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At 80 years old, people have reached the richest years of their life. They have family and friends, they are wise and experienced, they have great accomplishments and established values. These years, time is that precious thing that can be celebrated day and night.
Some gifts can help the 80-year-old celebrate their amazing life. One example could be a digital photo frame or a handmade yearbook with loved ones’ signatures and messages. Another could be a DVD full of photographs and movies from her/his life. Or perhaps a simple gift such as an engraved watch or diamond earrings will make the perfect gift.
Here are some gift ideas for an 80-year-old:
During the years as a 70-something, people have a lot of free time to pursue new and old hobbies and spend time with friends and family. This is the best time for simply enjoying life and continuing to learn new things. The 70-year-old can learn how to play chess or learn how to rig a sailboat!
Perhaps they want to learn how to play hearts over a cup of tea with a vintage tea set? They might want to catch up on some television shows with a DVD box set? Maybe they always wanted to learn how to ride a motorcycle?
Here are some gift ideas that a 70-year-old would love to receive:
At 60 years old, one has reached the golden years of life. This is the time for people to retire and simply enjoy some free time pursuing hobbies or watching friends and family grow. They might want to spend time shopping for gifts like pearl drop earrings or pocket watches.
They may want to take a two week vacation to see the clear, warm waters of Maui. Perhaps they want to see snow-capped mountains in Switzerland or quaint towns in Italy? The 60-year-old will enjoy every moment of their time in these golden years of life.
Here are some gift ideas for the beginning of those delightful golden years of life:
People in their 50s are approaching retirement age but are probably still pretty busy with their career. They are probably watching their kids grow up and starting to do a bit of traveling in their spare time.
A new clutch wallet or men’s leather wallet to carry pictures of children or a passport for a vacation makes for an outstanding present for a 50-year-old. One could place personalized messages or gift cards in the wallet of the 50-something to make the gift extra special.
Here are a few gift ideas for the amazing 50th birthday celebration:
Perhaps the 40-year-old is getting a bit more time off of work. They might have more time to spend on favorite hobbies. Perhaps they have more time to pick up golf? They might have more time to paint or read a favorite book or magazine? They may have more time to shop for a new Coach handbag or BBQ tool set.
Here are some gift ideas for the 40 year old who may be starting to get more time to themselves again:
By the age of 30 people are most likely not living with their parents anymore. They may be living with some roommates, with their spouse, with their children or with their pets. These are busy days filled with a large amount of responsibility. These days are also filled with a lot to celebrate.
Gifts that bring some peace and quiet into a busy lifestyle are sure to make a 30-something quite happy. Gifts that help the 30-something celebrate life, like a sequin dress or a new Armani suit, are also fabulous options.
Here are some ideas for gifts for a 30-year-old:
In the United States, 21 is the age when people can begin to legally consume alcohol. At 21 years old, people are perhaps in college or out working in the real world. And now they can enjoy a drink or two after a long day of studying, stocking shelves or working the cash register.
Of course at 21 people are also accruing more responsibilities such as rent payments, auto insurance payments and phone bills. A men’s leather wallet will help the 21-year-old keep her/his ID and auto insurance safe in one place.
Some of these gifts just might help this responsible adult relax during stressful days:
Turning 18 is another milestone in a person’s life. There are many new and exciting adventures to be had along with many new responsibilities. By now an 18-year-old is probably driving, going to college, dating, working over summertime and receiving jury summons.
18-year-olds may need some time off from these growing responsibilities. An XBox 360 wireless controller or plane tickets for a trip to Rome will give them a relaxing break from the real world.
Here are a few gift ideas for an 18-year-old:
Turning a decade old is an important milestone in anyone’s life. At ten years old, kids love to have sleepovers with their best friends. They are learning multiplication tables and basic science in school. They enjoy ice cream and exploring the world around them.
At ten, kids are starting to grow more independent. Foster this burgeoning independence with a tenth birthday gift that will help them enter their preteen years. These gifts could include new clothes such as a skull hoodie or gift cards to a favorite store.
Here are a few gift ideas for a ten-year-old:
Babies hit many milestones on their way to their first birthday. By a first birthday a baby is just starting to walk, wave hello and goodbye and say “mama” and “dada.” A one-year-old is learning at a tremendously fast rate and toys play a pivotal role in fostering this mental growth.
The best toys for a one-year-old have bright colors and soft sounds like those of a Fisher-Price Farm toy. These toys will promote imaginative play and give them something to do with their limitless energy.
Here are a few examples of great gifts for a first birthday: