How do I create a new Wishlist?

When you create your Elfster account, a Wishlist is automatically created - just add wishes! You can create additional Wishlists to organize your wishes by category or by who should see them. Create as many Wishlists as you like!

Accessing your Wishlist

On Laptop or Desktop:

  • Click on Wishlists at the top of any Elfster page to go to your Wish Lists page.
  • Start adding wishes!
  • πŸ“Note: You can also add wishes by clicking on the Add A Wish button at the top of the page. πŸ“

On Tablet or A Mobile Device:

  • Tap the Hamburger menu in the top left.
  • Select Wishlists.
  • Start adding wishes!
  • πŸ“Note: You can also add wishes by tapping the Wish button at the top of the page. πŸ“

Adding Additional Wishlists

On Laptop or Desktop:

  • Click on Wishlists at the top of any Elfster page to go to your Wishlists page.
  • Follow the directions below.

On Tablet or A Mobile Device:

  • Tap the Hamburger menu.
  • Tap Wishlists to go to your Wish Lists page.
  • Follow the directions below.


  • To add a second Wishlist:
    • Click Options.
    • Click +New Wishlist.
      • Give your new Wishlist a name.
      • Decide who should be able to see your Wishlist.
        • Public will allow anyone with an Elfster account to see your Wishlist.
        • Groups will allow you to choose the group(s) who should see your Wishlist.
        • Individual will allow you to choose one person who you are friends with to see your Wishlist.
        • Private means that only you will be able to view your Wishlist. This is great for making 'Idea Lists' filled with gift ideas you've had for giving to others!
        • πŸ“Note: A Wishlist must be Public to share outside of Elfster.  
      • Add an Optional Note up to 500 characters with your favorite color, likes/dislikes, things you collect, allergies, etc. This will appear at the top of your Wishlist when your friends view it.
      • Save your new Wish List.
  • To add a third or more Wishlist
    • Click +New Wishlist
      • Give your new Wishlist a name.
      • Decide who should be able to see your Wishlist.
        • Public will allow anyone with a registered Elfster account to see your Wishlist.
        • Groups will allow you to choose the group(s) who should see your Wishlist.
        • Individual will allow you to choose one person who you are Friends with to see your Wishlist.
        • Private means that only you will be able to view your Wishlist. This is great for making 'Idea Lists' filled with gift ideas you've had for giving to others!
        • πŸ“Note: A Wishlist must be Public to share outside of Elfster.  
      • Save your new Wish List.

πŸ“ Add an Optional Note up to 500 characters with your favorite color, likes/dislikes, things you collect, allergies, etc.  This will appear at the top of your Wishlist when your friends view it. πŸ“