in July is one occasion when you can indulge in a shopping expedition
not only for your loved ones but it should also include yourself
as well, without feeling guilty in the least.
Selecting a gift for everyone will require a good deal of your time
If you start planning now, you can give everyone on your Christmas
list a memorable gift this year. It is never too early to start making or buying
gifts for all those special people on your holiday gift list.
Here are some great gift ideas for the entire family which includes
your pets, loving parents and wonderful grandparents. We also have
gathered some nice gift ideas for your friends, colleagues and teachers
you care for to send out gifts with love...
For your special Mom:
There's no one quite like her. Through
the years she has nursed us whenever you were
hurt and a flamboyant cheerleader whenever you scored a winning
goal. Her powerful smile and soothing voice have always made our
days sunny and bright from grey. She has the Midas touch. Show
her your love and appreciation on this Christmas in July for everything
that she has ever done with one of these special gifts from the
Gift of Music: If your mom loves
music, then CD Collection : Put together a CD
Collection of her favorite melodies and watch her eyes light up.
This gift is sure to be a hit. Arrange the CDs in a nice wicker
basket lined with a luxurious satin throw. She'll love to use it
while she's curling up listening to her favorite CDs.
Music Box: Music boxes of today are very different than those
of yesterday. These
days you can choose a melody or even compose your own. It's a great
item if your Mom is a collector or loves a bit of nostalgia.
Jewelry: You can never go wrong with jewelry. Look for something
unique that matches her personal style. Estate and period jewelry,
with a little bit of history, also make for an ideal gift selection.
Weekend Get away: If your mom
never seems to slow down, a weekend getaway might help her to rejuvenate
and catch her breath. Smaller inns will usually work out a special
weekend deal for you, Wine Country Tour: If your wallet is friendly,
tie in your mom's weekend getaway with a fabulous wine country tour.
She'll have a ball sampling complimentary wine tasting, learning
about the art of winemaking and strolling through the myriad of
shops along the way.
Go online and do your homework. Then call your travel agent to work
out the details.
For all those
Moms who remain unbeatable in cooking unbelievable dishes, Ethnic
cookbooks are windows to creating dishes from other cultures. And
they're a really invaluable as gifts for people who enjoy cooking
various cuisine like Thai, Brazilian, German or Finnish.
The all time favorite gift items for a Mom are: Glass wares
or crystal set, Accessories, Kitchenware. Home Garden Equipment
and Accessories, books, flowers
and chocolates. It has been said that no one can replace a mother's
love. Show her the depth of yours with a thoughtful gift from the
For a wonderful Dad:
Gift Ideas for Dad
He was the the guy who taught you how
to ride a bike. Over and over again he'd toss you high into the
air (against your mother's will!), until it hurt to laugh. Always
there to lend a helping hand, there's no one else that quite compares.
In fact, there's nothing as special as the dad you cherish and love.
In your eyes he falls among the VIPs of all VIPs. So show him how
much you care by giving him a special gift with love on Christmas
in July. But for someone as extraordinary as your dad here are several
gift ideas that should meet dad's approval:
Men's Valet Tray: Also called
stash trays, these leather organizers are the perfect
place for dad to store extra keys, loose change and any other items
that need a place
to go. Perfect for a dresser drawer, it's a great gift for the organized
man who likes to have everything in a certain place.
Digital Cameras: If he doesn't
already have one, you need to get him a digital camera. Shop around
for the perfect model or ask others what they use and like. You
can also visit Consumer Reports online to read what the experts
have to say. The price for these exceptional photo takers varies,
so make sure to do your homework to get your monies worth.
Star Navigator: Remember the nights when you and your dad
used to stare at the stars? Well, now you can give him his own handheld
star navigator. They feature a built-in digital compass and microchip
technology. Its a unique gift idea that dad will have fun using night
Remember to give him a gift that expresses
your gratitude for all that he has done for you over the years.
Choose from one of the gift ideas above or come up with your own.
He'll love the surprise!
The all time favorite gifts for dad on Christmas in July
Board Games, Family Games, Books, ,Cool
t-shirts, Watches, his favorite Music CDs, Travel Accessories
For those awesome kids;
Get back to basics when buying a gift for your kid. Surprise and
delight the children you love with one of the great classic gift
Classic Gift Ideas for Children
on Christmas in July
Remember the days of wooden trains,
erector sets and Cabbage Patch Dolls about Rubik's Cubes, Tinker
or View Masters?
These are all examples of classic toys that have a special place
in our hearts, So instead of buying a child a techno-funky gadget,
why not consider giving them a classic gift that will stand the
test of time.
Here are just a few suggestions:
Rocking Chair: The best seat
in the house will definitely be theirs with the gift of a wonderful
rocking chair. This is a classic gift that parents and children
both love. This piece of furniture can be given to your kid to remember
his childhood gifts on any special occasion. For a special touch,
personalize with the child's name.
Original Lincoln Logs: The idea
for Lincoln Logs first came to life in 1910. Introduced just after
Tinker toys and the Erector Set, Lincoln Logs were yet another construction
toy to make it big. They are a toy maker's dream and an absolute hit
with kids! Look for collector's editions that feature vintage style
wooden carrying cases.
Chutes and Ladders Game: Chutes and Ladders has been a favorite
game among children for generations. it's a great educational toy
that helps children learn to retain and recall information. It's
ideal for younger children who are still learning to take turns
and just beginning to recognize numbers and older children who love
action. Chutes and Ladders is mom approved!
Mr. Potato Head: This is an
all time classic toy that makes a perfect gift for children of all
All time favorite gifts for kids
on all special occasions:
Buying gifts for your friends or co-workers
needs special attention and care. Here we are with thoughtful gift
Photos: Pick up a nice photo album or frame to gift to your
friend on a special occasion like this. It would surely be highly
Fill it with personal photos that have sentimental
meaning to the recipient. Try creating a themed photo album for
originality and a personal touch- like through the ages or high
school days - and include copies of brochures, newspaper articles
or other tidbits that tie in with the theme and can be easily inserted
into the photo pages.
Pet rocks: Gifting your best
friend will be a special surprise on this Christmas in July. It works for everyone, young and old alike
Sun Glasses: Sunglasses are
the epitome of being cool and happening.
These 3D lamps
are like nothing you've seen before. The image in the globe seems
to follow you around the room. The person that receives this gift
will certainly enjoy it. It's an awesome addition to any cool room.
Hands-Free, I-pods: With these handy
little gadgets, no one can really complain.
Monopoly is a super cool game all gizmo lovers. It’s a sure hit! The
game makes a great gift for of all ages.
The other items that you can gift
out to your friends -
Ceramic Mugs with quotes, their favorite Accessories, Books, Rugs