Despicable Me is one of the best animated movies ever made. Apart from Gru’s funny accent, another highlight of the film is the minions- those yellow, weird looking creatures with funny theatrics that are loyal to their villainous master. Their popularity has seen them rise to icons among movie lovers across the globe.
You are probably a minion fan yourself, or maybe you know someone who is, and that is why you are here. We have compiled a list of the best gift ideas for minion fans. Just like minions, these gifts will make him feel good about himself. So, read along and get the general idea of what minion lovers are likely to find exciting.
Nothing will transform him into the geeky looking minions than this gift. They are licensed goggles, so you need not worry about the health hazards. It is made of plastic, which is both flexible and soft and will not irritate his skin. It has an adjustable strap; therefore, one size fits many people. So, instead of buying this gift for him alone, you can purchase the goggles for your whole family and transform yourselves into a minion family during the Halloween. Word of caution: this gift is not recommended for children under four years.
Minions Testing 1234 Microfiber Sheet Set, Twin
Make your son’s bedtime worthwhile with this minion gift. It has many minion images that will transform his room to the despicable me laboratory. The pillow has images on both sides. He can, therefore, flip it to the side of minions he wants close to him. The thin sheets are made from 100% polyester microfiber, which is very comfortable and easy to wash. The sheet set is very colorful and vibrant, perfect for children’s room. He will love this gift.
Minions Rock ‘N Roll Stuart
Fulfill his dream of chatting with a minion in real life with this gift. This minion rocks ‘n roll Stuart toy plays its electric guitar and dances to the rhythm of the music. It has the complete look of the minion, including the big weird goggles, so your minion fan will not worry that it is a counterfeit. One of the best properties of this gift is that it has an inbuilt talk back feature with an original minion movie voice. This will surely keep your despicable me fan grappling with joy.With a press of the button, he will be entertained by both music and dance from this toy. It is designed to play various guitar pieces, so your boy will not get bored listening to the same tune over and over again. It is battery operated, which is far much safer for kids than electric controlled toys. This toy will make a wonderful gift for your little minion fan. Ooh, and Stuart can also interact with Bob and Kevin- the two are bought separately.
Despicable Me 2 Dave Minion Knit Peruvian Beanie
Keep your minion fan extra warm with this minion hat. Made from soft fleece, it is both warm and comfortable. It also has fleece straps that can be left hanging for a loose fit or tied up for a tight fit. The yellow color will ensure that the young minion fan is easily traced in a crowded area. This beanie should not be reserved for winter only. The fleece material absorbs sweat from the skin like wool and can, therefore, be worn during the warm seasons also.
With one size fits many, this hat is designed for both children and adults. Therefore, do not limit this gift to children alone. Make it a family affair by purchasing this gift for everyone in the family. Whether it is the Halloween or just any family outing, you will be able to connect with other minion fans with this gift. Furthermore, your kids will have a blast pretending to be Dave, the minion.
Monopoly Game Despicable Me Edition
Ever heard of the monopoly game? Who am I kidding? Of course, you have. Now, imagine the monopoly game with a Despicable Me twist to it. It sounds fun, isn’t it? Well, it is. The player with the most Banana Bucks wins. Using the same concept of the traditional Monopoly game, this game is both easy and fun and can be played by both children and adults. The monopoly dice has been replaced with a spinner pod. The spinner pod has Nom Nom Tom minion, although four other tokens can replace him.
It also has a raised surface that is different from the previous flat monopoly board. The raised surface surrounds a recessed area, which contains a wheel of numbers. The spinner is spun in the recessed area, and the figure the game token ends up pointing to is the number of points you have to move on the board. Houses and hotels have been replaced by ice cream sundaes and cupcakes, although the concept of buying and selling is still the same. So, start making an investor out of him by purchasing a Monopoly Game Despicable Me Edition.
Minions 25oz. Wide-Mouth Water Bottle, Stuart
Make him look forward to his hydration sessions with this wonderful minion gift. Made from Tritan plastic, this water bottle is resistant to breakages and therefore very durable. The flip-top cap is designed to open and lock into place to avoid hurting you when drinking. The top cap is also spill-proof when closed.The wide mouth design is for easy drinking and easy passage of ice cubes. The bottle has an inbuilt loop for easy carrying. This is one of the best gift ideas for your minion fan, as it puts his health into consideration. Keep him hydrated by purchasing a Minion 25oz. Wide-Mouth Water Bottle.
Minion Bob Interacts with Teddy Bear
Want a toy that will keep your minion fan distracted while you work? Then, this is the best gift for him. It has a soft-skin upper body for easy handling. The head is flexible and can be moved in all directions. Voice reactions from the toy accompany each head movement. It has the same original voice of Minion Bob, plus sound effects.
The arms can also be moved to different positions. When you plug the teddy bear into Bob’s side, it starts talking. The minion can also sense when the teddy is unplugged. It has more than 20 phrases and sound effects to keep your minion fan completely entertained. It is battery-operated and can last for a considerable amount of time.
This is a perfect gift for the whole minion's fan family. Made from transparent glass, it is hand painted with artistic flair. The transparent background makes the minion painting stand out well. The minion is taking a selfie, which has a comical effect to it. Another good thing about this mug is that it can be personalized to include a name- so, each mug with a name of a family member. With this gift, you can easily convert a hater to a fan. So, buy a Minions Mug for each member of your family and see how the coffee breaks will turn out.
