10 Weird Gifts for Your Quirky Friends

If you have an offbeat friend that likes odd things, you know better than to get them an ordinary or boring gift. Here are some ideas for inexpensive, odd gifts that are sure to be different:

1. Onion Flavored Seaweed

If you want to honor their odd side and show you care deeply about their nutrition, give them an onion flavored seaweed brick.

2. Talking Toilet Paper Spindle

You can record your own message of bathroom encouragement. Now how thoughtful is that!?

3. Yodelling Pickle

The product description says “Hours of Mindless Entertainment” … what a perfect gift! It even includes batteries!

4. Giant Umbrella Hat Thingy

It is all-season! This will shield your pal from the sun AND from the rain. Sorry, not for high winds though. Manufacturer suggests it as a gift for your mailman. Hmmm.

5. Honor their oddness with an art print they can hang on the wall

“You have to be odd to be number one.” Well said, Dr. Seuss. Come to thing about it, he’s right.

6. Japanese Otamatone

They can make music for all to enjoy! Open the mouth to change the bass. It’s a portable synthesizer … bet your friend has always wanted one!

7. Magical Unicorn Socks

Well of course she’s been wanting a pair of these.

I suppose we should add a pair for the Cheetos freak:



8. Tibetian Singing Bowl

This will only seem odd to the unenlightened. Actually a beautiful gift even if it is a little different. You can get one for me.

9. How to Talk To Your Cat About Gun Safety: And Abstinence, Drugs … and Other Dangers That Threaten Their Nine Lives

Why, this book is an absolute must for your cat-owning friends!

10. Venus Fly Trap

When you can’t think of anything else to give them. Claims to need no watering, feeding, or sunlight. You know which friend should have this.


There you have it.  10 ideas for that hard-to-buy-for person.  Happy gifting!

Feel free to share your own ideas in the comments.



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