17 Homemade Beer Mugs Ideas You Can DIY Easily

Are you wondering what to gift your beer-lover friend on his/her birthday? If yes, we’ve got you covered!

What’s more, DIYing something is quite satisfying in itself. But, if you DIY gift for others, it becomes more meaningful and valuable to the receiver. You can gift this mug to yourself too!

For your convenience, we’ve gathered 17 incredible DIY beer mugs ideas. Let’s have a look at each one of them, shall we?

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1. DIY Custom Craft Beer Mugs for Dad

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You can DIY custom craft beer mugs for Father’s Day for your beer-loving father just by following simple instructions mentioned on this site. The materials needed to customize your beer mugs are also listed on this site.

You can also choose your own font and size to create art. Once you’ve decided the font and size, follow the instructions and next thing you will have is a customized beer mug for your dad.

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2. Making a beer mug out of wood 🍺 (DIY)

Ever wanted a wooden beer mug of your own? If yes, then this video tutorial shows how you can make a super cool beer mug just from wood. Moreover, this video tutorial is incredibly easy to follow.

These DIY beer mugs really have an eye-catching antique and authentic look. Follow the step by step instructions, as shown in the video to create your own antique unique beer mug.

3. DIY Glitter Beer Mugs

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If you love glitters, here’s a DIY glitter beer mug tutorial for you. The supplies needed for you to make glitter beer mugs are listed on the site. All you need to do is follow the step by step instructions on the site to create your own glitter beer mugs.

You can also add a vinyl decal to your mug, which makes them more beautiful. If you are a wine lover, then you can use the same procedure for your wine glass.

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4. DIY Custom Beer Mugs for St. Patrick’s Day

The Youtuber Marie Lengerich guides us to make beer mugs for St. Patrick’s Day. You can customize your beer mugs depending on the festival you are celebrating simply by following this tutorial procedure.

The Youtuber also ensures you that the beer mugs are dishwasher safe after fully cured. You can make this custom DIY beer mugs very quickly and easily.

5. DIY Wooden Beer Mug (No Lathe)

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If you have an old shelf at your place, then you can convert it into a beer mug by following the instructions given on this site. Though you don’t need a lathe machine, other power machines are required for this DIY.

So, you should either take training or use those power machines under expert supervision. After machine work, you can simply finish up your mug by applying mineral oil to take out the color and grain of the woods used.

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6. DIY Beer Mug

If you are a DIY lover and have enough free time, DIY your own beer mug for yourself. This video tutorial shows how you can make wooden beer mug from a repurposed hardwood shelf.

You can simply follow the procedure given in the tutorial, and you will end up converting a wooden piece into an excellent own beer mug.

7. 30 & Thirsty- DIY Beer Mugs

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If your partner is a beer lover, then you can simply utilize your free time to DIY beer mugs and gift them on their birthday. The blogger made a customized beer mug to gift her husband on his 30th birthday on this site.

The materials needed, along with the stepwise instructions, are provided on this site. The only thing you must do is follow the instructions to make your own mugs.

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8. How To Make Wooden 🍻Beer Mug 🍺

This video tutorial by Ali53 Woodwork teaches you an innovative idea of DIYing your own beer mugs using pieces of woods. Similarly, you can also prepare wooden mugs without using any carving or woodturning tools.

However, many other powers tools are required to complete the project. So, you must either be trained in handling woodworking machines or seek expert supervision before using such tools.

This DIY Chalkboard Beer Mug Will Surely Cheer Up Dad on Father’s Day

This DIY Chalkboard Beer Mug Will Surely Cheer Up Dad on Father’s Day

This DIY Chalkboard Beer Mug Will Surely Cheer Up Dad on Father’s Day

9. DIY Chalkboard Beer Mug

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Are you wondering what to gift your dad on Father’s Day? If he is a beer lover, you can simply use his beer glass and customize it with a chalkboard project and gift him.

All you need is a beer glass, white paper with a lovely message for him, and a liquid chalkboard marker for this DIY. Though this DIY is really simple, it’s great that you’ll be making something personal for your father on Father’s Day.

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10. Make a Wooden Beer Stein

These wooden beer steins will definitely make your friends jealous! And, if you gift these steins to them, they’ll surely cherish it for life. Learn how to make not one, but two antique-looking beer stein by following this Youtube tutorial.

Both of these steins are awesome. Most of the commenters favoured the second one as the Youtuber used a horn-shaped handle for the second beer stein. Watch the video and tell us which stein you loved the most!

11. DIY Etched Beer Mugs for Dad

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We’ve got a tutorial for everybody! Don’t have enough woodworking knowledge? Etch a glass beer mug for your dad. Choose the font and design of your liking and DIY a fantastic etched beer mug.

As etching a beer mug doesn’t demand much time and effort, you can even DIY one for yourself. Or, if you’ve too much of leisure time, make a few for your friends and cheer them up!

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12. Beer stein – From Scratch – How it’s made

Watch how an authentic German beer stein is made from scratch in this video. This video is not a tutorial. However, the narrator of the video explains the procedure quite clearly.

To see the maker carving the outside of the stein very craftily and beautifully is incredibly fascinating. If you’ve got skills and know what supplies you’ll need for the project, try DIYing one for yourself. After all, DIY is all about experimenting!

13. Wooden Beer Mug

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The blogger from Instructables DIYed a 15 cm X 22 cm wooden beer mug using pallet wood. However, he warns his readers that a beer stein made up of pallet wood is not quite safe to drink from.

But if you want to make it for decorative purpose, read this tutorial blog. You don’t need any woodturning machine or some fancy professional equipment. However, if you want to make a beer mug you can drink from, the blogger has suggested you check the comment section.

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14. How to Make a Wooden Beer Mug (Easy Gift Idea)

Do you want to gift a wooden beer mug to your loved ones? If yes, follow this easy-to-do video tutorial by Diy builds. The Youtuber used a scrap piece of 1/2 maple roughly 9 inches by 41 inches to cut an 11-degree angle on 16 pieces of wood cut to approximately 10 inches long.

If you’re interested in more such woodworking DIYs, you’ll be impressed by the creativity you’ll see on the channel Diy builds.

15. Create with Me!~ DIY Etched Glass Beer Mugs

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This etched ‘Mr’ and ‘Mrs’ glass beer mugs will make a wonderful wedding gift for your favorite couple.

You can also DIY a pair for you and your partner. Or, just make a pair for you and your bestie! If you’re interested in reading blogs on décor, lifestyle, and crafty DIYs like this one, you’ll love White Cottage Home and Living.

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16. DIY Monogram Beer Mug

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Etching glass mugs are incredibly fun, and at the same time, it is a great way of personalizing the items. Here’s another etched beer mug tutorial for you!

DIY a monogram beer mug by following this tutorial by A NIGHT OWL. This site is filled with delicious recipes and crafty DIYs like this one.

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17. Epic Pallet Beer Mug – Making Of

Do you want to make an epic pallet beer mug? If yes, here’s the tutorial for you! The only downside of this tutorial is that the dimensions for the mug are not mentioned.

However, the Youtuber has kindly mentioned that these beer mugs shouldn’t be made out of pallet wood you find on the reconstruction areas, factories, and oil industries as they might be toxic.


A DIY beer mug makes a perfect gift for your beer enthusiasts in your life. Be it friends, your dad, or your life partner, this gift can certainly bring a smile to their faces. And, even if you make one for yourself, drinking beer out of your DIY beer mug, certainly hits different!

What’s more, these beer mugs are incredibly easy to make and doesn’t take up too much of your time as well. However, you must need a proper set of tools and equipment to complete this project. So, choose one and start the project right away!

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