I love this handmade Bee Happy Birthday card because it is cheerful, colorful and made by a 13 year-old entrepreneur! From the Etsy shop, AnnaMadeDesignCo, the card is blank inside so that you can add your own message. All of Anna’s cards are super affordable, with one for every occasion. She even has a blog that you can check out. That’s the great thing about Etsy – talented people of any ages can share their gifts and easily create their own business.
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Immortalize your house with this unique custom home portrait. Made completely of stained glass mosaic tile, it is perfect for your first home, a child hood home or a gift for the new home owner. From the Etsy shop, LiveinMosaics, each tile is meticulously cut and laid by hand, and the shop owner will customize any way you wish.
Simply created from a photograph that you submit, the final portrait will come beautifully framed in a black metal frame, ready for you to hang.
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This colorful birthday parade invitation is the perfect way to invite your child’s friends to a party! Due to these times, drive by birthday parties are all the rage, and this printable digital download means you can simply email everyone the details, and hopefully they will drive on by.
From the Etsy shop,Design Enthusiast Co, the template is completely editable. Therefore, you can customize the text and wording for any age, any type of celebration – again and again and again, until this quarantine is finally over!
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Spoil one of the most important women in your life with these beautiful and curated gifts for mom, ideal for Mother’s Day, her birthday or any time of the year!
The best part is that all of these gifts for mom are from small online shops, some on Etsy and some independent stores. And what better time to support them then now! So your gift to mom will have a wonderful two-fold benefit by also supporting small sellers when they really need it the most. Just click on any of the photos below or the links to go right to the shop and listing.
Jewelry Gifts for Mom
Pink Tourmaline Earrings
Mom will love the glamorous look of these petit genuine Pink Tourmaline Gold Studs. From the Etsy shop, TomerMJewelryforHer, these handmade earrings feature two faceted deep pink gemstones set in a floral, scalloped setting. Small and dainty, these studs invoke a rich, antique-like charm, as if she has had these forever. Meticulously crafted from 14k yellow gold, they are feminine yet subtle. Plus, pink tourmaline is known as a calming stone, and helps to release worries and anxieties.
Why not get a gift for mom and a gift for her daughter at the same time with this beautiful matching Mommy and Me bracelet set. From the Etsy Shop, Mountain Moverz, these super sweet open cuff bangle bracelets are 20K gold filled, and stylishly engraved with an ornate floral scroll pattern. You get one for Mom and one for her daughter in sizes newborn to 5 years old. Long after she outgrows it, your daughter can keep to pass down to her daughter.
Diamond Evil Eye Bracelet
Wow mom with this stunning minimalist evil eye bracelet with a genuine diamond. Handmade from your choice of solid 14k gold (shown here), rose gold or white gold, the gleaming round diamond is .08 carat. Set on a dainty matching gold chain, this lovely bracelet is from the Etsy shop, Ferkos Fine Jewelry. The goal of the evil eye is to provide protection and ward off evil spirits, and it is predominantly popular in Jewish, Asian and Mediterranean cultures, but Mom will love the feminine, minimalist and luxurious feel.
Sideways Initial Necklace
This lovely sideway initial charm necklace for mom is the perfect personalized gift for your mom. In your choice of gold, silver or rose gold, the tiny charm is subtle and elegant set on a delicate gold chain. From the Etsy shop, Tangerine Jewelry, you can also choose up to three initials, so if there are three kids you can add an initial for each. Also, you have the option of a variety of lengths, and if you wish to add a cubic zirconia charm as an accent, as shown here.
Inscribed Leather Wrap Bracelet
This beautiful wrap bracelet is hand crafted from high quality top grain New Zealand leather. From the Etsy shop, SomethingForKeepsAU, you can have it engraved with your choice of three wordings. The hand braiding creates a lovely interwoven look, and an antique brass stud makes it easy to snap on and off. You can opt to have one affirmation repeated on each of the 3 strands or three different affirmations, one on each of the individual strands. Either way, Mom will love it!
