A good engagement gift should probably be small, a bit of an experiment, and something that can be enjoyed in the near future.
Gag "over-the-hill" gifts are okay for a 40th birthday, but real gifts that remind how much more fun thy are going to have are better.
Gifts for a girl's sixteenth birthday might be glamorous (jewelry, clothes or makeup), adult (electronics, entertainment), or just sweet (candy).
An 18-year-old is very nearly an adult. Give a young adult gifts that enhance his or her new freedom, develop his or her interests, or remind him or her of your ongoing love.
Try to give your 50-year-old friend or family member what they really want; something to take them along the road they are already going. "Over-the-hill" gag gifts are okay, but real gifts are better.
Thoughtful anniversary gifts: food, wine, flowers, personalized keepsakes. What to give for 1st through 60th anniversaries.
A birthday begins a new phase of life. If you know your child, teen, or adult, you can find a gift that helps them with their quest in that next phase. Ideas for kids and older adults.
Invited to the wedding? Give a gift: something from the registry, cash, a food basket, old-time cooking utensils, or maybe a personalized keepsake.