Need holiday gifts for a group of people, or want something extra special for the person who has everything? These Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas are inexpensive to make and personalize, making gift giving easy.
‘Tis the season to start thinking about holiday gifts! I’ve got most of my family figured out for the holidays, but I also like to give small gifts to my daughter’s teachers and other important people in our lives. This is where homemade Christmas gifts come into play.
You don’t have to be the craftiest person to make your own Christmas gifts, especially when there are so many blogs on the web offering free printables and how-to’s that make homemade holiday gifts super easy.
Here’s a roundup of some of my favorite homemade Christmas gift ideas, including food, beauty, and gifts for the home.
Easy Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas
Get hot chocolate on a stick (you can buy it or make it your own), and add this free printable! The gift has a woodsy, earthy Christmas feel. Image credit: Yellow Bliss Road
In a ball ornament, package different types of hot cocoa in ornaments. When you want to use them, simply pour the contents of the ornament into a cup!
For ambitious kids, create this tinker kit to encourage curiosity and STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics). Image credit: Little Bins for Little Hands
With a variety of colored sharpies and a large letter, these personalized coffee mugs make a great chic gift! It’s also cost-effective and personable.
→ Rudolph Hot Cocoa Cones + Free Printable Tags – Mommy Musings
Make a hot cocoa mix in a piping bag, making this a simple gift that is frugal enough to make in bulk. Mini marshmallows and mini chocolate chips top this sweet treat!
Put together this mini baking kit, filled with cookie cutters, cupcake liners, and more in this brightly Christmas-colored gift bag. Image credit: A Pumpkin and a Princess
→ Peppermint Sugar Scrub + Free Printable Labels – Mommy Musings
This peppermint sugar scrub only takes about 5 minutes to make. The sugar can be tinted and layered to look like a candy cane, and makes a relaxing gift. You might also like this homemade Gingerbread Sugar Scrub.
Hot chocolate is never a bad idea! Print these free printable gift tags to wrap hot chocolate in for a treat that will be used year-round. Image credit: I Heart Naptime
Easy and affordable, wrap this blanket up for a snuggly gift!
Make a s’mores snack jar with a Chex Mix mixture with M&Ms and marshmallows. Image credit: A Night Owl Blog
In this Santa themed gift jar, fill it with Hershey’s Kisses for a simple family gift.
These candy sleighs are made with candy bars and two candy canes. They can be personalized according to the favorite type’s of candy, and are tied together neatly with a ribbon!
For a baker or foodie, put together this Christmas “gift mitten.” As an extra bonus, the total cost is also only about $10! Image credit: Cherished Bliss
→ DIY Holiday Mason Jar Floating Candle – Mommy Musings
This easy mason jar floating candle can be customized for the season, and makes a beautiful holiday hostess gift.
→ Homemade Rosemary Infused Olive Oil – Mommy Musings
This Rosemary Infused Olive Oil recipe can be made in just minutes and is perfect for gift giving this holiday season.