Make Gift Baskets for Fun or Profit!

Struggling to make your gift baskets the beautiful
creations that everyone loves, adores, and cherishes?

Then this book is for you!


Welcome to the official site for The Gift Basket Design Book, written by Shirley George Frazier, leading gift basket expert, author, demonstrator, and professional speaker.

The book is the companion to How to Start a Home-Based Gift Basket Business, the gift basket industry’s No. 1 book.

Here’s what you’ll learn in this dynamic, all-color book.

Chapter 1: Humble Beginnings, Fabulous Future: Creating a Work of Art for Every Occasion
Chapter 2: Basic Supplies: Everything You Need to Design Beautiful Baskets
Chapter 3: Preparing the Inner Basket: Two Simple Ways to Fill Your Container
Chapter 4: Basic Building Techniques: Proper Placement of Snacks and Gifts
Chapter 5: Finishing Touches: Choosing Enhancements That Bring Your Design Together
Chapter 6: Closing the Basket: Proper Wrapping for a Professional Look
Chapter 7: Popular Occasions: Making Memorable Everyday Baskets
Chapter 8: Special Themes: Expressive Designs for Good and Sad Times
Chapter 9: Celebrating Holidays: Sharing Love, Laughter, and Tradition
Chapter 10: Think Out of the Basket: Alternative Containers Challenge Your Creativity
Chapter 11: More Out-of-the-Basket Designs: Totes, Trunks, Towers, and More
Chapter 12: Quick Fixes: Don’t Get Mad, Get Creative!
Chapter 13: Designers and Their Gift Baskets, Regional Pros Share Their Inspirations

Completed Basket Designs
Appendix: Resource List
About the Author


Shirley entered the gift basket industry in 1990 when there were no books, tutorials, or anything to get her started except the desire to succeed with her own business.

She made lots of mistakes while starting but persevered and created gift baskets for the general public, entertainers, politicians, and corporations worldwide.

Shirley’s appeared on CNBC, The Food Network, New York’s Fox Channel 5, and New Jersey Network, showing gift basket styles and providing expert ideas to designers and aspiring gift basket makers.

She demonstrates techniques and shares her wisdom at seminars at gift industry trade shows and consumer shows, including in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Las Vegas, Philadelphia, and Phoenix.

Her expert opinion is featured in trade and consumer magazines, and now she makes the world of gift baskets available to you!



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