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40 Gifts for Teens (That They'll Actually Like)

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Best Cyber Monday Deals for Teens
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Attention, Parent Shoppers

If you live with a teenager, you're in the right place. Knowing what to buy for the teen in your life can be just as difficult as keeping up with their latest adolescent, YouTube-fueled jargon, — which is why we consulted teens and their parents and pored through countless items of confusing, modern-day youth culture to bring you this list of holiday gift ideas. Not to boast, but on more than one occasion, a teen wandered into the room during this fact-gathering mission and said, "I want that." (Looking for gifts for younger kiddos? Check out 38 Great Gifts to Buy Your Grandkids for Christmas.)

Prices and availability are subject to change.

BarbedRose 3D Printed Pullover Sweatshirt Hoodies
Amazon

BarbedRose 3D Printed Pullover Sweatshirt Hoodies

Buy on  $23.99

Price: $24 from Amazon
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Ask any teen or parent of a teen about holiday gifts and hoodies will almost certainly be on the list. These come in a range of 33 cool, colorful graphic designs that will satisfy almost any hoodie-loving teen.

Kodak Smile Instant Print Digital Camera
Amazon
Steam Gift Card
Steam
AYL Portable Outdoor and Shower Bluetooth
Amazon

AYL Portable Outdoor and Shower Bluetooth

Buy on  $24.99

Price: $25 from Amazon
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This rugged portable speaker can be taken into the shower or anywhere outdoors, and provides up to 12 hours of music without needing a charge. It comes in three colors and has a range of 33 feet.

Custom Pet Portrait
Crown & Paw

Custom Pet Portrait

Price: $50 to $90 from Crown & Paw
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Few things make teens feel better after lost games, rough days at school, or during homework breaks than the love of a pet. A custom portrait of a beloved dog, cat, or other animal will make them smile and be something they can take with them to college.

Related:14 Cheap Pets That Are Easy to Take Care Of

'The Office': The Complete Series
Amazon
HiSayee Dec Waterproof LED String Lights
Amazon
AirPods
Apple

AirPods

Price: $159 to $249 from Apple
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Sure, they're pricey, but teens are at the age where you can get them a few cool stocking stuffers and one big gift they'll use every single day — and they're happy. This is one gift that they'll definitely use all the time.

Related: 30 Things That Are Worth Buying on Black Friday

Volador 42-Inch Freeride Longboard Complete Cruiser
Amazon

Volador 42-Inch Freeride Longboard

Buy on  $59.89

Price: $60 from Amazon
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Got a teen enamored with skater culture? He or she will love this highly rated longboard made of hardrock maple. It comes in 14 designs ranging from retro-cool to avant-garde.

'97 Things to Do Before You Finish High School'
Amazon

'97 Things to Do Before You Finish High School'

Buy on  $11.69  $12.99

Price: $12 (paperback) from Amazon
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This book "is all about the stuff they don't teach you in high school," and it's actually jam-packed with useful, practical tips, such as how to host a podcast, plan a road trip, or shut down a house party before the police show up. Hopefully, they won't need that last one.

Related: 50 Facts You Learned in School That Are Actually Lies

Old Skool Vans
Vans
'Kids Against Maturity' Card Game
Amazon

'Kids Against Maturity' Card Game

Buy on  $32.99

Price: $33 from Amazon
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Sure, they're growing and getting closer and closer to the adult versions of themselves, but releasing stress and anxiety with a little immaturity never hurt anyone. Reviewers say this game is a blast for the whole family.

Related: 10 Awesomely Cheap Games for Family Game Night

Ipsy Subscription Box
Ipsy

Ipsy Subscription Box

Price: $12 per month from Ipsy
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This monthly box comes with five or more makeup products for teens experimenting or who'll revel in the opportunity to sample products. Reviewers say it's a perfect cosmetic starter kit for teens, and it comes with a cute makeup bag.

Related: 20 Beauty Products Worth Buying at Costco

Casely Subscription Box
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Casely Subscription Box

Price: $15 from Casely
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This club gives you the choice of gifting your teen a monthly or seasonal subscription to cool phone cases for iPhones or Samsung Galaxy phones, and lets them choose which case they want each month (or choosing a "surprise me" option).

Barnes & Noble Gift Card
Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble Gift Card

Price: $10 to $350 from Barnes & Noble
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A good book is a gift that will never go out of style, and Barnes & Noble gift cards can be used in-store and online.

Oscaurt Anti-theft Backpack
Amazon
'I Can't Human Today' Sweatshirt
Etsy

'I Can't Human Today' Sweatshirt

Price: $37 from Etsy
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Few sections of the population need a shirt such as this more than a teen girl. Let her know that she can let you know when it's not the best time to interact by leaving this sweatshirt under the tree on Christmas morning.

Alienware Area-51M Gaming Laptop
Dell
HyperX Cloud Revolver S Gaming Headset
Amazon
AOLO Personalized Custom Name Necklace
Amazon

AOLO Personalized Custom Name Necklace

Buy on  $9.99

Price: $10 from Amazon
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Custom name necklaces will never go out of style, and this one is made in a trendy script font and is available in gold, silver, or stainless steel. It can accommodate Arabic and Japanese alphabets as well.

