Your friends make you smile and laugh, they fill you with excitement and joy, and they bring comfort and love into your life. This is exactly what your gifts should do! So whether you’re looking for cool and creative birthday gift ideas for best friends or small and silly gift ideas to give a new friend, make sure you're getting a gift that signifies your friendship — or let us do the thinking, and simply read on!
for your parent friend
You can bet that your parent friend is always in need of a pick-me-up. Whether it be a good laugh, a helping hand or a way to relax, there’s no wrong answer!
parenting pen set
With sayings like “It takes a village and a vineyard” and “I love my ungrateful children,” these pens are perfect for parents of any age with kids of any age.
pencils for okay moms
There’s no such thing as an “okay mom,” for all moms are rockstars! But these funny pencils can give your friend or even your own mother a laugh on those harder-than-usual days.
because children candle
This hand-poured, “wine popsicle” scented candle tin doesn’t need too much more explanation than its title. For the parent friend who needs a break or had a tough week, pairing this candle with a bottle of wine and bath bubbles can give them the perfect break.
for your parent friend (of a different variety)
Many of us are either proud pet parents or all-around animal lovers, and we LOVE these gifts just as much as we love our animals!
not enough cats candle candle
This candle is a funny and likely-to-be-well-used gift, and also lets your friend know that you understand the struggle.
the dog’ll get it dish towel
If “the dog’ll get it” is a familiar phrase in your friend’s household, this is a perfect and practical gift to bring even more life to it.
adorable pet toys
A good way to showcase your love for your pet-loving friend is to offer a gift for their furry friend. We have a great collection of cute dog toys as well as interactive, fun cat toys.
for your friend who’s got a neat obsession
You should know what your friend’s love or obsession is (or are, if they’ve got lots), as well as embrace them!
covered in chocolate dish towel
Boasting bright colors, a fun font and an exciting pattern, this towel reads “I’m gonna need you to cover that in chocolate”… and we agree!
plant addict mug
While you can get all sorts of plant lover designs on products at Goodly, we might as well call them what they are — addicts! Luckily, this is an addiction we can get behind.
one more episode socks
These funny and playful socks for TV and Netflix binge-watchers nail it as they say “One more episode ... OK, one more episode” — just like your friend.
for your friend who’s always working
Let’s try something a little more unique than the old “World’s Best Boss” mug! Get your hardworking friends a special gift to help them be proud of their work, promote their ambition and provide them with inspiration.
useful yet funny sticky notes
For your friend who’s always jotting things down or creating lists, these sticky notes can be helpful at keeping things straight, as well as provide a laugh.
b*****s get stuff done coin purse
With a sassy saying, strong colors and recycled materials, this coin purse isn’t just the perfect gift but the perfect message to give to your working friend!
all in a day’s work socks
These are perfect for the friend who runs on coffee by day and wine by night. Whether the workday has just begun, or they’ve just wrapped it up, your working friend can embrace it and express it with these socks!
for your friend who has everything already
Help them carry it all — without doing any of the heavy lifting!
random crap large tote bag
This cute tote features hand and shoulder straps, an interior pocket for your friend’s cell phone and keys, and the space to hold all of their (you guessed it!) random crap.
beer me large tote bag
Your friend may have everything already, but if they are someone who can never have enough beer, this awesome and aesthetically appealing tote bag will make a perfect and practical gift.
too much crap zipper pouch
Made from recycled material and boasting a seriously cute stripey design, this pouch is a cute, conscious and comical choice for your friend who collects too much crap.
You and your best friend share a special connection and kind of humor that should be embraced! Luckily the right novelty gifts can embrace and express your friendship perfectly, and they are as fun to shop for as they are to be surprised with!