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Looking for MOST creative ways to give gift cards...

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#1 magickallight  OFFLINE  



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Posted Oct 3, 2018 - 12:38 pm

Asking for some suggestions from all you SUPER creative GottaDealers...


My kids are all grown now - so even though they get plenty of presents under the tree - their BIG gifts are now gift cards. I am looking for new ideas on ways to give them.


In the past I have decorated mini-lit Christmas trees with them, given them on each month of a calendar for the next year, rolled e-gift cards inside paper towel rolls, hidden within new wallets or purses, hid them inside of tea pots and hot cocoa packages, hid them within clothing gifts, wrapped them in a small package - wrapped within a bigger package - wrapped within a bigger package, etc. And this year - am kind of OUT of fresh ideas.




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Posted Oct 3, 2018 - 1:39 pm

I think you've thought of everything already! Great ideas. Looking forward to seeing what others come up with.

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Posted Oct 3, 2018 - 2:14 pm

You've had lots of good ideas. Recently, we've been giving cash to our grown son (in addition to some gifts to open). Within his gifts and his sock presents, I fold up money of different denominations and hide them in his gifts. Fun to watch him try to look in every nook and cranny. I just have to try to remember the total, so he doesn't miss something. ;-)

Check on Pinterest, they've got some cute ideas for gift cards.

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Posted Oct 3, 2018 - 5:54 pm

There are gift card and money mazes where you have to complete the ball maze to open it and access the gift card or cash.



There are also puzzle boxes.

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Posted Oct 4, 2018 - 7:59 am

Maybe some kind of treasure hunt at each stop a small gift with another clue

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Posted Oct 4, 2018 - 8:05 am

I agree with the previous posters, Pinterest has cute ideas! I like the idea of a self care basket/mason jar. Nail polish, lotion, etc in a mason jar with a GC to get their nails done, a massage or a hair cut. A car care basket with car cleaning wipes, new windshield wipers and a GC for car washes.

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Posted Oct 5, 2018 - 2:47 pm

You've done it a lot of great ways. The only thing I can think of is to have gift card bingo.

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