Handmade Gifts is a how-to collection of handmade gift ideas that will help you create thoughtful, unique presents at home. Handmade Gifts covers all the popular crafts such as sewing, knitting, paper-crafts, candle-making, and crochet, in addition to kitchen projects like making jam and baking. You're sure to find something that inspires you to get crafting!
Handmade Gifts contains over 70 craft projects with step-by-step instructions and photographs along with variations to ensure your item is unique and personal. From homemade cards and teacup candles to crochet blankets and chocolate egg truffles, it's full of ideas for every occasion, including birthdays, seasonal gatherings, housewarmings, and baby showers. Suggestions for green and up-cycled gifts as well as clever tips on how to wrap and present your handmade crafts are included. Plus, 20 technique lessons are featured throughout, including how to melt soap, cast on and off, and how to make simple embroidery stitches.
Handmade Gifts is the perfect craft book for anyone who wants to make beautiful, affordable, and unique gifts for friends and family.