This craft makes for a cute spring or May Day basket for your kids to give to grandparents, neighbors, teachers, etc. Continue reading
Baskets that no longer fit your décor style can be recycled as gift containers.
Before piling in gifts line basket with any of the following materials:
- leftover Easter grass
- freshly picked (or silk) leaves, vines or flowers
- tape pulled from old cassettes or video tapes
- shredded newspaper, magazines, colored paper, tissue paper, fabric, greeting cards
A basket gift doesn’t need to be wrapped. If you do choose to wrap it though you can use:
- colored or clear saran wrap
- tissue paper
Tie off the wrapping with any of the items listed under RIBBON.
Tie on a GIFT TOPPER if you wish.
Are you ever stumped over what to do with the avalanche of baskets given as gift containers, how to store baskets you only use occasionally or baskets that don’t fit into your décor anymore but that you might want to use at a later date. Below are some ideas that ought to keep all those baskets out of the trashcan. Continue reading