Tag: homemade gifts

We WANT to have the time to make special, personalized gifts. But rarely do we manage anything other then a quick Target run for a gift card.

These gifts are quick and easy (most under an hour) little projects that anyone would be honored to get!

easy DIY Pet Art (Full tutorial, video, & PDF)

Create your own custom art featuring your favorite pooch! A great gift idea for your dog-loving friend. I have the full instructions for this DIY pet art including printables, video, and more! Follow along!

Homemade Soy Candles

You CAN make your own unique candles with little effort and time! Pinky promise that you should check this out!

easiest Air Dry Clay Recipe

Making your own air dry clay for Christmas ornaments and other crafts takes hardly any time and effort. Don't buy it in the the tub, make it yourself with only 3 easy ingredients in this easy air dry clay recipe!

Fool-Proof No-Chill Sugar Cookies (great for a GF option!)

Easy, fool-proof sugar cookies that don't require any chilling time before you roll them out. Best part is that they are tasty tasty tasty! These are great for decorated Christmas Cookies! Use my easy Royal Icing for the BEST Roll-out Sugar Cookies! This recipe is also amazing

Tutorial for making personalized thermos/tumbler with everyday products that truly stays put and withstands the dishwasher.

DIY Personalized Mug Ideas

DIY personalized mugs are a great gift idea for Mother's Day, Father's Day, Teacher's Gift, and so many more! A great gift for kids to make, as well. And...I don't know if you've heard this about me, but I loooove coffee. One of my favorite things about

make a cute individual cupcake holder. So easy to make and gift! www.nelliebellie.com #gift #cupcake

easy Individual Cupcake Holder

It's true, you know. Bring someone a cupcake in easy cupcake holders and you'll gain a friend, or two. Everyone loves a cupcake. And everyone loves pretty packaging. These mason jar cupcake holders are such an easy way to gift a single cupcake! You'll be spreading sugar

Reindeer Rootbeer a great gift idea for beer or rootbeer. Easy craft to make! | nelliebellie.com

Reindeer Rootbeer Gift

Reindeer Rootbeer is a great gift to give those people in your life that you just don't quite know what to get.  You know what I'm talking about.  You need to give certain people gifts, but they are so hard to shop for!  Or you have an

create these adorable coasters out of recycled t-shirt coasters with this easy tutorial.

easy T-shirt drink coasters

Simple. Easy. Recycled. Best three words you can hear about a project, wouldn’t you agree?? Yes, these t-shirt drink coasters deserve all 3 adjectives. Simple. Just 3 steps and no crafting "techniques" that might be hard to understand.

DIY christmas gift

Last Minute DIY Christmas Gift Ideas from the Kitchen

Christmas is right around the corner (THIS weekend! Can you believe it?!) and everyone is rushing for those last-minute gifts that will impress their friends and loved ones. The shopping malls crazy, packed with shoppers scrambling for gifts, there's traffic on every road, and stressed-out parents everywhere! It probably sounds better just to stay at home and not fret with malls and toy stores, right? Of course...but where are your gifts going to come from? Don't worry - we've got you covered.

Serve crackers with jam & cheese in style with this beautiful DIY copper handled serving tray. This DIY project is easy and fun, and it makes a great gift!

DIY Copper Handled Serving Tray

I am absolutely, positively certain that you can make this adorable tray. It is SO easy. And, do we even have to talk about taking a trip to Target to get delicious treats to put on it. In case you need an excuse to make a cute copper handled serving tray I have one...you need something to serve all the yummy appetizers on for all of the holiday parties you plan on having. Check it out!

Turn your child's handprint into a Cat in the Hat with this fun and easy clay craft. A great activity for Dr. Seuss' birthday.

Cat in the Hat handprint craft

I have always had a love for March 2nd and Dr. Seuss' birthday. I am an advocate for reading and the importance it has on our children's desire to read and learn. Dr. Seuss' birthday is always a great day in school's and libraries to bring fun

A diy ring dish that is so easy to make with a thrift store dish and knick-knack. And a ton of different types of knick knacks and dishes would work, so it can be replicated in a ton of variations. This would make a great gift!

How to make a ring dish at home.

This diy ring dish is so quick and easy to make, so adorable to have, and so incredible awesome to give!. All in all...you NEED this in your life in some fashion. And after you see how to make it you will be wondering why on earth you haven't made one for your grandma or aunt before.

A personalized peg family is super easy and a fantastic gift idea!

personalized family art-peg family

I am terribly excited about this little project. In truth, I created this as a personalized gift of family peg art for a Christmas gift but so fell in love with the idea that I ended up making it for my own home. This one is mine.

Cigars in a clear bag with printable make a great new dad gift idea or baby shower favor!

new dad gift idea w/free printable

“This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Scandinavian Tobacco Group, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #havanahoneys http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” Find our full disclosure here. Hello there lovelies! Today I"m excited to be making up a fun new Dad

easy DIY cupcake stand

There are many wonderful tutorials for creating your own cake stands. But, this domed version is a special twist. Of course, the mini size of this stand (don't worry, you can do a full version!) adds to the adorableness.

Full and easy tutorial for a pipe paper towel and cleaner holder by nelliebellie.com This is so easy to make and how great would that be to keep stuff organized!

DIY Paper Towel holder (industrial pipe)

  I am forever looking for the paper towel roll and cleaner bottle around the kitchen. They both get set down after being used, wherever that happens to be, often not together. You'll find the paper towels stashed in the storage container drawer and the cleaner stashed

"Extra" gum is a great gift idea, particularly with the concept that when you give a little extra, you'll get a little extra. | nelliebellie.com #ExtraGumMoments #shop

"Extra" thank you gift (with free printable)

This shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Find our full disclosure here. We are thrilled to be working with Extra gum today. As you know, we do sponsored content fairly often. We only work with brands we feel positively

Make a DIY game board from a tablecloth.

Picnic Blanket Game Board

This is an easy tutorial to turn an extra sheet or clearance tablecloth into a game board tablecloth that is great for picnics! Makes a great gift idea!

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