45 Fantastic 50th Birthday Gift Ideas for a Sister

One of the most exciting moments in a woman’s life is her 50th birthday. She’s been through so many highs and lows and has finally reached this milestone. Reaching this age signals that most people have made it to the final stretch of their lives and they’re at a point where they would like some new experiences, other than just living day-to-day.

It’s not uncommon for any woman over the age of 50 to want to do something different with her life, but finding new activities can be difficult. That is why we have put together a list of distinctive presents for women celebrating their 50th birthday that she will enjoy as much as she did making memories with her friends and family members at younger ages.

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1. Lapis Lazuli Bead Bracelet

This beaded bracelet is a unique, special, and meaningful gift for any sister. The 8mm beads are round and each one is carefully made from high-quality lapis lazuli stones. This gives the bracelet a very feminine feeling. This unique bracelet comes in a protective coating, which means that it won’t rust or tarnish easily, in case your sister likes to wear jewelry every day. This lapis lazuli bead bracelet is the treasure she needs to attract wisdom, power, and truth in her life. The tiny heart symbolizes the love you wish to show on her special day!

2. Fabulous at 50 Wine Glass

If your sister has been a huge support to you over the years, make sure this is one of her best birthdays yet. This fabulous wine glass makes the perfect birthday gift for that big 50-year-old! Not only does it include four classic sayings to celebrate this milestone, but it also features the words “Fabulous At 50”, on the top part. This wine glass is dishwasher and microwave safe and holds up to 16 ounces of her favorite beverage. It arrives in an acetate gift box with a ribbon and a tulle bow on the stem. The raised glitter detail adds that finishing touch perfect for extra festive occasions like a 50th birthday.

3. Scented Candles Set

This adorable set of 4 scented candles includes each of her favorite fragrances, packaged in an exquisite colorful box. It has more than 30 hours using time, which will smell great and fill the room with fragrance, making the day feel special. The fragrances are all-natural and pleasant: mediterranean fig spring, lemon, and lavender. This present not only offers a feeling of warmth and care on your sister’s 50th birthday but also spreads fragrance for her every day. The happy thing about scented candles is that they’re reusable so she can get more than one use from this gift.

4. Deep Tissue 3D Kneading Pillow

Pamper your sister with a thoughtful 50th birthday present that she will treasure for years to come. This massage pillow is designed to provide relief from acute pains and comes in a great-looking leather pouch for easy carrying. It has 4 buttons so it’s easy to use, and clever bidirectional kneading nodes ensure your sister won’t get bored of just having one place to massage. This ingenious pillow was specifically designed to be used as a stress management device, which means your sister can use it on her neck, shoulder, back, and legs, making her whole body relaxed after a busy day at the office or normal routine.

5. Stainless Steel Tumbler and Straw Set

Nowadays, people live an extraordinarily mobile lifestyle, and staying healthy with hydration is a game-changer. When a drink is stored inside a container that is made from gorgeous, mouth-blown glassware, it adds to the experience. This tumbler was designed so that anyone can enjoy their favorite cold drinks even when on the go and seal in the cold for up to nine hours or heat for more than three hours. The double-wall insulation ensures your sister can take hot, cold, or iced coffee, tea, and more wherever she goes – keeping the drinks at the perfect temperature. Your sister will love this thoughtful 50th birthday gift for sure.

6. 925 Sterling Silver Interlocking Circles Necklace

This 50th birthday gift idea looks simple and yet is quite captivating to behold. This necklace is made from sterling silver to ensure it will last a lifetime of wear, and the smooth ring is perfect as an everyday piece that will never go out of style. When the textured ring is added with its fluid circular quality, it becomes an item that all women need in their accessories collection. The smooth outer ring and a textured inner ring make it a perfect gift for someone who loves beautiful designs with mixed textures such as this one. You’ll have plenty of time getting her opinion about which type she likes best!

7. Personalized Makeup Bag

It’s a special day, and your sister deserves to know it. Celebrate her 50th birthday with this sleek makeup bag. This handmade bag is the perfect gift for any occasion. Made of durable polyester and polyurethane, it’s guaranteed to be 100% waterproof! Plus, thanks to double-sided printing on the fabric (black on one side and white on the other) it can blend into any modern fashion style. Your sister can turn this purse inside out when it starts getting dirty or messed up and no one will be able to tell. Not to mention the high-quality black zipper with a silver puller makes it easier to open the bag whenever she needs something.

