Finding presents for holidays and birthdays may seem difficult, especially when you’re looking for a gift for a significant other. Luckily, there are many options on the market whether you’re a big spender or on a budget. From scents to snuggles, your loved ones can love your present as long as you put a personalized touch on it.
Gifting is Personal
Who wants to tell the gift recipient how much you spent on them? It’s just as easy to find a personal present as grabbing a gift card in the checkout line at your favorite supermarket. A quick way to make a customized gift is choosing a trinket such as jewelry or a mug with an inside joke or initials engraved on the center.
Many retailers also offer items with photographs screen printed on them. These products include blankets, pillows, and even candles you can use again. This gift is also great for a housewarming or wedding present.
Be Careful of Smells
If you don’t know a person that well, you may look to a fragrance set as a gift. However, these body and bath products aren’t for everyone. Lotions and perfumes should be picked specifically for the person and their tastes. Try a full set of aromatherapy oils they can test and try on.
Aromatherapy scents are said to enhance relaxation as well as energy in the wearer. If you don’t know what they like, then citrus fragrances are a safe choice. These fragrances are sure to get you up in the morning and through the day.
Try a Homemade Gift
The best presents come from the heart. If you’re crafty and have time, you can create personalized gifts that cost less than what you find in stores. Be it art, crochet, or baked goods, a hand-crafted gift is truly individual and thoughtful.
Kids can join in on the crafting fun too! By making simple crafts, you can help your children develop their skills and find new hobbies. If anyone is new to crafting, beading is a great start and it’s easy to find books explaining to process.
You could also give the gift of helping them develop their hobbies or interests. If they’re interested in something new, or are wanting to experiment with new things, a hobby kit is a great place to start!
It’s easy to find a great gift if you think from the heart and give something you’d like to receive yourself. Think of the recipient’s personality and individual tastes to start. It’s important not to stress over price tags and focus on your loved ones.