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100 Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas
Check out these instructions and learn how to make 100 easy gifts for a holiday, birthday, or any occasion. Using these ideas, you can give everyone you know a homemade gift this year.
Try This Fun, Printable Christmas Word Scramble...
Print out and play this Christmas word scramble game.
Christmas Baby Mistletoe and Holly Craft
Angeliina Lawson created this Christmas decoration or tree ornament for her 10-month-old son David's 1st Christmas present for his relatives; and, she was nice enough to share the directions so you can make one too.
Christmas Craft Ideas and Activities
Find many fun Christmas decorations craft ideas, games, gift ideas, recipes, and other activities to help you celebrate the holiday season.
Fleece Tied Blanket
Find out how to make a nice, no-sew blanket using two pieces of fleece.
Christmas Bingo Cards
Learn how you can make your own Christmas bingo game using these printable game cards.
How to Make Paper Mache Paste
This no-cook paper mache paste recipe is a good one to make with kids because it is easy to make and does not require heat.
Free Christmas Crafts, Recipes and Project Ideas
Celebrate the 12 days of Christmas using these fun ideas.
Easy DIY Gift: Cookie Mix in a Jar
These cookie mixes in mason jars complete with recipes were big hits with everyone on our gift giving list!
12 Days of Christmas Gag Gift
Download and print out 12 different gift tags. Each one has a silly verse about one of the 12 days of Christmas.
Check Out These Fun Christmas Party Game Ideas
If you are trying to find some games for your Christmas party, classroom, or any gathering, check out all of these great ideas.
Learn How to Make Paper Mache Paste
Follow these instructions and learn how to make a variety of paper mache pastes and pulps and also how to paper mache.
What Are the Meanings of Christmas Symbols?
Read all about eight popular Christmas symbols and find out more about their meanings.
Christmas Crafts for Preschoolers and Toddlers
Here is a collection of craft projects the youngest kids in the family can enjoy.
2nd Day of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the gag gift verse for the 2nd Day of Christmas. Page 2.
Printable Coupons Make a Special Gift for Loved...
Follow these instructions and use these printable templates to create fun coupon books you can give to everyone you know.
Fun and Easy Gift Ideas: How to Make Your Own...
Follow this recipe and you can make your own colorful bath salts.
Chocolate Chip Cookies in a Jar Recipe
Follow these instructions to make chocolate chip cookies in a jar and don't forget to print the recipe card.
Use This (Free) Printable Star Pattern for...
Download and print out this star pattern you can use as a coloring page or a template.
3rd Day of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the gag gift verse for the 3rd Day of Christmas. Page 3.
Learn How To Paper Mache
You can easily learn how to make paper mache with these instructions. You will find some great paste recipes, step-by-step directions, project ideas, and many helpful hints.
1st Day of Christmas Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the verse for the 1st Day of Christmas.
Step-by-Step Paper Mache Directions
Follow these simple steps and create wonderful paper mache masterpieces!
Learn How to Make Your Own Pinata
You will be surprised to learn how easy it is to make a pinata using items you probably already have around your house.
Paper Tube Paint Stamps
These stamps make a perfect craft for almost any holiday, these paper tubes can be shaped into so many different stamps!
Make a Unique Ribbon Wreath with This...
Gather together all of the supplies you need to make this wreath. Page 2.
Recycled Christmas Tree Ornaments
Find directions that will help you make ornaments out of light bulbs, toilet paper rolls, CDs, and other items.
Learn How to Decoupage
You can learn how to decoupage. Here are basic decoupage techniques, supply lists, and easy projects you can do.
Creative Homemade Gift Ideas for Everyone...
Find out how you can make fun and unique gifts for everyone on your list this year.
Find Tons of Homemade Gag Gift Ideas
Browse through this collection of fun and unique gifts you can make and give for almost any occasion.
Make This Fun and Easy Cookies in a Jar Recipe
This project sheet will teach you how to make a fun gift for someone that includes M and M candies.
Free Printable Calendars
Use these free, printable calendar templates and you can make your own calendars for this year and many others. You can also find creative ways to decorate those calendars.
Maxi-Pad Slippers Craft
This is a fun gag gift you can make! Follow these free instructions, submitted by Twinrme1, and you can make slippers using maxi-pads.
Chocolate Chip Cookies In a Jar Cookie Design...
Print out this free recipe tag, trim, punch a hole in the corner, and attach it to the Chocolate Chip Cookies in a jar gift using ribbon! Page 2.
Make This Easy Bakeable Clay Recipe
Instructions for making clay using flour, salt, and water.
Christmas Snowman Poop Poem and Bag Tag #1
Print out this gift tag and poem to include with the Christmas snowman poop gift.