8. 4 Light Crystal White Hardwire Flush Mount Chandelier

Celebrate your sister’s milestone birthday with an exquisite, one-of-a-kind gift that she can enjoy for years to come. This beautiful acrylic crystal chandelier will definitely be the perfect touch to your sister’s home decor! The elegant blend of crystals, beading, and swag will enhance any room and show her exactly how much love you have for her. This dazzling creation requires no construction skills, so it’s straightforward to put together! Plus, it has many advantages over other presents – you don’t have to wrap it up! Because it is made of glass and crystal materials it is very light and strong but folds flat for easy shipping.

9. Spa Gift Basket for Women

A luxury spa-themed birthday gift basket is an excellent choice for a 50th birthday present. This luxurious set includes two all-natural hydrating soaps, a rejuvenating bath bomb, and of course some silky smooth body butter made from the finest ingredients. It also comes with an insulated stainless steel tumbler – perfect for keeping favorite drinks hydrated on the go! The heartfelt birthday card will make this milestone celebration even more fabulous for your sister.

10. Gift Box of Nostalgic Retro 70s Candy Mix

Who wouldn’t love to receive something with a 70s theme for their 50th birthday? A gift box of retro candy is a great idea for that special sister in your life. This includes many flavors of nostalgia, from dark chocolate brownies to fruity chewy pastel rings. In addition, this box comes with an assortment of vintage-style sweets, including packages of chum (gumballs), poppets (hard candies covered in colorful sugar), and wind balls (boiled sweets). This gift would be perfect for anyone who loves being nostalgic or appreciates history’s throwback treats.

11. 1972 Embroidered 50th Birthday Cap

This high-quality, low-profile, cap is embroidered with a cloth patch that is easy to change and can be personalized for the birthday girl. The 6 panels of material provide plenty of ventilation while the self-fabric strap makes adjusting it easy. There’s an adjustable brass buckle closure at the back which ensures your sister will have a comfortable fit, no matter how her hair has grown over the years. This cotton twill-washed cap is also perfect for summer or winter wear and comes in many colors like navy blue, red, and brown. The thing about this cap is that you can personalize it with your sister’s name on it which will make her feel special and loved by you.

12. Solar Wind Chime Outdoor/Indoor

It’s not a secret that we all want to make our loved ones happy for their 50th birthday. A great idea for your sister’s 50th birthday is this beautiful wind chime. The solar wind chime will bring happiness and joy to your sisters’ life, as well as add a little more color and nature to her backyard! This amazing gift can also be used during the summer, so it is great for the backyard or outside patio. This wind chime made from high-quality materials (including water-proof fabric and aluminum tubing), is an environmentally friendly and energy-saving gift that your sister will appreciate for sure!

13. Preserved Rose With Hidden Necklace

This beautiful and sentimental gift idea is an exquisite way to show your sister how special she is to you. It’s the perfect present for any woman celebrating her big day! This fabulous birthday gift comes in the form of a 3-5 year preserved rose with an attached heart necklace that has been cleverly hidden inside the drawer. Available in a selection of colors and shapes to make it even more unique. You can choose the color you like best, or select one that you know your sister would like. Plus, it is preserved using a non-toxic process, so she can feel safe keeping it as a precious keepsake for years to come.

14. Throw Blanket

A custom throw blanket is a perfect gift for your sisters’ 50th birthday because it will remind her of home, family, love, and most importantly what she went through life all these years and how she has overcome everything. A soft and cozy blanket one can wrap around themselves and become enveloped in the comfort of home to enjoy the warmth of someone else’s love. This particular throw blanket is made from 100% polyester and has an incredibly soft feel to it, with happy patterns galore provided courtesy of a talented design team. It comes shrink-wrapped for safe packaging that prevents wrinkles during transit and storage to make sure your sister receives it in the best condition!

