Girls who are 17 years old nowadays have many things to be ready for. Their senior year, graduation, college admissions, and last summer at home. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t dazzle them with a fantastic and entertaining present they’ll like. They are still teens who want to experience meaningful and unique things.
We understand how difficult it is to choose what gift she will value the most. No need to overthink this. We’ve put together a hand-picked list of the top 40 gift ideas for girls turning 17. She will be delighted by these unique gifts with whatever challenges she faces or milestones she will celebrate.
Gifts Under $50
1. If They Like to DIY
Gel Nail Polish Kit with UV Light
With the help of a DIY at-home gel manicure kit, your 17-year-old girl can achieve a salon-quality appearance without paying a high price. The kit comes with a UV nail dryer, gel polish, and manicure supplies. If done correctly, the gel manicure can last up to two weeks.
2. For the Moon Gazers
This rechargeable moon lamp is ideal for moon lovers. It was created via 3D printing, so its surface and shape are realistic. The light may be adjusted to flash, fade, or strobe, and the lamp can shine in 16 colors.
3. Moon Lamp
DIY Journaling Set
Let your 17-year-old gal personalize a spiral-bound diary with 70 sheets to record their ideas, feelings, and recollections. They will surely love adding stickers, rhinestones, glitter frames, and other embellishments to produce a chic and modern memento.
4. For the Music Lover
Wireless Bluetooth Headphone
Give your 17-year-old music lover teen this stylish and contemporary headphone. Thanks to its foldable form and storage case, it is light, comfy, and portable. Also, it has a battery life of roughly 20 hours, Bluetooth compatibility, and hands-free calling.
5. For the Goth and Old Soul
Choker Necklace Set
This is a fun gift for 17-year-old girls who love Gothic. This package includes ten choker styles: traditional, velvet, pendant, gothic, lace, and vintage. Each choker has a 3-inch extender chain that may be adjusted to be 12 inches long.
6. For the Sleeping Beauty
Wooden Digital Alarm Clock with Wireless Charger
She will surely be grateful for having this wooden digital alarm clock. It fuses modern technology and the environment. It is voice-controlled, made of wood, and displays the time, date, temperature, and humidity. Users can set three different alarms on it. They may also charge their iPhone or AirPods on top.
7. For the Studious
Slim Laptop Backpack
This Slim Laptop Backpack is excellent for 17-year-old girls who are about to start their college life. It is made of premium tear-and-water-resistant soft oxford materials, making it incredibly strong, stylish, and comfortable to carry. It has a large capacity so they can put all their school essentials without hassle.
8. If They Want To Look Their Best
Revlon One-Step Volumizer Hair Dryer
Hair straightening irons don’t give as much volume as blowouts do. This hair dryer is an excellent alternative because most teenage girls lack both. Their upcoming TikTok video provides their smooth hair, body, volume, and fullness.
9. For the Skincare Obsessed
GLAM UP Facial Sheet Mask
If your 17-year-old lass values skincare nights, this set of facial masks is the right gift for them. It’s simple to apply and effective. Every type of skin can use one of the masks in this collection. Some masks nourish, refresh, cleanse, soothe, and brighten.
10. If They’re Dainty
IEFWELL Gold Layered Necklace
Her initial can be engraved onto the charming heart pendant of this layered necklace. The necklace is made of gold-plated brass that is hypoallergenic, nickel-free, and lead-free. It has two different chains that are adjustable in length. This is a heartwarming and personalized gift they can enjoy.
11. For the Cat Lover
Cat Plush Slippers
An adorable way to display their admiration for the tabby cat internet sensation is by letting them wear these Cat Plush Slippers. They are crafted from soft cotton and have exact embroidered details like Pusheen’s striped tail, smile, and whiskers.
12. For the Future Designer
Macrame Photo Display
Activate the inner designer of your 17-year-old by letting them creatively display their favorite memories! This artistic and informal wall decor photo display is beautiful, long-lasting, and simple but cozy. This is ideal for achieving a bohemian feeling in her dorm or place.
