It happens every time you’re invited to a baby shower. You’re faced with a registry that’s useful but impersonal, and you think to yourself, “If only I could make something special.” We feel you. After all, nothing beats a handmade gift.
To really wow the mommy-to-be and at the same time honor her registry requests, we suggest buying something small and trying your hand at making something, too. Don’t be scared! There are many projects that are well within your crafting capabilities: a simple handmade book, no-sew felt booties, and more. Click above for our round-up of totally do-able handmade baby gifts.