The holiday season can be a magical time of year. But when the thought of gift giving comes to mind, it can add some stress into the mix. Have some fun and take the stress of gifts out, and make some simple DIY Christmas gifts that everyone will love. These gifts are great for neighbors, family, co-workers and anyone else you want to give a small gift to.
For me, homemade gifts show you took time and thought about that person. I have gathered some of my favorite gift ideas for the holidays! If you have kids, they might even want to join in and help make these gifts!
15 Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas
Magic Reindeer Food| This is an adorable gift that kids will especially love. You create a little mix of ingredients and sprinkle it outdoors for the reindeer to eat while Santa drops present off. Comes with an adorable printable.
Nail Polish Swirl Coffee Mugs| Know someone who enjoys sipping on coffee or tea? Head to your dollar store and pick up supplies for this simple craft, and create a one-of-a-kind mug.
Rib Rub| If you have someone who enjoys grilling, make a homemade rib rub that will be the perfect blend of spices for their juicy ribs!
Pancake Mix | Create homemade pancake mix and put in a jar, add a little decoration and give to a loved one. These are so affordable to make and really fun and unique!
Hangable Doorknob Goodies| These are great for neighbors, go through your neighborhood and add a little goodie bag to doorknobs, and let them find the surprise when they come home. Very affordable to do.
Rose Sugar Scrub| A great pampering gift, nothing is more relaxing than a sugar scrub and a warm hot bath. This is very easy to make and smells heavenly.
Glitter Planters| These are absolutely gorgeous to decorate your home with. Make these for a loved one and put a little plant inside or even some candy. They can re-use it each year.
DIY Photo Blocks| I love personalized gifts like this! These blocks are adorable and a great way to decorate and I love the personalized pictures.
Christmas Potpourri| This one is so fun as well, make a fragrant potpourri to give out. It even comes with a free printable you can use to dress up the packaging.
Simple Christmas Treat Cups| A simple treat cup to fill up with candy or baked goods and hand out to friends and neighbors.
Giant Chocolate Dipped Marshmallows| Have a friend or neighbor who loves sweets, make this delicious giant dipped marshmallows. This will win their hearts and put them in the holiday spirit.
Cinnamon Pine Cones| Nothing smells more like Christmas than the smell of cinnamon pine cones. Make some up and give to a loved one or neighbor in a fun basket!
DIY Lip Scrub| Lip scrubs are perfect for dry lips in the winter months, so create this affordable and easy scrub to give away, and keep some back for yourself!
Crochet Face Scrubbies| If you crochet, you might try your hand at these. Give with the lip sugar scrub and you have a perfect gift.
Slipper Boots| Take an old sweater and create these fun slipper boots and give to a loved one, to help them stay cozy this winter.
Which one of these homemade Christmas gifts is your favorite?