Handmade Gifts for Fathers Day – Fabulous Ideas

June 12, 2016

Its suddenly dawned on me – Fathers Day is in a weeks time here in the UK… Eeekkkk! I’m not prepared, are you??

Here are some quick and easy makes for a thoughtful handmade gifts

Earphone holders – this is so super easy and quick. A great idea from Agy over at Green Issues Singapore. Find our more here.

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Tablet case – use some old jeans or trousers, refashion into a great tablet sleeve. Find the tutorial here.

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Bottle Opener – this is rather cool if your Dad is into beer. Easy to customise too. Find the tutorial here.

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Notebook Holder – a great use of two former ties. I love the contrast of the fabrics. A great tutorial from Jill of Creating My Way To Success can be found here.

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Phone case – another upcycled tie idea! Create a fun phone case, a great talking point! the tutorial can be found here.

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The gardener What’s not to love about your won hand balm after a hard day in the garden? Tutotrial here

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Feeling more adventurous – how about men’s cologne? selection of fragrances, with instructions here.

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Edible gifts – I suspect this would be my husbands preference!! a great list of 10 recipes from domesblissity here.

Diet be damned, you'll gain 10 pounds just looking at this little hamper style basket overflowing with sweet chocolatey treats!

Have to admit I’m still not sure what I will be making! Will you be making a handmade gift for fathers day?

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4 responses to “Handmade Gifts for Fathers Day – Fabulous Ideas”

  1. Tracy Lucas says:

    Thanks for some great Fathers Day inspiration!

  2. Lucy Blossom says:

    Some great ideas Vicky, Father’s Day has also crept up on me, so I may be trying one or two of these out.

  3. Louise says:

    Fortunately Fathers Day isn’t until September here, so now I have plenty of time to check out these ideas. Although my Dad and fella love a bottle of Scotch over most things!! Thanks for these great ideas!

  4. Caroline says:

    Great Father’s Day gift ideas

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