Despicable Me Minions Personalized Gift Children Silverware Set
Kids are naturally poor feeders. However, they respond well to toys. This customized silverware was made precisely for that, to jumpstart his appetite. With this gift, his meals will be both nutritious and fun. Every piece of cutlery is handmade artistically.
Putting into consideration the careless nature of children, the set is made from a carefully selected material that is both safe and durable. The cutlery set is coated with polymer clay and baked well to make it firm. The utensils are also lacquered with an eco base for protection. The utensils can also be customized to include details of the person you want it gifted to.
Despicable Me Minion Vans Shoes
This customized Despicable Me Minion styled shoes is an excellent gift for both children and adults. The calibrated colors are done well. Plus, the combination of a purple monster minion on one shoe and a terrified yellow minion on the other is reminiscent of Despicable Me 2. The contrasting minions make this shoe one of the unique items for your minion fan. The shoe is very comfortable and easy to wash.
Jerry 13 Inch Plush Children’s Backpack
Let your kid stand out and become the coolest among his peers with this backpack. Designed to look like Jerry in the movie, this bag is both fun and resourceful. It has soft yellow fabric that is easy to clean, so you do not need to worry when it gets dirty. It has adjustable shoulder straps and a handle on top for both carrying and hanging when not in use. It also has a zip compartment that is large enough to accommodate all his belongings, making it the perfect school bag for a minion fan.
Despicable Me Minions Slipper
He cannot claim to be a minion fan without owning a pair of these shoes. Make him an official member of the minions club with a pair of minion slippers. They come in an assortment of sizes and can be worn by both adults and children. They come in blue and yellow colors, the signature colors of the minions. They are made from soft polyester material making them very comfortable.
It is also made from the synthetic sole, so you do not need to worry about him getting sore feet. The shoes are also designed to have a firm grip on the feet. They are perfect for kids playing indoors. The polyester material absorbs moisture, which is ideal for hot weather. Furthermore, the googly eyeballs move as you walk, making them fun to watch.
Minion Pet Costume
It won’t be fair if you all had costumes and left your pet out of the fun. There is a wide array of these costumes for all types of pets, big, small, fat or normal. The costume consists of long yellow sleeves and a blue overall with inserts for the pet’s hind legs. It also has a yellow headgear with goggles and large minion eyes. If this costume does not make your pet cute, then nothing will. So, let your pet join in the minion frenzy.
Funko POP Movies Despicable: Dave Vinyl Figure
Is he a collector of despicable me merchandise? If not, make him one by purchasing this vinyl figure from Funko. Perfect for the desk, this can be a great gift for an adult minion fan. For a young fan, you can keep it near his bed to keep him company during sleep. It is made from sturdy vinyl material making it durable. It is also light. He can, therefore, carry it to wherever he wants to take it. Brighten his day by purchasing a Dave Vinyl Figure from Funko.
Minions Hand-painted Vinyl Record Wall Clock
This amazing vintage wall clock is made from vinyl records and decorated with acrylic paints. This is the best gift for the whole minion family during Christmas. The unique design of the clock blends perfectly well with all interior designs and décor. One of the benefits of ordering this item is that it can be modified to meet your unique needs. The curved minions carrying bananas make this item a blend of artistry and fun. Make your family always think of you every time they check the time.
Minions Vinyl Wall Clock
Although made from recycled vinyl records, this timepiece is designed from both elegance and artistry. This wall clock is meant to be kept in children’s rooms. However, it can also be kept on any walls of the house, thanks to its unique design. The vinyl is laser cut, which means the design is of utmost precision. The funny cut images of minions will surely put a smile on anyone who comes into contact with this wall clock.
Personalized Minion Name
This is the best birthday gift for a minion fan. Made from the satin card with a wooden box frame, this item is large enough to be used as décor in the kid’s room. Its colorful nature together with the funny minion faces will convert his room into a fun place. Apart from his name, you can customize it to include special messages for your minion fan. The fact that the message is directed to him alone will make him feel very special and will always hold you in high regards. Surprise him on his birthday with this minion gift.
Naked Minions Personalized Decorative Pillow
We know what you think: naked minions, isn’t that perversion? That is contrary to what we had in mind when we recommended this product. We commend this product because of two reasons. First, it all brought a smile to our faces the first time we saw it. Secondly, it is a hit with customers. All of them gave positive reviews.
The pillows are made from sailcloth and painted with acrylic colors. Depending on your preferences, the pillows can be made of any sizes. Personal messages can also be inscribed on them. Surprise your hubby on any occasion with this gift and watch him spill his drink with laughter.
Despicable Me- Pair of Minions- Dave and Stuart- Movie Poster: 12x16
Another minion gift exclusively to brighten up his wall. Printed on 160gsm matt art paper, the posters are a delicacy to the eye. Although they do not come with a frame, they come rolled into a protective tube. So, chances of them getting damaged are lower than when they are shipped on the frame. Furthermore, you will get the chance to order a better frame for the posters. So, a Dave and Stuart Movie Poster and add to his collection of Despicable Me items.
Despicable Me: 3- Movie Collection
What is the point of owning all the items mentioned above if he does not own all the three movies. It should have been the first item on the list. Maybe we just saved the best for the last. Surprise him with the Despicable Me catalog and watch his reaction. Keep the collection safely kept for special family occasions, such as birthdays and Christmas time. Instead of running to the movies, you can always bond as a family by watching this movie collection together at the comfort of your living room.