DIY Personalized Gifts for Your Loved Ones

Are you still struggling with the perfect gifts for your loved ones when the holiday season coming? Instead of an impersonal store-bought gift, you can take the time to make your friends or family feel special by giving them a DIY personalized gift. Making something by hand can be a great way to express your creativity.

Today in this post, we have a list of easy to make and budget friendly DIY gifts for your inspiration. From DIY tile photo or scrabble coasters to pilgrim hat crayon cups, from fall candy corn jars to homemade crayons, these offerings are bound to bring big smiles to your loved ones.

Personalized Family Tree with Poem or Song and Hearts on It

Personalized Family Tree with Poem or Song and Hearts on It.

Cut lyrics of your favorite song or poem into a tree and hang hearts on it with your names on it. Perfect for a family or your lover! Tutorial via thedatingdivas.

DIY Tile Photo Coasters

DIY Tile Photo Coasters.

Make a set of these tile photo coasters to give as gifts. Perfect for a special day! Tutorial via popsugar.

Hot Cocoa Kit-Simple Christmas Gift

Hot Cocoa Kit-Simple Christmas Gift.

Simple DIY Christmas Gift! Great for Teacher Gifts, Neighbors, Guests and more. Tutorial via hoosier homemade.

DIY Personalized Candles

DIY Personalized Candles.

Create a personalized candle for little cost! This would be a great Mother’s Day gift idea! You can also add a candle pin to make it a little more decorative! More details via The Frugal Female.

Custom Scrabble Coasters

Custom Scrabble Coasters.

Buy a pack of 100 tiles on Amazon, then customize them with different words as you like to make these custom scrabble coasters. See the full tutorial via The Gourmet Gab.

Unique Rudolph Applesauce Treats for Kids

Unique Rudolph Applesauce Treats for Kids.

Unique and cute Christmas treats for kids. Get the supplies and tutorial via The Melrose Family.

Etched Wooden Cutting Boards

 Etched Wooden Cutting Boards.

The wood etching turned out beautifully. Make great gifts for your mom as Mother’s Day gift. Tutorial via Design Mom.

DIY Photo Pendant or Magnets

DIY Photo Pendant or Magnets.

These would be perfect for birthdays or Valentine’s day gifts. Pretty cheap and easy to make! Tutorial via Sarah Saving.

Lavender Chamomile Tea Soap

Lavender Chamomile Tea Soap.

Easy melt and pour soap recipe infused with lavender essential oil and calming chamomile tea. Make these easy DIY soaps that your Mother will surely love! Get the recipes and tutorial via a pumpkin and a princess.

Salt Dough Footprint Heart

Salt Dough Footprint Heart.

Easy for little hands to help! Work great as a present for parents & grandparents! See more details via roaming rosie.roamingrosie.

Easy DIY Custom Photo Coasters

Easy DIY Custom Photo Coasters.

Quick and easy to make with fun! Your grandparents will especially love these! Tutorial via Dubuhdu Designs.

DIY Pincushion from a Jar

DIY Pincushion from a Jar.

Great gifts for those crafty friends! See more detaisl via Useful DIY.

Pilgrim Hat Crayon Cups

Pilgrim Hat Crayon Cups.

Cute and simple pilgrim hat crayon cups – perfect for Thanksgiving! Tutorial via Lilluna.

Fall Candy Corn Jars

Fall Candy Corn Jars.

Get the tutorial via Paint The Town Pretty.

“52 Things I Love About You”

Perfect Valentine’s, Birthday, Anniversary, Christmas, Wedding gift for any person in your life. See the tutorial via Visual Heart.

Fast And Easy Homemade Crayons

Fast And Easy Homemade Crayons.

Super easy homemade crayons for kids! Make these in a variety of shapes and colors. Fun gift idea and party favor. Tutorial via My Frugal Adventures.

Personalized Photo Charm Bracelet

Personalized Photo Charm Bracelet.

To order one via soufeel.

Pop-Up Photo Box

Pop-Up Photo Box.

Create a special photo strip box for your loved one that calls attention to a special moment or moments in your life together! See the tutorial via Brit.

Personalized Glitter Dipped Mugs with Names and a Cute Pair of Lips

Personalized Glitter Dipped Mugs with Names and a Cute Pair of Lips.

So easy and cute! Tutorial via thepeachstyle.


  1. Bianca Filardo Reply

    These personal handmade gifts are so special. There is nothing nicer than receiving something from the heart. Keeping some muslin or burlap bags in the craft closet is a great idea for when you want to wrap these gifts.

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