40th Birthday Gift Ideas

What do you get for someone who is 40 years old? It can be the beginning of a turbulent decade. Over the hill, or life begins and all that. For some, it means grappling with teenagers or finding our what it’s like to be a person and not a parent again. It also a common time for divorce and starting over again. Do they need something to remind them of younger passions? Boost their confidence? Are they into fine dining and luxuries? Or ready to discover new interests and pursuits?

Here are some of the best online retailers with gifts suitable for 40 year olds.

  • Hampergifts.co.uk is a family-run business established in 2005. They create beautiful, hand-made hampers & gift baskets.Hampers contain premium, award-winning food & drink. Choose your delivery date and add a personal message.
  • GreatMagazines – magazine subscriptions are a popular gift that lasts all year. Choose one that matches their current interests (home & garden, travel and adventure?) or try to inspire a new interest or hobby.
  • Activity Superstore – Original and exclusive gift experiences – from full throttle Ferrari Driving, to adrenaline fuelled White Water Rafting and Extreme Aerobatics in an Extra 300 aircraft to total indulgence at a luxury health spa
  • I Want One Of Those – One of the top online gift sites, with more gadgets than you can shake a stick at. Toys and games, office gadgets, kitsch and retro toys and so much more! Delivery to the UK, US and some European destinations.
  • Majestic Wine – The UK’s biggest mixed case wine retailer. Mix and match fine wines, champagne, fortified wines, beer, spirits and soft drinks
  • Plain Lazy – Quality t-shirts with that distinctive cheeky branding. T-shirts, hoodies, shorts, hats and more with funny slogans that may leave the gift recipient wondering whether you’re laughing with them or at them.
  • Scottsdale Golf – The best prices on golf equipment including drivers, fairway woods, irons, wedges, putters, balls, bags and shoes to trolleys, accessories and clothing.
  • Thorntons – A brand synonymous with indulgence that everyone knows and trusts. Huge variety of delicious flavours and beautifully presented. Delivers worldwide.
  • Toffs – The Old Fashioned Football Shirt Co – The largest manufacturer and retailer of authentic retro football shirts. The range covers the period from 1885 to the early 1990’s and includes shirts from teams from all over the world.
  • Vintage Wine Gifts – Single bottles of top quality vintage wine, port, whisky, Armagnac and champagne. All bottles are beautifully packaged with a gift message and tasting and storage notes. You could even buy them a bottle to match their age or anniversary: see 21st, 25th, 30th, 40th, 50th, 60th, 65th and 70th birthday gifts.
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