10 Easy, Affordable DIY Christmas Gifts You Can Make Today!


Looking for easy, affordable DIY Christmas gifts?  Look no further!  These 10 ideas are so pretty that they hardly look handmade.  DIY Christmas gifts are not only an awesome way to add a personal touch to your presents, but also they’re helpful for those of us trying to stick to a Christmas budget.  Not only are these 10 ideas easy, but the materials are also affordable, which means the holiday will stay merry and bright even after the credit card bill comes in the mail.  Want to learn more?  Keep on reading to jump to tutorials for these awesome DIY Christmas gifts and presents!  Ho ho ho!

DIY Christmas Gifts

Peppermint Foot Soak by Suburban Simplicity

This DIY peppermint foot soak needs only four materials, including the mason jar!  I’m sure the smell would be divine.  Plus the combo of ingredients would pack a major punch for tired, weary feet.

Crockpot Caramel Apple Butter from It’s Always Autumn

When I hear crock pot, I think easy!  I love the convenience of this recipie, plus you can make batches of presents in a pinch!

Sugar Cookie Sack from Celebrate Creativity

Can we talk about how pretty these are for a moment?  These sugar cookie sacks look like they’re straight outta a catalogue.  And, yep, they’re fool proof to make as well!

DIY Bath Bombs from Inspired by Charm

I am a HUUUUUUUGE fan of bath bombs.  I love every single thing about bath bombs, except for the price tag that comes along with them at the stores.  These gorgeous bombs look almost like delicate little pasteries they’re so scrumptious!

DIY Vintage Ribbon Camera Strap from The House That Lars Built

This strap is everything.  Enough said!

Homeade Coffee Scrub from A Pumpkin and a Princess

Online articles tout the health benefits of coffee scrubs, so this easy DIY seems like a perfect, thoughful present to give!  With almond oil, orange essential oil, and vitamin E, this scrub is not easy to make, but also will leave your skin silky smooth!

Simple Gift Basket Ideas from Simply Designing with Ashley

I’m always amazed how a thoughtfully curated assortment of found objects can come together.  These teas, paired against a tea pot, in a beautiful basket would make a fantastic and gorgeous gift!

Sugared Cranberries in a Mason Jar by Mad in Crafts

I’m including this great DIY to show how far cute packaging can take a handmade gift.  These pretty mason jars look as yummy as the sugared cranberries inside, although they’d look just as cute with any other holiday treats.

A Sparkling Gift Basket by A Night Owl

You had me at sparkling gift basket.  This idea is so festive!  I love that it could be tailored for the recipient, with sparkling juice or maybe some prosecco.  Yum!!

Homeade Hot Chocolate Mix from The Girl Creative

This DIY looks scrumptious!  And the packaging is ultra adorable.  The materials for the cocoa mix would be easy to prep in bulk and those chocolate spoons?  Um, yeah … I could probably eat about a dozen.  No joke!  Plus, those gift tags are an awesome free printable!