20 Heartwarming DIY Christmas presents for your loved ones


Are you looking for some unique ideas of DIY Christmas presents for your loved ones? Most of us are always looking for DIY gift ideas on a lovely occasion. Did you know often people love handmade gifts more than other expensive gifts? Because they are made with love and care. Especially it bears all the hard work you have done to make a masterpiece. 

Christmas gifts are, especially for your dearest ones. People search for Christmas gift DIY on this beautiful occasion of Christmas. If you want to surprise them with your creative hand you need some crafty items to make your special homemade Christmas gift. You can build them with the accessories easily available at your home. 

It’s always a pain to understand what someone would like as a gift. Especially when they have everything they need. But making crafts gifts for Christmas is an easy way to make your gift look unique and attractive at the same time. Here are some easy Christmas DIY gifts which you can gift to your lovely people this Christmas. 


Best DIY Christmas presents

1. Jingle Boots – Best Christmas gift

  • Wine/Juice Bottle
  • Socks
  • Ribbon

At first, you need to fold the sock-like boot in the bottle. Then use the ribbon to make a bow. This is one of the DIY Christmas presents which is super easy to make. You can watch the following video for the complete guide.

Video by Blossom

2. Rose Bou-cane – Best Christmas gift

  • Can 
  • Candy cane 
  • Roses and White Flower
  • Ribbon 
  • Glue gun. 

At first, you have to wrap the can with candy canes by using a glue gun. Then set the flower. Lastly, use the ribbon in the candy cane and make a cute bow. Watch the following video to have an idea of how to make Rose Bou-cane.

Video by Blossom

3. Christmas Tea – Best Christmas gift

  • Flask or bottle 
  • Teabag 
  • Double-sided tape 

You need to use tape to fix the tea in the bottle. Then make a Christmas tree by attaching tea bags in the bottle. Finally, put the star on the top of the tree. Watch it below. 

Video by Blossom

4. Kissmas Gift – Best Christmas gift

  • Eggbeater 
  • Some Chocolate 
  • Polybag 
  • Rope
  • Small Card

This one is one of the cutest DIY Christmas presents. You need to add chocolate in an egg beater. Then wrap it in the poly bag and use the rope to tie up. Finally, use the card to make it a more attractive one. Watch this video.

Video by Blossom

5. Cup-sies – Best Christmas gift

  • Baby cloth 
  • Baby sock 
  • Cupcake paper cup

Use the baby clothes and fold them like a cupcake. Then place it in the paper cup. Watch the following video to learn it.

Video by Blossom

6. Peppermint Bawls – Best Christmas gift

  • Parchment paper 
  • Peppermint 
  • Coco ball 
  • Oven 

Firstly, use parchment paper and use 19-20 peppermint. Then bake at 350° C. Put it on the bowl and press it gently so that it takes the shape of a bowl. Place the cocoa balls in the peppermint bowl. The following video will help.

Video by Blossom

7. Gift of Glove – Best Christmas gift

  • Oven mitt 
  • Kitchen accessories 
  • Ribbon 
  • Small card

It’s the easiest way to amaze someone. You need to place the kitchen accessories in the glove and tie it up with the ribbon and card. See how this, one of the easiest DIY Christmas presents, is made. 

Video by Blossom

8. Snowglobe Candy Jars – Best Christmas gift

  • Plastic ball Ornaments
  • Shredded paper 
  • Glitter 
  • Mini figurines 
  • Glue gun 
  • Jars
  • Chocolate/ marshmallow/ cookies etc.

Everyone would definitely love to see a cute snowglobe jar as a gift. This is also in the list of best DIY Christmas presents. Firstly, you need to put the shredded paper and glitter in the balls. Put the decorative items on the top of the jars. Use a glue gun to attach the ball. Lastly, add some chocolates in the jar. That’s how you can make a snowflake on Jar lid. You can watch it below.

