Your partner could mean the world to you. That’s why when anniversaries and birthdays come around the corner, everyone loses their minds. But ask yourself, do you really have to panic that much? Of course, you don’t. Maybe you won’t be having the greatest gift idea ever but it’s truly the thought that it counts. Nevertheless, there are essential factors to consider when buying them presents. But more than that, there are mistakes that must be avoided at all time.
Here are such 4 common mistakes to avoid when buying presents for your partner.
- Stop competing indirectly
You might love them to the moon and back and when they get something truly amazing, you might not be able to suppress the sheer need of buying them something better. The next thing you know is that you are indirectly competing on who gets whom the best gift. Silly mistakes like these have a good chance of developing and turning septic if continued. Hence, always remember to avoid it.
- Avoid rings (Unless you’re proposing),
There is a very fair danger in even mistakenly kneeling in front of a girl during a certain emotional timeframe and the effects can be extremely catastrophic. Rings being the key element of a proposal, thing could get awkward between you to if you took out a ring and she said yes; or worse, no. So, remember that rings are off the bucket.
- Avoid duplicate branded items
If you can’t afford, don’t ruin your genuine reputation by buying duplicate clothing or jewelry for them. But then again, why do you have to buy fake ones when you have the perfect opportunity to present them a pair of shoes from the all new sneakers in Singapore line that was recently revealed. Being unisex, it works both ways. But the bottom-line is that, it is a big no-go for fake brands.
- Don’t be too mainstream
Roses and coffee dates are extremely mainstream for a birthday. If you’ve always going out to fancy and classy coffee houses, why not try a pizzeria and eat till you can’t breathe? After all, any relationship is supposed to be fun. In not being mainstream, you might be able to go for something like urban art where you can express yourself in the best way you can. In the end of the day, what matters is making them feel special, so don’t be mainstream.
Deciding what you’re going to buy latest footwear for them could be as hard as deciding where you’re going to eat. But you should remember one thing, it doesn’t matter where you go as long as you’re together; same thing applies to buying presents too.