Why do giraffes have such long necks?
If they didn’t, they would just be spotty horses!
Giraffes are the animal that we secretly aspire to be. Kind, gentle, considerate and long necks….(Okay, the last one is just us)
Why do fans of giraffes love them so much? Well, the previous reasons (apart from the long necks) are just a few of them.
Other reasons include facts like they have beautiful eyelashes that make them adorable, the way they run is cute, yet gangly. And also they look elegant and amazing.
We will give you some cool facts about the gentle giant that is the giraffe towards the end of our article. But first, let’s have a sneak peek at our home run hits of which are the greatest gifts for fans of giraffes.
1. Wooden Giraffe Jigsaw Puzzle for Adults
This Giraffe jigsaw puzzle is as colorful and interesting as the giraffe. It is a fantastic way to interact with friends, family, and children. A giraffe face puzzle that will test not only your grey cells and patience but also prove as a very useful way to create something beautiful and memorable. Complete and dismantle the pieces or complete the puzzle and frame it. The choice is yours.
2. Original 3D Crystal Jigsaw Puzzle – Giraffe & Baby
A new take on jigsaw puzzles is the 3D puzzles. This crystal 3D jigsaw puzzle is the next generation of this new trend. An extra dimension means extra brainpower and extra fun. Jigsaw puzzles could be completed and framed before, now the crystal 3D puzzles can be completed and be used as statuettes for home display. The satisfaction of completing this gift could last a lifetime.
3. The Yarn Giraffes Kit
For those crafty giraffe fans, this is a great gift idea that will stay with them long after they have completed the task. These beautiful yarn giraffes are perfect for any giraffe lover that wants to hold the giraffe rather than look at them from afar. Full instructions are provided and satisfaction is guaranteed. A gift that will keep on giving.
4. Inflatable Giraffe – Party Decoration
Giraffes and pool parties? We never thought we would see the day but here we are. This giraffe gift recommendation is a sure winner, especially for the kids. This inflatable pool party decoration is going to attract and entertain everyone. Perfect for a themed party or just a piece of surreal conversation starters. Well worth the gift-giving.
5. Geometric Giraffe Metal Wall Art
When you think of giraffes, what do you think of? Proud, classically beautiful, elegant? Yes, all of this and more. With this gift idea of geometric metal wall art, you get to see these rare qualities in shape and form. It has a gold shimmer and is available in sizes from 14” to 42” (on request), so it can be as eye-catching and formidable as you like or think your giraffe loving friend will like. This is a room centerpiece that is incomparable.
6. Giraffe Watercolor Print Picture
A classy-looking beautiful piece of art that is as timeless and fun as the Giraffe. This watercolor print is as colorful and vibrant as the Serengeti plain, with a hint of goofiness that the Giraffe seems to exude always. Giving this gift will give the giraffe lover a huge smile and the opportunity to show off their love of this gentle and beautiful animal.
7. Giraffe Barcino mosaic statue with Flower design
This giraffe gift idea is an abstract art piece that everyone can admire and enjoy. Colorful and kitsch, with a splash of fun, this will be an eye-catching piece for the home or office space. Hand-painted and great for collectors or home decoration enthusiass, it is a perfect giraffe lovers gift item.
8. Giraffe Family Personalized Flag
We like to throw a curveball occasionally into our list of gift ideas. This is one of those times. The personalized flag with a cute Giraffe family print is a total delight that is sure to be heartwarming memory for the receiver of this gift. The design and thought will stir some beautiful emotions in the host family as well as the guests visiting them. Personalize it with as many names and as many giraffes as required. Then sit back, relax and watch the amusement and adulation that ensues.
9. Indoor/Outdoor Giraffe Planter
Giraffes are nature’s funny children. This gift idea makes the owner one with nature and their favorite animal, without much hassle. Usable indoors or outdoors for their plants, this planter is a quirky urban attraction that will help to grow their favorite flowers or plants successfully. Made from weather durable materials, this item is good for indoor window railings (detachable legs) as well as an adornment for your garden/patio outdoors.
