Best Gifts for Teenagers for ChristmasWhen kids become teenagers, their tastes and interests usually change and become deeper. At this stage they will have formed their personalities and know what they want. Finding gifts for teenagers is a bit of a challenge because it will depend on what they’re interested in. We’ve rounded up some of the Best Gifts for Teenagers for Christmas 2018, so that you won’t have to worry about where to begin. On this page is a list of different types of gifts for teens. If you are looking for some gender specific suggestions you can also see our page on Xmas gifts for teen boys and teen girls.

Instant Cameras

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The teenage years are some of the best years of anyone’s life. This is when lifelong friendships are made, adventures are embarked upon, and milestones happen one after the other. Having an instant camera handy will help teenagers capture all the moments they need to, in a way freezing time and saving all these memories for later. While there are many other gadgets that can serve this purpose, the beauty of having an instant camera is the immediate satisfaction of seeing the photo develop before your own eyes.

When picking an instant camera for your teenager, take note that it would be best if you include the needed batteries and film as well. You can even include a camera bag while you’re at it, to complete the package and give them a gift they will never forget.

Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 – Ice Blue Instant Camera

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This ice blue Instax Mini is the ideal gift for teenagers because it gives them the ability to capture (and instantly print) snapshots wherever they go. All it takes is 2 AA batteries and a pack of instant film. The good thing about this camera is that it automatically measures exposure and gives you a guide (through a flashing light) on what aperture setting that you should use. It also has a high-key mode that helps you in taking brighter photos that give portraits a softer look. This version also has a new selfie mirror beside the lens, which teenagers will surely appreciate.

Fujifilm Instax Mini 90 Neo Classic Instant Film Camera

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This instant camera has a fast shutter speed, a bulb, a double exposure mode, and a macro mode, so camera enthusiasts have more to work with in terms of capturing light in various ways. If you add the high performance flash to that, the features definitely bring it closer to traditional analog cameras. That said, it’s still an instant camera that allows teenagers to print the photos in Instax film right after they take it, so it’s like the best of both worlds. But the best part is that this doesn’t look like the usual polaroid camera, thanks to its classic look and feel.

Polaroid PIC-300 Instant Film Camera

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This Polaroid camera has a fast electronic shutter of 1/60 second, so teenagers can take instant full-color photos of the best quality, and see it develop before their very eyes. This works best with Polaroid AA batteries and Polaroid 300 instant film, so you might want to get that as well. The great thing about this is that it can take photos in multiple light settings. Even in a low light environment, this camera automatically adjusts the auto flash and light so you’d still get great photos. This also comes in several classic colors so you can pick depending on who you’re giving it to.

Tablets

Teenagers have so many interests these days, and at their age they also have the crazy ability to multitask and tend to all of them. Whether that’s playing a game, reading a book, updating their social media accounts, replying to emails, streaming some music, or watching their favorite show, a tablet would tick all those boxes at once. The best thing about being given a tablet is that it also represents the freedom to go for all of these interests – and all in one handheld device.

Tablets, like other gadgets, will have various features that keep getting updated year after year. Pay close attention to the features of what you’re getting, and whether or not this suits the teenager you’re giving it to.

All-New Fire HD 8 Tablet with Alexa, 8″ HD Display

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This all-new Fire HD 8” tablet is one of the best gifts you can give to teenagers. Aside from its durability, lightning fast performance (1.5 GB of RAM, 1.3 GHz quad-core processor) and vibrant high-definition display, you also get a 12-hour battery life, which is important for teenagers would likely have all kinds of applications open. Another helpful feature is the 2 megapixel rear-facing camera, which allows teenagers to capture moments with their tab and never lose a beat. This has Alexa as well so in terms of information and entertainment, they’ll have everything they need in their fingertips.

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8-Inch Tablet

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With 16 GB of Flash memory, 1.5 GB RAM memory, a Samsung Quad Core Processor (1.2 GHz), and the Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system, this Samsung tablet with an 8-inch display is another great option for teenagers. It’s great for watching videos, reviewing images, surfing the web, playing games, and even working on documents using Microsoft Office. You don’t even have to pick which task you want to do first, because there’s a multitasking mode that allows two apps to be opened side by side. Another great feature is that if your teenager owns other Samsung devices, these can all be connected using SideSync.

Microsoft Surface Pro 4

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The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is a tablet that can practically replace a laptop, so it’s definitely a gift worth considering. It brings advanced technology that of course enables users to work with Windows and Office. The 6th generation Intel Core m3, i5, and i7 processors make this device extremely powerful and efficient, and it’s also more lightweight than other older tablet models. The 12.3-inch PixelSense Touchscreen with pen makes the experience quite immersive, and with high definition graphics and a winning resolution (2736 x 1824), it’s really more than you could ask for.

