125 Gift Card Message Ideas

Can’t think of what to write? We’re here to help with gift card message ideas for a variety of occasions. From Anniversaries to Birthdays to Congratulations, there are so many events that might warrant you giving a gift card. Thinking of something creative to write in that gift card might have you at a loss and you’ve come to the right spot to find the perfect sentiment to send along with that gift card.

Below you will find over 100 gift card message ideas. They range from light and humorous to heartfelt and full of love. We’re certain you will find the right kind of message for the occasion that matches your signature style. Feel free to mix and match with these message ideas as many can work for a variety of different events. Now, go find something to write on that card!

Gift Card Message Ideas for Anniversaries

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  • “We were meant to be together. This gift will have to do for now. Happy Anniversary!”
  • “Happiness can mean so many things, but for me, it means being with you. See you soon!”
  • “The love you share makes this day special.”
  • “Hope your special day is made up of sharing warm and happy memories.”
  • “We wish you all the happiness the coming years can hold.”

More Anniversary Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “Another year and still going strong! Who would have guessed?”
  • “There’s no place I’d rather be than by your side, but maybe a little ‘retail therapy’ will make up for it.”
  • “May every year you share find you more in love with each other.”
  • “May the fires of passion burn on!”
  • “We’re wishing everything wonderful to a wonderful couple.”

Even More Anniversary Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “May the road you two take always lead to happiness. Happy Anniversary!”
  • “May all your days be filled with lasting love.”
  • “Wishing you every happiness as you celebrate the love you share.”
  • “Wishing you a beautiful day and many more happy years.”
  • “Today is for remembering the happy times you’ve known.”

Business Anniversary Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “Happy Anniversary! Thank you for being a part of our success now and in the future.”
  • “Your business is appreciated. Thank you for choosing us.”
  • “You’ve made our success possible. Thank you!”
  • “Thanks for another great year! We could not have done it without you.”
  • “Thanks from all of us for your years of dedication. We look forward to many more.”

Baby Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “How happy you must be with a new little (son/daughter) to love.”
  • “How your home has been blessed with a new baby.”
  • “The waiting is finally over and you have a bundle of joy to love.”
  • “A baby’s smile makes each day worthwhile.”
  • “To the darling little newcomer.”

More Baby Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “Congratulations on your new tax deduction.”
  • “We’re so happy about the arrival of your bundle of joy.”
  • “It’s hard to tell who is luckier, you or your new baby.”
  • “Congratulations on your new bundle of blessing.”
  • “Congratulations on your new little someone to love.”

Birthday Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “With friendly thoughts and best wishes for your birthday.”
  • “Wishing you a truly perfect day! Wishing I could spend it with you.”
  • “Keep calm, shop on!”
  • “Best wishes on your birthday for good health and happiness throughout the year.”
  • “Wishing you another wonderful year of happiness and joy. Happy Birthday!”

More Gift Card Message Ideas for Birthdays

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  • “Hoping your day is filled with all your favorite things–and you can buy anything that’s missing.”
  • “Enjoy every beautiful moment and the blessing of another birthday.”
  • “Bam. Just like that. I’m taking you shopping.”
  • “Happy Birthday and many happy returns of the day.”
  • “A birthday is just the first day of another 365-day journey around the sun. Enjoy the trip.”

Even More Gift Card Message Ideas for Birthdays

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  • “Health to you. Wealth to you, and the best that life can give to you.”
  • “People who think money can’t buy happiness, don’t know where to shop.”
  • “Warmest greetings on your birthday with every good wish for the coming year.”
  • “I hope that for every candle on your cake you get a wonderful surprise.”
  • “Not just a year older, but a year better.”

Belated Birthday Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “I am sorry I missed your birthday. You’ve had so many I lost track.”
  • “Happy BelatedEarly Birthday!”
  • “How do you expect me to remember your birthday, when you never look any older?”
  • “I hope your birthday was as special as you are.”
  • “Sorry I forgot your birthday. Can you reschedule it for sometime next week?”

Congratulations Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “Life is short. Buy the shoes! You deserve them.”
  • “Some people dream of success. Others work hard at it. Congratulations on your success!”
  • “Just want to add my good wishes to those you’ve already received.”
  • “So happy to hear your good news.”
  • “Your achievement is an inspiration.”

More Congratulations Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “Wish I could take you out to dinner in person. Allow me to pick up the check instead!”
  • “Hoping the best things in life will always be yours.”
  • “An effort a day keeps failure away.”
  • “You came through with flying colors.”
  • “Kudos to you! You’ve earned them.”

