Attending a wedding requires that you usually give the bride and groom a gift. In most cases, you can choose a gift from the couple’s registry.
However, there is always a choice ahead of you to choose to skip the registry and come up with something that is different and unique. Some great ideas for wedding gift baskets will help you out if you are in a dilemma as to what to get the new couple.
Unique Wedding Gift Basket Ideas
“Grill, Baby, Grill” Basket
If the registry has items such as tongs, kabob skewers a barbecue or anything related to it, you can choose a unique wedding basket. Line the basket with some oven mitts and add a few raw potatoes.
Top this with a few corn on the cob holders, a roll of foil, an apron and a bottle of local barbecue sauce. Add a note with a funny saying such as “Grill, Baby, Grill!”
Italian Dinner Gift Basket
The wedding registry can be a great source of information if you want to figure out whether you ought to get an Italian dinner gift basket. Look for items on the registry related to cooking pasta, a cheese grater, colander or a pasta cooker.
In this case, fill the basket with gourmet pasta sauce, a recipe for family sauce, a bottle of red wine, a set of spoon and forks, several varieties of pasta and a loaf of crusty French bread.
Make a unique garden basket filled with garden gloves for the bride and groom. Add in a variety of seed packets for flowers and vegetables. A few hand tools such as a garden shovel and a trowel could be added.
The base of the basket could be filled with small garden pebbles, which can later be used to fill small pots. Include small clay pots or even potted flowers that the couple can get started off with for their garden.
Date Night Gift Basket
Look for popcorn ceramic bowls, a blanket, a pizza stone and cutter or a popcorn popper on their registry list. This could indicate an inclination towards a date night. If this is the case, a date night gift basket could be an ideal choice.
Purchase one of the items on the list and add them to the basket along with chocolate candies in a box. Add in a set of DVDs that they might like and also add in a bottle of wine.
Pamper-Me Gift Basket
Look for items such as hand towels and bath accessories on the registry. Get a few of those items and build a “Pamer-Me” gift basket with folding two hand towels and placing them at the bottom of the basket. Add in fragrant bath salts, scented bar soaps, a loofah, a candle and a bottle of bath oil.
This is a great way in which you can give them something that they can really enjoy. Wedding gift baskets are a great way to make a special day even more special and bring a smile of warmth on the face of the bride and groom.
Choose from any of the above ideas for wedding gift baskets or come up with some of your own to make a special day even more special for a special couple. They will remember you for it for longer than you might imagine and will really make their wedding day unique.