Headphones

Giving a teenager headphones as a gift is like giving them an all-access pass to the wonderful world of music. With the right headphones, they can totally immerse in whatever they’re listening to – whether it be their favorite beats, a music video, or the latest episode of a show. Some headphones are also optimized for gaming purposes, so teenagers would love this as well.

The good news is you won’t run out of options when it comes to choosing headphones, because there are so many to pick from. You can make your choice based on what it looks like but you can also look at special features like noise cancellation, Bluetooth connections, and others.

SENSO Bluetooth Headphones

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These wireless headphones from SENSO are a great fit for the active lifestyle of most teenagers. It’s waterproof and sweatproof, has a longer batter life (up to 8 hours), and has noise cancelling properties that allow the listener to really enjoy the audio to the fullest. The fit is also secure and comfortable, so it stays in place even when the user is running or doing an intensive workout session. The best feature of course is the fact that you don’t have to deal with wires. Bluetooth devices as far as 30 feet away can be connected.

BENGOO G9000 Stereo Gaming Headset

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For teenagers who are serious about gaming, this stereo gaming headset from BENGOO is one of the best gifts you can give. These are over ear headphones with soft memory earmuffs, and gamers will surely go gaga over this. For one, it’s compatible with multiple platforms – from PlayStation and Nintendo to iPads and mobile phones. It has a noise cancelling feature but also a surrounding stereo subwoofer, which enhances the gaming experience because it brings an amazing sound field, including a shock feeling sound. It even has a microphone and easily accessible volume controller.

TaoTronics Active Noise Cancelling Headphones

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While many prefer their headphones to be wireless, wired in-ear headphones are not exactly outdated, especially if they come with great features like this one. With 15 hours of function per charge, this is another great option for music-loving teenagers who can use headphones for hours and hours. This has a sleek look with a black matte finish, but the best part is that it’s feature-packed. Aside from the noise cancelling slider, you get volume controls, audio track and calls, as well as a microphone. Aside from listening to music, this can be used for hands-free calls too.

Bluetooth Speakers

Gone are the days of fumbling with so many wires just to share music with everyone in the room. With the right Bluetooth speakers, you can have a listening party wherever you go, because you can easily link the speakers to any device (tablets, smartphones, laptops, MP3 players, and even PCs).

This is an ideal gift to teenagers because at this age they would have many get-togethers and parties and music is definitely a must to make those complete. If they have a Bluetooth speaker, they can easily entertain their friends and have these gatherings anywhere – by the pool, in their bedroom, at the backyard, or wherever they want.

OontZ Angle 3 Next Generation Ultra Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker

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This wireless Bluetooth speaker is perfect for teenagers because they can bring it with them anywhere. Thanks to the water-resistant feature, this is safe to bring by the pool, in the beach, or even the shower. Not only is this rain-proof and splash-proof, it’s also dust-proof and sand-proof. Just make sure you don’t submerge it. It connects to any Bluetooth enabled device in a matter of seconds, and it’s powered with louder volume and bass that’s free from distortion. This makes it ideal for parties and get-togethers, because even if there’s a lot of other noise, the crisp and clear sound will really come through.

ZOEE S1 Outdoor Portable Stereo Speaker with HD Audio and Enhanced Bass

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Another wireless speaker that can be connected to a Bluetooth device in a matter of seconds, this outdoor portable stereo speaker has some really great features that teenagers will love. From its built-in dual driver speaker phone to a 30% louder volume, the booming sound that comes out of this can fill up any indoor or outdoor space nicely. Even at high volumes, there’s little distortion to the sound so quality is nicely preserved. It’s also quite lightweight at 12 ounces and 7” x 2 ½” x 1.7”, so it’s portable and ideal for traveling or those adventures that teenagers love to embark on.

JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker

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A speaker that’s not just portable and wireless but also waterproof at the same time, this gift option fits the active lifestyle of teenagers pretty nicely. Offering as much as 12 hours of playtime, up to 2 wireless devices can be connected to this speaker. This is great because it means teenagers can take turns listening to the music from their smartphones or tablets. The best feature would have to be its being Ipx7 waterproof, which means you don’t have to worry too much when this is brought near a swimming pool or when it’s raining. This can survive accidental spills, a little rain shower, or even submerging, making it ideal for teenage adventures.

Karaoke Machines

Nothing spells entertainment better than a good karaoke machine. These karaoke machines can give hours and hours of clean fun, as everyone tries to belt out their favorite tunes. Best of all, karaoke machines these days are completely portable and easy to update with the latest songs, so you don’t have to worry about getting something that will soon be outdated.

There are many karaoke machines out there, so check how the mechanism goes. Does it come with a built-in screen or do you need to hook it up on a TV? Are there built-in songs with built-in words and are these words easy to read? Is the microphone included? These are just some questions that you should ask before buying the gift. With the right karaoke machine though, teenagers can turn any night into a party and bring the fun with them wherever they go.

