Gift certificates are designed in a variety of different styles and designs, depending on its purpose. If you are searching for some free templates, then here is a GiftinGlory article that caters all your needs.
Designing a gift certificate is a challenging task. Not everyone has the talent of creating templates from scratch. However, if you have the right help and guidance, anything is possible.
Whether you have just started your organization or are looking to increase the number of clientele, the ideas mentioned in the article will definitely help you. First things first, you need to decide on a budget. According to this, you will be able to work your way to create a template that caters to your needs and business requirement.
How to Finalize a Design
The first and foremost thing is that you have to choose the right design for you. And for that you must keep certain things in mind.
- The design has to be compatible with the content.
- The color concept has to be fresh and in sync with your organization.
- The text you choose to include is subject to your relationship with the receiver.
- You have to decide the tone―formal and informal.
- Use a decorative yet legible font and size.
- Make sure that the certificate has no spelling and grammatical errors.
- Do not use lengthy literary language. Keep it crisp and simple.
- The overall design has to be pleasing and fresh.
Gift Certificate Templates
Here are some design/template ideas you can keep consider while designing one for your organization.
If you want to give a cash gift, gift voucher, or a service gift to your customers then refer to the wording samples given below.
Looks Beauty Salon and Spa
Wellington Mews, K Street, New York.
To Dear Customer, (Name of the receiver)
We are happy to present you this cash gift of $(amount) for winning a lucky draw bonanza. You are also entitled to get a free beauty treatment of worth $( amount) for once in this month. We wish to cater you with the best of our services. Thank You.
(This certificate is non transferable.)
In case of cash voucher, ensure that you have put the name of the right person. Generally, such certificates are used by small companies as a marketing and advertising strategy. So you must see that the name of your company is printed with noticeable and distinguished font on the certificate. Also make sure that the right amount has been entered on the certificate. If the gift has a validity then do not forget to mention so. With these precautions, your voucher is sure to be unique yet comprehensive.
Presented to, (Name of the receiver)
From (Your name)
Certificate is valid till (Mention the time limit)
(This certificate is non-transferable and non redeemable for cash.)
The above template is formal and is ideal to be used in the formal setting. You can present this to acquaintances, distant relatives, employees, customers, and colleagues etc. Apart from this, you can also think of presenting your close relatives and loved ones with these certificates. For example, you can present your best friend with a certificate along with a gift you have bought for him or her. Gift notes have become very common so a certificate would be a fun as well as unique and special idea. Given below is the template for your friend.
This is to certify that Mr./Mrs./Ms. (Name of your friend) has been awarded with a (mention the gift) as the best friend in the world, apart from being the sweetest, coolest, and gem of a person!
HAPPY FRIENDSHIP DAY!!!
You can personalize the above certificates as per your needs and requirements. With these insights, we hope that you come up with interesting and innovative certificate design.