Video by Abbi Kirsten Gillespie

9. Plant in a Can – Best Christmas gift

  • Seed packet 
  • Can 
  • Double-sided tape 
  • Wrapping paper

It’s the best of all DIY Christmas presents. Give plant seed packets or a plant for Christmas to the nature lovers. You need to wrap the can by using paper and tape. Then place the seed packet or a plant in it. You can décor it with a card or some artificial tree. Watch it in the following video.

video by Blossom

10. Money Tree Card – Best Christmas gift

  • Money 
  • Card 
  • Color pen 
  • Paper 

Firstly, place the paper in the middle part of the card and fold the money to attach it in the card. From inside it will look like a tree. Then decor it by using a color pen. You can watch it in the following video. This is the number 10 DIY Christmas presents. Continue reading for the next 10. 🙂

video by Blossom

11. Handmade Card – Best Christmas gift

  • Black sheet
  • Stone sticker 
  • Ribbon 
  • Color pen 

At first, you need to cut the black paper perfectly as shown in the video. Then make a circle on it and add the stone sticker. Now, make a bow with the ribbon and attach it on the top. Write down Merry Christmas on it. Watch the following video.

video by Becca’s Hacks

12. Marble Art – Best Christmas gift

  • Bowl Water 
  • Cup/plate/bowl 
  • Modge podge 
  • Nail polish 
  • Hand towel 
  • Skewers 
  • Paintbrush 
  • Q- tips

It is one of the precious looking DIY Christmas presents. This can be used to decorate plates, bowls, coasters, glasses, coasters, and other stuff. First, you need to place a towel under the water bowl. Then add nail paint in the water and use the stick to spread it. Now dip your cup in it at an angle and hold for a few seconds. Use q-tips to remove the unnecessary color. Now seal it with a Mod Podge (a kind of glue) by using a paintbrush. That’s how you make a cute handmade showpiece which is one of the easy Christmas DIY gifts. You can watch the following video to have more clarity.

video by Glamrs

13. Reindeer Beer – Best Christmas gift

  • Beer
  • Puffy paint 
  • Pipe cleaners 

It’s an amazing way to design your beer bottle. Beer bottles are always a good idea for creative things. We can use them to create one of the beautiful DIY Christmas presents. You need to use puffy paint to make eyes and mouth. Then use pipe cleaners to make horns of the beer bottles. You can watch it below.

video by Country Living

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14. Fluffy Slippers – Best Christmas gift

  • Scissors 
  • Foam Leaf 
  • Silicon Sticker 
  • Fluffy Fabric 
  • Glue Gun 
  • Polka Dot Fabric 

It’s the cutest way to delight someone with the fluffy slippers. Seriously, these are real love. Now, you need two fabric clothes and that should cover the length of your leg. Then, you need to cut the foam leaf of the size of your leg. Now, add the glue gun in the foam leaf and wrap it with the polka dot fabric. To make the shape of your feet, cut the fabric.

Now, make the fluffy fabric as per the size of your feet and attach it with glue. Insert the foam base and you are ready to wear. You can watch the following video. This will take some time to make but it is worth the DIY Christmas presents.

video by Anna Nik

15. Wine Bottle with Chocolate – Best Christmas gift

  • Bottle of Wine
  • Gold Wrapped Truffles 
  • Green Paper 
  • Burlap Ribbon 
  • Glue Gun 
  • Scissors

Glue all the chocolates and cover the bottle with it. Use green paper to make leaves on the bottle. Tie burlap ribbon on the jar. This is one of the easy Christmas DIY gifts. Have an idea from the following video.

video by AOL Lifestyle

16. Santa Christmas Phone Case – Best Christmas gift

  • Red EVA Foamy
  • Glue Gun, Cold Glue or Silicone for Foamy
  • Instant Glue
  • Tracing Paper
  • Zipper of 20cm
  • A Piece of Fabric
  • Pencil 
  • Scissors
  • Markers

Mark the outline of the phone on EVA foamy (4 pieces). Secure 2 of them around the phone with adhesive tape (which will be removed later). Put the zipper on top of it and also secure it with tape. Then use the glue gun to stick the zipper with those EVA foamy.

Cut a strip of EVA foamy and paste it around. It doesn’t matter if you see the glue because you’ll have a cover over it. Cover it with a fabric you like, and attach it with hot glue. Now, use the remaining 2 pieces of foamy on top of those other previously used foamy.

