better than a Secret Santa gift exchange for recreating all the
surprise and wonder of Christmas
holidays, this party theme is a favorite for company
Christmas parties or among large groups of friends or family
whose names are written down on slips of paper and thrown into
a hat. As each person draws a name, that's who they will be secretly
buying a gift for.
How much to
spend? Traditionally, a price cap is set and mutually agreed upon
when the Secret Santa names are drawn. Next
comes the hunt for the perfect gift!
like clothing or jewelry unless you're very sure of their personal
tastes. Also make sure of any strict dietary restrictions before
buying your Secret Santa giftee chocolates or other sweet treats.
If you know
them well, buying a Secret Santa gift should be cinch, but if
not, ask their closest friends for helpful tips.
Are they into
Shop around for houseplants so popular nowadays like lucky
bamboo or orchid
plant, or browse a local bookstore or garden center for a
book on general gardening tips.
Gift baskets can be customized
for Secret Santa gifts to give
to friends, coworkers or loved
ones, whatever their interests.
a huge sports
fan, keep it affordable by giving gifts like a sweatshirt
with their favorite team's logo. For avid
golfers, think about a new set of golf tees, or fill up a fanny pack with sunscreen, granola bars and other snacks
for a great jogger
homemade gift baskets can be tailored to anyone's interests and,
with a little imagination, can also be easy on the budget.
lovers, a gift basket that includes an affordable bottle of
domestic vino and a holiday wine glass set makes for a wonderful
gift. For the aspiring
gourmet, a gift basket filled with herbs and spices, a new
pot holder, measuring cups, mixing bowls, and other cooking essentials
is another especially thoughtful gesture
a genuine interest in their interests, hobbies or passions will
almost guarantee to put a smile on the face of a grateful recipient,
and will insure your reputation as the holiday season's best Secret