Monthly Archives: September 2010

Movie Lover’s Gift Basket

Use a popcorn tub as the basket! Things to include: *A movie, or a few of their favorite movie genre *Blockbuster or movie theater gift card *Candy and other snacks *soda, hot chocolate mix, etc

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Artist’s gift basket

This gift basket is for anyone who loves to paint, draw, or do similar art projects! Items to include in this gift basket: *paint brushes, pens, various types of pencils, charcoal *oil, acrylic, or watercolor paints *Various kinds of drawing … Continue reading

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Baker’s Gift Basket

Baking gift baskets make wonderful (and useful) wedding gifts, bridal shower gifts, housewarming gifts, Mother’s Day gifts, or on any occasion for someone who enjoys baking. Container ideas: a single stainless steel mixing bowl A set of mixing bowls Bread … Continue reading

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Stitcher’s Basket

This gift basket would be great for anyone who loves cross stitch.  Some items you could include in this gift basket: *Embroidery floss of various colors *Embroidery hoop *Embroidery needles *Embroidery scissors *Plastic floss cards with numbered stickers *storage boxes … Continue reading

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Crochet Kitchen Set

This would make a great gift for a bridal shower housewarming gift.  Put together any combination of the following crocheted items, possibly with some liquid hand soap, dishwasher soap, dish machine soap, or other kitchen cleaning supplies: *4-6 dishcloths *4 … Continue reading

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Grandmother’s (or mother’s) Scrapbook

This works best if you have a large family with lots of kids or grandkids.  My cousin made this for my grandma for her 80th birthday.  There’s 13 grandkids in my family so this was a fair sized scrapbook.  This … Continue reading

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Housewarming or Bridal Shower Basket

Select a dishpan, laundry basket, trash can, or planter as a container. Inside these containers you can include cleaning type items such as these: laundry detergent dishwashing or dishwasher detergent paper towels toilet tissue, tissues (Kleenex) Ajax or Comet cleaner … Continue reading

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