15 DIY Dog Christmas Gifts & Gift Ideas For Dog Lovers
Win hearts and waggy tails with these dog-inspired handmade gifts.
Pet lifestyle expert Serena Faber-Nelson is the founder of Pretty Fluffy. A contributor to Everyday with Rachael Ray, Modern Dog Magazine, Cesars Way and more; her modern, stylized take on DIY dog treats has seen her recipes viewed millions of times over.
Serena is the author of the go-to dog mom bible, Dog Mama, and the popular dog treat recipe book, Healthy Homemade Dog Treats.
Looking for fun, easy-to-make DIY dog Christmas gifts? We’ve got your canine Christmas gifting all wrapped up!
If you’re anything like us, putting a whole lotta love, thought and care into homemade Christmas gifts is one of the best things about the holidays.
Maybe it’s the element of surprise or the gift being a one-of-a-kind, but there’s just something so special about a homemade present, especially at Christmas.
And just quietly, we’ve even thrown in a few DIY gifts for dog lovers too!
Because hardworking dog mums and pet parents deserve a little spoiling too, are we right…?
15 DIY Dog Christmas Gifts & DIY Gifts Dog Lovers
1. Holiday Doggy Donut Toys by Pretty Fluffy
If you’d love to know how to make homemade toys for dogs that are fun, festive and fantastically simple to make, do-nut look any further!
Get the full DIY dog toy tutorial here.
2. DIY Pet Pillows by Yellow Brick Home
When it comes to DIY gifts for dog lovers, does it get any better than your pet’s cute face on a cuddly cushion?
See the DIY pet pillow tutorial here.
3. No-Sew DIY Dog Stockings for Christmas by Pretty Fluffy
Our beautiful homemade Christmas stockings are a stylish and thoughtful holiday gift not only your pup will enjoy – but your whole family too!
See our step-by-step DIY dog stockings tutorial here.
4. Pet-Friendly DIY Ornaments by Pretty Fluffy
Want to add some extra holiday sparkle to your home? You’ll love these budget-friendly and pet-friendly DIY Christmas ornaments.
Find the DIY Christmas Ornaments tutorial here.
5. DIY Pet ID Tag by Martha Stewart
If you’re looking for DIY dog Christmas gifts that are fashionable too, the downloadable templates make light work of creating your very own customisable pet tag!
Get the full DIY pet tag tutorial here.
6. Holiday DIY Treat Jar by Pretty Fluffy
When you’re gifting a batch of delicious homemade Christmas dog cookies, the perfect ‘gift box’ is a sparkly dog treat jar sure to bring the joy.
Read the complete DIY treat jar tutorial here.
7. DIY Doggie Advent Calendar by Pretty Fluffy
With a simple and special activity lined up for each day of the countdown, this DIY dog advent calendar will have your pup happily enjoying every day of the holiday season.
Grab the DIY dog advent calendar tutorial here.
8. Last Minute DIY Gift Boxes by Pretty Fluffy for IHeart Organizing
These last-minute grocery store gifts-in-a-box ideas involve just one trip to the grocery store, some easy DIY and the bonus printables!
Find the full DIY gift box tutorial here.
9. DIY Canine Wine Toppers by Pretty Fluffy
Love dogs? Check. Love wine? Check! Homemade gifts for dog lovers AND wine lovers don’t get much better than this (oh and there’s glitter involved too!)
Get the full DIY wine topper tutorial here.
10. DIY Ombre Dog Leash by Curbly
Homemade gifts for dogs can be stylish too – and we do care about your pup’s wardrobe after all! Go bright and bold with this DIY dip-dyed dog leash.
See the DIY dip-dyed dog leash tutorial here.
11. T-Shirt Dog Toy by FiveBarks
This doggie DIY is one of our all-time favourites as it’s so clever and simple, and makes good use of old clothes or fabrics. It’s the perfect homemade toy for dogs that chew, tug and love their playtime!
Read the DIY dog toy tutorial here.
12. DIY No-Sew Dog Collar Sleeves by Pretty Fluffy
Love stylish and crafty DIY gifts for dog lovers? We think you’ll love gifting a fancy homemade dog collar sleeve to your favourite pet parent for their dog to wear with pride!
Grab the DIY dog collar sleeve tutorial here.
13. DIY Christmas Ornament for Dogs (Filled with Treats!) by Pretty Fluffy
Fun to make, decorative and extra delicious for your pup, our very own DIY dog Christmas ornaments make beautiful additions to your holiday decor.
See the DIY Christmas baubles tutorial here.
14. DIY ‘Santa’s Little Helper’ Holiday Treat Bags by Pretty Fluffy
Planning on baking homemade dog treats for Christmas? These DIY treat bags are perfect for gifting to all your dog-loving family and friends.
Find the complete DIY treat bags tutorial here.
15. DIY ‘Happy Howlidays’ Doggie Gift Tags & Labels by Pretty Fluffy
The perfect finishing touch to any dog-inspired homemade Christmas gift are these adorable DIY gift tags. Happy Howlidays guaranteed!
Read the full DIY gift tags tutorial here.
Want more Christmas gift ideas for dogs?
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Pretty Fluffy is the ultimate lifestyle destination for dog lovers.
Thank you for being part of our dog-loving community!