DIY Christmas Gift Basket : How to Make Cute Handmade Foam Basket!

We all like to gift our near and dear ones during Christmas and why not. It is a time of merry-making and enjoying with family and friends. Children enjoy a lot and are very happy with the chocolates and gifts! Let’s make here DIY Christmas Gift Basket! 

Gifting chocolates and small gifts are traditional ideas. Then why not bring in a twist in the same by preparing some beautiful small baskets! These baskets not only look attractive but are multipurpose in nature. It can hold your gifts and brings in a perfect look.

DIY Christmas Gift Basket

Here we bring to you one such easy yet unique DIY Christmas Gift basket.

Things Needed For DIY Christmas Gift

Diy paper craft

  • Foam sheet
  • Divider
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Scissors
  • Glue gun
  • Glue stick
  • Printed paper
  • Decorative pearls
  • Craft glue
  • Colour papers

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Step by Step Procedure for Handmade Foam Basket

Step 1

  • Take a pink colour foam sheet.
  • Use a ruler and measure 6 cm on it, use a divider to draw a circle with 6 cm radius.
  • Cut this circle and keep it separate.
  • In a similar manner, we need 4 rectangles of various dimensions. Please refer to the URL:- https://youtu.be/nei7Tmef_mI
  • Cut each of the rectangles and keep it aside.

Foam basket

Step 2

  • Take the circle shaped foam and at the centre measure 2 cm widths and draw 2 horizontal lines.
  • Use glue on the horizontal lines and stick the rectangular sheet measuring 12*7 cm dimension on it.
  • Take the long rectangular pieces measuring 7cm width and paste it on the circumference of the circle to form a basket.

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Step 3

  • To make the handle of the basket, take a foam sheet and measure 1.5cm width on it.
  • Cut this strip and paste it on the inner portion of the basket.

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  • Take the printed paper sheet and cut 2 strips of 1.5cm width.

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  • Use glue to paste the strips on the handle of the basket to make it more attractive.
  • Use the printed paper to cover the sealed ends of the basket.

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Step 4

  • Take the colour paper and measure 1.5*11 cm dimension on the same.
  • Cut several such strips for decorating the wall.

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  • Take each strip and paste it on the wall of the basket.

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Step 5

  • To decorate the walls, use pearl strips on the edges and the walls of the basket.
  • Also, decorate the handle of the wall using the pearl strips.

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The beautiful Christmas basket is now ready to use!

This DIY Christmas Gift is simple and easy to make. It forms an excellent gifting option. You can see that very few materials are used in the making of this basket. Prepare such baskets and give your friends and relatives a creative surprise.

Happy crafting!!

How to Make an Easy Handmade Paper Gift Bag?

Paper gift bags are eco-friendly and hence everyone is promoting the use of paper bags. It can be a great gift box too for gifting small items in it. There are several occasions in which you need gift boxes to gift sweets, chocolates, and other items to your near and dear ones. You mostly purchase the same from the markets. However, very attractive handmade paper gift bag and box can be made at home itself. Below we shall make one such simple yet decorative gift box.

Handmade Paper Gift Bag

Things Required

Paper bag

  • Colour sheet
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Glue
  • Cutter
  • Decorative pearl laces and pearls
  • Scissors

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Step by Step Procedure to Make Handmade Paper Gift Bag

Step 1-

Take the colour sheet. With the help of a ruler measure the width as 11.5cm and mark the same with a pencil. Now fold the sheet from the marked area.

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Step 2-

Mark the dimensions on the sheet with the help of a pencil. Draw the geometric figures only on the folded portion of the sheet. Please check below for the markings. This is how the sheet will look after all the dimensions are drawn on the same.

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Step 3-

Now cut along the marked areas with the help of scissors. Use a cutter to cut the petal shaped objects.

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Step 4-

From the lower edge of the petal shape draw vertical lines. Draw as many lines as the number of petals present on the sheet. Use a cutter to rub on the surface of these lines. Do not cut these lines. This process is only to make the folds easier and get the perfect folds.

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Step 5-

Draw scalp shape on the top edge of the petals and cut it uniformly. From the center of the scalp make marking and use a cutter to smoothly run on it. Now fold the center of the scalp.

