It’s never too early to start thinking about gift ideas. Whether you are from the north or south side, there is most likely a part of you that wants to commemorate your love of a little town called Riverdale. Here are the 16 best Riverdale gifts you’ll want to keep for yourself!
1. Forsythe Pendleton Jones III Hat
Or as we affectionately know him, Jughead! His heat is one of his signatures, aside from the brooding, and now you can have a piece of that comfort. The color will match with any outfit but if you still want to give it away to a friend, it can be the perfect Riverdale gift.
2. Betty’s Crown Sweater
An iconic sweater which speaks volumes considering Betty Cooper has her fair share of sweaters to choose from. This is the perfect Riverdale gift to reminisce on that creepy Happy Birthday song for Jughead and it also strikes up some Charlie Brown vibes.
3. Dad Hat
A classic dad hat with the Riverdale “r” to take care of those bad hair days! If you are not the type to explicitly express your fandom love, this understated Riverdale gift could be the route for you. Be sure to take some dark & mysterious selfies with your new favorite piece of headwear.
4. South Side Serpent Backpack
For those days when you feel like everyone is against you, let your serpent colors fly! This backpack is a great Riverdale gift because of its versatility and the fact that it is in Cheryl’s iconic shade. Consider buying Cheryl’s serpent jacket to match.
5. Jughead & Betty Pillowcases
If you are an avid Bughead fan, this is the ideal Riverdale gift. Not only do they express the most important words the couple has ever exchanged but you can take the extra step and give one to your significant other. You’ll want to keep this gift for yourself and this way you are guaranteed a piece!
6. Pop’s Chock’lit Shoppe Sweater
Show your support for Pop’s and his excellent strawberry milkshakes with this cozy pullover. This Riverdale gift will remind you of the countless moments that have taken place at Pop’s and you will have the warmth of the sweater to comfort you when those creepy moments make their way back to you!
7. Serpent Shirt
Maybe Cheryl’s red isn’t quite your serpent style. If that’s the case, consider getting this serpent shirt for your next Riverdale gift. It has a small serpent on the front and the whole back side will show your true skin.
8. Jughead Lapel Pin
Whether your love for Jughead began in season 1 or season 2, this lapel pin will be your perfect declaration of love. It is the perfect Riverdale gift for anyone who can’t get enough of that tortured soul and just wants the best for the Jones family.
9. Charm Bracelet
This is a wonderful Riverdale gift because you can customize who gets showcased on your wrist! You can have a football or a guitar to represent Archie and handcuffs that can be attributed to so many Riverdale residents.
10. Town Slogan Shirt
There is nothing more ironic than the town slogan: Welcome To Riverdale The Town With Pep! This Riverdale gift will transport you back to Jughead’s first voiceover and we all didn’t know whodunnit to Jason Blossom.
11. Phone Case
Showcase your love for Riverdale with a phone case! Whether you are rooting for Archie or Reggie, this Riverdale gift will be sure to get the town buzzing.
12. Vixen Nameplate
We all remember those gold nameplate necklaces. When you used to wear them so people would remember your name and it became your signature fashion staple. If you are a Riverdale Vixen, let that flag fly proudly! This necklace is the perfect Riverdale gift to make sure they never forget which crew you roll with.
13. Phone Sticker
There are times when you can’t make the commitment on a new phone case and that’s where these stickers come in! Feel free to become a walking billboard for Pop’s for a short time or a long time. Open for 24 hours just like your phone!
14. Funko Pop
For those of us who have fallen down the Funko Pop rabbit hole, these are the perfect Riverdale gifts. You can add the whole gang to your collection and marvel at their incredible outfits. Be on the lookout for special editions to come!
15. Name Sweatshirt
There is nothing like a sweatshirt to document who got you hooked on Riverdale. No matter which character is your favorite, never forget where it all started and this Riverdale gift will help you remember.
16. BFF Mugs
B and V may go through a lot together but when they’re on good terms, their friendship really shines. Give one half to your bestie and cheers to the good things to come in Riverdale! This is one of the best Riverdale gifts!
Here’s to another season of Riverdale of twists and turns! What are your favorite Riverdale gifts? Which of these Riverdale gifts do you want most? Tell us in the comments!
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Rebecca was born in Hayward, CA and still resides there today. She received her BA in English Creative Writing from San Francisco State University and is the first in her family to graduate from university. She is a Poetry student in the MFA program at Saint Mary’s College of California and is furthering her involvement in the literary community. In her spare time, she likes to lose her voice at Giants games, read Young Adult novels, make lists, and aims to cross become a writer off it.