Still a few Christmas pressies to get? Are the thoughts of wading through the crowds filling you with dread? Then fear not we are on hand to give you some top tips to create the perfect Christmas gift from the comfort of your own home – a homemade Christmas hamper full of delicious treats.
First things first, find yourself a wicker basket (you may have one from a present you have received) or alternatively a nice card box. Marks & Spencer actually have stunning DIY hamper sets which include the basket, crepe paper and labels.
Next you will need something to sit your treats on. Straw or shredded crepe paper is perfect and you can get this in most art and hobby shops.
You will also need some cellophane, string and labels to make this look really spectacular.
Now for the fun part – filling your hamper with some delicious edible treats. Alternatively you could use these great edible gifts as stocking fillers