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50 Homemade Gift Ideas – From Around The Web

50 Homemade Gift Ideas – From Around The Web
Homemade gifts are some of the best gifts I give. It makes the gift so much more personal and who doesn’t like to receive a homemade gift? Being the frugal gal that I am, I searched the web to find some of the best gifts to make. One way I save money on my sewing, crafting, and scrapbooking supplies is to shop on Amazon.com . You’d be amazed by some of the great deals you can score there! Homemade Cookies- 1. to make them personal! Personalized Gift – 2. for each year so I never run out of ideas for gifts. Homemade Ornaments – 3. Photo Ornaments - 4. gift!! Jar Gifts – 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. Disclosure: This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.

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77+ Homemade gifts – DIY Christmas/Holiday gifts The best gift is something that is given from the heart. It could be pricey or cheap, if it expresses your thoughtfulness, it will be treasured. Homemade gifts are one of the best ways to express your love and they are, in most cases, cheaper too. Busy Mom Designs · Crochet Stitch Tutorial: How to do the Magic Circle (also known as Magic Ring or Magic Loop) People have often asked me how to do the magic circle stitch (which goes by several names – magic loop, magic chain, etc.). The magic circle is a great way to begin most projects that are worked in a round (ie amigurumi, hats, etc.). The purpose of this stitch is to give you a nice tight beginning round, regardless of how many stitches are in the round.

Homemade Bath Salts and Decorative Glass Jars by Jane Lake These four fragrant bath salts recipes are easy to make and inexpensive, yet they look like a purchased gift from an exclusive spa with our free printable jar labels. These bath salts recipes are ideal for homemade gifts in a jar, combining the soothing mineral essence of bath salts with aromatherapy for a tranquil at-home bathing experience.

100 Homemade Gift Ideas Check out these 100 easy homemade gift ideas for Christmas, a birthday, or any occasion. Using these ideas, you can give everyone you know a homemade gift this year. You should also take a few moments to check out my article listing gifts for him, her, teachers, kids, and more. If you want to be one of the first to know when more gifts ideas and other craft projects are posted, take a few moments to sign up for the Family Crafts Newsletter. Nesting. Two Ways. Do you have a "Type A" or "Type B" personality? I find it hard to categorize myself, but when it comes to crafting, I lean more toward "Type B". Go with the flow, you know? Every now and then, though, the perfection bug bites me and I have a fit and throw my crafts across the room.

His + Her Sharpie Mug DIY After seeing several projects floating around on Pinterest I decided to try the sharpie method for customizing a pair of his + her mugs (this set is super cute + this one is particularly beautiful). The directions listed on Pinterest kinda seemed too easy to be true... so I did a little testing. I even tried running them through the dishwasher and here's what I found out... Make Your Own Aromatic Reed Diffusers As Fall approaches, I love to fill my home with all the warm inviting scents the season brings along. With my precious little guy running around, it’s important to try and find scented alternatives that are not only flameless but safe and non-toxic – unlike most of the commercial fragrances sold in the stores today. Reed diffusers are a great option, especially if you make your own. They work really well in smaller areas since they do not have a very powerful scent throw. They are quite simple to put together and pretty inexpensive plus you have the option to create your own favorite fragrant combinations.

Handsewn fabric tea bags for loose tea favors I’m posting the free tutorial for how to make sewn fabric teabags for loose tea by request. Jessica Mullen wrote: “I saw your beautiful photos from the tea party and I have a quick question. I was wondering how you made the tea bags for the make your own tea take home favors. Pucker Up For Winter With DIY Sugar Lip Scrubs It’s time to step up your beauty game for winter, so naturally, the first thing you should do to prep is…raid your pantry! No joke—pantry essentials like oils and sugar are key to natural exfoliating. We showed you how to use these ingredients to create face scrubs to suit your skin type, and now were tackling chapped lips with these six DIY sugar scrubs. We used two bases to create our scrubs.

DIY Project: How to craft a twine-ball light garland Time for another DIY craft project and today I’ll be showing you exactly how you can make this twine-ball light garland yourself. It’s one of those projects that’s a little bit messy and does take quite a bit of time, but it is so much fun. Plus you have a really cool piece of decor at the end of it. Perfect for parties or around the home, you can paint it up in any colour you want to match your design scheme, and when lit, it looks so pretty, casting lots of patterned twinkly light everywhere. Mine is now taking pride of place in my office.

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