The Best Plant Gifts for Desks and Offices

The Best Plant Gifts for Desks and Offices

There are some things that Mother Natures knows how to say best with beautiful blossoms and lush green leaves. Here at GiftTree, we have a wide selection of gorgeous plant gifts to choose from, many of which are the perfect size to fit on a desk or accent an office. Whether you want to send a thank you to a colleague, condolences, or your significant other has an office that could use some livening up; we have you covered. Here is a small selection of some of favorite and best selling plant gifts.     The Southern Magnolia Tree is a unique and elegant gift for any special occasion. Known for its deep green leaves and large fragrant flowers, the magnolia tree is beautiful behold and easy to care for. At approximately 18” to 24” tall, each seedling comes covered in 100% natural jute, with a set of care instructions, small watering tool and gift card. The magnolia tree is a truly special gift with lasting meaning and value and each is grown with great care by one of the country’s most prominent magnolia nurseries.     If you’re looking for a gift that is appropriate for every occasion and shows how much you care, the From the Garden plant gift is the perfect choice. An assortment of plants, that may include varieties such as ivy, Kalanchoe, or Azalea (variety is dependent upon location and availability), is tucked inside a wicker basket and delivered straight to their store.     The Peace Lily plant gift is easy-to-care for and the perfect complement to any office. This elegant gift represents...
History of Housewarming Gifts

History of Housewarming Gifts

If you have ever moved, you know how stressful and tiring it can be. Getting everything unpacked and put together just right is a tedious job! But when everything does come together, a popular tradition is to have family, friends, and new neighbors over for a housewarming party to show off the new home. If you’ve ever been to a housewarming or apartment warming party, you know it’s customary to bring a gift for the home owner to help them settle in. But how did all this begin, and what is an appropriate gift to bring? GiftTree is here to explain the history of housewarming gifts and how it originated into what it has become today. We’ll also share insight to make sure that when you attend a housewarming party you come bearing a gift that leaves the home owner feeling appreciated and comfortable in their new home. Housewarming parties are thought to have originated in France. The gathering was a thank you dinner for those who helped build the house. People who attended would bring firewood to warm the house and create a pleasant and welcoming atmosphere, which is how the name “Housewarming” came to be. Bringing firewood transformed over the years into giving gifts that would help warm and bless the house. Some of the more traditional gifts given throughout history included: bluebirds, pineapple, and gift baskets. Bluebirds were thought to bless the house with happiness and good luck and similarly, pineapples where a symbol of openness and hospitality. Gift baskets had a variety of meanings depending on what was inside them. A popular combination was bread,...
Celebrate Best Friends Day

Celebrate Best Friends Day

Who is that one person that will always be there for you? Who do you call when you need a shoulder to cry on, advice or just a good laugh? Your best friend of course! Today is National Best Friends Day, and although it’s an unofficial holiday, it’s still an important one. We should all let our besties know how much they mean to us on a regular basis, but Best Friends Day is a good excuse to do something extra special. Whether it’s going out and doing something fun, sending a memorable gift or just picking up the phone and giving your long distance BFF a call, let them know how much you care. Here at GiftTree, we have some great Best Friends Day gifts! Check out a few of our favorites below.     There is no better way to say thank you to your best friend than the Deluxe Thank You Selection. This gift basket comes packed full of tasty treats that will let your bestie know how important your friendship is. The Deluxe Thank You Selection includes yummy goodies such as Almond Roca, California Crisps natural mandarin oranges, lemon tea cookies, white cheddar gourmet popcorn and more. Each gourmet item is carefully assembled in a signature GiftTree keepsake container and accentuated with a hand-tied satin ribbon with optional personalization. Complimentary scissors are included so your recipient can easily open their gift.     Let your BFF know that you’ll never forget them and the importance of their friendship with forget-me-nots. These sentimental sky-blue flowers with tiny yellow centers form a mound of fuzzy foliage that...
Personalized Father’s Day Gifts He’ll Treasure Forever

