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(3) More Homemade Gift Basket Ideas

More Themes to Personalized Homemade Gift Baskets  – Car Lover – Ice Cream Lover – Crafts Lover – and more!

Make gift baskets at home that people will love, adults and children alike. We have many gift basket ideas for you to adapt to Birthdays, Anniversaries, Christmas, Mother’s Day – or any special holiday or event.


Guys Overnight

Basket = Overnight Bag or Gym Bag


  • socks
  • white t-shirts
  • boxers or underwear
  • belt
  • handkerchiefs
  • cufflinks
  • after shave
  • disposable shaver
  • wallet


Rainy Day

Basket = Storage Cube or Wooden Box


  • deck of cards
  • cribbage board
  • find-a-word and/or crossword books and pencil
  • herbal tea or gourmet coffee packets
  • tea cup or coffee mug
  • Starbucks gift card
  • packaged candies or cookies


The Shopper

Basket = Fabric or Re-usable Shopping Tote


  • cushioned insoles
  • directories for local malls
  • gift cards (get a lot of small ones for different stores)
  • parking pass
  • list of babysitters or volunteers to babysit
  • coupons or current sale flyers from different stores
  • candies or power bars for energy
  • small packs of trail mix, nuts for munching


Cookie Lover

Basket = 13 x 9 Covered Baking Pan or Large Mixing Bowl


  • your favorite cookie recipes or a cook book
  • cookie cutters
  • chocolate chips
  • nuts
  • decorator icing set
  • assorted sprinkles
  • spatula
  • gift card to local book or kitchen specialty store

Goldfish Lover

Basket = Large Goldfish Bowl or Small Aquarium


  • fish food
  • aquarium gravel
  • shells or coral for fish tank
  • fish net
  • gift card for fish from local pet store
  • book about care of gold fish


Ice Cream Lover

Basket = Large Mixing Bowl


  • ice cream scoop
  • gourmet sauces
  • sprinkles
  • cones
  • maraschino cherries
  • small packs of assorted nuts
  • sundae glasses and spoons
  • gift card for local Baskin & Robbins


Car Lover

Basket = Tote Bag or Small Cooler


  • tire gauge
  • car wax
  • chamois
  • car wash coupons
  • or bottled car wash liquid soap
  • window squeegee
  • ice scraper
  • mileage log and pen
  • Starbucks gift card
  • travel mug


Diehard Craft Lover

Basket = Plastic or Acrylic Storage container


  • grape vine wreath
  • dried flowers
  • pine cones
  • hot glue gun and glue sticks
  • wreath hanger
  • ribbon


Out of State Grandparents

Basket = Square or Rectangular Basket, height about 3-4 inches


  • children’s artwork
  • gifts made by the grand children
  • framed family pictures
  • DVDs of the family
  • assorted candies or cookies
  • packets of hot chocolate, tea or coffee
  • Christmas ornament
  • Audio tape of a family greeting


Comedian / Jokester

Basket = Tote Bag


  • deck of trick cards
  • whoopee cushion
  • chattering teeth
  • joke books
  • comedy DVDs or CDs
  • gift card for local trick or gag store
  • tickets to local comedy club
  • tickets to local movie theater


Woodwork Lover

Basket = Toolbox or Storage Container


  • assorted sandpapers
  • chisels
  • router bits
  • saw blades
  • dremel tool
  • varnishes
  • brushes
  • paints
  • woodworking or project books


Computer Maniac

Basket = Toolbox or Storage Container


  • mouse pad
  • wireless mouse
  • blank CDs, DVDs
  • gift card to Office Depot or Office Max
  • covered mug
  • portable backup drive
  • flash drive, memory sticks
  • snackables such as pretzels, microwave popcorn, nuts, cookies
  • a list of your favorite web sites


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