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38 Unique Gift Baskets That Don’t Suck

Gift baskets don’t have to be a drag to receive, and today’s selection is nothing like what it used to be. You can send gift baskets that are loaded up with premium items, wines, snacks, candies, cookies, and of course chocolate. We’ve uncovered some of the best of the best so you can send any of these and be sure to come out a winner.

38 Unique Gift Baskets- that don’t suck.

The Man Can

Everything a man needs to keep his skin looking and feeling great has been rounded up and put in this can. It includes things like scrub soap, hand butter, shave gel, after shaving lotion, and more. The can is reusable after all the products have been used up.


Sweet Nostalgia

Give them all the sweet they can handle, and take them back to an earlier time with candies that have been around for decades. They’ll certainly remember these from being a kid: Pop Rocks, a Clark Bar, a candy necklace, gummy bears, you name it, if it’s retro candy it’s probably in here.


Craft Beer & Snacks Basket

If they love craft beer, this is the gift basket to get them. It includes plenty of snacks to go along with that beer, and you won’t find any light beer here. It includes beers like Guinness, Heineken, Newcastle, and Red Stripe, beers that you can take time to enjoy and not just chug down.


Harry & David Triple Treat Fruit Deluxe

This is the fruit basket to end all fruit baskets, with three different fruits to enjoy. This is a great gift for someone who leads a healthy lifestyle and likes high quality fruit. Succulent pears, crisp apples, and ripe oranges make up this pack, plenty of fruit to get them through the day.


Bath & Body Invigoration

Give them this gift and they’re sure to thank you the next time they see you. It includes plenty of items to help them renew and invigorating their body, with items like body lotion, lip balm, and foot cream, you’ll be helping them out from head to toe so they can really come alive.


Classic Christmas Gift Basket

Help them celebrate the Christmas season in style with this classic Christmas gift basket. It has old time favorites like peanut brittle, caramel nut crunch, and peanuts done up several different ways. If they like to have company over for the holidays this has all of the crunchy and snacky things they can put out for guests.


Around the World Wine Chest

Take them on a trip without leaving their home with this around the world wine chest. They’ll be able to sample wines from all over the globe, and taste different foods that complement each one, including salami, olives, cookies, and more. It’s something any wine enthusiast will love.


The Entertainer

This gift is a party in a box, and includes a bottle of wine, playing cards, dominoes, dice, and more all perfectly packed into it. You also get to engrave the box for free so you can personalize it and really make it special. If they love to entertain you have to get them The Entertainer.


Gluten-Free Gift Basket

If they’ve gone gluten free you don’t have to worry about which gift to get them, you can simply get them a gluten-free gift basket and they’ll be all set. This includes plenty of delicious goodies that are all GF so they can indulge without ruining their diet.


A Taste of Elegance Gift Basket

Here’s a basket that’s jam packed with items that will get their mouth watering. The lineup includes an assortment of sweet and savory things, like cheeses, chocolates, caramels, and even vegetables. They’ll be taken to a new plane of existence with these gourmet-caliber choices.


Junk Food Care Package

Send them this care package and they’ll be set on junk food for the rest of the semester. It can be hard being a college student these days, with so much pressure to perform well and get a good job, all while being away from your family. This package has it all, and they’ll at least have something to munch on while studying.


Deluxe Car Wash Bucket

For the car enthusiast you can’t go wrong with this deluxe car wash bucket. It has everything they need to do a pristine job on their next wash, including the bucket to hold the sudsy water. They’ll be able to wash, wax, and even treat their windshield so rain doesn’t stick to it.


Orchard’s Abundance

The orchards must have been truly abundant to put together this fruit basket. It includes a sampling of different fresh fruits, mixed with cheese, crackers, nuts, and even chocolate covered cherries. There are also fruit themed items, like caramel to dip the apples into. Yum!


Microbrew Beer Bucket

This bucket is filled with lesser-known beers, and a Sam Adams for good measure. Most of the beers here come from smaller breweries that are known for producing fine beer in smaller batches than the mainstream selection. To go with them they’ve gathered plenty of snacks that accompany beer just fine.


Honey Spa Treatment

What’s better than a one-off spa package? A spa treatment they can use more than once! This pack of items gives them brushes, scrubbers, bath beads, a candle, and more that will transport them to a place of total relaxation, all without leaving their bathroom. Comes packaged in a decorative hat box that can be personalized.


