Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, applauding an important milestone or just showing how much you care, it’s the thought and effort you put into a gift for your girlfriend that really makes it meaningful. To make gift-giving truly special, consider the memories you’ve shared, the adventures you’ve enjoyed together and your plans for the future and incorporate those sentiments into a one-of-a-kind gift for her.
From handcrafted photo frames and do-it-yourself decoupage to personalized jewelry and everything in between, these 55 thoughtful girlfriend gifts can all be customized for the love of your life’s unique style. The wonderful woman in your life will fall in love with you all over again when she unwraps one of these thoughtful gifts.
1. Dream Big
Give your girlfriend the gift of sweet dreams with a personalized pillow made just for her. Choose from dozens of designs then customize with her name, a special date or a sentimental saying that makes this cozy pillow the gift of her dreams.
2. Personalized Photo Tray
The wonderful woman in your life will love serving up snacks or keeping odds-and-ends in order with a serving tray that was designed by you, especially for her. Add photos, graphics, names or dates to create a tray that’s as sentimental as it is useful.
3. Ceramic Photo Tile
A custom-printed ceramic tile is a unique new way to display meaningful photos and makes a special gift for the lady you love. When displayed on a wrought iron easel, it’s the perfect sentimental addition to your girlfriend’s home.
4. Life’s A Beach
If your girl is a beach babe, you can’t go wrong with a customized beach towel. Choose from a variety of styles and colors and then add your own sentiment, favorite photos or a monogram—whatever will match her unique style.
5. DIY Photo Board
Using just a simple frame, a bit of wire and a collection of mini clothespins, it’s easy to DIY this clever photo board and display a variety of your girlfriend’s fondest memories. To make it more sentimental, make sure to include photos of the two of you together.
6. Personalized Pins
A personalized pin she can proudly display on a bag, pocket or pouch makes a thoughtful conversation-starting gift that’ll make your girlfriend smile. Whatever the occasion, personalize her pin with fun photos, meaningful words or an artistic design picked just for her.
7. Rose Gold Charmer
When it comes to gifts for girlfriends, you’ll never go wrong with jewelry. That said, this rose gold-plated monogrammed charm necklace is a unique twist on a classic gift. Make it one-of-a-kind by adding additional charms like photos or birthstones.
8. Canvas Prints
Want to really make an impression? Find a favorite photograph of a special moment you shared and gift your girlfriend with a customized canvas print she’ll proudly display.
9. Custom Travel Mug
She’ll think of you each time she takes a sip from this beautiful custom-designed, insulated travel mug. Perfect for her morning commute or a drink on the go, your girlfriend will adore the thought put into designing her own special travel mug.
10. Memory Wreath
Here’s a sophisticated and stylish way to proudly display cherished memories that makes a thoughtful gift your girl will adore. Make this memory wreath yourself with a gold-painted hoop, floral garland, thin wire and mini clothespins.
11. Catch It All
She’s going to need something to hold all the sweet gifts you’ve given her. How about this personalized catch-all tray, perfect for holding jewelry, charm bracelets, keys and spare change. Customize it with a quote about love and a photo of the two of you together.
12. Rustic Initials Pillow
A customized pillow is a great way to commemorate your beautiful life together. This comfortably rustic pillow features antlers, floral accents and initials of the happy couple.
13. Beach Bag
If your girlfriend is a real beach babe, she’ll love a canvas beach bag that’s custom printed with her name, initials or elements that remind her of the sand and the sea.
14. Queen Bee
A girl’s always got stuff to keep organized—whether it’s makeup, art supplies or jewelry. Now she can show the world she’s the Queen Bee with this too-cute customized pouch you created just for her.
15. Custom Keepsake Box
Top this gorgeous oak box with a custom-printed tile and the love of your life will smile each time she reaches for the trinkets safely stashed inside. Personalize with text, photos or both for a one-of-a-kind keepsake box she’ll treasure.
16. Sentiments On Speed Dial
Here’s a sweet and sentimental gift that’ll make her smile each time she reaches for her phone. Customized with photographs and terms of endearment, your girlfriend will call this phone case one of her favorite gifts.
17. Sweet Dreams
She’s sure to have sweet dreams when cuddled in bed with this comfy, cozy custom-made duvet cover. Choose a tranquil photo or artistic design and customize to her personal style. Add matching pillow shams to complete her special space.
