Whether you're looking for a 40th birthday gift idea, or maybe a present for someone born in any year of the 1970s, this page will give you some inspiration on what to buy.

Here you will find a wide range of novel and quirky gift ideas to suit all budgets. Ideal for Christmas, too.
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Born in the 70s Sweets Gift Box

Who wouldn't be delighted to receive a box full of retro sweets through their letterbox? As this is designed to fit through a standard letterbox, the recipient doesn't need to be at home to receive it. A lovely gift idea for a 40th Birthday or anyone born in this unforgettable decade.


The 40th Birthday Game

A special edition birthday game especially for a 40th birthday. FREE 40 patterned gift wrap paper included loose in pack.
Sweets in the 70s - Silver Gift Box with Ribbon

A smaller sized selection that above, but still packed with childhood favourites including Dip Dab, Fizz Wiz, Lollipops, Chews, Straws, Love Hearts, Parmaviolets, Wham Bars etc. Fits through the letterbox and an ideal Christmas or birthday present.
Big Daddy Retro Wrestling Mug

The perfect gift for your own Big Daddy! Features the wording "The Daddy's Mug" inside the mug and "Who's The Daddy!" on the outside.

Born in the Super Groovy 70's Mug

A funky looking mug in a gift box which is ideal for a 40th Birthday, Christmas or, of course, anyone born in the age of disco and glam rock.
A matching keyring and photo frame are also available below.
Born in the 70s T-shirt

A 100% cotton tee which is available for up to size 18. Ideal as a birthday gift for work colleagues, friends etc.

Crystal Rhinestone 70s Vest Top

Here we have a fabulous soft cotton vest with a quality glass cut rhinestone design. An ideal gift for the birthday girl!


Made in 1974 Shoulder/Tote Bag

100% cotton, re-suable and environmentally friendly. A fun present and why not stick some extra gift vouchers inside for an extra surprise?

40th Birthday Funny T-shirt - Made in 1974 All Original Parts

Made in 1974 - All Original Parts T-shirt (choice of colours)

A funny 40th Birthday tee for ladies which is available in seven colours for sizes 8 to 16.

40th Birthday Party Balloons

A pack of six balloons - 2 Pink, 2 Purple, 2 White which are suitable for helium inflation.


Oh My God, I'm 40 book
Oh My God, I'm 40!

The 40-something Woman's Survival Guide. An amusing hardcover book by British author and journalist Deborah Durbin.

Things to Do Now That You're 40

A 256 page paperback by Rebecca Hall that will teach the reader how to seize the day and have a mid-life adventure instead of a crisis! Beautifully illustrated and include hundreds of inventive and imaginative suggestions.

70s School Days CD Box Set

A fantastic 5 disc box set featuring 100 classic tracks from the 1970s. An ideal gift for anyone who was born or grew-up in the great decade.

Jackie - The Party Album (2014)

The very latest Jackie compilation album features 2 discs of 70s party hits from artists including ABBA, The Four Tops, David Essex, Mud, The Osmonds and many more artists. Ideal as a birthday/Christmas present or for playing at a retro seventies party.

Blowing Out Candles Since 1974 Shoulder Tote Bag
Blowing Out Candles Since 1974 Tote Bag

A re-usable and eco-friendly shopping bag. Place some gift vouchers inside for an extra surprise!

A 1970s Childhood - From Glam Rock to Happy Days

Written by the English writer Derek Tait, this paperback is a fascinating read for anyone who grew-up in the 70s. Do you remember
Apollo 13's aborted mission to the moon or Edward Heath's victory in the General Election? These and many more memories are featured and this book is an ideal gift for people of a certain age.
A 1970s Teenager: From Bell-Bottoms to Disco Dancing

This enjoyable book is very highly-rated by customers and takes a nostaligic look-back at the fads and fashions, music, hobbies and TV programmes which defined the ’70s for many of us. Available as a paperback or Kindle edition.

Nice to See It, To See It, Nice (paperback)

For anyone who spent many an evening in front of the telly back in the 70s, this amusing and well-written paperback by British writer Brian Viner will provide many hours of nostalgic reading. Many long-forgotten TV programmes are mentioned, along with popular favourites such as Morecambe and Wise and, of course, as the title suggests, The Generation Game hosted by Bruce Forsyth.

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