Everyone loves getting presents, but as they say, sometimes it’s better to give than to receive. With the holiday season upon us, we need to start thinking ahead about what to get for our friends. And you can make the giving even more fun if you store your thoughtful gifts into beautiful, festive and decorative bags you made yourself. This year, get to work and craft your own holiday gift bags to add a personal touch to every present. A little effort can go a long way, and whoever receives your present put in a special bag just for them will be sure to appreciate it. So, wish your loved ones a Merry Christmas with the added holly jolly cheer of these Christmas themed ideas that are too cute to ignore.

Felt Gift Bag

diy-christmas-gift-bags_01DIY Tutorial via milkymug.com

Musical Christmas Tree Gift Bag

diy-christmas-gift-bags_02DIY Tutorial via hercreativespirit.blogspot.ca

Bow Tied Felt Mini Gift Bag

diy-christmas-gift-bags_03DIY Tutorial via blueberryjunkie.com

Shabby Chic Burlap Gift Bag

diy-christmas-gift-bags_04DIY Tutorial via theserendipitousscrapper.blogspot.com

Festive Crochet Gift Bag

diy-christmas-gift-bags_05DIY Tutorial via mariannaslazydaisydays.blogspot.co.uk

 Small Christmas Gift Bags

diy-christmas-gift-bags_06DIY Tutorial via crazylittleprojects.com

Snowflake Treat Bags

diy-christmas-gift-bags_07DIY Tutorial via marthastewart.com

Mini Gift Bags

diy-christmas-gift-bags_08DIY Tutorial via aspoonfulofsugardesigns.com

Mini Gift Pouches from Napkins

diy-christmas-gift-bags_09DIY Tutorial via prettyhandygirl.com

Santa Bag

diy-christmas-gift-bags_10DIY Tutorial via crafterhoursblog.com