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Do you make hand-made gifts for the holidays?

Are you a crafter who makes a lot of home made gifts for family? What kind of craft(s) do you do?

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TeensMom07

Asked by TeensMom07 at 6:55 AM on Oct. 7, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • We make home made ornaments every year. For gifts we make homemade baked goods and candies (peanut butter cups and things like that).
    Octobersmom

    Answer by Octobersmom at 6:57 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • In my previous life, many years ago, we made all kinds of crafts. Lately, I have been tootoobusy. I really want to do something this year. But I have to get going.
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 6:59 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • Things I use to do: Baked goods, candles, perfume, stuffed animals, sewing projects, crochet and knitting, picture frames.
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 7:04 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I have made tons! I crochet, knit, craft, sew, I even made homemade knitting needles for friends that knit! I think homemade gifts are the best, they come from the heart.
    Katherine R.

    Answer by Katherine R. at 7:07 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • We make cookies for our friends every year.
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 7:10 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • Usually some craft such as crocheted doilies (my sisters love these and my sister who passed away earlier this year passed on the doilies to her daughter), broom dolls, baskets I put together, etc.
    MaryWolfe

    Answer by MaryWolfe at 7:14 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I do lots of baked goods, everything from cookies & fudge, to cakes & candies. I have made quilts for people (yes these took a long time), also gift baskets!
    mommy11260

    Answer by mommy11260 at 7:21 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I make gift jars: sand art brownies, french market bean soup and many others have several books and there are many recipes on the web.
    Librarylady60

    Answer by Librarylady60 at 7:45 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I knit something, make some sort of candy for everyone, then get them a little gift that i think they'd like.
    I have two gifts made so far, and three in process. I have a lot on the go at once so i don't have to get frustrated / bored with them.
    Piskie

    Answer by Piskie at 7:59 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I used to make tree skirts and all sorts of sewed items, wreaths, and baked goods. But I have gotten away from doing it once we pared down our gift list.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 8:14 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

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