31 Special Gifts for First Communion

Updated on April 8th, 2020
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A first communion is a really important occasion and it is something for which you will want to buy a very special gift. Often a gift for this sort of occasion will be something that can be treasured and therefore you will want to get an item that is original and unique. We therefore have put together a list of ideas where you will hopefully be able to find something that will stand out. Something that will be appropriate and will be kept but will also be a bit different to the other gifts that might be given. With a range of different prices you will hopefully be able to find something that will suit your budget.

This is a lovely oak jewellery box which is practical as well as pretty. On the top is a pewter ribbon engraved with the word ‘communion’. On the wood you can also have a personalised message, perhaps saying ho the box is to and from so the recipient will have a constant reminder of your best wishes on the special day. Inside the box there are different sections for keeping jewellery separate and it has velour sides so that the jewellery does not get scratched.

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This is a very special communion print which can be made into a card, print or wooden plaque. It can be personalised to add a name, place and date into the wording in the heart design. You can also choose whether to have it made up as a card in either A5 or A6 size a print in A4, 5 x 7 inches or 8 x 10 inches or a wooden plaque with twine or hanger.

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This is a very special money envelope card. Giving a gift of money is very thoughtful as it allows the recipient to choose something that they really want or will help to pay towards their future. However, it can be made to look special for this sort of occasion if presented in a special way. This money envelope has a white ribbon bow and an ornate swirl pattern on it.

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This is a very special sterling silver necklace. It is in the shape of a cross with a flower in the middle. In the centre of the flower is a cubic zirconia white gem. The cross is 0.78 x 0.51 inches and the length of the chain is 16 inches. It is safe for sensitive skin and would make a lovely gift for any occasion but is especially suited to something like a first communion as it is so special.

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This is a very decorative silver coloured photo frame. It says on it ‘my first communion’ and so is ideal for putting in a photo from that day. The frame measures 6 x 4 inches and it is decorated with a design of birds and crosses. With free shipping it is a great value present which could make a really unusual gift to please a young person at their first holy communion.

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This is a really cute and cuddly teddy bear and it has a woolly jumper with an embroidered message on it. The message says ‘1st holy communion’ at the top with a name and date at the bottom and a cross on it. The name and date can be changed to what you want and the cross can either be pink or blue. A lovely gift that the child will be able to cherish and enjoy.

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This is a personalised engraved bracelet for a first holy communion. It has an engraved charm and a beaded bracelet making it look quite unusual. It says ‘First Holy Communion’ with a cross on the front of the heart shaped charm and the back can be engraved with a name up to 30 characters. It comes in either a gift box or a gift bag and you can pick between 15cm, 17cm and 18cm bracelets.

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This is an engraved ornament which can be personalised. It says on it ‘First Communion May God Bless you as you being your new life in Christ’ and has a cross behind it. At the bottom the name and date can be engraved on it. It measures 17 cm x 14cm x 7cm.  It comes in a satin lined presentation box so it is all ready to give as a special gift.

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This is a very special bible which says ‘on the occasion of your first communion’ on the front. It is the new revised standard version of the bible and has an introduction which will be useful for young Catholics including an overview, how to read the bible, the importance of Eucharist, some prayers and how to prepare for confession. The pages have 2 column text with 12mm margins, a balacron cover and gilt edges.

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This is a lucky sixpence which comes in a giftbox ready to give as a Holy communion gift. It has a card inside which says ‘First Holy Communion’ and there is space underneath for a name of your choice. The display case box is 50mm x 50mm and can be opened really easily. The sixpence (which will date from 1953 to 1971) is on a black cushioned background so it really stands out.

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This is a photo album designed as a gift for First Holy Communion. It is white with a grey ribbon and a pewter cross on the front as well as the words ‘First Holy Communion’. These words are black on metal and surrounded by tiny sparkly crystal stones. It will hold forty 6 x 4 photos in clear sleeves. The photos can be easily slipped in and so it would make a great place to keep the photos taken on the big day.

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This lovely pocket watch will make a lovely memento. It says ‘First Holy Communion’ on it and can be engraved with a name, date and who it is from, or any message up to 20 characters. It comes in a presentation gift box which also has a metal plaque on it which can be engraved. The watch is silver in colour and has a white face with black numbers on.

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These are a pair of pretty communion gloves. They are short gloves and white. They are 96% polyamide and 5% elastane so have a shimmery satin look. They are designed to fit age 6-12 and are 18.5cm in length from tip of middle finger to wrist. They have a sparkling Austrian diamante/rhinestone cross detail on the back of the hand near the wrist. Will really finish off a lovely dress to make a beautiful outfit.

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This is a lovely personalised plaque for a holy communion gift. It can be personalised with a name and date and the words ‘Holy Communion’ so it can be used as a keepsake. It is heart shaped and has two holes with a string through for hanging it up. The heart itself is wooden but the decorations can be in silver, gold, pale pink or pale blue and these are dots and a cross. The writing is in black.

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This is a great book for boys and girls. Called ‘My First Holy Communion Colouring Book’ and by Beth Cornelson it has 33 pictures based on antique prayer cards and the Holy Saints of old to colour. Each has a very bold drawing and a prayer or quote at the bottom. Great as a Holy Communion gift or to give to children to teach them about Holy Communion or Catholicism in general.

