Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas # 1

A Wreath Full of Candy

Things Needed:

  • A wire hanger
  • Wrapped candies
  • Straight or curled ribbon
  • Cutters for wire
  • Scissors

Method:

  • First straighten the hanger and then cut a 12 inch piece out of it.
  • Bend the wire into a circle with a diameter of 5 inches and over lap the ends and twirl them together. You can adjust the size of the circle according to the number of candies you have.
  • After that, you can fix the candies to the wire.
  • For further decoration, cut ribbon into small pieces (about 8 inches).
  • Take a candy and tie it to the center of the ribbon and then tie this ribbon firmly onto the wire. For finishing look, you can curl the ribbon.
  • Attach all the candies to the wire by the method described above.
  • Finally with this one of homemade Christmas gift ideas, a yummy wreath will be ready for gifting.

Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas # 2

A Button Snowman

Things Needed:Homemade Christmas Gifts

  • Two white buttons with only two holes
  • Very thing ribbon
  • Orange and Black craft foam
  • Magnets/Pin backing
  • Paint Brush
  • Black acrylic Paint
  • Craft Glue
  • Scissors

Method:

  • Glue both the buttons from their edges. The top one’s dots should be facing horizontally and the down one dots should be facing vertically.
  • Cut about 8 to inches long ribbon and glue it in the shape of a scarf where the two buttons have been glued in the previous step. Don’t forget to trim the ends of the ribbon to give a neat look.
  • Out of the orange craft foam, cut a very tiny triangle and stick it on the top button below the two dots. The triangle should be placed below, between the two dots.
  • Then from the black craft foam, cut out a hat, small enough to go with button size and stick it on the top of the top button.
  • You can paint the snowman’s mouth with the black acrylic paint.
  • You can add some more extra details after the paint dries.
  • At the end you can glue either a magnet or a pin back at the backside of the snowman. This one of homemade Christmas gift ideas is good enough to fascinate the kids.

Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas # 3

Santa’s T-shirt

This one is a very simple of homemade Christmas gift ideas and will hardly take half an hour.

Things Needed:Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas Santa's Tshirt

  • Plain white t-shirt
  • Fabric paint
  • Paint brush

Method:

  • On the white t-shirt, you can either paint an outline of the Santa, a complete picture of the Santa or just symbols of Santa.
  • You can add some message to the t-shirt depending on whom you are gifting.
  • Let the paint dry completely and wrap the t-shirt and with this simple and decent homemade Christmas gifts idea, your gift will be ready in no time.

Homemade Christmas Gifts Idea # 4

A Christmas Bell Out Of a Clay Pot

Things Needed:Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas christmas bell out of a clay pot

  • Small clay pot
  • Metallic acrylic paint (whatever color you like)
  • Holiday stickers/Rub on decals
  • Metallic cord
  • Small wooden bead
  • Plastic bead
  • Craft glue/Hot glue gun
  • Glue sticks
  • Paint brush
  • Scissors

Method:

  • Paint the clay pot both inside and outside. You can use same colors for both sides or different.
  • Paint the wooden bead with the same color that you have used to paint the inside of the clay pot. Let them all dry.
  • Cut about 20 inches of the metallic cord.
  • Fold the metal cord in half and then thread the loop formed at one end of the cord through the bead.
  • Then tie a knot at the other end of the cord so that the bead remains within the cord.
  • Now thread the beads at the ends of the cords and tie the bead in place. You may cut the ends of the knot if required.
  • In the end, apply a small layer of glue on the bead at the opposite side of the cord knot.
  • Last but not the least, thread the clay pot into the loop and bring it through hole at the bottom of the clay pot.

These homemade Christmas gifts could be used to hang on Christmas tree.

Hope you liked these Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas.