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We know that coming up with birthday gift ideas for family and friends is not always easy. Luckily, our family of brands has birthday gifts that people of all ages will love, from cookies and gourmet treats to flowers and personalized gifts.
Whether you’re celebrating in person or over a video call, sending them one of these tasty, colorful, and fun gifts will serve as a sweet reminder that you’re thinking of them on their special day.
Get the party started right with a box of Cheryl’s cookies. Buttercream frosted cookies in flavors like birthday cake and chocolate, classic chocolate chip cookies, pretzel clusters, and sour gummy stars fill this Smile Farms Birthday Party in a Box. A mini confetti cake tops it off. This gift really is a party in a box!
Every birthday celebration needs a colorful centerpiece! This Sweet & Delicious gift from Fruit Bouquets is a fun and fruity arrangement with a delicious mix of pineapple, strawberries, oranges, and more. It’s a bright and colorful treat fit for any birthday celebration.
All birthdays start the moment you wake up, which is why this Birthday Gift Basket from Wolferman’s is just the thing to get the celebration going. Tucked inside a colorful rope basket are festive goodies like a birthday kringle, super-thick English muffins, and lemon vanilla blueberry loaf cake. With this many delicious baked treats, they’ll be able to celebrate their birthday all week!
Talk about the gift that keeps on giving — and growing! This Personalized Keepsake Memory Box from Personalization Mall is something they’re sure to remember for the rest of their lives. Fill the time capsule with all kinds of memorable items from when they were an infant: a hospital bracelet, their first pair of baby shoes, a photo of them taking their first bath. Then, if anticipation doesn’t get the best of them, watch their surprise 18 years later when they open it up to reveal the thoughtful mementos you included (and they added).
If you can’t be there to sing “Happy Birthday” in person, this Birthday Balloons Singing Sampler from The Popcorn Factory will get the message across. It comes filled with classic popcorn flavors like cheese, chocolate, and cornfetti, as well as a variety of other sweet treats. When the recipient opens the box, they’ll be greeted with the “Happy Birthday” tune!
The secret to a sweet celebration? Confetti berries! This box of Birthday Strawberries from Shari’s Berries is full of chocolate-dipped berries decorated with rainbow confetti sprinkles and fun pastel drizzles. Send this to make birthday wishes come true, one berry at a time.
Arriving in a distinctive reusable wooden crate, this Gourmet Cheese Gift from Harry & David is perfect for someone who loves celebrating with a night in. Four savory cheeses come paired with mixed nuts and a dried fruit mix, which can be arranged into a delicious charcuterie board. A bottle of 2019 pinot noir tops it off, so they can raise a glass to the celebration.
This Happy Birthday Fresh Fruit & Sweets Tower from 1-800-Baskets comes with a little bit of everything! Fresh fruit, delicious cookies, assorted candies, and more fill the colorful boxes. A satin ribbon ties everything up.
For all the chocolate lovers, this gift is for you! This Birthday Sweets Basket from Simply Chocolate includes almond bark, chocolate pretzels, chocolate grahams, chocolate almonds, chocolate balloon pops, and more. It all arrives in a reusable wood slat basket.
Finally, no party is complete without the birthday cake! This (inedible) Birthday Wishes Flower Cake from 1-800-Flowers will make their birthday the brightest day of the year. It’s made up of hot pink and fiery orange blooms, and is topped off with a single rose and candles. This confection-inspired creation makes a beautiful centerpiece for the perfect party.