6 Dr. Seuss Grinch Crafts That You Will Love
Get Grinchy! Try these fun Christmas crafts and activities related to the Grinch.
4th Day of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the gag gift verse for the 4th Day of Christmas. Page 4.
Chocolate Chip Cookies In a Jar Holly Design...
Print out this free recipe tag, trim, punch a hole in the corner, and attach it to the Chocolate Chip Cookies in a jar gift using ribbon!
Meaning of Christmas Ornaments
Learn how to make eight different Christmas tree ornaments out of felt.
Christmas Place Cards Templates
Print out and make personalized place cards for your next Christmas dinner or other Christmas event! They are easy to print and make, and they are free.
Santa Hat Coloring Page and Template
Enjoy this free Santa hat coloring page. Great for Christmas fun and decorating.
Cowboy Hat
Print out and color or decorate this cowboy hat for your paper doll. Page 2.
Printable Paper Doll Body
Print out and color or decorate this paper doll body cutout. A personalized paper doll is sure to make any kid happy.
Download and Print Dr. Seuss Activities
Check out this long list of worksheets and coloring pages you can print out and enjoy.
5th Day of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the gag gift verse for the 5th Day of Christmas. Page 5.
Footprint Crafts
Check out all of these fun crafts you can make using your footprints.
Chocolate Chip Cookies In a Jar Printable Tags
Choose one or more of these recipe tags to print out and include with a home-made cookies in a jar craft.
Homemade Gift Ideas for Teachers
These gift ideas are perfect way to say thank you to a favorite teacher at the end of a school year or to butter up a teacher at the beginning of the year.
Christmas Spider Legend
Make yourself a beaded Christmas spider ornament and read this legend behind the story.
15 Crafts Kids Can Do in 10-Minutes
If you are looking for a fast and easy craft for kids, browse through this collection of projects.
This Fun Shoe Box Craft Is the Perfect Gift for...
Instructions to make a special, boxed gift for someone using a mirror and a shoe box.
Try This Cute Candy Flower Project
Follow these instructions and learn how to make a rose bud using two candy Kisses and a few other supplies.
Ice Cream From Snow
Learn how you can make your own ice cream out of snow.
How to Make a Paper Mache Pinata
Instructions for making a pinata using paper mache' techniques.
6th Day of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the gag gift verse for the 6th Day of Christmas. Page 6.
Make This Easy Hugs Box Craft for Any Special...
A visitor nicknamed Pathfinder gives instructions for making a fun gift, complete with a printable poem.
50 Cute Craft Ideas Girls will Love
If you are looking for some craft projects girls will enjoy, check out this list.
Printables for Christmas
Find many free printable crafts you can make for Christmas. Print out cards, games, party supplies, coloring pages, and much more.
Menorah Hanukkah Coloring Page
Print out and color or decorate this menorah coloring book page.
Printable Box Template
Here is a box for you to print and assemble! Makes a great gift box or even a block for kids.
12th Day of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the gag gift verse for the 12th Day of Christmas. Page 12.
50 Fun and Easy Winter Crafts Kids Will Love
Check out all of these fast and easy crafts and activities all related to winter.
Snowman Poop Craft
Give someone a bag of Christmas snowman poop along with this poem.
M & M Cookies In a Jar Holly Design Printable Tag
Print out this free recipe tag, trim, punch a hole in the corner, and attach it to the M & M cookies in a jar gift using ribbon! Page 2.
7th Day of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the gag gift verse for the 7th Day of Christmas. Page 7.
Make Your Own Coloring Book with These Free,...
Find out where you can get the best; free coloring book pages; and, also, tips for printing and making your own coloring books.
Printable Paper Dolls
You can download, print out, and color all of these paper dolls and then have some fun coloring them in and cutting them out.
How to Make Paper Mache Base Forms and Molds
You can use many items you have laying around your house for paper mache. Check out this list and start creating!
How to Make Stepping Stones For Your Garden
Follow these instructions and learn how to make step stones. Here are basic techniques, a supply list, and even great pictures to help you make your own personalized garden stepping stones.
Fleece Hat Pattern
This easy fleece hat can be made by kids or they make great gifts for your favorite kids.
8th Day of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the gag gift verse for the 8th Day of Christmas. Page 8.
Christmas Gift Card Templates
Print out and make personalized gift cards for your next Christmas party or other Christmas event! They are easy to print and make, and they are free.
9th Day of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the gag gift verse for the 9th Day of Christmas. Page 9.
Christmas Box Templates
Print out and make personalized boxes for your next Christmas party or other Christmas event! They can even be used for wrapping small gifts. They are easy to print and make, and they are free.
Print Your Own Envelope with This Free Template
Download and print out this free envelope template.
