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Whether your giftee is a sweepstakes enthusiast or loves to play the lottery, these affordable gift ideas make fun surprises. 01 of 07 Books About Sweepstakes Make Great Gifts Books about Winning Make a Fun Gift. Hero Images / Getty Images If your wanna-be winner loves to curl up with a good book, there are a bunch of fun books that fit with their hobby. Sweepstakes books are a great way to learn more about how to win. Depending on the book you choose, your loved one can learn winning tips and secrets, methods of improving their luck and achieving a positive attitude, or perspectives on what it's like to enter and win contests. 02 of 07 Make a Gift Basket Full of Sweepstakes Supplies Sweepstakes Supplies Make Fun Gifts for Winners. Jorg Greuel / Getty Images These days, so many people enter sweepstakes online that mail-in giveaways often are overlooked – which means they might have better odds of winning! Entering by mail requires an investment in supplies and postage. You can delight your friends who love to win by putting together a gift basket full of sweepstakes supplies. Some things to put in your fun gift basket include Forever Stamps, brightly-colored postcards, envelopes (decorate some with eye-catching colors for extra fun, and maybe even a better chance to win), an envelope moisturizer, colored pens, and similar products. Also, consider adding a subscription to a newsletter like Sweeping America or Sweep Sheet to help your friends find more mail-in sweepstakes to enter. 03 of 07 Give the Gift of Time with a Roboform Subscription A Subscription to a Form Filling Program Helps People Win Faster. Westend61 / Getty Images Roboform is an automatic form-filling program that saves time entering sweepstakes. Buying a sweepstakes-loving friend a Roboform subscription is thoughtful and helpful. Roboform offers a free version, so even though the functions are limited, many sweepstakes fans settle for this version rather than paying for the full version. A paid subscription offers many more options.and could even help your sweeping friend win more prizes. 04 of 07 Lottery Scratch-Off Cards Are a Fun and Exciting Gift Lottery Tickets Are a Fun Gift for Winners. Steven Puetzer / Getty Images A fun gift idea for someone who loves to win is a pile of lottery scratch-off cards. They give your loved one the chance to hit a jackpot and be a big winner on the spot. One great thing about lottery scratch-off cards is that they are such a flexible gift. They come in a variety of values, so you can just pick the amount that fits your budget. Plus, they're readily available at your local gas station or convenience store, even on holidays, so they're perfect if you're looking for a last-minute gift. And imagine how fun it would be if your loved one scratches off a big win at your holiday event! If you want to raise your odds of buying winning scratch-off tickets, read: The One Thing You MUST Do Before Buying Lottery Scratchers. 05 of 07 Give Away Toys That Represent Prizes A Toy Representing a Prize Can Make a Supportive Gift. Dimitri Otis / Getty Images Show your favorite sweepstakes fan that you believe in them by giving them a representation of a prize you know they want to win. Some ideas include: A toy sports car for people who are trying to win a real one.A jigsaw puzzle of a dream vacation destination or a miniature cruise ship for a trip prize.A Monopoly game for a cash prize.A doll house for a house prize. These gifts will not only put a smile on your sweepstakes fan's face, but they can also help motivate them to focus on the prizes they want the most. Maybe they'll even be more likely to win as a result of your gift! 06 of 07 Lucky Charm Gifts to Increase Luck Lucky Charms Make Fun Gifts to Brighten People's Spirits. John Turner / Getty Images Part of being lucky is simply feeling lucky. The more you believe in yourself, the less likely you are to give up, so you'll persist until you win. That's why lucky charms make your loved ones feel like winners. A fun lucky charm can help any sweepstakes fan feel like they have the Midas touch. Some ideas include: A lucky horseshoe necklace. A charm bracelet with lucky symbols on it. A rabbit foot pendant (for animal lovers, pick one that's not made from a real foot!). A t-shirt with an inspirational quote on it. A four-leaf clover growing kit. You can even DIY your own lucky charms, making the gift even more special. 07 of 07 Make a Mug or T-Shirt With a Winning Phrase Create Your Own Novelty Mug for a Lottery Lover. James Arnold / Getty Images There are many options available to make your own novelty items with cute or funny slogans on them. You can put them to work to make fabulous holiday presents for your favorite sweepstakes or lottery lover. You can use a lottery slogan or sweepstakes quote as inspiration for your designs.