10 No-Fuss DIY Christmas Gifts

Here are 10 no muss, no fuss gift ideas for this Christmas season. Just because they are no-fuss doesn’t mean they aren’t still made with love. They are beautiful, thoughtful gifts that you can make without buying lots of items and the project time won’t take up to much of your time this busy season. To see how to make each of these gifts click on the picture.

1. Frozen Homemade Cookie Dough

frozen cookie doughThis is such a charming and not to expensive gift to hand out to friends and neighbors this season. You can find plain ice cream containers in pint size and quart size for a very reasonable price.


2Brownie Mix in a Jar

brownie mix in a jarThis may not be a new idea but it is a great one and the packaging in this picture has to be my favorite I have seen. Simple, rustic and perfect as a Christmas gift for a neighbor or friend.

3. Hot Cocoa Mix in a Jar

hot cocoa mix in a jarThis is a beautiful presentation of hot cocoa mix in a jar. To simplify…you could skip adding the candy cane on top and maybe not even add the Kahlua.

4. DIY Chalkboard Mug

diy chalkboard mug

This image is all over the internet and I had to search hi and low until I found out who was behind this great picture and this great idea. Well it looks like we have Wit & Whistle to thank for this idea. Only 3 items are needed for this gift: a cute coffee mug {which you could find at a thrift store}, some porcelain chalkboard paint and some chalk. You can add some tea or hot cocoa packets before presenting your Christmas gift. For full directions head over to the beautiful Wit & Whistle blog.

5. Beautifully Wrapped Potted Plants

plants as gifts


6.  Glittered Clothes Pinsglitter clothespins


7. Mint and Honey Lip Scrub

lip scrub


8. Pretty Candy Packages

paper packagesFind some delicious Christmas Candies to add to a “sweet” little treat bag.


9. Hot Chocolate on a Stick

hot chocolate on a stick


10. Candy Cane Sugar Scrub

candy cane sugar scrubIt’s amazingly easy to make a sugar scrub and it is such a rich and luxurious gift. You need only 3 ingredients: Sugar, Oil {like coconut or almond oil} and an essential oil that smells yummy. See how you can make it at the idea room.