If you know someone who finds a lot of pleasure in drinking a nice cup of tea and for a particular reason, being birthday, Christmas or any other special occasion, you need or want to get that same person a gift which he or she will never forget, then one of you best alternatives is to learn how to make a tea gift baskets and give that as a present.
Making such a gift is not hard at all. You just need to get all the necessary elements required to prepare the basket. It may come as a surprise to you, but by purchasing the individual items and then combining them to form a classy and beautiful gift basket will actually save you a considerable amount of money than if you bought the already made basket at the store. And contrary to what you may believe, making tea gift baskets won’t take you long; a few minutes will be more than enough if you have all the elements you will utilize at hand and follow carefully the instructions we detail below:
The first step is to find a basket that doesn’t cost too much money. The materials the basket should be ideally made of are either rattan or wicker. If you want to make the basket look even better you can try using cloth with different colors and patterns.
The next step is getting the crucial element that every tea gift baskets must have: the tea! So go ahead and visit your local stores in order to purchase it. Now is your chance to get a little creative. Tea comes in a very numerous variety of flavors and specimens. You can choose to make a basket that centers on a particular tea and decorate it accordingly, or maybe you prefer to use a lot of varieties like green tea, black tea, chai, oolong, etc. this last option is up to you.
Now let’s talk about the secondary elements that should form part of your basket. As the terms describes, they are not indispensable but they sure do add a lot to the final look of your basket. For this step you need to also go to your nearest store and get elements like tea cups, kettles and teapots. There are other options and your imagination and pocket are your limits. As in the previous step, you can go creative here. A useful tip is to try to personalize the tea gift baskets to the person that will get it. For example, if it’s a woman, you would choose cups with soft colors. If it were a man, elements of stronger colors would be a more suitable idea.
Finally, let’s add additional accessories to give our basket the final classy details. Here you can use things like picture frames, chocolates, perfumes, etc. This again should be considered having the recipient in mind, in order to personalize our tea gift baskets to them to make sure they like it.