Rakhi is an important festival in India, claiming its position right after Diwali, Dushera and Holi. It is a festival that is believed to be traditionally a celebration of love between a brother and a sister. Just like any festivals in India gifts form an integral part of rakhi. Gifts that are exchanged are a symbol of love and appreciation and not a means of showcasing your bank account. If you are in college or have limited income, here some gift ideas which you can use while sending rakhi gifts to USA.
Personalized Gift - Personalized gift items do not cost much, yet they leave a long lasting impact on the mind and hearts of the receiver. More these gifts are easily available and are very easy to customise. You can customise gifts like coffee mugs, ladies wallets, or even Smartphone covers with a picture of your sibling. If you wish to send something more customised, you can opt for customized pillow covers, cushion or wall clock. The best part is you need to run to different places to get these items. You can order them on the internet when you buy online rakhi.
Flowers- Flowers are one thing that never goes out of fashion. They may not last long, but have the power the make anyone smile. Flowers fortunately do not cost much and there are many companies worldwide like Giftalove who delivers flowers along with rakhi with dry fruit combo packs. You can choose and customise the type of flower you would like to send to your brother and sister. You can even create a bouquet consisting of different flowers to give them a pleasant surprise. For stunning flowers visit at www.giftalove.com/flowers/
Books- this is one of the most underrated gifts on Rakshabandhan mainly because people do not read a lot. However if you have a brother or sister who is a avid reader , then there can be no better gift than gifting them a good book. You can send a book online through any web store or utilise the same that you would be using to buy online rakhi.
Imitation jewellery- It is a misnomer to assume that imitation jewellery is only worn by women. Of course women wear them more than men, there are many cute and trendy jewellery which you can gift your brother as well for Rakshabandhan. Metal pendants, bracelets, cufflinks are wonderful gifts which you can customise and send to your siblings
Gift Basket – Gift basket are another great and cost effective idea, where you can put a little of everything that your siblings like , you can pack a rakhi with dry fruits, along with teddy bears chocolates, cosmetics, perfumes, shavings essentials and many other such things and create a unique combo , that would not only be useful but also very innovative.
Besides these inexpensive gifts, you can opt for soft toys, cakes and mementos, which are easily available online.