ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Diva Gifts

Updated on August 31, 2016

I think we all know at least one diva. Otherwise known as a prima dona, star, artiste, or drama queen, they can be acquaintances, friends, family, or even children. You know the type - they are either a true diva or act like one. Having worked in the Fine Arts department of a university for several years, I became acquainted with several of them. Actually they are quite entertaining and make life much more interesting. Finding that special gift (and being able to afford it) can be quite a challenge, so here are a few suggestions.

Actually there are various sorts of divas:

  • Domestic diva
  • Lingerie diva
  • Organic diva
  • Beauty queen diva

I'm sure you could add many more, but they all have something in common - they are individuals who think they are very important, and are difficult to please. Many times they are truly talented above and beyond the normal person, and they will be the first to tell you that. Often times they have the illusion that they are very talented, and you had better not say otherwise.

So, what do you give the diva in your life? Surely a gift certificate to the local boutique or spa, or a large (I mean huge) basket of her favorite foods (chocolate covered strawberries and such), expensive perfume (not the imitation kind for her), and beauty products will be appreciated (we can only hope!) Make sure you purchase quality products from Estee Lauder, Chanel, Lancome, Revlon, SK-II, or Dior.

Regarding clothes, you may impress her with an item from Dior, Dolce and Gabbana, Giorgio Armani, Yves Saint Laurent, Hermes, Marc Jacobs, Guess, Fendi, Escada, Burberry, Calvin Klein, Boss, Oscar de la Renta, Michael Kors, Neiman Marcus, Etro, Bloomingdales, Givenchy, Ports 1961, and Nordstrom, or clothes designed by Nicole Miller, Valentino, Carolina Herrera, Donna Karan, Roberto Cavalli, Prada, Victoria's Secret, Jil Sander, Celine, Alexander Wang, Christopher Kane, Proenza Schouler, Gucci, Pucci, Missoni, Edun, Salvadore Ferragamo, Kate Moss, Versace, and Dosa.

For the younger diva, clothes and shoes from Balenciaga, Juicy Couture, Tommy Hilfiger, Chloe, Diesel Black Gold, Lanvin, Maxmara, Diane von Furstenberg,Tod's, Tom Ford, Leon Max, For all Mankind, Bebe, Mulberry, JBrandjeans, and Hudson.

Diamonds are a diva's best friend no doubt, or you could buy gold or silver jewelry (the higher the k the better!) - make sure you purchase the expensive kind (or at least get a tag to place on it) from David Yurman,Cartier, Assael, John Hardy, Cartier's, Solange Azagury-Partridge, Tacori, Gurhan, Moschino, Simon G, and Ivanka Trump Collection, and Hemmerle.

Buy a gorgeous watch from Omega, Ebel, Rolex, Patek Philippe, or Hublot.

What about a divalicious handbag from Bottega Veneta, Bvlgari, Coach, or the most recent trend of shoes from Bally, Miu Miu, Akris, Derek Lam, Jimmy Choo, or Louis Vuitton,

She may love you forever if you buy her a fur from Creature Comfort or Marc Jacob's (unless she is an animal rights activist).

If you really want to make an impression, you could buy her a SRX Crossover Cadillac in her favorite color.

The main thing here is that you have a wide open mind and wallet. Just make sure that you keep the receipt in case she doesn't like something about what you buy. Then she will have the added pleasure of going to the high class shop to pick out what she really wants.

Please forgive me if I left someone out - I usually shop at Ross, JCPenneys, Sears, and Walmart. I guess I am not a diva, although some times my husband thinks so (ha!).

BTW, most of the designers, brands and stores I have mentioned you can find online for your viewing pleasure. And, honestly, I was amazed at how many of them are available at Amazon!! Good luck.


Submit a Comment
  • elayne001 profile imageAUTHOR


    8 years ago from Rocky Mountains

    Yeah, I understand - they can get on your nerves quite quickly, but I find they are quite entertaining. hehehe

    I have been working with actors and singers at a university for quite some time and I can usually count on them to give me something to laugh at.

  • pmccray profile image


    8 years ago from Utah

    I steer clear of Divas and have no patience with those that are full of self proclaimed importance. Life is too short. Great suggestions for those who indulge Diva friends. Voted up, marked useful.

  • elayne001 profile imageAUTHOR


    8 years ago from Rocky Mountains

    You are right ponx - that is the point - Divas only like "the best" and will settle for nothing less. I am not a diva but I know a few.

  • ponx profile image


    8 years ago from USA

    Hmmm expensive elayne :). Nice ideas. Liked them.

  • elayne001 profile imageAUTHOR


    8 years ago from Rocky Mountains

    Thanks Hello, hello, I'm thrilled that you think so!

  • Hello, hello, profile image

    Hello, hello, 

    8 years ago from London, UK

    Well choosen. #they are beautiful and tasteful.

  • elayne001 profile imageAUTHOR


    8 years ago from Rocky Mountains

    Glad you liked it. I don't think I have too many divas in my family - what about yours, LianaK?

  • LianaK profile image


    8 years ago

    Great ideas for "hard to buy for" friends and family! Thanks for the great hub.

  • elayne001 profile imageAUTHOR


    8 years ago from Rocky Mountains

    @Micky Dee - Huh?

  • Micky Dee profile image

    Micky Dee 

    8 years ago

    What would you buy a squirrel? Don't say nuts. That's like an appliance to a woman (I think). (it's a platonic relationship though)


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)