How to Gift Skins in Fortnite from Your Locker

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Fortnite has a Gifting feature and it makes Fortnite players easier to send items to their friends in the game. So, they are able to send gifts each other in the game. But, can we send gifts from our locker? If we can do it, how to do it? But if not, then how to gift to other players in Fortnite?

The fact is that you are not able to gift items that are already in your locker. It is clearly explained in the Epic Games site. It is written that there are some things that you are not able to gift. Those are as listed below.

  • V-Bucks
  • Real money offers
  • Items which are not currently in the item shop
  • Items which are already in your locker
  • Some store items such as Battle Pass Tier Bundles

So, it means that you are not able to gift a skin from your locker. So, how to gift a skin in Fortnite?


If you want to gift a skin to your friend in Fortnite, there are some requirements that you have to do. What are they? Here they are.

  • You have to enable 2FA (Two Factor Authentication).
  • You must reach level 2 or higher.
  • ¬†You are able to send a maximum of three gifts in 24 hour.
  • You are able to send gifts to someone you have been friends with for at least 48 hours.

After you fulfill the requirement above, now you are able to gift a skin and some other items to your friends. How to gift a skin to your friend in Fortnite? You have to follow the steps below.

  • First, you have to log into your Fortnite account.
  • When you are in Fortnite account, you have to go to in-game Item Shop.
  • In the Item Shop, you must choose the item that you want to gift.
  • Now, select ‘Buy As A Gift’.
  • Then, you need to choose a friend. If you want, you are able to add a personal message.
  • In this step, you have to complete the payment.
  • The item that you gift will be waiting for them in a gift box and when your friend next logs into then game, they are ready to be unwrapped.

It is important to know that you are able to gift using Android, PC, PlayStation 4, Switch, and Xbox One. You are not able to gift using iOS since iOS does not support it. So, if you play Fortnite in iOS, you are not able to send gift to others.

So, what skins do you want to gift to your friend in Fortnite? Make sure that you do not gift the skin that already owned by him. If so, you will get a notification that he has had it and you can search the other skins to gift. Now, you are able to try to gift a skin to someone that you want. So, who is the one you want to send a gift?

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