I could just buy people a platter or something, but who knows what people need. Gone are the days when people went from living at home to getting married and buying a house with no in-between steps. By the time most of us buy houses these days, we have been renting for a while, and have a pile of stuff to shove in those brand new closets. So if I do buy sheets or whatnot, I always make sure to add a gift receipt.
But lately I've been trying to give out more personal presents. My favorite of late are address stamps from Sugar Letter on Etsy. She has a lot of great designs and quick turnaround. I love that they are completely personalized, and have multiple uses - from stamping envelopes to stamping books. They don't come with stamp pads, so I buy some pretty ones for cheap from Oriental Trading. Here's a few of my favorites from Sugar Letter: