She’s your sister, your best friend (that’s debatable), and next on your shopping list. Here’s the ultimate guide to the best sister gift ideas that’ll totally make her owe you.
What are you supposed to get the sister who already has everything? Even scarier, what are you supposed to gift your sister in law? Relax, we’ve done all the work so you don’t have to stress and, even more importantly, we’re saving you a trip to the mall. Thank us later.
As we all know there are a ton of lame sister gifts out there and they usually consist of something embroidered on a pillow (not that there’s anything wrong with that). It’s just not our jam. We’ve researched some of the most popular gifting categories for sisters like fashion, beauty, self-care, and more. We even tossed in a couple of funny ideas because, well, who doesn’t have a sense of humor?
Shop our picks for some of the best gift ideas for your sister in 2021.
The Best Sister Gift of 2021
The Alex & Ani “Because I Love You, Sister” Bracelet – Buy It Here
It’s the must-have charm bracelet from the super popular Alex & Ani. This comes in a silver finish or gold finish, is expandable, and comes with her first sister charm, along with three additional charms. It’s a great way for her to think of you and your special bond each and every time she glances down at her wrist. Learn more here.
The Inspirational Pick
The Path Made Clear by Oprah – Buy It Here
It’s the latest book from Oprah that, honestly, every person out there should read, but especially your sister. Each page features inspirational advice, ideas, and concepts from some of the greatest thought-leaders of our time (including Oprah). Many concepts are taken directly from her Emmy-Award-winning Super Soul Sunday on OWN. Learn more here.
The Meaningful Pick
The ‘Love You, Sister’ Charm Necklace – Buy It Here
It’s another great way to show your love and appreciate for her. This one comes in both silver and gold (both are oddly extremely affordable) and are held in a pretty gift box you can present to her. This one is a great gesture for the sister-in-law who’s basically like your sister. Learn more here.
The Self-Care Pick
The Handmade Set of 12 Bath Bombs – Buy It Here
These are currently the #1 selling bath bombs on Amazon right now. They currently have a 4.9 out of 5 star rating and over 4,400 customer reviews, with 94% of those reviews rating them 5 stars. Now that’s an endorsement! These come as a set of 12, are super zen and therapeutic, made in the US, and are perfect for normal and even dry skin. Learn more here.
The Funny Pick
The Golden Girls Monopoly Game – Buy It Here
Because you both love The Golden Girls and playing a super fun game of Golden Girls themed Monopoly is a way to bring you even closer together. We’re obsessed with the 6 different tokens you can play with which include: Cheesecake, Stan’s Toupee, Rose’s Teddy Bear, Sophia’s Purse, Blanche’s Hand Mirror and, of course, Candied Herring. Learn more here.
The Sister-in-Law Pick
The Tea Drops Sample Gift Set – Buy It Here
They’re such a simple, yet much needed, way to unwind, zen-out, and totally relax. Simply drop these tea morsels into your cup of hot water and you’ll be able to sample some of the most delicious tea flavors ever like matcha green tea, rose earl grey, citrus ginger, and more. Plus, they come in a super cute wooden box. Learn more here.
The Long Distance Pick
The Long Distance Touch Lamps – Buy It Here
This is such a super sweet way to stay in touch with your sister who might live a bit of a distance from you. These set of 2 lamps are Wi-Fi enabled and when you gently place your hand on the lamp her lamp will light up letting her know you’ve been thinking about her. When she touches her lamp, your lamp will light up letting you know she’s been thinking about you. Super meaningful and super cool. Learn more here.
The Beauty Pick
The Internet-Breaking Flowerbomb Perfume – Buy It Here
Yes, it’s one of the most popular and best-selling perfumes of the year (again) and we can totally see why. Well, more like we can totally smell why. This intoxicating perfume smells like the most beauty bouquet of flowers blooming on the most serene spring day. Don’t worry, it’s not too overpowering. She’ll be getting compliments left and right. Learn more here.
The On-Trend Pick
The Everlane Cashmere Sweater in Magenta – Buy It Here
It’s one of the most popular items found on the uber-on-trend Everlane, where the likes of Meghan Markle has been spotted shopping. You won’t believe the price of this cashmere sweater and, more importantly, how pretty is that magenta color! It’s light enough to wear when the weather gets a bit warmer, yet warm enough to wear in the fall and winter. It currently comes in over 18 different colors you gotta see. Learn more here.
The BFF Approved Pick
The Bestie Bracelet by Pura Vida – Buy It Here
What a great (and somewhat cheap) way to show her that she’s not only your sister, but your friend too. This top-selling bracelet comes as a pack of 10, which you can mix and match or give some away to your true bestie. Learn more here.
The Tech Pick
The Anker Mini Portable Phone Charger – Buy It Here
It’s actually the size of a lipstick and your sister can totally toss this portable phone charger in her purse or even in her pocket. Perfect for when your phone is totally about to die and needs a quick charge to bring it back to life. It comes in a bunch of other color choices too. Learn more here.
The Beauty Sleep Pick
The Slip Silk Sleep Mask – Buy It Here
Everyone has been obsessed with their silk pillowcases and now they can help reduce eye wrinkles, fine lines, and dry skin with this super comfy sleep mask that has cute little eyes on it. Sweet dreams! Learn more here.
The Jacket Pick
The Lululemon Define Jacket – Buy It Here
One of the top-sellers at Lululemon, this comfy lightweight jacket is one that she’ll want to wear around the house, running out for errands, and even to the gym. Plus, it has sweat-wicking and a helpful four-way stretch. Check it out in a ton of other colors and prints too. Learn more here.
The Zen Pick
The Shower Steamer Gift Set – Buy It Here
Now your sister can turn her shower into the spa of her dreams. This 12-set of shower steamers can be used a body scrub or simply used as essential oil scents released into the steamy shower like lemongrass and lavender. Learn more here.
The Ultimate Robe Pick
The Cozy “Cloud Cotton” Robe – Buy It Here
It’s finally here and it’s in a really cute blush pink color! This cloud cotton robe just may be the absolute comfiest thing she owns and she’ll pretty much never want to take it off. Like ever. Learn more here.
The Accessory Pick
The Longchamp Makeup Bag – Buy It Here
Store all your makeup junk in this cool nylon cosmetics case in bold red. Perfect to bring along when you’re traveling too. Learn more here.
The PJ Pick
The Eberjay 2-Piece Pajama Set – Buy It Here
There’s a reason why Oprah named these as one of her favorite things recently. It truly is one of the comfiest pairs of pajamas we’ve ever worn and it comes in bunch of different colors too choose from too. Learn more here.
The Beauty Pick
The Herbivore Botanicals Hydration Trio – Buy It Here
Another top-seller, this set of 3 beauty essentials will will leave your skin so much softer, hydrated, and looking and feeling so much fresher. It comes with the body polish, hydrating face mist, and must-have lip conditioner. Learn more here.
The Thoughtful Pick
The Birthstone Wishing Balls – Buy It Here
Just a unique gift idea that she’ll love day after day. This shimmering hand-blown glass ball comes with 52 little pieces of paper where she can write down her intention, her wish, or even things she’s grateful for. Place them inside the ball to help make her wishes come true. They’re fun to read at the end of the year too. Learn more here.
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