Homemade Gag Gift Ideas

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Looking for ideas to create a fun and unique gag gift? Make one of these funny gifts for someone you know. These gifts are lighthearted and sure to amuse anyone. Find ideas for silly Christmas gifts, hilarious Halloween pranks, and much more.

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    12 Days of Christmas Gift Gags

    Learn how you can gather the items needed for each of the days of Christmas and give them one day at a time. This silly collection will have you and your family giggling for days.

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    Candy Bar Letter

    Learn how to make a fun gag gift letter using candy bars in place of some of the words. This message was created for a graduation gift, but it can be altered for any occasion.

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    Easter Poop Crafts

    Discover three different Easter poop gifts you can make for everyone you know. You can leave chocolate covered raisins as bunny poop. Use pastel M&M's as peep poop and rainbow jellybeans as poop from the Easter Bunny himself.

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    Fisherman's Ruler

    If you know a fisherman, you have probably heard an exaggerated story about the one that got away. This ruler is a perfect gift to give to go along with these stories. Use a jumbo-sized craft stick and a sharpie to make this mini-ruler that will make any fish seem huge!

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    New Year's Blessing Snack Mix

    There's nothing like a party to make people hungry. Whip up a batch of this snack mix and share it with everyone at a New Year's Eve party. It's a great way to keep everyone energized until the stroke of midnight.

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    Redneck Wine Glass

    All of the adults on your gift giving list will get a chuckle out of these fun redneck wine glasses made using mason jars. Just glue the bottom of a mason jar to a glass candle holder, and your gift is done! If you want to be fancy, you could tie a ribbon around the base, where the jar meets the candle holder.

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    You've Been BOOED

    While this gift works similar to a May Day basket or a chain letter, perhaps your neighbors will pass it on and keep it going. It's a fun Halloween activity that's more silly than spooky.

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    Gag Certificates

    Humorous fake certificates are terrific for office get-togethers, school parties or other occasions where you want to roast someone. Use what you know about the person to personalize their certificate and poke gentle fun at them.

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    Snowman/Reindeer Poop

    If your kids are at the age where nothing is as hilarious as a little poop, they'll never stop laughing at this gag gift. Use mini marshmallows to mimic the snowman's waste. Or go for reindeer poop with chocolate covered raisins or malted milk balls. Make little gift bags of your Christmas poop as a tasty stocking stuffer. You can even leave a note from Santa apologizing for the mess.

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    Tired of getting gifts with the batteries not included? Turn the tables and give batteries without the gift. Wrap them and add a note saying "gift not included."