A luxury Christmas hamper under the evergreen really does give you that magical feeling, wouldn’t you agree? Want to save some pennies this festive season? Why not make your own Christmas hamper? Honestly, it’s a cinch.
If you are sending a gift to someone you don’t know well, keep it simple. Many companies offer a basket that has just a few items in it, such as the dindin gourmet sweets Planter from Ingallina’s Box Lunch. This comes with an assortment of one dozen holiday cookies, including festive Holiday Trees to elegant Thumb-Print cookies.Fresh baked cookies create a feeling of warmth and caring without being too formal. Even if cookies aren’t on the recipients wish list, they will surely be shared by those around. When finding the perfect gift basket, choose a company that allows you to taste the cookies first – highly decorated cookies without the flavor will leave your recipient disappointed!
You could find lots of different types of accent tables which have nautical theme. The “Lighthouse Table with Light” is created to replicate the Cape Hatteras lighthouse which has stood as a guiding beam for sailors off the Atlantic Coast. The lighthouse stands twenty four inches tall and has an 18 7/8 inch diameter, tempered glass, table top. Retailing at $129.95, it can be had for just $92.87, including shipping. A second one of a kind table referred to as a “Scallop Detail Hall Table” goes very well with any beach decor. Made with a distressed black finish, this table measures 31.5 inches long, 15.75 inches wide and stand 30.75 in. tall. Intricately carved with elegant legs, at $48.87, its more than 50% off the retail price of $99.95.
Homemade hampers exude the thought factor. And the beauty of making gift hampers for Christmas really shows you care. Aside from saving you a few pennies the real advantage is you can make it as simple gourmet sweets or as luxurious as you like.
A basket that is ideal for young couples such as high school students is the Valentine’s Day Teddy Bear Gift Basket. It is $44. It includes a red pail filled with Hershey’s Kisses in 3 flavors. It also includes a an adorable plush stuffed teddy bear.
You can never go wrong with flowers. You have an endless amount of flower and arrangements to choose from. Don’t forget that men like flowers too. If you are not sure, you can always ask the florist what they think would be best as far as bouquets and baskets given as birthday presents. One of the great things about ordering flowers is that you can now place orders online and have them delivered to the special person’s home. This process is often quite quick too, ideal if you are running late!
Tea or Coffee Favors – Personalized tea bags or packets of coffee are really great baby shower favor ideas. Flavored teas and gourmet coffee are a good option if you are looking to wow your guests.