Take the color print of the following image.

DIY Christmas presents

Finally, attach the image with cold glue on top of EVA foam. Watch the following video.

video by Isa’s World

17. Christmas Keychain – Best Christmas gift

  • White Shrink Paper (A4 size)
  • Black pen and Magic colors
  • Scissor
  • Punching Machine
  • Small ring
  • Key chain  

First of all, trace the art on the A4 size shrink paper. Be very careful while tracing them. Then cut them into shape with a scissor, and make sure to leave some space at the top-right of your art. Use the punching machine to create a hole in that space.

Now, bake these cut shrink paper at 120° C for 60-80 seconds. Now, insert small rings into the holes of your baked shrink papers. Finally, tie those small rings with a keychain and that’s it! Here is one of the beautiful DIY Christmas presents. Watch the following video on YouTube. 

video by The Idea King

18. Wind Chime – Best Christmas gift

  • Scissors
  • Cold glue
  • Knit balls
  • Color papers
  • Brass small balls

Make paper trees as shown in the video. Make a hole on top of the paper trees. Make paper starts by cutting the paper in the shape of a star. Sting the paper tree and knit balls altogether as shown in the video. Now, attach the stars on top of that brass ball and glue it together. Hang all of them separately in the chime. Watch this small video to understand the complete process.

video by Tanis GallerY

19. Jar Luminaries – Best Christmas gift

  • Smooth Mason Jar or Glass Container
  • Paint Pen
  • Spray Paint
  • Silhouette Print

Spray print the selected jar. Make sure to spray a light coat on the jar to get the opera effect. Roll in the silhouette print inside the jar and secure it with a piece of tape. Now trace it outside of the jar. After tracing is complete, get the printed paper out of the jar. All done! Now just put in the light and enjoy the Christmas themed jar luminaries. This is one of the brightest DIY Christmas presents that you can gift to your loved ones. Watch it below.

video by WhatsUpMoms

20. Christmas Candle – Best Christmas gift

  • Glass Jar 
  • Fragrance Oil 
  • Red Candle Dyes 
  • Candlewick 
  • Toothpick 
  • Candle Wax 
  • Clay 
  • Glue 

Melt the candle wax in a pot. Once the wax has melted, add the fragrance oil and red candle dye. Now pour the wax into the jar and let the wax cool down. Use clay to make decoration and use glue to set it on the jar. That’s how you can make a Christmas candle gift quickly which is one of the unique DIY Christmas presents. Watch the following video.

video by GentlemanBunny

A final note on these easy and best Christmas gifts

So, this was our list of 20 DIY Christmas presents which you can gift to your loved ones this Christmas. We hope you like the list. If you know more Christmas gift DIY ideas, make sure to tell us in the comments below. Merry Christmas. 🙂

What are the best homemade gifts?

1. Jingle Boots
2. Rose Bou-cane
3. Christmas Tea
4. Kissmas Gift
5. Cup-sies
6. Peppermint Bawls
7. Gift of Glove
8. Snowglobe Candy Jars
9. Plant in a Can
10. Money Tree Card
11. Handmade Card
12. Marble Art
13. Reindeer Beer
14. Fluffy Slippers
15. Wine Bottle with Chocolate
16. Santa Christmas Phone Case
17. Christmas Keychain
18. Wind Chime
19. Jar Luminaries
20. Christmas Candle

I don't know what I want for Christmas?

I don’t know what I want for Christmas“, this is one of the most asked questions on the internet. If you have the same question coming in your mind, you can choose the best Christmas gift for yourself from our list of best DIY Christmas presents.
1. Jingle Boots
2. Rose Bou-cane
3. Christmas Tea
4. Kissmas Gift
5. Cup-sies
6. Peppermint Bawls
7. Gift of Glove
8. Snowglobe Candy Jars
9. Plant in a Can
10. Money Tree Card
11. Handmade Card
12. Marble Art
13. Reindeer Beer
14. Fluffy Slippers
15. Wine Bottle with Chocolate
16. Santa Christmas Phone Case
17. Christmas Keychain
18. Wind Chime
19. Jar Luminaries
20. Christmas Candle

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