The Christmas period is fast approaching, and whether you’re a last minute shopper, a bargain hunter or an impulse buyer, you will at some point find yourself asking the question “What on earth do I buy them for Christmas?!”
The truth is Christmas shopping isn’t as hard as it seems! And the answer is right at your fingertips. You guessed it, handmade gifts! Tis the season to be jolly so spread the holiday cheer with sweet and simple handmade gifts, you’ll love to give and receive! To help you make your decision easier here are some of the unique and funny homemade gift ideas to make Christmas 2016 the most special one yet.
Hot chocolate and handmade cakes gift box
What better way to say Merry Christmas and I love you all in one than with delicious homemade chocolate. There is no other option to warm up this winter except sitting beside an open fire, roasting marshmallows with a box full of tasty treats to share with a loved one. Perfect.
Custom made bobbleheads
I know, what the heck is a custom bobblehead? Put simply, a small, collectable toy that is custom made to look just like a picture of your choice. These tiny toys are not just for kids and are sure to get the whole family laughing this Christmas. Custom bobbleheads for all, It doesn’t get more personal than this!
DIY sugar scrub
Struggling to find a gift you’ve never given? Make your sugar scrub and surprise a loved one with the perfect stocking filler. Using natural ingredients such as Coconut oil and peppermint extract gives the phrase ‘good enough to eat’ a whole new meaning.
Have that one friend or family member so is always cold? We all do! Give a gift that shows your thoughtfulness and helps keep them warm this winter by giving them an easy to make personalised hand warmer.
Sweet-smelling soaps are the key to any bathroom, and are so easy to make! Using scents like Grapefruit, Lavender and Coconut will awaken your senses and to whoever the lucky recipient of your homemade soap is, they are guaranteed to ask “Where did you get this?!”.
The finishing touch to the beginning of anyone’s day, perfume is the perfect gift for giving while saving a tonne of money by making it yourself. You are welcome. Simply choose your favourite essential oils, add vodka or water and put in a spray bottle. For a more decorative touch add some ribbon around the bottle or even a handwritten label.
Ready to get messy? If you’re still not convinced that homemade gifts are that handy take a look at other gift options to help make your Christmas jingle all the way.