42 Christmas Gifts For Teen Girls: Trendy and Practical Gifts (2023)

I’ve always loved Christmas shopping for my daughter as there are so many cute and practical things for her, many that I would secretly love to have myself! If you have a teen daughter, niece, or another remarkable young woman, here are our favorite holiday gifts for her in 2023. 

BTW, if you are looking for great Christmas gift ideas for teen boys, here’s where you can find those. 

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Favorite 2023 Christmas gifts for teen girls

1. Baublebar Pisa Bracelet (Baublebar)


This Baublebar bracelet can be customized with your daughter’s initials or name with choices in colors and more  — this one-of-a-kind bracelet is something she could wear alone or with other bracelets.

2. Vuori Sherpa Jacket (Vuori)

We love Vuori and think this Sherpa jacket would be the perfect coat for your daughter. Zips all the way up and has two zippered hand pockets, perfect for when she needs a safe place to store her phone or money when out and about. Available in four pretty colors.

3. Lap Desk (Amazon)

lap desk

This lap desk has a ledge to keep her laptop from slipping and a mousepad and phone holder space. This well-priced desk is available in six colors.

4. Kyle Cavan Jewelry (Kyle Cavan)

We have fallen in love with Kyle Cavan, whose collegiate jewelry pieces are elegant and true keepsakes. If your daughter knows where she will be in college in the fall, choose one of the iconic pieces from her new school. Or, design a special piece that will remind her of home. 


6. UGG Classic Ultra Mini Boot (UGG) 

These mini UGG boots are one of the it-boots for the season. Available in 10 shades, find out what your daughter’s preferred color is and buy them soon. Do not wait if this gift is on your daughter’s list.  

7. Beachwaver Curling Iron (Amazon)

Your daughter will be able to achieve a wavy hair look on her own with this super-popular rotating curling iron. 

8. Apple Watch SE (Amazon)

Apple SE watch

There is so much incredible functionality with the Apple Watches, and if your daughter has one on her wish list, take a look at the SE Model. Pairs easily with an iPhone, is swim-proof, and has loads of health features. 

9. Olay Facial Electric Cleansing Brush (Amazon)

Olay facial cleaning Brush

This popular and well-reviewed facial brush is suitable for any skin type and can deep clean by unclogging pores and removing make-up residue. With two intensities, it can be used as both a cleanser and a way to intensify a moisturizer.

10. Little Words Project Bracelets (Little Words Project)

We are so impressed with Little Words Project and their company mission: to make jewelry that inspires people to be kind to themselves and share that kindness with others, one bracelet at a time. Take a look at the best-sellers.

11. Smiley Face Slippers (Etsy)

smiley face slippers

One of last year’s most popular items. Comfortable, fluffy, and sure to make you smile.

12. iOttie Car Phone Holder (Amazon)

More than anything, we want our teens to be safe, especially when driving. This top-rated phone holder sticks on the car’s dash or window and can be adjusted to an angle that makes it easy for your daughter to use her phone hands-free.

13. Do Your Laundry (Amazon)

Do Your Laundry

This is our favorite book to give any adulting teen. Filled with practical and very funny advice from author-illustrator Becky Blades to her two daughters, this is a perfect gift for your daughter this Christmas.

14. Zodiac Rings (Etsy)

zodiac rings

These delicate, slim rings have become wildly popular this holiday season.

15. lululemon City Adventurer Fleece Backpack 3 L Mini (lululemon)

lululemon backpacks are stylish and functional, and we are swooning over this little fleece version. It is available in black/gold or white/gold and converts from a backpack to a crossbody bag. Get this soon, as it will sell out. 

16. lululemon Everywhere Belt Bag 2L (lululemon)

Everyone loves the lululemon Everywhere Belt Bag! Available in 16 pretty colors PLUS fleece in pink, white, and black. The fleece ones were super popular last Christmas and sold out early. 

17. iWalk External Battery Charger (Amazon)

I walk portable charger

There is NO better safety device for your daughter than a charged phone, and this charger is very popular. It’s high-speed, lightweight, and compact.

18. Baublebar Customized Blanket (Baublebar)

We think a customized blanket with your daughter’s name could be a wonderful and enduring gift this holiday season. Choose from many designs and colors to create a gift she can wrap up at home or in her dorm! 

19. Glossier Cloud Paint (Glossier)

Glossier cloud paint

Glossier is a favorite cosmetics line, and this unique blush, “cloud paint,” is something any teen or young woman would love to try. Available in six shades.

20. Glossier Balm Dotcom Skin Salve (Glossier)

In the winter, especially in cold, dry climates, we need a thicker moisturizer for skin and lips. Glossier has many scents and colors in their Balm Dotcalm line.

