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25 DIY Hostess Gifts in Under an Hour


Don’t go to your next holiday party empty handed — whip up a gift for the lovely hostess in no time at all. Vintage tea cup candles and homemade ornaments are a great way to go. This rope bowl can be made in a jiff, along with these sweet smelling bath salts.

No need to panic before the party when you can make one of these 25 DIY Hostess Gifts in Under an Hour…

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  • Simple Serger Napkins 1 of 25
    Simple Serger Napkins
    Just cut and run your napkins through the serger to make this cute and simple gift.
    Find out more at Prudent Baby.
  • Tea Cup Candles 2 of 25
    Tea Cup Candles
    Use microwave wax to make these tea cup candles.
    Find out more at Prudent Baby.
  • Reversible Napkin Rings 3 of 25
    Reversible Napkin Rings
    Treat your hostess to a set of holiday reversible napkin rings.
    Find out more at Prudent Baby.
  • Wine Bag 4 of 25
    Wine Bag
    Sew a cute wine bag to bring a nice bottle of wine in.
    Find out more at Prudent Baby.
  • Mod Podge Vase 5 of 25
    Mod Podge Vase
    Pull out the Mod Podge to make a vase extra special.
    Find out more at Prudent Baby.
  • Fat Quarter Apron 6 of 25
    Fat Quarter Apron
    Use just a fat quarter to make this cute apron.
    Find out more at Prudent Baby.
  • Calendar Coasters 7 of 25
    Calendar Coasters
    Cut up an old calendar, magazine pages, or pictures and Mod Podge them to the coasters.
    Find out more at Prudent Baby.
  • Oven Mitt Full of Treats 8 of 25
    Oven Mitt Full of Treats
    Sew your hostess an oven mitt filled with sweet treats inside.
    Find out more at Prudent Baby.
  • Rope Bowl 9 of 25
    Rope Bowl
    Yes, this beauty can be made in less than an hour.
    Find out more at Centsational Gal.
  • Monogrammed Mug 10 of 25
    Monogrammed Mug
    Make a monogrammed mug with his or her initial on it.
    Find out more at Design Mom.
  • Personalized Tea Bags 11 of 25
    Personalized Tea Bags
    Learn how to make cute personalized tea bags. You could make stars and different shapes for the ends too.
    Find out more at A Beautiful Mess.
  • Cheese Platter 12 of 25
    Cheese Platter
    Take a platter and paint with chalkboard paint. Write a cute holiday message to your hostess.
    Find out more at Wit and Whistle.
  • Painted Utensils 13 of 25
    Painted Utensils
    Paint a set of wooden utensils to give as a gift.
    Find out more at Collect and Carry.
  • Scrap-Fabric Bowl 14 of 25
    Scrap-Fabric Bowl
    Turn your scrap fabrics into a pretty bowl.
    Find out more at Prudent Baby.
  • Fabric Cake Stand 15 of 25
    Fabric Cake Stand
    Make a cute cake stand and Mod-Podge the plate with fabric.
    Find out more at Prudent Baby.
  • Crayon Drip Ornaments 16 of 25
    Crayon Drip Ornaments
    Melt crayons inside glass ornaments to make cool designs.
    Find out more at Swell Designer.
  • Simmer Pot Recipes 17 of 25
    Simmer Pot Recipes
    Check out these recipes for making a simmer pot in a jar.
    Find out more at The Yummy Life.
  • Cool Spool Wine Corks 18 of 25
    Cool Spool Wine Corks
    This is a great gift for the crafty hostess.
    Find out more at A Beautiful Mess.
  • Chalkboard Wine Glasses 19 of 25
    Chalkboard Wine Glasses
    Paint the bottoms of wine glasses with chalkboard paint for this unique gift.
    Find out more at Just Short of Crazy.
  • Homemade Body Scrub 20 of 25
    Homemade Body Scrub
    Make a couple batches of homemade body scrubs to bring to many holiday parties.
    Find out more at Prudent Baby.
  • Kitchen Supplies Bouquet 21 of 25
    Kitchen Supplies Bouquet
    Wrap a bouquet of flowers in a dish towel and tie with a wooden spoon.
    Find out more at Design Sponge.
  • Yarn Frame 22 of 25
    Yarn Frame
    Wrap a frame in yarn to make this cute gift.
    Find out more at 52 Weeks Project.
  • Fall Feather Wreath 23 of 25
    Fall Feather Wreath
    Check out how simple and easy it is to make this cute fall feather wreath.
    Find out more at Let's Go Sunning.
  • Scented Bath Salts 24 of 25
    Scented Bath Salts
    Follow the simple recipe to make a set of scented bath salts.
    Find out more at Heart Love Weddings.
  • Stamped Tea Towels 25 of 25
    Stamped Tea Towels
    Stamp tea towels and let them dry, then they'll be ready to take.
    Find out more at Centsational Girl.

Jacinda Boneau is a fabric designer and founding co-editor at Prudent Baby, the premier DIY destination for crafty moms seeking ways to make their lives even more stylish and beautiful.

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