More birthdays in isolation are sure to come, but the online shopping boom is real, and brands haven’t stopped creating products to deliver a slice of joy amid the uncertainty. Whether you’re looking to cheer up your sister or treat your best friend across the country, there’s something for everyone on this list. From aperitifs to subscription boxes to chic kitchen appliances and even roller skates, there’s a birthday present for every activity. Gift cards and DIY projects can see themselves out—ahead, find 31 of the best birthday gift ideas that will deliver a much-needed mood boost to anyone on your list.
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