18 Awesome Spring Gift Ideas For Holidays, Birthdays, & Just Because
Spring fever is quickly approaching. Whether that means a new slew of friends' birthdays, spending time with family during Easter or Passover, or even just a new season of treating yourself, finding a fresh crop of spring gift ideas can feel like the last thing you're in the mood for. After all, you've only just made it through winter's worst, and now you need to catch your breath before swapping your clothes out for warmer weather.
But putting that spring back in your step isn't the impossible task it can seem when 60-and-above temperatures are still weeks away. In fact, there's a surprisingly refreshing amount of floral-inspired phone cases, nail decals, and even room-decorating planters that will make you (and your friends) happy the season is finally turning. Whether you need a last-minute treat that will make Grandma smile, or a fresh-smelling cream infused with rose petals for your mom, you might find that surprising your loved ones with a little something lifts not just their spirits, but yours, too.
Ahead, be prepared to be floored by some seriously awesome new levels of freshness. Whether you're into home brewing, tech-savvy finds, nail polish, or photography, there's definitely a spring-centric find here that will have you transitioning into sunny weather with a smile.
Protect Your Phone In Pretty Blooms Without Covering It Up
This floral case is a favorite among Rifle Paper Co. fans because its colorful blooms decorate the phone beneath without completely covering up the hardware — ideal if you have a colored phone. One user said she's dropped her phone a couple times while in this case, and hers showed no signs of visible damage.
Embrace Spring's Greenery With The Ornamental Planter
Even the toughest to shop for can appreciate a bit of spring's new greenery in their room. This geometric planter adds a sophisticated design edge to any room it's occupying, and one user said, "[I]t's a super cool look for not a huge price."
Share the Gift of Classic, Beautifully Illustrated Literature
The ultimate book lover's indulgence is this illustrated classics set, which features Anne of Green Gables, Heidi, Little Women, and A Little Princess. The cover art was created by Anna Bond, of Rifle Paper Co., and fans say the book set holds "beautiful illustrations and craftsmanship."
Store Eggs (And Everything Else) In This Bunny Ear Tote
Whether you gift this to a niece or nephew to use on Easter or keep it for yourself as your new farmers market tote, this burlap-esque cloth bag is undeniably on-trend. Its fabric is 100 percent waterproof (and wrinkle-proof!), and users say it's sturdy and durable, with one praising that "it definitely exceeded my expectations!"
Get Your Partner Packed For A Quick Spring Getaway
This bag is the ultimate weekend warrior. Not only is it an extremely lightweight and roomy duffel bag, but it folds into its own internal pocket for close-quartered packing. The nylon fabric is durable, and users say the straps are the ideal length for over-the-shoulder toting, too.
Record Spring's Adventures In Real Time
Help your friends, family, or partner live in the moment by recording their adventures — without being tempted to click straight through on their phone to Instagram. This instant film camera even features a special flash that softens the subject like a filter, so you can get the image you've come to love right then.
Get Subtle Color With Hydrating Gloss
This nine-piece lip crayon set offers lip tints in a variety of spectrums, so you can pick and choose depending on your mood. Users say the colors are perfect for when you want a lighter hue, the fragrances are refreshing, and the formula is super moisturizing, too.
Power Up With All The Extra Sun
With more sun on its way and more hours outdoors, it helps to have the portable phone charger that works off sunlight. This one recharges 500 times, and one user said the solar-powered battery completely charged their phone four or five times before needing to juice up again.
Update Mom's Bag With An All-Leather Floral Wallet
This floral motif clutch is the perfect gift for your mom or aunt who hasn't updated her purse contents since 1997. The pastel pink swirls with beige and navy to create a modern pattern, while the 100 percent leather wallet has enough slots for 12 credit cards.
Bring Out The Inner Brewer With The At-Home Cider Kit
Anyone can become a hard cider expert with this do-it-yourself brewing kit. It creates one-gallon batches of cider at four to five percent alcohol levels, and fans say they've gifted the kit to extremely excited recipients. One user even said this kit got them started out, and now they're up to brewing 40 gallons.
Spring Forward In The Reversible Polka-Dot Wristwatch
Keeping up with the time change is easy when wearing a watch looks so good. This water-resistant, silver-toned Timex number features a reversible nylon buckle band, as well as an Indiglo nightlight that helps you see the time once it's dark. Users love the thoughtful detailing (the second hand matches the band), and say this piece will last for years.
Indulge Your Pal's Sweet Tooth
Young or old, near or far, it'd be hard not to smile at a basket filled up to the brim with these treats. Jelly beans, Cadbury Eggs, marshmallow bunnies, Twizzlers, and everything else under the sun — this is your one-stop shop for all your spring holiday goodies.
Test Out The Season's Colors In Long-Lasting Pastel Polishes
In neutral pink, light lavender, and pastel-toned peach, this set of three nail polishes can add a dressy touch for those who want some lacquer without getting too bright and floral-themed about it. The smaller sizes make them smart choices for on-the-go travel and touch-ups, and users praise the beautiful hues.
...Or Level Up Nail Game With Intricate Floral Decals
These daisy nail decals are super easy to apply — effectively putting the spring right into your step. Users say the decals are pretty, and the individual flower cut-outs mean you get to pick whatever color you want as the background.
Spring Is In The Air (& This Zip-Up Tote)
This spring-themed tote finally combines utilitarian convenience with stylish edge — Kate Spade does bags well, and this canvas holds-everything-you-need bag is no exception. Plus, an air of spring (and balloons!) are in the air, and its thoughtful zipper closure adds a little more security for you mom, your bestie, or whomever you're gifting it to.
Dress Up Your Holiday Best With The Versatile Ear Cuff
Whether your pal is super edgy or your mom's got the coolest accessories collection on the block, these cuff earrings take spring style to the next level. They'll give a classic sundress the perfect unexpected twist, or dramatically dress up a T-shirt and jeans, meaning they're a go for anyone's wardrobe.
Nourish Skin With Fresh-Smelling Roses
Everything's coming up roses with this lotion, which was crafted by diluting roses in pure water for fresh-smelling skin. Gentle enough for your face, too, users say this all-purpose lotion hydrates without feeling greasy, and its refreshing scent makes it "a pleasure to use." One user said she gifted it to her mom and immediately had to order herself the bottle.
Hop To It With A Zip-Closure Bunny Case
Make Grandma smile with the bunny-shaped zip-up case that can store anything from toiletries and makeup to her driving sunglasses or ID cards. The funny case can be safely tossed in the wash whenever needed, and users say the cute holder looks just as good in person as it does online.
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