This is EXACTLY the way I do things, too!smile
Originally Posted by BellaBowsBoutique
What I usually do is have my daughter pick out whatever toy her friend wants and then add a bow on the packaging. All the moms ohh and ahh over the bow sitting on the top of the pile of presents and will ask me about my business. Some of her close friends request particular items and can't wait to get their bows/ headbands/ headband holders. And they always put the item on RIGHT away when they open presents. I never put a card in, I'm wimpy about that, but they know who I am. If you think the little girl will like the gift then it's totally appropriate. If you can personalize it, even better. It'll seem like you put a little thought into it. My daughter's friends love their monogrammed bows!