Gift giving is an art, and when you’re good, you’re good. But if you’re not, we’re here with some marvelous suggestions that will get your wheels turning. Nothing means more than a well-chosen gift: a present that was clearly thought out. Consider your recipient’s personality to give a gift that she’ll love. These ideas work perfectly for Christmas, birthdays, graduation, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, or as thank yous to your ever-devoted bridal party. While many brides give all of their bridesmaids the same gift, personalizing your presents will really show your deep appreciation. Your bridal party puts a lot of time and money into your event, so thank them with presents they’ll love.
The best part about these perfect presents is that they pair a DIY project with a complementary suggestion, saving you money and putting even more love into the gift. These ideas are guaranteed to garner many thanks and smiles.
The Spa Lover: Aromatic Bath Salts
Give this with a gift certificate for a manicure, pedicure, or massage.
The Jewelry Junkie: Antique Cameo Jewelry Box
This is great to pair with earrings or a small necklace with each recipient’s initial.
The Sports Fan: Jersey Insulated Beverage Holders
Surprise the sports lover in your life with this adorable DIY and tickets to his favorite team’s game. If you want to spend less than that, get him a glass etched with the logo or special-edition apparel.
The Stylish Homeowner: Chic Wooden Coasters
Wrap these up with a bottle of wine.
The Avid Cook: Gorgeous Gold Dipped Utensils
Together with a new cookbook, this gift will blow your food-loving friend out of the water.
The Game Guru: Scrabble Coasters
Give the coasters with a newly released game he hasn’t got his hands on yet.
The Coffee Drinker: Doodled Mugs
Pair this with a jar of her favorite coffee or even a coffee maker.
The Dapper Gentleman: Manly Mustache Handkerchief
Alongside this fancy handkerchief, give your best man an old-fashioned shaving kit. He’ll love you forever.
The Shopper: Dip-Dyed Canvas Tote
Inside the bag, place a gift card for her favorite store.