13 Best Galentine's Day DIY Gifts for Your BFFs
With Valentine's Day around the corner, we see an explosion of pink and red displayed at the entrances of supermarkets and stores. It's hard to stay away from the pretty boxes of chocolates and candies. It doesn't count if we are buying them for someone we love right? But before you splurge at the store, why not create a gift with your own hands this year?Whether you're single or taken, it's never too extra to do something nice for your besties on Valentine's Day. It's all about showing someone that you love them. It doesn't mean you have to spend a ton of money or have an over-the-top present. There are simple DIY presents that you can make.
Here is a list of 13 Galentine's Day DIY ideas for your bffs!
I found these super adorable ideas for you to DIY for your girlfrannns, mom, aunts, sisters, coworkers, neighbors -- you get the idea.
1. Drink Marker Party Favors
via Coastal BrideThese are perfect for a girls night in! I can't think of a better way to mark your
man drinks with these fun little drink markers.Yes, you can just buy the drink markers and call it a day, but why not spend a little extra effort to personalize them?
2. Bath Salts
via Hello GlowIs your BFF in serious need of some pampering? Why not DIY bath salts to give away this Valentine's Day. It's not only a pretty gift to look at but also super thoughtful.
3. Conversation Heart Sweatshirt
via Studio DIYThis sweatshirt is to die for! I love how expensive it looks but you can actually make your own by following the easy-to-follow tutorial. I think I have to make one to keep it for myself.
4. Macrame Bouquet Wrap
via Always RooneySometimes as simple as some flowers is the perfect way to show you care. If you are thinking about giving away a bouquet of flower to your BFF, why not make it extra special by making a macrame bouquet holder.The step-by-step pictures make it easy to follow even if have never worked with macrame before.
5. Mug Cake
via I Heart NaptimeDo you know someone who can't say no to some sweets on Valentine's Day? Why not bake some cake it in a mug?Find a mug you like or you can DIY your own by drawing on a white mug with an oil based sharpie then bake it in the oven.The printable tag with a heart really adds some v-day vibe to this single serving cup of delicious goodness.
6. Grow-A-Boyfriend Bathbombs
via Studio DIYWho needs a guy on Valentine's Day if you can grow your own?
7. Rainbow Sprinkle Bath Bombs
via Bitz & GigglesNot into the grow your own man in a bath bomb idea? Make one minus the muscular man! Make it extra fun by putting some rainbow sprinkles into the mix.
8. Sunglasses Case
via Brit + CoYou can never have too many sunglasses and sunglasses cases right?
9. Message Bracelets
via Lindsey CrafterLook at how fun these personalized bracelets are! Sure, they might not match with your monochromatic aesthetics or that cool girl vibe, but they are totally #BFFGOALS (there, you can put that message on your bracelet, free of charge!) ?Imagine how much fun it would be if you gather some of your closest girlfriends and have a bracelet making party? I want in!
10. Printable Temporary Tattoos
via Studio DIYI'm all about that temporary tattoos because hellooo? commitment issues here! I love these quirky designs and they're perfect for all the ladies in your life!Not feeling the designs? No problem! Just design your own on the computer than print them onto temporary tattoo paper.
11. XO Wine Stoppers
via We're Going To Make ItThese are also perfect if you are planning to invite some of your gals over for a night in with wine on Valentine's Day.
12. Friendship Bracelets & Printable Cards
via Studio DIYThis idea has got to be my favorite. I love love love how cute the necklaces turn out and how perfect they come in a pair with those matching cards.Who can resist these cute little polymer clay charms? They are just too adorable. I love watching Youtube videos of polymer clay tutorials and always thought I would give it a try.
13. Coloring Pages
via Persia LouIt doesn't look like the coloring book craze is dying down anytime soon. This gift is perfect for the girlbosses in your life that needs a bit of de-stressing.You can print out the free printable on Persia Lou. Or if you want to get really creative, you can draw your own coloring page with personalized messages.
Did you see any ideas that you like would give it a try this year? Feel free to share with me if you have any other ideas that are perfect for Galentine's Day gift.