5 Unique Christmas Baskets For 2017

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What is the simplest way to collect and wrap up so many gifts in one? A basket is definitely the answer. Along with the right-sized ribbons and plastic (or paper) wrappers on top, your gifts are safely decorated and well-kept. That is why many people also prefer Christmas baskets for every December.

However, they should not be just any ordinary-looking Christmas baskets. To make them more special for the recipients, you have to be more creative every year. Not only your gifts will be more impressive to them, but also your thoughts really count. If it is something generic and the same every year, they may still accept it gratefully – but not with the same excitement as the first time.

5 Unique Christmas baskets that you may consider for this year of 2017:

In a hurry for a Christmas shopping? Afraid that what you want might run out? No worries. These days, you can order online and there are plenty you can find. Some of these unique Christmas baskets might be suitable to your preferences or favourite styles. If not for you, probably for those you want to send them to.

  1. Let it snow, let it snow

Many people prefer the usual rattan baskets for Christmas gifts. This wooden box decorated in festive white and green will probably give you a different, fresher idea for what Christmas baskets should be like this year. Fill it with wine, chocolate, and other snacks that are perfect for a night of fine dining with wine on Christmas.

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  1. Christmas Express


Your young children, nephews, and nieces will probably love this Christmas Express basket. With the shape of an express train, there can be many gifts in each “boxcar” (alias mini baskets).

Whether they are chocolate, candy, toffee, caramel, and many more. You just name them, but make sure your little darlings do not end up with a toothache on holiday.

  1. The Ghirardelli Christmas Tower

This is more than just one of the unique Christmas baskets. This can also be your Christmas dinner decoration in the living room as you have people over. What can you put in this tower? Variations of chocolate and cookies, of course. After Christmas dinner, you and your guests can start munching these for desserts.

  1. Christmas Sweets Basket

At first, this basket looks almost like any other ordinary bucket. What makes it different and cool is the decoration. It is so colourful and festive, with a combination of red, white, green, and light brown.

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What is inside this bucket? Of course, popular treats like Rocky Mountain Cocolate Factory and many more. Feel like celebrating this Christmas with your besties? Bring this over.

  1. The multi-functional basket for coffee, tea, and cocoa

Like the sweets basket previously mentioned, this is also one of the unique Christmas baskets that can you can use again. Put coffee, tea, and cocoa in it before you give this pouch-like basket to your family or your besties. After all the gifts in it are taken out, make this festive-looking basket with laces a cute pouch.

It turns out that Christmas baskets are not always…well, baskets. These five are the examples.




5 Main Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Loved Ones In 2017

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Every time we reach the end of the year, Christmas gift has always been the trending topic. Starting from what to buy and where, everyone who celebrates it usually makes their list and plans ahead. Some prefer the traditional-style presents under the tree or inside the giant socks hanging in the living room.

Some others may prefer something non-physical. For example: taking the whole family for a holiday trip or a fancy Christmas dinner somewhere, either before or after going to the church. Whatever the choices are, shopping malls and other stores are never quiet – even since November. It is shopping time for Christmas gifts.

So, what are the best Christmas gift basket ideas for everyone? Some of the items on this list might inspire you and may not cost that much:

  1. Sweet Christmas gifts for chocoholics

Who does not like chocolate? Who says you can only give it on Valentine’s Day to your loved one? Since Christmas is always decorated in red, white, and green, let’s go festive with these box for all kinds of chocolate here. Whether it is the dipped fudge, milk chocolate, dark chocolate, Oreo cookies, and even more, bring them all. They will make your Christmas much sweeter this year…both literally and implicitly.

  1. The holiday Poinsettia basket for your Christmas
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What is a ‘poinsettia basket’? It is a botanical symbol that represents Christmas itself. It is shaped in a bushel pot cover basket. The often bright red cover captures the joyful feeling for this year-end holiday. Go grab one or more, depending on how many you need. This basket also makes a very nice, lively decoration on your dinner table when you have your family over.

  1. More sweet Christmas gifts… and it is not just chocolate

For Christmas gift this year, a basket full of different kinds of chocolate is not the only way to sweeten up this holiday season. You can add some peppermint, marshmallow covered in dark chocolate, butterscotch candy, smores crunch, and so many more.

Do not forget another type of snack always served during Christmas: gingerbread cookies. Forget your diet. Have them all with your friends and family as you please.

  1. A peppermint bouquet: a nice addition to your Christmas decoration

While many focus more on getting the Christmas trees and giant socks, let’s try something else. This peppermint bouquet will make a nice addition to your Christmas decoration. With either red miniature carnations or white alstroemeria, you can also have red and white bow. The gathering vase should also be red in order to fit the theme.

  1. Do you want to build a snowman…tower?

“Frozen” may get that song stuck to your head. Here, we are not going to go there. Instead, we have a snowman tower as one of the unique Christmas gift ideas for this year. You can fill this snowman tower with the snacks you love the most, from chocolate to candies.

One of the best Christmas gift ideas that people often forget these days is this: bringing the family together. Besides giving each other stuff, never forget to spend the actual quality time together. Because that is what makes your Christmas much more meaningful.