Gourmet Pizza Making Gift

Pizza lovers will surely love to receive this gift, because it allows them to create a gourmet pizza using only premium ingredients. Everything from a high quality crust, to an artisan pizza sauce, to pepperoni they’ll have to slice from the stick is included. They even have an assortment of spices to get it just how they like it.


The World Famous Chocolate Collection

Anytime you combine the phrase “world famous” with “chocolate” you are going to get the attention of every chocoholic out there. This collection features a wonderful assortment of chocolates they’ll savor, like chocolate bars, caramel squares, pastilles, toffee, truffles, and more. They’ll all all-natural, and the box can personalized to make it one of a kind.


Teatime Basket

Give this to the tea lover in your life and they’ll have everything they need to make a nice cup of tea, including the teapot and cup. Of course there is also plenty of teas to choose from, so they can sample them and discover which they like best. They even include scissors with this so they’ll have no trouble opening it once it arrives.


Starbucks Daybreak Gourmet Coffee Gift Basket

This delicious Starbucks gift basket brings the best of both worlds together with their signature coffee and Tazo tea. Pair the delicious drinks with the included biscuits and shortbread, and you have a winning combination that anyone would enjoy receiving, because who doesn’t love getting a surprise basket of goodies.


BonBon Blooms™ Radiant Rosé Bouquet

This beautiful arrangement of “blooms” are actually delicious chocolate bon bons and they come nestled inside a beautiful stainless steel ice bucket.. When you pair that with a sparkling bottle of bubbly, you have a winning combination that can’t be beat. Chocolates and champagne to enjoy now with a serving piece to use forever.


Microbrew Beer Bucket Gift Basket

Beer lovers will love this gift arrangement! How could they not, with six different microbrew cans paired with a ton of delicious snacks? From Flat Tire’s Amber Ale to Kona’s Big Wave, there are a variety of different brewskis to enjoy along with beef jerky, gourmet popcorn, and more.


Bath and Body Invigoration

This inspired gift basket is the bee’s knees. With a variety of Burt’s Bees body care products including body wash, lotion, cleansing cream, and lip balm, plus tools like a pumice stone, loofah, massager, and more, this is the ultimate gift of luxury. The wooden spa basket also makes for an elegant storage solution.


Stonewall Kitchen Breakfast Gift Basket

A fantastic hostess gift – this selection of Stonewall’s morning favorites includes pancake and waffle mix, Maine maple syrup, a selection of jams, and a charming tea towel. The gorgeous basket continues the gift-giving as a creative storage solution. A delicious breakfast is always an appreciated gift.


Go Play Golf Essentials II-25 Gift Basket

This is the perfect gift for the golfer in your life. This little box of practical luxuries will ensure a great day on the links. It comes with a golf towel, golf balls, divot repair tool, golf tees, energy snacks, Go Play Golf gift card, and more.

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Opulent Spa Basket

This opulent spa basket will have the lucky recipient feeling like they have gone to a high-end resort. With a natural sea sponge, exquisite aromatherapy candle, Dead Sea bath salt, rosemary body cream, ginger tea, a personal journal, and more, all delightfully arranged in a gorgeous leather-trimmed wicker basket, this is a great gift!


Tranquility Spa Collection

Luxurious items are a gift that means more than any other. It tells that person that you value them and think they are worth taking the time to care for themselves. This basket does not disappoint. Lavender bath salts, honey moisturizers, a citrus basil candle, and more delightful products guarantee a thoughtful gift.


Personalized Keepsake Box of Chocolate

Nothing expresses love or appreciation like a delicious box of chocolates. Whether for a special occasion, holiday, or thank you gift, this personalized box of pomegranate truffle creams and Lindor truffles in raspberry, caramel, and more is the perfect gift. Your chosen engraving on the box makes it a memorable keepsake, as well.


Hole in One Golf Gift Basket

This selection of premium snacks arrives in a miniature golf-bag-shaped cooler. The adorable, handy insulated bag is an impressive gift for a golfer all on its own – the snacks just make it extra special. Your golfer will love taking cold beverages on the links in this cool cooler.


Gentlemen’s Hardware Shoe Polish Gift

For the man who likes to invest in caring for his shoes, this cool kit is a thoughtful choice. It includes black and neutral polish, a shine cloth, and both soft and hard bristle brushes. It all stores neatly in a portable travel case for the man on-the-go.


Around The World Beer Bucket

This large, galvanized steel bucket comes bursting with 12 beers from around the world. Red Stripe from Jamaica, British ales, and Italian Moretti – among others – mix with savory bar snacks and turns an ordinary evening into a full-blown party, making this is a perfect gift for the international beer lover.


