Tic, toc, tic, toc … Feel the pressure of fast coming Christmas, because by the way the clock is ticking! Everyone hurries to decorate the windows, buy an Advent wreath, stroll through the shops for gifts, etc. And the same question arises: What will I give my family at Christmas? A question that can not be answered so easily! It is true that there is no person who does not enjoy a gift. But finding the right gift can sometimes be very difficult. The solution is called “crafts”! Are you a fan of home improvement and are you at the limits of your creative abilities? Do not worry, we’ve put together a lot of creative ideas around gifts for every occasion.

Creative ideas for home-made gifts



Christmas is associated with white, red, green, snow, fir trees, candles, etc. At zenideen.com you can find many ideas for traditional Christmas gifts, whether for women, men, children, parents or friends. In this article we focus on some creative ideas for gifts that you can not only get for a birthday, but also for a



This crafting idea is especially geared to women – your mother, mother-in-law, girlfriend. For gifts of this kind you should consider the following factors: A crafting project is in the first place, time consuming. Do not forget that you need materials. And last but not least, let your imagination run wild. But the result makes all female hearts beat faster. This is due to the fact that the personal self-made gifts give extraordinary experiences that will remain in the memory for many years.

The necessary equipment:

  • picture frames
  • Fairy lights (LED – they are safe, they do not want a fire at home!)
  • Artificial flowers – some with large flowers and leaves and others – smaller ones
  • garden fence
  • Hot glue gun
  • scissors
  • stapler
  • electrical tape

Step 1:

Set the picture frame upside down. Place the garden fence on the picture frame to make the correct measurements of the fence. Be sure to leave 2/3 cm free from each edge of the picture frame. Now you can cut the desired dimensions. Depending on the plastic of the garden fence you can use a paper scissors.

Step 2:

So, attach the fence to the picture frame with a tacker. Start with one of the corners and then cling the whole picture frame.

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Next step begins with the fairy lights. Lay the fairy lights on the fence in the form of a snake. The small lamps should be directed forward. With insulating tape you stick the fairy lights to the garden fence.

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Now the artificial flowers: To cope with the tinkering of your picture frame, you should cut off the artificial flowers. You only need the flowers and the leaves.

Step 5:

After you have cut the artificial flowers, capsize the picture frame. There you can arrange the flowers and leaves to your own taste. If you like the result, glue the flowers with the hot glue gun.

Well, you are done! Hang your eye-catching decoration on the wall or pack this unique gift!

DIY idea for homemade picture frame with fresh flowers



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The final look:

DIY idea for homemade picture frame with personal content

To cap it all, let’s just say that your effort has paid off. Remember that your stunning surprise is so much fun after a long wait for your family’s gifts. Do not hesitate and run to the nearest hardware store and IKEA to buy the necessary materials. The time for crafting is coming! In our gallery you will find many other creative ideas for gifts. We hope that our DIY ideas and guidance are helpful.

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