10. Wooden Giraffe Hand Carved Eyeglass Holder
Be it movies or books, Giraffes are always portrayed as nerdy, kind creatures with hearts of gold. Channeling this geeky side of Giraffe lovers, this hand-carved eyeglass holder is an ideal gift for the glasses wearer in your life who seems to be short of a place to rest their spectacles. This gift is both thoughtful and adorable.
11. “I Just Freaking Love Giraffes Funny” – Goblet Wine Glass
If giraffes were human they may well be lovers of wine. Something about the long neck and austere face makes us think they would be sommeliers. This gift idea of a wine glass etched with a giraffe face is perfect for a giraffe lover that likes to enjoy a glass of wine also. Let’s say cheers to this genius of an idea.
12. Stylish Giraffe Metal Statue
This funny yet upmarket giraffe statue is a real winner in the giraffe gifting world. An abstract design but instantly recognizable as the glorious Giraffe, it is a great piece for inside the home or outside on the balcony or in the garden. If the giraffe lover in your life has artistic leanings, they will be thankful to you forever with this gifting choice.
13. Giraffe Socks
Socks are an eternal gift that cannot be denied. We all wear them and enjoy them, especially when they have our favorite animal on them. Giraffe novelty socks will be a massive hit with any giraffe fan. Made with cotton but with added spandex to create even more comfort and durability, these socks will be an added bonus to your friend’s wardrobe that they will appreciate and will amuse them for a long time.
14. Crazy Giraffe Family – Cloth Face Mask With Filter Pocket
Face masks are a trendy norm so we thought featuring a fun one in our list would be lapped up by many gifters. These giraffe face masks make for a real style statement as people are blending safety with fashion in today’s world. With their humorous giraffes in shades design, they will impress and amuse everyone around. Stay safe and stay silly.
15. The Mountain Men’s Giraffe T-shirt
An impressive and dramatic giraffe print is just one of the things about this T-Shirt. Quality 100% cotton, pre-shrunk, and environmentally friendly are all important factors to clothing these days so with this gift idea you can be reassured that you are providing the best to your giraffe-loving friend with the best of designs.
16. Adult One Piece Cosplay Giraffe Costume
They call it a cosplay costume, we call it a onesie. Whatever you call it, we call it a hit gift idea for giraffe fans. Comfortable and cozy, this onesie will ease away the strains of the day and release your inner giraffe after a stressful time. Whether they are watching a movie, relaxing, listening to music, or just snuggling up with a good book or video game, this onesie will make them feel loved and thankful.
17. Adjustable Flat Brim Low Profile Baseball Caps
Giraffes and baseball caps are like roller blades on fish but you can’t deny that this funky giraffe design is going to be a hit with everyone around. We think this is a step above the usual giraffe design. It is an animal print design that is instantly recognizable without featuring a picture of a giraffe. They will get their message across that they are the number one giraffe fan without uttering a word. Money well spent, we are sure you will agree.
18. Giraffe Kids T-Shirt (Girls Boys 3-16 Years)
There is something undeniably funny about giraffes, even though they are the Gentry of the animal world. This humorous kids T-Shirt is going to make smiles appear and worries blow away as soon as anyone sees this fashion item. A great gift idea for kids and teens with a cheeky giraffe sense of humor.
19. Giraffe Beach Robe for Babies (Unisex)
Everyone loves giraffes. Everyone loves babies…until they poop and then all bets are off! Imagine a baby in a giraffe-themed beach robe. The cute factor would go off the scale. That’s why we nominated this giraffe gift idea of a baby beach robe. It will dry off and keep the little nipper warm and snug after a dip in the pool and the proud parents will be even prouder showing off that their offspring is a fan of giraffes.
20. Giraffe Black & White Diamond Pendant Necklace
Giraffes are impressive and invite immediate attention. As will this jewelry gift item. A sterling silver pendant necklace featuring (you guessed it) giraffes with black and white diamond detailing. B&W is a classic combination, making it a firm favorite with the giraffe lover in your life. Giraffes eat the juiciest and choicest best leaves from the tallest trees and never settle for second best. And you too shouldn’t as well by picking this top-notch pendant for the ultimate Giraffe fan.
