10 More DIY Christmas Gifts

Filed under: DIY — Savvy Housekeeper at 8:19 am on Monday, November 26, 2012

Last year’s 10 Fast DIY Christmas Gifts was so popular, I decided to follow up with 10 MORE DIY Christmas Gifts. Unlike last year, there’s still almost a month before Christmas, so that’s plenty of time to do any one or more of these ideas.

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1. Leather Cell Phone Case. With the free printable template, leather, and a few tools, you can make a cell phone case that looks like it came from a department store.

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2. Google Maps Throw Pillow. Put your loved one’s address in Google Maps, print the image out on fabric, and make this one-of-a-kind throw pillow for their house.

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3. Embroider A Map. On a similar note, get a map of an area that you know to be meaningful to your loved one, get out a needle and thread, and embroider away. Frame the finished map, and you’ve got a pretty awesome gift.

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4. Chalkboard Serving Tray. Add chalkboard paint to an old serving tray and turn it into something interesting and hip for the entertainer on your list.

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5. Slippers. This has to be one of the most common Christmas presents we give. Why not make them special by sewing them yourself?

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6. Candy. Everyone loves it, and it’s even better when it’s homemade.

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7. Comic Book Coasters. As first mentioned in 10 DIY Father’s Day Presents, you can make these coasters with the help of modge podge and some comic books.

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8. Pumpkin Candles. Hollow out a mini-pumpkin or other squash, fill with wax and a wick, and you’ve got a great Christmas gift on your hands.

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9. Carved Rocks. Use a dremel to carve rocks for jewelry, keepsakes, or garden accessories.

10. Toy Lamp. Finally, arrange toys around the bottom of an inexpensive lamp, glue them in place, then spray with a high-gloss paint to make a whimsical lamp.

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