As an alpaca, I know a thing or two about A’s. All the most amazing, astounding and awesome things in the world start with the letter A!
Whether you are looking for the right gift for a friend or loved one named Adam, Adriana, Amy, Austin or any other any other “A” name, you will find gifts that are appetizing, affordable, adorable and everything in between in the guide below.
Letter A Gift Ideas
1. Astronaut Gifts
You are sure to delight by giving a gift that is out of this world… literally. Astronaut gifts are an inventive way to show someone you mean the world to them without bringing them to outer space. Virgin Galactic tickets not included!
“The astronaut ice cream sandwich might taste a little funny at first, but they are still delicious, and a great learning experience for my kids!
2. Avocado Gifts
Ah, avocados! The most delicious and nutritious fruit… vegetable? Ah, whatever it is it’s SCRUMPTIOUS! You can’t go wrong gifting avocado-based stuff, regardless of whether they are a foodie or health nut or not.
Here are some different options to choose from. A recipe book that will provide instructions on how to create a variety of yummy avocado-based meals, a way to grow your own avocado tree, and the staple of any healthy kitchen – avocado oil.
“I was skeptical the AvoSeedo bowl would actually grow an avocado tree, but 2 months later we have a sprout! Can’t wait to transplant our new little guy into soil.”
3. Apple Products & Accessories
I’m not sure why everyone is so in love with these apples. I tried one once but it was hard and tasted like glass. They weren’t juicy and delicious like apples I’m used to in the Andes. But hey, people seem to love them, so I’m sure they’d make a great gift to pack for a friend or family member.
4. Arcade Games
Have a friend or loved one who grew up during the heyday of the arcade in the 70s and 80s? These gifts will pack a powerful punch of nostalgia which will make them as happy as Pac-Man at a tic-tac factory!
“This Pop-A-Shot arcade hoop is the ultimate basement addition for me and my family. We’ve been having blast competing in intense shootout tournaments together.”
5. Astrology Gifts
Peer into the stars and uncover the gift the universe wants you to find for your astrology-loving loved one. Perhaps they have a name that starts with A, or maybe they don’t, but it doesn’t matter. This is fate!
6. “A” Letter Jewelry
If the goal of your gift is to provide a personalized touch for a special someone in your life who has a name that starts with the letter “A”, it is hard to go wrong with these pieces of jewelry. Choose between rings, earrings and necklaces!
7. Atari Game System
The granddaddy of video game consoles – the Atari Game System – is a welcome gift for any gamer in your life. Whether they grew up on the classic gaming machine, or they are a younger gamer, they are sure to find hours of enjoyment with this classic contraption.
“Major nostalgia playing these classic Atari games again on the new retro console. It really takes me back to being a kid in the arcade.”
8. Books That Start With the Letter “A”
Gifting a book is one of the most thoughtful and meaningful (but also cost-effective) ways to brighten a loved one’s day. There are so many amazing books that start with the letter “A”, including classics like Animal Farm, Alice in Wonderland, and Aesop’s Fables. With such a wide selection, you are sure to find something that works for almost anyone in your life.
9. Archery Gifts
Hit a bullseye with these archery inspired gifts for anyone in your life that has a bit of an adventurous streak. The bow and arrow has gained some traction in recent years thanks to the success of The Hunger Games, so if you are looking for a fun gift that will please people of all ages, you can’t go wrong with an archery gift.
“I was missing all over the place before getting the AccuBow training tool. It helped refine my technique and accuracy tremendously before I stepped up to a real bow.”
10. Amazon Gift Card
Ah, the gift card. Nothing quite says “I love you! (but maybe a procrastinated a bit in getting you a gift)” quite like a gift card. But honestly, who couldn’t use an Amazon gift card? It is the most versatile gift card in the entire universe because practically everything in the entire universe is sold on the internet’s largest ecommerce store.
11. Aromatherapy Gifts
Bring peace and calm with the gift of aromatherapy! I’ve identified some of the best diffusers available which make aromatherapy a breeze. I also found a necklace diffuser which will let your loved one experience those sweet, calming scents wherever they go!
“The ASAKUKI diffuser’s huge water reservoir means I can keep soothing scents running in my office all day without having to refill it constantly.”
12. Air Fryer
Got a friend who could use a little help in the kitchen? You can’t go wrong with giving an air fryer as a present. These miraculous contraptions fry up some delicious meals with almost no oil at all, making it not only very convenient, but also healthier as well.
“The Airfryer lets me indulge in crispy fried favorites like wings and fries without all the unhealthy oil. This thing is a game changer for healthy meal prep.”
This colorful abacus provides a fun way for kids to learn about counting, numbers and math. So don’t waste any time and grab this gift in 3… 2… 1…
14. Art Supplies
For the artist in your life, art supplies are always appreciated. Here are a few gifts for artists of all ages, including the hilarious adult coloring book “Go F*ck Yourself, I’m Coloring”.
