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Gourmet Baskets for the Melbourne Winter

We are currently in the midst of Melbourne’s coldest winter in thirty-six years! It’s not all bad though. It’s a great time for catching up with friends around the fireplace and enjoying the finer things in life such as wine, great company, good food, and even more wine. At Gift Baskets Direct we understand t

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Father’s Day gift ideas for the sophisticated Dad

Dad’s, husbands, grandfathers, when Father’s Day rolls around aren’t always easy to buy gifts for. So, how do you find a gift for the sophisticated Dad? Giving a gift to say *I love you* or *thank you* isgreat, but you’ll always gain some extra *brownie points* when you give a special gift hamper on Father’s

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Gifts for the Winter Birthdays

When wintertime springs up, for some reason there a ridiculous amount of people having birthdays. And all these birthdays coming up are going to need presents. This can be a tedious and frustrating experience. Trying to find a gift that is meaningful and personalised is hard. So why not take the guesswork out it and

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Gift Basket’s for Dad this Father’s Day

Father’s Day is upon us and it is time to start thinking about what to get the man that has taught you so much. From teaching you how to ride and also teaching you how to treat a lady. Father’s Day is also a time to show your dad some appreciation for remaining patient and

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Gift Baskets that Showcase the Australian Lifestyle

The Australian lifestyle is represented by good food, good weather, barbeques, beaches and let’s not forget to mention a beverage or two. The characteristics of the quintessential Aussie is to enjoy these aforementioned things as well as being caring, passionate and generous. So why not say thank you to that special Aussie family, friend or

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Engagement Gift Ideas for Your Boss

You’ve just heard the news: your boss is getting married! Whether you’ve been invited to the wedding or not, it’s a good idea to send a gift. Most importantly, it’s a thoughtful gesture for someone you work with. But from a professional standpoint you also don’t want to end up being the only person in

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Gift Baskets That Scream Luxury

Luxury doesn’t necessarily need a high-end price tag. It just needs superior quality, careful selection, and impressive packaging. Here at Gift Baskets Direct, we have a wide selection of top-shelf gifts for every budget while still making your recipient feel pampered and treasured. Our gift concierges have curated a series of luxury gift baskets in

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Wedding Gifts for the Melbourne Bride

Buying wedding presents for the blushing is bride is hard. She either already has everything a girl could need or she will be receiving lots of presents from other guests and it’s hard to get something unique that will stand out from the crowd. You definitely don’t want to be one of those people who

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Gift Baskets for That Fussy Friend

We all have that one friend that seems impossible to please. It might be that their tastes are somewhat finicky, or maybe they just like unusual flavours that are challenging to find. It might even be that you’ve been friends forever, but you’ve never had the type of interaction where you could discover what they

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Our Favourite Corporate Hampers

There are certain times throughout the year when you’ll find it necessary to buy and send a corporate gift. This could be a gift for a new client, to thank your client for their business, a gift to reward or recognise an employee – the list goes on. Of course, if you give someone t

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For Gourmet Taste Buds

Gifting a foodie should be easy. You can take them to their favourite restaurant or fast food place. Ask their family or significant other, if you don’t already know it. Alternatively, Google the trendiest food joint or festival and buy tickets or reservations as appropriate. Just be sure to keep an eye on their food

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Our Favourite Cheese Hampers

Cheese hampers are the ideal gift for any occasion. After all who doesn’t like cheese?! Whether it’s Mothers Day gift hamper or a congratulatory present for someone giving birth – a hamper full of goodies is always a welcome surprise. Watching the receiver’s eyes light up as they dig through the hamper, amazed at t

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Mother’s Day Gifts for Melbourne Mums

Busy Melbourne mums deserve a treat this Mother’s Day. Why? Being a Mum in the city can be hard work. Chasing around and picking up after children, taking them to sports or music practice, and then still find the time to manage and maintain a household. I’m exhausted just thinking about it. But not to

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Mother’s Day Gifts for Your Team

Being a mother is arguably one of the hardest jobs on the planet. Running around ensuring your children are happy and satisfied is hard work and can often leave you feeling under appreciated. Mother’s Day is an excellent day for celebrating and recognizing all the blood, sweat and tears that come along with this labor

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Mother’s Day gifts ideas for your boss

You’re probably surrounded by mums, whether it’s your partner, your sister, your colleagues, or even your boss. Shopping for your mum and the women in your life might be a little easier, because you have intimate relationships with them, so you’re fairly familiar with their tastes and preferences. Buying for the boss might be a

