Gifts for the New Year
New Year is a family holiday, wrapped in magic, the glow of the New Year tree and the closest people nearby. I especially want to express my feelings to my beloved grandmother and great-grandmother, giving her such a present that will not only pleasantly surprise, but also become a warm reminder of the grandchildren’s sincere love.
Of course, the abundance in stores allows you to purchase any gift, taking into account different financial capabilities. But it is better to make a gift for the New Year to your grandmother with your own hands, investing a piece of your soul and endless gratitude to your loved one.
Get inspired by original ideas and start preparing an unforgettable New Year’s surprise for your beloved granny today!
Interesting ideas for crafts from the little ones
When choosing a creative idea for a gift, first of all, start from the age of the giver. If you have already become parents yourself and are thinking about how to please your grandmother with your child, invite your baby to create New Year’s application, an interesting postcard. From the smallest it is incredibly touching and pleasant to receive as a gift. drawing in any technique: paints, pencils, fingers, palms and even legs. Postcards look incredibly gentle, where there are prints of the arms or legs of babies indicating their age.
Another unusual gift option, where directly handmade is used — in the truest sense of the word - This is a Christmas tree made of paper, shaped like palms. You yourself will get a lot of pleasure from joint creativity and for a moment return to childhood!
With older children, you can perform various small masterpieces.
- Paper cake with good wishes or sets inside.
- Postcards 3D from paper.
- Snowmen from threads or socks.
- From pasta, you can create real works of art from simple figures to entire sets.
- Think over the text and print out “A letter to my beloved grandmother” or “An honorary diploma to the most wonderful great-grandmother.”
- Draw a wall newspaper with funny comments, drawings and photos of all family members.
- All grandmothers, by virtue of their position, are excellent cooks and experimenters in the kitchen. To make edible masterpieces even more delicious, give your chef a special outfit: sew a white apron and decorate it with the children. These can be drawings with waterproof paint or decor with lace, beautiful buttons.
- Thematic crafts from plasticine, salt dough, clay.
- If you live far away and your grandmother rarely sees her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, record a New Year’s audio or video greeting for her. If your baby is just starting to talk, write down his cute babble, first tale or rhyme by heart. For a grandmother, this will be a wonderful gift that will delight her every day.
There is an expression that children can be different, but grandchildren are always perfect! Therefore, any present from a baby will please a loving grandmother.
Handmade from adult grandchildren
With age, each of us realizes how dear our grandmother is to us, how much she has done for us. I want to give her the whole world and show my gratitude. If you are into scrapbooking, then a family album or a family tree will be a great gift. Embodi the story of your family in an exclusive scrapbook, lovingly picking up photos, postcards, newspaper clippings, letters.
For those who knit, a wide field for activity opens up. If the grandmother is young, active, attends exhibitions, theaters, lace stole, openwork bactus or a popular set with snood will be most lcome. Warm socks with winter patterns, goat down shawl will warm you on cold evenings and will always remind you of your beloved granddaughter. If you have enough time and yarn, a luxurious gift will be set of bedspreads with decorative pillows.
You can embroider warm words on the pillow or order photo printing on fabric. And if you like to embroider with beads or threads, create a beautiful picture according to the preferences of your beloved grandmother, and order a decent frame in the framing workshop. For those who are engaged in home cosmetics or candle making, you can create aromatic composition, bath bombs, cream with a pleasant smell.
In the trend now curly gingerbread covered with icing and hand painted. From gingerbread, you can create an edible Christmas tree or a beautiful house. If there is no time and inspiration, gingerbread can be ordered from the master, after having thought through a unique design. Continuing the theme of man-made sets, one cannot fail to mention cakes. You can independently master the basics of creating mastic and cream cakes, there would be a desire.
When choosing a gift for your beloved granny for the New Year, remember that the main thing is to hurry to please her not only for the holiday, saying the main words, giving attention every day!
How to make a funny card with a secret for the New Year with your own hands, see the next video.