16 Surprise Gifts for your Wife
If you’re looking for a surprise gift for your wife, we applaud you! Surprise gestures of love and affection are such a great way to keep the romance and excitement alive. And here at the Adventure Challenge, that’s what we’re all about! Take a look at these 16 thoughtful gift ideas for a surprise gift for wife:
16 Surprise Gifts for Your Wife
Each of these gifts are unique and thoughtful, and each of them are going to make your wife super happy to receive! We’ve put together a list of non-traditional romantic gifts because if you’re going to surprise your wife with a gift, it might as well be a surprising gift!
#1 - All-In-One Pedicure Set
Inject a little bit of luxury into your wife’s routine with this Barefoot Scientist At-home pedicure set. It’s a great gift that comes with all the products and tools she needs to truly pamper her feet!
This surprise gift set arrives with an exfoliant, nail oil and moisturizing cream - but that’s not all. It also includes a premium pumice stone to get rid of old skin, specifically-designed clippers, and a buffing file.
#2 - Personalized Photo Projection Bracelet
This is one of the most unique gifts on this list - it even has a little surprise inside it. This bracelet can be personalized with a wide selection of charms, but that’s not what makes it so special.
Alongside the charm is a little gem, and it contains a mini projection of a photo of your choice! Send in a photo from your wedding day, or maybe a snap of you and the kids, for a sweet surprise gift that she’ll cherish forever.
#3 - Handmade Weighted Blanket Quilt
This surprise gift for your wife is beautiful and comfortable at the same time. It has a unique, painterly pattern on one side, and on the other it’s lined with incredibly soft faux fur.
There’s a weighted insert inside of this blanket to make it even more relaxing - the best set-up for a cozy night. The combination of style and substance here makes it the perfect addition to your living room couch or bedroom basket.
#4 - Apple Digital Pencil
This Apple pencil is one of the best gifts for wives with an artistic edge. The pencil unleashes a whole world of exploring digital art, and it’s such a thoughtful way to show that you support her in her interests and her hobbies.
One sweet detail is that you can get it personalized with a little word or phrase - maybe your wife’s name? Or something a little more romantic?
#5 - Cute Essential Oil Car Diffuser
These simple, boho-styled essential oil diffusers would make such cute surprise gifts for your wife. Made of felted wool, you can hang them in the car and put a few drops of any essential oil right onto the wool - it’ll be released back out into the air gradually.
The scent will fade after a week or two, which means that you can change up the fragrance with different essential oils depending on your mood!
#6 - Linen Wireless Phone Charger
Cut out the cables beside your bed when you give your wife the gift of this wireless phone charger. She’s going to love its elegant, minimalist design!
This amazing bit of technology charges your phone without you even having to plug it in - it uses a magnetic field to charge your phone’s batteries. This is one of those cool gifts that your wife might not even think to get for herself, but one that she’ll love using every day.
#7 - Adventure Challenge “In Bed” Book
This isn’t your average sex book. Designed in partnership with a professional sex therapist, this book is designed to bring fun and connection into the bedroom.
It has a series of challenges and prompts to help you break out of your sexual habits and connect in an even deeper way. This is one gift for your wife that you’ll definitely benefit from, too - it’s a guaranteed good time for both of you.
#8 - Custom Leather Coin Purse
This beautiful gift for your wife adds some luxurious whimsey to her purse. Get her a beaded coin purse with her initial on it - the lavish floral design is striking and the quality is out-of-this-world.
Inside this great gift there are two pockets for cards and plenty of space for cash and coins, so she can keep it in her handbag or slip it into her pocket for a quick trip outside the house.
#9 - Date Night Painting Kit
If you're looking for date night gifts for your wife, check out this painting kit. It’s not quite painting by numbers - instead it comes with a greyscale guide printed on the canvas for you to cover in the colors you choose.
The best gifts are ones that help to create a memorable experience, and when you give this gift, you’re really giving the gift of time spent together. Whether you love the finished result of your painting or not, that’s something priceless!
#10 - Glass Propagation Vase Bulbs
If your wife is a bit of a plant mom, this is the perfect gift for her! If she’s been taking clippings of plants and propagating them in cups and jars, help her bring it to the next level with these aesthetic propagation vase bulbs.
This useful piece of home decor is stylish and unique, and not only do they look good, but they also help stimulate plant growth by allowing light to hit the plant from all angles - she'll love being able to add them to her growing collection.
#11 - Retro Citrus Juicer
A great addition to any kitchen, this retro-styled silver juicer is a serious way to take your breakfast game to the next level. For the wife who loves to cook, it’s going to come in so useful.
But really, the best way to make this one of the best gifts for your wife is to serve up the fresh-squeezed juice along with her morning coffee and some breakfast in bed. That’s a surefire shortcut to some fabulous brownie points.
#12 - Dried Flower Arrangement Piece
If you want to surprise your wife with a beautiful piece of home decor, this gift is definitely worth considering. The stand is made of oak wood, and it can sit as a table runner or on a bookshelf or windowsill, or it can be screwed in the wall.
The stand has slots for you to insert dried flower stems, and it comes with a beautiful selection of dried flowers to arrange. The seller offers a whole range of different kinds of dried grass and flowers, so you can find some that work with your home. But, of course, the beauty of this gift is that you can swap out the flowers in it as seasons and styles change, so your wife can really make it her own.
#13 - Literary Scarf
If your wife loves to read, this could be the sweetest gift to surprise her with. Passages from different classic novels are screen printed onto such soft cotton to create these understated infinity scarves.
You can choose from between four different novels depending on which your wife likes best, and just like that - she has a cute accessory that will remind her of your thoughtfulness every time she put it on.
#14 - Watercolor Leather Mousepad
If your wife does a lot of computer work, surprise her with a gift to beautify her office and make her life a little bit easier.
These pretty mousepads are made of genuine leather, printed with a selection of marbled watercolor designs that are unique and stylish at the same time.
#15 - Personalized Make-up Bag
This surprise gift for the beauty lover is another one that looks great but is actually so useful, too. Get your wife a personalized bag to store her makeup in or carry her toiletries when she travels.
These faux leather bags are elegant and clean-looking, with a zip closure and the option to have her name (or another word) printed on the front in delicate gold lettering.
#16 - Stylish Gratitude Journal
This thoughtful surprise gift is a loving addition to your wife’s life.
With a beautiful yellow and gold cover, this notebook has a bullet journal pattern, but included within it are minimal prompts allowing her to spend time reflecting on her life. It’s such an encouraging addition to anyone’s daily routine!
Surprising Your Wife with a Gift
Have you found the perfect gift to surprise your wife? We hope so! If not, don’t give up on the idea of surprising her - just keep looking. We have more amazing gift ideas: check out 50 Birthday Gifts for Her to see some of them, or go for a safe bet that’s always going to be a winner and get her The Adventure Challenge: Couples Edition book!