How unique is this Momma Bird necklace featuring a pretty sterling silver wire-wrapped nest with beautiful rose colored opaque pearl eggs resting inside. A hand stamped sterling silver oval charm dangles besides it on a matching silver chain. From the Etsy shop, ERiaDesigns, these whimsical nests can be made with anywhere from 1 to 5 eggs to represent the number of children (or grandchildren).
Word Bangle Bracelets for Mom
Cool and artisan, these thin hammered bangle bracelets can be customized with your kid’s names, words, phrases or even a Mantra – up to 60 to 80 letters (including spaces). From the Etsy Shop, Annie Reh, the bracelets are made to order to, so the shop owner can mold and rivet the metal to form a bangle that fits you perfectly. The bangles come in your choice of sterling silver, brass or copper, as shown here.
Gold Swarovski Crystal Earrings
From the Etsy shop, Alin Yerushalmi, these gold dangle earrings will make mom sparkle! Handmade of 24k gold plated brass in an ornate filigree design, a bright blue Swarovski crystal adds a pop of bling to the centre. Very lightweight, the long threader ear wires give the earrings a modern touch. Be sure to add in the matching necklace to give mom the ultimate jewelry gift set.
Fun Gifts for Mom
Home is Where Mom Is Mug
Let your Mom know that home is wherever she is with this pretty coffee mug. Completely hand drawn and hand lettered, this glossy white ceramic mug makes a great gift for mom on her birthday, for Mother’s Day or just because you feel like giving her a gift. The whimsical mint green design is printed on both sides, and you can even put the mug in the dishwasher and microwave. From the Etsy shop, HandLetteringLaura, there is also a matching wall art print and greeting card in the shop, so get Mom all three for a cute gift set!
Faith T-shirt Gifts for Mom
The mom with a strong faith will appreciate this Bible scripture t-shirt that reads, Love Above All. Taken from 1 Peter 4:8 (NIV), that states “Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins”. You’ll find the shirt in the Etsy shop, ShockdCreations. A super comfy, buttery soft tee, it comes in your choice of seven colors and in sizes small to XL. The heat transfer vinyl design is available in black, white, gold or rose gold, so you have a lot of options to really personalized this shirt for mom!
Custom Family Portrait
How fun is this custom illustrated family portrait? Mom will love to have the whole family, even the pets, done is this whimsical cartoon-like style. From the Etsy shop, MyMiniFam, you can include up to 11 people/animals, and you can work with the artist to choose the background and colors. So much cooler than a photo! The illustration takes about 1 to 2 weeks to complete, so make sure to order well in advance of Mother’s Day or any other gifting occasion so that it arrives in time.
Movie Popcorn Seasoning Pack
If mom likes her snack foods, then she will love this Movie Popcorn Seasoning Pack, especially right now while she is isolating at home. From the Etsy shop, Dell Cove Spices, she gets a gift pack of four bottles of seasoning mix including flavours Buttery Garlic, Salted Caramel, White Cheddar Jalapeño and Spicy Cajun. Just sprinkle over the top of popped popcorn and Mom is already for a Netflix night in. If this isn’t quite to her liking, the shop also offers other popcorn seasoning packs such as Gourmet, Sweet and Savory.
Market Tote Bag Gift for Mom
Doesn’t this market tote make you feel like you just stepped in from the coast of Greece? Featuring a painting of Santorini, this cotton canvas tote is great for mom to carry groceries, books, knitting supplies – whatever the need be. From the Etsy shop, 2EggsProject, the bag is actually from Greece, giving it that authentic feel. The vinyl design features soft muted colors, and the seller uses a high quality heat transfer printing process so it will not fade, peel or rub off.
Let mom escape every time she looks at her phone with this stunning photo phone case from the Etsy shop, Wong Studio. Featuring a stroll down a random London alleyway, with the sun slowly setting the background, it creates a tranquil scene. This sleek iPhone case protects your phone from scratches, dust, oil, and dirt, and has a solid back and flexible sides that make it easy to take on and off, with precisely aligned port openings. Available for pretty much every version of iPhone.
