Making Gift Baskets - Steps and Tips

Making gift baskets is easy. If you want to make your own gift basket but you are not sure how to, you have reached the right place!


Simply Follow these steps and you are on your way to making your own cool and unique gift basket!

1. Decide on gift basket theme and items

the first thing you need to do is to decide what you want your gift basket to include. If you don't have an idea yet, No problem! check out the many unique gift basket ideas on this site. Just click any category on the navigation bar and you will find many affordable cool gift basket ideas waiting just for you.

Tip!: There are 2 ways to build a budget gift basket:

  • Build the basket content around one "main" item which is more expensive and add other smaller, less expensive to items around it.
  • Build the basket using many different inexpensive items to give a "full"; generous feel to it.

2. Decide on gift basket container

a basket is always a good choice, but in case you want to be more unique here are unique container alternatives to choose from (here's an example on how a bag can make an excellent gift basket).

Tip!: First choose your gift items and only then your gift container. This way you can be sure that your items will fit in your container.


3. Check you have these gift basket supplies

You will need very few items and you probably have them at home. But just to be on the safe side, click the above link to see what you will need. This way if you are missing a product you can get it along with the other items you will buy when you reach step 4 (it's just around the corner...).

4. Get gift basket items, container and supplies

you might have some of the gift items, supplies and maybe even the container at home. Make a list of the remaining items and buy them on/off line.

5. Make your gift basket

by following these easy instructions.

making gift baskets is easy!

And there you have it -
Your own unique gift basket!


See how to make a gift basket using a tote bag as a container

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