunt and grumble can be challenging at this age. This pack of conversation starter cards just for teens is a fun and creative way to get your teen chatting! Includes 135 questions that are great for introducing fun conversation to family dinner time, or for teens to ask their friends when hanging out.
Mobile Phone Holder
Does your teen read or watch movies on her phone or iPod? Then she will love one of these mobile phone holders that allows her to keep her hands free.
Just place the phone in the bracket and clip it to the edge of a desk, table, nightstand, or headboard. The flexible gooseneck arm can be adjusted in any direction to get the perfect angle.
My teen loves watching Netflix movies and reading ebooks on her phone laying in bed. Using a mobile phone holder, she doesn’t get cramped hands from holding her phone and she doesn’t have to worry if she falls asleep.
It is also great for video messaging. She can sit and talk with her friends while they work on homework or school projects together.
3D Crystal Jigsaw Puzzle
3D crystal jigsaw puzzles are a fun twist and challenge for teen girls who enjoy puzzles. They are a brain teaser and 3D interlocking jigsaw puzzle in one. Once the puzzle is complete, they are left with a beautiful figurine to display or give as a gift. Lots of shapes and 3 levels of difficulty to choose from.
Lipstick Shaped Portable Charger
This compact USB phone charger has enough juice to deliver one full charge to most smartphones. It requires no batteries – just plug it into a USB wall plug and charge for 4 hours and toss it in your bag before heading out.
It is the size of a lipstick tube that fits easily into pants pockets or a small purse. Parents can have peace of mind knowing their daughter doesn’t have to worry about her phone running out of battery when she is away from the house.
Geode Magnetic Sphere Fidget Toy
The Geode Magnetic Sphere is one of the best fidget toys for older kids. Includes 12 magnetic pentagons to shake, stack, build, tumble, and snap into over 100 different shapes. Frustration-free, girls can experience hours of fidgeting fun creating all kinds of shapes such as spheres, towers, ovals, and pyramids. Each pentagon has 5 rare earth magnets.
Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Film Camera
Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Film CameraHigh school is a flurry of fun activities, dances, sports, class trips, and parties. Teens will have a blast creating and sharing memories with this Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Film Camera.
Girls can take a picture and instantly print it out. Just load with film, focus, snap, and print. The pictures measure 3.5″ x 2.3″, about the size of a credit card which is the perfect size for journaling, sharing with friends, or hanging in a locker. The camera uses Fujifilm Instax Mini Instant Film to develop the pictures. Film not included.
Teen girls love taking selfies and photos of their friends, making this instant camera an excellent gift choice.
Calligraphy Hand Lettering Pens & Workbook
A fun hobby for teen girls to learn is modern calligraphy and hand lettering. A set of calligraphy pens and a hand lettering workbook makes a wonderful gift for a girl who enjoys arts and crafts. There are tons of YouTube videos where they can continue to hone their skills and learn to incorporate hand lettering into other creative projects.
JAM Plus Portable Speaker
Girls can rock out to their tunes everywhere they go with a JAM Plus Portable Speaker. Kids can listen to music wirelessly from their smartphone or tablet using Bluetooth up to 30 feet from the speaker. Can be paired with a second speaker for true stereo sound.
It also includes a cord for a wired connection for non-wireless devices too. The design is super sleek and modern and comes in a variety of colors.
The JAM Plus speaker offers high-quality, high-volume sound for 4 hours of wireless play and 12 hours of wired play between charges. The speaker includes a rechargeable lithium-ion battery with a USB connection for charging off a computer or USB wall charger.
It even has an integrated speakerphone that seamlessly transitions from music to conversation.
Build Your Own Selfie Craft Kit
Transform selfies into pixel art! Teen girls will have a blast building selfies using square plastic bricks to create a masterpiece that can be displayed using the frame provided. The QBRIX Build Your Own Selfie Kit is the perfect gift for teens who enjoy crafting and photography.