11th Day of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the gag gift verse for the 11th Day of Christmas. Page 11.
Make Your Own Bean Bag with This Easy Guide
Follow these instructions to learn how to make bean bags. This is a great, simple sewing project!
Christmas Poop Gifts and Poems
Choose from several different poop gifts you can make along with with printable gifts.
10th Day of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag featuring the gag gift verse for the 10th Day of Christmas. . Page 10.
50 Fun Craft Ideas Boys Will Love
This is the perfect place to start looking for craft projects that are especially appealing to boys.
Make Greeting Card Boxes with This Step-by-Step...
Use the picture as a guide to draw lines on each of your greeting card pieces.
How to Make a Paper Mache Mask
This craft tutorial teaches you how to make a paper mache mask using your own face as a mold.
Blank Gift/Scrapbook Tag Template - Free,...
Print out this free template and make your own personalized tags.
Puzzle Piece Ornaments
Browse through this collection of 8 different Christmas tree ornaments made out of puzzle pieces.
Easy Fundraiser and Bazaar Crafts
If you are looking for ideas for crafts to make to sell at fundraisers and bazaars, check out all of these easy projects.
Christmas Reindeer Poop Poem and Bag Tag
Print out this gift tag and poem to include with the Christmas reindeer poop gift.
Make Your Own Greeting Cards with This Free...
Print out this free template and design your own personalized greeting cards.
Print These Special Family Coupons to Give as...
Here are some black and white coupons you can print out to give as gifts.
M & M Cookies In a Jar Photo Design Printable Tag
Print out this free recipe tag, trim, punch a hole in the corner, and attach it to the M & M cookies in a jar gift using ribbon! Page 3.
Blank 12 Days of Christmas Free Printable Tag
Print out this free tag you can use to make your own verse for the 12 days of Christmas gag gift. Page 13.
Printable Bell Ornament Pattern
Use this pattern to make Christmas tree ornaments using felt, craft foam, cardboard, and anything else you can think of.
Printable Candy Cane Ornament Pattern
Use this pattern to make Christmas tree ornaments using felt, craft foam, cardboard, and anything else you can think of.
Chocolate Chip Cookies In a Jar Photo Design...
Print out this free recipe tag, trim, punch a hole in the corner, and attach it to the Chocolate Chip Cookies in a jar gift using ribbon! Page 3.
How to Make Your Own Paint For Crafts
Learn how you can make your own paint for your next painting project.
30+ Crafts Your Teen is Gonna Love!
Some teens may claim they don't like crafting, but I bet some of these projects will motive them to get creative.
12 Days of Christmas Tags
12 Days of Christmas Tags
Christmas Reindeer Poop Craft
Follow these directions and you can make a craft that is meant to look like a bag of reindeer poop.
M & M Cookies In a Jar Printable Tags
Choose one or more of these recipe tags to print out and include with a home-made cookies in a jar craft.
Papai Noel Legend - Santa Claus in Brazil
Learn about Papai Noel. A Brazilian version of Santa legend.
Fun, Homemade Gift Ideas for Men
Browse through this collection of tutorials and find a project to make to give as a gift to a special guy.
How to Make a Paper Mache Volcano
Find out how you can create your own erupting volcano using paper mache techniques.
Christmas Spider Ornament Craft
Instructions to make a Christmas Spider tree ornament and read the story behind it.
Christmas Tag Templates
Print out and make personalized Gift/Scrapbook Tag for your next Christmas party or scrapbooking project! They are easy to print and make, and they are free.
9 Step-by-Step Instructions to Basic Tie-Dye
Learn how to tie-dye! Here are basic tie-dye techniques, supply lists, and easy projects you can do.
Printable Birthday Party Invitations
Browse through this collection of free birthday party invitations that you can download and print out.
Printable Christmas Cards and Invitations
Make your own Printable Christmas cards or invitations to send out to special people for Christmas! These free printable Christmas cards are easy make and send. You can even make your own envelope and other matching Christmas supplies using my printable templates.
Santa Mask Craft
Follow these instructions to make a Christmas Santa Claus mask using a paper plate.
Try This Fun and Easy Sock Snowman Craft
Find out how to make a snowman out of a sock, submitted by H. Marie. An easy project with fantastic results!
Fleece Snuggle Blanket With Sleeves
If you have seen fleece Snuggies in the stores or on TV and thought it would be nice to own one, follow these directions to make your own.
How to Make Garden Stepping Stones in 9 Simple...
Follow these step-by-step directions and learn how to make your own garden stepping stones.
Teacher's Survival Kit Gift
Follow these directions and make this fun and unique gift to give to a teacher.
What Exactly Is Paper Mache Paste, and What Is...
