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    28 Gifts For Your Friend Who Doesn't Want To Grow Up

    Since tickets to Neverland are pretty hard to come by these days.

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    1. A customizable reel viewer so you can share cherished memories in a unique way. For one, they'll be super shocked that reel viewers still exist. Imagine the look on their face when they realize it holds valuable photos.

    Uncommon Goods

    The set includes a code to redeem one reel with seven images.

    Promising review: "I bought the viewfinder for my parents' 50th wedding anniversary. I also purchased two additional reels. The instructions are super easy to follow and I had so much fun looking through old photos and putting the reels together. Such a great gift!" —Monique

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $14.95+.

    2. A Lisa Frank inspired Morphe eyeshadow palette because let's be real: Lisa Frank was the highlight of middle school. Although they may not have sticker adorned pencil cases, they can decorate their face instead.

    Three eyeshadow palettes, makeup sponges, and a set of brushes from the Lisa Frank and Morphe collection

    Promising review: "So I got the palette yesterday and I tried out some BEAUTIFUL looks and they turned out SO GOOD. It's so pigmented and colorful, it's totally worth the price! Lisa Frank was my whole childhood and this brings back memories so '90s BABIES YOU UNDERSTAND!" —Cynthia

    Get it from Ulta for $30 (available in two versions).

    3. A fleece Dragon Ball Z throw that feels like childhood Saturday mornings 🥰. Bonus: it comes with a storage tin that looks like a literal Dragon Ball.

    Box Lunch

    Get it from Box Lunch for $27.93 (originally $39.90).

    4. A Barbie-themed lipstick just in case you can't afford to buy them an adult-sized dream house (yet).

    Five lipsticks from the Barbie / PUR collection

    Promising review: "This instantly became my new favorite lipstick! I bought Legendary from the last Barbie collection purely because of the packaging and because the lip color was literally Barbie pink. This time I wanted a color that would be more than decoration! This is truly the most creamy, comfortable lipstick I've ever worn while still being matte! Also, the color, Trailblazer is absolutely beautiful! I've never finished a lipstick but am seriously considering buying at least one more because it is that good!" —Allison

    Get it from Ulta for $10.80 (available in three shades).

    5. A set of Star Wars plates to serve d'oeuvres and other serious-sounding food with a dash of youthful fun.


    Promising review: "Love these plates so much! We’ve had them for several months now and they’ve been used at least three times a day and hold up very well. They are light enough that even with food my 4-year-old can carry them to the table. They're durable enough that when my 1.5-year-old drops them, they haven’t broken. Plus, it’s Star Wars, so what’s not to love!" —Ibis T

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99 (available in three sizes).

    6. A mature Minnie Mouse keyfob that'll make your friend feel like they just left Magic Kingdom.

    The keychain
    Kate Spade

    Get it from Kate Spade for $35 (originally $69).

    7. A Toy Story Pizza Maker so they don't have to crank up the entire oven just to make one measly pizza. Reviewers loved that it heats up quickly and makes homemade and frozen pizzas just right every👏🏾single👏🏾time.

    The pizza maker
    Shop Disney

    Promising review: "I got this about a week ago and it’s already my favorite kitchen appliance. I live where it gets really hot so warming up the oven in the summer is the worst. This thing though is AMAZING! It heats up super fast and doesn’t warm up my whole house! So far I’ve made pizzas, chicken tenders, and frozen meatballs. It’s so good. Cannot recommend enough!" —HotInTheSummer

    Get it from Shop Disney for $49.95.

    8. An encouraging mouse pad that'll come in handy when someone gets on their nerves, courtesy of Happy Bunny.

    The pink mousepad with the text, "When life gives you lemons, squirt the juice in the eyes of your enemies"

    Get it from Zazzle for $11.60.

    9. A pair of heated Snoopy slippers for anyone with perpetually chilly feet to stay warm and toasty. Just plug in the USB cord to heat them up, and these fleece-lined miracles trap the heat inside.

    The shoes
    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "I didn't know if these would fit me because it didn't specify if they were men's sizes or women's sizes. The bag these came in said they're for Women's 5-12. They fit very well and are very snug around my size 9W feet. Sole is very thick, but the warming cables are close to the surface of your heel, so I could feel them thru the fabric. They keep my feet soo warm I doubt I will need to plug them in." —Xircuits

    Get them from Urban Outfitters for $38.

    10. A nostalgic spirograph kit for making hypnotic, relaxing designs like it's 1995. Any mildly creative person would enjoy revisiting this childhood gem.

