This holiday season, don't settle for store-bought gifts when you can give your loved ones these one-of-a-kind DIY  presents. No matter the occasion, giving someone a gift you made yourself makes it much more meaningful. Show how special the receiver is to you by putting in some time, effort, and love on something handmade. Read on to see more than 100 different types of DIY gifts  for every person in your life!
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— Additional reporting by Emily Co
Such a cute and fun idea for cork coasters .
Stamped Tea Towels
Stamped tea towels  are a sweet DIY  gift idea for a whiz in the kitchen.
Glitter Shot-Glass Vases
The perfect table accessories for any outdoor entertainment or wedding , these glitter shot glasses  are sure to wow your guests. They are inexpensive to make but look pricey enough to show off at any event.
Rose Gold Foiled Pencil Cup
This rose gold foiled pencil cup  is an easy way to glam up a boring desk.
Throw Pillow Covers
Snuggle up to these cozy throw pillows  this Winter.
Floral Mouse Pad
Make this feminine floral mouse pad  for a friend or coworker.
Create these cute ombré journals  for a pretty twist on a staple.
Mud Cloth Slate Trivet
An entertainer will go crazy over this creative way to jazz up a trivet .
Painted Cutting Boards
These color-blocked painted cutting boards  are on trend and a piece of cake to make.
Painted Sweet Dreams Carafe
DIY  this painted sweet dreams carafe  for someone who appreciates their beauty sleep.
Create this cool DIY plate  from a pretty plate.
Secret Book Safe
This just might be the coolest DIY  gift ever, and your bookworm pal will surely go nuts over this secret stash book . Hollow out his or her all-time favorite book, and you'll have a winner.
Marbleized Air Plant Pots
These marbleized air plant pots  are so cute.
Speckled Clay Keychains
These speckled clay keychains  make chic little gifts.
Turn two little bowls into sweet DIY jewelry storage .
Map Photo Frame
These map photo frames are perfect for the travel enthusiast to frame up their favorite photos from trips.
Kindle or Tablet Cover
Add some flair to a Kindle or tablet cover  with this super simple DIY .
This pretty jewelry box  will have your bling-loving friends swooning.
Glam Camera Strap
Give the photographer in your life this gold camera strap .
This diamond plaster paperweight  makes bold desk flair.
Abstract Diamond Print
With this easy DIY  you can create an easy modern art print  they'll be proud to hang on their walls.
Copper-Dipped Shot Glasses
These copper-dipped shot glasses  will be an instant hit for a hostess with the mostess.
Pair these glitter-dipped mugs  with some of your favorite tea bags, chocolates, or coffee beans, and you have yourself an inexpensive, personalized gift that your friends are guaranteed to love.
Gilded Honey Bears
Look at this adorable family of honey bears — doesn't it remind you of "The Story of the Three Bears"? Upcycle your empty honey bear bottles  to turn them into your new favorite multifunctional decor pieces.
Who doesn't need more coasters in their lives? These beauties can save your furniture from condensation and other pesky marks. If you don't want to buy new coasters and have an old pair of jeans lying around, then try this easy DIY .
Such a wonderful gift to someone that will help them green up their office. And it only costs $5 to make!
Gold Spray-Painted Jars
Breathe new life into pasta and condiment jars with the help of gold spray paint. Anyone would love these chic jars !
This DIY gift  is so easy to make, but looks like something you can buy in a store.
Dollar-Store Starburst Mirror
You'll be amazed that such a chic DIY decor piece  can be made from dollar-store materials. And get this, it's made of wooden skewers!
Map Tile Coasters
If you have leftover maps, then these map tiles  are the perfect complements. They're sturdy, fun, and make good conversation starters. You can even personalize them with maps of places the gift recipients have been to!
Make these eco-friendly coffee-filter peonies  that will never wilt and will last forever. If you're more fond of roses, here's how to make coffee-filter roses .
Make these monogrammed candles  for a personalized home decor gift.
Faux Wood Candle Holder
This retro faux wood candle  looks like the real deal and is perfect for someone with a stylish home.
Beaded Glass Candle
Your loved ones won't believe you made this beaded glass candle  — it looks so professional.
This DIY lavender candle  is a two-for-one gift: a candle and a pretty bowl!
Celebrate the season with sparkling spray-painted candles  that cost hardly anything to make.
Coffee Grounds Candle
The coffee addict will love this coffee grounds candle  that will have a subtle hint of that heavenly smelling drink.
If you love to travel, then these map votives  are ideal decor. They're affordable to make and give out as gifts to your friends or family. All you need are dollar-store votives and an old atlas.
These glitter candles  will make such sweet and sparkly gifts.
The sharpie mug  is such an easy DIY  project but will be a big hit with that special someone. Personalize it with their initials or just draw something you know they'll love.
Color-Blocked Instagram Ornaments
Pick a handful of Instagram photos you know your friend will love, and create these cute ornaments  using them.
Upcycle old watches into these cool photo bracelets .
These cute picture coasters  are the perfect gift for those who love personalized gifts.
Make these special magnets  out of holiday cards and photos.
Instagram Canvas Print
Instead of buying an expensive Instagram canvas print, learn how to make your own  for a more personal and affordable gift.
Temporary Tattoo Ornaments
These temporary tattoo ornaments  only take 10 minutes to make.
Plastic Bag Wreath
This wonderful, eco-friendly wreath  is made out of, get this, plastic bags!
This simple herb adornment  can be made from things you already have in your kitchen!
Make this cute polka-dot purse  for the girlie girl in your life.
These colorful DIY glitter rings  are the perfect blingy accessory.
