DIY Gift Ideas for Dudes That Aren’t Duds – 32 Handmade Christmas Gifts for Guys

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Sometimes shopping for the men in your life can be difficult. Crafting something for though, can be even harder. So here’s a fantastic selection of DIY Christmas gift ideas for men that don’t suck. (Of course these would also make great gifts for dads on Father’s Day as well!)
DIY Gift Ideas for Men That Don't Suck - Handmade Christmas Gift Ideas for Guys
DIY Handmade Christmas Gift Ideas for Men - Gifts for Dudes that Aren't Duds
Handmade DIY Gift Ideas for Men, Guys, Boys, or Dudes - Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Man That's Don't Suck

1. DIY Coffee Liqueur Recipe from ManMade via The America’s Test Kitchen DIY Cookbook| 2. Hickory Smoked Hot Sauce Recipe from The Chubby Vegetarian | 3. Beer Sign Bottle Opener from Rustic Vision | 4. DIY White House Beer (Recipes for Honey Ale and Honey Porter) from The White House Blog | 5. Malibu Rum Spiked Fruit Loop Treats from Averie Cooks | 6. DIY Portable Toolbox Grill from Instructables (Gift it with A Year of BBQ Sauces) | 7. DIY Recycled Leather and Wood Shelf from Design Sponge | 8. DIY Bicycle Brake Disk Clock from Instructables

DIY Gifts for Men You Can Craft for the Holiday Season

1. DIY Upcycled Leather Wallet from PoppyTalk | 2. Cerignola Olives with Hot Pepper and Rosemary Oil Recipe from Martha Stewart | 3. Citrus Honey Scotch Ale Soap Recipe from Offbeat & Inspired (Learn to Make Soap.) | 4. Upcycled DIY Handlebar Bike Bag from Giverslog | 5. DIY Men’s BBQ Apron from I Heart Nap Time | 6. DIY Leather Journal Book fromĀ Mufn Inc | 7. DIY Desk Heater from Instructables | 8. Sriracha Hot Sauce Lollipops Recipe from Sprinkle Bakes

For more gift giving ideas, please check out my other Gift Guides and Stocking Stuffer Ideas. You can also find more diy Christmas gift ideas on my Pinterest Boards: Unique DIY Christmas Gift Ideas, DIY Stocking Stuffer Sized Christmas Gifts, Pretty Packaging and Printables.

What’s your favorite guy gift to give?

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  1. Love love love the vintage suitcase portable stereo and I know my husband would too. Too bad it is way (way, way) out of my price range!

  2. Thank you for sharing our baseball bookends!! Great list you’ve got here!!

  3. Thanks for linking my Malibu Rum Spiked Fruit Loop Treats in your post. This is a great post with so many useful ideas!

  4. Awesome collection!