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How To Wrap The Perfect Gift

Now that you’ve found that perfect gift (see my previous note), how do you actually present it? Mmm…don’t underestimate the power of presentation! I do it for a living, so I know very well, that the way you package something sets the mood and helps “close the sale”. In short, you need to stretch your organisational skills a bit further and come up with a decent plan on how to wrap your gift. Here is my step-by-step manual: Find a box Oh, that’s the easy part. Most retailers realise that a product with a decent box has higher profit margins, therefore, gift-worthy things tend to come nicely packaged. Include the killer add-on Everyone expects a gift for their birthday. The surprise factor kicks in when you get that one little extra, which would make them jump :-). In my case, a cigar my boyfriend dreamt about for a while but was struggling to justify. Really, remember this trick! Excite them What was your favourite part of the Christmas morning experience? By miles (unlimited sweets aside), …