Crafts

50+ Homemade Gift Ideas

celebrateChristmas is only two weeks away. Can.you.believe.it? Today, we’re talking about gift ideas. Not just any gifts—homemade gifts. The extra special kind. All of these DIYs have something in common: They’re easy to make. Let’s do this!

christmasA jar of peppermint cream hand scrub is perfect during the cold winter months. This one is made with completely natural ingredients and smells amazing.

We also can’t resist a good brown sugar scrub or coffee scrub.

clip-on car diffusersHow pretty are these geode ornaments?

craftsInstead of buying an essential oil diffuser for someone, make them a cute reed diffuser.

d.i.y. projectWe love how Mandi used scraps from craft projects and fabric to wrap gifts. You can use lace fabric, too!

diy giftsYou’ll only need a few supplies (a beanie, beads, and thread) to make this cozy hat. You could also use an old sweater to make this pom pom beanie.

EarringBubble bath bars. Who doesn’t love taking a bubble bath?

handmadeGift cards don’t have to be boring—here are 5 ways to creatively wrap them.

happy holidays This cherry pie potholder is so sweet. (Pun!) We have a watermelon potholder and cactus oven mitt DIY, too.

homemade giftsEucalyptus cold and flu shower melts are a must-have this time of year.

oilEvery plant lady deserves a cute brass hanging planter.

celebrateIt’s hard to believe these gold statement earrings are handmade!

If you’re looking for a more delicate/dressier option, we also have a DIY for pearl dangle earrings.

christmasAdorable (no-sew) baby headbands and wooden ring crinkle teethers.

clip-on car diffusersOne of our most popular DIY’s? (Drum roll, please) Homemade bath bombs. Everyone deserves a little spa time at home. 😀

You could also make a jar of essential oil infused bath salts.

craftsMake a circle tote in their favorite color. This bag is made with placemats (!!) and it’s super easy.

d.i.y. projectFill a pretty terrarium with colorful sand and crystals. Speaking of crystals, did you know you can make your own?

This crystal soap would also make a great gift.

diy giftsElsie’s favorite pillow spray would pair well with a bottle of rose water face mist.

EarringWe love giving ornaments as gifts or stocking stuffers. You can make these using colorful alcohol ink. And, how adorable is this tiny planter ornament?

handmadeLove this glittery photo cell phone case.

happy holidaysFacial oil is so good for your skin. See how you can make your own here.

homemade giftsThis cactus pincushion is a perfect gift for anyone who loves to sew.

oilClay ring dishes are a quick, easy craft, and we have a couple options for you: a palm leaf and marbled design.

celebrateHomemade soap! We have a bunch of different kinds on the blog like grapefruit poppyseed, pumpkin spice, and exfoliating spiced latte.

christmasOnce you try using wool dryer balls (infused with essential oil!), dryer sheets will be a thing of the past.

You can also use tiny wool balls and essential oils to make clip-on car diffusers. Such a good gift idea!

clip-on car diffusersPrint a special photo and place it in a simple wooden frame.

craftsIt’s way too common to just throw a pair of sunnies in your purse. Avoid potential scratches with a cute Palm Springs-inspired case.

d.i.y. projectThe traveler in your life would love a monogrammed luggage tag.

diy giftsPom pom magnets—the easiest craft!

EarringMake this fun art print and pair it with a bottle of bubbly.

handmadeThe only thing better than handmade jewelry? A jewelry box or acrylic earring holder.

happy holidaysOne of our favorite parts of decorating for Christmas is hanging up the stockings. Make a special pom pom stocking, woven stocking, or this faux suede stocking for your loved ones.

homemade giftsA pretty heart locket necklace filled with a moisturizing, three-ingredient lip balm.

oilA cozy hooded bath towel for one lucky kiddo.

celebrateTreats make amazing gifts any time of year (give us all of the treats), but here are a few of our holiday favorites:

christmasDark chocolate almond brittle. You could hand this out to multiple friends—just put the brittle in cellophane bags wrapped with ribbon. 💗

clip-on car diffusersThe best iced sugar cookies ever.

craftsTruffles are decadent, addictive, and REALLY easy to make. Honestly, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t make them this year!

Happy gift giving! xo. The ABM Team

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