10 Gift Ideas for Quilters

Posted by on Nov 29, 2013 in Quilting | Comments


Every year as the holiday season rolls around, inevitably there are always people on your list that are difficult to buy for. We’re here to help you check your quilting friends and family members off your shopping list with this handy list of the best gifts for quilters. There’s something here for every quilter!

1. Finishing School: Edges & Bindings class

Help your quilting friend finish her quilts in style by signing her up for Finishing School. Or, browse our entire collection of online quilting classes to find a perfect fit for the quilter in your life!

Quilting Mat, on Craftsy

2. Rotary cutting mat

Most of us have cutting mats at home, but are they in tip-top shape? Cutting mats come in so many different sizes, styles and colors these days, it’s fun to have a couple to use for different projects and needs.

Scrap-Basket Sensations

3. Scrap-Basket Sensations book

Does the quilter you know have lots of leftover fabrics lying around? She’ll find plenty of ideas for putting them to good use with Kim Brackett’s book Scrap-Basket Sensations.

Craftsy T-shirt - www.craftsy.com

4. Craftsy T-shirt

Know a Craftsy fan? Let her show off her Craftsy pride with this custom Craftsy t-shirt? Available in 8 sizes!

Quilted Bag

5. Quilted tote bag

Tote bags can be fun and functional, and are very hip these days. If you have time, choose from the many available tote bag patterns, and create a bag for your friend in her favorite color. Or, buy a pattern you know your friend will love and include some fun fabrics so she can enjoy stitching it up herself!

 

Fabric on Craftsy.com

6. The perfect fabric

Send your friend their favorite cuts of fabric to inspire them this year.

Rotary Cutter for Quilting

7. Olfa Deluxe Ergonomic Rotary Cutter

Quilters can cut through multiple layers of fabric with ease with the Olfa Deluxe Ergonomic Rotary Cutter.

Quilt-Along on Craftsy

8. Keep on giving

If you have a friend on your list who really “has everything” search out a quilt-along club. With this gift your friend will have a fabulously fun activity for an entire month.

Secret Garden Quilt - Craftsy.com

9. Amy Butler’s Secret Garden project kit

Make life easy for on-the-go quilters by gifting her will all the supplies needed to make this lovely Secret Garden Quilt. The kit includes the quilt pattern and  gorgeous fabric, all designed exclusively by Amy Butler for Craftsy.

Kaffee Table Runner, on Craftsy.com

10. Kaffe Fassett Crazy Square table runner kit

If the quilter in your life loves the contemporary look, gift her with the this fun and bright table runner kit, which includes all the brightly colored fabrics needed to complete this quick quilt.

Enjoy the gift giving season, and remember that it’s the thought that counts!

What are some of your favorite gifts to give those challenging friends on your list?