DIY Gifts for Men
Got a special man in your life who loves thoughtful, handmade gifts? Try some of these diy gift ideas which are guy approved.
Are you into geek crafts? Download this Space Invaders template to use in your crafts. It's great for any craft that uses pixels to create the pattern. In this tutorial, the pixels are used to create the aliens for resin coasters. Just use a square silicone trivet from the dollar store to pour the resin into and follow the template to make each alien. Then embed in resin for a truly geeky coaster! #MillLaneStudio #dollarstorecrafts #diyresincoaster #freeprintables #pixelarttemplate #geekcrafts
Make this dazzling but cheeky penguin keychain-bottle opener with UV resin and iridescent mylar film. It might look like dichroic glass but you don't need a glass making skills for this project. In fact, this is such a quick and EASY resin project that you can make it in under an hour - perfect for a beginner!
This is a fun DIY Arcade Game room idea that you can make. Learn the clever trick used to make the pixelated Space Invader aliens and then how to embed them into resin to make a drink coaster. This is the perfect geek accessory to add to your games room or mancave. #MillLaneStudio #arcadegameroomdecoridea #pixeldiycrafts #spaceinvaders #resincoasterdiy
The key to the groom looking sharp on his wedding day is in the details - the finishing touches, so to speak... things like cuff links. Why not DIY some cuff links for him that suit his personality AND match your wedding theme? This UV resin cuff link tutorial shows you how easy it is to make them. Just layer the resin with some personalised trinkets and cure it. Easy! #MillLaneStudio #resintutorial #cufflinksforgroom #diycufflinks #weddingcufflinks #uvresinproject
What a fantastic gift for the man in your life! Make him a pair of personalised cuff links using UV resin. It's a quick project because the resin cures fast but it looks really classy. Just include small trinkets in the resin that suit his personality. #MillLaneStudio #uvresinproject #howtomakecufflinks #diygiftsformen #personalisedcufflinks
Do you like to collect bottle caps from different beverages? Well here's a good way to display them and enjoy them at the same time - embed them in a resin coaster! Make them colour coordinated or choose a random selection of your favourite beers to put together. No matter how you choose your beer caps, they'll be a great talking point every time you use your resin coasters. #MillLaneStudio #beercapcoastersresin #awesomeresincoastersideas #diygiftsformen #diyresincoasters
Running short on time but need to make a quick gift for the special man in your life? Try making these personalised resin cuff links! Grab some alphabet brads or beads, some UV resin and a pair of cuff link bezels and you can make this personalised and thoughtful gift that he'll just love. And he'll never know that it only took you half an hour!
Use these retro arcade games designs to help you create your own alien character crafts based on Space Invaders. Download the free printable pattern to use for any pixel based crafts such as perler beads, knitting and crocheting, cross stitch, diamond dotz, etc. They are perfect for any craft loving geek! #MillLaneStudio #freeprintable #geekcrafts #pixelcraft #perlerbeadspattern #retroarcadegame
Need an easy DIY resin gift idea for the man in your life? Then try your hand at this one. Fill cuff link bezels with his small trinkets, images or whatever he's interested in and then top them up with resin. These resin cuff links are made with UV resin so they're a quick project that you can finish in an hour or so. And he'll be so impressed that you made them yourself!
Cast your own resin coasters with beer bottle caps. They make a fun talking point in a games room, at a home bar, or in a mancave. These DIY resin coasters are a great way to recycle something you'd normally discard and a fun and practical craft. #MillLaneStudio #diycoasters #beerbottlecapcoasters #resincraftideas #mancaveaccessories #resinprojectforguys
Remember the Space Invaders Arcade game that was popular in the 70s and 80s? Well, these DIY resin coasters recreate all the characters in their pixelated glory! Cast the resin aliens in bright colours using a silicone kitchen trivet with square cavities as the mould. Once they're cured, cast them into resin in a coaster mould. And then sit back and ENJOY your walk down memory lane! #MillLaneStudio #pixelart #diyresincoasters #howtomakeresincrafts #resinprojectideas #80sarcadegamespartyideas
Love playing arcade games? Then you'll love making these DIY resin coasters based on the Space Invader aliens. They're made using an inexpensive silicone trivet as the mould to create the pixels. Tutorial includes a BONUS ALIEN TEMPLATE as a guide to create your own set of pixel characters. #MillLaneStudio #diyresincoasters #geekgiftsdiy #pixelcrafts