Step 6-

Join the two ends of the paper with the help of the glue stick. Also seal the bottom ends of the box and make the box stand on its base.

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Step 7-

Now use the decorative pearl places to fix on the hexagonal cylindrical surface. Paste the artificial pearls on the top edge of the box to give it an attractive look.

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Step 8-

You can place some chocolates or small gift items inside the box. Now to seal the mouth of the box, use a decorative lace. Tie this lace on around the neck of the box.

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Your decorative paper gift box is now ready. You can use colour sheet of your choice. It is easy to make and the materials used are readily available, therefore it serves as a perfect gifting item. Make several gift boxes and present them to your relatives and guests. You can use your own imagination and creativity to decorate these boxes.

Have a look at this step by step video tutorial for making an easy handmade paper gift bag.

Christmas DIY Crafts : How to Make Beautiful Paper Basket for Christmas Gifts

Christmas is a time of celebration and we all love to enjoy this time. Exchanging gifts, preparing homemade dishes are part of this celebration. Then why not make Christmas DIY Crafts as homemade gifts for our friends and relatives. Well doesn’t it sound interesting!

Paper baskets are becoming common these days for gifting option. It is both eco-friendly and looks attractive. We bring here a simple homemade paper basket which will be ideal to place your gifts for the auspicious occasion.

Christmas DIY Crafts

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Things Needed For Making Christmas DIY Crafts

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  • Colour paper
  • Adhesive
  • Cutter
  • Scissors
  • Decorative colour paper
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Decorative pearls

Step by Step Procedure For Making Paper Basket

Step 1

  • First and foremost, download the FREE template from our website.
  • This template can be used on a colour sheet. Use a colour sheet of your choice.

Diy pink basket craft

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Step 2

  • There are 3 patterns as per the template
  • Cut the outer side of each pattern to obtain the final design.

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  • Use a cutter on the markings which is present in the design. It will help in folding the markings accurately.
  • Fold along the markings and the pieces are now ready to be attached.

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  • Stick the pieces together and make the basket stand.

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Step 3

  • Take the decorative colour paper and carefully place the basket on the paper.
  • After measuring the size of the basket, cut the decorative colour paper of size slightly less than the original basket. We require 2 such pieces to be pasted on the front and rear surface.

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  • Take the decorative pearl string and decorate the top surface of the basket. Also, stick some pearls on the basket handle to give it an attractive look.

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You can now gift something in this beautiful basket during Christmas!

Then why wait, just make his cute basket and showcase your creativity. We all like something unique and this basket is really unique in itself. Moreover, it can be made in a very less time.

Just make these small baskets and surprise your friends and loved ones.

Happy Crafting!!

DIY Christmas Crafts : How to Make Unique Paper Lantern Step by Step…

Paper lanterns look so attractive when you see them hanging in the shops. Decorative pieces hanging here and there definitely seek our attention. Why not stop admiring the shop ones and make a homemade DIY Christmas crafts which you can use for decorations. Never wondered about it?

Well, we will make a simple yet unique paper lantern which will have an altogether different look. It is in the form of a shell and is easy to make.

DIY Christmas Crafts - Paper Lantern

Things Needed For Making DIY Christmas Crafts

Diy lantern

  • Colour paper
  • Craft glue
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Needle
  • Thread

Step By Step Procedure

Step 1

  • We will take 2 coloured sheets of different colours: one yellow in colour and the other a dark green sheet to give contrast colours.
  • On the green sheet, use a scale for measuring 2 cm and mark the points.
  • Throughout the green sheet, mark points at a distance of 2 cm at opposite ends of the sheet throughout.
  • Draw lines joining these 2 points. You need to draw lines throughout the sheet.

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Step 2

  • Mark points again of 1 cm distance on the lines such that the strips will decrease in size.

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  • Cut out the strips of different length and keep these strips aside.
  • Follow the procedure with the yellow sheets as well and keep the yellow strips aside.

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Step 3

  • Take both the green and yellow strips and place it alternatively one after the other.

Diy shell lantern

  • Use a thread and needle and stitch the alternative strips together.

Diy paper shell lantern

  • Fold the strips together and stitch them, repeat the process similarly with 3-4 strips every time and stitch the whole of it.

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  • Apply some glue and paste the strips in the form of a shell.

