If you’ve always been on the hunt for holiday gifts, you know you’ve got your back. Unless you’ve reserved space on Santa’s sleigh for next day delivery, your best option may be to email a gift card.
If the person on your shopping list is clapping live shows, contact the place they have supported in the past to purchase a gift card. The same goes for their favorite restaurant, which is sure to have a gift voucher available.
If you can’t make up your mind, there are some foolproof gift cards that can be sent to someone special today:
- Etsy Gift Cards can buy handicrafts made by Oregon Craftsmen or one Michaels‘the gift card allows someone you know to be creative.
- Librairie.org digital gift cards can be used online to purchase gifts that support local independent bookstores.
- And for anything under the sun, Amazon Gift Cards can be digitally delivered Where home printed.
First, read these tips to find out how spot gift card scams and gift card fraud.
Here is a sample of other gift card offers:
Plant specialists at Oregon nurseries and indoor gardening stores are ready to help.
Want to send a last minute greens gift to a friend? Here are the retailers with large mail order and electronic gift card operations:
- 1800Flowers a 15% reduction Holiday-themed plants and treats (use code HOLIDAY15 at checkout) such as Holiday Cheer Dipped Strawberries (starting at $ 39.99). Same day delivery is available in certain regions or send a gift card.
- Bloomscape suggests giving a gift that grows. Get up to 40% off plants in the Last Chance sale. View safely gifts for animal lovers such as a bamboo palm. A E-gift card digitally delivered reaches someone almost instantly.
- The threshold offers digital gift cards to buy houseplants of all sizes, even the smallest in 2-inch pots, and nature-inspired gifts. Sign up to receive 15% off your first purchase. Save up to 50% on plants and planters during Cyber Week.
For the DIYer, Home Depot has a gift card you can buy online and pick up at the store or have it shipped for free.
Lowe’s Gift Cards never expire and come with customizable messages.
Wayfair Gift Cards can be used to purchase traditional, transitional and modern furniture, decorations, lighting fixtures with discounts of up to 70% on Wayfair.com as well as partner sites All Modern, Birch alley and Joss & Main.
There are also experiences to be had with a Annual pass for national parks and federal recreational lands. You can also offer an annual pass for Oregon State Parks and the Northwestern forests.
Prepare for an outdoor adventure with a gift card from Dick’s sporting goods.
A Medford Gift Card Harry and david lets the receiver consider all the choices, such as the Fruit of the month club collection, which offers Chocolates, artisan cheeses, oregon wine and other goodies from the company’s family of brands.
Harry and david also concocted the SmartGift option. Simply click on the red bar “send with SmartGift” under the image of a gift. The recipient can digitally ‘unwrap’ the gift – let’s say a classic fruit cake weighing two pounds ($ 29.99) – and accept it or change it to something else – like truffles, and Moose Munch Popcorn – and choose the preferred address and delivery date.
Other gift cards let the receiver buy at Grubhub, Domino’s, SugarWish and golden belly, which connects you to restaurants and food manufacturers in your favorite city such as New York, Chicago, San Francisco, New Orleans, Los Angeles Where Miami.
– Janet Eastman | 503-294-4072
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