Winter time is coming and with it the annual race of gift-shopping. Now we all know, it can be very stressful, but it does not have to be, if you do it right. Believe it or not, it can even be a very joyful experience. Read our tips for successful new year gift ideas below and make these year`s holidays some joyful ones with some peaceful shopping days. Your family and most important yourself will be thankful.
• First things first: Avoid all the stress by shopping online. No crowds, a big variety and you can compare prices very easily from your home. Besides the ability of getting products from all over the world, you could only dream of getting in your home-town, you save money, too. Can shopping get more efficient?
• But you may think after so many years of giving away gifts, what should you choose again this year? It seems like you have already given away everything you can think of the last years and you are going out of ideas of what to buy this time? The secret: Stay with the classics but make it unique. Here is how:
• The cold winter time screams for sweaters and cozy things, like blankets and pajamas. Also cookies and wine, jewellery, scents, accessories for one`s homes or toys for kids. Now take these basics and personalize them! This can go from enchasing things, adding personal photos, or being as simple as buying some things in a person`s favorite colour. Believe us, nothing brings more joy, then knowing, somebody put a lot of thoughts in the presents you are receiving.
• And last but not least – think about the person`s preferences. A big help can be knowing about their hobbies or what they love doing. So for example let`s say you know a fashionista: You can never go wrong with a nice leather-wallet or a fancy bag. Put their name on it – for real (engraving)– and you have it all covered.
In the end, the most important thing about new year gift ideas is that you choose gifts from your heart. This way you will never be wrong. And if a person does not like it, it isn`t the right person to put a lot of thoughts in their presents anyway.
Have fun shopping and peaceful holidays,
Your Shop Avenue