10 Essential Gifts for Every Grad This Season

As the Class of 2017 walks the stage, the graduation party season is just heating up. Wondering what gifts your grad would love? Check out this list and find some inspiration as they look to take the next big step.

1. Class of 2017 Champagne Glass
For real bubbly or sparkling grape juice, this glass will be a memory for every grad.
2. Mug
If it their school colors, study fuel, or a fun Class of 2017 celebratory mug, this will be put right to use at work or dorm use.
3. Candies
Who doesn’t love special candies? Give them a tasty gift they will love.
4. Diploma Frame
Every grad will want to show off their diploma in a customized frame from yours truly.
5. Inspiring Novel
Grab a great book to help grad get off to the right start. Some featured favorites are: Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg or Whatever You are Be a Good One by Lisa Congdon, inspire your grad with some special words.
6. Favorite Bottle of Bubbly
To match perfectly with their champagne glass, give your grad a bottle of bubbly from this special year that they can open at their five year reunion.
7. Alumni Sticker
Help them show off their graduation status with some swag from their recent alma mater.
8. Cash
You can never go wrong with the gift of cash. Give your grad some spending money as they look to enjoy the summer.
9. Spa Day
For the high school grad, grab a nice shower basket as they enter the dorms or for the college grad, help them celebrate their success with a day of relaxation and fun.
10. Any of our boxes
Not only can you order our specialized graduation box, but you can build your own for your grad. Order today and congrats to the grad!
By L&G Guest Blogger Celine Keefe



  • YES to spa days! So many great grad gift ideas.

  • Stickers! You just gave me a gift idea for my friend that has graduation coming in next weeks.

    Alan Jereb
  • Grad gifts can be hard to find and these are all such great ideas!

    Alyssa Bouma
  • Awesome list for upcoming graduates!

  • These are the perfect gift ideas!! Thank you SO much for sharing!

    Ashley Scobey

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