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For ideas on what
to put in a basket,
visit our Gift Giving Pantry page.
If you need to travel with a gift basket, consider assembling it onsite -
simply pack the basket, filler/tissue and ribbon in your suitcase, keep
the contents in your
carry-on luggage and assemble the basket when you get to your destination.
It's also easy to pick-up the contents from grocer, baker or gourmet shop
when you get to town. Do an online search and call ahead to confirm hours
Wrapping your own,
homemade treats and goodies makes for a special gift, but it is not always
realistic. Other ideas include looking bulk foods and individual wrapped
items that can be put into treat bags and added to baskets, etc.
For more specifics on wrapping, visit our
Wrapping Ideas and Tips page.
You can also prepare a themed basket
based on the likes of the recipient, such as:
Wine and biscotti
Teddy bear basket
Hot chocolate with
mugs and cookies
Snack baskets with
nuts, popcorn, etc.
spa basket for your hostess