I heard it said somewhere that the best gifts are either made or found and it has always stuck with me. Gift-giving is not about how much it cost but rather about how much effort and thought has gone into the process and that is exactly why Design-It-Yourself gifts are perfect! Not to mention the fact that they often are easier on the wallet...
Here are a variety of ideas from other blogs. Follow the link if you like what you see and want to give it a go.
This is great for someone who follows trends in interior design. Mounts are spot on trend and these ones are animal friendly too!
Do you know someone who is handy with the knitting needles?
These simple white ceramic pieces were transformed with a simply yet lovely botanical pattern.
A wood cutting board is ideal for foodies.
This is a great way of introducing a bit of retro style into the plethora of today's list of modern gadgets: it is a vintage book cover for an e-reader or tablet. Clever.
And here's a really personal gift - a piece of art made specifically for the intended recipient: their astrological sign! this one comes from a blog dedicated to personalisation, P.S. I made this... Like!
These are only a few of the ideas floating around out there, the ones I liked the best. Check out the whole list at Design*Sponge for more ideas. Let us know how yours turned out! Mail us on blog[at]bemz.com or upload it to our Facebook page.