10 of The Best Breakup Gifts For Friends

Few things hurt in life like a breakup.

In the words of the immortal song by Al Green ‘How Can You Mend a Broken Heart?’ we’re sending more and more breakup gifts.

A breakup care package can help to ease the pain and heartache of lost love, so keep reading for some ideas on the best gifts for a breakup.

Whether you're looking for a divorce gift, something to cheer up a friend, a break up care package sent to a loved one's home can do them the world of good.

If you're looking for gifts to cheer someone up, here are 10 of our bestselling breakup gifts:

1. Bath Salts

Help her to feel calm on the inside with a relaxing bath that includes bath salts. Our pick is a luxurious bath soak made with four salt varieties and seaweed extract.

detox bath salt

The blend of Eucalyptus, Peppermint and Spearmint Essential Oils uplifts the mind and helps to detox the body and a hot bath is one of the best breakup gifts for your friend.

2. Mindfulness Journal

Her feelings and emotions will be on a rollercoaster so help her to remain centred with a mindfulness journal that encourages her to practice wellness.

mind notes journal

She's probably a mixture of emotions right now and keeping track of them in a thoughtful breakup present for a friend will help her back on the road to self-love.

3. Lapcos Sheet Mask

Soothe the skin with an aloe sheet mask. This one contains aloe leaf and cucumber fruit extract to help skin retain moisture for a soft, hydrated appearance.

lapcos sheet mask

4. Chocolate

Chocolate is always one of the best gifts for breakups! Chocolate (or ice cream!) is always a good idea an we’ve got various bars and flavours to choose from.

    Shower her with sugar to show her how sweet she is to you!

    love chocolate bar

    5. Create A Break Up Gift Box

    Curate a gift to help cheer even the saddest person up! The self-care nature of the gifts makes it a good breakup present.

    The Little Book of Self-Care provides relaxation exercises to help her focus on her personal needs in an enjoyable way. It’s a beautiful, inspiring book with 100 accessible activities that helps readers reconnect the body, mind, spirit, and surroundings, to leave them feeling refreshed and ready to face the world again.

    6. I’m Kind of Awesome Journal

    You know she’s awesome but a bad breakup can have her doubting her own awesomeness.

    awesome mini journal

    This confidence-boosting mini journal provides the perfect place for her to remember and record all the ways that she’s currently crushing it.

    7. Tea/Coffee

    Brits know a cup of tea can solve pretty much anything so add a box of organic chamomile to help her relax or organic earl grey to help brighten her morning routine.

    organic tea

    If she prefers coffee, add a gorgeous box of our new supplier Onyx coffee.

    8. Hot Chocolate

    Staying with the hot drinks theme, a soothing cup of decadent drinking chocolate makes everyone feel better! 

    marshmallow hot chocolate

    9. Cookbook

    Our food affects our mood and this cookbook has over 130 simple, delicious, vegetable-focused recipes where the authors show how eating plant-based means eating well – and ensuring a happier mind, body and planet.

    vegan cookbook

    10. Candles

    Scents can have positive effects on mood, stress reduction, sleep enhancement, self-confidence, and physical and cognitive performance.

    This cinnamon and nutmeg candle from Paddywax comes with a cute hug illustration to share with the people you love.

    scented candle


    We're particularly partial to Voluspa candles - they look and smell amazing and the glassware can be reused once al the wax has burned away.

    voluspa rose otto candle

    All our gifts come with a handwritten card so your break up gift set will show her just how much she means to you.

    Shop these ideas and more for your friend in need and build your own break up gift box to bring love and light back into her life.

    All our UK gifts come with a handwritten notecard and have free delivery so send your friend a breakup gift box now!