Gifting a 13-year old girl can be quite a task. She isn’t a little girl neither is she a young woman. She is a young lady, and her preferences in gifts can be somewhere between clothes, Barbie dolls, shoes, and makeup. So you are never always sure what would make her happy.
In this post, we’ve identified 35 best gifts that would most likely make a 13-year-old girl happy. So if you want to get your teenage niece, daughter, or granddaughter a gift but you are not sure what would make her happy, read through for 35 suggestions for the best gifts for 13 year old girl.
Top Gift Ideas & Toys For 13 Year Old Girls
1. Crave Naturals Glide Thru Detangling Brush
Her hair is her crowning glory, so your teenage girl is most likely gong to appreciate that you bought her this unique detangling brush. With this brush, she will spend less time detangling and brushing her long tresses, thanks to its gentle yet effective conical bristles.
2. Personalized Name Rubber Stamp
With this personalized name rubber stamp, your thirteen-year-old girl gets to practice her craft. She can also use the rubber stamp to write her name in her school books in a fun and glittery way. The rubber stamp contains some glitter that adds the sparkle to her name. Because this is personalized you can get the name written in whatever font you want and watch her claim anything and everything, in the house.
3. Nike Blue Air Max Running Shoes
Obesity due to under-exercising and/or overeating is one of the most disturbing trends among teenagers today. You can encourage your 13-year-old daughter to exercise more, and one of the best ways to do that is get her this pair of Nike Blue Air Max Running Shoes. If she is already into running, this would make a perfect gift for her.
The pair of shoes comes with a few specific features which include a Solarsoft sock liner that provides extra comfort and an AIR-sole that decreases compression forces on the user’s feet. These women’s running shoes are among the best available in the market today.
4. A Selfie Stick
Young girls like taking pictures of themselves, so buying your 13-year-old daughter, niece, or granddaughter a selfie stick is going to make her happy especially if she likes selfies.
5. Gumball Glow String Lights
Your 13-year-old-daughter will certainly want to decorate her room by herself. One of the things that she may be looking for is glow lights. These are bound to make her room look lively all the time. The glow string lights are a combination of 25 LED lights, and they light up in 3 different colors. Because they are battery powered, you can place them wherever you want. The also flash in 3 different patterns and can make a great addition for any room or a sleepover tent. They can also be used during her parties.
6. Emori 50-Piece Color Nail Lacquer Combo
Apart from makeup, young girls like experimenting with their nails. Get your little princess this nail art-related gift and see how happy she will be. The Lacquer Combo set comes with fifty bottles of top-quality nail polish, and each one has a different color. There are also nail polish remover pads. Each bottle comes with its own kid-friendly brush applicator making the application process fast and easy.
7. Bath Bomb Kit
Many young girls these days like bath bombs and if yours does too, getting her this amazing bath bomb kit would be a great idea. These are ball-shaped, and once she drops them in her bathtub, they fizz and melt, producing fun colors and sweet fragrances. She is sure to have amazing bath experiences with this bath bomb kit. The kit includes instructions on how she can make a “cocktail” of scents. It also includes a diverse range of essential oils.
8. Cosmetics All in One Makeup Kit
At thirteen years of age, girls become more experimental with their looks. This is when makeup starts to become very important for them. So, if you have a 13-year-old daughter, niece, or granddaughter, this beautiful, amazing Cosmetic All-in-one Makeup Kit would be a great gift for them any day. The kit contains all the essentials that your princess will want to have in her first full makeup set; from eye shadows, powders, blush and lipstick all in different shades, as well the tools for application and some instructions on the right way to wear makeup.
9. Light Up Bluetooth Headphones
Teens absolutely love electronics, and these Bluetooth headphones that light up are certainly going to be some f her favorite. These headphones have LED lights installed at the sides. The lights flash up and down depending on the frequency of the music that you are playing. You can even choose to have the LED lights off to save battery and have more playing time.
