Homemade Gift Ideas Day 2: Ideas for Dad

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We are continuing our series this week with some homemade gift ideas for just about anyone on your list!  Yesterday we shared some ideas for your favorite teacher and today we are going to talk about dad.  Check out these fun (and simple) gift ideas!


(photo credit: Lee La La)

These DIY coasters are made from photos and tiles.  They are perfect for dad, grandparents – or even a teacher!  Today, we are calling them a great DAD gift!  Visit Lee La Lato learn how to make these yourself.


(photo credit: The Tortiose and the Hare)

This is another fun gift idea for dad!   You can create a mustache mug with a few simple supplies.  The Tortoise and the Hare break down the details on this cute gift idea.



(photo credit:  Happily After All)

This is something I thought always looked like such an awesome gift idea — but little did I know how simple it was to make! Happily After All has all of the details on how to create your very own set of pilsner, glasses, shots  — or whatever type of glassware you wish to personalize.


(photo credit: Martha Stewart)

This is a simple idea from Martha Stewart.  You can repurpose a wooden hanger into a belt rack!  Add a new belt for dad and you’ll have a great gift!!!



(photo credit: Mod Podge Rocks)

These bookends are a fun idea for someone who love baseball, check out these fun bookends from Mod Podge Rocks!


  1. Sharon J says

    Wow. I can’t believe how easy those are to make. Great ideas. Thank you for sharing. I will make either the glasses or the coasters.