We’re sorry, did someone just say that Christmas is less than a week away? If December has flown by for you like it has for us, you may be in need of some last minute Christmas gift ideas. We’ve collected eight of the best DIY last minute Christmas gifts ideas for you below; think of the list as Wallpop’s present to you!
Hint…it doesn’t include gift cards!
1. Smell Yes!
Candles, a classic Christmas gift. Instead of buying your typical cinnamon apple one, match your candle to your friend’s personality. Are they the glamorous glitter type, or are they more boho crystal? By making them yourself, you’re able to add that extra-special personal touch that’s sure to not go unnoticed.
2. Spice it Up
Impress your friends and their taste buds by gifting your own spice mix. Perfect for the chef in the family, these homemade seasonings are a Christmas gift that people will actually use. Dress it up by putting it in a cute mason jar, or a traditional shaker. The best part is your friend will think of you every time they season their meal with your gift!
3. We Want Scrubs
Give the gift of relaxation and self-care with a homemade body scrub. Whether you choose holiday peppermint or classic cucumber, these scrubs are sure to bring the spa into your friend’s home.
4. Let it Snow
Going for a more traditional Christmas gift? Make your own snow globe! Choose from an array of snowy scenes, from classic Douglas firs, to trendy succulents. The best part about these charming gifts is that the options are endless!
5. Hugs for Mugs
Who doesn’t need another mug? Show off your crafting skills by personalizing a mug for your special someone. Whether it’s writing a charming Christmas saying, or painting a whimsical tree scene, your friend will be impressed by the thought and creativity behind this special gift.
6. Holiday Cleanse
Great for skin and smell, homemade soaps are an easy and brilliant homemade gift. Pluck herbs from your garden to make a lovely lavender soap, or go for a silky honey flavor. No matter the scent or shape, friends will love this useful and fragrant gift.
7. Christmas Icing
All that glitters is handmade. No matter their style, your special someone will love these chic and timeless DIY necklaces. With few needed tools, these fashionable necklaces are easy to make and guaranteed to dazzle.
8. Dress Your Drink
Your champagne needs somewhere to sit, right? With these holiday coasters, friends’ glasses will always have a home. Get crafty and choose from a variety of Christmas themed patterns and materials. From bold plaid, to rustic wood, coasters will spread holiday cheer around the table.