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    25 Fun Things That Might Actually Make Adulthood Seem Exciting

    Being an adult is kind of the best.

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    1. A gin-making kit because not only can you drink, you can drink in style.

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    With this kit, you can transform regular vodka into artisanal gin in just a week!

    Price: £7.99

    2. An adult colouring book full of colourful language that people swear by.

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    Who knew self-care could be so fun?

    Price: £4.99

    3. With over 7,000 reviews and an average rating of 4.1 stars, it's safe to say that the Satisfyer Next Generation has earned its name.

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    This quiet, waterproof sex toy has 11 different, stimulating settings. Have fun!

    Price: £16.40

    4. Temporary tattoos, because you're finally free to experiment with your look.


    Each order comes with a tiger, an eye, a hand holding a flower, a sun and moon, and a moon phase temporary tattoo. You can expect the tattoos to last for three to five days.

    Price: £3.65 for a set of five temporary tattoos.

    5. Some delicious chocolate-covered Oreos because you now get to eat biscuits whenever you want.

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    You make the rules now!

    Price: £1.49

    6. You finally have the time to read books that weren't assigned in English lessons like Normal People or Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine.

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    Plus, you don't have to write any essays analysing their themes!

    Prices: £6.16 for Normal People and £6.29 for Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine.

    7. Now that you're an adult with your own money, you don't need any other reason to buy a cute dress besides wanting to buy a cute dress.


    Sizes run from an XS to L.

    Price: £20.00

    8. Some dramatic red lipstick so you can be 100% that bitch.

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    A dramatic red lip is a cosmetic classic.

    Price: £3.14

    9. You control your own menu now! The Dishoom cookbook is a delicious way to improve your culinary skills AND save money by eating at home.

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    Learn to make mouthwatering dishes like okra fries and jackfruit biryani.

    Price: £15.52

    10. Practice gratitude and positivity with this 52-week guided journal.

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    The journal utilises a combination of inspirational quotes, reflective prompts, and weekly checkpoints to help with your happiness and mindfulness.

    Price: £6.06

    11. Decorate your place with this gorgeous lunar hanging.

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    Because my celestial aesthetic isn't just a phase, mum.

    Price: £13.99

    12. A Totoro toothbrush holder – just because you're an adult doesn't mean you can't have a sense of whimsy.

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    It uses suction cups to stay in place, so it's a great solution for a lack of counter space.

    Price: £3.99

    13. This charming macramé wall hanging is a renter-friendly decoration that will make your whole room feel cosier.

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    Wall hangings like these are an easy way to make any space feel homelier.

    Price: £13.99

    14. Some Fenty lingerie you can wear whenever you want.

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    This bralette comes in green and black, and sizes run from an XS to a 3XL.

    Price: £32.21 - £32.42 depending on size/colour.

    15. A snitch bracelet to remind you that there's still magic in the world.

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    You no longer have to seek the perfect accessory.

    Price: £3.99

    16. When things get stressful, use this massage pillow to relax your body and mind.

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    With four powerful massaging nodes and its versatile velcro strap, you can transform any seat into a massage chair.

    Price: £32.99

    17. It's the perfect time to start a new hobby! Maybe this starter kit will make you get into embroidery.

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    Unleash your creative side! Each kit comes with fabric, four embroidery hoops, eight needles, scissors, and all the thread you need.

    Price: £17.99

    18. Nobody can tell you off for wearing this fabulously rude pin that offers sage advice.

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    Seriously, everyone should take those words to heart.

    Price: £1.69

    19. Some luxurious bath salts, because you no longer have siblings pounding on the bathroom door and telling you to hurry up.

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    Although you probably have to share a bathroom with your flatmates, it's still way better. Each order comes with orange and cinnamon-scented bath salts, jasmine and lemon-scented bath salts, and strawberry and rose-scented bath salts.

    Price: £8.15

    20. Some satin pillowcases that will instantly upgrade your bedroom.

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    Don't you love it when things look expensive but are actually cheap?

    Deal Price: £5.48 for two pillowcases.

    21. An electric milk frother so you can make the perfect latte from the comfort of your own kitchen.

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    Some reviewers say it only takes a couple of seconds to froth milk!

    Price: £9.99

    22. An alarm clock that slowly wakes you up with light, so waking up isn't a god-awful experience anymore.

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    The alarm clock also doubles as a white-noise machine AND an FM radio.

    Price: £25.99

    23. This scratch-off travel map, because the world is your oyster now that you've grown up.

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    It's the perfect combination of decoration and motivation.

    Price: £14.99

    24. Being an adult means you get to wear chic blazers and other professional clothing.


    This blazer runs from sizes 4-14.

    Price: £25.99

    25. Finally, a cocktail recipe book with that will teach you how to make literary-inspired beverages like 'A Rum Of One's Own' or the 'Romeo and Julep.'

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    A truly punderful gift for yourself or others.

    Price: £7.19