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Let’s face the truth: teenagers are extremely hard to shop for! By the age of 14 they don’t always know exactly what their interests are. Teenagers are no kids any more, and no grown-ups either. If your kid doesn’t know what he would like to get for his birthday or Christmas, how could you do? The only things you can think of are boring banknotes and bars of chocolate. But don’t panic, take a deep breath: we’ve prepared a list of completely incredible gifts for your 14-year-old boys that has a bit of everything: electronics, books, outdoor and sport games.
Here are the best gifts for a 14 year old boy:
The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel is a series of six fantasy novels written by Irish author Michael Scott, completed in 2012.
The books have been nominated for various teen literary and reader’s awards.
Even if your teen isn’t fond of reading, he will definitely read this book from cover to cover.
And you will enjoy it just as much as your 14-year-old son.
A nice gift to play in a company: this set contains everything twice: you get two Nerf Magazines, two vests (thick material, adjustable in size) with nice loopholes to add your nerf darts, two masks, and two good quality protective glasses.
Two lightweight masks as well as two wristbands for more dart storage for easy reload are also included.
The set contains 60 soft darts.
The game is a great enjoyment – verified by lots of satisfied customers!
This box is a real fun: it provides up to 70 components to learn 32 interactive courses and create amazing projects.
Create your first ‘Hello world!’ LED blinking together with your son in no time!
With its chasing, blinking and breathing LEDs as well as steam, light, flame, and ultrasonic distance sensors, this kit can add an amount of skills and character to any project.
Looking for a fun game that’s good for kids as well as for adults?
Look no further!
This hookey game is a perfect idea for spending time as a family and having fun together.
A nice alternative to darts.
It is a safer option in a home with kids: the rings are soft enough so that there’s no concern about damaging anything or hurting anyone.
Even some maths skills are required – play and learn – 2 in 1!
In the age of smartphones and digital cameras, countless photos are taken.
The useful helpers accompany your 14-year-old child in all situations – whether in everyday life, on holiday or at school.
Many cool snapshots are developed far too rarely.
If you also think that photos of your kid should be admired by all of the family, give him the Custom Pop Art picture as a gift.
You can’t make pictures any funnier!
Turn them into eye-catching works of art that decorate your walls.
If you happen to have certain color wishes, these will be taken into account when creating the present.
If you wish, you can also have texts, a date and dedications inserted.
This creates a wonderful gift idea that cannot be more personal and individual!
The UFO flying toy with bright led lights.This drone is fast and easy to control.
Completely safe for kids because of its kid-friendly propeller guards for increased safety and durability.
If your son is waiting for a drone as a gift, this is the best and most affordable present ever!
Total hit, even with the adults!
Great starter even for younger kids.
Flies up to 18 minutes with 2 included rechargeable batteries.
Less time-spending before the computer, more time outdoors – with this Water Rocket Kit it will be extremely fascinating!
Even neighbours and passers-by will stop to watch your son playing outside.
So much fun and so easy to use: just fill the bottle with water and up you go!
It’s amazing how high it can reach!
This water rocket is a great gift for your teenager, just make sure you have enough space (nearly 50 m radius all around) in your backyard.
This LEGO London Skyline will disappoint neither you nor your son!
Being a detailed model of London skyline, it will develop your kid’s interest in architecture, culture, travelling, building or history of famous landmarks.
Let this LEGO Kit be the first in your collection of famous and incredible cityscapes from around the world!
Made of high quality materials, the Model Kit features the National Gallery, Nelson’s Column, London Eye, Big Ben and Tower Bridge, and includes a collectible booklet containing information about the design, architecture and history of the objects.
Is your 14-year-old offspring into science and experiments.
Buy him this awesome Beginner Microscope: your kid will be able to see individual cells, and even nuclei.The microscope produces a reasonable level of magnification and clarity.
The right way to introduce your child into the world of microscopy!
Having useful functions (plastic slides, LED light and carrying box), the kit will give the young user plenty of ideas of what to apply the microscope for.
Definitely worth buying!
If you want your 14-year-old son to spend more time in fresh air, this pogo stick is a must-have!
It’s really sturdy and once you get going you can bounce really high.
Very stable, with non-slip foot pegs to help your kid use it with ease.
The stick is able to handle weights from 80-160 pounds.
Foam covered grips and frame make this pogo stick not only comfortable to use, but also keeps your pogo looking great!
Now your teen won’t be late for school: and he will love his new stylish HODO digital watch with precise time keeping, daily alarm, and hourly chime time report function.
In addition to that, the watch is waterproof and easy to handle in dark environments – due to its LED-light function.
It is shock resistant and key scratch resistant which makes it suitable for both outdoor and indoor sports.
Any kid will enjoy wearing it!
If your 14-year-old wants to decide for himself which dream to fulfill, give him “a cash injection” without handing over a boring and dreary envelope.
So how about the innovative Puzzle Pod Cryptex.
To open this money box, an interactive game must be played out between you and the recipient.
Put money inside, and locate the letters needed to open the puzzle – if your boy likes brain-teasers, this gift is for him!
The level of difficulty can be determined by the word selected as well as the clues given.
A sophisticated gift idea that perfectly stages a banknote!
The YOUXU professional headset provides top notch gaming experience for your devoted Fortnite fan;) Being multi-platform compatible, delivering extraordinary stereo sound, and transmitting high-quality communication due to its omnidirectional microphone, this gaming headset possesses skin-friendly leather over-ear pads suitable for any size.
But make sure your child doesn’t get lost in his digital world – make a hiking tour together, for a change;)
Modern design and high tech: here it is, the perfect gift for your young champion!
The RipStik caster board provides the feeling of carving through waves or snow while being on dry land.
The board provides a unique carving motion, thanks to inclined 360 degree caster truck, a pivoting deck, and 76mm high grade urethane wheels.
The deck platforms are slip-resistant to assure the safety of your teenager.
But don’t forget to purchase a helmet too;)
If your teen hasn’t yet found his real passion, why not help him become an ambitious photographer?
This gift looks like a normal gift card but as soon as you have scratched off the PIN code, the wonderful world of Photoshop, Lightworks, Camtasia, Adobe Premier, and Gimp opens to your kid!
He just needs to visit the website, and to start learning “from the scratch”;) The program also works in real time via chat application to assist the students.
Now you can be sure you‘ll have perfect family photos after your next vacation!
No doubt, choosing a gift for a 14-year-old boy is not an easy task.
Especially during puberty, the interests between adults and adolescents diverge more than ever before and never after.
Products that some mothers or fathers consider to be excellent sometimes make their kids frown;) So consider the special needs of your teenagers when choosing a gift.
Just put yourself in their shoes!
Weigh up exactly which gifts your boy would be glad about.
With our gift ideas for teens, you can do nothing wrong – guaranteed!
Whatever you’re looking for, you’re sure to find cool, age-appropriate gifts for teenagers that will blow up their minds!
Did you read our article on boys’ year by year development stages?