10 Totally Awesome Gifts for The Instagram Obsessed
For the friend who’s more concerned with how many likes her latest post got than, well, pretty much anything else, these gifts will showcase what a loyal follower you really are.
Classic Slide Reels
Remember those red viewmasters that, with a push of the handle, showed you picture after picture of your favorite dinosaurs or cartoon characters? Now you can transform up to seven of his Instagram pictures into a modern version of the retro favorite.
To buy: From $24, reelagram.com
A seemingly endless feed of gorgeous snapshots is great, but tangible versions she can decorate her office walls with are even better. This compact printer (it weighs just 6.6 ounces!) prints 2-inch-by-3-inch peel and stick photos and comes with a free editing software, so she can add text or emojis before printing.
To buy: $130, amazon.com.
When you know the first thing your friend does when she wakes up is check her Instagram feed, this is the gift for her. The tear-off calendar, which features either a random assortment of photos from her feed or ones specifically selected for birthdays and other holidays, has a smooth matte finish and sits flat on a desk or tabletop.
To buy: $40 for 366, socialprintstudio.com.
Photo Mosaic Poster
He loves that one photo of the skyline at sunset, but how could he possibly choose just one to print and showcase on the wall? Enter this cool tool, which lets you select one photo and then uses the rest of the shots in your feed to create a one-of-a-kind mosaic. Have the hi-res file emailed to you—or print a poster-sized version instead.
To buy: From $29, postrgram.com.
With clean lines, deep-set glass, a mat cut, and two choices of real hardwood finish, her photo will look like it belongs in a museum (because that’s how good it is, right?). Choose from 12 sizes, and the framed photo will arrive ready to hang.
To buy: From $99, artifactuprising.com.
The mobile device taking all those great pictures needs protection against accidental drops… and what better way to guard it than with a durable case that’s decked out in an array of photos she’s taken. Choose from a multitude of devices—including iPhone and Android—and a variety of fun layouts.
To buy: $40, casetify.com.
Here’s something you never thought you’d hear: Now you can take your Instagram photos and eat them, too. Seriously. This assortment of six bite-sized chocolate confections—in dark, milk, or white chocolate—features a different Instagram photo on each one. Add a variety of extras, like ghost pepper salt, coffee bean crumble, and dried strawberries.
To buy: $20 for six, cocoagraph.com.
Like the ultimate coffee table book for the Instagram lover, this monthly service curates 50-100 of the most recent photos on his camera roll and artfully arranges them onto the pages of his very own magazine. Not happy with the layout? Delete, rearrange, and organize to your liking before printing.
To buy: From $27 for three months, getrecently.com.
Cozy weekends spent lounging on the couch just got infinitely more fun. Pick your favorite photo, and this company will print it on high-quality lustre photo paper and then carefully cut it into a 252-piece puzzle. Available for both horizontal and vertical prints, in multiple sizes.
To buy: $25, pinholepress.com.