Create Challenge, December 2021: Do-It-Yourself Holiday Gifts
Amazon Prime letting you down because the boss is in orbit? Santa's reindeer are on strike for new sleigh bells? The delivery dates for the must-have toys this year are somewhere in the next millennium?
Never fear: our ancestors knew what to do: make them yourself!
If there's a craft fair or Weihnachtsmarkt in your vicinity, you're covered. Always lots of fun items there. But why not add the personal touch? You don't need to be a master craftsperson or prize-winning needlesmith to produce some engaging toys for the little ones (and even older folk) on your holiday gift list: make them yourself.
That's where you Create-ive people come in. Share your favourite homemade gift ideas.
Are you good at…
- Some arcane skill the Post Editor hasn't heard of yet?
Please include photos or sketches, if you can. Remember: you may be writing for beginners, so explain everything. Don't worry: We'll do our best to convert between metric and non-metric in order to help out our do-it-yourselfers.
You'll be performing a public service, and helping to brighten the holidays!