Singing Machine SML385BTW Top Loading CDG Karaoke System with Bluetooth

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This handy 8.7” x 8.5” x 13.1” singing machine is a top-loading CDG music player but it it can also be used using Bluetooth audio streaming, so you can connect it to your wireless devices. One really great feature is the disco light effect, which makes this so fun to use during parties and gatherings. There are 2 microphone jacks with their own volume control, so two people can use this at once – perfect for those duets. The speaker is built-in so you don’t need to connect it to anything external for sound. There’s also an auto voice control and balance control to make sure you get the best sound.

Portable Karaoke Machine Bluetooth Speaker with Wired Mini Singing Microphone

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Another portable singing machine that’s ideal for parties, this is taking karaoke players to the next level because it comes with everything you need. It’s USB drive loading, so you can load all the songs without being constrained with having to use a CD. The Bluetooth technology also enables wireless connections to Bluetooth-enabled devices, allowing teenagers to play music or have a singing party anywhere they go. What’s unique about this particular singing machine is the fact that it has a mini microphone included in it, so you don’t have to worry about getting that separately. The mic can be extended to about 5 feet.

SuperSonic Rechargeable Bluetooth Karaoke System with 7-Inch LCD Color Screen

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This Bluetooth karaoke system has many modern features that teenagers will surely enjoy. For one, it has a 7-inch LCD color screen as a display. It can be fed with USB, AUX, FM, and top-loading CD/DVD, so the possibilities are endless for enjoying the music. But what really makes it stand out is its ability to record the singing onto a USB flash drive. Easily, teenagers can produce mp3 versions of themselves singing along to their favorite songs. The Bluetooth technology allows wireless connections of all kinds, and there are 2 microphone inputs (with 1 mic included) as well as a remote control for ease of use.

Video Games

Kids start playing with video games when they’re young, and many of them carry this on until they’re teenagers or even adults. These games usually get updated as time passes, so the excitement continues to be there. Video games are a great gift to give especiallyif you know that the teenager you’re giving it to is into gaming. If you already know that they own a console, pick a game that can be used with what they have. Whether that’s a Playstation or Xbox, a game that will add to their video game collection will be much appreciated.

As an alternative, you can also go for video games that come with their own consoles, because they can be played independently. These ones can be played even without a Playstation or such, and they’re just as exciting.

YaJing Pandora’s Box 4S Arcade Game Console 800 in 1 TV Jamma Video Games Kit

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For video game enthusiasts, you can give them the full YaJing Pandora 4S Arcade Console, which is an entire video game kit that will keep them busy and entertained. With 800 games, 2 joysticks (8 directions), and 16 rush buttons, 2 players at a time can enjoy everything this kit has to offer. The game resolution comes in super high definition, and the video and audio quality is also of impeccable quality. Lastly, this supports HDMI, USB, and VGA output, and is compatible with TV, PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.

Motion Game Star Wars: Clone Wars Motion Video Game

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Star Wars fun will surely love this gift, and the best part is it doesn’t need a specific console or any additional software. When it comes to you, you simply have to plug and play and you’ll have access to the wonderful world of the game. With console quality graphics, the action-packed game will truly come alive for you. Another great thing about this is that it has a cool controller and it’s practically motion controlled. This means that the teenager’s actual moves will control whatever movement can be seen on screen, making it one of the most interactive video games you can ever give.

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

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For those with a Nintendo Switch, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the perfect addition to their video game collection. There are more than 100 Shrines of Trials to explore, and these can be discovered however you like. There are entire worlds waiting to be discovered but it’s not just that. There are enemies to fight, traps to outwit, and strategies to plan. It’s the ultimate experience for video game fans, and because surprises hide in every corner, it never gets boring no matter how many times you play it.

Craft Kits

For teenagers who love arts and crafts, there are many craft kits that are perfect as gifts. Craft kits are great because they often come with everything that’s needed – from the material to the tools. When picking a craft kit, make sure you pay attention to what’s included in the set and whether or not you need to buy anything more to make the gift even more complete.

Craft kits also come in many shapes and sizes, depending on what kind of art or craft your teenager is interested in. From knitting and drawing to dyeing shirts and painting, what’s important is you pick a craft kit that’s related to their personality and interests. It’s also best to pay attention to the difficulty level of the kit, and make sure it’s age-appropriate.

Spirograph Design Tin Set

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The spirograph is one of those iconic items in arts and crafts that have existed for decades, and it continues to be a great gift idea for creative teenagers. This kit comes complete with those signature spirograph wheels and gears, allowing artists to create distinctive designs. The kit also includes 2 pens, some design paper, a spiro-putty, and a 10-page guide book that comes complete with instructions. Everything is safely stored in a collectible tin with a snap-in storage tray for convenience. With this design set, artsy teenagers can spend hours and hours unleashing their creative juices and having fun at the same time.

