Create a beautiful birthday gift...

A personalised birthday gift: Immortalise the stories you share

A birthday is the most important day of the friend, brother, sister, grandmother or grandfather you care about. An important moment in a life story. Are you looking for something timeless and precious? A self-made birthday gift is an unforgettable and personal present that will surprise the recipient.

How to make a personal birthday gift?

Birthday gifts, the most popular versions:

Personal support

Our support team is there for you throughout your process, feel free to contact us whenever.

...choosing from an amazing range of birthday templates...

Your own birthday gift template

Create your own eye-catching template with ease and share it with others to design together. You'll find extensive templates in the makerspace that you can customise together, so that your creation really matters. Whether you want to make a creation from scratch or choose from a template, you can easily customise it to suit your needs.

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A birthday gift as an unforgettable magazine or book

You are able to create your birthday gift as a (free) digital pageflip, as a PDF, or a sample, a magazine or book. The makerspace, in which you make your creation, is always open and free to use. Plus, there is no need to download any software to use the platform.

Jilster magazine styles

Get inspired by what others made before you.

Stories that matte

A birthday magazine is a collection of memories and emotions. At Jilster we try to share the most inspiring stories with you. They have their origin in different countries. You'll find the most inspiring maker stories about birthdays here.

...and we are always here to help you.

Jilly from Jilster

Hi, I'm Jilly

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