This Christmas season, give your friends and family something that you made with your own two hands. Gift baskets are a great way to show people how much you care—and with a few simple supplies, you can craft beautiful gift baskets that will bring joy to the faces of those who receive them. From savory snacks to sweet treats, we’ve got something for everyone on your list! So grab some wrapping paper and get started on these fun DIY gifts today. And if you like these Christmas gift basket ideas, you might want to check our creative Christmas craft gift ideas and Christmas dessert-in-a-jar gift recipes for more gift options.
Let’s jump into how you can make the perfect DIY gift basket this holiday season:
CHRISTMAS MORNING COFFEE GIFT BASKET
Source: A Night Owl
This holiday season, give the wonderful gift of coffee with this delightful Christmas Morning Coffee Gift Basket! It comes complete with everything they’ll need to make a fantastic cup of joe, like fresh beans, flavored syrups, and festive mugs. Plus, you can add some personal touches by including homemade holiday snacks like gingerbread cookies or candy canes. Your loved ones will be getting into the Christmas spirit in no time at all!
CHRISTMAS BREAKFAST HOSTESS GIFT
Source: Craftberry Bush
This basket comes with a brown paper bag, a red hemp cord, and a tag to put in some pre-made pancake mix. You can add an instruction or recipe card if you want.
DIY GARDENING GIFT BASKET
Source: Shrimp Salad Circus
This gift basket is not only cute but also 100% functional. Your recipient can use everything in it to grow their own little garden. And they’ll think of you every time they snip off an herb or a pretty bloom!
DIY MOVIE NIGHT GIFT BASKET
Source: Cooking Crafts & Fun
If you’re on a budget but still want to give an impressive gift, this is perfect! This movie night gift basket looks great and won’t break the bank. In fact, almost everything in the basket can be purchased at your local dollar store. The giant popcorn tub (used as the basket), small popcorn holders, crinkle paper and candy all came from a nearby dollar store–and that was only $8 total!
HIS + HERS COFFEE GIFT BASKET
Source: A Beautiful Mess
So, as the holidays rapidly approach, I want to give a shout-out to gift baskets. They are basically like presents for people who like getting presents. And what could be better than that? This year, you can get your coffee-loving parents or any couple a coffee gift basket and it will surely be a hit!
TEA GIFT BASKET FOR THE TEA LOVER
Source: Live Laugh Rowe
For the tea lover in your life, why not put together a special Christmas DIY tea gift basket? Gather up some of their favorite teas and throw in a few mugs and other accessories that would make for a cozy afternoon. Add on some tasty treats such as chocolates or cookie mix to complete the perfect Christmas DIY gift basket. It’s sure to be a tea-rrific Christmas surprise!
DIY BEAUTY SPA KIT GIFT BASKET
Source: Francine’s Place
After all the holiday parties, everyone deserves some relaxation time. This beauty spa kit is so beautiful that you’ll want to make one for yourself as well!
DIY HEALTH & WELLNESS GIFT BASKET
Source: A Hundred Affections
Trying to find a present for someone who is going through tough times or has started living healthier? Look no further than this health and wellness gift basket! They are the perfect way to support your friends, family, or employees – anyone! With so many options available for physical health, overall wellness, and pampering, you’re bound to find the ideal gift. Plus, it’s an excellent choice for a special and thoughtful DIY gift idea!
FARMHOUSE-STYLE GIFT BASKET
Source: Little Glass Jar
Looking for a unique and personal gift idea for Christmas? Why not try creating your own farmhouse-style gift baskets? You can fill them with a variety of goodies to suit all taste buds, and they make great presents for family and friends.
Related Post: Best Farmhouse Christmas Decorations
DIY CHRISTMAS POPCORN GIFT BASKET
Source: A Helicopter Mom
Find a holiday cookie basket and fill it with pretty cookies and treats. Get some freshly popped caramel corn from the popcorn popping station, choose a set of mug gifts, and decorate the baskets with beautiful holiday ribbon.