18. Life’s A Picnic
If spending time outdoors with a picnic basket is your thing, then this personalized picnic blanket is the perfect gift for your girl. Make it extra special by adding photos or quotes that have special meaning to the two of you, then present it to her at—where else—a picnic!
19. Double Duty Decanter
A gorgeous glass decanter makes a wonderful gift on its own. Make it even more special by personalizing and presenting it filled with her favorite flowers.
20. Celestial Sentiment
The love of your life will be over the moon when gifted this gorgeous celestial-inspired wall hanging. It’ll be even more special when she learns it was handmade by you, using polymer clay and real gold flakes.
21. Book Of Travels
This thoughtful gift is a wonderful way to document your travels together and inspire more. Personalize the pages of this custom-printed coffee table-quality photo book with photographs of your trips and treks together.
22. Decoupage Box
The lovely lady in your life can always use a box for her trinkets and treasures—and this DIY gift is guaranteed to be a hit! Do it yourself with designer decoupage papers, paint and a lot of love.
23. Date Night In A Jar
Sometimes the best gifts aren’t the fanciest or most expensive—but they are always the most thoughtful. Your girlfriend will fall in love with you every time she opens up her “date night in a jar” filled to the brim with handwritten ideas for things you can do on date night. Just pull out a slip of paper and go have a great night.
24. Agate And Gold Coasters
Gold-trimmed agate coasters are gorgeous in any decor and these swanky table protectors are even more special when they’re made by you. Find slices of agate in colors that match your girlfriend’s home, then use a gold leaf pen to paint the outer edges—stunning!
25. Photo Keychain
Is your girlfriend always on the move? Design a custom photo keychain so you’re always on her mind, even when she’s out on the town. Choose photos of the two of you together to touch her heart.
26. Custom Candles
Light up her life with these gorgeous custom-created embellished candles. Start with plain pillar candles, add vintage artwork and finish with colorful wax pens for a truly unique, one-of-a-kind gift that was made with love.
27. DIY Cactus Pincushion
For the girlfriend that loves to stitch and sew, this do-it-yourself cactus pincushion is an adorable and easy-to-make gift. Made in a tiny terracotta flower pot with felted wool in green and pink, she’ll adore the effort put into this soft and sweet cactus.
28. Go Faux Baroque
This gorgeous golden mirror may look like it’s been plucked off the walls of Versailles, but it’s actually a quick and easy DIY project that makes the perfect gift for a girlfriend. Make an old mirror look luxurious with a floral garland and gold paint—perfection!
29. DIY Hanging Planter
Liven up her living space with a do-it-yourself handmade hanging planter. Add a personalized flower pot to this modern rustic planter to really make this gift special.
30. Hydration From The Heart
Whether she’s headed to the gym, out for a walk with the dog or driving to the office, your girlfriend will love staying hydrated with a water bottle or travel mug that’s been personalized just for her.
31. Magnetic Memory Board
Your girlfriend will love a cute and creative way to display photos, notes and artwork—especially one that’s been custom designed by you! Customize the magnetic background with photos or art, add a frame to match and finish it off with cute magnets for a true work of art.
32. Vintage Bottles
If she’s into fashion and perfume, these vintage-style glass bottles make a unique gift for the girly-girl in your life. They’re the perfect luxe addition to her vanity table or dressing room.
33. Some Assembly Required
If your girlfriend likes the peace and tranquility that come with putting together puzzles, she’ll love the sentiment behind this personalized photo puzzle. Customize with a collage of favorite photos, names and quotes for a gift she’ll adore assembling over and over again.
34. Burlap And Embroidery Frames
Gifting your girlfriend fun frames of her favorites photos will always be well-received. But, to make them extra special, a little creativity goes a long way! These cool DIY burlap-covered frames are adorned with colorful vintage-inspired embroidery.
35. A Journal For Your Thoughts
If your girlfriend likes to put her thoughts and dreams to paper, a customized journal would make the perfect gift. Pair this beautiful hard-bound book with a personalized bookmark and a really great pen and she’s sure to feel inspired.
36. Gorgeous Glitter Earrings
These Kate Spade-inspired earrings are guaranteed to make her sparkle inside and out! Made using faux stone studs and glittery polish, these luxury brand lookalikes will have her grinning from ear to glittery ear.
37. Say It With A Duvet
All you need is love…and a duvet. Express exactly how you feel by having it printed right on a custom duvet cover. She’ll think of you fondly each time she climbs into her cozy and warm bed.
