Christmas shopping can be a time-consuming, expensive process—but it doesn’t have to be. There are a number of ways to make shopping for the holidays fun, the most obvious being creating your very own DIY Christmas gifts. If you want to get crafty this holiday, then consider making one of these great treats for your loved ones.
Chalkboard Paint Mug
Coffee and tea drinkers on your gift list will love this trendy mug. Chalkboard paint is currently all the rage, so using it to create a one-of-a-kind mug for your family and friends is a great idea. Just follow these directions and you will have a wonderful Christmas gift to be proud of.
New babies deserve an exciting present, too, so give them one with these cupcakes made of adorable onesies. This present is also a great idea for baby showers. Just choose the cutest infant outfits you can find and transform them—along with a pair of socks—into delightful fabric cupcakes. Find out how to make these here.
Involve the kids and make one of these wonderful easy-to-make, personalized candles. Let the children doodle a beautiful drawing or a loving message for grandparents, aunts, uncles or any other person on your guest list. Then, transfer it with ease—just using a heat gun!—to a plain candle, and voila! A beautiful DIY Christmas gift. Figure out how to do this with these directions.by