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Tried and true gifts

Updated: April 11, 2011 09:44 AM EDT
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You can't go wrong with these gifts:

1. Pampering services (massage, facial, manicure, pedicure)

2. Earrings or bracelet

3. Trip to a bed and breakfast or a romantic beach getaway

4. Leather handbag

5. Gourmet cooking classes

6. Yoga or Tai Chi exercise tapes or home exercise equipment (cardio or strength training)

7. Picnic basket and blanket with a nice bottle of wine

8. Perfume

9. Recreation equipment (Hiking boots, rollerblades, skis, tennis racket, golf clubs)

10. Gifts for the office (Briefcase, Cross or Montblanc pens, nice desk accessories, Daytimer organizer)

11. Handmade pottery or passes to a pottery class

12. PDA

13. Assortment of bulbs for the garden or gardening tools

14. Tickets to the ballet or theater

15. Nice dress watch

16. Cappuccino maker and gourmet coffee

17. Pampering bath items (Bath salts, bath gel, lotion)

18. Leather jacket or gloves

19. Designer pajamas and robe

20. Home decor items (Clocks, picture frames, artwork)

21. Digital camera or video camera

22. Gourmet cookware (Rotisserie machine, pots/pans, mixer stand)

23. Flowers of the Month Club

24. Jewelry box

25. Personalized stationery