What makes a gift personalized?
It all begins with choosing something unique to the person you want to give the gift to. Then, to really drive home your love and care, you add something like their name, favourite phrase, or even pictures of you guys together.
In fact, the possibilities are endless!
These types of gifts have exploded in popularity and we’re going to show you some reasons why personalized gifts are the best gifts:
1. Personalized Gifts Create Good Feelings
Personalized gifts resonate with people’s emotions and show them how much they mean to you. When someone receives a gift that was made specifically for them, it makes them feel good and promotes positive feelings.
From custom tumblers to simply baking them their favourite cookies, giving personalized gifts helps to spread love. Having items etched with unique images and not saying not only shows someone that you took the time to find a gift that suits them but that you know them well enough to make it personal.
2. Personalized Gifts Make People Feel Special
Having items etched with unique images and not saying not only shows someone that you took the time to find a gift that suits them but that you know them well enough to make it personal.
It makes them feel special about themselves as well as important. The essence of personalized gifts is to help people feel exclusive and unique.
3. Personalized Gifts Are Unique
Along with making the recipient of the gift feel unique, personalized gifts are unique themselves. They are always one step ahead of mass-made gifts and can highlight your thoughtfulness and creativity.
These presents also show how much effort you put into choosing something special when you could have easily grabbed something generic from a store.
4. Personalized Gifts Suit Any Occasion
Whether you are giving someone a gift for Christmas or choosing a birthday present for a close friend or family member, there are always personalized gift choices to suit the holiday and their tastes.
These choices are memorable and are perfect no matter your relationship to the recipient, their age, or their style. Children, for example, always get excited over items that have their name on them!
5. Personalized Gifts are Great for People Who Are Hard to Shop For
Everyone has someone on their Christmas list that makes them cringe when it comes to buying a gift. What do you do for people who are hard to shop for? Or those who seem to have everything?
Give them a personalized gift!
Everyone can make use of a Yeti tumbler or enjoy a batch of homemade goodies. Even a personal note or letter will pull on the heartstrings of anyone who is difficult to buy for.
6. Personalized Gifts are Romantic
Over time, it can be hard to come up with a romantic gift to give your partner. Flowers are cliched and perfume is tiring - and you definitely don’t want to make the mistake of gifting your partner something too practical on a romantic occasion!
Personalized gifts are the ultimate expression of love, caring, and support. It reminds your loved one that you are always thinking of them which can lead to a stronger relationship.
7. Personalized Gifts Strengthen Relationships and Connections
And it’s not just your romantic relationships that will strengthen because of a personalized gift. These types of gifts can help build connections with friends, family, and even co-workers.
Those positive emotions that a personalized gift creates lead to strong and healthy relationships. People admire these gestures and will understand and appreciate how much you care about them.
8. Personalized Gifts Last a Lifetime
Unless your gifting some delicious eats (cause you can’t expect them to last!), personalized gifts last a lifetime.
If you want someone to treasure your present forever, give them something practical and personal such as a custom cutting board, unique picture frame, or meaningful key chain. These items are useful and special, so they won’t be forgotten about easily.
9. Personalized Gifts are Fun and Creative
Not only do you get a serotonin boost when you give your loved one a personalized gift, but you also get your creative juices flowing when it comes to choosing the gift and the way in which you want to personalize it!
Looking to give a gift to your bridal party? You can incorporate your wedding colours as well as come up with fun and witty messages unique to each member. Or you can have someone’s old family recipe etched onto a cutting board.
The possibilities are endless!
10. Personalized Gifts Support Small Business
Personalized gifts can’t be massed produced (unless you’re looking for a generic key chain for Mike at a gas station) so it’s up to small businesses to create unique and thoughtful gifts for your loved ones.
Whether you’re shopping locally or looking online, buying personalized gifts helps to support small businesses.
11. Personalized Gifts are Super Popular
Speaking of generically personalized keychains at gas stations - were you that kid that could never find one with your name? Or your name spelled properly?
Because so many small businesses are focusing on personalized items, it doesn’t who you are or how your name is spelled, there is a personalized item out there for you!
Plus, in a world so overtaken by commercialism, people are beginning to realize more and more how awesome personalized gifts are when it comes to giving something meaningful and unique.
It’s no wonder that personalized gifts are super popular!
The Perfect Gift!
Whether you’re struggling to find the right gift for someone or you want to show them your love and care, personalized are the perfect gifts for everyone!
At Etchified, we are all about personalized and offer a wide selection of products for custom gifts for that special someone.
Have questions about custom products? We have answers! Check out our FAQ page for more information on how it all works.