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DIY Gifts - Good Tutorials
Good Tutorials = Even Better DIY Gifts
Good tutorials for diy gifts make do it yourself gifts even better! :) The variety of gift tutorials shown on this page were selected to inspire you and for your enjoyment. Have fun!
By the way, the tutorial to make this colorful spoon keepsake folk art (or a similar diy gift) can be found here at my blog, Sallygoodin. I think it's a pretty good tutorial too. :)
Gift For Your Love
A Good Tutorial
You'll find a very good tutorial for these charming love note pillows created by Alisa Burke here. "I love you" diy gifts are perfect for Valentine's Day or any day to show someone you care.
DIY Mesh Beach Bag
DIY Gift an Awesome Beach Bag
This is a REALLY GOOD Tutorial!
If I must say so myself......this mesh beach bag was designed and sewn by me. I've made a tutorial with step by step photos to help you along. I think this would make an excellent DIY gift for anyone who lives near a beach or who plans to visit one soon. (As a bonus, this lightweight material packs up like a breeze and sifts the sand nicely!
Click here for the tutorial.
DIY Gift Kits - include good tutorials! :)
Perfect diy gift for learning the art of tie dye.
Handwritten Recipe Tea Towels - One of a Kind DIY Gift
Visit this Glass Etching Tutorial
to make a DIY gift perfect for a housewarming.
Ashley of Make It and Love It shows how easy it is to make personalized DIY gifts using clear glass and etching cream. (No more losing casserole dishes at the next potluck, right?) See the tutorial here.
(Photo credit Ashley at Make It and Love It)
Glass Etching Cream and Stencils
This is the etching cream you'll need to use in a convenient 22 ounce size.
A Good Tutorial for String Wall Art
DIY Gifts for Someone Special
The blog, Green Wedding Shoes, shares this fun string art tutorial. Using her very thorough (and clever) tutorial, you could basically string art any shape or word. Something like this would be an incredible DIY gift, don't you think?
(Photo credit Green Wedding Shoes)
Handmade Chalk Tutorial - DIY Gifts for Kids
What kid wouldn't love these big chunky pieces of handmade sidewalk chalk? (I wish this good tutorial had been available when I had little ones at home.) See how Michelle Vackar at Oh My! Handmade Goodness shares the tutorial to create these fun diy gifts here to bring out the budding artist in your kid.
(Photo credit Michelle Vackar)
Don't forget Plaster of Paris and tempera paint to make your sidewalk chalk.