Nature’s ultimate killing machine or just a big softy?
The fascination we have for sharks is probably as old as the human race itself. Sharks and fans of sharks are a special breed. They both have a certain mysterious aura, thanks to the killing combination of their fear factor and undeniable beauty.
The powerful creatures are sometimes misunderstood but they move forward, without caring much about what others think or say.
If you are smitten with this wonderful underwater mortal, then you would surely love the facts and gift ideas featured in this article.
Here are some awesome Shark Facts for readers trying to fish out the best gifts for their favorite Shark fan:
- Sharks have been around for over 450 million years which makes them one of the oldest creatures to have existed.
- The toothy beasts have such a good eyesight that they can see electromagnetic fields in the ocean and even temperature changes.
- Sharks don’t have bones. They actually have cartilage tissue like that in our noses and ears which helps their buoyancy in the water.
- When a shark is flipped upside down they go into a trance like state. This is why you see scientists working on them when they are flipped over. Much safer.
- Some breeds of sharks lay eggs and some give birth to their offspring.
- There are over 440 different breeds of sharks. The most commonly known is the great white shark, made famous by the movie Jaws.
- The whale shark is bulletproof. They have 6-inch thick skin.
- Scientists are still studying why sharks are impervious to cancer.
So with those shark facts under your belt, get ready to dive deep into our comprehensive list of the best gift ideas for shark fans.
1. Shark BAPE Facemask
These shark-themed breathable face masks are going to impress shark fans big time. With the choice of four colors (red, blue, green, or purple) you can personalize the mask to their favorite color. Wearing a big toothy shark grin will surprise and amuse people. They will always wear their true colors and be seen as the shark fans that they are.
2. Personalized Baby Shark Birthday Shirt
This gift idea of matching personalized T-Shirts is a cute idea for family gatherings or parties. The Baby Shark family T-Shirts can be personalized to the wearer with names, ages, or anything you want to be printed on them. Imagine their faces when they have their Mummy, Daddy, Brother, Sister or Baby Shark T-Shirt and they are all a happy matching family. We bet they will sing the Baby Shark song all day.
3. Combined 3 onesies Shark Family Cosplay Nightclothes
Imagine gifting these Shark family onesies and seeing your loved ones all warm and cozy dressed as their favorite aquatic creature. These onesies are made from soft and durable material ensuring the cosplay is a totally comfortable affair. What’s more! There is one for every member of their Shark family. Christmas mornings will be even happier than usual. In fact, any cold morning will be made snuggle-worthy with this gift idea!
4. “Sharks Are Freaking Awesome” T-Shirt
A shark shirt gift idea for shark lovers because sharks are indeed awesome. This T-Shirt is available in Raspberry or Blue and will look stunning on the beach or wherever they go. If they are going to fly their flag and show everyone which is their favorite animal then this is the most stylish and cool way to do it. This will be a big hit with any gender or age. Sharks are pretty darned cool.
5. Shark Bite Socks
If their spirit animal is the majestic shark then let them get in touch with it with these colorful and funky shark bite socks. Spice up any outfit with this gift idea. They may be dressed in a suit or school uniform but inside they will know that they are standing out from the crowd and representing their shark soul. Made from breathable cotton, they are extremely comfortable and durable. This would make an amazing stocking filler or surprise gift.
6. Shark themed Summer Pajamas Short for Kids
A Pajama set that is totally shark-tastic! Made from cotton, they are comfortable in both look and feel with an amazing-looking shark design. They are available in a variety of colors and each color sets off the toothy grin of the shark on the pajama top, while the shark silhouettes on the pajama bottoms add the aquatic fervor. Younger children will love this set as a gift. And you will be loved for this gift.
7. Shark Design Kids Umbrella and Raincoat Set
A day out at the ocean often can mean that the weather may not be the best but with this set of sharky rain gear, they will be dry and warm. The matching umbrella and raincoat with shark bite print look stunning. This gift idea is the one that bad weather cannot spoil.