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  • For hanging the lantern, take a long thread and stitch the thread from within so that you can hang it easily.

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The unique lantern is now ready to use!!

The shell pattern lantern not only looks amazing but unique as well. You can prepare this lantern easily and showcase it in the front door.

Invite your friends and relatives and flaunt the beautiful lantern. You will indeed earn appreciation for the beautiful shell lantern.

Have a look at this step by step video tutorial for making Unique Paper Lantern!

Happy crafting!!

How to Make Royal DIY Diwali Christmas Lantern from Drinking Straw?

Diwali is an auspicious occasion and we all love decorating our houses. We mostly use lanterns and lampshades to decorate our homes. Let us make a simple yet elegant diy diwali lantern which can be used as home decor.

DIY Diwali Lantern

 

Things Needed for DIY Diwali Lantern

Things you need

  • Cardboard
  • Glossy paper
  • Drinking straw
  • Decorative mirror
  • Decorative laces
  • Decorative pearls
  • Ruler
  • Cutter
  • Pencil
  • Glue stick
  • Glue gun

Procedure For Making DIY Diwali Lantern From Drinking Straw

Step 1

  • Take a thin cardboard of dimension 42*22 cm.
  • Use a scale and mark 4 cm distance on the sheet.
  • Draw vertical lines on the sheet from the marking points.

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  • Again mark 2 cm distance on the sheet across at the edges.
  • Draw a horizontal line joining these points.
  • Draw parallel lines close to the vertical lines. This forms as the gap in the lantern.

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  • Use a cutter and cut out the paper sheet between the vertical lines.

Homemade diwali lantern for decoration

Step 2

  • Fold and join the end of the sheet to form a cylindrical shape.

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  • Cut out a circular glossy sheet which forms the base of the lantern.
  • In the centre, cut a small circular piece.
  • Paste the circular sheet at one end of the cylinder.

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Step 3

  • Take the drinking straw and cut them in the same length of the cylinder.
  • Cut several straws of equal length.
  • Paste these straws on the cylinder.
  • Fill the gaps using small pieces of straw.

Diy diwali lantern

Step 4

  • Cut out the decorative laces similar to the length of the cylinder.
  • Paste these laces on the cardboard length wise.
  • Decorate the lamp shade using decorative mirrors.

Diy diwali lantern using drinking straws

  • Take two different colour laces and decorate the top and bottom end of the cylinder.
  • Paste decorative pearls at the top end of the cylinder.

Step 5

  • To make tassels for the lampshade, take a thin glossy sheet.
  • Cut thin horizontal strips till three fourth of the sheet.

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  • Paste the tassel at the bottom end of the sheet using glue stick.

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  • The decorative lamp shade is ready to use.

Diy royal diwali lantern

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You can use this lampshade in Diwali and show them to your guests and relatives. It is easy to make and the materials are readily available in the market. It makes an excellent decorative item for your home and you can use your creativity to decorate the same. Hope you have enjoyed making the Diwali lamp shade. Happy Diwali!!

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DIY Paper Gift Box

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DIY Paper Gift Box

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DIY Paper Basket Craft

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DIY Paper Basket

DIY Paper Basket : How to Make Easy Accordion Paper Basket for Chocolates!

Chocolates are the favourite of all. Our mouth starts watering when we hear the name chocolates. It serves as a perfect sweet option during Diwali or Christmas. Children are especially fond of it and love to savour it. It would be even better and attract more if the chocolates are presented in decorative baskets. It suits the occasion and the curiosity increases. Considering all these facts, we will show you how to make an easy DIY paper basket for chocolates which can also be used for gifting purpose.

Accordion DIY Paper Basket

Let’s see the step by step tutorial on how to make an easy accordion DIY paper basket for chocolates!

Things Needed

Accordion basket diy

  • Cardboard
  • Colour papers
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Glue
  • Pencil
  • Glue gun
  • Decorative pearls
  • White paper
  • Golden pearls
  • Glue stick

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Procedure To Make DIY Paper Basket

Step 1

  • Take a colour paper sheet and fold it into two equal halves.
  • Cut along the folded portion.
  • We need 6 such pieces.
  • Fold each piece into small strips in either direction to form an accordion.
  • Make 6 such accordion pieces.

