Published On: Thu, Nov 5th, 2015

4 Ways To Make Your Gift Unique

Buying a present for a friend or family member can either be a very simple or tedious task, depending on the person and occasion for which you are buying. This can be compounded by the fear of bringing the same gift as someone else, especially if you know it is going to be a large gathering. If you are currently in such a predicament, here are some methods you might want to use in order to make your gift stand out from the crowd.

1. Personalisation
A personalised gift is something that everyone will treasure for a long time to come, and it is not a particularly difficult gift to procure. There are many different ways to personalise a present, and if you are not particularly confident in your ability to do it yourself, there are plenty of specialists in this area, such as Personalised Favours, who will be able to help you out. Companies like these can assist you with a wide variety of personalised gifts and other items, ranging from clothes and accessories to silverware and even wedding invitations. Visit their website here to find out just how many potential gifts can be personalised.

2. Handmade Gifts
Everyone appreciates a gift given from the heart, and nothing is more representative of this than something you have made yourself. If you are artistically inclined, you might want to create a piece of artwork – whether it be a painting, a sculpture, photo display or even a piece of music. If you have already bought a gift, a handmade card can make all the difference and will not be expensive to make either.

3. Dinner
Give the gift of food in the form of a planned, set-out meal. You can either do this yourself and cook and prepare a meal, or take the recipient of your present out to their favourite restaurant or just somewhere special. There are also a number of ways you can present this gift – you can decorate and create a coupon, or maybe even gift them a number of clues that will lead them to guessing what their final gift will be.

4. Experiences
Creating a special memory via a great experience will make your gift a little more unique than the others. For example, if your gift recipient is a thrill seeker, you may want to buy them a pass to a skydiving session or swimming with sharks. The possibilities here are endless!

These are just some ways you can jazz up your gift to make it stand out from all the others. Of course, everyone has different tastes, likes and dislikes, so this list is far from definitive. Think about what your recipient is interested in and brainstorm some ideas before you rush out to buy their gift. If you find yourself really stuck, spend a day walking through a shopping centre and checking out all the different stores – inspiration may just strike you at an opportune time.

What is the most unique gift you’ve ever received? Did you like it? Why or why not? What methods do you use to make your presents unique? Leave your thoughts and experiences in the comments section down below.

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