31 Turtle Gift Ideas (Unique and Collectible)

Do you know someone passionate about marine life, the ocean, or nature? Does this affinity for the outdoors cause them to obsess about all things turtle?

If so, you can help them add to their collection with the following gift guide. It’s all about those who love turtles and embrace making them part of their every day lives.

It doesn’t matter if they are low-key collectors and prefer to have small trinkets in their home or are flamboyant regarding their zeal for turtles—we’ve got you covered!

Check out the following turtle gift guide for ideas and inspiration.

31 Turtle Inspired Gifts

purple stone necklace

Close to Their Heart: “Magical Color Changing” purple sea glass necklace, freshwater pearl

Keep a person’s love for nature, the beach, and turtles close to their heart by giving them this gorgeous necklace. It’s a “magic color changing” purple sea glass necklace from Hawaii. Along with the stone, it also features a freshwater pearl, turtle charm, and sterling chain.

The chain typically measures 20” and has a lobster claw clasp. Under different lighting conditions, purple sea glass may change color. When it’s under the sunlight, it may appear purple. However, if it’s under a bulb indoors, it may appear blue, clear, or pink.

This gift also includes gift wrapping and a free message.

turtle shaped trinklet

Tiny Trinkets: Turtle Trinket Jewelry Box with Sparkling Light Green Crystals

If you know someone who is redecorating a room with a beach theme or loves nature and wildlife, this is an excellent gift idea. It’s a trinket box in the shape of a turtle. This jewelry box features a hinged hand-painted figurine with sparkling green crystals.

Turtle lovers can use it for holding rings, or other small collections. It measures 2.7″ x 2.1″ x 2.1″ and comes with a gift box. It’s a beautiful gift for Mother’s Day, birthdays, anniversaries, or any occasion where you want to show someone you know how much they adore turtles.

Consider adding this trinket box to a gift basket containing other small items, including a coffee mug, some treats, and a candle.

peace and love t-shirt

Wear it With Pride: Peace Love and Turtles T-shirts

Sometimes there’s no denying how much someone loves something because they wear it like a mascot on t-shirts. If that’s the case with someone you know and their love for turtles, this gift idea can’t be missed.

You’ll be giving them a t-shirt that reads, “Peace, Love, and Turtles.” It’s a light brown t-shirt featuring a stack of four pastel colored turtles on the left-hand side and the slogan written in yellow fonts on the right.

They’re surrounded by dragonflies and hearts. You can also choose from four other colors, including blue, white, green, and royal blue. The t-shirt is available in sizes Kids 6 all the way up to male extra large.

tortoise led light

Light it Up: Cool Turtle Night Lights 3D Vision Effect LED Lamps

Available in sixteen different colors and with four different modes, this nightlight is a showstopper for turtle lovers. Its cute design is unique, and unlike anything else they’ll receive. Not only does it have a 3D lighting effect thanks to its unique design, but it also has remote control features.

Flicker modes are available, as well as the ability to adjust the brightness. Those receiving this gift can use either power it with three AA batteries or their USB cord. This nightlight is optimal for use in a baby’s room, on bedside tables, in living rooms, or anywhere else those who collect turtles would like to show them off.

sea turtle apron

For the Cook: Ambesonne Ocean Apron, Sea Turtle Swimming

Apron wearers don’t have to be professional chefs. No, they can be people who love to cook, grill out, or bake. Sometimes they also wear them when their crafting, painting or working on home improvement projects.

No matter the use, those who wear aprons frequently tend to go through a lot of them. Therefore, if you know someone who uses them a lot and also loves turtles, this is an ideal option. Its design depicts an ocean scene with a sea turtle swimming at the bottom.

It measures 31″ x 26,” has an adjustable neck strap, and features black ties. Its bold colors will make those wearing this apron stand out in a crowd!

beach vinyl wall clock

Give the Gift of Time: Turtle Beach Vinyl Record Wall Clock

Are you having a difficult time carving out time for a friend or loved one? Is it time to get that certain someone a gift? If you’ve answered yes to each of these questions and this person also loves turtles, this is a great gift option.

