Posts Tagged ‘gifts for women’

Handmade Gift Ideas: Upcycled Car Trash Bag

Is there someone in your life that is just fanatic about their car? It could be 10 years old and it still looks new. I am not one of those people, but if you know someone like that, why no make them an Upcycled Car Trash Bag for their sweet ride. CraftADDchick takes a mattress […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Grey & Plum Button Wreath

I am obsessed with wreaths. I have one on my door for each season or holiday. I also have them around the house…my craft room, bedroom and kitchen. I love wreaths that are unusual and express creativity. Mistress Jennie takes us step by step in creating a beautiful one of a kind Grey and Plum […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Hippogriff

Happy Harry Potter Christmas! Every HP fan on your holiday list will head over broom for their very own Hippogriff. They can hang this wonderful creature from the tree or keep it next to them for a little extra protection. Pottermouth’s tutorial requires no magical spells or potions but you will need a needle and […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Exploding Needle Box

No need to worry, no boxes were destroyed or fingers loss making this Exploding Needle Box. There were lots of happy faces when it was given as a gift. Calabaza’s tutorial for an Exploding Needle Box is a great way to wrap up all of your crafty presents. It can be used over and over […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Japanese Shibori Dyeing

Looking for a fun project to do with family and friends when they come into town? Why not have a day of Japanese Shibori Dyeing. AlwaysInMyRoom has an excellent tutorial on this time honored tradition. You can teach the kids about this traditional dyeing technique while making last minute gifts. No two pieces will be […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Hostess Gift

If you are anything like me, you have a few gifts set aside for those “just in case” moments. You know, just in case someone stops by, just in case you got invited to the party of the century or just in case you are meeting his parents for the first time and want to […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Mini Book Jewelry

Calling all bibliophiles! It’s time to share your favorite books with the ones you love. Why not give them an extra treat by crafting Mini Book Jewelry of their favorite book. You can give them the real book and a charm to go with it. My Ruby Slippers shows you how make little book charms […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Bunny Travel Pillow

Traveling during the holiday season can cause a lot of stress to you and to your little one. One way you can diminish that stress is to make everyone their very own Bunny Travel Pillow. Artisan82′s tutorial is perfect for creating a family of bunnies. No more stress, everyone gets a bunny travel pillow and […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Family Birthday Calendar

I forget everything! I can’t even remember what year I got married and remembering birthdays…hopeless! I am hoping that someone sees this post and makes me a Family Birthday Calendar. It is a stylish way to remember friends and family’s birthday and other important events. The best part is that I don’t have to transfer […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Net Scrubbie

Do you have all your big holiday crafting done but are looking for a few last minute gifts? Why not crochet this tiny little scrubbie by pinkleo. This would be great paired with a homemade soap or as part of a spa basket. We have other stress free gift ideas for those close to you […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Grumpy Cat Plastic Earrings

The holiday season…BAH HUMBUG! Show your grumpy side with these disgruntled earrings from I Sew Cute. You can stage your own silent protest against everything happy and bright with this tutorial. No need to shout it from the rooftops, just show the world your earrings and they will get the message. Check out our other […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Beaded Eye Jewelry Scarf

Some people just aren’t the sunshine and lollipops kind of people. They want Halloween all year round. They like things a bit more on the dark side. That doesn’t mean they are all gloom and doom. If you have one of those types of people in your life, why not make them a Beaded Eye […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Felt Instagram Pillow

I have a friend who is addicted to Instagram. She has to post every picture to the site. From breakfast to her latest shoe purchase, it is there for everyone to see. I think for Christmas this year I will make her a Felt Instagram Pillow using Chellywood’s tutorial. This would be perfect present for […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Elf Sweater

A cold elf is a cranky elf and a cranky elf means no holiday cheer in your house. The only legal way to keep that elf quiet is to knit the poor little guy a sweater. Pottemouth shares her pattern for an Elf Sweater that will sure to put a smile on that Christmas imp’s […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Lace Cuff

I have a friend who is over the top girly…okay, it’s not a friend…it’s me. Don’t judge. I’m so glad that Katara posted her tutorial for Lace Cuffs. It is the perfect gift for those in your life that are a little more girly than tomboy. You can use any type of lace and make […]