As a final “OMG we’re having the Great Gift-Giving of 2007 THIS weekend?” gift idea: salon gift certificates for the ladies. As a bonus, and it’s too bad I didn’t take a pic, the salon gives these cute little brown boxes, filled with a shampoo and conditioner sample (Aveda). Yum!
I tied them up with scraps of ribbon from last year, much like the boys’ gifts. Once more, no disposable wrapping! Hopefully the recipients will hang on to the ribbons, but if not, well, at least they got a re-use from my side of things.
And here’s the whole happy green bunch of gifts, next to their garishly wrapped* disposo gifts:
*I don’t feel that strongly against the look of disposable paper. I’m just being silly and smug and something else.