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9 Last-Minute DIY Gifts for Food and Book Lovers

DIY gift ideas for food and book lovers you can have ready in time for Christmas! | www.paperplatesblog.com

It's here. The final gift guide of the 2014 holiday season is here. Let that sink in a moment.

Now it's time for action. With Hanukkah in full swing and a little more than a week until Christmas, homemade gifts are probably looking like a pretty good idea right now, aren't they? Luckily, these options are fun or classy — or both — and they have the added benefit of being made with love by you. Peruse the projects below and feel free to share your favorite DIY gift ideas in the comments!

You can also grab inspiration from our guides for foodies, writers and book lovers. And you'll find even more ideas on our 2014 Gift Guides Pinterest board.

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