DIY Gift Basket Ideas for People Who Love to Bake

Great Ideas on What to Include in Your DIY Gift Basket for Bakers!

It can be a challenge to find the perfect gift for someone who loves to bake. That’s why creating your own DIY baker-themed gift basket is a fantastic idea. You get to add several smaller baking related items that your baking loving recipient may not already have, and present them all as a single gift. Even if they do already have a couple of the items that you include, there is an excellent chance that they could always use more.

DIY Baking Gift Basket

There’s no shortage of options available with regard to baking-themed items that you can choose to include when creating your gift basket for people who love to bake. In fact, there are literally thousands of items that would go great with the baking theme. There are so many baking-related items, that choosing what to include can be a bit overwhelming. That’s why we’ve decided to step up to the plate and make the process a little easier for you.

We created a great a-la-carte selection of items that you can purchase directly from Amazon to create your own unique DIY gift basket for bakers. We’ve included highly-rated selections at various price ranges to allow you to accommodate your budget, while still allowing you to create a gift basket your recipient will love! Of course, you don’t have to go with our selections, we are merely presenting you with some great ideas for items typically included with a baker’s gift basket theme! You can find many of these items at your local store as well.

For your convenience, we’ve broken out the basket items by category to make it easy for you to build your DIY gift basket for people who love to bake. Just select one or more items from each category, add a few of your own unique product touches, and before you know it, you’ll have everything you need to create an amazing and thoughtful gift basket that will rival anything you can purchase from the over-priced gift basket companies. Please note that some items are in multiples, which is helpful if you are creating multiple DIY gift baskets with the same, or similar theme. We also did not include anything to expensive or bulky, as those would be given as individual gifts and not included with a gift basket.

DIY homemade baking-themed gift baskets make great gifts for Christmas, birthdays, Father’s Day, Mother’s Day, Grandparents Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, retirement, housewarming, graduation, and more.

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Add Some Fun Baking Related Apparel & Accessories

Check out these great ideas!

This Is How I Roll – Funny Cupcake Baker Pastry Baking Gift T-Shirt

Flour Power – Funny Baking & Pastry Baker – Baking Gift T-Shirt

I Can’t I Have Cookies To Bake Funny Baker T-Shirt

Funny Baker Gift For Men Women Food Cake Baking Pastry Chef T-Shirt

I Bake People Happy Pastry Chef Cake Cookie Baker Gift T-Shirt

Baking Heartbeat – Funny Pastry Baker – Baking Gift T-Shirt

Badass Baker Funny Baking T-shirt Baking Humor Tee

Funny Baking Gift For Men Women Baker Drinking Coffee Lover T-Shirt

Add a Baking Book or Two!

You can't create a gift basket for someone who loves to bake without including a couple of books. Here are a few popular and highly-rated ideas...

Food52 Genius Desserts: 100 Recipes That Will Change the Way You Bake [A Baking Book] 

The Great British Baking Show: A Bake for All Seasons Hardcover

The Great British Baking Show: Love to Bake Hardcover

The Magnolia Bakery Handbook: A Complete Guide for the Home Baker Hardcover

The Complete Magnolia Bakery Cookbook: Recipes from the World-Famous Bakery and Allysa Torey’s Home Kitchen Paperback

How to Cook That: Crazy Sweet Creations (Chocolate Baking, Pie Baking, Confectionary Desserts, and More) Hardcover

Dessert Person: Recipes and Guidance for Baking with Confidence: A Baking Book Hardcover

The Bread Baker’s Apprentice, 15th Anniversary Edition: Mastering the Art of Extraordinary Bread [A Baking Book] Hardcover

Mastering Bread: The Art and Practice of Handmade Sourdough, Yeast Bread, and Pastry [A Baking Book] Hardcover

BraveTart: Iconic American Desserts Hardcover

Zoë Bakes Cakes: Everything You Need to Know to Make Your Favorite Layers, Bundts, Loaves, and More [A Baking Book] Hardcover

Cookies: The New Classics: A Baking Book Hardcover

Aprons, Potholders, and More!

A baking themed gift basket just wouldn't be right if you didn't add a couple of these...

Saukore Funny Baking Aprons for Women Men, Kitchen Cooking Aprons with 2 Pockets

Blue Q Oven Mitt, Super-Insulated Quilting, Natural-Fitting Shape, 100% Cotton

Funny Baking Theme Pot Holders Set of 4 – 7” x 9” Heat Resistant Oven Mitts

Saukore Funny Baking Aprons for Women – Baking Queen – Kitchen Cooking Apron with 2 Pockets

PopKoh Funny Baking Apron for Women Men with 3 Pockets

Saukore Funny Aprons for Women Men, Novelty Kitchen Cooking Apron with 2 Pockets

Funny Cooking Apron For Women – Funny Cooking Gifts For Women Who Love To Cook

Let's Add Some Fun Baking Tools!

Here's a few great ideas you may want to consider...

3 Piece Fun Silicone Spatula Gift Set with lovely bow and photo gift card

LetGoShop Silicone Cupcake Liners Reusable Baking Cups Nonstick Easy Clean Pastry Muffin Molds 4 Shapes Round, Stars, Heart, Flowers, 24 Pieces Colorful

Magnetic Measuring Spoons Set – Stainless Steel Stackable Dual Sided Teaspoon Tablespoon for Measuring Dry and Liquid Ingredients, Measuring Spoons for Cooking & Baking, Fits in Spice Jars, Set of 8

Joseph Joseph Adjustable Rolling Pin with Removable Rings, 13.6″, Multi-Color

Personalized Wooden Spoon, Engraved Wooden Spoon

Awehoma Danish Dough Whisk Large Hand Mixer – 2 Pack Large 13” Stainless Steel & Wooden Danish Whisk

French Rolling Pin for Baking by Ultra Cuisine – Tapered Stainless Steel Design, Professional or Home Use with Pizza, Cookie, & Pastry Dough, or Fondant and Pie Crust –Dishwasher-Safe, Size 15.75 in

OXO Good Grips 14-Piece Cookie Press Set

Now Throw in a Few Other Fun Items!

Check these ideas out...

Funny Coffee Mug For Baking – Baking Is My SuperPower And My Apron Is My Cape

Coffee / Tea Mug – I Turn Cakes Into Art Mug What’s Your Superpower

Keychain for Baker

Best Baker Ever-11 Ounce White Ceramic Mug

MAOFAED Gift for Baker Bake The World a Better Place Culinary Student Gifts Bake Lover Keychain Gift

Personalized Baking Co. Kitchen Towel | Custom Waffle Weave Dish Towel

Mom Coffee Mug 11 oz, Nobody Likes A Soggy Bottom

And Finally, Let's Spice Things up a Bit!

Baker’s always run out of these. 

10 Madagascar Vanilla Beans Whole Grade A Vanilla Pods for Vanilla Extract and Baking

Soeos Cinnamon Sticks 16oz (453g), Non-GMO, Kosher Certified, 100% Raw, Strong Aroma After Cooking, High Oil Content, Cinnamon Sticks for Cooking

Naturevibe Botanicals Organic Nutmeg Whole 1.76oz (50gm) | Non-GMO and Gluten Free | Indian Spice

Nielsen-Massey Pure Vanilla Bean Paste, with Gift Box, 4 ounces

Baskets and Fill Material

If you need baskets and fill material, we recommend heading over to your local Dollar Store if you have one in the neighborhood or within the general vicinity. You might also have some luck at Walmart or Target. Amazon also has a wide variety of baskets in various, shapes, sizes, and materials.