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40 Fresh DIY Holiday Gifts for Every Single Person On Your List

Hometalk | Posted 11.23.2015 | HuffPost Home

This year, save yourself from the dreaded holiday shopping, by DIYing the very best gifts for everyone on your list -- friends and family. These ideas from Hometalk bloggers are some of the best ways to show your love this holiday season, so save your cash, and spend some time crafting DIY gifts!

How to Feel More Authentic Connection by Giving Handmade Holiday Gifts

Becca Piastrelli | Posted 11.02.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Becca Piastrelli

If we were ever to meet up for a tea and girl talk date, chances are I would show up with a gift for you. Maybe it would be a tube of homemade lip...

33 Ways to Bring the Beach Home With You This Summer

Hometalk | Posted 08.03.2015 | HuffPost Home

These simple and stylish projects will help you bring the beach back home with you, so that you can spend the whole season surrounded by shells, waves, and nautical goodness!

Five Thoughtful but Inexpensive Gifts

Kim Schenkelberg | Posted 02.17.2015 | HuffPost Home
Kim Schenkelberg

My husband and I save during the year in order to pay for Christmas presents in December. This requires adhering to a pretty tight budget when buying gifts.

40 DIY Holiday Gifts For Absolutely Everyone On Your List

Hometalk | Posted 02.07.2015 | HuffPost Home

Save yourself from the dreaded holiday shopping this year, by DIYing the perfect gifts for every family member and friend! After taking a look at what gifts everyone's wishing for this year, we rounded up some of our favorite holiday gift DIY's. Save your cash, and spend some time crafting for the holidays!

How Not to Go Broke This Holiday Season

Jacqueline Gualtieri | Posted 02.07.2015 | College
Jacqueline Gualtieri

The holiday season is hard on everyone, but the best suggestion I can give is to remember that the gifts are not the important part. The final gift that you can really give, and for some it costs nothing, for others a lot, is to try to find a way to be there for the holidays.

10 DIY Holiday Gifts For Literally Everybody In Your Life

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 11.18.2014 | Teen

The holiday season is in full swing, which means about six more weeks of Christmas carols on repeat, impossibly-packed shopping mall parking lots and ...

18 Excellent Gifts For Kids That Aren't Even Toys

Rachel Jones | Posted 11.30.2015 | Parents
Rachel Jones

Gifts are good things! But, too much of anything isn't good. A great way to combat having too many toys is to shift all the gifts to non-toy items.

Why I'm Not Buying You Christmas Presents

Debra Carpenter | Posted 02.18.2014 | Comedy
Debra Carpenter

I know, I know -- it's the thought that counts, and I look like a total Scrooge for saying this, but the resulting tower of junk we're left with after Christmas is stressful, to say the least.

5 Rules Everyone Must Follow When Giving A Handmade Gift

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 11.18.2014 | HuffPost Home

So you skipped the Black Friday mayhem in favor of some more thoughtful, homespun gifts this year -- and we don't blame you. But before you set your s...

Material-Free, Last Minute Christmas Gifts

Posted 12.23.2012 | Green

After promising that, for once, you would get holiday shopping done early this year, you’ve found yourself in a familiar situation: Only a few days ...

What Might Surprise Anyone Who Eats These

Posted 12.16.2012 | HuffPost Home

This DIY gift only LOOKS professional.

A Quirky Gift That's Perfect For Anyone

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.10.2012 | HuffPost Home

Especially if they love Times New Roman.

A Heartfelt Gift For The Entertainer

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.10.2012 | HuffPost Home

An accessory every home needs.

A Gift That Shows Off Everyone’s Best Quality

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.09.2012 | HuffPost Home

How cute are these?

The Way The Foodcommander's Cookie Crumbles

The Foodcommander | Posted 02.03.2013 | Taste
The Foodcommander

The Foodcommander's first seasonal offering is a challenge: He is urging you to make cookies that are decidedly un-American, won't ever be available as a semi-homemade commercial product, and will never be served on a plane.

This Gift Will Help Warm Anyone On A Winter Night

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.04.2012 | HuffPost Home

A perfect way to enjoy hot cocoa.

A Sweet Way For Anyone To Get Organized

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.03.2012 | HuffPost Home

These ice cream treats hold all the important things.

This Stylish Gift Will Brighten Any Rainy Day

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 11.29.2012 | HuffPost Home

This is a stylish AND useful present.

Turn Extra Yarn Into A Pretty Gift

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 11.29.2012 | HuffPost Home

All it takes is some extra yarn.

Give A Gift That’s Truly One Of A Kind

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 11.27.2012 | HuffPost Home

A great gift for the writer on your list.

A Gift That's Easy To Personalize

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 11.26.2012 | HuffPost Home

Pretty and practical

PHOTOS: 9 Last-Second DIY Gift Ideas

The Huffington Post | Kaitlyn Davis | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

No matter how well-prepared we think we are, it's inevitable that we wake up two days before the holiday with barely any gifts wrapped and ready to go...

A Gift Wrap Idea That's Twice As Cute

The Huffington Post | Kaitlyn Davis | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Photo by Casey of My Life As A Sugar Lander Give your favorite crafty friend two gifts in one with this great homemade gift idea! Instead of usin...

Last-Minute Edible Gift Ideas

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

From our friends at, whose weekly recipe contests we've been featuring on HuffPost Food, comes this clever collection of recipes that can b...