Homemade Christmas gifts are always a great idea. They’re fun to make, they really get you into the Christmas spirit and they make wonderfully memorable gifts. The best way to invent your own Cat Christmas craft or gift idea is to simply add a cat theme to all the items that surround us during the holidays. A few would be cookies or treats, gift tags, cards, card holders, boxes and bags, gift wrap, ornaments, lights, and wreaths.
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Here are 12 Cat Christmas craft and gift ideas that will make terrific gifts for your cat or for the cat lover in your life. If you’re time is limited this holiday season some of these ideas can become great projects to try anytime in the New Year.
Christmas Cat Card
This is a very unique Cat card you can make for the cat lover in your life that will look great on it’s own or with a gift. Once you have all the materials it looks like an fun easy craft to make this holiday season.
Cat Christmas Tree Ornaments
I’m sure you have a few Cat ornaments on your tree already. But if you don’t or you just can’t get enough of them then try these ornaments to add something fun and unique to your Christmas tree.
Cat Christmas Stocking
Here is a great stocking idea for your cat. Cats love fish and what better way to include your cat in the fun this Christmas but to make them their own Christmas stocking. There is a bit of skill involved so if you’re not handy with a sewing machine maybe you know someone who can help with this project.
Christmas Cat Pillow
Here is something your cat will enjoy snuggling up to all year round and will make a great gift for your cat. Mix-up the material if you like. This is another project you may need help with if you’re not handy with a needle and thread.
Free Vintage Cat Christmas Cards
I never thought to make my own Christmas cards, but why not? These vintage images would make amazing cards. Just download and print them out. Glue them to a stiff card, fold and add your own personal message. You can get some envelopes at your local office supply store. These images can even be used for a variety of other cat Christmas crafts including, card holders, ornaments and gift tags.
You may not be ambitious enough to make something like the climber in the above image. I know I’m not. But why not try designing something simpler. Even if I did have phenomenal energy and ambition, I wouldn’t be able to make something like this in time for Christmas but something simpler would work. If you’re handy with a hammer and nail you should be able to make something more simplified for the holidays. The link offers some good tips on how to go about making a climber. If you want to make a climber but need more time, how about including a sketch of your climber in a Christmas card and start construction in the New Year.
Robotic Laser Pointer
OK, unless you’re an engineer or know someone who is, you’re out of luck on this one. Even so, we included this idea in the hopes that it may inspire you to make something similar but less complicated and within your creative abilities.
Christmas Cat Treats
Yummy! Treats always make a great gift and homemade treats are even better! Here are a few culinary delightful ideas to help you make some tasty treats for your cat or your friends cat this Holiday Season.
Candy Cane Critters
This is a great, unique idea for all the cat lovers out there. They’ll look great on your tree and when you’re feeling a bit puckish they’re quickly available for a quick holiday snack.
Homemade Christmas Cat Toys
This is a very informative series of videos that show you how to make some simple homemade toys this Christmas that your cats will love. I’m sure these ideas will get you thinking about other toys you can make. They also talk about creating a toy that suits your catâ€™s personality. They are definitely worth watching over the holidays and into the New Year.
Mouse shaped Christmas Ornament
Here is a simple ornament you can make that will appeal to your cat. If you cat is too tempted to play with this one then keep it high on the tree or hang it where they can play with it.
Cat Lover Wreath
This is a fun cat Christmas craft for cat lovers. It take a bit of time but when you’re done you’ll have a wonderful personalized Christmas decoration that would look great on the tree, on a door or a window.
Do you have your own cat Christmas craft or gift ideas? Maybe it’s a yearly tradition? If you do, please share it with us in the comments.