We’ve created the ultimate list of unique gift ideas for even the fussiest teenager in your life that are a guaranteed winner. Featuring On Cloudmonster trainers, gel nail kit by 14 Day Mani, beauty vouchers, Lululemon’s bestselling Align High-Rise Leggings, heated throws and all the sweet treats.
Paul & Joe Makeup Collection Christmas Advent Calendar, £86 at Anthropologie
Beauty advent calendars always make a serious showstopping gift if their birthdays are in the run up to the festive season. We particularly adore this Paul & Joe make-up themed calendar – I mean, who could resist a calendar with the well-loved Paul & Joe cats? Back for its sixth year and guaranteed to be another sell-out. Expect £225 worth of beauty surprises, such as hand cream, cleansing gel, foundation primer, lip colour, eyeshadows, mirror compact and more. Plus, there is even a reusable feline-themed plaid tote bag.
Townhouse Gift Card, from £28
The only place that is guaranteed a place on one of her Instagram reels is Townhouse. Not only does Townhouse have the most incredible décor, but the high-quality service and the flawless manicures are second to none. You’ll find locations all over London and nationwide – here the teen in your life can enjoy a deluxe manicure, speedy colour refresh and impressive Instagrammable nail art with a Townhouse gift card.
Cosi Home Fleece Electric Heated Throw, £59.99
If she loves bingeing on Netflix box sets, she’ll most likely enjoy a gift that’ll make sofa time even more relaxing and cosy. This electric heated fleece throw by Cosi Home has over 2,600 five-star reviews, so easy to see why this snuggly throw will become a fall and winter favourite for your teen when the temperature drops.
On Cloudmonster Trainers, £160
A new pair of On trainers are always a good idea! These iconic Swiss trainers are not only super comfy thanks to the added cushioning, but incredibly stylish too with the extra-large platform – they can be teamed with pretty much every outfit going and come in an array of colourways! Plus, On trainers are TikTok-approved favourites.
Young LDN Bespoke Teen Facial, from £65
Beauty and wellness studio in Notting Hill, Young LDN has everything a teenager needs for congested skin that needs soothing and clearing. Young LDN offers a menu of specialised teenage facials, such as bespoke acne facials and a teen first facial from just £65. Each treatment is tailored with sensitive skin in mind and targeted to prevent unwanted blemishes and breakouts on younger skin – Young LDN therapists also educate teens about how they should be taking care of their skin. What better way to introduce her to her first facial than with a Young LDN teen facial voucher?
14 Day Mani Signature Gel Polish Starter Kit, £79
For the teen girl that’s all about nails. This gel starter kit by 14 Day Mani is a must-have for salon results at home! It comes with everything you need to get salon results at home, including a professional UV/LED lamp, base and top coat, a bottle of acetone remover, nail file, steel cuticle pusher, four gel nail colours from a choice of 100 colours and step-by-step instructions – not that you’ll need them, as the kit is seriously fool-proof.
Joe & Seph Movie Night in Gift Box, £20
If she’s a popcorn girl who also adores movies, Joe & Seph’s Movie Night in Gift Box is going to be your best bet. This poptastic gift box is packed with an array of Joe & Seph’s award-winning gourmet popcorn, including peanut butter, toffee apple & cinnamon and the seriously moreish milk chocolate popcorn bites.
Glow Hub Calm & Soothe Face Mask Stick, £10 at John Bell & Croyden
This vegan-friendly magic Glow Hub stick prevents and treats unwanted blemishes and breakouts on younger skin types. Packed with a cocktail of blemish busting ingredients; hyaluronic acid, hemp and jojoba that work together to calm and smooth the skin in 15 minutes flat.
Lululemon Align High-Rise Leggings, £88
Lululemon leggings are a staple for shopping, cinema, workouts, the list goes on! These Align High-Rise Leggings are a bestseller for Lululemon for many reasons; they’re high-waisted, they’re ultra-flattering on and feel seriously soft thanks to the weightless Nulu™ fabric and available in an array of colours and leg lengths to choose from.
Marc Jacobs Daisy Eau De Toilette Spray, £73 at The Perfume Shop
Every teenage girl should own a bottle of Marc Jacobs Daisy perfume, Fact. This sunshine in a bottle fragrance will become an instant favourite of the teen in your life. This young, fresh and care-free scent is guaranteed to take pride place on her dressing table.
Ombar 70G Super Choc Bundle, £17.94
You can never go wrong with a bumper box of Ombar chocolate as a gift! This is an Arcadia team favourite. Flying the flag high for British, dairy, free, fair trade and organic chocolate! Customise any bundle with six of Ombar’s bestselling 70g bars that are then packaged up in a handy letterbox-sized box…I mean, who wouldn’t gasp of joy when receiving a surprise box of Ombar goodies through the post on their birthday?