With so many goodies on the market at Christmas time it can be hard finding that one perfect present. A personalized Christmas hamper can be just the answer! We’ve got everything you’ll need to make your own hamper and some great Christmas gift ideas for how to give your hamper its own personality.
It couldn’t be simpler to make your own gift hamper with our super handy hamper baskets and accessories. If you’re a novice to hamper making, try starting out with our hamper accessory pack and one of our stylish baskets for everything you could need. For smaller gifts, how about getting even more creative and using a glass container or large storage jar and decorate with festive ribbons and tags to give a unique gift they’ll love.
Once you’ve got your basket or container, all that’s left to do is pick the perfect presents to fill it! We’ve pulled together some of our best gift ideas for hampers to cover a range of different personalities:
The green-fingered gardener
We all know a person who’s most at home when they’re covered in soil and outside in the garden. Here’s our list of must-have gifts for gardeners that’ll look perfect when combined together in a beautiful hamper;
- Recipe book (perfect for deciding what to do with all their veggies) – £4
- Wilko bypass secateurs gift box – £5
- Garden adult colouring book – £1.50
- Kitchen herb pot set – £7
- Ceramic amaryllis pot – £5
For more garden gifting inspiration, shop our full garden range at wilko.com
Got a friend or relative who’s a bit of a twitcher? Make them smile on Christmas morning with a hamper packed with goodies that’ll bring the birds flocking!
For more inspiration, shop our full wild bird range at wilko.com
The brilliant baker
We’ve got everything you need to make the Bake Off fanatic in your life happy this Christmas! From the essential wooden spoons, oven gloves and cupcake cases to gorgeous accessories that make baking a dream, we have some perfect gift ideas for those who like to spend time in the kitchen. You could even swap out the hamper basket by filling a large mixing bowl with baking goodies!
For a real creative and beautiful touch to your hamper use an oven glove to display baking essentials:
- Wilko wooden spoon – 35p
- Gingerbread men cutters (set of 3) – £1.50
- Whisk – £3
- Rolling pin – from £1
And fill the rest of your hamper with gorgeous baking must-haves;
The pampered pet
Don’t forget your pet this Christmas! We’ve got a great range of pet gifts, especially for cats and dogs. Your pets will be licking their lips at the thought of biscuits, toys, or even a new collar and lead! And, how about trying this hamper perfect for pooches;
- Turkey and sage chewy dog sticks – 80p
- Choc orange mini dog treats – £1
- Turkey and game dog sticks – £1
- Bell rope dog toy – £2
- Gingerbread man rope dog toy – £4
- Dog treat gift card – £2
Find the perfect presents for your best furry, feathered or scaly friend in our pet range at wilko.com
The TV and sofa addict
During the colder months, who doesn’t love snuggling up on the sofa in front of the perfect movie or TV box set? Fill a hamper with these essential Movie Night treats and throw in a DVD of the movie or show they’re dying to see to make it the best night in ever!
The beauty queen
This hamper idea is perfect for those who love looking their best and follow all the latest hints and tips from vloggers around the world. Our make-up brushes and nail polish make for gorgeous gifts – pop a few in our cosmetic storage jar for an easy but thoughtful gift!
You can also fill it to the brim with gorgeous make-up accessories and gifts;
For even more inspiration, shop our full cosmetics and beauty range at wilko.com
The crafty creative
If you’re buying for the creative type, we’ve got everything you need to make them the perfect gift hamper. Check out our knitting and sewing departments as well as our art store and paper craft section online.
The tea lover
If you know someone who can’t get through the day without a brew, then for a treat they’ll love you for, pick out a couple of gorgeous new mugs, a teapot and coasters, and pop them in a hamper along with a selection of fancy teas. We think they’ll adore;
- Large butterfly mug – £4
- Reactive glazed mug – £2
- Copper-effect tea pot with infuser – £15
- Heart slate coasters (set of 4) – £3
Find the perfect teapot and mugs to suit their personality in our full range at wilko.com
For those who appreciate good-quality home produce, surprise them with a hamper full of edible homemade Christmas gifts, such as jams, Christmas cake and cookies.
We’ve got a great selection of recipes, and Kilner jars are perfect for storing jams, pickles and homemade autumn drinks such as sloe gin. After you’ve mastered the art of preserving with the help of all our jars and accessories, just add a pretty label and some ribbon!
For even more gift ideas, shop our full Christmas range at wilko.com
What hamper would you most like to receive, or do you have another cracking idea for your own personalised hamper? We’d love to hear. Drop us a line or show us your hampers on Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram or Twitter