P.S. There is the risk that they may want it to rain more so that they can wear their new favorite shark-themed raincoat and use the umbrella. Sharks like it wet though, so they are only being true to their favorite animal.
8. Womens, Mens & Kids Aqua Shark Socks Shoes for Beach/Swim/Surf/Yoga/Exercise
A day out at the beach will never be the same again with these funky shark print aqua socks. Protective and comfortable, they will protect your feet from sharp rocks or jellyfish, thanks to their durable and protective rubber sole. These are not just for the beach either. They are suitable for exercise, cruises, yoga, Zumba, and many other activities. Such a useful gift idea for the shark lover.
9. Shark Adjustable Ring
A shark ring for all fingers, size notwithstanding. This adjustable ring features a cute little shark peeping over the wearers’ fingers. Handcrafted and well-made, these rings can be bent gently in the middle to make sure its a comfortable fit. Available in gold or silver plate, they are a joy to behold and will thrill any shark fan. Look glamorous and stylish, whilst still showing their love for the oldest creature on the planet.
10. Silver chunky Shark bracelet
This next gift idea is a real statement piece of jewelry. A stunningly chunky shark bracelet that looks beautiful and will be sure to draw gasps of appreciation from all quarters. Sharks themselves are timeless creatures and that is reflected in the design of this piece. This will be a jewelry item that they will be able to wear with any outfit and on any occasion. It is stainless steel, hence won’t take a big bite from your bank balance but it will last for years even if worn on a daily basis. Beautiful and classy.
11. Shark earrings
A handmade item that you can also personalize with the recipient’s initials on the shark earrings. The typical shark silhouette design is instantly recognizable and every shark fan would love these earrings in their jewelry box. Small enough to be unobtrusive but striking enough to be an interesting conversation starter. They will love this gift idea for its undeniable simplicity.
12. Shark Tooth Unisex Necklace
This Shark tooth fossil necklace is a gift idea for everyone that loves sharks. Utterly cool and classy, it adds a touch of surfer flamboyance to any outfit and is sure to be loved. The shark tooth is a 50 million-year-old fossil found in the Sahara desert. The story behind this necklace is going to interest and astound people when they tell them. Every shark lover can now have a connection with their spirit animal while proudly flaunting this prized possession.
13. “I am Great” Shark Coffee Mug
This adorably cheeky ceramic shark mug will be praised every time a shark fan has a drink from it. As the user sips from the mug, he will feel as great as the shark, justifying the adage printed on it. This cute yet mighty-looking cup will remind the owner that there is no stopping from letting them enjoy their favorite beverage. A failsafe quirky gift idea for shark lovers.
14. Shark Design Round Wall Clock
Here’s one for the office, the student’s dorm room, or the home. A silent round shark clock with an innovative design. It is bright and attractive and obviously features an amazing shark bite print. This gift idea will be the focal point for any room and will tick and tock silently so as not to disturb the pleasant stillness. Anyone seeing this on the wall or side table will immediately know about the favorite animal of the owner.
15. Tin Warning Sign – Shark Sighted Enter at Your Own Risk
This distinctive tin warning sign is a great idea for bedroom doors, dorm rooms, home bar, or home office to brighten up the space. Easily mounted wherever they like, it will always be applauded by visitors and adored by its owner. There is actually very few shark attacks year on year but this warning sign is amusing enough to know that the shark lover inside the room may or may not attack.
16. Shark Shaped Pen Pencil Holder/Planter
This neat-looking shark-shaped white ceramic desk tidy is a perfect gift idea. It could also double as a small flower vase or even a trinket holder. Whatever they use it for, with its open-mouthed shark design, it is a beautiful object. Great for students to keep their study supplies in order or to brighten a dorm room or office with flowers. A home decor piece that will be used with love and fondness.
