Birthdays are generally a special day in the life of any person. But when it is the 18th birthday or the 21st birthday, it ought to be very special. These birthdays mark the stepping of a person into adulthood formally. The 18th birthday is the second last birthday in the teen group and in many parts of the world, after the 18th birthday, one is considered an adult. However, in many countries, the 21st birthday is considered as the stepping stone to adulthood. Whatever be the year, 18th birthday gifts as well as 21st birthday gifts should be well selected as they remain special all throughout life. There are different kinds of gifts for boys and girls as 21st birthday gifts and 18th birthday gifts. Unisex birthday gifts are also available nowadays and are meant for both boys and girls alike.
Here are some unique items that can make excellent 18th birthday gifts as well as 21st birthday gifts:
- You can officially start drinking after 18 years of age in some countries and 21 years of age in others. Therefore a personalized beer mug can be among the best 21st birthday gifts or 18th birthday gifts. Have a nice note written on the beer mug. The mug can also be kept as a decorative piece in the drawing room.
- A personalized photo album consisting of pictures from every year of the life of the person can make unique 21st birthday gifts and even 18th birthday gifts. You can add interesting captions below each image. With such pictures, the person can relive the moments once more.
- If the birthday boy/girl is a gadget freak, electronic gadgets like pendrives, i-pods, mp3 players etc can be given as birthday gifts for the 18th and the 21st birthday.
- Watches can also make excellent 21st Birthday Gifts and 18th birthday gifts. Buy the watch keeping the taste of the person in mind. While some people like sober stuffs, some like a bit trendy and funky stuff. You will get watches in both the varieties and in different price ranges.
- If the person is fond of movies or music, a nice collection of his/her favorite music and movies can be presented. These kinds of 21st birthday gifts or 18th Birthday Gifts remain treasures for lifetime. The movies and music can be enjoyed again and again over the years. Just keep the taste of the person in mind while selecting the movies and the music.