Birthday is a day where anybody would love to get gifts. Choosing a birthday gift is very important. It need not be very expensive. But it should be very thoughtfully done. Birthday gifts can be very crucial and the gifts depend a lot on the age.
For one to five year olds, you can gift them with lovely clothes and shoes and socks and headbands to go with it. Just take care as to not get them anything that can go into their mouth that they will swallow. Also, avoid any sharp objects if you are gifting them with toys. A car, a doll, building blocks can all make great toys for these toddlers. Tricycles are a great gift for them. Also this mini laptop where you get to learn the alphabet and play games, they are a very good gift.
For six year olds to teenagers, toys are the best option. They will be crazy about cartoons and anything that has got a cartoon theme can attract their attention. It is school time, so bags, kits, pencil box, pens to anything that can be taken to school and can be shown off to friends are welcome.
For teenagers, it is a very tough time. This time of life, they want to be very much like grown-ups. For girls, you can gift them with make-up kits, accessories to go with your dress, watch, first pair of heels; they are all great gifts for them. For boys, a bicycle will mean the world to them. Play stations and video games can also be gifted.
The youth, they tend to switch over to more branded stuffs. Goggles, clothes, watches, trendy bags, purses, accessories anything glamorous are always a welcome gift.
For middle aged, something that can help get over their busy working schedule is a great gift. Music CDs, Tickets for a movie or any such things are always preferred. For older people, books and other things which help them develop their hobby is a great gift as they will be trying to concentrate on that more.
To decorate the gift basket, know your loved one and decorate it accordingly. Theme it with something, their favorite TV show or cartoon or movies or their favorite color and personalize it with a greeting card. Know your loved one and choose your gifts accordingly. They will surely love it.