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16th birthday gifts

Turning 16 is an exciting time for any teenager and you would want to get them a gift that they will not only enjoy but to also keep as a keepsake gift to remember their 16th birthday by. We’ve included 16th birthday gifts for both him or her and many can be personalised so you are able to add any name and/or message to a number of these products which makes these gifts extra special.

From jewellery to personalised mugs that you can simply customise yourself, have a good look at this range of 16th birthday gifts we’ve featured and we hope you will find the perfect gift for them. Whether you are after gift ideas to buy a member of your family to finding that ideal gift to give your best friend, you will find a variety of products below that would make a thoughtful gift to celebrating anyone turning 16!

Aside from gift ideas, on our website we’ve also featured a number of personalised birthday cards that are available in a range of designs and includes plenty of celebrating any birthday milestone. Of course, these cards can be personalised too so you can add or edit your own wording.

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16th birthday gift ideas


Personalised sweet 16 mug
Personalised sweet 16 mug

Personalised sweet 16 mug from Getting Personal

Celebrate them turning 16 with their own personalised mug and add their name so they can show off their new mug to let everyone know they are now 16! You can buy this design as a standard mug or buy as a heat change mug that reveals the design once hot liquid is poured in.

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16th birthday candle
16th birthday candle

16th birthday candle from Etsy

‘Shining bright at 16’ is etched onto this candle and your personalisation will be added to the other side where you can add your own thoughtful birthday message. Wish them a happy birthday and include their name and the name of the person sending this gift to make a lovely keepsake gift that will leave any room smelling amazing! You have the option to choose what scent you would like this candle to come in which includes a few different, lovely smells that the seller on Etsy as described on the product listing.

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16th  birthday photo cushion
16th  birthday photo cushion

16th birthday photo cushion from Zazzle

Replace the photos on this personalised cushion with your own favourite photos and edit the text to include your own message. Whether you want the photos to be of you and your best friend to uploading photos of the whole family, create the perfect photo cushion that you can give as a thoughtful gift to celebrating someone turning 16.

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Sixteen happy birthday bracelet
Sixteen happy birthday bracelet

Sixteen happy birthday bracelet from Etsy

A beautiful beaded bracelet with a heart charm for her to wear as a lovely jewellery piece. This bracelet comes on a card that reads ‘sixteen’ with ‘happy birthday’ underneath.

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Sweet sixteen necklace
Sweet sixteen necklace

Sweet sixteen necklace from Etsy

This interlocking circle necklace comes with a sweet message which would make a great gift to give for celebrating a 16th birthday.

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Personalised Glass Token
Personalised Glass Token

Personalised Glass Token from Getting Personal

This personalised glass token is a great gift for giving as a keepsake for a 16th birthday and you can personalise to include your own text. Add your own message to this glass token to make it extra special.

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Birthday Chocolates
Birthday Chocolates

Birthday Chocolates from Prezzybox

A lovely sweet treat to buy them if they love chocolate! Handmade from white and dark Belgian chocolate and a cupcake design on one of these pieces, these chocolate are sure to go down a treat for anyone with a sweet tooth!

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Personalised Retro Sweet Jar
Personalised Retro Sweet Jar

Personalised Retro Sweet Jar from Getting Personal

Who doesn’t want a jar of old school sweet to enjoy all by themselves! This personalised retro sweet jar is available in 3 sizes and you can personalise the label with the birthday persons name and a personal message. This sweet jar is filled with many of the popular sweets including cola bottles, dolly mixture, rainbow drop and plenty more.

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Name a star gift
Name a star gift

Name a star gift from Getting Personal

Get them a gift that they will keep forever! You can name a star after them and you can personalise the star with a name. Aside from naming the star, this pack also includes a beginners guide to astronomy, a night sky book and a star chart and more.

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Sweet sixteen mug
Sixteen mug

Sweet sixteen mug from Zazzle

This cute mug is easy to customise to include the name of the birthday girl! This mug is available from Zazzle and you can choose from a range of styles of mugs to the colour that you would like the inside to be.

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Happy Birthday Gift Box
Happy Birthday Gift Box

Happy Birthday Gift Box from Etsy

This gift box is great for treating your best friend or family member for celebrating their sixteenth birthday. This box contains a personalised purse, homemade soup, pocket mirror and more which you can see over on Etsy.

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