Crochet · DIY Crafts · Gift Idea · Holiday

10 DIY Gift Ideas

The only thing more special than receiving a handmade gift is crafting one. Today I am sharing a compilation post of my 10 favorite hand crafted gifts that I have shared on this blog. In this post you will find handmade gifts with accompanying tips and tutorials. Most are simple enough for beginners and you should… Continue reading 10 DIY Gift Ideas

DIY Crafts · Gift Idea · Holiday

DIY Mod Podge Photo Ornament

This do-it-yourself project is inexpensive, requires only a few basic materials, and is easy enough for the beginner crafter. Just use your leftover school, holiday, or Santa photo prints to create a keepsake ornament! Get creative with your ornament shape, color combinations, and decorations to make it your own… and whatever you do, don’t forget to make… Continue reading DIY Mod Podge Photo Ornament

Gift Idea · Holiday · Recipes

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies in a Jar

If you’re looking to make a homemade gift this holiday season, why not try a jar gift? They are easy, inexpensive, and loads of fun to create. I made a few of these Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie jars at a craft event recently and am excited to gift them in the coming weeks. The… Continue reading Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies in a Jar

DIY Crafts · Gift Idea

DIY Button Paper Clip Bookmarks

I attended a craft event recently where I made these fun button paper clip bookmarks. The possibilities are endless when you layer buttons with embellishments to create unique designs and color combinations. The cost averaged out to around $0.50 per bookmark, making them an affordable DIY gift idea. All you’ll need are paper clips, assorted… Continue reading DIY Button Paper Clip Bookmarks

Crochet · DIY Crafts · Gift Idea

Crochet Gift Card Pouch (Free Pattern)

Is it just me or does giving a gift card seem just a tiny bit impersonal? Now don’t get me wrong, I give them often due to convenience and I especially love receiving them… but when time allows I like to add a personal touch to a seemingly impersonal gift. The pattern for this cute… Continue reading Crochet Gift Card Pouch (Free Pattern)

Crochet · DIY Crafts · Gift Idea

One Hour Crochet Clutch

I recently worked up a crochet clutch as a birthday present for a sweet friend. I stuffed it with colored pencils and gifted it with an adult coloring book. I was so enchanted with it, that I decided to make one for myself to store my crochet hooks in, and I might even work up… Continue reading One Hour Crochet Clutch

DIY Crafts · Gift Idea · Holiday · Mother's Day

DIY POPSICLE STICK PICTURE FRAMES

What parent or grandparent wouldn’t like a one-of-a-kind, handmade picture frame featuring their pride and joy? This simple, inexpensive project will really get your creative juices flowing and they take less than 10 minutes to make. I originally crafted these as Mother’s Day gifts, but you can change the theme to gift them this Christmas. Dutch… Continue reading DIY POPSICLE STICK PICTURE FRAMES