Handmade Christmas Gifts
Simple handmade Christmas gifts are a staple for our family every year. There is something about giving a gift that is handcrafted with love…and patience. This year I wanted to share some of my favorite handmade gifts and ideas with you; not just from my house but from several friends as well. I hope these help you make some wonderfully personal homemade Christmas gifts this year.
My Handmade Christmas Gifts
- DIY Beard Balm – for the guys in your life!
- Melt & Pour Shampoo Bars – great for campers, travelers and everyday.
- Easy Homemade Soap – simple and not scary at all!
- Gardener’s Hand Balm – to keep your family gardener’s hand from cracking.
- Chicken Wire Crafts – gifts you can make with your chicken wire
- Dog Treats – for your furry friends and family
- Organic Lip Balm – easy to make and a great stocking stuffer
- Homemade Vanilla Extract – Give them their own bottle with beans in it with directions if steeping time is limited
- Honey Whipped Hand Cream – Smells great and works wonders
- Mason Jar Candles – Great way to reuse some mason jars
- Homemade Almond Extract – better than store bought
- Mini First Aid Kit – safety first gift
- Yummy Coffee Liqueur (Kahlua) – for the grown-ups.
- Tasty Spice Rubs – for your BBQ and Smokers!
But wait….there’s more!
More Handmade Christmas Gifts Ideas
- Cane Pole Whistles from Living the Old Way
- 20 Gifts You Can Make for $1 from The Coastal Homestead
- No Sew Fleece Scarf from Mom Prepares
- Peppermint Bark from A Modern Homestead
- Herbal Dough Ornaments from Spiraea Herbs
- Lavender Bath Salts from The Herbal Academy
- Handmade Fabric Bookmarks from Little House on the Prairie
- DIY Spinning Spice Rack from The Untrained Housewife
- Herbal Vinegar from Better Hens and Gardens
- Nourishing Sugar Scrub from Whole New Mom
- Crocheted Cast Iron Handle Cover from Tasty Crochet
- New Sew Blanket with Fancy Ties from Lil Suburban Homestead
- DIY Feedsack Tote from The Giles Frontier
- DIY Pancake Gift Basket from The Coastal Homestead
- Dollar Store Countdown to Christmas Plate from Lizzi’s Creations
- Stamped Medallion Seed Bombs from Homestead Lady
Want to get SUPER crafty with your homemade Christmas? How about making your own wrapping paper and gift bags?
- 15 Wrapping Paper Alternatives from The Prairie Homestead
- 30 Unique Gift Wrapping Ideas from Country Living
- Reusable Gift Bags from Brown Thumb Mama
- Magazine Gift Bags from Little Blog on the Homestead
Homemade Christmas gifts are a great way to give something personal and maybe even help your budget out. I love to give and receive homemade Christmas gifts because they are one-of-a-kind treasures. I hope this list inspires you to take a chance on making some of your own gifts this year! I’d love to hear what you like make friends and family – so please leave a comment!