Great gifts for women in their 50s can be hard to drum up. A common assumption is that she already has all she wants and needs. If you're shopping for your mom, grandma, or looking for a "treat yourself" gift, this list is designed for the women "who have everything."
Whether you're searching for Mother's Day, Valentine's Day, or the perfect birthday gift, gift baskets and boxes from caring small businesses can help with gifts curated to her unique interests. Whether she's got impeccable style, loves a good gag gift, or simply wants a slice of the self-care pie, she deserves a gift that is anything but cookie-cutter!
We've taken the guesswork out of shopping, with thoughtful gifts that cover a broad range of interests. Read this gift guide to discover some of the best gift ideas for 50-year-old women!
Price: Starts at $25.00/month
What's Included: If creating an at-home spa experience sounds like a great gift idea for the woman in your life, Sudzly is your go-to box! No matter your budget, there's an affordable option packed with luxurious, organic bath products, each crafted from ingredients that are good for body and planet. Send a mix of high-quality scrubs, soaps, soaks, bath bombs, and lotions every month.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. by the 4th of the month
Price: Starts at $23.33/month
What's Included: There's no age excluded from taking the steps to live with less! Let the KIWI Eco subscription box act as a jumping-off point to living a zero-waste lifestyle. This monthly gift set brings all the essentials: food storage items, cleaning tools, personal care, and travel items. Selected to be replacements to everyday items, all the products are 100% biodegradable and compostable.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 15th of every month
Price: Starts at $25.00/month
What's Included: Great for stress, better sleep, lifting her mood, and so much more, Sixth Scents will help your loved one explore aromatherapy. With a portion of profits donated to small farmers, each month's box includes a collection of 6 all-natural, vegan essential oils like lemon, juniper berry, and mint, all made from sustainably-sourced ingredients.
Shipping: Ships to the U.S. and Canada on the 25th of every month
Price: Starts at $21.00/month
What's Included: Whether you're looking for a Mother's Day gift or an any-day gift, Feeling Fab will send a box of pampering that's perfect for promoting balance and self-love. Choose the Premium or Mini option to send a self-care kit packed with body care and spiritual essentials like holistic beauty items, calming teas, positive affirmations, and a weekly self-care tracker.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. starting from the 10th-15th of the month
Price: Starts at $25.21/month
What's Included: The ideal gift for any crocheter is the Yarn Bits Box, a monthly, bimonthly, or quarterly subscription designed exclusively for crochet lovers. Every box delivers a fun DIY project, high-quality yarns in beautiful colors, and exclusive patterns. Send the QuickProjects box for an easy monthly projects, the CrochetMastery box for more advanced bimonthly projects, or a quarterly BlanketBox to help her craft a bold-patterned throw.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 1st-4th of every month
Price: Starts at $45.95/month
What's Included: Created exclusively for women aged 50 and up, The Golden Years is a unique gift box that features a wellness-inspired theme and delivers a curated mix of lifestyle and beauty products specifically selected to take care of women in their prime. She'll unbox everything from anti-aging skincare and face masks to stylish accessories, bestsellers, healthy snacks, and fitness products.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. around the 3rd of the month
Price: Starts at $39.00/month
What's Included: Looking for a gift for a travel lover that's pandemic friendly? The Explore Local Box makes it possible to send her on an explorative at-home road trip! Save big on gas and support some of the country's best small businesses with a monthly subscription that showcases a different U.S. city each month and comes filled with artisanal treats and popular products from the featured area.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. in the 1st week of every month
Price: Starts at $11.90/month
What's Included: Women of all ages love FaceTory, a K-beauty discovery box that lets subscribers explore all the latest sheet masks. Sending either 4 or 7 expert-selected sheet masks each month, or a full box of masks and more, DIY facials have never been easier. All she needs to do is open and apply the face mask, kick back, and let their innovative nourishing, moisturizing ingredients do their thing!
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. within 1-4 days of ordering
Price: Starts at $39.89/month
What's Included: Shopping for someone who loves to curl up with a good book? Then Coffee and a Classic is the perfect gift. Each month she'll be delighted with a new classic novel, something tasty to sip on, and coordinating bookish gift items that go along with the story. Simply choose between coffee, tea, or hot chocolate, and select her preferred book genre for a thoughtful customized gift!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. in the 2nd week of the month
Price: Starts at $16.41/month
What's Included: What's great about leggings? They're comfy, stylish and versatile. Considering that they've become a wardrobe essential for so many of us, send her the gift of a high-quality pair every month. Now she can grow a collection of leggings that are cute, stretchy, buttery-soft and guaranteed to not be see-through! As an added bonus, this monthly box can help her step out of her comfort zone and try new styles and patterns.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 18th of every month
Price: Starts at $38.00/month
What's Included: Gifting doesn't have to be difficult! When you send Poppy's Hobbies, she'll get the chance to craft home decor pieces and one-of-a-kind keepsakes with ease. This low-stress craft box is all-inclusive, sending all she needs to make something new right to the front door. Every themed kit is designed to match the current season or an upcoming holiday, too!
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. on the 5th of the month
Price: Starts at $12.99/month
What's Included: Perfect for women who love to accessorize, the mintMONGOOSE jewelry subscription is an affordable monthly box that features elegant, high-quality boutique jewelry. Every month delivers a selection of 3 trendy pieces that are specifically curated to work with everyday style. Simply choose her preferred metal tone for rings, pendant necklaces, earrings, and bracelets selected for her tastes.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 48 hours of ordering, then around the 15th of future months
Price: Starts at $42.50/box
What's Included: Featuring themes like "Poolside Pastel" and "Pretty in Pyrex," Betty Boomerang is a gift that will give women 50 and up a blast from the past! Filled with nostalgia and style, this bimonthly box brings a curated assortment of retro-designed home goods and mid-century goodies including coasters, barware, kitchen accessories, calendars, paper goods, and so much more.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. mid-month, every other month
Price: Starts at $13.95/month
What's Included: No sugarcoating here! With Smartass and Sass, you can give a straight-talking woman fun apparel and accessories that speak to her spunky side. This fan favorite is available in 3 subscription tiers: a tee-of-the-month club, the original box, and the big box that combines the two. She'll unbox a snarky graphic T-shirt, tote bags, tumblers, water bottles, and other sassy, artisan-made gadgets and goodies.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on the 18th of the month
Price: Starts at $29.17/month
What's Included: Skip the standard gift card and opt for a unique gift that sends soothing scents. Ideal for essential oil enthusiasts, Sola Flare Diffusers is a fun monthly subscription that delivers at least 1 beautiful wooden flower reed diffuser or wooden flower potpourri every month. Choose from unscented or seasonally scented items for a gift box that's perfect all year long.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 14th of each month
Price: Starts at $35.50/month
What's Included: Focus on self-care with high-quality vegan products from Nature's Wellness Box. Featuring clean ingredients and minimalist packaging, this aromatherapy and lifestyle subscription is ideal for health-conscious women who like to support small shops. Each monthly box features a wide array of cruelty-free products including essential oils, bath and body goodies, loose-leaf teas, and more.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from Canada on the 15th of every month