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

Rae Dunn pottery ring dish or shallow ring bowl
DIY Knock Off Rae Dunn Ring Dish
from Creative Green Living

from Creative Green Living

from I Love Painted Rocks

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

Vanilla Candy Cane Peppermint Sugar Scrub
from Creative Green Living

Painted and Stamped Terracotta Pot
from The Beauty Dojo

Giant Lifesize Jenga Game
from Creative Green Living

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. (


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