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Farewell gifts for friends and colleagues – 28 ideas


When someone leaves, whether it’s a friend, family member, or coworker, you can make saying goodbye easier by giving them a small gift so that you will be remembered forever. Choosing the right gift could be difficult. Farewell gifts tend to be too generic or too santimental. Some gifts are unsuitable or easily forgotten. But there are several options available that are just right than that Farewell gifts for friends and colleagues fit.

Looking for a creative farewell present for colleagues?


Saying goodbye to a colleague can be embarrassing and emotional. Humor is a great way to lighten the mood. Look for gifts that will make the recipient laugh and every time they see it later, they would remember you. Some ideas include humorous books with a relevant topic (new city or new career), mugs with funny sayings, or wall calendars with funny photos.

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When someone you love, such as a good friend or family member, has to leave, opt for a more personal gift that represents your friendship. Photo albums or notebooks work well for this. Look for gifts related to a specific memory or experience, like a song you both love or a postcard from a place where you vacationed together.

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A chain with a message inside would be a great farewell gift for a colleague


Another option for farewell gifts for colleagues or friends would be to give away something practical. If the recipient changes city, a travel guide is perfect. If he’s going abroad, try a pocket dictionary. For someone who has received a job offer in a different professional field, an appointment calendar or a personalized coffee mug with this topic would be a good idea.

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Personalized key ring made of stainless steel – idea for farewell gifts for friends or colleagues

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Nice labeled mug for morning coffee 

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Something practical

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Something personal

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