How to gift an NFT

Lets closely look at steps you need to accomplish to gift an NFT. There are 2 steps in general. The first step is to buy an NFT. The second step is actual "gift" process after you bought one. 

How can I buy one?

NFT are traded at specialized marketplaces. Edgy Veggies NFT collection is listed at one of such marketplaces, called Open Sea. You are more then welcome to check it by clicking following link. Once you're there, follow simple instructions:

  • Find an NFT Veggie you’d like to gift by exploring the marketplace.

  • When you’re ready to make a purchase, simply click the “Buy Now” button.

  • You may be prompted by OpenSea to review a few details about your purchase before finalization. This is to ensure you know exactly what you’re buying and to help you avoid scammers creating similar, but not authentic versions of popular NFTs.

  • You’ll proceed to a checkout pop-up where you can review the final cost of your purchase. You’ll be asked to agree to OpenSea’s terms of service, then you’re free to click the “Checkout” button to finalize your purchase.

  • Hitting “Checkout” will open your wallet where you’ll get a final cost, no extra gas fees will be applied, as Veggies collection is on Polygon blockchain. Click the “Confirm” button and you’re the proud new owner of Edgy Veggie NFT.

  • To see the NFT in your wallet, return to your profile, and select “Collected” on the left side of the page. There might be a slight delay until it shows up due to processing time.

How to gift an NFT to another person?

Go to your profile page and select an NFT you'd like to gift from "collected" profile section. Click on selected item. 

Press the transfer button represented by a little present icon in the top right corner of the main screen. The popup will appear. Type-in the wallet address/ENS name into the text input field. Press "transfer" button.

Once you have pressed the transfer button, you’ll get a separate window from your wallet that will open up. You will have to approve the transaction in your wallet. Once approved, the actual transfer will happen. The green checkbox and the text "you successfully transferred an nft..." will appear. The transfer is done once you see that confirmation message. That is basically it, you've just gifted an NFT!

The great thing about gifting an NFT PFP's is that it’s a cool method of creating additional income for the person you are gifting it to, as it can be sold at any moment.