Homemade gifts from the heart are the perfect way for kids to learn the true meaning of the holidays: showing people we love how much we care about them. When kids learn to make their own gifts, they not only cultivate important fine-motor skills, they also learn that it’s the thought that counts! Check out this collection of our top 10 homemade gift ideas for kids to make this holiday season.
Try this twist on the classic handprint in clay to capture a memory of your little ones!
Coffee Bean-Decorated Candles
Coffee beans add a surprisingly sophisticated touch to classic gifts like this candle.
‘Thin Mint’ Christmas Cookies
Who says Girl Scout cookies are just for February? These cookies are just as tasty as they are festive!
Hot Cocoa Spoons
These chocolate dipping spoons are just what’s needed with a hot beverage–they look yummy, and add a sweet burst to coffee or hot chocolate.
The Gift of Tea
This homemade tea in a sachet makes the perfect complement to a sweet note and specially-selected (or maybe even homemade!) mug.
This sweet treat is just as tasty as it is fun to make! Put in a pretty tin, they make the perfect complement to homemade Christmas cookies.
Decorated Ceramic Plates
These plates will delight recipients long after they’re unwrapped–they serve as a special reminder of how much a little someone cares about them every time they enjoy a meal!
These no-slip socks are the perfect gift for wintertime, because they’re warm and cozy, but also quite festive!
Coaster Gift Set
These coasters make such a cute set to decorate with holiday or Christmas-themed washi tape, and are the perfect gift for coffee, tea, and hot cocoa-lovers.
Homemade Hand Scrub
This homemade hand scrub smells delicious and is easy to make: the perfect thoughtful gift for moms, aunts, and grandmothers.