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14 Cheap DIY Christmas Gifts

Make your Christmas handmade this year while still sticking to your budget!

Updated December 03, 2018
14 Cheap DIY Christmas Gifts

Whether it's for your close family and friends or simply something for a Secret Santa exchange, there's no better gift than something handmade. Sometimes holiday budgets can get a little tight, but that's no reason you can't give a beautiful and meaningful gift.

We've teamed up with our friends at FaveCrafts and DIYIdeaCenter to bring you this collection of thoughtful gift ideas for the holidays that you can easily make yourself while still on a budget!

From personalized Instagram coasters that are great for making memories last to handy (and super thrifty) DIY decor that just about anyone would love, there's a gift idea here for any person and any skill level.

Instagram Coasters DIY

You take dozens or maybe even hundreds of Instagram photos a year, posting them onto social media and never looking back. Use more hands-on ways to preserve your happy memories and craft at the same time when you create these Instagram DIY Coasters.

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Instagram Coasters DIY

DIY Wall Wine Rack

This project is ideal for wine lovers who want to have a practical piece of decor that makes entertaining easy. This homemade wall-mounted wine rack keeps your wine accessories accessible, so you can pop open a bottle and enjoy with friends. 

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DIY Wall Wine Rack

Pokemon Go DIY Ornament

This Pokemon decoration will take you about half an hour to complete and hang on your lovely Christmas tree. Christmas is coming up and you and all your Pokemon-loving friends will die over this adorable DIY Ornament!

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Pokemon Go DIY Ornament

Decorative DIY Jewelry Organizer

Finding ways to organize your jewelry can be quite the challenge. This Decorative DIY Jewelry Organizer is the perfect way for you to keep your earrings, necklaces, and bracelets all together in one place. 

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Decorative DIY Jewelry Organizer

Fabric Wall Hanging

This simple tutorial will help you transform your favorite fabric into a work of art. All you need are a few materials and about 20 minutes, and you are well on your way to a serious upgrade to your home decor.

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How to Frame Fabric

Out of this World Galaxy DIY Bath Bombs

There's something about the swirling colors and glittery decorations that are simply out of this world. We're also always up for a little bit of nostalgia, and crafts like these remind us strongly of the 90s. Make these fun bath bombs for a lovely, glittery gift!

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Out of this World Galaxy DIY Bath Bombs

DIY Candelabra PVC Pipe Craft

Hearken back to your days of building with Legos and Lincoln Logs when you craft with PVC Pipe. With this video tutorial, you'll learn how to make the easiest candelabra ever using a strong glue, PVC pipe, and paint.

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DIY Candelabra PVC Pipe Craft

DIY Soap with Pressed Flowers

This video tutorial shows you how to make soaps that you can use for so many occasions. Give them as hostess gifts or as small gifts for your friends and family during the holidays

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Soap with Pressed Flowers

Homemade Christmas Present Toppers

These DIY gift toppers can easily be added to any gift and only take minutes to create. With three toppers to choose from, you can vary your extra decoration to show your gift-wrapping range. Your family and friends will love these homemade gift toppers on their presents this year and might just save them for a re-gift of their own.

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Homemade Christmas Present Toppers

DIY Pallet Light Box

Enjoy your yard all day with this DIY pallet light box! This easy pallet idea creates a lighting fixture for your yard. Lighting can easily be overlooked when planning your outdoor space, but this upcycled pallet project ensures that your lawn will be well lit at all times during the day.

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DIY Pallet Light Box

DIY Floor Cushion from Area Rug

This sewing project provides floor cushion poufs for any room in the house. DIY floor cushions are a great way to add additional seating and flashes of color to an otherwise boring room.

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DIY Floor Cushion from Area Rug

DIY Ottoman Pouf

This easy sewing project creates beautiful poufs that can be used as ottomans or floor seating. These adaptable floor poufs are wonderful for small living spaces as multi-use furniture gives more open space in a room.

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DIY Ottoman Pouf

DIY Bar Cart

This DIY bar cart transforms an old storage cabinet into a rolling bar perfect for entertaining. Most of the materials for this project can be found around your home or re-purposed from other projects.

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DIY Bar Cart

DIY Personalized Stemless Champagne Flutes

These stylish starry glasses will make you want to entertain more often as you'll want to show off the finished product. The glasses will bring a sparkle to any existing bar set and can be customized to fit any personality or decor. Cheers to you and your beautiful new champagne flute set!

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DIY Personalized Stemless Champagne Flutes
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