Everyone loves receiving more than one gift and if you wish to make the Christmas basket for the woman of your life special—then we have a brilliant idea at our disposal. THE GIFT BASKET. Yes, it would not only make her happy but it would be thoughtful on your end too. Moreover, you can also decide or put together a basket with a variety of materials within your budget. It is always a hit idea to shower someone with the things they are passionate about. The gift basket idea would allow you to put together an array of items to make it delightful for the recipient. Let’s take a look at these amazing ideas for the gift basket to surprise the special woman for you.
42 Best Christmas Gift Basket Ideas for Her
1. Coffee Gift Basket
Who does not like aromatic coffee of different flavours, right? I am sure your girl would appreciate a lovely assortment of coffees in a gift basket. It is one of the most likable gift baskets one can go for during the Christmas and holiday season. And I assure you, you can never go wrong with this one.
2. Tea Gift Basket
With so many flavours of herbal tea available in the market, one often prefers tea over coffee due to the less or no caffeine formula. You can easily purchase an array of tea flavors or gift tea tins and assort them nicely in a gift basket decorated with ribbons and papers.
3. Cookies Gift Basket
Cookies are really special, don’t you agree? And there are so many varieties as well—for example, chocolate chip, peanut butter, strawberry, keto cookies, and the list could on forever. All you have to do is make an assortment of cookies making materials and git them this holiday season for your girl.
4. Cake Gift Basket
During the Christmas season, a lot of us try our hand at making cakes. If you can gift your girl a basket full of cake making accessories to help her prepare a delicious cake for the season. Apart from that, you can also make a basket full of muffins which are already prepared and give them for the holidays. Either way, both ideas are perfect for the season.
5. Chocolate Gift Basket
Chocolate is one thing everybody loves and therefore, you can never go wrong which a chocolate gift basket as well. To make this, you can pick up her favorite chocolates from the store or buy an already customized chocolate gift basket during the holiday season. Make sure to decorate it with red ribbons and small flowers.
6. Candy Gift Basket
Christmas and the holiday season is the perfect time to give someone a candy gift basket. The thing with candy is, it is age-appropriate for everyone. It would also allow you to decorate it the way you want. For a little thoughtful touch, add a small soft toy into the basket.
7. Skincare Gift Basket
Skincare products are easily available in the market to help you assort everything in a customized gift basket. If you are well aware of the skincare products your girl uses, you can buy everything in small size and make one gift her for Christmas. Otherwise, you can also opt for the available ones in the market.
8. Haircare Gift Basket
Just like skincare, a haircare gift basket can also be made and gifted for the Christmas season. Make sure you include hair oil, shampoo, conditioner, serum, hair mask other hair care products that you have seen her use. You can also add a small comb and scrunchie for a cute touch. We assure you that she is going to love this.
9. Makeup Gift Basket
Which girl does not love a makeup gift basket? It would surely be one amazing surprise for her to receive this gift from you. For the makeup products, you can opt to include lipstick, eyeliner, eyeshadow, lip balm or highlighters. There is no dearth of makeup products and therefore you will not have a problem picking too many.
10. Books Gift Basket
If your girl is a bookaholic, then you can pick some of the books of her favorite genre. This is not only a thoughtful and fun gift but also shows that you happily take interest in her life. Make sure you pick up the books that she has added to her bucket list.
11. Scarf Gift Basket
For winter, we all need a scarf for the outfit. And since we would be going out for parties a lot, we would need a variety of scarves. So, you can gift your girl a bundle of different scarves which would be an ideal accessory for the winter season. Make sure you decorate the basket beautifully.
12. Beach Gift Basket
There are some beach necessary items that one would need for a small vacation. Therefore, you can try and pick sunglasses, scarves, sunscreen, flip flops, and all other necessary items that one can use for the beach holiday. We are absolutely certain that your girl would thank you for such a thoughtful assortment.
13. Winter Gift Basket
Winter is the season where one loves to snuggle and drink hot cocoa. Before you can make a lovely do it yourself gift basket with various winter items like a small banquet, a good romantic book, coffee mug, and aromatic candles. You can also add any other item she prefers for the winter season.
14. Handmade Soap Gift Basket
Nowadays handmade soap is quite popular among women because these are chemical-free and hence, do not harm the skin. Apart from that, these handmade soaps emit a lovely aroma when essential oils like lemongrass, lavender, Rosemary, and other products are added to it. Make these soaps with cocoa butter so that these feel moisturizing.
15. Gourmet Gift Basket
Who doesn’t love a Gourmet Gift basket? This is the ultimate gift basket that is easily available in the market and will not put a big dent in your pocket. There are so many varieties available in every brand that you will be spoilt for choice. Also, this is an ideal gift basket idea when you don’t have time to customize things yourself.
