Choosing a special gift for our loved ones

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Before New Year we begin thinking about what gifts to present to our friends and relatives. We want to give them something unique and special, something which will warm their heart and serve as a reminder of how important they are to you. There is a belief that what matters most is attention, while the present itself plays a secondary role – and this is partly true. Christmas and New Year’s gifts are not only pleasant to receive, but to give as well. Both children and adults feel excitement when they receive gifts. However, choosing the right one may not be as easy as it seems. One should know a person’s preferences and tastes in order to make the right choice.

In today’s article we will talk about how to choose presents for our loved ones and what kind of presents they should be.

A bit of history

The history of giving presents goes back into antiquity and is a fairly interesting one. The inhabitants of Mesopotamia used to give presents to mark the coming of the New Year. The same is known about the Celts, Persians and Scandinavian peoples, although ancient Romans are considered by many to be the trend-setters of this tradition. They used do exchange coins and laurel branches around New Year.

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Making the right choice

🚩 The earlier you begin looking, the better. The more time you have, the better thought-of your choice of the present will be. Do a bit of shopping in brick and mortar stores or online. Christmas is a season of great offers and sales, to take some time to look at those in order to consider the best of them.

🚩 Try to find out what your loved one wants. Discovering that greatly increases your chances for choosing a great present.

🚩 Create a present yourself. By using your skill to create a present, you put your heart and soul into making it, which will be noted. If your relative has a sweet tooth, a tasty home-cooked cake or cupcake might be a perfect choice.

Presenting or receiving presents is always pleasant, especially during the holiday season

The tradition of giving gifts is considered to be a symbol of respect and care. It means that you remember about your special person and are trying to create a surprise for them. Of course, choosing a present may not be easy, which is why we are here to help. If you are on the lookout for an interesting and useful present, our UGears DIY mechanical models are an excellent option! ‘Ugears’ construction sets are made of high-quality eco plywood, which do not cause allergic reactions. Every model has its unique design and mechanical structure. Today we are going to present you a few models, which will amuse you and become an outstanding present for your friends and relatives!

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This is the world’s first unique mechanical model which can actually create music! Putting it together is pure joy. As you go about it, you will get immersed in the world of mechanics and precise engineering. Folk, dance music, modern tunes – the Hurdy-Gurdy can do it all. All you need to do in order to create your own melody is crank the handle with one hand and press the special keys representing different notes. The creators of this model did their best to create smooth and pleasant sound – and they’ve certainly succeeded in this!


A retro-design racing convertible is ready to blow you away! The model features fat tires, fluid shape, and exquisite lines, which have been laser-engraved on thin plywood boards. The durability of this car is ensured by a powerful spring, which also increases the power of its engine. One of the main features is UGears Cobra ability to drift! In order to do that, turn the wheels to one side and put the car on a smooth level surface. Drifting mode activated! This model has 370 parts and will require about 9 hours to assemble. The result is totally worth it, though. You will be able to enjoy this vehicle – assembled with your own hands – and what it’s capable of.

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These are terrific models for assembling them with the whole family and having a fun and productive time together. MARBLE RUN is a beautiful 3D set, which will not only entertain you, but will be your guide into the world of precise engineering. The wooden track for marbles comes with a chain hoist, which is activated by turning a special lever. Like in other Ugears models, you won’t need any glue or special tools to assemble this set. Everything you need is included in the original package. Just imagine the marbles going down the track and overcoming numerous fun obstacles on their way. You can make it happen! There is a difference between watching a video on YouTube and creating something by yourself. The latter option wins big time!

By putting the two models (MARBLE RUN CHAIN HOIST & MARBLE RUN STEPPED HOIST) together, you will extend the boundaries of this exciting adventure!

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2022 is just around the corner! Give pleasure to your friends and loved ones by choosing the Ugears model which is just right for them!