There are few things as priceless as the look on someone’s face when you give them a gift. However, finding items that are both original AND perfectly suited for someone can definitely be a challenge. Not to also mention that shopping for gifts isn’t always the most budget-friendly thing for your wallet.
Enter: these easy DIY gifts! Ranging from the cutest pom-pom rug to trendy marbling mugs, these crafts allow you to repurpose generic household items into beautiful, one-of-a-kind pieces. We. are. OBSESSED (and we may just need to make some for ourselves). Each of these easy DIY gifts are pretty much suited for any occasion and are sure to put the biggest smile on your recipient’s face.
1. Pom-Pom Rug
Use a paper towel roll to transform yarn into a stylish rug that will add the cutest accent to any room. No one will be able to resist squishing their toes into it! (via Babble)
2. Nail Polish Marbling Mugs
Introducing … this dollar store hack. Use nail polish lying around the house to upgrade any generic mug into one that’s Pinterest-worthy. Plus, let’s be real, who doesn’t love a cute mug?! (via Babble)
3. Donut Soap
Give the gift of donuts without any of the post-eating guilt! (via Babble)
4. Cactus Garden
Everyone enjoys a pretty plant, but let’s face it, we’re all guilty of forgetting to water the ones we already have sitting at home. With some rocks, paint, and a pot, gift a hassle-free “plant” that’s just as cute as a real one. (via Babble)
5. Dipped Utensils and Jars
Choose a few shades, grab some tape, and paint away to give any kitchen utensils and jars a trendy transformation. It’s a crafty way to brighten anyone’s kitchen! (via Babble)