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    30 Things That Totally Belong On Your Birthday Wish List

    A Charmander bag, a rainbow fidget spinner, confetti earrings, a mini waffle maker, and other things that would make awesome birthday presents!

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    1. A fidget spinner that'll turn into a rainbow blur when it's in motion.


    Plus, you can remove and rearrange the balls as you wish!

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    2. A mini waffle maker for anyone whose enthusiasm for breakfast foods rivals Leslie Knope's.


    Promising review: "Definitely one of the best purchases I have made on Amazon so far. The mini part is no joke, the whole thing is small enough to lift in one hand. If you are feeding breakfast to a whole family of five or more, then this may not be for you. However, because of its size, it works quicker than a normal sized one so even though you can only make one small waffle at a time, each waffle should be done in about a minute or two. The interior is also non-stick, so it is really easy to clean, which was a huge bonus for me." —Cristal M.

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95 (available in eight colors).

    3. Geometric lucite earrings because everything is better with a little confetti.

    JillMakes / Etsy

    Get them from JillMakes on Etsy for $35 (available in five shapes).

    4. An adult coloring book that'll take you on a fun and relaxing journey under the sea.


    Get it from Amazon for $13.07.

    5. Capped gel pens so cute, you can hardly bear it.


    Promising review: "These pens are amazing. They will show through the paper a little but they go on so smooth and are absolutely worth it. They are super cute, and the faces haven’t even chipped despite them being in my pencil bag and constantly roughed up. The ink is wonderful to write with." —O.atmeal

    Get a six-pack from Amazon for $2.59.

    6. A cotton wall banner perfect for displaying your growing enamel pin collection.


    Get it from Amazon for $9.94 (available in two colors).

    7. Cartoon character makeup brushes that'll feel oh-so soft on your face.


    Each set includes powder (cat), foundation (bear), concealer (dog), blush (bunny), and fan (cow) brushes.

    Promising review: "The pics do not do the brushes justice. They are durable, high quality, and absolutely adorable! I've been using them for powders and creams and am very pleased with the results. Highly recommend!" —j ray

    Get a set of five from Amazon for $15.99.

    8. A ceramic styling wand to give you the natural-looking curls of your dreams.,

    This styling wand heats up to 400°F in just 30 seconds. There's no clamp so your curls will come out kink-free. The barrel tapers from 1-inch to 1/2-inch for tighter to looser curls. There are five heat settings and an automatic shut-off function.

    Promising review: "I typically don't like to apply heat to my hair and opt for heatless pin curls but when I do curl with a wand, this is the most underrated product out there. I have had the same wand for at least five years, and it still works great. Quick curls even for thick hair like mine but with heat control to make sure you're not burning your hair. Heats up quickly and cools down quickly." —kiana

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

    9. A pizza heating and cooling pad you'll love almost as much as the actual food.

    Urban Outfitters

    Microwave it to keep you warm or freeze it to cool you off.

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $29.

    10. A personalized beach towel that's definitely worth more than its face value.


    This microfiber towel is machine-washable.

    Get it from Firebox for $32.99.

    11. An adorable Charmander crossbody bag you'll want to catch–I mean, buy immediately.


    It's made of Pokémon-friendly faux-leather.

    Get it from ThinkGeek for $29.97.

    12. An ultra-moisturizing overnight lip mask so you can wake up with a soft and supple pout.

    Promising review: "The reviews are true: this stuff is amazing! A slick on my lips before bed, and I awake with pillowy soft, plump, kissable lips that lasts until the evening. I was amazed at how well it worked even after the first application. It doesn't have a strong flavor or scent; I was concerned it would be too gingery but it's not at all." —Morgan R

    Get it from Amazon for $8.34.

    13. Long-distance friendship lamps that'll light up simultaneously when touched so you know when your BBF is thinking of you.


    Get a set of two lamps from Uncommongoods for $190 (also available for purchase individually).

    14. A hand-crafted ceramic pot to be a pretty home for your plant baby.


    Get it from Anthropologie for $24 (available in three designs).

    15. High-fidelity earplugs so you can jam out at a concert without suffering from ringing ears afterward.

    Promising review: "I saw these on Shark Tank and forgot about them until I was ready to go to a concert and realized I couldn't handle another concert with foam plugs that muffle all the sound so badly. I have tinnitus/ear ringing and VERY sensitive hearing but I still love to watch live music, so I have to do SOMETHING. I have REALLY small ears and usually need children's versions of anything for ears, so I was worried these wouldn't fit. Guess what? They did!

    These are awesome, and I am so happy I bought them. I could hear the sound well (don't be thinking you can wear ear protection and not lose ANY sound quality, it's just gonna happen...), could carry on a conversation with them in, and was so happy overall. Best ear protection experience I've ever had! They weren't uncomfortable or falling out. They just stayed in, discretely, and were easy to wear through the whole show. I am a fan. A big, big fan." —KP

    Get them from Amazon for $23.98.