You’ll be giving them a turtle that’s been cut from a vintage vinyl record. It’s a unique way of showing someone you’re making time for them while simultaneously honoring their love for turtles. It’s a fun way of expressing yourself to your friend or loved one with an original gift.

They’ll appreciate the time metaphor, as well as admire the details and design of the turtle clock.

i love turtles poster

For the Writer: I Just Freaking Love Turtles Ok Journal

It doesn’t matter if you’re picking up a gift for someone who writes daily or loves taking notes, this journal is perfect for turtle lovers. Its cover reads, “I Just Freaking Love Turtles. Ok.” It’s a black cover featuring white fonts and a turtle surrounded by bubbles.

The journal is filled with one hundred and sixty lined pages, each with a space on top for the date. This paperback journal measures 6″ x 9,” making it ideal for tucking into bags or purses and taking it on-the-go.

Consider giving this gift with a set of high-quality gel pens or pens featuring a turtle theme.

canva painting

Add Some Decoration: Coastal Ocean Canvas Paintings Sea Turtle

The beachy themes of this piece of home decor illustrate an individual’s passion for nature, the outdoors, and turtles. This 12″ x 16″ stretched canvas painting features a turquoise colored sea turtle with two babies by its side.

It looks like it’s on top of a pier or boardwalk that has faded pieces of wood with real wood grain. The canvas is hand stretched over a frame made from 1.2″ thick wooden bars so that it won’t bend or deform.

Those who collect turtles will love receiving this gift to hang on their walls. They can hang it in their bathroom, bedroom, or living room.

turtle sculpture

The Gift of Sculpture: Hatching turtle mobile rocking sculpture

Someone doesn’t necessarily have to be a turtle collector to fall in love with this gift idea. They could be someone who works for a land trust, an environmental scientist, or even someone who works at a pet store.

You’ll be giving them a hatching turtle mobile rocking sculpture by John Perry. This green statue figurine is entitled, “Tipsy Turtle.” It’s a life-sized Loggerhead turtle that has just broken out of its shell and is about to climb out.

The shell is weighted, so there’s no chance of it rolling over. If it has a tilt, it will always roll right back over. This gift is also excellent for science teachers and professors.

wine glass

Wine Lovers Unite: Sea Turtle Stemless Wine Glass

Give the beach, ocean, or turtle lover in your life a truly one-of-a-kind gift. It’s a hand carved deep etch stemless wine glass. This stemless wine glass features a teal sea turtle with a crackle finish on the bottom.

You will not find any laser cutting or stickers on this glass. Instead, this glass features etching that will never fade or come off in the dishwasher. The crackle glass is handblown and, to achieve the crackle texture, the molten glass is dipped into cold water.

Those receiving this glass will love its authenticity and the fact that their gift is a work of art. The glass will hold 19 ounces of their favorite beverage, and it measures 4.02″ in diameter and 4.33″ tall.

cutting board

For the Kitchen: Froolu Turtle Family personalized cutting boards

Are you looking for a cute housewarming gift for someone who collects turtles? If so, this cutting board is ideal. Not only is it customizable, but it also features a stack of four cute turtles one on top of each other.

There are four lines available for customizing with the family’s name, dates, or any other message you would like to include on this gift. The cutting board measures 3/4″ thick and is available in sizes 7×8″, 9×12,” and 10.

5×16.” You can also choose from cherry, walnut, maple, white oak, hickory, and mahogany. A state of the art laser engraver personalizes each of these cutting boards.

tiny turtle hand glass ornaments

Give the Gift of Sparkle: Handmade Tiny Turtle Hand Blown Glass Ornaments

No matter if you’re filling a gift basket or searching for the perfect way to brighten someone’s day, these ornaments are excellent for turtle collectors. They’ll be receiving tiny hand-blown glass ornaments in the shape of turtles.

These figurines are a great way of adding sparkle to the bathroom, kitchen, and bedroom windows. Each measure 1.6″ and have a beautiful turtle shape. Because they’re handmade, the colors will vary for each turtle.

When the light hits the shell, they beautiful and sparkling. Consider giving this gift with a turtle-themed trinket box, or some other crystals to help add shine to the windows.

lunch bag

Give the Gift of Convenience: Sea Turtle Lunch Bag

It isn’t healthy for anyone to eat out for lunch every day. It’s a lot more convenient when there’s a high-quality bag on-hand for packing lunches. The next time you’re shopping for gifts, you can help someone live a little healthier with this sea turtle lunch bag.

