14 Last-Minute Homemade Holiday Gifts

In my mind, I like to think I’m exactly like Martha Stewart. You know, my tree is perfect, my house is spotless, there are garlands of fresh greens hanging throughout my house, and I have crafted the perfect gift for everyone on my list weeks ahead of time. Too bad for me that’s nowhere near the reality. Sure, we have a tree up, but the holiday organization ends there. Even if I’m (way) behind schedule, I’d still love to share some thoughtful, homemade holiday gifts with my friends and neighbors. Happily, there are a host of delightful last-minute homemade holiday gifts you can make in minutes. Head below for 14 spectacular ideas!

  • 14 Last-Minute Homemade Holiday Gifts! 1 of 15

    Running behind this holiday season? Get crafty in a hurry with one of these thoughtful last-minute homemade holiday gifts.

  • Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Squares 2 of 15

    This irresistible snack can be your in minutes flat and makes for a great homemade hostess gift!
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Julie Van Rosendaal 

  • Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix 3 of 15

    Good cocoa makes all the difference in this easy, thoughtful cocoa mix.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Shaina Olmanson 

  • Easy Spiced Nuts 4 of 15

    Make an easy, holiday-perfect homemade gift in minutes with this simple spiced nut recipe.
    Donuts, Dresses, and Dirt has the recipe
    Image: Donuts, Dresses, and Dirt 

  • Oreo Peppermint Bark 5 of 15

    Candy bark is all the rage these days, but it take bit of time to make and requires pricey ingredients. If you're on a budget this holiday, this clever (and tasty) Oreo peppermint bark is the perfect easy, last-minute holiday gift.
    Quarter Life Crisis Cuisine has the recipe
    Image: Quarter Life Crisis Cuisine 

  • Cashew and Hazelnut Toffee Chocolate Bark 6 of 15
    14 Last-Minute Homemade Holiday Gifts

    This festive and nutty bark can be made in minutes. Make sure you have a few hours for it to cool, and you've got a knockout homemade holiday gift.
    Diethood has the recipe
    Image: Diethood 

  • White Chocolate Peppermint Bark 7 of 15

    Make a festive treat in minutes with this 2-ingredient peppermint bark recipe.
    Donuts, Dresses, and Dirt has the recipe
    Image: Donuts, Dresses, and Dirt 

  • Chai-Spiced Oatmeal Mix 8 of 15

    Have a fragrant bowl of chai-spiced "instant" oatmeal with this simple homemade mix!
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Stacie Billis 

  • Old Fashioned Gift Box 9 of 15

    A nice bottle of liquor makes for a great last-minute hostess gift. But with just a few more steps, you can put together an entire cocktail kit!
    Savvy Eats has the recipe
    Image: Savvy Eats 

  • Instant Chai Tea Mix 10 of 15

    This easy mix means your friends and family can have a cozy mug of chai anytime!
    Bake Love Give has the recipe
    Image: Bake Love Give 

  • Chai-Spiced Sugar 11 of 15

    Add the homemade touch to any gift basket with this easy-as-pie chai-infused sugar. Perfect for the chai-lover who drinks coffee too!
    Savvy Eats has the recipe
    Image: Savvy Eats 

  • Nachos Kit 12 of 15

    You know what pretty much everyone loves? Nachos. Pulling together a thoughtful nachos gift box couldn't be simpler!
    Savvy Eats has the recipe
    Image: Savvy Eats 

  • Whole Wheat Chocolate Pancake Mix 13 of 15

    A simple pancake mix makes for a great last-minute homemade gift. This recipe includes whole wheat and irresistible chocolate chips!
    Oh My Veggies has the recipe
    Image: Oh My Veggies 

  • Peppermint Oreo Truffles 14 of 15

    These clever Oreo truffles might just be the cutest last-minute gift ever!
    The Taylor House has the recipe
    Image: The Taylor House 

  • Gingerbread Spice Mix 15 of 15

    Gift the gift of incredible holiday fragrance with this recipe for gingerbread spice!
    Wonky Wonderful has the recipe
    Image: Wonky Wonderful 

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