DIY Christmas Gifts

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Christmas is my favorite time of year because we all get to gather around our families and loved ones and just enjoy spending time together while also giving gifts!

But sometimes you just don’t know what to get so why not make something instead!

We’ve compiled over 20 of the best DIY Christmas gifts you can make for everyone on your list this year in one blog post and we know you’re going to love them!

Don’t worry, you don’t have to super crafty or creative for these gifts.

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DIY Christmas Gifts

1. Personalized Christmas Stocking Gift Card Holders

photo & tutorial credit: theinspirationvault.com

27 years later and I finally figured out that what I was calling a simple plaid is in fact, buffalo check…I digress.

Not only are these adorable personalized Christmas stocking gift card holders the perfect gift idea, but they also double as adorable holiday decor!

>> Get the tutorial here: theinspirationvault.com

2. Peppermint Bath Bombs

photo & tutorial credit: annsentitledlife.com

Peppermint is basically the mascotte smell of Christmas. If there were such a thing.

These homemade peppermint bath bombs are the perfect gift for everyone in your life, including yourself. And they give off the perfect peppermint smell in the tub to make you feel so fresh and so clean for your next big holiday party.

>> Get the tutorial here: annsentitledlife.com

3. Homemade Cinnamon Ornaments

photo & tutorial credit: strengthandsunshine.com

Ornaments are a dime a dozen, but homemade ones are so personal and fun!

If you’re not a baker, no worries, because this ornament recipe requires only two ingredients and will make your home smell like cinnamon! #winning.

>> Get the tutorial here: strengthandsunshine.com

4. DIY Beard Balm

photo & tutorial credit: therisingspoon.com

We all know trying to find a gift for the man in your life is like trying to find Frosty the Snowman.

But if you’ve got a hairy man in your life, you’re in luck!

This DIY beard balm is the perfect gift for the bearded men in your life and it’s super easy to make. Trust me, he’ll love it!

>> Get the tutorial here: therisingspoon.com

5. DIY Flannel Infinity Scarf

photo & tutorial credit: swoodsonsays.com

To the person who is always cold..this one’s for you.

Mixing flannel and a scarf together is pretty much the most genius thing you can do because it’s trendy, functional and warm as all heck!

>> Get the tutorial here: swoodsonsays.com

6. Pink Himalayan Sea Salt & Rosemary Bath Salts

photo & tutorial credit: beautycrafter.com

Just the name alone makes you want to crawl into a tub filled with these bath salts.

Along with many benefits, this pink Himalayan sea salt and rosemary bath salt solution makes the perfect gift for anyone looking to take a load off and relax.

>> Get the tutorial here: beautycrafter.com

7. Glitter Wine Glasses

photo & tutorial credit: abrideonabudget.com

Glitter and wine? I’m in!

These glittery wine glasses are the perfect gift for all wine lovers in your life and are super fun to make!

>> Get the tutorial here: abrideonabudget.com

8. DIY Orange Pomander

photo & tutorial credit: pinkfortitude.com

Oranges aren’t just for eating, they also make a super festive ornament on your tree that smells amazing!

>> Get the tutorial here: pinkfortitude.com

 

9. DIY Christmas Hand Towels

photo & tutorial credit: momenvy.co 

Hand towels are so versatile, practical, festive and oh so punny.

These adorable Christmas hand towels make the perfect gift for anyone special in your life and you can completely customize them to fit inside jokes and what not.

>> Get the tutorial here: momenvy.co

 

10. Candy Cane Sugar Scrub

photo & tutorial credit: mamacheaps.com

Sugar scrubs make the perfect gift because they are simple to make and everybody loves them!

And this candy cane sugar scrub is the perfect festive gift for anyone on your list.

>> Get the tutorial here: mamacheaps.com

 

11. DIY Candy Cane Lip Balm

photo & tutorial credit: diybeautybase.com

If you don’t have dry cracked lips in the winter then…you probably don’t live somewhere cold.

But if you do, then this candy cane lip balm is for you!

It smells amazing, looks extra fun and festive and gives you a tingly, minty feeling on your lips.

And who knows, you might be caught kissing Santa Clause underneath the mistletoe and you want your lips to be ready.

>> Get the tutorial here: diybeautybase.com

 

12. DIY Snow Globe

photo & tutorial credit: thebestideasforkids.com

Snowglobes are the best invention ever but why not make one even more special and personalized?

This snowglobe makes the perfect gift from your kids to aunts, uncles, and grandparents!

