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35 unique birthday baskets to help them celebrate their special day

No matter how far they are, you can still make their big day special.
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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 gifts you can have delivered to your loved ones.

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Food birthday boxes

Send a Cake Surprise Cake Explosion Box Gift

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 unleased.

Georgetown Cupcakes "Happy Birthday" Cupcake Dozen

Are they the sharing type? This classic collection of sweets from Georgetown Cupcakes are great for a small gathering — or they can just the whole lot solo.

Jeni's Happy Birthday Collection

If they'd rather skip the cake but still want a sweet spoonful, this five-pack from Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream is just as sweet. You can customize their package with flavors like Brandied Banana Brûlée and Texas Sheet Cake, and they'll even send candles and sprinkles for the ultimate ice cream party.

Alder Creek 3-Tier Happy Birthday Tower

For those with a sweet tooth, this festive batch of treats from Alder Creek makes a great birthday surprise. It's full of sugary delights like chocolate-dusted truffles, cookies and peanut brittle.

Cheryl's Birthday Gift Tin

This Cheryl's tin is full of pastel-tinged cookies topped with buttercream frosting. With flavors ranging from classic strawberry to salted caramel, the birthday celebrant won't be disappointed with the treats inside.

Sam's Club It's Your Birthday! Birthday Gift Box

Filled with classic favorites such as brownie crisps, popcorn and more, this 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.

Harry & David Classic Birthday Basket

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.

Harry & David Birthday Gift Box

If you can't bake them a cake, send it! In addition to cookies and sweets, this birthday gift box includes a frosted confetti birthday cake that they are sure to enjoy.

Brownie Points Birthday Brownie Gift Box

You can never go wrong with sweet treats, and this brownie box is full of them. It features over three dozen treats, including celebratory chocolate-covered brownies, a bag of brownie edges and birthday cake-flavored popcorn.

Edible Arrangements Chocolate-Dipped Birthday Box

This colorful assortment of fruits, cookies and pretzels will satisfy their sweet tooth and brighten their day. The whole bundle comes with two candles for an extra special touch.

Broadway Basketeers Happy Birthday Wishes Gift Tower

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.

Mouth Birthday in a Box

This box has all of the essentials for a fun party at home — treats, candies, a margarita mixer and even a collection of sparkly birthday candles. You can also upgrade to the "Birthday in a Big Box" package that is filled with even more goodies.

Harry & David Happy Birthday Meat and Cheese Gift Box

If they're more of a savory than sweet person, this Harry & David box will provide them with all the essentials to build a tasty charcuterie board. This one includes three types of cheeses, crackers, spicy mustard and summer sausage, but you can upgrade to a bigger box for more variety.

Candy Craves Best Birthday Crate

This crate is full of mouth-watering candies, from chocolate-covered pretzels to saltwater taffy. To top it off, it is wrapped with a special birthday ribbon.

Adult birthday boxes

It's Your Day! Wine Lovers Gift Box

If wine nights have become a staple for your loved one, this assortment will check all the boxes. From fun socks to a chocolate pairing, they'll have everything they need for a perfect evening in.

Man Crates Personalized Barware Crate

For a custom touch, this barware kit from Man Crates comes with four personalized glasses, a personalized bottle opener, coasters and a mix of snacks. They'll find that opening the crate will be just as fun as the contents inside.

Mouth Bloody Mary Cocktail Kit

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.

Mouth Sunshine in a Glass Cocktail Kit

Sometimes they'd rather have birthday drinks on the comfort of their couch. Fortunately, this cocktail kit comes with everything they'll need to play bartender for the night. It features bright sippers like limeade cocktail mixer infused with grapefruit and basil, cucumber mint and citrus rosemary syrups, a Bloody Mary mix and a rhubarb shrub. Cheers!

Birthday boxes for kids

Mrs. Fields Unicorn Cookie Cake

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.

The Popcorn Factory Party Animals Ultimate Gift Box

This snack box is perfect for the kid who's the life of the party. The festive package is full of popcorn (both savory and sweet) and candies they'll want to dig into right after opening.

FromYouFlowers Happy Birthday Giraffe

Funky sunglasses, coloring books and a plush giraffe are among some of the cool finds in this gift basket. They'll be sure to love the snacks and candy as much as the fun activities.

Send a Little Sparkle Unicorn Mini Piñata Party in a Box

What's better than a big piñata? A mini piñata just for the birthday boy or girl! This Etsy bestseller includes a whimsical unicorn filled with tiny candies, along with confetti, a party horn and a customized card for them to enjoy after they recoup from their sugar rush.

FromYouFlowers Box Full of Fun, Fun, Fun for Girls

From fun games and toys to jelly beans, this gift box is full of fun little gifts that make the perfect present. It even includes a birthday crown that the birthday princess can wear all day long.

FromYouFlowers Happy Birthday Jubilee

Aside from the sweets and treats, this basket comes with a decorative bin and the option to add a personalized birthday card.

Self-care birthday boxes

Luxe England Gifts Royal Gift Basket

Treat her like the queen that she is with this regal themed gift basket. 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.

Beets and Apples Natural Spa Basket

This spa basket from Beets and Apples 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 have the ultimate spa day.

Sam's Club Spa Getaway Gift Box

This gift box comes with everything they'll need to make their birthday a luxurious one. From cozy slippers to gel eye masks, a full spa day is easy to achieve with this 12-piece gift set.

Hey, It's Your Day! Birthday Spa Day Basket

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.

Gratia Box Co. Happy Birthday Spa Gift Set

Send the gift of relaxation with this spa set. It features a soy candle, lavender soaking salts, a cocoa and cinnamon loose leaf tea blend and a customized birthday message.

Proflowers Cucumber & Olive Oil Spa Gift Basket

If they're a fan of self-care, this gift basket has everything they need. It has bath essentials including hand soap, shea butter bar soap, and an exfoliating body wash made with soothing cucumber and olive oil. Plus, it comes with teas and almonds to enjoy after the ultimate at-home spa experience.

Customized birthday boxes

Eryn's Home and Gifts Birth Flower Birthday Gift Box

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.

Sincerely Me Gift Personalized Birthday Box

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.

Gift Box Love Co. Succulent Birthday Gift Box

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.

Paola Brown Shop Personalized Birthday Box

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.

Hearttalkcompany Succulent Birthday Gift Box

To brighten their special day, this gift box is a viable option. In addition to everything inside (including an adorable succulent), you can add a bubble bath bar or a teddy bear for just a few dollars more.

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