If you’re like me, you start thinking about your holiday shopping list in July. (I may or may not have already started buying a few things!) This year, I decided to make some of my gifts myself. It’s enjoyable, and it feels great to give something made with love. Today, I want to share some ideas from holiday ornaments, gift tags, handwritten gifts, and ideas for your family and friends. They’re all simple enough that anyone can do them! Plus, they’re all made from materials that you can find in my online store. So get ready to get crafty!
Paint Ornaments with Fusion Mineral Paint in Holiday Colors for a Festive Look
Fusion Mineral Paint is a great way to add a festive touch to your holiday decor. Paint ornaments in holiday colors like red, green, and gold for a traditional look, or try something unique like blue and silver. For a fun and festive twist, you can even paint Santa Claus or reindeer on the ornaments. Fusion Mineral Paint is so easy to use that even the most novice crafter can achieve beautiful results. Brush on the paint, allow it to dry and enjoy your handiwork. With fusion mineral paint, there's no need to worry about messy brushstrokes or clean-up - have fun and be creative. Luckily we carry all of the colors! Grab some paint and get started on your holiday crafting today!
DIY Handpainted Gift Tags With Glitter for Some Sparkle Will Surely Seal the Perfect Gift
DIY'ing is not just a trending hobby. It's a lifestyle. And those who DIY understand that the process is just as rewarding as the final product. Something as simple as creating your gift tags can be a fun and rewarding experien e. And with a little paint, glitter, and an IOD Mould, you can create perfect DIY gift tags that are sure to impress.
To start, gather your supplies. You'll need paint, glitter, an IOD Mould, and some cardstock or heavy pap r. Then follow the instructions for your chosen IOD Mould to create your gift tag shape. Once you have your shape, it's time to add some sparkle. Hand-paint your gift tag with a base coat of paint; you can add glitter while the paint is still wet. The result is a DIY gift tag that is both unique and absolutely beautiful. So go ahead and try it - you might just be surprised at how much you enjoy it!
DIY Giftwrap for Holiday-themed Paper with IOD Stamps
IOD Stamps are the perfect way to add a personal touch to your holiday gift-wrapping paper. With IOD Stamps, you can create a unique design that reflects your personal style. IOD Stamps are easy to use and come in various sizes, graphics, and shapes. IOD Stamps are also durable and will last for many holiday seasons. To create your own IOD Stamp gift wrap, select a holiday-themed IOD Stamp, such as a Christmas tree or snowflake, and stamp it onto your gift wrap paper. For extra details, add glitter or flocking too!
Give The Gift Of Words With A Handwritten Gift and Seal It With A Personalized Message
Why not add a personal touch to your gifts this holiday season with handwritten tags? It's a small gesture that will surely be appreciated by your loved ones. And it's so easy to do! I put together 10 ideas for a perfect handwritten gift anyone would be:
- A heartfelt message that is written in a beautiful font
- A list of things you love about the recipient in a DIY book
- A poem or quote that is meaningful to you both framed
- Family Recipes bound together
- Coupons for future hugs, kisses, or other acts of love
- A hand-painted canvas picture
- A fun coupon book for future date nights
- A personalized coaster filled with pressed flowers or leaves from a special place and sealed in resin
- A hand-bound journal filled with daily prompts for the recipient to enjoy
- A set of beautifully painted note cards to be used
Whatever you choose to write, make it something that is special and personal to you. Then, seal your handwritten gift with a personalized message. Here are some ideas to get your personalized holiday message started:
"Wishing you a joyous holiday season"
"May your holiday be filled with laughter and love"
"Thank you for being such a great friend"
""Wishing you all the best this holiday season."
"I'm so grateful to have you in my life."
By taking the time to handwrite a message on each tag, you'll be sure to spread holiday cheer to all those who receive your gifts.
3 DIY Gift Ideas for Family and Friends This Holiday Season
DIY gift ideas are a great way to show your loved ones how much you care Not only can you save money by making the gifts yourself, but you can also add a personal touch that store-bought gifts can't match If you're looking for some DIY gift ideas for your family, here are a few possibilities.
For a DIY jewelry box, start with an old cigar box or another small box Line the inside with velvet or soft material, then add an IOD Transfer to the outside You can decorate it with ribbons, beads, or other embellishments.
For a DIY serving tray, start with a plain wooden tray Paint it in a festive Fusion Mineral Paint color, add on IOD Stamps or Transfers of your choice, and then add handles if desired You can use it for serving food or as a catch-all tray for keys, mail, etc.
For a DIY picture frame, start with an inexpensive wood frame. Paint it or cover it with fabric, and then add photos or other mementos You can also decorate it with buttons, beads, ribbons, or other embellishments.
These DIY gift ideas will please your loved ones and won't break the bank So get creative and have fun DIY gifts are the perfect way to show your loved ones how much you care this holiday season They are thoughtful and personal and show that you're willing to put in the extra effort to make something special If you're looking for the perfect DIY gift for him, here are four great ideas.
With these DIY holiday gift ideas, you will surely have the perfect present for everyone on your list There is a little something for everyone, from ornaments and gift tags to wrapping paper and handwritten gifts So get out those Fusion Mineral Paints in all of your favorite holiday colors and start painting Be sure to add some sparkle with glittery gift tags, and don't forget the IOD stamps to finish your beautifully wrapped presents This holiday season, give the gift of words with a handwritten note - it's sure to be cherished long after the holidays are over. Which of these DIY gifts will you be making this year?
~Kathy and Neal