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2013 Holiday Gift Guide: 30-Minute Homemade Gift Ideas

The clock is ticking and you’ve still got a list a mile long.  What can you make that’s quick and still passable as a homemade gift?

2013 Holiday Gift Guide: 30-Minute Homemade Gift Ideas -


We’ve gathered a few ideas to help you with the last-minute rush.  Get your spatulas ready and clear your crafting space – with your essentials in hand, you’ll be whipping up homemade gifts in 30 minutes or less!


Chewy Chex Mix Recipe -

Chewy Chex Mix Recipe – A new twist on a classic recipe that always a crowd-pleaser.


Neighbor Gift ideas - Homemade Potpourri Recipe -

Homemade Potpourri Kits – Share the gift of scents by wrapping up your favorite spices in this homemade potpourri.


DIY Etched Glasses Close Up -

Etched Glasses – With a dab of glass etching cream and about 60 seconds, you can create custom glasses for your BFFs.  A monogrammed set would make a lovely wedding gift too!


Cinnamon Roasted Almonds -

From Two Peas and Their Pod

Cinnamon Roasted Almonds – Roasted nuts can smell divine and take just minutes to make.  One batch can help check some people off the list.


Custom Word Cloud Art Printable -

Framed Custom Printable – Maybe this is too easy?  Why not find your favorite printable and frame one for someone?  You can even customize a word cloud with the Wordle tool.

2013 Holiday Shopping Guide: 30-min Homemade Gift Ideas

 DIY Stamped Tea Towels – Grab a festive snowman or a simple holly stamp and make a border or all-over pattern. Iron and you’re finished! Guaranteed your kids’ teachers won’t have one like it!


Happy Print Ship Meal Planner Printable -

Printed Meal Planner Pad – You wish you had a stack. Why not create a year’s supply by printing off and binding a few of these cute Meal Planners from Happy Print Shop.


Custom Notecards -

Custom Note Cards  – Find your favorite photo card printing store, upload your best pics of the year,  and make a set of generic note cards.  Everyone can always use a cute card.


Rocky Road Gourmet Popcorn Recipe -

Caramel Popcorn – Fancy up your caramel popcorn with chocolate and marshmallows or keep it original.  You can gift it to your music teachers and UPS drivers. I promise they won’t complain.


Happy Print Shop on Etsy - Desk Calendar -

And in case you procrastinate your gifting, you can always make a 2014 desk calendar for anyone you forgot on your list!

What are your favorite, quick homemade gift ideas?

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