25 Beautiful Homemade Photo Gifts Perfect for Christmas & More
Are you looking for homemade gift ideas for the hard-to-shop-for family member? We all have them – that person who has everything and says like’d like nothing. This list has unique photo gift ideas perfect for grandparents, parents, favorite auntie, or anyone has everything and loves sentiment! Many of the ideas presented here are even easy enough that your kids will love to get crafty right away.
25 +DIY Photo Gift Ideas
Looking for ideas for thoughtful ways to gift your precious photographs? Here are 25+ different ways to give the most meaningful gift this year!
Want to make your own photo Christams cards? Here's a quick tutorial for using PicMonkey.
Accessories and Displays for Picture Gifts
I love giving personalized gifts. Photos are one way to capture memories and moments in time. Not only do I love giving personalized photo gifts, I love giving a complete package. Here are a few more ideas to display photos and picture gifts.
Once you make a personalized photo throw blanket, give a display ladder as well. This keeps the blankets up off the floor when not in use. The picture can still be displayed on the blanket.
Which photos should I choose for a personalized picture gift?
Select photos of special memories or people. For example, family photos, family pets, or family vacation photos. Choose high-resolution photos for the best results.
What are the best photo gifts for multiple occasions?
Photo gifts are always in season! For holidays, photo ornaments and calendars are always popular. Photo blankets and pillows make cozy gifts for birthdays. Canvas prints and photo books are great for anniversaries or other milestons.
How do I choose photos that go together?
Stick to a theme or color scheme. For example, don’t mix vintage black and white photos with modern, colorful ones. Vary the photo sizes for visual interest. to maintain a cohesive look, choose frames with similar styles and/or colors.
Michelle Marine is the author of How to Raise Chickens for Meat, a long-time green-living enthusiast, and rural Iowa mom of four. She empowers families to grow and eat seasonal, local foods; to reduce their ecological footprint; and to come together through impactful travel.