Gift Ideas for Women

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Buying a great gift for a girl is never easy. NEVER. So here's a little guide to at least point you in the right direction toward choosing a gift she's absolutely adore.

Buying the right gift for the special woman in your life can be a nightmare. There are so many gifts to choose from and so many traps and pitfalls along the way that you can sometimes feel as if you're destined to fail.

This is why you need to plan ahead and do your research. Before beginning your search for the perfect gift, we know it sounds stupid, but seriously THINK about her and what she likes and would like to receive. Now this is quite a broad topic, a gift for a woman, so first off the bat you should consider who that person is and what your relationship is to them. Is it your partner, mother, sister, best friend? That will help steer you in the right direction.

Next, consider her personality: is she a bookish type or does she love the outdoors? Does she love music or would she be more at home dining in a gourmet restaurant than in the mosh pit at a concert? The more you know about what she likes, the better your chances of finding the right gift.

If the woman you're buying for has given you any hints, take them into consideration. Like, HEAVY consideration. She knows what she wants and even if you don't think it's something you think she needs, that's hardly an excuse not to get it for her. You're far better off going with something you know she wants than getting something you think she might possibly enjoy.

Once you've sorted that out, settle on a realistic budget. Sure, some of the best gift ideas may be out of your financial reach, but your wallet will thank you for taking a realistic approach.

With all that done, it's now time to go shopping.

Top gift ideas for women

MOR Marshmallow Moments Gift Box Set from RY.COM.AU

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Salado Del Mar Sayulita Swing Chair Hammock - Natural from Surfstitch

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Pampering With Piper Rose from Bockers & Pony

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Stitch And Hide Cassie Leather Clutch - Linen from Surfstitch

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Luxury Womens Robe from Bockers & Pony

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The Amaroo Roundie || The Beach People from Hunters & Gatherers

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Valentino - Valentina Acqua Floreale 80ml Eau de toilette from David Jones

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Kingslee Backpack from Free People

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Byzantine Bike Saddle from Free People

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Gift Experiences

Birthday gift ideas for women

Birthdays are an exciting time of the year. Show your woman you care with one of the gifts from our retailers.

For teenagers

Frends Taylor Headphones from Urban Outfitters

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Harry Potter - Hermione Wand Ollivanders Box from

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The Mortal Instruments from Booktopia

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Abercrombie & Fitch Vintage Super Short Denim Shorts from ASOS

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Julius Friends Lip Gloss Collection 5.0 pack from Priceline

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Elegant Touch Limited Edition Spring Chicken Nails from ASOS

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Luxury gifts for women

Sif Ring from Molten Store

Sif Ring will send hearts aflutter with its timeless beauty.

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Jo Malone London - Red Roses Body Creme from David Jones

Experience the luxury of this blend of seven roses from across the world blended into one delicate body creme.

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Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb EDT 100mL from David Jones

One of the most evocative scents of today is the ever-popular Flowerbomb. Make sure she has it in her purse.

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Britton Aviator from Kurt Geiger

Sun's out, time to whack on that pair of designer sunnies.

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Britton Shoe Necklace from Kurt Geiger

You don't need to blow the budget to buy her something she'll love that top shelf. For all those fashionistas in your life, here's the perfect necklace.

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Hampers for women

Manhattan from Bockers & Pony

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Journeyto Provence Kit from L'Occitane

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The Hamper Emporium Luxury Chocolate & Champagne Hamper from Dan Murphy's

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Ultimate Bath Jewels from Sephora

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Glasshouse Collection from Bockers & Pony

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Krondorf Symmetry Twin Pack from Cellarmasters

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Mother's Day Flowers from Flowers for Everyone

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Spirit of Sharing Hamper from Flowers for Everyone

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Symphony Set - Contains four full sized products from Sephora

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Pampering With Piper Rose from Bockers & Pony

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Gucci Miniatures Gift Set 5 pack from Priceline

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Moët Joy Hamper from Edible Blooms

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Top online retailers


1. Flowers For Everyone

The perfect last-minute gift that doesn’t look like a last minute gift. Buy her flowers and make her smile.

Go to Flowers For Everyone


2. Kurt Geiger

A girl can never have too many pairs of shoes. Fact.
Go to Kurt Geiger


3. Apple Store

Being on-trend with the latest tech: it’s not a geek thing, it’s a stylish thing. From iPads to Macbooks, upgrade the woman in your life with that high-tech gadget she’s been eyeing all year long.
Go to Apple Store


4. StrawberryNET

Make her feel beautiful with a special scent from StrawberryNET. They’re stock of fragrances is immense and they come at a bargain price, too.
Go to StrawberryNET



All you need to know is her size. And an idea of what type of clothes she likes. If that fails, ASOS also has heaps of gorgeous accessories you can buy.
Go to ASOS


6. David Jones

Last minute shoppers, here’s another gem for you. Order your item online and pick it up that very afternoon. Too easy.
Go to David Jones


7. Bellabox

This is the gift that never ends. Sign her up for a bellabox subscription and she’ll receive boxes of cosmetics direct to her door. Now she’ll have no reason to say she’s run out of makeup.
Go to Bellabox


9. Living Social

So she’s a bit more of a luxury experience type of gal, is she? Why not check out Living Social instead then? They specialise in gift vouchers for dinners, holidays, spa treatments and more.

Go to Living Social


10. Viagogo

Want to entertain her? Viagogo will cover that. This online ticket marketplace sells tickets (sometimes for sold out events) for everything from concerts to musicals right down to sports games.

Go to Viagogo


11. Shopbop

If she's the kind of girl who has more wardrobe changes than Miley Cyrus in a music video, then she'll adore a fashion pick from one of the hottest fashion retailers around: Shopbop.

Go to Shopbop

Why shop at to buy gifts for women?

Buying gifts for the women in your life can be both time consuming and difficult. At, we've found a large collection of affordable items from carefully selected online retailers. Oh and did we mention that we've put a lot of thought into what women REALLY want into this list? We should know, there are a couple of women in our office who are eyeing some of these pieces, personally. And then, let's not forget our discount codes, which mean you'll save on that gift, too. Not that she EVER has to know...

Stephanie Yip

Stephanie Yip is a journalist at and an all round bargain hunter. If there's an online coupon code or deal available, she'll know about it. And she'll let you know about it, too. Because shopping is one of the great pleasures in life, no?

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