Choosing the perfect birthday gift for your sorority big can be a little intimidating. After all, they play such an important role in your sorority experience, acting as mentor, big sister, and general life guide. You want to treat them to something special, a present that emphasizes how much they mean to you. However, picking out that perfect present is not always as easy as it sounds. Thankfully, you have me to help. I’ve been in this scenario, stressed out and clueless about what to buy for my special friend.
Cramming the essence of your entire relationship into one gift can be challenging and overwhelming. You question nearly every choice. Does she like coconut scented candles? Would she use a throw blanket in her room? Is jewelry too personal? The struggle is real. But fear not: this guide is packed full of 35 unique gifts ideas for your sorority big, each with their own little description to inspire you. You’re bound to find the perfect present here.
You’ve both shared laughs, tears, late-night discussions, maybe a little wine while raiding your pantry and creating homemade face masks. You’re not just gifting a token; you’re gifting memories, laughter, and maybe even a bit of love. So, without further ado, let’s jump into this pool of birthday gifts that will truly make your sorority big feels as special as she is.
1. Monogrammed Robe: Personalized gifts add that little touch of love. A soft, plush robe with her initials would be perfect for those late-night study sessions or lazy Sunday afternoons.
2. Sorority Letter merchandise: From stickers to mugs, pillows, and even car stickers—these little gifts speak volumes about your sorority spirits.
3. Friendship Bracelets: A touch of sentimentality will warm her heart. Choose one that connects to a shared experience or symbolizes your bond.
4. Custom Wine glasses with sorority letters on them: Celebrate her birthday with a toast. These glasses are not only classy but relative to the bond you share as sorority sisters.
5. Scented candles: Choose a scent that reminds her of something—fresh linen for the comfort of home, cinnamon spice for the Christmas you spent together.
6. Set of bath bombs: Offer her the luxury of a relaxing bath. These fizzy, scented bath bombs are a treat!
7. Starbucks Card: If she’s a coffee lover, she’ll definitely appreciate this. It may inspire late-night coffee dates, a great excuse to spend more time together!
8. Engraved Pendulum Necklace: A chic, versatile, and wonderful way to remind her how much you mean to each other.
9. A Travel Makeup Bag: Compact, cute, and practical. She can carry her favorite beauty products wherever she goes.
10. Luxurious Sleep Mask: Everyone needs quality sleep. This is an excellent and thoughtful gift.
11. Kendall Jenner’s Favorite Book – “The Outsider”: If she’s into reading, get her a book. A light-hearted, easy read is a great option.
12. Teddy Bear with a sorority T-shirt on: A lovable, huggable gift idea. Just the thing to make her smile!
13. Yoga Mat: If she’s into fitness or mindfulness, a high-quality yoga mat could be just the ticket.
14. Personalized Charcuterie Board: For the foodie big; she can impress her guests when she hosts dinners and parties.
15. Spotify Premium Membership: If your big is a music fanatic, this would be a perfect gift. It also means you can share your favorite playlists together.
16. Handcrafted Journal: For the thoughtful big sister who loves to write down her thoughts, feelings, or dreams.
17. Birthstone Jewelry: Elegant, yet personal. A birthstone pendant necklace or bracelet would make a suitable gift.
18. Designer Clutch Purse: For the fashion-forward big, a chic clutch will always be appreciated.
19. Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer: While pricy, it’s a thoughtful gift if your big loves to bake.
20. Custom Illustrated Portrait: Commission a local artist to make a portrait of you two together. It’s sentimental and would serve as a constant reminder of your bond.
21. Chick-Fil-A Gift Card: Feeding people is love! A gift card to her favorite restaurant chain is a delicious treat.
22. Plants: A low maintenance plant like succulents or snake plants can brighten up her living space.
23. A Personalized Wall Calendar: With pictures of your sorority family, this is a practical yet heartfelt gift.
24. Custom Star Map: Celebrate the day she became a big by memorializing it with a star map.
25. Monthly Subscription Box: Choose from beauty, snacks, books, or wellness boxes. It’s a gift that keeps on giving!
26. Sorority Banner: Perfect to decorate her room or your common space.
27. Tailgate Hammock: For the football-loving sorority big, this is quirky and functional.
28. Leather Traveler’s Notebook: Good for scribbling memories and experiences, especially if she loves to travel.
29. Inspirational Quote Art: A daily dose of motivation. A gift that inspires is always a worthy option.
30. Long Distance Touch Lamp: If you two are geographically separated, this lamp lets her know when you’re remembering her.
31. Cozy Throw Blanket: Soft, warm, and cozy– everything you’d want your sorority big to feel when you’re not there.
32. Custom Jewelry Box: A place she can store all her trinkets and treasures.
33. Portable Phone Charger: A practical, everyday gift she’ll appreciate.
34. A Unique Phone Case: Serving both safety and style, you could even customize it to a design she’d love.
35. MasterClass Subscription: Last but not least, Education is the gift that keeps on giving back!
There you have it, 35 unique gift suggestions that you can tailor to match your sorority big’s personality and taste. Remember, it’s the thought that counts, so make it heartfelt! Happy gift hunting!