10 homemade gifts, 2014 edition

Our most popular post last year was, surprisingly, one we put together to highlight 10 unique homemade gifts you can make for Christmas. Here’s a brand new list for Christmas this year.
Why not give one of these 10 unique homemade gifts a shot? It’ll save you a trip or two to the mall, and it may even help out your pocketbook.
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1. Monogrammed hand soap containers
All you need for this gift is an empty soap dispenser, a sheet of overhead transparency, and something to remove labels.
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2. Stamped washer necklaces
If you can get your hands on a steel stamping set, this will be a great gift for the jewellery lover in your life.
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3. Mason jar candle
Last year, we featured tea cup candles, and this is a different spin on that. They’re just as easy to make.
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4. Recycled slippers
These slippers are actually made from old sweaters. Ingenious!
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5. Paperback wallet
This gift is highly customizable, so you can tailor it for that special someone. Plus it’s vegan-friendly. 🙂
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6. Infused alcohol
If you love alcohol and you have a favourite holiday flavour, why not combine them together? This works for flavoured oils, too.
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7. Movie night gift basket
Do you have a friend who is a film aficionado? This would be an awesome gift this Christmas (or anytime of the year).
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8. Scrabble coaster
A versatile gift, this unique present would be great for a coffee or tea lover, a wordsmith, or even someone who loves games.
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9. Spa in a jar
Why go out to a spa when you can stay at home to pamper yourself. Or you can secretly stash this jar into some luggage and find a quiet getaway to use the treats uninterrupted.
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10. Pumpkin spice soap
Not only does this soap smell like the holidays, but it takes only 10 minutes to make.
What are your favourite homemade gifts? Tell us in the comments.