Dressing Up a Gift Card

Gift cards are perhaps the most popular gift, both to give and to receive. They're easy and give the recipient the opportunity to buy exactly what he or she wants. When it comes to gift-giving, though, they can be a little boring. How can you dress them up?

Keep in mind the same ideas can be used for cash, lottery tickets, or anything else small and flat that may need a little spicing up!

It's All in the Packaging

Sometimes it's just a question of giving the recipient something to unwrap. Here are some ideas on how to wrap up a gift card:

Companion Gifts

For a little added interest and instant gratification for the recipient, include the gift card with a gift that coordinates with it: