Holiday Gift Ideas for Crafters

Posted by on Nov 23, 2013

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As the holidays approach, you’re probably either looking for some gifts for the crafters in your life, or you’re a crafter looking to make a wish list. Either way, we’re here to help! There are tons of great products out there that can make fantastic gifts for the crafters in your life. There are books that can teach you just about any crafting technique out there, and there are adorable accessories that will let the world know you love to craft. Here are just 6 gift ideas for the crafters and DIY-ers in your life.

Recipe Book Holiday Gift

This first book from the ModCloth “apartment” section would be perfect for anyone you know who loves to throw a party, and do all the prep work themselves. What’s a Hostess to Do? by Susan Spungen is said to include “313 ideas and inspirations for effortless entertaining,” as well as “121 recipes for spectacular party food.” Susan Spungen is a famed cook, food stylist and recipe developer who has poured her ideas into this book. If you’ve got an amateur party planner in your life, this might be just the gift for them.

To find out more about this holiday gift, visit ModCloth.
Ruler Pattern Wallet - Gifts for Crafters

Here’s a perfect gift for someone who’s looking for a new and crafty update to their handbag accessories. This wallet is made by Disaster Designs and has a measuring tape pattern with three small decorative buttons on the outside. Inside the wallet, there are three large interior pockets, one interior pocket that closes with a zipper and four interior pockets for assorted cards. The wallet measures 4 inches by 7 inches, so it is small enough to fit in your purse, but also large enough to hold what you need to carry. It’s an adorable design and is perfect for anyone who wants their craftiness reflected in their accessories.

For more information on this holiday gift, visit ModCloth.
 "A to Z of Crochet" - Gift Ideas for Crafters

Here’s another great book for anyone who is getting started in the world of crochet, or is a seasoned veteran. A to Z of Crochet: The Ultimate Guide for the Beginner to Advanced Crocheter promises to cover everything you need to know about crochet crafts. The book contains step-by-step instructions for crochet projects that are sure to be helpful. The site states that the book has information on fixing mistakes and answering almost any of your crochet questions. This book would be a great gift for anyone wanting to learn more about crocheting.

To learn more about this holiday gift, visit Craftsy.
Measuring Tape Bracelet - Gift ideas for Crafters

Have you seen those thick, yellow measuring tapes with the large numbers in black? If you have a friend who uses this kind of tape measure, or has fond memories of their mother using it, this bracelet might be the perfect accessory for them. This bracelet is made of glossy plastic with a silver metal backing. It’s chunky and can be worn with just about any outfit. This would be a great gift for someone who uses fabric in their crafts and loves chunky jewelry.

For more information about this holiday gift, visit ModCloth.
 "Your First Quilt Book" - Gift Ideas for Crafters

Every crafter has something they want to conquer. Perhaps you know someone for whom quilting is their personal Mt. Everest. Help them metaphorically climb that crafting mountain by getting them Your First Quilt Book by Carol Doak for the holidays. The book is written specifically for beginner quiltmakers, so it should be easy for anyone to understand. Your First Quilt Book will help new quilters understand the tools, supplies and techniques they’ll need to make their first quilt. 

To learn more about this holiday gift, visit Craftsy.
Scissor Necklace - Gift Ideas for Crafters

All types of crafters use scissors during some part of their work. This is another great gift for the crafter in your life who wants to accessorize in a crafty way. The charm is made of metal with a brushed gold finish to go with just about anything. The charm is held up by a thin gold chain that is held together by a lobster clasp. This is a great little jewelry accessory for a crafter who spends their time hunched over a table, snipping bits of paper, fabric or yarn.

For more information on this holiday gift, visit ModCloth.

Sources: ModCloth and Craftsy.

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