If you're looking to bring the party to their front door or simply send them something that will put a smile on their face, we found some gift baskets and boxes that are full of surprises and treats that can be sent right to their home.
From classic cookies and savory sweets to at-home spa packages, read on for some of the best birthday baskets and gifts you can have delivered to your loved ones. After all, what's better than a birthday wish they can enjoy hands-on?
Food birthday boxes
This top-rated gift tower from Amazon is full of sweet and savory options that will satisfy any palette. The mix of candies, honey mustard pretzels and caramel popcorn is sure to bring joy to their special day.
See's Candies has been delighting the masses since they opened their original chocolate shop over a century ago, so this classic assortment of the brand's bestselling bites — including three types of nougat, two types of Butterchews and rich Dark Scotchmallows — is sure to please.
Let's be honest, birthdays are a good excuse for eating some more snacks. This "treasure trove of treats" from nuts.com are sure to satisfy all of their tastebuds, whether they're craving something fiery like their wasabi peas or subtly sweet like their dried strawberries.
Dominique Ansel’s viral cronut combines the best qualities of croissants and donuts. The result is a flaky donut-shaped pastry that is topped with glaze and filled with cream. This 4-piece cronut gift box will include a different cronut flavor each month.
You can never go wrong with sweet treats, and this magical brownie box is full of them. It features two dozen individually wrapped, bite-sized treats (perfect for classroom parties), including decadent flavors like marbled cream cheese and chewy, creamy caramel.
This Cheryl’s box is full of pastel-tinged cookies topped with buttercream frosting. With flavors ranging from classic confetti to crunchy chocolate chip, the birthday celebrant won’t be disappointed with the treats inside.
The Flour Shop is a New York City-based bakery that makes goodies that taste just as good as they look. After choosing between 12 or 24 cake balls, you get to select your favorite flavors to include, or you can choose just the birthday girl’s favorite.
Sometimes the best bites come in small packages. Case in point: this exquisitely executed quartet of desserts from the New York-based Blondery, which includes three of the bakery's signature flavors (gluten-free Brooklyn Blackout, Cinnamon Sugar & Pecan and Salted Caramel) plus a surprise seasonal morsel.
Filled with classic favorites such as brownie crisps, popcorn and more, this Sam's Club package is sure to deliver some smiles. It arrives wrapped in cellophane and adorned with a bow, so the presentation is already taken care of.
And just like that...it's their birthday! If they've always wanted to try some sweets from the iconic New York City bakery, this sample set — consisting of two classic cupcakes and two classic banana pudding cups — will satisfy their curiosity.
This gift arriving at their door won't be the only surprise that day — just wait until they open the box! Inside are several wind-up butterflies and beautiful faux flowers just waiting to be unleashed.
Start their year with a burst of color when gifting this signature truffles gift box. The birthday gift includes a variety of chocolate ganache truffles with seasonal flavor variations and beautiful designs.
For the birthday boy or girl who has a gluten intolerance, Baked by Melissa's got them covered with this sweet assortment of bite-sized treats made with rice flour.
Blending the aesthetic of a multi-tiered cake and the flavor profile of the perfect cheeseboard, this savory tower may be the most unexpected gift they receive this year. The curated collection from Murray's Cheese includes a trio of rich, tangy and downright creamy cheese wheels that'll perfectly stack on top of each other.
Iconic for a reason, the Milk Bar Birthday Cake is a boxed vanilla funfetti cake filled with layer of creamy frosting and crunchy crumbs. Not to mention, this cake is Instagram famous, so it's the gift that keeps on giving.
Chip City makes larger-than-life cookies in delicious flavors, such as confetti, oatmeal apple pie and more. This cookie sampler box includes six in a mixture of classic flavors like chocolate chip, along with more creative flavors, such as s’mores.
This birthday basket from Harry & David promises to brighten anyone’s birthday. It includes lemon shortbreads, a savory and sweet snack mix, jelly beans, Moose Munch and other tasty treats all perfectly packaged in a woven basket that they can keep long after the party is over.
If they'd rather skip the cake but still want a sweet spoonful, this four-pack of Harry & David's Ice Cream is just as sweet. This celebratory assortment arrives with specialty flavors such as chocolate with chocolate chunks and cupcake with chocolate chip cookie dough, brownie bites, and rainbow sprinkles. Each pint also comes decorated with fun sayings like "Happy Birth-YAY!" and "Another Year Sweeter."
Are they the sharing type? This classic collection of sweets from Sprinkles, featuring an assortment of four of their bestselling flavors and multicolored candles for celebrating, are great for a small gathering — or they can just eat the whole lot solo.
