How to find a cool Star Wars gift
Star Wars is one of the most profitable franchises in the industry of cinematography, with a history which turned 40 years of activity. The production consists of no less than nine different movies, three in the original saga, three as prequels and other three as sequels.
The production is also set to release three anthology movies, with Rogue One released back in 2016 being the first. With around 7.5 billion dollars in combined revenues and no less than seven Oscar nominations, it comes as no surprise that Star Wars has become a worldwide sensation counting millions of fans on all continents.
But Star Wars is a true industry per se, selling thousands of promotional items with people’s favorite characters, movie quotes and more. So how can you make sure you purchased the right Star Wars gifts for passionates of both sexes?
We must admit there are countless items you can purchase online, and, unless you have numerous hours at your disposal to spend in virtual shops, finding the right Star Wars gift could prove a nightmare. Fortunately for you, we have compiled a list of tips and a comprehensive shopping guide to help you choose the perfect promotional items, both for him and her.
How we chose the coolest Star Wars gifts
We must state from the beginning that choosing the perfect items was quite a difficult job for us too, as the industry consists of items we cannot even begin to properly comprehend. Nevertheless, we hope our shopping guide would be of your assistance and that our gift suggestions will make the entire buying process more pleasant and fun for you.
Decide upon a category of items
The universe of Star Wars-related products is so vast that only by having a clear image before shopping will help you make it til the end. Thus, we suggest you to previously consider a large category of Star Wars products you might want to pick for her or him.
Star Wars-themed clothing lines are one of the most popular products, consisting of any piece of garment you could possibly think of – from cool onesies to full Halloween costumes, underwear, socks, printed t-shirts, hoodies or hats. These items are also found in a wide variety of stores, both online and offline.
There are even numerous clothing companies which signed partnerships with the Star Wars developers to allow them to release limited clothing lines with the beloved characters on them. The good news is that you can also find plenty of funny movie-related t-shirts in all sizes and for all ages. Thus, if your girlfriend is interested in a funny Darth Vader t-shirt, you will certainly have a lot of options to go through.
You can even take your passion for Star Wars one step further and order a movie-inspired bathrobe or a cool onesie. We did mention they come in all grown-up sizes, right?
Believe it or not, there are also numerous kitchen appliances and accessories coming in various Star Wars prints and designs. We can suggest a printed coffee mug, but you may not want to hold your breath until finding the perfect pattern as you will have to go through thousands of available prints. If you want to throw kids themed parties and need sufficient supplies of paper cups and plates, there are also plenty of models to choose from.
However, one of the most interesting items we came across in our research process is a surprising waffle maker. There is actually a product out there that helps you eat delicious pancakes in the shape of a Stormtrooper head every time you want.
Combine them with your favorite maple syrup and gems, and you will have a delicious and nutritious breakfast at a push of a button. Not to mention this makes for a great gift for both girls and boys, no matter their age or monthly incomes.
Gifts for her
Before deciding which gift she would love more, think about her personality a little bit. Aside from her obvious Star Wars passion, which activities seem to give her pleasure? Is it cooking, reading, drawing, cycling? There is certainly a movie-inspired item that she would apparently want so all you have to do is dig a little deeper into her personality.
For women passionate about their kitchens, apart from the previously mentioned Stormtrooper waffle maker and coffee mugs we also suggest some cool aluminum grinder for herbs and spices. The Death Star grinder is the perfect tool for delicious meals cooked for the friends of Han Solo and the Alliance.
If your Ms. or Mrs. is into drawing, we suggest a coloring book for adults which will guarantee a stress-free afternoon and spiking creativity. The book features plenty of character portraits and depicts scenes of the movie’s first six chapters.
Gifts for him
The industry of Star Wars-related products for men is even more productive, meaning you can literally find anything you want, inspired by the movies directed by George Lucas.
We can suggest a Rogue One inspired limited edition shaving razor in collaboration with Gillette. This makes for one of the most original and useful items you can buy for your men, brother or acquaintance who is obsessed with this saga.
All guys who are into sports and gym require a fancy water bottle for their training, so why not purchase one with a special design of the saga’s favorite bad character, Darth Vader? The black bottle design will help store all of your favorite beverages on the go anytime you want, and you can even use it in the dishwasher machine safely.
Last but not least, guys can choose from a wide array of Star Wars characters in the form of USB flash drives which come in various storage spaces. Yoda, the Stormtroopers, the classic Darth Vader or the cute R2DS are just some of the characters which have inspired the massive collection of USB flash drives which will certainly help you store your essential documents and have them with you anywhere you want.