Bestselling Get Well Gift Baskets: Top 5

Get Well Gift Baskets are a very popular category of our website, and can be for a lady, gentleman or we have gender neutral options. We try to offer some more exciting/unique options including puzzles, magazines and toiletries as well as traditional fruit. Here are September’s Top 5 Get Well Gift Baskets, as ordered by you our lovely customers. 1. Boredom Buster Get Well Our Best Seller is indeed a gender…

October 9, 2017
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Halloween Gift Baskets: Frightfully Fun

Good Morning everyone, we hope you had a lovely weekend. I spotted something over the weekend which gave me some blog inspiration. Although we have been harping on a bit about Christmas approaching, there is another occasion in between which has become increasingly popular in recent years. Any guesses? Yes it’s Halloween! And this blog is going to tell you a bit about our Halloween Gift Baskets. Although Halloween has…

October 9, 2017
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Gift Baskets With A European Flavour

The schools were recently celebrating European Day Of Languages (26th September) and all the pupils were asked to dress up in traditional European costumes. There were plenty of Spanish dancers and Irish Colleens but Lynne’s daughter Katherine chose a Little Dutch Girl costume which I had made for her sister a couple of years ago.  She carried a Dutch flag made into a handbag and the little doll which inspired…

September 28, 2017
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Birthday Gift Basket Of The Month: Top 5

1. Birthday Party A fun & frivolous Birthday Basket designed to get the party started and our bestselling Birthday Gift Basket this month. Highlights include the Organic Luscombe Lemonade, Minty Milk Chocolate by Montezuma, Pop Notch Popcorn and Chocolate Fudge Cake complete with Happy Birthday Candles. Click on the image below for the full details of this Birthday Gift Basket.                    …

September 18, 2017
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September Flower Gifts By Month

When BasketsGalore first started out the idea was to be an alternative to Flower Gifts by post, and to an extent this is still true. However, in the past few years we have also embraced flowers in our own way & adopted “Flowering Plants” into our range of Floral Gift Baskets. You can see some examples here. For fresh bouquets you are never going to be able to do it…

September 18, 2017
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Christmas Hampers 2017 Coming Soon…

It’s hard to believe we’re almost half way through September already! Just out of interest I looked up how long it is until Christmas and it’s just over 100 days! We LOVE Christmas at BasketsGalore, as it’s our busiest time of year and there’s such a buzz about the place. Over the past few months we’ve been busy planning, sourcing, creating, pricing and photographing our Christmas Hampers for 2017. We’re…

September 13, 2017
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Congratulations On Your Exam Results

Last week saw the announcement of A-Level results, and today it was the turn of those receiving GCSE results. Congratulations! We hope everyone received the results they wanted/needed, but if not remember there are plenty of options so it is not the end of the world. Exams are a major part of our lives, from quite a young age and so it’s not surprising they feature amongst the times gifts…

August 24, 2017
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Welcome Gift Baskets On The Rise

August 5, 2017

If we were to ask you about some occasions you might send a gift basket or hamper for, a ‘Welcome’ gift might not feature all that highly. However, we have noticed Welcome Gift Baskets being ordered more and more frequently and even added it under Hospitality to our Occasions category a couple of years ago. A Welcome Gift Basket is generally sent as a present for 3 main occasions/reasons: A Housewarming A New Job/Client/Partner…

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Web Development Project For BasketsGalore

July 21, 2017

We love a good Summer website project here at Baskets Galore, as it’s the best time to plan, implement and monitor any changes before the really busy period of Christmas. We’re excited to announce that we’re teaming up with some Designers and a Web Development Agency this time, rather than keeping everything in-house, and so we look forward to an exciting new take on our websites based on these collaborations….

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IT’s Time To Say Goodbye

It’s always sad when we have to say “Goodbye” to someone and this time it was to Jonny in our IT Department. Although technically this is his second farewell, as last summer he finished his placement year with us and so received his leaving card back then. Only for him to stay on in a support capacity for another year, and so this June saw his second and final farewell….

July 10, 2017
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Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Gift Baskets 26.06.17

It’s all about Birthday’s it would seem, we have lots of adorable baskets for young children available. Our Birthday Gift Baskets for Children make a fun and unique Birthday surprise, we combine little treats with popular toys, books and educational games to make each basket a treasure trove for the little ones. Today’s Gift Basket is Snuggle Time Girl, it is being sent to Penny in Southsea with lots of…

June 26, 2017
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