Christmas is a family holiday filled with magic, fairy tales and family values. As a rule, gifts on this day should be such that they are more spiritual in nature, saturated with love and tenderness. These gifts include handmade gifts.
a Christmas gift
Many are interested in what would be such an interesting gift. Budget and universal presentations - these are cakes, high-quality alcohol, good tea, elite coffees and sets. Great gifts are also considered blankets, massagers and heaters. Common Christmas present figured gingerbread, usually with ginger and cinnamon.
Funny slippers and mittens will also please you on a magical holiday. If they are soft and cozy, then for a long time they will remind their owner of the January snowball. An interesting gift would be tableware with the image of the Nativity of Christ. It will be nice if this dish is used only on this holiday in the circle of loved ones and relatives.
New fashion trends lead us to handmade, so you can sew a blanket and pillow yourself, knit socks, make something out of wood, perhaps draw or mold pottery utensils.
There are quite a lot of ideas, the main thing is to find the time and desire to implement them.
Gift Ideas for Mom and Dad
Let’s figure out the gifts that you can give your parents for Christmas. The best options might be practical things, like technology. It can be TVs, phones or multicookers. If parents like to relax in nature, then you can purchase picnic sets and thermal bags. For travel lovers, the perfect gift would be voucher for a vacation or a sanatorium.
Candles are the symbol of a magical holiday. Pleased with their huge selection and variety of prices, so candles are a suitable gift option.
If talk further about religious topics, then the corresponding presentations will be: icons, candlesticks, Christmas wreaths, and chains for crosses.
Christmas can be spent in a theater or restaurant, It’s nice to visit such places with the whole family. For lovers of outdoor activities - ice rink and slides. A trip to a picnic will allow you to change the situation and escape from the hustle and bustle.
Parents will also accept separate gifts. Mom will be pleased to receive a certificate, for example, for the purchase of cosmetics, clothing or spa visits. Recently, you can attend cooking classes, so if mom loves to cook, you can give hera subscription to similar courses. Great ideas are blender and bread machine.
It is better for dad to choose a gift based on his hobby.
If dad loves hunting or fishing, then you can give certificates to stores for this profile. Avid motorists will like navigators. For collectors, the best gift would be an addition to their collection.
The main thing is to put your soul into a gift, arrange it in a beautiful and festive package. You can also buy it or make your own. The main thing is a process that gives pleasure to the one who draws up the gift and the one who receives it.
What can be done with your own hands?
There are people who believe that a handmade gift refers to those who are experiencing financial difficulties. Hover, this is an outdated opinion, handmade things carry the positive energy of the person who gives. Such gifts have more attention and meaning for the one who receives them.
Parents become sentimental over the years, so gifts made by the hands of their children will be received with great love and interest.
Can be donated wall calendar with photos of family members. This bright and noticeable masterpiece will not leave your beloved parents indifferent.
Small children can for parents make a card or draw a picture. For mom you can make a toy for the Christmas tree, decorated in the form of a ball with the image of an angel. It can be easily made from improvised materials. Dad will love it Frame. It is decorated with various sparkles, possibly cones. It will be a worthy and interesting surprise.
Pleasant for the eyes and soul knitted things, as ll as decorative elements for the design of the apartment, for example, beautiful napkins made of Iris threads, coasters for glasses and much more.
For example, in order to send a postcard with embroidery, need:
- double-sided cardboard;
- floss threads;
Fold the cardboard in half. Embroidery on a postcard includes several steps.
- You need to decide on a pattern. Draw it on thin paper in a box. Let it be a snowflake.
- Clamp the drawing with a clothespin or clip to the cardboard.
- Take a needle and make a hole in each corner of the picture (snowflakes).
- The holes are ready, embroider.
- We take threads for embroidery (mulina).
- Cross stitch on the bottom of the pattern. First sticks in one direction, then in the other. Thus act with all the rows of the picture.
- Finished embroidery can be decorated with some kind of ribbon, tying a bow out of it.
- A ribbon bow is best attached with hot glue.
- If you open the postcard, then the threads remain sticking out inside, carefully cut them off, bend the tail, glue it with hot glue.
The card is ready, it remains only to sign it, say sincere words, and a memorable gift is ready.
In the process of choosing a gift or making it yourself, you need to invest your whole soul. If you buy a thing, then let it be as useful and pleasant as possible for parents.
It is also important to remember about packaging. Each person is always interested in slowly untying the ribbons, as ll as unwrapping the wrapper and waiting for a miracle.
Watch a selection of interesting Christmas gift ideas below in the video.