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25 DIY Christmas Gifts You Can Make with Your Cricut Maker 3

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cricut. All opinions are 100% mine.

I love to make DIY Christmas gifts for my loved ones. There is something special about being able to make something that is personalized especially for someone. The Cricut Maker 3 makes it crazy easy to make all kinds of gifts and so today I’m sharing with you 25 projects that I think would make some fun Christmas gifts.

I loved my Cricut Maker and after having the Cricut Maker 3 for a few months now I feel like it’s a definite improvement over a machine that I already loved. The Cricut Maker 3 still has the great versatility of the Cricut Maker but with a couple of great improvements:

  • you can use smart materials without a mat
  • you can now make cuts up to 12 feet long with the smart materials
  • can cut faster than the Cricut Maker
Cricut Maker 3

One of my favorite features of the Cricut Maker 3 is that you can add on the Roll Holder to hold the Smart Materials. The Roll Holder keeps the materials lined up nicely for the cut and then has a built in trimmer so that you can a nice clean cut on a vinyl roll after the Maker is finished with your cut.

Cricut Maker 3 roll holder

25 DIY Christmas Gifts You Can Make with the Cricut Maker 3

[1] Personalized Beach Towel

Add a name to a beach towel for a custom gift that you can pair with some fun beach toys.

personalized beach towel

[2] Traveling Tic Tac Toe Game

Make a cute little tic tac toe game that travels easily thanks to the zippered pouch.

tic tac toe game pouch

[3] Monogrammed Clip Board

I think a monogrammed clip board or one with their name on it would make a fun little teacher gift paired with a gift card or some school supplies.

monogrammed clipboard

[4] Felt Name Pennant

Recently I saw some cute pennants in a display and it inspired me to make some felt name pennants for my sons. This is a super easy project that is visually so pretty.

felt name pennant

[5] Infusible Ink Coasters

Custom Coasters are a charming Christmas or housewarming present. You could make them with monograms, a favorite image or saying, or keep it simple like I did and utilize infusible ink with a pretty pattern.

infusible ink coasters

[6] Leather Bookmarks

Book lovers need bookmarks. Make some using this leather bookmark tutorial.

engraved leather bookmarks sitting on a book

[7] Festive Doormat

Design Space has so many wonderful images that would work well for making a festive doormat. If you want you could also make something more personalized like a monogram or family name.

Merry Christmas Doormat

[8] Makeup Pouch

I think a personalized makeup pouch stuffed with a few goodies would make a cute gift for a teen or tween girl.

Makeup Pouch and Makeup on a table

[9] Personalized Journal

Encourage a young writer by gifting him or her a cute, personalized writing journal.

personalized journal with markers

[10] Picture Puzzle

Print out a cute family photo and make a picture puzzle that’s fun to put together.

picture puzzle

[11] Insulated Cup

Grab a cute insulated travel mug and personalize it! Pair the personalized mug with your recipient’s favorite coffee or tea for a fun little gift bundle.

personalized insulated travel mug

[12] Customized Art Pouch

To encourage creativity you could make a customized art pouch and stuff it with some art supplies for your favorite creative.

the completed art supply pouch with some markers

[13] Book Tote

I was really impressed with the quality of the Cricut tote blanks when I used one to make this book tote. Throw a couple of books inside or a gift card to a local bookstore and you have a great gift for your book lover.

personalized book tote with a mug

[14] Leather Earrings

I love earrings and think these leather earrings are a fun gift for those who love to accessorize.

leather earrings

[15] Fabric Key Fob

Learn how to make fabric key fobs and you can make some fun stocking stuffers and use up some fabric scraps at the same time!

fabric key fob

[16] Leather Key Fob

In keeping with the key fob idea you could make some really cute leather key fobs with names on them.

leather key fobs

[17] Christmas Ornaments

You can make so many different Christmas ornaments with the versatility of the Cricut Maker 3. These ceramic Christmas ornaments are so simple to put any design you want on them with vinyl.

ceramic Christmas ornament

[18] Felt Flower Wreath

The Cricut Maker 3 makes it so, so easy to cut out fabric flowers. I used some to make a felt flower wreath that has a slight Christmas vibe but you can make any style of wreath.

felt flower wreath

[19] Glass Dish Label

You can customize a glass baking dish for the cook in your life.

the personalized baking dish

[20] Custom Trip Frame

Commemorate a special trip with a photo of you and your loved one in a custom trip frame.

the finished custom frame

[21] Kitchen Towels

Make some measurement conversion towels for your favorite cooks.

kitchen conversion towel

[22] Favorite Characters T-Shirt

Make a shirt with all the favorite characters from your loved one’s favorite TV show or book.

favorite character t shirt

[23] Leather Coasters

I love making projects with leather and I think that these engraved leather coasters would make an amazing gift.

leather coasters

[24] Monogrammed Candle

Everyone loves a good candle so make a personalized one with a monogram or cute design on it.

the monogrammed candle

[25] Hot Cocoa Sign

You can make all sorts of signs with the Maker 3 and I chose to make a festive hot cocoa sign.

the finished hot cocoa sign

Mary Martha Mama