Try this DIY Homemade Heating Pad - Handmade Gift Series. A great beginner sewing tutorial. And makes a perfect holiday gifts. You need a sewing machine to make this. But what a great gift to make & receive!
Christmas Gifts in a Jar - Baileys with Hot Chocolate >> I made these last year for my coworkers, and they were a big hit! I ended up hot gluing the baileys to the lids of the mason jars because they kept slipping off with just the twine.