It’s frugal and fun to make gifts for everyone during the holidays, but sometimes the supplies can get expensive. Paper is easy to customize. readily available, and inexpensive. When choosing paper for these projects, you can use scraps of wrapping paper, origami paper, scrapbooking paper, maps, photographs, vintage books and more.
Here are 5 holiday gift DIY tutorials that are mostly just paper with minimal extra supplies:
These super cute letter ornaments are made with paper, wooden letters from the craft store, glitter, twine, and of course, ModPodge! They were made by Linda from burlap+blue.
2. Paper Monstera Plant from Fábrica de Imaginación
This would be a great gift for a friend with a brown thumb!
These are so simple and can be customized for individual recipients.
The possibilities are endless with these. You can make them like photo albums for the recipient to display their photos. You can make a journal with pages for a friend who likes to write. Or, like this from Jennifer Perkins, make it art!
This would be a great way to display photos from a trip, but you could also use . You can see the tutorial here on Buzzfeed.
Are you making any gifts this year? Tell me about them in the comments!