6 (Easy!) DIY Bridesmaid Gifts

Show your bridesmaids how much you love them with these homemade gifts.

by Bridget Clegg

Thank your bridesmaids for their support during the planning process and beyond with a homemade gift to give during the hens party or the morning of the wedding. Take one of these six easy-to-do gift ideas and tackle it over the weekend!

Homemade Lavender Soap

lavendersoapPhoto: A Pumpkin And A Princess

Once you buy the soap base and mold, all you need is a microwave and your favourite essential oils to create these gorgeous lavender soaps for your bridesmaids. Follow this basic tutorial to learn how. Or you can cheat a little and order something similar here.

Hidden Note Locket

hiddennotelocketPhoto: Indigo Bunting

Write out a short note or your favourite quote on a strip of patterned paper, then fold and tuck inside a simple bubble locket (you can find a similar one on Etsy). It’s a semi-homemade kind of bridesmaid gift! Here’s the photo tutorial to help you do it.

Vintage Bauble Hanky Thank You

hankythankyouPhoto: Oh, Hello Friend

Wrap a note to your bridesmaid in a vintage handkerchief and package it together with a sentimental bauble, like this pocket watch above. Follow this guide to make them! Find vintage hankies here.

Instagram Notecard Set

instagramnotecardsPhoto: Printstagr.am

Round up your favorite Instagram photos and create a set of custom notecards for each bridesmaid. Design and print your own here!

DIY Fabric Hanger

fabrichangerPhoto: Ruche

Make a no-sew fabric-wrapped hanger for your bridesmaids to hang their dress on and take home! Follow the how-to here.

Lace Monogrammed Tote
 lacetotePhoto: Under The Sycamore

A doily and freezer paper stencils help you paint on this cute monogram to a canvas tote. Follow this post to make the personalised bags, then give them to your bridesmaids filled with day-of essentials (like snacks, water, mini liquor bottles, nail files, disposable cameras, Band-aids, a stain remover pen and mints)!

by Bridget Clegg


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