HOT COCOA GIFT BASKET
Source: All Things Target
Fill your friend’s holiday season with joy by gifting them this fun and festive hot cocoa gift basket! It comes complete with homemade hot cocoa mix, cocoa toppings, and a mug–all of which can be found at Target. Pick up the basket and jar in the Target Dollar Spot to make this Christmas present extra affordable.
SNOW DAY SURVIVAL KIT
Source: The DIY Mommy
The continuous snow days recently have made me think it would be a cute idea to make “snow day survival kits” as one-of-a-kind, handmade Christmas gifts for teachers, neighbors, and friends. You could put some useful things in a pretty tin that a family might need on a day home – like sugar cookies in a jar, a cookie cutter, hot chocolate mix in mason jars, and some chocolate spoons to stir the hot cocoa.
BOOK LOVERS GIFT BASKET
Source: Pretty Providence
If you’re looking for a great gift idea for the book lover in your life, look no further than this book lovers gift basket! This basket is sure to please with its cute “I’m reading” socks and favorite author quote T-Shirt.
DIY PINECONE FIRE STARTER GIFT BASKET
Source: Something Turquoise
As winter sets in, this tutorial will show you how to make pinecone fire starters that are perfect as wedding favors! These would be great for any kind of winter wedding. There’s nothing like a cozy night spent by the fireplace, and these would make that night even more special. The only problem is they smell and look so good, no one will want to actually use them!
Related Post: Best Christmas DIY Candles
BUCKET OF FUN GIFT BASKET
Source: Crazy Little Projects
This idea may take a little more time to put together, but it will be worth it when you see the smile on your recipient’s face. Get a small bucket from the Dollar Spot at Target and decorate it with a cute tag. Fill it with anything that would be fun, like dice with instructions on how to play Farkle, chocolates, and a pen and notebook.
CHRISTMAS DECOR SUPPLIES GIFT BASKET
Source: A Girl And A Glue Gun
These chalkboard tags are perfect if you’re looking to give your gifts earlier in December! I adore the patterned scissors- they’re so great that I might consider buying more. The set also comes with hooks for ornaments, extra lights, and tape. Just add a fun tag and your gift is good to go!
DIY GIFT BASKET FOR A MAN
Source: Hello Life
If the men in your life are always looking sharp, this would be an excellent gift basket for him! For the no-fuss individual, place all items inside the basket and you’re done! You can use a gold wicker basket to hold various ‘manly’ items such as a head scratcher, a back scratcher, a wood grain phone case, a black pillar candle, a manicure set, a small pocket knife set, stainless steel shot glasses, cork screw, money clip, note cards, and note paper.
GAMER GIFT BASKET
Source: The Dating Divas
If your boyfriend or husband loves playing video games, then we’ve got the perfect gift idea for you – a gamer gift basket! This is a great way to show your appreciation for his hobbies, and it doesn’t have to cost a lot of money. With our help, you can put together an adorable gamer gift basket that he will love!
SPORTS-THEMED GIFT BASKET
Source: Hoosier Homemade
I have come to realize that it can be quite challenging finding the right gift for men, especially when they don’t give you any ideas. So, I started thinking about what they love–whether it’s gardening, movies, or sports. This Sports-Themed Gift Bucket is the perfect baseball fan in your life!
DIY RELAXING SPA GIFT BASKET
Source: Mom Endeavors
This holiday season, give the gift of relaxation with this spa-themed basket. Fill a small basket with items like lotion, body wash, a loofah sponge, a scented candle, and some homemade bath salts. These simple but luxurious items will help your loved one unwind and de-stress.
Related Post: Best DIY Christmas Bath Salts
SLOW COOKER GIFT BASKET
Source: Hip 2 Save
A slow cooker can make a great, unique gift for weddings, birthdays, Christmas or graduations. This tutorial will show you how to put together an easy slow cooker basket gift that the recipient is sure to love!