13. If They Dream of Being a Mermaid
Mermaid Tail Crochet Blanket
Any adolescent who aspires to be a mermaid would love receiving the Mermaid Tail Crochet Blanket. It has a classic knitting pattern and smooth lines and is super soft that you can better snuggle in it. It also comes with a silver Mermaid necklace and a blue sports bag.
14. If They Need a Good Travel Companion
Portable Bluetooth Speaker
With this portable, waterproof Bluetooth speaker, she can take music wherever she goes. This speaker is robust and made to withstand unintentional falls. It works well for biking, kayaking, going to the beach, or spending time in the park while enjoying its LED light show.
15. If They Want Cozy Ambience
Globe String Lights
Let her enjoy the cozy ambiance in her room when you give her these Globe String Lights. Made of plastic, the outdoor string lights are shatterproof, waterproof, and won’t be overheated. Also, it’s very lightweight, easy to install, and functional even without a remote control.
16. For Bubble Bath Lovers
Bath Bombs Gift Set
There are 12 beautifully scented bath bombs in this gift set, each with a distinctive design and smell. Some of them have color, while others have flower petals. Your 17-year-old girl will appreciate having this bath bombs gift set that can make every skincare routine balanced and effective.
17. If They Are Artsy
Wearable Nail Polish Holder Ring
This little device is the first-of-its-kind wearable polish holder that accommodates all finger sizes and nails paint bottles. It is a silicone one-piece cast form. For your teen girl to avoid spreading their freshly applied polish, give this as a gift with a set of nail paints.
18. For the Fitness Goddess
Women’s Mesh Yoga Pants
Your 17-year-old girl wouldn’t notice they’re wearing something because these pants are designed to flow with the body and feel like a go-to, buttery-soft, second-skin layer. Pockets keep keys, cards, and phones, while the high-rise and wide waistline elongates and smoothes your figure.
19. For the Comfy Beauty
Classic Lined Crocs
Although she may have grown up wearing Crocs, 17-year-old girls are again donning them. They are excellent as slippers but very functional for running errands. Get her this warm-weather footwear with a fuzzy lining and some Jibbitz charms to show off her unique style.
20. If They Love Their Hair Up
These scrunchies are back in style, and adolescent girls can’t get enough of them now that they’re back in full force. These velvet fabric hair ties are shiny and comfy and won’t damage their hair. She will be able to match every dress with one from this collection.
Gifts Over $50
1. If They Have a Polaroid Wall
Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 Camera
Selfies are available whenever they want with this Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 Instant Camera. It is a small camera that creates credit card-sized prints instantly. Also, it has a built-in flash for low light exposure, and its Fujinon 60mm can focus as close as two feet away.
2. If They’re Looking for Food Haven
Aiden Mini Fridge
Your 17-year-old gal doesn’t have to walk to the kitchen just to get a cool beverage. This little fridge can store up to 12 cans of sparkling water or anything else they consume. It is very portable to use anytime and anywhere.
3. If They Enjoy Frozen Treats
Ice Cream and Sorbet Maker
They will love not using ice or salt while quickly creating frozen treats with this Cuisinart Ice Cream Maker. It has a double-insulated freezer bowl, powerful motor, easy-lock lid, and sleek design, so it’s a unique gift for frozen treats lovers.
4. For Phone Addict
Game of Phones
Let them enjoy hanging out with their friends or classmates with this Game of Phones card game. This card game turns their digital buddy into a tool for an exciting scavenger hunt. The Game of Phones includes 150 cards that are best to play with 3 or more players.
5. For the Girl Gamer
Nintendo Switch Lite
This portable Nintendo Switch gaming system puts all the Nintendo joy in the hands of your 17-year-old teen. The Nintendo Switch Lite is compact, lightweight, and designed for personal, handheld gaming. With this, they can play their favorite Animal Crossing wherever they go.
6. For the Athlete
Fitbit Charge 5
Make them healthy and more productive with this Fitbit Charge 5. They can optimize their workout routine or track their activity, sleep, and heart rate variability. They can also sync this with smartphone apps, so they are updated even when working out or they forget their phones.
7. If They Need A Balance in Life
Quiet Courage Necklace
Help them have peace and balance in their life with this Quiet Courage Necklace. This is a yin-yang charm that brings vitality and harmony to the life of anyone who wears them. This 16” chain is adjustable up to 18” and is made of semi-precious stones and sterling silver.
