“You have me wrapped around like a permanent friendship band”
Be it the soulful “yaaron dosti badi hi haseen hain” track from Rockford, or the craze of friendship bands showcased in the Shahrukh Khan-Kajol starrer movie Kuch Kuch Hota Hain, friendship’s day has been inculcated into the Indian culture since a long time now. The noble idea of honoring friends on the first Sunday of August is being enthusiastically celebrated by the youth especially, and it is good to see people bonding amidst the negativities which the world is witnessing today in the name of caste and terrorism.
So, are you wracking your brain to make this day very special for your bestie? Here are few ideas to cinch upon to make your friend smile, and treasure for a lifetime.
Plan a special date : A lot can happen over a cup of coffee
Who said friends cannot go for a date? Of course they can and this helps to grow the bond stronger and better for the rest of the lives! Thus , wait no more, and plan a good and special date for your bestie, be it by catching up together for a movie, or for lunch , dinner or even a cup of coffee would do. This way , you can not only recollect the old memories, but also have a quality conversation which often loses its way amidst our busy schedules. All girl pals or a great group of rocking friends can meet and enjoy some good chilling out sessions on a leisure-loaded Sunday at a cafe!
Enjoy movies redefining this precious bond
Plans of going out may fail in monsoon, and as a backup , you should have the best friendship movies to cuddle up and watch over ice cream or popcorn may be? Movies like Sholay , Rang De Basanti , Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na have the pure essence of friendship , and helps you to cry and laugh at the same time, recreating a bag full of loving moments!
Participate in amazing and exciting contests
With the craze of friendship’s day happening all around, the different organizations, companies, and brands are giving way to exciting offers and rewards on participating in different contests. For instance , some has the ‘post a selfie with your best friend and be the lucky winner of gift coupons’, and some has ‘share the best moment with your bestie and win gifts’! Why not participate in these to have some fun and appreciate each other?
Treat your best friend with some handmade cards , or the little tokens of love and adoration through the showpieces you have crafted . If you are not that creative , entice each other’s taste buds by baking a lovely chocolate cake or cooking something simple with the ingredients of admiration and togetherness. Your little effort would matter the most!
Now that you know how to celebrated this day , here are some gift ideas for your long distant best friend /friends to go for.
- Surprise your girl bestie with a bunch of exquisite flowers and teddies, with a handwritten message. Distance won’t be a hassle as the online florists acting as e-stores woo you with the best services.
- Is your friend the ultimate foodie? Then excite her taste buds with a basket full of cakes, chocolates , dry fruits , sweets and may be the bottle of wine or champagne. All these can be delivered with few clicks through the online stores.
- Send customized mugs with sweet messages describing the bond you share and turn this into a friendship memento for each other.
- Spread positivity in his or her life with a pretty and lovely dream-catcher!
- Books, fashion accessories sport gadgets would be some other gift ideas to bank upon . Also, the photo collages are wonderful to gift as they capture your best moments through memories!
Thus , rejoice and spread love this friendship’s day , whereas the online shops take care of your gifts!