Tulip One Step 18-Color Tie-Dye Kit

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Tie-dye shirts are fun to wear, but they’re even more fun to create. This tie-dye kit enables teenagers to have fun making their own tie-dye shirts, because it has practically everything needed for it. In fact, the kit has enough supplies for a group of 6 to make their own tie-dye creations. It’s ideal for teenagers because that means they can share this kit with their friends and they can come up with these creations together. There’s even an easy step-by-step guide with over 8 designs to follow. In terms of the dyes, everything is safe for machine wash and the colors stay on even with repeated washings.

Crayola Adult Coloring, 40Ct Fine Line Markers

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With the resurgence of coloring books for teenagers and adults, this set of fine line markers is the perfect gift to complete their coloring experience. This set of finely-tipped markers comes in 40 unique and contemporary colors. The fine tips make it ideal for detail-heavy coloring, and the non-washable formula means you don’t’ have to worry about the colors fading. This can be used with any adult coloring book, but it’s especially ideal for Crayola’s ‘Escapes’ series. So if you want to complete your gift and buy that as well, then it would be even better.

Science Kits

The joy of discovery does not stop even when kids enter the teenage years. In fact, for most, it only heightens. As teenagers discover more and more about the world and learn lessons that are more advanced and difficult, they tend to become more curious about everything. When you give a science kit as a gift, you’re giving them the gift of exploring. These kits come in many variants, so if you know exactly what branch of science the teenager is interested in, go for that. Whether it’s biology, botony, geology, zoology, or even astronomy, take note of their interests and pick a gift that suits them.

With science kits, make sure you pay attention to the recommended age or difficulty level. This will ensure that what you’re getting is not too basic or boring for the teenager you’re giving it to.

AMSCOPE-KIDS M30-ABS-KT2-W Microscope Kit with Metal Arm and Base

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This microscope kit is great because it contains everything you would ever need to explore those microscopic specimens. Everything is neatly contained inside a durable, plastic ABS case – from the actual compound microscope to the 52-piece accessory kit that goes with it. The good thing about getting teenagers a microscope kit is that it nicely complements the lessons they’re learning in school. It also gives them the opportunity to continue exploring and doing experiments even outside the four walls of their school laboratory or classroom, so it encourages their inquisitive nature.

National Geographic Break Open 10 Geodes and Explore Crystals Science Kit

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This kit from National Geographic is really neat, because it’s akin to exploring crystal formations in mines. With this kit, geology-loving teenagers get these natural volcanic rocks in their fingertips, and they can explore the crystal formations in these rocks all they want. What’s great about this kit is that it really brings to life lessons that they learn in school. It’s different when you learn textbook knowledge about rocks and crystals and it’s another thing to see it live. Also, this kit is cool because of the National Geographic brand of quality.

National Geographic Hobby Rock Tumbler Kit

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Another great fit for geology enthusiasts is this rock tumbler kit from National Geographic. This has everything you need for a rock exploration, from the tumbling machine to the polishing grits, actual gemstones (9 in total), and jewelry fastenings. It’s easy to use and comes with an instruction manual, and it can even be used to explore your own backyard. Of course you’re backed up with the National Geographic guarantee of quality and durability, so you know the gift you’re giving is of high quality. You even have a 2-year warranty for added peace of mind.

Sewing Machines

So many things can be accomplished with a good sewing machine, and there’s no better time to start but now. A crafty teenager will definitely appreciate the gift of his or her very first sewing machine, because it will open them to a world of wondrous possibilities. Whether you’re a total beginner or someone who already knows how sewing machines work, having your very own machine gives a sense of pride, ownership, and accomplishment unlike any other.

Sewing machines these days come with all kinds of nifty features. From the number of stitches available to various speeds and pre-selected modes, there are many features you can go for. Just make sure you pick a machine that suits their skill level. If the recipient is a beginner for instance, it wouldn’t make sense to get a feature-packed sewing machine for professionals.

NEX Sewing Machine Children Present Portable Crafting Mending Machine

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With 12 built-in stitches, this 10.8” x 4.8” x 10.2” sewing machine is ideal for beginners. At 6 pounds, this one is incredibly lightweight so it’s portable and convenient to bring anywhere. Because of its size, this is also a space saver so there’s no need to worry about taking up too much space. It has a light bulb to illuminate the work space, and all the needed accessories such as the foot pedal. It’s an ideal gift for teenagers because it’s a good first sewing machine to learn how to craft, quilt, alter clothes, and sew several clothing pieces.

