Make handmade Christmas gifts for everyone on your list this year! About.com Guides have collected a wide range of ideas and craft projects to inspire you, ranging from crocheted treasures to holiday cards. We offer free crochet patterns, free knitting patterns, free cross stitch patterns, and a whole bunch of other free patterns and project instructions for you.
- Pictured above: A Christmas Candy Cane Dispenser you can make using dollar store craft supplies.
- Christmas Patterns - Find free crochet patterns for making a variety of different holiday gifts and decorations
- Crocheted Gift Sets - If you'd rather give a handmade gift that can be used year-around, these gift sets might be just what you're looking for.
- 101 Handmade Gift Ideas - an extensive list of DIY gift projects
- Quick Knits for the Holidays - lots of knitting ideas for things that are quick to make
- Cross Stitch Holiday Ideas - find cross stitch ideas for great gifts to make using your stitching skills
- Christmas Needlepoint - stitch gifts for others and made attractive decorations and ornaments
- Gift Projects to Sew - a massive collection of handmade gift ideas for everyone on your gift list including quick-to-make projects as well as wonderful heirloom gifts
- Beaded Gifts - find beaded gift ideas for those that are hard to bead for
- Handmade Jewelry Gifts- festive themed projects which are also great gift ideas
- Folded Fabric Star - this folded fabric star makes a great gift as well as being an attractive ornament
- Draw Christmas Manga - learn how to draw this a Christmas card with a difference
- Paint Christmas Cards - handmade Christmas and holidays cards also make lovely keepsakes, browse these ideas for inspiration
- Make a Photo Book - a photo book makes a thoughtful gift, also check out these Christmas photo tips
- Christmas Soap Projects - make soap gifts for family and friends this year
- Homemade Gift Ideas - browse the Family Crafts gift making section for a huge range of gifts to make for all your family and friends
- Pottery Gifts - lots of suggestions for projects that can be adapted to make great gifts for Christmas and the holidays
- Printable Gift Tags - use these attractive printable gift tags to add to your festive gifts
- Miniature Christmas Boxes - these tiny printable gift boxes are perfect for presenting a small gift, they also make great keepsakes
- Balloon Animals - these balloon animals make gifts with a difference, learn how to make a range of balloon animals from a lady-bug to an elephant
- Hand-Stamped Gift Ideas
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