Gift Basket Ideas

Tired of giving the same basket of flowers or fruit? Try one of these gift basket ideas for the special people in your life:

For the Cake Decorator
Use a cake pan as a "basket" and fill with some of these ideas:

  • metallic color dust
  • paste colors
  • ready-to-use fondant
  • pastry bag support
  • sugar art pens
  • decorating book
  • cake edger

For the cookie enthusiast
Use a large mixing or batter bowl and fill with some of these ideas:

  • cookie cutters
  • nonpareils
  • colored sprinkles
  • sanding sugars
  • cookie book
  • cookie scoop

For the pie baker
Use a pie pan and fill with tools:

  • pastry blender
  • rolling pin
  • pastry mat
  • meringue powder
  • pie top cutter
  • pie essentials kit

For the candy maker
Fill a double boiler with:

  • molds
  • candy making book
  • chocolate
  • flavorings
  • candy fillings
  • candy packaging kit

For the gardener
Use a garden basket and fill with some of these products:

  • canning tool set
  • decorative labels
  • a book on preserving
  • pickle mixes
  • garden seeds
  • garden tools
  • gloves

For the gadget lover
Fill a utensil holder with:

  • Switchit Spatula
  • Smidgen Measuring tools
  • Soft-skin peeler
  • 3-Sided Soup Scoop

For the baker
A nice loaf pan and filled with:

  • bread bags
  • muffin liners
  • vanilla extract
  • nut chopper
  • adjust-a-cups

Other ideas can be found in our books on giving baskets.

Have fun putting your own touches to unique gift baskets. It will be a joy to put together and a joy to give.