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Gift Baskets - Gift Basket Ideas for Everyone and Every Occasion

The Gift Basket:

Baby - go to our baby gift basket page >>>

Guess How Much I Love You Gift Set Baby - New Mom

New Mom gift basket
books and magazines on parenting
heat pad
lotions
air freshener
relaxing music CDs
bath salts
home made babysitting coupons
Vitamin E oil
cocoa butter (for stretch marks)
coupons for all sorts of baby items (food
formula
diapers)

Bicyclists / Cyclists

Cyclist gift basket
Water bottle(s)
water
innertubes
sports gels/bars

Business / Executives

Executive gift basket
pen/pencil sets
business card holders
paper supplies
snacks
desk photo frame

Car and auto gift basket icon Cars / Autos

Car Lover gift basket
(In a bucket for washing the car) air freshener
tire guage
car wash soap
wax
applicator pads
small towels
squeegee

Computer Lovers

Computer lover gift basket
printer ink/paper
blank disks (CD
DVD)
desk organizer
screen cleaner
air duster
CD/DVD holder
mouse pad


Coaches

Coach gift basket - From the team! Supplies
water
Gatorade
sports bars
whistle
etc.

Cooks

Cooking bucket - Beer BQ icon Kiss the Cook (barbeque style) gift basket
recipe books
oven mitts
timer
tongs/bbq utensils
spices
barbeque sauce
wood chips

hat

Kiss the Cook (baking) gift basket
cookie/dessert recipes
muffin tins
cookie sheets
general cooking supplies
utensils
oven mitt
measuring spoons and cups
cookie cutters



Breakfast gift basket
(In a frying pan)
pancake or waffle mix
utensils
a little bottle of gourmet syrup
teas or coffee
jams/jellies
biscuit mix
muffin mix
muffin tins/cups
gourmet or exotic honey
fresh baked breads or bread mix. You could even add some packaged sausage
ham
or bacon from your local deli or butcher shop.

Pizza gift basket
pizza crust mix or fresh baked bread (for French bread pizzas)
small jars of toppings
such as mushrooms
black olives
or whatever you know the recipient enjoys. Take a stick of Pepperoni
some Italian flavor napkins
a pizza cutter
put it all on a round pizza pan and wrap it up!

A taste of France gift basket
French wine
French cheeses
some good French baguette bread
napkins (cloth or paper) with French designs
olive oils
infused oils
French spices (you can also adjust the ingredients for Italy
Spain
etc.)

South of the Border gift basket
salsa
spices
recipes for exotic Mexican foods
tortillas or taco shells
chips
peppers
tequila
lime
glasses
margarita mix/salt

College Student

College gift basket
A roll of quarters
laundry soap
laundry bag
spot remover
dryer sheets
directions how to do basic laundry. You can even use the laundry bag as a basket!

Christmas

Christmas gift basket icon Christmas Cookie gift basket
Cookie mix or baking supplies (flour
sugar
etc)
toppings of all kinds
sprinkles
chocolate
butterscotch and peanut butter chips
icing
cookie cutters
hot pads
oven mitts
and of course a baking sheet to load it all on!

Easter - go to our Easter gift basket page >>>

Father's Day - go to our Father's Day gift basket page >>>

Fishermen

Fisherman gift basket creel icon Fisherman gift basket
Fishing flies
sunblock
hats
knives
and of course
beer!

Fitness Buffs

Workout gift basket - For the gym rat
healthy snacks
workout towels
gloves
waters
key holder

Soup and Crackers Get Well Basket icon Get Well

Get Well gift basket
Soup and crackers
Funny books
Flowers
Blooming plant


Golfers

Golfer gift basket
sunscreen
golf tees
golf balls
towel or cloth
golf ball washing solution
club cleaning kit
hat
there are tons of unusual golf gadgets in your local golf specialty shop!

Fruit Gift Basket icon Grandparents

Great Grandparent gift basket
gift certificates for restaurants/movies
slippers
magazine subscription
flowers/candy
inspirational book about being a grandparent or even a brightly colored shiny basket of fresh fruit

Home

House Warming - welcome home gift basket
Board game
popcorn
welcome mat
house plant
plug in air freshener
potpourri
coffee/tea

House Warming - new house gift basket
light bulbs
batteries
paper towels
cleaning supplies
canned food
baking supplies
recipe book
candles

Gardening Gift Basket icon Gardners

Green Thumb gift basket
Plants
seeds
gardening pad/gloves
lotion
sunblock

Knitters / crocheters

Crochet or knitter gift basket
yarn
needles
patterns
books or magazines on their hobby
relaxing music CD
or certificate to a class or show

Mother's Day - go to our Mother's Day gift basket page >>>

Movie Lovers Gift Basket icon Movie Lovers

Movie Buff gift basket
put it in an empty tub of popcorn from the movies! Candy
popcorn (for at home movies)
DVDs
movie tickets
CD soundtrack from their favorite movie

Teachers

Great Teachers gift basket - from the class!
art supplies
paper
glue
pens
pencils
erasers
gifts
and of course
an apple!

Teens

Teen Girls gift basket
makeup
magazine subscription
make
up (and remover)
clothing or gift certificate to her favorite shop
movie gift certificates
spa/manicure gift certificate
diary or writing journal
perfume

Teen Boys gift basket
movie passes
trading/sports cards
sporting event tickets
magazine subscription
cologne
guys magazine subscription

Thank You Snack Basket icon Thank You

Thanks a Million gift basket
lay money
maybe 10 $100,000 bars
chocolate coins

Thanks a Bunch gift basket

Retirement

Retirement gift basket
magazine subscription
books
word games
DVDs
CDs
and there are many novelty retirement items at your local gift store.

Cute Cards Road Trips

Road Trip gift basket
road snacks
maps
compass
tire guage
fix-a-flat kit
neck massager
music CDs

Fourth of July
Fourth of July gift baskets
Sparklers
Little flags
Candy bouquets
Homemade red/white/blue frosted cookies
Red, white, blue cupcakes


Skiers

Skiers gift basket
sunscreen
wax for skis
gloves
glasses
cap

St. Patrick's Day - go to our St. Patrick's gift basket page >>>

Wine Aficianados

Wine Lover gift basket
wine (of course)
opener
pourer
glasses
decanter
wine notebook
wine magazines

Writers

Writer gift basket
note cards
note paper
envelopes
note paper with matching envelopes (Stationery)
letter opener
nice pens or pen/pencil set
a personalized seal and some sealing wax or personalized return address labels.