Re: [SCA Newcomers] 12th Night Gifts/Etiquette
- There are a few people who have been very good to me- I'd like to
make them something- perhaps you or others could share some ideas-
what you've been given that you found good/fun/useful.
On Jan 2, 2009, at 7:23 PM, Jibra'il `Attar wrote:
> Generally, any gift exchanges at Twelfth Night are purely between
> friends and are most certainly not required. There are many years
> where time or finances have precluded my being able to exchange gifts
> with friends (and mundane family for that fact)! There is no
> requirement to bring gifts at all; it's something that people do just
> because they want to. Don't feel that this is an obligation; this is
> something to do to share something spiffy with a friend if you have
> the time and finances to do so. Besides, it allows your friends to be
> pleasantly surprised when you do give them a gift...they won't have
> any preset expectations to get a gift if you don't do it all the time.
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