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This is a lovely set of rosary beads in a box. The box has a screw top lid and says ‘first communion rosary’ on the top with a picture of a boy. The beads are imitation hematite on a silver coloured chain and there is a chalice symbol of communion on the chain as well at the junction and there is a cross with Jesus on at the end of the chain.

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These are very cute sterling silver earrings. They are in the shape of across but in the middle there is a crystal stone. They are for pierced ears and have a butterfly back to keep them securely in place. They are 92.5% silver and have an E-coated finish to make them hypoallergenic and they will not tarnish. They are for children, so are small at 9mm x 6mm and come in a silver box with a cute fairy pillow gift box.

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This is a very cute rag doll with a pink skirt, shoes and ribbons. She has a white top which can be personalised with a name and date and occasion. The doll comes in a bag which can also be personalised. As well as the name and date in pink there is also a cross on each item also in pink. The doll is 40cm and has blonde hair and is very soft.

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This is a Holy Communion pillar candle. It has a picture of a boy on the front in a blue suit holding rosary beads and a prayer on the back. Above the prayer it says ‘On your first communion day’. It is 15cm x 6.5cm and will take 72 hours to burn. A lovely gift for any boy on his first communion which he can choose to burn or just treasure.

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This hoodie has the word ‘Lord’ on it with the ‘o’ being a plate with wheat and grapes by it and comes in a choice of colours: black, navy, royal blue, dark heather and heather grey. It is a cotton polyester mix and has a drawstring around the hood and a front pocket. It has a classic fit and a twill taped neck. It can go in a washing machine.

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This unusual gift is a gift bag of blessings specially for a First Holy Communion. It is a pretty silk bag which measures 8xm x 10cm and it contains a mixture of small things. It has 2 real gemstones, confetti in different shapes such as a dove and the word love and heartfelt sentimental verses attached to it. It is a small keepsake treasure which is likely to be a unique gift.

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This is a really pretty church decoration which is a lovely keepsake to give as a gift. It says on it ‘First Holy Communion’ and it can be personalised with a name and a date. It is made from polyresin and is 10cm x 10cm and has a hanging ribbon on it. It can therefore be hung up on the wall, in a window or anywhere else. It could also be propped up on a shelf if required.

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This would make an unusual Holy Communion gift for a boy or a girl. It is a plaque or standing cross that is 12cm or 4 1/8 inches tall with a stand. It depicts a gold coloured chalice with the letters IHS above it and some grapes behind it. It comes with a Lourdes prayer card as well which has a photo and a prayer about our Lady. It comes from Catholic Gift Shop Ltd.

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This is a personalised water bottle. It is personalised with ‘My First Holy Communion’ and a name and date on it. It is made of aluminium and 600ml. It has the image printed on both sides and has two caps. One cap as a loop so it can be hung from a belt or bag and the other has a sports cap for handy drinking. Can be used for sports, school or just general use.

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This is a lovely bookmark which says ‘To a Special Boy on Your Communion Day’ in blue and has a cross made up of printed blue words. The back also has lots of communion related words on it. It is glossy so will last a long time and it can be a lovely keepsake to put in a photo album or aside with other gifts or it could be used. It has free delivery.

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This lovely brooch has a chalice design and is on a card which reads ‘Blessings with love to wear as a reminder of God’s love for you’. It is gold plated and has imitation crystals in the circle around the chalice. It is 15mm in diameter and has the fitting on the back. Could be worn as part of a Holy Communion outfit or kept as a keepsake to wear at another time.

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This is an ornamental egg which opens up to reveal a poem inside the lid about First Communion. It also has a glass angel inside trimmed with 22ct gold. The egg is on a stand and it is trimmed with pearls and gold and the angle is sitting in white organza type fabric which looks like a cloud. A memorable keepsake that is very original. It comes with free shipping.

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This mug says ‘My First Holy Communion’ and has a picture of a cute girl in a communion dress on it. Underneath has a name which can be personalised. The back of the mug has a message to with who it is from and the date and some pretty pink flowers on it. The mug is ceramic and 9cm tall and has free delivery. Could be used for drinks but also as a keepsake to keep pens or other treasures in.

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L This Lord’s Prayer Cube is bright and colourful and a great way to get children to engage with this prayer. It is designed for children between 4 and 8 years of age and can be used at home or in church as a way to learn and appreciate the Lord’s Prayer. It is fun, colourful and tactile as well as easy to use. It folds in and around itself with pictures on all sides.

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This coaster is a good memento of the big day. It says ‘First Holy Communion’ with a picture of a chalice with grapes and bread behind it and a cross above. It can be personalised with a name at the top. It is 9cm x 9cm and glossy with a hardwood back. Comes in a protective slip case. A useful gift which could also be just kept as a reminder of the important day.

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This is a really pretty bracelet. It has lots of pretty beads on it and a cross. It is elasticated so that it easily fits over the hand and is about 10 inches in size. All of the beads are agate flowers separated with silver coloured beads with crystals in them apart from the cross shape which hangs off the bracelet like a pendent. A colourful and sparkly gift which will please any young lady.

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