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« on: December 08, 2004 02:07:26 PM »

Hey everyone!
I can't believe its already December!!!!! OH THE HORROR. I havent even STARTED making gifts! I know, Im a bit behind. So does anyone have any REALLY quick, and I mean quick, gift ideas? It doesnt matter what kind or for who cuz I need presents for friends, parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, etc etc etc. So please please please if you have any easy gift ideas it will help a lot!! Thanks
« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2004 02:20:09 PM »

make christmas cards....
step one make a little red hat.
step Two, put it on stuff like pets dolls action figures
next take pics of them.
photocopy/print the pics of cardstock and send them......
that is what i did for my skull avatar....

or ,you could bake stuff like crazy ginger bread cookies...
good luck !
« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2004 03:16:20 PM »

you may want to try looking at the other posts on this board, there are 657683 threads on quick gifts lol.  Smiley

     +  necktie hats
     +  assortment of d-ring belts (all you need is ribbon long enough to go around his/her waist and two d-rings.  they're super easy and cheap and everyone loves pretty belts!)
     +  guitar pick jewelry
     +  if you can sew, you could always make purses (some patterns take no time at all)
     +  decoupage the front of a journal/scrapbook/photo album & insert a few notes and pictures
     +  stencil tshirts of bands/movies/celebrities
     +  the ever-popular marble magnets
     +  custom picture frames
     +  "fund" jars (decorate a jar and write "boob job fund" or "vegas fund" on the front)
     +  etch their names into some candle holders/shot glasses (can be accompanied by yummy-smelling candles or mini bottles of liquor)
     +  home-made bath & body baskets (sugar/salt scrubs, flavored soap, lip balm, etc.)
     +  "_____ in a box" (i love this idea because it can be customized for each person!)

you can find tutorials for all of these ideas here on craftster if you need them.  hope they helped!
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« Reply #3 on: December 08, 2004 07:02:45 PM »

I made the easiest gifts this year. All done in about 2 hours!!! Fleece scarves- just cut and serge (so easy it feels wrong) you can find some really cool patterns plus add beading for the girls. I also made marble magnets with my daughter on them for the family. So easy!!

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