I absolutely love these mugs! They make the best personalized gifts. I think everyone is on board with them. Even Starbucks has kits for making your own (but for $$$$$). Craftaholics Anonymous has the best roundup and I am excited to feature them here today! If you tried to make a mug I bet attempt #1 wasn’t perfect but the rest can be thanks to all these tips. Learn from other DIYers successes and failures and make yours perfect! Trial and error is the best teacher right?
Here’s all the tips…
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Mason jars make awesome gifts. Everything looks better in them. The Shabby Creek Cottage has pulled together a ton of options and ideas for us. Winner! I can’t get over how cute these are. 100+ ideas and I know that there are more out there. I am definitely holding on to this one.
Check them out there…
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Making Soap is surprisingly easy. It isn’t right that stores sell it for such ridiculous prices! Boooo. It’s affordable to make, fun, and the end product makes great gifts. I love that it can be personalized too. Use your favorite essential oils to get some delicious smelling suds. Fab You Bliss has a great tutorial to get your soap-making-journey underway.
Check it out here-
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When looking for a gift that everyone will like, gifts-in-a-jar are great and the variations are limitless. You can find one for everyone on your list! I once got the recipe for chocolate cookies and a while back I got a jar housewarming gift. Tip Junkie has gathered up 96 gift jar and recipe ideas and they truly are terrific and can be tailor made to fit any person or situation.
See them all here…
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No one needs to have wedding or party favors but they are so much fun. They are the chance to show off your personality and individuality. I wish I had thought of some of these for my wedding! Sadly, I opted for no favors. I really like the little plants (completely useful and cute) and the temporary tats (fun and affordable). Check out these great ideas!
See them here…
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I am right in the middle of planning a baby shower for my bestie. It is a lot of hard work but I am having so much fun! There are so many great “baby” things and crafts out there. I stumbled onto this roundup with 10 baby gifts to sew and it is great. You will blow everyone away with the best gift at the party if you make any one of these.
I love it! Here is the link…
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How cute are these strawberry booties by Mia Piccina?! I just came across her Etsy store and had to share it with you guys. She has some of the cutest items I have seen for little baby feet. I also love the snowflake pattern booties as well. Head over to her store to check them all out.
Here’s a link to several similar patterns on Ravelry. Check em out here…
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I have so many pictures that I would love to show off. They are buried away in dusty albums and no one ever gets to see them. I found an easy tutorial that uses image transferring to make photo coasters and it is an easy creative idea. When people come over I can show off my memories!
Follow the link to Du Buh Du and their super detailed tutorial…
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Got a grumpy husband? This is sure to put a smile on his face LOL. I came across this t-shirt pic while surfing pinterest and thought you guys might get a kick out of it. I did some research and found a very similar one for sale on amazon. This would make a wonderful gag gift for any occasion.
Here’s the link…
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Here’s a really cute idea for a teacher appreciation gift. Use plastic bottle bottoms to make an apple shaped container and decorate with a felt stem and leaves. Fill with candy or whatever you think your teacher would like!
Here’s the link to the tutorial…
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