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    Default How much do you give for birthday presents?

    We have a birthday party at a play centre tomorrow for a little girl at school that ds goes to school with.

    How much do we give for the gift?

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    I spend around $15-$20..

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    If you look at my forehead, I have "SUCKER" written on it. I spend around $30.

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    $15-20

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    Playgroup/school friend $15-20. Closer friends/family $20-40

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    I spend $20. Unless they are my dd best friend and there is something particular they'd like and then I might go to $30.

    We also do a homemade card and wrapping paper from the $2 shop because otherwise the present budget gets blown.

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    Default How much do you give for birthday presents?

    Quote Originally Posted by HearMeRoar View Post
    If you look at my forehead, I have "SUCKER" written on it. I spend around $30.
    I do this for his close friends, but this little girl invited the entire class (very nice of her). She and my ds rarely play together.

    I spent $20 not including a card.

    That's enough right??

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    Quote Originally Posted by misho View Post
    I do this for his close friends, but this little girl invited the entire class (very nice of her). She and my ds rarely play together.

    I spent $20 not including a card.

    That's enough right??
    More than enough. I spend about $20-25 on close friends and $15-$20 on a friends that she doesnt play without side of school or all that much.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GirlsRock View Post
    More than enough. I spend about $20-25 on close friends and $15-$20 on a friends that she doesnt play without side of school or all that much.
    Ditto.

    And I buy $1 cards and wrap. I'm not spending an extra $10 on Hallmark stuff that will get thrown out.

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