Gift Ideas

Gift Ideas

Creative or handmade gifts can bring an instant smile on the face of your loved one.

They are priceless gifts on their birthday or anniversary much for the simplicity, hard work and care involved in making something on your own for them at home. The handicraft industry is not only traditional but also flourishing in India and you have a number of handicraft items ideal to gift on special occasions. Creative gift ideas include making products out of natural materials, which are easily available and are ethnic in nature. Handicraft gifts also reflect the imagination of an individual and craftsmanship of centuries evolving in India when fancy items were not available as gifts in stores. You can have great ideas for wedding gifts, anniversary, valentineís day and birthdays. Some occasions take place just once a year and you should make them memorable.

Birthday Gift Ideas

What can be better than a handmade card on the birthday of either of your parents? Stick a family photo on the card to make it even more special. Birthday gifts for friends can be lampshades of cane and bamboo, fruit baskets, metal showpieces and also Lord Ganesha idols symbolizing peace and prosperity. A handmade jewelry set for your wife could be an ideal present for her birthday. Similarly, pearl can make wonders. Modern accessories such as wooden jewelry set and terracotta bangles also make excellent gifts for women colleagues and relatives. For kids, handmade soft toys are popular buys.

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

Gifting your beloved on Valentines Day is easy. Little planning and creative thoughts can make a wonderful gift for him or her. Cane and bamboo lampshades are romantic gift ideas and they are available in several shapes and sizes. Hanging lampshades and table shades made of cane and bamboo are ethnic and give a chick look. Orange, red and green light hue will create a romantic setup at the house. Handicraft jewelry of shells will make a lovely gift for women. Scented candles will add on to sensual experiences.

Friendship's Day Gift Ideas

Your friend is an important part of your life and this is one day to make him/her feel special. Fashion jewelry items such as wooden bangles, shell necklaces and bracelets are handicraft items ideal for friendshipís day gift. Marble, wooden and glass showpieces will be within your budget as well. Gujarati and Rajasthani embroidered bags will suit her wardrobe. Ashtrays, perfume bottles, lampshades, menís jute wallet are some of the popular items you can gift him on friendshipís day.

Anniversary Gift Ideas

Be it gifting a couple on their anniversary or your better half, creative gifts are modern trends. Glass showpieces, lampshades, table lamps, photo albums, wooden boxes, chocolate cases and handmade cards are best gift ideas for anniversary.

Wedding Gift Ideas

Ethnic gifts can be perfect as wedding presents and more often are decorative art pieces for the coupleís new home. Brass shields, statues and marble idols are things you can gift on your friendís wedding. In modern times, photo albums, silk paintings and gemstone painting from Rajasthan are popular handcrafted gifts. Jewelry for the bride can be pearl necklace, beads and tribal jewelry. Kashmiri shawls, especially the Pashmina variety and the high-quality shawls are widely gifted items. They are expensive ones with heavy embroidery and motif work, making an ideal wedding gift. Jewelry box is another simple yet innovative item for gift on wedding. Jewelry boxes are made? of marble, wooden, brass, bronze and silver. They are considered traditional gifts as princes used them during the time of Maharajas and Mughal rule in India.

Father's Day Gift Ideas

There cannot be a better day to thank your loving dad for all his care and support. Holding his hands, you had taken your first steps. On Fatherís Day simple and innovative gifts can win his heart. Keychain with artificial stones, pen holder, office bag, jute wallet, ashtray and candle stands for his work desk will add on to the celebrations for the day.

Mother's Day Gift Ideas

There is no way you can thank your mother for every little thing that she has done for you, but every Mother's Day gives you an opportunity to make her feel proud of her motherhood. Handicraft gifts are low budget, creative and also aesthetic in value. Home decor is womens favorite so you can gift your mom bamboo or cane fruit basket for the dining table, Lord Ganesha idols of marble, wood or brass, ethnic jewelry, items of artificial stone and wall hangings from Rajasthan and Gujarat.

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