Are you looking for the perfect last minute birthday gift for someone? If so, then you should check out the suggestions on this website. Here are 50 great last-minute birthday gift ideas for friends and family. Whether it’s a husband, wife, son, daughter, coworker, or someone else, there is a gift for everyone on your list.
1. A Sundial Compass
This is an awesome last minute birthday gift idea for any man in your life. All you have to give the recipient is the compass, a pen or pencil, and a sheet of paper. Then, the person receiving this gift can use the sundial to find the time in any part of the world. It’s easy to order and it’ll arrive in a matter of days.
2. Modern Table Desk Lamp
This is another awesome last minute birthday gift idea for any man in your life. If you know someone who works at a desk all day, this is the perfect gift for them. This desk lamp has an easy-to-read. This is a great desk accessory that will give many years of service.
3. Time Egyptian Hourglass
Another unique gift idea is an hourglass. This is a small, simple, elegant gift that will be a thoughtful reminder to the person who receives it of the transience of life. The sand inside will slowly but surely disappear, reminding the person that all good things must come to an end.
This is a wonderful gift for anyone who is constantly on the go and has no time to put his or her life back together before they have to run off again.
4. GoPro HERO6 Bundle
If you know someone who is always looking for new and different ways to experience their life, this is the perfect gift for them. The person who receives this gift will have a lot of fun trying new activities and locations that they never would have thought of before.
This gift includes: Handheld Monopod, GoPro HERO6 Black, SanDisk 32GB microSDHC, Medium Hard Case, Floating Handle, Tripod Mount, Chest Strap Mount, USB Card Reader, Head Strap Mount, Spike Mount, J-Hook Buckle Mount, Flexible Tripod.
5. A Fun Card Game
This is a fun gift idea for any man in your life who likes to play games. The person who receives this gift will enjoy playing a new card game with you or against you. This will be a great way to blow off some steam after a long stressful day.
This is an awesome gift for anyone who needs a pick-me-up and a mental kick in the pants at the same time. The gift is simple and easy to order. It’ll arrive in a matter of days and will be a pleasant surprise for the person who receives it.
6. Personalized Wine Rack
This is a unique and useful gift idea for any wine lover. The recipient of this gift will appreciate the thought and care that went into selecting the right bottle, cup, and corkscrew to open each particular wine. This gift will be useful for many years to come. It’s simple to order and it’ll arrive in a matter of days. All you have to give the person is their name and the date of their birthday.
7. Men’s Diamond Watch
This is another great last minute birthday gift idea for any man in your life. There are many different types of men’s watches available, but there is something very special about wearing a nice diamond men’s watch.
8. Yoga Set Kit
Yoga has become one of the best stress-relievers around. If you know someone who is stressed out about work or life in general, this is the perfect gift for them. The person who receives this gift will immediately feel a sense of calm and relaxation from the moment they put it on. This is a wonderful gift for anyone who needs a mental and physical kick in the pants at the same time.
9. Sleeping Bag
Another unique gift idea for any man in your life who likes to travel light. This bag can be used as a sleeping bag topper, a pillow topper, a ground cloth, or any other number of ways. This is a small, simple, elegant gift that will be appreciated by the person who receives it. It’ll make an ideal last minute birthday gift. It’s easy to order and it’ll arrive in a matter of days.
10. Cotton Knitted Blanket
This is a warm, soft, and comforting gift idea for anyone who loves to cuddle under a blanket on a cold winter night. The recipient of this gift will immediately feel the soothing comfort of this lovely knit blanket. It’ll make a great last minute birthday gift.
11. A Expandable Luggage
This is a unique and useful gift idea for any frequent traveler. The person who receives this gift will love having a luggage tag. This will make finding their luggage a snap. They can simply grab the tag, walk over to their luggage, and read the information.
12. Scented Soy Wax Candle
Scented candles are an amazing way to add an element of surprise and fun to your romantic getaways and dates. Burn one for every hour that you are together and watch those sparks fly! This is a wonderful gift idea for any couple or single person who enjoys scented candles. This is an excellent last minute Valentine’s Day gift idea. The recipient of this gift will love the thought and effort that went into choosing the right scent for them.
