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Posted November 16, 2012 by Hilary Kennedy in Fashion
 
 

Top Picks for Personalized Holiday Gifts

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s there anything more special than getting something personalized as a gift?  It automatically makes even the most mundane gift seem extra special.  Let’s not kid ourselves, though-certain monogrammed items can be cheesy and a little too over the top.  That’s why I write this blog, dear readers. I’ve done the leg work to weed out the bad and highlight the good. Here are my top picks:

1. Personalized notes and calling cards by Rifle Paper Co.  These aren’t just adorable. They are practical, personal, and perfect.  It’s $120 for a custom portrait for your cards, but well worth the investment for yourself or someone special.

Illustrated Notes & Calling Cards

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. A custom portrait stamp by Lilli Mandrill.  These custom stamps are so darn cute, and they are made in France! How exotic does that sound? A custom portrait is $70, and a custom name (signature) is $20.  Be aware that these may take a long time to get, but are so cool that you won’t mind.

Custom / couple portrait / handcarved rubber stamp

3. A wish bracelet by JustBelieve by Belinda.  For around $115, you can engrave with up to 4 words of your choice in a script font. Bracelets are made with a genuine leather strap (8mm width) and Goldfield or Sterling silver plate (4.5 cm x 8mm). All bracelets are engraved to order, handmade and slightly flexible for a comfortable fit on your wrist.

Personalized wish bracelet- goldfilled
There you have it!  Don’t be afraid to get personal…order one of these great gifts and make your loved ones feel extra special.

Hilary Kennedy

 
Hilary Kennedy
Hilary Kennedy is a contributing author for YouPlusStyle, focusing primarily on Style, Arts and Entertainment, and Dating and Relationships. Hilary also stars in many videos for YouPlusMedia.