Blooming Good Baby Gift Baskets

The ability to Create Your Own Baby Gift Basket was always popular amongst our customers, however I think Lynne has gotten so good at designing them now that many people are happy to select one we’ve already created when it’s a straightforward basket of baby goods. What is interesting however is the rise in orders of hampers & gift baskets for new parents, which don’t include as much, if anything, for…

July 21, 2017
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Hospital Gift: More Than Just Grapes

July 20, 2017

When you think of a Get Well Gift I think most people tend to think of grapes, flowers or a bottle of energy drink but do you know they can be so much more exciting than this? You just need to take a look at our “Get Well”gift section to see all the options you can go with, many of which involve a combination of all of the above! And what…

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July Offer 3INTO2: Free Delivery Three Days Only

July 10, 2017

We’re very excited to announce that for 3 days this week BasketsGalore will be offering FREE UK & IRELAND DELIVERY. From Midnight on Tuesday 11th July to Midnight on Thursday 13th July simply enter code 3INTO2 at the “My Basket” stage of checkout to have £7.99/€7.99 deducted from your order total, the equivalent of Express Delivery. Phonetically that code is 3, India, November, Tango, Oscar, 2. It’s not a zero…

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Competition Round Up: BasketsGalore’s May & June 2017 Winners

It’s time for another Competition round-up and we’ve got quite a few to cover starting with our Daily Dispatch Winners for both April and May 2017, across Facebook & Twitter. These lovely ladies all won a Lions Victoria  and sent us some lovely pictures when their prizes arrived, so thank you for sharing and we hope you enjoyed them. We then ran a Competition at Father’s Day for an amazing…

July 6, 2017
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Baskets Galore Customer Gifts – Gift Hampers 05.07.17

I arrived out into the warehouse just in time to nab my choice of Gift Hampers today before they had been gift wrapped. Our Gift Hampers are so full of delicious treats that they are often packed in 2 or 3 layers and so on this occasion I used Kate’s trick of picking the products off the shelves for the photo, rather than unpacking the glorious creation before us. The…

July 5, 2017
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Hen Party Gift Baskets Back With Some Fizz

June 26, 2017

We have had a little flurry of requests for Hen Party Gift Baskets lately, and it got us thinking about what makes a good gift basket for a Hen Weekend. In the past we did offer these, as after our own weddings and attending friends Hen Do’s we had a bit of insight into what would work well. As our Gift Baskets Categories got upgraded over the years these Hen…

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Gift Delivery Changes No Problem For BasketsGalore

May 12, 2017

Gift Delivery Process Now you may think that we have it a bit easier here in the office, as we get to sit at our desks while the warehouse are busily at work packing baskets. But, there are sometimes occasions when we too have to dash about. This is generally for a last minute, rush out order or if a customer needs to change the gift delivery address etc. It…

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Birthday Gift For Fabulous Fiancée

We were contacted a few weeks ago by a gentleman named Adrian, as he had been looking through the gift baskets on our website for a birthday gift for his fiancée. He sent us a list of all the items he liked and wondered could he combine them into a customised gift basket. This of course is no problem at all, and we were happy to help by sending Adrian a customised…

May 12, 2017
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Competition Round Up: BasketsGalore’s Latest ‘Spring’ Winners

The Spring Time at BasketsGalore is a very busy period for us, as there are quite a few occasions/holidays in quick succession and so we usually run extra competitions during these periods too. We thought we’d update you with our latest Daily Dispatch, Mother’s Day and Easter Competition Winners. March 2017 Daily Dispatch Winners March saw Natalie and Carl being selected as our “Daily Dispatch” competition winners on Facebook &…

May 11, 2017
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Black Velvet If You Please | Cocktail Recipe Gift Baskets

Back in March we were contacted by a PR Company in Dublin who wished to send some customised hampers to clients in the UK/Europe for St.Patrick’s Day. They wished to send the ingredients for a “Black Velvet” cocktail in a hamper/gift basket to mark the occasion to clients in Germany and London. This wasn’t the first time we had been approached to create such a gift basket, and so we knew what…

May 11, 2017
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Get Well Wishes For More Than A Colleague

Get Well Gift Baskets are an extremely popular alternative to bouquets of flowers as they are both thoughtful and practical, and there are also LOTS of variants available. Well at BG there are! Most people tend to favour fresh fruit as it is healthy and easy to eat if you are feeling under the weather. Although sometimes a get well gift can be for someone with an injury rather than an…

May 8, 2017
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Italian Themed Wedding Gift Basket Request

We are always happy to help create the perfect gift basket, and so sometimes this involves sourcing special request products outside of our normal stock. A few months ago Kaitlyn, in the United States got in touch as she was unable to attend her friend’s wedding, but still wanted to send them a gift. She was hoping to create a custom basket with Prosecco and Campari or Aperol because they got…

May 5, 2017
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