Suggestions for a 90-year-old's gift include keepsakes from the person's youth, such as a CD or DVD with a childhood song or movie that the person loved or an item of clothing embroidered with a few words commemorating the milestone year. The words can be sentimental or humorous, depending on the personality of the 90-year-old and his relationship to the person giving the gift.Continue Reading
BirthdayGiftsandCelebrations.com recommends checking in, if possible, with the honoree to see if there is anything special that he needs or wants. Another idea is to cook a meal for the person. Many older people have dietary restrictions, so it's important to be aware of the things they can and cannot eat before planning the meal. The meal can include special foods from the person's past as well as current favorites.
If the gift is being sent from a long distance, BirthdayGiftsandCelebrations.com recommends making a video recording of family members or friends who each say a few words about the honoree. An easy way to make such a video is to have each person record his own greeting and send it via the Internet to the person delivering the gift. The greetings can then be combined into one video and burned onto a DVD or CD to be handed to the recipient.Learn more about Birthday Gifts
Some ideas for gifts for this birthday include gardening or cook books to inspire a new hobby. Since a 65th birthday often coincides with retirement, something that represents the life change can make for a traditional birthday gift.Full Answer >
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Classic jewelry pieces such as watches and earrings make great gifts for a woman turning 40. It may also be suitable to give the woman one of the items from her bucket list.Full Answer >
Some gifts that could be suitable for someone celebrating their 50th birthday include jewelry (gold being especially associated with the 50th), a special vacation, such as a cruise, or some fancy designer perfume, such as Calvin Klein or Ralph Lauren. Gifts with more of a personal touch include a bottle of wine from the year of their birth or a decorative photo frame containing pictures of their loved ones and perhaps a personal message.Full Answer >