Crafts & Hobbies Information

Ever Wanted to Make Your Own Themed Gift Baskets?


If you've always wanted to know how to make your own gift baskets, this article will give you some tips to get started. Gift baskets are such a wonderful gift and can be given for any occasion. Creating personalized themed gift baskets is a great gift to give that someone special. Gift Baskets are easy to make and a joy to give.

When creating a themed gift basket, don't limit yourself as to the type of basket that you can create. It can be something simple and small, homemade or lots of great goodies that make a really beautiful gift basket.

Here are some unique themed gift basket ideas for children, teenagers and parents:

Teenaged Girls Gift Basket

Find a small to medium sized basket and line the basket with pink tissue paper or raffia grass. Buy a sampler pack of flavored lip glosses, powders, lotions, a makeup kit and a light sporty fragrance and artistically arrange. Don't forget bracelets, rings, watches, earrings, and necklaces. Wrap the basket with colored cellophane and tie with a pretty ribbon and bow.

Teenaged Boys Gift Basket

Place a couple of their favorite CD's or DVD's in the basket along with a pocket comb, cologne, and skin care products designed for males.

Smaller Children Gift Basket

Using a medium sized basket, place a thin and soft blanket in as a liner. Select a couple of dolls, stuffed animals, cars, or whatever toys the child might enjoy inside.

Older Children Gift Basket

Big kids are wild about cartoon pencils and erasers, stickers and trading cards. Add small games (like a Game Boy along with accessories) and the latest Harry Potter book.

Infants and Babies Gift Basket

Place a soft receiving blanket in along with socks, teething rings, rattlers, and a small plush toy. Baby brush sets, clippers, bottles, and pacifiers can be added. Or make a basket filled with baby skin products and diapers.

Ladies Gift Basket

A romantic gift basket for her should include chocolates, scented candles, perfume, a framed photo of the two of you, and a handwritten poem or note.

Gift Basket for a Man

Include his favorite drink (which may be wine, beer, bottled water or a soft drink), his favorite munchies, aftershave, a handwritten poem or note and a photo for beside his bed.

If you are looking for more themed gift basket ideas or How to Make Gift Baskets, visit us at www.101giftbasketideas.com.

About the Author: Donna Hamer is the author and publisher of eBook "101 Gift Basket Ideas". For a Free 5 part Mini Course on how to create your own "Personalized Gift Baskets" visit http://www.101giftbasketideas.com .


MORE RESOURCES:
This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news


MyCentralJersey.com

Preparing for Rhinebeck 2018
MyCentralJersey.com
Here are six of us as we prepare to take Rhinebeck by storm in 2016: Liz, who's driving again this year; Yvonne, who isn't coming; Karen, who is coming; Pam Grannik, who died; me and Judy, who is coming. (Photo: ~Courtesy of Karen Katz). Well, the ...



MyCentralJersey.com

Another Aran hat for charity
MyCentralJersey.com
I haven't given up on charting the Aran hat with the diamonds of Irish Moss and the Honeycomb panels, but I decided to try something else first. So I cast on for another Aran hat, and I ran out of my tail for the long-tail cast-on at 96 stitches ...



MyCentralJersey.com

Giving away yarn can be fun
MyCentralJersey.com
It appears now that I don't have any of that smokey yarn from Sarah left, people from knitting groups are finally reading my posts about it and contacting me for free yarn for their groups. Yesterday, someone from a prayer shawl group in Highland Park ...



MyCentralJersey.com

Book review: 'Knits for girls and young juniors' by Lee Gant
MyCentralJersey.com
On Lee Gant's Facebook timeline is a photo of a motto that says, “If you want the best from the world, offer your best.” That motto pretty much sums up all the steps and missteps that have led to this review. I've written a few times about Lee Gant ...



Typewriters on the Terrace
Madison.com
Come join Holding History for Typewriters on the Terrace! This free, drop-in, event will give you a chance to play with typewriters and handmade paper while creating anything from unique Mad Libs to entertain your friends with to one-of-a-kind letters ...



"Driftless Area Archaeology: A Forty-Year Retrospective"
Madison.com
Join archaeologist and author Robert Boszhardt of Driftless Pathways as he takes us on a journey through the archaeology of the Driftless Area, from the hidden rock art of Tainter Cave, to the ancient stone quarries at Silver Mound, to state-of-the-art ...



MyCentralJersey.com

I had a good time at the VNA Rummage Sale yesterday
MyCentralJersey.com
I arrived at the VNA Rummage sale a little before 1 p.m. yesterday (Saturday, Oct. 6) and headed straight for the Dry Goods tent, where the knitting supplies are. I was grateful in a way to see that a lot of the yarn was already sold. My friend ...



MyCentralJersey.com

Will I ever get this pattern written?
MyCentralJersey.com
For years, I've been making an Aran hat for our winter charity knitting. The one I'm making now is a little different but the same idea as two I'm showing below that I made two years ago. It's based on my “Alex's favorite beanie” pattern, and it's easy ...



Southern Lakes Auto Modelers GRAND SLAM NNL No. 3
Madison.com
Toy and Model Swap Meet to be held at the Johnstown Community Center in Johnstown, WI, just west of Delavan, and east of Janesville on Cty Hwy A. We will have lots of vendors in conjunction with our model car show. General Admission is $5.00.



MyCentralJersey.com

I gave away all that smokey yarn
MyCentralJersey.com
In my In Stitches column last week, I described how someone had given me enough bags of yarn from her friend's stash to fill my car's whole backseat and quite a bit of the trunk. The stash included a LOT of unfinished projects, mostly crocheted circles ...


Google News

home | site map
© 2006