Christmas Gift Idea- Homemade Peppermint Soap

Have you thought about the gifts you want to give to your friends and colleagues. Make this year extra special by making them a present that you made yourself. There are a lot of ideas that you can start with but of course we want to be festive and we want a gift that they can actually use. Something red and white and Christmas-y. Like a homemade peppermint soap.

Christmas Gift Idea- Homemade Peppermint Soap

Learn more at A Pumpkin and A Princess.

We are so trying this. This would really make a lovely Christmas gift. We love how it looks like a peppermint candy. Have you tried making your own soap? You can get this soap making kit and learn more with this book.

Natural Soap Making Kit

DIY Christmas Card Wall Display

December means making craft projects that are Christmas related. And we just love to make wreath, ornaments, bake cookies, and of course, putting up the Christmas tree. If you feel like making another tree to put up some of your more personalized display, like card and photos perhaps, you can use your wall for that. This may be the perfect alternative if you don’t want an actual Christmas tree in your living room.

DIY Christmas Card Wall Display

Read more at Design Improvised.

Sometimes, a simple project is a breath of fresh air. It would definitely make me smile when I look at the wall looking like that. With just some twine, family photos, and a little bit of ornament, you’ll feel the Christmas spirit thru its simplicity.

Twine

Easy-to-Make Modern Wire and Ornament Wreath

Decorate your door, window, or walls with a gorgeous Christmas wreath. They are sure to bring a lovely cheer to your home. Before, these wreaths are often made with acorns, dried leaves, or fir. But more and more designs have been made that uses any materials in their home. One of our favorites is this simple and so easy to do wire and ornament wreath.

Easy-to-Make Modern Wire and Ornament Wreath

Learn how at Handmaker of Things.

This might be the idea that you’re looking for to start decorating. You can use your old Christmas ornaments and Christmas light and you can definitely spruce up your home.

12 inch Wire Wreath

Cozy Knitted Scarf/Cowl

One of the perfect crafts that you can do this winter is a scarf or a cowl. Now that it’s getting chilly, we want to protect and keep our body warm. And of course, we want something cozy and trendy accessory for the winter. When you found that perfect yarn, you just want to sit down and start knitting.

Cozy Knitted Scarf/Cowl

Get the full pattern at Lady by the Bay.

We love the ribbed pattern of this design. You can learn more about knitting with the help of this knitting guide book or enroll in a knitting class. Get your knitting needles ready and let’s start.

How to Knit: Beginners guide to Knitting