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    37 Gifts To Give Your Dinosaur-Obsessed Friend Before They Go Extinct

    These products are gonna make your heart dino-soar.

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    1. A ceramic mug some people may find silly, but you're totally gonna stick your neck out for it.


    Promising review: "This is well designed and cute to boot. It keeps my drinks warm and it’s a real conversation starter. I got another for a friend at work." —Rufus T. Firefly

    Get it from Amazon for $13.79 (available in seven styles).

    2. An ivory pullover so warm and cozy you'll wish more massive reptiles had this when that ice age finally hit. Sad.


    Promising review: "This is outside of my comfort zone somewhat but that's what I love about it. It's so cute and I get a ton of compliments on it. It also fits perfectly. —Meg

    Get it from ModCloth for $59 (available in three styles and sizes XXS–3X).

    3. Encyclopedia Prehistorica Dinosaurs: The Definitive Pop-Up, a delightfully detailed pop-up book full of fun facts that over 1,000 reviewers are positively roaring over – for your favorite pint-sized paleontologist.,

    Promising review: "Utterly GORGEOUS dinosaurs literally leap off the pages of this beautifully composed book. The main pop-up-featured dinos are surrounded by complementary artwork. Some of the sidebars even have two pages to them, just adding to my amazement of how well this book is composed. Each animal is properly labeled and the text gives a brief but thorough description. All of my kids were amazed by this book, and they range in age from 17 years to 20 months. The squeals elicited from my baby boys upon seeing their favorite 'T. wex' and 'bakkasaurus' were heartwarming to say the least. I had to stop them from giving the T. rex a drink and serving the raptors their chicken nuggets, but it’s all worth the giggles and smiles! This is not to be handled by little ones, obviously, but the other pop-ups we have don’t hold a candle to this one. It's both educational and beautiful, and will be passed on for generations I’m sure. Of the thousands of items I’ve purchased on Amazon for my babies, this is, hands-down, #1 with zero bias." —MommaB

    Get it from Amazon for $18.39.

    4. A stegosaurus ornament so cute it's almost gonna bug you, because this darling design is simply the ~beads~ knees.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $8 (available in two colors).

    5. A ceramic planter so you can display your two favorite (extinct) things in one place: dinosaurs...and your houseplants.,

    Promising review: "This product is just as advertised. It has a nice foundation, so no wobbling – it feels strong and heavy. It has the perfect sized hole to manipulate the soil and plant a decent amount of succulents with not too much trouble. I can imagine all sorts of succulent combinations." —Edwin Robledo

    Get it from Amazon for $15.39 (available in two styles and colors).

    6. A charm necklace for showing off your ferociously suave style.


    Promising review: "I am an elementary principal so this completes any outfit! I've worn it many times and it is great quality. This is an awesome necklace. I definitely recommend it!" —Melissa

    Get it from ModCloth for $59.

    7. Or a claw-shaped cuff bracelet that'll prove you have a real talon-t when it comes to picking out accessories.,

    Promising review: "I love this! It’s so cute and fits different size wrists which is nice since mine are a little large. I get lots of compliments on it. It would be cute for bird lovers too because it looks like talons." —Brianna

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    8. A duvet set that'll make your child's jaw drop in awe when they've been dreaming of dinosaurs non-stop.

    Uncommon Goods

    Promising review: "I purchased this for my dinosaur lovin' dude for his ninth birthday. He is loving it! It's a great price, hopefully the quality is as great as his reaction. It's the coolest bedding ever! I've got one happy kid!" —boymom4life

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $119+ (available in two sizes).

    9. A ferocious food stand to hold chips, tacos, or hot dogs to satisfy your herbivorous, omnivorous, or carnivorous appetite.


    Promising review: "These taco holders are super cute! These make stuffing tacos ten times easier, and you don't have to worry about all of the ingredients falling out when you lay the taco back down. It also keeps the taco standing after you've bitten into it. They're super and fun, and very easy to clean. These work for soft tacos too, but they flop over slightly." —Jessica A.

    Get it from Amazon for $11.69+ (available in four styles).

    10. A nightdress that'll have you looking like dino-mite when you and your friends get together to have a Jurassic Park all-nighter.

    Forever 21

    Promising review: "I love it!! This is super cute and comfy. It's not as long as I expected but it's perfect for sleeping!" —Jess B.

    Get it from Forever 21 for $12.90 (available in sizes XS–L).