13. French Press Coffee Maker
This is a useful and unique gift idea for any coffee lover. The gift comes with everything needed to make great coffee at home including an guideline book. This is a useful and elegant gift that will be appreciated by the person who receives it. It makes a great last minute birthday gift.
14. Essential Oil Diffuser Bracelet
This is a wonderful gift for anyone who needs a mental and physical kick in the pants at the same time. Simply choose one of the many different essential oils and put a few drops on a strip of leather attached to a silver-tone bracelet. Then give it to the person who needs the extra kick in the pants and let them wear it 24-hours a day for as long as it takes to calm down and relax.
15. Digital Camera Bundle
This is a useful and unique gift idea for any photographer. There are many different types of digital camera bundles available, but there is something very special about having all the different parts of your photo equipment in one place. When you’re on a trip or a vacation or just taking some pictures for fun, this makes it much easier to get what you need without fumbling around with different accessories.
16. Diamond Necklace
This is a unique and romantic gift idea for any woman. The recipient of this gift will feel like royalty when they wear this beautiful diamond necklace. It’ll make an elegant addition to her jewelry box and she’ll appreciate the fact that you thought enough of her to give her this wonderful and expensive gift. It makes a great last minute birthday gift.
17. LEGO Bonsai Tree Building Kit
LEGO is the ultimate construction toy and this is the perfect building toy to give as a gift. Not only does the kit come with everything needed to build a functional and beautiful bonsai tree, it also comes with a book with step-by-step instructions and a detailed building guide. This is an ideal gift for any child (or adult!) who has even the most minute interest in building things.
18. Toilet Timer
There’s nothing quite as satisfying as knowing that you’ve just helped your loved one or friend have a more peaceful and enjoyable visit to the bathroom. This useful toilet timer attaches to the tank handle of the toilet and reminds the person who uses it to flush the toilet every five minutes. This makes sure that they don’t hold it in too long which can lead to an emergency situation. This is a funny last minute birthday gift.
19. Shower Bombs
These are the perfect “sweeteners” to add to your romantic getaway or special date. Simply pop one into each room of the hotel (or house) that you are staying in, turn on the water, and enjoy a relaxing and stress-free shower. Each one is designed to fill the room with a wonderful aroma that will remind you of your romantic getaway or special date.
20. Hazel & Creme Cookies Gift Box
This is a great gift for anyone who loves hazelnuts. The recipient of this box of delicious hazelnut cookies will love the fact that you thought enough of them to buy this box of cookies for them as a gift. This makes an elegant and decadent host or hostess gift. It’s also a perfect last minute birthday gift.
21. Mermaid Blanket for Adult Teens
If your child (or teen) has an interest in mermaids, this blanket would make a great and unique gift for them. It features a beautiful mermaid embroidered onto a soft 100% polyester fabric. It’s 71 x 35 Inches and has Mint Green colour.
22. Chocolate Biscotti Gift Basket
This is a small but well-thought-out and useful gift basket that any foodie would enjoy receiving as a host or hostess gift, or as a gift for someone who enjoys good food and wine.
Not only do they taste great, they are also a great source of iron and other good stuff too. These are the best all-around cookies. This is a great last minute birthday gift.
23. Wine Tumbler
If your loved one (or you!) enjoys drinking wine, these tumblers are an inexpensive and easy way to make sure that your gift of wine will be enjoyed by everyone concerned. This makes a wonderful last minute birthday gift.
24. Burt’s Bees Gift Set
This gift set contains six of the most useful and classic products from Burt’s Bees. The set includes: Lip balm, cuticle cream, res-Q ointment, foot cream, hand repair cream and hand salve. All of this for only $25.00!
This is the perfect gift for someone who spends a lot of time outdoors. It’s made of 50% cotton and 50% polyester. It’s great for both warm days and cold days. And, it has a draw cord at the waist so that it can be cinched down if necessary. (This makes it a good gift for teens and adults too.)
