17 Maker-Made Gifts That Are Sure to Spread Some Holiday Cheer
The holidays are a time to spread cheer and do good unto others. And this year, it feels as though we all need a little extra of both. Which is why we’ve teamed up with Handmade at Amazon to curate this gift guide filled with amazing products that share messages of love, laughter and support. These unique, handmade items are crafted by artisans and are guaranteed to make spirits bright. So read on and enjoy!
Sparking Holiday Cheer
Milk & Honey Luxuries: This seasonal message is hand stamped into a beautiful vintage spoon. The silver plated piece is just the thing for the coffee or tea lover in your life.
Digibuddha: Made by hand in a small shop outside of Philadelphia, this print is the perfect thing to bring some joy into a BFF’s house this holiday season.
Ruff House Art: Ho, ho, ho! The holidays are most definitely here, which means Christmas parties abound. These adorable letterpress coasters make great stocking stuffers for your resident hostess with the mostest.
Lyrical Artworks: Help fight the winter blues by bringing a little sunshine into a loved one’s life. This art print is sure to brighten anyone’s day, especially for friends or family experiencing a very white and stormy winter.
Sending Positive Vibes
InspireLifeToday: Give someone the gift of happiness with this “Be Happy” doormat. It’s the perfect way to send good vibes to the world all year round.
Pure Palette Scents: This soy candle made by Pure Palette Scents is ideal for a newly cohabiting couple. The woodsy aroma of cedar and pine is reminiscent of a cozy cabin in the snow.
Cardtorial: For the dreamers, give them the gift of a blank page. Let them fill this handcrafted journal with their many adventures and ideas.
Casa & Co. Design: We may not always remember to tell someone we love that they’re special, so give them a constant reminder of how you feel with this vintage, hand-painted plate.
Giving Love and Support
Graceful Greeting Co.: Wine or a bottle of bubbly is the ultimate host gift. Take it to the next level with this sweet wine bag and let your host know how you really feel.
Genuine Design Co.: Your bestie will know that you have her back with this canvas tote. Give it as a stand-alone gift or fill it with a bunch of other goodies.
Parris Chic Boutique: ‘Tis the season for getting real cozy and cuddly! This handmade pillow cover is totally legit for the snuggle bunny on your gift list.
Spreading Joy and Laughter
RusticHomeByDesign: These punny towels will bring a smile to the Top 40 music lover in your life and will add next-level cuteness to any kitchen.
EtchPressYourself: There are no judgements here! This hilariously etched glass is AMAZING for your wine-o roommate or friend.
Shop Sandra Smith: OMG! Send a super secret message to a loved one with this custom bag. What a fun way to reveal how you really feel.
Crafting Custom Messages
Bloxstyle: Know a pair of newlyweds? This super cute personalized cutting board is a great way to commemorate their union.
Greta’s Handmade Gifts: With these hand-painted ornaments, let a long-distance friend know that even though they’re far away, they’re still close to your heart.
The SIlver Wren: Everyone could use a little extra bling! Share a message of gratitude or one of your choosing with this beautiful hand-stamped custom necklace.