17. Cool Shark Underwater Canvas Wall Art
This attractive canvas shark decoration is high quality and comes in four separate canvases so can be hung to their specific taste and style. A wonderful focal point for any room with its bright and dramatic lone shark swimming in an aqua blue ocean with sunlight dappling through the ocean surface. The print itself is breathtaking and shows the majesty of the shark. Any shark lover will cherish this art piece and often spend time looking lovingly at it.
18. Shark 3D Optical Illusion Lamp
A 3D shark night light that will add a touch of drama and a soft glow to any room. The remote control to change the colors to a choice of their own (15 color choices available) is a great option. Gently light a child’s bedroom and let them sleep and dream of the underwater world or use it in the office as a relaxing desk item. Shark lovers will love this gift idea.
19. Shark Bite with Let’s Go Fishin’ Card Game
Card games have been around for centuries (not as long as sharks but still long enough). This gift idea is super fun for all the family or a children’s party. Players take turns in rolling the die and then use the included fishing rod to fish for colorful sea creatures before the shark bites the rod from their hands.
The player with the most sea creatures when the shark attacks are the winner. This is going to provide hours of laughter and nervous fishing. A great gifting option for shark lovers of all ages.
20. 2000 Pieces Shark Virtual Game Puzzle
Jigsaw puzzles are a wonderful way for families, couples and friends to bond. At 2000 pieces, this is large enough to be a time-engaging affair that will test the patience and intelligence of anyone that attempts it. A challenging gift idea that shark lovers will relish. The underwater scene features sharks in all their glorious details along with many other sea creatures. This will be a gift that they will return to over and over again.
21. Pin the Fin on the Shark Party Game
This is an interesting gift idea for kids’ parties or family games nights. A version of Pin the tail on the donkey with a shark twist. Players take turns to be blindfolded and attempt to pin the fin on the shark. Lots of fin fun to be had. The included poster also doubles as a cool poster for kids’ rooms. Shark fans come in all ages so this game can be fun even for the grown-ups.
22. Everything Awesome About Sharks and Other Underwater Creatures – Picture Book
This gift idea is an absolute must-have for kids that are interested in sharks and the ocean world. Filled with fun facts, this book will amaze and astonish them, doubling the reading fun with colorful cartoons and pictures. The young shark fan will love to entertain you with their encyclopedic knowledge of all things aquatic after they receive this educational and amusing shark facts book.
23. DolliBu Gray Shark Plush Pen
A fluffy shark pen to amuse and entertain its owner is a fabulous gift that will be used frequently by them. The most feared sea creature can now be held in the palm of their hands and they can write their thank you letter to you with the exact gift that you gave them. With a soft and comfortable cover, this pen would be a treasured companion in their studies or office work. Quirky yet cute!
24. Personalized Shark themed Thank You Cards
Notecards are big business at the moment. The email generation is slowly coming back to the magic of handwritten letters and notes. This personalized literary treat with a shark theme twist is a pleasure for both the writer and its receiver. Choose the color and the name on the header and you are set to gift a wonderful idea that instantly puts a million-dollar smile on their face.
Well, that was our big bite into gifts for shark fans.
We hope these fab gift ideas will save you time going fishing for gift ideas for the shark fan in your life.
If your loved one loves clothes, then the baby shark family T-Shirts are a winner for the whole family. Or maybe the Shark bite socks that will make them smile.
For the Jewelry aficionados, our favorite pick is the adjustable shark ring, a gift that will fit and suit everyone, or the chunky shark bracelet for that someone special. We loved the tin shark sign for bedroom doors. Kids and adults will love this quirky item.
The 3D shark night light will give a wonderful glow to any room. Also, the shark books will be a great read for the admirers of this fearsome water beast.
Whatever you choose, they will adore and treasure their shark-themed gift. We would love to hear your thoughts on the gift ideas and any reaction stories about when you gave the gift. Please leave us your messages in the comments section.
Until next time, as the famous saying goes – In a world full of fish, be a shark!