Birthday bagels anyone? Blow out the candle on a Zucker's classic brunch spread. This set comes with everything to make six dreamy lox bagels. They even throw in some sugar cookies, a mug, and your choice of a spice mixture. What more could you want?
Customized birthday boxes
This Etsy birthday box features plenty of customizable goodies, from the design on the package to the tumbler inside. Plus, you can choose from different fonts and colors to create a gift they'll be sure to love.
For the person who likes to unwind with a calming candle and a long soak in the tub after work, this gift box is perfect for them. Choose from six selections featuring pampering products ranging from tea and lip balm to floral-inspired facial steams, plus their birth month for a special custom card.
From handmade candles to succulents, this birthday box features lots of unique combinations from the designer. They'll be able to use all of the little gifts inside daily, so you're sure to give a gift that lasts.
Toast to your favorite lady with this special custom birthday box from Etsy. It's filled with charming self-care picks including a sweet heart ring dish, a monogrammed champagne flute tumbler, lip balm and a personalized postcard that's pretty enough to present on their mantle.
Perfect for the host who'll most likely throw their own birthday party, this robust cheese and charcuterie board will leave quite the impact. Beyond comprising of unique cheeses spanning the curd spectrum and accompaniments equally savory and sweet, this Boarderie buy also comes with candles and the recipient's age carved out of bamboo.
Self-care birthday boxes
If they can’t get a massage during their birthday, sending them an at-home spa experience is a close second. These birthday-themed bath bombs include a surprise inside, so the birthday festivities can continue long after the big day. Celebratory fragrances include an almond buttercream-scented cake bomb, pineapple-scented party bomb and coconut-scented treasure bomb.
This basket comes with handmade products from Virginia. It includes a coconut vanilla lip balm, soap, dark chocolate and soothing pink clay rose bath salts, along with a custom candle to help them chill out a bit.
Candles, bath bombs and candies — need we say more? If you're looking to send a few birthday beauty essentials their way, this basket has all they need. Be sure to mark the item as a gift so you can include a personal message that will arrive with their package.
Treat her like the queen that she is with this regal gift basket idea. Inside are eight different items that'll make her feel like royalty, from soothing shower steamers and bath bombs to a hand-painted crown mug and trinket tray.
If they're a fan of self-care, this gift basket has everything they need. It has bath essentials including hand soap, body butter and lotion made with soothing shea butter and lavender. Plus, it comes with plush slippers and a candle to enjoy after they're done pampering.
Birthday boxes for kids
This snack box is perfect for the kid who's the life of the party. The festive package is full of popcorn and sweets they'll want to dig into right after opening.
Not into cookies? You’re in luck! Mrs. Fields also sells a festive Rice Krispies birthday box that is sure to put a huge smile on the birthday person’s face. It comes with 12 mini treats decked out in confetti and “happy birthday” toppers.
What's better than a big piñata? A mini piñata just for the birthday boy or girl! This Etsy gift box includes a whimsical unicorn filled with tiny candies, along with confetti, a party blower and a customized card for them to enjoy after they recoup from their sugar rush.
Satisfy their sweet tooth with this candy-filled gift basket. If you’re looking to make this mail-order gift even more special, you can customize it with a bundle of balloons or adorable teddy bear.
You can't go wrong with a cookie cake! This unicorn themed cake from Mrs. Fields is able to serve 12 people (or you can eat it by yourself, no judgement) and has a maximum transit time of one day, making it the perfect last-minute gift.
This kit has everything a kid needs to show their own silly artistic flair. With three vanilla and three chocolate cupcakes, their imagination can run wild while topping it off with their favorite emoji.
Adult birthday boxes
If wine nights have become a staple for your loved one, this assortment will check all the boxes. From a celebratory candle and stemless wine glass to the perfect culinary snack pairing, they’ll have everything they need for a perfect evening in.
For the brunch lover, this box comes with everything they need to perfect their favorite weekend cocktail. It comes with two Bloody Mary mixes, vegan Worcestershire sauce and pickled green beans to top it off.
Sometimes they'd rather have birthday drinks on the comfort of their couch. Fortunately, this cocktail kit from one of New York City's most esteemed restaurants (sign up for the waitlist if their birthday's coming up in the near future) comes with a trio of elevated mixers, bitters and bar nuts so they can play bartender for the night. Cheers!
Ice cream and bourbon in the same gift? Say no more. Named "Best Ice Cream in Kentucky’’ by Travel & Leisure, Crank & Boom has been making ice cream flavors with locally-sourced ingredients since 2015. This set comes with Bourbon & Honey, Coffee Stout and Bourbon Ball. Sign us up!