15. Luxurious Gifts Basket

A gift for a special celebration such as a 50th birthday is always unique, precious, and meaningful. This luxurious gift basket is here to bring out the best in your loved one! There are so many different items in this basket that it sure would be hard for someone not to be happy about the occasion. Everything from the fresh lavender candle, to planner notebook, is present in this extraordinary gift that will make your sister feel like royalty. Plus, there’s even a large balloon card attached! This birthday will surely make an impression on her with these impressive gifts. However, all gifts are carefully packaged in the original box for convenience.

16. Whiskey Decanter Globe Set with 2 Etched Whiskey Glasses

This 50th birthday gift idea will surely stand out from the rest in her collection of tchotchkes is her very own whisky decanter featuring 2 old-fashioned whiskey glasses with a matching globe design fitted onto a mahogany stained tray. The decanter itself is lead-free and can be used to furnish the home with other beverages as well. It’s also engraved on the backside of the tray using a manufacturing process called “intaglio”. Not to mention, it is made by artisans specialized in crystal, pewter, handcrafted silver, stainless, and related metal giftware to deliver the best quality always.

17. Funny Pillowcase 18″ X 18″

In general, your sister probably doesn’t want anything too flashy or expensive because it would be out of place in her household. She also would not want to get anything that makes her feel old either, since she’s only turning 50! So why not surprise her with this funny pillowcase? This beautiful but practical pillowcase is able to match any interior design. What makes it more special is the combination of polyester and cotton that provides durability while protecting against dirt, stains, and mites. To make it more convenient, it comes with a hidden zipper so the pillow will always stay in place. This 18×18  pillowcase is a great present for any age and is eye-catchy which makes it a perfect gift for your sister.

18. Artificial Blue Rose

This artificial flower rose is a fabulous decoration for the home or other places. So why not gift it to your sister on her 50th birthday! Being full of infinite hope and beauty as a rainbow would make your sister happy every time she looks at it. The base is made of black wood, which is a stable and smooth surface without burr, wrapped around an LED strip light that can be used in daytime and nighttime. The package comes with high-quality silicone glue that’s very sticky so there’s no need to buy more glue to stick the wire onto the base.

19. Cookie Gift basket

Beautiful cookies in a tin package! These gluten-free cookies are baked fresh and are designed to be fun! This cookie box contains seven hand-decored cookies and 14 plain assorted colored cookies with multiple color combinations. Not to mention the tin measures 8 inches round by 3 inches tall. The cover is nicely-designed and fits neatly back onto the gift tin when you open it up. If you look closely at the pictures above you can see how cute this must be for her! Surprise her with this delightful set of handmade cookies on her special day.

20. Perfect Aged Crown Sweatshirt

You might not be able to help your older sister live forever, but she can still feel like a kid with this perfect 50th birthday gift idea. This hoodie with “Perfectly Aged” printing, is the perfect way to make her feel special on this amazing milestone of life. Your sister will receive a sweet, comfy hoodie that makes it look like she’s wearing a crown-shaped hoodie. The sweatshirt is made of 50% cotton and 50% polyester and is great for year-round wear. The new age printing technology creates gorgeous custom designs that are color-fast and eco-friendly so they’ll last beyond any traditional sweatshirt you could find in a store.

21. Trinket Tray And Bracelet Set

The 50th birthday is such a momentous occasion that it deserves its own memorable special gifts. The best way to do this is by finding your sister something she can use every day. This beautiful trinket tray and bracelet set will allow her to use this gift in pretty much any scenario. Not only does the tray provide an attractive place for all of her jewelry, but the bracelet will also serve as a poignant reminder of how happy she must feel on this big day. Plus, the trinket tray is coated with a layer of bright white primer and printed with the words “50 and fabulous” to make her feel more special.

22. LED Angel Figurine With Preserved Rose

This angle figurine with a preserved rose inside is a lovely gift for her birthday that can be kept for 3 to 5 years. Providing endless blessings and guardianship to your sister, this gift features an LED light strip wrapped around the rose to make it stand out more even in the darkest corners. The base is made of a natural real rose from Ecuador, the exact same as used in the creation of the ornament. This is a rare combination of traditions and modern technologies – which makes it a perfect 50th birthday gift for your sister who loves art and nature.

