It took me 30 years to look this good T-shirt

 Born in the 80s

Gift Ideas, T-shirts, Cards and Party Decorations

Whether you're looking for 30th birthday gift ideas or a present for someone born in any year of the 1980s, this page will give you some inspiration on what to buy. We've hand-picked some of the very best products that really caught our eye, and which will surely put a smile on the recipients face.

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All items on this page are under £10 each including delivery! 

Simply The Best 30 Year Old Socks

A lovely novelty gift idea to regularly remind the recipient how old they are!

Pink Est. 1985 Socks

For sizes 4-8 

Est. 1985 Birthday Socks

An amusing pair of socks that fit sizes 5-12. 

Retro Sweets Gift Box - fits through the letterbox!

This is a clever idea and imagine the smile on the recipient's face when this gift box falls through their letterbox. They'll have an even bigger smile when they open it to reveal a box full of retro sweets! Despatched the next working day. 


30th Birthday Survival Kit (Blue or Pink)

A quirky novelty gift idea which includes a bag full of goodies to help the Birthady girl or boy survive the day! 

Smash Hits CD Box Set

The best hits from your childhood or teen years 

Child of the 80s Gift Box

Filled with classic childhood favourites, this gift box is topped off with Child of the 80's Sticker, and inside the lid of the box features a decade based fun fact sticker all about the 80's.

Cute Tatty Teddy

Make someone’s day with this adorable, hand-made Tatty Teddy holding a 30 shaped ‘Birthday’ plaque.

Thir-Tea Personalised Mug

Add the recipent's name. Design printed on both sides.

30th Birthday Candle

Choice of three colours. Features sparkly glitter design. 

Daughter 30th Birthday Card 

by Alexanders Gifts

Keep Calm You're Only Thirty Tote Bag

Available in red, black or deep ink, this amusing shoulder bag is environmentally friendly and will put a smile on the recipient's face.

30th Birthday Shopping Bag

A lovely gift idea for the birthday girl, this strong, 100% cotton re-usable shopper bag has long handles for carrying over the shoulder. It's also environmentally friendly.

30th Birthday Wrapping Paper

An ideal unisex design and perfect for adding that extra special finishing touch to your gift(s). 

Born in the Electric 80's Photo Frame Gift

This free-standing frame will fit a 6" x 4" photo and would make a quirky gift idea.

Born in the Electric 80's Gift Mug

A quality Ceramic mug presented in a gift box. Ideal birthday gift.

Ladies Made in the 80s Tee

available for sizes 8-18 

Ladies Born in the 80s T-shirt

Available for sizes 8-18 

Personalised 30th Birthday Invitation Postcard 

Made in the 80s White Tee for Men or Women 

with cool retro font design

Eighties Child Mug

Officially licensed design including Care Bears, Trollz, Glo Worm and other retro toys. 

Ignoring Advice Since 1985 Shopping Bag

The ideal gift for those who never listen! 

1985 Birthday Card and DVD

A wonderful idea and the ideal 30th birthday gift which includes a 1985 DVD Film (60 minutes) that features historic news and events with 1985 greeting card featuring iconic images from that year on the cover and further facts inside.

30th Birthday Pop-Up Greeting Card

This novel and eye-catching card will help get the day off to a lovely start for the Birthday boy/girl. Imagine the look on their face when this card springs open when they take it out of the envelope! 

30th Birthday Gift Bag

A lovely gift bag for placing small gifts into. 

Made in the 80s Pin Badge

A hand-made button pin badge which the Birthday girl/boy can wear to let everyone know when they were conceived!

I Grew Up in the 80s CD Box Set

You can't go far wrong with a CD of 80s songs, but this one is particularly good. The box set includes three CD's of original hits from the great decade, which includes one CD of music from TV series and movies. A highly-rated collection which is ideal for anyone who grew up in the 80s.

Pink Party Bunting

Low cost paper bunting that's perfect for decorating a room with. 

Life After 30 - A Survival Guide For Women

An amusing paperback book which is ideal for a fun extra gift. 

Happy Birthday 1985 Mug

featuring details of what happened in the year you were born.

30th Birthday Card Son

Can be customised online. 

Neon 80s T-shirt

Featuring a colourful splatter paint design. 

30th Birthday Mug

Choice of colours available with message printed on both sides. 

Chocolate and Wine And I'm Just Fine Gift Bag

For those who live life to the full! 

30th Birthday - 1985 Greetings Card and CD

A lovely gift idea. The music CD features original tracks from 1985 and comes attached to the back of a two fold birthday card featuring iconic images and top news stories on the cover and more facts inside. 

Keep Calm You're Only 30 Mug

Now, this is a great idea and "Keep Calm" gifts have become very popular in recent times. This will put a smile on the recipient's face every time they drink their favourite beverage. 

30th Birthday Balloons

This pack of bright and cheerful, large balloons includes 2 x Pink, 2 x Purple and 2 x White designs. They're perfect for creating a girlie (or blokey!) birthday room at home or at a party venue.

Eighties Child Mug

A quirky gift idea for any lady who has fond memories of their 80s childhood. Features classic girls toys inc. Trollz, Care Bears, Barbie etc. A high quality mug that comes in a gift box and ideal for birthday's, Christmas etc.

30th Birthday Photo Frame

A low cost extra gift idea for adding a photo up to 5" x 3.5"

Happy 30th Birthday Foil Centrepiece

A lovely decoration that will add the finishing touch a table.

30th Birthday Sixpence

Lovely good luck present idea for man or woman. The sixpence sits in a black cushion interior.

30th Birthday Party Invitation Card

My Year 1985 Paperback Book

A fascinating read by journalist David Simpson which features facts such as "in 1985 Ernie Wise made Britain s first network mobile call." Ideal birthday gift.

30th Birthday Decorations

Pink, Blue or Black

Stunning hologram effect hanging decorations.  

30th Birthday Table 2 Ply Napkins

Pack of 18