If you have been shopping for prom attire and yearbooks, then you know all too well that it's graduation season. That means graduation parties—and gifts.
Graduation gifting pales in comparison to gift spending around the holidays, but the amount is still substantial. According to the National Retail Federation, Americans are on track to spend over $4.7 billion in cash, gift cards, clothing and electronics for graduates this year.
Really, though, some gifts have more staying power than others.