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Deluxe gift options for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day seems to be *fast approaching* – the second Sunday in May. This year spoil your mum, do something different, whether you can be there on the day in person or not, a gift basket is a great way to show you love your mum, you think about her, you care and most importantly

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Our favourite Mother’s Day gift hampers

It’s that time of year when you buy something special for your mum – or the mother of your children. How much thought have you put into it? We can probably help you out with that. Here at Gift Baskets Direct, we have carefully curated mummy-friendly packages that will delight her. You can pick something

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Easter Gifts for her

Almost everyone gives out gifts during Christmas, but Easter presents are becoming popular too. It makes sense because, in many parts of the world, Easter marks the onset of spring. It’s a time when everything comes back to life after being blanketed in snow during the winter. Although modern-day Easter is associated with Christianity and

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Mother’s Day gift ideas

We cherish our mum’s, and on Mother’s Day, we want to make our mum’s smile and feel loved and appreciated. There are so many different mum’s out there, from mum’s who love to cook, to mum’s who love doing a little D.I.Y. Wherever your mum is and whatever her personality is, whatever hobbies she likes,

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Pamper Her This Easter

Shopping for the special lady in your life doesn’t have to be difficult. Start with our complimentary gift card so that she can pick herself something pretty without paying the bill. Then look for the right combination of wine and chocolate. Pour some Easter sparkles Depending on how your work situation is set up, Easter

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Romantic Gifts for Her

Gift Baskets Direct offers various gift baskets for your lady love. Whether she’s a crush you’re trying to know a little better or the mother of your children, we have something for her. You might argue that ‘romance’ is relative, but it’s generally accepted that chocolate, flowers, and jewellery are universal tokens of amorous intent.

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Pamper Her with Gift Hamper

Help that special lady in your life to relax and send her a beautiful gift basket. A gift basket is a great way to remind her that she is special, and she deserves some time to relax and unwind while you celebrate the day together. When she receives that lovely gift basket she’ll know you

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Romantic Gift Ideas for Him

While you can make him a sumptuous dinner laden with culinary aphrodisiacs (anything with oysters, nuts, and watermelons should work well) to surprise your man with some romance, maybe you already cook dinner most nights, so it’s not that big of a deal! If you are the woman who rarely cooks, then the meal w

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Our Favourite Wedding Anniversary Gifts for 2018

The wedding industry is massive, but for many people, an anniversary isn’t a commercial affair. It’s a chance to celebrate the love between two people. So whether you’re shopping for your spouse, your grandparents, or your boss, it helps to put some thought into it. You might use commercial cues to guide you. For example,

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Easter Basket Gift Ideas

Easter is right around the corner, and it’s time to start thinking of how to fill up those baskets with treats to delight. But the fun of Easter baskets doesn’t have to end when you’re no longer a kid – adults can also exchange Easter baskets and gifts, with a more grown-up twist of course.

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Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas for The Woman That Needs to Relax

The one date that every husband should get right is the wedding anniversary. It’s the day you declared your never ending love to each other. And on this day the perfect gift must be given. Every woman loves to relax, and a few of them could use a gift that will ain in getting them

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Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas for Him

Well, ladies – another year, another anniversary! Celebrating your wedding anniversary with the man of your dreams is an infinitely special occasion. But how do you select a gift each year that reflects your undying love for him, while trying to be creative and exciting with your choices? Gift Baskets Direct understands that it can

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Christmas Gift Baskets for The Whole Family

Gift hampers are the perfect gift this Christmas. It’s the time of year when we give the most gifts to people, and selecting the right present, for the right person, can, and is always challenging. This is made even *worse* when people are very picky or just always seem to be unappreciative. The good news

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Wine and Chocolate Christmas Gift Ideas

Some of the most popular gifts to give at Christmas are wine and chocolate because, well – what’s not to love? It’s the perfect combination. So why not get creative with this classic gift by surprising your loved ones with a generous wine and chocolate hamper this year. You’ll be surprised how much time and

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Some Quirky Gift Baskets for Him This Christmas

Now that Christmas is almost upon us, we have those wild thoughts cropping up in our heads regarding gifts. First of all, you will think, “Oh I want to get him something this Christmas that is going to blow his mind!”. But then, after trying to come up with ideas for a week or so,

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