It's not that DIYers don't like fancy items (I can assure you that we do), but chances are we'd rather find a way to make it for ourselves than pay for it. So what better gifts to get your DIYer, than those that will help them DIY? If you want to spoil the maker in your life this holiday season, here are ten great gift ideas that are sure to tug on their… Continue Reading
If you're aiming for a handmade holiday this year, but don't *quite* have enough time (or maybe the DIY chops) to make a gift for every person on your list, don't fret! We've scoured Etsy to bring you some of our favorite style accessories for men and women alike! Check 'em out… Continue Reading
I love books. The thing is I find that I don't buy them for myself, but rather add them to digital or handwritten 'wishlists', passing them on to friends and family for special occasions like birthdays… Continue Reading
Having trouble coming up with ideas for the friends, family, neighbors, etc on your holiday list this year? Check out this list of gifts for anyone on your list (guy or gal), all under $30. There's a little something for everyone, from sake cups and calendars to woodcut notecards and Woolly Pockets. Here are ten great gifts for anyone, for under… Continue Reading
Themed gift baskets make amazing, affordable, memorable gifts. The key is to pick the items carefully and to pay attention to the presentation. Here are fifteen of my very favorite gift basket ideas for the upcoming holiday… Continue Reading
From seasoned DIYers, Martha wannabes, lovable geeks, young ones or the young at heart, there's something for everyone on this gift guide no matter what the budget. What's better is that these gifts are unique, so they're perfect for those that have everything, which is just about everybody on my… Continue Reading
Is there someone on your list whose idea of relaxing involves scouring Pinterest for home decor inspiration, possibly with a glass of wine in hand? This gift guide is for you (them)!
Stocking stuffers are a great opportunity to give small, unique gifts that the recipient would *probably* not ever buy for themselves, whether humorous, functional, or otherwise. Today, we're sharing 18 unique gifts that any decor-obsessed design lover would love to find in their… Continue Reading
We're kicking off holiday gift guides today with some DIY gift ideas for the men in your life. I swear, guys always seem a little bit more tricky to make gifts for, but these homemade gift projects are too cool not to try. So, here are fourteen of my favorite awesome gifts to make for men this holiday… Continue Reading
If you're having trouble figuring out what to get the ladies on your Christmas list this year, I think I can help. I've rounded up the coolest DIY jewelry and style accessories I could find, any of which would make a great handmade gift for the holidays. Let the DIYing… Continue Reading
My DIY/design/craft/art obsession came very early in life. From Grandma's crocheting, Mom's sewing, Dad's handiwork, and my brother and sisters' artistic abilities. It was everywhere. If that sounds familiar, then the kids in your… Continue Reading
Curbliers, we have some exciting news! Recently, the good folks at Pinterest invited us to head up their DIY Gifts board for the holidays. We are SUPER stoked to be a part of this project!
We've also invited some of our favorite bloggers and tastemakers to join in the fun, so take a peek at our DIY Gifts board, see what we've been pinning, and get inspired!
Good gifts can be hard to find. And I don't work well under pressure, so with less than four weeks left until Christmas, I'm feverishly trying to find the perfect present for everyone on my list. I'm especially fond of kits this year... I consider them to be the modern, DIY version of the gift basket. Keep reading to see ten of my very… Continue Reading
Forget the early-morning-Black-Friday-shopping this year and give your child something unique and handmade! We've rounded up 12 great gifts for your littles that support handmade Etsy shop owners and a few other online shops as well! … Continue Reading
I've always been the type who gives lots of smaller gifts instead of one big one - I don't like to put all my eggs in one basket. So obviously I love stocking stuffers. And I love DIY stocking stuffers even more. Here are 15 of my… Continue Reading