Cute, easy, and cool!
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Design and wear your own emoji pins using shrinkable plastic.
The pin trend is adorable, but they can be kind of expensive for something so small. And you don't have to be good at drawing to make these pretty: you simply print out your favorite designs on regular paper, then trace over them on the shrinking paper. Get the full tutorial here.
Transform any lidded basket into a custom picnic basket with glue and pretty elastic.
This project will probably take you about half an hour, even if you're measuring the elastic for the utensils and glasses twice before gluing them down (which, protip: you should). Of course, you should let the glue dry, too, before trying to use the basket. It makes a great gift stuffed with snacks and wine, too. Learn how to make it here.
Screw hooks into an inexpensive tray so you never have to pull out your phone to remember the date.
You can use whatever color scheme or gift tags you like the best, too. Just double check that your pencil marks for the hooks are in the right place. And if you're worried about your calligraphy coming out nicely, you can try computer-printable tags. Get the full tutorial here.