25 Last-Minute DIY Gifts That You Can Whip Up in No Time
Let's face it — the holidays can be just plain hectic, and some gifts may fall through the cracks until the very last minute. Christmas is still a month away, but it's all too easy to procrastinate. We've rounded up some fast and easy DIY gift ideas that can be ready in no time — no crazy power tools or Martha-level crafting expertise required!
Painted Camera Strap
This painted camera strap is perfect for the photography junkie.
For your design-savvy pals, create a geometric wreath they will love.
Kindle or Passport Cover
All you need for this easy Kindle or passport cover DIY is a folding case, some adhesive paper, and scissors.
Gingerbread Cookie Cityscapes
Use a spare mason jar to create a festive seasonal gift. This sweet gingerbread cookie cityscape DIY is simple to put together.
If you have a friend or family member who appreciates pretty soaps, then this quick gemstone soap DIY yields the perfect gift.
Package these spa kits up in cute half-pint jars and you have the perfect gift for anyone who would love a little pampering.
A simple leather keychain can be a great gift idea for guys, but you can really customize it for anyone in your life!
Inspirational Sharpie Mugs
A Sharpie mug DIY takes less than hour, so personalize a cup and give it as a fun gift to a friend.
DIY Stash Book
Have an old book you are willing to part with? Literature-lovers will appreciate a secret stash book gift.
Wrapped Mini Tree
This glittery wrapped mini tree would make the perfect hostess gift.
These colorful striped cork coasters will brighten up any home.
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.
Succulent Wine-Cork Magnets
Wine-cork magnets with minisucculents take no time to do and make adorable gifts.
Leather Cord Keeper
Help a friend keep their cords organized with this stylish leather cord keeper.
Ribbon Chain Bracelet
This DIY ribbon chain bracelet is such a pretty piece of jewelry and a cinch to make.
Washi Votive Candles
Line small tea light candles with adorable washi tape to make these colorful votives — it takes less than 10 minutes!
DIY Polaroid Magnets
Display photos in a fun and useful way with Instagram Polaroid magnets.
Draw colorful and creative designs on pencils with Sharpies. The ink dries quickly and leaves lasting results!
Glitter Shot Glass Vases
For about a dollar apiece, you can turn a few ordinary shot glasses into cute glitter vases.
Dress up white ornaments with this 10-minute ornament DIY.
These DIY tea bags keep tea leaves together and make cups cuter while they're at it.
Don't let digits suffer from a love of gardening. This DIY gardener's scrub will gently exfoliate and moisturize hands.
Make colorful pushpin flowers in minutes.
Candy Cane Peppermint Sugar Scrub
Think pink with this candy cane peppermint sugar scrub DIY.
Mini Lotion Bars
Homemade lotion bars soothe dry hands and are ready in just a few easy steps.