Homemade Gifts for Girls

Want to wrap up something special for the little girl in your life? Try one of these homemade gift ideas:

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    A Jean Skirt

    Jean Skirt
    Jean Skirt. Photo © Erin Huffstetler

    Snag a pair of worn out jeans from your kiddo's dresser or the nearest thrift store rack. Then, turn them into a fab new skirt:

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    Popsicle Soap
    Popsicle Soap. Photo © Erin Huffstetler

    Up the bathtime fun with an assortment of fancy, handmade soaps:

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    Scrabble Bracelet
    Scrabble Bracelet. Photo © Erin Huffstetler

    Hone your jewelry making skills, and give the gift of bling:

    • Scrabble Letter Bracelet
    • Scrabble Photo Bracelet
    • Safety Pin Bracelet
    • Soda Tab Bracelet
    • Pressed Penny Bracelet
    • Bottle Cap Necklace
    • Jean Bracelet
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    A Bandana Backpack

    Bandana Backpack
    Bandana Backpack. Photo © Sherri Osborn

    Stitch up a backpack for all her essentials from two bandanas.

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    A Change Purse

    Change Purse
    Change Purse. Photo © Rain Blanken

    Turn a pretty scrap of fabric into a change purse that she can carry her lunch money in:

    • Drink Pouch Wallet
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    A Decoupauged Wall Clock

    Decoupaged Wall Clock
    Decoupaged Wall Clock. Photo © Sherri Osborn

    Glam up a little girl's room with this oh-so-stylish wall clock. It only takes 30 minutes of hands-on time to create.

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    A Journal

    Journal. Photo © Sherri Osborn

    Every girl needs a place to keep her secrets. Make it a pretty, fabric-covered notebook, and you'll win major points (probably not enough to earn you a peek inside her new journal, but still good to have).

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    Handmade Envelopes
    Handmade Envelopes. Photo © Erin Huffstetler

    Give a girl her very own stationery, and she's sure to feel grown up:

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    A Hair Band Ball

    Hair Band Ball
    Hair Band Ball. Photo © Erin Huffstetler

    Every girl with long hair could use more hair bands. Buy a giant pack, and make her a hair band ball. Very cool!

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    Hair Accessories

    Button Dot Hair Accessories
    Button Dot Hair Accessories. Photo © Erin Huffstetler

    Present her with a basket of homemade hair accessories, and every day will be a good hair day: