There are plenty of special occasions that demand unique gifts. And these happy events require you to put that little bit of extra thought into what would be appropriate for the occasion. Often enough, you’ve given friends and family members birthday presents or Christmas presents, but for these special milestones in life something a little different is needed. And it’s more than just thinking about the people you will be giving the gift to – after all, the gift may well be for a couple or for a whole family. Whether wedding gifts, Christening presents or a special present for new parents, great gifts can be things that will be remembered for years and years to come.
Truly thoughtful presents are sure to be warmly appreciated while things that come in handy might be in use on a daily basis for decades. And if you pick right, it could be something that raises a smile every time the recipient of the gift sees it. Here are some guides that provide ideas and inspirations for those events in your life that demand celebration – and we’ve sorted the gifts by occasion.