Sunday, December 6, 2015

31 Easy & Inexpensive DIY Gifts Your Friends and Family Will Love

Best last minute DIY gift ideas for all the women in your life. Your mom, sister, friends, BFF and bridesmaids will love these!


Nothing is worse that pouring your heart and time into making a special DIY gift and then finding out the recipient doesn't love it as much as you do! Save yourself the heartache and whip up gifts that have nearly universal appeal. Of course, know your audience - the dishwasher safe glitter mugs may not be the best pick for your dad - but these gifts have been tried and tested by Pinterest readers and blog audiences alike. These are the hot DIY ideas from Pinterest that your friends actually want you to make for them!

The gifts in this guide are ideal for adult women - perfect for friends, moms, aunts, grandmas and bridesmaids!

(Need a gift for someone else? From four year old boys to dads, I've got a gift guide to help you find the perfect gift for anyone! 

Easy last minute DIY gifts that aren't hard to make and that people actually want!

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from Creative Green Living


from Sarah Ortega


from Creative Green Living


DIY Tassel Necklace 
from Little Nostalgia


Simple DIY Birthstone Bracelet
from Creative Green Living



Adventure Notebook / Sketchbook
from Mod Podge Rocks


Burlap Tin Can Planter
from Creative Green Living



Beaded Wine Charms
from Little Nostalgia



Easy Apron from Fat Quarters
(no fancy techniques needed! This is a great beginning sewer project)
from Creative Green Living



Upcycled Wine Cork Pendants
from Fiskars



Cinnamon Dolce Latte Coffee & Sugar Body Scrub
from Creative Green Living



DIY Gemstone Earrings
from Little Nostalgia



Painted and Stamped Terracotta Pot
from The Beauty Dojo



DIY Infinity Scarf
(no fancy techniques needed! This is a great beginning sewer project)
from Creative Green Living



Lemon Sugar Scrub
from Thrifty Jinxy


Mason Jar Soap (or Lotion!) Pump
from Creative Green Living



Lavender Sugar Scrub
from Little Nostalgia



No-Sew Pocket Tote
from Creative Green Living



Etched Glass Water Bottle
from Creative Green Living



DIY Chalkboard Coasters
from A Few Shortcuts


Custom Mug Filled with Tea
from Baby Loving Mama


Personalized Glitter Ornaments
from Where the Smiles Have Been


Vanilla Chai Body Scrub
from Taking Time for Mommy


DIY Family Monogram with Washi Tape

from Creative Green Living



Stenciled and Dyed Scarves
from Pretty Handy Girl


DIY Stamped Washer Necklace
from The 36th Avenue



Double Sided Coffee Mug Sleeve
from Crafty Staci



Dry Erase To-Do List
from Creative Green Living


Homemade Oatmeal Cinnamon Soap
from  Simply Designing

How to Make a DIY Teacup Pin Cushion
from Creative Green Living



Personalized Wire Name Ornaments
from Crafts Unleashed


Teacup Candle
from Yes Missy



About the Curator:
Carissa is a green lifestyle expert and professional craft tutorial writer. The owner and lead writer for Creative Green Living, she is also the author of two e-books including the best-selling beverage cookbook, Infused: Recipes for Herb & Fruit Infused Water, Tea and More. Her goal is to empower families to make healthier choices that are easy, taste great and are fun!

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1 comment:

  1. Love theses ideas! Every year my kids make gifts for my parents and in laws. These are some great things to choose from. Not sure which one I will pick to try first....the nest necklace or the infinity scarf. Great ideas! Ill let you know how it goes. (www.simplypinspired.com)

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