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What to get 18 year old who has everything!

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kiely32 Fri 14-Oct-16 15:32:25

Hi all!

I am looking for some inspiration for gift ideas for my 18 year old son. He has a very well paid job and buys himself everything he wants and needs. I think I will get an experience for his main present but am looking for ideas on what I could get for him to open. He has a car but hasn't passed his test yet (on 31st Oct). He works long days, commutes in to the city, so doesn't have any hobbies. He does like socialising with friends on the weekend but other than that he is at home on his computer. Any one got any ideas?

Fairylea Fri 14-Oct-16 15:35:58

iTunes card of significant value in some sort of nice wallet?

bruffin Fri 14-Oct-16 15:39:50

My ds 21 is still into lego.He got limited edition bttf de laurean lego for his 18th and a nice watch.

happsymum Sat 15-Oct-16 06:41:31

shoes (add to the bulk of his pile too) my DB (21) always asks for more.
phone/tablet powerbank
steam voucher (pc games)
nano blocks
cd player for his car
or cd wallet case for cd's for the car
experience days
voucher for fav clothes shop
cineworld gift box

Fueledwithfairydustandgin Sat 15-Oct-16 06:58:34

Weekend away somewhere? You could maybe involve a friend then you could wrap some silly things for him to guess. For my sisters 18th she unwrapped a beach towel, some sunglasses then a bucket and spade with tickets in.
Dressing gown

kiely32 Sat 15-Oct-16 07:04:22

Great ideas! Thanks

Strikingclock Sat 15-Oct-16 07:10:21

Open up a bank savings account

Money towards car insurance for when he passes test? (It's cripplingly expensive at their age).

Strikingclock Sat 15-Oct-16 07:11:38

Oh sorry, pls ignore my last post - just read you want something for him to open!

Alorsmum Sat 15-Oct-16 07:12:03

Super nosy but what's his very good job at 18?

Shockers Sat 15-Oct-16 07:14:06

I wondered that too!

Fueledwithfairydustandgin Sat 15-Oct-16 07:38:00

Me too grin

kiely32 Sat 15-Oct-16 08:09:06

Haha, he is an IT analyst. Earns way more than me! Hope he is putting in as much thought in to my pressie 😂

AlbertaDewdrop Sat 15-Oct-16 08:41:59

Paul Smith Wallet. Some have naked ladies on the inside. Been a hit with every 18 year old that I know,

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