Spa bath sets can make perfect gifts for all sorts of people, from your children's teachers at the end of the school year to a colleague at work as part of a secret Santa game. If you're looking at various spa bath sets for sale, you'll commonly notice that many sets contain similar items — namely, soap, shampoo, a scrubbing implement, body wash, and other useful bathing accessories. Where you'll commonly notice a difference is when you focus on the containers in which the spa bath sets are sold. Some containers are essentially disposable, made of cardboard or other similar materials, while others are reusable. The latter style of container is a better choice, as the gift recipient will be able to enjoy its use in the future. Here are some different containers that you may come across.
It's common for spa bath sets to be sold in wicker baskets, and this type of receptacle is ideal because of its reusable nature. When the gift recipient finishes using all the items in the bath set, he or she may choose to replace them — and conveniently store them in the wicker basket. Or, the recipient may decide to use the wicker basket for another use. For example, he or she may fill it with rolled face cloths and place it on a shelf in the bathroom.
Another appealing container that you can often find when you shop for a spa bath set is a miniature bathtub. These containers are commonly available in many looks, and because they're often made of metal they frequently have a silver or gold appearance. This is another ideal receptacle to buy because of its reusable nature. It works as a suitable piece of bathroom decor, so the gift recipient will be able to set it up with a variety of things in it long after he or she uses up the items in the gift set. If the recipient has children, they may enjoy using it as a play bathtub for their dolls or animals.
You'll also find spa bath sets in wooden boxes. If possible, look for one with a hinged lid and a small clasp at the front. These features not only make the gift set a better gift because the recipient gets to open it, but a box with a lid is more useful afterward than one without. There's a virtually endless list of ways that the gift recipient can use this small wooden box, both inside and outside the bathroom.