15 Easy and Unique Homemade Christmas Gifts 2020

Easy Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

Love the giver more than the gift.- Brigham Young. And when you get thoughtful Homemade Christmas gifts, it makes it even more special.

The holiday season is finally here, and before the fun holiday festivities arrive, it’s time to get ready with Homemade Christmas gifts.

You can reduce the post-holiday stress by saving and spending wisely without sacrificing any of the holiday excitement. Before you indulge in the marathon of gifts-buying, look at these tips to make smart choices and save money this holiday season – ring in the New Year with celebration rather than panic.

Get ready with special Christmas gifts- Homemade Christmas Gifts. These DIY projects are not only easy to make but also, stylish.

Ready, set, get the supplies, and start making your Homemade Christmas Gifts.


1. Bubble Bath Bars: 

There is nothing more blissful than soaking in a big warm tub while hot tea.

Credit: A Beautiful Mess


2. DIY Peppermint Mason Jar Candles:

Raise your hand if you have never tried making your own candles.  You might be surprised how easy it is to make and gift it to your loved one.  Stock up some candle wax, favorite scent, and a mason jar.  It is a perfect gift for friends, neighbors, co-workers, and teachers this holiday season.


3. DIY Chunky Knit Blanket

Don’t throw your money on a $300- $600 blanket for a Christmas gift to your loved one. DIY chunky knit blanket with a $20-$25 yarn. Honestly, it is not about the money, it is about the feeling of accomplishment when you knit your very own blanket.


4. DIY Pine Gel Candles 

Give these beautiful Pine Gel Candles and light up their world this Christmas. All you need is some glitter, floating candles, a mason jar, dried evergreen, and gel wax. 

Credit:Home Made By Carmona


5. Marbled Clay Ring Dish 

Help your friend keep their small treasures on this beautiful marble clay ring dish. All you need is oven-bake clay and 15-minutes of your time.

6. Glowing Photo Luminaries 

It is a fun, easy, and inexpensive personalized gift for any occasion. Let those flickering candles bring back all the memories.

Credit: Our Best Bites

7. Whipped Body Butter Recipe

Use coconut oil, cocoa butter, and almond oil to make this tempting whipped body butter. Give this classic winter staple to moisturize their skin.

Credit: Today’s Creative Life


8.Cookie Mix Gift Sack

It is a perfect gift for teachers, co-workers, family, and friends. A cookie mix is a better gift as in the holiday season we are inundated with sweets, cakes, and cookies. So, it’s nice to bake your own cookies later.


9. Succulent Gift Box

How can you forget your plant-loving friend? A box filled with budding succulents and all the essentials you would need to plant them in a pot or terrarium.

Credit: Burkatron


10. Spa Pedicure Gift in a Jar 

Fill a mason jar with all the essentials for a salon-worthy manicure/pedicure at home. A little pampering is what we need for Christmas.

Credit: A Night Owl Blog


11. DIY Snow Globes

Give this homemade version of the classic Christmas snow globe.  You can finish this project in just 10 minutes – quick and easy. Perfect DIY to do with your kids and cherish it forever.

Credit: The Sweetest Occasion


12. Wall Clock

Use the decorative gift wrap to make a beautiful clock. The clock is running make the most of the day…

Credit: Fabric Paper Glue


13. DIY Koosh Ball Pillows

Add some holographic pillows to your Christmas gift list – let her relive her childhood. It’s a super simple DIY and I am planning to gift this to my daughter this holiday season.

DIY Koosh Ball Pillows
Credit: Studio Diy

14. DIY Clay Coasters

These clay coasters can be personalized and shaped the way you like. It’s an awesome gift – useful and beautiful.

15. Easy Ring Cones 

Give these ring cones to your girlfriends and they will never forget this Christmas gift. The best part of this DIY is that you can customize it depending on their style and you can showcase your creativity with colors and accents.


Easy Homemade Christmas Gifts Ideas

I hope you liked these easy-peasy Homemade Christmas Gifts. It’s time to get creative and thoughtful this holiday season. You can find all these projects on my Pinterest Board – Homemade Christmas Gifts.



Do let me know your favorite Homemade Christmas Gifts project. 

See you next week. Lots of love!


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  1. Homemade gifts are so thoughtful. I love the spa pedicure jar. So cute! Thanks for sharing these ideas.

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  2. I admit that I really appreciate homemade not only in giving gifts, but also in receiving them. There is all the attention and time that a person dedicates to you!

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  3. I love all this gift ideas. I love that they can be personalized and the body butter is my favorite.

    1. Oh! I loved that Body butter DIY too.

    2. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  4. All of these are wonderful gift ideas, those bubble bars look like they’d be fun to use.

    1. I agree with you…Thanks 😊

  5. Love this! I would love to get a big knitted blanket!

  6. I love these ideas. I’m a big fan of making and giving homemade gifts for the holidays. They’re so much more meaningful than store-bought things.

    1. I completely agree with you! Even I love homemade gifts more than the store-bought one. Thanks 😊

  7. These are cool ideas. I really like the snowglobe. It doesn’t get more holiday than that. Very awesome.

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  8. Aww thanks for sharing my daughter would love to do these gifts for family members, especially the cookie mix bags after sampling them of course.

  9. All these ideas were great! But I think the body butter was my favorite! And I already made a chunky knit blanket, it was fun and easy!

    1. I have never tried Chunky knit blanket…I am going to try that out this week. Thanks 😊

  10. I love a homemade gift! Especially for Christmas. I would love to try to make a few of these!

  11. I love getting homemade gifts, I am not too crafty but I think I could make some of the ones here to gift my family

    1. Thanks…Do try one of these DIYs – super simple and easy.

  12. These are some really fantastic gift ideas! I’ve always thought that home made gifts are made with the heart.

    1. Homemade gifts are indeed made with the heart. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  13. Easy and handmade is the greatest combo in terms of gift giving.

