Gifting is one of the most effective ways to express our affection, appreciation, and gratitude.
According to bestselling author and renowned counsellor Gary Chapman, there are 5 love languages. The premise of the 5 love languages stipulates that different people embody different personality traits. Hence, we give and receive love in different ways. The 5 love languages include receiving of gifts, receiving acts of services, receiving words of affirmation, physical touches, and spending quality time together. Some people respond best to receiving of gifts as their primary language of love; receiving of gifts makes them feel most appreciated and loved.
While we appreciate the meaningfulness and value in gifting, most of us could also attest to the massive challenges in seeking out suitable gifts. It could be particularly nerve-wrecking when timeline is tight with that birthday, or wedding, or anniversary, or party, etc. just round the corner! Moreover, we may not have an accurate understanding on the personalities of recipients-to-be, and are often unsure what kind of gifts would be well-received.
BEAUTY OF CUSTOMIZED GIFTS
Customized gifts bring conveyance of your affection and thoughts up a few notches; the thoughtfulness conveyed by customized gifts surpasses monetary value.
Particularly, for a person whose primary love language is ‘receiving of gifts’, the knowledge that he or she is gifted an item that is uniquely personalized makes gifting a special moment to be relished. Regardless of one's socioeconomic status, most of us respond positively to a unique, customized gift that suggests immense thoughtfulness has gone into it. A personalized gift also spells exclusivity.
For whom are customized gifts best suited? We've put together some ideas on whom you might want to consider getting customized gifts for.
CUSTOMIZED GIFTS FOR LOVED ONES
We’ve heard the best things in life aren’t things, but moments. Moments of pleasant surprises, moments when we feel we’re being thought of exclusively, moments of feeling valued.
Why not create some of these special moments in the lives of our loved ones?
Present your loved ones with customized gifts that you’ve thoughtfully personalized with them in mind. These special persons in our lives would enjoy those special moments of thoughtfulness while celebrating their special days. Like they say, life is made up of moments. Let's create and collect the happy ones.
CUSTOMIZED GIFTS AS FAVORS
You don't have to break the bank, nor spend exorbitant amount of time seeking out appropriate party favors that express your true appreciation for every recipient. It could be a breeze making every invited guest feel equally special.
With gifts uniquely personalized for each recipient with no minimum order quantity, time needed for gifts seeking is cut down, it becomes less demanding on budget, and we see smiles all around.
CUSTOMIZED GIFTS FOR KIDS
We love the excitement and thrill shown in kids when they receive their gifts, don't we? Why not take it up a notch with customized gifts and let them know the presents are uniquely made for them, just as they are unique? The little ones would feel loved, and are likely to cherish the personalized gifts better with the knowledge that these custom gifts are created exclusively for them.
CUSTOMIZED GIFTS FOR HIM / HER WHO HAS EVERYTHING
At times, we are caught in a situation where we must prepare gifts for a senior colleague, a well-to-do acquaintance, or someone who simply has everything.
It could be a daunting task, as there is a nagging fear that the gift might not be well-received. Personalized gifts are time-savers, and are easier to keep within budget. Sometimes, what pleasantly surprises someone who already has everything is to receive a gift that makes one feel a tad more special than usual, and genuinely appreciated.
Think about his or her interests and hobbies, and creatively select gifts that reflect his or her personality. Complete the gifts with personalized names or your own special messages. It is not difficult to garner positive responses from recipients who appreciate your thoughtfulness. What's more, the favorable impressions left by the custom gifts could go a long way in relationship building too!
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