Save money and creatively tackle your gift list this year with our ideas for one-of-a-kind gifts you can create for him, her, the kids and even the family pet. Camille Smith. Photo By: Flynnside Out Productions. Photo By: Mary Britton Senseney. Knit accessories are always a popular handmade holiday gift — but what if you can't knit or crochet?
Then these personalized mittens are right up your alley — just stitch baker's twine initials onto readymade mittens, a scarf or hat for a personalized gift to keep them toasty warm all winter long.
Never be without a charging cord again with this totally on-trend accessory that easily clips onto your briefcase, purse or keyring. Popular with fashionistas, these handy accessories are pricey in specialty shops but you'll be surprised how easy they are to DIY.
Can Charge Your Phone. Have a baker, chef or hostess on your gift list? Surprise them with this handy bread board that looks just like an expensive antique.
Reclaimed lumber and basic woodworking skills are all you need. Help them chart their globe-trotting adventures or highlight their family's ancestry with this easy-to-craft wall map.
Whether the folks on your list prefer to curl up in front of a roaring indoor fire or snuggle next to an outdoor fire pit, our DIY firewood carrier will make toting the kindling much easier.
Our instructions make it easy to turn a pic of their furkid into a Victorian-style silhouette they'll treasure forever.
Encourage the kids on your gift list to step away from tech devices and reconnect with friends and family. A classic, like this rustic-inspired tic-tac-toe board, is fun for all ages, and is easy for the gifter to create using cut wood slices and a live-edge board from the craft store.
Having fresh herbs at hand will take their culinary skills to the next level while adding a beautiful pop of live greenery to the kitchen. Follow our steps, below, to create a rustic countertop garden by giving terra cotta pots a charming, timeworn patina.
Upcylcle an old wooden pallet into this storage-rich wine rack that'll keep their favorite vintages within easy reach. Handy built-in storage for wineglasses turns this rack into a space-saving bar. Inexpensively upcycle a bland tray and a bit of leftover fabric into a waterproof and food-safe server that'll encourage them to enjoy breakfast in bed any day. Our pets enjoy special treats around the holidays just as much as we do.
Get tails wagging by whipping up a batch of these sweet and crunchy biscuits. Package them in cellophane bags or tins and hand out to all the furry friends on your list.
Basic sewing skills and our tips, below, will help you stitch up a farmhouse-inspired and super cozy! Best of all: The cover is completely removable so it's a snap to keep clean.I love sewing…and I love making my own Christmas gifts to give away to friends and family. So, I am so excited to show you these amazing Christmas gifts that you can sew to give to your loved ones. From coasters and pen holders to bookmarks, laptop cases and even a really gorgeous faux leather purse, there are so many things that you can sew that make wonderful gifts for the holidays.
If you love to sew, you can easily make any one of these gifts for the holidays. And, if you are a sewing newbie, you should be sure to take a look at these 80 sewing hacks and tips that will make it much easier for you. These are all really simple sewing patterns and all of them are things that your loved ones will actually want for the holidays. I get so much satisfaction out of making Christmas gifts.
If you do love sewing, you just have to take a look at these 25 DIY Christmas gifts. If you start now, you have time to make them all! These little are made from felt and they are really cute.
You just cut the apple shapes from a template in any number of colors and then sew them together. You can honestly have a set of these finished in an afternoon, even if this is your first sewing project. This faux leather handbag would cost you a small fortune if you bought it in a department store.
You can find faux leather in all sorts of different colors at any fabric store and most hobby or craft stores. Just choose your colors and then sew. This one will only take you a couple of hours from start to finish.
You gotta love free sewing patterns! If you have someone in your family who carries around business cards, this business card holder is the perfect gift. You just need a couple of small pieces of fabric and if you prefer, you can hand sew this as opposed to using your machine. If you know someone who loves photography, or perhaps you are buying a camera as a gift, then you can make this camera strap to go with it. Customize it with any cotton fabric you choose or you could also use faux leather to make it look a bit more professional.
These potluck bowl covers are perfect for moms and grandmas who tend to do a lot of cooking and taking food to church, family gatherings or other events. Make an entire set of these — three or four would constitute a set, right?
You can even customize them by using different fabrics or even adding an embroidered initial. The great part of this one is the fabric feathers that you sew on and they have a great patchwork design. You use different fabrics to get the look and just cut out the feather shape and then sew it onto your dish towel with fusible webbing behind it to give it a nice quilted look.
If you have a collection of fat quarters that are just begging for a project, put them to use and create a stunning Christmas gift for someone special. Patchwork designs are really popular and you can add a quilted look to this one if you love quilting.
Drop cloth is a great material to work with. Seriously, there are so many wonderful DIY drop cloth projects and these personalized coasters may just become your favorite.Create some easy crafts today with our step by step projects. You can make something new at home with the kids for EasterThanksgiving or Christmasor check our ideas for free knittingcrochet and sewing patterns.
There is something here for everyone, from therapy crafts, to recycled. With 's of free craft ideas to keep you entertained you can't go wrong! Start by looking at what we have added recently:. See all of our popular projects. Our new and easy knitting patterns are perfect for beginners and seasoned knitters alike.
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Scrap Fabric Tree Ornaments. Christmas Sock Gnomes. Penguin Coin Pouch. Scrap Fabric Bookmarks. Here are some Crochet Patterns Our massive range of free crochet patterns are all a rage and these are some of the ones we have added recently.Holidays, birthdays, special occasions and "just because" moments are opportunities to give a gift to a friendloved one, or other special person in your life.
