Remember how happy we used to feel every time we went to a birthday party and came back home with the coolest gifts? Even if it was a bad birthday party (with BigFday it won’t be), the return gift made it worth it. However, it’s difficult to think of return gift ideas!
For a birthday party, things like venue, cake and decorations are important. However, return gifts are also equally important. Like a cherry on a cake, every birthday party is incomplete without them.
Deciding what return gift to give is a challenging task. A simple gift, like a pencil case, doesn’t work anymore. Kids these days want “cooler” gifts.
Don’t worry though, we’ve curated a list of return gift ideas that will make the kids as happy as possible. Maybe even happier than when they see a phone!
Gift Vouchers for Gaming Centres
This return gift idea is creative and different. Kids absolutely LOVE gaming centres and gift coupons will make them dance with joy. Since gaming centres aren’t that expensive, these gift vouchers will not prove to be costly. Additionally, there is no hassle for wrapping! You won’t have to put more than ₹150 in each voucher. This catchy return gift will ensure that the birthday party is a hit!
Also known as wobbler or nodder, a bobblehead is a miniature-sized doll. Found in almost all leading websites and toy stores, bobbleheads are a trendy gift. Kids usually love superheroes and would love to collect miniature versions of them. Giving them as a return gift in a kids birthday party is undoubtedly one of the best return gift ideas. Additionally, having superhero bobbleheads also inculcates the noble trait of kindness in children, since they look up to these superheroes. This gift is suitable for kids in the age range of 4-8 years old.
Piggy banks are a popular return gift for kids. They are inexpensive, easily available and trendy. Giving them as return gifts adds an exciting touch to the party. Additionally, owning piggy banks might also help to inculcate the habit of saving at a young age. Piggy banks are available at a range as low as ₹50. Further, they are appropriate for a kid of any age.
Who doesn’t love stuffed animals?
These squishy and cuddly toys are probably one of the best creations of mankind (not kidding). From infants to adults, everyone loves them. Receiving them as a gift would be a dream come true for any kid. The soft toy can be decided according to the theme of the party since these toys are available in almost every character. They won’t cost more than ₹200 and are easily available in the market. Moreover, they can be given to kids of any age.
This idea is inexpensive and it will make the kids just as happy as any other gift. Stickers come in infinite varieties and can be chosen according to the theme of the party. They are available everywhere and won’t be heavy on your wallet. Pus, kids love to collect stickers. Thus, giving them as return gifts will be the cherry on the top of a wonderful party. They won’t cost more than ₹50 per kid.
Party Favors Bag
Probably one of the best among many return gift ideas, a party favors bag is the ultimate gift to give. A party favors bag is cute and small. It contains many small gifts that are suitable for kids. On average, a party bag contains about 5 to 6 gifts like chocolates, stickers, stationery and keychain. These small gifts accumulate to make a great gift. Plus, kids become happier when they receive many small gifts instead of just one. Usually, such a bag doesn’t cost more than ₹150.
Picture books are an all-time favourite for any kid. Reading them bought a different sense of happiness altogether. Plus, most picture books come with some moral, which will help in inculcating them in kids. Additionally, receiving them as a gift can help in developing the wise habit of reading at a young age. They usually cost around ₹100 and are suitable for kids below the age of 7.
The mad obsession with this toy is completely mindboggling. This tiny toy took the world by storm in 2018. Almost everyone owned one. Nowadays, these spinners come in newer varieties, like with in-built Bluetooth speakers! Plus, they also act as a stress-relief toy! Giving it as a return gift is guaranteed to make the birthday party a roaring success. They are appropriate for kids aged 5 years or above. They are available in almost all leading websites and stores. A good fidget spinner will cost you around ₹200.
Mason Jars With Crayons Inside
This return gift idea acts like a two-way gift- a mason jar and a crayon set. Kids like collecting mason jars (so do adults). They can store anything they want in these jars, from candy to stationery. Moreover, crayons are a forever favourite among kids. Combining these two gifts gives the ultimate punch to the party. The cost of this gift will be about Rs100. However, it is much more worth that! Further, mason jars last till they break, so the other kids will always remember your child’s part!. This return gift is ideal for kids in the age range 4 to 7 years old.
Do I even need to justify this?
These days, slime is loved by children as much as everyone loves Vicky Kaushal. This popular toy was made famous by Mattel. This squishy material is a joy to play with. Also, don’t know why, but owning slime makes a kid “cool.” Additionally, slime also acts as a stress-releaser for adults. Giving slime as a gift is definitely one of the best return gift ideas. Slime can come at a rate as cheap as Rs10 and go upwards from there.
Playing cards are fun and bring out the competitive side in everyone. They come in varieties suitable for every age and never get boring. Playing cards can be given to kids 4 years and older. Plus, playing cards are inexpensive and can be found in the market or online easily.
Funky headbands never go out of style. Plus, both kids and adults wear them. These headbands come in many varieties, for example, Minnie mouse, bow, flower crown and fairy lights. Not only are they in trend, but they are also inexpensive. Most often than not, girls love to wear these. Receiving these funky headbands as return gifts are going to ensure that all the kids are happy and the party is a success.
I really hope this list of return gift ideas helped you in your search for the perfect return gift for your kid’s birthday party. Planning such an event and ensuring that it is a hit is a challenge on its own. Don’t worry though! Planning smooth and hassle-free events is truly our passion and we would love to do it for you! Contact us to plan your event and leave the rest on us.