Posts Tagged ‘gifts for women’

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Danish Heart Basket

You can never go wrong with giving a gift card. They are practical and easy. Instead of giving just a card, create a wrapping that is fun, can be filled with other treats and be reused again and again. Kittykill shares her tutorial for a Danish Heart Basket that not only makes a perfect holder […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Fabric Plumeria Flowers

Let’s face it, some of us are just not fans of a cold winter. We would much rather be sunning our buns in a tropical climate. While most of us can’t make it to a warm sandy beach, we can make tropical Fabric Plumeria Flowers thanks to yoopidou and her easy to follow tutorial. This […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: T-Shirt Yarn

Don’t throw out those old t-shirts! Upcycle them into something new. CraftADDchick shares her tutorial for making T-shirt Yarn out of scraps of old shirts. This project is very easy and is a great way to turn something old into something new. Make up several balls of yarn and give them to your favorite knitter […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Butterfly Stumpwork

You don’t have to torture yourself to create a beautiful piece of art if you follow sheepBlue’s tutorial for Butterfly Stumpwork. This gift is perfect for those collectors of art or butterflies. It is an elegant twist on needlework and once you have the technique down, you can create a wild kingdom. In addition to […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Marbled Leather Jewelry

Creating one of a kind pieces of jewelry may seem like a daunting task but it doesn’t have to be thanks to The Dancing One’s tutorial for Marbled Leather Jewelry. You can make sheets of marbled leather and cut to create earrings, a necklace and bracelets. Try different color combinations and swirls for different effects. […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Ballerina Tea Light Candle

Lighting the way on a cold winter’s night just got a bit more cute with paypahchasa’s tutorial for a Ballerina Tea Light. Paper strips and small pearl beads make an ordinary tea light and adorable little dress. You can customize the tea light in any color. Dress up a mantle by making several in different […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Musical Holiday Ornaments

Gift giving for a group can put a lot of stress on you. The cost, the time, it all adds up. Instead of pulling your hair out, create beautiful Musical Holiday Ornaments for everyone. Cmarion3 shows you how to makes these beauties that are perfect to give as gifts or to use for package toppers. […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Festive Purse

Everyone knows that the only way to complete an outfit is to have the perfect purse. It pulls the entire look together. It can be so hard to find the the one handbag for a holiday outfit. Instead of spending hours and hours at a department store, fighting the crowds, create a one of a […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Somerset Star Pot Holder

Do you have a great cook in your life? One that can whip out a meal with just a few scraps from the fridge? If so, why not make them a special potholder for their kitchen. Elderflower shares her tutorial for a Somerset Star Pot Holder that may be too pretty to use for everyday […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Whitman’s Sampler

Are you looking for a clever way to give a gift card or holiday cash? Why not take a page out of Jenxx’s book and create a felt Whitman’s Sampler for fun packaging. This gift isn’t just a box to hold cash, you can make little felt treats for kid’s to play with. Create a […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Casserole Carrier

One of the greatest things about the holiday season is sharing a meal with family and friends. Carry your treats in style and bring a hostess gift at the same time with Alexampersandra’s tutorial for a Casserole Carrier. You can customize the fabric to fit any holiday or decor. This also makes a great gift […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Stencil Shirt

Do you have a fashion diva in your circle? What do you get a person who has great taste but also has everything they need? Why not make them a Stencil Shirt with their favorite image or quote. EdelC shares her tutorial for creating a one of a kind gift that is sure to please […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Mandrake Ornament

Let’s give Harry Potter fans something to be happy about this holiday season with a Mandrake Ornament for their tree. Pottermouth shares her tutorial for making your very own Mandrake Ornament that can be hung from your Harry Potter tree or happily displayed on a mantle (an office desk is great too!). This little guy […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Sock Snake

No need to be scared of this cute Sock Snake. He just wants to give you a hug. Roler shares her tutorial for this fun loving Sock Snake that would be a great gift for kids and animals. It is a wonderful project to work on with children. You can use their old socks and […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Fabric Origami Cicadas

I don’t want to bug ya, but if you have a person who loves crawly things, then this gift is for them. Fabric Origami Cicadas are a fun surprise in stockings or advent calendars. You could start a new tradition; hide them in the tree or around the house for surprise fortunes or little gifts. […]