A Homemade Holiday: Gifts That Kids Can Make

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Handcrafted gifts are a unique, sentimental, and heartwarming approach to the holidays; and gift giving, in general. There’s no quicker way to fill a parent, grandparent or friend’s heart with warm fuzzies than a useful and beautiful gift created by the hands of their favorite tiny humans.

We will be curating a series on homemade this holiday season. We will open our series with gifts that children can make! Some of the projects may require adult supervision and prep.

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1. Bead Dazzle Sun Catcher

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2. Glass Gem Sun Catcher
I love these different types of sun catchers!

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3. Embroidered Towel with Drawing
Embroider a little ones drawing on the towel, or allow an older child to do the handwork.

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4. Colorful Garden Stones
There are so many unique ways to do a garden stone. Paint them. Add stones. Handprints. Words.

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5. Toddler Art Ceramic Dishware

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6. Ceramic Mug Art

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7. Perler Bead Bowls

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8. Paper Maché Bowls
Bowls are good for all kinds of things, from a key holder to knitting holder.

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9. Clay Pinch Pots

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10. Stained Glass Vase

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11. Hand Painted Cactus Rocks

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12. Painted Pots

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13. Family Portrait Embroidery Hoop

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14. Magnets made from Children’s Art

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15. Fingerpainted Tile Coasters

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16. Handprint Christmas Tree Canvas

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Family Portrait Cross Stitch

There are so many wonderful and creative ideas out there! These are just a few that inspired me.

Stay tuned for more in our A Homemade Holiday series. We will be sharing ornaments, sweets, gifts for kids, decor. You can also check out some ideas for family traditions!

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