While there are certainly thousands of budget-friendly gifts on the market, one of the best parts about graduation season is getting the chance to spoil the student in your life with a splurge item they might never buy themselves.
Whether you’re shopping for your child, sibling, parent, family friend or another loved one, we’ve rounded up 50 different gift options that anyone in your life is bound to enjoy on their big day — and perhaps you’ll reap the benefits, too!
Our list includes a present for every type of woman — whether she’d love a luxurious handbag from Yves Saint Laurent, a virtual cooking class with an International chef, or an Apple iWatch.
Ahead find a wide variety of gifts for her from brands like Burberry, Casper, Chanel, David Yurman, Facebook and more.
If she’s a fan of loungewear (who isn’t?) then you can’t go wrong with this ultra-comfy cashmere rib-knit cardigan. It comes in dozens of colors!
This Janessa Leonè hat will not only protect her face from the sun but she’ll look fabulous too.
If she adores flowers, gift them the best of the best: an arrangement from Venus Et Fleur. The brand is known for their gorgeous florals that last for 365 days or longer.
Weighted blankets have become popular over the years for their anxiety-reducing effects. Research has shown that sleeping under weight brings a better sleep overall — leaving you feeling rested and revitalized.
Others have said that weighted blankets have even helped decrease their anxiety and stress. This one created by Casper is extra special since it’s made of nothing but biodegradable tree fabric that is naturally cooling, perfect for hot sleepers.
A high-end silk robe is another great gift. This one from Lunya is made of 100% silk, oversized, can be machine washed (but make sure to air dry) and comes in 10 different colors including white, blue, green, black and more.
This fashionable Gucci watch will definitely put a smile on her face, no matter what occasion you’re shopping for.
If the graduate you’re shopping for takes her skincare routine seriously, we recommend gifting her a Foreo Luna 3 tool. The device lifts away dirt and oil within one minute and gives a targeted firming facial massage that leaves your skin looking younger and smoother.
If she loves spending time in the kitchen and cooking all of her favorite recipes, consider gifting her a new set of cookware from Caraway. This set includes four non-stick pans that come in five different colors. The best part? The set is currently $100 off! Check out our standalone review on the brand for more information.
What’s better than a sleek, new water bottle? A water bottle that cleans itself! The Larq self-cleaning water bottle may be on the pricier side, but it’s worth it if it means one less item to clean in the sink. It uses UV-C LED light to eliminate up to 99.9% of bio-contaminants from your water and bottle. It’s available in both 17-ounce and 25-ounce sizes, and comes in two different colors.
Give the true gift of luxury this year: a relaxing day at the spa. AIRE Ancient Baths has locations all over the world including New York, Chicago, Copenhagen, Barcelona, London and more.
This diamond link necklace from Gorjana is the perfect gift for any woman. It would look great layered with her other favorite necklaces or on its own in the spotlight.
The Facebook Oculus Quest 2 goggles allow users to access VR (virtual reality) communities, play games and connect with their real-life friends through Facebook.
You can’t go wrong with a classic David Yurman cable bracelet. They come in a variety of different sizes and colors but we especially like the smaller size since it can easily be stacked with other pieces.
Some prefer experiences, not more things. The MasterClass all-access pass is great for the woman in your life who’s always eager to learn new things. They offer classes in a variety of different areas, including cooking, music, writing, sports, communication and more.
The Portal Go by Facebook is a video calling device that allows you to connect with your friends and family through video chat (even if they don’t have a Portal themselves). It’s available in both white and black and has a 10-inch screen.
Any fashionista would appreciate this beautiful Chloé Canvas Tote for a day out on the town in the spring or summer — or even a winter trip to Miami.
If your gal hasn’t already cut the cord, consider buying them a pair of the new Apple AirPods Pro. They’re noise-canceling, can be customized to the size of their ear, connect easily to Bluetooth and have up to 4.5 hours of listening time.
Have her cook around the world without even stepping foot outside of her house! The Chef & The Dish is a company that offers virtual (luxury) cooking classes with International chefs around the globe.
There’s always an excuse to upgrade her luggage. Not only is the large-size suitcase from Away Luggage super-spacious and convenient, but the fancy aluminum exterior is extra unique as well.
It’s durable enough to handle the hustle and bustle of baggage handlers and its 360-degree spinner wheels make it super easy to glide along any platform. For more information on the brand, check out our standalone review.
The new Apple Series 7 iWatch is a great gift for the woman who is always trying to make her health a priority. It can track fitness, sleep, blood oxygen and so much more.
When in doubt, the luxurious gal in your life is bound to love a high-end perfume. Chanel Chance is extremely well-loved and has a delicate floral-fruity fragrance that will add a dash of femininity wherever she goes. It’s available in a 1.7- and 3.4-ounce bottle.
Help your special lady keep her teeth in tiptop shape in the new year with this Philips Sonicare DiamondClean Toothbrush that has over 3,200 positive reviews on Amazon and an impressive 4.6-star rating.
