Handmade Holiday Gift Ideas!

Post - December 6, 2016

There is something special about giving and receiving gifts that were made by hand. As a maker, it can sometimes be difficult to find the right customer. So in the spirit of this great story, we want to help you find some great handmade goods from our community! Keep in mind everyone of these makers put a lot of time and energy into their products. Your purchases are making a difference for someone that is either doing this full time or hoping to do it full time in the future!

coffeescoopKnotty Log Woodworks – Every item in Brad’s store is made to order just for you! Pens, Cutting Boards, Pepper Mills, Custom Signs, Coffee Scoop, Jewelry Box, Baby Rattles and more! You can also follow him on Facebook

drumGoodman Drum Company – This father and son team that make unique, handcrafted solid wood drums, reclaimed wood tables cutting boards and much more out of Jackson, SC! You can also follow them on Facebook

3D Woodworking Plans – A great present for a woodworker! Bruce started a few years ago with a plan for a bed in a box from a Fine Woodworking article and his site has grown to approximately 160 different plans!

Sewing Oaks – A husband and wife team that combine their love of fabric, wood and monograms to create products you will enjoy giving to others or keeping for yourself. iPad Stands, Christmas Ornaments, Balancing Bottle Stands and more!

teetherTop Hat Honey Bees – A husband and wife team that sell handmade baby toys and handmade soaps. (She does the soaps and he does the woodworking)!

santasBumpa’s Wood Creations – Tom and his wife create the cutest carved Santa’s you will ever see. He is sold out currently, but is taking special orders!

gal-wood-014Anthony Janflone – Decorative 3D Seasonal Plaques, Wooden Ornaments, Small Ring Boxes and more!

cutting-boardDenette Woodworks – Russell builds fine custom furniture from Conway, AR. He has a number of ready to ship pieces that include cutting boards, business card holders, beautiful boxes, birdhouses and shelves. His made to order pieces include Greene and Greene Adirondack Benches and Chairs and custom cutting boards.

dice-coastersRowdy Penguin Productions – Cutting Boards, Coasters, Wall Art, Mini Bottle Openers, Wine Gift Boxes, Keepsake Boxes, Candle Holders and more!

wooden-stateUS of Wood – Wouldn’t it be cool to have a wooden topographic map of any US state? Well Noah is who can make them for you. Each item is made by hand in a one-person shop in Pennsylvania.

prep-boardDeanCreates – Dean creates some beautiful custom cutting boards. They take 2 weeks to produce so get those orders in now!

messenger-bagSALT: Saving A Life Together – Guild member Scott McClaury’s wife is a partner in a non-profit that sells beautiful bags and accessories made by women in Cambodia who would otherwise be at risk for human trafficking.

cigar-penWood Majestic – Scott makes hand crafted custom ink pens, pen cases, pen stands, hand turned bowls, custom display cases and other wood working items such as tables and other furniture!

bottle-stopperDonny Carter – Bottle Stoppers, Bee Traps and Seam Rippers!

offcutsaustinOffcuts Austin – Reused & recycled materials made into beautiful necklaces!

catpostAlexanders Studio – Alexander offers made to order cutting boards, tables, lamps, cat scratchers and posts from Baltimore, Maryland!

birdseye-maple-tea-boxMcIntyre Furniture – Kim creates beautiful handmade tea boxes that are ready to ship! Custom orders are also welcomed!

end-grain-cutting-boardHandmade Wood Gifts – A husband and wife team that create pens, cutting boards, pepper grinders, clocks, tables, turned bowls, cuff links and coffee scoops! All ready to ship! Custom orders available too from their website!

angelIvy Church Woodworks – featuring Wood Turned Angel Ornaments with more products coming soon!

historical-displays___ike_s_gambleCustom Historical Displays – Scott creates amazing custom historical displays. Seriously click on the link and check out some of his past work.

welcomOak Lane Woodworks – Chris has great in stock gifts, as well as made to order, all made in New Jersey! Here are just a few products he is offering Pens & Desk Accessories, Clocks, Candle Holders, Cutting Boards, Wall Signs and More!

bench-overviewBenham Design Concepts – Brian specialize in creating unique pieces of custom furniture and functional art from Colorado Springs, Colorado! Head over to his website to see his impressive portfolio and learn more about having a custom piece made for you or a loved one!

kitten-puzzlePlanX – Bill creates fun scroll saw art figurines, magnets, napkin rings, ornaments and puzzles! You can also follow him on Facebook

benchBoard To Home – Tiran creates beautiful George Nelson Inspired Slat Table Mid Century Bench from Westfield, New Jersey!

chery-end-grainMike Rhode Woodworking – Mike creates handmade wood products like endgrain cuttingboards, cheese/bread cutting boards, board paste and more from Coon Rapids, Minnesota!

steampunk-penApp Wood Works – Neil offers some very unique handmade, high quality wooden and acrylic pens! Check out his Steampunk Pens, and various bullet pens!

cheese-boardBiscuit Tree Woodworks – John has a selection of beautiful wooden cheese boards, Bread/Bagel Knifes and Rustic America Flag art ready to ship today!

razorCoast 2 Coast Woodworks – Tom has a HUGE online store full of ready to ship one of a kind items like coffee & ice cream scoops, unique pens, detachable key chains, cutting boards, bottle openers, razors, seam rippers, letter openers, light pulls and more!

rustic-tableLews Wood Design – Matt creates custom wood furniture to meet your needs. He offers made to order furniture like an entry bench and coat rack, a subway tile bookcase, rustic tables, wooden maps and more!

chairsMagnolia Works – Todd and Margaret Munoz design and build fine custom furniture in their shop in Fullerton, California. Their furniture is made to order so check out their website to view their portfolio of desks, cabinets, dining, frames and more!

cribCreme Anglaise – Jocelyn is a furniture maker from France and along with his wife Emilie they design and create children decoration and furniture, Emilie studied at the London college of fashion and created that brand in 2008 after the birth of their first child.

candle-standsFractured Turnings – Beautiful turnings of bowls and more from Matthew in Rex, Georgia.

winebarrellGlitch – Rich has a number of products in stock and ready to ship! Tealight candle holders, centerpiece platers, coat hangers, lazy susans, wine racks and more!

storage-dishFresh Tracks Shop – Adam and his partner use fabric & wood to create some amazing gifts. Choose from cutting boards, bottle openers, beautiful purses, totes and bags and even a kids collection!

shydogShy Dog Designs – William creates custom made furniture just for you! Check out his impressive portfolio to see examples of his past work, including Custom Arcade Consoles, Maloof-inspired sculpted chair and ottoman, tables and more!

walnut-and-maple-end-grain-cutting-boardVintage Penguin Studios – Todd creates beautiful made to order cutting boards that will last a lifetime!

maplecribLawrence Brothers Woodworking – Benjamin and his brother sell custom handmade maple, cherry, and walnut cribs. So it may not be in time for the holidays (there’s a 3 month lead time), but this special custom made crib could be given all year round.

Irish Wooden Gifts – Damien creates custom Personalized Bespoke Gifts from Dublin, Ireland! You can find Solid Wooden Running Medal Holders, Wooden Lego Blocks, Tealight holders, Slate Coasters, and more!

****Note if you have a store with in stock handmade items for sale, feel free to add your store in the comments!****

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