I know that with the weather being super hot and everyone laying by the pool and eating watermelon and all, Christmas seems very far away. But here’s the truth–for everyone who wants to make handmade gifts for your family and friends for Christmas, now’s the perfect time to start! You have to plan in advance for these things because when it actually comes down to the holiday time, you’ll be way too busy with other things like decorating, baking, entertaining, etc, to worry about creating the perfect, thoughtful and handmade gift.
Here are 20 handmade Christmas gifts that you can start working on now!!
For the moms in your life…
Family Birthday Tracker–Such a great way to keep track of all those birthdays!
Large Interchangeable Photo Frame: For all those printed photos, now you have an easy way to switch them out! Also handy for clipping artwork, invitations, etc.
For the Child in your life…
Felt Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Velcro Book–hours of quiet entertainment, perfect for car trips or church or whatever.
For the DIY-er in you, use these free plans to make adorable doll bunk beds for your little girl!
Use scrap blocks and snaps to create this fun little game for your little one.
Making felt food is absolutely adorable but time consuming, so this is a good project to work on now.
Doorway Playhouse–Use a little creativity and some fabric with tension rods to create a little playhouse for your kids!
For any other special ones in your life…
Make this pretty purse with this free pattern that any girl would be excited to carry.
Got a reader? I bet they would love this pinwheel pillow pouf to snuggle up to.
Infinity scarves are so hot right now and so easy to make. Make a dozen and give them to your friends!
Maybe for a newlywed couple? I love these Mr. and Mrs. Pillows.
If you are the crocheting type, try out this adorable purse pattern.
Great for anyone! This yarn-wrapped Monogram is personal and great for that hard to buy for person.
Embroidered State Art–what a cute way to show where they’ve lived! Or do all the states where the children were born.Pin It