If the 25 years anniversary special of Friends Reunion made you feel old, don’t’ fret! Time to reboot with these amazing gift options and collectibles that will carry over the cheery snuggly feeling for a little longer. Get rewired with these inspiring gifts for fans of friends. Because we can all safely agree – We can’t really say goodbye to Ross, Rachel, Chandler, Monica, Joey, and Phoebe, just yet.
The uninitiated may wonder why? Well, for starters – The Central Perk gang, their bust a gut jokes and crazy chemistry made Friends what it is – Unforgettable. There are some newfound admirers of the show after it became available on the leading streaming platform, enabling a wider reach.
Old friends, New Friends – You are all welcome to this party!
27 Best Gift Ideas for F.R.I.E.N.D.S. Fans
From snazzy clothing and alluring accessories to fun games and cute collectibles, we have got you covered to be FRIENDS ready. Just dive right in and shop your choice!
1. Friends Trivia Quiz
Its’ time to get Manhattan in the house, as your party gets a Friends facelift with these captivating quiz cards. Geared to test every fans’ knowledge and commitment to the show, the Trivia Quiz is equal parts entertaining and reminiscent of your most adored moments and laughs from the series. Oh and the packaging transforms Monica’s immaculate apartment into a purple drawstring bag with a yellow peephole. Gifting can’t get more real than this.
2. Central Perk Lego Kit
Monica with a serving tray, Phoebe on the performing stage, and the rest of the gang slouching on the comfy sofa! Rings a bell? The Friends Lego Kit with its cool mini figurines and cutesy accessories will bring back memories from the show and help relive them with limitless possibilities of role-playing. Fans would trip with excitement akin to the energy of the Central Perk Café.
3. Friends Wheel of Mayhem Game
Be it a casual watcher or a devoted fan of the series, everyone knows Friends means fun, laughter and hilariously challenging situations! And when there is a game personally endorsed by Chandler Bing – the original Mayhem Master, it has to be entertaining. The Wheel of Mayhem with some bamboozling challenges, both old and new, will make it one hell of a night to remember, as you razzle and dazzle from one task to the other with your own set of crazy friends.
4. Friends Infographic Notebook
From the ear-deafening “We were on a break” to the side-splitting “I wish I could, but I don’t want to” the Friends quotes are etched in our hearts forever. Get inspired every time you open your book to write your mundane to-do’s, philosophical musings, or adventurous bucket list. If the content written inside is not as upbeat as Friends, the colorful punch words and legendary one-liners will keep it hot and happening for the show buffs.
5. F.R.I.E.N.D.S Inspired Friendship Picture Frame
A cute bow, a perfect click with your bestie, and a nice friendship quote to go with it. A complete package that screams – “I’ll be there for you”! Channel your inner fan of Friends and bring joy to your loved ones with this thoughtful gesture that immortalizes your friendship in a picture-perfect way.
6. I’ll Be There For You When the Rain Starts to Fall – Scented Candle
Probably the most reassuring words in the history of friendship are hidden in this title track of Friends and now in this scented candle. “I’ll be there for you when the rain starts to fall” labeled across the candle with petite raindrops and umbrella, evokes the basic emotion of watching the back of your friends when they need you. The candle oozes the sweet smell of rain, sealing this bond forever.
7. The One with All the Recipes: An Unofficial Cookbook for Fans of Friends
8. Friends Multi Coloured Magnets
While Phoebe might not even have a “pla” but we have a perfect “plan” to jazz up the metals in your house with some fervor of Friends. This set of magnets captures the major moments of the show and gives you a no-stress way to flaunt your fandom to the world. Advisory – Magnets inspire major missing and may lead you to re-watch the whole series, again!
9. You’re My Lobster Keychain
Have your own “Mates forever” moment with this shiny and sleek “You’re My Lobster” keychain. The lovable lobster charm coupled with an adorable message will convey your true feelings to your girlfriend/boyfriend/avid fan in the classic Friends way. And did we mention that the keychain is lightweight and tarnish-free?
10. Friends Picture Hanger
We believe your life is no less magical than this eminent show and your friendships deserve their own air time. Let this beautifully crafted Friends picture pin hanger hold special memories with your amazing friends. Each time loyal fans pins up a picture, they would see reflections of the great friendship shared on the show and off it.
11. Friends Memorabilia Notebook
Revisit Chandlers’ witty one-liners or Monica’s A-Type Motivation with this Friends inspired purple notebook that will accommodate all your thoughts. Launched as a special 25-year anniversary prop, the easy-breezy lined notebook packed with 30 powerful quotes, would give any Friends aficionado enough reasons to write their moments of great joy or learnings at the office, school, or home.
12. Friends Sweatshirt
For the admirers of Friends show, the 6 characters aren’t just names but personas that they can relate to. Going a step further, friends enthusiasts can now wear their love for these endearing individuals on the sleeves, umm…. we mean the entire sweatshirt. Let others know loud and clear, how much these names mean to you…without uttering a single word.
13. “The One Where It’s My Birthday” Unisex T-shirt
Friends made the catchphrase “The one…..” quite viral and even after 25 years of its launch, these interesting show titles refuse to dull away. So if a search is underway to land an ideal birthday gift for a fan of friends’, you have an easy-peasy answer. This T-shirt demands no explanation, whatsoever. It is simply legendary! Just like the show.
14. Friends Makeup Bag
That this makeup bag is a winner might be a Moo point for Joey, but the girls wouldn’t have any qualms in admitting its prettiness. Strewn with graffiti pictures from Friends, it has the much-celebrated couch, the famed coffee mug, the yellow peephole, and even Phoebe’s guitar. Now, is there a better way to stash makeup or toiletries? Given that it’s a fan-favorite storage pouch with strong nostalgic value, the answer is probably negative.
