DIY Last Minute Christmas Gifts On A Budget

DIY Last Minute Christmas Gifts On A Budget

I don’t know about you but every Christmas I try to be prepared and shop early, but every Christmas I still have last minute gifts I am trying to get together.  So to help you out, I have put together a list of some simple DIY Last Minute Christmas Gifts on a budget.


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DIY Last Minute Christmas Gifts On A Budget

Buying last minute gifts is easy if you have the money to blow.  But if you are on a budget it’s a little harder to figure out that last minute Christmas gift.   These DIY last minute Christmas gift ideas are also great additions to other gifts.  I like the touch that a DIY gift adds, it shows you put in some effort and thought, but these last minute gifts are actually very simple.

DIY Last Minute Christmas Gifts For Kids

I always have fun buying gifts for my nieces and nephews but I like to add these extra homemade gifts too!  These DIY Homemade Gifts For Kids would be great for a classroom Christmas party.

DIY Last Minute Christmas Gifts
Softest Homemade Playdough


DIY Play Doug Snowman Gift Kit- Tikkido


Related: DIY Advent Calendar


DIY Last Minute Christmas Treats & Goodies

A tray of treats is always my go to gift.  Who doesn’t love treats?

Put them into cute Christmas containers like these ones or treat bags for a party.

Here are a few of my favorite Christmas treats.


DIY Last Minute Christmas GiftsNutella Covered Pretzels


Andes Mint Christmas Crack
Andes Mint Christmas Crack

Stovetop Candied Pecans with Maple SyrupThe Rising Spoon


Easy Christmas White Chocolate M&M’s Bark- Latina Mom Meals


Chocolate Covered Graham Crackers- The Monday Box


Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix- The Stress Free Christmas




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DIY Last Minute Christmas Ornaments

Ornaments are one of my favorite homemade gifts to give.  Every year when the gift receiver hangs that ornament up they will think of you and your family.  There are SO many different homemade ornaments.  Here are a few of my favorites.

DIY Last Minute Christmas GiftsPopsicle Stick Christmas Tree Photo Ornament


Salt Dough Ornaments- The Best Ideas For Kids


DIY Last Minute Scrubs, Soaps, and Beauty Gifts

These DIY last minute gifts are great because they usually only have a few ingredients and are super easy to make.  Here are my favorite scrubs, soaps and beauty gifts.

Peppermint Sugar Scrub Recipe with Free Printable LabelBeauty Crafter


DIY Chai Vanilla Sugar Scrub- The Rising Spoon


Gingerbread Cookie Sugar Scrub- The Pistachio Project


Pink Himalayan Sea Salt and Rosemary Bath Salts Recipe- Beauty Crafter


Snowman Soap- Down Redbud Drive


Gingerbread Bath Bombs- The Pistachio Project


DIY Last Minute Christmas Gifts for Home and Kitchen

Everyone needs a little homemade personality in their home.  These gifts for the home and kitchen are perfect to give your family and friends.


DIY Scented Candles in Sharpie Mugs- Step Momming


Easy Sharpie Dot Mug- Organized 31


Instant Pot Vanilla Extract- Recipes From A Pantry


There you have all my favorite DIY last minute Christmas gifts on a budget.  Hopefully these will help you out when you are in search of the perfect thoughtful gift. 🙂

Merry Christmas!



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