When buying a present for someone else, do you prefer it if they:
|118 votes
Give you a wishlist of things they wanted/needed beforehand so you can get them exactly what they need
44%
Give you a few vague themes or guidelines that could help you, but nothing too specific
52%
Give you complete freedom in it, so you'd have to come up with it all by yourself
4%
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Published: December 22, 2014
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KittyKatWarriorHobbyist Digital Artist
A wish list because everytime someone says "Oh I don't care get me whatever!" And then when they open their gift there is slight disappointment in their eyes
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SpitfiresOnIceHobbyist Digital Artist
Uggh, yes ;n;
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mittens150Student General Artist
Many of the people I know, when they give out wish lists (not on DA necessarily but in general) come up with stuff that either I have no way of paying for (way too expensive) or I don't know how to get very easily, which sounds really crappy on my part, but when I have to find, buy, or create gifts for everyone for Christmas, I don't really have much energy to go through a long process. Vague lists are great, because I know I have a chance of getting them something they'll like, but I don't like super specific lists either.

(I also hate really short wishlists with specific things/expensive things because HOW AM I SUPPOSED TO GET YOU ONE OF THOSE THREE THINGS DANGIT.)
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SpitfiresOnIceHobbyist Digital Artist
Ahh, I see! Sounds fair enough.

And yess, that is hell D:
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pinemartenartinHobbyist Digital Artist
I like vague themes (or one or two ideas), because I personally like to be surprised when I get gifts, so I try to do the same when giving gifts.
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Ahh, I see! :)
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