We’re nearly halfway through the 12 Fiber Gifts of Christmas which means the holiday shopping season is in full swing. As always, placing your orders sooner rather than later is highly encouraged to allow plenty of time for shipping. If you’re having a hard time trying to come up with ideas to gift that crafter or fiber artist in your life OR are one yourself and have no idea what to ask for, this is the guide for you to get the ball rolling! We’ve put together something sure to please every weaver, spinner, felter, dyer, crocheter, knitter, puncher, and rug hooker you might be browsing for this holiday season!
1. Stitch Stoppers
These adorable stitch stoppers go on the end of your knitting needles to prevent your stitches from coming undone when your project is set down. They stay snug on your needles and won’t slide off until you pull them off yourself. Fits knitting needle sizes US 2 (2.75mm) up to US 13 (9mm). View more here and here.
2. Morgan Lap Stand Combo
These Lap Stands are designed to elevate the project hoop above the lap allowing the user to have both hands free to work on the project. With 3 different size options to choose from, both hoops feature a no-slip surface and are collapsible! When unassembled, the whole system is less than an inch in height, easily slipping into your project tote bag. Great for storage, classroom work or traveling. Comes in three different sizes: 5” & 7”, 7” & 10”, and 10” & 14”.
3. Mini Looms
These mini looms make great gifts! Whether it’s for a child interested in crafting or for travel crafting, these looms pack a mighty punch. From left to right: Original TURTLE Loom™, Harrisville Potholder Loom, Schacht Zoom Loom.
A good pair of scissors is invaluable to any fiber artist. The double-curved design allows comfortable hand positioning above the project for an easy thread trimming! Explore all other scissors here.
5. Galina Hand Painted Spindle
If you’d like to give your spinner something really unique, consider a hand painted Turkish or drop spindle! We offer several designs of these handcrafted spindles that are sure to become a treasured novelty item for years to come. Find the rest here!
6. African Market Basket
These durable and handmade baskets are made by the people of Bolgatanga, Ghana. Their versatility makes them perfect for stash and loom baskets to keep all your yarn and tools handy! With a variety of shapes and sizes to choose from, these baskets are perfect for any crafter. Click here to explore the rest! Colors and patterns will vary - let us know if you have a preference.
7. Three Feet of Sheep
Perfect for felters and spinners alike! Each 3ft package comes with 8oz of BFL top in stunning color collections. Explore them all here.
8. Fringe Twister
This tiny, but mighty tool is perfect for adding some flare to your finished projects! We love this Leclerc 2 Clip Fringe Twister. Get it here.
9. Knitting Mill
Another nifty little tool to add to your crafter’s toolkit. The Prym Comfort Twist Knitting Mill makes it easy to knit I-Cord tubes for embellishments, weaving, accessories and more! Easily add flair to any finished project. Get it here.
10. Loom light
Give the gift of light! This loom light will attach to any surface 1.5” thick and is perfect to clamp onto a loom stand. It might be practical, but the weaver in your life will love it. Explore our entire line of lights and magnifiers here.
Still can’t decide? When all else fails, go with a gift card! It’s the foolproof way to make sure they get exactly what they want.
The most important thing is ensuring your gifts arrive on time! We want to make sure you have all of the information you need to get your Christmas gifts to your friends and family on time this year, so we have this handy dandy Christmas Shipping Guide for you to keep track of important shipping dates! Please keep this in mind when you are choosing your shipping method for items ordered in the month of December.
* For in-stock merchandise shipped within the Continental US
* Cutoff dates are derived from information from USPS, FedEx and UPS, and do not guarantee delivery prior to Christmas Day.
We appreciate all of your patience during this holiday season and thank you in advance for being kind and courteous with our Customer Service team. We promise to do all we can to help you get your holiday packages on time!