The headphones connect to your device via Bluetooth. However, you also have the option of connecting the headphones to your phone with an audio cable. There are switches located on the sides that allow you to control the music. For a 13-year-old girl, these headphones would be very worthy.
10. Zip ID Case
These cases are a fun way to carry around the important little things- from cards, cash, et cetera. The case comes in a wide range of patterns, and colors, so you are sure to find one that she will like. Plus, it is relatively cheap, so you can still get it even if you are on a tight budget.
11. A Shoulder Bag
It is known as a great fashion accessory apart from just a bag. As a great form of self-expression, a high-quality bag would be used in her day to day errands either for carrying pens, cellphones, school books, iPads, devices, tablets, and other everyday effects.
With many cool designs, the bags are functional giving her a place to store all her small stuff when she is out and about. They can be stylish, elegant and express the image that the girl wants to portray.
12. Fire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet
If you have no problem indulging yourself in the gift, this may be a good option for you. However, if the 13-year old is not your daughter, you may want to consult her parents first.
This Kids Edition tablet makes it a good choice for their first tablet. It comes with a 10” screen, high definition display and is wrapped in a kid-proof case. There are thousands of books and shows that your girl can choose from to keep herself busy. This tablet is great for long trips in the car and some private time in the house. It also comes with parental controls that let you limit screen time and filter age-appropriate content. You also get manage web browsing and even set educational goals.
13. Imikoko iPhone 6S Luxury Fashion Case
Does your 13-year-old girl have an iPhone 6S? If yes, then you should consider getting this beautiful Luxury Fashion Case to make things more personalized and enjoyable. The case would be an important iPhone accessory for her, and you get to choose from 8 different color combos. Each color combo is available in three-layered schemes.
The case is lightweight, therefore, the feel of the smartphone in her hands won’t change. Its cutouts accommodate the iPhone’s ports perfectly ensuring that its functionality remains. This is a great accessory to that will keep her expensive smartphone from nicks, dents, and scratches. She is going to love it.
14. Gallery Studio Deluxe Art Supplies Set
If your 13-year-old daughter, niece, or granddaughter has a talent for drawing, nurture it with this fantastic Gallery Studio Art Supplies set so she can polish her skills. Your aspiring artist is sure to love coloring and drawing stuff with this kit. Once you get her the kit, let her spend hours using the oil pastels, the colored pencils, and the watercolor cakes as she creates her early masterpieces.
The kit includes 82 pieces of various art materials, and they all come in a portable, wooden case with several dividers.
15. DROGRACE Children’s Kids Waterproof Camera
If your little one has shown some interest in photography, then she will appreciate this waterproof camera. This camera allows your girl to take pictures while on her adventures with her friends. It has several features that make it more exciting for her to take pictures. With the 40 built-in frames, she will certainly spend her day documenting every part of it. We especially love that it is waterproof. This means that she can bring it with her when swimming and does not have to miss any important moment.
16. Jewelry Box Organizer
All young girls love jewelry collection, and this amazing Jewelry Box Organizer is sure to make your little princess happy. This is a beautiful product that any young girl will dream to own. Designed for elegance, it has the quality of being pleasingly ingenious and simply neat. The Jewelry Box Organizer has compartments and separate drawers in which she will keep her jewelry such as bangles, chains, rings, and trinkets safe.
Designed as a display item, the Jewelry Box Organizer is one of the best gifts for 13 yearold girl as it can become the centerpiece of her bedroom or vanity display.
17. TowelSelections Turkish Cotton Bathrobe
Suitable for 8-year-olds and above, this bathrobe can be a great gift for your 13-year-old girl. While it doesn’t immediately sound like something that would excite a teenage girl, bear in mind that often, the best gifts teenage girls are practical things. This bathrobe has a very practical use; she can even use it at the pool or occasionally at the beach.
The bathrobe comes with excellent absorption and softness, and your teenage daughter will appreciate that you are getting her less whimsical and more practical gifts.