    11. A darling or daring lunchbox for satisfying your taste in *extremely* vintage lunch boxes.

    Anthropologie, Amazon

    Promising review: "This is the cutest li'l lunchbox! I got this for my four-year-old old for Christmas and it’s darling! It is perfect for his preschool lunches." —doddboys3

    Promising review: "I bought this for someone as a gift and they loved it! It was smaller than I expected but it still looks like it would fit a normal sized lunch in it. It's a cute collectable!" —Becca

    Get the one on the left from Anthropologie for $30 and the one on the right from Amazon for $34.98.

    12. A T-Rex hat – it's gonna be the fashion statement that puts you a-head of the rest.


    Promising review: "This hat is the BEST. My dino-obsessed two-year-old loves it and looks absolutely adorable running around chasing us like he's a T-Rex. This is the best purchase I've ever made on Amazon, and I've made a lot! It's pretty big on him but still works and it will also fit an adult!" —C. Skvarce

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    13. A pack of cupcake wrappers for anyone who thinks dinosaurs are ~sweet~.

    Promising review: "Oh my gosh these were so much cuter than we thought they would be!! They are good – sturdy and not flimsy. Wonderful!" —Dee

    Get 48 from Amazon for $8.99.

    14. A set of wall decals so you can subtly show off some dino decor without stepping on your roommate's toes.


    Promising review: "These stuck great on the wall and look super cute! A great product!" —Bryan Morris

    Get 24 from Amazon for $15.58.

    15. A scarf – an accessory that's sure to tip the ~scale~ in your closet.


    Promising review: "This scarf is adorable!! It's a lighter material and super soft. My friend and I LOVE dinosaurs so I got it for her as a gift. She was pleasantly surprised!!! I got one so we could be twins." —Belvien Sumabat

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

    16. An inflatable critter to make your apartment or playroom look tricera-top-notch.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $200 (available in two styles).

    17. A night light for anyone who thinks dino decor is a ~bright~ idea.


    Promising review: "I bought this light for my fiancé as an anniversary gift as his nickname for me is ‘baby dinosaur’ (don’t ask). He absolutely loves it! "" —Firebox Customer

    Get it from Firebox for $16.99 (available in three styles).

    18. A color-in pillowcase that'll satisfy your almost ~sketchy~ love of dinosaurs.


    Promising review: "This was a big hit with my granddaughter. It's very good quality." —Connie S. Wilson

    Get it from Amazon for $19.95.

    19. A astronaut pin with a brave dinosaur who is totally looking up at the sky like, "Comet me, bro!" Oof, rough.


    Promising review: "This looks just as pictured – the colors are vibrant and it has great details. So cute!" —Heather

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    20. A onesie you can wear if you too want to shed your skin from time to time.,

    Promising review: "This is the best $30 I've ever spent! It's comfortable, makes for an easy last-minute costume, and is great for scaring your cat. I went with a large (I'm 6" tall) and it fits perfectly in the legs and arms. The pockets are kind of small, but good enough to fit a phone if you aren't jumping up and down on cars and trashing a city." —nicholas devos

    Get it from Amazon for $34.99+ (available in three colors and sizes S-XXL).

    21. A pair of fossil socks that'll totally have you lookin' bad to the bone.


    Promising review: "These socks are comfortable and can be worn with business clothes. Of course, having your favorite stuff on your socks means that you only see it while getting dressed or undressed, but it's fun to know it's there." —Steven J. Alexander

    Get it from Amazon for $10 (available in 15 styles).

    22. A Christmas, Easter, and Halloween pin for anyone who would gladly replace reindeer, bunnies, and black cats with a raptor.

    Sweet & Lovely

    Get the Christmas, Easter, and Halloween pin from Sweet & Lovely on Etsy for $13.

    23. A pasta serving spoon – it's gonna help dish up some massive servings when your stomach is not grumbling but lit'rally roaring.


    Promising review: "Of all the decorative/fun kitchen utensils I've purchased, this is my favorite. It's actually sturdy, properly sized, and does the job that it's supposed to do. Plus come on — it's a pastasaurus! Update: I purchased this over a year ago. This thing looks exactly the same as it did when I ordered it. I like to follow up on items that impress me after a great deal of use, and this is one of those items. He's part of the family now. There are absolutely no signs of wear or staining after probably a hundred uses, including getting pasta out of boiling water, scooping pasta that's been mixed with tomato-based sauce, using him as a substitute for just about anything that requires a slotted spoon, and dozens of trips through the dishwasher." —Reviewasaurus

    Get it from Amazon for $8.68.

