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30 Days of Gift Ideas: A Vintage Camper Birdhouse

by Jackie Buddie

Nov 19, 2018

Modeled after a vintage camper, this DIY birdhouse is the perfect present to keep outdoor enthusiasts busy this season.

Two camper-style birdhouses hanging from a tree.
Photo by: One Man, One Garage

Looking for a one-of-a-kind holiday gift that’s guaranteed to delight? In our 30 Days of Gift Ideas series, we’re sharing one high-quality handmade gift each day for 30 days. Check out the full collection, as it builds, on our 30 Days of Gift Ideas page, and get ready to be inspired. This week’s theme: Creativity-sparking gifts With over 40 wooden parts to piece together and paint—including a spare tire, two flamingos, and a classic Weber-style grill—this retro-inspired DIY birdhouse from One Man, One Garage is a clever way to keep restless hands occupied during quiet, snowy days.
Modeled after a 1970s "canned ham" camper, this highly customizable kit is sure to delight any serial putterer with a whimsical, nostalgic side, whether they show off their finished miniature on a display shelf or hang it in a tree to welcome some new feathered friends. Camper birdhouse DIY kit from One Man, One Garage, $25

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Jackie Buddie

Jackie Buddie is a writer and wilderness explorer working full-time as a content producer at Etsy HQ in Brooklyn.