“This hilarious adult coloring book is just what I needed to relax and unwind after a long work week. The sassy designs give me a good laugh!”
15. Adidas Gifts
You don’t have to be a member of Run DMC to appreciate the classic athletic apparel brand. Between sneakers, track jackets and waist packs, there are several ways to treat your friend or loved one to a fashionable gift for their active life.
“Finally a durable skate shoe that doesn’t fall apart after a few weeks skating. The Seeleys have great grip and support tricks without failing me.”
16. Aerobics Gifts
Break a sweat with these aerobics essentials, including the classic 80s workout program that started the craze – Jane Fonda’s aerobic workout! These gifts will be a welcome sight for more athletic friends and family who will appreciate a little dose of nostalgia to go with their exercise.
17. American Girl Dolls
Make any girl’s dream come true with these lifelike dolls. Might creep out their parents, though!
18. Aquarium Kit
If you have a loved one with an aquarium, you won’t go wrong with this gift that will bring a little pizazz and style to their fish bowl. This aquarium kit comes complete with all the essentials as well as beautiful LED lights.
“My fish look so vibrant swimming under the mod LED light. It really enhanced the tank’s ambience and my viewing experience.”
19. Ant Farms
Ant farm technology has sure come a long way in recent years. Gone are the days of a simple glass box filled with dirt for your ant pets. Now there are so many cool and intriguing ways to watch an ant colony grow. Check out some of our favorite ant farms below.
“The ant habitat is an awesome STEM gift for curious kids. My son is fascinated watching the colony grow and loves learning about their behaviors.”
20. AT-AT Walker Building Kit
Who needs a warplane building kit, when you can build the ultimate battle machine! Well, until it meets some industrious rebels with some rope, at least. Build your very own iconic Star Wars vehicle with this AT-AT Walker Building Kit and recreate your own battle on Hoth this holiday season!
“Such a fun build for any Star Wars fan. The moving AT-AT model looks awesome displayed in my collection. I’ll cherish it always.”
21. Augmented Reality Gifts
For those who need a little escapism, give the gift of augmented reality this holiday. There are so many new cool and engaging AR-related products coming out each day, but here are a few we thought would fit your budget while still providing the thrill of this new and innovative technology.
22. Audible.com Membership
Got a book reader in your life who might not have the time anymore to sit down and read a book front to back? An Audible gift card might be the solution they are looking for. With Audible, users can listen to thousands of popular audiobooks while commuting, exercising or even just relaxing.
23. Aztec Healing Clay
The holidays can be stressful, so what could be a more welcome gift than some healing clay to melt the stress away?
You don’t need to be a lumberjack to enjoy a good axe. These days, throwing axes are a favorite leisure activity for people of all kinds. But it’s not all just for fun, getting a good axe can be a useful thing to have around the house, which makes this a great gift for the handy person in your life.
“Awesome tomahawk set for beginners. The throwing guide helped me quickly get the form down and stick the target consistently.”
25. Argyle Socks & Sweaters
Argyle isn’t just a pattern for your grandpa anymore. This old-school pattern adds a touch of fun and color to an otherwise moribund wardrobe. Argyle is an instantly recognizable addition to your A-themed gift basket.
26. Airplane Model Kits
These airplane model kits are perfect for anyone who loves aviation. With a wide variety of designs to choose from, you’re sure to find the perfect gift for the aviator in your life. These models are easy to assemble, and make great decorations for any room.
“Challenging but incredibly rewarding build. I’m blown away by how detailed and accurate this Stuka model kit turned out. A centerpiece in my collection.”
27. Aperol Liquor
There’s no better way to show someone you care than with a bottle of aperol. This delicious liquor is the perfect gift for any occasion, and it’s sure to put a smile on the recipient’s face. Whether you’re looking for a birthday present, Christmas gift, or just something special to show your appreciation, a bottle of aperol is the perfect choice.
28. Games That Start With “A”
With so many different options to choose from, you’re sure to find the perfect game for your loved one. So why not give them the gift of fun? Order your games that start with the letter A today!
29. Airsoft Guns
30. Acoustic Guitar
Whether you’re looking for a present for your favorite outdoorsman or someone who loves to have fun, airsoft guns are sure to please. They’re perfect for anyone who likes to spend time in the great outdoors, practicing their shooting skills. Best of all, they’re also tons of fun to shoot!
31. Movies That Start With “A”
This is the perfect gift for any movie buff. With a collection of movies that start with the letter A, they can watch some of the best films ever made. From “A Star is Born” to “Ant Man,” these gifts will delight the movie lover in your life.
32. Apple Pie Gifts
The perfect gift for any occasion – whether you’re celebrating a birthday, sending your congratulations, or just saying thanks, these delicious apple pies are sure to bring a smile to the face of anyone lucky enough to receive them. Made with only the freshest ingredients and baked to perfection, these pies will make any day feel special.