23. Vintage Bag

This capacious bag made from cotton canvas is big enough to accommodate your sister’s personal needs. Not to mention it has metal eyelets in the top and bottom which can be tied together with rope, so it’s both functional and decorative. A natural jute base with sides ensures that this bag functions as well as it looks. On top of that, It can easily be carried by hand or over the shoulder and can be personalized with a special message on the front. This makes it perfect for storing daily essentials such as her wallet and keys, or for her to use as a medium-sized handbag while traveling.

24. Aged To Perfection Makeup Mirror

What do you get for the woman who has everything? The answer is a travel makeup mirror! This stylish bathroom mirror is portable and convenient to use. Plus, when it starts getting dirty or scratched up, just throw it in the washing machine washer and dryer. It’s as easy as pouring soap on hands! Just imagine how impressed your sister will be — making her look ten years younger will be a piece of cake with this high-quality mirror. This makeup mirror is proudly made by hand with engraved words “50th Aged To Perfection”. It is individually and carefully packaged in a nice box, which makes it perfect for gift giving.

25. Expandable Charm Bracelet

Bracelets are chic, classy, and generally easy to care for but nothing is more thoughtful like the one that’s designed to last, while also being stylish. It makes this expandable charm bracelet an affordable yet sturdy 50th birthday gift. Whether she’s in the habit of wearing colorful bracelets or prefers to accessorize with silver or gold coins, this party-perfect accessory will become a staple of her year-round wardrobe. Features 6 charms on the bracelet that represents your relationship with your sister, with her children as well as her hobbies with this memorable piece of jewelry. The best part? every time she looks at her bracelet she’ll have a reminder of how wonderful you are for gifting it!

26. Vintage 1972 Tumbler & Coaster Set

Your sister is turning 50! and you know she loves to drink coffee or tea with a bit of milk. Then there’s no better gift than a tumbler and coaster set with a little bit of humor added to it. This is a perfect gift for sisters who are into outdoor activities or just want to be green. This tumbler features a double-wall design so it’ll keep the beverages hot or cold for enjoying them anytime, while the coaster will allow resting the drink on any surface without leaving any marks. Plus, It’s made from premium 304 18/8 stainless steel that’s food-grade and BPA-free!

27. 14K Gold Dipped Beads Bracelet

This bracelet has a subtle yet refined touch of a siren, and it is as light as a whisper on any wrist. This beaded bracelet features a nickel-free, hypoallergenic design that won’t have any adverse reactions no matter what your sister wears with it. She can choose to wear this pretty piece at 7″ or 8″ in length so that you can let her know how much she means to you in her milestone year! With an envelope to write your own personal message inside, there’s no better way to express yourself than with this thoughtful but affordable present.

28. Set of 2 High-Quality Masks

This set of two masks with a unique design will protect the skin from environmental pollution, sunburns, and outdoor irritations. It will be a good birthday present for your dear sister, who likes safety and hygiene. The product contains a 5-layer polyester filter insert, made of silver fiber that allows normal breathing with the mask on and still protects skin from harmful bacteria. Not to mention the printing “50 & Fabulous ” is eye-catchy to anyone. The nose bridge and earloops also allow anyone to wear the product comfortably while having a conversation or watching TV. All in all, this is an amazing birthday gift.

29. 11oz Whiskey Rocks Glass

What better way is there to hail the occasion than by giving a beautiful glass that will commemorate this momentous occasion for years to come? This beautiful 11oz whiskey rocks glass is printed with colorful vintage 1972 artwork in a high gloss white durable ink. She’ll be able to savor every sip slowly because it is specially designed with a lowball glass that makes sure liquor isn’t poured directly into her mouth. In fact, because of the raised rim and antiquated design, she won’t be tempted! On top of that, it comes in a giftable box with tissue and bubbly wrapping to create an everlasting impression.

