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When you buy a gift for a friend, do you buy them something that they would normally use or wear or something that is more of your style?

I am asking because i was cleaning out my closet& realized that alot of the clothes i dont wear, have been given to me by my sil as a gift. Every single blouse is something she would wear not me. We have different styles. When i buy gifts, i buy things that the person likes or is in to. Dont get me wrong they are nice gifts.Idk now that im thiking about it, its kinda rude of her,lol.Years ago i bought her an outfit that was more of my taste& she returned it for something she liked& from there on i started buying her gifts in her style.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:03 AM on Mar. 16, 2011 in Beauty & Style

Answers (9)
  • what they like
    letstalk747

    Answer by letstalk747 at 12:04 AM on Mar. 16, 2011

  • my gifts our home made so make gifts my family will like
    i have made pj's, blankets,sweaters,hat's and scarfs even bake goodies i have never had anyone not like what i have made
    i even made cook book for my sil
    dutchcanadain

    Answer by dutchcanadain at 12:19 AM on Mar. 16, 2011

  • i possibly do both lol or just take her shopping with me lol
    shellychivell

    Answer by shellychivell at 4:17 AM on Mar. 16, 2011

  • I buy them what they like or something I know they would use.
    liz.1986

    Answer by liz.1986 at 7:43 AM on Mar. 16, 2011

  • What they like.
    vampkity13

    Answer by vampkity13 at 9:06 AM on Mar. 16, 2011

  • i would have returned hers for something more your taste.. but i only buy my mom or kids clothes, never anyone else because we all have different tastes..
    so i buy something they could use
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 7:58 PM on Mar. 16, 2011

  • i usually try to get them something that they will like
    ChanQ

    Answer by ChanQ at 12:24 PM on Mar. 17, 2011

  • I have this friend who is sooo thoughtful about things like this that she is always sort of asking and taking notes about what peoples' preferences are, needs, things they like, favorite foods, colors, all that.

    I, on the other hand, am not as good as she is about remembering these things except my family.

    So, honestly, I try to get them something they would like of course, but I usually end up doing a gift certificate and a thoughtful card, unless I really know they'll like something... If this person is also friends with my super thoughtful friend, I'll ask her what she thinks, of course.
    teachplaylove

    Answer by teachplaylove at 1:11 PM on Jun. 4, 2014

  • more old questions being answered
    adp_3805

    Answer by adp_3805 at 9:11 PM on Jun. 4, 2014

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