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8 Ideas for a white elephant gift exchange

8 Gift Ideas for a White Elephant Gift Exchange

Christmas is the season when gift-giving reaches its all-time high. Gifts are exchanged with family and friends and even with total strangers in the office Secret Santa. On some of those gift-giving occasions, a long-held tradition is the White Elephant gift exchange. Gift exchanges can be loads of fun. They ...
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7 Christmas Gift Ideas To Make You Stand Out To Your Boss

7 Christmas Gift Ideas To Make You Stand Out To Your Boss

Choosing Christmas gifts for your boss that will make you stand out can be enough to make you stress out. Let’s face it, nothing humdrum is going to make an impression, it has to be something special to get you the attention that you are looking for. At the Basketry, ...
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New Must Have Christmas Decorations for 2019

It’s that time of year again when all thoughts turn toward Christmas. Christmas decorations turn a house from just a dwelling into a home and they are a great way to express your personal taste. They also make an excellent gift for just about everyone on your gift-giving list and ...
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Meet the staff of The Basketry

Behind The Shrink Gun!

  We love helping customers create the perfect gifts, and we thought you’d like to learn more about the folks behind the shrink gun! Kristi, Alex, and Ali have worked together in production for many years.  All three take orders, create gifts and make customers smile, but individually they carry ...
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Client gifting tips.

Client Gifting Tips

Building a relationship with your client is the single most important ingredient for a successful business. The more you invest in your client relationship, the more likely they are to continue to do business with you.  The best way to do this is by sending them a gift of appreciation.   Today ...
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The perfect welcome gift for new clients

The Perfect Gift for your New Clients

As business owners, we want new business. It’s the reason we get out of bed each day! The best way to generate a new lead or to thank a new customer for coming on board with you is to let The Basketry send a gift on your behalf. Kristi Brocato, ...
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New Orleans themed corporate gift ideas

5 New Orleans Themed Corporate Gifts

Everyone loves great gifts.  But not everyone gives great, or gives strategically.  At The Basketry, we know gifts and we know how to give strategically.  You should be giving New Orleans themed corporate gifts your clients and employees will love.  After all, why would you send anything if it’s not ...
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Bridesmaid Gifts for a New Orleans Wedding

4 Unique Bridesmaids Gifts for New Orleans Weddings

New Orleans is the BEST place to get married. From the elegant gardens of City Park and the Garden District to the fun nightlife on Bourbon Street, there’s plenty of things to do and places to eat and drink. If you’re looking for the perfect bridesmaid’s gift, look no further ...
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A day in the life of a business owner. The Basketry and The ARC of St Charles

The Basketry and the Arc. of St. Charles:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUST 13TH, 2019 A Day in the Life of a Small Business Owner High school campers received a lesson that was truly a gift! On July 22nd, The Basketry partnered with the Arc of St. Charles to teach students how to: Help customers, run a cash register, ...
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gift ideas for baby showers and gender reveal parties when you don't know the sex of the baby

What Gifts Do You Bring to a Baby Shower or Gender Reveal Party When You Don’t Know The Gender of the Baby?

It has happened to all of us at one time or another, you have been invited to a baby shower and the parents either aren’t revealing the sex of the baby or have chosen the old fashion idea of waiting until the baby is born to find out what sex ...
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