Do it yourself thank you gifts are a great idea for those wanting to add a personal touch to gift-giving. Even if you have a big family and are on a budget, you may still give some keepsakes to your loved ones without breaking the bank. Furthermore, the gifts you prepare and buy don’t need to be as expensive as you might have thought; presents are meant to represent your love through a piece they can cherish forever. After all, it’s the thought that counts, not the price tag.
Are you running out of ideas for the next holiday season yet? We’ve got your back!
Why not make your family and loved ones gifts for your next event. With so many choices and step by step guides, you can be a winner with these DIY thank you gifts.
Homemade Scented Candles
Let your loved ones feel your love and presence even in your absence with scented candles.
Candles can set the mood and promote relaxation — Everybody loves candles and they are popular all around the world. Why buy a store-bought candle when you can make them yourself so easily? Candles are great for around the house, making your bedroom smell amazing or keeping a calming atmosphere in your workspace or office.
DIY scented candles are simple and easy to make; melt some soy wax, add some colour of choice, and of course, the scent, then it’s done!
Forget about expensive soaps because you can make some fizzy bath bombs at home. Bath bombs are popular with both kids and grown-ups, so it’s pretty much a sure thing as far as gift-giving goes.
Remind your favourite people to have a relaxing bath to themselves with your personalised bath bombs made with love. Here’s a simple DIY tutorial on how to make one for yourself:
If you’re looking for a unique DIY gift for someone who enjoys styling their home, then a placemat clutch may just be the perfect item. Simply grab a plain placemat, design it with a bit of sewing to create a top-tier level of beauty and originality.
Embroidered Gift Card Holder
Celebrating holidays every year perhaps makes you wonder how people store their gift cards — do they throw them or keep them? Well, since you asked, why not try to do a gift card holder and let’s see if they use it?
It’s quick and easy to make for a wallet-like feel to the case. Not to mention how cute, elegant as well, and much more meaningful than a paper envelope.
Arm Knitted Cozy Chunky Blanket
Many people consider home as their comfort zone; if you prefer staying home to spending time doing outdoor activities, how about we learn a new skill? Knitting! Make your favourite person the happiest by giving them warmth and comfort for bed-weather days.
Chunky, velvet arm-knit blankets are all over Pinterest and Instagram, from fancy minimalist interiors to thick and fluffy blankets. So take inspiration from these websites and create a one-of-a-kind blanket yourself.
Clay Cactus Ring Holder
Hit two birds with one stone with this personalised ring holder and an elegant home piece to decorate your place.
As fun as how it looks is how easy it is to make! Wrap it for someone who likes to collect exquisite and funny pieces to design their home.
Gold Champagne Flute
These champagne flutes are chic and unique and make for a beautiful thank-you gift. A set of two simple-to-make fancy flutes makes an excellent gift on its own.
Don’t forget to sneak a bottle of bubbly, a set of coasters, and even some gourmet cheese for a perfect champagne gift set.
The simplicity of a present is what makes it close to the heart. Know someone who’s about to hold a housewarming party? Surprise them with a decoration made out of string. That’ll surely secure a place in the new home.
Express Gratitude with Self-Made Gifts
Creating gifts on your own is a wholesome way to express gratitude and love to people around us. Holidays and special occasions always call for a celebration– either with family, friends, or both! Thus, making it the best time to share some memories—and even home-cooked delicious meals on top of that—that everybody will surely cherish.