BUYING THE PERFECT GIFT
IF you are a member of a birthday stokvel, or you buy each other gifts at the end of the year, it is important to buy a gift that the member you are buying for will be happy with. The key to buying a gift that is meaningful is to listen carefully to what the recipient’s main wants and needs are.
WHAT TO BUY
A good gift shows that you care enough about someone to really consider what they might like.
Most people buy bedroom items as gifts. These are items such as bed covers, sheets and pillows. She adds that people can also get items such as side lamps, photo frames and ornaments that will go well with the member’s furniture.
A perfect gift doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg. Even if you have a tight budget, you can give a thoughtful present. If you have a budget of R500, here are some gifts that you can buy: Perfumes Towels Vases Cutlery Toaster Coffee making machine Slow cooker Blender If you want your stokvel to be featured in
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