Birkenstocks
Birkenstock
Intex Inflatable Ultra Lounge with Ottoman
Amazon

Intex Inflatable Ultra Lounge with Ottoman

Buy on  $16.70

Price: $15 from Amazon
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This lightweight, inflatable lounger and ottoman can be dragged easily from a teen's room to a gaming marathon in front of the TV. It's made of durable vinyl with soft, waterproof flocked top, sides, and bottom, and even includes a cup holder.

Vineyard Vines T-shirts
Vineyard Vines

Vineyard Vines T-shirts

Price: $24 and up from Vineyard Vines
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Another popular fashion item for teens — boys especially — is this brand, founded in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, in 1998. It skews to the pricey side, but has outlets all over the country.

Sunbond Electric Heated Gloves
Amazon

Sunbond Electric Heated Gloves

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Price: $90 from Amazon
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Perfect for a teen who walks or bikes to school in frigid temps. The gloves have three heat settings that last anywhere from four to 12 hours and can be recharged again and again.

Related: 50 Best Products for Surviving Winter

'Phone Phever' Board Game
Amazon

'Phone Phever' Board Game

Buy on  $29.99

Price: $30 from Amazon
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Want to spend time with a teen who never puts down his or her phone? Bring the phone into the fun with this game designed to use smartphones to answer trivia questions and complete challenges. Reviewers say it's a high-energy game that is lots of fun for teens and adults.

Starbucks Gift Card
Starbucks

Starbucks Gift Card

Price: $5 to $100 from Starbucks
Buy It
There are few constants in life, but a teen wanting Starbucks is one of them. You can choose from three "red cup" holiday gift card versions, or many others with cute designs.

Related: 16 Things You Didn't Know About Starbucks

Scrunchies
Urban Outfitters

Scrunchies

Price: $18 from Urban Outfitters
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Like other old-school items on this list, scrunchies are back, and the teen girl in your life probably wants some. This 10-count set comes in velvets, metallics, and satin, and is available in neon colors or a set with more muted hues.

Movie Gift Card
AMC Theatres

Movie Gift Card

Price: $10 to $100 from AMC
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Going to the movies with friends — even if they need a lift — is one way teens can assert their independence. A gift card to your local theater makes a great stocking stuffer.

Related: 16 Ways to Save Money at the Movies

Spotify Subscription
Rakuten

Spotify Subscription

Price: $99 from Rakuten
Buy It
Give your teen the gift of music and podcasts with a year's subscription to Spotify. This gift supplies a digital code delivered via email — so you'll want to time this one right.

Related: 20 Gifts for People Who Say, 'Don't Get Me Anything'

Starbucks Power Bank Portable Charger
Amazon
Message Bracelet
Etsy

Message Bracelet

Price: $29 from Etsy
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Remind her you're always there for her with a stainless steel cuff laser-engraved with a message of your choice. (You can also choose a pre-written one such as, "Not to spoil the ending for you, but everything is going to be OK.")

'I Paused My Game to Be Here' T-Shirt
Amazon

'I Paused My Game to Be Here' T-Shirt

Buy on  $14.95

Price: $15 from Amazon
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Your gamer will appreciate that you get how tough it is to drag him or her off a screen with this cheeky tagless T-shirt made with 100% cotton and phthalate-free inks.

Bluetooth Beanie Hat
Amazon

Bluetooth Beanie Hat

Buy on  $27.91

Price: $23 from Amazon
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Forget tangled cords and bulky wireless headphones. This stylish but simple beanie has built-in Bluetooth headphones that'll make that chilly walk to and from school a lot more fun.

Twizzlers 5-Pound Pack
Amazon
'Teen Trailblazers: 30 Fearless Girls Who Changed the World Before They Were 20'
Amazon

'Teen Trailblazers: 30 Fearless Girls Who Changed the World Before They Were 20'

Buy on  $9.99  $16.99

Price: $14 (hardcover) from Amazon
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Give your teen the gift of strength and inspiration with this illustrated tale of young women who changed the world.

LifeAround2Angels Bath Bombs Gift Set
Amazon
Hawaiian Shaved Ice Snow Cone Machine
Amazon
The Lunar Chronicles Boxed Set
Amazon

The Lunar Chronicles Boxed Set

Buy on  $42.13  $65.99

Price: $43 (paperback) from Amazon
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Perfect for a fantasy-loving literary enthusiast, this New York Times-bestselling series includes six books that tell the tale of a world that includes cyborgs, evil queens, space pilots, and other assorted characters.

Hydro Flask Wide Mouth Water Bottle
Amazon

Hydro Flask Wide Mouth Water Bottle

Buy on  $44.95

Price: $45 from Amazon
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Lucky enough to have a teen who doesn't lose things all the time? Reward that skill with a water bottle they'll be able to carry well into adulthood (long after people stop talking about VSCO girls). The Hydro Flask brand is known for its impressive quality, and it comes in seven colors.

Related: 50 Well-Made Products You'll Never Have to Buy Again

Concert Tickets
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Concert Tickets

Price: Varies, from VividSeats
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Support your teen's burgeoning musical tastes (even if their choice in tunes makes your ears bleed) with a set of concert tickets. Current tickets on sale for shows in 2020 include teen favorites such as Billie Eilish and Taylor Swift.

Related:15 Iconic Music Venues Across America