12 Last Minute DIY Gifts in a Jar | Christmas Gift Ideas

It’s Christmas Eve! Why haven’t you finished all your present shopping and wrapping yet?! If you’ve left it all to the last minute, here's our list of cute and simple DIY ideas!

1. Peppermint Sugar Scrub. For Bath Lovers

Tutorial: cincyshopper.com

This DIY Gift in a Jar Peppermint Sugar Scrub is to die for. This scrub works for so many different things. It's good for your skin because it keeps feeling fresh, moisturized, and free of any type of pimples, or blemishes.

2. Mason Jar Playdough Snowman

Plain and easy no-cook play dough snowman in a Jar. Your kids will be delighted to receive this amazing DIY gift.

Recipe: repeatcrafterme.com

3. Hot Fudge Sauce

Recipe: browneyedbaker.com

It takes only 15 minutes to make the hot fudge sauce ready. It would be a great gift for chocolate lovers.

4. (Everything) in a Jar Gift


It's a fun DIY idea which can be personalized and customized to any person.

5. Just Marshmallows in a Jar


The easiest gift ever! The title speaks for itself. Cute simple and yummy.

6. Baileys with Hot Chocolate

Tutorial: emma-courtney.com

Delicious mix of hot chocolate and Baileys. Cute and simple gift idea for your friends.

7. DIY Sewing Kit Gift Idea

Tutorial: smashedpeasandcarrots.com

Good for beginners interested in sewing and crafts.

8. Christmas Kisses in a Jar

Directions: lilluna.com

Everyone loves Hershey Kisses. Make it themed and put it into a Mason Jar and your friends will be delighted and happy.

9. Cupcake in a Jar

Directions: mycakies.com

This gift is not as fast to-do as previous ones but it was too cute to leave it out of the list.

10. Year of Hugs and Warm Wishes

Directions: giftsucanmake.com

Here's a couple ideas for notes: - A hug is worth a thousand words. A friend is worth more. - Friends are the family we choose for ourselves. - Thank you for touching my life.

11. Mommy Survival Kit Gift in a Jar

Tutrial: classyclutter.net

Mommies will be amazed with your thoughtfulness and creativity with this DIY gift in a jar idea!

12. Santa Gift in a Jar

Tutorial: thecountrychiccottage.net

This simple Santa gift in a jar that can be made in seconds.