Memorial Wind Chime Gifts for Mom
Sadly, some of our moms are not with us anymore, but you can still celebrate her spirit this Mother’s Day by gifting your siblings with this memorial wind chime. From the Etsy Shop, EarthWindBells, this ceramic wind chime mom gift has a personalized wood tail that reads, “Listen to the wind and know I am near”, on the reverse side. This handmade wind chime features a beautiful carved starburst pattern, with a small ceramic sculptured blue bird of happiness that sits atop the bell. Every time you hear the peaceful, zen-like sound you’ll think of mom.
Personalized Passport Cover for Mom
If Mom is taking a trip this year, she will love this beautiful passport cover made of a super soft leatherette. From the Etsy Shop, UrbanKraftShop, it will keep everything she needs for a successful trip in one place and even offers RFID protection for added security. Available in four colors (as seen here), you can have it laser engraved with a personalization of your choice. Engraved leather means the design will last, unlike vinyl decals and stickers. Be sure to get mom the matching luggage tag in their shop as well!
Crystal Wine Decanter & Glass Set
If mom is a wine fan (and who isn’t) she will love this premium crystal wine decanter and glasses set, all the way from Turkey. Handmade and beautifully designed with a unique aesthetic, the wine decanter and glasses both feature gently curved edges. The slightly raised and tilted base gives the illusion that both are floating. From the Etsy shop, LaVinoCo, mom will love bringing this set out after a long day.
Black Saddle Shoulderbag Purse
Sleek and minimalist, your fashionista mom will be right on style with this gorgeous handmade saddle shoulder bag from the Etsy shop, BogaBag. The purse is made of premium quality thick smooth Italian leather and features a washable beige faux leather lining. A zipper closure and an inside pocket for your cell phone completes the look.
This personalized bucket list journal has more than 30 bucket lists of all the things that mom has dreamed of doing. From the Etsy shop, Custom Journal Designs, the book is available as a hard cover or soft cover, and you can add mom’s name as well as choose from 12 different color options. Inside you’ll also find inspiring quotes, insightful exercises, special notes and thoughtful prompts, all beautifully designed. Plus, it also comes in two different sizes, so there are lots of ways to make this custom for mom.
Beauty Gifts for Mom
Botanical Bath & Body Gift Set for Mom
This Botanical Bath & Body Set is everything mom needs for a little self care. The 3-piece set includes one of each of the following products: Vintage Peony Shea Butter Bath Bar 6 oz, Vintage Peony Shea Butter Hand & Body Creme 4 oz, and a Vintage Peony Sparkling Bath Tablet 4 oz. From the online store, Formulary55, the Vintage Peony scent is modern, classic and very feminine, featuring a velvety bouquet of peonies laced with violet and honeysuckle and warmed with amber and soft musk. All of their products are made in the USA, vegan, certified cruelty-free, SLS-free, and paraben free, so you are giving mom a safe gift!
How gorgeous are these bath bombs that will make mom head straight for the bath? From the Etsy Shop, Laura Botanicals, you get a set of 12 assorted botanical bath bombs. Made by hand daily, the bombs feature a combination of cocoa butter and other essential oil blends, sprinkled with dried botanicals, sea salts, glitter, or seeds. From Lavender Twist and Jasmine Buds to Blue Hydrangea and Warm Vanilla Musk, this lush mix of scents makes the perfect spa-like mom present, plus it looks so great.
Facial Sampler Gift Set
If mom can get out to the beauty parlour right now, then she will love doing her own facial at home with this all natural Facial Gift Set for normal, dry and/or mature skin. From the Etsy Shop, RDrewNaturals, this botanical-based system gently cleanses, draws out impurities, remove dead skin cells and balances skin’s pH. You get all five items shown here, and they are large enough for mom to experience a two week trial. Makes a great Mother’s Day gift.
