How to Create The Ultimate Sweet and Chocolate Hamper

How to Create The Ultimate Sweet and Chocolate Hamper

For any special occasion, presenting the lucky person with their own sweet hamper bursting with sweet treats is a great way to celebrate! Whether it's a birthday, Christmas, or just because, it's an easy to make and thoughtful gift.

Piecing together what makes a brilliant hamper can feel like solving a challenging puzzle, especially with the abundance of amazing products available. The best thing about this gift is that it's completely customisable, putting all the power in your hands.

You can introduce your loved ones to sweets from across the pond or fill the hamper with their favourite sweet treats.

We've thought through all our favourite sweets and chocolates and have come up with a guide on the best things to include in a sweet gift hamper or gift box.

Why is a Hamper a Perfect Gift?

Gift Hamper

A hamper can be tailored to suit any occasion, whether it's a birthday party, baby shower or anniversary - their versatility are what make them a gift to remember and that will bring the wow factor to any occasion.

With the ability to include a wide variety of items, you can choose specific items with the recipient in mind.

Chocolate Hampers

Cadbury Chocolate Hamper

With a whole range of chocolate brands out there, it can be hard to pick just one. They are a must in an sweet treat hamper - so here's a few of our favourites that we love to include!

If you know their favourite chocolate - make sure you include this too.

Galaxy Bars

The smooth taste of Galaxy is one of the best chocolate treats out there and takes any chocolate gifts to the next level.

If you're feeling brave, branch out to the many flavours on offer - from smooth caramel to cookie crumble there is something for everyone!

Dairy Milk

In 1905, Cadbury Dairy Milk was brought into this world, and it is still a firm favourite across the country today (who doesn't love a Dairy Milk?!) which is why it's the perfect treat to add to any hamper you are making.

Whether it's a snack to go alongside your lunch or you enjoy it with a cup of tea watching the TV, it's the perfect addition to hampers for family and friends.

Ferrero Rocher

These chocolates are luxurious - and if you need any more convincing than that around 3.6 billion Ferrero Rochers are sold around the world each year, so they really are an incredibly popular chocolate.

These posh chocolate will add a super special touch to your hamper!

Cadbury Roses

These classic assorted chocolates from Cadbury are a nostalgic favourite for many.

They feature a variety of flavours including caramel, hazelnut, and strawberry cream, making them a crowd pleasing addition to your hamper. By adding in a box of assorted chocolates - you can make sure there is something for everyone!

Chocolate Flowers
A chocolate flower is always a great treat to add in a sweet & chocolate hamper. It’s creative and might be something quite new to the recipient.

It’s definitely a good idea to use a multitude of chocolate flower options, and that can indeed make a huge difference to how it looks. They can be quite delicate though so make sure it's well wrapped and protected in the hamper!

Sweet Hampers

Sweet Hamper

Sitting on the shelf and gathering dust? That is something we can assure you a homemade sweet hamper will not do! Whether you're going for classic retro sweets or sour gummy sweets - the addition of these goodies will improve any hamper!

Gummy Candies

Add some fun and colour to your hamper with a selection of gummy candies such as gummy bears, worms, or rings. They're a playful addition that appeals to both kids and big kids.

Hard Candies

Include some traditional hard candies like fruit drops, lemon drops, or peppermints. They provide a sweet and refreshing treat that can be enjoyed at any time.


Whether it's classic black liquorice or colourful twists, liquorice candies offer a unique, old school flavour that some people love.

Chew Bars

Chew Bars - Wham

This is a classic treat - whether you go for Refresher bars or Stinger bars, you can't go wrong with adding in a few of these.

If you don’t have the time to create your own sweet & chocolate hamper, you can buy one from the Sweet Hamper company today. This is a great way for you to share some of the best and most innovative hampers on the market, and you will be very impressed with the quality and efficiency.