How To Make Elegant Gift Baskets : How To Organize Decorations in a Gift Basket


Hi, I’m Rachel Fish from Incredible Edibles
for Expert Village. So now that I have chosen the decorative paper that I am going to use,
I have chosen a very pretty gold color with the leaves and flowers on it. I am going to
show you how we are going to have to cut it to size. We don’t want to be too big. We don’t
want it to be too small. Basically we are going to cut it to about one and a half times
size of the basket. So you would measure one and then about another half and then you take
the paper and you take your scissors, you try to cut it as straight as you possibly
can like this. Okay. And then you take the paper and we put it in so that it will fit.
If you see it fits around the basket and we stuff it in a little bit to make sure that
again we don’t want chocolates or candies or nuts or whatever it is we are putting to
be able to fall in over here. So we try to stuff it so it fits into all off the sides
and A it’s going to look pretty, beautiful actually and B it’s going to stop the chocolates
and nuts and dried fruit that we are putting in from falling out. Now if you notice I did
leave a little bit of a over hang on all of the sides and that way when the person who
gets the basket obviously this part is going to be covered with food and they are not going
to see this part necessarily that’s hanging out on all sides they will see and it is going
to add a beautiful touch to the basket. And we will show you afterwards when we get to
that part after the food is in how to make sure right in the right place.

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Comments

  1. wow how did you get the name, i was offered to payt 300 to get my name back i have built for a very long long time, not very nice

  2. i haven't seen one pear in one of your baskets, so why take my name??????????????
    call it the beer basket, , just baskets what ever???????????????
    The Painted Pear Basket

  3. How could you steal a website name from someone who has had it forever and has established herself under that for years. Seriously??? I don't see any pear baskets anywhere.!!!! RIDICULOUS and RUDE!!!!! Let her have her name back!!!!!!!!!!

  4. I have reviewed many of your tutorials and have found some helpful hints from all from all of them.  I realize that these videos are a few years old I would still like to find out where I can get that beautiful organza fabric paper/material that you use in your gift basket. 

  5. Hi. If you want to build it yourself just google for 'woodprix' . I know you'll find good solutions for your idea.

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