21. Air Purifier – Mini Size (Amazon)

levity mini

Cleaning the air of dust mites, mold spores, allergens, odors, pet dander, and smoke, the Levoit air purifier is a top pick for small spaces.

22. Kendra Scott Jewelry (Kendra Scott)

Kendra Scott

Kendra Scott remains a favorite jewelry designer in the Grown and Flown community, and here is where you can find her gift recommendations for daughters. 

23. Pura Vida Engravable Jewelry (Pura Vida)

Pura vida engravable jewlery

Take a look at the Puravida engravable pieces, too. So lovely!

24. Pottery Barn Ivory Polar Bear Faux Fur Bean Bag Chair

 (Pottery Barn)

Give your daughter a comfy place to hang out in her bedroom with a cute bean bag chair from Pottery Barn Teen.

25. Laneige Sleeping Mask (Amazon)

lip treatment

Laneige lip masks are among our most popular gifts.

26. Belkin Dual Charger for iPhone and AirPods (Amazon)

Belkin charger

This wireless charger stand, by Belkin, will quickly charge her phone and AirPods at once. 

27. Apple AirPod Pro (2nd Gen) (Apple)

Does your daughter want an upgrade in AirPods? The AirPod Pros (2nd Gen) have enhanced audio and better noise cancellation. 

28. Meet The Mani System (Olive and June)

From Olive and June, everything you need to save time and money on DIY manicures. Plus, great colors and videos show you exactly how to give yourself the mani you deserve.

29. Poppy and Pout Lip Balm (Amazon)

Give your daughter this set of 3 bestselling lip tints from this Uber-popular brand. They are made with beeswax, sunflower oil, coconut oil, Vitamin E, and mint. Sustainable packaging allows for a larger quantity of lip balm than conventional tubes. One of Oprah’s Favorite Things for 2021 and 22!

30. Vuori Performance Jogger (Vuori)

Vuori Performance Joggers are buttery soft with relaxed side pockets and a drawstring. Your daughter will reach for these every day. The most difficult thing will be choosing between 15 gorgeous colors. 

31. Blundstone BL587 Classic 550 Chelsea Boot (Zappos)

Blundstone Boots Take the Blundstone® 587 to work, then enjoy them the rest of the day!

Popular and rugged boot; great for cold or snowy climates, in particular.  

32. SHASHIBO Shape Shifting Box (Amazon)

Award-winning fidget cube that’s been selling like hotcakes.

33. Makeup Eraser (Amazon)

Your daughter can use this wonderful cloth to remove her makeup with a two-sided cloth. Wet the “eraser” cloth with warm water and use one side to remove makeup, even waterproof mascara, and the other to exfoliate. (Bonus is your white towels will no longer be stained with makeup when she washes her face. )

34. Hoodie (Nike)

Plain hoodies are very popular this Christmas season, and Nike has this one that comes in many pretty colors and every size!

35. Drybar The Double Shot Oval Blow-Dryer (Amazon)

This makes blow drying very easy by combining the hot air of a blow-dryer with the round brush to create a smooth, shiny blowout.

36. Sol De Janeiro Hair & Body Fragrance Mist (Amazon)

This body and hair fragrance is extremely popular among teens and college girls — and “feels like summer all year long.”

37. Sneakers (Nike)

Available in 6 different colors, these sneakers offer excellent support for running and working out. 

38. Rechargeable hand warmer (Amazon)

Rechargeable hand warmers can be used for football games, skiing, and more. These hand warmers offer heat on both sides, warm up in seconds, and offer three different warmth settings.

39. Airpod Pro case with AirTag

Airpods are very easy to lose because they are so small. If your daughter is often misplacing her AirPods, this case with an Airtag is trackable so that she will be able to find them easily.

40. Face wash headband and wristband (Amazon)

Face wash headbands and wristbands will prevent water from dripping on her arms or hair while washing her face, making a skincare routine much cleaner and easier.

41. LoveShackFancy Dress (Amazon)

LoveShackFancy is becoming a very popular brand. They have tons of beautiful dresses, shirts, and skirts. This dress is super cute because it can be worn as an everyday outfit, but also can be dressed up for a nice dinner or event.

42. Hugimals (Amazon)

For when your teen needs extra comfort, these adorable stuffed animals are specifically designed to hug back. The removable insert allows for machine washing of outer plush. 

More Great Reading: 

Stocking Stuffers for Teens 

Holiday Gift Guide: 25 Gifts Under $25 That Your Teen Will Love

About Mary Dell Harrington

Mary Dell is the co-founder of Grown and Flown, the #1 site for parents of teens, college students and young adults, reaching millions of parents every month. She started the Grown and Flown Parents Facebook Group and is co-author of Grown and Flown: How to Support Your Teen, Stay Close as a Family, and Raise Independent Adults (Flatiron Books) now in paperback.

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