Varmax 201 Mini Sewing Machine with Extension Table

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This mini-sized sewing machine from Varmax is portable, lightweight, and incredibly easy to use and get started on. It’s ideal for beginner home sewing and making all kinds of other crafts and materials. But what really sets this apart is the extension table that gives an extra large sewing area, making it easier to make all kinds of projects. The big table also balances out the small size of the sewing machine. The large spool, thread cutter, conveniently placed lighting lamp, and two-speed control also make life easier for the user, so it’s really ideal for teenagers.

Brother Jx2517 Lightweight and Full Size Sewing Machine

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Brother has a full size sewing machine that’s lightweight and ideal for beginners, so it’s a good gift option for your teenager. It has everything you would need to get started with sewing – a brightly lit work area, an automatic bobbin winding system, 17 built-in stitches, 38 stitch functions, a free arm for sleeves and cuffs, a button sewing foot, buttonhole foot, zigzag foot, and zipper foot. You also get some pretty cool accessories like a darning plate and bobbin. With a speed of 900 stitches per minute, this starter machine is actually really good and serves its purpose well.

Remote Control Helicopters

The sheer joy of flying a helicopter never really fades no matter how old you get. Teenagers will love a good helicopter that can be controlled by a tiny remote control, because like the helicopter toys of their childhood, they bring a sense of excitement. Remote control helicopters are perfect for the mastery of certain skills like hand-eye coordination and even spatial intelligence.

With toy helicopters, just make sure that you get one that’s age-appropriate, because the last thing you want is to give something that’s made for little children. Pay attention to features like number of channels, durability, range, and of course what it looks like. If they’re helicopter enthusiasts, this would be a great addition to their collection so make sure you get something that they don’t have just yet.

Syma S107G 3 Channel RC Helicopter with Gyro

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With toy helicopters, the Syma S107G is a great option especially for beginners. It’s lightweight, small, agile, easy to fly, and has stable flight characteristics. It features the latest gyro system, making precision control easier even if you don’t go through flight training. The body (with its upgraded metal frame) is also quite durable and able to withstand crashes, which is a typical problem with toy helicopters. This has a 3-channel, super wide infrared control so you can go forward or backwards, left or right, and up or down. It also comes as a complete kit so it’s ready when you are.

GPTOYS G610 11″ Durant Built-in Gyro Infrared Remote Control Helicopter

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This 11” remote control helicopter is a good option for teenagers because with 3 frequencies to choose from, you can fly 3 helicopters all at once. It’s stable and can be flown in 3 ½ channels – up and down, left and right, forward and backward, and even hovering. It has a gyro stabilizer which makes it more stable, and it can be controlled from a distance of 15 meters. It comes with a USB charger so it can be charged even through a computer. This can also be flown in the dark, thanks to the multicolored LED lights.

Syma S111G 3.5 Channel RC Helicopter with Gyro

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Another cool-looking helicopter that’s ideal for beginners, the Syma S111G also has a gyro stabilizer. Teenagers can count on the fact that the flight is stable and the helicopter itself is easy to fly. It can hover, go left/right, up/down, or forward/backward. It only needs 40 minutes to charge and you get 5-8 minutes of flying time, with a flying distance of 8 meters. The stability and ease of control makes this an ideal helicopter even for beginners, but even those who are intermediate level and who have flown a helicopter or two before will still enjoy this.

Roller Blades

Gifts that encourage physical activity and some outdoor fun are very much relevant in this day and age, when so many indoor distractions exist. Roller blades for instance will bring teenagers out of the couch and into the streets and parks. Roller blades have always been great for balance and for fine-tuning the motor skills that they will have already learned when they were kids. For those who already love roller blading, this would be the perfect gift to add to their blades. But even for the beginners who now nothing about roller blading just yet, this is ther perfect time to try it out.

With roller blades, make sure you get the right size. It won’t work if they’re too tight or too loose, so make sure you’re aware of this. The durability of the roller blades are also important, because this will spell safety and fun for your teenager. Of course it’s also best to get one with a design that you think suits their personalities.

High Bounce Rollerblades Adjustable Inline Skate

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These rollerblades from High Bounce is ideal for teens who want to want to have some outdoor fun. Aside from the fact that it’s designed to be ultra comfortable, thanks to the simple buckle, there’s no need to worry about tying laces and keeping it secure. Another great feature is the fact that you can adjust the sizing with a press of a button. This makes it ideal for growing teens whose shoe size may still change. Durability is also an important factor when it comes to rollerblades, and this one excels in that feature thanks to the reinforced nylon that makes up the frame.

Rollerblade Men’s Zetrablade 80 Skate

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A good option even for beginners, this rollerblade by Zetrablade is designed with utmost comfort and stability in mind. The all-condition 80mm outdoor wheels and SG5 bearings are ideal for miles and miles of stable skating, so you can be assured that it’s really durable and safe. Design wise, this is made for males and comes in a black/red color. In terms of fit, you need to pick the size that’s just right – choosing from a US size 6 all the way to a size 13. If you’re thinking of getting your teen some rollerblades that will get them into the hobby, then this is the best option for you.