15. “The One Where I drink the Wine” Glass
The One Where I Drink the Wine….And what happens next? Well, watch any of your favourite friends episodes or let the mystery unfold as you pour wine into this cute and vibrant-looking glass. The primary color dots in between the letters adds that much desired “Friends” drama, making every ounce from this glass worthy of a fans’ adulation.
16. F.R.I.E.N.D.S Welcome Doormat
Give your guests a friendly welcome with this hand-painted Friends doormat putting an instant smile on their faces. Featuring the yellow peephole frame, colorful dots, and famous fonts, get ready to receive tons of compliments from the visitants to your home. Friends right at the entry point, could the fans be more excited?
17. Friends Central Perk Oversized Coffee Mug
If you were teary-eyed during the Friends reunion, just order this oversized mug already. Drinking or even eating out of this wide-mouthed mug (Cereals and Ice-cream) is like reliving the mushy silly feelings you experienced while watching these 6 friends chill at the Central Perk Café. With this coffee mug, hot or cold, doesn’t matter. Friends matter. A lot!
18. Friends Bamboo Wood Coaster
Friends fans can’t help but quote the insider jokes from the series for any given situation. If you feel these amazing catchphrases can change the lives of your friends or something less revolutionary as kickstarting a conversation, these wooden coasters would do the trick. From pivoting of the sofa to Phoebe’s smelly cat rendition, these bamboo coasters would be there for you and for all your mugs too.
19. Friends Flannel Throw Blanket
If you want to feel the same warmth that Mathew Perry would have felt when Jennifer Anniston comforted him on the anniversary special, grab one of these snug and fuzzy throw blankets. Fans can cuddle a truckload of memories from Friends by wearing this blanket anywhere and everywhere, proudly showcasing the amusing one-liners and imageries from the show, which mean the world to them!
20. Friends Bathroom Décor Set
Take your fandom to the next level…er… we mean bathroom level, by going all in with this Friends inspired bathroom décor set. With illustrious memoirs from Friends printed all over the shower curtain, bathroom mats and also the cover for toilet lid, these accessories will help you to attain restroom Unagi sooner or later!
21. “You Are The Rachel to My Monica” Mug
From high school BFFs to colliding back as roommates, Rachel and Monica’s friendship runs deeper than it meets the eye. If you and your girlies share a similar bond or if you want to rekindle the friendship with a long-distance drifted friend, this wine tumbler will make things go back to how they were. Just like Monica took Rachael under her wings, no questions asked!
22. Friends Coffee Mug Set of 6
With each of the Friends characters so amazing, we can’t’ really play any favorites. The Friends Gift Mug Set helps to overcome this problem by giving all your 6 beloved beings and their famous quotes labeled across mugs that can hold tea, coffee, hot chocolate, and any other liquid that gets you going. Don’t miss out on the watermarked background decorated with Friends’ iconic memories.
23. Friends Peephole Door Frame
Giving your doors a friendly Friends twist is the lovely-looking peephole frame in yellow. An easy conversation starter, the fans would have a gala time discussing it with fellow followers and even non-fans, explaining the relevance and beauty of this yellow wonder. The Friends enthusiasts can also hang it on the wall like a picture frame with their precious moments’ peeping through the carved borders.
24. Friends Pint Glass Set
Mmmmm…Soup. We mean Soup or any other drink would taste as yummy as Monica’s famous concoctions in these engraved pint glasses. Say cheers with friends in your Unagi state, pivot through your daily chores with a fresh lime soda, or just pick your “smelly cat” glass at the end of the day to drown your sorrows. There is something for every situation and every friend. Clink-Clink!
25. Friends Personalized Cup with Straw
How about seeing your loved ones’ names written in the cherished Friends fonts with the hard-to-miss yellow, blue and red dots between the letters? Classic. Right? The skinny tumbler with straw is ideal for fans to slurp their way through a marathon session of watching Friends. After all, being hydrated is only fair as you wait for Ross and Rachael to finally kiss in Season 2.
26. Friends Tea Towels
Half of the shows’ airtime saw the 6 buddies idling away on the Central Perk couch, sipping away their coffees and hot chocolates. So someone thought of Tea Towels having a distinct Friends imprint is not surprising. Great for gifting fans who like to keep their kitchens and lips squeaky clean. Gentle Reminder… It has to be Monica Clean!
27. Friends inspired Apartment Key Holder
A true Friends fan would lap up the opportunity to seek refuge in Monica’s lavender-hued apartment just like Rachel did after being the runaway bride. While a trip to the actual apartment seems unreal, this miniature replica key holder will open the doors to the famous apartment, quite literally. Complete with teeny tiny details like the yellow frame peephole and dainty artifacts, don’t blame the fans for stepping in and out of the doorway more often than usual. Not to forget, it will hold your keys too.
“How you doin’?” Impressed much?
Friends were the original trendsetter and build the foundation for many other group buddy comedies. However, there can only be one F.R.I.E.N.D.S. Period!
The gifts curated in this article are reflective of the epic madness and love this show managed to convey, making our lives lighter and better. Celebrate friendship and all its other shades by picking any number from this Friends inspired powerful gift list.
Your Friend’s fans are sure to mimic Janice and her uniquely uttered squeal of “Oh. My. God.” on receiving these joyous memorabilia.
We would love to know things you have gifted or want to gift an avid Friends Fan. Do let us know in the comments section.