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60 Cheap And Easy DIY Christmas Gifts

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Nothing beats a homemade gift for Christmas! Here are 60 cheap and easy DIY Christmas gifts anyone can make! Handmade gifts can not only touch the recipient’s heart, but they can also save your wallet this holiday season!

The best thing is, you can make many of the gift ideas on this list for as little as $5 each. Each of the crafts listed below links to a complete tutorial which demonstrates how to make it.

Cheap And Easy DIY Christmas Gifts For Kids

From gifts of food to simple gifts even older kids will enjoy, there’s truly something for everyone. These projects are so easy, even a child could make them.

hot cocoa gift in a box
Reindeer hot cocoa gift by Project Nursery
kid's ornament craft kit
Build-your-own ornament kit from Alice and Lois
diy cord wraps
Earbud and charger roll by Brit+Co
diy leather braided bracelet
Braided leather bracelet from A Pumpkin and a Princess
homemade journal
Fabric covered notebook from Between the Lines
homemade pencil pouch
No-sew pencil pouch by Brit+CO
homemade peppermint bath bombs
Peppermint bath bombs from A Pumpkin and a Princess
snack mix in a jar gift
Smore-filled mason jar by A Night Owl Blog
homemade wooden checker game
Wooden tic tac toe set from HGTV
basket filled with large cotton balls
Indoor snowball fight set by Making Life Blissful
jar filled with chocolates topped with santa hat
Santa jar filled with kisses from The Country Chic Cottage
diy felt blanket
Tied fleece blanket by A Fresh Squeezed Life
galaxy jar
Galaxy in a jar by DIY Projects for Teens
pom pom book marks
Pom-pom bookmarks by Design Mom
mason jar craft money banks
Mason jar superhero banks by Fireflies and Mudpies

Cheap And Easy DIY Christmas Gifts For Family Members

DIY gift ideas that are perfect for family gift swaps, secret Santa gifts, and special keepsake gifts. The following gift ideas take a little more effort, however, they are still beyond easy to make.

You may also want to check out these Christmas gift basket ideas for that someone special on your list.

painted jewelry dishes
Gold-dipped jewelry tray by A Fabulous Fete
photo coaster
Personalized photo coasters by Beauty and Bedlam
homemade wooden box with photos
Photo gift box from It’s Always Autumn
air freshener gift
DIY reed diffuser by Sugar and Cloth
homemade fringe pillow
Yarn fringed throw pillow from Sugar and Cloth
homemade shave butter
Rosemary mint shaving cream from Food for My Family
Looping yarn cable-knit blanket by It’s Always Autumn
hanging pots for succlents
DIY wall planters by Design Love Fest
marbled jewelry dishes
Marbled clay ring dish from A Beautiful Mess
lemon beeswax candle in jar with lid
Lemon beeswax candle from A Pumpkin and a Princess
painted wooden kitchen spoons
Paint-dipped wooden utensils from Cleverly Simple
homemade gem soaps
Gemstone soap by A Beautiful Mess
striped bowl filled with homemade wax melts
Scented shower steamers by Busy Bliss
rustic wooden photo holder
Pallet picture frame for mom from 5 Minutes for Mom
homemade wooden photo ornament
10-minute photo ornament by Simple as That

Cheap And Easy DIY Christmas Gifts For Friends

Let a special friend know how much they mean to you with these thoughtful, yet simple, gift ideas.

painted teacup
Gold-dipped mug from Poppy Talk
snowflake coasters
Coasters made with Cricut Infusible Ink by Everyday Jenny
homemade heating pad
DIY Heating pad from Alice and Lois
sweater pillows
Sweater pillow from Popsugar
painted ceramic dishes
Japanese printed bowls from The Lovely Drawer
homemade pin cushion
Mason jar pin cushion by Raegun Ramblings
homemade black and white checked scarf
No-sew blanket scarf by Mom Advice
friendship soup mix in a jar gift
Friendship soup mix by Oh My Creative
crocheted bottle cozies
Wine bottle sleeve from That’s What Che Said
homemade candles in jars
Homemade soy candle from The Prairie Homestead
pinecone dipped in colored wax
Pinecone fire starter by Something Turquoise
homemade body scrub in cute jar
Lavender sugar scrub by Busy Bliss
mason jar, coffee, and Bailey's cream
Mason jar cocktail from Something Turquoise
homemade bar soap
Cranberry vanilla soap by Simply Stacie
coffee cup with marshmallows
Personalized snowman mug by Almost Supermom

Cheap And Easy DIY Christmas Gifts For Coworkers

Let’s face it, office gift exchanges can get expensive, fast! The following DIY Christmas gift ideas are the perfect solution. Make multiples and pass the joy around!

candle wrapped in bark
Birch-bark candle by Just a Smidgen
homemade bath soak
Warm cocoa bath soak from Classy Clutter
homemade bath bombs
Bath bomb for headaches from Popsugar
homemade apple butter
Crockpot Carmel apple butter from It’s Always Autumn
photo holder gift
Photo display balls by She Knows
hot cocoa gift
Monogram mugs by Design Mom
coffee bean soap
Coffee bean soap from Living Well Spending Less
fabric gift bags filled with cookie mix
Sugar cookie sack by Celebrate Creativity
small gold and red glitter succulent pots
Glitter succulent planters from Lolly Jane
Christmas potpourri jar gift
Homemade Christmas potpourri by The Crafting Chicks
jar of bath salts
Mint milk bath by Julie Blanner
homemade lip balm in tin container
5-minute lip balm by The Seasoned Mom
tie clip
Leather tie clip by Lovely Indeed
map magnet
Map magnet from Domestic Daybook
teacup candles
Teacup candles by Jennifer Maker

I hope you’ve been inspired by these DIY Christmas gifts.

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