Agate Slice Hair Clips
You won't believe how simple it is to create these pretty agate slice hair clips .
These patterned clutches  will add a pop of color to your outfit.
Rhinestone Hair Clips
Give the gift of a little sparkle with these DIY rhinestone hair clips .
Brass Fringe Earrings
Anyone would love these funky, DIY brass fringe earrings .
Your friends will love this wire fabric headband. 
Fringe Bag Charm
This raffia bag charm  would be perfect for a fashionable friend.
Ribbon Chain Bracelet
This DIY  ribbon chain bracelet  is such a pretty piece of jewelry.
Painted Camera Strap
This painted camera strap  is perfect for the photography junkie.
Update an old bangle with thread  for a colorful new accessory.
The receiver of this gift can upgrade her bath experience with these bath bombs .
Package these spa kits  up in cute half-pint jars and you have the perfect gift for anyone who would love a little pampering.
Microwavable Eye Mask
This eye mask  can be warmed or chilled to suit the user's needs.
Don't let digits suffer from a love of gardening. This DIY gardener's scrub will gently exfoliate and moisturize hands.
Aromatherapy Shower Tablets
These aromatherapy shower tablets  are super easy to make and would make a great holiday gift to share with friends and loved ones.
Pineapple Sugar Scrub
Her skin will be oh so smooth and have a pleasant sweet smell with this homemade pineapple sugar scrub .
These macaron soaps  combine the best of both worlds – practicality and pleasing aesthetics.
Rose Petal Lip Balm
Putting rose petals from a bouquet you already have into a lip balm  is just genius.
Candy Cane Peppermint Sugar Scrub
This candy cane peppermint sugar scrub  will delight someone who is fond of pink.
Lemon Rind Soap
These lemon rind soaps  are too cute not to gift.
Shower Jelly Jewels
Drop these DIY  shower jelly jewels  into the water for a relaxing time in the tub.
These rose petal bath salts  make a great gift for people who love to treat themselves.
These lotion bars are so handy — they'll keep her hands moisturized throughout the day.
This sleep salve  will relax the user right into dreamland.
Whip up some homemade body lotion  as a holiday gift for your friends. They'll love how natural it is and how well it moisturizes their skin.
Flavored salts  make a great gift for the foodie who loves to cook.
Hot Buttered Rum Mix
Cozy up with some pals and treat them to hot buttered rum mix  in jars.
Limoncello  makes a great present for those with a fondness for cocktails.
These peppermint hard candies are so cute and colorful — what's not to love?
Vanilla Hot Chocolate Mix
Gift someone special the comfort only hot chocolate  can give!
This spice rub  is great for a variety of dishes. POPSUGAR Food says it suits anything from roasted vegetables to grilled chicken.
DIY Tea Bags
Make these cute tea bags  with a special blend of customized tea to show your love.
Macarons  are such pretty and delicious sweet treats to give that special someone.
Chocolate-covered bacon ?! You might need to make a big batch in case you decide to keep some to yourself.
Homemade Thin Mints
Give your loved ones their Girl Scout fix year-round with these homemade Thin Mints .
No-Bake Oreo Truffles
Who doesn't love Oreos and truffles ?
Your friends will all want to indulge in homemade chocolate-almond toffee .
Chocolate Caramel Popcorn
Make your own popcorn  instead of handing out store-bought ones as gifts.
Make custom potpourri  to fill your loved one's home up with a beautiful scent.
Bug-Away Scented Floating Candles
These scented floating candles are pretty, but are hiding a deadly secret. Well, deadly to bugs, at least. They are effective in chasing off those unwanted pests!
These DIY reed diffusers  are not only cheaper to make, they are also less toxic. You don't have to worry about spills on the floor.
Kids will have a ball with this easy rainbow playdough , made from natural ingredients.
This glitter slime  will entertain kids for hours.
Paint-Dipped Alphabet Letters
Paint-dipped alphabet letters  are fun and educational (not to mention adorable).
Bring arcade time home with this cute handmade DIY Pac-Man game  made from cardboard.
Wooden Spindle Dolls
These wooden spindle dolls  are so sweet and simple to make.
Teddy Bear Lockets
Who wouldn't love these fun teddy bear lockets ?
Glitter Tic Tac Toe
This DIY  glitter tic tac toe  game will entertain the kids in your life.
Candy Constellation Game
You only need a few things to make this fun (and edible) candy constellation game .
This colorful backgammon game  is much cheaper than its store-bought counterparts.
Tie Phone Case
Upcycle a tie into this cool phone case .
This all-in-one man balm  can be used for anything from cracked hands to pomade for your hair.
DIY Rum-Spice Aftershave
This homemade rum-spice aftershave  costs almost nothing to make and uses a lot of things hiding in your pantry.
Filet Mignon Beef Jerky
Make this fancy filet mignon beef jerky  for the men in your life.
The men in your life will love this leather catchall  for stashing their knick-knacks.
Make this neat charging station  that will keep his cords tidy and organized in an upcycled plastic bottle.
DIY Coffee Grounds Soap
Find out how to make these homemade coffee grounds soaps .
He'll have a smooth shave with this homemade shaving cream .
This color-blocked scratching post  is pretty and functional.
Give your pup a sweet spot to relax with this easy-to-sew dog bed cover .
Litter Box Cover
Your feline will appreciate this cute litter box cover .
Junk Food Cat Toy
Make thesejunk food cat toys  that your best furry friend will go crazy over.
Hand-Stamped Pet Tag
This hand-stamped pet tag  is a cinch to make. A perfect personalized for a pet owner.