Think Pink Fros Gift Set

This party-in-a-box includes a bottle of pink bubbly, dried strawberries, rose water, delightful party cups, and even champagne gummy bears. Just add ice and blend up delicious, refreshing drinks for everyone. Top with gummy bears for a playful twist on a grown-up drink. This gift has everything you need to celebrate any occasion.

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Full Leaf Tea Tasting Crate

This is the ultimate gift for any tea lover. Full leaf and herbal infusions from the world’s best tea makers are arranged with a porcelain teapot and teacup for one, along with apple blossom honey and shortbread cookies. The rustic, reusable crate is a bonus gift!


The ‘Bloody Mary Hot Sauce Tour’ Gift Set

For the Bloody Mary enthusiast comes this bar-cart ready box that contains all the goodies they will need to create their own signature cocktails. This gift box includes two hot sauces, celery and garlic seasoned salts, spices, highball glasses, and more. Just add alcohol to get the party started.


Ice Cream Social

This set gives them an ice cream add-in factory, and all they’ll have to do is bring the ice cream to the party. There are Nerds, Snickers, M&Ms, Reese’s, and plenty more than can be broken up and mixed in with the ice cream. There’s also cones to make this feel like a real ice cream shop.


New England Breakfast

Send them a traditional New England breakfast and they’ll start the morning off right. This includes pancake mix, wild blueberries, maple syrup, bacon, and even coffee. The entire breakfast is handled for them, they just have to cook it up. Each item is hand-picked for its quality so this is going to taste amazing.


Harry & David Holiday Founders’ Favorites Gift Box

If you’re not quite sure what they like, send them a box that has a little bit of everything. This is full of the favorites of the founders of this gift box company, so it’s going to have items in it that have mass appeal. Cheese, crackers, cherries, and mints are just some of the things they’ll be able to enjoy once this arrives.


Get Well Medicine Cabinet

Send this gift if they’ve been under the weather. It has plenty of chicken noodle soup in the familiar red and white Campbell’s can, pure Fiji water, and even a first aid kit they might not need at the moment, but can store away for later use. It all comes packaged in medicine cabinet with a working lock.


Bounty of the Sea

This basket is filled to the gills with all sorts of items pulled from the sea. Fish lovers will love diving into the smoked mackerel, or a nice hot bowl of clam chowder. There’s even smoked salmon and Fisherman’s Stew so they’ll have a ton of seafood treats to work their way through.


Wrigley’s Fruit Candy Bucket

Candy, candy, and more candy, that’s the name of the game in this candy bucket. They might need to see the dentist for a cleaning after this one, but it will all be worth it. There’s tons of Skittles, LifeSavers, and Starburst, so all of these are fruit flavored and sure to satisfy their sweet tooth.


Gourmet Extravagance Gift Basket

If they enjoy the finer things in life you can let them try a few more with this gift basket. How about some dark chocolate and sea salt caramels from Ghirardelli? Or white chocolate truffles from Lindt? There are so many different choices in this basket you’ll overwhelm them with delight.


Exam Cram Care Package

When exam time looms, college students tend to freak out. They’ll stay up through the night to cram for an exam the next day, and they’ll need sustenance to see them through the wee hours of the morning. Keep them fueled with plenty of snacks, sweets, and other treats that is sure to help them ace their tests.


Little Lamb Baby Gift Set

There’s no better gift set to give to a new mom and dad than this Little Lamb gift set. It includes a soft lamb plush doll, a picture frame to hold all of the pictures they’ve surely taken, and plenty of baby care products they can put to immediate use.


Ice Cream Smorgasbord

We all scream for ice cream with this gift basket, since that’s all they’ll need to buy to complete the smorgasbord. They’ve even supplied the ice cream scoop so it will be easy to get the ice cream into the bowl, and even easier to cover and smother it with toppings of all sorts.


Artisan Cheese Hamper

Cheese lovers will rejoice when they receive this hamper filled with an assortment of artisan cheeses. There are plenty of cheeses, and all of the accessories needed to enjoy them, like crackers, and salami, and even a cheese knife to help with the serving.


Coffee & Chocolate Classic Gift Basket

You simply can’t go wrong combining chocolate and coffee in one basket. This is a double whammy for anyone that loves their coffee and chocolate. The caffeine from the coffee and the addictive nature of chocolate means they’ll probably want another basket once this one is finished.


Champagne Wishes Basket

This basket not only gives them champagne wishes in the form of a bottle of your choice of champagne, but also provides chocolates and other delectables to enjoy with the champagne. Bruschetta, truffles, cheese spread, and chocolate are included so they’ll be able to sip champagne and eat savory and sweet treats.


