• Make Your Own Furniture Gag Gift Idea

    If you have access to a handful of acorns, you can create an absolutely hilarious Make Your Own Furniture Gag Gift. This is a great stocking stuffer or housewarming gift for first time home buyers.

    Idea #1:

    Take a box and label it "Unfinished" Furniture, add a couple pictures of furniture & write "Directions" at the top. Add a small branch, leaves & all.

    Free Printable Topper

    Idea #2: MYO Furniture Gag

    Take a small box or gift bag and add a little plant pot, a baggie w/ 1 c. of potting soil, and several acorns. Write up some instructions:
    Plant acorns, wait 50 years, cut down tree, make furniture.

    Yield: 1 Bedroom Set, 1 Dining room set & 2 nightstands per kit.

    Comments 3 Comments
    1. OhPlatinumOne's Avatar
      OhPlatinumOne -
      Cute idea! I will have to do this for my sister-in-law's birthday!
    1. mamajeri's Avatar
      mamajeri -
      Love it - never seen this one before - too cute for the woodworker in your life!
    1. SpokaneLinda's Avatar
      SpokaneLinda -
      That's funny! I have to do this one for Christmas! I will giggle for days!

    Have something you'd like to add? Register & Login to add your own comments, thoughts, questions or suggestions.

    As always, Registration is Free!

  • Google+ Pinterest Twitter youtube Facebook

    More Gift Ideas


    Chimichurri Bread

    This is a good gift for any occasion! Give a loaf of Italian bread, home-made chimichurri sauce (recipe below), and the recipe for making the bread plus the sauce.
    Chimichurri Bread
    loaf of Italian...

    mos 10-16-2016, 04:28 PM Go to last post

    Southwestern Chicken II

    This is a wee bit different from rtebalt's recipe, hence the name. AND it is a great gift for newly-weds. I just gave this to a couple getting married this weekend and they were very pleased to get...

    mos 09-21-2016, 08:17 PM Go to last post

    Loaded Baked Potato

    Here's an easy gift for a young person living on their own...give the following recipe with a gift card ($4-10) for ingredients.
    Loaded Baked Potato
    4 baking potatoes
    4-oz cubed American cheese

    mos 09-13-2016, 05:10 PM Go to last post

(C) Melissa 'Liss' Burnell & Budget101.com 1995-2016
Material from www.Budget101.com may not be copied or distributed, or republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way, without the prior written consent of Budget101.com, EXCEPT: you may print recipe pages for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices. Modification or use of the materials for any other purpose violates Budget101.com's intellectual property rights.