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Old 11-27-2007, 07:30 PM   #11
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Thats a tough one.If you could draw names it would be alot easier.
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Old 11-27-2007, 07:31 PM   #12
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I like Renee's idea or Barbara's gas card ideas. Or a book voucher. A good quality mug for the office with maybe a tea/coffee selection, or gourmet biscuits to go with it. Homemade bikkies if you like!

One of those catus plants that are meant to be good for an office cos they are meant to "absorb" (or something!) computer "fumes" (pick your term). Or some lucky bamboo. Or a zen desk garden.

Have they all got cars? How bout a gadget for a car if they do?
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Old 11-27-2007, 08:31 PM   #13
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Have they all got cars? How bout a gadget for a car if they do?
This made me think of an office exchange gift that DH got once--a gift certificate to a car wash (the kind where they run it through and detail it for you). He was pleasantly surprised with this gift--it was a nice change and a treat when the car was dirty and he could take a break from cleaning it himself!
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Old 11-27-2007, 08:35 PM   #14
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A bag (or box) of assorted cheeses that you have picked out.

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Old 11-27-2007, 10:04 PM   #15
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A gift Basket from Sam's

We used to draw names for family and friends every year. A few years ago I was stuck with my aunt's boyfriend (someone I knew nothing about). So I went to sam's and got a huge gift basket with everything in it for $25.00.
It had wine, crackers, chesses, candy, wine glases, and a couple of other things. Everybody loved it so we do this for all of our hard to buy for family and friends.
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Old 11-27-2007, 10:11 PM   #16
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The Gift of Chocolate - assortment, truffles, fudge, etc.

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See's Candies Online: Thanksgiving, Fall, and Chanukah candy gifts, assorted chocolates, and gourmet truffles

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Godiva chocolate and other chocolate gifts at Godiva.com

Subscription to a fave magazine (hobbies, cooking, sports).
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Old 11-27-2007, 10:22 PM   #17
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A restaurant gift certificate is always nice too. Even if it doesn't cover the meal...it gives a good excuse to go out and eat!
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Old 11-28-2007, 12:00 PM   #18
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Thats a tough one.If you could draw names it would be alot easier.
I agree... but it is what it is.

Thanks to everyone for your suggestions. I really appreciate them. I still have a little time to think, but many of these suggestions will receive serious consideration.
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Old 11-28-2007, 01:36 PM   #19
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How about $20 bucks gift sertificate to store they might like.
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Old 11-28-2007, 02:48 PM   #20
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I work in a small office and it's been decided that we'll do some kind of random gift exchange for Christmas. There are 5 women and 2 men (one being me) and we're supposed to bring a wrapped, 'unisex' gift. The age range is mid-20's - about 50 years old. The group is small enough that I'll probably give each of the others something small and personal, but I'm just wondering if any of you have a Home Run $20 gift idea.

The party is December 18. Right now I'm leaning toward a nice bottle of Port, although I know that not all are drinkers.
One of these boxed gift assortments from Swiss Colony might be nice, like this one: Snack-time Special from The Swiss ColonyŽ
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