Gift Basket Containers


Here is a compiled list of containers that can can be used for gift baskets. Keep your eyes open as you go to yard sales and thrift stores!

Container ideas to be used for any theme:

  • Wicker baskets
  • Nested boxes
  • Plastic Sand Pail/Bucket
  • Wire basket
  • Hat (Top Hat, New Years Hat, Cowboy hat, etc.)
  • Keepsake Hatbox
  • Boot (Great for hikers, or those outdoorsy type, lol)
  • Gift bag
  • Grill grate (campers, BBQers, etc…)
  • Bassinet or Buggy (babies, baby showers, etc.)
  • Coffee Mugs
  • Kitchen Pot
  • Mixing Bowl
  • Wooden Crate
  • Garden Watering Can (with a large top opening)
  • Bushel Basket
  • Picnic Basket
  • Collapsable Cooler
  • Laundry Basket
  • Paint Bucket (FDA approved is contents is for food)
  • Photo box
  • Scrapbook Album
  • Wagon
  • Treasure Chest
  • Larger plastic toy
  • Ice Bucket or any other bucket that can be coordinated to a specific theme

Use creativity in choosing your container for your Gift Basket Theme. I like to purchase my containers as I need them since I don’t have a lot of storage space in my home.

(Be sure to check back, this list keeps growing!)

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