The photo constructor building kit includes 3500 bricks, 1 base plate, 1 mounting tool, 1 photo frame, 1 unique code, and instructions to upload a photo and receive the build layout map straight to your phone. It can be disassembled and reconstructed as many times as you wish, for assembling all your favorite photos.
Fitbit Flex Wireless Activity + Sleep Wristband
Fitbit Flex Wireless Activity + Sleep WristbandGive the gift of health and fitness! Teaching kids healthy habits to carry with them for the rest of their lives is an important part of parenting. With a Fitbit Flex Wireless Activity + Sleep Wristband, teens can track their daily physical activity and sleep activity and set personal fitness goals.
Girls can track steps, distance traveled, calories burned, active minutes and monitor how long and how well they sleep. It even has a silent alarm that wakes them up in the morning.
The Fitbit connects wirelessly with an app and includes tools for setting goals and tracking daily progress. They can even connect with their friends and challenge each other to be more active. The wristbands are water-resistant and stay charged for 5 days. Great gift for motivating teenagers to get up and move and to better understand their health and fitness.
Brother ScanNCut Cutting Machine
The Brother ScanNCut Cutting Machine with Scanner is one of the best gift ideas for teen girls who love to craft! Girls can make t-shirts, wall decals, stickers, notebook labels, paper crafts, and so much more. Perfect for making gifts, creating home decor, personalizing a space, or making crafts to sell. If you have a teen with the spirit of an entrepreneur, a cutting machine is a girl’s dream come true. The possibilities of crafting projects are endless!
Cuts materials up to 3mm thick such as paper, vinyl, fabric, balsa wood, chipboard, foam and felt. Includes over 250 pre-loaded crafting templates. Requires a phone, tablet, or PC to add custom designs and other free templates. The cutting machine also has a built-in scanner that allows users to scan drawings and create cut files directly.
Polaroid Cube+ Lifestyle Action Camera
Polaroid Cube+ LIVE STREAMING 1440p Mini Lifestyle Action Camera with Wi-Fi & Image StabilizationIs your teen girl active in sports or spends a lot of time outdoors? This sturdy, Polaroid Cube+ Lifestyle Action Camera is perfect for capturing life’s adventurous moments as they happen.
This mini lifestyle action camera films the action as you experience the moment!
Weatherproof, shockproof, mountable, and built to handle everything you can imagine, this lifestyle camera is the go-to choice for capturing pure fun under any conditions on land or water.
The cube has a powerful magnet on the bottom for attaching to any metal surface. Attach it to your helmet, bicycle handlebars, or wear it around your neck or waist, and never miss a second of the action.
Includes built-in Wi-Fi, apps for editing, printing, and live streaming, full HD recording, image stabilization, and photography in one small device.
LEGO Disney Mickey Mouse Mosaic Art Kit
LEGO has come out with a unique twist of building sets for creatives focusing on art and style. This LEGO Mickey Mouse Mosaic Art Building Set makes a great gift for a creative teen who enjoys working on relaxing and meditative craft projects and enjoys building LEGO.
The kit includes 2 photos to choose from, either Mickey Mouse or Minnie Mouse, 2600+ tiles, 9 canvas wall decor plates, Disney signature tile, brick-built LEGO frame, unique hanging element, and a tile tool. Even includes a soundtrack to download and listen to when building. Buy two kits if you want to build and display both Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse together.
Lighted Vanity Mirror
The vanity mirror fits perfectly in any size space. The affordable mirror is a great value for the price and boasts a bunch of cool features.
The tri-fold mirror swivels 180° for a comfortable viewing angle, includes a 1X, 2X, and 3X magnifying mirror, 22 adjustable LED lights, and touch screen control.
This handy, multi-purpose mirror is a gift that is sure to become an important part of a teen girl’s daily routine.
Vlogging Content Creator Kit
If you have an innovative teen entrepreneur who is always looking for the next business idea, this vlogging content creator kit is the perfect gift to help her launch her products or ideas on social media.
