(Closed) Need help with this gift giving problem

posted 7 years ago in Gifts and Registries
  • poll: What would you do in the below situation?
    Nothing - just give the gift DH picked out : (1 votes)
    6 %
    Add cash to the card - the amount doesn't matter - just make it what you would have gifted : (8 votes)
    47 %
    Add cash to the card - but put a decent amount : (0 votes)
    Return the gift - buy something else : (2 votes)
    12 %
    Get something else to add to the gift : (5 votes)
    29 %
    Other... : (1 votes)
    6 %
  • Post # 3
    827 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2011

    You could also get them a gift card to one of the places they registered.  That may be a happy medium. 

    Post # 4
    1995 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    Honestly we got plenty of mismatched gifts that made no sense but we were totally happy and grateful!  It really doesn’t matter if you give cash + a gift, or 2 not similar gifts.  They’ll be happy no matter what!  A card w/cash might be easier.

    Post # 5
    1927 posts
    Buzzing bee

    Yeah we had lots of people that did 2 mismatched gifts.  I do that all the time.  If I don’t like any individual things on the registry (or there aren’t any) that line up with my budget then I just pick two things.  I say that’s the best option.

    Post # 6
    1363 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2010

    I hope I’m not being intrusive but just ignore me if I am. I’m curious to know what husbands think is a good wedding gift. (The one he likes that you want to supplement) I know my what my hubby would say and usually, I think “um, no, wayyy more”

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