38. Three Cheers
She’ll cheer for this custom-made bottle opener that’s been personalized with a photo, monogram or message just for her. This useful, classy gift is as practical as it is personal.
39. Shadow Box
Another great gift for the love in your life, fill this shadow box with meaningful mementos from your time and travels together. Include photographs, concert tickets, movie stubs and more to commemorate your life together. This would make a perfect homemade anniversary gift.
40. Charming Memories
Select a few favorite snapshots and surround them with silver, gold and crystal-lined charms to create a classy album of memories your girlfriend can wear with pride. Add colorful beads and monogram charms to really make it her own.
41. A Real Statement Piece
Jewelry is always a great girlfriend gift idea and these custom engraved pieces are sure to make a statement! Choose from silver, gold or rose gold, then add her name, initials or another meaningful message for that special someone.
42. A Mug All Her Own
Your lucky lady will love having a custom-made mug that’s all her own. Select a favorite photograph, a sentimental saying or a simple monogram to make this gold-trimmed mug the one she always reaches for.
43. A Charming Gift
Surround a favorite photograph with rose gold and sparkling crystals to create a charm that’s as beautiful as it is sentimental. Give it to your girlfriend on a simple rose gold chain or attached to a charm bracelet.
44. A Bounty Of Blankets
Warm your girl’s body and her heart with a collection of custom-printed fleece blankets just for her. Personalize with a photo collage, a favorite quote or graphic elements that remind her of a meaningful memory.
45. Adventure Awaits
The couple that adventures together stays together! This personalized frame says “Adventure Awaits” and is ready for your favorite travel photo. For the ultimate gift, give this along with a pair of plane tickets for your next adventure.
46. Never Lose Your Place
Whether she’s a serious bookworm or a casual reader, she’ll appreciate this small gift. A customized metal bookmark will be uniquely hers after you personalize it with photos and quotes. Pair it with a new book for the perfect present.
47. Photo Cube Planter
The perfect desk or small space accessory, this photo cube planter is a charming way to display treasured photographs or a simple monogram. Your girlfriend will love the thought that went into creating this one-of-a-kind decor. It’s the perfect gift for a plant lover.
48. Timeline Of Love Book
She’ll ooh and ahh when turning through the pages of a scrapbook that celebrates a timeline of your life together. Gather favorite photos and snapshots from special occasions then lay them out using decorative tapes and stickers. Handwritten notes and expressions of love guarantee you’ll be ready for your next chapter together.
49. Wine Bottle Planter
What’s more in style than succulents right now? Here’s a fun twist on the craze—a wine bottle turned into a beautiful succulent planter. It’s easy to make and even easier for her to maintain. What a perfect, thoughtful gift for the modern and trendy girl.
50. Pressed Floral Photo Frame
If you’re looking for a sentimental gift your girlfriend will love, a photo frame that celebrates a special occasion is the perfect idea. Select a favorite photograph of you both and display between glass alongside pressed leaves, stems or flower petals. Bonus points if you use leaves and petals from a special place or her favorite flower!
51. Daydream Catcher
These handmade boho-chic necklaces combine colorful feathers, natural gemstones and crystal beads in a wearable work of art that’s inspired by dreamcatchers. A long necklace looks great on every girl and the gold and crystal accents are perfectly paired with any outfit.
52. Wonderful Wine Glasses
She’ll love sipping from a stemless wine glass that’s been personalized just for her. Add a name, an important date or a meaningful quote to make it extra special. Then, pair this special gift with some gorgeous floral coasters or a bottle of her favorite wine.
53. Making Memories
With a custom printed and personalized photo calendar, your girlfriend will think of fond memories and be inspired to make new ones. Whether you select a wall calendar or one that stands on an easel, this thoughtful gift will keep giving month after month.
54. DIY Vanity Trays
These fun and chic vanity trays are the perfect gifts made especially for her, by you. Plus, they’re a great way to give a meaningful gift without breaking the bank. Using simple trays, gold paint and fun papers that match her style and personality, DIY these decorative trays she’ll love.
55. Personalized Flower Pot
This adorable flower pot is customized with the same heart and initials that lovebirds and sweethearts used to carve into trees or doodle on their notebooks. Perfect for a window sill herb garden, this personalized pot will help your love grow, too.
Whatever gift you choose to give your beloved, the key is to personalize it just for her. By always customizing a gift and adding your own unique special touch, you send a message of love and appreciation—and that will mean more to her than anything else.