Once in a while, your run-of-the-mill gift purchased at your local store just doesn’t cut it. Something more personal and touch is needed. Time and creativity are some of the most valuable presents. Below are few awesome great git ideas that will make your friends and family think that you are one of the most creative gift-givers around. Small bottles of fine spirits along with cigars can be pleasantly arranged in a bucket labeled with birthday wishes or name.
A heart-warming necklace can be made by cutting out a face from a full sized picture and gluing it into a round pendant–which is in turn strung onto the necklace. A mini-movie can be produced by placing similar but different family portraits onto a z shape folded piece of paper. Do it yourself gifts are only limited by your imagination and with some help from our site, your creativity will be endless.
15 Great Gift Ideas
1. Congratulations to 21st Birthday
Let your recently passed teenage family member celebrate his first birthday after the 20 years milestone. Let them realize that you have felt that they are grown up now.
2. Customized Photo Pendant With Diamond Glaze
A customized photo pendant can be a nice gift for your special one. Add a little diamond glaze on the back of the glass cabochon and spread it. Put the glass cabochon on the desired area of the photo and press it firmly on it for about 30 sec and then leave it for 6 hours. With a sharp pokey, knife cut the remaining area of the photo.
With a little adhesive your pendant will stick to the glass cabochon after you let it set for 4/5 hours and your special person will be amazed to see such a lovely gift.
3. Zigzag Pattern Folded Photo Album
Another DIY gift that will make your loved one remember those happy days you have passed together. To wish your wife on your anniversary or to wish your grown-up children on their birthday nothing can be sweeter as this customized photo album.
Take a little wooden box. If you have not any then make a box with cardboard by taking two card stocks of the same size for the lid and scoring even border on all the sides and cutting accordingly and gluing the sides neatly. For the box scoring, some extra border (then the lid) on all the four sides do the same.
Now cut another car stock into a long strip and mark squares where you will place your photos. Fold the card stock forward and backward according to the markings and put your photos into those squares with glue. Attach a nice ribbon to the square which will be on the top of the box. Now you are ready to make your loved one feel nostalgic again!
4. A Nice and Cool Way to Repay the Money
It can be a cool way to pay the money back to your chocolate lover family member or friends who saved your day by paying cash on shopping or bills. Again, when you forget to get a surprise gift for your loved one on a special occasion, it can be both a quick and sweet (!) gift to hide the fact that you have not forgotten the day.
Take a card stock paper and wrap the chocolates with it. On the right or left side add a little glue to close the wrapping. Now wrap a dollar/ dollars on the paper. With a nice colourful ribbon tie the dollar on the card stock paper.
5. Scrabble Picture Frame
We have all played scrabble word game in childhood. Have you noticed that you can give a lovely message with You can keep a photo as a background or take a solid colour paper instead of that?
Take a frame and a little bit smaller mat. Lay the scrabble words onto your picture with a little glue according to the message you want to give your loved one. It will take about 15 minutes to set onto the paper. Pop the background paper in the picture frame and to keep it in place tape the sides. Now put the backing on the frame and your scrabble picture frame is ready!
6. Ice-Cream Smartphone Cover
These mouth-watering cool ice-cream covers can be a nice surprise to your forgetful family members or friends who always leave their mobile, keys, id card, credit card at home. In this smart and cool mobile cover, they can keep their cards with mobile and hang keys in the loop. So, if you know sewing, it can be a great gift from your part.
7. Personalized Gloves
Now a no sews a gift for anyone you might want to give, to a bride-to-be before or after her wedding or 9your old mother or grandmother who passes most of the time doing household chores in cold weather and hold frequently hot pots, bowls, cups and accidentally burn their hands.
8. Use Your Old Keyboard
If you have an unused keyboard at your home, don’t toss it to the bin. Creat a beautiful message using the keys to impress your loved one. All you have to do is to get a wooden frame, photo frame or make one with cardboard paper then stick the keys with a glue gun or favicol. Leave a sweet message for your loved one.
9. Nice Floppy Disk Planter
To make a nice floppy disk planter stick two disks together by putting glue on one side of a disk. Do this for the other two disks. Then assemble the two pairs by glue. Flipping over the whole set and putting glue all the way round stick another floppy disk onto it.
Flip it over again and leave the glue to set. Now insert a beautiful potted plant into this hand-made disk planter and give it to your tree-lover family member or friends.
10. Smartphone Holder From a Cutting Board
With a cutting board make a nice smartphone holder for your loved one who passes most of the time in the kitchen. You will need a scrabble piece of wood that can keep your tablet in place safely. Stick that piece of wood to your cutting board with wood glue and then let it dry for a day.Now to keep the board stands firmly, stick a frame backing on the back and you are done.
11. Colourful Coasters
If you know the ABC of knitting, this can be a nice idea to spread colours in your home. Surprise your mom, sister or wife with these nice, colourful coasters to protect dining, sewing or computer tables from hot tea/coffee cups.
12. Gift a Pair of Studded Converse
Turn a simple sneaker to a gorgeous and cool converse to gift it to your stylish friend. All you will need to decorate your converse are studs.
Start with a stud and push it through your shoe. Press down on the spikes on the back of the shoe with a knife. The backing of studs should not hurt your ankles, so secure them carefully.
13. Beer Cake
Make a beer cake for your guests with all the beer cans bought for the party. You will just need a pizza pan at the bottom and two cardboard circles to hold the beer cans. Tie the cans of each layer with a ribbon. And with some colourful ribbon make a beautiful design on the top.
14. Chocolate Tree
Surprise your children on their birthday or your chocolate-lover wife on any occasion with a chocolate tree with a lot of branches. To wish a special person or to pacify someone, there is probably no better surprise than it.
Glue a styrofoam ball in the bottom of a pot. Now cut a stick and insert it in a styrofoam cone. After that insert the naked part of the stick into the engraved styrofoam ball. Now, with a bit hot glue start placing the chocolates onto the cone from the bottom or top. Make as many rows as you want.
15. Give Your Small Savings in a Box
Another cute idea to gift money to your children or teenage brothers or sisters. It can be a quick gift for any occasion when you have forgotten to buy your gift or lost what you have bought. Give them your small savings of a long time in cute muffin paper in a box.
So, try these gift ideas to make your loved one feel special. They will definitely like these more than the store-bought gifts because you spend time and brain for that.
I hope you enjoyed these all great gift ideas with a personal touch.
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