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What to buy 13 & 14 yr old girls for Xmas?

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#1 elco

Posted 05 December 2012 - 06:39 PM

I have no idea what to buy my 2 teenage nieces for Christmas. They are 13 and 14 yrs old. Personality wise they couldn't be more different - the 14 yr old is quiet, plays multiple musical instruments, loves the PC game mind craft and hates shopping. The 13 yr old is a social buttefly, likes shopping, plays differents sports and loves clothes. I don't want to give them money or a voucher as the 14 yr old has let another voucher expire because she is the kind of girl who doesn't spend money. They both gave an iPod and an Itouch.

I have repeatedly asked them what they want, they either say that they don't know or mention something really expensive like an iPhone which I am obviously not going to get them.

What are you getting your 13/14 yr old daughter/niece for Xmas? My budget is max $50 each. I need ideas!!!

#2 mumto3princesses

Posted 05 December 2012 - 06:51 PM

My 13.5yr old DD said the same thing. I don't mind, anything but she did try can I get nothing else and get an iphone? LOL

My DD likes Owls and Paris (Eiffel Tower) things so she is getting a few bits and pieces with Owls or Paris. I bought a nice cushion for her room which she will like. She also still likes Smiggle or Typo things. She is getting a nice beach towel too. Something like that if they like swimming/beach would be nice with a beach bag.

If they both have an ipod do they have a nice cover for it? Or a speaker? Or itunes voucher?

#3 feralisles

Posted 05 December 2012 - 07:01 PM

How about a couple of movie tickets each so they can go with a friend in the holidays.  You could add a box of chocolates to be enjoyed with the film...

#4 Floral Arrangement

Posted 05 December 2012 - 07:02 PM

Vouchers for their favourite stores. I have 5 kids 1 is 14 and 1 is 18. Typo is good for bits and pieces like the lights mentioned in the next post and themed stuff.

Edited by FloralArrangement, 05 December 2012 - 07:12 PM.

#5 FeralLIfeHacker

Posted 05 December 2012 - 07:07 PM

itunes cards, movie vouchers, surf store stuff, ipod cover, ipod dock, hanging lantern lights for their room, painted canvas for their room, getting to the age where a nice bag might be handy for them. Surf brand beach towel.

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