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Unique Ways To Give Gift Cards At Christmas

When you don’t want to give cash for Christmas, a gift card is a great way to give a gift the recipient will use! The trick is finding unique ways to give gift cards so you don’t have to resort to a simple Christmas card. A way that will put a smile on faces and bring laughter and joy!

Check out these ideas of how to give gift cards this Christmas!

Christmas Snowball

The Christmas Snowball is sure to make gift recipients laugh with JOY as they unravel the white streamer to see what’s inside!

Christmas Snowball wrapped with white streamer, placed in a clear bag, and tied with a festive ribbon.

Christmas Party In A Box

Add a gift card to a festive box full of all things Christmas! This is particularly good for those you mail a gift to!

Christmas Party In A Box with printables to decorate the box!

Costco Gift Card Holder

Gift the gift everyone will love with this humorous Costco Gift Card Holder! Wrap it in a t-shirt box or add it to a gift basket or box.

Printable Costco Gift Card Holder

Just Poppin’ By To Wish You A Merry Christmas

Add a gift card to the back of this festive microwave popcorn gift!

Just Poppin' By To Wish You A Merry Christmas microwave popcorn tag.

Christmas Joy Box

Add a gift card to a Christmas Joy Box full of the sights, smells, and tastes of Christmas!

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Pinball Game

Place a gift card in this Pinball Game so the recipient will have to work a little to get the gift card out!

Christmas Card Gift Box

Check out this festive way to upcycle Christmas cards. With just a few simple steps, you can create a super cute box to wrap gift cards in!

Christmas Card Gift Box

Gingerbread Man Cookie Gift Card Holder

A gingerbread man gift card holder adds a bit of homemade love to standard, ho-hum gift cards.

Gingerbread Man Cookie Gift Card Holder

DIY Gift Card Crate

Although this gift card holder was originally put together as a Father’s Day Gift, it would also be totally appropriate for a Christmas gift card, as well. Just think leg lamp in A Christmas Story.

DIY Gift Card Crate

How To Use Paper Bags As Wrapping Paper

Upcycle brown paper bags to create your own unique wrapping paper!

Upcycle brown paper bags to create your own unique wrapping paper!

Wrap A Gift Card In A Box, Inside A Box, Inside Another Box

You’ve seen it before, you open one package, only to find another, and then another to open! It’s fun and it takes more time than opening a simple card so gift opening can last just a little bit longer!

Cassette Tape Gift Card Holder

For the music lover or nostalgic person, this is a fun Cassette Tape Gift Card Holder you can purchase and print to wrap that gift card in!

Inside Another Gift

Buy a book, a sweet wallet, or a purse to put a gift card inside!

Gift Basket

Create a themed gift basket and add a gift card to it. It doesn’t have to cost a lot to create a gift basket, just a few things with a relevant theme, and you’re good to go.

  • Movie Basket with boxed movie candy, popcorn, and a gift card to a local movie theater.
  • Dinner Basket with all the makings for a spaghetti dinner or a family favorite, along with a grocery store gift card.
  • Craft Basket with a few craft items and a gift card to your local craft store.
  • Sunshine Box with a gift card to a local breakfast spot.
  • Coffee Basket with a local blend of coffee, a new coffee mug and a gift card to an espresso stand.
  • Gardener’s Gift Basket with gardening gloves, a few seed packets, and a gift card to a nearby nursery.
  • New Driver Gift Bucket with all the supplies for cleaning a car, along with a gas card.

As you can see, gift baskets you can add a gift card to are only limited by your imagination. You know your gift recipient best and can build a basket, according to their likes!

Gift cards don’t have to be boring to give. Use these creative ideas to give gift cards for Christmas!

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