26. Hands Casting Kit
This is a neat little kit that comes with everything you need to make your own “Hands” or “Fingers” keychain. This makes a great stocking stuffer for office workers, college students and anyone else who has a desk job. (And, it’s great for people who have small, cramped spaces where there isn’t room for a lot of clutter!)
27. A Delicate Necklace
This is an elegant yet simple way to show someone that you are thinking of them. It’s a great hostess or guest gift, or for someone who is having a difficult time getting their spouse, lover, friend or family member to notice how special they are to you.
28. Breakfast Sandwich Maker
Breakfast sandwiches are a quick and easy way to fill up on breakfast. With this handy gadget, you can whip up a delicious breakfast sandwich in minutes. Simply add the ingredients to the machine, push start and walk away. In no time at all, you will have a perfectly cooked and ready to eat breakfast sandwich.
29. Catan Board Game
If your loved one is a serious gamer, this is a great choice for them. It’s a great gift for gamers of all ages. So a family can play each other and have a good time after a meal or any relax time in a day.
30. Moisturizing Lip Care.
To conclude the list of great gift ideas for men (and women) that love their lips, we have included a lip care product. This is especially important for those who spend a lot of time outdoors. The last thing you want is for them to be chapped, cracked and miserable because of cold, windy weather. This is a great way to make sure that doesn’t happen. It has a triple action moisturizing formula with Beeswax, vitamin E and peppermint oil to provide intense long term moisture.
How to Choose a Super Fast and Easy (but Effective) Last Minute Birthday Gift?
You don’t know what to get someone who has everything (or almost everything). Or maybe you don’t know what your friends think you’d like. Or maybe you just don’t want to go through the hassle of picking something out yourself.
As you struggle to come up with an idea, all you can think about is all the things you need or would like. But that’s the wrong way to go about it. What you should do is detach yourself from all that and think about what kind of person you are and what you know he or she likes. Think about what you would give to another person who had everything. The answer may surprise you. It sure surprised me. Once I stopped trying to impress people with how much I knew and started to focus on what I knew people wanted, the ideas started to flow. solution:
The best way to choose a super fast and easy (but effective) last minute birthday gift is to ask the person what he or she would most like to receive. Then you give that to them. No strings attached. You’ve done something nice for someone without having to think about what you should get them. They’ll appreciate it more and you’ll have more fun picking out something useful and thoughtful for them.
If you do this, then you’ll enjoy choosing a super fast and easy (but effective) last minute birthday gift more because you’ll be thinking about what the other person wants instead of trying to impress or figure out what you think he or she would like. You’ll give something useful and thoughtful to whomever you are celebrating a special day with and you’ll both have a good time doing it.
You see, when it comes to birthdays, people don’t just want great gifts – they want… Great GIFTS! And often, this can mean giving a lesson in marketing. Because what better way is there to teach your loved one a lesson in personal responsibility than by showing him how to sell himself? Or, how to create a product that has “magical” qualities?
So anyway, here are 30 ideas that will spark a “creative burst” of inspiration and get your wheels turning with excitement. Go ahead and grab a pencil and doodle some notes as you read them. This is going to get your mind working and kick start your “idea factory.
FAQs for “Last-Minute Birthday Gift Ideas”
What do you get someone who has everything?
Nothing! Except, of course, what you give them. What is the most precious thing you have? Is it your spouse, your children, your house, your car, your good health? Probably not. What is the most precious thing you have? Without question… It is YOU! Don’t you realize this?
What if they do like it but it’s not a good idea?
That’s their problem, not yours. You gave them the best you had. The rest is up to them.
what if they’ve seen the ads? What then?
The ads are merely a tool. An effective tool but, only a tool. The essence of the gift is in your heart, not in the ads. The essence of the gift is in YOU!
What if they don’t like what I give them?
That’s OK. Nobody ever does like what you give them after they receive it. (Look at your spouse, your kids, your friends and relatives.