    The spirograph kit

    Promising review: "A classic that never gets old —treat yourself to a family activity this Christmas. At first, my kids were not into it, when you are used to an iPhone, a spirograph needs a little marketing help. So I bought another set so we could all do it at the same time together (family of four, kids 12, 11, and 8) Once I sat down with them and could do it with them, and we could do it together, they were hooked. We did it for hours, comparing, laughing, figuring things out. Kids today are so into electronics — it was a blast to see them really get into something tactile, mathematic, creative, adventurous (you never know what you are going to get!) We had so much fun doing this together! If you want to up the fun factor even more, buy some additional multi-colored ballpoint style pens." —mamarama

    Get it from Target for $14.99.

    11. A '90s trivia game for anyone who remembers drawing those random "S"s everywhere (for no reason) and literally had to "roll" up the windows in the car with that crank as opposed to pushing a button.

    The game box, timer, and cards

    It comes with a corresponding Spotify playlist!

    Promising review: "If you were a child or teen of the '90s, this is nostalgia in a box. My husband and I love to play games with friends and have a hard time finding games that aren't repetitive or ornery. This is a game that we love to play when the kids are around so we don't have to worry about what we are saying and because it reminds us of what we enjoyed when we were kids. Even better is the Spotify playlist that they have to go along with the game! Put on your parachute pants and brush up on your '90s slang so you can 'Whip It' out of the park." —Christina

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    12. A Good Burger T-shirt because it's a quintessential '90s film that's guaranteed to bring a smile to their face. Don't be surprised when this shirt becomes their favorite loungewear piece.

    The shirt taht says, "Welcome to Good Burger, home of the good burger"

    Get it from Walmart for $25 (available in men's sizes S—3XL).

    13. A splurge-worthy Nintendo Switch that's both a portable handheld game and a console — that includes a controller. After the year we've had, there's nothing quite like turning off reality and immersing oneself in the comfort of a game.


    Not gonna lie, I'm like two seconds away from buying one myself. But be quick, because these keep going in and out of stock!

    Promising review: "I recently bought this item and I have had several positive experiences. It offers some of the best games and I will never get rid of it. If you buy this product for two users (ex. Brother and Sister) I would recommend purchasing the Nintendo Switch Pro Controller for the second user. I would defined recommend this product to anyone." —Yoshi

    Get it from Target for $299.99 or Amazon for $299.99 (arrives after Christmas).

    14. A dope Avatar-themed cap so they can rep the Water Tribe 🌊, Fire Nation 🔥, Earth Kingdom, or Air Nomads 💨 even though they're (probably) not benders.

    Box Lunch

    Available in:

    Water Tribe

    Fire Nation

    Earth Kingdom

    Air Nomads

    Promising review: "Perfect hat! Comfortable, adjustable, love the embroidery on it. Got it for a friend and she loves it! I've actually bought a second embroidered cap from Box Lunch since so I love it." —Box Lunch Customer

    Get them from Box Lunch for $13.23 (originally $18.90).

    15. A Sonic device holder to help with the clutter that seems to always comes with electronic devices. This one is shaped like my favorite video game character ☺️, but you can probably find their fave at the Exquisite Gaming store.


    Promising review: "This is so cute, and I hope they make more character holders like this. I got this one, Crash, and Spyro so far, holding my PS2, PS3, and PS4 controllers. Sonic is holding my PS3 controller. This is PERFECT for anyone that loves gaming characters, because it's a little statue figure of them that actually doubles as decorative storage. I personally recommend the three characters that I got. I am 36-years-old, and have been into gaming since I was 4 back in the 80s, playing my older brother's Atari 2600. I hope they come out with maybe a Pacman holder, or some Nintendo characters. I would love a Donkey Kong for my Wii remote." —Firedragon29

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99.

    16. A Bean Boozled game so they can experience those, *unique* tasting jelly beans again. The box includes 10 lookalike beans. One is tasty and the other, not so much 😈. Play if they dare!

    The Bean Boozled box

    This product contains one Bean Boozled Spinner Game and four packs of the 1.6 oz refill boxes.

    Promising review: "So much fun and gross at the same time. Great game for a good laugh. Got the nasty flavors as a kid so it brought me back to childhood." —G. Ledford

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    17. A Sailor Moon X ColourPop eyeshadow palette to channel the pretty guardian who fights for love and justice aka Usagi.

