Monthly Archives: May 2013

Graduation Gift Ideas for High School & College Grads

Its graduation season! Mid to late May is the time when students everywhere are anxious to throw their hats in the air, get out of the classroom and do a little victory dance to celebrate the culmination of years of study and the onset of another summer. Whether your student is receiving a high school diploma, GED, Bachelor’s Degree or even something higher, we’re excited to help you celebrate their accomplishments through special graduation gifts from Figi’s! Here are a few of o
ur favorite gift ideas for the young men & women taking those exciting steps this year.

Personalized Graduation Gifts

Personalized Graduation Gifts | Figi'sA great graduation gift should express your pride in the graduate; both in who they are and in how far they have come to reach this point. You see, it takes great deal of dedication to complete a 4 year degree, and at the end, graduates are often changed by their efforts – molded by time & ink into someone who is ready to do, see, and continue learning more.

With that in mind, one of our favorite ways to commemorate such a special time is with a personalized wood pen set. Personalized graduation gifts offer a means to tailor your gift to the personality of the graduate, and the pen itself serves as a symbolic reminder to always continue pursuing their education.

Graduation Memorabilia

Graduation Memorabilia Gifts

Whenever significant milestones come to pass, we turn to special memorabilia for a way to capture a moment in time and hold it in memory for as long as we can. More than simple souvenirs or trinkets, personalized memorabilia serve as triggers for memories and emotions born from the successful completion of a single great achievement. These are the kinds of keepsakes that last a lifetime!

Graduation Gift Baskets

Graduation Gift Baskets | Figi'sSometimes the best gift a graduate receives is simply the celebration itself! Some graduation parties are huge affairs packed with extended family members, gifts & food, while others enjoy a more intimate gathering of close friends. However you decide to celebrate, remember that a graduation gift basket filled with delicious snacks, treats, & finger foods is an easy way to get the party started right. Try a hearty snack selection of Wisconsin cheeses & meats, or bring something sweet to share with our famous petit fours from Figi’s!

 
Do you know someone who has or is getting ready to graduate but you’re not sure what to get them? Share with us on Facebook or Google+ and we’ll help you find the perfect gift!

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Figi’s Top 10 Springtime Sweets & Candy Gifts – Pt. 3

Flowers & Chocolate Gifts for Mother's Day | Figi'sAt Figi’s, we believe that the best gifts are thoughtful ones that make a statement and show real appreciation. That’s why we created these special Mother’s Day gifts, hand-made and wrapped with love.

The next gifts on our list of top 10 springtime sweets are all about Mother’s Day and celebrating all the work that the beautiful mothers in your life do on a daily basis to provide for their families and children!

#4 Breast cancer awareness

Mother's Day Breast Cancer Awareness Gifts | Figi'sThis Mother’s Day, don’t forget to support breast cancer awareness by wearing pink. Last year, over 200,000 women were diagnosed with breast cancer, many of them mothers and grandmothers, and all of them daughters.

We created this special gift basket for any women who are battling breast cancer this year on Mother’s Day. Send this pink bundle of springtime sweets, along with a personal note and wishes for a speedy recovery for a thoughtful Mother’s Day gift that will never be forgotten.

#3 Personalized Petit Fours for Mother’s Day

Personalized Petits Fours for Mother's Day | Figi'sAdd a personal touch to your Mother’s Day gift with a personalized message on her favorite springtime petit four flavors! A mix of chocolate and white miniature cakes, each of our personalized Mother’s Day petits fours are filled with delicious Buttercreme and finished by hand.

This gift will say Happy Mother’s Day with every bite!

#2 Mother’s Day cake

Mother's Day Cake | Figi'sEvery mother deserves the very best we have to offer on Mother’s Day. That’s why one of our favorite gift basket deliveries of the season is this moist white cake, baked especially for moms! It has thick ribbons of strawberry crème baked into its delicious layers, and is topped with sweet confectionery crème and hand-decorated spring flowers that say Happy Mother’s Day in more than just words.

Send one to a beautiful mother in your life in time for Mother’s Day on May 12!

Our #1 Favorite Springtime Gift?

Figi’s Gift cards!

Figi's eGifts

Sometimes it’s hard to decide which gift will perfectly suit the tastes of your friends and family. Even though all of our gifts are satisfaction guaranteed, with so many delicious candy gifts and baked treats created for spring choosing the right gift can be its own battle.

With Figi’s, you can send an e-Gift card that is redeemable in our online store directly to someone’s inbox! This way, you get to send a delicious gift to your favorite friends and family, and they are sure to get exactly what they want!

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Figi’s Top 10 Springtime Sweets & Candy Gifts – Pt. 2

One of our favorite things about springtime is the chance to use all the extra sunshine to get out and spend time with the people you love. Not to mention that spring socials, picnics, potlucks and get-togethers are the perfect excuse to enjoy your favorite foods and desserts!

While your social calendar continues to fill up as the days grow longer, it can be difficult to think of a new dish, treat, or gift to bring with you to each special occasion. Mix things up with gourmet sweets and candy gifts from Figi’s, perfect for every springtime gathering!

We continue our series on the Top 10 gifts for spring with desserts and treats that are meant to be shared.

#7 Pink lemonade cake

Pink Lemonade Cake | Figi'sWe all know that pink lemonade is one of the most beloved, if unofficial, flavors of springtime. That’s why we captured the delicious sweetness of pink lemonade and baked it into a refreshing round cake! Rich and moist, this cake isn’t too heavy to enjoy on a warm spring day, and is perfect to take with you as a dessert for a barbeque or picnic. If you’re not hosting, take it with you as a great baked gift for your host as a thank you!

#6 Caramel Pecan Clusters

Chocolate Candy Gifts | FigisThis one is for all the true chocolate lovers out there. While there are some holidays famous for sharing chocolate gifts, any true cocoa connoisseur will tell you that quality chocolate not only can, but should be enjoyed all year long!

Caramel pecan clusters are a perfect spring gift for any chocoholic, especially when you can choose to have buttery caramel-wrapped pecan chunks dipped in your choice of delicious milk or rich dark chocolate!

#5 Snack Variety Tins

Gummi Snacks & Candy Gifts | Figi's

Licorice Candy Gifts | Figi'sTaffy Candy Gifts                                     Snack varieties are the perfect choice to take to any gathering, and will quickly make you a celebrated guest! We carry18 delicious sweets & snacks ready to share in gift-ready tins or to keep on hand for an impromptu party.

From Fruity Gummi Bears to Licorice Buttons and Springtime Taffy, Figi’s is your destination for all types of gourmet candy gift ideas.

Like what you’ve seen so far? Come back next week for more of our favorite candy gifts for spring!

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