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wants for crafts
Make a modern style brooch with coloured ribbon and buttons.
Make this owl cushion as a companion for your sofa! How to make it
Evita's been sharing her tutorials on Offbeat Home all year — remember the starry window pelmet ?
My best friend and I have reached a point in our relationship where we pretty much only exchange alcohol, because we know we'll probably enjoy it together — but they can be great gifts for near-strangers, too. Obviously, booze prezzies aren't appropriate for everyone, but as long as you're confident the recipient isn't in recovery, liquor can be a great general-intereste gift with a bit more bite than a soap set. You can make the gift of a good bottle more personal by making it yourself with one of these recipes for infused vodka.