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Due to the Summer heat, we are substituting chocolate products for equivalent items.
Due to the Summer heat, we are substituting chocolate products for equivalent items.


Q: Where do you hand deliver?

A: We hand deliver to business and residence locations throughout the New Orleans metropolitan area, including New Orleans, the Northshore, Jefferson Parish, St. Bernard Parish, and the River Parishes. We also hand deliver to Baton Rouge and Lafayette. 

We will gladly ship FedEx to areas outside of these boundaries.  If you need hand delivery to Baton Rouge and Lafayette, please allow at least 48 hours prior to the delivery date.

Q: Do you offer same-day hand delivery?

A: Yes! We are happy to hand deliver your gift to a special recipient, just give us a call if you need it today. Online orders placed before 10:00 am CST are guaranteed for same-day hand delivery.

Q: Can my basket be put inside the hotel room when you deliver?

A: Yes! We work with the front desk and concierges at all of the hotels and request that your gift be put inside the room. Room fees may apply depending on the hotel. We'll contact you regarding additional fees.

Q: Can I send a personalized message with my gift basket?

A: Absolutely! Your baskets will all arrive with your free personalized handwritten gift card message.

Q: Can I substitute an item(s) in the basket or create a custom basket?

A: Yes! We can make substitutions or customize any of the gift baskets on our website. Don’t see what you had in mind for your gift? Simply use our online messaging system at the bottom righthand corner of this page to get started.

Q: How long will the gourmet foods last in my gift basket?

A: The gourmet foods in your gift basket will be best if eaten within three months from the time it is received. Many items will last longer. Call us if you have a question about a specific item. 

Q: Do you provide secure shopping online?

A: At The Basketry, we understand your concerns about the security of online transactions. Therefore, our site is equipped with the most advanced Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology available to ensure the privacy of any information you submit through this site.

Q: When will my order ship after I make the purchase online?

A: All orders placed before 12:00 pm CST will be shipped same day, unless noted otherwise. If your order is placed after that time, we will ship it out the next business day. When you need a gift to arrive on a specific date, choose your Preferred Delivery Date at the check out process. We offer FedEx Ground and expedited shipping options are available up on request, call for more info.

Q: If you ship my gift basket, how long will it take to arrive?

A: Packages that are shipped via FedEx Ground Shipping anywhere in the United States (excluding Hawaii and Alaska) will typically arrive within a window of 3 to 5 business days, not counting the day you order. When you need a gift to arrive on a specific date, you can call to request Expedited Shipping.

Q: If you ship my gift basket how will it arrive?

A: Each gift basket is wrapped with clear shrink-wrap and has a beautiful bow tied to the outside. Every gift basket is made to order by our Creative Team, specifically designed for the shipping process and packed in a Basketry-labeled shipping box.

Additional Questions:
If you have any additional questions please feel free to email your questions to or call us at 504-309-7935.