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Japanese printed bowls

These Anthropologie-inspired bowls are perfect for storing jewellry or just brightening up the room. Find out how to make them here. [photo: thelovelydrawer]

16 of the best DIY Christmas gifts that you'll want to keep for yourself

Whether you’re yet to start your Christmas shopping, or you’ve smugly wrapped everything up for 2018 already, you’ll probably still reach mid-December and realise there’s one person you’ve left off of your list.

Maybe it’s the friend who has enough disposable income to buy whatever she likes, whenever she likes. Or perhaps the last-minute work Secret Santa announcement, or a distant relative who’s now joining you for the day.

Whatever the case, it’s not really Christmas until you’re panicking over what to buy while stress eating mince pies.

But instead of frantically online shopping or pulling out last year’s unwanted gifts, why not make a present instead?

It doesn’t matter if your friend or relative is an avid baker, loves to pamper or collects homeware like Urban Outfitters is closing down, because we’ve found the perfect gifts for everyone on this list.

And spending some time DIY-ing your presents is the perfect way to relax with Michael Bublé’s Christmas album on in the background and a drink (or two, for stress purposes) in hand…

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