DIY Gourmet Holiday Gift Baskets

Looking for gift ideas for those hard-to-shop-for people on your list? Wrap their favorite treats in a basket, download and print one of our handy gift tags then wrap it all in a bow. It's easy, personal and sure to be a hit.

Photo By: Rennai Hoefer ©Ten22 Studio

Photo By: Rennai Hoefer ©Ten22 Studio

Photo By: Rennai Hoefer ©Ten22 Studio

Photo By: Rennai Hoefer ©Ten22 Studio

Photo By: Rennai Hoefer ©Ten22 Studio

Photo By: Rennai Hoefer ©Ten22 Studio | Rennai Hoefer 2014

Photo By: Rennai Hoefer ©Ten22 Studio | Rennai Hoefer 2014

Photo By: Rennai Hoefer ©Ten22 Studio

Hot Chocolate

What better way to celebrate the holidays than with a mug of steamy hot chocolate? Whether it is to warm up after a day of winter activities or to take along as you view the holiday lights, hot chocolate is a holiday must. Mugs, paper to-go cups, yummy varieties of hot chocolate, marshmallows, candy canes and stir sticks are perfect items to include in this gift basket. Add this cute printable tag and ribbon to add a festive touch.

Cookie Dough

Baking cookies is always a fun holiday tradition. Make it easy for friends and neighbors by giving them a basket full of everything they need to make cookies at home. Include your favorite cookie dough flavors (no need to share your secret recipe), cookie cutters, holiday sprinkles, a cookie scoop and baking essentials like a cookie sheet, cooling rack, spatula and oven mitt. Place all items in a cute mixing bowl and add a bow and cute labels to complete.


This holiday basket is overflowing with items for the coffee lovers in your life. Classic coffee mugs are a must to include, but a fresh idea is to add disposable coffee cups with lids for coffee on the go. Be sure to include your favorite coffee beans, mini creamers, sugar or sugar cubes and a sweet treat like homemade biscotti. Unique items like coffee-flavored soda and chocolate covered espresso beans are fun additions. Wrap with ribbon and print our holiday labels for the perfect finishing touch.


This gift is brimming with an assortment of wine accessories and of course, a favorite bottle of wine. Add pretty stemware, a wine pourer, wine charms, and a unique wine stopper to complete the basket. Add our "cheers" printable gift tag to the wine bottle for the perfect finishing touch.

Tea Tray

This tray is perfect for any tea lover. Start with a nice tray and fill with favorite tea flavors. A classic ceramic tea set is a beautiful addition to this gift idea. Don’t forget to add honey, sugar and cream along with treat perfect for an afternoon tea. Add a tea towel and a simple holiday gift tag for a decorative touch.

Italian Dinner

After a day of holiday shopping who wouldn’t LOVE to have a delicious dinner dropped off? This basket idea provides just that. Fill a classic pasta bowl with all of the fixings for a fine Italian dinner including specialty pasta, delicious sauce, fresh parmesan cheese. Add a loaf of freshly baked bread and dinner is served. Download the adorable gift tag.


This gift idea is perfect for surprising a friend, or to bring as a hostess gift to a holiday party. Gather a collection of open-and-serve items like gourmet dips, salami, olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Include a little sweetness, a little spice and a little salty, and there is something for everyone. Include small tapas plates and dipping bowls. Books in the theme of the basket are always a nice touch.


Have a friend who loves to bake? Put together this holiday cupcake baking kit and he/she will thank you later! This kit includes the essentials needed for creating adorable cupcakes. Start with a few cupcake baking basics like a cupcake pan and liners. Add your favorite cake mix (don't forget to include the recipe), along with tubs of frosting and decorative sprinkles. For professional looking cupcakes, include disposable icing bags and frosting tips for creating the perfect swirl. Add the finishing touches like ribbon and printable labels and tags.

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