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    28 Of The Best Gifts For Teenage Boys

    *channels inner Finn Wolfhard*

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    1. A pair of socks to make it clear that, NO, MOM, they can't "hit the pause button right now."

    Amazon

    Get them from Amazon for $2.99.

    2. A tee that'll really turn their holiday Upside Down.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $29 (available in S-XXL).

    3. A pair of the newest AirPod Pros for the teen who likes to have the latest and greatest Apple gadgets.

    Target

    Get them from Target for $249.

    And check out our picks for the best true wireless earbuds on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    4. Nike Kyrie 5s so they can rock some trendy Irving kicks on the court or in the classroom.

    Nike

    Get them from Nike for $130 (available in sizes 8-15 and six colorways).

    5. A Patagonia retro-pile fleece they'll probably just wear straight through to Winter 2020.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $129 (available in S-XXL and in two colorways).

    6. A buzzy video game for the *cough* 17-year-old+ teens.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $55.96.

    7. F in Exams: Complete Failure Edition, which contains all the cringiest and funniest exam answers featured in the four-part series — sure to make any teen who just bombed their exam feel a little bit better about themselves.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $12.25.

    8. A NASA hoodie for the space-obsessed teen (or the one who has just been revisiting thank you, next).

    Amazon

    Imma need space!

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99 (available in S-XXL and in three colors).

    9. A Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera to send them on their way to becoming a Brooklyn Beckham.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Takes good pictures for a photo collage wall in a teen’s room." —Jo Bart

    Get it from Amazon for $52.23 (available in seven colors).

    10. A small Death Star planter you don't have to go to a galaxy far, far away to snatch — just the world wide web, turns out.

    Etsy

    Get it from AnsonDesign on Etsy for $12.75.

    11. A pair of plush slippers for the teen who is steadily making their way through 10 seasons of Friends on Netflix.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $36 (available in 8-12).

    12. And a 100-question trivia game to put all of their useless niche knowledge to good use.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love the show Friends (I own every season and I’ve seen it 10 times in the past three years). As soon as I got this trivia card game I tested my knowledge for myself. I would highly recommend this game to any Friends fan." —Ashley Abney

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    13. Champion powerblend retro-fleece jogger pants to flaunt their brand loyalty.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These are my son's favorite joggers. They don't get balled up or shrink when washed. My son is 13, 5'6" and weighs 135 pounds, and the small fits perfect!" —Mama Bear

    Get it from Amazon for $17.31+ (available in S-XXLand in six colors).

    14. An IKEA bucket hat if they're a real home goods head...and want the home goods brand on their head.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This was a gift for 13-year-old grandson. He says he loves it. Works for him." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.59.

    15. Beats Solo3s for the teen who's looking to move away from wired listening.

    BuzzFeed

    Promising review: "This pair is very comfortable on my head and I'm able to wear them for hours without any discomfort. I like the fact that they are wireless and if the battery is to die you can just plug in the cable and keep on listening. They last about 22 hours with ANC on and nearly 40 hours without it turned on.

    The playback quality is nothing short of amazing. I'm very satisfied with my purchase as I am a musician myself and wanted a good pair of headphones for my studio/travel use." —Dean Wethers

    Get them from Amazon for $349.95 (available in seven colors).

    And check out our picks for the best over-ear bluetooth headphones on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    16. A classy brass keyring to shadily comment on their track record of getting locked out of the house.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99.

    17. A literary insults chart for the bookish student who lives for a brutal Dickens own.

    Uncommon Goods

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $25.

    18. A "scary peeper" tapping toy any prankster teen will get tons of mileage out of.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "When I was a kid, my brother would scare my sister and me by saying the Tapping Man was coming. When I saw this creep, it brought those memories back. He looks real. Especially when I catch him out of the corner of my eye. My grandson and I are going to have fun with this." —lindaloo

    Get it from Amazon for $41.57.

    19. A Playstation icons light for the nostalgic-for-a-time-they-never-lived-through teen.

    Firebox

    Get it from Firebox for $32.

    20. A dancing wind sock to accompany them during long study sessions.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    21. A smiley-face basketball that'll pair well with their game face on the court.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $59.

    22. A pack of magnetic putty for the scientific-minded teen who likes to keep his hands busy.

    Uncommon Goods

    Promising review: "Great Christmas present for my 15-year-old son. He loved this magnetic putty. He has an inquisitive mind and this was perfect for him. It is an interesting, fun, inexpensive gift." —Julia

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $14.

    23. A "Pooping Pooches" 2020 calendar, one gift they definitely won't...poop on!

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I mean, it's definitely a calendar of dogs pooping. I bought it as a Christmas gift for a friend whose sense of humor is as childish as mine. She promptly took down the calendar she had previously purchased and relaxed it with this one. It's prominently displayed on her dining room for all to enjoy as they eat." —Christine Martinez

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    24. A ramen hoodie to seamlessly transition them into college dorm living.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $13.59 (available in sizes XS-XXL).

    25. A Dollar Shave Starter Kit that'll shave hours off your search for the perfect gift.

    Dollar Shave Club

    Get a starter kit from Dollar Shave Club for $5 (includes four Executive razor cartridges, an Executive razor handle, the Sh*t, Shower & Shave trial kit, and The Bathroom Minutes magazine).

    26. A Kindle Paperwhite for the well-read teen who is also accident-prone.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    It's the thinnest and lightest Kindle Amazon has released to date! And — as is made abundantly clear by the photo above — it's 100% waterproof.

    Promising review: "I love the fact that I can read on this Kindle in both daylight and dim light conditions. It is so light and compact, which makes it easy to hold, easy to travel with, and the battery lasts forever. I love it." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $129.99.

    And check out our full breakdown of the Kindle Paperwhite here.

    27. A Nirvana patch that'll smell like teen spirit. Also probably adhesive material!

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $4.87.

    28. And just a good ol' Amazon gift card for the very hard-to-please teen that knows his taste better than anyone else.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $15-100 (or custom amount).

    They're not gonna know what hit em.

    Disney Channel

    The reviews used in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

    Looking for the perfect gift for any occasion? Check out all of BuzzFeed’s gift guides!

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