Premium Organic Gift Basket

Do they only buy organic food? Treat them to this premium batch of all organic foods and they’ll thank you for catering to their organic ways. The price may be higher on this one, but it’s justified, just take a look at the long list of premium foods you’re sending.


Aromatherapy Spa Soaps

Keep them well stocked on soaps with this assortment of nine spa quality aromatherapy soaps. Each one features a different fragrance that serves a different purpose. Scents like Lime Cardamom, Rosemary Lavender, Lemon Neroli, give you a hint of what they’re in store for.


Four Seasons Gourmet

There are so many yummy gourmet goodies in this basket that they’ll wonder if you’re buttering them up to ask them a favor. There’s plenty of chocolate, caramel, and an assortment of snacks to keep them busy for days on end. It’s a way to sample how the other half snacks.


Tex Mex Basket

Give them all the Tex Mex flavor they can stand with this basket full of items like queso, guacamole, chili, and a hot sauce that will light up their mouth. This is the sort of gift that goes over really well with anyone that likes spicy food, or particularly Mexican cuisine.


Lemon Avocado & Olive Spa Basket

This spa basket contains lotions, gels, scrubs, and more that are all designed to help heal the body and return it to a more natural state. It’s using lemon, avocado, and olive oil as the basic ingredients to get the job done. They’ll feel pampered and this is a very thoughtful gift.


The Royal Treatment Wine Gift Basket

Give them the Royal Treatment and they’ll receive a basket filled with red and white wine, and plenty of snacky treats to go with it. Crackers, peanuts, and popcorn made with a quality that’s fit for a king and queen are just some of the items they’ll enjoy. Show them you care and want nothing but the best for them.


Champagne & Caviar

This is the life! Champagne wishes and caviar dreams come alive in this duo gift set. They’ll get everything needed to have a ritzy time, and it even comes with a serving knife so they can smear the caviar onto crackers. Arrives in a decorative bamboo carrying case so this is the real deal.


8 Best DIY Gift Baskets

Here’s The Scoop Ice Cream Gift Basket

Create a delightful, vintage-inspired ice cream basket following this tutorial. Paper-wrapped cones, colorful paper straws, and lots of sprinkles make this the perfect accessory basket for any ice cream lover. So simple to make, yet undeniably elegant. All your recipient needs to do is add a pint or two of their favorite cold treat.

Diy Spa Gift Basket

Spa-themed baskets can be pricey, but they are an ideal way to let someone know how much you care about them. Check out these suggestions for making your own for a fraction of the cost. The fact that you can customize it with their personal favorites makes it extra special.

Diy New “Pop” Gift Basket

This clever DIY gift basket for Dad is a play on the word “Pop.” Check out these cute ideas for a pop-themed basket with things like soda pop, popcorn, pop tarts, pop rocks, poppyseed muffins, and more. What other additions can you think of? Dad is sure to be pleasantly surprised.

Diy Gift Idea: Sangria For Friends

This clever gift idea is suitable for so many occasions. Take a drink dispenser, fill it with wine, fruit, and maybe a mixer or two, to create a custom Sangria gift. Long after the delicious beverage has been consumed, the dispenser will live on for future parties.

Diy Coffee Gift Basket

You can never go wrong with the gift of coffee. Check out this idea for creating your own coffee basket including mugs, to-go cups, sugar, creamer, stir sticks, sweet treats, and of course, coffee. This makes a thoughtful and elegant hostess gift or for any occasion.

Diy Manicure Gift Basket

Create this thoughtful manicure-in-a-basket for someone you love. This is a great gift for moms, teens or tweens, because who couldn’t use a nice set of manicure products? Use a pretty basket and fill it with clippers, files, polishes, remover, nail art, clear coat, lotion, and anything else that strikes your fancy!

Breakfast Gift Basket & Buttermilk Chocolate Chip Pancake Mix

Everyone loves a gift basket of tasty items. Fill it with coffee beans and homemade pancake mix and you have a winning combination that will win you the title of Best Gift Giver Ever. This tutorial gives you ideas and recipes for how to create your own special gift.

Diy Spa Basket Gift Idea

Make a gift basket as special as the woman you give it to. Check out this blog post for ideas on creating a spa basket that is sure to delight. From bathrobes and fluffy towels to aromatherapy candles and bath salts, this is a gift that will let them know how much you love them.

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    Harry and David is the best

    Harry and David is by FAR the best gift baskets ever!

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