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
Homemade Christmas Ideas & Inspiration
If you're looking for homemade Christmas ideas to cut your costs during those expensive holidays then you came to the right place.
We have some interesting and creative projects below to help you make this Christmas one to remember!
Something we have learned over the years is that whatever Christmas things you decide to make, it's always a nice way for the family to spend time together during the holidays... And whats more, we are also creating memories that will be remembered for years to come.
We hope you enjoy the crafty ideas below and if you have a photo or description of something you made last year, or if you are working on something right now please post about them here, with pictures!
Latest DIY Christmas Posts
(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
Everyone knows someone who's always playing practical jokes on others. With the ideas below you can join in by making your own homemade gag gifts. Just remember that these gifts are only designed for people with a sense of humor! ... Gag Trophies Many $2 stores have plastic trophies available that … [Read more...] about Ideas For Homemade Gag Gifts
I've been hunting through the many pages of SavvyHomemade to come up with the best gifts to make for Christmas this year. Many of us wrack our brains each year trying to come up with something unique. Only to end buying socks, scarf's, slippers and other semi-unwanted gifts. If you gave your … [Read more...] about Best Gifts To Make For Christmas
Looking for some homemade gifts to make? If you just don't know what gift to give a person for that special occasion, check out these creative gift ideas. Many of us wrack our brains each year trying to come up with something unique. Only to end buying socks, scarf's, slippers and other … [Read more...] about Ten Quality Homemade Gifts To Make
'Tis the season to be jolly so why not make someone's Christmas jolly with some homemade stocking stuffers. They are excellent gifts which have the added bonus of being homemade by you, which shows thoughtfulness and consideration, and can be kind on the pocket too. Homemade stocking stuffers … [Read more...] about Homemade Stocking Stuffers
Traditionally homemade Eggnog was a drink mixed to toast the holidays by the upper class in England... Refrigeration hadn't been invented yet, so those who could afford milk, spices, eggs and brandy would put them to good use rather than allow them to spoil. Back in those days, the spices … [Read more...] about Tasty Homemade Eggnog Recipes