4 Foodie Wedding Gift Baskets Under $80

by Bridget Clegg
Gift Baskets from The Knot

A much-buzzed-about text message fight between a disgruntled newlywed and the wedding guest who gave a gift basket got us thinking: How does a guest on a budget give an inexpensive yet thoughtful gift? Here, four gift basket ideas that'll rock any foodie couple's world and keep your bank account in the black.

The Amateur Chefs' Wedding Gift Basket

The Amateur Chefs' Gift Basket / The Knot

Shop the basket!
Dish Towel
: Fishs Eddy, $12.95
Picnic Knife: Crate & Barrel, $9.95
Cranberry Chutney: Virginia Chutney Co. (available at Whole Foods), $7-10
Heart Tea Infuser: Whisk, $4.50
Foodie Garden: Anthropologie, $24
Rosemary Plant: Home Depot, $10.49
Nylon Market Bag: Baggu, $9
Total: $77.89

The Baking Duo's Wedding Gift Basket

The Baking Duo's Gift Basket / The Knot

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Cookie Cutters
: Sur La Table, $1.25 ea.
Recipe Card Tray: Fishs Eddy, $10.95
Cupcake Liners: Shop Sweet Lulu, $4.50
Measuring Spoons: Whisk, $6
Bamboo Spoon: Art and Cook, $6.95
Cookie Scoop: OXO, $12.95
Mixing Bowl: Bed Bath and Beyon, $14.99
Total: $60.09

The Urban Gardeners' Wedding Gift Basket

The Urban Gardeners' Gift Basket / The Knot

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The Balcony Gardener: Target, $16.95
Seed Packets: Burpee, $4.95 ea.
Chalkboard Herb Pot: Crate & Barrel, $6.95
Plant Markers: Anthropologie, $16
Pickling Mix: Mrs. Wages, $2.50
Potted Succulent: Etsy, $5 ea.
Bushel basket: Hobby Lobby, $7.99
Total: $72.75

The Barflies' Wedding Gift Basket

The Barflies' Gift Basket / The Knot

Shop the basket!
King Cube Ice Tray
: Sur La Table, $8.95
Asiago Cheese Crackers: Stonewall Kitchen, $6.50
Black and White Paper Straws: Shop Sweet Lulu , $4
Wine Corkscrew: Wine Enthusiast , $4.95
Whiskey Stones: Teroforma, $20
Honey Mustard Dip: Stonewall Kitchen, $5.95
Bottle Opener: CB2, $6.95
Wine Bottle Carrier: True Fabrications, $21.99
Total: $79.29

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