Leather Make Up Bag for Mom
When choosing gifts for mom, pretty much every mom needs a makeup bag. This one is not only made of soft pebble leather, but also comes engaged with her name in this stylish font. From the Etsy shop, AuthorL, it is shown here in aqua, teal and camel, but you actually have the choice of 72 colors! The bag has a leather tab zipper pull and you can get it lined or unlined. The perfect size to throw in a weekend bag, purse or suitcase, this sturdy bag is meant to sit upright on the counter for easy access.
You may not always think it, but the truth is that you have so many things to be grateful for. This stylish Gratitude Journal Bullet Journal is a great way to write them all down. But it is so much more than that.
Inside the journal you get motivational quotes, daily gratitude tracking, and more than 50 gratitude journaling prompts to inspire you to reflect, record and focus your attention on all the things you have in your life in which to be thankful. Remember positive thoughts bring positive results!
From the Etsy shop, Custom Journal Designs, every page is done in the trendy bullet journal style, lined with insightful exercises so you can create special notes, memories you’ll never want to forget, and personal reflections that you’ll love to look back on.
Makes a really wonderful gift for anyone who is feeling a bit down. Journal is 8.5″ x 11″ and comes as either a softcover or hardcover in your choice of 21 cover designs.
Did you know that there are 10,000 Americans retiring each day? So we thought it might a good idea to come up with 20 Best Retirement Gift Ideas for Men and Women. Peruse through this list to find retirement gift ideas that are thoughtful, funny, unique, personalized – every type is covered!
Wooden Wall Travel Map
Maybe the new retiree wants to travel a lot in their retirement years. Then they will to mark their travels in a unique way, for everyone to see (and be envious!). This wooden wall map is the ideal retirement gift, complete with metal airplane push pins to mark the spots. From the online shop, Enjoy the Wood, this wooden wall world map creates a 3D effect due to its unique raised areas. Featuring over six contrasting shades of wood, it makes for chic and stylish wall art as well as a really thoughtful gift.
Custom Tap Handle for the Retiree Beer Lover
Retirement typically means more time for hobbies, such as making your own beer. In fact, there are about 1.1 million home brewers in the US alone. So if the retiree is on this path, what would make a better retiree gift than their own Custom Beer Tap Handle. This wooden handle from the Etsy shop, CustomBrewGear, comes laser engraved with the name of their home brew. Made from cherry wood and finished with multiple coats of lacquer to seal and protect, these handles really work great with a kegerator. The chalkboard insert is recessed in the handle for a perfect fit, and the chrome ferrule on the bottom finishes off the tap handle.
Career Caricature Mug Retirement Gift
How fun would it be to immortalize the retiree and their career in a caricature keepsake coffee mug? These fun mugs from the Etsy shop, AliceLoveCo, are perfect if you are looking for a funny retirement gift for a coworker. The caricature is meant to be a cute, cartoon like representation, NOT 100% photo realistic drawings. Plus, the shop owner can create a representation of any type of profession to accompany the retiree. Who wouldn’t love looking at themselves each morning!
Unstoppable Necklace Retirement Gift for Women
Just because someone is retiring, doesn’t mean their dreams are over. Help the person move on with this next exciting phase of their life by gifting them with an inspirational retirement gift such as this gold plate necklace that reads, “Unstoppable”. From the Etsy shop, LemonBugShop, it is also available in rose gold and sterling silver, and it can be engraved with any word you wish in case this one is not quite what you had in mind.
BBQ Rub Set
Retirement also means so much more time for barbecuing. This amazing custom BBQ rub gift set makes an awesome food-related retirement gift. You get to pick any four dry rubs and barbecue seasonings (such as Fiery Sriracha or Beer Can Chicken). The four glass jars come with shaker lids, and are packed into a pretty black gift box that save you on wrapping paper. The set even includes a cooking conversion chart and access to the shop’s grilling recipe site. From the Etsy shop, Dell Cove Spices, all seasonings are gluten-free and super delicious!
