There are so many reasons to make a homemade gift basket. Whether you want to spoil a friend or loved one, or need something for a group of people, a gift basket is always a good choice. Sometimes we struggle to think of a great gift for someone, but know they’ll appreciate all the little treats … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Ideas Guide For Homemade Gift Baskets
DIY Holiday Crafts & Celebration Ideas
I've found that DIY holiday crafts can be a great way for the family to spend time together, creating memories that will be remembered for years to come.
When family, friends, and the children are celebrating it is not a time to quit giving, instead I always try to put a bit more thought and time into DIY crafts and fun activities. Keeping that thought uppermost in our minds we have created this page to share some of our fun celebration and holiday ideas.
So I’ve already shared my favourite Halloween treats and snacks from around the web (which you should totally take a look at), but no self-respecting Halloween nut would skip out on covering their house and garden with spooktacular homemade Halloween props and decorations! So, I made myself another … [Read more...] about Top 20 Creepy Spooky Homemade Halloween Props & Decorations
YES, we’re finally here! It’s that time of year again when the zombie put on their dancing shoes, the witches stir their cauldrons and the ghosts come out to play! So, in aid of this very special Halloween holiday I’m going to show you 20 amazingly creative and just damn ghoulish DIY Halloween … [Read more...] about 20 Creative DIY Halloween Treats and Snacks To Scare The Kids This Year
Mother's Day is just around the corner! And I'm wondering if you are scratching your head thinking of ways to show your mom how much she means to you? You don't have to spend hours shopping or tons of money on jewelry and clothes this year. Unleash your creativity and craft the perfect unique … [Read more...] about 15 Homemade & Personalized Mother’s Day Gifts
(By Sarah from Arkansas) This sparkling Christmas tree star was homemade years ago by one of my children, it’s still going strong and even now takes pride of place at the top of the tree (priceless)... Its a nice project to do with the kids during the festive period, I can’t think of anything … [Read more...] about Sparkling Christmas Tree Star
My children loved making these clay Christmas tree ornaments... and they loved coming back to them even as adults when they began to decorate their own Christmas tree and have a family of their own... They don't have to be perfect you're just making memories :-) My homemade clay recipe is perfect … [Read more...] about Clay Christmas Tree Ornaments
Each year most of us wrack our brains trying to come up with something unique to give as a gift. So this year I’ve been hunting through the many pages of Savvy Homemade to compile a list of what I believe to be the very best diy Christmas gift ideas. If you gave your loved one a handkerchief last … [Read more...] about Best DIY Christmas Gift Ideas
If you are looking for something unique try making homemade gifts in a jar for Christmas. I've made four homemade food gift recipes below to show you what's possible and hopefully this will provide you with a little inspiration. Candies and treats always look good, as you can see below when … [Read more...] about Homemade Gifts In A Jar For Christmas
Surprise your parents or friends with one of these stylish handmade boxes! You can make a small homemade gift box from paper or larger ones from thin card. A double layer of wrapping paper would make an attractive box! Use paper that suits the gift. For example, make a box from flowery paper … [Read more...] about Making A Homemade Gift Box
Creating homemade wreaths can be very easy and cost effective; it doesn't have to be a work of art, the main thing is to give your Christmas wreath a warm and welcoming feeling. One of the main reasons I prefer to make my own wreath is that I can easily strip it down each year to give it a new look … [Read more...] about Making Homemade Wreaths
Most children are eager to get their hands on those yummy Halloween goodies. But the question of where to store them can be of the upmost importance for the serious trick or treater! With that in thought in mind, this easy to make Homemade Pumpkin Bag will complement their Halloween outfit … [Read more...] about Halloween Pumpkin Bag & Treat Pots
Last year's Halloween contest produced some amazing stuff... We hope you had a ghoulishly good time. Check out all of the fantastic entries and winners here! Halloween is hot on your heels, and this year you're in for a treat! Let the creative juices bubble away in your witch's cauldron, and … [Read more...] about Homemade Halloween Contest