bff gifts
Cheapism

Best Friend Gifts Perfect For Your Sister From Another Mister

View Slideshow
bff gifts
Cheapism

Gifts for Your Soul Sister

She's been there for you through thick, thin, and every consistency in between, right? Naturally, you really want a gift that'll make her smile, laugh, cry, or just generally get all up in her feelings. From hilarious books and customizable items to heartfelt pieces she'll cherish for years, these gift ideas are guaranteed to be a hit.


Prices and availability are subject to change.


RelatedThe Best and Most Thoughtful Anniversary Gifts for Her

It's Good to Have Friends Tee
TeePublic

It's Good to Have Friends Tee

$20 from TeePublic
Shop Now

Your ultimate, ride-or-die friend knows who she is, and you can let the world know, too, with this hilarious tee. The design also comes on a hoodie, mug, or mask. If your sense of humor isn't quite so dark — or you just like to keep your secrets hidden — we're pretty certain you'll find something else to love and share at this great little shop.

Related: Need Unique Gifts? Here Are Our Favorite Stores for Holiday Shopping

Cameo Press Image
Cameo

A Personal Message From Her Favorite Celebrity

Price varies from Cameo
Shop Now


Give your best fangirl a gift she will never forget: a personal video message from her favorite actor, musician, reality TV personality, or other celeb — which can then be shared on her social media platform of choice. There are literally thousands of famous (and not-so-famous) people to choose from on Cameo, and prices vary accordingly.

TheraBox
Cratejoy

TheraBox

$31/month and up from Cratejoy
Shop Now


TheraBox is a subscription box that reminds your closest friend that you're not only thinking about her but hoping she's taking care of herself, too. Each box includes six to eight "wellness goodies" plus a "happiness activity" that, if you live near each other, you can do together.


Related: Subscription Box Gifts That Keep the Giving Going

The Bouqs Co. Flower Subscription
The Bouqs Co.
Personalized Name Necklace
Oak & Luna
Fizzy Bath Bomb Gift Set
Amazon

Fizzy Bath Bomb Gift Set

$25 from Amazon
Buy It


Here's one gift that won't fizzle: A set of organic bath bombs in vibrant hues that can make her bath as colorful as it is relaxing. Each bath bomb features different scents and natural ingredients, from lavender and coconut to rose.


Related: 33 Inexpensive Products to Ease Stress at Home

Social Distancing Gift Box for Friends
Etsy

Social Distancing Gift Box for Friends

$28 and up from Etsy
Shop Now


Has the pandemic made it hard to see your far-away bestie? If that's the case, she will certainly appreciate this gift set, which includes a number of sweet, cute items that will let her know you've been thinking about her and love her.


Related: Funny Gifts to Commemorate the Dumpster Fire That Was 2020

'Wild At Home' Book
Amazon
Unbiological Sister Necklace
Etsy

Unbiological Sister Necklace

$13 from Etsy
Shop Now


Best friends are often called our "soul sisters" — the ones we get to choose, not inherit. This pendant honors the special nature of that relationship and comes in packaging that reads: "Not sisters by blood, but sisters by heart. Thank you for being my unbiological sister."


Related: 50 Unique Holiday Gift Ideas for Her Under $50

Rustic Sugar Creek Co. Candles
Amazon

Rustic Sugar Creek Co. Candles

$12 from Amazon
Shop Now


The messages on these candles are what best friendships are made of — heartfelt messages and hilarious inside jokes. If "You're My Person" is a little too corny for you and your best friend, don't worry — others are definitely on the more snarky and NSFW side.


Related: Unusual Gifts They'll Never See Coming

Cinch! Luxury Wine Socks
Amazon

Cinch! Luxury Wine Socks

$10 from Amazon

Shop Now


These super-soft socks will keep the feet of any wine-loving lady warm (and let someone nearby know when she needs a refill). They come in cute cupcake-like gift packaging. 


'Why You're My Bestie' Gift Journal
Amazon
Rachel and Monica Best Friend Mugs
Etsy

Rachel and Monica Best Friend Mugs

$22 and up from Etsy
Shop Now


Is she the Monica to your Rachel (or vice versa)? Don't worry — even if your answer is "Who are these Rachel and Monica people," chances are this Etsy seller has a set of mugs that will make sense to you. The Gayle to your Oprah, for example, or the Tina to your Amy.


Related: Awesome Gifts for Couch Potatoes and TV Lovers

Tangerine Orange Baja Thunderbird Blanket
West Path
Good Friends Are Like Stars Necklace
Uncommon Goods

Good Friends Are Like Stars Necklace

$55 from Uncommon Goods
Shop Now


This heartfelt and chic necklace "alludes to the quiet consistency of friends." It includes a rock crystal, gold vermeil charm, and a pendant that reads: "Good friends are like stars, you don't always see them but you know they are always there."


