Easter Basket Ideas

Easter Basket Ideas

Article by Charmed by Tina







Easter basket ideasWith Easter peaking around the corner, many “bunnies” often ask themselves the same question. “What am I going to give So-and-So this year?”The answer is really quite simple. Give a CHARM BASKET!Charm baskets are ideal for anyone and everyone on your Easter list and can be as unique as each person on your list or the basket can be uniquely you! The basket can be generic – perfect for anyone, or specific – designed with a specific person in mind.Easter baskets can range in price from modest to extravagant depending on your budget and/or how special the recipient is to you.Everyone ready? Let’s get a basket put together! I’ll guide you through a few “sample” baskets.Generic – Inexpensive: Perfect for the office gift exchange(Build this basket with the gift budget in mind.)Select the basket: You can select from a wide range of baskets (color, size, shape). Baskets are available at all your local department stores (like Wal-Mart, Target, Dollar stores and others) as well as most hobby stores (like Franks’, Hobby Lobby, Michael’s and others).Fill the basket: Need some ideas for co-workers?An Italian charm with a computer pictured on it.A stack of bunny Post-Its.A goofy ink pen or pencil – you know the kind that sings or sparkles or has soap and a wand to blow bubbles!Tiny picture frames for their desk.Neon colored paperclips.Any “office supply” type item would be perfect!Don’t forget the basket filler (you know – it’s the Easter grass!)Wrap the basket: Clear, colored, or decorated cellophane is available at the same places you find your basket. Place your filled basket in the center of a piece of cellophane (cut to cover the entire basket) then gather the ends over the basket handle(s) and tie with curling ribbons.Add a gift tag and you’re done!Pretty simple and almost painless!Generic – Inexpensive – Uniquely youThis gift basket is perfect for anyone on your Easter list.Select the basket – see above.Fill the basket: This basket is all about you! Include things that are special to you and/or your family. Some idea? Sure, here you go!Include Italian charms with Easter eggs, bunnies, etc.. on them.Do you make crafts? Include one in the basket (potholders that you or your kids made, ornaments that you painted, homemade placemats or finger tip towels.)Have a favorite author or singer? Put a book or CD in the basket.Have a special family tradition? Share it! Is it a special food item – include a homemade recipe card and maybe even a sample.Don’t forget the basket filler (you know – it’s the Easter grass!)Wrap the basket – see above.Add a gift tag – make this one personal!Say something like:”You are so special and dear to me (and/or my family) that I (we) wanted to share a bit of myself (ourself) with you and your family this Easter.”Specific – this is built with a particular person in mind.Select the basket – see above or to make this one extra special use a Longaberger basket!Fill the basket: This basket is all about a specific person. Custom photo charms from http://charmedbytina.com would be a perfect choice for this basket! Include things that are special to this person. Only you know this person, so I cannot offer ideas except add items that this person REALLY wants and doesn’t have or wouldn’t get for him or herself. The sky’s the limit on prices for this basket!Wrap the basket – see above.Add a gift tag – make this one personal!Still not sure you can do this? Let me help! Send an email to me through my web and I’ll give you ideas or I can build the basket for you and ship it to you!More suggestions – ideasBuild theme baskets! Got a sports fan on your list. Fill a basket with sports stuff like an Italian charm key rings with team logo charms, towels, and any team logo items will work.Coffee baskets! Know anyone that HAS to have their java? An “I love Starbucks” or coffee mug Italian charm would be ideal. Find sample packets of flavored coffees, add a mug or two and Voila! Done. Works great for tea drinkers too, just add flavored teas instead of coffee.Order Easter Italian charms and accessories for your baskets here!· http://charmedbytina.com Saving Memories, one charm at a time! Charmed by Tina! : Welcome to Charmed by Tina. Saving memories. One charm at a time! – Charm Kids Longaberger Super link Clearance Charms Blank Charms Accessories Personalized Charms Pugster Enamel Charm Laser Charm Dangle Charm Multi-link sets charmNeed help or want to order an Easter Basket?· http://charmedbytina.com Saving Memories, one charm at a time! Charmed by Tina! : Welcome to Charmed by Tina. Saving memories. One charm at a time! – Charm Kids Longaberger Super link Clearance Charms Blank Charms Accessories Personalized Charms Pugster Enamel Charm Laser Charm Dangle Charm Multi-link sets charm



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