There's something very personal and meaningful about a gift that you took the time to make yourself. There's something here for every occasion and season, not to mention ideas for everyone in your life. Candles add warmth, light, and coziness to every space. They make an excellent gift for almost anyone!
When you make them yourself, not only can you customize the color, scent, and look, but the added gesture makes the gift twice as unique. If you're getting gift cards for friends and coworkers this year, make the gift feel more unique and personalized with this embroidered leather card case. This tutorial will teach you how to embroider on leather it's not as tricky as you'd think! It's pretty, elegant, and much more meaningful than a paper envelope.
You'd be hard-fought to find someone today who doesn't use their phone or tablet to refer to recipes. The problem with that, is you often end up with a wet and sticky screen.
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This easy 3-material DIY helps prop your iPad up while you chop, simmer and stir, so you can cook without fear of ruining your tablet. Think what a great gift this will make! Lovely Indeed. Skip the expensive visit to a trendy soap store and learn to make your fizzy bath bombs at home. These soaps are quite popular, and they make an exciting yet simple gift.
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These would be especially great for Mother's Day paired with a bottle of wine. If you're on the hunt for a DIY gift idea that's truly unique for someone who loves a stylish accessory, we've got you covered.
Grab a pretty placemat and work a little sewing magic to create this one-of-a-kind clutch that'll have everyone exclaiming, "Where'd you get that?
Placemat Clutch from Lil Blue Boo. At this point, we're sure you've seen those gorgeous chunky arm-knit blankets that have taken over our Instagrams and Pinterest Boards. Make someone in your life very, very happy by gifting them this blanket that you've DIY'ed. Are you attending a baby shower soon? Whether you go with a gift from the registry or not, consider adding this very personal and adorable homemade gift.
Adorn a plain onesie with the embroidery pattern of your choice and the momma-to-be will truly appreciate this standout piece among her newly acquired collection of store-bought baby clothes.
Headphones break all the time, and unless you dole out a big chunk of change for a quality pair, you have to constantly replace them. Keep the wires safe from everyday wear and tear and make them look pretty! Give a pair of these to someone you know who would appreciate these for their daily use.For me there is nothing more rewarding then watching the intended recipient of a handmade gifts or specially tailored gift baskets.
Opening it and knowing that it is designed especially for them and their passions. If you choose to purchase from Janes Handcrafts and Gifts then you can be assured that your order will be unique with attention to all the smaller details given.
If you are looking for something memorable to show that special someone that you care, then our adorable Romance Baskets are a perfect solution. Orders close Monday 10 th February for Valentines Day delivery. Are you looking for that perfect novelty yet fun way of welcoming or celebrating someone whom is about to have their citizen ceremony or could simply be celebrating their first Australian Day with us?
Then our Australian Day Basket will make the perfect welcoming gift for them. Boasting everything Australian related, this basket includes- blow up hand, thongs, stubbie cooler, ginger beer, toy kangaroo with flag, paper plates, cups and straws, bottle opener, table cloth and napkins.
Happy Australia Day everyone. If you have any questions or you'd like to enquire about a custom gift please get in touch and we'll be happy to help. The smallest of details are what count. How to make bunny book marks More. How to make paper chains More. How to make origami bunny More. First Name. Email Address.
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There are so many reasons to go the handmade route with your holiday gifts this year. First, a handmade gift shows how much you care! Second, making affordable handmade gifts is a simple way to stretch your holiday budget.
The holiday season can get really expensive, and making gifts rather than buying them will cut down on your spending considerably. And finally, handmade gifts are just so dang CUTE!
So without further ado, here are 19 more projects from around the web that would make perfect handmade gifts this year. Decoupage soap? But these bars of soap turn out so cute, and they only take minutes to make. And yes, the decoupaged decoration will stay in place throughout the lifespan of the soap! You can make your own to give as a gift using an old picture frame, a bit of twine, and some cute gift tags.
I like the combination of painted and unpainted wood in the finished product. Give your loved ones the gift of organization this year! You can find cork boards for cheap at dollar stores and thrift stores. I think this scalloped design is really cute, but you could paint whatever design you like.
Homemade bath bombs always make a great gift! These ones are made with rainbow sprinkles to make them even more fun. I never seem to have enough fridge magnets for all the stuff that I want to hang up, so I would personally love to receive a few of these frame magnets! Every coffee table needs a few coasters, and everyone has a coffee table!
You can never have enough mugs, in my opinion. These hand painted mugs would make a great gift for the coffee and hot chocolate lovers in your life! I just love these painted bottles, and your gift recipient could use them in so many different ways!
They could use them as a vase for fresh or dried flowers, or as a pencil cup, or just as a cute decor item. Why use regular push pins or thumbtacks when you could use bejeweled thumbtacks?
Give them to your favorite girlboss, or anyone who uses a cork board to stay organized. Maps are a fun way to add color and interest to your decor! Add a touch of green to your decor with this simple craft using Dollar Store items.
These soft fabric hand warmers are perfect for chilly days, and can be tucked into pockets and mittens of all sizes. Stick them in your jacket pocket when walking to work or hitting the slopes.
Make smaller ones for your kiddos and stick them in their jacket pockets to keep their hands warm while they wait for the school bus.