You just realized that you completely forgot about buying a birthday gift, and it's too late to think of the perfect gift idea. Fret not, these ideas should help you select a gift in no time.
In case you don't know which flowers to go for, ask the florist to create and assorted bouquet with all the varieties bundled up delightfully. No matter how late it is, you can always pick up flowers. With the increasing popularity of online shopping, you can have flowers sent to the birthday girl/boy, by placing an order for flowers at an online florist.
In case he/she has no plans for lunch/dinner, you can invite him/her for a wonderful dinner or lunch date with you. Take the birthday girl or boy to her/his favorite restaurant for dinner or lunch. In case you are really in the mood for some cooking, you can even offer a home-cooked meal and do all the preparations and decorations yourself.
So the next time you forget someone's birthday and have little time to think of a perfect gift, try any of these last-minute birthday gift ideas. You can even pair up two or three things together to make it a combined offering instead.