30 Unique Birthday Gift Ideas In Singapore To Surprise Your Loved Ones
Finding a birthday gift for your loved one is definitely not an easy feat. The proliferation of choices we have today surely makes finding that one perfect gift for your loved one a daunting task. Gifts from the mainstream stores often are not suited to be perfect birthday gifts as they lack the sentimental and intimate value people crave. Therefore, in this article, we have curated a list of 24 unique gifts perfect for him, her and them!
1) Hand Painted T-Shirt
Supreme, Fila, Under Armour, football club t-shirts…Too many shirts that he wants? Here’s a solution – get a DIY t-shirt painting kit and paint his “craze” all out for him! This is a great way to personalise this gift for your boyfriend or spouse, all you got to do is paint his favourite football team, fashion brands, or superhero character on the t-shirt! The design you paint won’t come off.
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2) Customised Gaming PC
3) Leather Products – The Gold Press
If the previous suggestion seemed too time consuming, a great alternative is to gift your loved one customised leather products such as keychains, card holders and lanyards. This is a classy gift for a stylish birthday girl or boy!
4) Personalised Passport Cover and Luggage Tag – The Imprint
If your loved one is consumed by wanderlust, a perfect birthday gift would be a personalised passport cover and luggage tag! Customise the passport cover and luggage tag with their name on it! Veteran globetrotters will love this trendy and aesthetic gift that will enable them to snap some scenic shots with the customised passport in their hand against the backdrop of the airplane window.
5) Amazon Prime Subscription
6) Watch – Daniel Wellington
This is a great birthday gift for your husband or boyfriend! The Daniel Wellington watches are extremely classy and it is a timeless piece that anyone will appreciate to add to their collection!
7) Personalised Cufflinks
Cufflinks are essential to complete any male professional attire. For working professionals, this personalised cufflinks is a perfect birthday gift! Include your loved one’s initials to the cufflinks and add a tingle of fun in formal attire!
8) Personalised Wine Cooler
Does your loved one throw cool parties or celebrations? Is there good wine involved in these parties? Then a personalised wine cooler is the perfect gift for your Dad, husband or boyfriend! Besides the wine bottles being kept in ice cold style, the wine cooler will be a unique talking point with your loved one’s guests!
9) Streaks n Strokes – DIY Tote Bag Painting Kit
Bags and girls are mostly inseparable – don’t know what kind of bags to get her? Surprise her with a DIY Tote Bag Painting Kit instead, where she can paint a tote bag with her favourite design, and take it out with her when she has lots of things to carry.
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You can even purchase a couple painting kit so that you can paint along with her on her birthday. Most of the painting kits come with pencil and tracing paper, so you can trace before painting. Especially useful for beginners!
10) EZ Link Charms
For City dwellers, an EZ Link Charm is a practical and cute birthday gift! Make the mundane daily commute to work a tat bit colourful by getting your loved one an EZ Link Charm in their favourite cartoon character or superhero! From an Iron man to a Hello Kitty, the options in between are countless and there will sure be a charm that speaks to your loved one’s personality and liking!
11) Customised Photo Frame
12) SO AM I – minimalistic jewellery
Looking for a customisable, yet not cheesy looking jewellery? Quit searching! SO AM I offers the classiest looking minimalistic jewellery. Customise them to your preference. Add your loved one’s favourite saying on a bracelet or design a pendant that you think would suit your loved one’s personality and style!
13) Lovage – Birthday card
Instead of the plain and simple store-bought birthday card, you can check out the hand drawn and customisable birthday cards at Lovage! Lovage offers cool illustrations that can be tailored to your loved one’s tastes! So to create a birthday card that will not be chucked away for good, head over to Lovage to get your loved one a personalised and aesthetic card!
14) Engraved Jewellery
15) Photo wall
Another cool homemade birthday gift will be a photo wall that can be a permanent feature in your loved one’s bedroom. Collect polaroid photographs of your loved one with his/her friends and family. Get some craft material from a local store and start creating this feature wall in your loved one’s room! But do ensure that this photo wall is detachable, so that it not be destroyed if your loved one decides to redecorate his/her room!
16) Classy dresses
A staple in every woman’s closet is a real classy and versatile dress! So get your wife or girlfriend a stylish new outfit and take them out to a lovely birthday dinner in their new fit! Be sure to get their correct sizes and go-to styles when picking their outfit!
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17) Clayart Sculptures
ClayArt Sculptures offers personalised clay sculptures that are hyper realistic. The Look-A-Like package enables you to create clay sculptures that look like your loved one. This is a fun and quirky gift that is sure to make the birthday girl or boy crack up! Your loved one is surely to treasure this eccentric gift for years to come.
19) Mbossed Custom Plates
Custom plates from Mbossed is another fun way to commemorate someone’s birthday! This offbeat gift will stand out as it will be highly personalised and customised to the birthday girl or boy! This gift serves as a great decorative piece one can hang on walls or place on windows! Have fun with the designs and create something that reflects your loved one’s aesthetic and personality!
20) YouTube Premium Subscription
21) Adult Colouring Book
An adult colouring book is a creative and fun birthday gift idea for a loved one who is overwhelmed by work and its stresses! It is easy to find enough time in a day to rest and relax from the hectic pace of life. So the colouring book is a great option for those pressed for time to take 10 minutes off a day to relax and do something creative and fun. It is a practical and fun gift that is sure to bring joy to your loved one!
22) Starbucks at home
23) Birthday Wine Hamper
Who doesn’t love wine and a night in with some netflix classics? This is a great birthday gift for anyone who is a homebody! Just snuggle up with your loved one with a bottle of Moet by your side and Brooklyn 99 on your screen! A great birthday gift for working adults with a passion for at home surprises!
24) Personalised Water Bottle
Purchase a personalised stainless steel chrome water bottle for your loved one for their birthday! This chic gift is made of sturdy stainless steel and it keeps your beverage cold for longer! There can’t be any other birthday gift that is more practical for residents of this sunny-island!
25) Pampering Set
Male or female, everyone loves a good pampering every once in a while. A pampering set can include anything that the person wants to use for their R&R. Think bath bombs, face masks, nail polish, fragrance soap, and an aftershave cream! Each of these items generally costs you under $10, so you could definitely come up with a set!
26) Bath Salts
Bath salts are one of the cheapest ways for you to treat mental and physical ailments- they can be used during baths / showers to manage stress relief, as well as any physical aches and pains. It is also a great way for a skin detox, since the salt acts like an exfoliation scrub
27) Surprise Box
Surprises can be hard to plan, especially if you are someone who is short of ideas. So why not get somebody else to do it for you? Surprise Box is a store that helps you curate the kind of surprise according to your specifications. All you need to do is tell the who the surprise is for, the occasion, and the intensity of surprise that the other person can take!
28) Personalised Calendar
What can be more narcissistic than a person who enjoys looking at themselves in the mirror? We know- a person that can look at themselves for every month in the year! If you know someone is really confident about their appearance, we suggest getting them a personalised calendar! Just head on to Photobook Singapore, send in the best photos that you’ve got for your recipient and your gift is done!
29) DNA Ancestry Kit
This fad has been going on for a few years now, as genetic technology becomes more available to mass consumers. If you have a friend who is always talking and wondering about their ancestry, consider gifting them a DNA ancestry test kit so that they can explore more on their origins!
30) Nintendo Switch
This one needs no explanation; everyone is all about Animal Crossing these days. Why would you miss out on the fun?