Whenever you are stumped for ideas for a suitable gift for your friend or family, gift baskets are always a good choice, as gift baskets are a great way to show off your creative flair and thoughtfulness. The great thing about gift baskets is that almost any kind of gift items can be bundled together in the gift basket which otherwise would not be convenient giving as separate gifts. There are many types of gift baskets you can choose from, such as the gourmet gift basket, holiday gift basket, baby gift basket, corporate gift basket, birthday gift basket and many more. You name an occasion and there is usually a gift basket available to fit that special occasion. Gift baskets can be designed to suit anyone's needs and styles, Take the example of a gourmet gift basket - this is a unique way to present a friend or a loved one with a delicious assortment of gourmet chocolates and nuts, coffee, tea and sweet drinks. Gourmet gift basket is not only a fun but also an affordable alternative to purchasing those individual gift items ready-made. Of course it is also quite easy designing and preparing your own gourmet gift basket. You need to give some thought to what kind of items the recipients would like and appreciate, what type of coffee, chocolates or nuts to include in the gourmet gift basket and how many of each. Ready made gourmet gift baskets nowadays usually cater to all tastes, such as gift baskets with white, red or dessert wine along with yummy cookies, crackers, and chocolates and other mouth-watering items. Of course, gourmet gift baskets are not limited in just offering the above; gourmet gift baskets can also offer such favorites as chips, smoked salmon, gourmet sausages, cheese, jelly, savory breads etc. whatever you can think of. You can even offer a ready-made meal in a surprise gourmet wine gift offering, with grilled or cooked meats, salads, casseroles, fondues, pies, pastas, desserts accompanied with wine can instantly light up your evening. You can also go for a baby gift basket, which undoubtedly will be well received by mothers or mom-to-be's. These popular baby gift baskets come with baby clothing, towels, blankets, soap and shampoo for the new baby. Of course there are many kinds of baby toys that you can also include in your baby gift basket. On special occasions such as Christmas, Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day or any other traditional holidays, you can delight your loved ones with wonderful holiday gift baskets. A holiday gift basket carries gift items that convey your best holiday wishes in the spirit of the special occasion. A gift basket of fresh flowers or sweet-smelling fruits will also be well received on any holiday by any person. Celebrate with a holiday gift basket no matter what the holiday is!