8. For the Fashionista
Make Your Own Clay Earrings Kit
Let them experience handcrafting their accessories by gifting them this Make Your Own Clay Earrings Kit. This kit is packed with enough polymer clay, materials, and instructions so they can create eight eye-popping pairs. They will enjoy expressing their artistry while making this at home or bonding with friends.
9. For the Night Owl
Custom Night Light
Have them enjoy studying in the wee hours with this Custom Night Light. This gorgeous night light made of plexiglass and wood brings color and a warm glow to their room. You can personalize it with their name or their favorite movie character.
10. Not Your Ordinary Gift Box
Rose Gold Gift Spa Box
Make them feel loved with this Rose Gold Gift Spa Box. This gift box includes lip balms, bath bombs, fluffy scrunchies, eyelash curler, face wash, moisturizing face mask, spa hair band, makeup wipes, and assorted gourmet chocolates. You can also add a personal message or handwritten note to make it more memorable.
11. For the Jeweler
Large Jewelry Organizer
If they are a big jewelry collector, they will be amazed at the quality and design of this Jewelry Organizer. This multi-layer jewelry box is made of premium Vegan Leather and soft velvet lining that protects the jewelry from friction and scratches. It comes with a chic and elegant design.
12. If They’re Designing Their Room
Custom Name Neon Sign
Adolescents who are approaching early adulthood and are designing their own room will appreciate having this Custom Name Neon Sign. This handmade, high-quality LED neon sign is easy to install on a wall. Also, it is color-changing, so it will always stand out.
13. If They’re Huge Fans of Anything Pink
Hand Knit Tote Bag
They say, “Pink is power” because it has a strong feminine vibe and a lot of girls like anything pink. Show your support to them by giving them this crochet tote bag. This is ideal for casual dates or hangouts because it is compact and small to accommodate their phone, purse, keys, and basic makeup.
14. For the Artist
Korean Coloring Book
Ignite the passion of your 17-year-old girl artist with this Korean Coloring Book. The paper in this coloring book is appropriate for oil pastels. They can express their creativity by painting cute and gorgeous Korean illustrations. Great outlet if they are overwhelmed with a lot of projects and exams.
15. If They’re a Ramen Person
Ramen Personalized Slippers
Calling all who have a 17-year-old ramen girl! These cozy, winter Ramen Personalized Slippers will make their heart and tummy flutter because of their unique and delectable ramen design. Their name can be included in the design to proudly display their love for this fantastic dish.
16. For the Minimalist
This minimalist and lovely turquoise sterling silver ring is a perfect gift for 17-year-old girls who are about to graduate or have milestones in their life. It is a handmade ring with boho, hippie, and vintage styles. It is an excellent addition to the accessory collections of old-soul teens.
17. For the Gymnast
If your 17-year-old lass is an incredible gymnast, give them this gymnastics hoodie that is as cool as them. This hoodie is made of cotton and polyester, so it’s stylish and very comfy. They will surely wear this after a long day at practice or training.
18. For the Kawaii Anime Fan
Usagi Magical Girl Four-piece Duvet Cover Set
Let them feel touched and remembered when you give their favorite Usagi Magical Duvet Cover Set. This kawaii bed sheet set has matching pillowcases, duvet covers, and sheets. This will allow them to savor their sleep and rest after finishing their assignments or research papers.
19. If They’re A Hiker and Environmentalist
Personalized Bamboo Stainless Tumbler
After exhausting trekking, it’s relaxing for your outgoing 17-year-old teen to quench their thirst with this personalized bamboo stainless flask. They can carry it anywhere without worrying the drink will lose its temperature. It is covered with stainless steel inside, so the glass can stay cold or hot for up to eight hours.
20. For the Bookworm
Custom Shower Curtain
If they love reading fantasy books, they will be immersed in the enchanting world while bathing with this custom shower curtain. It is made of 100% polyester material, and 12-stitch enforced eyelets, so it is long-lasting. The design is so vivid that they will be enticed every time they see this.