Not gonna lie, teenagers are incredibly hard to shop for. By age 14, they are developing specific interests, and you might not even really know what those interests are, but we’ve got an awesome list that has a little bit of everything — from electronics, to room decor, cooking and sports. Here it is, the best gifts for 14-year-olds.
Raspberry Pi 2, $69.99
This credit card-size computer (with the sweet name) teaches kids about hardware and programming. If your teen is into programming, she’ll be all over this.
Aeropostale Graphic Tee, $8
This ultra-trendy Brooklyn Bridge Graphic tee will be the perfect addition to his wardrobe, and help him look hip, comfy, and casual.
Seize the Story, $16.84
If your 14-year-old is interested in writing, she might really enjoy a book full of tips on character development, setting, voice, style, plot, and more. The book is filled with story building activities to help readers apply what they’ve learned.
Star Wars ‘Death Star’ Dictionary Print, $10
If the 14-year-old in your life is looking for a way to incorporate a little Jedi-love in a more sophisticated, bookish way, these Star Wars dictionary prints are incredibly awesome.
Acoustic Guitar, $199.99
This really solid 6-string acoustic guitar is a fantastic gift for any teen who is serious about music.
I Am Malala, $8.44
Yes, this is a biography, but it’s about a 15-year-old girl who fought for her right to an education and was then shot in the head at point-blank range on her way home from school. This powerful (and inspiring) story follows Malala’s extraordinary journey from a remote valley in Pakistan to becoming Nobel Peace Prize nominee and international symbol of peaceful protest.
Lovely Eighties Vintage Style Ear Cuff, $4.49
Versatile, fun, and stylish, ear cuffs are all the rage right now. This star-shaped cuff will add some eye-catching glam to your 14-year-old’s wardrobe (even if she doesn’t have pierced ears!).