Choosing an Indian Wedding Gift
Choosing a wedding gift for those close to you may seem like a pretty easy undertaking.
The majority of us will think that we will just need to run of to the shops, choose
something, have it wrapped and the problem solved!
But if you’ve ever actually tried to do this, you’ve surely discovered that it’s
never, ever that easy and often harder this way. There are several criteria to be
met before purchasing a wedding gift, so let’s go over some of them.
If Possible, Make It Personal
Firstly, is the wedding someone
close to you? Are they a relative or a personal friend? If so then whatever gift
you choose needs to reflect this fact. Try to choose something you think they will
like or appreciate.
Use what you know about the couple to choose something that will make your gift
memorable to them.
For example, if you know the couple getting married would like to go sailing then
buy a guy that can assist them with this hobby, such as, sailing lesson from a qualified
Gifts for the Boss
If it is your boss getting married then for obvious reasons it pays dividends to
be careful. You don't want to appear too cheap nor want your boss to think you
have extra money available to spend on expensive gifts.
In this situation you need to know what will please your boss without spending too
If you have worked with your boss for sometime then you probably know of some of
the things they do in their spare time. Or you may even know what their other way
Rely on what you know. If you are sure they have a certain hobby or participate
regularly in a certain activity then use this as the theme of buying your wedding
Wedding Gifts for People You Don’t Know Very Well
Buying a gift for someone that you don't know very well but they feel they know
you well enough to invite you to their wedding is probably the easiest gift to buy.
Here the aim should be to express your happiness for the couple and wishing them
a happy wedding day. This could be a gift basket, crystal ware, or scented candles
A wedding gift should express your happiness and best wishes to the wedding couple.
It should not be a means for you to show your wealth or not. Therefore, you should
pick your gift to match the couple and also your budget too, as the sentiment the
gift is given with matters more than the price.