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  • Paste each piece end to end and repeat this process for all the six pieces.
  • Paste the two ends of the accordion sheet to form a circle.

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Step 2

  • Take a cardboard and cut out a circle from it.
  • Take the same colour paper sheet and draw an outline using the cardboard circle piece.
  • Cut the outer portion of the sheet into small pieces from the base of the circle till the edges.
  • Paste the cardboard on the circular sheet and use the cut out portions to cover the backside of the cardboard.

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  • Give the circular accordion a basket shape with your hand.
  • Paste the basket on the circular cardboard. It forms the base of the basket.

Accordion paper craft diy

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Step 3

  • To make the handle of the basket, use a thin cardboard strip measuring 2cm in diameter.
  • Cut out 2 colour paper strips measuring 4 cm in diameter.
  • Paste the 2 strips end to end and use it to wrap the cardboard strip.
  • On the inner side of the cardboard strip paste another colour paper sheet and wrap it completely.
  • Use glue and stick the handle at both sides of the basket.

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Step 4

  • We will now prepare decorative flowers to decorate the basket.
  • With a ruler, measure 4.5*4.5 cm dimension on a white paper sheet and cut it out.
  • In a similar manner, measure 5.5*5.5 cm dimension and cut the paper sheet.
  • We need 9 such pieces of the smaller dimension and 3 pieces of the higher dimension.

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  • Fold these pieces twice from the centre.
  • Fold it in a triangle shape and draw a leaf shape on the pieces.
  • Cut along the leaf shape and open the folded pieces to get a paper flower.

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  • Paste the flowers on the handle of the baskets, the larger ones forming the base of the handle.
  • Similarly, fold the paper flowers into two halves and paste them at the bottom of the basket.

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Step 5

  • It is now time to decorate the basket.
  • Use decorative pearls and stick them on the flowers.
  • Similarly, use golden pearls on the outer and inner base of the cardboard for decoration.
  • Stick the decorative pearls on the accordion basket on both the outer and inner surface.

Diy accordion paper craft

Your accordion basket is now ready to use. You can keep some chocolates inside and gift it to your loved ones. Your near and dear ones will simply love this basket and it is a great craft to showcase your creativity. Hope you enjoyed learning this accordion basket. It is simple and easy to make.

Happy crafting!!

How to Make Diwali Diya Decoration From Plastic Spoons?

Diwali is celebrated using diyas. In each and every household, lighting the diyas is considered to be very auspicious. There are diyas easily available in the market; however we can make decorative diyas which adds an extra spark to the traditional diyas. Here we show you how to make diwali diya decoration from plastic spoons.

Diwali Diya Decoration From Plastic Spoons

Please have a look at step by step procedure for making decorative diyas From Plastic Spoons.

Things Needed

Diwali-diya-decoration

  • Plastic spoons
  • Paint
  • Paint brush
  • Cardboard
  • Decorative pearls
  • Glue gun
  • Pencil
  • Colour palate

Procedure For Diwali Diya Decoration From Plastic Spoons

Step 1

  • Take a cardboard and draw 3 circles on it.
  • Join the circles to each other by making small arcs on the outer surface of the circle.
  • Cut the circle along with the arcs.

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Step 2

  • Take the plastic spoons.
  • Use a colour palate to collect the paint.
  • Use yellow, green and red colour to paint the spoons with a paint brush.
  • Once the spoons are painted, allow the paint to dry.

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  • Paint several spoons as we need many pieces for diya decoration.
  • Cut the bottom end of the spoon so that we get petal shape pieces.

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Step 3

  • Take the cut out cardboard piece.
  • Paste the yellow colour spoon petals on one of the circles to form the outer layer of the circle.
  • Repeat the same process for the red and green circles as well.

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  • Next form the inner layer by pasting the spoon in the similar manner as that of the outer layer.

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  • Decorate the spoon petals by using decorative pearls.

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  • Place the candle diya in the centre of the decorated item.
  • The decorated candles are now ready to use.

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Have a look at this step by step video tutorial.

Plastic spoons craft are easily available in the market. We usually throw plastic spoons considering them to be a waste. However, these can be utilized to make excellent Diwali decoration. Hope you enjoyed making this craft. Happy crafting!!

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Free Download Template for DIY Paper Gift Box Craft

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All the best!

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