If they have a passion for the ocean, environmental sciences, or turtles, this is a unique gift idea. The bag has an adjustable shoulder strap allowing them to wear it across their body or over their shoulder.

It’s a messenger style lunch bag featuring under the flap storage pockets, as well as rear-slip pockets. The main compartment also has an easy access drawstring closure.

bedding set

Sleep Under the Sea: 3D Turtle Bedding Sets

Give the turtle lover in your life an adventurous sleep experience with this 3D turtle bedding set. It’s a three-piece duvet cover set complete with one duvet cover, and two pillow shams. The duvet cover has a hidden zipper for added comfort.

Bold colors and prints make those who are using this set imagine they’re sleeping under the sea with the turtles. The pattern on the duvet looks like an enormous sea turtle swimming near the ocean floor.

If you know someone who is decorating their bedroom with this theme, they’ll love this gift idea. This bedding is available in twin, full, and queen sets.


A Charming Present: Charms and Abalone Bracelet with Magnetic Closure

Having a pet turtle, or the desire for one is something everyone loves. Help someone show off their affection for these little critters with this charm bracelet. You’ll find not only silvertone turtle charms on this bracelet but also abalone charms as well.

Abalone is a shellfish known for it’s colorful, pearlescent color inside its shell. It measures 7 1/2″ long and has a magnetic closure. This high-quality charm bracelet is a beautiful addition to any turtle lover’s collection.

They’ll love wearing it as a stand-alone piece, as well as with other turtle-themed pieces of jewelry from their collection.

porcelain coastal creatures

Creature Double Feature: Set of Two Blue Porcelain Coastal Creatures

If you know someone who loves everything that’s coastal and beach related, then this set of two blue porcelain coastal creatures will delight them. The set includes a starfish and turtle. The starfish measures 4″ x 4″ x 3/4″ high.

The turtle measures 4.25″ long, 3.25″ wide, and 1.25″ high. The blue glaze picks up the white in the porcelain details on each of these sea creatures. They make a great addition to collections, as well as decorative pieces for beach or coastal themed rooms.

Consider adding these porcelain pieces to a gift basket containing other coastal, ocean or beach-themed items including candles, picture frames, or soap dispensers.

shower curtain

For the Bathroom: Marine Shower Curtain, Baby Sea Turtles Swimming

Help someone you’re buying a gift to add a bit of whimsy to their bathroom decor. This shower curtain features black silhouettes of baby sea turtles swimming against a teal background. It measures 75″ long and is made from high-quality Turkish fabric.

Those who have an affinity for turtles will be delighted when they open this gift. It’s machine-washable, and its non-vinyl surface is waterproof. The bold graphics are printed with state-of-the-art digital printing technology.

Consider adding this unique shower curtain to a gift basket containing a soap dispenser, lotion dispenser, turtle-themed shower curtain rings, and a teal bath mat.

puzzle wood craft kit model

For the Puzzle Lover: Build Your Own 3D Wooden Assembly Puzzle Wood Craft Kit Model

Are you looking for a puzzle for someone who has put together every puzzle imaginable? If so, this gift idea is for you! It’s also optimal for those who collect turtles. The main reason is that it’s a 3D wooden assembly puzzle kit.

When they’re finished, they’ll have a model of a turtle. High-quality laser-cut pieces of wood are used for each puzzle piece. No glue is required, and each piece of wood comes pre-cut. The flat wooden sheets each measure approximately 1/4″ thick.

Because the instructions are straightforward, this puzzle is ideal for children and adults. No matter if you’re looking for a gift for someone who loves sea creatures or something to add to their turtle collection, this gift is sure to delight that person on your list!

tote bag

For the Environmentalist: Classic Extra Large Utility Tote Bag 2

We’re all trying to live a more sustainable life in one way or another. If someone on your gift-give list is working toward achieving this goal, you can help them with this 23″ classic extra large utility tote bag.

It features a sea turtle pattern against a black background. The bag measures 23″ x 10″ x 10,” and it features push down metal bars and velcro to help it maintain its shape. The opening at the top is spacious and allows users to add and remove items easily.