  14. Ooohhh I love these homemade gift ideas. I think I’d want to do the snowglobe, the photo luminary, and the candle.

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  15. Wow love these mason jar candle !!Such a great ideas for Christmas 🎄 love it

  16. loved the ideas! I saved bubble bath bar for later: it looks perfect to me as I make soap and plan no gifting it

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  17. What wonderful gift ideas, I wouldn’t have thought of something like this. I think there is something very special about homemade gifts.

    1. There is indeed something really special about homemade gifts. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  18. bright ideas very economical…its an alternative instead of buying and its more appreciative

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  19. Oh my gosh I LOVE the succulent gift box, what a fun idea!

    1. Thanks… I am glad that you liked it.

  20. WOW there are some amazing ideas here for sure. Also giving homemade gifts makes things that little bit extra special x

    1. Homemade gifts make it really special. Do try these super simple DIYs. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  21. Those pine gel candles look amazing! I would definitely try to make that. Not sure about everything else because I’m not very useful with these kinds of things.

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  22. These gifts are nice and creative designs!

  23. What a useful gift guide, and so helpful given the hard times we’re in right now. I wouldn’t mind the pine gel candle for myself!

  24. I love homemade gifts although I don’t do it as much as I would like to. I love all your ideas here especially the bubble bath bars which look so pretty

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  25. These are great ideas! I’m going to make family tree scrapbooks for some family members this year.

  26. Wow! These Christmas gifts definitely look cool and they’re all mesmerizing. Especially the DIY candles, love the design because of its minimalist look.

    1. I liked those candles too. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  27. The little succulent kit was my favorite from this list! I love gifts that keep on giving!

  28. I love giving homemade gifts for Christmas. Last year I did crochet trivets and the year before, I did soap!

    1. Wow, that’s awesome! Thanks… I am glad that you like giving homemade gifts.

  29. This is a great post! I think a lot of us will be making more gifts this year.

  30. Wow. What perfect homemade gift ideas. The blanket is definitely my favourite 😍

    1. That chunky knit blanket is my favorite too. Thanks 😊

  31. I love all these handmade Christmas gifts, especially that pretty pillow.

  32. I know I’d love to receive some of these homemade goodies! They all look like so much fun to make too…nothing beats something made with love.

    1. That’s so true…nothing beats something made with love. Thanks 😊

  33. May I get that Chunky Knit Blanket for myself even without any Xmas?

    1. Hahahah…try going on a DIY route.

  34. Homemade gifts are so thoughtful – made with much love and care to make it even more special for the special person . I love the succulent gift box which is so useful and the marbled clay ring dish which is unique and special with beautiful colours.

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  35. Wow! never thought of some of these homemade crafts before. Great idea, thanks for putting this together.

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  36. These are great ideas to gift family and friends. Perfect for the holiday

  37. I’m loving the snowglobe idea. It’s perfect to gift to the in-laws and such from the kids.

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  38. These are very lovely ideas. You finally got me in the Christmas mood. I’ll def try one or two. Cheers!

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  39. Nnniiiccceeeeee…how I wish somebody would gift me these Glowing Photo Luminaries ! They are simply divine.

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the glowing photo luminaries.

  40. The Wall Clocks seem fun! Scrap paper is check and you can get clocks from $1 tree.

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  41. I love all things candles and I really loved your gel candle idea! Thanks for these tips 🙂

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  42. These are all so nice! Super fun to make I’m sure and a joy to receive for sure. I like making sugar scrubs for the holidays.

    1. I love making sugar scrubs too…now, I want to make one right now! Thanks 😊

  43. I love handmade gifts. I crochet, so something like the knitted blanket sounds interesting. There are lots of projects that take little time and can even be done with yarn or materials you have already to save money.

    1. I have tried learning crochet many times but it seems it’s not my cup of tea. I think I really need a good teacher for it. Thanks 😊

  44. woow…love this homemade gifting ideas, am saved this post & gonna plan my weekends to prep my xmas gifts 😀 cheers, siennylovesdrawing

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  45. This is a great list. I love all the self-care products 😉

  46. These are such easy and unique holiday gift ideas 😍 I need to try a few from this list! Thanks for sharing

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  47. This is such an amazing list of goodies to make. I love the idea of making your own Christmas gifts. These are so cute. It makes the gift so much more personal and intentional too. This is such a great idea for a post. Thank you for sharing it.

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  48. They are definitely perfect gift ideas. I would love to have them as much for myself as well as to give my friends.

  49. Such fun and unique gift ideas. Thanks for the tips!

  50. Are these not the cutest gifts ever! I might have to make some of the body butter and Peppermint Mason Jar Candles and save a little for me! lol, I love all of these ideas!

    1. Those are my favorites too. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  51. DIY gifts are always a good idea. I would love to make my own snowglobes coz I have plenty of empty jars.

  52. These are all wonderful and thoughtful gift ideas. I love the terrarium idea.

  53. I got heaps of succulent babies at home that I will also prepare as Christmas gifts! Then will use many empty glass jars to storage some cookies.

    1. I would love to get succulents for a Christmas gift. Thanks 😊

  54. Thinking of making my own scented candles as a present this coming Christmas. Reading this post gave me more ideas! Thank you.

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

  55. These are such awesome ideas! I love DIY ideas, and those pine gel candles are calling my name for an activity this week. Thanks for sharing!

    1. Thanks…I am glad that you liked the gift ideas.

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