Monthly Archives: April 2013

Alternative Gifts

The pressure of trying to find the right gift gets to the best of us: The familiar humming and hawing right up to the eleventh hour. The problem isn’t so much a lack of choice. Let’s be honest, it’s more like there’s too much choice. But it’s all so, same as, same as. The needle in a haystack problem is familiar to us. Just think. Wouldn’t it be great if you knew of a place where you’re guaranteed  to find some different gifts? Some alterative gifts you won’t find anywhere else? Backed-up by first class service so you get your gifts on time?

Well that’s exactly where we come in. And we are talking about stand out gifts here.  Incrystals offers a wide range of unusual, alternative gifts, designed to surprise and delight. Grandma? No problem? Best friend? Sorted.  In fact, if you’re trying to find something different to give friends or family we have it covered.

We specialise in taking cherished photos and turning them into 2D or 3D photo objects usually made from crystal. We also have range of personalised photo gifts. You won’t believe what we can do with a lighter, iPhone case or key ring!

Let’s start with our Rectangle Key Ring – Stainless Steel which is currently on offer at 20% off at just £9.59. alternative giftsThis is our best-selling key ring. At just 25mm x 37mm x 2mm we’re able to laser etch the photo of your choice. The key ring works very well for portraits photos and a gift pouch is included.  A key ring is so practical; it’s a smart way to ensure a loved one is always with you.

Alternatively we also stock a superior quality Personalised iPhone 4 /4S case. Two styles are available and both cost £12.99. Your favourite photo can be etched on the back. One version is black with a rectangular shaped steel panel on the back.  The other style is pink and has a heart-shaped panel.

We also stock two different lighters. But you won’t have seen lighters like these. The first is an Original Zippo Engraved, priced at £29.99. The zippo lighter can be engraved with a photo and message. Alternatively our budget Zippo Style Lighter at £9.99 can be engraved with a photo.

Once you’ve had a chance to browse all our gifts you won’t be stuck for ideas for ‘something different’ again!

Personalised Retirement Gifts

Do you know someone leaving their job or entering into retirement? Picture of the school class, picture of recipient (thanks for all your hard work, one in a million…)

Picking leaving or even retirement gifts can be problematic. Retirement GiftThere’s usually a last minute rush to consult colleagues and friends. The experience of people in our office is the recipient has a good chance of being presented with something they already own!

If you are charged with buying a retirement or leaving gift for a colleague you can avoid the last minute hoopla of deciding what to buy. How? Buy something that’s guaranteed to be unique and personal to the recipient. At Incrystals that’s exactly what we specialise in: one-of-a-kind gifts to suit all budgets.

We use the latest digital technology to laser etch photos in 2D or 3D onto crystals. Our crystals make ideal commemorative gifts for teachers, executives and anyone else leaving or retiring from work.  Choose from a photo of the school class or work team or photo of the recipient.

Here are some ideas to inspire you. Our 3D crystals from photos enable us to create true-to-life images in stunning 3D. All captured in crystal.

Our Extra Large Photo Crystal 3D is perfect for displaying photos of a school or college class or group of work colleagues. It’s an extra-large rectangular crystal cube and makes the perfect keepsake, measuring 100 x70 x 60mm. A text engraving of your choice is included in the price of £79.99.  Artwork for large groups of people may involve a small surcharge.

An alternative might be one of our crystal frames; Photo Crystal Giftperfect for displaying a special 2D photo. The Large Crystal Photo Frame with LED Base Slimline is very stylish keepsake. Measuring 150 x 100 x 9mm, the photo is etched inside the crystal and enhanced by the light from the base.  Priced at £52.99 including your choice of text engraving, it won’t burst the bank either.

An alternative to the Slimline Crystal Frame is the Laser Photo Frame Large Landscape design. At 150 x 100 x 30 mm it’s a tapered design, measuring just 15mm at the top. At £59.99 it requires no base.

Whatever you choose as a personalised retirement gift we can’t think of a better way to say thank you.