Everyone should have a least one fancy watch in their collection. This beautiful Michele watch features diamonds, a mother-of-pearl face and a stainless steel band.
Make sure she’s extra comfy in bed this summer with this luxurious sheet set from Brooklinen. It comes with one fitted sheet, one flat sheet and two pillowcases. You can choose between 13 different shades and colors and the sheets are available in twin, twin XL, full, queen, king and California king.
If she appreciates fashion, then she definitely won’t be disappointed when she opens these Chloé sandals. They come in six different colorways and would look great with any summer dress or even a pair of jeans.
The Sony Noise-Canceling Headphones are a great option if they like more of an over-the-ear option. They’re an Amazon No. 1 bestseller and have over 32,000 positive reviews. These Sony headphones offer up to 30 hours of battery life and have a touch sensor to control pausing, playing and skipping various tracks.
Spoil her with a fancy Breville Expresso coffee machine this year. This model can make almost every warm coffee beverage under the sun including cappuccinos, lattes, Americanos, mochas, espressos and macchiatos. It also comes with a milk frother and an internal grinder.
If she’s obsessed with candles, she’s definitely had her eye on Anthropologie’s jumbo candle.
She’ll totally love and appreciate this YSL black leather clutch for her next date night.
An Apple TV HD is a great gift if they’re a big movie buff or enjoy spending their spare time binge-watching the latest shows. While there are many streaming devices on the market (for lower price points) the Apple TV has the most apps available of any streaming platform, including Netflix, Disney+, Hulu and more. Plus, if you’re an iPhone user, it enables AirPlay, which means you can wirelessly mirror your screen and share your content on the TV.
Add a pop of color to her space with a fun and bright Assouline coffee table book.
If she appreciates a glass of champagne now and then, consider gifting her this set of gorgeous flutes by Baccarat.
If she’s really into fitness and can’t go to the gym as of late, have her bring a personal trainer right to her living room with Tempo. The at-home studio experience gives expert coaching on a variety of different exercises, offers dozens of classes and even comes with weights.
Gift her this luxurious mini trio of Diptyque candles that features three of the brand’s most popular scents: Baies (berries and Bulgarian roses), Figuier (fig tree) and Roses.
Any gal would be lucky to receive this trendy YSL hobo bag for Mother’s Day 2022.
Calling all foodies! You can’t go wrong with this classy charcuterie kit from GoldBelly if she loves to eat yummy treats. It comes with a variety of different meats and spreads.
Make cleaning day that much more enjoyable by gifting her an iRobot Roomba — it will do most of the work for her! Robot vacuums use sensors to detect small particles of dirt, hair and debris, can be controlled with their smartphone, activated by voice and clean automatically on a schedule you set.
If she loves to cook, she likely already owns one of the popular Le Creuset Cast Iron Dutch Ovens but if not, we highly recommend you gift her one for Mother’s Day. They’re great for creating stews, soups, sauces and more. The best part? Amazon is currently slashing the price of this 7.25-quart option by 20 percent.
Consider gifting her the cult-favorite lululemon Define jacket for the woman who loves to workout or wants a light jacket to run around town in. Available in multiple colors and sizes.
Pretty much everything at Rothy’s is Graduation-gift approved. This tote bag comes in a variety of colors and will take her from the office to the beach in no time.
This asymmetrical letter necklace made by Maya Brenner is another beautiful jewelry option. This dainty piece is made with 14 karat gold, making it an elegant and timeless piece for her collection. You can customize this necklace with the letters of her own initials or the first letter of her loved one’s names.
If she loves to read and doesn’t mind using an e-reader (which is way more convenient, if you ask us!) she’ll totally adore receiving the brand new Amazon Paperwhite for Graduation.
The famous multi-purpose Always Pan is an awesome gift for her big day. According to the website, this kitchen utensil can replace your fry pan, sauté pan, steamer, skillet, saucier, saucepan, non-stick pan, spatula and spoon rest — all in one.
If the graduate in your life loves gardening but doesn’t have a good amount of outdoor space, the Click & Grow Smart Garden is a great option for her. Not convinced yet? Check out our standalone review on it.
Instead of getting them a new laptop, consider getting them the new Apple iPad Air with an attachable keyboard so they can use it for even more than school and work: watching TV, reading, etc.
This convenient, wireless charging station is not only aesthetically pleasing but it will juice up all of their devices in the easiest way possible — they just have to set them down.
If she likes the finer things in life, then she probably knows all about the brand SMEG. Surprise her for graduation with this luxurious toaster that gives fun retro vibes and will look great on her counter, too.
She’ll look good all summer long with these round-lensed Ray-Ban aviator-style sunnies.
If she doesn’t have an air fryer yet, this is an epic gift everyone would appreciate. Not only do air fryers make eating your favorite fried foods healthier but it makes cooking faster, too.
If she’s a Monopoly buff, then she’ll totally appreciate this luxurious, wooden version of her favorite game.