16. Holiday Nuts Gift Basket
There are so many people who are fond of nuts and dry fruits. Therefore, you can create a customized basket full of nuts and dry fruits for the woman of your life. These are not only nutritious but extremely tasty for the holiday season and quite enjoyable with hot cocoa, tea, coffee, and other beverages.
17. Home Spa Gift Basket
We are pretty sure that your girl would appreciate a lovely home spa kit to pamper herself with during the cold, winter season. It is an ideal time to experience the luxury and lavishness of a good feet or body massage with aromatic products. You can either pick the gift basket or kits available in the market or put together the products that would suit her the best.
18. Fruit Basket Gift Basket
A lot of people are opting for a fruit diet or want to incorporate a variety of fruits rich in vitamins for their skin and hair. Therefore, this holiday season, do something different and gift your loved one a fruit basket full of exotic and nutritious fruits that would indulge their taste buds.
19. Spanish Fiesta Classic Gift Basket
If your girl loves Spanish foods, then gifting her a Spanish fiesta classic gift basket would be a perfect choice. You can include a variety of cheese, Authentic Serrano, Manchego, chocolate bar and other culinary delights.
20. Wine Gift Basket
Wine is a common but definitely an exquisite choice for a gift basket. You can either make an assortment of wine bottles, or you can also opt for a wine glass and any particular wine she is fond of.
21. Pancake Gift Basket
Pancake is everyone’s favorite item for breakfast on Christmas morning. You can customize a gift basket full of pancake ingredients and syrups to make a cool personalized gift basket for your woman.
22. Pasta Lover Gift Basket
Just like pancakes, pasta is also a household dish that is enjoyed in so many ways. Therefore, make an assorted list of products that could be used to make pasta as well as the pasta sauce.
23. Bloody Mary Gift Basket
A Bloody Mary is a cocktail, often loved by so many people, and is quite popular during the holiday season. It is made with vodka, tomato juice, and combinations of other spices and flavorings including Worcestershire sauce, hot sauces, garlic, herbs, horseradish, celery, olives, salt, black pepper, lemon juice, lime juice, and salt. Therefore you can give these in the gift basket.
24. Hot Chocolate Gift Basket
All you need are powdered drinking chocolate or sweetened cocoa, milk powder, and marshmallows to prepare a lovely gift basket for Hot Chocolate.
25. Cheese Basket
A proper cheese basket is something we couldn’t miss including in our Christmas gift basket ideas for her. Add a healthy variety of cheese in the basket and believe me, there are scores of options to choose from. Don’t just include cheese, but also accouterments that should be present to enjoy cheese. You can even include a cheese board and cheese knives to go with it. And for the finishing touch, add a hand-written menu card so that people know what kind of delicacies they are up for.
26. Gardener’s Gift Basket:
If she happens to have a green thumb, surprise her this Christmas by presenting this very thoughtful gardener’s gift basket. The basket should include all the supplies needed for gardening housed in a planter box. If you want, you can even include a couple of succulents or seeds to help her grow new plants. Apart from this, you can include a pair of gardening gloves, hand cultivator, trowel, twine, plant mister, and even a gardening book to help her grow in her hobby.
27. Pedicure Gift Basket:
Since the article is about Christmas gift baskets for women, we decided to feature a very appropriate pedicure gift basket idea for you. We loved the idea of including the contents of the basket in a fluffy slipper instead of regular baskets. This is what we call staying true to the theme. As for the content, you can go for nail filer and cuticle set, a foot cream, a sparkly nail polish and nail polish remover, foot filer, and cuticle oil. Do not forget to include holiday-themed tags with the basket.
28. Slow Cooker Gift Basket
Now, this is what we call a wholesome Christmas gift basket. And full marks for the idea of using a slow cooker instead of the basket. It’s another wonderful option for those who’ve just moved into a new house or just got married. The slow cooker in itself is enough, but since you have to present it as a basket, fill it with useful goodies, such as cloth napkins, a recipe book, a few ingredient packets, and a bottle of wine.
29. Sleepover Basket:
Holidays are the perfect time for young girls to sleepover at a friend’s place. So if your friend is organizing one, make the hostess feel special by giving her this sleepover basket. Since you’ll be presenting it to a girl, try to make the basket a bit colorful, as shown in the picture. Then fill the basket with sleepover mad libs, snacks, nail polishes to make the night more fun, magazines, eye mask, face mask, a chick flick movie, a washable hair dye if it’s not too scandalous.
30. Nothing Bundt Adorable Baker’s Gift Basket
This is such a creative Christmas gift basket idea for someone who’s contemplating getting into the bakery business or is celebrating her first Christmas at her new home. The gift requires a Bundt pan for the basket and is filled with dishcloths, dish towels, kitchen utensils, measuring cups, and a mason jar, which is filled with cake mix. If you want, you can fill it with everything related to baking, but just ensure that you follow the color theme, as this blogger has done.
