Jingle bells, the sound starts coming in our ears as the Christmas countdownbegins 10, 9, 8 ….. . And it also reminds us to hurry up and speed up our Christmas preparations so that we don’t have too much work on the big day or a day before.
What to send to your loved ones on this special time of the day? A Christmas hamper gift..….? The idea is quite good as you can make hampers as per recipient need and wishes. So here we present you a simple recipe for making a beautiful, eye catching Christmas gift hamper. It consists of three simple steps.
- Selecting a Basket or Box
Take a simple cane basket or simply take the cardboard box of any product you used to buy like Milk cartons etc. Wrap it with a wrapping sheet; the best one would be of silver of Gold color to give your hamper a luxury look.
- How to fill it up:
Fill the hamper with the products as per your wish keeping a close eye on the recipient choice. Making hamper by yourself give you a lot of room to move according to you budget. You can go as high or a low as you want. You don’t have to compromise on the assorted product of market made hamper and you will be able to choose whatever you want to put in your hamper. You can make different kinds of hampers like:
I. Focus on one kind of Product range
It can be a good idea to focus on one product and make your hamper loading with its variety. These hampers also sound good if you know that the recipient like something specific like no other. The Examples of these hampers are
- Biscuits and cookies
- Cheese based products
- Fresh fruits
- Dry Fruits
II. Gifting some drinks
Sending the hampers based on drinks can be a good idea to sizzle up Christmas celebrations. One would love to enjoy your hamper on Christmas night with friends and family. The drinks can be:
- Some good wines
- Whiskies and other alcoholic bottles
- Soft drinks
- Alcohol free drinks
- Fruit Juices
III. Focus on Dietary needs
There can be some friends or family in your circle who has some health issues or they are on weight loss diet so you can make your hamper in a way that they can enjoy it with no restrictions or resistance. The examples for such people can be
- Low calories products
- Those with food allergies such as gluten intolerance
IV. Assorted hamper
The most popular kind of hampers is assorted hampers. They are more popular when you are giving a gift to the family not for individual person. So you should add one or two products for each member. The best idea is to make hamper combining the options mention above thus creating a one big hamper for a family Christmas celebrations.
- The final wrapping and message card:
Garnish this beautiful Christmas gift hamper with a big transparent bag and tie it beautifully with a ribbon and present it with a message card. Do try our simple recipe to send Christmas gift hampers UK or anywhere in the world.