Roller Derby Women’s V-Tech 500 Button Adjustable Inline Skate

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Designed for ladies, this adjustable inline skate by Roller Derby is another great option for your teenager. The sizing is adjustable from 6 to 9 using a simple push button adjustment system. There are no laces to worry about either, because this comes with a triple cam-lever buckle that’s easy to use. The boot itself is soft and comfortable but the frame is made of reinforced polymer. The 76mm urethane speed formula wheel gives you the speed you need. With this rollerblade therefore, you get both comfort and support. Design wise, there are three color combination options – mint, blue/purple, and grey/purple.

Skateboards

Skateboards are another great way to bring teenagers to the outdoors, because it encourages physical activity. With a skateboard, they can go from one place to another faster, and it’s a great way to keep their fitness levels up as well. If their friends have skateboards as well, this is a good gift because it means they can go to skate parks and learn new tricks together.

When buying a skateboard, make sure that it’s the right size for your teenager. The weight limits are pretty standard, as long as you’re not getting one for little kids. You should also think about safety all the time, so the durability of the actual skateboard is important. Make sure it’s made by a credible manufacturer, and additional safety features are ideal if available. You can even include a helmet and kneepads in the mix!

Enkeeo 22 Inch Cruiser Skateboard Plastic Banana Board with Bendable Deck and Smooth PU Casters

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Perfect for teenagers who want to cruise along the roads and parks with their very own beginner skateboards, this 22-inch cruiser comes fully assembled for your convenience. At 22” x 6”, it has a compact body that can support up to 200 lbs in weight, so it’s easy to bring this along adventures. The deck itself is durable and sturdy, made with bendable polypropylene. The 4 large casters are made of resistant PU. It also has a CE certification, so you can be sure that this is indeed well-built and can withstand repeated use.

Penny Classic Complete Skateboard

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Measuring 22 ½” x 6”, this classic skateboard by Penny Australia is perfect for teenagers. You can experiment with the style of the deck because there are so many options available – from lilac and bottle green to punk pink and tinted mint. Regardless of the design, the plastic injection molded deck is sturdy enough to give the needed support, and together with the ABEC 7 bearings and soft but durable wheels, you get a skateboard that can really bring your teenager to places. Safety is an important feature, but it’s the funky and quirky designs that make this truly perfect for teenage tastes.

Merkapa 22″ Complete Skateboard with Colorful LED Light Up Wheels

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With an 180-lb capacity, this skateboard is quite perfect for teenagers even if the user is a beginner who is just trying out skateboarding. It comes full assembled and ready to ride, with vibrant colors to spice things up. You’re not limited to the standard blue and purple for instance, because other color options include fluorescent green, sea horse, and orange, among others. But what makes this truly unique is the multi-color LED light up wheels, which will make the skateboard truly stand out and give a style statement anywhere it goes – something teenagers will love.

Scooters

A scooter is a great gift for a teenager because it’s almost a must-have for this age. If you have your own scooter, you can easily go from point A to point B, enjoy the beauty of nature, and breathe in the fresh air. Kids often discover the joy of playing with scooters at a very young age, and this interest can only heighten as they age. A new scooter that’s fit for their age, skill level, and usage is something that teenagers will truly appreciate.

When finding the right scooter for your teenager, keep in mind that there is more than one type of scooter you can find. From electric scooters to kick scooters, the options for teenagers are varied and what you need to do is determine which one is right for their personality. It’s also best to come prepared in terms of safety, so see if you can include a helmet while you’re at it.

Fuzion Z250 Pro Scooter

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Made with high tensile steel T-bars, 110mm cast PU & aluminum core wheels, and a one piece threadless steel fork, this is one of the best scooters you can get your active teenager. The 34 ½ MM alloy triple clam, the HIC compression system, and the integrated fully sealed headset bearings complete the package and make this scooter serve its ultimate purpose but still stay as sturdy and as durable as ever. This is especially important because teenagers tend to go all out when it comes to adventures, so you’d want to make sure that you give them a scooter you can both trust.

Vokul Freestyle Pro Stunt Scooter for Entry Level Scooter Rider

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For entry level scooter riders, this is a great option. It has 100mm 88A PU, 6061 PVC core wheels, and the deck itself is 19.7” x 4.1” 6061 Alloy T4T6 Heat. The bars are 19.7” x 22.8” Chromoly. The materials alone make this a good quality and durable scooter, but what’s great is this is actually really designed specifically for beginner riders. That’s thanks to the more durable wheel core, a thicker headtube/deck/fork, and a headset that’s made of steel cups with high quality ball bearing. The two-bolt clamp in the bar ensures that it is safe and stable to ride on.

