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DIY Inexpensive Gifts For Him & Her

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diy-inexpensive-giftsHere are some fun and easy homemade gifts for anyone in your life! 

When we were younger, our moms would always say to us, “Make something homemade, it’s more from the heart.” She was right! And, you can make a DIY gift that is inexpensive for you, but looks like a million bucks. Maybe funds are tight this year or you are running out of ideas. Whether for your dad and brother or your best girlfriends, these DIY inexpensive gifts will be a fun project that they will forever appreciate!

Frugal DIY Gifts For Him

153526053Manly Masculine Massage Oil 

For your lover, make some homemade manly massage oil. 

Mix 10 teaspoons of olive or almond oil together with 7 drops of your mans favorite essential oil. Try sandalwood or lavender. You could even mix in some herbs to give it a real masculine scent. Pour into a glass jar or bottle and give it a sexy label! He won’t be able to wait to use it! 

Monster Movie Marathon 

Guys love some action-packed monster movies. This is a great DIY inexpensive gift for a brother or friend. Head to your nearest thrift shop and check out their monster movie collection. You can buy blockbusters and some entertaining B-list movies for less than a buck! 

Make up a little basket with some monster movies and some popcorn and they will have a monster movie marathon this holiday season! 

Low-Cost DIY Gifts For Her 

Much Needed Pamper Set 

Create a basket of everything for a much needed pamper night for your best girlfriend or sister. A great start is a stop at the dollar store. Buy some cheap nail polish and nail files, a few small travel sized lotions and a bar of chocolate. It wouldn’t be a pamper night without it! 

Make your own sugar scrub and cuticle cream to add to the basket. For the sugar scrub, mix together granulated sugar, brown sugar, vanilla extract, and olive oil. Pour into a jar and make a cut little label and bow. 


For the cuticle cream, buy some coca butter from the dollar store. Add olive oil or almond oil and squeeze in two fresh lemons. Mix together and pour into a jar. 

Scrapbooking Memories  

This is the ultimate way to a DIY inexpensive gift perfect for your mom! Make a scrapbook of your life together. Nobody would appreciate a gift like this more than your own mommy! Include pictures when you were younger and major life events such as graduating college or the birth of your children. Go online to find some cute scrapbooking ideas. 

These DIY gifts are simple and of course, inexpensive! Save money and make memories this holiday by creating your own gifts. 

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