Are you looking for fun DIY Christmas gifts for people on your list this year? I have put together a list of some of my favourite ideas for a range of skill levels. Whether it’s friends, family or co-workers, there is a gift on this list for everyone.
Every year, I like to make a few homemade Christmas gifts. Taking the time to make a gift for someone says you put effort, thought and love into creating something just for them.
Making homemade gifts can not only fulfill your creative spark around the holiday season, but in most cases it is budget friendly too.
Fill up a cute basket with all the necessities for this classic winter beverage. Free printable recipe card included!
This simple recipe is a lovely way to make your home smell warm and inviting, especially during the holiday season. It also makes an easy inexpensive gift for friends, neighbours and teachers. I printed the instructions directly onto the bag and dressed them up with ribbon and cinnamon sticks.
A fun project to make a cozy and warm throw for snuggling up. I made these for my kids one Christmas and they are still their favourite blankets to cuddle up with for movie nights.
Upcycle a wood magazine rack into a cherished kid’s toy. I used fabric, batting and foam from my craft supplies to create simple doll bedding too.
A great DIY gift idea for any foodie on your list! Classic breakfast goodies wrapped up nicely, a few little touches and a pretty basket – you’ve got a gift that’s ready to give. Makes a great hostess gift or care package too!
This traditional holiday centrepiece is a Winter Solstice tradition that is perfect as a hostess gift.
Only 4 ingredients to make this lovely scented exfoliating scrub. We grow our own lavender in the summer and dry it to make gifts like this in the wintertime.
A hand-stitched heirloom ornament to be hung on the tree for years.
Create a memorable gift with a cookbook filled with favourite recipes from family and friends.
Fill vintage jars with yummy homemade Peppermint Bark.
A great gift idea for someone else…or for yourself to use on your own holiday table!
A fun gift idea that kids can get involved in too.
One of my childhood favourites recreated. Fill Santa with a chocolate “kiss” that Santa gives when you “squeeze his cheeks”.
With a few simple supplies you can create these fragrant sachets. Great for using in linen closets and cupboards.
A simple bag design reimagined for your yoga mat.
An easy beginner knitting pattern that uses 1-2 skeins of wool.
I hope these gift ideas inspire you to get creative this holiday season! CLICK HERE for more holiday inspiration