Its that time of year again! It can be difficult to get the people you care about gifts but this year, why not do something different? If you are struggling to think of gifts or want to add a personal touch to your gifts, here are 40 ridiculously easy DIY Christmas gifts to give this holiday season!
1. Christmas kit
Full of everything needed for a great Christmas night. You can vary this depending on the person you’re giving this to.
2. Fairy cakes
There are many flavors you can make them. You can make their favorite flavors or add a Christmas touch to them.
3. Sewn teddy bear
Ideal for any cousins, nieces, nephews or kids at heart. If you want to improve your skills in sewing, this is the perfect DIY to do.
There are many ways to DIY a cushion. It can be sewn, knitted or crocheted. Some examples of sewn cushions are below.
Filled with memories of both you and your friends. Perfect if you want to do a DIY project with a personal touch.
6. Bath salts
For those who need some TLC. Make one or two for a stocking gift but add a collection of bath salts with different scents so they have a variety to choose from.
7. Framed photo
If there is a particular picture they like, why not frame it? You can buy both photos and frames for a small amount of money and it’ll help them remember all those special moments with them.
8. Photo collage letter
If you have several photos and don’t want to put them in a book, why not add to a letter instead? This is one of the best DIY Christmas gifts to give!
9. Jar of quotes
When you want to compliment someone but one quote just won’t do. This the perfect DIY gift if your not into arts and crafts.
10. Paper flowers
Perfect when you need to use up excess paper. You can use wrapping paper, old sheet music or even pages from an old book.
11. Friendship bracelet
If you want to celebrate your friendship with someone, this is a great way to do it. There are so many patterns you can do and its a great stocking present.
12. Christmas Cookies
Cut and iced into all things Christmas. If you’re not great at icing, just make them their favorite batch of cookies.
13. Knitted scarf
This is a basic pattern to master if you want to learn how to knit. If you’re more advanced, you different stitches and colors.
A great way to use up any unused jars. This is great for stocking presents and can be placed up every year for Christmas.
15. Crochet hat
Perfect for winter days and nights. You can also knit a hat if you feel more comfortable with knitting. Why not try different colors or patterns too?
16. Ice cream in a box
17. Chocolate brownie in a jar
No cooking necessary, just put all the ingredients into a jar. Make sure to add the instructions to the jar so that they know how to make them.
18. Heating pads
Perfect for winter days when you need to be warmed up and can be placed in coat pockets when embracing the winter weather. It’s also a great gift to fill the stocking too.
You can make them into any shape, or put them in any container from seashells to cups, filled with scents that they’ll love.
20. Envelopes of love
If you want you to write a special message to some you love, this a great DIY to do. It doesn’t have to be several letters, just one or two to remind them that they matter.
21. Sweets in a jar
Perfect for people who have a sweet tooth, particularly over the Christmas holidays. An easy DIY gift to do. Just buy some sweets they love and put them into a jar, simple!
Always a classic gift and a great present for stockings. Add different scents and make into different shapes for a personalized touch.
23. Painted rocks
Turn any old pebble into an amazing keepsake by painting them, or drawing on them with permanent markers.
24. Chocolate sleighs
Made up of different types of chocolate bars, this is a great little gift to fill the stocking.
25. Homemade Toffee
From toffee apples to toffee bark, if you know someone who is a toffee lover, treat them to some homemade toffee.
26. Homemade caramel spoons
Next time someone you know wants to try something different to their hot chocolate or coffee, make them one of these.
Use shape cutters or add Christmas spices to make them into Christmas shortbread.
28. Jam Tiles
Jam filed biscuits in the shape of scrabble tiles. Spell out Christmas words for a Christmas party treat.
29. Christmas whoopie pies
Making these are great to do, but with this recipe, you can make them look like Christmas puddings.
30. Homemade fudge
Instead of buying fudge from markets, why don’t you make some from scratch? DIY Christmas gifts like food are some of the best types of gifts to give!
31. Gingerbread men
Nothing says Christmas like gingerbread and with these candy canes, they are a great edible gift for Christmas.
32. Lip Balms
To help keep lips healthy from the cold of winter. Perfect for a stocking present.
From designing it with Sharpie pens to painting it, there are so many ways to make a plain white cup into something amazing.
Use letter beads so that they’ll never lose their keys again. Add a snowflake or two for a touch of winter.
35. Comfort boxes
Everyone has bad days, why not make a box for someone you care about to help when they do?
36. Sewing Jar Kit
Everyone should have a sewing kit, and with a little jar, they never have to worry about any sewing issues again.
37. Giant Chocolate Marshmallows
For every marshmallow fan, this jumbo marshmallow dipped in chocolate is one of the best DIY Christmas gifts !
38. Spa day in
For someone who deserves a spa day. You can also use some of the gifts in this list to make this too.
39. Coffee kit
For anyone who struggles to get up without their morning coffee, this is one of the best DIY Christmas gifts for them!
40. Chocolate coated pretzels
Chocolate and pretzels have always gone well together. Add a variety of dipped chocolates and turn it into an amazing gift.