A gift is the perfect way to make a lasting memory of a wonderful time with the people you care about. Gift giving is one of the 5 Love Languages (which apply to friendship as well as romantic relationships), and there's a good chance it's at (or close to) the top of the list for most of the people in your life. People love receiving gifts. So, to help you make more memories this year, we've put together this list Creative Gift Tips & Ideas for 2019.Read More
It happens literally every year, and yet somehow still seems to come as a surprise. The end of the year is here again, which means it’s time to get your gift giving game in gear (also your alliteration game).Read More
Despite what the thermostat might be telling you, fall is here. (What are you talking about? It’s a million degrees outside! We don’t disagree. But heat doesn’t change the way calendars work.) With the end of the year quickly approaching, it’s time to start thinking about end of the year gifts for your clients and employees. (Seriously though, don’t put it off to the last minute. You’ll hate yourself.)Read More
Smart speakers are experiencing a surge in popularity, making them one of the most sought after wish list items of the season. There are plenty of options to choose from when it comes to these handy little home helpers, but in our opinion, the Amazon Echo Product Line are sure-fire winners. Why? We're glad you asked.Read More
As the end of the year looms on the horizon, now is the time to start being proactive about finding the perfect end of the year employee recognition or customer appreciation gifts. But how?! Have you seen the internet?! You can buy everything!!! How do I choose?! What's the next big thing??? Well, actually, it turns out the next big thing... is actually mini.Read More
As the year begins drawing to a close, we are entering the season of people frantically scrambling around searching for the next great gift idea. Even more difficult than buying presents for friends and family can be the role of a business trying to find the perfect end of year gift either for employees or valued customers. What do people like? Can I re-gift my student loans? What if I write them a song with their name in it? What's the next big thing?! Relax. Take a deep breath. It'll all be fine. We're here to help.Read More
Gifts are an important part of showing appreciation. From a more industrial/corporate point of view, you have a whole different objective when choosing a client or employee gift. You want to say thank you, but you don't want to give away all your profits either. Where is the middle ground?
Here are a few things to consider in helping you decide on the right gift.Read More
Ah, Baseball... Sunshine, dirt, warm grass, peanuts, hot dogs, cold beer and sunflower seeds. Our little American hearts have such a soft spot for this sport. PLAY BALL!
If you're looking for the perfect gift for your biggest baseball fan, check out these ideas
Bridesmaids, groomsmen, personal attendants, mother of the bride, flower girls, ring bearers and father of the bride - the day wouldn't be a success without them, right? Are you looking for wedding party gift ideas? No one knows your guys and gals better than you do!Read More
Looking for an amazingly easy gift idea for grandparents? Have you thought about a personalized tumbler? We're talking about the cups that have exploded into the market in the last year. THESE stainless steel tumbler cups...Read More
"Can you engrave ___ in color?" - This is a request we get quite often at Engrave It Houston. Our lasers do many amazing things, but there is no way to change the color of the engraving. The black and white engravings with our fiber laser work great for some logos on the stainless steel tumblers and create beautiful contrast.Read More
The #1 easy gift idea... A Stainless Steel Tumbler! RTIC/YETI brand tumblers are wildly popular. These cups seem to be universally appreciated by all gift recipients. i.e. You just can't go wrong. Everyone LOVES these cups!Read More
If you're ready to take it to the next step... make it your own. Or if you've just paid the pretty penny for your very own YETI and want to make sure it stays yours by adding a little engraving customization, there is a few things to keep in mind...Read More
The holidays are a time to show our love to our friends and families. Don't think of gift giving as a chore; rather, think of it as a chance to demonstrate how much the recipient means to you. If you want to go that extra mile, adding custom engraving makes any gift a treasure.Read More
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The Custom Story of the Week is about our first ever contest, AND YOU CAN WIN YOUR OWN YETI. It's very easy to enter.Read More
A gentleman named Chris walked into our office one day last month with a large piece of cedar. When I say large I mean LARGE! It was a slab that measured 19" x 40" and was 2" thick. His family wanted to make a special Golden Anniversay gift for his mother and father.Read More
If you've been living in a very secluded world, been in the hospital in a coma, or if your friends and relatives are cheap (like mine), then you may not know about the latest craze that has hit our company, the YETI! Yes, the personalization of the Yeti has kept us working all hours of the night. Some people just want one, some over 1,000. Here's the good thing about the Yeti, they work and you can make it your own.Read More
Wow, it's Friday and I haven't done the custom engraving story of the week. I'd better get started with three short stories about how we got to participate in three separate birthday gifts. These gifts cover all ages, from a 5 (maybe 4) year old to a 75 year old. Let's get to the stories, and I'll go by their ages.Read More
The morning started here as usual. Once the computer woke up there was an inquiry to custom engrave a brass bell similar to one in our website gallery. She needed it right away! Well, our work load was full, we don't sell bells, the customer had to provide it, and there was no way she could get one, get it to us, and have it by lunch. As I walked from my desk to the coffee pot, I heard our owner, Lloyd, on the phone talking with someone about a bell. Now, I've only been here for 5 months and this is the first time anyone has asked to have a bell custom engraved, so I thought this must be the same person. Lloyd hung up and I asked if he had been talking to someone about custom engraving a brass bell and he said he had - she would be here in 20 minutes, and we were going to laser engrave it while she waited! I knew our workload was full so I asked what the story was, knowing it had to be good. It was!Read More