    The palette

    Promising review: "LOVE IT ❤️. The colors are beautiful and super pigmented. I was absolutely surprised by how beautiful the color Miracle Romance is. The yellow shows beautifully. Plus, I’m a huge Sailor Moon fan so the packaging was awesome!!!" —Estela

    Get it from ColourPop for $22.

    18. A set of Betty Boop oven mitts to give to the chef who may be better at serving looks than actual meals.

    Two mitts and a potholder with an illustration of Betty Boop that says, "Kiss the cook"
    Betty Boop Super Store

    Get it from Betty Boop Super Store for $15.

    19. A SpongeBob face mask set for... friends who do [skincare] together. U is for you and me. N is for anywhere at any time at all down here in the big blue sea.

    Models wearing the Patrick and Spongebob face masks
    Hip Dot

    Promising review: "These masks are very wet BUT they are for sure very hydrating. They made my skin feel very hydrated and recharged. This is more of a night time mask. I think this is something I will be using after a long day in the sun or dry climate. Overall very good!" —Marci R.

    Get a four-pack from Hip Dot for $20.

    20. And a fun SpongeBob phone case that'll be perfect for anyone who lives for minding their business and "playing on that phone." It's also shock absorbent and compatible with wireless charging 😌.

    The phone case features a roach munching on a Krabby Patty

    Get it from Redbubble for $24.50 (available in three styles and for 22 different iPhone generations).

    21. A customizable Tweety Bird tote because it's just so dang cute, plus they'll never have to pay for another grocery bag again. This 100% natural bag is available in five sizes to suit their needs.

    The bag with Tweety Bird and the name, "Kendall"

    Get it from Zazzle for $10.50 (available in five styles and five colors).

    22. A superhero apron so they can protect their super suit and avoid accidentally wearing their food.

    The turquoise apron features Spider-Man, pretzels, marshmallows, Captain America shields, avocados, and Avengers waffles
    Box Lunch

    Promising review: "The perfect gift for a Marvel and food lover." —MaryPoppins

    Get it from Box Lunch for $17.43 (originally $24.90).

    23. A Tamagotchi because who wouldn't want to own everyone's favorite virtual pet?

    The Tamagotchi Box

    Get it frm Amazon for $19.99.

    24. A Hello Kitty wireless earbuds case so they can pretend it's 2004. As if this isn't what they'd buy in Limited Too while blasting Fall Out Boy's debut album in their iPod Nano 😏.

    The case features Hello Kitty's face
    Box Lunch

    Get it from Box Lunch for $13.93 (originally $19.90).

    25. A Baby Yoda plush to become their go-to comfort item during these tough times. Nobody can deny the positive power of Baby Yoda!

    A person holding the toy

    Promising review: "Perfect gift item. I’m so impressed with the quality of this product." —Toy

    Get it from Target for $17.99 (originally $19.99).

    26. A festive Nigel Thornberry T-shirt that I would like someone to buy for me. Anyone who's seen The Wild Thornberries can hear Nigel man saying, "smashing," like it was yesterday —even though this show has been off TV for nearly 20 years 😱.

    Two models wearing the shirt

    The shirt says, "Smashing through the snow." Who doesn't love a good pun 😩?

    Get it from Redbubble for $21.06.

    27. A bundle of retro candy to make up for all those times their mother refused to pay for candy at the cash register at Blockbuster... even when they begged 🙄. Bet they can't remember the last time they had Hubba Bubba Bubble Gum or a Baby Bottle Pop.

    The candy bundle

    The bundle includes items like Nerds Rope, Push Pops, Hubba Bubba Bubble Gum, Mike and Ikes, Blow Pops, Smarties, and more!

    Promising review: "I received mine today and, as a candy lover, and adult that never fully grew up, it literally made my whole day. Not only is it packed to the brim (I can’t even fully close it anymore, that’s how full it is), it truly brought me back to when I was a kid and got to pick a candy when I went to the store with my mom. There’s also something to be said about being able to enjoy one of a bunch of your old favorites vs. having to buy pounds of things. I never write reviews but I felt compelled since this one made me feel like a kid again. It will definitely be my go-to gift in the future for all the candy and nostalgia lovers in my life." —Erin T.

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    28. And a Disney Plus + Hulu + ESPN subscription that'll be the closest they get to reliving the best parts of childhood. Disney basically owns everything, Hulu has amazing TV shows, and ESPN Originals are *chef's kiss*. This subscription is the gift that keeps on giving, you literally can't go wrong with it.

    Disney Plus includes Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and National Geographic
    Disney Plus

    Get it from Disney Plus for $6.99+/month.

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