When you are deciding on what Christmas gifts to give to your family members, friends, co-workers or whoever may be on your list, what is it you consider when selecting that perfect gift? Perhaps you partake in the holiday hustle and bustle of the malls and the stores, yet still are left unsure of just what to get for those on your list? Scarves, socks, sweaters and toys are always abounding. Why not try something a bit different this Christmas?
Of course, store bought gifts can be great! However, most will agree that the most heart-felt gifts are made at home. Home-made gifts take time, thought energy and effort. Home-made gifts are also unique, and one of a kind. That is what makes them extra special!
Below, we have put together a list of 6 crafty and creative gift ideas that are sure to impress, and bring on a warm Christmas smile!
1. Teapot Planter
This classic teapot gift is easy to make and very multi-functional. Choose a teapot from many different sizes, shapes and colors. For those who love house or outdoor plants, this gift is sure to be more than appreciated.
2. Bubble Bath Gift Box
A wonderful way to show you care is to create a gift box that gives more than just the items inside. A bubble bath gift box is also a gift of peace and relaxation, granting the ability to soak the day away in a bath of bubble bliss! There are many scents and items to choose from, including different bath soaps, oils, and salts to place inside.
3. Recipe Box
For the chef, or anyone who enjoys cooking or baking, create a recipe box with a personal touch. Recreate their existing box, or if they don’t have one, create a new one. A home-made recipe box will keep all of their recipes organized and available when needed. It will prove to be a very thoughtful, and beneficial gift!
4. Lavender Sachet
A lavender sachet is an adorable, and quick to stitch together. A sachet can be placed on shelves or in cabinets. It can also be hung in closets to give a fresh scent to its surroundings. A sachet can be made with lavender, and many other scents! It’s decorative, and a perfect gift to enhance anywhere it may be placed!
5. Gilded Edge Agate Coasters
Coasters are meant to keep tables and other surfaces from becoming damaged. Besides being nifty items of prevention, a set of coasters can also make a beautiful and ornamental gift. Hand crafted Agate coasters will be eye-catching, classy, and can be personalized to compliment any décor!
6. Peppermint Mason Jar Candles
Candles are a sight of beauty, and a scent of delight that enhances any room or environment. Why not create a unique, hand crafted peppermint scented candle as a home-made gift? The scent of peppermint and the splendor of the candle will be an ideal gift just about anyone on your list will enjoy!
Keeping in the spirit of home-made gifts for Christmas, at Broadway Basketeers, we offer a broad variety of gift baskets, boxes and trays the holidays! Choose from our collection of Christmas Gift Baskets filled with delectable baked gourmet treats and snacks. Or select one of our Wine Gifts, perfectly paired with a bottle of wine of your choosing.
We also have an assortment of Bakery Gifts to choose from. From gourmet cakes and pies, to cookies and brownies, you’ll be sure to find the perfect compliment to any Christmas celebration!
All of our gift baskets, boxes and trays are 100% satisfaction guaranteed, and assured to be delivered on time! Give that charming taste of home-made this Christmas with a gourmet gift basket from Broadway Basketeers!