Your CBD Gift Basket: A Friendship Day Gift guide

National Friendship Day, Best Friend Day, International Friendship Day, or whatever you want to call it, is a holiday that encourages people to reconnect with their friends. It’s a day that reminds us that family is important, but friends are family too.

Perhaps this day will also inspire you to make new friends from social circles you don’t normally hang out in. Actions like these are all part of living, learning, and growing. Maybe it’s all it takes for you to find answers to questions that could be troubling you, or perhaps it might be time to reconnect with an old acquaintance, somebody you love but from whom you’ve slowly drifted away from.

The question is: How are you supposed to connect with friends, new and old?

Well, reaching out and being transparent is a good place to start. If you want to go a little further, you might even offer a small gift. Something that shows your friend that you really care about them. It doesn’t have to be anything big, it doesn’t even have to be anything, but if you are looking for something lowkey and still special, then you’ve come to the right place.

We’ve put together a list of CBD gift ideas that could help you accomplish that; nothing too fancy, but not too small either.

The History of National Friendship Day

The holiday was originally founded by the greeting card company Hallmark in 1919. Like any other holiday, the day was originally intended to be an excuse to celebrate friendship by sending each other cards from, yup, Hallmark.


The market for greeting cards is not too expansive. Shortly after the market for the holiday had dried up, the celebration disappeared with it.

It was only until 2011 that July 30th was officially recognized as International Friendship Day by the United Nations, although most countries, including the U.S., actually celebrate Friendship Day on the first Sunday of August. This means Friendship Day 2022 is on August 7th in the U.S. 

Smokable CBD Gift Ideas

CBD is predominantly found and sourced from the hemp plant. Smoking high-CBD hemp flower would allow the consumer to inhale large amounts of CBD content without having to worry about whether or not the product actually contains as much CBD as the label says.

Peach CBD Hemp Cigarettes

Peach CBD Hemp Cigarettes
by Green and Wild

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A pack of 20 Green & Wild CBD Hemp cigarettes neatly and tightly rolled, conveniently packed, and dosed with 3.5mg of CBD per cigarette. These G&W cigs are also flavored with a delicious peach flavoring that makes the herbal flavor take a backseat.

Grape Kush CBD Hemp Blunts

Grape Kush CBD
Hemp Blunts by 2SIES

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If cigs are not your or your friend’s favorite smokable item, then blunts might be a bit more up your alley. Blunts earned their name because they were originally rolled in a tobacco leaf, but not in this case. 2sies is a two-pack of hemp blunts packed with 2g of CBD-rich hemp flower and rolled using hemp paper to make these a nicotine and tobacco-free product.

Edible CBD Gift Ideas

Edibles are any orally-ingestible consumables containing an accurate amount of CBD. Edibles can be almost anything but in this case, we’re offering you two different gummy options from our best-sellers list.

Mile High Cure CBD Hemp Oil Gummies

Mile High Cure CBD
Hemp Oil Gummies

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10 and 20-count bags of CBD-infused gummies. Mile High Cure not only makes our top-selling CBD edible, but also one that comes in a wide range of gummy options including bears, rings, worms, and belts. With 50mg of CBD per gummy, this is a product that will not disappoint your friends in strength or flavor.

CBD Rainbow Ribbons

JustCBD Rainbow
Ribbons CBD Gummies

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Rainbow Ribbon gummies are not only delicious, but they’re also fun, and in this case, extremely functional. Each container of JustCBD Ribbons comes with up to 1000mg of CBD sourced from U.S.-grown hemp crops.

CBD Oil Gift Ideas

CBD oil was perhaps the first finished good with added value made from hemp CBD extract. Oils are made by infusing a carrier oil with high-CBD extract, usually sourced from hemp in the case of legal products. This oil can then be used for multiple purposes in a variety of consumption methods but is most likely used as a sublingual product. By simply placing a few drops under the tongue, you’ll be able to absorb CBD conveniently and effectively.

Full Spectrum CBD Oil

Full Spectrum CBD Oil
by Pure Potent CBD

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Pure Potent makes an all-natural Full Spectrum CBD oil made from whole plant hemp extract. Each bottle contains 30ml of oil and 60 servings per container. You can also choose from four different CBD potencies depending on how much CBD you need per serving and how much you’re willing to spend on this gift.

Eco Pets Calm & Comfort CBD Oil

Eco Pets Calm and Comfort
CBD Oil by Eco Science

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CBD is not only for friends and family, it can be for your friend’s pets as well. Eco Pets makes  bacon and peanut butter flavored CBD oil for dogs. Each bottle contains 30ml of this gluten-free, vegan, non-GMO, premium hemp supplement that would make a great gift for any friend that cares about their pets.

Vape CBD Gift Ideas

Vaping provides all of the same advantages as smoking CBD; a quick onset and an easy way to manage your doses. However, vaping CBD means you are not inhaling smoke into your lungs, therefore avoiding both a sore throat and a burning sensation.

Calm & Relax CBD Vape Cartridge

Pure Potent CBD Calm &
Relax CBD Vape Cartridge

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Carts will always be a great gift for any serious vaper. Vapers usually keep an extra battery for 510 threaded tanks like the Calm & Relax CBD vape cart by Pure Potent. Get this 250mg all-natural CBD vape juice at a discount right here today! This is the perfect gift for any friend that has trouble relaxing, sleeping, or unwinding.

Cotton Candy CBD Vape Juice

Mile High Cure Cotton Candy
CBD Vape Juice

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Mile High Cure is on our list of the best CBD gifts simply because they make great hemp-derived products. This CBD vape juice is made with a delicious cotton candy flavor that keeps the herbal taste to a minimum and the 500mg of CBD per bottle as tasty as possible.

Wrapping Up

CBD gifts have officially become a thing. So if you’re trying to get on board and do something nice for a friend, then anything on this list might be the perfect gift. Although Friendship Day might not be the most celebrated of holidays, it is an opportunity to do something nice for somebody you love. We encourage you to take a look at the list above and see if there’s anything that catches your attention!

Hemmfy articles and blogs are meant to entertain and educate. However, we are not medical professionals and do not intend to give medical advice through them.

The knowledge around CBD and other cannabis-derived products is growing and constantly changing, as does their legal status. Hence, we recommend checking with your local authorities and a licensed physician prior to consumption.

Simon Cartagena

Simon Cartagena is a full-time cannabis copywriter. This has led him to write for companies like Hemmfy.com where he acts as Senior Content Writer and other world-renowned cannabis publications. Simon has created Content Marketing strategies and articles that have helped company revenues increase by up to 1,000%. Simon’s goal is to help people understand cannabis in an industry where misinformation seems to be predominant.