Anyone can go to a store, buy something, and wrap it in some festive paper, but if you really want to show your giftee that you put time and effort into your present, why not make it with your own two hands? Whether you’re a DIY noob or a glue gun-slingin’ craft veteran, we’ve got a bevy of clever make-it-yourself ideas for gifts that will earn you major brownie points. From personalized photo pillows to yummy almond cookies to iPhone texting gloves to garden-filled terrarium ornaments, check out our list of DIY gifts that are just as fun to create as they are to give!

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