Why Should You Give Personalized Gifts?

As the start of a fresh year is upon us, it’s as good a time as ever to reflect on what we do and how we can best serve our customers. For our new customers who’d like to get a sense of who we are and what we offer, as well as our loyal customers who may learn some additional helpful information, we’ve addressed some common questions that people have about personalized gifts.

What are personalized gifts?

Personalized gifts are items that are custom made for an individual or family. These can include a huge variety of different types of items, but some examples would be a Christmas stocking with an embroidered name or a blanket that features a family photo. Personalization options may include names, dates, personal sentiments, favorite numbers, photos, and more.

Why give personalized gifts?

Personalized gifts are great to give for many different reasons:

  • They are heartfelt gifts. Putting effort into getting someone a special gift that is just for them shows how much you care.
  • They have long-term value. Since many gifts end up not getting much use and collecting dust in a closet or drawer, personalized gifts have an extra layer of appeal that makes them more likely to be enjoyed for years to come.
  • They can be highly practical. Popular personalized gifts, such as a beautiful piece of customized home decor, a custom t-shirt, or a personalized blanket can be used or appreciated on a daily or weekly basis.
  • They can say what you want. This can include whatever name, pet name, nickname, or message you’d like to feature. This means, for example, that people with atypical spellings can still receive unique gifts that are customized just for them.
  • They are affordable. Some companies will add personalizations to your gift free of charge! Giving your friends or loved ones meaningful gifts they will cherish shouldn’t have to break the bank.

What are the most popular personalized gifts?

Personalized items are available to suit many different occasions, holidays, and seasons, as well as simple everyday use. Overall, some of the most popular types of products include:

When do people give personalized gifts?

People give personalized gifts throughout various times of the year. But certain occasions attract large numbers of customers who are searching for a thoughtful gift. Some major occasions when people might give personalized gifts include:

  • Christmas
  • Birthdays
  • Valentine’s Day
  • Mother’s Day
  • Father’s Day
  • Halloween
  • Easter
  • Graduations
  • Engagements/Weddings/Anniversaries
  • Housewarming parties
  • Birth of a baby
  • Loss of a loved one

Are personalized gifts trendy?

It’s clear that personalized gifts are growing in popularity, so don’t be late to pick up on this trend! The personalized gifts market is on track for continued growth, with projected global revenue of over $31 billion by 2021.

We hope you learned a lot about the value of personalized gifts from this post. For the next birthday, holiday, or special event in your life, remember that GiftsForYouNow has a wide range of unique gifts that will make any occasion brighter. Shop our selection today!

Personalized Stockings

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5 Personalized Wedding Favors Your Guests Will Love

It’s no understatement to say that your wedding is one of the most important days of your life. Knowing this, you should do everything in your power to make it great! Having all of your friends, relatives, and acquaintances gathered to celebrate the first moments of your marriage is an incredible occasion that you’ll be able to fondly recall for many years to come. With all these guests showing up in your honor, it’s customary to provide them with some favors as a token of gratitude for being in your life. Adding a customized touch to these items will help to make them more memorable. We’d like to show you some of our favorite personalized wedding favors that your guests will be excited to take home after the big event.

Bottle Openers

Bottle Opener Wedding Favors

Thank You Bottle Opener Favor


Practical wedding favors are always a nice touch! With this bottle opener, you can ensure your guests remember your special day whenever they imbibe their favorite drinks. Personalize it with your names and your wedding date.


Engraved Mini Flasks

Mini Flask Favors

Flask Wedding Favors


Our 1 oz. keychain flasks are perfect to give your guests so they can always remember the night of partying they enjoyed at your wedding. Customize each flask with your initials and your wedding date. These steel flasks are durable and easily portable.


Destination Wedding Tote Bags

Destination Wedding Favor

Personalized Tropical Wedding Tote Bag


Perfect for a destination wedding (or even just a tropical-themed reception), these tote bags are a fun and practical favor to give your guests. Customize whether each tote reads “Aloha!” or “Hola!,” then add the names of you and your partner and the location and date of your wedding. These 100% cotton, machine-washable bags come equipped with reinforced straps. Get deeper into your theme by adding items like sunscreen or sunglasses to each guest’s bag.


When it’s your turn to shop for a friend or loved one, personalized gifts are a great way to show you care!


Guitar Pick Favors

Unique Wedding Favor

Photo Guitar Pick Favor


Whether they play guitar or not, your guests will be able to appreciate these fun and unique favors. Upload a great picture of the two of you to create a memorable favor for your guests to take home. Personalized wedding favors featuring photos of the VIP couple are a popular choice.


Custom Candy Bar Wrappers

Candy Bar Wrapper Favors

Personalized Floral Candy Bar Wrappers


Giving a bar of chocolate to each guest is a pretty surefire way to put a smile on their face. These floral candy bar wrappers can be customized with your names and the date you tied the knot.


For a look at many more unique favors, browse the huge selection of wedding favors from our sister company, Beau-coup!

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Valentine’s Day is coming up! While there’s always pressure to find a special gift for your significant other, you also can’t neglect the oh-so-important task of making the day, night, or weekend one to remember. Don’t just do the same old thing every year! Here are some fun Valentine’s Day date ideas we came up […]

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Meaningful Valentine’s Gifts for Her

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, your sweetheart is counting on you to deliver with a heartfelt and special gift. This can definitely be anxiety-inducing for some people; sometimes it is difficult to select gifts for others. We don’t want you to have to stress out about this, so we compiled some of our best Valentine’s […]

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Winter Decor Collections Preview

Now that Christmas has passed us by, the less exciting part of winter is again upon us. In some parts of the country, these next few months can be difficult to get through, with fleeting sunlight, ample snow, and frigid temperatures. One way to inject some excitement into the winter is by adding some new decor […]

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How to Find a Perfect Christmas Gift

Whether you like it or not, gift giving is a big part of the holidays. But it can sometimes be difficult to find the right gift for every person you’re shopping for each year. Since we’re in the gift business, we thought we could help you out by providing some tips on how to find […]

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Photo Gift Ideas for Christmas

We can all appreciate that some Christmas gifts are more special and memorable than others. Though you might be happy to get that new pair of socks, the memory of receiving it may not do much to excite you after a few days. However, some types of gifts are more special. Photo gifts are a […]

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