Related: 100 Christmas Gifts for $25 or Less

Polaroid Lab Digital to Analog Photo Printer
Amazon
'Untamed'
Amazon

'Untamed'

$17 from Amazon
Shop Now


If your BFF could use a heaping dose of positive energy, grab her a copy of "Untamed" by Glennon Doyle, who's been called "the patron saint of female empowerment." Nearly 9,000 Amazon readers have given it 4.7 out of 5 stars, and one reviewer wrote: "By page 16, I’d already sobbed, laughed, sobbed, reconsidered who I am, how I live my life, and what I’m doing next, and cried again."


Related: Clever and Creative Gifts for Book Lovers

'You Can Wear It Again: a Celebration of Bridesmaids' Dresses'
Always Fits

'You Can Wear It Again: a Celebration of Bridesmaids' Dresses'

$15 from Always Fits

Shop Now


Sure, you'd gladly walk over broken glass to see your dearest friend get betrothed, but did it have to be in such a hideous dress? This hilarious book pays tribute to the decades of bad bridal fashion that so many of our best friends have roped us into.


Related: Gifts for People Who Say, 'Don't Get Me Anything'

Pixel Lovebox
Lovebox

Pixel Lovebox

$100 from Lovebox
Shop Now


There are friendship bracelets and lamps galore that communicate across time and space these days, but there's only one Pixel Lovebox. You send a message via an app, and the heart on the box will spin until your best friend opens the lid to view it.

Gymbee Resistance Bands Set
Amazon

Gymbee Resistance Bands Set

$20 from Amazon

Shop Now


Got a friend who's a fitness fanatic? She'll get a full-body workout with these durable cotton fabric resistance bands that she can easily take anywhere she goes — even on the next girls' trip. The set comes with three bands of varying resistance in gray, black, and pink, access to video workouts using the bands, and a mesh carrying bag.

Boho Macrame Magazine Rack
Amazon

Boho Macrame Magazine Rack

$30 from Amazon
Shop Now


Sometimes you just want to get your best friend something pretty, and this magazine rack is definitely that (plus it embraces the making-a-huge-comeback macrame trend). If you want, you can even gift her with a magazine subscription she'll enjoy as a companion gift.


Related: Groovy Gifts for People Who Just Love the '70s

Love & Friendship in a Jar
Amazon
Long Distance Mug Set
Amazon

Long Distance Mug Set

$22 from Amazon
Shop Now


Yes, we already included a mug set in this gift guide, but what are best friends for if not chatting with while sipping a hot cuppa (perhaps with a little splash of something extra)? This set is for those BFFs who live far apart — there's no doubt you'll think of each other whenever you use these cups.


Related: Thoughtful Gifts for Love and Friendship Across the Miles

Homemaid Living Bamboo Bathtub Tray
Amazon

Homemaid Living Bamboo Bathtub Tray

$30 from Amazon

Shop Now


This bathtub tray has space for all the things a self-care devotee might want nearby. Made of water-resistant bamboo, it includes a built-in wine glass holder, tablet holder, and more. 

Message Wine Tumbler
Natural Life
The Medium Transport Tote
Madewell

The Medium Transport Tote

$168 from Madewell
Shop Now


If you'd like to splurge a bit on your bestie, this sumptuous leather tote works with just about any wardrobe, and you can monogram it for her in metallic gold, silver, or eight other colors. Comes in English Saddle and True Black.


Related: Useful Gifts for All the Practical People On Your List

Big Red Rooster 6-Sound White Noise Machine
Amazon

Big Red Rooster 6-Sound White Noise Machine

$20 from Amazon

Shop Now


Nothing promotes self-care more than a sound night's sleep, and this well-rated sound machine can help make that happen. It includes six sounds: rain, brook, thunder, white noise, ocean, and summer night. Can be powered by an included AC adapter or batteries and also features an auto-off timer function. 


La Chatelaine Deluxe Hand Cream Collection
Amazon
Birchbox
Birchbox
Claudia Pearson City Tote
Etsy

City Tote Bags

$22 and up from Etsy
Shop Now


Does your bestie feel a particular affinity for the big city? She can show her civic pride with one of these canvas tote bags. Designed in Brooklyn by artist Claudia Pearson and manufactured in Michigan, you can choose from over a dozen cities, each with hand-drawn icons and landmarks. There are cute pouches and other themes, as well.

Nesting Bowls
Amazon

Joseph Joseph Nest 9 Nesting Bowls

$36 from Amazon
Shop Now


This set of Joseph Joseph nesting bowls and measuring cups will help brighten any baking-enthusiast BFF's day and keep her cabinet of baking essentials colorful and organized, too. It includes mixing bowls, a colander, sieve, four measuring cups, and a tablespoon.


Related: Kitchen Essentials That Are Built to Last

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat
Amazon

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat

$17 from Amazon
Shop Now


This highly acclaimed, New York Times bestseller by Samin Nosrat provides less in the way of specific recipes and more in the way of how to manipulate ingredients to achieve the results you are looking for. Nosrat provides a roadmap that will help amateur chefs put delicious dishes together with whatever they have lying around. An added bonus, her lessons in how to think like a chef are accompanied by delightful illustrations from Wendy McNaughton.


Related: 24 Kitchen Accessories You Didn't Know You Needed