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    • 20 Inexpensive Do It Yourself Holiday Gift Ideas

      The holidays don't have to be expensive! Here are 20 simple, Do It Yourself Holiday Gift ideas that you can create at home, without overdoing the budget!
      First, I must confess, I'm a Pinaholic! If you haven't already discovered it, Pinterest is a virtual pinboard that allows you to organize and share all the beautiful tips, recipes and ideas that you find throughout the web. Although I've only come upon this particular online delight recently, I love it! The following Holiday Gift ideas are delightful repins that I've found through pinterest. If you haven't noticed them already, each of our articles and recipes has a "Pin it" button for you to share it on your pin boards as well!

      Print a Photo onto a Napkin & Modge Podge it onto Canvas!

      Personalized Chalkboard Wine Glasses

      Clever Gift Packaging for Homemade Goodies Homemade Finger Paints Caramel & Chocolate Pretzel Rods

      Source: squidoo.com via Joni

      HoHoHo Neighbor Gift
      Homemade Hot Cocoa Mix
      MYO Holiday Bows

      Santa Suit Pail
      Homemade Flavored Syrups
      Snowmen Flower Pots

      Source: craftown.com

      Snowman Candy Jar
      Cocoa Stirrers
      Personalized Wine Glasses

      Batter Bowl Cookie Gift Mix Delectable Sea Salt Caramels Ice Cream Fixings

      Fudge Ornaments Caramel Sauce Sugar Scrubs

      Source: flickr.com via Barb on Pinterest

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      1. bleedingace's Avatar
        Thanks for posting!!! I'm using the bow idea right now!!! I will be making the finger paint for the little ones on my list. this has been so helpful.
      1. sexton101's Avatar
        I LOVE, LOVE all these gifts! How do I get directions to make them?
      1. Liss's Avatar
        Quote Originally Posted by sexton101 View Post
        I LOVE, LOVE all these gifts! How do I get directions to make them?

        Click on the picture, it takes you to the directions/page for each one.

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      Here's one that I saved from pinterest to give you some idea of what they look like!


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