Gift Shop - Crafter

Gift Ideas for the Crafter

After one visit to the Craft Cottage, you’ll know that we elves LOVE crafting, so it should come as no surprise that these gift ideas are near and dear to our elfy hearts. For the crafty and artsy people in your life, encourage their creative side with these gifts.

Pucker up! DIYers will be happy to receive this lip balm kit, which they can use to make their own lip moisturizer from natural and organic ingredients. What’s more, each purchase of this kit helps women living in transitional housing build job skills. Read the story here.
The recipient of this Felt Succulent Kit can craft their own assortment of fuzzy plants. The kit comes with pre-cut pieces of felt, so the recipient can begin making their plants straight out of the box. Once assembled, adhere the faux succulents to the box frame, and they’ll have a beautiful arrangement to enjoy for years to come. No green thumb required!
This Birdie Yarn Bowl makes a wonderful gift for those who knit, crochet, or otherwise work with yarn. It features a deep J hook on one side and three holes on the other. This beautiful bowl is handcrafted in New York.
Women who love to create their own stylish accessories will enjoy making this Skinny Leather Bracelet—even if they’ve never stitched before! The kit includes one pre-punched leather cuff, embroidery floss, a tapestry needle, easy-to-follow instructions, and 8 stitching charts.
The Slice Precision Cutter is a great tool for anyone who loves paper crafting. Instead of a traditional steel blade, this knife has a ceramic blade, which stays sharp longer. Plus, the blade length is shorter, reducing the risk of injury.
Folks who are intrigued by embroidery, but intimidated by complex designs and stitches will love this Botanical Embroidery Kit. Designer Megan Eckman makes embroidery fun and inviting for novices with her easy-to-follow patterns. Choose from either the fern or the dandelion kit.
Chemistry and handcrafted goodness come together in this Create Your Own Bath Bomb Kit. Crafters of all ages will enjoy making a variety of fizzy balls with the included colorants and fragrances.
Seamstresses and quilters alike can keep their sewing essentials at hand with this Sewing Station. On top of this oversized clay spool, they’ll find a pincushion and a slot for scissors. Lift the lid to access the storage space inside—a perfect spot for bobbins and thread.
Any crafter will enjoy trying their hand at the ancient art of weaving with this DIY Weaving Kit. The kit includes everything needed for their first tapestry: a loom, 2 shuttles, a pickup stick, a comb, a tapestry needle, and assorted colored yarn.
Learn how to dye fabric using indigo ink with this Indigo Textile Dye Kit. The boxed set comes with supplies needed get started: indigo powder, rubber bands, wooden tiles, and rubber gloves. It also includes instructions for various dyeing patterns and shibori techniques.
A Sizzix die-cutting machine is a wonderful tool that opens up a whole new world of crafty possibilities. When using an appropriate die, the machine can cut various materials, which makes it a good choice for crafters and sewers. Give the recipient a die or two so they can start creating right away!
Your crafty friend can learn how to needle felt and create a few adorable hedgehogs with this needle felting kit.