Choosing a gift for a loved one
There is pleasure in giving a gift !
Do you think about what you are buying?
Every year the shops report that there are thousands of returned gifts to either receive a refund or an exchange for something the person really wants.
This would often be due to the fact that many leave the shopping to the last minute so they just grab what looks like an ok present.
It is sad tho to be giving presents just for the sake of it and not putting care and thought into each gift giving yourself the satisfaction of seeing someone really appreciate and put your gift to good use.
Iddeal Engagement / Wedding Present
Times for choosing a gift.
There are many reasons through the year where we might have an occasion to buy an extra special gift such as
The birth of a baby - its nice to choose a keepsake that will last a long time.
And then the wedding !
A going away present
When a loved one or friend is sick in hospital
My favorite is the Surprise present when they are not expecting anything -- thats the most fun !
and many more
wytegarillaz hug bags for sale
useful mens gifts
These are what I call our Hugs bags !
On there is a picture of us hugging on the beach and it says " Have you given a HUG lately ?"
These are to encourage more hugging.
Other unusual but fun gifts could be Surfing lessons
A snorkelling trip
or whatever is of interest to the person to recieve the gift.
Etched Emu Egg for sale
This is an emu egg etched by a local aborigine for sale which will make an unusual gift for someone who collects them or would like a genuine emu egg as an ornament.
I am sure most guys dont really just want to recieve socks and ties every year .
A pair of novelty socks maybe with something else however I am sure there are many gifts they would prefer
What is their hobby ?
Fishing-- Do they need a new rod ? A hook-eze- book on places to fish
Football - tickets to a game ?
woodwork-- book with woodworking ideas - new tool
fixing cars - books on cars - tools
water sports -- new sports gear
collecting-- something to add to their collection unless its something gross !
photography - piece for the camera , a book
Do they have a favorite tool they could do with having replaced ?
Have they expressed a desire to watch a particular sporting activity or try a new experience ?
Listen for clues throught the year so as to get your man a great gift that he will love and really
It will also give him ideas for when he is looking to buy you or someone else a present !
Choosing childrens gifts
This is interesting as childrens ideas are changing each year so you need to keep up with whats in for each age group if you want to give a gift they will appreciate !
I had 3 girls so am more up on what girls like!!
Girls at diferent ages like
Dolls with the extras like highchair - pram , clothes - dolls house
Dressing up clothes
bags of various sizes
make up sets
books ( If they like reading )
push bike - need helmet
new spot gear to try something diferent
board games-- snakes and ladders- ludo and many more !
Books on saving money
First Aid course
Tickets to a favorite singer or band
A tafe course on a subject they want to learn
If you are out of town Flowers are a great stand by as you can organise a flower delivery over the phone and it is a nice surprise to recieve flowers at home or work!