With the economy as rough a shape as it’s been, a lot of folks are turning towards frugal gift ideas this year. These are gifts that a frugal in the sense they don’t cost a lot of money but what they do replace with dollars and cents is oftentimes worth so much more. A gift doesn’t have to be expensive, it just has to have a lot of thought, care, and creativity in order to be a great gift. As we hunker down and try to end another tough economic year, things like homemade gifts  will probably make many an appearance on Christmas day.
What is the best frugal Christmas gift that you’ve given or received? Or even just saw or heard about?
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