A gift basket is the perfect way to take your holiday gift-gifting game to the next level — by assembling a thoughtful mix of items, you can create a true experience for anyone on your list. From baskets full of self-care essentials for gifts to gather up for a special holiday bundle for your mom, here are a few choice items to bulk up your Christmas gift baskets this festive season.
Watercolour palette for an aspiring artist’s basket
Prima Marketing Prima Confections Vintage Pastel Watercolors, Amazon, $34.
A filter-in-a-bottle for your makeup-loving sis
E.L.F. Cosmetics Halo Glow Liquid Filter, Shoppers Drug Mart, $18.
A hair-care advent calendar for a relaxing-season basket
Auria Seven Days of Hair Care, Indigo, $45.
Coffee ornament for a caffeinated basket
Oui Holiday Monogram Ornament "C", Indigo, $10.
Light-up a new-dog-parent basket
LED Dog Leash, Amazon, $34.
A cocktail shaker for a thirsty basket
Cocktail Shaker, Amazon, $41.
Hidden message candle for a crush-worthy basket
Light My Fire Hidden Message Mini Candle, Indigo, $16.
Resistance bangles for a strength-building basket
Bala Wearable Weights Set, Indigo, $65.
Ring holders for a blinged-out basket
Umbra Anigram Animal Ring Holder 3-Pack, Amazon, $2.
A classy bookmark for a writer’s basket
Nota Bookmark, Indigo, $10.
No-touch keys for a hands-free basket
Contactless Hook Accessory for Opening Handles, Amazon, $19.
‘Antiracist Baby’ book for a woke baby basket
Antiracist Baby Picture Book, Indigo, $12.
Roller Shaker for a baker’s basket
Roller Shaker, Indigo, $30.
Beeswax food wrap for a zero-waste basket
Abeego Beeswax Food Storage Wrap, Amazon, $18.
Nut milk-making bag for a vegan-newbie’s basket
Nut Milk Bags, Amazon, $14.
Cuticle oil for a salon-lover’s basket
Deborah Lippmann Cuticle Oil Treatment, Sephora, $26.
Purple leave-in spray for a newly blonde basket
Bumble and bumble Bb. Illuminated Blonde Purple Leave-In Spray, Sephora, $32.
Hydrating hand sanitizer for an A+ teacher’s basket
Be Sprucy Hydrating Portable Hand Sanitizer Spray 4-Pack, Amazon, $32.
Moisturizing face mask for a new-mom self-care basket
Tatcha Luminous Deep Hydration Lifting Mask, Sephora, $124.
Limited-edition lipstick for a pride-ful basket
Sephora Collection Pride #Lipstories Lipstick, Sephora, $9.