Having a sister – or a sister-in-law – might be one of the best things in the world, but buying a gift for said sister can sometimes prove problematic. With so many gift choices out there, we’re often confused as to what we should buy to show our love. For all of those in search for the perfect gift, this is a list of 20 items that make for some thoughtful gift ideas for sisters. Note: Even though this list is not age-specific, you may still find that one thing you are looking for.
20 Gift Ideas for Sisters
1. Fluffy Slippers
You can never go wrong with slippers, because whose feet do not get cold in the winter? With soft and cushioned soles, these Applique slippers come in a variety of colors and models. Available on Amazon, they make a great Christmas gift idea for any sister.
2. Waterproof Fitness Tracker
If your sister is into sports – and even if she isn’t – a fitness tracker can be a great gift. If she’s not a runner, you can give her the tracker so she can track and improve her sleep patterns. The tracker is waterproof, and it comes with a free Android and iOS app.
3. Chic Water Bottle
This CamelBak Chute water bottle is a great present for a sister who has just started working out, or one who has recently complained about how little water she drinks. A water bottle is a good fit for anyone, so have you ordered your sisters’ bottle from Amazon yet? They have a great range of colors to choose from, and an affordable price.
4. Kindle E-reader
Is your sister a bookworm? Are you attending her birthday party? If she’s tired of carrying multiple books with her wherever she goes, you can gift her the latest Kindle Paperwhite E-reader. Reasonably priced on Amazon, and available in both black and white, the Kindle will allow her to read whatever she wants to, whenever.
5. Fun Cat Kindle Case
What’s a Kindle without a Kindle case? It’s a scratched Kindle, and no one wants that. Your sister will appreciate your thoughtfulness, as well as be delighted every time she sees her cute Kindle case. It’s a perfect fit on our list of thoughtful gift ideas for sisters.
6. Delicate Twin Sisters Necklace
Nothing says “I love you” quite like jewelry. Even though you can always go handmade if you’re a crafty and creative person, you can also buy her this infinity interlocking necklace, which is specially designed to illustrate the relationship between sisters. Buy it on Amazon, and enjoy the pretty box it comes in.
7. Best Sister Mug
We know it says “Best. Big Sister. Ever.” but don’t knock it off even if you’re looking for a gift for your younger sister. You can be the best big sister in that scenario, which makes for a hilarious gift! It’s available on Amazon in six different colors.
8. Cute Waterproof iPhone 7 Plus Case
If your sister is the proud owner of an iPhone 7 Plus, you can buy her this waterproof case as a gift. Summer might be over soon, but she’ll still be able to enjoy texting on her smartphone while she’s in the tub. Go order it on Amazon now.
9. Texting Gloves
With open fingertips and a flap mitten cover, these texting gloves are ideal for a sister who loves texting in spite of the cold. Available on Amazon in black and white, the gloves are a great gift idea for any celebration – just pair the gloves with some special flowers.
10. Appreciation Spiral Notebook
This unique notebook made by Kate Spade is the perfect choice for a sensible and sensitive sister who might be turning 30, 40, or 50. Featuring an inspirational quote on the front cover, it shows how highly you think of her. Amazon carries it, and it cannot miss from your inspiration list of thoughtful gift ideas for sisters.
11. Alba Botanica Sugar Scrub
Nothing like a luxurious spa treatment to show your sisterly love. She will thank you, and her skin will too. Instead of trying a homemade recipe, order this Hawaiian body polish for a reasonable price on Amazon. This suggestion also works great as a gift idea for pregnant sisters who need some relaxing in their life.
12. Family Feud Board Game
A board game can have the power of bringing the whole family together, and you can trust Family Feud – a classic –to do just that. If your sister is off to college soon, and you want to not-so-subtly suggest that you want to spend more time with her until then, buy her this Amazon offer. Board games are some of the best thoughtful gift ideas for sisters.
13. Sleeve Blanket
Sleeves? Check! Front pockets? Check! Huge fleece blanket? Check! Get this warm and cozy gift on Amazon (various colors available). Your sister’s boyfriend will also thank you, as the blanket is big enough to fit two people in it.
14. Cat-Eye Sunglasses
How can anyone not love these glamorous sunglasses? Made by zeroUV, and available in more than 10 colors, these sun protectors are bound to be a hit among all sisters. Order them today on Amazon, and gift them to your sister.
15. Five Ingredient Cookbook
Cooking elaborate dishes might sound great on paper, but it’s really time-consuming in practice. Tempt your sister’s cooking skills with these easy recipes instead. The Five Ingredient Cookbook sells on Amazon, and it features fast ideas for what to cook with a new baby or a toddler in the house.
16. Raspberry Instax Camera
Is your sister a fan of cameras? If she likes taking photos as much as posing for them, you could order this sweet Fujifilm Instax Mini from Amazon for her birthday. It’s not exactly cheap, but it allows her to explore photography beyond the smartphone’s lens.
17. Bath & Body Works Gift Set
If you didn’t like any of the gift ideas for sisters we’ve presented so far, this next one is bound to do the trick. Everyone loves to be pampered, and you can trust the products from Bath & Body Works to show your sister that you care about her.
18. Cozy Cat Socks
Does your sister like cats? Does she also like her feet to be warm at all times? Then these soft and comfortable socks are the ideal gift for her. The best part of the Amazon offer – besides the affordable price – is the fact that you have so many options to choose from. Buy a pair for her husband, too!
19. Classy Wine Glass
If you want to celebrate her properly – even if you’re not looking for a birthday gift idea – you can buy your sister this round red wine goblet. The wine glass can be a reminder of the good times that passed, and a promise of the great ones ahead. It also makes for a great wedding gift from a fun older brother.
20. Coupon Organizer
If all else fails, don’t despair! We have one more gift to suggest, and this is perfect for people who constantly gather and use coupons. A coupon organizer allows your sister to keep track of her coupons and keep them safe until she want to use them.
Did you find what you were looking for? Hopefully, at least one of the items on this list of gift ideas for sisters winked at you, and you are less confused now than you were before. If you have more suggestions that you know other people would love to hear, share them in the comments below.
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