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#218557 - 07/13/06 12:10 PM Re: What Gifts Do You Like To Receive?
DeniseExoticPets Offline

Registered: 02/10/06
Posts: 314
Loc: Lost somewhere in Texas
Things that show you really put some thought into the gift not bought something as an afterthought or necessity is important to me (Aries).

A friend of mine delights me with the gifts she buys me. She knows I like tropical themes in my home and she bought me a beautiful crystal imbedded fish key hanger. Deer, hunting or country themes would make me puke if I received them as a gift. She also has bought me cute gag gifts based on other things she knows about me (a bottle of cold duck and a duck 'massager' because I raise ducks and can be fanatical about them). My all-time favorites are the ones the kids made for me (lopsided vases, dragon statutue missing a wing, decorated handmade card). The type of gift is irrelevant; it could be anything from a gun to an exotic cookbook and I'd enjoy it as long as the person knew enough about my preferences to select the right style.
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#218558 - 07/13/06 12:15 PM Re: What Gifts Do You Like To Receive?
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Registered: 02/10/06
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i'm so not into "practical gifts" - they almost offend me. But my husband is so terribly practical, I have to bite my lip sometimes.

Ever gotten beer making equipment for a gift? LOL I did!

I didn't mind, though. I looked at it as a new challenge and a way to save money <img src="/images/graemlins/smile.gif" alt="" />

Just remember, you can reciprocate in kind by giving work gloves, rakes, etc as gifts .... <img src="/images/graemlins/devil.gif" alt="" />
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#218559 - 07/13/06 07:31 PM Re: What Gifts Do You Like To Receive?
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Loc: Lower Alabama
My very favorite gifts are those given to me by children, especially if they are handmade.

#218560 - 07/13/06 07:57 PM Re: What Gifts Do You Like To Receive?
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Registered: 06/06/06
Posts: 311
Loc: Gold Coast. Australia.
I am a Capricorn.

Scented soaps or ear rings.
Good friends are like stars. You don't always see them
but you always know they are there.

#218561 - 07/18/06 04:37 AM Re: What Gifts Do You Like To Receive?
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Registered: 03/27/06
Posts: 486
I'm Pisces and like getting cd's of good music, and also books. Love perfumes and soaps too. Anything that smells nice!
Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.
John Adams

#218562 - 09/24/06 07:53 AM Re: What Gifts Do You Like To Receive?
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Registered: 09/22/06
Posts: 24
Loc: Wales, UK.
I'm an Aquarius and I like recieving all sorts of gifts! Especially if they're handmade or from a forien country. Jewellery is also always nice to get given, though I only ever wear silver and I collect rings. Flowers are always nice to get, especially if they're for no particular reason or just because I told the person I was feeling down or having a bad day. Books and CDs are nice to get too, but only if the person knows me very well, I'm quite picky about what I read and listen to.

I don't like novelty/joke gifts, I think they're tacky. I also don't like recieving cosmetics, make-up, bath smellies etc. I'm a Vegan so unless they're 100% animal product/testing free I wont use them.

#914564 - 09/30/16 10:20 PM Re: What Gifts Do You Like To Receive? [Re: JanetBoyer]
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I love receiving good books.

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