What can I send instead of flowers for birthday?

Looking for a creative alternative or thoughtful addition to birthday flowers for your loved one this year? Don’t get us wrong, we love flowers, but we want to give you the inspirational tools to surprise someone you love with a thoughtful and unique gift for the next birthday boy or girl on your shopping list. Here at the Gift Basket Store we are here to help you switch it up this birthday with inspirational ideas for flower-less gift giving that are sure to bring a smile to their face whether you are celebrating from near or far away. 


  • Tasty Treats
  • Whether they have a sweet tooth, are more health conscious, or are the pickiest person you know, our wide variety of snack baskets are sure to have the perfect gift to satisfy their taste buds. 

    For your chocolate loving sweetheart we have beautiful chocolate covered strawberries in a variety of elegant and whimsical decorations so you can pick the perfect way to make their special day a little sweeter.  

    Birthday chocolate covered strawberries

    Say happy birthday to your fitness inspiration friend with our Classic Fruit, Cheese, and Nut gift basket that is filled to the brim with fresh fruit, heart healthy nuts, and cheese. Have this gift basket delivered straight to their home or to the office to let them enjoy a healthy birthday treat any time!


  • Relaxation Essentials

    Give them a day of rest and relaxation for their birthday celebration by delivering the comforts of spa day right to their door.

    Encourage them to relax and unwind on their birthday this year with our Lilac and Jasmine Opulence Spa Gift Basket. A great gift for moms, friends, and partners this adorable wicker basket is overflowing with spa essentials including shower gel, body scrub, pumice stone, soft white robe and more to make their at home spa day perfect.

    Help them see the world through rose colored glasses this birthday with our Rosy Rose Luxury Spa Gift Basket. An elegant assortment of rose scented spa essentials to ease their busy minds and allow them to fill their birthday with much needed self-care time. 



  • Coffee Break
  • Kickstart the birthday celebrations with the perfect assortment of caffeinated pick me ups to get them going with our coffee themed gift baskets. 

    Who doesn’t daydream of waking up to the comfort of breakfast in bed? Bring the spirit of that birthday surprise to life with our Breakfast in Bed Luxury Gift Basket. This gift basket is overflowing with coffee delights and breakfast staples to make anyone’s birthday morning extra special including French roast coffee, lemon cakes, dried fruit and more. 

    Our Coffee Lover’s Healthy Snack Basket is a delicious way to say happy birthday to your health conscious friends and family. Filled with rich coffees and a variety of granola flavors this gift basket is sure to energize their day in a delicious way!

    This year think outside the box and give a unique, showstopping gift with our wide variety of thoughtful gift baskets delivered right to their home or office. While we never want to discourage anyone from sending fresh flowers, we always want to inspire you with creative alternatives to make your loved one’s smile. Whether you are saying happy birthday with indulgent treats or self-care essentials we guarantee that our gift baskets will make their special day one to remember.