Fuzion Cityglide Adult Kick Scooter

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With a 220-lb weight limit, this scooter is one of the sturdiest you can find. It allows a smooth and fast ride but what’s great about it is that the handle bars are completely adjustable. There’s an easy folding mechanism that makes it easy to bring around, so storage and portability are not a problem. The comfortable ride height makes this ideal for growing teenagers, and the oversized polyurethane tires make for a much smoother ride even through the city’s sidewalks. It’s also quite lightweight, so it’s really good to bring on the go.

Personalized Jewelry

Receiving a piece of jewelry is always a special experience, especially if much thought was placed into the selection. If you’re given jewelry, you will truly feel special and loved, and this is why it remains to be one of the most common gifts. To take this a notch higher, you can choose to give jewelry that’s personalized and truly customized for the teen you’re giving it to. Teenage girls will especially appreciate bracelets, necklaces, rings, lockets, and other such jewelry pieces that are made extra special for them.

There are many ways to give jewelry that personal touch. It can be engraved with a name or initials to give that sense of identity, for instance. You can also pick jewelry that corresponds to their birthstone, or fill a charm bracelet with charms that are meaningful to them.

Alex and Ani Bangle Bar Imitation Birthstone Bangle Bracelet

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This birthstone bangle bracelet is the perfect birthday gift, because you can really personalize it depending on the person’s birth month. This has a special expandable design so it can really be adjusted depending on the wearer. It contains the birth stone of your choice and three additional stamped charms. It’s extra special because it’s made in the USA, crafted by hand, and from recycled materials at that. Each month has its own unique design and birth stone, so you can really personalize it depending on who you’re giving it to.

Kate Spade New York Gold-Tone Alphabet Pendant Necklace, 18″

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This gold tone pendant necklace by kate spade new york is another great option if you want to give personalized jewelry. It comes with a gold plated cable chain with a lobster-claw clasp, while the pendant itself is round. You then pick a letter that’s special or meaningful to the person you’re giving it to, and that’s what gets engraved in front. Whether you pick the first letter of their name or something else, the point is you can personalize this necklace as you wish. On the opposite side, the message “one in a million” is engraved, so it’s really special.

Alex and Ani Wrap Birth Month Adjustable Ring, Size 5-7

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This adjustable wrap ring is perfect for teenage girls because the size can be easily adjusted from 5 to 7 (or from 2.2” to 2.6”). The wrap design makes it unique and not just like any other ring they’ll find, but what makes it a really great gift is the fact that you can personalize it according to the birth stone of the one you’re giving it to. Made with Swarovski crystals but adjusted according to the month of birth, this is a truly special piece of jewelry that teenagers are sure to appreciate.

Crossbody Bags

A good crossbody bag is one of the most practical and functional gifts you could give a teenager, because it’s something that they can truly use. Crossbody bags come in different styles, colors, and patterns, so you can really try and pick one that suits the personality and preferences of whomever you’re giving it to.

The good thing about crossbody bags is that they can be stylish and functional at the same time. They’re great for travel and even for day-to-day use. Even gender is not an issue, because there are crossbody bags that are obviously feminine in style, but there are also those that are more neutral and can be used by anyone. Just make sure you pick a good quality one that’s durable and will last a long time.

Roma Leathers Genuine Leather Multi-Pocket Crossbody Purse Bag

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Measuring 9” x 6 ½” x 1”, this crossbody bag is made from genuine cowhide leather. It has a shoulder strap drop that’s adjustable and drops up to 27 inches, depending on the preference of the wearer. What’s good about this is that it comes with so many compartments – the front zip around pocket with an organizer, the 4 exterior zip pockets, and the back slip pocket that’s ideal for placing valuables and other handy items that you need to access fast. It’s quite functional in that sense but it’s also stylish when you look at its design.

Lightweight Medium Crossbody Bag with Tassel

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This medium crossbody bag is stylish and pretty because it comes with a tassel. Measuring 10” x 9” x ½”, it’s only medium in size but the space is actually perfect for day to day use. Made of faux leather and gold tone hardware, this has a main zipper closure but there’s also a front pocket that can be opened by the zipper with the tassel. In the bag’s main body, there’s also an open pocket inside. The shoulder strap is also adjustable with a 25 ½” drop, so different crossbody styles can be used. Lastly, this appeals to multiple tastes because there are many different colors to choose from.

Oakarbo Nylon Multi-Pocket Crossbody Bag

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If you want a crossbody bag with a more rugged look and feel, this multi-pocket crossbody bag from Oakarbo is a great option. The shell fabric is made of 100% crinkled nylon and the lining is made of 100% polyester. The adjustable shoulder strap can be adjusted from 29 ½ to 59 inches, which allows you to switch between a crossbody bag and a shoulder bag. The main compartment is also roomy enough to fit a small laptop or an iPad, and this also comes complete with inside and outside pockets for easy access when it comes to your essentials.