Not sure why, but when men retire, the custom gift seems to be cufflinks. Now if their retirement is all about hitting the open road on their motorcycle, then these whimsical sterling silver bike part cufflinks as a jewelry retirement present will help send them on their way. They are perfect detailed replicas of motorcycle engines, hand made with superior craftsmanship quality. From the Etsy shop, TomerM, they come in a beautiful brushed, slightly oxidized sterling silver for a rustic look.
Retirement Gift Idea Bangle
Women are in love with these charm bangles, so why not give her one that is personalized to her retirement. From the Etsy Shop, AnnieRehJewelry, you get this stainless steel retirement bangle with 5 charms: one charm is her initial; one charm is a heart that says “Happy Retirement”; one charm says, “Find the Joy in the Journey”; one charm says, “2019”; the last charm is her birthstone. Trust us, she will treasure it!
Nut of the Month Club
When you are retired, you really love getting mail. So how about this Nut of the Month Club retirement gift, from the online store, Watanut. Each month the retiree will get a unique box of four delicious Watanut Gourmet Nut Mixes and Shortbread Cookies delivered for the length of time you choose. Some of their unique nut flavors include Nut Nog, a holiday blend of Rum cashews, creamy cinnamon yogurt pretzels, sour cherries, blanched almonds and roasted pecans. The shortbread cookies are just as decadent with flavors such as Key Lime and Salted Chocolate. Choose from 3, 6 or 12 months of nuts & cookies and make a retiree very happy!
Personalized Office Illustration
Remember that episode of the television show, The Office, where Pam draws a sketch of the Dunder Mifflin building? Well, what if you customized this home illustration above to actually be one of the building the retiree worked in? Then all their fellow employees could then sign the back. From the Etsy shop, Near and Dear Designs, you just send the shop owner a photo of the building and they will create a unique and personalized modern art illustration for the retiree to commemorate and proudly display. It can even include the person’s name, business name, business address or any personalized text of your choice.
Wish Bowl Retirement Gift
A wish bowl is a fun way to make sure retirement is everything they hope, by granting them a wish. Also, known as a Ikebana Flower Bowl, they are small but very powerful and symbolic and make a thoughtful retirement gift. Tucked inside the vase you will find a lucky penny and instructions. Place a few simple flowers in the bowl, add water then drop your lucky penny in the water and make a wish. From the Etsy shop, Follette Pottery.
Passport Cover & Luggage Tags
Again, retirement is a great time for travel, so help them on their way with this beautiful engraved passport cover and luggage tag. From the Etsy shop, BPLaserEngraving, this travel retirement gift set comes in 6 different color options and nine design styles or you can request your own design. Made of vegan leatherette, both pieces are laser engraved, so the design and text will never wear off or come off.
Scotch Decanter & Glass Set Gift Idea
If you are looking for a retirement gift that says class and elegance, then this beautiful glass decanter and glass set is perfect. Made of solid and heavy glass, this engraved retirement gift can be personalized with a laser engraving of their name on the front. From the Etsy shop, UrbanKraftsShop, again, laser engraved means it doesn’t wear or wash off. You have the option to get the decanter alone, or with two matching glasses as shown here.
Dinosaur Bone Tungsten Ring
They do not have to be a retiring paleontologist to appreciate a dinosaur bone ring, they just have to like cool stuff. This gorgeous Tungsten ring is embedded with authentic T-rex dinosaur bone. Every piece of dinosaur bone is strategically hand placed along with meteorite shavings. The result is a ring rich in texture, color and shine. From the Etsy shop, Decazi, any retiree will be fascinated by this amazing ring as an awesome retirement gift.
Marine Retirement Gift Wall Art
If there is a Marine in your life who is retiring, they would likely appreciate receiving this rugged Marine wooden flag wall art, ideal for a military retirement gift. From the Etsy shop, Carolina Wood Company, the stars and stripes fade beautifully into the Marine logo. Made by hand in Wake Forest, North Carolina the shop will happily customize the wooden flag with a name and rank at the bottom for a truly personalized retirement gift.
