Someone rightly said "A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life." and though you might share a bitter-sweet sibling rivalry with your sister, she is still the sweetest person around, isn't she? And now that the festival of Rakshabandhan is here, she deserved to be spoilt silly, and while she is busy spending hours picking the best Rakhi for you, we hope that you are equally prepared with a gift for her.
If you haven't got a chance to do so, fret not, because we are sharing with you some great gifting ideas that will bring an instant smile on your sister's face!
They are the sweetest, aren't they? From hiding all your secrets to helping you with all that mischief, sisters would usually stand by you! We are listing three gift ideas, one each for your kid sister, younger sister and married sister. The best gifts or these lovely souls could be:
Young girls love dressing up and experimenting with new designs and trends. You can pick up an assortment of crystal jewellery from Swarovski like rings, rings and even a single crystal studded bangle!
A bracelet in white gold or any other precious metal would stay with your married sister for a very long time. You can pick from a wide range of options either at your local jeweller or purchase it from an online store.
While Rakshabandhan usually revolves around sisters, brothers deserve a gift equally and you can pick up from the one's listed here..
If you have a school going brother, a cool sports kit, is going to be a big hit with him! You can pick up a cricket /football kit. Along with the essentials you can also include a cool cap, sippers, wrist band and shoes!
Imagine the joy when he receives his favourite watch! You can pick from a classic design to a swankier one depending on his taste!
An Instant Polaroid camera would make a perfect gift for your gadget obsessed brother, as she sets out to click the world!
A unique tradition practiced by many on Rakshabandhan is to tie rakhi to their sisters-in law (bhabhi) and these calls for presenting your sweet sis-in-law with some gifts as well. Pick up from the ones belowTasteful Attire-
You can gift your sis-in-law a beautiful garment on this day. You can pick from tasteful traditional attire like a saree to a more modern maxi dress.
For your sweet sister-in-law you can pick a beautiful ring in rose gold. It would be way different from the normal metals and would actually dazzle everyone around!
If your home is surrounded with kids, these two gifts ideas would make perfect sense on Rakshabandhan!
Rakhi Gift hampers are also great gift options for your sister. You can pick up ideas from the list belowA Cosmetic Gift Hamper:
You can include creams, lotions, bath salts, scrubs et al in this hamper and present it to your sister.
This hamper would be an instant favourite with your sister. Pick from a wide variety of dark and sweet chocolates along with assorted cheeses in this hamper!
This hamper would be perfect for Rakshabandhan and you can include traditional sweets like laddoos and other mithai along with cupcakes, tarts and brownies.
A lot of people prefer to gift 'divine gifts' on this day and if you are one of them you can pick from the list below:
If you plan to gift a more personal gift, an idol of lord Ganesha would be ideal.