Super-easy, last-minute gift ideas

Stay calm and read on. We’ve got something for everyone on your list.

Completely personalize gifts for friends & family using your photos. Or try our easy-to-use Canva design tool, which gives you the perfect templates to create ready-to-print files.

Explore some of our favourite staff gift ideas!

#1 A DIY t-shirt for the kids

This creative project is our favourite this season, and it’s easy to re-create.

  • Step 1: find a holiday-themed, black and white line drawing, or doodle one yourself.
  • Step 2: upload and order your custom t-shirts.
  • Step 3: buy fabric markers.
  • Step 4: fun for the whole family.

Best. Decision. Ever. Fun for all ages 3-99.

#2 A personalized puzzle for your secret santa

This project requires some sleuthing for a favourite or funny photograph. Make sure to find a high-resolution image to get the most vivid picture-perfect puzzle. We can guarantee they’ll never see this one coming.

#3 A cozy toque for the world’s best grandpa

Keep Grandpa’s head cozy this winter with a personalized, knitted toque. This gift is as easy as typing in your papa’s special nickname. The toughest decision? To pom pom or not to pom pom.

#4 A photo calendar to keep Grandma smiling all year round

Wall calendars that wow. Find 12 family-friendly photos to create a gift that provides feel-good vibes all year. Using the Canva design tool, choose from pre-designed Calendar templates or use the Grids tool to customize your own photo layouts.

#5 A family photo to remind mom & dad that you’re the favourite

Sentimental? Check. On budget? Check. Canvas prints are a crowd pleaser and nobody loves a family photo more than mom & dad.

Thanks for reading!

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