The kit includes the Canon EOS M50 Mark II camera, DM-E100S Stereo Microphone, and HG-100TBR Tripod Grip, everything your teen needs to get started creating high-quality 4K or full HD video content.
Unstable Unicorns Game
A popular new party game among teens and young adults is the hilarious Unstable Unicorns Strategic Card Game. Be the first the build your Unicorn Army consisting of Baby Unicorns, Magical Unicorns, and Basic Unicorns.
Build your army, destroy your friends’ army. Seek revenge or protect your stable with magic. The unicorns are your only friends now! Be the first to build your army and become The Righteous Ruler of All Things Magical.
This fun game is recommended for individuals 14 years and over and is best played with 2 to 8 players. It can be played with a larger crowd if played with the expansion packs. Includes 135 playing cards and rules.
Pink Truck Building Set Toy
Appreciation of trucks and cars is not just for boys! This replication of the Pink Mercedes G500 Off-Road Truck Building Set is the perfect gift for teen girls who love trucks and enjoy the challenge of building set toys. This building set for teens and adults features a replication of the Mercedes G500 Off-road vehicle in a bright pink color.
The set includes over 700 pieces, metal stickers, and easy-to-read instructions. Features movable parts, a removable roof, and a spare tire. Can be used as a toy or put on display when complete. Recommended for individuals 16 and up.
Gordian Knot Brainteaser Puzzle
Gordians Knot Brainteaser Puzzle
A super fun gift idea for a teen girl is a brainteaser puzzle! Kids will have so much fun trying to solve the puzzle, they won’t even realize they are honing their deductive reasoning and problem-solving skills.
The Gordian Knot Brainteaser is a challenging puzzle that requires 69 different moves to dismantle the puzzle. Perfect for girls who love to challenge their brains and critical thinking skills.
Also includes a 40-page step-by-step solution book and easy-to-follow reassembly instructions to help you out if needed. Recommended for kids 14+.
Puzzle Gift Box With Hidden Compartment
Girls love mysteries! Give the gift of a mystery to solve with this Da Vinci Code Puzzle Box with a secret compartment that can only be opened by solving the code. The puzzle box is perfect for hiding a small gift such as jewelry or money inside for them to find after they crack the code.
Mini Succulent Plant & Flower Pot
A cute mini flower pot and succulent or cactus plant make adorable gift ideas for teens girls. Succulents and cacti don’t need a lot of maintenance. All they need is a sunny window and a watering 1-2 times a week. They are pretty forgiving if they are forgotten for a couple of days!
If your teen is not a plant person, they are perfect for holding small odds n’ ends and candy too.
These mini flower pots are charming and add lots of character to a teen’s bedroom. They come in dozens of different animals and mini animal houses including a hippo, cat, rabbit, hedgehog, black bear, polar bear, frog, and more. There is one for every personality type.
Nancy Drew Murder Mystery Board Game
A fun and immersive murder mystery game for teens, Nancy Drew Mystery At Magnolia Gardens is the perfect choice for a teen game night. Join the investigation and solve the murder at Magnolia Gardens by listening to witnesses, analyzing evidence, creating timelines, and confirming alibis. Find the killer before he strikes again! Typically takes 60-90 minutes to play, and can be played with 1-6 players. A great gift idea for teenage girls who love to sleuth and solve mysteries.
Healthy Cookbook For Teens
One of the best gift ideas for teen girls is a cookbook. Teaching teens essential life skills while they are still living at home is key to raising a successful adult.
Eat Fresh Food: Awesome Recipes For Teen Chefs is an excellent cookbook for teaching kids how to prepare and cook healthy meals. The book includes recipes that are healthy, easy to prepare, and kid-friendly.
Kids can learn how to make delicious recipes such as mac n’ cheese, fish tacos, chickpea burgers with mango salsa, eggless caesar salad, whole wheat bread, carrot jam, and so much more.