18. Klutz Nail Style Studio Book Kit
If your girl is girly and loves painting her nails, she is going to enjoy this nail style book kit from Klutz. With 25 amazing designs to choose from, this kit lets your girl come up with nail designs that she loves for herself. The kit comes with 6 peel on polish that allows her to practice her nail art. It also includes a 60-page instructional guide with which your girl can learn and perfect her craft. The nail style book kit is a favorite for young girls who love painting their nails. The polish is also quite easy to remove so she can easily remove a design that she does not like
19. BaByliss Pro BAB2000 CeramixXtreme Dryer
At 13 years old, your niece, daughter, or granddaughter is getting more conscious about her physical appearance, especially her hair. Getting her this hair dryer will make caring for her crowning glory way easier and faster. However, while the kit comes with a user manual, be sure to guide her on how to properly use the dryer for the best results.
The dryer comes with infrared technology for faster yet still gentle drying, six heat and speed settings, a sliding control button, and narrow barrel design.
20. Waterproof Smart Watch Phone For Kids
She has probably already started bugging you out asking for a phone. If you feel that she is still a little too young, this waterproof smartwatch may be a good alternative. With this watch, your kid gets to enjoy some of the cool features of a smartphone. You can easily set up to 3 emergency contacts. The watch allows your daughter to make and answer calls. She can also use the SOS button to call you when in danger.
The smartwatch also allows you to use a sim card with it. It has a GPS and LBS position allowing you to track your daughter to anywhere. It also comes with a remote voice monitor, camera, flashlight, voice chat, math game among other features. You can also control the features that she gets to use.
21. Alki’I Warm Winter Fleece Bottom Pants
No one likes cold and even those teenagers that think they’re invincible experience cold in their extremities. This warm fleece bottom pants should help them solve this issue, especially during winter and autumn. It has a chic, cool, and stylish design that your 13-year-old daughter will love and she could even want to wear it when running errands outside.
It is made of 100 percent polyester fabric which s soft and provides a warm barrier that protects against cold.
22. Better Homes and Gardens Junior Cookbook
This cookbook is an excellent opportunity to give your daughter the chance to master her culinary skills. They are better off starting while young, and this book provides a great place to start. With this book, your daughter can learn and master making some simple dishes. It is certainly bound to pique her interest in cooking. The book contains 65 easy recipes that she can follow. It is also filled with illustrated photos that make it all the more interesting.
23. Timex Weekender Watch
As she becomes more conscious of her physical appearance, she will also start using jewelry. Rather than just getting her beautiful jewelry, you should consider also buying her useful pieces like this Timex watch. It comes with a chic, cool design. It has a slip-thru-strap, a polished silver case, and a white face that has a black dial. The watch comes with Indiglo lighting which makes it easy for the user to see the time even in dark and dim conditions.
24. Nancy Drew Starter Set
The Nancy Drew Series is a great detective series and any 13-year old who loves reading will be immediately taken aback. If she is already a fan of the series, then this will certainly be a delightful addition to her collection. If not, then why not start her library collection with these books? The books are quite interesting to read with easy-to-follow plot lines. While she can read the books on her own, they can be your way of spending some time with her by reading a chapter or two before bed each night.
25. Bose SoundLinkColor Bluetooth Speaker
Music allows teenagers to express their feelings, be in tune with latest trends, and connect with peers. Gifting your 13-year-old this cool Bluetooth speaker will give her a great experience listening to her favorite songs. She is going to be more attached to music, and who knows, she could discover her talent for music this way.
26. A Cook Book
Girls are more conscious about diets than boys. They are more picky eaters, and therefore, this amazing diet-related cookbook would be a great gift to get her started on eating healthy. It comes with more than 70 easy-to-prepare recipes which are sure to add to your little girl’s current repertoire of food.
27. 155 Harry Porter Facts: The Ultimate Trivia Book For Wizards and Witches
The Harry Potter Series is made of wonderful books that most children enjoy from the age of 9. If your 13-year-old daughter loves reading, there are high chances that the series is one of her favorites. If this is the case for her, then you are in luck. This Trivia book makes a great gift for just about any occasion. The book contains some hidden facts that will have her spellbound.