Personalized Father’s Day Gifts He’ll Treasure Forever

Father’s Day is quickly approaching, and June 18th will be here before you know it – do you have the perfect gift picked out yet? If the answer is no, don’t worry! Our collection of Personalized Father’s Day Gifts is carefully curated so that you are sure to find a gift he’ll treasure forever! For the golfer in your life our top grain Leather Bound Golf Log is the perfect choice! Not only is it a way to indulge his hobby, but our complimentary embossing adds a personal touch. Small enough to fit in a golf bag, yet big enough to clearly record and keep track of scores, it’s no wonder this gift is a customer favorite and top-rated gift. For the cool dad who enjoys an adult beverage a Personalized Tequila Shooter Set is an intriguing gift that is sure to make an impression! Ensure that his tequila is icy cold, yet never watered down with these soapstone shooters. To use, simply place the soapstone glasses in the freezer until thoroughly chilled. Then remove from the freezer and serve with your favorite tequila. The removable cutting board (perfect for limes) can be engraved with up to two initials of your choice. For a practical gift that he is sure to use treasure everyday look no further than our Personalized Leather Money Clip! The expert craftsmanship of this top-grain cowhide wallet features an interior metal pin mechanism to ensure cash stays secure, and can hold up to six credit cards. Stylish yet a little bit rugged, this is a sophisticated gift he is sure to treasure! For the man...
Father’s Day Gift Guide 2017

Father’s Day Gift Guide 2017

It’s that time of year again, the time of year when you have to make the most difficult gift buying decision. Valentine’s Day, Grandma’s Birthday, even Black Friday shopping is simple compared to Father’s Day… What kind of Father’s Day gift do you get for the man who already has everything? No need to worry, the gifting experts here at GiftTree have you covered! They’ve searched high and low to find the coolest, most unique gifts for all the amazing dads out there. From gifts to keep him fresh and clean, to gifts for golfers and fly fishermen and many more, we’ve got you covered. Here are a few excellent Father’s Day gifts we’ve just added to our collection.     Do you know any dads who enjoy a refreshing, frosty beverage every now and again? The IPA Home Brew Box will make the perfect Father’s Day gift. It comes with everything needed to brew up a gallon of vibrant, zesty and tropical Citra IPA. Included with this gift are detailed instructions, grains, hops, yeast, priming sugar, taster glass flight, gallon brewing jug and more. This gift is securely wrapped for safe shipping and arrives presentation-ready in a wooden gift crate.     In his free time, can the dad your shopping for be found on the river with fly rod in hand? The Father’s Day Embossed Book of Flies will certainly become his go to fly fishing accessory. The genuine top grain leather Book of Flies, holds up to 20 hand-tied flies and comes with complimentary personalized leather embossing on the cover. A felt lined interior will keep...
Great Gifts For Admin’s Day

Great Gifts For Admin’s Day

Do you have one of those rare office MVPs? You know, the ones that hold the schedule together, keep everything organized, and know just how you like certain things? If you work with one of these amazing professionals than be sure to take a moment to recognize them on Administrative Professionals Day (which is happening on April 26th this year.) Not sure how to thank them for all they do? Don’t worry – we have some great gifts for Admin’s Day! To help ease their stress at work… Consider the Full Leaf Tea Tasting Crate. The combination of a porcelain teapot and teacup will easily fit on their desk and is both functional and charming. Featuring full leaf teas and an herbal infusion variety pack, they can choose something caffeinated to help wake them up, or something herbal to soothe their nerves. Carefully packed in a signature gift crate with apple blossom honey and shortbread cookies, this gift is sure to give them many peaceful moments. To help ease their stress after work… Our Classic Wine Duet will certainly do the trick. Your selection of two California wines, one red and one white, will be paired with gourmet savory snacks. When they uncork the bottle and take their first sip you can rest assured that the stresses of the work week will quickly fade away. To brighten their desk… Garden-fresh blossoms always add a beautiful pop of color. We have a diverse collection of bouquets to select from, including one of our most popular: the Blooming Splendor. Composed of pastel roses, carnations, and other lush blooms in a lavender...