Monday, December 19, 2016

Tips, Tutorials, & Techniques - Handmade Christmas Gifts

Creating something handmade as a gift makes Christmas special. Pull up a chair and get some creative ideas for making handmade gifts that will wow the recipients.

Watch the video below or click here (December 2016 Release Class - Kindness Quick Card Set) to watch it on YouTube. Don't forget to subscribe to our YouTube channel so that you don't miss a single tutorial!

Let's take a look at more examples of clever handmade gifts that you can create using products from My Favorite Things!

A card set is a great gift to give allowing someone else to share handmade kindness! You can create a thank you card set like Karolyn did in the video, or whip a simple batch of Christmas cards like these made by Stephanie featuring the Hand-Lettered Christmas and Oh Christmas Trees stamp sets. 

Handmade card set from Stephanie Klauck featuring Hand-Lettered Christmas and Oh Christmas Trees stamp sets, and Tag Builder Blueprints 6 and Blueprints 13 Die-namics #mftstamps

If you have an avid reader on your gift list, bookmarks are a fantastic stocking stuffer. Torico created two crazy cute bookmarks using the Our Story stamp set and Die-namics. 

Handmade bookmarks from Torico featuring Birdie Brown Our Story stamp set and Die-namics, Stitched Traditional Tag STAX and Tag Builder Blueprints 6 Die-namics #mftstamps

Pretty ornaments are always a thoughtful gift! Stephanie used the Simply Snowflakes stamp set and Die-namics and Stylish Snowflakes Die-namics to create these lovely and intricate ornaments. You can watch a video of how she made them HERE.

Handmade ornaments from Stephanie Klauck featuring Simply Snowflakes stamp set and Die-namics, and Stylish Snowflakes Die-namics #mftstamps

You will LOVE creating handmade Christmas giftsBe sure to tag #mftstamps when you post your projects online. We can't wait to see what you've made!

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  1. I really enjoyed the video. I agree the pop of colour is just fab with the black and white!