June 23, 2005
What Makes a Good Summer Gift Basket?
The relaxed, carefree lifestyle that many adopt during the summer may not be the most conducive for gift giving. Who wants to leave the comfort of the sunshine or pool and head to the mall? A summer gift basket is the perfect solution.
A special gift basket can be designed for almost any occasion in the summertime. A unique gift basket would be an ideal gift for Father's Day, summer birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, babies and graduations. So, if you are looking for ideas on what makes a good summer gift basket, consider these ideas:
Try a picnic gift basket. Fill a backpack or picnic basket with gifts and treats for the outdoor enthusiast. Add essentials like a red checked table cloth, picnic dishes in bright colors and outdoor snacks to a picnic tote or insulated cooler. A bottle of wine, corkscrew, glasses and some cheese is a nice choice as well.
Any father would love a barbeque gift basket. Include some nice barbeque tools, an apron with a funny saying, gourmet barbeque sauce, basting brushes and maybe some cool gadgets to use on the grill.
Sarah Mangee - Harvest Moon Baskets