Christmas is nearing and it’s time once again for fun and frolic, gifts and food. Although fun and food don’t need you to be extra creative, gifting does. After all, it’s not every day that you present gifts to your near and dear ones. Although there is no dearth of traditional readymade gifting options, it’s always better to think out-of-the-box as far as Christmas gifting is concerned, especially when it comes to gifting your boyfriend. So, what is the best way out? The best way out is to go DIY! If, however, creativity is not your cup of tea, you can take inspiration from the DIY Handmade Christmas Gift Ideas below perfect for gifting your boyfriend this Christmas. And if your boyfriend appreciates every effort you put in to make him feel special, then he will definitely love your gift, no matter how basic a DIY project it is.
DIY Handmade Christmas Gift Ideas
Thoughtful ‘open when’ letters
How amazing would be it when your boyfriend will have a specific letter to read at some specific time of the Christmas day. The letters will carry special messages appropriate for different times of the day. Starting from the moment they wake up until the time they are in their bed to call it day, they will have your adorable letters with them adding to the joy of your boyfriend’s Christmas celebrations.
Let your pictures testify your love
This is one of those amazing DIY Handmade Christmas Gift Ideas that every travel hungry boyfriend will love. If your boyfriend is a globetrotter and if you too accompany him, then you can gift him a photo diary this Christmas. This diary with photographs of your boyfriend’s trips will definitely make his Christmas awesome.
Say it with a keychain
Guys love riding bikes and cars, and if your boyfriend owns either or both of the two, then gifting them a DIY keychain with a merry Christmas message would be the best bet. DIY Handmade Christmas Gift Ideas like this one are out-and-out practical.
That adorable iPad cover
Although there are many DIY Handmade Christmas Gift Ideas, there is something unique about this one. If your boyfriend has an iPad that he may be seen glued to all the time, you can create a cover for it. Thin foam sheets sandwiched between soft fabrics should do the trick.
Laptop risers are going to be a cool gift
How are you going to spend your post-dinner time this Christmas? Watching movies on your laptop? Well if so, create a laptop riser using some sturdy material, gift it to your boyfriend, and watch his face break into a big grin!
Send care for his glasses
If you don’t want to take DIY Handmade Christmas Gift Ideas straight to your workshop, then you can try out gift idea. Create a simple spectacles case for your boyfriend out of a piece of leather from some old leather jacket. You can create it seated in your bed. It’s that easy.
That enviably stylish stenciled coffee mug
If your boyfriend is a diehard coffee fan, gift him a coffee mug. But don’t forget to write a beautiful Christmas message on it using a stencil.
That hardware thing!
Yes, men love hardware! And your boyfriend’s wrenches and screwdrivers are more precious to him then gems. So, create a tool holder for him with sturdy fabrics like denim. A perfect gift item for Christmas!
For the tea addict in him
If your boyfriend is a tea lover and has friends coming over to his place for tea, then the best Christmas gift you can give him is a set of DIY tea coasters. Now, these coasters may be given a touch of personalization by painting them or writing messages on them.
Top-of-the-line collar stays
Is your boyfriend inclined to wearing formals? If yes, then gift him beautiful collar stays that you can make using old gift cards. Trust this- they don’t look flimsy.
Make him go ‘aww’
Does your boyfriend love reading special messages? If yes, then gift him a 365 note jar. It’s ajar that contains 365 messages for all the 365 days of the year. So, the first message he reads is on the Christmas day and then he keeps on reading the others, one by one, till the next Christmas.
Cute- to the letter!
If your boyfriend is an outright bookworm, then it’s nothing other than a bookmark that he will be excited about. Create a set of ten or twelve, so that he has some in stock when one gets lost. You can get as creative as possible with bookmarks. And they are absolutely easy to create.
Aren’t these some of the most adorable DIY Handmade Christmas Gift Ideas for your boyfriend? Well, why not! So, what makes you wait? Roll up your sleeves and get crafting!