Age does not matter – whether you are turning five, fifteen or fifty, your
birthday is always a good excuse to go out and have a good time.
Throughout the year, you would surely know someone who will celebrate his or
her birthday. Deciding on what gift to buy can be tough – especially if you
do not really know the person well.
For example, if you knew that a neighbor – who thoughtfully looks after
your pet while you are out of the house – is about to celebrate his
birthday, you may not have an idea of what gift to give as a token of
appreciation for his kindness.
If you have a co-worker who could use some cheering up on her birthday, what
gift should you give and how much should you spend?
It is pretty easy to think of a present for a close friend or a relative
because you would basically have an idea of the items that they would like
If you are having a hard time thinking of gifts for a person who is about to
celebrate his birthday, what better way is there to surprise him than by
giving out a personalized gift basket?
'Birthday Gift Baskets for Him and for Her'
Gift baskets make great gift items. If you were invited to a party and you
do not have an idea of what gift to give, just ask if the celebrant is male
or female, and you can easily put together a gift basket that would suit the
Here are some his and hers birthday gift baskets that you can wrap in a
1. That's so sweet!
An elderly aunt, a niece or a nephew, and even your snappy next-door
neighbor would certainly appreciate a basketful of sweets. Chocolate chip
cookies, candies, brownies, pretzels, candies – anything sugary and crunchy
can be included. Wrap them up with a small stuffed teddy bear or a couple of
balloons and you can send the celebrant a perfect birthday treat.
2. Romantic Dinner Basket
You can buy a bottle of good vintage wine, some cheese, dark chocolate bars
and potato crisps to make a birthday gift basket for a good lady friend. You
can even throw in the wine opener and a couple of romantic candles for good
3. Especially for you
Your best friend celebrating his or her birthday shows only the best gift
from you. If your best buddy is a coffee aficionado, throw in some cinnamon
sticks, assorted gourmet coffee beans plus a mug to make him the perfect
If your girl friend likes to knit, sew, paint or cook, make a gift basket
with the items that she can use for her hobby. A chocolate addict descriptes
nothing but the best box of dark chocolate bars, melt-in-your-mouth truffles
and a handful of candy bars.
These gift baskets can be pre-ordered, or you can put them together
yourself. Just let your imagination run wild and you will certainly come up
with wonderful gift basket ideas.
Once you have finished collecting the items that you would like to place
inside the gift basket, look for a wicker bin, tie it with ribbons and
voila, you have the perfect birthday gift to give to your loved one.