With all the facts and trivia challenges contained in this book, your daughter will become well-versed with the wizarding world of Harry Porter. So go ahead and culminate her reading with this super cool gift.
28. Alex Toys Spa Hair Chalk Salon
Various reasons, your 13-year-old princess may want to change her color. It could be peer pressure, a personal way to express style or some experimentation with looks. You should not get too upset with her whatever her reasons are because it is just hair. And with this Spa Hair Chalk Salon, she can change her hair color without permanent changes, and without the risk of suffering the side effects.
The hair chalk is non-toxic, easy to apply, and washes off very quickly with water. With this kit, you do not need to spend a huge amount of money on professional hair colouring treatments, and you will be giving her a chance to experiment with multi-colored tresses.
29. Mermaid tail Blanket For All Seasons
There’s no doubt that she suddenly spends so much time indoors. She may be watching a movie, reading a book or simply hanging out with her friends. This hand crocheted blanket makes it easy for her to snuggle and keep cozy. The blanket is warm and soft making it perfect for use during all seasons. It has an easy to use design, and all she has to do is slip inside and snuggle. It is also long enough for adults to use. Whether she is on the couch, going camping or even for sleepovers, this blanket certainly makes the best companion.
30. Hughapy Soft Mermaid Tail Blanket Sleeping Bag
Does your 13-year-old girl like things about mermaids? Does she sometimes fantasize about being one? If yes, then this amazing mermaid-inspired sleeping bag would be a wonderful gift for her. The sleeping bag is 20% cotton, 80% polyester which is a very comfy fabric.
31. Justin Bieber Someday Eau De Parfum Spray
Most teenagers like Justin Bieber; say his name in any group of teens and chances are you will hear loud screams of adoration and joy. So getting your 13-year-old girl this spray would a great idea. The perfume combines fruity and floral tones which include jasmine, mandarin, and pears with a nice vanilla finish, giving a refreshing scent that’s suitable for teenage girls.
32. Sleepover Party Activity Game
It’s about time that your 13-year old daughter will start attending sleepover parties (if she hasn’t already). Rather than have her and her friend spend the night playing the same old games, why don’t you add the fun to their parties with this gift.
The Sleepover Party Activity Game comes with 200 games and challenges that will ensure the girls do not get bored. All they have to do is spin the spinner and try whatever challenge or game that it lands on. This game is also great for parties and can be used by adults as well. It is best played by more than 2 players to add to the fun.
33. Ballerina Musical Jewelry Box
Jewelry boxes always make for some of the best gifts for 13-year old girls. If chosen rightly, you will have her cherishing the gift for a long time. The box is quite large with plenty of space for your girl to store all her jewelry. When opened, it showcases a ballerina miniature figure that stands on a mini stage. When the key is turned, the ballerina dances to ‘Swan Lake.’ To keep everything inside safe, the lid has a metal latch. This is definitely an exquisite gift for your little dancer.
34. Easy to do Crotchet Kit
Contrary to common opinion that crocheting is for adult ladies; young girls can learn and enjoy the craft. With this crochet kit, you little girl can learn how to make scarfs and beanies for herself and for close friends. The kit includes a beginner’s guide that will set her on the path to crocheting. The kit also comes with 7 different colors of yarn, 2 crochet hooks, and a plastic needle. Rather than spend her time watching television, buy her this kit and spend some quality time crocheting together.
35. The Girls’ Guide To Growing Up
Your teenager is growing up, and she will soon start asking questions (that is if she hasn’t already). It is normal for her to be curious about some things and most especially about her body. Of course, they will likely be taught these things in school, and she is better off learning from you. However, she may be a bit embarrassed to approach you. With this book, you can equip her with the most important information without making her feel embarrassed.
We hope this list will help you get the perfect gift for your 13-year-old princess.