30. Burt’s Bees Gift Set

If your sister has sensitive, oily skin and at least a few blemish situations to deal with, this specialized set of 5 essential products is the best 50th birthday gift for her. Everyone wants to look younger, healthier, and fresher. That’s why this gift is perfect for any woman about to hit the big 5-0, who has an appreciation for the beauty of natural ingredients and healthy skin. The set includes a revitalizing cleanser, moisturizer, lip balm as well as 3 mini essential oils – coconut, grapefruit, and orange essential oil. This gift will leave your sister with great memories of healthy skin which can last all year round!

31. Queen Makes 50 Look Fabulous Wine Bag

Your sister has just turned 50 years old and you’re looking for a thoughtful and clever gift idea. To make this difficult task easier, consider getting your sister a wine bag with unique words printed on it! This bag can carry any bottle of approximately 750ml of her favorite drinks. It features a handy drawstring designed to hold the bottle securely while not making a mess. The natural linen material ensures that it’s reusable and easy to clean with water if needed. With its white color, this bag is perfect for wine lovers who enjoy the festivities of celebrations! This is a nice birthday gift idea for your sister!

32. Sash and Glasses Set

It’s her big day and your sister deserves the royal treatment! You can celebrate it with luxury by getting this sash and glasses set especially made for her. The sash is made of satin cloth featuring glittery words that say “50 & Fabulous” in gold. One size fits most and it comes in a generous length. What makes this gift even better is the wonderful crown tiara that suits all occasions, from every day to a more formal event. This is an affordable gift that is sure to be appreciated by your sister who has reached this milestone in life event.

33. Barnett’s Chocolate Cookies

Do you know what would be perfect for your sister’s big day? A gift basket full of chocolate cookies. It’ll be like having dessert in one hand and giving a gift in the other! This gift basket includes a dozen nicely decorated selections of cookies. These cookies are handmade with premium natural ingredients: milk chocolate made in Britain, imported hazelnuts from Spain, and Belgian couverture chocolate. Not only does this make them taste wonderful but it means they’re also one hundred percent dairy-free. Whether your sister is into sugar or prefers lemon and white chocolate, there are options to suit every mood and taste bud.

34. Sterling Silver Five Circle Tree of Life Necklace

This sterling silver circle tree necklace is a thoughtful and meaningful gift she can wear every day. Each circle represents ten years, with a total of five circles, signifying fifty years of her life. It’s a way to celebrate her accomplishments and acknowledge the energy she put into everything she’s ever done. Each circle is made of 925 sterling silver, with cubic zirconia inlaid in between each circle. The chain that connects the circles is sturdy yet delicate, so it won’t be heavy for her neckline. It will be an elegant addition to any outfit, from casual to formal.

35. Luxury Fuzzy Wine Socks in Cupcake Gift Packaging

If your sister is turning 50, this is the perfect gift for her. It’s a pack of wine socks, with each pair hand-made by an artisan and covered in pretty decorations. They’re a guaranteed gift for anyone who loves a bit of drinking and relaxing at home over the weekend! These socks are made from 100% natural materials and anti-slip rubber to keep feet safe from falls when it’s chilly outside. And they’re extra soft, helping your sister to keep her feet nice and cozy on those cold winter days. Plus, the sizes range from 6 to 9 1/2 inches so they can easily fit anyone.

36. Personalized Engraved Crystal

An engraved crystal block makes the perfect 50th birthday gift idea for your sister. This unique gift is cut and polished into a rectangular block, without any bubbles, impurities, or scratches. The personalized engraving will be laser engraved on one surface of the crystal block. The best part is that it is made up of high-quality K9 crystal! The delicate gift packaging makes it easier for gifting than many other heavy birthday gifts. The elegant and timeless style of this birthday gift is an ideal way to honor your sister on her special birthday.

37. UGG Women’s Slide Slipper

These classic slippers are made from quality sheepskin and feature a rubber outsole for all-around durability. They also come in an assortment of colors to match your sister’s personality – chestnut, red, brown, black, multicolor, pink rose, berries. The comfort of the slippers is enhanced by its breathable 10mm sheepskin lining. These slide slippers also have an elastic strap with classic graphics on it so she can wear them inside or outside the house while feeling cozy. Help her make this milestone birthday a memorable one with a pair of these comfy side slippers.