This bag is great for shopping, going to the beach, traveling, and work. With two mesh pockets on the side and the large compartment inside for storage, the use for this bag is limitless.


Take it on the Go: Lunarable Turtle Bumbag

Hip and waist bags are all the rage for those who run, bike, hike, and like to go on long walks. They allow you to carry sunblock, small first-aid kits, bug spray, lip balm, wallets, keys, and other small items while on-the-go.

When you’re looking for a great gift for someone active and also passionate about turtles, this one fits both that criterion. It’s a black fanny pack with a white front featuring a black turtle. The turtle print looks like it’s from a woodcut block.

This bumbag measures 10″ x 6″ and is made from water-resistant polyester material. It has an adjustable strap that fits up to 43″ and three compartments.

reusable bags set

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: “No Plastic Please” Reusable Sea Turtle Gift & Starter Set

We all know someone who would like to start recycling but hasn’t made the full commitment yet. Your friend or loved one has been talking about it a lot because of the research they’ve been doing about how plastics are affecting turtles.

That’s where this gift comes into play. You can help by giving them this set of organic cotton reusable sea turtle bags. It’s a starter set that includes three different large bags. Each bag features a cute image of a sea turtle on the front.

They’ll receive a string bag, a muslin produce bag, and a mesh produce bag. The string bag is similar to a standard grocery bag with handles, and the other two produce bags measure 12″ x 15.”

mat set

For Their Dining Experience: Ambesonne Turtle Place Mats Set of 4

There’s something about decorating a home with things you love. Therefore, if you know someone who has a passion for marine life, you can help bring some of that passion to their home with this gift idea.

It’s a set of four turtle placemats. They’re made from canvas, making them great for daily use and easy clean-up. The state-of-the-art digital printing and vivid colors are long-lasting, and the dyes won’t harm families.

Those receiving these placements will love the whimsical turtle design. Each mat measures 12.5″ x 18.5,” and the edges are hand-sewn. They’re machine washable on the cold setting and wrinkle-resistant.

mug mosaic tiles

For Coffee Lovers: Turtle Green Mosaic Tiles

For those who collect turtles and also love coffee or any other hot beverage for that matter, this gift idea is a great one. It features a mosaic print design of a turtle using green, different shades of blue, and pearl.

This mug holds eleven ounces of their favorite beverage and is made from high-quality ceramic. It’s microwave and dishwasher safe, making it convenient and easy to maintain. The printed design will not scratch or fade over time.

So, the gift recipient can enjoy their turtle for years! Consider putting a packet of hot cocoa, a couple of bags of tea, and a coffee sample in this coffee cup. That way, you can wrap it up with clear cellophane as a “gift basket” type gift.

wall art print

The Gift of Art: Watercolor Sea Turtle Dictionary Wall Art Print

Giving someone that’s inspirational and one-of-a-kind is an experience they’ll never forget. You’ll find this is especially true when you’re giving a gift that embraces something they’re passionate about, like turtles, for example.

This watercolor sea turtle dictionary wall art print is an example of such a gift. It measures 8″ x 10″ and is a one-of-a-kind print. The print is ready to frame, and you can pick up an inexpensive frame online.

Because resident artists reinterpret the original pieces of turtle artwork, each piece is unique, and no two are alike. They’re a gorgeous addition to home offices, college dorm rooms, bedrooms, and living rooms.

whimsical cute turtle set

Tickle Their Funny Bone: Whimsical Cute Sea Turtles Set of Four

Are you buying a gift for someone who has a great sense of humor and has an affinity for turtles? If so, this set of four cute and whimsical sea turtles is sure to tickle their funny bone! Each of these figurines features a baby tortoise sitting up holding a different sign.

Each sign reads, “Take it Slow,” “Eat My Dust,” “Shello,” and “Come Out of Your Shell.” They each measure approximately 4″ tall, 3.25″ long and 2.75″ deep. These figures make a great addition to shelves, desktops, windowsills, and tabletops.

They’re each made from composite resin, handpainted, and polished.

blu resin figurine

For the Garden: Green Tree Blue Resin Figurine

No matter if they would like to decorate their indoor space or use it in their outdoor garden, this green tree blue tortoise resin figurine is a beautiful addition to any turtle collection. It measures 6.

