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3 Last-Minute Stocking Stuffer DIYs

by Rachel Smith

Dec 21, 2016

Create stocking stuffer magic with these creative DIY ideas.

Photo by: Good Wishes Quilts

The stocker stuffer may be my favorite holiday gift to give: These tiny-yet-mighty presents inject novelty, whimsy or thoughtfulness into your festivities, without any of the pressures associated with pricier purchases. While the holidays will be here before you know it, you still have time to give a memorable, stocking-able gift. Here are three creative DIYs to get you started.
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DIY triangle leather pouch by Almost Makes Perfect

Glue, grab, and go

Difficulty level: Easy Because we all know someone who could use a little more organization in her life. These modern leather triangle pouches are not only adorable, they’re also incredibly practical: They'd be ideal for carrying change, small bills and a lip balm (or three).
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DIY Patterned Pots by Fall for DIY 

Sticker style

Difficulty level: Easy to medium These tiny patterned containers are easily personalized for your friends and family members. (I’ll take mine filled with gummy bears, please.)
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DIY non-toxic bath fizzes by Sugar & Charm

Stir, squeeze, soak

Difficulty level: Medium Give the gift of relaxation with a set of DIY bath bombs. You can whip up a batch for every member of your family in no time — and rest easy knowing that your gifts are nontoxic and free from harsh chemicals.

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Rachel Smith

Rachel Mae Smith loves do­able DIYS and strives to make life colorful and fun on her blog, The Crafted Life. Named by the Huffington Post as one of the top ten DIY Instagrammers to follow, her work has also been featured in Martha Stewart Living, Good Housekeeping, Better Homes and Gardens, Real Simple and more. When she's not brushing glitter out of her hair, you can find her exploring and Instagramming in her current home of Philadelphia, PA.