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DIY Christmas Gifts no one will want to throw or give away

Published on 13 December 2017|
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Christmas – for many, it’s the most awaited time of the year!

Are you bored of giving the same old gifts for Christmas? Think notebooks, mugs, socks. Well, we feel you! This year, skip all the shopping hassle and spare a thought for DIY Christmas gifts.

The great thing about DIY is that it’s one of a kind! Whether for your precious ones or neighbours, spread the holiday cheer with these cute handmade gifts.

And you know what the best part is? No one will know how much time (and money!) you saved.

So, what are you waiting for? Heat up the glue gun and start!

DIY Christmas Gifts

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DIY Memory Board

Well, a lot of things happened throughout the year! Maybe it’s the new friendship you had, or your relationship just crossed a milestone this year. Well, capture it all in a memory board!


Perfect for your loved ones, reminisce all the special moments by finding symbolic items or little notes to include in this gift.

DIY Cinnamon Stick Candle

Who says DIY means just paper, glue, and glitter?

This DIY Cinnamon Stick Candle just requires regular candles and hot glued cinnamon sticks. With the subtle fragrance of cinnamon whenever the candles are lit, this gift will create the festive mood every house needs.


Tip: To add that subtle finishing touch, tie a red bow around it!

DIY Hand Warmers

For those loving a splash of colour and creativity in their DIY Christmas gifts, bring out the child in you with these crafty gifts! Make these DIY hand warmers and keep your friends and family warm and comfy in the most vibrant way.


You can also make use of various shapes like snowflakes, the Christmas tree and other cute patterns to add a personalised touch to it.

DIY Embroidered Napkins

Nothing says you care than these cute DIY embroidered napkins. If you’re good with your needle and thread, these may be a quick and easy gift for you to make. Personalise it with a name, wish, or a monogram.


What’s not to love about handmade gifts?

Go on, beat those holiday blues and get your hands working on these DIY Christmas gifts!

What are you planning to craft for Christmas this year? Let us know in the comments section below.

And, if you are too lazy to cook, here is a guide to quick dinners that will delight everyone on Christmas Eve.

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