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14 Cute DIY Friendship Day Gifts For The Coolest Bestie!

Isheeta SharmaIsheeta Sharma  |  Aug 2, 2017
14 Cute DIY Friendship Day Gifts For The Coolest Bestie!


Friendship day is here guys! It’s on 30 July, 2020 and we are definitely prepping up for it! We know there is no one day to tell your best friends how special and amazing they are in your life but it never hurts, right? Now if you forgot all about friendship day, don’t fret. Of course, the question remains: Just what would you want to give her? Besides all the Friendship Day songs you are planning to sing for her, you can go the DIY friendship day gifts route with a sweet wish. Btw, they also serve as a great DIY gift for friends during the quarantine.

DIY Gift Ideas For Friends To Show Them Your Love

To help you, here are 14 easy DIY gifts ideas that your bestie will love! Because honestly, there is no better way to show someone you love them than making them something with lots of love!

1. A Time For Memories

Scrapbooks never go out of fashion. This easy tutorial by Srushti Patil teaches you how to make a scrapbook from the scratch. Fill it up with all the memories the two of you have made over the years and you’re all set to go!

Also Read Our Story On Gifts For Your Bestie

2. Say Cheese

If you can’t afford a polaroid camera for your bestie yet, don’t worry! This cute Instax card will cheer her up like nothing else. This tutorial by Aditi Card Zone is easy and the end result looks just so awesome!

3. Organize It

Just because your best friend lets her desk be scattered doesn’t mean you should too. It’s time she got her priorities right. And she wouldn’t be able to resist when you gift her this desk organizer by DIY Crafts TV. Make sure you use all her favourite colours!

4. Bands Are The Old Cool

C’mon, we all know Rahul, Anjali, Tina and their oh-so-cool friendship bands. Friendship bands are probably the one constant gift that never becomes boring on friendship day. These 5 designs by Curly Made are perfect for your friend!

5. Fancy Up Her Phone

Your friend hasn’t changed her phone cover for months now and you just can’t stand it! So take it up as your responsibility and get to work. You can give her a protection pouch, fancy up her earphones, phone cover or do all three of them. The tutorials by SaraBeautyCorner are that easy!

6. A Care Package

Nothing says ‘I love you bestie’ like a care package does. Take inspiration from HGTV Handmade and make a special one for your friend. Make sure to give her a bear hug after you deliver the package!

7. A Cutesy Locket

Hey, just because the two of you are almost adults now doesn’t mean you won’t do cutesy things anymore. And there is nothing better than these heart lockets. One part of which will be with your best friend and the other with you. aCupofCakeTV makes it look super easy too!

8. Glow Jars

For the friend who is a little too scared of the dark, this is the perfect gift. These galaxy glow jars by Brooklyn & Bailey will lighten up her room and mood in an instant! And don’t you just want that?

9. A Much-needed Pouch

Now if your friend is always searching her bag for her essentials, she needs a pouch. Why buy one when you can just make one out of pretty duct tapes? Don’t believe us? This video by SoCraftastic is just plain awesome! (you can make a few for yourself too!)

10. Some Sassy Wall Art

Now we know you and your bestie are the queens of this world, the babes and the party starters! And nothing should stop you from showing that off! Here is an easy wall art by Katherout that looks amazing! So go ahead and treat yo’ self! And your bestie too!

11. Personalized Best Friend Candle

How about taking the candle route? Get you and your BFF illustrated on the label. You can do this either by sending a photo to the maker for reference or get it printed from a nearby photoshop. Choose the favourite scent of your BFF and celebrate your friendship with this DIY friendship day gift. This Southern Girl Can help you!

12. Home Made Luxe Craft Box

If you and your bestie enjoy doing some art and craft together, then gift them a homemade luxe craft box this friendship’s day. Make sure that it contains all the materials needed to create a gorgeous home decor project like sheets, scissor, glue, paints and other art supplies specific to the project. You can take on some new art and craft projects and work on them together to have an epic girls craft night.

13. Wine Luscious Lips

If your best girl constantly thinks about her nightly Pinot from the very moment she wakes up then make her a DIY wine lip scrub. Not only will it taste like wine, but also promise an extra dose of nourishment. 

You’ll Need:

  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil
  • 1 tsp sweet wine
  • 4-6 drops raw honey
  • 1-2 drops food colouring (optional)

How to make it:

  1. Add all the ingredients to a medium bowl and stir until completely mixed.
  2. Add a drop or two of food colouring (optional).
  3. Stir the concoction well and scoop it into a clean, airtight container.

Ta-daaa! Your DIY wine scrub is ready!

14. Selfie In a Box

This is the easiest DIY Friendship Day Gift that you can make yourself. All you need is a wooden box, a helium balloon and a few selfies with your bestie. You can get those pretty selfies printed in a polaroid layout and add some sweet friendship day messages to it. Let’s get creating with Alishka, shall we?

Have an awesome friendship day, you all!

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