Even More Congratulations Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “The difference between try and triumph is a little umph. So proud of you!”
  • “It’s great to see good things happen for someone so deserving.”
  • “A diamond is a piece of coal that stuck to the job.”
  • “This is a day to remember.”
  • “Congratulations on a job well done.”

Just Because Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “Life is short. Eat dessert first.”
  • “Sending you sunshine, hugs, and laughter…plus a little gift card for after.”
  • “The best way to cheer yourself up is to cheer somebody else up. Now we’re both happy!”
  • “Thinking about you. Hope this little treat brightens your day.”
  • “I treasure the times we share.”

More Just Because Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “Stressed is just desserts spelled backward. Treat yourself right!”
  • “I caught myself smiling for no reason, then realized I was thinking of you.”
  • “You’ve been on my mind, so I’m reaching out with this.”
  • “Your friendship means so much to me.”
  • “For someone too special to ever forget.”

Retirement Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “May the future be filled with much happiness.”
  • “Best wishes for today and every day in the future.”
  • “Congratulations on achieving a milestone. Here’s to a great future.”
  • “With every good wish for your retirement. May this be the start of your best years.”
  • “Wishing you life’s best today and always.”

Thank You Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “This isn’t a thank you note. It’s a hug with a gift card inside.”
  • “You always do the nicest things in just the nicest way.”
  • “How beautiful a day can be when kindness touches it.”
  • “Thank you for making me feel so comfortable.”
  • “Your thoughtfulness meant more than words can ever say.”

More Thank You Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “This is just a little something to thank you for all the little things you do.”
  • “Your kindness comes as a welcome touch of warmth and caring.”
  • “Your thoughtfulness will long be remembered.”
  • “Thank you for making your guests feel right at home.”
  • “You always go out of your way to be thoughtful.”

Even More Thank You Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “I can never thank you enough, but I’ll start with this gift.”
  • “The world’s a better place because of people like you.”
  • “So thoughtful of you to think of us.”
  • “Your kindness meant so much.”
  • “Words can say so little when someone’s done so much.”

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Thinking of You Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “Thinking of you always makes my day.”
  • “I just came across an old photo of us, and it got me thinking about how much fun we always have together.”
  • “Any excuse is a good excuse to think of you.”
  • “Thinking of you always brings a smile to my face.”
  • “Thinking of you and how you could use this right now.”

More Thinking of You Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “Just wanted to send some happy thoughts your way today.”
  • “Hey, I know it’s been a while, but I want you to know you’ve been in my thoughts.”
  • “I’m sorry you haven’t heard much from me lately. I’ve been thinking about you often, though.”
  • “Thinking of you always plays a song in my heart.”
  • “Thinking of you and hoping you can find some time to shop for yourself.”

Belated Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory. I’m sorry I forgot your birthday.”
  • “Even though this is late, it’s never too late to wish you the best of everything always.”
  • “What even is time?”
  • “I can’t believe I missed your birthday (or another special day) because you’re too special to ever forget.”
  • “I didn’t really forget your special day…I just wanted the happiness to last a little longer.”

More Belated Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “Better late than never! And besides, the wishes are good on any date.”
  • “I’m so sorry this is getting to you late, but please know I was thinking of you and wishing you everything wonderful.”
  • “I’m actually kind of glad this is late because now it’s a happy surprise!”
  • “My thoughts of you were on time — it’s only the CARD that’s late!”
  • “I know this is late — why break tradition? Hope your day was fun.”

Wedding Gift Card Message Ideas

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  • “May this gift find you full of love and laughter. May all the days ahead be happily ever after.”
  • “As partners, you’re on the threshold of a wonderful life. Enjoy!”
  • “Wishing you a happy marriage and hoping that your life together will be rich in joy and love.”
  • “You both deserve a lifetime of beautiful tomorrows.”
  • “May the joy you share today grow deeper through the years.”

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Even More Gift Card Message Ideas for a Wedding

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  • “You’re the perfect pair! May this gift bring happiness in the future you’ll share.”
  • “It doesn’t matter where you go in life, only who is beside you. Hope you’ll enjoy using this gift card together.”
  • “Wishing you all the love a lifetime can hold, and all the goodies this gift card can buy. Congratulations.”
  • “Sharing in your happiness and wishing you all the best.”
  • “Wishing you companionship, contentment, and love.”

There you go! What did you think of these gift card message ideas? We hope you found the perfect message for the right occasion. Coming up with a sentiment to send with a gift card can be tricky but it’s not impossible. Use any of these messages to make the card extra special for that extra special person in your life.

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