m a k e   ' e m   s m i l e   : )

Gift Card Girlfriend Blog

5 Fancy Gift Card Holders for the Serious Crafter

Several years ago, I went on a DIY gift-making binge. Working full-time, but single and home alone on the weekends, I threw myself into the then-trendy world of making homemade soaps, candles, bath salts, body oils and more. As a newbie to the art, things didn't go so well. Nonetheless, I'm a little embarrassed to say, I still delivered the best of the bunch as gifts. (No turning back when you've spent a fair amount of time and money on such treasures!)Homemade gifts can be tricky. You want to deliver something that is both fun and useful to the recipient, but sometimes serious crafting skills are required. That won't be the case with the gift card holders below because the gift card is the gift. The holder is just a bonus. So, if you're a serious crafter who can throw down the glue dots without having them roll onto each other, then enjoy the five fancy gift card holders below. If you're not so good at crafts, give them your best shot. Then, fill the holders with department store   Read More »
comments powered by Disqus

What is a Gift Code and Can I Use Gift Codes in Stores?

Gift Card Girlfriend answers the gift card questions you’ve been asking. Simply put, a gift code or a gift card code is the primary number on a gift card. For Visa® or MasterCard® gift cards, the code is typically a 16-digit number embossed in raised-lettering on the front of the card--just  Read More »

How to Help Kids Spend Gift Cards?

Gift Card Girlfriend answers the gift card questions you've been asking. I enjoy helping my kids redeem gift cards because they think of the shopping trip as getting to spend their own money, but I know they are learning valuable lessons along the way. For example, they learn to stay within a  Read More »
View Archives >>