Handmade gifts are the way forward and with Father’s Day just around the corner, it’s time to get making! Here’s 7 homemade Father’s Day gift ideas just for you.
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1. Leather wallet
Everyone needs a wallet and The MerryThought’s simple leather wallet DIY makes for a fab gift. They’ve also got tutorials on making leather wine racks, hammer handles and key covers, so head over for a bunch of creative projects that you can start on this weekend.
2. Waxed canvas backpack
3. Bow tie
A good bow tie is a staple of every man’s wardrobe, and luckily we’ve got a free tutorial up on the blog just for you! Click here to find the DIY and sew yourself up a collection in colourful patterns to give this Father’s Day.
4. Sampler boxes
Our pals at Oh Happy Day are back with another great creative gift idea! Sampler boxes filled with treats around different themes are a fun and tasty way of giving the man in your life something new to try. Make cheese sampler boxes featuring different varieties and brands for savoury men or cookie sample boxes filled with all different flavours (make your own if you have time!) for those with a sweeter tooth.
5. Charging station
This is the gift for the man who’s always losing everything. Alicia from Thrifty & Chic shared this DIY phone and key holder on her blog and we can’t wait to try and recreate it. We all need one of these on our desks!
6. Wash bag
A wash bag full of beard oil, aftershave, and nice smellies is always a winner. We’ve uploaded a new DIY to the blog for Father’s Day so you can make your own version of Rural Kind’s wash bag. Who says this DIY is just for Father’s Day though? Christmas, birthday, anniversaries – the gift opportunities are endless.
7. Book stand
A Bubbly Life’s DIY copper stand tutorial is a practical and fab present. It can be used as a tablet stand, book holder for the bath or even a cookbook stand!
We hope we’ve inspired you to make your own handmade gift this Fathers’ Day. If you make any of our DIY’s be sure to tag us in your pictures using #molliemakers on Instagram. Make sure you give us a follow on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest too for more gift ideas.