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13 Eid gifts for the BFF who’s become part of your family

Because they've been with you through it all and you want to give them everything.

 

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With Eid-al-Fitr fast approaching, there’s no need to panic. We have you covered, even for the best friend you’ve basically called a sister for years.

1. This candle that smells like standing in the most beautiful courtyard, the scent of orange blossoms on the breeze.

A light green box with gold text and a white candle.
[Image description: A light green box with gold text and a white candle.] Via Tocca
There’s something so luxurious about a really nice candle, especially when you don’t have to buy it for yourself!

2. A delicate silver Hamsa pendant

A silver pendant shaped like a hand.
[Image description: A silver pendant shaped like a hand.] Via Amazon
This simple hamsa is easy to wear with everyday outfits or with a sleek, elegant dressed-up look.

Sterling silver hamsa necklace- $33.95

3. An agate ring for those who want to be spiritual and fashionable.

An Aqeeq or Agate stone on a sterling silver ring
[Image description: An Aqeeq or Agate stone on a sterling silver ring ] Via Amazon
According to a Sunnah of the Prophet, wearing an aqeeq (agate) is a spiritual and fashionable statement.  This is the perfect gift for both men and women in Islam who like to wear jewelry.

4. Marc Jacobs Decadence perfume 

A purse shaped perfume bottle and light blue-green box
[Image description: A purse shaped perfume bottle and light blue-green box.] via Amazon

 

 

 

With notes of bright florals and woody undertones, treat your friend to a brand new and dare we say decadent scent.

5. These gorgeous minimalist statement earrings 

Gold colored earrings with a light pink resin half-hoop.
[Image description: Gold colored earrings with a light pink resin half-hoop.] Via Amazon
Minimal acrylic styles are having such a moment and if you don’t like the pink option there are several tortoiseshell design options as well.

MOLOCH acrylic statement earrings – $7.99

6. These jhumkay 

A pair of intricate gold chandelier earrings.
[Image description: A pair of intricate gold chandelier earrings.] Via Amazon
You can never have enough jhumkay for Eid parties and wedding season so treat your friends to these classic beauties.

7. This adorable unicorn ramen set, because when ramen is all either of you can afford you wanna make theirs a little more magical.

[Image description: Absolutely adorable ramen bowls filled with ramen.] via Amazon
Honestly, what else can we say about these? We’re obsessed.

8. Makeup palette for those who want to get dolled up for Eid

Morphe x Jaclyn Hill eyeshadow palette open with a rainbow of colors in circular pans
[Image description: Morphe x Jaclyn Hill eyeshadow palette open with a rainbow of colors in circular pans] Via Amazon
People love to look their best on Eid. Give the gift of makeup and help someone try a new look with makeup they can use and experiment with anytime.

9. How about some vegan, cruelty-free lipstick?

A box with marble-design, a red lipstick tube and a lip-liner pencil.
[Image description: A box with marble-design, a red lipstick tube, and a lip-liner pencil. ] Via Amazon
This year, give a gift that’s totally vegan and cruelty-free to show how much you care about your friends as well as the planet.

Besiata Matte Liquid Lipstick & Lip Liner Set -$14.24

10. Or give her this delicate crescent moon necklace.

A small gold crescent moon necklace with small pearls. The packaging reads "Always remember we are under the same sky looking at the same moon."
[Image description: A small gold crescent moon necklace with small pearls. The packaging reads “Always remember we are under the same sky looking at the same moon.” ] Via Amazon
This necklace doubles as a beautiful symbol of faith and a reminder that even when you and your family are apart, you are looking at the same moon in the night sky.

My Very Best crescent moon necklace- $15.80

11. Help spruce up her home with these precious constellation coasters

Two gold and navy coasters with constellations printed on them.
[Image description: Two gold and navy coasters with constellations printed on them.] via Amazon
Nothing says “I’m now a responsible adult” like having coasters and this elegant design is sure to be a winner even if your BFF still faking their way through adulting.

Kate Aspen Under the Stars Glass Coaster Set – $7.12

12. Starbucks gift card for the one who went through coffee withdrawal during Ramadan.

A Starbucks gift card for $25. The card depicts the green Starbucks logo of a woman with a crown.
[Image description: A Starbucks gift card for $25. The card depicts the green Starbucks logo of a woman with a crown. ] Via Amazon
Observing Ramadan requires discipline. For the everyday coffee drinkers, caffeine withdrawal is real. Reward the coffee addict in your family or friend group with a gift card they can indulge on.

13. Give your BFF true Eid joy with these bold, long-lasting, highly-pigmented lippies. Their creamy formula and vibrant colors make them a makeup bag staple.

Reina Rebelde's Bold Lip Color Stick shown in action.
[Image description: Reina Rebelde’s Bold Lip Color Stick shown in action.] via Instagram
These are perfect for that friend who’s looking for a new red lipstick (their Brava shade is my absolute favorite), or that friend who is OVER matte lipstick.

 

Happy (last-minute) Eid shopping!

Woman runs with a shopping cart.
[Image description: Woman runs with a shopping cart.] via tenor.com
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