(Closed) Do bathroom baskets for male bathrooms make sense?

posted 4 years ago in Logistics
  • poll: Does it make sense to do bathroom baskets for the guys bathroom?
    Yes : (13 votes)
    39 %
    No : (20 votes)
    61 %
  • Post # 3
    8998 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: December 2012

    I think bathroom baskets in general are a bit illogical. If I need deodorant, I’d put it on that morning, or if I need tampons, I always have some on me.

    I doubt men would use a bathroom basket.

    Post # 4
    999 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: February 2014

    I love bathroom baskets! I have always like them when at events. Always so useful when I’m like shoot, my hair is falling down. Wow! Amazing magical hairspray right where I need it! I definitely want to bathroom baskets in my ladies room. I wondered the same thing about the men’s room though. I’m not sure exactly what to put in it? Men’s cologne? Male smelling hair spray? I’m going to have to ask a guy and get back to this!

    Post # 5
    164 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    @Hyperventilate:  +1


    I don’t think men will care the slightest bit about baskets!

    Post # 6
    5664 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: August 2012

    IMO bathroom baskets are a huge waste of money for both sexes

    Post # 7
    718 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: March 2014

    I’m planning to do a male basket but it’s going to only have stuff like gum, mints, mouthwash, deoderant, and some meds (aspirin, stomach meds, etc.).  I figure at the most it’ll be helpful for someone, and at the worst it won’t get used and it’ll be things we use at home.

    Post # 9
    11284 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2012

    @drod:  i had bathroom baskets for both men and ladies and the men’s was used more than the women’s.

    Post # 10
    8701 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: September 2013

    I agree that they are a waste. I would save my money. I see most people say that they are rarely (if ever) used.

    Post # 11
    920 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: April 2014

    I don’t think the men’s basket would be very useful.

    I have never actually been to an event that had a bathroom basket, but I have been to plenty where I could have used some gum or an extra hair pin but due to my fancy “going out” purse couldn’t pack it all with me. I am still torn on weather to do them for my wedding or not

    Post # 12
    3082 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    We did them for both sexes, mostly because DH felt left out haha.  In the men’s one we put cologne, spray-on deoderant, hair gel, and condoms lol

    Post # 13
    12257 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2013

    I used to clean men’s bathrooms as part of my last peon job before starting my career.

    I once had to clean crap from the inside of a toilet paper dispenser. Not sure who managed it or how, but he defecated into the dispenser.

    So I think a bathroom basket will be TOTALLY lost on your male guests!

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