All Unique, Handmade Gifts – Great ideas for presents you can make yourself for Christmas or Birthdays.
Hard to believe it’s October again and right around the corner are Thanksgiving and Christmas and then the whole calendar starts all over again.
It’s still close to 90 degrees here in Kentucky (meh) but I’ve started thinking about what Christmas Gifts I want to make for everyone.
Making personalized, handmade gifts for the people I love is so rewarding and definitely my favorite part of Christmas.
Here is a wonderful array of easy handmade gift ideas for Christmas or Birthday presents that you can make yourself.
There are several ideas (with tutorials) for the cooks and bakers in your life such as the Etched Pyrex Baking Dish, Tie Dyed Kitchen Towels and Rosemary Infused Olive Oil.
For your Moms, Girlfriends and Daughters, we have a few DIY Jewelry options as well as a DIY Leather Bracelet for the Men.
There are also Vanilla Mint Sugar Scrub and Marbled Goat Milk Soap recipes. If you’re looking for more homemade Bath and Body recipes, see my DIY Beauty Recipes and Gift Ideas post.
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DIY Etched Glass Baking Dish
Great Gift Idea for Cooks or Bakers
Rit Tie Dyed Kitchen Towels
Another great handmade gift for anybody who loves to cook
RumChata Hot Cocoa Mix
Who wouldn’t love to get yummy Hot Cocoa for Christmas?
DIY Faux Metal Geometric Necklace
These necklaces would make a super cool homemade gift for women or teens!
DIY Leather Bracelet
And, how about a handmade leather bracelet for the men in your life?
Personalized Monogram Wall Decor
Personalized presents are great gifts for a Wedding or Housewarming
Lemon Cake in a Mason Jar
In my opinion, food gifts are always a great idea!
Sewing Kit Gift in a Jar
Envelope Clutch Bag Sewing Pattern
by Sew So Easy
Personalize this bag with different fabrics to make a great gift for just about anybody
Marbled Goat Milk Soap
My favorite gifts to give and get are consumables like handmade soap
Personalized Handmade Glass Magnets
Mocktail Gift in a Mason Jar
Refrigerator magnets are a super fun gift!
Quilted Tablet Cover with Zipper Pocket
by Sew So Easy
A perfect gift idea for students or teachers
Personalized DIY Photo Coasters
Just about everybody would appreciate a set of handmade coasters for Christmas or a Birthday
Handmade Heating Pad
Next to consumables, my favorite gifts ideas are useful gadgets
DIY Teacup Pin Cushion
Honestly, how cute is this? The perfect homemade gift for any Sewer or Quilter
DIY Necklace with Mixed Metal Jump Rings
Handmade Jewelry Dish
This little jewelry dish would look great on a bedside table
Nutty Homemade Granola
You can’t go wrong giving Granola as a homemade gift!
Apple Cinnamon Pancake Gift in a Jar
Another great food gift idea
Printed Pineapple Vinyl Tote Bag
This little tote bag can easily be personalized by changing the design
Homemade Mulling Spice Sachets
by The Work Top
Mulling spices make the whole house smell great!
Rosemary Infused Olive Oil
Infused oils are great homemade gifts for any cook or foodie
Homemade Vanilla Extract
I don’t know about you, but I am always happy to receive homemade extracts
Lemon Sugar Hand Scrub
Scrubs are great gift ideas for anybody that works with their hands such as gardeners and mechanics.
Etched Wine Glasses
Shrinky Dink Pendant Necklace
This would be a fun DIY gift for kids to make, too
Fabric Covered Jewelry Box
Ceramic Tile Photo Coasters
by Trish Sutton
A fun Grandparents gift idea!
Money Gift Christmas Ornament
And ….. a perfect gift idea for Grandchildren
Homemade Hot Cocoa Mix
Here is a non-alcohol hot cocoa mix
DIY Makeup Remover Cloths
An eco friendly handmade gift that would be appreciated by any woman or teenage girl
DIY Etched Knife
The perfect gift for your favorite chef or foodie!
String Art Wallhanging
Personalized Mason Jar Tissue Dispenser
How cute are these painted mason jars? You could personalize this handmade gift even more by matching the paint color to the recipient’s home decor.
DIY Stuffed Cat Sewing Pattern
DIY Tic Tac Toe Game Board
I hope you got lots of creative inspiration for some handmade gifts. These DIY ideas are not just for Christmas presents, either.
You can make them for Birthday presents, Mother’s Day, Teacher’s Gifts or any other gift giving occasion.
And, if you have a favorite craft you like to give your friends and family, please let me know so I can add it to the list.
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