12/11/2012 03:25 pm ET

Homemade Gift Ideas: Wool Throw Blankets

The best way to pass the time on a snowy day is curled up on the sofa under a warm blanket, watching your favorite holiday movie and sipping hot cocoa -- or at least we think that. So naturally we thought today's homemade gift idea from My Growing Home would make a great present, because it's perfect for a cold winter day. Check it out:

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Photo by Elisabeth from My Growing Home

If you shop around for the right fabric, you can really make a beautiful gift that doesn't break the bank. And if you aren't much of a sewer, don't let that deter you -- you only need very basic skills to complete this. For the full tutorial, head over to My Growing Home.

And, check out some more DIY projects that would make great gifts this holiday season.

DIY Gift Ideas
DIY Gift Ideas

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