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How to do a white elephant gift exchange – Video
In three minutes you can quickly follow the basic rules of the white elephant gift exchange game. You can also get an idea of the fun white elephant gift ideas that are put into the game by these creative students… The students from Purdue University share some of the fun from their Christmas social with this video. You can see that any good party is joined by some great food, lively conversation and a bunch of fun. The white elephant gift exchange game helps to add to the fun and… Read the rest »
White elephant gift exchange idea from Answerly on YouTube
Here is a white elephant gift exchange idea for regifting presents that you don’t find a need for after the holidays are over.
Regifting is a tricky deal, so make sure that you are sensitive to the feeling of the original gift giver. Regardless, if you like this idea, give it a try and then report to us how it went.
We thank Answerly for sharing this information
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It is all over December 21, 2012, so you don’t need it anyway
According to the Mayan’s everything that you own could be considered a “White Elephant” before the end of the year – December 21st to be exact…
So why not have a massive white elephant gift exchange and swap things that are very valuable or expensive – You won’t need them anyway, right?
Wrap up the Rolex, Box up the keys to the Bentley and bring them to the Mayan Doomsday white elephant party.The more valuable the item the better! Who knows this all might blow-over and you… Read the rest »
NBC tries a white elephant gift party game
Tonight is the big debut of Howie Mandel’s new game show – Take it All. It is basically a white elephant gift exchange adapted for television.
We will be watching tonight at 9pm on NBC to find out if the producers can pull off the magic of a gift swap or or if they will deliver a flop. They have 6 days to impress enough people for the network executives to allow it to continue…
We wish them success!
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Cash mobs will find perfect white elephant gifts
Times are tough for many small local businesses, so a cash mob can really make a big difference. During the holidays a cash mob in a charity’s thrift story could translate into a great deal of good for those in need. The bonus is that these thrift stores hold thousands of great white elephant gifts on their shelves, so shoppers get the bonus of finding the perfect gift swap present as well.
Because many have never participated or organized a successful cash mob event, we will share a few steps that will… Read the rest »
Expand the gift exchange party with extra games
If you have been given the task to organize the company gift exchange may we suggest the Office Christmas Party Games Pack… Any white elephant exchange or Yankee Swap can be enhanced by using any one of these printable party games.
We thank our friends at Python Printable Games for these fun additions to the party. Now all you need to do is shop, wrap-up a fun white elephant gift and then enjoy the party!
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Gift swapping ideas from the AARP’s Jeff Yeager
The Dollar Store Exchange to the Charity Gift Swap are explored quickly in this Today Show video.
Any of these could be adapted into a white elephant gift exchange format.
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SantaCon 2012 – Help local thrift stores
The annual Santacon dress-up party will be held in 268 locations and in 37 countries this year. Wouldn’t it be great if some cash mobs of Santas showed up at local thrift stores to purchase massive quantities of white elephant gifts to share during the holiday season?
These thrift stores could really use the boost in sales revenues and the convergence of Santa shopping could make their season brighter. These second-hand shops are a elf’s dream for the perfect white elephant find.
Gift Exchange Treasures
Imagine the scene – Dozens of Santas pouring… Read the rest »
Tips for shipping that white elephant gift away
If only everyone who you needed to buy a white elephant gift for this holiday season lived next door. You could simply walk right over and deposit the gift on their doorstep without having to even get out of your pajamas. Instead, many of us find ourselves having to purchase presents for people who live out-of-state. In fact, some gift recipients live completely across country for us. Luckily there are a few tips to sending a gift cross-country that will ensure that your gift gets to them on time and without being… Read the rest »
MISTLETOE, MERRIMENT, AND MURDER
by Sara Rosett
About fifteen years ago I was invited to my first white elephant gift exchange party. The first rule was that we had to bring something from home—we couldn’t spend any money. The second rule was that our gift had to be awful as possible. I can’t remember now what I took, but I do remember the presents that were exchanged and how what one person thought of as “trash,” another person saw as a “treasure.”
The party was a blast. We had so much fun competing over gifts that at first glance wouldn’t… Read the rest »