25″ x 6.25″ x 2.25″ and is made from resin with a glossy finish. When you’re shopping for a turtle collector, this figurine is an excellent piece for bringing a touch of the seashore to gardens, beach-themed decor, or patios.

It’s blue tones match beautifully with other ocean-themed accents, including candles and lanterns. For example, this turtle would look cute as part of a marine-themed tablescape featuring shells, starfish, lanterns, and candles.

turtle pocket charm

Give the Gift of Luck: Lucky Little Turtle Pocket Charm

Wishing someone luck can occur anytime, it doesn’t necessarily have to occur during a gift-giving occasion. A student may be leaving for college, a soldier may be heading to a new base, or you may know someone who is transferring out of state for a new job.

Each of these instances is examples where this gift is an excellent idea. You’ll be giving them a lucky little turtle pocket charm. The pocket charm comes with a card that reads, “A lucky little turtle like you, to bring good luck the whole day through, A smile it carries and this special wish for days of sunshine and happiness!” They can use this lucky turtle to carry in their pocket or place it on their shelf.

There’s an “O” ring on it, too, so they can wear it as a charm.

charm pendant conector

For the Jewelry Maker: Assorted Tortoise Sea Turtle Charm Pendant Connector

Do you know someone who loves to make jewelry? Do they also have a passion for marine life and all things turtle? If so, don’t pass up on this gift idea. It’s a sixteen piece set featuring an assortment of tortoise and sea turtle charms.

They each have an antique silvertone finish and measure between 15mm and 34mm. There are eight different types of turtles and tortoises in this sixteen piece collection. That means this set is ideal for making earrings, bracelets, necklaces, and more! No matter if they’re a novice or a pro, making jewelry with these charms will be fun for the turtle collector in your life.

wooden eyeglass holder

Keep Their Glasses Safe: Wooden Eyeglass Spectacle Holder

There’s nothing more frustrating than losing reading glasses. Help your friend or loved one keep them safe and on-hand with this gift idea. It’s also a great gift option for those who also love turtles.

This eyeglass holder is in the shape of a turtle! It’s made from wood and measures 5.25″ x 3.75″ x 2.75.” When you know someone who is always looking for their glasses, this high-quality wooden stand is the perfect solution.

It’s ideal for use on desktops, as well as bedside tables. This wooden turtle eyeglass holder is a quirky way of reminding anyone where their glasses are while simultaneously keeping them safe.

home decor

Flickering Beauty: Sea Turtle Home Decor

Decorating a table, windowsill, or outdoor area with votive candles takes on a new charm with the right candle holders. You’ll find this reality is especially true when the theme focuses on things you love.

That’s where this gift idea comes into play. You’ll be focusing on the gift recipient’s passion, which is turtles. This galvanized candle holder features a cut-out of a sea turtle with a teal blue glass cylinder inside.

The candle holder measures 3.25″ x 3.25″ x 5.5.” It’s optimal for votives and tea lights. The metal and glass combination creates a beautiful ambiance when the candle is lit. Consider giving this candle holder with a set of their favorite votives.

snow glove

Give the Gift of Magic: Marine Life Snow Globe

There’s something magical about receiving a snowglobe as a gift. Those who collect snowglobes and are also passionate about turtles will especially love this gift idea. It’s a 3.75″ snowglobe featuring marine life, as well as sea turtles.

Inside the snowglobe, there’s a sea turtle swimming among the sparkling water. The base features a sea turtle, as well as other marine life. It’s made from polyresin with polished colors. Those who love turtles will be delighted to receive this gift due to its craftsmanship and quality.

Consider including this gift in a basket along with other marine or turtle-themed items like candle holders, a trinket box, and turtle string lights.


Picking out the perfect gift for a collector can be challenging. You’ll find this is especially true when they’ve been collecting for years.

We’ve put this gift guide together in hopes that you’ll find unique gifts for the turtle lover in your life. That way, the process can be fun and less challenging.

Because the majority of these gifts are one-of-a-kind, the person you’re shopping for is likely to have an incredible experience.

31 Unique and collectible turtle gifts

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