The Graduation Gift Guide: Thoughtful Ideas For Every Budget

We know what it’s like to be a broke student – been there, done that. So, when all your friends are graduating at the same time, what’s a poor student to do? For those you really cherish and want to congratulate with a gift, sourcing for some affordable customised graduation gifts would make the most practical and meaningful solution.

In this article, we’re all about introducing customisable gifts that you can get at various budgets, starting at under $20 and going all the way to above $50. Whether you are getting gifts for the whole class or just your clique, thanks to the variety and benefits of customised gifts, there’s something for everyone!


Under $20

1. Mug


One can never have too many mugs, especially if it’s personalised with their name on them. Even better, choose a humorous design with something cute or meaningful; this will be a gift to remember! Not sure what text to print on the mug? Let our selection of templates and ideas inspire you, ranging from quirky animal puns to artistic prints. All you need is to add the recipient’s name to make it uniquely theirs.


2. Pouch


For that someone who loves getting organised, a personalised pouch is one of the greatest gifts you can get them. It’s hard to lose something with their name printed on it; it’s so versatile they can use it as a makeup pouch, pencil case, or tech accessories like dongles and chargers. With a simple design, you can create a memento for your classmates to remember the years spent together in school.


Under $50

2. Customised balloons

Customised balloons

Got a special someone you need to impress? Whether that’s a crush or best bud, your recipient will be properly blown away by this thoughtful and apt gift. Be spoilt for choice by the multitude of options you can get customised balloons in, ranging in arrangement, size, colours, and design. If you need any reason to get this, its photoworthiness is more than enough reason to choose this gift at the graduation ceremony itself!


2. Customised graduation bear

Customised graduation bear

This is one graduation bear they will definitely be keeping, seeing that it would have been made specifically for them. Make it an accurate representation by finding out about their gown colour beforehand, and you can even add in their school and graduating year. Good news? This lasts longer than balloons and flowers and looks adorable to boot!


Above $50

1. Jellycat with a customised sweater

Jellycat with a customised sweater

If you feel like splurging a little, here’s the ultimate gift idea to melt someone’s heart on their graduation day. The super-soft Jellycat stuffed toys are hard to resist on their own, but pair them with a customised graduation-themed sweater for the little creature, and you have a winning combination on your hands. Now, who says stuffed toys are only for kids? Get your Jellycat in Singapore from Misty Daydream today!



Graduation gifts don’t have to break the bank – even personalised ones. Now that you know where to get your hands on affordable graduation gifts, you know what to do!

Due to the customisable nature of our products, these gifts will easily do well for other occasions as well. Prepare for your Father’s Day gifts in advance or get inspiration for couples and Valentine’s Day gifts right here at Misty Daydream. And don’t forget – place your orders early to receive your customised gifts in time!