Do you find looking for gifts for women an endless battle as you are stumped for ideas? You do not have to head for the gift shop to buy presents for her because handmade gifts for women are more personalized. With just a little creativity and craftsmanship, you can surely make a unique gift. Not only are they less expensive but very artistic as well. Whether you are giving it to your mother, sister, girlfriend or wife, they will surely appreciate your effort and the uniqueness of your gift.
Fabulous Handmade Gifts For Women
- Candy Rose Bud
It only takes 20 minutes for you to make a candy rose bud minus the drying time. What you will need for this handmade gift are 2 pieces of Hershey’s candies, wooden skewer, colored or clear cellophane, silk flower leaves, cellophane tape, floral tape and scissors.
With a small rolled piece of tape, wrap two candy Kisses together. Make sure that it is bottom to bottom. Place the top of the candies into the center of the 6 “cellophane which is cut into a square and wrap the cellophane around both candies. Secure the cellophane by twisting it. Using a wooden skewer, hold the wrapped kisses against its end and secure it again using a floral tape. The tape should be wound all the way down.
- Fleece Blanket
If you have two pieces of fleece, you can put them together to make a no-sew fleece blanket. It is easy to make and will only take a few minutes of your time. Aside from the pieces of fleece, you will also need a ruler, scissors and pencil. You need to cut pieces of fleece for the front and back of the blanket. The measurement will depend on the size of the blanket you wish to make. Once the front and back pieces of fleece are prepared, trim the fabric and make sure that the cut is even. You can use the ruler to ensure that they are of the same length. Cut each corner leaving a square shape. Then, cut fringe along each of the fleece’s edge and tie them together. You can also add some buttons or crystals to embellish your fleece blanket.
These handmade gifts for women are very simple to make but they are something that the recipient can definitely remember. So, if you are always having a hard time coming up with a unique gift for women, simply bring out the artist in you and give these gift ideas a try.