SheShed Sign Retirement Gift
Now is the time for the female retiree to spend more time relaxing in her SheShed (or maybe start building one). You can help her mark the occasion. and her private retreat, with this custom canvas SheShed sign. From the Etsy shop, LaurenMaryHome, it comes in your choice of two sizes and 21 colors, and of course comes personalized with her name.
Funny Glass Beer Stein
Retirement is also a time to catch up on some television, maybe finally get around to binge watch Game of Thrones. Therefore, this Game of Thrones inspired beer mug makes for a really fun retirement gift. From the Etsy shop, MadOliveShop, this 16 ounce frosted beer stein is printed and pressed (NOT made using vinyl) so it is dishwasher safe and will last forever. And it may just sum up what retirement is all about!
Soak & Clay Gift Set
Although they should have less stress now that they are in retirement, how about gifting them anyway with this luxurious bath and body gift set. From the Etsy shop, R. Drew Naturals, the set features samples of their Botanical Foot Soak, Coconut-Rose Milk Bath, Milk & Honey Cleansing Grains and Mask and Clarify Cleansing Grains and Mask. Gift on its own or add to another gift basket. All of these natural products are handmade in the USA, cruelty free, packaged with recyclable materials, and do not contain petroleum, sodium lauryl or other harmful chemicals.
Personalized Daily Planner
A personalized daily planner is a great way to help make sure that the retiree keeps their days full. This planner is from LetterLoveDesigns and comes with their name beautifully inscribed on the front. You can customize the ruffle design in your choice of 24 colours (see photo # 5). Inside are 50 dateless sheets to plan your day from 8 am to 8 pm. so it is always ready to use! This pretty planner is ideal for women, but there are more masculine designs in their shop.
💝We hope you enjoyed this selection of Best Retirement Gift Ideas for Men and Women. For more gift ideas in general, be sure to visit that section of the blog, Etsy Gifts.
It’s that time of year for teacher gifts! This inspirational teacher shirt teacher gift idea is from the Etsy shop, HandmadePlusLovely. With the saying, “Teaching Creates All Other Professions” (how true!), it comes in white and 5 other gorgeous colors. It is unisex in sizes XS to 3XL, so that should cover every type of teacher you have! A shirt like this is a great way for a teacher to wear their pride for their profession. It is also a great gift for profs and coaches as well!
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The home brewer or craft beer lover in your life will adore this custom beer tap handle! From the Etsy shop, Custom Brew Gear, it is made to order and hand crafted from solid wood. The tap can be customized with a logo, graphic or any other text or image. The shop can also make them for weddings as well! Great for use with a kegerator in your home bar.
The tap handle also features a cool chalkboard on the front so you can write the name of the day’s brew. Also makes a really great gift for Father’s Day (which is just around the corner!). L
Like this Custom Beer Tap Handle?
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Just in time for Valentine’s Day! This pretty Wish Bracelet I Love You comes with a cute heart charm and once it falls off, your wish will come true! A sweet gift for a boyfriend, child, or anyone else you wish to give a wish to. In fact, why not buy one for every member of your family just to say you love them! From the Etsy shop, Sprinkles and Wishes, they have lots more wish bracelets to choose from, for every possible event and occasion. Plus, it comes on this cute card that explains everything.
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If your new year’s resolutions were to relax, detox and get more sleep, then this Herbal Tea Gift set is a great gift to buy yourself. From the Etsy shop, Kamata, you are getting herbal teas made from all natural herbs directly from Thailand. The Thai people have been known for their uses of herbs in healing for centuries. In fact, this is one reason why Thai food is considered to be so healthy. Choose any 3 of the 7 flavors of tea, including ones for sleep and detox. Additionally, the tea gift set even includes a 2019 calendar!
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