Maker Culture Holiday

Consumers turn the process of gift-giving and decorating into an activity

Implications - Many holiday purchases are made for either gifting or decor purposes. Consumers looking for a way to scale back on costs, while providing a great experience, are turning to DIY projects. This approach is not only more cost-effective, it also provides a group bonding activity for consumers, signifying a willingness to trade off convenience for the sake of ritual.
SCORE: 5.4
This Year and Warm Top 6 Examples: 21,408 Total Clicks Dec 13 - Dec 15
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DIY Christmas Decor - These Christmas Cloches are an Easy Way to Decorate for the Holidays
SCORE: 6.7
Viral 9,449 Clicks Pub: Nov 11, 14
DIY Christmas Decor
These Christmas Cloches are an Easy Way to Decorate for the Holidays
These Christmas Cloches featured on Honestly WTF will make a great DIY project for the holidays. You can get super creative with it, putting just anything you like under the cloche. This could be... [More]
LEGO Holiday Decor - Chris McVeigh Creates DIY Ornaments that are Cheerful and Playful
SCORE: 4.5
Warm 1,789 Clicks Pub: Dec 2, 14
LEGO Holiday Decor
Chris McVeigh Creates DIY Ornaments that are Cheerful and Playful
There are a number of ways that crafts can be integrated in cheering up the home for Christmas, yet these LEGO holiday decor ideas are more playful than some of those options. First of all, they... [More]
Eco-Friendly DIY Baskets - Melissa Bahen of Lulu the Baker Adorably Repurposes Paper Bags
SCORE: 4.7
Warm 5,507 Clicks Pub: Feb 20, 15
Eco-Friendly DIY Baskets
Melissa Bahen of Lulu the Baker Adorably Repurposes Paper Bags
This DIY basket project offers a great alternative to more traditional basket designs. First of all, it foregoes the need to know how to weave, which is a skill not many do-it-yourselfers have even... [More]
Delectable Donut Decorations - These DIY Donut Ornaments are Ideal for Those Who Have a Sweet Tooth
SCORE: 3.7
Warm 3,065 Clicks Pub: Dec 22, 13
Delectable Donut Decorations
These DIY Donut Ornaments are Ideal for Those Who Have a Sweet Tooth
If you’re looking to switch up your traditional Christmas decorations with something a bit more quirky, then these DIY Donut Ornaments will definitely add a wonderfully scrumptious touch to... [More]
Homemade Holiday Lip Chap - This Christmas-Scented DIY Lip Balm Contains Festive Food Ingredients
SCORE: 5
This Year and Mild 263 Clicks Pub: Dec 29, 15
Homemade Holiday Lip Chap
This Christmas-Scented DIY Lip Balm Contains Festive Food Ingredients
This DIY lip balm is a festive homemade beauty product that uses some of your favorite holiday food ingredients. From Refinery29, the lip moisturizer is inspired by a sweet and refreshing Christmas... [More]
Potted Easter Baskets - This DIY Easter Basket Upcycles an Old Belt and a Flower Pot
SCORE: 3.4
Mild 1,335 Clicks Pub: Feb 20, 15
Potted Easter Baskets
This DIY Easter Basket Upcycles an Old Belt and a Flower Pot
Considering the spring is filled with themes of renewal and regrowth, this DIY Easter basket from HGTV is a fitting way to usher in the warmer weather. As well as saving you a trip from the store... [More]