Wallets

When kids become teenagers, they learn to become more independent and to take more responsibility for their finances. They now form and build on their own identities, and they take pride in reaching a level of maturity that’s definitely a notch higher compared to when they were little children. A wallet is a great gift for a teenager because it reinforces this sense of responsibility and independence.

With their very own wallet, your teenager will now have a place to put all their money, IDs, library cards, and other personal items they want placed there. They can take this with them every time you go out and really start thinking about what to do with their own money and how to budget it. With wallets, there are many designs and materials you can choose from. You can go as stylish or as neutral as you want, and it’s best if you take their individual taste into consideration.

Travelambo Womens Walllet RFID Blocking Bifold Multi Card Case Wallet with Zipper Pocket

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Measuring 7 ½” x 4” x 1”, this RFID-blocking wallet is stylish and high quality but very affordable at the same time. It’s made from high quality faux leather so it really looks and feels durable. It’s also not just a pretty wallet, it’s functional as well. There are zipped long slots for cash and even a smart phone, and there are multiple card slots for IDs and other cards. If you want to teach teenagers the value and joy of handling their own money and keeping it safe, then this wallet is a good way to do it.

Islife Women’s Rfid Blocking Small Compact Bifold Leather Pocket Wallet

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Handmade using a soft leather material, this small and compact wallet only measures 4.2” x 3.6” x 0.8”. It may be compact enough to fit in normal pockets but do not be deceived by its small size, because it’s packed with many nice features. For one, it has advanced RFID secure technology, so you can secure yourself from electronic pickpocketing. It’s also roomy enough with its zipper enclosure for coins, 1 slot for cash, and 6 slots for cards. It also comes in a simple bifold design so it’s perfect as a starter wallet for teenagers.

Travelambo Front Pocket Wallet Minimalist Wallets Leather Slim Wallet Money Clip RFID Blocking

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If you want to give teenagers the freedom and joy of having their own wallet but want to start minimalist, this leather slim wallet is ideal. It’s only 3.3” x 4.1” x 0.12”, so it’s really thin and takes up so little space. Made from 100% genuine leather, it’s soft and durable at the same time. It’s also RFID blocking so security is not an issue. Even with its super compact size, this wallet contains 6 card slots and a designated space for some cash, so it serves the purpose and has everything you’d need in a fully functional wallet.

Fragrances

Having a fragrance that you can call your own is something that teenagers start discovering at their age. This is a great gift for them because this stage is when they start to put a stamp on their own unique personalities, and a fragrance is a great way to do that. Some prefer floral scents while some go for berry and fruity scents. Some prefer milder fragrances like vanilla or lavender, while some would like a strong and musky scent. There are so many options in the world of fragrances, so you will never run out of choices.

With fragrances for teenagers, you can start with the milder body sprays and mists, then eventually go for the colognes and the perfumes. The scent itself will depend on whomever you’re giving it to and what will suit their personality best.

Versace Bright Crystal Mini Eau De Toilette for Women, 0.17-Ounce

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This miniature 0.17-ounce eau de toilette is a perfect gift for a teenager because it introduces her to the world of fragrances. This spray is one of Versace’s most popular jewel fragrances, you will smell hints of floral, fruity, and musk. Some scents include juicy and fresh pomegranate, Magnolia, Peonia, and Lotus Flower, among many others. It’s the perfect balance of feminine delicateness and sensual charm. Because of it’s small size, it’s ideal for teenagers who are in the stage of wanting to try different fragrances and experiment on various tastes. Of course, it also comes with the Versace name.

Tommy Girl By Tommy Hilfiger 3.4 oz Eau De Toilette Spray for Women

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Tommy Girl is almost a staple for teenage girls who are entering a new phase in their lives and who want to assert their individuality. This 3.4-oz eau de toilette is light enough but the fragrance is long lasting and keeps you fresh throughout the day. The delicate combination of scents evoke the feel of a bright summer day with jasmine, violet, camellia, rose, and apple blossom flowers in full bloom. There are also hints of sandalwood, cedar, black tea, and honeysuckle, so it’s truly a feast for the senses.

Marmol & Son Batman Eau De Toilette Spray for Kids, 3.4 Ounce

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Fragrances are not limited to teenage girls, because even young men and teenage boys can smell fresh all the time. This Marmol & Son Batman eau de toilette spray is ideal for teenage boys, because it’s not too strong and overpowering. Its top notes include bergamot, lavender, and black pepper, and its mid notes are warm patchouli, geranium, and cardamom. This is nicely rounded up with the bottom notes of musk and vanilla bean. This may be a 3.4-ounce fragrance but its scent lasts long, so the bottle itself will last your teenager a while.

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