    16. Rainbow stainless steel straws that are not only environmentally friendly, but are also cute to look at.

    Each set comes with four bent straws, four straight straws, one cleaning brush, and a canvas pouch.

    Promising review: "Got them to eliminate the use of plastic straws for environmental purposes, and they’re great, I love them! They’re beautiful and feel very durable and honestly make my cold beverage taste crisper." —STINAXOXO

    Get an eight-pack from Amazon for $7.99.

    17. A velvet pig ottoman you'll want to hog all to yourself.


    Get it from Target for $55.49 (available in three colors).

    18. A hilarious book of cat poems to cheer you up when you're ~feline~ blue.


    Get it from Amazon for $11.01.

    19. A Jeff Goldblum sequin throw pillow cover that'll, uh, look amazing on your couch.


    This throw pillow cover measures 16"x16".

    Get it from Amazon for $10.58.

    20. An aesthetically pleasing cold brew maker because iced coffee season is almost upon us. (Although for some of us, it's iced coffee season year round!)


    It can also be used for brewing iced tea.

    Promising review: "Absolutely love this cold brew maker! I've only made coffee with it once so far but the coffee was smooth, full of flavor, and we got three to four servings in one carafe. I love that you can customize how much coffee you use based on taste, but I do think the suggested amount for a full container is spot on! It's easy to use, easy to clean, makes great cold brew coffee, I couldn't be happier with this product!" —Katelyn Hargrave

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in two sizes).

    21. A Darth Vader Clapper so you can use the force to turn off the lights (and join the Dark Side).


    When you clap twice, the outlet will toggle power and turn on or off whatever appliance you've plugged in.

    Get it from ThinkGeek for $23.99 or Amazon for $28.60.

    22. A gorgeous tulle midi skirt with a pixilated embroidery design for all your fancy spring occasions (including your very own birthday party).


    Promising review: "The photos don’t do this skirt justice; it’s just heavenly in person. A unique and beautiful addition to any spring wardrobe." —Sindhoorichickn

    Get it from Anthropologie for $180 (available in XS–3X).

    23. A LED shower head that'll change colors according to the water temperature!


    Blue is cold, green is warm (aka just right), red is hot, and flashing red is super hot. There are also five water settings — power rain, pulsating massage, hydro-mist, economy rain, and water-saving pause.

    Promising review: "My night time showers are a lot more interesting. It has inspired me to turn on some music, turn off the overhead lights, and enjoy the pretty changing colors of my shower head. Well made and installing it took less than 10 minutes." —jspencer

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in three styles).

    24. A cactus terrarium candle almost too pretty to burn.


    This soy wax candle has a burn-time of about 25 hours.

    Get it from ZOETSTUDIO on Etsy for $26.98+ (available in three styles and eight scents).

    25. A mini bean bag animal plushie — attach it to your keychain so you always have something cute to squeeze.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $6 (available in 14 designs).

    26. An ice pop–shaped goat milk soap bar that actually smells like birthday cake. Need I say more?!

    Bsweetsoap / Etsy

    Get it from Bsweetsoap on Etsy for $7.

    27. A Hydro Flask water bottle for keeping your drinks cold for hours and hours. Plus, you can decorate it with some cool stickers.,

    It can keep drinks cold up to 24 hours or hot up to 12 hours.

    Promising review: "As a professional tour guide, my water bottle is very important to me. When shopping for a new bottle, there are three important factors that each one I consider needs to have: 1. They need to be double walled. When out on tour for an hour or more, the last thing I want is condensation building up on my hands. 2. They need the ability to keep my water cold. Lukewarm water after an hour of talking is no good! 3. They need an easy twist off lid. When on tour, I don't have the time to be fiddling with my lid while talking. The lid of this bottle can easily be taken off under five seconds without spillage. The mouth holes of Hyrdro Flasks are more accommodating for various ice sizes, and the handle provides an alternate carrying option and the ability to attach it to a backpack or belt. All in all a wonderful purchase that I would gladly make again!" —Alex Keller

    Get the 18-ounce size from Amazon for $29.95.

    28. A rain cloud necklace so you'll always remember to look for the silver lining.

    The Apollo Box

    It's made of sterling silver and blue topaz.

    Get it from The Apollo Box for $29.98.

    29. Aladdin and Jasmine lace-up sneakers that just might be one of the three things you wish for from the Genie.

    Hot Topic

    Get them from Hot Topic for $29.90 (available in sizes 5–11).

    30. A Brontosaurus-shaped night light for a ~dino-mite~ addition to your desk.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $39 or Uncommongoods for $40 (available in three styles).

    When people ask you what you have planned for your birthday:


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