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.
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
Wow, these DIY cuff links are so smart! They're really classy looking and they'd be the perfect gift for groomsmen. I can't believe that they're handmade! The tutorial shows you how to make cuff links with UV resin - you just have to decide what items to embed. #MillLaneStudio #giftsforgroomsmen #cufflinksforthegroom #classycufflinks #diymensaccessories #howtomakecufflinks #resincufflinks
You'll love using these DIY resin coasters in your games room. Learn the neat trick used to create pixels in resin and then turn the pixels into pixelated retro arcade game characters like these space invaders. Cast the pixels in different colours and then assemble them into aliens so you can have a whole set of Space Invaders. #MillLaneStudio #diygamesroomideas #howtomakeresincoasters #spaceinvadersdecorations #resincoastersideas
It's always so hard to find the right gift for the special man in your life, right? Well, how about making him something that he'll LOVE! This resin tutorial shows you the process for how to make basic cuff links with UV resin. To personalise them just for him, insert themed items in the layers of resin to suit his style.
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