Ever since his debut in 1997, the boy who lived has been a cultural icon. With his lightning scar on his forehead and signature glasses, Harry Potter has been a huge success in many countries. The books have been translated into about 68 languages, proving that Harry Potter is universal. Inspiring spin-offs, festivals, and even a few theme parks, the books and movies have a huge fanbase. Harry Potter has many fans around the world and has inspired some great merchandise. Here is a practical and useful guide to help you find the perfect present for your favorite Potterhead!
Just like the Marauder's Map before being opened, this plain black mug may not look like anything special to muggles, but pour hot liquids into it and it morphs into the marauder's map. It may not be the map itself, but hey, it's pretty darn close. Mischief managed!Buy Now | $23.98+
This gift set comes with a Hogwarts alumni makeup bag, an owl coin purse that resembles Hedwig with a letter in her mouth, and a Hogwarts acceptance letter wristlet wallet. These are perfect for the fashionista in your life who also loves Harry Potter.Buy Now | $23.40+
Many Harry Potter fans have caught themselves reading the books and wanting to try all the flavors from Bertie Botts, so why not buy your fan a 6 pack of them? Enjoy some jelly beans, but watch out for the rotten egg flavor! You can also buy 1 or 2 packs instead of 6.Buy Now | $10+
This travel mug is perfect for the fan that always seems to be on the go with a beverage in their hand. Whether it's a mom needing her coffee fix or a college student on their way to class, they will surely appreciate this cup and its clever pun. It's also available without the glitter.Buy Now | $15+
Who woudn't want to eat little Harry Potter cookies complete with the scar and glasses while marathoning all the movies in one night? This cookie cutter is perfect for any Harry Potter fan that loves baking, whether it's cookies or making shapes for some gourmet cakes!Buy Now | $5.57+
The “T” in Voldemort is actually silent.
Here are some bookmarks so your Harry Potter fan will never lose their place while reading the series for the millionth time. This bookmark collection comes with 7 Horcruxes, and there are 7 Harry Potter books, which means there's a bookmark for each book in the series!Buy Now | $29.50+
This is a backpack, messenger bag, and laptop bag all in one! It may not be Hermione's bag, but it's pretty close. Whether it's for a student of any age or a fun carry-on for future flights, this bag can carry a lot while also showing some Hogwarts pride.Buy Now | $39.99+
Similar to the Marauder's Map morphing mug, this mug is cold sensitive for the fan you know who prefers cold drinks instead of hot beverages. This one displays the map with no details at room temperature, but once you pour an ice-cold liquid into it, the details appear.Buy Now | $26.98+
This set comes with a journal, a wax stamp, two wax sticks, paper for writing letters, envelopes, and a paperweight. This gift is perfect for that one in person in your life that still appreciates good old-fashioned hand-written letters with the wax seal and everything.Buy Now | $28.61+
The Dementors represent depression, which J.K. Rowling has dealt with herself.
Know someone who is expecting that can't wait to raise their child on Harry Potter? Get them this adorable flying keys mobile for the nursery! This mobile represents the scene from the Sorcerer's Stone in which Harry has to catch the flying keys and just looks pretty in general.Buy Now | $66+
No longer do school planners and journals have to be boring! This set is perfect for a student of any age, a writer, or anyone who likes to plan and be organized. Surprise a student or anyone needing organization in their life with this preppy gift set.Buy Now | $59+
We've all wanted to sip on some butterbeer like Harry and his friends. While many have made versions of butterbeer, we can't exactly cozy up in The Three Broomsticks. To solve this problem, just burn some butterbeer candles and imagine drinking butterbeer in Hogsmeade.Buy Now | $53.93+
J.K. Rowling is the first author to become a billionaire.
Cute idea: Propose to your significant other with this ring! Or if you're not ready for that step, it can be a promise ring. Or you know, just a gift to say how awesome that person is. Either way, any Harry Potter fan will love to have this handmade ring on their finger.Buy Now | $85+
Harry Potter was born July 31, the same date as J.K. Rowling.
Not only does this box set come with all eight movies on both Blu-ray and DVD, but it also comes with memorabilia and over 37 hours of special features and bonus content. This is perfect for a fan of the movies and books alike, although it is costly (but worth it).Buy Now | $339+
Not every fan has all the books yet, and that's okay! Some fans may have only seen the movies, which is also okay. This is for fans that do not have the books yet for whatever reason. They are hardcover and come in a trunk, which explains why it's pretty pricey.Buy Now | $163+
While there's another chess set on this list (that is much cheaper), this one has more detailed pieces and the board isn't just cardboard. It's definitely made for the fan that appreciates the small details. This chess set is a replica of the one featured in the Sorcerer's Stone movie.Buy Now | $395+
Harry Potter has inspired many merchandise and products, but these are the best of the best. However, no matter what you get for that Potterhead in your life, they will certainly appreciate your thought and effort in getting them the perfect gift. These gifts are for any Harry Potter fan, whether they’re a wizard, witch, Ravenclaw, Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff, squib, half-blood, pureblood, muggle-born, or even a muggle. Everyone deserves the perfect gift (okay, maybe not Voldemort and his death eaters, but everyone else does).