So as many of you know, it might seem a little too early for Christmas… But the one thing that is the fact is that we always worry about not having enough money…I know this is another year I shall be spending being broke as anything… Just like most years. It’s not all about spending that cash; when did it become so materialistic?!
Something as sweet as a poem or note goes to the heart and knowing it’s been worked with heartfelt words and by someone who cares other than splashing out hundreds as many. I took some time to make the most astonishing and creative unique (You know me!) Kind and different fun ideas.
Thirteen of the BEST DIY things to sure put a smile on faces! (You can thank me later) You don’t need loads of expensive gifts; yes, some may complain it’s too early to talk about this now… one way you know it’s almost time to start preparing is when the Coca-Cola truck makes an appearance on the television, and the advent calendars are out! Yap, it’s almost Christmas! I have gathered some of the most excellent ideas for those scratching for pennies and ideas!
Simple, cheap, and creative and will be sure to make someone cry with happiness or laugh with entertainment! Isn’t it! Spending it and giving people things you know so well!
1. BE RECYCLED AND BEAUTIFUL!
One of my favorites! So creative and straightforward. Get an old used bottle. Simply decorate it with bits of magazine cuttings and stick it on, make it personal or merely keep it plain and add a few nice accessories!
2. FRIENDS ARE FOREVER!
You must recognize this! Costing only a pound here and there personal and friendship sharing!
4. HO HO HO AND A BOTTLE OF…bailey…?
You can’t go wrong with a little bit of booze, the Irish style!
5. WHIP IT UP!
Who’s cooking Christmas dinner!?! They might be the top chef!
6. COOKIES PLEASE TOO!?
Or for those younger ones, why not try this? Little pots of personal hot chocolates!
7.BRING HAPPINESS TO THE SAD!
Christmas is a family time of year! But unfortunately, not everyone may be with us! Got a fellow member unable to make it home? Why do you need to give them a wee little cheer-up personal package?
8. FRIENDSHIP IS IMPORTANT!
You know your friends so well, why not make a personal box or kit for them! Add fun bits and bobs that make you think of them and how you survive with them! (P.S. Friends reading this…this ISNT what you are getting…….ahem….)
9. Let’s get organised!
So simple, clip, button, and glue 🙂
10.WARM LOVING COUPLES.
We all know a few love birds or couples. How about a personalized mug! Simple grab a mug and sharpie pen and do what you want with it!
11. THE LOVING PRANK!
Sometimes you need an excellent prank..but a pretty one! Why not try this! Works well on someone who gets a car for Christmas! Simply use oil paint.
12. SIZE DOESNT MATTER!
This is one of my favorites; simply pop to Primark, grab some cheap white shoes, and decorate them!
13. YOU ARE NEVER TOO OLD!
This is my favorite! Why not do letters for your little ones or even close friends! Who is their favorite Disney character? Sure they would love to hear from them! Pop an inspirational message and even a little treat if you like! Sure to put a smile on their faces!
There you have it! 13 simple ideas to get your brain creatively working and ideas rolling! Simple, cheap, and heartwarming 🙂 You can’t go wrong! Be sure to check out the next and upcoming blogs on Christmas food! Yummmmm! Enjoy! Be sure to like and share my page on Facebook!