38. Handmade Soy Candle With Birthday Gift Card

No matter what age your sister is, there’s no better gift than a handmade candle. This candle comes beautifully packaged with a detailed instruction manual explaining how exactly to use it. This candle is created by skilled candle craftsmen using 100% soy wax and premium essential oils. The wax contains no additives or chemicals that can affect anyone sensitive to those substances. Additionally, It comes with an exclusive birthday card for the recipient, which you can personalize inside with words of love or encouragement to help your sister celebrate her special day.

39. Humorous T-shirt

Help her celebrate the milestone with this classic cotton t-shirt. Made of 100% cotton, the shirt is machine washable and lightweight. It features a classic fit to ensure the size is comfortable for any body shape and size. Plus, the double-needle sleeve and bottom hem make this tee a way to go choice for your sister. The simple graphic on the front reads “Built 50 years ago”, which will garnish her life with a pinch of humor added into it! This fun t-shirt is sure to make your sister feel good about herself while inviting others to celebrate life’s progression.

40. Cleverfy Aromatherapy Shower Steamers Pack

Bathroom smell should never be an issue at this age. This set includes 6 shower melts, each with a different and strong scent that’ll make your sister’s bath time a luxurious pleasure for sure! What’s even better is that each melt is specifically designed for your sister’s skin type. Plus, these don’t contain any artificial ingredients or alum! Natural scents ranging from watermelon, lavender, vanilla, grapefruit, and menthol are sure to create a relaxed and rejuvenating experience in the bathroom. This gift is the best way to help her wake up in the morning, make her feel relaxed after a hard day’s work, or escape into an oasis of serenity.

41. Oster Rechargeable and Cordless Wine Opener with Chiller

This wine opener is affordable and practical. Its ergonomic design makes it comfortable, and the rechargeable base allows convenience on the go, with the added bonus of being cordless. Lastly, it includes a wine cooler that keeps the wine at temperatures between 50 to 55 degrees Fahrenheit – perfect for keeping drinks cool without needing to worry about them spilling! This stylish and practical wine opener is not only a fantastic way to show them how much they mean but also will make their day by giving them something they need.

42. Printed Tassel Open Front Poncho

This open-front poncho cape is a wrap that is warm and comfortable and can be worn in many ways! It’s a great alternative to a coat or jacket with original tailoring in both forms for any fashion-forward woman! It’s made from 50% polyester and 50% acrylic fabric which means it’s lightweight and soft unlike wool or cashmere but still provides enough warmth. This poncho wrap is washed in cold water, so there will be no shrinkage issues. It’s a great piece that your sister can use to spice up her outfits, whether in the winter or summer.

43. Vintage Leather Journal with Semi-Precious Stone

Buy your sister a journal she’ll love to keep and be inspired by, for the next fifty years. This beautifully handcrafted leather journal features an embossed special stone, a sturdy hand-stitched binding, and top-quality paper from the antique paper warehouse. This handmade leather-lined journal measures about 6 x 9 inches in size so your sister can keep it close at hand no matter what she is doing at the time. When your sister opens this gift on her 50th birthday, she’ll know that all of her life experiences are worth writing about.

44. Premium Charcoal Grill

If you have a sister who loves to barbecue, then this 50th birthday gift idea for your sister might be what you’re looking for. This charcoal grill is built for convenience with a cast iron cart and locking wheels. She will definitely love the flexible cooking system that is half-moon-shaped to maintain consistent air settings. What makes this charcoal grill more special is that it’s made from powder-coated cast aluminum material for the best quality. Not to mention this grill is of perfect size, big enough to cook burgers, hot dogs, and whole sides of salmon at a time. This gift will remind her of you, every time she enjoys food on the charcoal grill.

45. AUSLAND Women’s Classic Leather Boot

This classic leather boot is the perfect birthday gift idea for a sister who loves to wear boots with skirts, dresses, and leggings. The premium cowhide leather will give her all the style and comfort she actually needs! Plus, she will be able to wear them for years to come with the high-quality and durable rubber sole. It’s made lightweight and flexible with a breathable EVA material. For those who like to hike this would make an excellent gift idea, as well as comfort in the outdoors, which is important for everyone! Not to mention your sister can use these boots for outdoor activities such as skiing or rafting as well.