Some people prefer to be surrounded by a lot of people. However, these people do not automatically become your friends. Some of them are just acquaintances, co-workers or temporary companions. You will only find a few people who will stay with you through ups and downs. You’re lucky if you have even just one loyal friend in your life.
Giving great gifts is one of the simplest yet most meaningful things you can do for a friend. After all, a true friend is someone who supports you during difficult times and cheers you on every time you hit a milestone. So, it’s natural that you think of simple yet special ways to let them know that you appreciate them. If their birthday is approaching, you can surprise them with a gift they’d surely appreciate.
If you are having a hard time deciding what to give them, the following list can help you:
For the stylish friend
If you have a friend who is into fashion and style, you can give them tools or items to support their lifestyle. For instance, if they love styling their hair, you can get them a good pair of hair scissors or salon-grade hair products. For someone who loves to dress up, you can give them jewelry or accessories such as bags or bracelets.
For the bookworm
The problem with bookworms is that you won’t know if they already have the book that you are eyeing. To be safe, choose other gift items that can still support their reading hobby. Look for an aesthetically appealing yet classic-looking lamp, so they can enjoy reading even late at night. Unique bookmarks and bookshelf are also great options. As long as it speaks “books,” the gift will be perfect for them.
For the travel aficionado
Travel lovers often prefer to have useful items that they can bring on their journeys. This includes anti-theft backpacks, personalized passport covers and cute travel pillows. You can also gift travel journals and portable chargers. For the coffee lover—For your friend who can’t live without coffee, you already know what to give them. Anything coffee will make them jump with joy. You can either give them tasty coffee flavors or a few coffee-making tools they can use at home or outdoors. Find a credible coffee supplier and purchase a proper coffee-maker. If they already have that at home, you can give them customized coffee mugs or travel mugs. This way, they can enjoy coffee wherever they go.
For the beauty addict
For your friend who always wants to be chic and glam, beauty tools and products are perfect birthday gifts. You can give him or her a nail art kit, makeup brushes, and skincare or beauty products.
Don’t overthink the type of gift to give to your friends. Just consider their hobbies or the things they like. List down possible gift items. From the list, you can choose one you think is ideal. Don’t forget to consider your budget, too. While you want to gift your pal with something special, you don’t want to break the bank in so doing. Besides, your friend will surely value the gift, no matter the cost, because it will always remind them of your friendship – and thoughtfulness.