Definition of the crafting term 'Paper Mache Paste' - a liquid adhesive usually made using flour and water...
Tons of Free Crafts for Elementary School-Aged...
Browse through this collection of craft projects selected especially for school-aged children.
Christmas Grinch Poop Poem and Bag Tag #1
Print out this gift tag and poem to include with the Christmas Grinch poop gift.
Make Christmas Tree Ornaments with a Free Gift...
Use this pattern to make Christmas tree ornaments using felt, craft foam, cardboard, and anything else you can think of.
Printable Wreath Ornament Pattern
Use this pattern to make Christmas tree ornaments using felt, craft foam, cardboard, and anything else you can think of.
Christmas Blessing Snack Mix
Stacey Hicks shares this holiday snack mix and the reason behind each ingredient. Includes printable bag tag!
Make Your Own Pinata with This Step-by-Step...
These free directions will show you how to make a pinata using a paper bag.
Christmas Coloring Pages
Print out these free Christmas coloring pages and create your own Christmas coloring book!
How to Press and Dry Your Flowers
Learn how to save your colorful flowers by drying or pressing them. Great for crafts, decorations, and gifts!
Merry Christmas Word Race Game
Learn how to play this easy Christmas party word game.
Oatmeal Plus Cookies in a Jar Recipe
You can make a fun oatmeal cookie jar gift to give to someone as a gift. This project also includes a printable gift tag.
Homemade Gifts Kids Will Love
If you know a special kid or two, why not make them a special gift or two? Find a nice selection of tutorials here to help you do just that.
Recycled Christmas Crafts for Kids
Browse through a variety of recycled Christmas crafts for kids and adults to make.
Christmas Party Printables
Check out this assortment of free, printable Christmas party supplies. You can make invitations, place cards, napkin rings, gift cards, and more.
Everything You Need to Know to Make Your Own...
Learn how to make garden stepping stones. Here is a list of supplies you will need to make your stepping stones.
Make Your Own Paper Lantern with This Easy...
This paper lantern is easy to make and can be embellished to match any decor or to suit any occassion.
Chocolate Chip Cookies In a Jar I Love You...
Print out this free recipe tag, trim, punch a hole in the corner, and attach it to the Chocolate Chip Cookies in a jar gift using ribbon! Page 4.
Try This Fun Candy Wrapper Race
This fun and easy game can be played at Halloween, Christmas, birthday, and other parties.
Pine Cone Crafts
If you are looking for crafts made using pine cones, check out this collection of online tutorials.
Hand Print Poem Gift Craft
Follow these instructions to make a gift for someone using a hand print and this poem.
Make Your Own Crocheted Greeting Card Bowl
Edith shares how she turned a handful of greeting cards into a beautiful bowl or basket.
Glass Ball Snowman
Find out how to create a cute snowman face using a clear, glass ornament.
Christmas Elf Poop Poem and Bag Tag
Print out this gift tag and poem to include with the Christmas Elf poop gift.
Pin the Star on the Christmas Tree Game
Follow these instructions and you can make a pin the star on the Christmas tree game.
Star Christmas Coloring Page
Print out and color or decorate this star coloring book page.
21 Awesome Mother's Day Gifts You Can Make...
If you are looking for ideas for homemade gifts to make for a special lady for Mother's Day, check out all of these craft projects.
Christmas Snowman Poop Poem and Bag Tag #2
Print out this gift tag and poem to include with the Christmas snowman poop gift.
Handprint Crafts
Browse through this collection of craft tutorials that will teach you how to make a variety of handprint crafts.
Baseball Cap
Print out and color or decorate this baseball cap for your paper doll. Page 3.
Nativity Scene Coloring Page
Print out and color or decorate this coloring book page featuring a detailed nativity scene.
Try This Easy Paper Mache Pulp Recipe
Use this recipe to make a pulp mixture to make fine details on paper mache projects.
Celebrate Special Days With These Calendars
Use this holiday calendar to find creative ideas to help you celebrate many usual and unusual holidays for every month of the year.
Melting Snowman Craft
You can easily make this fun snowman that looks like he is melting.
Snowman Candle Holder Craft
Learn how to make a cute snowman candle holder out of a baby food jar, submitted by Loni.
Button Snowman Craft
Make this little snowman to use as a brooch or a magnet.
Christmas Elf Poop Craft
A fun gag gift to make. Give someone a bag of Christmas elf poop along with this poem.
Nurse Survival Kit
This unique nurse survival kit makes a great gift for someone just finishing up with nursing school or even for someone who has been a nurse for a long time.
Hot Chocolate in a Jar Craft
Make this fun and simple gift idea - hot cocoa in a jar!
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