When it comes to making gifts, for some people, it can be quite hard. There is always that one person you never know what to get for holidays, birthdays or otherwise. In a lot of cases, that is the lovable “geek” in your circle. If you are a DIY-er and you have a “geek” to make something for, here are 10 DIY Gifts for Geeks.
10 DIY Gifts for Geeks
This Triforce Plush pillow from Sew Desu Me is pretty easy to make as far as sewing goes and any Zelda fan would love it.
If you are handy with knitting, this Mario Mushroom Wrist Warmers set from Vicki Howell might be right what you are looking for!
The Mary Sue features a Dancing Baby Groot that I think is pretty awesome. If you happen to have one of those silly dancing flower things around, that is. Otherwise, I suggest looking for one on eBay.
Every geek needs a cape and this tutorial and pattern from About.com is an easy to follow one.
Zenilorac via Instructables has a great project for repurposing an NES controller that would make a great gift. It’s an NES Controller Wallet. It’s pretty easy to make and requires no sewing!
This Abacus Bracelet from HAHA Bird is pretty amazing. It looks like it may take some skills in the woodworking department, but is totally do-able and totally geek-worthy.
This Keyboard Photo Frame from Handmade by Hannah is a great way to reuse old keyboards, and even if you don’t have one, they can be bought at thrift stores for very cheap.
Doodlecraft has the ultimate gift for a crafty geek like yourself. Check out these Geeky Crochet Hooks!
What about these Tardis Shoes from the Farmer’s Daughter for the Whovian in your life?
Finally, check out these super simple RPG Dice Earrings from Geek With Curves. Super easy to make!
What is your favorite geeky craft here? Let me know in the comments!