Tuesday 11 December 2018

2018 Christmas Gift Guide - For Teens.

Teenagers can be difficult to buy for, it's that awkward age where you don't want to buy presents that are too young, or too old - you want them to be just perfect, and loved by the recipient.

Without further ado, let's get this Teen's Gift Guide started, from tweens to teens, there's something here for them all, from stocking fillers to foodie gifts and main gifts too of course. To view the full image size, please click on the photo to enlarge.

Young Driver
60 Minute Lesson Voucher

Ten to 17-year olds can drive a new dual controlled Vauxhall Corsa SRi, with a fully qualified instructor. They’ll be taught as they would be at 17, learning how to control the car, navigate road systems and even how to manage manoeuvres such as parallel parking and tight steering. Learners receive a drive diary to chart their progress and can also have a video recording of the lesson. Lessons start at £36.45 for 30 minutes and gift vouchers are also available. This makes a perfect gift for teenagers, I only wish it was around when I was a teen!

31st State
Starter Set

31st State test their products on teenage boys and not animals, they're cruelty free and suitable for vegans and have a great range of products suitable for teenager boys. The starter set comes in a cotton canvas wash bag and contains five 31st State products: Style & Shape Hair Putty, Foaming Face Wash, Roll-On Deodorant, 2-in-1 Hair & Body Wash, and Overnight Clearing Pads. Buying the products separately will cost you £52.95 so it's worth that extra 5p to get the wash bag included too, plus it makes a great present for teenage boys.

MIXIT↑™ Power Pack 4000

Teenagers love their technology, especially their smartphones, and I can bet their batteries never last a full day, so why not gift a teenager a Belkin MIXIT↑™ Power Pack 4000 this Christmas? Available in Pink, Blue, Red or Black, users need to simply charge the battery pack before leaving home and connect it to a device using a USB cable whenever they need a charge. It has two USB ports, which means the teen can even charge a friend's smartphone at the same time - teenage winning!

Goggle Eyes Guys Pack

If the teenager you're looking for gift inspiration for is anything like the teen's in my family then they'd love a pack or two of Goggle Eyes for some fun and entertainment over the Christmas season and beyond. Perfect as stocking fillers or as a main gift, #GoggleEyes are sure to cause belly aches and aching cheeks from laughter this Christmas.

NOW Music
NOW That's What I Call Music! 101

After celebrating its 100th edition, NOW That’s What I Call Music is back with NOW 101! The legendary two-disc compilation continues to include all your favourite chart hits and latest releases making it the ideal gift for any teenage music fans. Featuring 46 songs across two discs, with songs from bands and artists such as Ariane Grande, Sam Smith, Little Mix, Jess Glynne, Rita Ora, Kendrick Lemar, Clean Bandit, Ellie Goulding any many more. 

Blue Microphones
Snowball iCE

Still in the theme of music... Blue Microphones are famous for creating high-quality microphones and headphones for artists such as Bob Dylan, Katy Perry and Imagine Dragons. Their Snowball iCE microphone is a compact cardioid microphone, great at capturing vocals, music, podcast recordings or for gaming. It comes in either black or white, and is currently retailing on Amazon for £42.99 - so affordable for those looking for a quality mic for any teenagers this Christmas. 

World Animal Protection
Fluffy Dog Slippers

Whilst teenagers may think of themselves as too old for character gifts items, they're certainly not too old for novelty gifts. These Fluffy Dog Slippers are perfect for teenagers who love their weekend layins and pyjama days, or simply perfect for the ones who love their slippers and socks. With a gorgeously silky plush material inside, the teen's feet will never have to be cold again as long as these novelty character slipper socks are handy to grab and slip right on! Fits UK adult size 4-7, the sole is PVC with multi grip for slip resistance.

What's That Smell

What's That Smell? is tipped to be one of the hottest games of the year (it's already a YouTube favourite), What's That Smell? is the new scratch & sniff party game that totally stinks! Guess the scent on the card correctly to win or you could be suffering the reeking ramifications of one of the deadly Stank Cards. With over 50 smells from nice to downright nasty, What's That Smell? is a breath of fresh (and not-so-fresh) air in the game category and would make a great present for any teen's who's up for a challenge.

Invisible Black & White Deodorant

Carrying on with the topic of smells, teenage years is when most hit the stages of puberty, and with puberty comes unpleasant odours. Invisible black and white gives protection for teens and their clothes. It's Sure's best protection ever against white marks and yellow sweat stains, their great formula gives 48 hour sweat protection without leaving a trace on clothes. A few bottles of Sure are perfect stocking fillers, available for both boys and girls.

Liverpool 2019 Desk Calendar

If you're looking for gifts for a teenage football fan then look no further because Danilo has a great range of officially licenced football products that are just perfect stocking fillers or main Christmas gifts for teenagers. From 2019 annuals to 2019 calendars, from Liverpool to Chelsea, Aston Villa to Stoke City and loads more well-known football teams. 

Drumstick Gift Box

Who say's sweets are just for kids? Teenagers love sweets just as much as any one else and Swizzels has the perfect stocking filler which is new for Christmas 2018. The Drumstick Gift Box includes Swizzels newest sweet invention - Choos, as well as Drumstick lollies and Swizzels number one best-selling product, Squashies, the gift box makes it the ideal foodie stocking filler for teenagers.

Silver Peel Off Mask, Black Cleansing Oil, Black Hydrogel Under Eye Masks and Rose Gold Peel Off Mask
£5.99, £6.49, £5.19 and £5.99

Unfortunately many teenagers suffer with their skin at some point during the teenage years. T-Zone deliver a whole bunch of natural products to help combat spots and blemishes. Their products are alternatives to chemical ingredients that can irritate the skin, for a clearer and spot-free complexion! T-Zone products strive for effective and naturally purifying skincare to treat and target skin prone to impurities and blemishes. Available from Superdrug.

TX-30 Headset

TX-30 are lightweight headsets from Gioteck that deliver superior style and unrivalled sound at home, or on the go. These must-have music and gaming headsets are the perfect gift or stocking filler for teenagers this Christmas. Choose from funky-pink, electric-blue and neon-green, and simply use them with one of the compatible devices - Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PS4 and mobile.

FIVE Street Zip Hoodie Junior and FIVE Street Core Pants Junior
£18 and £11.50

Reaching the teenage years is when most of us become more interested in fashion and the clothes we wear. FIVE is a UK fashion brand by the well known footballer Rio Ferdinand. Exclusively available at Sports Direct, the new season drop from FIVE is developed in collaboration with the man himself - Rio Ferdinand. This makes the ideal ''designer'' clothing present for a teenager, and with it costing less than £30 for the 'tracksuit', it's sure to bring smiles from the giver and receiver. 

To view other gift guides from the 2018 Christmas Feature on Unique Young Mum please click here.

Until next time,
Jada x

Disclaimer: All of these items were sent to me in return for coverage in this post, however all thoughts and opinions are my own. I've received no payment in return for any products featured.