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.
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.
Folks who love to crochet will enjoy Edward’s Menagerie. Filled with patterns for 40 animals, the recipient of this book will be well on their way to creating a collection of cuddly critters.
These Slip-N-Snip Folding Scissors are small and compact, making them ideal for crafters on-the-go. No need to limit this gift to just crafters, though—it’s handy for anyone! Ever needed to snip a loose thread or open a blister pack? These would make a good stocking stuffer, too.
The book, Creative Lettering: Techniques & Tips from Top Artists, is a handy source of inspiration for anyone who loves illustrations, calligraphy, or even scrapbooking.
Everything your loved one needs to learn quilling is in this Quilled Creations Beginner Quilling Kit. They can make cards, ornaments, window decorations, and the like.
Paper punches are a fabulous gift to give any crafter. This snowflake punch by EK Success creates pretty cutouts, and the snowflakes interlock to make a garland!
This Show Me How book is filled with 500 “how to’s.” Crafters and non-crafters will both appreciate this fun book.
Martha Stewart Crafts Embossing Starter Kit is a great introductory kit for anyone wanting to learn how to emboss. (Keep in mind that the heat tool is sold separately.)
In addition to turning heads and capturing attention, this Sterling Silver Origami Crane Necklace is sure to grab the heart of any crafter. Looking for origami crane earrings? You can find some here on Amazon or here on Etsy.
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.