    24. A backpack or weekend bag that'll help you pack up and head out...unlike our unfortunate fossil friends. Too soon?


    Get the backpack for $49 (available in three colors) and the weekender for $79 (available in two colors), both from ModCloth.

    25. A set of four dinosaur pins so you can remember delicious drinks in an especially ~corky~ way.

    Animi Causa

    Get them on sale from Animi Causa for $24.99 (originally $35.96).

    26. A jewelry-holder, because we all know the only thing the Brachiosaurus was missing was some bling. Throw a ring on this cutie and it'll finally feel complete!,

    Promising review: "I bought this for the rare occasion I take off my ring. I wanted something unique and we both love dinosaurs. This came and I had my fiancé open it and he loved it too!!" —curveybride

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    27. A pack of holiday cards that show off an incredibly well-researched and accurate account of how the dinosaurs would have enjoyed a winter wonderland, i.e. adorably. Be sure to grab these for the history buffs in your life!


    Get six from helloDODOshop on Etsy for $13.42.

    28. A snacky sticker that's gonna bring back some delicious '90s lunchtime vibes.


    Get it from Cheesy-Puffs on Redbubble for $2.39 (available in three styles).

    29. A statement necklace that'll be a skele-ton of fun to wear.


    Promising review: "I love it. I got it in black and silver. It's unique and one of my favorite pieces to wear." —tami

    Get the necklace on Amazon for $12.99+ (available in six colors).

    30. A handy brachiosaurus stand strong enough to hold almost any size tablet or smartphone...and your heart, I'm pretty sure.


    Promising review: "I absolutely love this dinosaur stand! It's very sturdy even though it's hollow inside. I was hesitant to get this, as I wasn't sure it would support my iPad Air 1. To all those wondering, this does exactly that in both vertical and horizontal orientations and even with my case on! Very very impressed!" —Chikki

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99 (available in three colors).

    31. A waffle maker sure to make your whole herd jealous whenever you do brunch at your place.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Amazon or Urban Outfitters for $35.

    32. A travel brush you're gonna be rather glad you unearthed.


    Promising review: "It obviously can't replace a good brush, but it's surprisingly strong for a travel brush/comb. I keep it in my purse or beach bag and it works better than expected. It seems like it's strong enough to last for a long time rattling around in my purse. Overall, I'm extremely pleased!" —DCshopGirl

    Get it from Amazon for $13.26.

    33. A Pusheen plushie for people who believe some dinosaurs had a softer side.


    Promising review: "We have several Pusheen plush characters (all adorable/excellent quality) and this one is my favorite. The light green is SO pretty – I can't stand it!! I bought this for my 11-year-old daughter and then ended up purchasing one for myself. It's too cute for words. You won't be disappointed." —Belligirl

    Get it from Amazon for $18.08.

    34. Or a more accurate plush Ankylosaurus for parents whose children know more about dinos than they do, and know a simple "long neck" toy won't cut it.


    Promising review: "This is the perfect plush! He's soft and his little feeties are adorable. His fur is VERY pretty, seemingly pattern-like and it has different shades on it. He's the perfect size for cuddling close!" —Arcee Medicbot

    Get it from Amazon for $9.33+ (available in six styles).

    35. A fossil cookie cutter kit to give your age-old cookie recipe some serious bite.

    Includes the pieces for a stegosaurus, tyrannosaurus rex, and triceratops.

    Promising review: "These are super cute cookie cutters! They are surprisingly easy to use and they're sturdy. I put them in the dishwasher and they came out very clean!" —qian zhongyu

    Get three from Amazon for $9.99.

    36. A bottle opener that'll help you drown in your sorrows when you finally realize you'll never be able to pet a real live Tyrannosaurus Rex.


    Promising review: "Always ready for a beer, he sits outside in the weather and rain, and it doesn't seem to bug him at all. He is quite heavy and gets quite a few compliments on his design. Most people don't realize he is a bottle opener, and that usually changes the compliment from 'that's cool' to 'that's badd@ss!'" —M Wall

    Get it from Amazon for $30.

    37. And finally, a Reptar clutch and cap because if we're gonna pick our favorite childhood dinosaur, Little Foot, Barney, and Dino have nothing on him.

    Hot Topic, Amazon

    Get the clutch from Hot Topic for $18.90 and the hat from Amazon for $20.95.

    Me swiping left while shopping until I find that perfect, prehistoric piece:


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