>> Get the tutorial here: thebestideasforkids.com

 

13. Christmas Tree Bath Fizzies

photo & tutorial credit: getgreenbewell.com

These Christmas tree bath fizzies make the perfect festive gift for anyone in your family and are super easy to make with only a few ingredients.

They’re also natural!

>> Get the tutorial here: getgreenbewell.com

14. “Dad” Salt Dough Picture Frame

photo & tutorial credit: thesoccermomblog.com

Over the years I’ve found the best gifts I can give my dad are homemade and this “Dad” salt dough picture frame is just the ticket!

Make this picture with your kids and add your own special touches to make a wonderful handmade gift.

>> Get the tutorial here: thesoccermomblog.com

15. Homemade Holiday Card

photo & tutorial credit: everydaywithmadirae.com

Gifts come in all shapes and sizes and sometimes the perfect gift is a homemade card that came straight from the heart.

This card is also perfect to sneak in gift cards or a special note made especially for your loved one.

>> Get the tutorial here: everydaywithmadirae.com

16. Irish Coffee in a Jar 

photo & tutorial credit: wonderwomanwannabe.com

This Irish coffee in a jar gift is perfect for the coffee lover in your life who likes a bit of a kick!

You can also mix and match Christmas cocktails to make it the perfect holiday gift.

>> Get the tutorial here: wonderwomanwannabe.com

17. Rudolph Hot Cocoa

photo & tutorial credit: cincyshopper.com

Hot chocolate, hot cocoa, however you say it, is the most delicious drink of the holiday season and this adorable Rudolph hot cocoa gift definitely turns it up a notch! #yougohotcocoa

>> Get the tutorial here: cincyshopper.com

18. Homemade Cinnamon Extract

photo & tutorial credit: recipesfromapantry.com

You had me at “homemade cinnamon extract”!

This cinnamon extract is super easy to make, requires only a few ingredients and you can use an instant pot to make this recipe even more simple.

And oh yeah, this is the perfect gift for bakers in your life!

>> Get the tutorial here: recipesfromapantry.com

19. Herbal Bath Tea Jars

photo & tutorial credit: mylifecookbook.com

Herba bath teas are basically like swimming (if you can swim in a tub) in a luxurious tea that will literally melt away stress.

These herbs also have a plethora of benefits from moisturizing dry skin to reducing inflammation.

>> Get the tutorial here: mylifecookbook.com

20. Mason Jar Oil Lamp

photo & tutorial credit: hearthandvine.com

Here at Two Crafty Gals, we love mason jars because they’re so versatile! And this oil lamp is no exception.

These oil lamps are festive, fun and are the perfect gift for literally every single person in your life!

>> Get the tutorial here: hearthandvine.com

21. DIY Graduation Tassel Ornament

photo & tutorial credit: missiontosave.com

Remember when the cool thing to do was tie your graduation tassel onto the mirror of your car and then lose it like two weeks later.

Yeah..

This graduation tassel ornament is the perfect keepsake to remember and celebrate those high school years.

>> Get the tutorial here: missiontosave.com

 

22. Homemade Dog Treats

photo & tutorial credit: twohealthykitchens.com

Whether you want to give that special pup in your life a yummy treat for the holidays or give a fun homemade gift to the dog lover in your life, these homemade dog treats are puuurrrrfect! (cats purr…not dogs…but…)

Put on your pup tastic apron and make these yummy and healthy dog treats!

>> Get the tutorial here: twohealthykitchens.com

 

23. Mini Bath Bombs

photo & tutorial credit: diybeautybase.com

Bath bombs are the perfect addition to a DIY spa day and these mini bath bombs are so cute and so much fun to make.

They also make the perfect gift for everyone special in your life!

>> Get the tutorial here: diybeautybase.com

 

24. Unicorn Ornaments

photo & tutorial credit: swoodsonsays.com

These lil mythological creators continue to steal our hearts are the perfect gift idea for kids everywhere!

Learn how to easily make these adorable unicorn ornaments!

>> Get the tutorial here: swoodsonsays.com

25. Activated Charcoal Soap

photo & tutorial credit: beautycrafter.com

Activated charcoal is great for detoxifying the skin and come on, it just looks really freaking cool!

All of your friends and family are going to want to get their hands on this homemade soap!

>> Get the tutorial here: beautycrafter.com

26. Pine & Frankincense Homemade Soap

photo & tutorial credit: happydealhappyday.com

Essential oils add the perfect soft fragrance to just about anything and this Frankincense and pine handmade soap is heavenly!

>> Get the tutorial here: happydealhappyday.com

What are your favorite Christmas gifts to give to the loved ones in your life?

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