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Engraving and Engraved Gifts

Looking for The Best Engraving and Engraved Gifts? We Can Help!

If you are on the lookout for that special something to give to a friend, colleague, or client, you will find that a stylish gift with a personalised engraved message will go a long way. Organisations regularly use engraved gifts, such as plaques and trophies, to give to employees to reward them for their efforts and to keep them motivated, and clients always appreciate some sort of recognition in the form of a corporate gift with special engraving.

It is a great relief when you find the ideal corporate gift, and even better if you can personalise it by engraving it. You do not have to spend a lot of money on a great gift – get some kind of trophy or plaque and have it neatly engraved to make it personal and special. You can have a phrase or motivational message engraved on the gift and, if it is an award, the name of the person, the date, and the achievement have to be mentioned as well. Ultimately, engraving awards and gifts really give them a personal touch and makes it the recipient’s own.

Another great thing about engraving is that it is possible to engrave practically anything, and this means that you have quite a lot of options when looking for the best engraved gifts. Searching for the perfect item to engrave can be a lot of fun, but if you need help, all you need to do is to contact our team at Trophy & Medal Boutique. We have a wide range of promotional items, corporate gifts, plaques, awards, trophies, medals, and many other pieces that we can engrave with your message, using state of the art technology. We can even sandblast glassware for you!

At Trophy & Medal Boutique, we pride ourselves on the impressive range of products we provide, the quality of our engraving, and the longevity and style of the products we stock. If you would like to give someone an engraved gift that is imbued with a personal or sentimental touch, we are the people to contact. We can create an image or a design specifically for that person, and they will treasure it forever. While engraving and engraved gifts require a professional touch, it is certainly worth it! They are great gift options for just about any occasion and any person. Contact us at Trophy & Medal Boutique and we will help you to select the perfect engraved items for the right occasion.

Trophies and Figurines

The True Value of Giving Trophies and Figurines as Reward for Accomplishment

People have been awarding trophies and figurines for centuries to recognise the achievements of others. Handing over these precious statues is a lot more valuable than their monetary value – it is a symbolic celebration and acknowledgement for an effort made, of goals achieved or excelled, or recognition of effort and reward where it is needed. It goes far beyond just giving an object; it is an emotional gesture, proof of achievement, and a physical representation of a job well done.

This is why, when you choose trophies and figurines to give at an awards event for recognition of prestige, you have to choose well. While it has been said that the actual value of your trophies and figurines are not always the most important factor, you still don’t want them to look cheap or mass produced. Even if you have to order these in bulk, you still have to ensure that you get products that are well made, will last a long time, and will remain attractive for a long time to come.

When people earn trophies or figurines to mark a particular accomplishment, they love to display them. They can act simply as a conversational point, a reminder, or a validation of something difficult that was overcome. The emotional value of these objects is often a lot more than people know, and this is why people love to display them.

How Trophy & Medal Boutique Can Help You

We have been in business since 1989, and since then we have built a solid reputation in the industry for our quality service, our creative awards, and our first-rate products. We always offer our clients outstanding products at very competitive prices, and we have all the skill, the knowledge and experience to advise you on the best trophies and figurines to choose for your celebratory event. We supply a wide range of promotional gifts, awards and engraving, and are an industry leader. We even have a number of clients in the central African region and the Middle East. We have a vast portfolio that includes both wholesale and retail clients, and we are always passionate about providing our customers with products that meet their needs and exceed their expectations.

We also include other in-house services, such as:

• Custom-made trophies, figurines, medals, shields and plaques.
• Creatively designed name badges.
• Digital printed products.
• Sandblasting.
• Custom-made buckles and keyrings.
• Exceptional embroidering of promotional clothing and corporate uniforms.

If you are looking for custom-made trophies and figurines, give our team at Trophy & Medal Boutique a call today.

Kids Love Cup Trophies

Kids Love Cup Trophies

Have you seen the look on a child’s face when they are presented with a cup trophy for winning a competition or performing well? The look is usually one of delight, pride, and confidence. Cup trophies have a long history – in ancient times, the winners of competitions, battles, or races were traditionally given money, which is where the medal comes from. Cup trophies, though, come from awarding the winner with a cup of olive oil to acknowledgement the winner. Other types of trophies included the use of silver plates, wreaths, and pillar trophies, all of which are quite typical of Greek and Roman values at the time. For children today, cup trophies remain at the top of the list, and the bigger the cup, the bigger the smile!

Today the awarding of trophies to children is often debated. Some people feel that nowadays, kids are rewarded for merely showing up, and they not required to do anything special to deserve their trophies. Although this may be true in some cases, and could lead to a sense of entitlement and the impression that they do not have to work to receive something like an award, other people feel that today’s kids should be cut some slack. They live in an unforgiving world, and any acknowledgement that they can provide, even if it is just for participation, is worth giving to boost the confidence and self-esteem of the child.

In many places it is considered a great contribution when kids attend team or individual sport practicing days over a period of time, and that they should be awarded for it, even if they do not win any competitions along the way. This school of thought holds that the commitment of the child should be rewarded, because they diligently attended practices, even though they did not achieve the results they were working towards.

Whatever your take on the issue might be, you simply have to acknowledge that rewarding children with cup and pillar trophies give them a lot of delight and pride. Kids who are rewarded feel better about themselves and their abilities. They become more confident and as a result, they show more tenacity when it comes to challenges that they may find hard to deal with.

If you are looking for cup trophies for your sports club or your academic awards, contact our team at Trophy & Medal Boutique. We have a wide range of awards to choose from that will make any kid feel special!