Archive for January, 2009

The Sophisticated Valentine…….

Friday, January 30th, 2009

Not everyone likes romantic and mushy Valentine’s. Not everyone wants some pretty little trinket. If you are shopping for a sophisticated gift, your options are often limited (and in these economic hard times, so is your budget). But as with all things, where there is a will, there is a way. In this case, the way is a personalized gift from ETC Trade.

For the Sophisticate and Business Person (or weather enthusiast), the is the perfect gift. Faced in a glossy piano wood and shiny aluminum and modeled after a car’s dashboard; this product screams class. There are dials for the time, the temperature and the humidity and there is a place where you can include a special message for your gift recipient to make a special gift extra special.

Love is inscribed on a heart and remains there forever….Show your love

Thursday, January 29th, 2009

The heart graphic has long been associated with human emotions and is one of the oldest symbols still in use today. It is red for blood and for passion and shows up everywhere this time of year. Let your love shine with hearts this season and give a personalized gift that will be a cherished memory forever.

Although a heart shape may be found on many gifts, knowing what exactly to give your Sweetheart for Valentine’s Day can be difficult. If your love is hard to buy for, consider showing your emotions with the . The hearts and your special message turn a prosaic paperweight into a poetic and romantic gift that happens to be functional as well. A perfect combination of form and function that can be appreciated by anyone’s sweetie for Valentine’s, birthdays, anniversaries and just to say that you care.

How to Celebrate a Valentine Anniversary

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

Anniversaries are important events. They mark the years of your relationship and are a good time to reminisce over times past. Having an anniversary on Valentine’s Day is especially romantic and calls for a little extra TLC. While trinkets are always nice, sometimes it’s good to have something a little bit more substantial that can be given to the kids later or that can be displayed for friends and neighbors to admire.

If you are looking for an anniversary gift for your Valentine, the is great if you’re having a party. Available in or  silver to suit any decor (or specific anniversary), the pieces are personalized with the message of your choice. A lasting and useful gift that can be handed down to future generations. This set is also a wonderful idea as an anniversary or wedding gift for friends and family members.

Choose the if you want something that can be displayed. The frame is available in three sizes and can be customized to reflect the anniversary number of your choice and has room for a special message at the bottom as well.

Whatever kind of gift you are looking for, making it a personalized one will add an extra touch of love that will be appreciated by everyone who sees your present.

Awards Ceremonies and Personalized Awards

Monday, January 26th, 2009

It’s that time of year again where actors, directors, musicians and others in the entertainment industry are being celebrated for their extraordinary work. Though a few awards ceremonies have already passed, there are still more on the way. Many people are very interested in the nominees, the winners, the clothes and everything else related to these ceremonies. Who will win the Oscar for Best Actor? Whose album will win Album of the Year?

Some of us may host or attend themed parties to watch some of these ceremonies like the Grammy Awards or the Academy Awards. If hosting one of these viewing parties, a fun idea would be to give out your own awards to your guests. Celebrate your star friends and give them a award. Or give someone a , a , or a . These gifts are a simple way to add a special touch to your awards party.

If attending a viewing party, these awards can also be given to the host as a unique thank you gift. With these personalized awards, guests and hosts can feel like celebrities amongst their friends.