LET IT SNOW GIFT BASKET
Themed gift baskets are always a hit, but you don’t have to break the bank buying one. If you’re feeling crafty, try making your own! A “Let It Snow” theme is easy and fun for all ages. You can use an old cardboard box or storage container and dress it up with some wrapping paper. The options are endless!
DIY CHEESE GIFT BASKET
Source: Hip Foodie Mom
Looking for the perfect cheesy Christmas gift? Look no further! With this DIY cheese gift basket, you can give your family and friends a festive surprise they won’t soon forget. Start by grabbing some assorted cheeses from your favorite grocer – pick different shapes and textures to make it extra special! Add some crackers and jams, plus a few seasonal decorations to tie it all together. Your friends will get a cheesy smile on their faces when they open this delicious DIY Christmas gift! So don’t forget the cheese – it’s the perfect holiday treat!
ICE CREAM PARTY IN A JAR
Source: One Good Thing
Perfect for almost any occasion, an ice cream party in a jar makes a great gift! Simply fill it up with everything somebody would need for the perfect sundae night. This includes cones, toppings like hot fudge or caramel sauce, and sprinkles. Add a tag that reads “Just Add Ice Cream!”
CHRISTMAS PANCAKE GIFT BASKET
Source: Skip To My Lou
These fun tags can turn an ordinary gift into something special. Some of these short Christmas sayings have a humorous message! “Have a Christmasto FLIP over!”
DIY WINE GIFT BASKET
Source: Flour On My Face
A homemade wine gift basket is a fantastic Christmas present for the wine lover in your family. Most people have at least one person who loves wine, so what better way to wow them this holiday season than with a festive wine gift basket.
WARM & COZY CHOCOLATE GIFT BASKET
Source: Pretty Handy Girl
Got someone who loves hot cocoa and sweet treats? Put together a warm and cozy chocolate gift basket! Fill it with all their favorite chocolate-themed goodies, like chocolates, cookies, hot cocoa mix, marshmallows, and mugs. Add in some festive decorations to make the basket even more special. With this gift basket, they’ll have everything they need to make a cup of hot cocoa and enjoy some sweet treats. It’s the perfect way to let them indulge in their favorite things this Christmas.
DIY SANGRIA KIT
Here’s an easy DIY gift idea for friends who love Sangria! Plus, the drink dispenser can be used over and over again – perfect for a housewarming present, Christmas gift, or simply because the person to receive this is just awesome!
HOLIDAY COOKIE GIFT BASKET
Source: The Tom Kat Studio
This Cookie Baking Basket is the perfect gift idea for any cookie lover on your list! Start with a large mixing bowl and fill it with cookie-baking essentials like: a cookie sheet, cooling rack, spatula, cookie scoop, and of course adorable holiday cookie cutters + sprinkles!
Related Post: Best Christmas Dessert Recipes
DIY MANLY GIFT BASKET
Source: Tried and Twisted
Looking for a gift idea that’s sure to delight the man in your life? Look no further than this DIY Manly Gift Basket! It’s packed full of great ideas that any guy is sure to appreciate. Not only will it make him feel special, but he’ll also have something to remember you by.
SLIPPERS GIFT FOR MEN
Source: Pretty Providence
Not only are slippers a fantastic present, but they’re even more special when filled with goodies and gift cards! They make the perfect gift for any man in your life on Father’s Day, Christmas, or any other occasion.
In conclusion, there is nothing quite like giving someone a homemade gift during the holiday season – especially when it’s handcrafted with love from yours truly. So take some time out of your busy schedule this holiday season and get creative – after all, it’s what these times call for now more than ever before! We hope these ideas help will help on where to begin when creating DIY Christmas gift baskets for all of those special people in your life this year. Happy crafting everyone! 🎁
Related CHRISTMAS PRINTABLES:
- Free Christmas Planning Printables
- Free Christmas Gift Tag Printables
- Free Christmas Printable Wish List
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