The recipes emphasize the use of fresh ingredients and the cookbook includes general nutrition and safety information as well as advice about choosing organic ingredients.
LEGO Friends TV Show Building Set
Do you have a teen girl who is a huge fan of the television show Friends? Then this LEGO Friends TV Series Building Set is the perfect gift if she loves building LEGO too!
Just Dance 2022 Video Game
Girls just want to dance, dance, dance!! The newest installment of the Just Dance video game series is soon to be released this fall and is guaranteed to be one of the most requested top Christmas gifts for teen girls this year!
Just Dance 2022 promises to be the hottest party of the year with 40 hot hits to dance to including Imagine Dragons, Ciara, Katy Perry, Meghan Trainor, Beyonce, and many more.
Just Dance 2022 is available for Nintendo Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox X/S, and Xbox Digital.
3D Printing Pen
If you have a teen who loves to create and design, a 3D Printing Pen makes a great gift to make their ideas come to life.
The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective Teens
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens
One of the best gifts for teen girls in senior grades or for those who are getting ready to graduate is the personal development book, The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective Teens, and its accompaniment workbook.
I can’t recommend this book enough! I bought my kids and all their close friend’s copies of this book and my daughter’s school is incorporating this book into their personal planning curriculum. Every high school student should have the opportunity to read this book, including their caregivers.
Teens learn personal responsibility, boundaries, strategies to improve self-image, how to build/maintain friendships and relationships, resist peer pressure, plan and achieve their goals, how to respond to cyberbullying, and appropriate social media behaviors.
Sketchbook For Drawing, Sketching, And Doodling
Sketchbooks are a great gift idea for teen girls who like to draw and doodle. This large-sized sketchbook has a cute and simple sketch of a sweet whimsical girl on the cover which is appealing to teenage girls. Pair it with a set of drawing pencils or colored pencils to complete the gift.
Ceramic Sprinkle Donut Mug
The mug is designed in the shape of a donut with a bite taken out of the top and a hole in the center. The front of the mug features pink or chocolate icing, covered with sprinkles. The back of the mug features the words “Mmm… Donuts” on the bottom of the donut.
The large mug holds 14 ounces of liquid and is both microwaveable and dishwasher safe. The handle stays cool, perfect for enjoying a cup of coffee or hot cocoa.
Big Bang Theory Trivia Game
Is your teen a Big Bang Theory fan? Girls can test their knowledge of the television series with The Big Bang Theory Fact or Fiction Trivia Game.
The game is recommended for kids 12 to 16 years of age who are very familiar with the TV show. The object of the game is to collect 5 character pieces by correctly answering fact or fiction questions from seasons 1 through 4.
The game includes 400 questions about a fact from the show or a fictional character mentioned in the show. To make it even more fun, you can challenge your opponents in a game of Rock, Paper, Scissors, Lizard, and Spock to try and take one of their character cards.
Overall, it is a great game for girls who never miss an episode of the Big Bang Theory.
Nasa Apollo Saturn V LEGO Building Set
LEGO Nasa Apollo Saturn V Building Kit (1969 Piece)
If you are searching for gift ideas for teen girls who enjoy both science and building LEGO, this Nasa Apollo Saturn V LEGO Building Set is a great choice.
This sci-fi space LEGO building set includes over 1900 pieces for building the Apollo Saturn V spacecraft, a Lunar Lander, and a Lunar Orbiter.
Kids can learn all about the manned Apollo moon missions from the included information booklet. This is a great gift for kids, siblings, and parents to spend quality time doing together.
The Apollo spacecraft measures over 39 inches tall (one meter) and 6 inches in diameter. Includes 3 stands for displaying horizontally. Recommended for kids 14+.
Pair it with the Women of NASA Building Kit for an out-of-this-world, geeky gift for a teen girl.
Thank you for visiting and I hope you enjoyed these fun and cool gift ideas for teen girls. What gift ideas for teen girls would you suggest?