Thursday, April 2, 2009

Thursday Thirteen- Great Gift Basket Fillers

Thirteen fantastic ideas to put in a gift basket:

1. Pretty napkins

2. Something baked (include the recipe on a decorated recipe card)

3. A china cup and saucer with a variety of teas

4. Fancy pens

5. Homemade cards or stationary (with a ribbon tied around them)

6. A journal

7. Unique/ inspirational bookmark

8. Your favorite book (only if you think the other person would enjoy it)

9. A favorite magazine or one the corresponds with a hobby the receiver has

10. Flavored syrup (for coffee or pancakes)

11. Homemade jam

12. Deliciously scented candles and a holder

13. Coupons for services like babysitting, house cleaning...etc (be creative! I had a friend who gave me a coupon for 2 hours of her time and it was a treasured gift to me.)

For more Thursday Thirteen head to Happy to be at Home

Tell me your favorite things to give as gifts! I love gift giving and am always on the look out for fantastic ideas.


Tracey said...

Great ideas! Really enjoyed the post and hope to add these items to baskets in the future.

jenn said...

Those are all great ideas! I especially like the recipe one.

Daily Panic said...

I love #2. I always take these as hostest gifts to parties. Great ideas!

Pajama Mama said...

great ideas! you've got me thinking...

The Bumbles said...

I like the idea of including the recipe card with the baked goodies.

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