31. Christmas” Elf” Movie Night Gift Basket
Make her Christmas movie night even better by presenting her with this outstanding ‘Elf’ movie night gift basket. Get a festive-themed basket or cover a basket with red and white cloth and fill it with coca-cola, candy canes jelly beans, spaghetti, candy corn candies, syrup, and Elf movie CD. You can even include Lite Brite and Etch a Sketch if you want.
32. A Box Of Sunshine Gift Basket
Brighten her day with this lovely Box of Sunshine gift basket. Why is it called a box of sunshine? Because everything added to it is yellow. So when you’re out shopping for the basket, look for everything that’s yellow in color. Don’t forget to include the same colored mug or cutlery with the basket. If you want, you can pick any other color theme. For example, you can go for red and white or red and green for a Christmas themed basket.
33. Family Sundae Gift Basket
A family sundae gift basket will make the holidays even more fun for the recipient and the kids. To make this basket, you first need to line the basket with a colorful cloth or tissue paper and then fill it up with ice cream toppings, such as Hershey’s syrup in different flavors, candy toppings, ice cream cups and cones, sprinkles, M&Ms, ice cream scoop, and mini spoons. It isn’t even a very expensive Christmas gift basket idea, so that’s another plus.
34. Neighbor Gift Basket
This has to be the perfect Christmas gift basket for the neighbors. Since cookies are absolutely staple to Christmas, the neighbors can definitely make use of a cookie themed gift basket. So fill the basket with either store-bought or handmade dough, along with other essentials, such as whipped frosting, cookie cutters, measuring spoons, and some toppings.
35. Christmas Breakfast Hostess Gift
If you’ve been invited to a Christmas breakfast by someone, you can consider taking this entire Christmas breakfast basket for the hostess. And it’s fairly easy to put it together. Just purchase some breakfast essentials, such as pancake mix, pancake syrup, berries, jam, and put it in a wooden box, along with a pan, kitchen towel, and even utensils, if you like.
36. Family Game Night Basket
The idea just keeps getting better and better. Games are such an important part of the holidays, so giving them a basket like this one will only make things even more fun for them. In a lined basket or box, put a movie of your choice, along with a couple of family-friendly games. What’s a game night without snacks? So make sure to include mini chocolates, drinks mix, and a popcorn bag as well.
37. Gamer Gift Basket
If you think only guys are into video games, you really need to think again. Even girls are as much into games as boys, just that it’s not advertised or marketed much. Anyway, if your friend is a gamer, you can consider gifting her a gamer gift basket this Christmas. It might sound expensive, but believe us, it isn’t. Some options for the content include a couple of game CDs, some batteries for the controllers, a game gift card, and a few snack items, such as their favorite drink and chips. Don’t forget to print out an adorable gift tag to go with the basket.
38. New Year Gift Basket
How about giving her an advance New Year gift in the form of this elegant gift basket? It will make them look forward to the new year with even more zest and enthusiasm. So wrap a basket in a festive-themed paper, line it with another bright cloth or paper, and fill it with a bottle a wine, a couple of wine glasses, a few chocolates, and of course, a calendar. Don’t forget to attach a Happy New Year note to it.
39. Tea Basket:
If she prefers coffee over tea, she’ll definitely appreciate you giving her this thoughtful tea basket. There are a lot of things you can consider adding to a tea basket, such as different types of tea samples, preferably from around the world, a tiny teapot, some biscuits or wafers, and handmade notes. Dress the basket with a ribbon or twine and it’s ready for gifting. If you want, you can cover it completely with cellophane too.
40. Christmas Snack Basket:
Winters make us hungrier than ever, and it’s a fact. So have her munching throughout the holidays by gifting her a scrumptious Christmas snack basket. You can fill the basket with some really indulging snacks, such as caramel popcorn, different types of cookies, hot chocolate mix, chocolates, peppermint, candy canes, and more. To make the basket look festive, wrap it with a red and white bow.
41. Hostess Gift Basket:
This is such a wonderful way to show that you care for our hostess. We all know how tiring it can get for the hostess to organize a Christmas party for everyone. And now that she’s done with it, it’s time for her to put her feet up and relax. This basket includes everything she needs to relax her feet, such as a foot scrub, heel repair cream, a loofah, nail polish, and a brush. Feel free to customize it any way you like. For instance, you can include different types of essential oils, bathing oil, bathing bombs, and more.
42. Oven Mitt Gift Basket:
This one is similar to the Bundt pan basket, except that it uses a mitt instead of the oven. The mitt is then filled with different types of baking spoons and utensils and then finished with a cute gift tag. If you want, you can even include a food thermometer and measuring cups in it. This Christmas gift basket idea is easy, fun, and relatively inexpensive.
These are some of the great ideas for a gift basket assortment that you can easily try for the Christmas and holiday season. Let us know in the comments section below the gift basket you would be picking up for your girl.