Halloween is approaching and with fall dating season in full swing, “Boo Baskets” has taken over TikTok as the perfect way to woo that special someone in your life.
Fall dating, also known as cuffing season, is the time of year when singles start looking for romance to get them through the colder months together.
Usually taking place from October to March, the hunt for love begins as Halloween approaches.
And now TikTok has discovered the perfect gift to attract your new boo this spooky season: “Boo Baskets.”
What is a Boo Basket?
Initially less to do with dating and more to do with Halloween, Boo Baskets are the spooky equivalent of Easter baskets.
Packed with Halloween and fall-themed goodies, they are a fun way to give gifts to friends, neighbors, and children. Once the gift recipient has been “Boo’d”, they will be the next person to continue the tradition.
However, TikTok has put its own spin on this trend. With a hashtag that has garnered over 50 million views, Boo Baskets are considered the perfect surprise gift for that special person in your life.
So whether you’re looking to impress your current partner or get handcuffed to someone new, here’s everything you need to whip up your own Boo Basket this fall.
How to make a Boo basket
Part of the fun of putting together a Boo Basket is that you have the freedom to customize the items to the giftee’s preferences, but for anyone who doesn’t know where to start, here are some steps to get you started. head.
Step 1. Find a basket: Although if we’re talking technicalities, a bucket or bag will work too – as long as you have something to hold your stuff.
Step 2. Fill your basket: Choose a theme for the season that best suits your giftee – Halloween or fall – and stick to it. Then some of the most common things to include are:
- Themed quilts
- Scented Candles (Pumpkin Spice, anyone?)
- Cup/mug holder
- stuffed animal
- Comfort themed PJ set
- The recipient’s favorite chocolates and candies
- Ugg boots
- A personalized note wishing your giftee the best and spookiest of seasons
And just like that, you’re ready to “boo” and flirt this Halloween season. Check out all the latest entertainment news on our site here.