Christmas gift ideas for my stepbrother needed. :/

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by eenie114, Nov 2, 2011.

  1. eenie114

    eenie114 Completly Hopeless

    Well, it's that time again. [​IMG]

    My dad was remarried about three or four years ago (I wasn't invited to the wedding, so I don't remember [​IMG] ) to a woman with two kids of her own. A boy a little older than me, and a girl four years younger.
    My stepmom and stepsister I have gotten to know fairly well, but my stepbrother seems to want nothing to do with me. Therefore, I don't know his interests, likes/dislikes, et cetera.
    Now, I know some of you are going to say, "Gifts are to show affection. You feel little affection for him, so don't get him anything."
    And I wouldn't, except that I'm giving something to everybody else, and it would a) slight him, which I don't want to do, and b) look awful. [​IMG]

    So does anybody have any surefire (or close) gift ideas for an incredibly anti-social teenage boy? [​IMG]
    Thank you!
  2. bluesub

    bluesub Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 4, 2011
    Itunes gift card? Gift card to whatever games teenage boys play - xbox?
  3. eenie114

    eenie114 Completly Hopeless

    Quote:iTunes would be a good idea. I think he has a working iPod right now, though that's never a for-sure thing. His iPods like to die. [​IMG]
  4. MeatKing

    MeatKing Chillin' With My Peeps

    Do you know any places that he likes to eat or hang out? Maybe a gift card to that place. With a nice hand written card?
  5. eenie114

    eenie114 Completly Hopeless

    Quote:Not a clue... I could do some sleuthing, though.
  6. Fierlin1182

    Fierlin1182 powered-flight

    Aug 26, 2011
    I agree with the iTunes card. People can do wonders with an iTunes card [​IMG] (Although most people I know nowadays download songs off Youtube [​IMG])
    How about a T-shirt? You can get some nice (and cheap) guy's T-shirts with funny messages on them at most department stores... my dad loves the darn things even though he's way past the... ahem, bloom of his youth... [​IMG]
  7. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    Yep, some kind of gift card would be the best bet in this case.

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