12 Last Minute DIY Christmas Gift Ideas

December. 12/12 months. The month of December is filled with many experiences and feelings, usually leading to a joyful end of the year. In this month, we often recognize our ups and downs, as well as focus on a time of happiness with family and friends. We also show our appreciate towards our loved ones in the form of presents and gifts, whether it’s Christmas or Hanukkah. We do so even if our wallets and bank accounts are abundant or straight struggling. Why? Because of love. In a week’s time we will see the faces of the people we love turn to a tremendous smile because that’s when they’ll see just how much appreciated they are. And it doesn’t have to be by tons of expensive gifts, because a lot of the time it’s the thought that counts the most. For example, I love to make DIY (do it yourself) projects as gifts because it takes actual effort into them. It’s worth it because it just shows that much more appreciation, and on top of that, it’s usually pretty inexpensive.

I present to you 12 DIY gift ideas that are simple & easy to make. I picked these out because these can be used on a majority of people. For example, friends, moms, aunts, etc. My personal favorites below are #’s 3, 6-11. Feel free to go through and steal some of these ideas! The links to how to put them together are beneath each one.

1. Christmas Oven Mittens

2. Paint Dipped Kitchen Utensils

3. Photo Clock

4. Book Organizer

5. Jar Lid Photo Magnets

6. Mint Sugar Scrub

7. Stacked Jar Hot Chocolate Snowmen

8. Cup of Gifts

9. Bath Bomb & Nail Polish in a Mug

10. Hot Cocoa & Peppermint in a Mug

11. Fluffy Socks in a Mug

12. Candy Sleighs

As always, thank you so much for reading, as well as showing interest in my blog! It means a lot to me and I greatly appreciate it. What other last minute gift ideas/stories do you have to share? Let me know if there is also anything you’d like to comment on in the comment box!

Lots of love,



4 thoughts on “12 Last Minute DIY Christmas Gift Ideas

  1. These are all so cute! I definitely waited too long when it came to holiday shopping and I ended up spending a fortune on shipping (oops)… I wish I had more time so I could make some of these because the people on my list would’ve definitely appreciated some of these ideas! Next year…


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