7 Trendy, Affordable Summer Gift Ideas for Fashion-Lovers
No matter the occasion—a college farewell to a friend, an anniversary, a summer hostess gift, a birthday, or wedding—we have the perfect Pinterest-inspired gift ideas for the fashion-obssessed friends and family in your life.
1. Chic Sketch fashion illustration ($9.99)
Named “One of Today’s Most Interesting Fashion Apps” by Vogue España, Chic Sketch is a fashion-forward mobile app that delivers custom digital portraits hand-drawn by one of their live fashion illustrators.
At only $9.99, this is a must for any creative gift bundle. All you need to do is upload a personal photo in the Chic Sketch app (free to download on iPhone and Android). Once it’s ready, save the digital sketch to your camera roll and wait to send it to your mom, sister, BFF (whoever!) on their special day.
These chic, trendy sketches make for fabulous Instagrams, blog icons, or phone wallpapers.
Like we always say, #ElevateYourSelfie. You can now use your sketch to customize a phone case or picture frame in our Chic Sketch Shop—right in the app! Stay tuned because an online shop is coming soon!
Our Chic phone cases’ sleek, minimalistic design is perfect for any fashionista on-the-go. Each case is made of a lightweight polycarbonate shell with a protective, shock-absorbing rubber.
If your special occasion is cause for nostalgia, shop our luxe chic photo frames. Perfect for home or office, this acrylic frame is crystal clear with a smooth, glossy finish.
Both case and frame come in an elegant, black-felt-lined box—ideal for gift-giving.
3. Vermeil Prosecco Rose Corta Maison Candle ($30.00)
The Voluspa Vermeil collection is the essence of Sunday morning spa days. Inspired by the rich luster of Vermeil silver, each candle is “crafted with a coconut wax blend, essential oils and cotton wicks to ensure a clean, fragrant and unforgettable burn.” This “Prosecco Rose” fragrance (perfect for any bubble bath) contains notes of brut rose champagne, chilled and poured over cassis berries and edible white rose petals.” Can you think of anything more chic for a summer spa day?
4. Oh Deer Marble or Mineral Notebook ($20.45)
Nothing screams class like chic marble prints! Any style-obsessed BFF will be sure to appreciate the craft and quality of a white marble or violet mineral daily journal. Oh Deer paired up with Urban Outfitters to bring a modern twist to classic patterns, bringing us the perfect gift for just about anyone with an eye for beauty.
5. SunnyLife Luxe Rose Gold Flamingo Float ($70.00)
These chic, rosy floats are perfect for vibrant summer weekends spent lounging poolside, sipping sangria and indulging in that book you’ve been meaning to get to. Or, invite your besties over the ultimate Instagrammable pool party that’ll be sure to liven up your Insta feed.
6. Kate Spade ‘One In a Million’ Initial Pendant ($58.00)
What better way to show the thought you put into gift-giving than to customize a delicate, gold pendant with your loved one’s initial? Pair this with a custom Chic Sketch, and you’ve got yourself the ultimate thoughtful gift bundle.
7. Anastasia Beverly Hills Aurora Glow Kit ($40.00)
Any fashionista can also appreciate a beauty routine to complement her trendy ensemble. And, let’s be real, we all need and love a good highlight. This Anastasia glow kit includes a full spectrum of both pearly iridescent shades and warmer metallic finishes. Ulta recommends to either “layer shades for a multi-dimensional glow” or “apply on top of your favorite lip and eye products to transform your look into a new dimension.”
So, there you have it: our Chic-Sketch-approved guide to trendy, chic gifts your fashion-obssesed friends and fam will adore you for.