21. Expandable Bangle for Women, Giraffe Charm
Giraffe jewelry doesn’t come much more innovative than this. An expandable bangle with giraffe charm. It has a sliding mechanism that replaces the usual locking mechanism and so it fits wrists of all sizes. With its stunningly silver giraffe design and a fabulous message, it is bound to be a big hit with giraffe fans.
22. Giraffe Ring Holder and Hinged Trinket Box
What do all things need? Somewhere to live. This trinket box with a unique giraffe design is the place for the animal buffs to store all of their giraffe as well as non-giraffe jewelry. Albeit small ones. It is a crystal jeweled figurine with cute giraffe design and will be a loved item.
23. Lightweight Africa Giraffe Earrings
These African Safari-themed giraffe print earrings add a touch of color and the unusual to any outfit. Suitable for any age due to their lightweight design and comfort, these giraffe earrings will be adored by young and old alike. Congratulations! You added a dashing pair of earrings to their wardrobe with their favorite herbivore, the giraffe.
24. Giraffe Temporary Tattoos
The idea of getting a real tattoo is a daunting prospect but with this temporary giraffe tattoo kit, that can be a thing of the past. Simply apply with water, wait a few seconds, peel off and then let the giraffe fun begin. The bright colorful tattoo decals apart from being amazing, won’t break your bank balance or their skin like a regular tattoo. Even better, it only lasts a few days so it’s perfect for a weekend gateway or a vacation. Giraffe-Tattoo-Tastic!
25. National Geographic Readers: Giraffes
The gift of knowledge is permanent and enriching. Get them a learning source like this National Geographic book that allows them to learn about the majestic beast in all its glory. National Geographic is a trusted and award-winning resource, hence you can be assured that they are learning from the best. With tons of pictures, facts, and figures about giraffes, this is the place to start or continue learning about our awesome tall creatures.
26. The Giraffe Who Found Its Spots
This wonderful story is both soul-stirring and educational. A young giraffe meets several different animals and learns important lessons about trying to fit into different groups. The beautiful lesson to be learned is that everyone is different and should be accepted for who they are rather than who people think they should be. A great way for younger giraffe fans to learn from a book featuring their favorite animal.
27. Giraffe Rectangle Gaming Mousepad
Mouse Pads have come a long way since the early days of owning computers. This giraffe print of a mother and baby in a loving moment is a perfect reminder for the giraffe fans. Designed for gamers and techies, the rubber mousepad is compatible with all different mouse brands and will make mouse tracking a smooth and enjoyable experience. Mousepad fashion is a very personal choice and this giraffe gift is an ideal pick for giraffe fans to fly their flag and proudly show their love for our long-necked pals.
28. Handmade Comic Wooden Giraffes (2pcs Set)
These hand-carved wooden giraffe statues are made in Indonesia and each of them is unique to the giraffe lover in your world. Ideal for children’s bedrooms, balcony/garden seating area, or even living room, these would look great in practically any space you can think of. They will bring a touch of snazzy humor to your home decor and will no doubt acquire nicknames of their own like family members. After all, they are as lovable as giraffes themselves.
That was our carefully curated list of best gift ideas for Giraffe fans.
As promised, here are a few fun facts about Giraffes that will get you into this animal-themed gifting zone.
- Giraffes are the tallest mammals on earth. They have legs that can tower above tallest people.
- Giraffes only have the need to drink once or twice every few days. They must take really big gulps!
- Giraffe spots are very much like human fingerprints. Never commit a crime with a giraffe!
- A giraffe’s neck is too short to reach the ground. That is why they have to awkwardly spread their legs to drink water.
- Giraffes spend most of their lives standing up. They sleep and give birth standing up.
- Giraffe calves can stand and walk very early on after being born. After an hour, the giraffe calf is up and about walking.
We hope you got a lot of gifting ideas to make the Giraffe lover in your life happy. Please share your thoughts in the comments section and tell us about your giraffe gift experiences and gifts that you liked from our handpicked list.
Until next time, be like a giraffe, lovable with a towering personality and probably a Vegan!